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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 332 155 54.3 46.2-62.1 19 4.3 2.6- 7.2 158 41.4 33.9-49.3
Buncombe 314 101 38.8 31.9-46.2 15 4.7 2.7- 8.1 198 56.5 49.2-63.4
Cabarrus 328 149 47.5 39.9-55.2 19 6.0 3.4-10.4 160 46.6 38.9-54.4
Catawba 411 170 41.7 35.7-48.0 29 6.0 4.1- 8.9 212 52.2 46.0-58.4
Cumberland 438 171 41.2 35.0-47.8 30 5.3 3.4- 8.0 237 53.5 46.9-60.0
Davidson 364 148 45.2 38.2-52.5 16 5.2 2.9- 9.1 200 49.6 42.6-56.6
Durham 364 162 49.0 41.3-56.7 20 7.0 3.8-12.5 182 44.0 36.7-51.7
Forsyth 364 177 49.7 43.1-56.3 20 7.2 4.2-12.1 167 43.1 36.7-49.7
Gaston 368 154 50.2 42.9-57.6 20 5.3 2.9- 9.7 194 44.4 37.4-51.7
Guilford 388 167 42.4 35.5-49.5 20 7.4 3.4-15.6 201 50.2 42.9-57.5
Iredell 379 152 44.2 37.9-50.8 27 5.8 3.8- 8.7 200 50.0 43.6-56.4
Johnston 426 208 49.0 42.2-55.8 31 8.3 5.1-13.1 187 42.7 36.1-49.6
Mecklenburg 599 246 45.0 39.9-50.2 39 5.8 3.9- 8.6 314 49.1 44.1-54.3
New Hanover 332 125 43.4 35.8-51.3 17 4.2 2.4- 7.3 190 52.4 44.6-60.1
Onslow 369 174 50.0 43.2-56.7 19 5.0 2.8- 8.8 176 45.0 38.5-51.8
Orange 344 118 42.3 34.6-50.4 17 3.6 2.1- 6.3 209 54.1 46.3-61.7
Pitt 351 168 51.5 44.1-58.8 15 4.0 2.2- 7.3 168 44.5 37.4-51.8
Randolph 357 150 50.6 43.1-58.0 24 5.7 3.6- 8.9 183 43.7 36.6-51.1
Robeson 343 118 36.8 27.6-47.1 31 6.9 4.2-11.0 194 56.3 46.7-65.4
Rowan 397 176 42.4 35.7-49.3 21 5.3 3.0- 9.2 200 52.3 45.2-59.3
Union 375 153 44.7 37.6-51.9 15 6.7 2.7-15.2 207 48.7 41.6-55.9
Wake 525 233 45.9 40.5-51.4 36 6.0 3.9- 9.1 256 48.1 42.6-53.6
Wayne 406 156 43.6 35.9-51.6 38 8.0 5.1-12.3 212 48.4 40.6-56.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 4,740 1,941 42.5 40.4-44.7 293 5.5 4.6- 6.5 2,506 52.0 49.8-54.2
Piedmont 6,806 2,893 46.1 44.2-47.9 406 6.0 5.2- 7.0 3,507 47.9 46.1-49.8
Western NC 2,645 875 36.7 34.1-39.4 177 7.0 5.7- 8.6 1,593 56.2 53.5-58.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,735 525 34.5 31.4-37.8 119 6.5 5.2- 8.1 1,091 59.0 55.7-62.2
Northwest 2,972 1,236 44.3 41.7-46.9 179 6.4 5.2- 8.0 1,557 49.3 46.6-51.9
Charlotte 1,878 785 45.2 42.0-48.4 112 6.8 5.2- 8.8 981 48.0 44.8-51.2
Greensboro 1,612 674 44.4 40.4-48.4 95 6.2 4.0- 9.3 843 49.4 45.3-53.5
Southern Regional 1,388 521 42.0 38.0-46.1 86 4.0 3.1- 5.3 781 53.9 49.9-58.0
Coastal 682 257 39.6 34.6-44.8 39 5.8 3.9- 8.6 386 54.6 49.3-59.8
Wake 1,557 714 49.0 45.1-52.8 103 5.9 4.5- 7.7 740 45.1 41.3-48.9
Area L 420 191 43.2 37.1-49.4 26 6.9 4.0-11.5 203 50.0 43.7-56.3
Eastern 1,947 806 42.5 39.0-46.0 117 5.3 3.9- 7.1 1,024 52.2 48.7-55.8

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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