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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-MALES

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%)
TOTAL 1,500 348 23.8 21.2-26.6 220 13.6 11.7-15.8 128 8.5 6.9-10.3 368 23.6 21.1-26.4 436 30.5 27.6-33.6
RACE
White 1,116 256 23.2 20.3-26.4 179 15.3 13.0-18.0 107 9.6 7.7-11.9 271 23.9 20.9-27.1 303 28.0 24.9-31.4
African American 250 64 27.2 20.9-34.5 28 10.0 6.5-14.9 17 6.8 3.9-11.6 75 28.2 22.1-35.1 66 28.0 21.4-35.6
Asian 8 3 44.9 15.0-79.0 2 28.0 6.2-69.5 1 10.3 1.4-48.9 1 4.9 0.6-30.0 1 11.9 1.6-52.9
Native American 30 6 24.1 10.7-45.6 2 7.8 1.9-26.9 0 0.0 . - . 11 43.2 23.2-65.6 11 24.9 11.7-45.4
Other Minorities 89 17 20.0 11.4-32.7 8 6.7 3.2-13.5 3 4.1 1.1-14.9 9 12.1 5.2-25.6 52 57.0 43.6-69.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 95 18 20.3 11.8-32.8 11 8.6 4.5-15.8 3 2.2 0.5- 8.5 9 8.8 3.8-19.2 54 60.1 47.4-71.6
-English Speaking 29 5 11.7 4.1-29.1 6 19.4 8.2-39.4 2 8.5 1.9-31.0 5 9.0 3.3-22.2 11 51.4 30.7-71.6
-Spanish Speaking 66 13 23.0 12.5-38.5 5 5.3 2.1-13.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 4 8.7 2.9-23.1 43 62.8 47.3-76.0
Non-Hispanic 1,405 330 24.1 21.5-27.0 209 14.1 12.1-16.4 125 9.1 7.4-11.1 359 25.1 22.4-28.1 382 27.5 24.7-30.5
AGE
18-24 129 32 26.3 18.2-36.4 19 11.5 6.9-18.7 14 9.6 5.2-16.9 17 10.6 5.9-18.1 47 42.0 31.9-52.9
25-34 291 79 26.6 20.9-33.1 46 14.4 10.4-19.7 11 4.5 2.3- 8.5 38 11.5 7.4-17.3 117 43.0 36.0-50.3
35-44 354 85 23.6 18.6-29.4 51 14.0 10.3-18.7 28 8.7 5.5-13.6 74 21.0 16.3-26.6 116 32.7 27.1-39.0
45-54 311 79 28.4 22.3-35.4 37 12.5 8.5-18.0 20 5.5 3.1- 9.3 80 25.8 20.3-32.2 95 27.9 22.4-34.1
55-64 257 45 16.3 11.6-22.4 35 12.4 8.5-17.6 38 14.9 10.5-20.7 96 41.6 34.3-49.3 43 14.8 10.6-20.3
65-74 117 17 14.3 8.4-23.3 27 20.1 13.1-29.6 12 10.2 5.3-18.8 45 42.2 31.7-53.4 16 13.2 7.2-22.9
75+ 39 10 29.5 15.2-49.3 5 10.9 4.2-25.6 5 13.4 5.2-30.2 18 43.9 27.7-61.6 1 2.3 0.3-14.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 350 57 17.7 12.9-23.7 35 8.6 6.0-12.4 36 9.4 6.4-13.7 97 25.6 20.3-31.7 125 38.6 32.2-45.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 519 130 25.0 20.8-29.8 78 13.9 10.8-17.7 47 10.3 7.4-14.2 112 20.7 16.7-25.4 152 30.0 25.3-35.2
Some Post-H.S. 367 90 24.2 19.3-29.8 63 18.1 13.6-23.6 20 4.0 2.4- 6.8 94 25.1 19.9-31.0 100 28.6 23.2-34.8
College Graduate 261 71 30.4 23.9-37.9 43 14.2 10.1-19.6 25 9.4 5.9-14.6 65 24.8 19.1-31.4 57 21.2 16.1-27.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 188 26 10.8 7.1-16.2 17 7.6 4.3-13.2 16 8.2 4.4-14.9 81 41.7 33.0-50.9 48 31.7 23.3-41.6
$15,000- 24,999 286 71 29.0 22.6-36.4 28 7.9 5.2-11.9 20 7.9 4.6-13.3 65 20.6 15.3-27.3 102 34.5 28.0-41.7
$25,000- 34,999 207 51 23.6 17.4-31.1 37 16.9 11.8-23.8 16 8.4 4.9-13.9 46 22.3 16.0-30.1 57 28.8 22.1-36.6
$35,000- 49,999 246 61 24.2 18.4-31.2 44 18.2 13.1-24.8 26 9.2 5.9-14.1 55 23.0 17.1-30.1 60 25.4 19.2-32.8
$50,000-74,999 185 54 28.3 21.3-36.5 25 13.4 8.6-20.2 10 4.4 2.3- 8.4 44 24.8 18.0-33.0 52 29.1 22.1-37.3
$75,000+ 152 36 25.3 17.8-34.6 32 20.7 14.0-29.4 15 10.3 5.7-18.0 30 19.1 12.8-27.5 39 24.6 17.5-33.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 512 76 14.9 11.6-19.0 63 11.4 8.7-14.8 48 8.5 6.0-12.0 223 43.4 38.1-48.9 102 21.8 17.3-27.0
No 955 264 27.9 24.5-31.6 152 14.8 12.3-17.7 75 8.2 6.3-10.6 137 13.7 11.2-16.7 327 35.3 31.6-39.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 416 88 21.3 17.0-26.3 61 14.2 10.7-18.6 47 11.6 8.5-15.7 129 31.0 25.8-36.9 91 21.8 17.5-26.8
Non-Veteran 1,037 254 25.1 21.9-28.6 148 13.1 10.9-15.7 73 7.0 5.3- 9.3 228 21.2 18.3-24.4 334 33.6 30.0-37.4
Currently Serving 46 5 11.4 4.4-26.6 11 21.1 11.2-36.3 8 17.5 8.2-33.5 11 22.9 11.6-40.3 11 27.0 14.8-43.9

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^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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