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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Smoking Cessation

On how many visits did your doctor or health provider recommend or discuss methods and strategies other than medication to assist you with quitting smoking?*

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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%)
North Carolina 3,002 354 11.9 10.4-13.5 226 7.7 6.5- 9.0 76 2.2 1.7- 2.9 244 7.2 6.1- 8.4 2,102 71.1 68.9-73.2
-Cabarrus County 62 5 6.4 2.5-15.4 11 19.7 10.5-33.9 4 5.0 1.8-13.2 3 3.9 1.2-11.8 39 65.1 50.0-77.6
GENDER
Male 21 1 4.2 0.6-25.5 7 29.4 12.2-55.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.5 1.2-21.5 11 60.9 34.2-82.3
Female 41 4 8.1 2.9-20.7 4 11.9 4.2-29.8 4 9.0 3.3-22.3 1 2.6 0.4-16.2 28 68.4 51.3-81.7
RACE
White 49 4 7.0 2.4-18.7 8 23.2 11.6-41.0 4 6.9 2.4-17.8 2 4.1 1.0-15.1 31 58.9 41.2-74.5
Other 13 1 4.7 0.6-28.3 3 10.7 2.9-32.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.4 0.4-21.9 8 81.2 56.3-93.6
AGE
18-44 28 2 4.8 1.1-18.2 8 24.7 11.3-46.0 2 5.2 1.2-19.4 0 0.0 . - . 16 65.3 43.2-82.2
45+ 33 3 8.7 2.5-25.8 3 12.9 3.8-35.8 2 4.8 1.2-17.5 3 9.4 3.0-26.0 22 64.3 44.7-80.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 34 3 7.8 2.4-22.5 2 7.2 1.6-27.4 3 7.1 2.2-20.7 2 5.1 1.3-18.7 24 72.8 54.1-85.8
Some College + 28 2 4.4 0.9-18.3 9 36.6 17.3-61.4 1 2.1 0.3-14.1 1 2.2 0.3-14.5 15 54.7 30.2-77.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 38 2 4.0 1.0-15.2 6 17.3 7.3-35.7 3 6.6 2.0-19.6 1 2.5 0.3-16.2 26 69.6 50.4-83.7
$50,000+ 14 3 20.2 5.9-50.3 4 36.4 13.7-67.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 43.4 19.6-70.8

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*Asked of respondents who stopped smoking within the past year or now smoke every day or some days AND who saw a doctor, nurse, or other health professional in the past 12 months.

^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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