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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:

Outdoor parks?

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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 11,360 5,001 44.4 42.9-45.9 5,689 51.7 50.1-53.2 670 3.9 3.5- 4.4
-Western NC 1,848 795 43.3 40.2-46.6 923 51.7 48.5-54.9 130 4.9 4.0- 6.1
GENDER
Male 712 268 39.3 34.3-44.5 404 56.8 51.6-61.8 40 4.0 2.7- 5.8
Female 1,136 527 47.0 43.0-51.0 519 47.2 43.2-51.2 90 5.8 4.5- 7.5
RACE
White 1,701 731 42.5 39.3-45.7 855 52.5 49.2-55.7 115 5.0 4.0- 6.3
African American 45 24 58.4 36.4-77.5 16 35.5 18.3-57.3 5 6.1 1.9-18.1
Other Minorities 89 36 52.2 33.0-70.8 44 45.4 27.5-64.6 9 2.4 0.6- 8.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 19 70.7 51.5-84.6 15 23.4 11.6-41.6 3 5.9 1.7-18.7
Non-Hispanic 1,808 776 42.5 39.3-45.8 906 52.6 49.3-55.8 126 4.9 3.9- 6.1
AGE
18-24 41 17 48.8 29.3-68.6 23 49.7 30.1-69.3 1 1.5 0.2-10.3
25-34 118 58 47.0 36.4-57.9 59 52.5 41.7-63.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
35-44 225 98 47.3 39.8-54.9 114 48.8 41.3-56.4 13 3.9 2.1- 7.0
45-54 295 114 34.1 27.9-40.8 167 61.6 54.6-68.1 14 4.4 2.2- 8.5
55-64 444 185 42.4 37.1-47.8 235 52.9 47.5-58.3 24 4.7 3.0- 7.3
65+ 706 313 43.4 39.2-47.8 318 46.5 42.2-50.8 75 10.1 7.8-12.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 269 102 33.2 26.2-41.0 133 56.7 48.6-64.4 34 10.2 6.6-15.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 558 214 36.3 30.5-42.6 306 59.2 53.0-65.2 38 4.4 2.9- 6.8
Some Post-H.S. 488 207 43.6 37.4-49.9 252 52.3 46.1-58.5 29 4.2 2.7- 6.4
College Graduate 529 271 56.7 51.1-62.1 229 39.6 34.3-45.2 29 3.7 2.4- 5.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 250 86 32.4 24.9-41.1 144 61.8 53.3-69.7 20 5.8 3.4- 9.7
$15,000- 24,999 353 143 41.6 34.3-49.4 186 52.3 44.8-59.7 24 6.1 3.7- 9.9
$25,000- 34,999 230 92 41.6 32.6-51.1 124 53.2 44.0-62.2 14 5.2 3.0- 9.1
$35,000- 49,999 242 95 34.6 27.4-42.6 135 61.5 53.4-69.1 12 3.9 2.0- 7.4
$50,000-74,999 238 130 56.2 47.9-64.1 95 40.3 32.5-48.6 13 3.5 1.8- 6.7
$75,000+ 240 132 59.2 51.2-66.7 99 38.0 30.7-45.9 9 2.8 1.1- 6.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 804 328 41.6 36.8-46.6 411 52.9 48.0-57.8 65 5.4 4.0- 7.3
No 1,035 461 44.2 39.9-48.5 509 51.2 46.9-55.5 65 4.7 3.4- 6.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 105 39.9 32.8-47.6 144 55.6 47.8-63.1 15 4.5 2.4- 8.0
Non-Veteran 1,584 690 43.8 40.4-47.4 779 51.2 47.6-54.7 115 5.0 4.0- 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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