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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Tobacco Indicators

In the following locations, do you think that smoking should be allowed in all areas, or not allowed at all?
B. Schools.

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  Total
Respond.#
All Areas Some Areas Not Allowed
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,457 21 0.4 0.3- 0.7 269 5.4 4.7- 6.2 5,167 94.2 93.3-94.9
GENDER
Male 2,051 15 0.6 0.3- 1.2 132 6.8 5.6- 8.3 1,904 92.5 91.0-93.8
Female 3,406 6 0.2 0.1- 0.6 137 4.1 3.4- 4.9 3,263 95.7 94.8-96.4
RACE
White 4,302 16 0.3 0.2- 0.6 206 5.3 4.5- 6.2 4,080 94.4 93.5-95.2
African American 975 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 47 5.4 3.8- 7.7 924 94.0 91.6-95.7
Other 139 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5 8 5.1 2.3-11.0 130 93.7 87.4-97.0
HISPANIC
Yes 132 1 1.4 0.2- 9.0 7 2.9 1.3- 6.2 124 95.8 90.6-98.1
No 5,280 20 0.4 0.2- 0.7 257 5.4 4.7- 6.3 5,003 94.2 93.3-94.9
AGE
18-24 342 0 0.0 . - . 30 10.1 6.9-14.7 312 89.9 85.3-93.1
25-34 870 3 0.5 0.1- 1.8 33 3.5 2.3- 5.3 834 96.0 94.1-97.3
35-44 1,042 3 0.4 0.1- 1.6 59 5.8 4.4- 7.6 980 93.8 91.9-95.3
45-54 1,108 5 0.4 0.2- 1.2 75 6.3 4.9- 8.0 1,028 93.2 91.5-94.7
55-64 920 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0 32 3.8 2.6- 5.5 885 95.9 94.2-97.2
65+ 1,132 7 0.9 0.4- 2.1 37 3.3 2.3- 4.6 1,088 95.9 94.3-97.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 649 6 1.1 0.4- 2.9 35 5.6 3.8- 8.2 608 93.3 90.5-95.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,626 5 0.4 0.2- 1.2 68 4.4 3.2- 5.9 1,553 95.2 93.6-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,433 4 0.3 0.1- 0.8 81 6.6 5.1- 8.5 1,348 93.1 91.2-94.7
College Graduate 1,739 6 0.3 0.1- 0.6 83 5.1 4.0- 6.5 1,650 94.7 93.2-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 641 3 0.8 0.2- 2.8 31 6.8 4.4-10.4 607 92.4 88.7-94.9
$15,000- $24,999 911 3 0.3 0.1- 0.9 41 4.4 3.1- 6.2 867 95.3 93.5-96.7
$25,000- $34,999 683 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7 43 7.3 4.8-10.8 637 92.5 88.9-95.0
$35,000- $49,999 824 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 50 6.6 4.9- 8.9 771 93.0 90.7-94.8
$50,000+ 1,780 5 0.3 0.1- 0.7 69 4.1 3.1- 5.3 1,706 95.6 94.3-96.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 337 0 0.0 . - . 18 5.6 3.4- 9.1 319 94.4 90.9-96.6
Appalachia II 643 4 0.5 0.2- 1.8 17 3.2 1.8- 5.7 622 96.2 93.7-97.8
Appalachia III 435 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 20 5.1 2.9- 8.7 414 94.3 90.4-96.7
Catawba 354 3 1.2 0.3- 4.8 16 4.9 2.9- 8.4 335 93.9 89.9-96.3
Edisto Savannah 425 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 17 3.7 2.2- 6.1 407 95.9 93.3-97.6
Low Country 275 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 15 5.6 3.1- 9.9 258 94.0 89.7-96.6
Palmetto 837 3 0.5 0.1- 1.9 47 5.6 4.0- 7.8 787 93.9 91.6-95.6
Pee Dee 386 0 0.0 . - . 31 10.0 6.5-15.1 355 90.0 84.9-93.5
Trident 689 3 0.5 0.2- 1.5 32 4.7 3.2- 6.8 654 94.8 92.6-96.4
Upper Savannah 279 0 0.0 . - . 14 5.2 2.7-10.0 265 94.8 90.0-97.3
Waccamaw 469 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 27 7.3 4.6-11.5 441 92.5 88.4-95.3
Wateree 284 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 10 3.8 1.7- 8.5 272 95.6 91.1-97.9

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

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