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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 570 7 1.5 0.6- 3.6 87 15.3 11.8-19.5 469 82.3 77.9-86.0 7 0.9 0.4- 2.0
GENDER
Male 235 5 2.7 1.0- 7.0 41 18.3 12.8-25.5 184 77.4 70.0-83.5 5 1.5 0.6- 3.8
Female 335 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5 46 12.4 8.6-17.4 285 87.0 82.0-90.8 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0
RACE
White 426 6 2.0 0.7- 5.1 64 14.7 10.9-19.6 350 82.1 76.9-86.3 6 1.2 0.5- 2.8
Other 143 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 23 16.8 10.4-25.9 118 82.5 73.4-88.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
AGE
18-44 196 3 2.0 0.6- 6.5 25 13.8 8.8-21.1 167 83.8 76.3-89.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1
45+ 368 4 1.0 0.3- 2.7 61 16.9 12.8-21.9 297 80.8 75.6-85.1 6 1.4 0.6- 3.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 26 17.8 11.2-27.2 108 81.6 72.2-88.3 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 434 6 1.8 0.7- 4.8 61 14.3 10.5-19.3 360 82.6 77.5-86.8 7 1.2 0.5- 2.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 207 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3 38 17.6 11.7-25.7 164 80.9 72.8-87.0 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3
$50,000+ 303 4 1.9 0.6- 6.0 40 14.5 10.1-20.5 256 82.6 76.4-87.5 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0

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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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