Table 2

Beliefs About Tobacco Company Marketing and Support for Restrictions (n = 678)

% Agree

% Neutral

% Disagree

% Don't Know


"Tobacco companies should not be allowed to promote cigarettes at all, but merely make them available to adults who want to smoke them".

67*

(64%-71%)

6

(4%-8%)

26

(23%-30%)

1

(0-1%)


"Tobacco companies should be required to sell cigarettes in plain packages -- that is, in packs without any brand names or fancy designs."

24

(20%-27%)

9

(7%-11%)

65

(61%-68%)

3

(1%-4%)


95% Confidence Intervals are presented in parentheses

* = compared to older participants, younger participants (18-24) were more likely to agree (p = .003)

Fix et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:941   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-941

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