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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Inside indoor workplaces, do you THINK smoking should be allowed in all areas,
some areas or not allowed at all?

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 693 13 1.8 1.0- 3.5 227 32.8 27.9-38.2 440 64.5 59.1-69.5 13 0.8 0.5- 1.6
AGE
18-24 29 0 0.0 . - . 11 45.4 24.9-67.6 18 54.6 32.4-75.1 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 68 0 0.0 . - . 22 33.3 21.7-47.5 45 66.1 52.0-77.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7
35-44 129 2 2.2 0.5- 8.2 29 24.9 17.1-34.7 98 72.9 62.9-81.0 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 171 4 2.1 0.7- 6.7 61 33.3 25.1-42.7 102 63.3 53.8-71.8 4 1.3 0.4- 4.1
55-64 144 3 4.3 1.2-14.4 46 26.6 18.8-36.1 93 68.0 57.8-76.8 2 1.1 0.2- 5.2
65-74 88 3 2.9 0.8- 9.9 37 44.8 33.3-56.8 45 49.2 37.4-61.1 3 3.1 0.9-10.2
75+ 59 1 2.5 0.3-15.6 19 29.2 17.2-44.9 36 65.7 49.8-78.7 3 2.7 0.8- 8.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 121 6 7.9 3.1-18.8 37 27.1 17.4-39.8 71 61.7 48.0-73.7 7 3.3 1.4- 7.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 273 4 0.8 0.2- 2.8 102 40.8 32.1-50.1 163 57.8 48.5-66.5 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8
Some Post-H.S. 167 2 1.3 0.3- 6.1 57 31.6 23.1-41.5 107 66.9 56.9-75.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
College Graduate 129 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 30 20.6 13.3-30.5 97 77.8 67.8-85.4 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 100 7 5.6 2.3-13.3 33 37.9 24.9-53.0 55 54.5 40.4-68.0 5 1.9 0.7- 5.1
$15,000- 24,999 127 0 0.0 . - . 44 27.7 18.3-39.7 81 71.2 59.2-80.9 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4
$25,000- 34,999 85 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 36 51.3 34.7-67.6 47 45.9 30.3-62.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5
$35,000- 49,999 128 2 1.8 0.4- 7.8 35 26.0 17.6-36.6 89 71.5 60.8-80.2 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6
$50,000-74,999 87 0 0.0 . - . 33 32.9 21.9-46.2 54 67.1 53.8-78.1 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 97 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4 20 17.3 10.4-27.2 76 81.6 71.5-88.7 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 285 7 3.1 1.2- 7.6 88 30.2 22.4-39.5 181 64.9 55.9-73.0 9 1.8 0.8- 3.7
No 390 5 1.0 0.4- 2.5 134 34.6 28.2-41.6 247 64.1 57.1-70.5 4 0.4 0.1- 1.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 236 4 1.9 0.6- 5.8 82 34.3 25.4-44.5 149 63.7 53.6-72.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Non-Veteran 457 9 1.8 0.8- 4.0 145 32.2 26.4-38.6 291 64.8 58.3-70.7 12 1.2 0.6- 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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