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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Opinion/TRU Campaign-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,479 667 49.1 45.5-52.8 99 6.2 4.8- 8.0 713 44.6 41.1-48.2
AGE
18-24 47 19 47.7 30.3-65.8 4 7.8 2.6-21.2 24 44.4 27.8-62.4
25-34 183 113 66.1 57.7-73.6 8 4.8 2.2-10.3 62 29.1 22.2-37.2
35-44 248 137 57.4 49.3-65.0 21 6.5 3.9-10.6 90 36.2 28.9-44.2
45-54 316 142 42.7 35.7-50.1 20 6.5 3.7-11.1 154 50.8 43.4-58.1
55-64 281 112 40.3 33.3-47.7 22 6.6 4.0-10.8 147 53.1 45.7-60.3
65-74 236 88 40.3 32.3-48.8 13 6.7 3.6-12.1 135 53.0 44.7-61.2
75+ 153 50 32.3 23.1-43.2 11 6.0 2.6-13.0 92 61.7 50.9-71.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 277 93 36.1 28.2-44.8 18 10.1 5.9-16.5 166 53.8 45.5-61.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 484 206 46.0 39.6-52.6 30 4.7 3.0- 7.2 248 49.3 42.8-55.8
Some Post-H.S. 379 182 50.3 43.5-57.1 26 6.0 3.5-10.3 171 43.6 37.0-50.5
College Graduate 337 185 60.0 52.7-66.8 25 6.2 3.7-10.3 127 33.8 27.4-40.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 302 122 39.9 32.8-47.4 20 7.9 4.8-13.0 160 52.2 44.7-59.6
$15,000- 24,999 340 143 47.9 40.5-55.4 21 5.5 3.3- 9.3 176 46.5 39.3-54.0
$25,000- 34,999 185 89 45.6 36.1-55.5 10 4.4 2.0- 9.3 86 50.0 40.2-59.9
$35,000- 49,999 175 93 55.8 45.7-65.4 17 6.6 3.7-11.7 65 37.6 28.5-47.7
$50,000-74,999 147 78 56.4 46.1-66.1 10 4.5 2.2- 8.7 59 39.2 29.7-49.5
$75,000+ 129 64 58.8 47.4-69.3 5 6.2 2.3-15.4 60 35.0 25.5-45.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 588 232 40.2 34.8-45.9 40 6.1 4.1- 8.9 316 53.7 48.0-59.3
No 879 432 53.8 49.2-58.4 58 6.2 4.4- 8.6 389 40.0 35.6-44.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 48 30 67.2 45.9-83.1 2 1.8 0.4- 8.5 16 31.0 15.4-52.6
Non-Veteran 1,431 637 48.4 44.8-52.1 97 6.4 4.9- 8.2 697 45.2 41.6-48.8

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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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