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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:

Outdoor parks?

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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 11,360 5,001 44.4 42.9-45.9 5,689 51.7 50.1-53.2 670 3.9 3.5- 4.4
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,733 891 51.3 47.4-55.2 765 46.2 42.4-50.2 77 2.5 1.8- 3.4
GENDER
Male 509 252 50.3 43.5-57.1 235 47.8 41.0-54.7 22 1.9 1.1- 3.2
Female 1,224 639 52.0 47.6-56.5 530 45.0 40.6-49.4 55 3.0 2.0- 4.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 10 60.9 29.7-85.2 5 38.4 14.4-69.9 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2
Non-Hispanic 1,714 878 51.1 47.2-55.1 760 46.4 42.5-50.3 76 2.5 1.8- 3.4
AGE
18-24 67 30 45.0 30.6-60.2 36 54.8 39.6-69.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
25-34 188 106 59.6 49.6-68.8 78 39.8 30.6-49.8 4 0.6 0.2- 2.1
35-44 230 120 51.2 42.1-60.2 101 46.1 37.2-55.2 9 2.7 1.3- 5.7
45-54 391 196 50.2 43.0-57.5 185 47.7 40.6-54.9 10 2.1 0.9- 4.4
55-64 417 222 50.2 43.7-56.6 179 46.2 39.8-52.7 16 3.6 1.9- 6.9
65+ 420 204 49.0 41.7-56.4 180 44.6 37.5-52.0 36 6.3 3.9-10.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 274 146 53.1 43.0-62.9 112 43.0 33.5-53.1 16 3.8 1.9- 7.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 553 262 47.0 39.9-54.3 266 51.4 44.1-58.6 25 1.6 1.0- 2.6
Some Post-H.S. 455 243 52.6 45.4-59.7 190 44.4 37.4-51.7 22 3.0 1.7- 5.0
College Graduate 447 239 55.3 48.0-62.3 196 42.7 35.8-49.9 12 2.0 0.9- 4.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 323 163 50.3 42.2-58.3 146 47.6 39.7-55.7 14 2.1 1.1- 4.0
$15,000- 24,999 352 169 48.1 39.7-56.7 168 49.9 41.4-58.5 15 1.9 1.0- 3.6
$25,000- 34,999 211 119 57.8 47.2-67.8 89 41.0 31.1-51.6 3 1.2 0.3- 5.4
$35,000-49,999 211 109 44.1 34.2-54.4 91 52.4 42.0-62.7 11 3.5 1.7- 7.2
$50,000- 74,999 180 102 60.5 49.5-70.5 74 37.0 27.3-47.9 4 2.5 0.8- 7.5
$75,000+ 191 99 53.9 44.5-63.0 87 43.7 34.7-53.2 5 2.4 0.8- 7.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 749 373 45.3 39.6-51.1 339 52.0 46.1-57.7 37 2.7 1.7- 4.4
No 972 513 54.9 49.7-60.0 421 42.9 37.9-48.1 38 2.2 1.4- 3.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 222 115 48.1 38.5-57.9 95 48.9 39.1-58.7 12 3.0 1.5- 6.0
Non-Veteran 1,510 776 51.8 47.6-56.1 669 45.8 41.6-50.0 65 2.4 1.7- 3.4

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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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