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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Secondhand Smoke Policy

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Respond.^
Not allowed anywhere Allowed in some places Allowed anywhere No rules about smoking
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,780 12,461 75.1 74.2-76.0 1,382 8.6 8.0- 9.2 886 5.1 4.7- 5.6 2,051 11.2 10.6-11.9
-Davidson County 444 304 69.6 63.3-75.2 36 8.8 5.3-14.1 38 7.3 5.1-10.4 66 14.4 10.3-19.7
GENDER
Male 178 132 71.8 61.4-80.3 7 6.7 2.3-18.0 15 6.3 3.6-10.7 24 15.3 9.1-24.6
Female 266 172 67.1 59.8-73.7 29 11.0 7.1-16.7 23 8.4 5.2-13.3 42 13.4 9.1-19.3
RACE
White 376 254 67.8 61.3-73.6 29 7.2 4.7-11.1 35 8.9 6.1-12.7 58 16.1 11.4-22.3
Other 66 49 76.7 56.9-89.1 6 12.9 3.6-36.9 3 1.9 0.5- 6.5 8 8.5 3.1-21.5
AGE
18-44 170 125 71.4 61.2-79.8 17 11.1 5.7-20.5 12 6.1 3.3-11.0 16 11.4 6.0-20.6
45+ 274 179 67.2 60.6-73.3 19 5.7 3.4- 9.2 26 8.8 5.8-13.1 50 18.3 13.4-24.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 277 179 65.6 57.1-73.3 20 8.7 4.3-16.9 30 9.1 6.1-13.6 48 16.6 11.1-24.1
Some College + 167 125 77.0 68.9-83.5 16 8.9 5.1-15.0 8 3.8 1.7- 8.4 18 10.3 5.9-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 269 170 67.9 59.6-75.2 26 11.1 6.0-19.7 28 8.2 5.4-12.1 45 12.8 8.6-18.7
$50,000+ 114 95 80.5 70.4-87.7 4 4.8 1.8-12.5 5 4.5 1.8-11.1 10 10.2 5.1-19.2

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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