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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

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
-Gaston County 251 205 79.7 70.3-86.7 33 17.5 10.8-27.2 13 2.7 1.5- 5.0
GENDER
Male 90 64 71.5 55.0-83.8 21 26.2 14.3-43.1 5 2.3 0.9- 5.8
Female 161 141 88.1 80.2-93.1 12 8.8 4.4-16.7 8 3.1 1.4- 6.9
RACE
White 213 171 78.5 69.0-85.7 29 17.8 10.9-27.7 13 3.7 2.0- 6.7
Other 38 34 83.1 54.2-95.3 4 16.9 4.7-45.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 52 46 78.8 58.7-90.6 6 21.2 9.4-41.3 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 198 158 80.5 73.3-86.2 27 14.4 9.4-21.4 13 5.0 2.7- 9.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 100 79.9 65.6-89.3 16 17.3 8.4-32.2 9 2.8 1.3- 5.8
Some College + 126 105 79.5 66.7-88.2 17 17.9 9.5-31.1 4 2.6 0.9- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 130 100 71.5 58.7-81.6 20 22.9 13.4-36.5 10 5.6 2.8-10.8
$50,000+ 77 69 86.2 68.6-94.7 7 12.9 4.6-31.0 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9

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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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