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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

Which of the following best describes your indoor place of works' official smoking policy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Not allowed Allowed in some areas Allowed in all areas No official policy
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,283 3,751 85.4 83.7-87.0 299 8.6 7.4-10.1 35 0.6 0.4- 0.9 198 5.4 4.4- 6.5
-Eastern NC 1,023 903 86.5 82.8-89.6 81 9.9 7.2-13.4 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7 36 3.4 2.2- 5.4
GENDER
Male 326 275 82.7 75.8-87.9 34 12.4 7.9-19.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 16 4.7 2.5- 8.8
Female 697 628 89.9 85.9-92.8 47 7.6 5.0-11.5 2 0.1 0.0- 0.7 20 2.3 1.4- 4.0
RACE
White 704 628 87.1 82.4-90.7 49 9.3 6.1-13.7 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0 25 3.4 1.9- 5.9
African American 232 200 85.0 76.8-90.6 23 9.9 5.4-17.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 8 5.0 2.2-10.8
Other Minorities 82 70 85.3 69.6-93.6 9 13.7 5.6-29.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.1 0.2- 5.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 41 37 88.2 67.2-96.4 4 11.8 3.6-32.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 979 863 86.3 82.5-89.5 77 9.7 7.0-13.3 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7 36 3.8 2.4- 5.8
AGE
18-24 39 31 88.6 76.2-95.0 5 5.9 2.2-14.9 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.5 1.7-16.8
25-34 144 120 83.5 72.6-90.6 16 12.7 6.5-23.3 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 7 3.7 1.2-10.5
35-44 222 197 83.8 74.3-90.3 18 13.3 7.4-22.8 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6 5 2.2 0.6- 8.3
45-54 291 253 85.4 78.2-90.5 27 10.9 6.3-18.1 0 0.0 . - . 11 3.7 1.9- 7.2
55-64 234 219 95.7 91.6-97.9 9 1.3 0.6- 2.8 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.0 1.1- 7.5
65+ 84 75 90.7 80.9-95.7 5 5.3 1.8-14.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 4.0 1.3-11.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 50 36 66.5 44.7-83.0 9 22.9 9.8-44.7 0 0.0 . - . 5 10.7 3.4-29.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 266 212 79.2 70.4-85.9 37 15.6 9.7-24.0 3 0.6 0.2- 2.3 14 4.6 2.2- 9.5
Some Post-H.S. 284 260 93.1 87.9-96.2 16 4.4 2.1- 9.3 0 0.0 . - . 8 2.5 1.0- 5.9
College Graduate 423 395 89.7 83.0-94.0 19 7.9 4.1-14.6 0 0.0 . - . 9 2.3 0.9- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 43 30 60.6 40.2-77.8 8 20.2 9.1-39.1 1 3.2 0.4-19.8 4 16.0 5.5-38.5
$15,000- 24,999 125 102 83.9 71.3-91.6 15 12.2 5.6-24.6 0 0.0 . - . 8 3.9 1.4-10.7
$25,000- 34,999 104 87 82.6 67.9-91.4 9 10.7 3.8-26.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 7 6.5 2.7-14.9
$35,000- 49,999 136 120 90.6 81.1-95.6 12 7.3 2.9-17.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.1 0.7- 6.3
$50,000-74,999 181 163 86.2 76.0-92.4 15 10.0 5.1-18.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 3.9 0.9-14.7
$75,000+ 330 304 88.6 81.2-93.3 18 9.1 4.9-16.3 0 0.0 . - . 8 2.3 0.8- 6.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 245 210 81.2 71.6-88.1 20 11.5 6.1-20.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 14 6.8 3.2-13.8
No 774 690 88.0 83.8-91.2 60 9.4 6.5-13.4 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 22 2.5 1.4- 4.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 151 137 86.6 74.2-93.6 8 9.5 3.8-22.2 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.8 1.1-12.2
Non-Veteran 872 766 86.5 82.5-89.7 73 9.9 7.1-13.7 3 0.2 0.1- 0.8 30 3.4 2.1- 5.4

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Asked of those who work indoors MOST of the time.

^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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