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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Secondhand Smoke I

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
Respond.^
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
-New Hanover County 365 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3 62 15.9 10.9-22.6 296 82.5 75.8-87.7 5 1.1 0.5- 2.7
GENDER
Male 142 2 0.9 0.2- 4.4 31 21.9 13.1-34.1 106 75.9 63.8-84.9 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1
Female 223 0 0.0 . - . 31 9.7 6.5-14.3 190 89.3 84.6-92.8 2 1.0 0.2- 3.8
RACE
White 316 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8 49 13.1 9.4-18.0 261 85.3 80.2-89.2 4 1.1 0.4- 2.9
Other 47 0 0.0 . - . 13 29.0 11.5-56.0 33 69.7 43.2-87.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
AGE
18-44 79 0 0.0 . - . 10 15.4 6.4-32.6 69 84.6 67.4-93.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 284 2 0.8 0.2- 3.8 52 16.3 12.0-21.8 225 81.0 75.2-85.7 5 1.9 0.8- 4.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 0 0.0 . - . 24 29.5 16.0-48.0 73 67.1 49.4-81.1 4 3.3 1.2- 8.9
Some College + 264 2 0.6 0.1- 3.1 38 10.8 7.4-15.5 223 88.2 83.4-91.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 43 27.9 17.8-40.8 116 71.4 58.5-81.5 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9
$50,000+ 158 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 14 6.3 3.5-10.9 141 91.9 86.8-95.2 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8

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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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