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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

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 11,342 9,676 84.6 83.4-85.8 1,125 12.0 10.9-13.2 541 3.4 3.0- 3.9
-Western NC 1,848 1,557 82.5 79.6-85.0 189 12.6 10.3-15.3 102 5.0 3.9- 6.4
GENDER
Male 710 565 78.9 74.0-83.1 104 15.6 11.8-20.4 41 5.4 3.7- 7.9
Female 1,138 992 85.6 82.4-88.3 85 9.8 7.5-12.8 61 4.6 3.3- 6.3
RACE
White 1,700 1,441 83.1 80.2-85.6 169 12.1 9.8-14.9 90 4.8 3.7- 6.2
African American 46 37 80.4 60.4-91.7 4 8.3 2.4-25.0 5 11.3 3.6-30.3
Other Minorities 89 69 71.1 51.8-84.9 13 23.4 11.0-42.8 7 5.6 1.7-16.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 33 92.5 76.9-97.8 4 7.5 2.2-23.1 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,808 1,522 82.2 79.3-84.8 184 12.6 10.3-15.4 102 5.2 4.0- 6.6
AGE
18-24 41 31 74.4 50.6-89.2 8 21.6 7.9-46.9 2 4.0 1.0-15.3
25-34 116 97 79.6 68.8-87.4 17 17.8 10.5-28.5 2 2.6 0.6- 9.7
35-44 225 188 85.5 79.7-89.9 28 11.4 7.5-16.8 9 3.1 1.4- 6.4
45-54 295 243 78.8 71.3-84.7 37 15.4 10.2-22.7 15 5.8 3.2-10.3
55-64 445 388 86.9 82.6-90.3 42 9.4 6.7-13.1 15 3.7 2.0- 7.0
65+ 707 594 83.3 79.8-86.4 55 7.7 5.7-10.3 58 8.9 6.7-11.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 270 196 66.4 57.8-73.9 39 21.3 14.6-30.1 35 12.3 8.3-17.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 559 456 77.1 70.7-82.4 68 16.9 12.0-23.4 35 6.0 3.9- 9.0
Some Post-H.S. 487 426 88.1 83.7-91.4 45 9.3 6.3-13.4 16 2.7 1.4- 5.2
College Graduate 528 475 91.5 88.3-93.9 37 6.1 4.2- 8.9 16 2.4 1.2- 4.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 252 202 76.8 68.5-83.4 27 11.8 7.1-19.0 23 11.4 6.9-18.3
$15,000- 24,999 353 282 77.7 70.9-83.3 50 17.1 12.0-23.7 21 5.2 3.1- 8.8
$25,000- 34,999 230 194 83.2 74.9-89.2 28 13.9 8.3-22.4 8 2.9 1.4- 5.8
$35,000- 49,999 242 211 83.5 74.4-89.9 23 14.0 8.1-23.1 8 2.5 0.8- 7.0
$50,000-74,999 239 218 92.2 87.1-95.4 12 4.5 2.2- 8.8 9 3.3 1.4- 7.3
$75,000+ 239 222 93.5 88.8-96.3 14 4.7 2.6- 8.6 3 1.8 0.5- 6.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 803 653 78.1 73.6-82.0 97 15.4 12.0-19.6 53 6.5 4.6- 9.1
No 1,036 895 85.0 81.2-88.2 92 10.9 8.0-14.7 49 4.1 2.9- 5.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 262 206 77.3 68.5-84.1 38 17.6 11.1-26.7 18 5.2 3.1- 8.6
Non-Veteran 1,586 1,351 83.2 80.2-85.8 151 11.8 9.5-14.7 84 5.0 3.8- 6.5

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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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