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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-WHITE FEMALES

In the last 12 months, on how many visits were you advised to quit smoking by a doctor or other health provider?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 visit 2 visits 3 visits 4 visits None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,359 306 23.5 20.7-26.4 199 13.8 11.7-16.2 104 7.7 6.2- 9.6 332 24.5 21.8-27.4 418 30.5 27.5-33.7
AGE
18-24 81 17 19.5 11.4-31.3 16 17.2 9.7-28.7 2 2.3 0.6- 9.2 23 27.7 18.1-40.0 23 33.2 21.9-46.9
25-34 244 49 19.9 14.6-26.5 29 13.1 8.5-19.7 27 10.2 6.6-15.4 54 21.5 15.9-28.3 85 35.3 28.2-43.2
35-44 293 79 25.8 20.2-32.2 44 15.3 11.0-21.0 17 5.3 3.0- 9.3 55 21.0 15.4-27.9 98 32.6 26.2-39.8
45-54 295 75 27.6 21.6-34.5 47 11.9 8.4-16.6 24 9.7 6.2-15.0 71 25.6 20.0-32.3 78 25.1 19.5-31.7
55-64 243 54 24.6 17.9-32.9 35 14.5 9.8-20.9 22 8.4 5.2-13.3 74 29.0 22.7-36.3 58 23.5 17.7-30.5
65-74 139 24 18.3 11.9-27.1 18 12.2 6.3-22.1 9 8.5 4.1-16.8 43 26.9 19.1-36.4 45 34.2 25.1-44.7
75+ 62 7 11.6 5.2-24.1 10 15.6 7.9-28.7 3 3.4 1.1-10.4 12 24.8 14.0-40.0 30 44.6 31.2-58.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 236 45 18.7 13.4-25.5 28 10.2 6.4-15.9 24 10.0 6.2-15.7 84 37.5 30.2-45.5 55 23.6 17.3-31.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 468 107 26.3 21.5-31.9 72 13.7 10.5-17.7 25 5.0 3.2- 7.8 111 22.5 18.3-27.2 153 32.5 27.4-38.1
Some Post-H.S. 408 93 22.3 17.5-27.8 73 15.5 11.8-20.1 33 9.3 6.3-13.5 86 22.5 17.7-28.2 123 30.5 25.1-36.4
College Graduate 246 60 24.4 18.7-31.2 26 14.9 9.7-22.4 22 8.1 5.0-13.0 51 19.1 13.9-25.7 87 33.4 26.7-40.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 211 39 20.2 13.8-28.6 30 12.8 7.8-20.4 12 6.2 3.1-11.8 75 33.5 26.3-41.6 55 27.3 20.7-35.1
$15,000- 24,999 264 60 23.7 17.9-30.5 39 14.1 9.8-20.0 18 5.9 3.5- 9.5 68 26.5 20.5-33.5 79 29.8 23.3-37.3
$25,000- 34,999 182 51 30.1 22.1-39.5 22 10.2 6.3-16.0 8 3.0 1.4- 6.2 51 28.1 20.5-37.2 50 28.7 20.8-38.1
$35,000- 49,999 189 41 20.0 14.3-27.3 27 13.7 8.7-20.9 22 13.2 8.3-20.4 33 17.9 12.1-25.8 66 35.2 27.4-43.8
$50,000-74,999 141 32 24.7 17.0-34.3 27 19.9 13.0-29.1 14 8.5 4.5-15.2 26 19.0 12.3-28.1 42 28.0 19.9-38.0
$75,000+ 132 34 26.2 18.3-35.9 11 9.6 4.9-18.0 14 10.7 5.8-18.8 25 17.6 11.2-26.5 48 36.0 26.6-46.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 551 75 13.7 10.5-17.9 79 14.1 10.7-18.2 39 7.8 5.4-11.1 209 39.0 34.0-44.2 149 25.4 21.2-30.2
No 788 226 29.6 25.8-33.7 115 13.4 10.8-16.5 65 7.9 6.0-10.4 120 15.3 12.5-18.5 262 33.9 29.8-38.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 22 9 34.6 16.3-59.1 4 18.7 6.0-45.5 1 10.6 1.5-47.3 2 9.3 2.0-34.1 6 26.8 11.0-51.9
Non-Veteran 1,334 297 23.3 20.5-26.3 195 13.8 11.6-16.2 102 7.6 6.1- 9.5 329 24.8 22.0-27.7 411 30.6 27.6-33.8
Currently Serving 3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 27.3 2.9-82.6 1 57.6 10.6-93.9 1 15.1 1.5-67.3

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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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