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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 73 46 51.4 36.1-66.4 17 35.3 21.0-53.0 4 5.6 2.0-14.7 6 7.6 2.8-19.2
GENDER
Male 27 11 35.1 17.5-57.8 9 46.3 24.8-69.2 4 9.5 3.3-24.6 3 9.1 2.4-29.4
Female 46 35 75.2 57.4-87.2 8 19.4 8.8-37.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.4 1.6-16.8
RACE
White 25 17 50.7 24.7-76.4 7 44.1 19.0-72.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.2 0.7-29.8
Other 48 29 51.7 33.7-69.3 10 31.8 16.1-53.0 4 7.9 2.8-20.3 5 8.6 2.7-24.3
AGE
18-44 34 22 48.9 29.1-69.1 9 42.5 23.0-64.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.6 2.4-26.5
45+ 39 24 56.7 39.0-72.9 8 20.1 9.5-37.6 4 17.7 6.8-38.6 3 5.5 1.7-16.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 29 15 30.6 15.2-52.2 8 48.8 26.8-71.3 4 11.1 3.9-28.1 2 9.4 2.1-33.3
Some College + 44 31 72.7 50.1-87.6 9 21.6 8.0-46.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 5.7 1.9-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 48 29 47.9 29.6-66.8 12 40.2 22.0-61.5 4 8.3 2.9-21.3 3 3.6 1.1-11.4
$50,000+ 20 15 68.4 38.8-88.0 3 9.8 2.7-30.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 21.9 5.5-57.2

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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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