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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 654 560 84.0 79.5-87.7 69 12.1 8.8-16.4 4 0.2 0.1- 0.5 21 3.7 2.3- 6.1
GENDER
Male 155 130 83.9 74.2-90.4 20 12.7 6.9-22.3 1 0.1 0.0- 1.1 4 3.2 1.2- 8.8
Female 499 430 84.1 79.1-88.1 49 11.7 8.3-16.4 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7 17 4.0 2.3- 6.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 7 94.1 64.5-99.3 1 5.9 0.7-35.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 645 552 84.0 79.4-87.6 68 12.1 8.8-16.4 4 0.2 0.1- 0.5 21 3.7 2.3- 6.1
AGE
18-24 24 17 73.0 48.8-88.5 4 18.3 5.9-44.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.7 2.6-25.2
25-34 103 87 87.1 77.5-93.0 13 10.1 5.2-18.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 2 2.6 0.6-10.8
35-44 138 119 84.0 74.1-90.6 16 14.8 8.4-24.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2
45-54 202 173 85.8 78.8-90.7 20 9.3 5.5-15.1 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 7 4.6 2.0-10.2
55-64 146 127 85.1 75.4-91.4 13 10.0 4.9-19.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 5 4.4 1.6-11.2
65+ 29 28 95.3 72.8-99.3 1 4.7 0.7-27.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 32 23 50.6 26.5-74.4 6 34.1 12.8-64.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 15.3 4.4-41.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 178 132 76.9 67.5-84.3 35 19.2 12.5-28.5 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 8 3.4 1.5- 7.5
Some Post-H.S. 179 165 92.3 84.7-96.2 12 6.0 2.6-13.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.7 0.4- 6.9
College Graduate 264 239 89.0 83.1-93.0 16 7.2 4.1-12.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 8 3.7 1.6- 8.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 37 76.7 58.6-88.4 8 19.4 9.0-37.1 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 1 3.5 0.5-21.0
$15,000- 24,999 107 87 80.3 66.6-89.2 16 14.5 7.0-27.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 5.2 1.6-15.4
$25,000- 34,999 93 80 82.0 66.8-91.2 9 13.6 5.7-28.9 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 3 4.2 1.2-13.9
$35,000-49,999 109 92 86.7 76.1-93.1 11 7.8 3.6-16.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 4 4.7 1.4-15.0
$50,000- 74,999 112 103 91.2 82.1-95.9 6 6.2 2.4-15.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.6 0.7- 8.5
$75,000+ 132 113 84.8 76.0-90.7 16 13.4 7.8-21.9 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.9 0.5- 6.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 125 106 78.8 64.2-88.5 14 14.4 6.4-29.2 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5 3 6.2 1.9-18.0
No 528 453 84.9 80.2-88.7 55 11.7 8.3-16.2 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 18 3.3 1.9- 5.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 75 94.3 86.7-97.7 6 4.2 1.5-11.6 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5
Non-Veteran 571 485 82.2 77.0-86.4 63 13.5 9.7-18.4 3 0.2 0.0- 0.5 20 4.2 2.5- 6.9

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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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