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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 120 101 81.9 71.7-89.1 11 11.0 5.6-20.5 3 3.0 0.9- 9.8 5 4.0 1.4-10.9
GENDER
Male 33 23 67.2 46.5-82.8 6 20.6 8.6-41.6 3 8.1 2.3-24.7 1 4.2 0.6-24.5
Female 87 78 90.6 81.1-95.6 5 5.5 2.1-13.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.9 1.2-12.1
RACE
White 102 86 83.1 72.6-90.1 9 10.0 4.9-19.2 2 1.9 0.4- 8.5 5 5.0 1.8-13.5
Other 17 14 76.8 43.6-93.4 2 15.7 3.1-52.1 1 7.5 1.0-39.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 46 38 82.3 66.0-91.8 5 11.5 4.2-27.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 6.2 1.9-18.6
45+ 72 61 80.9 67.4-89.7 6 10.7 4.8-22.3 3 7.1 2.1-21.3 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 45 36 72.6 52.8-86.2 5 19.1 7.8-39.8 3 7.7 2.2-23.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
Some College + 75 65 87.9 77.1-93.9 6 6.0 2.6-13.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 6.2 2.1-17.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 47 79.0 60.8-90.1 6 16.0 6.3-34.9 2 3.8 0.8-16.2 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3
$50,000+ 47 40 83.8 67.9-92.6 4 8.5 2.9-22.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 7.7 2.3-22.4

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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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