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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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 10,160 3,778 39.6 38.3-40.9 589 6.4 5.8- 7.1 5,793 54.0 52.7-55.3
-Piedmont NC 5,443 2,084 40.3 38.5-42.0 341 6.8 5.9- 7.8 3,018 52.9 51.2-54.7
GENDER
Male 2,150 857 41.1 38.4-43.9 122 6.2 5.0- 7.7 1,171 52.7 49.9-55.5
Female 3,293 1,227 39.5 37.4-41.7 219 7.3 6.2- 8.7 1,847 53.1 50.9-55.4
RACE
White 3,980 1,555 42.4 40.3-44.4 232 6.1 5.2- 7.2 2,193 51.5 49.4-53.6
African American 997 393 39.6 35.7-43.5 69 7.7 5.7-10.3 535 52.7 48.7-56.8
Other minorities 422 128 28.6 22.9-35.1 38 9.9 6.6-14.4 256 61.5 54.9-67.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 353 106 25.6 20.9-31.0 42 12.5 9.0-17.0 205 61.9 55.9-67.6
Non-Hispanic 5,074 1,975 41.5 39.7-43.3 298 6.4 5.5- 7.3 2,801 52.2 50.3-54.0
AGE
18-34 920 422 45.1 41.3-49.1 72 7.4 5.6- 9.6 426 47.5 43.6-51.4
35-54 1,824 806 43.3 40.5-46.2 120 6.9 5.6- 8.5 898 49.7 46.9-52.6
55-64 1,074 424 37.7 34.1-41.4 64 7.5 5.3-10.4 586 54.8 51.0-58.6
65-74 904 273 30.2 26.6-34.1 48 5.7 4.1- 7.8 583 64.1 60.0-67.9
75+ 672 143 24.4 20.4-28.9 34 4.0 2.7- 5.8 495 71.6 67.0-75.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 664 186 29.7 25.3-34.5 52 7.6 5.4-10.5 426 62.8 57.8-67.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,484 537 40.1 36.7-43.5 92 6.2 4.9- 7.9 855 53.7 50.3-57.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,476 612 43.3 40.1-46.6 100 8.3 6.5-10.5 764 48.4 45.1-51.7
College Graduate 1,800 745 43.6 40.7-46.5 96 5.1 4.0- 6.5 959 51.3 48.3-54.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 597 208 38.2 33.2-43.5 45 8.5 5.8-12.3 344 53.3 48.0-58.6
$15,000- 24,999 911 323 36.9 32.9-41.1 63 8.1 6.1-10.7 525 55.0 50.7-59.2
$25,000- 34,999 551 211 42.4 36.9-48.1 31 4.7 3.1- 7.0 309 52.9 47.3-58.5
$35,000- 49,999 673 282 41.4 36.7-46.3 40 7.4 5.0-10.8 351 51.2 46.3-56.1
$50,000+ 1,822 782 45.2 42.2-48.2 108 6.4 5.0- 8.0 932 48.5 45.5-51.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,372 502 40.2 36.8-43.8 67 5.8 4.1- 8.3 803 53.9 50.4-57.5
No 4,047 1,578 40.4 38.4-42.4 274 7.1 6.1- 8.2 2,195 52.5 50.5-54.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 655 245 39.1 34.5-43.8 29 3.6 2.4- 5.3 381 57.4 52.6-62.0
Non-Veteran 4,785 1,838 40.4 38.6-42.3 312 7.2 6.3- 8.3 2,635 52.4 50.5-54.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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