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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-WHITES

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 2,181 506 24.3 22.0-26.7 330 15.0 13.2-17.1 182 8.9 7.5-10.5 496 21.8 19.7-24.0 667 30.0 27.7-32.5
GENDER
Male 822 200 25.1 21.6-29.0 131 16.3 13.4-19.7 78 10.2 7.9-13.0 164 18.8 15.9-22.2 249 29.5 25.9-33.5
Female 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
18-24 135 30 26.2 17.6-37.1 22 14.0 8.5-22.2 10 9.6 4.9-18.0 26 15.7 10.3-23.3 47 34.5 25.6-44.6
25-34 376 85 23.8 18.9-29.5 52 15.5 11.2-21.0 32 7.3 4.9-10.8 70 16.3 12.5-21.0 137 37.2 31.2-43.5
35-44 473 128 26.4 21.7-31.6 78 17.6 13.6-22.5 35 8.3 5.4-12.4 83 19.2 15.0-24.3 149 28.5 23.8-33.8
45-54 464 124 27.9 23.1-33.3 68 12.3 9.1-16.6 35 7.8 5.3-11.2 111 25.1 20.5-30.3 126 26.9 22.0-32.4
55-64 419 89 22.1 17.2-27.9 59 13.9 10.3-18.6 47 12.0 8.6-16.5 122 27.1 22.1-32.7 102 24.9 20.0-30.4
65-74 219 37 16.0 11.0-22.5 37 17.7 12.0-25.3 15 9.2 5.2-15.9 64 26.0 19.5-33.7 66 31.1 23.8-39.6
75+ 92 12 14.7 7.1-27.9 14 14.9 8.4-25.2 8 9.7 4.4-20.0 20 23.7 15.1-35.3 38 37.0 26.5-48.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 380 67 17.0 12.8-22.2 46 13.7 9.6-19.4 42 11.4 8.0-16.1 124 30.4 25.1-36.2 101 27.5 22.1-33.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 742 183 27.8 23.8-32.2 117 15.2 12.2-18.7 54 8.6 6.3-11.7 159 20.1 16.8-23.9 229 28.3 24.5-32.5
Some Post-H.S. 626 149 24.1 20.1-28.7 110 16.0 12.7-19.9 50 8.6 6.2-11.8 129 20.4 16.7-24.7 188 30.9 26.5-35.8
College Graduate 431 106 24.7 20.1-30.0 56 14.5 10.7-19.2 36 7.7 5.3-11.1 84 19.1 14.9-24.2 149 34.0 28.6-39.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 305 51 16.7 11.9-22.8 39 11.6 7.5-17.5 21 7.3 4.5-11.6 109 34.1 28.0-40.8 85 30.3 24.2-37.2
$15,000- 24,999 384 93 28.1 22.4-34.6 51 12.2 8.8-16.8 34 10.7 7.0-16.2 98 23.4 18.6-29.0 108 25.5 20.5-31.4
$25,000- 34,999 304 81 27.1 21.2-33.9 50 19.3 13.8-26.3 22 7.8 4.8-12.3 73 21.9 16.7-28.2 78 24.0 18.5-30.4
$35,000- 49,999 336 76 21.8 16.9-27.7 53 16.7 12.2-22.4 33 10.2 6.9-14.7 59 19.1 14.2-25.2 115 32.2 26.5-38.5
$50,000-74,999 254 68 25.9 20.0-32.7 49 19.0 13.9-25.5 23 8.4 5.3-13.1 48 20.3 14.8-27.2 66 26.4 20.1-34.0
$75,000+ 236 60 25.4 19.3-32.7 28 11.8 7.8-17.6 20 7.0 4.2-11.4 36 14.8 10.1-21.3 92 41.0 33.4-49.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 867 122 15.2 12.3-18.6 125 14.2 11.5-17.3 71 9.4 7.1-12.4 312 34.8 31.0-38.9 237 26.4 22.9-30.2
No 1,274 374 29.9 26.9-33.2 198 15.6 13.2-18.4 108 8.6 6.9-10.6 179 13.7 11.6-16.2 415 32.1 28.9-35.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 289 69 24.0 18.5-30.7 50 18.0 13.3-23.8 38 15.3 10.9-21.1 70 21.5 16.6-27.5 62 21.1 16.1-27.3
Non-Veteran 1,858 432 24.5 22.0-27.1 272 14.3 12.3-16.5 138 7.6 6.2- 9.2 419 21.6 19.4-24.1 597 32.0 29.4-34.8
Currently Serving 33 4 16.0 5.8-37.0 8 24.2 11.4-44.2 6 13.8 5.7-29.7 7 29.2 13.6-51.9 8 16.8 7.3-34.0

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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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