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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Opinion/TRU Campaign-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
-FEMALES 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 6,726 2,636 44.3 42.5-46.1 420 5.8 5.0- 6.6 3,670 49.9 48.1-51.8
African American 1,479 667 49.1 45.5-52.8 99 6.2 4.8- 8.0 713 44.6 41.1-48.2
Other Minorities 562 184 30.2 24.6-36.5 45 7.1 4.2-11.9 333 62.7 56.2-68.8
AGE
18-24 260 133 52.2 44.2-60.2 11 4.9 2.4- 9.8 116 42.8 35.0-51.0
25-34 869 474 55.7 51.5-59.8 49 5.8 4.0- 8.3 346 38.6 34.6-42.7
35-44 1,338 645 48.4 45.0-51.8 78 5.3 4.1- 6.9 615 46.3 42.9-49.6
45-54 1,711 742 42.7 39.7-45.7 94 5.3 4.2- 6.8 875 52.0 48.9-55.0
55-64 1,826 646 35.1 32.4-37.8 134 7.0 5.7- 8.6 1,046 57.9 55.0-60.7
65-74 1,536 508 32.8 30.0-35.8 106 6.9 5.5- 8.6 922 60.3 57.2-63.3
75+ 1,190 325 28.1 24.9-31.6 93 8.0 6.2-10.3 772 63.9 60.3-67.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,217 391 30.5 26.8-34.5 88 8.7 6.3-11.8 738 60.8 56.5-64.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,548 994 43.4 40.1-46.6 160 5.1 4.0- 6.5 1,394 51.5 48.3-54.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,484 1,071 48.2 45.3-51.1 154 5.2 4.2- 6.5 1,259 46.6 43.7-49.5
College Graduate 2,529 1,036 45.9 43.2-48.7 161 6.3 5.1- 7.9 1,332 47.7 45.0-50.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,141 430 37.6 32.8-42.6 85 7.1 5.4- 9.2 626 55.3 50.3-60.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,482 557 42.2 38.1-46.4 100 6.3 4.7- 8.5 825 51.5 47.3-55.6
$25,000- 34,999 940 389 44.9 40.5-49.5 54 5.7 3.6- 8.9 497 49.3 44.8-53.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,172 487 48.5 44.2-52.7 83 5.6 4.3- 7.3 602 45.9 41.8-50.1
$50,000-74,999 1,154 495 46.8 42.9-50.8 86 7.4 5.2-10.4 573 45.8 41.9-49.7
$75,000+ 1,566 684 46.7 43.2-50.3 81 5.2 4.0- 6.9 801 48.0 44.5-51.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,349 1,239 39.9 37.3-42.5 216 5.6 4.7- 6.7 1,894 54.5 51.8-57.1
No 5,400 2,242 45.7 43.7-47.7 347 6.1 5.2- 7.2 2,811 48.1 46.1-50.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 185 87 52.7 42.9-62.3 12 6.1 2.7-13.2 86 41.2 32.1-51.0
Non-Veteran 8,614 3,410 43.6 42.0-45.3 554 6.0 5.3- 6.8 4,650 50.4 48.8-52.0

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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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