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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

TRU Campaign/Tobacco Opinion

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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 319 129 44.8 35.0-55.0 22 7.7 3.9-14.7 168 47.5 38.2-57.0
Buncombe 361 97 26.7 21.6-32.5 19 3.6 2.2- 5.9 245 69.7 63.7-75.0
Cabarrus 307 111 43.9 35.6-52.5 14 3.6 1.7- 7.3 182 52.6 44.1-60.8
Catawba 322 115 37.1 29.6-45.3 22 6.3 3.5-11.0 185 56.6 48.6-64.2
Cumberland 334 117 32.2 26.4-38.7 23 5.6 3.4- 9.0 194 62.2 55.5-68.4
Davidson 373 148 42.7 36.1-49.5 30 8.4 5.2-13.3 195 48.9 42.2-55.7
Durham 365 146 42.2 34.8-49.9 14 2.7 1.5- 4.8 205 55.2 47.5-62.7
Forsyth 342 136 45.1 38.0-52.4 18 4.0 2.2- 7.1 188 50.9 43.7-58.1
Gaston 298 120 45.6 38.1-53.3 10 2.7 1.4- 5.2 168 51.8 44.2-59.3
Guilford 374 150 44.8 38.1-51.7 27 7.0 4.4-11.0 197 48.3 41.6-55.0
Iredell 384 106 29.9 24.0-36.5 26 7.3 4.3-12.1 252 62.8 55.8-69.3
Johnston 309 126 42.7 35.2-50.5 18 6.2 3.6-10.3 165 51.2 43.4-58.9
Mecklenburg 547 185 35.6 30.3-41.3 26 5.0 3.2- 7.7 336 59.4 53.7-64.9
New Hanover 360 130 37.0 29.5-45.1 28 6.9 3.7-12.4 202 56.2 47.9-64.1
Onslow 336 118 34.4 28.4-41.1 18 5.4 3.2- 8.8 200 60.2 53.4-66.6
Orange 328 100 32.7 26.5-39.6 15 3.7 2.1- 6.5 213 63.6 56.7-70.0
Pitt 323 129 42.7 35.1-50.6 26 8.5 5.3-13.5 168 48.8 41.2-56.4
Randolph 305 125 49.7 41.8-57.7 17 5.7 3.2- 9.8 163 44.6 37.0-52.5
Robeson 329 108 31.1 25.0-37.9 24 5.6 3.4- 9.0 197 63.3 56.4-69.8
Rowan 384 159 44.1 37.1-51.3 26 6.5 4.1-10.2 199 49.4 42.4-56.5
Union 328 117 40.4 32.9-48.4 17 4.3 2.4- 7.8 194 55.2 47.4-62.8
Wake 523 197 38.2 32.5-44.2 21 5.3 2.7-10.4 305 56.5 50.3-62.5
Wayne 336 124 39.0 31.8-46.7 20 4.4 2.5- 7.8 192 56.6 48.9-63.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,169 1,151 38.1 34.6-41.7 205 6.0 4.8- 7.5 1,813 55.9 52.3-59.4
Piedmont 5,963 2,202 38.8 36.8-40.9 337 5.7 4.7- 6.8 3,424 55.5 53.4-57.6
Western NC 2,513 710 29.7 27.0-32.6 131 5.4 4.2- 6.8 1,672 64.9 62.0-67.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,717 440 24.9 22.2-27.7 95 6.3 4.7- 8.3 1,182 68.9 65.8-71.8
Northwest 2,669 953 39.7 36.6-42.8 164 5.5 4.4- 6.8 1,552 54.9 51.7-58.0
Charlotte 1,585 563 37.0 33.2-40.9 76 5.2 3.8- 7.1 946 57.8 53.9-61.7
Greensboro 1,448 537 39.6 35.2-44.2 88 6.7 4.6- 9.6 823 53.7 49.1-58.3
Southern Regional 1,038 363 39.0 34.0-44.4 68 5.9 4.0- 8.6 607 55.1 49.8-60.2
Coastal 501 186 37.0 27.9-47.1 35 6.0 3.4-10.4 280 57.0 47.5-66.1
Wake 1,307 520 39.4 35.4-43.6 59 5.0 3.2- 7.7 728 55.6 51.3-59.8
Area L 118 41 46.1 32.4-60.4 12 10.5 5.3-19.9 65 43.4 31.1-56.5
Eastern 1,262 460 35.1 30.0-40.7 76 4.9 3.4- 6.9 726 60.0 54.4-65.3

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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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