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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 399 7 1.6 0.7- 3.9 99 26.4 20.6-33.2 288 71.4 64.6-77.4 5 0.6 0.2- 1.5
GENDER
Male 165 4 2.7 0.9- 7.5 52 29.0 20.5-39.1 105 67.3 57.1-76.2 4 1.0 0.4- 2.9
Female 234 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1 47 24.0 16.5-33.5 183 75.2 65.7-82.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
RACE
White 345 7 2.1 0.8- 4.9 87 26.9 20.8-34.0 246 70.3 63.2-76.6 5 0.7 0.3- 1.9
Other 54 0 0.0 . - . 12 24.6 11.6-44.6 42 75.4 55.4-88.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 109 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 24 24.3 15.0-36.8 84 74.8 62.3-84.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 288 6 2.4 0.9- 6.1 75 28.7 22.9-35.3 202 67.7 61.1-73.8 5 1.2 0.5- 3.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 211 5 2.0 0.7- 5.5 67 33.0 24.3-43.1 134 63.9 53.8-72.9 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8
Some College + 187 2 1.2 0.2- 6.1 32 19.0 12.2-28.5 153 79.8 70.3-86.8 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 4 1.6 0.4- 5.4 62 33.1 24.2-43.4 142 64.1 53.9-73.2 5 1.2 0.5- 3.1
$50,000+ 121 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 26 25.5 16.2-37.6 94 73.8 61.7-83.1 0 0.0 . - .

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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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