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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:

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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 11,357 7,164 61.6 60.1-63.1 3,689 35.3 33.8-36.8 504 3.1 2.7- 3.5
-Eastern NC 2,929 1,802 60.3 57.1-63.4 993 36.4 33.3-39.6 134 3.3 2.5- 4.3
GENDER
Male 1,016 551 55.0 49.8-60.0 415 41.9 36.8-47.0 50 3.2 2.0- 4.9
Female 1,913 1,251 65.4 61.6-68.9 578 31.2 27.7-34.9 84 3.5 2.5- 4.8
RACE
White 1,971 1,190 58.8 54.9-62.6 689 37.7 33.9-41.6 92 3.5 2.5- 4.9
African American 689 447 62.9 56.6-68.8 212 34.0 28.3-40.3 30 3.1 1.7- 5.3
Other Minorities 253 157 63.9 51.9-74.3 86 33.6 23.4-45.7 10 2.5 1.1- 5.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 115 64 61.3 46.4-74.3 48 37.1 24.2-52.1 3 1.6 0.5- 5.2
Non-Hispanic 2,808 1,734 60.2 56.9-63.3 944 36.4 33.3-39.6 130 3.5 2.6- 4.5
AGE
18-24 118 63 53.3 40.1-65.9 53 46.2 33.6-59.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1
25-34 296 190 66.5 57.4-74.6 97 30.5 22.8-39.6 9 2.9 1.1- 7.8
35-44 389 248 63.0 55.6-69.8 135 36.2 29.4-43.6 6 0.8 0.3- 2.1
45-54 533 306 53.5 47.2-59.7 209 43.2 37.2-49.5 18 3.3 1.6- 6.3
55-64 654 422 65.5 59.8-70.8 200 30.1 25.1-35.7 32 4.4 2.6- 7.4
65+ 912 556 59.3 54.4-64.0 292 33.3 28.8-38.1 64 7.4 5.3-10.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 387 219 52.8 44.7-60.7 139 41.1 33.4-49.3 29 6.1 3.7-10.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 927 533 54.1 48.0-60.1 344 41.8 35.8-48.0 50 4.1 2.5- 6.6
Some Post-H.S. 786 464 60.2 54.0-66.0 286 36.7 30.9-42.9 36 3.2 2.0- 5.0
College Graduate 826 585 71.3 66.2-76.0 224 27.5 22.9-32.6 17 1.2 0.7- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 351 199 55.8 46.3-64.8 129 38.9 30.3-48.2 23 5.4 3.2- 9.0
$15,000- 24,999 510 284 50.6 42.6-58.6 195 43.5 35.6-51.7 31 5.9 3.1-10.8
$25,000- 34,999 326 194 64.3 54.8-72.9 118 31.9 23.7-41.4 14 3.8 1.8- 7.7
$35,000- 49,999 358 231 66.5 58.7-73.4 121 32.6 25.7-40.3 6 1.0 0.3- 2.6
$50,000-74,999 356 227 62.8 54.9-70.1 120 36.1 28.9-44.0 9 1.1 0.5- 2.3
$75,000+ 549 381 65.8 58.3-72.5 155 32.7 25.9-40.2 13 1.6 0.7- 3.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,184 702 53.4 48.5-58.2 411 42.0 37.1-47.0 71 4.6 3.3- 6.4
No 1,728 1,087 63.6 59.5-67.5 578 33.7 29.8-37.8 63 2.7 1.8- 4.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 478 285 64.3 57.9-70.3 166 31.6 25.9-37.9 27 4.0 2.4- 6.9
Non-Veteran 2,450 1,516 59.4 55.8-62.9 827 37.4 33.9-41.1 107 3.2 2.3- 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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