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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-WHITES

On how many visits did your doctor or health provider recommend or discuss methods and strategies other than medication to assist you with quitting smoking?

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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 2,179 267 13.0 11.3-14.9 146 7.0 5.8- 8.5 57 2.6 1.9- 3.5 158 7.0 5.8- 8.4 1,551 70.5 68.0-72.8
GENDER
Male 812 105 13.3 10.7-16.5 59 7.2 5.3- 9.5 19 2.3 1.3- 3.8 50 6.0 4.3- 8.2 579 71.3 67.4-74.9
Female 1,367 162 12.6 10.6-15.0 87 6.9 5.3- 8.9 38 2.9 2.0- 4.3 108 7.9 6.3- 9.9 972 69.7 66.5-72.6
AGE
18-24 135 17 16.1 9.3-26.4 10 6.5 3.2-12.5 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 8 4.6 2.2- 9.4 99 71.6 61.3-80.1
25-34 373 51 13.9 10.2-18.6 19 6.1 3.6-10.3 11 2.1 1.0- 4.3 24 5.3 3.2- 8.5 268 72.6 66.7-77.8
35-44 471 79 16.8 12.9-21.5 41 9.7 6.7-13.9 6 0.8 0.3- 2.1 21 4.6 2.8- 7.7 324 68.0 62.5-73.1
45-54 458 61 13.2 9.9-17.3 36 7.7 5.2-11.1 15 2.7 1.5- 5.1 31 7.9 5.3-11.7 315 68.5 63.1-73.4
55-64 422 35 9.5 6.3-14.1 25 6.5 4.1-10.3 16 4.8 2.7- 8.3 49 11.2 7.8-15.7 297 68.0 62.0-73.5
65-74 223 20 8.6 5.2-14.0 12 3.7 1.9- 7.1 8 5.2 2.3-11.1 20 8.4 4.9-13.9 163 74.1 66.5-80.5
75+ 94 4 3.3 1.1- 9.8 3 2.1 0.6- 6.7 0 0.0 . - . 5 4.6 1.7-11.7 82 90.0 81.9-94.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 383 30 10.1 6.5-15.2 19 4.4 2.6- 7.5 15 3.5 1.9- 6.4 34 8.6 5.9-12.6 285 73.4 67.4-78.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 737 105 14.7 11.7-18.4 42 6.5 4.5- 9.2 10 1.7 0.8- 3.3 51 6.8 4.8- 9.5 529 70.3 65.9-74.4
Some Post-H.S. 632 80 12.9 10.1-16.5 47 7.1 5.0-10.1 18 2.3 1.2- 4.2 42 6.1 4.2- 8.7 445 71.6 67.1-75.8
College Graduate 425 51 12.5 9.2-16.7 37 9.9 6.8-14.2 14 3.9 2.1- 6.9 31 7.1 4.6-10.7 292 66.8 61.0-72.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 311 18 7.5 4.2-12.9 15 4.1 2.3- 7.2 5 2.1 0.7- 5.9 36 11.2 7.6-16.1 237 75.1 68.5-80.7
$15,000- 24,999 380 53 16.0 11.5-21.7 16 4.1 2.2- 7.5 8 1.9 0.8- 4.3 24 6.7 3.9-11.2 279 71.3 64.9-77.0
$25,000- 34,999 304 37 11.6 8.1-16.4 18 7.9 4.4-13.7 5 1.4 0.5- 3.8 23 6.2 3.9- 9.8 221 72.9 66.3-78.7
$35,000- 49,999 335 52 14.2 10.3-19.2 25 7.5 4.7-11.7 10 3.4 1.6- 7.1 20 7.3 4.4-12.0 228 67.6 61.1-73.4
$50,000-74,999 248 33 12.9 8.8-18.7 29 11.5 7.5-17.2 8 2.9 1.4- 6.1 21 8.4 5.2-13.1 157 64.2 56.9-71.0
$75,000+ 237 35 15.2 10.5-21.6 14 5.9 3.4-10.2 7 2.0 0.8- 5.1 16 6.6 3.6-11.8 165 70.2 62.8-76.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 876 76 10.3 7.9-13.3 68 9.0 6.8-11.7 20 2.2 1.3- 3.8 95 10.4 8.1-13.2 617 68.1 64.0-71.9
No 1,264 188 14.7 12.4-17.3 75 5.7 4.3- 7.5 36 2.8 1.9- 4.1 62 5.0 3.7- 6.6 903 71.9 68.7-74.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 285 41 14.3 10.0-20.1 22 6.3 4.0- 9.7 11 5.1 2.6- 9.7 25 9.1 5.9-13.9 186 65.2 58.3-71.5
Non-Veteran 1,860 221 12.5 10.7-14.6 121 7.1 5.7- 8.8 43 2.1 1.4- 2.9 129 6.3 5.1- 7.8 1,346 71.9 69.3-74.4
Currently Serving 33 5 21.9 9.0-44.2 3 7.9 2.0-26.9 3 5.4 1.5-17.2 4 17.0 5.8-40.5 18 47.8 29.3-66.9

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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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