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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Other Tobacco Counseling+

In the past 12 months, has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional advised you to quit using tobacco products (i.e. chewing tobacco or snuff, cigars, or a pipe)?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 256 92 33.7 26.1-42.3 164 66.3 57.7-73.9
GENDER
Male 222 81 34.2 26.0-43.3 141 65.8 56.7-74.0
Female 34 11 29.0 13.9-50.9 23 71.0 49.1-86.1
RACE
White 202 72 33.3 24.9-43.0 130 66.7 57.0-75.1
African American 33 12 29.1 12.7-53.8 21 70.9 46.2-87.3

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever using smokeless tobacco, cigar, pipe or bidi.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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