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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-MALES

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
-MALES 5,821 153 2.5 1.8- 3.3 2,184 38.6 36.7-40.6 3,350 57.2 55.2-59.2 134 1.7 1.3- 2.2
RACE
White 4,638 134 2.7 2.1- 3.5 1,752 39.8 37.7-42.0 2,643 55.7 53.6-57.9 109 1.8 1.4- 2.3
African American 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
Other Minorities 464 7 2.6 0.6-10.5 159 34.0 27.4-41.2 289 62.1 54.7-69.0 9 1.4 0.5- 3.5
AGE
18-24 200 6 3.6 1.1-11.1 86 45.6 36.8-54.6 105 50.2 41.3-59.1 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
25-34 557 6 1.8 0.8- 4.3 231 40.1 35.2-45.3 311 56.5 51.3-61.5 9 1.6 0.7- 3.6
35-44 931 26 2.6 1.7- 3.9 380 37.9 34.2-41.8 517 58.8 54.8-62.6 8 0.8 0.3- 1.7
45-54 1,163 26 1.8 1.1- 2.8 485 40.7 37.2-44.4 637 56.2 52.6-59.9 15 1.2 0.6- 2.4
55-64 1,331 45 3.3 2.2- 5.0 499 35.8 32.6-39.0 754 58.5 55.1-61.7 33 2.5 1.6- 3.7
65-74 965 31 3.0 1.9- 4.6 317 32.2 28.8-35.8 589 62.0 58.2-65.5 28 2.9 1.8- 4.5
75+ 648 13 1.3 0.6- 2.5 181 29.8 25.3-34.6 416 62.9 57.9-67.6 38 6.1 4.0- 9.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 859 41 5.6 2.9-10.5 320 36.1 31.1-41.5 466 56.1 50.6-61.6 32 2.1 1.3- 3.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,713 47 2.3 1.6- 3.3 705 44.8 40.8-48.7 912 50.9 47.0-54.8 49 2.1 1.4- 3.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,339 33 1.7 1.0- 2.8 559 43.6 39.6-47.7 718 52.8 48.7-56.9 29 1.9 1.1- 3.2
College Graduate 1,896 32 1.6 0.9- 2.8 597 30.0 27.4-32.7 1,243 67.4 64.6-70.1 24 1.0 0.6- 1.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 504 17 2.2 1.0- 4.7 215 40.7 34.0-47.8 247 53.9 46.8-60.9 25 3.2 1.9- 5.2
$15,000- 24,999 876 29 4.9 2.2-10.4 341 39.9 33.9-46.3 484 52.8 46.5-58.9 22 2.4 1.3- 4.4
$25,000- 34,999 624 19 2.5 1.4- 4.4 270 42.2 36.3-48.3 316 52.7 46.5-58.8 19 2.6 1.2- 5.4
$35,000- 49,999 879 23 2.0 1.2- 3.4 324 37.2 32.9-41.7 516 59.6 55.0-64.0 16 1.2 0.6- 2.3
$50,000-74,999 945 20 1.5 0.9- 2.6 355 38.9 34.4-43.6 555 58.7 54.0-63.2 15 0.9 0.5- 1.6
$75,000+ 1,472 25 1.9 1.1- 3.3 487 34.4 31.2-37.9 948 63.0 59.6-66.4 12 0.7 0.3- 1.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,130 77 3.3 2.4- 4.6 817 38.1 35.1-41.2 1,177 56.4 53.2-59.5 59 2.2 1.6- 3.0
No 3,614 74 2.1 1.4- 3.3 1,339 38.8 36.3-41.3 2,130 57.6 55.0-60.1 71 1.5 1.1- 2.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,119 57 2.4 1.7- 3.4 765 37.1 34.0-40.2 1,238 58.6 55.5-61.7 59 2.0 1.4- 2.8
Non-Veteran 3,695 94 2.5 1.7- 3.7 1,417 39.2 36.8-41.6 2,109 56.7 54.3-59.2 75 1.6 1.2- 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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