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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

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
-Gaston County 368 154 50.2 42.9-57.6 20 5.3 2.9- 9.7 194 44.4 37.4-51.7
GENDER
Male 153 63 47.0 36.1-58.2 6 5.4 1.8-15.0 84 47.6 36.7-58.7
Female 215 91 53.3 43.7-62.6 14 5.3 2.9- 9.4 110 41.5 32.6-50.9
RACE
White 316 137 54.2 46.8-61.4 15 5.2 2.4-10.7 164 40.6 33.9-47.7
Other 52 17 36.7 20.6-56.5 5 5.8 2.2-14.7 30 57.5 38.3-74.7
AGE
18-44 102 60 61.7 48.8-73.1 5 5.5 1.9-14.8 37 32.9 22.1-45.7
45+ 263 93 37.8 31.2-44.9 15 5.2 3.0- 9.0 155 57.0 49.9-63.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 76 50.6 39.9-61.2 8 2.8 1.3- 6.1 106 46.7 36.2-57.4
Some College + 177 78 50.0 40.1-59.9 12 8.1 3.7-16.9 87 41.9 32.7-51.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 83 47.0 36.9-57.3 11 4.3 2.1- 8.4 107 48.8 38.7-59.0
$50,000+ 110 52 56.9 45.8-67.4 4 4.0 1.3-11.8 54 39.0 29.1-50.0

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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.

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