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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 659 6 0.8 0.3- 1.9 113 17.6 14.1-21.7 528 80.6 76.5-84.2 12 1.0 0.5- 1.9
GENDER
Male 268 3 0.8 0.2- 2.9 65 22.6 17.2-29.2 196 75.7 69.1-81.3 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2
Female 391 3 0.7 0.2- 2.7 48 12.3 8.6-17.5 332 85.7 80.5-89.7 8 1.2 0.6- 2.6
RACE
White 450 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 72 16.1 12.3-20.8 367 82.3 77.5-86.2 7 1.1 0.5- 2.4
Other 208 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 41 19.6 13.7-27.3 160 78.4 70.7-84.5 5 0.9 0.3- 2.3
AGE
18-44 197 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 27 15.3 10.1-22.6 169 84.2 77.0-89.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 453 5 1.1 0.4- 3.0 86 20.1 16.0-25.0 350 76.7 71.8-81.0 12 2.0 1.1- 3.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 178 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6 37 22.2 15.0-31.5 133 75.3 66.0-82.7 6 1.5 0.6- 3.6
Some College + 477 4 0.6 0.2- 2.0 76 15.6 12.0-20.0 391 83.0 78.5-86.7 6 0.8 0.3- 1.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 262 3 1.1 0.3- 3.9 65 25.6 19.0-33.6 188 71.7 63.7-78.5 6 1.5 0.7- 3.5
$50,000+ 308 3 0.7 0.2- 2.6 33 12.3 8.5-17.6 272 87.0 81.7-90.9 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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