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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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:

Grocery stores?

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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 11,359 10,085 88.6 87.5-89.6 940 9.2 8.3-10.3 334 2.2 1.9- 2.6
-Western NC 1,848 1,633 87.8 85.0-90.1 162 10.1 7.9-12.9 53 2.1 1.5- 3.0
GENDER
Male 712 599 83.9 78.8-88.0 90 14.1 10.1-19.2 23 2.1 1.2- 3.4
Female 1,136 1,034 91.3 88.8-93.3 72 6.6 4.8- 8.9 30 2.1 1.3- 3.4
RACE
White 1,701 1,510 88.6 85.9-90.8 144 9.3 7.2-11.9 47 2.1 1.5- 3.0
African American 45 39 77.6 41.2-94.5 5 21.5 4.9-59.0 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9
Other Minorities 89 73 76.9 59.1-88.5 11 20.2 9.4-38.1 5 2.9 0.7-10.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 32 90.3 73.5-96.9 5 9.7 3.1-26.5 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,808 1,599 87.8 85.0-90.1 156 10.1 7.8-12.9 53 2.2 1.5- 3.1
AGE
18-24 41 36 75.1 48.1-90.8 5 24.9 9.2-51.9 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 116 107 90.1 79.3-95.6 9 9.9 4.4-20.7 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 225 205 92.5 87.8-95.4 16 6.5 3.8-11.1 4 1.0 0.3- 3.0
45-54 295 257 83.9 76.9-89.1 29 12.5 7.8-19.4 9 3.6 1.6- 7.7
55-64 444 397 91.2 87.7-93.8 36 7.1 4.8-10.3 11 1.7 0.7- 3.9
65+ 708 613 85.8 82.4-88.6 66 10.0 7.6-13.1 29 4.2 2.8- 6.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 270 222 78.9 70.6-85.4 34 15.7 9.9-24.1 14 5.4 2.9- 9.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 557 486 82.9 76.0-88.1 51 14.8 9.8-21.9 20 2.3 1.3- 4.2
Some Post-H.S. 488 435 91.4 87.9-93.9 46 7.7 5.3-11.2 7 0.9 0.3- 2.2
College Graduate 529 486 94.6 92.3-96.2 31 4.1 2.7- 6.1 12 1.4 0.7- 2.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 218 89.2 83.2-93.2 26 8.9 5.1-14.8 7 1.9 0.8- 4.4
$15,000- 24,999 353 308 85.9 79.8-90.3 38 12.0 7.9-17.8 7 2.2 0.8- 5.6
$25,000- 34,999 230 199 81.8 70.1-89.6 25 16.2 8.6-28.4 6 2.0 0.9- 4.6
$35,000- 49,999 243 224 91.8 83.2-96.2 12 6.7 2.7-15.9 7 1.4 0.6- 3.6
$50,000-74,999 238 217 92.9 88.5-95.7 15 5.4 3.0- 9.6 6 1.6 0.6- 4.2
$75,000+ 238 219 93.5 88.8-96.3 14 4.4 2.4- 8.1 5 2.1 0.6- 6.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 805 697 86.4 82.5-89.5 80 11.0 8.1-14.8 28 2.6 1.6- 4.0
No 1,034 927 88.5 84.5-91.6 82 9.7 6.7-13.7 25 1.8 1.1- 3.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 207 77.6 68.8-84.4 45 19.1 12.5-28.1 12 3.3 1.7- 6.2
Non-Veteran 1,584 1,426 89.3 86.3-91.6 117 8.8 6.6-11.7 41 1.9 1.3- 2.9

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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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