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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:

Convenience 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 11,353 9,371 81.5 80.2-82.7 1,445 14.5 13.4-15.7 537 4.0 3.5- 4.7
-Western NC 1,847 1,503 79.9 76.9-82.7 250 15.3 12.7-18.2 94 4.8 3.7- 6.2
GENDER
Male 710 547 76.1 70.7-80.8 135 20.7 16.2-26.2 28 3.2 2.0- 5.0
Female 1,137 956 83.4 80.1-86.1 115 10.4 8.2-13.1 66 6.3 4.5- 8.6
RACE
White 1,700 1,389 80.9 77.9-83.5 226 14.1 11.7-16.9 85 5.0 3.8- 6.5
African American 45 35 67.6 38.3-87.5 8 28.3 9.4-60.1 2 4.1 0.8-18.1
Other Minorities 89 69 67.9 44.8-84.7 13 29.1 12.8-53.3 7 3.0 0.8-10.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 32 89.8 73.3-96.6 5 10.2 3.4-26.7 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,807 1,469 79.7 76.5-82.5 244 15.4 12.7-18.4 94 5.0 3.8- 6.5
AGE
18-24 41 33 63.4 39.6-82.1 8 36.6 17.9-60.4 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 117 96 78.4 67.3-86.5 19 18.5 11.1-29.2 2 3.1 0.8-11.9
35-44 225 186 85.5 79.9-89.7 25 9.1 5.8-13.9 14 5.4 3.0- 9.5
45-54 294 242 79.0 71.7-84.8 40 16.1 10.9-23.0 12 4.9 2.4- 9.8
55-64 444 362 81.7 77.0-85.7 68 15.3 11.7-19.8 14 2.9 1.5- 5.6
65+ 707 567 78.9 75.1-82.3 88 13.2 10.5-16.5 52 7.9 5.8-10.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 272 202 70.4 61.9-77.6 46 20.4 14.0-28.7 24 9.3 5.5-15.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 556 448 73.4 66.4-79.4 74 20.8 15.0-28.1 34 5.8 3.7- 8.9
Some Post-H.S. 486 404 86.3 82.3-89.6 68 11.7 8.7-15.6 14 2.0 1.0- 3.8
College Graduate 529 445 86.5 82.5-89.6 62 9.5 7.0-12.7 22 4.1 2.3- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 252 200 80.4 73.0-86.2 40 15.0 9.9-22.1 12 4.6 2.2- 9.2
$15,000- 24,999 353 285 79.6 73.3-84.8 49 14.6 10.3-20.3 19 5.8 3.3-10.0
$25,000- 34,999 230 183 76.5 65.6-84.7 39 20.9 12.8-32.2 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5
$35,000- 49,999 243 200 80.0 71.4-86.5 35 17.3 11.1-26.0 8 2.7 1.2- 6.1
$50,000-74,999 237 200 84.6 78.2-89.4 27 11.8 7.7-17.8 10 3.5 1.6- 7.5
$75,000+ 238 205 87.8 81.9-91.9 23 6.9 4.3-10.9 10 5.4 2.5-11.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 803 626 76.0 71.1-80.2 128 18.5 14.5-23.3 49 5.5 3.8- 7.8
No 1,035 869 82.3 78.2-85.8 122 13.4 10.2-17.4 44 4.3 2.9- 6.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 192 73.1 64.5-80.2 55 21.7 14.9-30.4 17 5.2 2.9- 9.2
Non-Veteran 1,583 1,311 80.9 77.6-83.8 195 14.3 11.6-17.5 77 4.7 3.5- 6.3

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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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