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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:

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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 11,368 8,326 75.1 73.8-76.3 2,654 22.6 21.3-23.8 388 2.4 2.0- 2.8
-Western NC 1,850 1,323 71.5 68.4-74.3 462 25.9 23.1-28.9 65 2.7 2.0- 3.6
GENDER
Male 712 455 66.1 61.0-70.8 234 31.4 26.7-36.4 23 2.6 1.6- 4.1
Female 1,138 868 76.3 72.8-79.4 228 20.9 18.0-24.3 42 2.8 1.8- 4.1
RACE
White 1,704 1,206 70.4 67.2-73.3 439 26.9 24.0-30.0 59 2.7 2.0- 3.7
African American 44 38 86.9 66.8-95.6 5 12.1 3.8-32.6 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0
Other Minorities 89 71 81.3 66.0-90.7 13 14.9 6.8-29.6 5 3.8 1.0-13.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 34 96.2 83.2-99.2 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2 1 2.9 0.4-18.6
Non-Hispanic 1,810 1,287 70.7 67.6-73.6 459 26.6 23.8-29.7 64 2.7 1.9- 3.6
AGE
18-24 41 30 69.4 46.6-85.5 10 29.0 13.2-52.3 1 1.6 0.2-10.7
25-34 117 87 71.3 60.6-80.1 29 28.3 19.5-39.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
35-44 225 168 77.9 71.4-83.3 52 20.5 15.2-26.9 5 1.6 0.6- 4.1
45-54 295 204 64.1 56.7-70.9 84 33.0 26.3-40.3 7 3.0 1.2- 7.2
55-64 444 322 72.1 66.9-76.7 113 26.3 21.8-31.4 9 1.6 0.7- 3.7
65+ 709 497 70.0 65.9-73.8 170 24.1 20.6-28.1 42 5.9 4.2- 8.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 271 172 59.1 50.6-67.1 76 34.2 26.4-43.0 23 6.7 4.0-11.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 559 380 65.4 59.1-71.2 158 32.3 26.6-38.6 21 2.3 1.3- 4.2
Some Post-H.S. 487 350 75.0 69.9-79.5 126 23.1 18.8-28.1 11 1.9 0.9- 3.7
College Graduate 529 418 81.6 77.2-85.2 101 16.6 13.1-20.8 10 1.9 0.9- 3.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 250 169 69.0 60.9-76.1 76 29.7 22.7-37.8 5 1.3 0.5- 3.6
$15,000- 24,999 353 249 71.8 64.8-77.8 90 23.9 18.3-30.6 14 4.4 2.3- 8.0
$25,000- 34,999 231 154 66.8 58.0-74.5 69 30.2 22.7-39.0 8 3.0 1.4- 6.0
$35,000- 49,999 242 171 66.9 58.1-74.6 67 31.7 24.0-40.5 4 1.4 0.5- 4.0
$50,000-74,999 238 189 79.3 72.4-84.9 43 18.7 13.4-25.5 6 2.0 0.7- 5.1
$75,000+ 240 194 82.6 76.1-87.7 43 15.8 11.1-22.0 3 1.6 0.3- 6.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 805 552 68.8 64.3-73.1 223 28.5 24.4-33.0 30 2.7 1.7- 4.1
No 1,036 763 72.9 68.8-76.7 238 24.4 20.8-28.5 35 2.7 1.8- 4.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 160 61.6 53.6-69.0 91 33.8 26.6-41.8 13 4.6 2.5- 8.1
Non-Veteran 1,586 1,163 72.9 69.6-75.9 371 24.7 21.8-28.0 52 2.4 1.7- 3.4

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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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