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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Smoking Cessation

In the last 12 months, how many times have you seen a doctor, nurse
or other health professional to get any kind of care for yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Once Twice Three times 4 or more times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,548 797 23.2 21.5-25.1 538 14.4 13.1-15.9 350 9.5 8.4-10.8 1,112 29.2 27.4-31.1 751 23.6 21.8-25.6
-Alamance County 102 21 16.7 10.4-25.7 15 17.0 9.9-27.6 11 7.7 4.1-13.9 35 35.7 25.5-47.3 20 22.9 14.0-35.2
GENDER
Male 34 4 7.5 2.4-21.5 8 23.0 10.9-42.1 2 3.8 0.9-15.1 10 32.2 16.9-52.7 10 33.5 17.3-54.8
Female 68 17 24.5 15.0-37.4 7 11.9 5.4-24.5 9 11.0 5.6-20.6 25 38.6 26.8-52.0 10 13.9 7.2-25.1
RACE
White 78 16 18.0 10.5-28.9 11 15.6 8.1-27.9 6 6.3 2.7-13.9 29 40.3 28.4-53.4 16 19.8 11.9-31.2
Other 23 5 14.3 5.0-34.8 3 15.9 4.8-41.1 5 11.8 4.4-28.2 6 25.7 10.5-50.7 4 32.3 11.8-62.9
AGE
18-44 52 13 18.8 10.1-32.2 8 19.2 9.3-35.4 4 5.6 2.0-14.4 15 28.8 17.3-43.8 12 27.7 14.6-46.4
45+ 50 8 14.2 6.6-27.9 7 14.4 6.4-29.3 7 10.3 4.6-21.5 20 44.2 28.7-60.9 8 17.0 8.3-31.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 10 12.5 6.2-23.5 7 17.0 7.9-32.9 4 4.0 1.4-10.6 22 37.3 24.3-52.4 13 29.3 16.0-47.2
Some College + 46 11 22.1 11.6-38.1 8 17.0 7.9-32.8 7 12.5 5.7-25.1 13 33.6 18.8-52.5 7 14.8 6.6-29.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 17 18.4 10.9-29.5 6 10.0 4.0-23.1 7 7.2 3.3-15.1 28 36.8 25.2-50.3 15 27.5 15.9-43.2
$50,000+ 16 3 18.1 5.2-46.8 5 33.4 13.6-61.6 2 7.7 1.8-27.8 3 26.9 7.5-62.6 3 14.0 4.0-38.9

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*Asked of respondents who stopped smoking within the past year or now smoke every day or some days.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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