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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Secondhand Smoke I

In bars, 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 15,217 1,308 9.9 9.1-10.8 5,762 42.2 41.0-43.5 6,707 40.4 39.2-41.6 1,440 7.5 6.9- 8.1
-Mecklenburg County 653 45 8.1 5.6-11.5 231 37.1 32.4-42.0 331 49.5 44.7-54.4 46 5.3 3.7- 7.6
GENDER
Male 264 29 11.4 7.5-17.2 98 38.6 31.7-46.1 119 44.7 37.5-52.0 18 5.3 2.9- 9.3
Female 389 16 4.6 2.3- 9.0 133 35.5 29.5-42.0 212 54.5 48.1-60.9 28 5.3 3.4- 8.2
RACE
White 444 37 9.7 6.6-14.0 150 34.0 28.8-39.6 227 51.6 45.8-57.3 30 4.8 3.2- 6.9
Other 208 8 5.9 2.6-12.8 81 41.4 33.2-50.1 103 46.6 38.4-55.1 16 6.1 3.2-11.2
AGE
18-44 196 15 9.7 5.6-16.4 77 39.2 31.4-47.5 102 49.2 41.0-57.4 2 1.9 0.5- 7.7
45+ 448 30 6.6 4.4- 9.7 151 35.2 30.1-40.7 223 49.4 44.0-54.9 44 8.8 6.4-12.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 14 11.6 6.2-20.7 54 31.6 23.0-41.7 84 46.9 37.2-57.0 23 9.9 5.7-16.6
Some College + 474 31 6.5 4.3- 9.8 176 39.7 34.3-45.3 244 50.6 45.1-56.0 23 3.3 2.1- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 261 17 7.0 3.6-12.9 111 43.2 35.1-51.8 111 43.1 35.0-51.6 22 6.6 3.7-11.6
$50,000+ 306 23 8.6 5.4-13.4 97 34.0 28.1-40.5 175 55.0 48.4-61.4 11 2.4 1.3- 4.4

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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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