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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

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
-Mecklenburg County 253 224 87.1 80.7-91.6 19 8.8 5.1-14.9 0 0.0 . - . 10 4.1 2.0- 8.0
GENDER
Male 102 91 88.2 76.9-94.4 7 8.0 3.0-19.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.8 1.3-10.4
Female 151 133 86.0 77.9-91.5 12 9.6 5.3-16.9 0 0.0 . - . 6 4.4 1.7-10.8
RACE
White 186 165 86.3 77.7-91.9 13 9.3 4.6-17.9 0 0.0 . - . 8 4.5 2.1- 9.3
Other 64 57 89.9 78.8-95.5 5 6.8 2.8-15.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.4 0.7-15.2
AGE
18-44 81 68 85.6 74.5-92.4 9 10.7 4.9-21.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.6 1.2-10.5
45+ 169 153 88.6 81.2-93.3 10 6.8 3.4-13.1 0 0.0 . - . 6 4.6 1.9-10.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 34 89.0 76.0-95.4 5 7.6 2.7-19.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.4 0.8-13.8
Some College + 211 189 86.7 79.1-91.8 14 9.1 4.9-16.5 0 0.0 . - . 8 4.2 1.9- 9.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 49 86.5 72.5-94.0 5 7.1 2.8-17.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 6.4 1.7-20.8
$50,000+ 168 147 85.9 77.4-91.5 14 10.4 5.4-18.8 0 0.0 . - . 7 3.8 1.6- 8.4

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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.

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