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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Secondhand Smoke I

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
-New Hanover County 106 99 92.2 81.2-97.0 6 6.9 2.4-18.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3
GENDER
Male 37 33 90.7 75.0-96.9 3 7.3 2.0-23.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.0 0.3-13.2
Female 69 66 93.4 72.3-98.7 3 6.6 1.3-27.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 88 82 93.6 84.0-97.6 5 5.2 1.7-14.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2
Other 18 17 87.6 47.7-98.2 1 12.4 1.8-52.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 40 38 91.4 70.9-97.9 2 8.6 2.1-29.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 63 58 93.0 82.5-97.4 4 4.8 1.6-13.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.2 0.3-14.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 24 19 77.0 46.9-92.7 5 23.0 7.3-53.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 82 80 97.5 90.5-99.4 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 35 32 96.5 88.5-99.0 3 3.5 1.0-11.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 59 56 93.4 80.1-98.0 2 5.0 1.2-19.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.6 0.2-10.6

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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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