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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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 11,353 9,371 81.5 80.2-82.7 1,445 14.5 13.4-15.7 537 4.0 3.5- 4.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,733 1,487 86.0 83.0-88.5 177 11.6 9.2-14.5 69 2.4 1.6- 3.4
GENDER
Male 508 424 83.2 77.4-87.8 65 14.5 10.2-20.2 19 2.3 1.1- 4.6
Female 1,225 1,063 88.2 85.1-90.7 112 9.4 7.1-12.4 50 2.4 1.7- 3.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 14 96.9 84.8-99.4 1 2.4 0.3-16.4 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2
Non-Hispanic 1,714 1,471 85.9 82.9-88.5 175 11.7 9.3-14.6 68 2.4 1.6- 3.5
AGE
18-24 67 54 80.9 66.1-90.2 11 17.7 8.7-32.7 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5
25-34 188 167 89.2 81.9-93.8 20 10.7 6.1-18.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
35-44 231 199 83.4 75.3-89.2 25 13.6 8.4-21.2 7 3.0 1.0- 9.0
45-54 391 342 88.4 83.4-92.0 39 9.5 6.2-14.2 10 2.2 1.1- 4.4
55-64 415 365 89.8 85.4-93.0 40 9.0 6.0-13.4 10 1.2 0.6- 2.6
65+ 421 343 83.5 78.0-87.9 40 9.4 6.1-14.3 38 7.1 4.5-10.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 274 226 82.7 72.9-89.5 32 13.3 7.1-23.5 16 4.0 2.0- 7.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 458 82.0 75.8-86.8 69 16.1 11.3-22.3 27 2.0 1.2- 3.2
Some Post-H.S. 453 393 88.2 82.8-92.1 44 8.6 5.4-13.4 16 3.2 1.4- 7.1
College Graduate 448 407 91.8 87.8-94.6 32 7.2 4.5-11.2 9 1.0 0.4- 2.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 324 258 79.7 72.5-85.4 48 17.9 12.4-25.2 18 2.4 1.3- 4.2
$15,000- 24,999 353 298 83.0 74.0-89.3 42 15.5 9.3-24.6 13 1.5 0.7- 3.1
$25,000- 34,999 210 185 88.2 78.9-93.8 21 11.1 5.6-20.6 4 0.7 0.3- 1.9
$35,000-49,999 210 186 87.5 79.7-92.5 18 11.0 6.2-18.7 6 1.6 0.6- 4.0
$50,000- 74,999 180 158 84.9 73.1-92.1 17 10.4 4.6-21.9 5 4.7 1.5-13.9
$75,000+ 191 182 95.5 89.5-98.1 8 4.5 1.8-10.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 748 620 81.0 75.2-85.7 94 16.0 11.5-21.9 34 2.9 1.8- 4.8
No 973 858 88.9 85.5-91.6 82 9.0 6.6-12.3 33 2.0 1.2- 3.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 222 188 87.5 80.9-92.1 25 10.4 6.1-17.0 9 2.1 1.0- 4.3
Non-Veteran 1,510 1,298 85.7 82.4-88.6 152 11.8 9.2-15.1 60 2.4 1.6- 3.6

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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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