SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Secondhand Smoke I

Inside indoor workplaces, do you THINK smoking should be allowed in all areas,
some areas or not allowed at all?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-Rowan County 434 4 0.5 0.2- 1.3 118 34.0 27.2-41.6 302 64.1 56.6-71.0 10 1.4 0.7- 2.8
GENDER
Male 172 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9 58 39.6 29.4-50.7 109 59.2 48.2-69.4 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5
Female 262 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 60 28.0 19.3-38.9 193 69.3 58.8-78.2 7 2.1 0.9- 4.9
RACE
White 353 3 0.5 0.2- 1.7 84 30.3 22.9-38.8 259 67.7 59.3-75.1 7 1.5 0.6- 3.5
Other 80 1 0.3 0.0- 2.5 34 42.8 28.3-58.8 42 55.6 39.7-70.3 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2
AGE
18-44 97 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 25 31.3 20.3-45.0 70 67.7 54.1-78.8 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6
45+ 334 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9 91 35.9 28.1-44.6 231 61.5 53.0-69.3 9 2.0 1.0- 4.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 220 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 75 40.4 30.1-51.5 137 57.4 46.4-67.7 5 1.5 0.6- 3.9
Some College + 214 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 43 26.0 18.3-35.6 165 72.5 63.1-80.3 5 1.3 0.5- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 78 35.9 26.5-46.5 160 62.8 52.2-72.2 4 0.7 0.2- 2.0
$50,000+ 130 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 24 29.5 19.1-42.7 103 68.7 55.8-79.3 2 1.5 0.3- 6.2

Back to Secondhand Smoke I.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook