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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 2,781 2,502 88.9 87.1-90.5 150 6.1 4.9- 7.6 15 0.4 0.2- 0.8 114 4.5 3.6- 5.8
RACE
White 2,112 1,927 90.9 88.9-92.5 87 4.3 3.2- 5.7 10 0.3 0.1- 0.6 88 4.6 3.5- 6.1
African American 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
Other Minorities 153 131 81.9 70.2-89.7 11 9.6 4.2-20.2 2 2.6 0.6- 9.9 9 5.9 2.1-15.2
AGE
18-24 69 59 87.8 77.0-93.9 7 7.3 3.1-15.9 0 0.0 . - . 3 4.9 1.5-15.2
25-34 324 285 88.8 83.7-92.5 24 7.3 4.4-12.0 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 14 3.8 2.0- 7.2
35-44 642 576 88.3 84.6-91.2 34 6.5 4.3- 9.6 5 0.8 0.3- 2.4 27 4.4 2.8- 6.8
45-54 801 721 89.1 86.1-91.5 44 5.9 4.1- 8.4 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 34 4.9 3.4- 7.1
55-64 672 613 91.1 87.8-93.5 28 3.3 2.1- 5.2 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 26 5.2 3.2- 8.2
65+ 235 216 90.1 82.9-94.5 8 3.9 1.7- 9.0 2 2.2 0.5-10.0 9 3.7 1.4- 9.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 78 70.9 56.3-82.2 19 22.1 12.3-36.5 1 2.1 0.3-13.3 6 4.9 1.9-12.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 653 557 84.8 80.6-88.2 55 9.2 6.6-12.8 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0 35 5.6 3.7- 8.4
Some Post-H.S. 755 686 90.7 87.1-93.5 43 5.5 3.6- 8.4 4 0.3 0.1- 1.3 22 3.4 1.8- 6.4
College Graduate 1,264 1,177 91.6 89.1-93.6 32 3.3 2.0- 5.3 4 0.3 0.1- 1.2 51 4.7 3.4- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 105 84 75.2 61.8-85.1 12 16.6 8.5-29.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 8 7.8 3.4-17.1
$15,000- 24,999 295 237 80.3 72.6-86.2 33 11.9 7.3-19.0 4 0.5 0.2- 1.7 21 7.3 4.1-12.7
$25,000- 34,999 283 249 86.4 79.0-91.4 20 8.6 4.4-15.9 3 1.1 0.3- 5.0 11 3.9 2.0- 7.6
$35,000- 49,999 417 376 90.4 85.4-93.7 24 5.6 3.3- 9.4 2 0.2 0.0- 1.0 15 3.9 1.8- 8.1
$50,000- 74,999 533 490 88.3 83.1-92.0 22 5.2 3.1- 8.6 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 19 6.0 3.2-10.8
$75,000+ 830 775 92.6 89.7-94.7 29 4.2 2.6- 6.8 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 25 3.2 2.1- 5.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 611 538 87.9 83.9-91.0 38 6.6 4.3-10.0 4 0.3 0.1- 0.8 31 5.2 3.4- 8.1
No 2,161 1,955 89.1 87.0-90.9 112 6.1 4.7- 7.7 11 0.5 0.2- 1.0 83 4.4 3.3- 5.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 87 81 95.4 88.4-98.3 3 1.5 0.4- 6.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 3.1 0.9-10.4
Non-Veteran 2,694 2,421 88.7 86.8-90.3 147 6.3 5.1- 7.8 15 0.4 0.2- 0.9 111 4.6 3.6- 5.9

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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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