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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

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 recreation facilities such as bowling alleys and bingo halls?

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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%)
North Carolina 11,353 9,155 78.5 77.1-79.8 1,591 17.2 15.9-18.5 607 4.3 3.8- 4.9
-Piedmont NC 6,579 5,299 78.2 76.4-80.0 929 17.3 15.7-19.0 351 4.5 3.7- 5.3
GENDER
Male 2,435 1,850 73.3 70.2-76.2 459 21.8 19.0-24.8 126 5.0 3.7- 6.6
Female 4,144 3,449 82.7 80.7-84.6 470 13.2 11.5-15.2 225 4.0 3.3- 4.9
RACE
White 5,244 4,206 77.2 75.1-79.2 748 18.3 16.4-20.3 290 4.5 3.7- 5.4
African American 996 835 83.4 79.2-86.9 115 12.3 9.3-16.0 46 4.3 2.6- 7.2
Other Minorities 304 232 75.4 67.1-82.1 58 19.9 13.7-27.9 14 4.8 2.4- 9.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 214 148 70.8 61.5-78.7 57 25.6 18.1-34.9 9 3.5 1.6- 7.5
Non-Hispanic 6,344 5,135 78.8 76.9-80.5 869 16.7 15.1-18.5 340 4.5 3.8- 5.4
AGE
18-24 161 117 71.3 61.4-79.5 39 25.6 17.7-35.5 5 3.0 1.1- 8.4
25-34 503 387 72.9 67.3-77.8 100 23.2 18.6-28.5 16 4.0 2.1- 7.3
35-44 957 772 80.8 77.4-83.8 148 14.8 12.3-17.9 37 4.3 2.8- 6.7
45-54 1,313 1,065 80.0 77.0-82.7 206 16.7 14.2-19.4 42 3.4 2.2- 5.0
55-64 1,462 1,221 83.6 81.1-85.9 181 12.3 10.3-14.5 60 4.1 3.0- 5.6
65+ 2,123 1,695 79.6 77.1-81.8 243 12.6 10.7-14.8 185 7.8 6.5- 9.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 741 543 72.5 66.3-78.0 132 22.8 17.5-29.1 66 4.7 3.3- 6.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,749 1,369 73.7 69.4-77.6 278 21.1 17.5-25.3 102 5.2 3.4- 7.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,574 1,253 77.3 73.6-80.7 237 17.8 14.7-21.4 84 4.9 3.5- 6.9
College Graduate 2,504 2,125 84.0 81.7-86.0 281 12.4 10.6-14.5 98 3.6 2.7- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 616 458 77.5 72.6-81.8 118 19.2 15.2-23.9 40 3.3 2.1- 5.1
$15,000- 24,999 936 742 79.0 74.7-82.8 139 15.3 12.1-19.2 55 5.7 3.7- 8.5
$25,000- 34,999 654 519 73.9 67.7-79.3 96 20.3 15.3-26.4 39 5.8 3.6- 9.3
$35,000- 49,999 831 668 75.3 69.6-80.2 125 20.2 15.6-25.8 38 4.5 2.7- 7.5
$50,000-74,999 921 765 79.1 74.0-83.4 122 16.2 12.3-21.1 34 4.7 2.8- 7.7
$75,000+ 1,629 1,404 84.7 81.8-87.1 182 12.8 10.6-15.4 43 2.5 1.5- 4.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,358 1,827 73.7 70.1-77.1 386 21.9 18.6-25.6 145 4.4 3.4- 5.8
No 4,188 3,447 80.2 78.1-82.2 538 15.3 13.5-17.2 203 4.5 3.6- 5.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 849 644 75.6 71.3-79.4 159 19.3 15.7-23.4 46 5.2 3.7- 7.2
Non-Veteran 5,729 4,654 78.6 76.6-80.4 770 17.0 15.3-19.0 305 4.4 3.6- 5.4

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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