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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?
A. Restaurants.

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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 5,413 121 2.5 2.0- 3.0 2,137 39.8 38.3-41.4 3,155 57.7 56.1-59.3
GENDER
Male 2,037 82 3.8 2.9- 5.0 825 40.9 38.4-43.4 1,130 55.3 52.7-57.8
Female 3,376 39 1.2 0.9- 1.8 1,312 38.8 37.0-40.8 2,025 59.9 58.0-61.8
RACE
White 4,275 99 2.4 1.9- 3.0 1,709 40.9 39.2-42.6 2,467 56.6 54.9-58.4
African American 959 16 2.1 1.2- 3.7 359 37.5 33.8-41.3 584 60.4 56.6-64.1
Other 137 4 4.7 1.5-13.8 53 35.0 26.4-44.6 80 60.4 50.4-69.5
HISPANIC
Yes 130 2 2.0 0.5- 8.2 51 35.1 25.9-45.4 77 62.9 52.5-72.3
No 5,241 117 2.5 2.0- 3.1 2,068 40.0 38.4-41.6 3,056 57.5 55.9-59.1
AGE
18-24 343 8 2.4 1.0- 5.5 175 49.8 43.7-55.8 160 47.8 41.8-53.9
25-34 866 11 1.3 0.7- 2.5 373 41.7 38.0-45.5 482 57.0 53.1-60.7
35-44 1,037 16 1.8 1.1- 3.2 422 40.5 37.1-43.9 599 57.7 54.2-61.1
45-54 1,105 30 3.0 2.1- 4.4 432 38.1 34.9-41.4 643 58.9 55.6-62.2
55-64 913 24 2.6 1.7- 3.9 338 36.7 33.3-40.3 551 60.7 57.1-64.2
65+ 1,106 31 3.7 2.4- 5.8 380 33.6 30.5-36.8 695 62.7 59.3-65.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 628 24 4.0 2.4- 6.4 270 41.2 36.7-46.0 334 54.8 50.0-59.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,615 44 3.1 2.1- 4.5 667 42.4 39.5-45.4 904 54.5 51.5-57.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,422 34 2.5 1.7- 3.6 600 41.2 38.2-44.3 788 56.3 53.2-59.3
College Graduate 1,739 18 1.0 0.6- 1.6 595 34.9 32.4-37.5 1,126 64.1 61.5-66.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 626 13 1.9 1.0- 3.4 286 44.7 39.7-49.8 327 53.5 48.4-58.5
$15,000- $24,999 906 30 3.7 2.5- 5.4 375 41.1 37.3-44.9 501 55.3 51.4-59.1
$25,000- $34,999 677 20 3.4 1.8- 6.2 299 45.4 40.8-50.0 358 51.2 46.6-55.8
$35,000- $49,999 818 18 2.4 1.4- 4.3 331 42.3 38.3-46.4 469 55.3 51.2-59.3
$50,000+ 1,778 26 1.7 1.1- 2.6 619 35.8 33.3-38.4 1,133 62.5 59.9-65.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 336 6 2.0 0.9- 4.5 118 36.2 30.4-42.4 212 61.8 55.6-67.7
Appalachia II 635 13 2.4 1.3- 4.3 208 34.5 30.0-39.3 414 63.2 58.4-67.7
Appalachia III 435 8 1.5 0.6- 3.3 177 41.6 36.1-47.4 250 56.9 51.2-62.5
Catawba 354 3 0.9 0.2- 3.3 149 42.5 36.7-48.6 202 56.6 50.5-62.5
Edisto Savannah 423 7 1.8 0.8- 3.9 171 41.5 35.9-47.5 245 56.6 50.7-62.3
Low Country 274 11 6.2 3.0-12.5 97 33.1 26.8-40.0 166 60.7 53.4-67.6
Palmetto 832 17 2.5 1.4- 4.1 292 34.7 31.0-38.6 523 62.9 58.9-66.7
Pee Dee 380 11 3.0 1.6- 5.7 188 48.5 42.5-54.5 181 48.5 42.5-54.5
Trident 680 18 2.4 1.4- 3.9 250 36.1 32.1-40.3 412 61.5 57.3-65.6
Upper Savannah 273 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3 120 43.5 36.8-50.5 148 55.2 48.3-62.0
Waccamaw 466 12 3.6 1.6- 7.9 221 48.6 43.2-54.1 233 47.8 42.4-53.2
Wateree 282 7 2.3 1.1- 5.0 122 44.1 37.3-51.1 153 53.6 46.6-60.4

#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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