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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-WHITES 11,997 218 1.8 1.5- 2.2 4,030 35.8 34.5-37.2 7,548 60.9 59.6-62.3 201 1.4 1.2- 1.7
GENDER
Males 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
Females 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
HISPANIC
Hispanic 107 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 30 24.5 13.8-39.6 76 75.1 60.0-85.8 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 11,868 214 1.8 1.5- 2.2 3,994 36.0 34.6-37.3 7,463 60.8 59.4-62.1 197 1.4 1.2- 1.7
AGE
18-24 268 5 1.4 0.5- 4.1 117 42.8 35.6-50.4 144 55.4 47.8-62.7 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7
25-34 972 10 1.8 0.9- 3.8 366 38.4 34.6-42.2 584 58.7 54.7-62.5 12 1.2 0.6- 2.2
35-44 1,724 29 1.8 1.2- 2.7 646 37.9 35.1-40.7 1,035 59.7 56.8-62.5 14 0.7 0.4- 1.2
45-54 2,298 43 1.8 1.2- 2.7 852 37.3 34.9-39.8 1,382 59.7 57.1-62.2 21 1.2 0.7- 2.0
55-64 2,710 58 1.9 1.4- 2.7 920 33.7 31.5-35.9 1,687 62.5 60.2-64.7 45 1.9 1.3- 2.7
65-74 2,249 36 1.5 1.0- 2.2 659 29.0 26.7-31.3 1,513 67.4 64.9-69.7 41 2.2 1.5- 3.2
75+ 1,711 35 2.4 1.5- 3.9 451 27.1 24.5-29.8 1,159 66.8 63.9-69.5 66 3.7 2.7- 5.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,344 56 6.0 4.0- 8.9 505 42.0 37.8-46.2 728 48.4 44.2-52.6 55 3.6 2.6- 5.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,423 62 1.7 1.2- 2.4 1,320 42.9 40.2-45.7 1,968 53.7 50.9-56.5 73 1.6 1.2- 2.1
Some Post-H.S. 3,253 53 1.3 0.9- 1.9 1,174 39.6 37.0-42.3 1,985 57.7 55.0-60.4 41 1.3 0.9- 2.1
College Graduate 3,956 46 1.1 0.7- 1.8 1,027 25.2 23.5-27.1 2,851 72.9 71.0-74.7 32 0.7 0.5- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,097 33 2.9 1.7- 5.0 451 46.6 41.8-51.5 580 47.0 42.1-51.9 33 3.4 2.2- 5.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,681 39 3.1 1.8- 5.2 661 43.9 40.0-47.8 947 51.2 47.3-55.0 34 1.9 1.2- 3.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,205 21 1.9 1.1- 3.4 448 40.2 36.0-44.6 712 56.3 52.0-60.6 24 1.6 1.0- 2.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,743 32 1.7 1.1- 2.6 611 38.7 35.4-42.1 1,081 58.4 55.0-61.7 19 1.2 0.7- 2.2
$50,000-74,999 1,873 27 1.1 0.7- 1.8 620 35.0 31.9-38.2 1,207 62.9 59.7-66.1 19 0.9 0.5- 1.6
$75,000+ 2,828 34 1.4 0.9- 2.3 758 28.6 26.3-31.1 2,016 69.3 66.8-71.7 20 0.6 0.4- 1.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,477 120 2.8 2.2- 3.6 1,600 38.4 36.2-40.6 2,665 57.1 54.8-59.3 92 1.8 1.4- 2.3
No 7,420 96 1.4 1.0- 1.9 2,392 34.5 32.9-36.2 4,827 62.9 61.2-64.5 105 1.2 1.0- 1.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,937 54 2.5 1.8- 3.5 681 37.4 34.3-40.6 1,148 58.1 54.9-61.2 54 2.0 1.4- 2.9
Non-Veteran 10,056 162 1.7 1.3- 2.1 3,349 35.6 34.1-37.0 6,398 61.4 59.9-62.9 147 1.3 1.1- 1.6

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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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