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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 393 289 75.1 69.6-79.8 33 8.2 5.6-11.9 21 3.9 2.4- 6.2 50 12.9 9.3-17.6
GENDER
Male 157 119 76.0 67.3-83.0 11 8.1 4.3-14.5 6 2.7 1.1- 6.4 21 13.2 7.9-21.2
Female 236 170 74.0 67.3-79.7 22 8.4 5.3-12.9 15 5.1 3.0- 8.8 29 12.5 8.5-18.0
RACE
White 336 249 75.7 69.8-80.7 26 7.8 5.1-11.8 18 3.7 2.2- 6.2 43 12.8 9.0-18.0
Other 56 39 71.5 56.2-83.1 7 10.5 4.2-23.8 3 4.7 1.3-14.9 7 13.3 6.0-27.1
AGE
18-44 167 127 78.6 70.7-84.8 19 9.3 5.7-14.9 3 1.3 0.4- 4.4 18 10.8 6.3-17.9
45+ 226 162 70.8 63.2-77.3 14 6.8 3.6-12.5 18 7.0 4.2-11.4 32 15.5 10.4-22.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 130 69.6 61.2-76.9 14 6.6 3.7-11.6 13 5.4 2.9- 9.7 33 18.3 12.4-26.4
Some College + 203 159 80.3 73.2-85.9 19 9.7 5.8-15.8 8 2.4 1.1- 4.9 17 7.6 4.3-13.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 211 142 72.4 65.0-78.7 22 9.2 5.7-14.5 14 4.6 2.5- 8.1 33 13.8 9.5-19.7
$50,000+ 124 101 77.7 66.8-85.8 7 7.2 3.2-15.3 3 1.6 0.5- 4.9 13 13.5 7.1-24.3

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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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