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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-AFRICAN AMERICANS

In indoor workplaces, do you think smoking should be allowed in all areas, only some areas,
or not allowed at all?

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  Total
Respond.^
All areas Some areas Not allowed at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,409 162 1.7 1.4- 2.1 2,854 29.8 28.6-31.0 7,393 68.5 67.3-69.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,865 31 1.6 1.0- 2.5 552 32.5 29.6-35.5 1,282 65.9 62.9-68.8
GENDER
Male 622 17 2.6 1.5- 4.6 207 36.5 31.7-41.5 398 60.9 55.8-65.7
Female 1,243 *** *** *** 345 29.3 26.0-32.8 884 70.0 66.5-73.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,819 31 1.6 1.0- 2.5 542 32.7 29.8-35.8 1,246 65.6 62.6-68.6
AGE
18-34 390 *** *** *** 131 37.3 31.7-43.3 253 60.9 55.0-66.6
35-44 272 *** *** *** 60 23.8 17.9-31.1 210 75.7 68.5-81.7
45-54 375 *** *** *** 119 36.1 29.8-42.9 249 61.5 54.7-67.8
55-64 403 *** *** *** 120 33.3 27.3-39.9 276 65.5 58.9-71.5
65-74 265 *** *** *** 75 25.6 19.0-33.7 185 72.4 64.3-79.3
75+ 139 *** *** *** 44 26.8 18.6-36.9 92 72.3 62.1-80.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 277 *** *** *** 104 45.1 37.1-53.4 166 51.4 43.4-59.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 571 *** *** *** 201 35.8 30.9-41.0 358 63.2 58.0-68.1
Some Post-H.S. 565 *** *** *** 171 31.3 26.7-36.4 389 67.8 62.6-72.5
College Graduate 445 *** *** *** 76 16.9 12.9-21.9 363 81.3 76.2-85.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 342 *** *** *** 131 44.7 37.6-52.0 207 53.5 46.2-60.6
$15,000- 24,999 420 *** *** *** 140 36.9 30.6-43.6 270 61.1 54.4-67.4
$25,000- 34,999 248 *** *** *** 64 25.0 19.0-32.1 181 73.5 66.3-79.7
$35,000- 49,999 209 *** *** *** 60 31.6 23.9-40.3 147 67.2 58.4-74.9
$50,000- 74,999 188 *** *** *** 33 20.0 13.5-28.6 152 78.5 69.8-85.2
$75,000+ 173 *** *** *** 20 13.1 7.9-20.9 152 86.6 78.8-91.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 476 *** *** *** 159 37.4 31.4-43.8 307 60.6 54.2-66.7
No 1,379 20 1.4 0.8- 2.4 392 31.2 28.0-34.6 967 67.3 63.9-70.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 231 *** *** *** 67 30.0 23.1-37.9 158 67.5 59.5-74.6
Non-Veteran 1,634 25 1.4 0.9- 2.4 485 32.8 29.8-36.1 1,124 65.7 62.5-68.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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.

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