Outlook on Bioterrorism: A Survey of Texans
Texas Department of State Health Services
August 30, 2004
The Department of State Health Services (formerly Texas Department of Health) External Communications Division commissioned SUMA/Orchard Social Marketing, Inc. to conduct a telephone survey of Texans’ awareness and intentions related to bioterrorism and their perspectives on which government agencies, organizations, and media outlets would offer information and support during a bioterrorism event. Interviews were completed with 815 Texans mirroring the state’s general demographics (including English/Spanish dominance) n Austin, San Antonio, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston and the Rio Grande Valley from July 26, 2004, to August 12, 2004.