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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Tobacco Opinion/TRU Campaign

In the last 12 months, have you heard about or seen the North Carolina TRU (or Tobacco.
Reality. Unfiltered.) media campaign directed at preventing tobacco use among youth?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, more than once Yes, only once No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,191 5,709 43.8 42.5-45.1 876 6.0 5.4- 6.7 7,606 50.2 48.9-51.5
-Eastern NC 4,740 1,941 42.5 40.4-44.7 293 5.5 4.6- 6.5 2,506 52.0 49.8-54.2
GENDER
Male 1,721 734 42.9 39.3-46.6 97 5.0 3.8- 6.6 890 52.1 48.4-55.7
Female 3,019 1,207 42.1 39.7-44.6 196 5.9 4.8- 7.2 1,616 51.9 49.5-54.4
RACE
White 3,176 1,337 46.5 43.8-49.2 188 5.1 4.1- 6.3 1,651 48.4 45.7-51.1
African American 1,092 445 39.2 35.2-43.4 70 6.6 4.7- 9.1 577 54.2 49.9-58.5
Other Minorities 450 151 28.8 23.2-35.3 32 4.8 2.9- 7.7 267 66.4 59.9-72.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 209 54 22.9 16.0-31.6 17 6.8 3.9-11.8 138 70.3 61.5-77.8
Non-Hispanic 4,515 1,884 44.2 42.0-46.4 276 5.4 4.5- 6.4 2,355 50.4 48.2-52.6
AGE
18-24 175 74 41.6 32.4-51.3 8 4.1 1.7- 9.6 93 54.4 44.7-63.7
25-34 485 255 51.7 46.2-57.1 25 5.3 3.3- 8.4 205 43.0 37.7-48.5
35-44 751 349 43.3 39.0-47.7 52 7.7 5.6-10.5 350 49.0 44.6-53.4
45-54 924 404 43.7 39.8-47.7 52 4.4 3.2- 5.9 468 52.0 48.0-55.9
55-64 983 393 40.5 37.0-44.1 57 4.7 3.5- 6.3 533 54.8 51.1-58.4
65-74 840 291 35.6 31.8-39.5 59 6.6 4.9- 8.8 490 57.8 53.8-61.7
75+ 555 165 28.6 24.5-33.2 40 6.4 4.4- 9.3 350 65.0 60.2-69.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 745 229 29.3 24.5-34.6 43 5.9 3.9- 8.7 473 64.8 59.4-69.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,463 580 40.2 36.1-44.5 90 5.2 3.7- 7.2 793 54.6 50.2-58.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,284 569 47.5 43.6-51.5 81 5.3 3.8- 7.3 634 47.2 43.2-51.2
College Graduate 1,237 560 49.1 45.5-52.8 79 5.9 4.4- 7.9 598 45.0 41.4-48.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 616 221 33.4 28.1-39.2 43 6.2 4.2- 9.0 352 60.4 54.4-66.1
$15,000- 24,999 778 295 36.4 31.4-41.9 55 5.3 3.6- 7.7 428 58.3 52.7-63.6
$25,000- 34,999 534 216 42.0 35.2-49.2 34 4.8 3.1- 7.4 284 53.2 46.0-60.2
$35,000- 49,999 674 311 48.4 43.5-53.3 40 4.2 2.8- 6.2 323 47.4 42.6-52.3
$50,000-74,999 703 307 46.3 40.8-52.0 54 8.4 5.5-12.7 342 45.3 39.9-50.7
$75,000+ 850 387 47.5 43.0-52.0 42 4.8 3.2- 7.0 421 47.7 43.2-52.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,896 709 38.8 35.6-42.2 122 5.7 4.4- 7.5 1,065 55.4 52.0-58.8
No 2,812 1,221 44.5 41.8-47.3 168 5.3 4.3- 6.6 1,423 50.1 47.3-53.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 851 364 42.4 37.5-47.4 52 4.4 3.1- 6.2 435 53.2 48.2-58.2
Non-Veteran 3,886 1,577 42.6 40.2-45.0 241 5.7 4.8- 6.9 2,068 51.7 49.2-54.1

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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