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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Secondhand Smoke

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

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  Total #
Respondents
Not allowed anywhere Allowed in some place/at some time Allowed anywhere
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,544 5,739 64.6 63.1-66.0 2,607 32.9 31.5-34.3 198 2.6 2.1- 3.2
GENDER
Male 3,272 2,026 59.2 56.9-61.5 1,125 36.8 34.5-39.1 121 4.0 3.1- 5.1
Female 5,272 3,713 69.4 67.7-71.0 1,482 29.3 27.7-31.0 77 1.3 1.0- 1.8
RACE
White 6,536 4,309 63.8 62.2-65.4 2,057 33.4 31.9-35.0 170 2.8 2.3- 3.4
African American 1,706 1,234 68.3 65.0-71.4 457 30.9 27.8-34.1 15 0.9 0.4- 1.7
Other 230 142 56.1 47.1-64.6 79 36.2 28.3-44.9 9 7.8 3.3-17.2
HISPANIC
Yes 174 123 69.8 60.0-78.2 49 29.7 21.4-39.6 2 0.4 0.1- 1.9
No 8,221 5,508 64.3 62.8-65.7 2,523 33.1 31.7-34.5 190 2.6 2.1- 3.2
AGE
18-24 317 179 50.7 44.1-57.4 130 44.9 38.4-51.6 8 4.4 2.0- 9.4
25-34 906 576 62.5 58.6-66.2 316 36.0 32.3-39.8 14 1.6 0.8- 3.0
35-44 1,388 897 64.4 61.2-67.4 456 32.6 29.7-35.7 35 3.0 2.0- 4.5
45-54 1,737 1,111 64.9 62.1-67.6 570 31.8 29.1-34.5 56 3.3 2.4- 4.5
55-64 1,797 1,254 68.8 66.2-71.3 509 29.3 26.9-31.9 34 1.9 1.3- 2.7
65+ 2,325 1,676 71.6 69.2-73.8 600 26.4 24.2-28.7 49 2.0 1.5- 2.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,205 758 62.1 58.2-65.9 402 34.5 30.9-38.4 45 3.3 2.4- 4.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,615 1,683 60.0 57.3-62.6 856 36.1 33.6-38.8 76 3.9 2.8- 5.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,119 1,373 61.3 58.4-64.2 695 36.6 33.7-39.6 51 2.0 1.4- 2.9
College Graduate 2,584 1,911 73.2 70.8-75.5 648 25.6 23.4-27.9 25 1.2 0.7- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,024 652 62.4 58.1-66.6 331 34.6 30.5-38.9 41 2.9 2.0- 4.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,276 787 58.9 54.9-62.8 453 37.2 33.4-41.1 36 3.9 2.4- 6.4
$25,000- $34,999 965 621 58.2 53.5-62.7 326 39.8 35.3-44.5 18 2.0 1.2- 3.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,208 801 63.2 59.4-66.7 381 34.9 31.4-38.6 26 1.9 1.2- 3.2
$50,000+ 2,919 2,077 69.5 67.2-71.7 794 28.2 26.1-30.4 48 2.3 1.5- 3.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 683 457 65.1 60.0-69.9 210 32.9 28.2-38.1 16 1.9 1.1- 3.5
Appalachia II 627 445 70.0 65.5-74.2 169 28.5 24.4-33.0 13 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Appalachia III 471 310 64.1 58.3-69.5 151 33.4 28.1-39.1 10 2.5 1.2- 5.1
Catawba 370 245 65.2 59.1-70.8 115 32.7 27.1-38.8 10 2.1 1.1- 4.1
Edisto Savannah 1,004 710 68.3 64.3-72.1 279 30.0 26.3-33.9 15 1.7 0.9- 3.2
Low Country 894 641 67.8 63.0-72.1 236 30.1 25.8-34.9 17 2.1 1.1- 3.8
Palmetto 817 564 67.1 62.9-71.1 243 31.2 27.3-35.3 10 1.7 0.7- 4.1
Pee Dee 694 417 56.6 51.7-61.5 260 40.9 36.1-45.9 17 2.5 1.5- 4.1
Trident 987 634 61.4 57.3-65.4 324 34.7 30.8-38.7 29 3.9 2.3- 6.5
Upper Savannah 556 381 66.6 61.2-71.6 158 30.4 25.5-35.7 17 3.0 1.6- 5.5
Waccamaw 908 571 58.8 54.5-62.9 308 37.0 33.1-41.1 29 4.2 2.3- 7.7
Wateree 445 296 60.9 54.7-66.9 138 34.9 29.1-41.1 11 4.2 2.0- 8.3
Region***
Region I 1,239 838 65.8 62.1-69.3 368 31.8 28.3-35.5 33 2.4 1.6- 3.7
Region II 1,098 755 67.3 63.7-70.7 320 30.7 27.4-34.3 23 2.0 1.2- 3.2
Region III 1,187 809 66.5 63.1-69.8 358 31.7 28.5-35.1 20 1.8 1.0- 3.4
Region IV 1,139 713 58.4 54.5-62.1 398 38.5 34.7-42.3 28 3.2 2.0- 4.9
Region V 1,004 710 68.3 64.3-72.1 279 30.0 26.3-33.9 15 1.7 0.9- 3.2
Region VI 908 571 58.8 54.5-62.9 308 37.0 33.1-41.1 29 4.2 2.3- 7.7
Region VII 987 634 61.4 57.3-65.4 324 34.7 30.8-38.7 29 3.9 2.3- 6.5
Region VIII 894 641 67.8 63.0-72.1 236 30.1 25.8-34.9 17 2.1 1.1- 3.8

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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