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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-WHITES

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 2,697 591 22.8 20.8-24.9 418 15.0 13.4-16.8 281 10.0 8.6-11.4 863 30.4 28.2-32.6 544 21.9 19.9-24.0
GENDER
Male 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
Female 1,581 335 22.3 19.8-25.0 239 14.7 12.7-17.0 174 10.4 8.7-12.3 592 37.6 34.7-40.6 241 15.0 13.0-17.2
AGE
18-24 175 38 23.3 16.4-31.9 25 12.3 7.6-19.3 21 11.6 7.0-18.5 48 22.3 16.2-29.8 43 30.6 22.4-40.2
25-34 488 124 26.9 22.2-32.2 71 15.0 11.5-19.5 46 8.2 5.8-11.5 131 22.6 18.4-27.4 116 27.2 22.4-32.7
35-44 620 143 22.4 18.6-26.8 107 16.8 13.5-20.6 61 9.1 6.6-12.5 158 26.8 22.5-31.5 151 24.9 20.9-29.4
45-54 582 133 24.3 20.2-29.0 75 12.3 9.3-16.1 49 7.9 5.7-10.9 203 34.4 29.8-39.3 122 21.1 17.4-25.3
55-64 487 96 19.1 15.1-24.0 72 15.5 11.9-20.0 61 13.7 10.2-18.0 182 37.1 31.8-42.8 76 14.5 11.3-18.5
65-74 247 34 13.6 9.3-19.6 51 20.0 14.4-27.1 28 11.8 7.6-17.7 103 41.5 33.9-49.6 31 13.1 8.4-19.8
75+ 95 21 27.5 17.5-40.5 17 13.4 7.7-22.4 15 13.8 7.6-23.7 38 41.9 30.8-53.8 4 3.4 1.2- 9.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 476 82 17.5 13.5-22.3 49 10.4 7.4-14.4 57 11.8 8.7-15.9 185 35.7 30.5-41.2 103 24.6 19.9-30.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 936 212 23.3 20.0-26.9 150 15.4 12.8-18.3 90 9.8 7.6-12.6 274 27.7 24.2-31.4 210 23.9 20.5-27.6
Some Post-H.S. 758 178 23.7 20.1-27.7 133 16.4 13.3-20.1 71 8.4 6.3-11.0 240 31.1 27.0-35.5 136 20.4 16.8-24.5
College Graduate 523 119 25.5 21.0-30.7 85 16.6 13.1-21.0 62 10.7 7.9-14.3 164 29.5 25.0-34.4 93 17.6 14.0-21.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 365 52 12.5 9.2-16.7 34 10.0 6.4-15.3 36 9.6 6.5-14.0 179 47.6 40.9-54.4 64 20.2 14.8-27.0
$15,000- 24,999 486 114 27.4 22.3-33.1 63 10.7 7.9-14.4 40 8.5 5.6-12.7 163 30.9 26.0-36.2 106 22.5 18.1-27.7
$25,000- 34,999 387 88 23.3 18.3-29.1 66 16.3 12.3-21.3 32 7.6 5.0-11.4 113 28.5 23.1-34.6 88 24.3 19.4-30.0
$35,000- 49,999 418 92 21.5 17.0-26.8 73 18.0 13.8-23.0 52 11.9 8.7-16.1 114 27.3 22.3-32.9 87 21.3 16.7-26.7
$50,000-74,999 309 74 23.8 18.5-30.0 62 18.9 14.3-24.6 31 7.8 5.2-11.7 85 28.7 22.8-35.3 57 20.8 15.7-27.1
$75,000+ 282 73 26.7 21.0-33.4 51 19.3 14.2-25.7 37 12.1 8.1-17.7 76 24.4 18.9-30.9 45 17.4 12.5-23.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 978 129 13.4 10.9-16.4 116 12.3 10.0-15.2 95 9.2 7.2-11.8 513 51.1 47.2-55.1 125 13.9 11.4-16.7
No 1,668 449 27.6 24.9-30.4 292 16.4 14.3-18.7 181 10.3 8.7-12.3 339 19.6 17.3-22.1 407 26.1 23.5-29.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 361 76 21.1 16.5-26.5 60 15.3 11.5-20.2 42 12.7 9.1-17.4 104 28.5 23.3-34.5 79 22.4 17.7-27.8
Non-Veteran 2,291 509 23.3 21.2-25.6 348 14.8 13.1-16.8 231 9.3 7.9-10.9 749 30.8 28.5-33.3 454 21.7 19.5-24.0
Currently Serving 44 5 12.8 5.0-29.3 10 21.0 10.7-37.1 8 15.3 7.1-30.1 10 24.4 12.0-43.1 11 26.5 14.1-44.2

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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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