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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Secondhand Smoke Policy

Which of the following best describes your place of works' official smoking policy for indoor public
or common areas, such as lobbies, rest rooms, and lunch rooms?*

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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 2,712 2,143 77.2 74.6-79.5 376 15.6 13.5-17.9 46 1.8 1.2- 2.5 147 5.5 4.4- 6.9
-Cabarrus County 65 53 80.7 65.5-90.2 8 12.6 5.4-26.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 3 6.3 1.8-19.9
GENDER
Male 27 20 77.0 54.9-90.2 4 12.1 4.2-30.5 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 2 10.1 2.3-35.5
Female 38 33 84.3 60.1-95.1 4 13.1 3.4-38.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.6 0.4-16.6
RACE
White 51 44 88.9 76.7-95.1 4 6.3 2.1-17.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 2 4.2 1.0-15.4
Other 14 9 65.6 34.4-87.4 4 24.2 7.3-56.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.2 1.4-47.3
AGE
18-44 32 27 82.0 59.9-93.3 3 10.7 2.8-33.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.4 1.6-28.1
45+ 32 25 77.7 56.9-90.1 5 16.9 6.3-38.0 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1 1 4.3 0.6-24.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 19 15 76.9 47.4-92.5 2 7.7 1.7-29.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 15.4 3.4-48.4
Some College + 46 38 82.5 63.6-92.7 6 15.0 5.5-34.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 1 2.0 0.3-12.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 22 18 85.6 64.3-95.2 3 10.2 2.9-30.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.2 0.6-25.2
$50,000+ 39 32 83.3 64.2-93.2 4 7.9 2.5-22.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 2 8.2 1.8-30.2

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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.

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