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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Secondhand Smoke Policy

Which of the following best describes your place of works' official smoking policy for work areas?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Not allowed Allowed in some areas Allowed in all areas No official policy
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,339 6,650 89.2 88.1-90.3 364 6.0 5.1- 7.0 139 2.0 1.6- 2.5 186 2.8 2.3- 3.4
-Iredell County 179 153 86.6 79.8-91.3 13 7.0 3.9-12.2 8 3.8 1.6- 8.6 5 2.7 0.9- 7.7
GENDER
Male 73 57 81.5 70.2-89.2 8 9.8 4.8-18.9 6 5.9 2.2-14.6 2 2.8 0.5-13.3
Female 106 96 92.7 85.9-96.3 5 3.6 1.4- 9.0 2 1.2 0.3- 5.2 3 2.6 0.7- 8.7
RACE
White 151 127 84.8 77.1-90.2 11 7.7 4.2-13.7 8 4.4 1.9- 9.9 5 3.1 1.1- 8.9
Other 27 25 97.5 89.4-99.5 2 2.5 0.5-10.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 104 89 86.3 77.1-92.2 10 7.4 3.8-14.1 3 3.4 1.0-11.4 2 2.8 0.7-11.4
45+ 75 64 87.1 76.4-93.3 3 6.0 1.9-17.5 5 4.4 1.7-10.9 3 2.5 0.7- 7.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 70 60 85.4 72.8-92.8 6 7.3 3.1-16.3 2 4.0 0.9-16.5 2 3.3 0.6-16.7
Some College + 109 93 87.4 79.3-92.7 7 6.7 3.0-14.3 6 3.6 1.5- 8.5 3 2.3 0.7- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 88 74 85.8 74.5-92.6 5 4.3 1.5-11.5 5 5.0 1.6-14.7 4 4.9 1.5-15.3
$50,000+ 74 63 86.5 76.5-92.6 7 9.4 4.5-18.9 3 3.2 1.0-10.2 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported working indoors most of the time.

^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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