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Which of the following best describes your place of work's official smoking policy for indoor public or common areas, such as lobbies, rest rooms, and lunch rooms?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
No public areas
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Some public areas
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
All public areas
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No offical policy
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1439 1091  75.1  (72.5-77.6) 246  17.8  (15.6-20.2) 56   4.0  ( 3.0- 5.3) 46   3.1  ( 2.2- 4.3)
GENDER          
Male  526  380  72.0  (67.5-76.0)  96  18.6  (15.2-22.7) 28   5.2  ( 3.5- 7.7) 22   4.2  ( 2.7- 6.6)
Female  913  711  77.8  (74.6-80.7) 150  17.1  (14.5-20.1) 28   2.9  ( 1.9- 4.4) 24   2.2  ( 1.4- 3.5)
RACE          
White 1075  829  76.8  (73.9-79.5) 161  15.1  (12.9-17.6) 45   4.5  ( 3.3- 6.2) 40   3.6  ( 2.5- 5.1)
African American  311  228  71.8  (65.3-77.5)  67  23.9  (18.5-30.3) 11   2.9  ( 1.4- 5.8)  5   1.4  ( 0.5- 3.9)
AGE          
18-24  130   93  73.0  (63.5-80.7)  29  19.7  (13.4-28.1)  5   4.4  ( 1.6-11.2)  3   2.9  ( 0.8- 9.9)
25-34  357  268  75.2  (69.9-79.9)  64  17.6  (13.6-22.4) 11   3.2  ( 1.7- 6.1) 14   4.0  ( 2.2- 7.0)
35-44  421  322  76.0  (71.2-80.3)  70  17.2  (13.5-21.6) 20   4.7  ( 2.9- 7.4)  9   2.1  ( 1.0- 4.2)
45-54  338  260  75.9  (70.0-80.9)  53  17.3  (12.8-22.8) 12   3.5  ( 1.8- 6.6) 13   3.4  ( 1.8- 6.2)
55-64  160  120  72.1  (63.4-79.4)  28  20.8  (14.2-29.3)  7   4.1  ( 1.8- 8.8)  5   3.1  ( 1.2- 7.6)
65+   25   21  80.5  (57.1-92.7)   1   6.9  ( 1.0-35.4)  1   5.2  ( 0.7-29.0)  2   7.5  ( 1.7-27.6)
EDUCATION          
Less Than H.S.  107   74  66.6  (55.5-76.1)  25  24.8  (16.6-35.3)  5   5.1  ( 2.0-12.4)  3   3.5  ( 1.0-11.2)
H.S. or G.E.D.  448  315  69.9  (64.9-74.5) 101  22.2  (18.2-26.8) 24   5.9  ( 3.8- 9.1)  8   2.0  ( 0.9- 4.6)
Some Post-H.S.  405  295  71.6  (66.1-76.5)  71  19.3  (15.0-24.5) 17   4.0  ( 2.3- 6.6) 22   5.2  ( 3.3- 8.1)
College Graduate  478  406  85.8  (82.0-88.9)  49  10.3  ( 7.6-13.7) 10   1.7  ( 0.8- 3.3) 13   2.3  ( 1.3- 4.3)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME          
Less than $15,000   56   35  57.8  (42.5-71.7)  13  26.3  (15.0-41.9)  7  15.0  ( 6.8-29.7)  1   1.0  ( 0.1- 6.6)
$15,000- 24,999  251  167  66.0  (59.0-72.3)  62  25.8  (20.1-32.5) 18   7.0  ( 4.3-11.2)  4   1.2  ( 0.4- 3.2)
$25,000- 34,999  228  172  73.2  (65.8-79.4)  41  19.5  (14.1-26.3)  7   2.7  ( 1.2- 5.9)  8   4.6  ( 2.1-10.1)
$35,000- 49,999  268  201  74.9  (68.5-80.4)  52  18.9  (14.3-24.7)  5   2.5  ( 0.8- 7.1) 10   3.7  ( 1.8- 7.5)
$50,000+  493  397  79.8  (75.4-83.6)  64  13.7  (10.5-17.7) 14   3.0  ( 1.7- 5.2) 18   3.5  ( 2.1- 5.7)

*This question was asked only to those respondents who reported working indoors most of the time.
#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.