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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-MALES

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
-MALES 1,502 1,249 81.2 78.1-84.0 149 11.6 9.3-14.4 20 0.8 0.5- 1.4 84 6.3 4.7- 8.4
RACE
White 1,232 1,028 81.7 78.3-84.7 114 10.3 8.0-13.1 17 0.9 0.5- 1.7 73 7.1 5.1- 9.7
African American 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
Other Minorities 107 84 75.8 62.1-85.7 15 19.8 10.7-33.6 2 0.7 0.2- 3.0 6 3.7 1.4- 9.7
AGE
18-24 47 39 81.3 63.1-91.7 2 5.0 1.0-22.5 0 0.0 . - . 6 13.7 5.3-31.1
25-34 165 134 80.8 72.0-87.3 20 14.4 8.7-23.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 10 4.2 2.1- 8.5
35-44 329 270 78.3 71.7-83.6 37 14.4 9.9-20.6 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 18 6.4 3.8-10.8
45-54 449 366 81.2 75.8-85.7 55 12.5 8.8-17.4 9 1.2 0.6- 2.7 19 5.0 2.8- 8.8
55-64 386 335 86.1 81.0-90.1 25 6.4 3.8-10.4 6 1.2 0.5- 2.7 20 6.3 3.7-10.5
65+ 120 100 86.4 77.4-92.2 9 5.4 2.4-11.8 0 0.0 . - . 11 8.2 3.8-16.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 77 45 47.8 32.7-63.3 18 36.8 21.6-55.1 3 1.8 0.4- 7.9 11 13.6 6.4-26.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 297 218 75.8 68.1-82.1 52 17.3 11.9-24.4 6 1.3 0.5- 3.3 21 5.6 3.0-10.2
Some Post-H.S. 317 261 81.3 73.8-87.1 35 9.0 5.5-14.5 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9 19 9.4 5.2-16.5
College Graduate 810 724 87.9 84.5-90.7 44 7.1 4.9-10.1 9 0.7 0.3- 1.6 33 4.3 2.8- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 35 21 55.3 34.4-74.6 8 25.5 11.5-47.4 1 2.4 0.3-15.7 5 16.8 6.3-37.8
$15,000- 24,999 106 72 72.3 58.7-82.7 19 17.6 9.4-30.5 3 1.4 0.4- 5.2 12 8.8 4.2-17.4
$25,000- 34,999 106 81 68.4 52.7-80.7 13 20.8 10.1-38.1 2 0.7 0.2- 3.4 10 10.1 4.5-21.0
$35,000- 49,999 181 144 81.5 72.0-88.3 22 12.0 6.6-20.9 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8 10 5.4 2.3-12.1
$50,000- 74,999 261 210 79.6 71.7-85.7 33 13.0 8.1-20.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 17 7.2 3.9-12.8
$75,000+ 704 628 87.9 84.2-90.9 46 7.6 5.2-11.0 6 0.6 0.2- 1.5 24 3.9 2.4- 6.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 323 264 79.0 71.7-84.9 32 12.8 8.1-19.8 6 1.7 0.6- 4.5 21 6.5 3.7-11.0
No 1,173 981 81.8 78.2-84.9 116 11.3 8.8-14.5 14 0.6 0.3- 1.1 62 6.3 4.5- 8.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 323 276 82.5 74.7-88.3 30 11.4 6.7-18.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 15 5.8 2.9-11.3
Non-Veteran 1,179 973 81.0 77.4-84.1 119 11.7 9.2-14.8 18 0.9 0.5- 1.6 69 6.4 4.7- 8.8

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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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