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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 73 62 86.3 75.0-93.0 7 10.8 4.8-22.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.9 1.0- 7.9
GENDER
Male 30 24 81.9 63.2-92.3 6 18.1 7.7-36.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Female 43 38 92.2 81.5-97.0 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 6.7 2.3-17.5
RACE
White 46 41 90.2 76.1-96.3 4 8.3 2.7-22.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.6 0.2-10.6
Other 27 21 80.5 58.7-92.3 3 14.7 4.5-38.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 4.8 1.4-15.5
AGE
18-44 36 32 89.3 72.5-96.3 4 10.7 3.7-27.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 37 30 81.0 62.8-91.5 3 10.9 3.2-30.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 8.1 2.8-21.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 16 14 85.9 51.9-97.2 2 14.1 2.8-48.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 57 48 86.5 73.9-93.5 5 9.8 3.8-22.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.8 1.3-10.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 29 21 74.8 53.1-88.7 5 19.7 7.4-42.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.4 1.6-17.0
$50,000+ 39 36 91.9 76.5-97.5 2 6.5 1.6-22.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.6 0.2-10.9

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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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