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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 169 157 93.1 87.3-96.4 5 2.0 0.8- 5.0 5 3.5 1.3- 9.2 2 1.4 0.3- 5.6
GENDER
Male 54 48 90.0 77.8-95.8 2 2.1 0.5- 9.1 2 4.8 1.1-18.2 2 3.1 0.8-12.0
Female 115 109 95.6 90.3-98.1 3 1.8 0.6- 5.7 3 2.5 0.8- 7.8 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 140 130 92.9 86.0-96.5 5 2.5 1.0- 6.3 3 2.8 0.7-10.3 2 1.8 0.4- 7.0
Other 29 27 93.9 77.8-98.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 6.1 1.5-22.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 91 84 94.0 87.3-97.3 3 2.1 0.6- 6.8 3 2.7 0.8- 8.2 1 1.3 0.2- 8.5
45+ 77 72 91.3 77.7-97.0 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1 2 5.2 1.1-21.8 1 1.7 0.2-10.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 52 90.2 78.7-95.8 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 4 6.3 2.3-16.4 1 2.5 0.3-15.7
Some College + 111 105 94.5 86.6-97.9 4 2.4 0.8- 6.9 1 2.1 0.3-13.6 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 65 59 92.4 82.7-96.9 3 2.4 0.7- 7.3 2 3.0 0.7-11.9 1 2.2 0.3-14.2
$50,000+ 86 82 94.2 83.9-98.0 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2 1 2.7 0.4-16.7 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3

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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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