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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

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:

Outdoor parks?

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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 11,360 5,001 44.4 42.9-45.9 5,689 51.7 50.1-53.2 670 3.9 3.5- 4.4
-Eastern NC 2,928 1,253 42.3 39.1-45.5 1,506 53.6 50.4-56.8 169 4.1 3.1- 5.3
GENDER
Male 1,012 353 34.3 29.6-39.2 599 61.8 56.8-66.6 60 3.9 2.5- 6.0
Female 1,916 900 50.0 46.1-53.9 907 45.8 42.0-49.6 109 4.3 3.2- 5.7
RACE
White 1,968 778 39.1 35.4-42.9 1,071 56.8 53.0-60.6 119 4.1 3.1- 5.3
African American 691 351 51.2 44.9-57.4 304 45.6 39.4-51.8 36 3.3 2.0- 5.2
Other Minorities 253 117 42.6 31.6-54.5 124 52.0 40.2-63.7 12 5.3 1.6-16.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 115 55 47.3 33.1-61.9 58 52.3 37.7-66.5 2 0.4 0.1- 2.3
Non-Hispanic 2,807 1,195 41.9 38.7-45.1 1,446 53.8 50.5-57.0 166 4.4 3.4- 5.7
AGE
18-24 118 48 41.8 29.4-55.2 67 57.6 44.2-70.0 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
25-34 295 146 48.3 39.6-57.1 140 47.7 39.0-56.7 9 3.9 1.3-11.1
35-44 389 182 45.6 38.4-53.1 190 51.4 44.1-58.8 17 2.9 1.5- 5.6
45-54 535 208 36.4 30.6-42.7 305 60.2 53.9-66.1 22 3.4 1.9- 5.9
55-64 653 282 42.3 36.6-48.2 334 53.3 47.4-59.0 37 4.4 2.7- 7.1
65+ 911 373 39.0 34.4-43.7 459 52.6 47.8-57.4 79 8.4 6.1-11.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 388 158 39.8 32.1-48.1 195 52.8 44.7-60.8 35 7.3 4.5-11.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 927 368 40.0 34.1-46.1 502 55.9 49.7-61.9 57 4.2 2.4- 7.1
Some Post-H.S. 785 325 41.5 35.6-47.8 420 54.8 48.6-60.9 40 3.7 2.3- 5.8
College Graduate 825 402 47.1 41.7-52.6 389 50.2 44.8-55.7 34 2.7 1.6- 4.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 351 140 41.9 32.3-52.1 184 53.8 43.9-63.4 27 4.4 2.5- 7.4
$15,000- 24,999 509 206 38.4 31.1-46.2 272 58.4 50.6-65.9 31 3.2 1.9- 5.3
$25,000- 34,999 326 147 52.7 43.2-62.0 165 43.2 34.4-52.5 14 4.1 2.1- 8.0
$35,000- 49,999 358 161 44.8 36.8-53.1 183 52.2 43.9-60.3 14 3.0 1.6- 5.4
$50,000-74,999 355 145 42.2 34.4-50.3 197 56.1 48.0-63.9 13 1.7 0.9- 3.2
$75,000+ 548 249 40.1 33.9-46.6 274 56.4 49.7-62.9 25 3.5 2.0- 6.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,183 495 37.0 32.5-41.7 607 56.8 52.0-61.5 81 6.2 4.1- 9.3
No 1,728 750 45.0 40.9-49.2 891 52.0 47.8-56.2 87 3.0 2.2- 4.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 475 174 35.8 29.7-42.5 265 58.7 52.0-65.1 36 5.5 3.6- 8.4
Non-Veteran 2,452 1,078 43.6 40.1-47.2 1,241 52.6 49.0-56.2 133 3.8 2.8- 5.2

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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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