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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Opinion/TRU Campaign-WHITES

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
-WHITES 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
GENDER
Males 4,278 1,798 47.4 45.1-49.6 237 5.1 4.3- 6.1 2,243 47.6 45.3-49.8
Females 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
HISPANIC
Hispanic 96 41 60.7 47.1-72.7 7 4.4 1.9- 9.7 48 35.0 23.8-48.1
Non-Hispanic 10,888 4,390 45.6 44.2-47.1 649 5.4 4.9- 6.1 5,849 48.9 47.5-50.4
AGE
18-24 263 158 57.7 49.9-65.1 14 4.7 2.5- 8.6 91 37.6 30.4-45.5
25-34 908 520 56.7 52.6-60.7 48 5.5 4.0- 7.7 340 37.8 33.9-41.8
35-44 1,587 770 50.0 46.9-53.0 86 4.9 3.9- 6.3 731 45.1 42.1-48.1
45-54 2,146 936 45.5 42.8-48.2 114 4.9 4.0- 6.1 1,096 49.5 46.9-52.2
55-64 2,505 933 38.4 36.0-40.8 156 5.6 4.7- 6.8 1,416 56.0 53.5-58.4
65-74 2,023 690 34.2 31.7-36.7 129 6.0 4.9- 7.3 1,204 59.8 57.2-62.4
75+ 1,510 405 26.8 24.2-29.6 108 7.7 6.1- 9.6 997 65.5 62.5-68.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,235 420 36.7 32.5-41.2 77 6.0 4.3- 8.4 738 57.2 52.7-61.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,155 1,267 45.4 42.5-48.3 184 4.7 3.8- 5.9 1,704 49.9 47.0-52.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,988 1,287 48.9 46.1-51.7 181 5.6 4.5- 6.9 1,520 45.5 42.8-48.3
College Graduate 3,605 1,454 46.1 43.9-48.3 213 5.8 4.8- 6.9 1,938 48.2 45.9-50.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,011 382 41.4 36.5-46.5 64 5.3 3.9- 7.2 565 53.2 48.1-58.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,568 585 41.1 37.2-45.2 96 6.0 4.4- 8.2 887 52.9 48.8-56.9
$25,000- 34,999 1,110 445 46.9 42.2-51.5 64 4.5 3.3- 6.2 601 48.6 44.1-53.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,607 662 47.3 43.7-50.9 99 5.2 4.0- 6.6 846 47.6 44.1-51.1
$50,000-74,999 1,735 730 46.2 42.8-49.6 116 6.7 5.1- 8.8 889 47.2 43.8-50.5
$75,000+ 2,589 1,131 47.4 44.6-50.2 143 5.3 4.3- 6.5 1,315 47.3 44.6-50.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,120 1,577 42.2 39.9-44.6 243 4.9 4.1- 5.8 2,300 52.9 50.6-55.3
No 6,833 2,844 47.4 45.6-49.2 411 5.7 5.0- 6.5 3,578 46.9 45.1-48.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,757 685 42.2 38.9-45.5 106 4.9 3.8- 6.1 966 53.0 49.7-56.3
Non-Veteran 9,243 3,747 46.4 44.8-48.0 551 5.5 4.9- 6.2 4,945 48.1 46.5-49.7

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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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