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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Smoking Cessation

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%)
North Carolina 3,548 797 23.2 21.5-25.1 538 14.4 13.1-15.9 350 9.5 8.4-10.8 1,112 29.2 27.4-31.1 751 23.6 21.8-25.6
-Rowan County 132 30 19.6 13.3-27.9 14 11.9 6.5-20.9 8 5.1 2.4-10.7 52 35.7 27.1-45.3 28 27.7 19.3-38.1
GENDER
Male 55 11 16.8 8.9-29.2 7 13.2 5.6-28.0 3 4.0 1.1-13.8 15 25.3 14.8-39.9 19 40.7 27.1-55.9
Female 77 19 23.0 14.3-35.0 7 10.3 4.5-21.9 5 6.5 2.6-15.5 37 48.4 36.4-60.6 9 11.7 5.8-22.0
RACE
White 106 22 18.8 12.1-28.2 10 10.5 4.8-21.3 7 5.2 2.4-11.0 49 43.9 33.6-54.8 18 21.6 13.5-32.7
Other 26 8 21.5 9.6-41.3 4 15.8 5.7-36.8 1 4.9 0.7-27.8 3 13.7 3.9-38.3 10 44.0 24.6-65.5
AGE
18-44 62 16 19.8 11.4-32.2 7 15.0 6.6-30.6 4 4.7 1.4-14.3 17 25.1 15.0-39.0 18 35.4 22.6-50.8
45+ 70 14 19.3 11.1-31.5 7 8.5 3.8-17.6 4 5.6 2.0-14.4 35 47.7 35.0-60.6 10 19.0 10.2-32.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 19 15.6 9.3-24.8 8 10.4 4.5-22.2 6 5.9 2.4-13.7 33 31.8 22.1-43.4 26 36.3 25.3-48.9
Some College + 40 11 29.6 16.4-47.3 6 15.7 6.6-32.9 2 3.0 0.7-11.4 19 45.3 29.5-62.2 2 6.4 1.6-22.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 95 19 17.0 10.3-26.7 9 11.9 5.7-23.3 6 5.9 2.5-13.4 40 37.3 27.1-48.7 21 27.9 18.2-40.2
$50,000+ 17 5 27.7 10.6-55.4 3 17.2 4.4-48.5 1 2.4 0.3-15.7 4 21.2 7.4-47.7 4 31.4 11.8-61.2

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*Asked of respondents who stopped smoking within the past year or now smoke every day or some days.

^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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