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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 92 27 27.8 18.8-39.1 19 20.6 12.8-31.4 4 4.8 1.6-13.4 24 23.0 14.7-34.1 18 23.8 14.2-36.9
GENDER
Male 36 12 27.9 15.3-45.4 5 11.3 4.3-26.3 1 3.8 0.5-22.4 6 19.4 8.6-38.3 12 37.6 21.3-57.2
Female 56 15 27.7 16.5-42.6 14 31.0 18.6-46.8 3 6.0 1.8-18.6 18 27.1 16.7-40.8 6 8.2 3.5-18.3
RACE
White 64 20 28.8 18.2-42.4 13 21.4 12.2-34.9 3 5.3 1.5-17.7 17 25.3 15.0-39.4 11 19.2 10.1-33.4
Other 28 7 26.2 12.2-47.5 6 19.1 7.9-39.6 1 3.9 0.5-23.5 7 19.2 8.1-39.0 7 31.5 13.9-56.7
AGE
18-44 59 17 25.6 15.4-39.4 14 21.7 12.3-35.4 3 5.6 1.6-18.0 8 13.1 6.0-26.3 17 34.0 20.8-50.2
45+ 31 9 33.0 17.1-54.1 4 15.5 5.5-36.9 1 3.1 0.4-19.2 16 47.6 28.7-67.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 11 29.1 16.1-46.7 8 15.9 7.7-30.0 1 3.8 0.5-22.6 11 22.8 11.3-40.5 10 28.4 14.2-48.8
Some College + 51 16 26.4 15.6-41.1 11 25.7 13.9-42.6 3 5.9 1.7-18.4 13 23.3 13.1-37.9 8 18.7 8.7-35.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 15 29.6 17.7-45.3 10 17.0 8.8-30.3 0 0.0 . - . 18 33.7 20.7-49.8 8 19.7 9.1-37.5
$50,000+ 28 8 29.5 14.4-51.0 7 29.1 13.4-52.1 2 6.7 1.4-26.7 5 12.7 4.9-28.8 6 22.0 9.6-42.9

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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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