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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Secondhand Smoke I

Inside indoor workplaces, do you THINK smoking should be allowed in all areas,
some areas or not allowed at all?

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  Total
Respond.^
Allowed in all areas Allowed in some areas Not allowed at all Don't know/Not sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,414 173 1.2 1.0- 1.5 3,651 24.3 23.2-25.4 11,293 73.0 71.9-74.1 297 1.4 1.2- 1.7
-Buncombe County 342 2 0.4 0.1- 2.0 70 19.1 14.8-24.4 267 79.0 73.4-83.7 3 1.4 0.3- 5.8
GENDER
Male 127 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 36 25.0 17.5-34.4 88 71.3 61.3-79.6 2 3.0 0.6-12.9
Female 215 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 34 14.5 9.9-20.8 179 85.1 78.8-89.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
RACE
White 308 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 61 19.1 14.5-24.7 243 79.0 73.0-83.9 2 1.5 0.3- 6.6
Other 32 0 0.0 . - . 7 18.0 7.7-36.4 24 80.8 62.5-91.4 1 1.2 0.2- 8.5
AGE
18-44 75 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 14 15.2 8.7-25.3 60 84.0 73.8-90.7 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 266 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 55 21.7 16.6-27.9 207 75.7 69.0-81.3 3 2.4 0.6- 9.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 2 1.3 0.3- 5.7 40 34.2 24.3-45.7 69 61.3 49.4-71.9 2 3.3 0.6-16.9
Some College + 228 0 0.0 . - . 30 11.6 7.9-16.7 197 87.9 82.7-91.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 2 0.8 0.2- 3.8 43 22.9 16.5-30.9 136 74.1 65.5-81.1 2 2.2 0.4-11.7
$50,000+ 123 0 0.0 . - . 19 14.0 8.5-22.2 103 85.2 76.9-90.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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