About Our Survey

Thank you for your interest in participating in this short survey on smoking behaviors in Bell County, TX! 

This survey is using questions from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) on demographics, tobacco use. This survey is collecting data from adults (18 years or older in Bell County, TX). Only those living in Bell County and over the age of 18 years will be included.  The survey is anonymous which means that no information will be asked which can identify an individual. In the event that you have any questions contact the Bell County Public Health District. Once submitted it cannot be withdrawn.  Any partially completed surveys will be deleted and the data not submitted for inclusion – so please answer each question asked.  You may stop any time you want, but if you do not complete the survey, the answers you have provided will be deleted and not included in the study. This online survey should take about 5 to 10 minutes to complete and contains a total of 10 questions.  Participation is voluntary, and responses will be kept anonymous. All data is protected and stored by SurveyMonkey (information about their data protection procedures can be found here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/mp/take-a-tour) and analysis will be conducted by employees with the Bell County Public Health District. Your name and other identifying information will not be required.

 Whether you decide to participate or not is up to you. There are no inherent risks or benefits to participation beyond providing information that may be useful to public health. By clicking on the “Next” button at the end of this section you affirm your consent to participate and that you are fit the criteria for participation in the study.

If you have any questions about the survey please contact the Bell County Public Health District or email achadwell@bellcountyhealth.org. 

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