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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-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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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
-MALES 5,828 116 1.8 1.4- 2.4 1,736 30.3 28.5-32.1 3,824 66.1 64.2-67.9 152 1.8 1.4- 2.2
RACE
White 4,648 100 2.1 1.5- 2.8 1,382 30.6 28.6-32.6 3,038 65.2 63.1-67.2 128 2.1 1.7- 2.7
African American 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
Other Minorities 464 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0 123 25.9 20.3-32.5 329 72.4 65.7-78.1 9 1.1 0.4- 3.2
AGE
18-24 200 5 1.6 0.5- 4.7 71 38.6 30.3-47.7 122 59.3 50.3-67.8 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8
25-34 557 4 1.3 0.4- 3.7 158 27.7 23.5-32.4 390 70.2 65.4-74.6 5 0.9 0.3- 2.5
35-44 934 19 1.9 1.1- 3.1 286 29.4 25.9-33.1 618 67.8 64.0-71.3 11 1.0 0.5- 2.0
45-54 1,163 28 2.4 1.5- 3.7 386 31.7 28.5-35.2 730 64.2 60.6-67.6 19 1.7 0.9- 3.2
55-64 1,329 26 2.0 1.2- 3.5 399 29.7 26.8-32.9 874 66.0 62.7-69.1 30 2.2 1.4- 3.5
65-74 972 23 2.3 1.4- 3.9 276 27.2 24.0-30.6 637 66.6 63.0-70.1 36 3.8 2.5- 5.8
75+ 647 11 1.3 0.6- 2.8 153 24.0 20.1-28.3 434 67.8 63.1-72.1 49 7.0 5.0- 9.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 861 34 4.0 2.5- 6.5 293 34.9 29.8-40.4 496 58.7 53.2-64.0 38 2.3 1.5- 3.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,713 30 1.5 0.9- 2.3 649 40.0 36.2-43.8 985 56.8 52.9-60.6 49 1.8 1.2- 2.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,343 31 1.6 1.0- 2.5 442 31.7 28.1-35.6 839 64.9 60.9-68.6 31 1.9 1.1- 3.2
College Graduate 1,898 21 1.2 0.6- 2.5 349 17.1 15.0-19.4 1,495 80.3 77.8-82.6 33 1.4 0.9- 2.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 505 19 2.5 1.4- 4.5 194 41.0 34.2-48.1 271 54.4 47.2-61.3 21 2.2 1.3- 3.9
$15,000- 24,999 876 16 1.5 0.7- 2.8 295 32.5 27.3-38.2 540 63.9 58.1-69.3 25 2.1 1.2- 3.9
$25,000- 34,999 623 11 1.6 0.8- 3.4 230 39.3 33.2-45.8 361 57.5 51.0-63.7 21 1.6 1.0- 2.6
$35,000- 49,999 879 16 1.6 0.9- 2.9 277 32.8 28.6-37.3 563 63.6 59.1-67.9 23 2.0 1.1- 3.5
$50,000-74,999 948 22 1.6 0.9- 2.7 261 29.5 25.1-34.2 651 67.7 63.0-72.1 14 1.2 0.6- 2.3
$75,000+ 1,476 16 1.8 0.9- 3.6 318 20.7 18.1-23.7 1,125 76.5 73.4-79.3 17 1.0 0.6- 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,128 54 2.4 1.6- 3.5 677 31.8 28.9-34.9 1,323 63.5 60.4-66.5 74 2.3 1.7- 3.0
No 3,623 59 1.6 1.1- 2.3 1,032 29.3 27.1-31.7 2,458 67.5 65.1-69.8 74 1.6 1.1- 2.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,121 45 2.0 1.3- 2.9 619 29.8 26.8-32.9 1,384 65.9 62.8-68.9 73 2.3 1.7- 3.1
Non-Veteran 3,700 69 1.8 1.3- 2.5 1,117 30.5 28.3-32.8 2,435 66.1 63.8-68.4 79 1.6 1.2- 2.1

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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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