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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 4,147 3,344 79.7 77.5-81.8 585 16.4 14.4-18.6 218 3.9 3.2- 4.8
Female 7,195 6,332 89.1 87.9-90.1 540 7.9 7.0- 9.0 323 3.0 2.6- 3.5
RACE
White 8,899 7,589 84.1 82.7-85.5 872 12.0 10.8-13.4 438 3.9 3.3- 4.5
African American 1,733 1,507 87.0 84.0-89.6 152 10.9 8.4-13.9 74 2.1 1.6- 2.9
Asian 99 94 97.6 94.1-99.0 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 4 2.0 0.7- 5.4
Native American 241 204 84.7 73.4-91.7 24 12.9 6.3-24.7 13 2.4 1.1- 5.0
Other Minorities 306 231 79.8 72.9-85.4 67 17.7 12.5-24.4 8 2.5 0.9- 6.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 366 288 81.5 75.2-86.5 71 15.9 11.4-21.8 7 2.6 1.0- 6.5
-English Speaking 216 192 92.4 86.6-95.8 20 5.3 2.7-10.0 4 2.3 0.7- 7.6
-Spanish Speaking 150 96 69.4 58.4-78.5 51 27.7 19.1-38.4 3 2.9 0.7-11.1
Non-Hispanic 10,947 9,364 84.8 83.5-86.0 1,050 11.7 10.6-12.9 533 3.5 3.1- 4.0
AGE
18-24 320 260 78.7 71.4-84.6 50 19.0 13.3-26.3 10 2.3 1.0- 5.3
25-34 913 790 85.3 81.7-88.3 107 13.2 10.3-16.6 16 1.6 0.8- 3.1
35-44 1,569 1,373 88.0 85.7-89.9 154 9.7 7.9-11.8 42 2.4 1.7- 3.4
45-54 2,138 1,846 84.5 82.1-86.5 232 13.2 11.2-15.4 60 2.4 1.7- 3.3
55-64 2,558 2,218 87.0 85.1-88.6 248 9.1 7.8-10.6 92 3.9 2.9- 5.2
65-74 2,154 1,801 83.3 81.0-85.3 194 10.1 8.4-12.1 159 6.6 5.5- 8.1
75+ 1,586 1,297 81.0 78.0-83.6 133 9.3 7.3-11.7 156 9.8 7.9-12.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,394 1,038 71.5 67.0-75.7 230 22.8 18.8-27.4 126 5.7 4.4- 7.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,228 2,645 81.2 78.5-83.6 394 14.8 12.5-17.4 189 4.0 3.1- 5.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,851 2,469 85.9 83.2-88.1 257 10.9 8.8-13.5 125 3.3 2.5- 4.2
College Graduate 3,852 3,509 91.5 90.2-92.7 244 6.3 5.3- 7.5 99 2.2 1.7- 2.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,217 950 77.4 73.5-80.9 164 15.7 12.6-19.3 103 6.9 5.3- 9.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,796 1,454 80.1 76.8-83.0 240 15.7 13.0-18.9 102 4.1 3.0- 5.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,210 1,027 83.5 79.7-86.8 123 12.1 9.2-15.7 60 4.4 3.0- 6.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,432 1,241 86.1 83.2-88.6 133 10.5 8.3-13.3 58 3.4 2.4- 4.8
$50,000-74,999 1,510 1,349 89.7 87.3-91.7 123 8.5 6.6-10.9 38 1.8 1.2- 2.8
$75,000+ 2,416 2,255 92.5 90.2-94.2 129 6.5 4.8- 8.7 32 1.0 0.7- 1.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,338 3,538 79.1 76.7-81.4 523 16.0 13.8-18.5 277 4.9 4.1- 5.8
No 6,946 6,088 87.2 85.7-88.5 598 10.1 8.9-11.4 260 2.7 2.3- 3.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,586 1,267 80.4 77.2-83.2 211 14.1 11.5-17.2 108 5.5 4.3- 7.1
Non-Veteran 9,754 8,407 85.2 83.9-86.5 914 11.7 10.5-13.0 433 3.1 2.7- 3.7

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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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