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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-FEMALES

Inside indoor workplaces, 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 15,414 173 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
-FEMALES 9,586 57 0.6 0.4- 0.9 1,915 18.7 17.6-19.9 7,469 79.5 78.3-80.7 145 1.1 0.8- 1.5
RACE
White 7,359 39 0.5 0.3- 0.7 1,454 18.7 17.4-20.0 5,753 79.6 78.2-80.9 113 1.2 0.8- 1.7
African American 1,599 12 1.1 0.5- 2.5 355 21.0 18.4-24.0 1,205 76.6 73.5-79.4 27 1.3 0.8- 2.1
Other Minorities 594 6 1.0 0.4- 2.6 99 14.1 10.5-18.6 484 84.6 80.0-88.3 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8
AGE
18-24 268 2 0.7 0.2- 3.2 43 15.9 11.2-22.0 222 82.2 75.7-87.3 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9
25-34 922 6 0.9 0.4- 2.1 153 14.6 12.0-17.7 759 84.0 80.8-86.7 4 0.5 0.2- 1.5
35-44 1,458 6 0.3 0.1- 0.8 293 19.1 16.7-21.8 1,153 80.1 77.4-82.6 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0
45-54 1,834 14 0.6 0.3- 1.2 379 20.3 18.1-22.7 1,433 78.4 76.0-80.7 8 0.6 0.3- 1.4
55-64 1,971 8 0.5 0.2- 1.0 438 21.5 19.3-23.9 1,508 77.3 74.9-79.6 17 0.7 0.4- 1.2
65-74 1,711 5 0.2 0.1- 0.5 334 19.7 17.4-22.3 1,342 78.3 75.7-80.7 30 1.8 1.1- 2.7
75+ 1,347 14 1.5 0.7- 3.1 256 20.5 17.7-23.7 999 73.2 69.9-76.3 78 4.8 3.7- 6.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,319 16 1.3 0.7- 2.5 345 26.3 22.9-30.0 910 70.2 66.4-73.7 48 2.3 1.5- 3.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,791 13 0.6 0.2- 1.3 728 24.9 22.5-27.5 1,999 73.3 70.7-75.8 51 1.2 0.8- 1.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,690 18 0.7 0.4- 1.3 536 19.8 17.7-22.1 2,105 78.2 75.7-80.4 31 1.3 0.6- 2.8
College Graduate 2,767 10 0.4 0.1- 1.0 303 8.4 7.3- 9.7 2,439 90.8 89.5-92.0 15 0.4 0.2- 0.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,224 20 1.6 0.9- 2.7 369 29.9 25.8-34.3 809 67.0 62.5-71.2 26 1.5 0.9- 2.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,596 11 1.2 0.5- 2.9 409 25.4 22.1-28.9 1,150 72.5 68.9-75.8 26 1.0 0.6- 1.5
$25,000- 34,999 1,017 5 0.5 0.2- 1.5 211 21.7 18.2-25.6 789 76.6 72.7-80.2 12 1.1 0.5- 2.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,277 6 0.3 0.1- 0.7 247 19.9 16.8-23.4 1,009 78.6 75.1-81.8 15 1.2 0.6- 2.4
$50,000-74,999 1,259 5 0.4 0.1- 1.3 182 11.5 9.7-13.7 1,068 87.8 85.5-89.7 4 0.2 0.1- 0.7
$75,000+ 1,701 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7 183 9.9 8.2-11.9 1,511 89.7 87.7-91.4 4 0.2 0.1- 0.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,636 33 1.1 0.7- 1.8 862 22.8 20.9-24.8 2,662 74.2 72.0-76.3 79 1.9 1.2- 3.1
No 5,845 24 0.4 0.3- 0.7 1,036 16.7 15.4-18.1 4,720 82.1 80.6-83.5 65 0.7 0.5- 1.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 207 2 2.9 0.5-15.9 36 19.1 12.6-27.8 169 78.0 68.3-85.4 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 9,379 55 0.6 0.4- 0.8 1,879 18.7 17.6-19.9 7,300 79.6 78.4-80.7 145 1.1 0.9- 1.5

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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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