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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

In North Carolina, as of January 2nd, 2010, restaurants and bars are required to be smoke free.
I am going to read you a list of places. For each one, please tell me whether or
not you would like it required to be smoke free:

Indoor workplaces?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,342 9,676 84.6 83.4-85.8 1,125 12.0 10.9-13.2 541 3.4 3.0- 3.9
-Eastern NC 2,925 2,491 85.1 82.5-87.3 294 11.6 9.5-14.0 140 3.3 2.5- 4.5
GENDER
Male 1,011 801 79.8 75.0-83.9 148 16.2 12.5-20.8 62 4.0 2.5- 6.4
Female 1,914 1,690 90.1 88.1-91.8 146 7.2 5.7- 9.0 78 2.7 2.0- 3.8
RACE
White 1,965 1,675 84.3 80.9-87.2 193 11.7 9.1-15.0 97 3.9 2.7- 5.7
African American 691 591 86.3 81.4-90.0 69 11.9 8.3-16.8 31 1.8 1.1- 2.8
Other Minorities 253 213 87.8 80.0-92.8 30 10.3 5.6-18.2 10 1.9 0.8- 4.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 115 98 87.9 78.0-93.7 15 10.0 4.9-19.3 2 2.1 0.4-10.2
Non-Hispanic 2,804 2,387 84.8 82.1-87.2 279 11.8 9.6-14.3 138 3.5 2.5- 4.7
AGE
18-24 118 94 77.7 64.1-87.1 20 18.8 10.2-32.2 4 3.5 0.8-14.1
25-34 295 257 89.2 82.7-93.4 31 9.9 5.7-16.4 7 1.0 0.4- 2.1
35-44 388 346 90.3 85.0-93.9 35 8.5 5.1-13.9 7 1.1 0.5- 2.5
45-54 532 460 84.1 78.8-88.3 56 13.8 9.8-19.0 16 2.1 1.0- 4.3
55-64 652 555 87.7 83.4-91.0 70 8.4 6.0-11.7 27 3.9 2.0- 7.8
65+ 913 756 80.5 76.2-84.2 82 11.3 8.4-15.0 75 8.2 5.9-11.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 388 288 68.6 60.3-75.8 68 26.9 19.9-35.4 32 4.5 2.8- 7.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 925 767 84.2 79.2-88.1 107 11.6 8.2-16.2 51 4.2 2.4- 7.3
Some Post-H.S. 787 683 85.8 79.7-90.3 66 10.8 6.6-17.1 38 3.4 2.0- 5.7
College Graduate 822 752 92.4 89.4-94.6 53 6.0 4.0- 8.8 17 1.6 0.8- 3.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 351 282 76.4 67.3-83.6 42 17.7 11.3-26.8 27 5.9 3.2-10.4
$15,000- 24,999 510 409 81.5 75.7-86.1 68 14.8 10.5-20.3 33 3.8 2.3- 6.2
$25,000- 34,999 325 285 90.3 84.9-93.9 27 6.6 3.7-11.5 13 3.1 1.4- 6.5
$35,000- 49,999 358 320 89.7 84.2-93.4 26 7.4 4.3-12.2 12 3.0 1.2- 7.0
$50,000-74,999 353 313 92.9 89.2-95.4 33 6.3 3.9- 9.8 7 0.8 0.3- 2.2
$75,000+ 548 507 91.1 83.8-95.2 32 8.3 4.2-15.8 9 0.6 0.3- 1.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,182 967 79.4 74.5-83.5 138 15.7 11.8-20.6 77 5.0 3.4- 7.1
No 1,726 1,510 87.9 84.9-90.5 155 9.6 7.3-12.4 61 2.5 1.5- 4.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 476 383 83.4 77.7-87.9 58 11.4 7.6-16.9 35 5.2 3.1- 8.4
Non-Veteran 2,448 2,107 85.4 82.5-87.9 236 11.6 9.3-14.4 105 3.0 2.0- 4.3

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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