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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:

Outdoor parks?

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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 11,360 5,001 44.4 42.9-45.9 5,689 51.7 50.1-53.2 670 3.9 3.5- 4.4
-Piedmont NC 6,584 2,953 45.7 43.7-47.6 3,260 50.7 48.7-52.7 371 3.7 3.2- 4.2
GENDER
Male 2,439 948 41.0 37.9-44.2 1,357 55.4 52.2-58.5 134 3.6 2.9- 4.5
Female 4,145 2,005 49.8 47.5-52.2 1,903 46.5 44.1-48.9 237 3.7 3.1- 4.4
RACE
White 5,249 2,252 42.4 40.3-44.5 2,680 53.5 51.3-55.6 317 4.1 3.5- 4.8
African American 997 516 51.1 46.0-56.2 445 47.0 41.9-52.1 36 1.9 1.2- 2.9
Other Minorities 303 169 59.8 51.3-67.8 117 36.5 28.7-45.1 17 3.7 2.0- 6.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 213 112 54.2 44.2-63.8 93 43.0 33.5-53.1 8 2.8 1.1- 7.2
Non-Hispanic 6,350 2,833 45.1 43.1-47.1 3,156 51.2 49.2-53.2 361 3.7 3.2- 4.3
AGE
18-24 161 75 44.7 35.5-54.2 84 54.7 45.2-63.9 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5
25-34 503 255 47.9 42.3-53.5 236 50.1 44.5-55.7 12 2.0 1.0- 3.9
35-44 956 481 50.8 46.7-54.8 444 46.7 42.7-50.8 31 2.5 1.6- 3.8
45-54 1,317 562 42.9 39.5-46.5 711 54.2 50.7-57.6 44 2.9 2.0- 4.1
55-64 1,465 657 44.7 41.5-47.9 729 49.8 46.6-53.1 79 5.5 4.2- 7.2
65+ 2,122 898 42.0 39.1-44.9 1,025 49.5 46.6-52.5 199 8.5 7.1-10.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 740 315 40.8 34.7-47.1 369 55.3 49.0-61.5 56 3.9 2.5- 6.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,747 757 44.5 40.3-48.7 895 52.8 48.6-57.0 95 2.7 2.1- 3.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,581 683 43.8 39.9-47.7 809 52.1 48.1-56.0 89 4.2 3.1- 5.6
College Graduate 2,505 1,191 49.2 46.4-52.1 1,184 46.8 44.0-49.6 130 3.9 3.1- 4.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 617 277 48.6 42.5-54.8 302 47.5 41.4-53.5 38 3.9 2.4- 6.1
$15,000- 24,999 936 414 44.6 39.4-49.9 479 51.7 46.4-57.0 43 3.7 2.3- 5.9
$25,000- 34,999 657 288 42.4 36.6-48.5 330 53.2 47.1-59.2 39 4.4 2.7- 7.1
$35,000- 49,999 833 333 42.9 37.6-48.3 452 53.3 47.9-58.6 48 3.8 2.6- 5.4
$50,000-74,999 923 434 49.1 44.3-53.9 450 47.7 43.0-52.5 39 3.2 2.1- 4.7
$75,000+ 1,631 791 48.5 45.1-51.9 775 48.5 45.1-51.9 65 3.0 2.2- 4.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,360 985 39.4 36.2-42.7 1,228 56.6 53.3-59.9 147 4.0 3.2- 5.0
No 4,192 1,953 48.5 46.1-50.9 2,019 48.1 45.7-50.5 220 3.5 2.9- 4.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 850 334 39.8 35.2-44.6 457 54.7 49.8-59.4 59 5.5 4.1- 7.5
Non-Veteran 5,733 2,619 46.4 44.2-48.5 2,802 50.2 48.1-52.3 312 3.4 2.9- 4.0

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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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