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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Secondhand Smoke I

In restaurants, do you THINK smoking should be allowed in all areas, some areas or not allowed at all?

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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 15,406 258 1.7 1.4- 2.1 5,164 35.3 34.1-36.5 9,722 61.7 60.4-62.9 262 1.4 1.1- 1.6
-Mecklenburg County 656 9 0.9 0.4- 1.8 186 28.0 23.9-32.5 453 69.8 65.2-74.0 8 1.3 0.5- 3.4
GENDER
Male 266 5 0.9 0.3- 2.1 93 33.5 27.1-40.6 163 63.6 56.4-70.2 5 2.0 0.6- 6.6
Female 390 4 0.9 0.3- 2.8 93 22.4 17.7-27.9 290 76.1 70.5-81.0 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9
RACE
White 448 8 1.1 0.6- 2.3 117 25.9 21.3-31.1 317 71.9 66.6-76.6 6 1.1 0.5- 2.5
Other 207 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 69 31.1 24.0-39.1 135 66.8 58.6-74.2 2 1.6 0.3- 8.7
AGE
18-44 196 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 53 26.5 20.1-34.3 140 71.6 63.7-78.3 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1
45+ 451 7 1.1 0.5- 2.4 128 29.0 24.4-34.2 309 68.4 63.2-73.2 7 1.4 0.7- 3.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6 57 29.5 21.7-38.6 111 65.9 56.4-74.3 5 3.3 1.0-10.5
Some College + 476 6 0.7 0.3- 1.5 128 27.4 22.8-32.6 339 71.5 66.3-76.2 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 263 3 0.8 0.2- 2.4 98 34.6 27.4-42.5 156 61.8 53.6-69.3 6 2.9 0.9- 8.6
$50,000+ 306 4 0.9 0.3- 2.7 65 23.9 18.6-30.2 236 75.0 68.7-80.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6

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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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