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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 9,585 105 1.0 0.7- 1.3 2,980 32.2 30.8-33.6 6,372 65.8 64.4-67.2 128 1.0 0.8- 1.3
RACE
White 7,359 84 1.0 0.8- 1.4 2,278 32.2 30.6-33.9 4,905 65.6 64.0-67.3 92 1.1 0.8- 1.4
African American 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
Other Minorities 594 6 1.0 0.4- 2.8 157 24.0 19.6-29.1 422 74.4 69.3-79.0 9 0.5 0.3- 1.2
AGE
18-24 268 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 102 34.9 27.9-42.7 165 64.9 57.1-71.9 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 923 7 0.9 0.4- 2.2 311 34.5 30.7-38.5 597 63.8 59.7-67.6 8 0.9 0.4- 2.0
35-44 1,459 8 0.3 0.2- 0.7 470 32.5 29.5-35.6 969 66.5 63.4-69.5 12 0.7 0.4- 1.3
45-54 1,832 30 1.7 1.0- 2.7 610 32.5 29.8-35.2 1,181 65.0 62.2-67.7 11 0.9 0.5- 1.7
55-64 1,969 21 0.9 0.5- 1.4 629 31.9 29.3-34.6 1,295 66.1 63.5-68.7 24 1.1 0.7- 1.7
65-74 1,714 10 0.4 0.2- 0.8 483 29.2 26.5-32.1 1,199 68.9 66.0-71.7 22 1.4 0.8- 2.6
75+ 1,346 26 2.6 1.5- 4.4 349 27.1 24.1-30.4 920 66.9 63.5-70.2 51 3.3 2.4- 4.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,318 28 2.6 1.6- 4.4 430 34.1 30.3-38.0 812 60.8 56.8-64.7 48 2.5 1.7- 3.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,787 30 0.8 0.5- 1.3 1,017 38.7 35.8-41.8 1,698 59.4 56.3-62.4 42 1.1 0.7- 1.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,692 25 0.7 0.5- 1.1 901 35.9 33.2-38.6 1,743 62.5 59.7-65.1 23 1.0 0.5- 1.7
College Graduate 2,767 21 0.6 0.3- 1.2 628 21.6 19.5-23.8 2,103 77.3 75.0-79.3 15 0.5 0.3- 0.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,225 27 1.9 1.1- 3.1 440 35.9 31.7-40.4 729 60.3 55.7-64.8 29 1.9 1.1- 3.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,595 22 1.2 0.7- 2.3 604 40.5 36.7-44.4 944 57.2 53.3-61.1 25 1.1 0.7- 1.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,015 7 1.0 0.4- 2.9 344 35.3 31.2-39.6 654 62.4 58.1-66.6 10 1.2 0.6- 2.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,281 12 0.7 0.3- 1.6 409 35.6 31.8-39.6 854 63.0 58.9-66.8 6 0.7 0.3- 2.0
$50,000-74,999 1,261 10 0.7 0.3- 1.4 381 30.3 27.0-33.8 861 68.2 64.6-71.5 9 0.9 0.4- 2.0
$75,000+ 1,700 11 0.5 0.3- 1.1 360 21.5 18.7-24.6 1,320 77.5 74.4-80.4 9 0.5 0.2- 0.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,639 58 1.3 0.9- 1.9 1,240 36.6 34.2-39.2 2,270 60.5 58.0-63.0 71 1.5 1.1- 2.0
No 5,841 47 0.8 0.5- 1.2 1,708 30.0 28.3-31.8 4,031 68.4 66.6-70.1 55 0.8 0.6- 1.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 207 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 66 34.7 26.2-44.3 139 64.3 54.7-72.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5
Non-Veteran 9,378 104 1.0 0.7- 1.3 2,914 32.1 30.7-33.6 6,233 65.8 64.4-67.3 127 1.1 0.8- 1.3

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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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