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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Opinion/TRU Campaign-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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 MALES 654 264 41.7 36.3-47.2 38 6.9 4.0-11.5 352 51.5 45.9-57.1
AGE
18-24 27 9 30.0 13.6-53.9 3 15.7 4.0-45.3 15 54.3 31.3-75.5
25-34 63 32 51.5 36.9-65.9 3 2.4 0.7- 7.4 28 46.1 31.9-60.9
35-44 124 60 45.0 34.8-55.6 9 10.0 4.4-21.1 55 45.0 34.6-55.8
45-54 166 69 46.6 36.6-56.8 9 4.4 2.1- 9.1 88 49.1 39.2-59.1
55-64 137 50 34.7 25.5-45.2 10 3.9 1.9- 8.0 77 61.4 50.8-71.0
65-74 84 29 41.9 30.3-54.5 1 2.4 0.3-15.2 54 55.7 43.2-67.5
75+ 49 14 28.6 14.4-48.9 3 6.8 2.0-21.2 32 64.6 45.2-80.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 109 33 31.4 20.0-45.7 9 6.8 2.9-14.9 67 61.8 47.3-74.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 264 97 37.3 29.1-46.3 12 6.4 2.3-17.0 155 56.3 46.9-65.2
Some Post-H.S. 157 76 51.3 41.1-61.5 10 6.8 3.0-14.6 71 41.9 32.2-52.1
College Graduate 122 58 46.2 35.1-57.7 7 8.0 2.7-21.7 57 45.8 34.7-57.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 93 27 31.3 18.6-47.6 4 2.5 0.8- 7.6 62 66.2 50.3-79.1
$15,000- 24,999 119 51 36.7 24.6-50.8 11 13.5 4.3-35.0 57 49.8 34.8-64.8
$25,000- 34,999 78 34 42.9 27.4-60.0 3 3.2 0.8-11.2 41 53.9 36.7-70.2
$35,000- 49,999 122 53 46.4 35.7-57.6 6 4.0 1.5- 9.8 63 49.6 38.6-60.6
$50,000-74,999 84 34 45.5 31.9-59.8 9 13.2 6.0-26.6 41 41.3 28.7-55.2
$75,000+ 94 47 49.3 36.6-62.1 2 6.1 1.2-26.4 45 44.6 32.4-57.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 272 108 42.9 34.8-51.5 12 4.9 2.2-10.3 152 52.2 43.6-60.6
No 374 154 41.2 34.3-48.5 25 7.9 4.0-15.1 195 50.8 43.5-58.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 226 87 38.0 29.6-47.2 9 3.0 1.4- 6.4 130 59.0 49.7-67.7
Non-Veteran 428 177 43.3 36.6-50.1 29 8.5 4.7-15.2 222 48.2 41.4-55.1

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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.

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