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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?
D. Places of Work/Worksites.

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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 5,400 74 1.5 1.2- 2.0 2,829 54.3 52.7-55.8 2,497 44.2 42.6-45.8
GENDER
Male 2,030 53 2.4 1.7- 3.2 1,188 60.0 57.4-62.5 789 37.7 35.2-40.2
Female 3,370 21 0.8 0.5- 1.3 1,641 49.1 47.2-51.1 1,708 50.1 48.1-52.0
RACE
White 4,263 63 1.7 1.3- 2.2 2,245 55.5 53.8-57.2 1,955 42.8 41.1-44.5
African American 958 6 0.7 0.3- 1.7 491 50.4 46.6-54.3 461 48.9 45.1-52.7
Other 139 3 3.5 1.1-10.2 73 55.2 45.2-64.7 63 41.4 32.1-51.4
HISPANIC
Yes 129 3 4.2 1.4-12.1 73 54.6 43.8-65.0 53 41.2 31.1-52.1
No 5,230 71 1.5 1.1- 1.9 2,739 54.4 52.8-56.0 2,420 44.2 42.6-45.8
AGE
18-24 342 6 1.6 0.7- 3.7 233 65.9 59.9-71.5 103 32.5 27.0-38.5
25-34 865 7 1.0 0.4- 2.4 537 64.3 60.6-67.9 321 34.6 31.1-38.4
35-44 1,036 10 1.5 0.7- 2.9 610 57.9 54.4-61.4 416 40.6 37.2-44.1
45-54 1,102 22 1.9 1.2- 3.0 582 52.4 49.1-55.8 498 45.7 42.3-49.0
55-64 914 7 1.0 0.4- 2.1 428 48.4 44.7-52.0 479 50.7 47.0-54.3
65+ 1,101 21 2.0 1.2- 3.3 426 37.9 34.7-41.2 654 60.1 56.8-63.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 636 19 3.3 1.9- 5.6 326 50.9 46.2-55.6 291 45.8 41.1-50.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,605 23 1.5 0.9- 2.4 885 56.7 53.7-59.6 697 41.8 38.9-44.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,423 20 1.6 1.0- 2.7 799 59.1 56.1-62.2 604 39.2 36.2-42.3
College Graduate 1,727 11 0.6 0.3- 1.1 812 48.6 45.9-51.3 904 50.9 48.2-53.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 629 11 1.8 0.9- 3.6 354 55.8 50.8-60.8 264 42.4 37.5-47.4
$15,000- $24,999 902 14 2.2 1.2- 4.0 500 56.5 52.5-60.3 388 41.3 37.5-45.3
$25,000- $34,999 676 9 0.9 0.5- 1.9 386 61.7 57.2-65.9 281 37.4 33.2-41.8
$35,000- $49,999 822 16 2.1 1.2- 3.8 453 57.8 53.8-61.7 353 40.1 36.3-44.1
$50,000+ 1,771 15 1.0 0.6- 1.7 854 50.7 48.1-53.3 902 48.3 45.7-51.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 337 6 1.8 0.8- 4.1 187 58.2 52.0-64.1 144 40.0 34.2-46.2
Appalachia II 634 5 0.8 0.3- 2.5 314 52.5 47.7-57.1 315 46.7 42.1-51.5
Appalachia III 428 5 1.2 0.4- 3.8 246 60.2 54.5-65.6 177 38.6 33.2-44.3
Catawba 349 5 1.2 0.5- 3.3 198 57.2 51.1-63.1 146 41.6 35.7-47.7
Edisto Savannah 419 5 1.2 0.5- 3.0 213 50.7 44.9-56.5 201 48.1 42.3-53.9
Low Country 271 7 3.5 1.5- 8.4 108 38.5 31.8-45.7 156 57.9 50.6-64.9
Palmetto 831 10 1.7 0.8- 3.4 396 49.7 45.6-53.8 425 48.6 44.5-52.7
Pee Dee 386 5 1.2 0.4- 3.1 245 63.4 57.4-68.9 136 35.5 29.9-41.4
Trident 679 7 1.2 0.5- 2.9 343 53.7 49.3-57.9 329 45.1 40.9-49.4
Upper Savannah 274 4 1.2 0.4- 3.3 151 57.8 50.8-64.4 119 41.0 34.4-47.9
Waccamaw 466 6 1.7 0.7- 4.3 253 57.5 52.1-62.7 207 40.8 35.7-46.1
Wateree 283 8 3.2 1.5- 6.6 151 54.0 47.0-60.9 124 42.8 36.0-49.8

#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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