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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: 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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 5,392 2,212 43.8 41.8-45.9 310 6.0 5.1- 7.2 2,870 50.1 48.0-52.2
Female 8,799 3,497 43.8 42.2-45.4 566 6.0 5.3- 6.7 4,736 50.2 48.6-51.8
RACE
White 11,004 4,434 45.8 44.3-47.2 657 5.4 4.9- 6.1 5,913 48.8 47.4-50.2
African American 2,133 931 45.7 42.5-48.9 137 6.5 4.9- 8.7 1,065 47.8 44.6-51.1
Asian 93 23 23.9 13.3-39.2 7 4.5 1.9-10.5 63 71.5 56.7-82.8
Native American 290 113 43.6 35.7-51.9 19 2.5 1.5- 4.1 158 53.9 45.8-61.9
Other Minorities 622 193 28.5 23.0-34.7 52 9.9 6.9-14.0 377 61.6 55.4-67.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 595 196 31.1 25.4-37.3 51 9.6 6.6-13.8 348 59.3 53.0-65.4
-English Speaking 214 85 50.5 37.8-63.1 13 3.6 1.8- 6.9 116 45.9 34.0-58.4
-Spanish Speaking 381 111 24.5 19.3-30.6 38 11.6 7.8-17.1 232 63.9 57.0-70.2
Non-Hispanic 13,557 5,506 45.0 43.7-46.4 824 5.7 5.1- 6.3 7,227 49.3 48.0-50.6
AGE
18-24 455 222 49.2 43.1-55.3 25 5.9 3.6- 9.6 208 44.9 38.9-51.1
25-34 1,391 741 51.7 48.2-55.0 85 6.4 4.9- 8.4 565 41.9 38.6-45.3
35-44 2,211 1,063 47.3 44.7-50.0 133 6.5 5.1- 8.1 1,015 46.2 43.5-48.9
45-54 2,801 1,199 44.0 41.6-46.4 151 4.8 4.0- 5.9 1,451 51.2 48.8-53.6
55-64 3,063 1,138 37.7 35.5-39.9 202 6.0 5.0- 7.1 1,723 56.4 54.1-58.6
65-74 2,422 832 35.1 32.8-37.6 152 5.9 4.9- 7.1 1,438 58.9 56.5-61.3
75+ 1,756 483 27.7 25.0-30.5 126 7.4 6.0- 9.2 1,147 64.9 61.9-67.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 2,021 654 31.5 28.3-35.0 138 7.8 6.0-10.1 1,229 60.7 57.0-64.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 4,156 1,655 43.6 41.0-46.3 240 5.1 4.0- 6.4 2,261 51.2 48.6-53.9
Some Post-H.S. 3,720 1,624 48.6 46.1-51.0 236 5.9 4.9- 7.1 1,860 45.6 43.1-48.0
College Graduate 4,261 1,768 46.1 44.0-48.2 259 6.1 5.1- 7.3 2,234 47.8 45.7-49.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,611 590 35.3 31.3-39.5 108 6.9 5.0- 9.3 913 57.8 53.5-62.1
$15,000- 24,999 2,312 875 40.2 36.5-43.9 151 6.9 5.1- 9.3 1,286 53.0 49.2-56.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,511 622 44.2 40.3-48.2 90 6.1 4.4- 8.5 799 49.7 45.7-53.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,996 841 47.1 43.9-50.3 128 5.2 4.2- 6.5 1,027 47.7 44.5-50.8
$50,000-74,999 2,044 876 46.4 43.3-49.5 139 7.1 5.5- 9.2 1,029 46.5 43.4-49.6
$75,000+ 2,912 1,277 47.4 44.9-50.0 153 5.2 4.2- 6.5 1,482 47.3 44.8-49.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 5,332 2,024 41.1 39.0-43.2 326 5.3 4.5- 6.2 2,982 53.6 51.5-55.7
No 8,771 3,660 45.2 43.5-46.8 545 6.3 5.5- 7.2 4,566 48.5 46.9-50.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,122 841 42.1 39.0-45.2 122 4.5 3.6- 5.7 1,159 53.4 50.3-56.5
Non-Veteran 12,062 4,865 44.1 42.7-45.6 754 6.2 5.6- 7.0 6,443 49.6 48.2-51.0

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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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