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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? Day Care Centers

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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 8,673 8,444 96.9 96.4-97.4 212 2.8 2.4- 3.4 17 0.2 0.1- 0.5
GENDER
Male 3,325 3,205 96.1 95.0-96.9 108 3.6 2.8- 4.6 12 0.3 0.1- 0.9
Female 5,348 5,239 97.7 97.1-98.2 104 2.1 1.7- 2.7 5 0.1 0.0- 0.4
RACE
White 6,632 6,450 96.7 96.0-97.3 168 3.1 2.5- 3.8 14 0.2 0.1- 0.4
African American 1,740 1,707 98.0 96.9-98.7 32 2.0 1.3- 3.1 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Other 231 222 95.3 89.6-97.9 7 2.9 1.3- 6.5 2 1.8 0.3- 9.5
HISPANIC
Yes 175 169 96.2 90.7-98.5 6 3.8 1.5- 9.3 0 0.0 . - .
No 8,340 8,123 97.0 96.4-97.5 201 2.8 2.3- 3.3 16 0.2 0.1- 0.5
AGE
18-24 315 307 97.8 95.1-99.1 8 2.2 0.9- 4.9 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 915 890 96.9 94.9-98.1 23 2.7 1.6- 4.5 2 0.4 0.1- 2.3
35-44 1,392 1,351 96.3 94.8-97.4 38 3.3 2.3- 4.8 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2
45-54 1,746 1,694 96.8 95.6-97.7 51 3.1 2.2- 4.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
55-64 1,826 1,783 97.6 96.5-98.3 39 2.2 1.5- 3.3 4 0.2 0.1- 0.5
65+ 2,403 2,345 96.8 95.7-97.7 51 2.9 2.1- 4.1 7 0.2 0.1- 0.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,255 1,207 95.8 94.0-97.1 42 3.8 2.6- 5.7 6 0.3 0.1- 0.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,645 2,572 96.3 95.0-97.3 70 3.6 2.6- 4.9 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,144 2,081 96.6 95.4-97.5 57 3.1 2.3- 4.3 6 0.3 0.1- 0.8
College Graduate 2,605 2,560 98.4 97.6-99.0 43 1.3 0.9- 1.9 2 0.3 0.0- 1.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,041 1,005 96.2 94.2-97.5 33 3.7 2.4- 5.7 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5
$15,000- $24,999 1,301 1,270 97.7 96.5-98.5 28 2.1 1.3- 3.4 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5
$25,000- $34,999 977 949 96.3 94.4-97.6 27 3.6 2.3- 5.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,213 1,170 95.7 93.8-97.0 40 4.1 2.8- 6.0 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6
$50,000+ 2,937 2,878 97.9 97.1-98.5 55 1.7 1.3- 2.3 4 0.4 0.1- 1.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 694 684 98.2 95.8-99.2 8 1.4 0.5- 3.7 2 0.4 0.1- 2.3
Appalachia II 634 620 97.6 95.6-98.7 13 2.3 1.2- 4.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
Appalachia III 479 457 95.1 91.6-97.2 21 4.5 2.6- 7.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.5
Catawba 372 363 96.5 92.8-98.3 8 3.3 1.5- 7.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
Edisto Savannah 1,022 1,000 97.3 95.6-98.4 21 2.6 1.6- 4.4 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Low Country 910 897 97.2 94.2-98.6 12 2.6 1.2- 5.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
Palmetto 823 806 98.2 96.8-98.9 17 1.8 1.1- 3.2 0 0.0 . - .
Pee Dee 709 677 95.2 92.8-96.8 31 4.7 3.1- 7.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Trident 993 961 96.9 94.9-98.1 27 2.3 1.4- 3.7 5 0.8 0.2- 3.1
Upper Savannah 565 551 97.2 94.5-98.6 12 2.6 1.3- 5.4 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8
Waccamaw 920 892 96.4 94.5-97.6 27 3.5 2.3- 5.3 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Wateree 457 443 96.7 94.0-98.2 14 3.3 1.8- 6.0 0 0.0 . - .
Region***
Region I 1,259 1,235 97.7 96.1-98.7 20 2.0 1.1- 3.5 4 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Region II 1,113 1,077 96.5 94.7-97.7 34 3.3 2.2- 5.1 2 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Region III 1,195 1,169 97.6 96.3-98.5 25 2.3 1.4- 3.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
Region IV 1,166 1,120 95.8 94.1-97.0 45 4.1 2.9- 5.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
Region V 1,022 1,000 97.3 95.6-98.4 21 2.6 1.6- 4.4 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Region VI 920 892 96.4 94.5-97.6 27 3.5 2.3- 5.3 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Region VII 993 961 96.9 94.9-98.1 27 2.3 1.4- 3.7 5 0.8 0.2- 3.1
Region VIII 910 897 97.2 94.2-98.6 12 2.6 1.2- 5.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5

#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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