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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-FEMALES

In bars, 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 15,217 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
-FEMALES 9,464 580 6.7 5.9- 7.7 3,417 39.5 38.0-41.0 4,581 46.3 44.8-47.8 886 7.4 6.7- 8.2
RACE
White 7,261 477 7.7 6.7- 8.9 2,605 39.3 37.6-41.1 3,491 45.2 43.5-46.9 688 7.7 6.9- 8.6
African American 1,579 68 4.4 2.9- 6.6 589 41.2 37.7-44.8 771 47.1 43.7-50.6 151 7.3 5.8- 9.1
Other Minorities 590 31 3.8 2.4- 6.2 216 38.8 32.7-45.2 303 52.7 46.4-59.0 40 4.6 2.8- 7.6
AGE
18-24 267 21 8.6 4.8-14.9 140 49.7 41.8-57.6 96 36.7 29.2-44.8 10 5.0 2.5- 9.9
25-34 918 77 10.2 7.6-13.4 420 44.2 40.2-48.3 380 41.4 37.4-45.5 41 4.2 2.9- 6.1
35-44 1,445 91 5.8 4.6- 7.4 647 45.0 41.8-48.2 627 43.5 40.3-46.7 80 5.7 4.3- 7.6
45-54 1,819 148 7.3 6.0- 8.9 735 40.2 37.4-43.2 828 46.7 43.8-49.7 108 5.7 4.5- 7.2
55-64 1,946 120 5.2 4.2- 6.5 660 33.8 31.2-36.5 999 53.2 50.4-55.9 167 7.8 6.5- 9.4
65-74 1,676 71 3.7 2.8- 4.9 487 29.7 27.0-32.5 907 54.2 51.2-57.1 211 12.4 10.5-14.6
75+ 1,320 47 4.3 3.0- 6.2 302 24.8 21.9-28.1 710 52.9 49.4-56.3 261 18.0 15.6-20.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,302 81 6.1 4.3- 8.6 367 35.6 31.5-39.9 648 46.7 42.6-50.9 206 11.6 9.5-14.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,747 195 8.7 6.8-11.2 1,037 40.4 37.4-43.5 1,215 42.1 39.0-45.2 300 8.8 7.4-10.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,658 196 8.1 6.7- 9.8 1,032 43.7 40.9-46.6 1,223 41.7 39.0-44.4 207 6.5 5.2- 8.0
College Graduate 2,737 107 3.8 2.9- 5.1 980 36.5 34.0-39.1 1,483 54.5 51.9-57.1 167 5.1 4.2- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,205 101 9.0 6.7-12.1 424 39.3 34.5-44.3 538 43.3 38.4-48.4 142 8.3 6.6-10.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,572 128 10.2 7.7-13.6 573 40.4 36.5-44.4 705 41.2 37.3-45.2 166 8.2 6.6-10.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,005 56 5.8 4.1- 8.2 390 43.2 38.9-47.7 461 42.5 38.3-46.9 98 8.4 6.6-10.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,264 79 6.2 4.6- 8.5 502 44.5 40.5-48.6 593 44.2 40.2-48.2 90 5.1 3.9- 6.6
$50,000-74,999 1,248 79 6.5 4.9- 8.6 469 40.0 36.3-43.7 615 47.0 43.2-50.8 85 6.5 4.8- 8.8
$75,000+ 1,689 65 5.0 3.2- 7.7 629 38.5 35.2-41.9 916 52.6 49.1-56.0 79 4.0 3.0- 5.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,593 256 7.9 6.3- 9.9 1,276 39.0 36.6-41.5 1,676 44.0 41.5-46.5 385 9.0 7.7-10.5
No 5,765 317 6.1 5.2- 7.1 2,108 39.8 37.9-41.8 2,855 47.5 45.6-49.5 485 6.5 5.8- 7.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 204 12 7.1 3.0-15.7 83 43.0 34.2-52.4 99 46.3 37.2-55.7 10 3.6 1.7- 7.3
Non-Veteran 9,260 568 6.7 5.9- 7.7 3,334 39.4 37.9-41.0 4,482 46.3 44.8-47.9 876 7.5 6.8- 8.3

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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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