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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 2,293 27 1.1 0.6- 1.9 797 36.6 33.7-39.7 1,428 60.9 57.8-63.9 41 1.4 0.9- 2.2
GENDER
Males 696 12 1.6 0.8- 3.2 263 37.2 32.2-42.5 406 59.5 54.1-64.6 15 1.7 0.8- 3.6
Females 1,597 15 0.7 0.3- 1.6 534 36.1 32.7-39.7 1,022 62.1 58.5-65.5 26 1.1 0.7- 1.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 24 0 0.0 . - . 9 26.9 11.1-52.1 15 73.1 47.9-88.9 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 2,257 27 1.1 0.6- 1.9 784 36.7 33.7-39.8 1,406 60.8 57.7-63.8 40 1.4 0.8- 2.2
AGE
18-24 79 0 0.0 . - . 36 45.8 31.8-60.6 43 54.2 39.4-68.2 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 262 2 0.8 0.1- 5.0 99 38.7 31.2-46.7 159 58.9 50.9-66.5 2 1.5 0.3- 7.8
35-44 398 3 0.9 0.3- 3.3 130 32.6 26.9-38.9 264 66.1 59.8-71.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4
45-54 515 10 1.3 0.6- 3.0 186 35.8 30.3-41.7 314 61.9 55.9-67.5 5 1.0 0.4- 2.9
55-64 443 4 2.5 0.8- 7.6 150 32.9 27.6-38.8 279 63.2 57.1-68.9 10 1.3 0.7- 2.7
65-74 345 4 1.0 0.3- 3.5 117 39.7 33.2-46.7 218 57.6 50.7-64.2 6 1.6 0.6- 4.2
75+ 230 4 0.8 0.3- 2.6 71 34.7 26.7-43.7 138 57.5 48.7-65.8 17 7.0 3.6-12.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 420 8 2.3 0.8- 6.6 132 35.7 28.9-43.0 263 59.4 51.9-66.4 17 2.7 1.6- 4.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 802 11 1.2 0.5- 2.5 306 40.5 35.1-46.1 471 56.5 50.9-62.0 14 1.9 0.8- 4.1
Some Post-H.S. 569 4 0.7 0.2- 2.5 216 38.0 32.6-43.7 341 60.5 54.7-65.9 8 0.8 0.3- 2.2
College Graduate 497 4 0.8 0.2- 3.8 141 29.1 23.6-35.3 350 69.8 63.5-75.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 417 8 1.4 0.5- 3.8 145 39.3 32.5-46.7 246 56.4 49.2-63.4 18 2.9 1.6- 5.2
$15,000- 24,999 492 9 2.0 0.8- 5.2 201 42.2 35.0-49.7 273 54.1 46.5-61.5 9 1.7 0.7- 4.0
$25,000- 34,999 294 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 112 38.5 30.6-46.9 176 57.1 48.4-65.4 4 3.1 0.9-10.3
$35,000- 49,999 316 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 92 27.1 21.1-34.1 222 72.7 65.7-78.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
$50,000-74,999 249 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9 90 37.9 30.0-46.6 154 61.0 52.4-69.0 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1
$75,000+ 234 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 58 25.5 18.7-33.7 175 74.3 66.0-81.1 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 921 14 1.4 0.6- 3.2 335 36.4 31.9-41.1 540 59.7 54.9-64.4 32 2.5 1.6- 3.9
No 1,324 13 1.0 0.5- 2.0 446 37.0 33.1-41.1 856 61.2 57.1-65.2 9 0.8 0.3- 2.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 290 3 1.3 0.4- 5.0 109 33.5 26.5-41.2 174 63.5 55.6-70.7 4 1.7 0.5- 5.2
Non-Veteran 2,003 24 1.1 0.6- 1.9 688 37.2 34.0-40.6 1,254 60.4 57.0-63.7 37 1.3 0.8- 2.2

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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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