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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Tobacco Indicators

Which statement best describes the rules about smoking inside your home?

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  Total
Respond.#
Not allowed anywhere Allowed in some places at some time Anywhere all times No rules
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,485 3,778 68.7 67.2-70.1 500 9.2 8.3-10.1 148 2.7 2.3- 3.3 1,059 19.4 18.2-20.7
GENDER
Male 2,069 1,408 68.3 65.9-70.6 149 7.5 6.2- 9.0 68 3.0 2.3- 4.0 444 21.1 19.1-23.3
Female 3,416 2,370 69.0 67.2-70.8 351 10.7 9.5-11.9 80 2.5 1.9- 3.2 615 17.9 16.4-19.4
RACE
White 4,325 3,029 70.1 68.5-71.6 365 8.3 7.4- 9.3 125 3.0 2.4- 3.6 806 18.6 17.3-20.0
African American 977 623 64.1 60.4-67.7 116 12.0 9.7-14.8 17 1.6 1.0- 2.8 221 22.2 19.2-25.5
Other 142 98 70.1 60.6-78.1 13 7.3 4.0-13.1 6 5.2 2.1-12.5 25 17.4 11.3-25.9
HISPANIC
Yes 134 91 69.7 59.8-78.1 10 6.1 2.9-12.4 7 3.7 1.7- 8.2 26 20.5 13.4-29.9
No 5,308 3,661 68.7 67.2-70.1 484 9.2 8.3-10.2 141 2.7 2.2- 3.3 1,022 19.4 18.1-20.7
AGE
18-24 343 233 67.9 62.1-73.3 39 10.7 7.5-14.9 10 3.3 1.7- 6.3 61 18.1 13.9-23.2
25-34 873 656 74.5 70.9-77.7 95 10.5 8.3-13.2 14 1.9 1.1- 3.3 108 13.1 10.6-16.0
35-44 1,044 714 66.2 62.8-69.5 107 10.4 8.5-12.7 34 2.9 1.9- 4.4 189 20.5 17.7-23.6
45-54 1,116 729 65.9 62.7-69.0 112 9.3 7.6-11.3 42 3.7 2.6- 5.1 233 21.1 18.5-24.1
55-64 926 625 68.4 64.9-71.7 84 9.5 7.4-12.0 29 2.8 1.9- 4.1 188 19.3 16.6-22.3
65+ 1,140 788 69.1 66.0-72.1 62 5.0 3.8- 6.5 18 1.9 1.1- 3.2 272 24.0 21.3-26.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 648 335 50.3 45.6-55.0 82 12.7 9.9-16.1 25 4.3 2.7- 6.7 206 32.7 28.5-37.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,638 1,014 62.8 59.9-65.5 181 10.7 9.1-12.6 59 3.4 2.6- 4.6 384 23.1 20.7-25.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,440 1,017 71.6 68.7-74.3 134 9.4 7.7-11.4 32 2.2 1.4- 3.4 257 16.8 14.7-19.2
College Graduate 1,750 1,406 81.0 78.8-83.0 103 5.6 4.5- 7.0 31 1.7 1.1- 2.5 210 11.7 10.1-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 641 360 58.0 53.0-62.8 81 12.7 9.8-16.3 23 2.4 1.5- 3.9 177 26.9 22.7-31.6
$15,000- $24,999 912 547 58.8 54.9-62.6 121 13.4 11.0-16.2 33 4.1 2.7- 6.1 211 23.7 20.5-27.3
$25,000- $34,999 686 452 65.8 61.4-70.0 76 12.0 9.3-15.5 22 3.5 2.1- 5.7 136 18.7 15.5-22.3
$35,000- $49,999 830 565 65.7 61.6-69.5 82 11.2 8.8-14.2 31 3.7 2.4- 5.7 152 19.4 16.3-22.9
$50,000+ 1,785 1,428 80.1 77.9-82.1 102 4.9 4.0- 6.1 27 1.6 1.1- 2.4 228 13.4 11.7-15.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 342 227 68.4 62.6-73.6 41 10.9 7.8-14.9 14 4.4 2.5- 7.5 60 16.4 12.4-21.2
Appalachia II 646 467 71.8 67.3-75.8 58 10.1 7.4-13.5 14 2.4 1.2- 4.5 107 15.8 12.8-19.5
Appalachia III 438 281 62.6 56.8-68.1 37 9.9 6.8-14.2 17 3.7 1.9- 7.1 103 23.9 19.3-29.1
Catawba 355 230 65.6 59.7-71.0 37 10.4 7.3-14.5 9 3.0 1.5- 6.1 79 21.0 16.6-26.3
Edisto Savannah 426 289 68.2 62.6-73.3 36 8.4 5.7-12.1 12 2.7 1.4- 4.9 89 20.8 16.4-25.9
Low Country 275 205 76.5 69.9-82.1 20 5.4 3.3- 8.8 8 3.1 1.4- 6.8 42 15.0 10.3-21.2
Palmetto 842 619 72.0 68.0-75.6 76 9.1 7.0-11.8 17 2.2 1.3- 3.7 130 16.7 13.8-20.2
Pee Dee 391 231 60.4 54.4-66.0 46 11.2 8.0-15.6 13 2.3 1.3- 4.2 101 26.1 21.2-31.6
Trident 690 530 77.5 73.7-80.9 55 7.3 5.4- 9.7 15 1.8 1.0- 3.1 90 13.5 10.7-16.8
Upper Savannah 280 181 63.8 56.8-70.2 22 7.4 4.5-12.0 3 1.1 0.3- 4.1 74 27.6 21.7-34.4
Waccamaw 471 313 64.6 59.2-69.6 39 7.9 5.6-11.0 14 4.1 2.1- 7.7 105 23.4 19.1-28.4
Wateree 285 180 63.6 56.7-69.9 26 11.0 7.0-17.1 10 3.5 1.7- 6.8 69 21.9 17.0-27.7

#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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