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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

TRU Campaign/Tobacco Opinion-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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 11,645 4,063 37.4 35.8-39.1 673 5.7 5.0- 6.5 6,909 56.8 55.2-58.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,606 607 37.5 33.7-41.5 97 5.9 4.4- 7.9 902 56.6 52.5-60.6
GENDER
Male 524 203 37.8 31.7-44.4 32 6.3 4.0- 9.7 289 55.9 49.2-62.3
Female 1,082 404 37.2 32.5-42.2 65 5.6 3.8- 8.1 613 57.2 52.1-62.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 6 26.6 8.2-59.7 1 5.1 0.7-30.8 8 68.2 35.4-89.4
Non-Hispanic 1,590 601 37.6 33.8-41.7 95 5.9 4.4- 7.9 894 56.5 52.4-60.5
AGE
18-24 73 24 32.0 20.0-47.0 6 5.3 2.1-12.5 43 62.7 47.6-75.7
25-34 173 74 45.7 35.4-56.4 6 3.9 1.5- 9.9 93 50.4 39.9-60.9
35-44 252 110 42.1 33.7-51.1 16 3.8 1.9- 7.4 126 54.1 45.1-62.8
45-54 351 127 33.4 26.6-40.9 20 7.7 4.3-13.5 204 58.9 51.0-66.4
55-64 358 141 35.9 29.2-43.2 22 4.0 2.5- 6.5 195 60.1 52.7-67.0
65+ 388 127 35.9 28.6-43.9 27 11.7 6.7-19.8 234 52.4 44.6-60.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 272 81 38.7 28.8-49.7 17 8.0 3.8-16.0 174 53.4 42.9-63.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 563 186 31.2 25.0-38.1 37 6.1 3.8- 9.6 340 62.7 55.6-69.3
Some Post-H.S. 398 169 35.2 28.2-43.0 24 5.9 3.5- 9.7 205 58.9 50.8-66.5
College Graduate 369 170 48.7 41.4-56.2 18 4.3 2.0- 8.8 181 47.0 39.6-54.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 306 109 31.8 24.2-40.6 12 4.8 2.4- 9.3 185 63.4 54.4-71.5
$15,000- 24,999 342 129 39.8 31.5-48.8 28 9.5 5.5-16.0 185 50.7 42.0-59.3
$25,000- 34,999 179 78 35.0 24.5-47.3 9 4.4 2.1- 8.9 92 60.6 48.2-71.8
$35,000-49,999 189 80 44.5 34.8-54.6 9 6.6 2.5-16.8 100 48.9 39.2-58.6
$50,000- 74,999 187 65 43.3 32.6-54.6 13 4.8 2.3- 9.7 109 51.9 41.0-62.7
$75,000+ 177 83 45.8 35.7-56.1 9 4.4 1.6-11.8 85 49.8 39.5-60.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 652 234 34.9 28.7-41.6 35 6.5 4.0-10.5 383 58.6 51.8-65.1
No 935 368 38.9 34.0-43.9 60 5.5 3.8- 7.9 507 55.6 50.5-60.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 192 75 37.4 27.8-48.1 19 11.1 6.2-19.0 98 51.5 40.9-61.9
Non-Veteran 1,288 482 37.3 33.0-41.8 70 5.4 3.8- 7.6 736 57.3 52.7-61.8

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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.

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