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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 3,771 687 19.2 17.4-21.0 582 15.0 13.5-16.6 380 8.5 7.5- 9.7 1,323 31.5 29.4-33.6 799 25.8 23.8-28.0
-Alamance County 107 18 17.0 10.0-27.3 22 23.5 14.9-35.1 12 10.9 4.9-22.5 35 29.7 20.8-40.6 20 18.9 11.7-29.0
GENDER
Male 40 8 13.6 6.0-28.0 10 29.7 15.3-49.7 5 13.3 3.7-37.7 7 17.5 7.6-35.4 10 25.9 13.4-44.0
Female 67 10 19.9 10.1-35.6 12 18.1 9.9-30.9 7 8.8 3.8-19.1 28 40.4 27.9-54.3 10 12.7 6.4-23.7
RACE
White 84 15 19.7 11.2-32.4 19 25.6 15.5-39.2 10 13.5 5.7-28.9 28 28.9 19.2-40.9 12 12.3 6.7-21.7
Other 23 3 9.8 2.4-32.7 3 18.3 5.9-44.1 2 4.2 1.0-16.1 7 32.0 14.6-56.3 8 35.7 17.5-59.3
AGE
18-44 51 13 23.3 12.8-38.8 13 25.0 14.0-40.4 4 11.1 3.3-31.4 15 26.3 15.3-41.5 6 14.2 6.2-29.3
45+ 56 5 7.1 2.7-17.3 9 21.3 9.6-40.9 8 10.6 4.9-21.4 20 35.0 22.0-50.7 14 26.0 15.0-41.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 9 14.5 6.6-29.0 16 30.6 18.2-46.5 6 5.3 2.2-12.3 19 26.1 15.5-40.5 14 23.5 13.7-37.2
Some College + 42 9 21.2 10.4-38.4 5 11.0 4.1-26.3 6 19.8 7.0-44.6 16 36.0 21.3-53.8 6 12.1 4.3-29.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 72 12 15.8 8.0-28.8 14 19.2 10.7-32.0 9 13.5 5.3-30.3 24 30.8 19.6-44.8 13 20.7 11.6-34.3
$50,000+ 22 3 17.7 5.5-44.4 5 36.9 15.8-64.5 3 8.8 2.5-26.6 7 25.8 11.5-48.1 4 10.8 3.6-28.0

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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