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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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 3,688 3,210 84.4 82.4-86.2 269 9.2 7.8-10.9 33 0.7 0.5- 1.1 176 5.7 4.6- 7.0
-Wake County 342 317 90.9 85.6-94.4 11 4.7 2.3- 9.7 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9 12 4.2 2.1- 7.9
GENDER
Male 118 108 88.6 77.7-94.5 5 7.0 2.5-17.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 4 4.1 1.3-12.4
Female 224 209 92.8 87.7-95.9 6 2.9 1.2- 6.8 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 8 4.2 2.0- 8.6
RACE
White 245 228 91.8 86.0-95.3 6 2.8 1.1- 6.9 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 10 5.3 2.5-10.7
Other 94 86 89.1 76.1-95.4 5 8.4 2.9-22.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 2 2.1 0.4- 8.9
AGE
18-44 145 133 89.5 81.0-94.4 6 5.8 2.3-14.0 0 0.0 . - . 6 4.7 1.9-11.0
45+ 190 179 93.9 88.8-96.8 4 2.6 0.9- 7.4 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 5 2.9 1.2- 6.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 37 33 80.6 49.6-94.6 3 18.7 5.0-50.3 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 303 283 92.5 87.9-95.4 7 2.7 1.2- 5.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 12 4.7 2.4- 9.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 70 96.3 89.3-98.8 2 2.6 0.6-10.1 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 230 215 92.6 87.5-95.7 6 3.3 1.4- 7.7 0 0.0 . - . 9 4.1 2.0- 8.1

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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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