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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Secondhand Smoke I

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%)
North Carolina 10,105 8,565 83.5 82.2-84.8 1,049 12.8 11.6-14.2 491 3.6 3.1- 4.2
-Wake County 666 599 89.1 84.6-92.3 39 8.7 5.6-13.2 28 2.3 1.4- 3.6
GENDER
Male 232 201 84.4 75.8-90.4 21 13.0 7.3-21.9 10 2.6 1.2- 5.4
Female 434 398 93.1 89.1-95.6 18 5.0 2.7- 9.0 18 2.0 1.1- 3.4
RACE
White 492 438 89.8 85.8-92.8 31 7.4 4.8-11.3 23 2.8 1.6- 4.7
Other 166 154 87.4 75.3-94.1 7 11.2 4.8-23.8 5 1.4 0.5- 3.8
AGE
18-44 221 199 86.9 79.2-92.0 19 12.1 7.1-19.9 3 1.0 0.3- 3.5
45+ 436 391 91.9 88.8-94.1 20 4.1 2.5- 6.5 25 4.1 2.6- 6.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 151 130 82.3 68.5-90.9 13 15.7 7.5-30.1 8 2.0 0.9- 4.4
Some College + 513 467 91.3 87.3-94.2 26 6.3 3.8-10.3 20 2.4 1.4- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 227 190 84.7 77.0-90.2 20 11.1 6.2-19.0 17 4.2 2.4- 7.3
$50,000+ 353 338 95.4 92.0-97.4 11 3.4 1.7- 6.5 4 1.2 0.4- 3.7

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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.

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