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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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
Have Health Insurance
Yes 9,946 8,606 86.5 85.3-87.7 855 9.9 8.8-11.0 485 3.6 3.1- 4.1
No 1,371 1,050 76.0 71.9-79.7 266 21.2 17.7-25.3 55 2.7 1.9- 3.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 189 152 81.6 73.5-87.7 26 11.9 7.2-19.0 11 6.5 3.2-12.6
Recommended Range 3,514 3,002 84.6 82.0-86.9 331 12.0 9.8-14.6 181 3.4 2.6- 4.5
Overweight 4,018 3,428 84.9 82.9-86.7 404 11.6 9.9-13.5 186 3.6 2.9- 4.4
Obese 3,091 2,661 84.9 82.6-86.9 296 12.0 10.1-14.2 134 3.1 2.4- 4.0
Current Smoker
No 9,407 8,348 89.3 88.3-90.3 643 7.6 6.7- 8.5 416 3.1 2.7- 3.6
Yes 1,885 1,290 65.4 61.3-69.3 477 30.1 26.3-34.3 118 4.5 3.2- 6.2
History of CVD**
Yes 1,495 1,214 79.6 76.5-82.5 184 13.4 11.1-16.0 97 7.0 5.2- 9.3
No 9,730 8,371 85.2 83.9-86.5 921 11.7 10.5-13.0 438 3.1 2.7- 3.6
Binge Drinker
No 10,320 8,852 85.6 84.4-86.8 968 10.9 9.8-12.0 500 3.5 3.0- 4.0
Yes 893 730 79.0 73.9-83.3 134 18.3 14.1-23.4 29 2.7 1.7- 4.2
Heavy Drinker
No 10,769 9,224 85.2 84.0-86.3 1,035 11.4 10.3-12.6 510 3.4 2.9- 3.9
Yes 379 310 74.0 62.7-82.8 55 22.7 14.0-34.5 14 3.4 1.7- 6.7
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,311 1,058 77.6 72.8-81.8 184 18.1 14.1-22.9 69 4.3 2.9- 6.2
No 9,780 8,421 85.6 84.4-86.8 915 11.1 10.0-12.3 444 3.3 2.8- 3.8
Current Asthma
Yes 955 796 78.9 73.3-83.6 108 17.3 12.8-23.0 51 3.8 2.6- 5.7
No 10,330 8,836 85.1 83.8-86.3 1,008 11.5 10.4-12.7 486 3.4 3.0- 3.9
Diabetes
Yes 1,601 1,323 81.5 78.6-84.2 158 11.8 9.6-14.4 120 6.7 5.2- 8.6
No 9,627 8,258 85.0 83.6-86.2 956 11.9 10.7-13.3 413 3.1 2.6- 3.6
Disability
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

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

^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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