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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-WHITE 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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  Total
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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
-WHITE MALES 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
AGE
18-24 120 5 2.7 0.9- 7.8 43 38.7 28.7-49.7 71 58.2 47.2-68.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
25-34 380 4 2.1 0.7- 6.1 107 26.9 22.0-32.4 266 70.4 64.6-75.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
35-44 691 16 2.0 1.1- 3.7 227 31.9 27.9-36.2 440 64.8 60.4-68.9 8 1.3 0.6- 2.7
45-54 916 23 2.5 1.5- 4.0 309 32.7 29.0-36.5 569 62.8 58.8-66.6 15 2.0 1.0- 4.0
55-64 1,110 23 1.8 1.1- 2.9 329 30.7 27.4-34.1 730 64.9 61.4-68.3 28 2.7 1.7- 4.3
65-74 846 19 1.9 1.1- 3.3 229 25.1 21.9-28.6 569 69.1 65.3-72.6 29 3.9 2.4- 6.2
75+ 569 10 1.1 0.5- 2.3 133 23.6 19.6-28.1 382 67.4 62.6-71.9 44 7.9 5.6-11.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 542 28 7.0 4.0-12.0 205 42.8 36.5-49.4 282 46.2 39.7-52.8 27 4.0 2.4- 6.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,324 26 1.9 1.2- 3.2 508 42.1 38.0-46.3 747 53.6 49.4-57.8 43 2.3 1.6- 3.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,109 28 1.6 1.0- 2.6 363 32.0 27.8-36.4 692 64.6 60.1-68.8 26 1.8 1.0- 3.2
College Graduate 1,668 18 1.2 0.5- 2.7 304 16.7 14.5-19.1 1,314 80.5 77.9-82.9 32 1.6 1.1- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 315 11 2.0 1.0- 4.0 135 53.9 45.8-61.7 156 40.6 33.2-48.4 13 3.5 1.7- 7.2
$15,000- 24,999 606 16 3.2 1.6- 6.0 216 38.6 32.8-44.8 355 55.6 49.4-61.6 19 2.6 1.5- 4.6
$25,000- 34,999 468 9 1.4 0.7- 3.0 175 41.0 33.9-48.5 265 55.4 48.0-62.5 19 2.2 1.3- 3.6
$35,000- 49,999 709 13 1.5 0.8- 2.8 233 35.8 30.9-40.9 443 60.2 55.0-65.1 20 2.6 1.4- 4.7
$50,000-74,999 829 22 2.0 1.2- 3.3 219 28.8 24.1-34.0 574 67.7 62.6-72.5 14 1.5 0.8- 2.9
$75,000+ 1,320 15 2.0 0.9- 4.1 283 21.0 18.1-24.2 1,005 75.8 72.4-78.9 17 1.2 0.7- 2.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,696 47 2.6 1.7- 3.8 551 34.1 30.9-37.4 1,036 60.6 57.3-63.9 62 2.7 2.0- 3.7
No 2,912 51 1.9 1.2- 2.9 814 28.6 26.2-31.2 1,983 67.6 64.9-70.1 64 1.9 1.4- 2.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,802 40 2.0 1.3- 3.0 511 28.9 25.9-32.0 1,181 66.1 62.9-69.2 70 3.0 2.3- 4.0
Non-Veteran 2,842 58 2.1 1.4- 3.1 871 31.3 28.8-33.9 1,855 64.8 62.2-67.4 58 1.8 1.2- 2.5

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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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