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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Smoking Cessation

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%)
North Carolina 2,991 638 23.5 21.4-25.7 490 15.9 14.2-17.7 259 7.6 6.5- 8.9 775 22.5 20.6-24.5 829 30.5 28.1-33.1
-Cabarrus County 60 9 15.0 7.1-28.8 14 22.3 12.5-36.5 11 16.0 8.5-28.0 11 21.9 10.6-39.9 15 24.9 11.9-44.7
GENDER
Male 21 3 11.5 3.2-33.7 7 27.9 11.3-54.1 1 4.2 0.6-25.4 5 25.8 7.8-58.9 5 30.5 9.1-66.0
Female 39 6 17.9 7.3-37.6 7 17.6 8.0-34.4 10 25.8 14.0-42.8 6 18.6 8.0-37.5 10 20.1 9.9-36.5
RACE
White 47 6 11.1 4.4-25.1 12 28.6 15.6-46.3 10 19.6 10.1-34.6 7 13.4 6.0-27.4 12 27.3 11.6-51.8
Other 13 3 24.9 7.1-59.0 2 6.3 1.3-25.2 1 6.7 0.9-36.8 4 43.5 15.2-76.8 3 18.5 5.0-49.7
AGE
18-44 28 4 15.4 5.3-37.4 8 24.0 10.9-44.8 4 11.0 3.8-27.7 4 21.0 6.6-50.2 8 28.6 10.4-58.0
45+ 31 5 14.6 5.8-32.4 6 20.1 8.2-41.4 7 23.7 11.3-43.0 7 23.5 10.6-44.5 6 18.1 7.3-38.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 33 6 21.5 9.2-42.4 5 14.3 5.4-32.8 7 18.8 8.6-36.2 6 26.7 10.5-53.0 9 18.8 8.8-35.8
Some College + 27 3 6.3 1.8-20.0 9 33.0 15.1-57.8 4 12.2 4.1-31.0 5 15.5 5.5-36.4 6 32.9 10.6-66.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 37 4 11.7 4.0-29.6 7 15.9 6.8-33.1 6 14.0 5.9-29.6 9 22.9 11.0-41.8 11 35.5 16.5-60.6
$50,000+ 14 3 17.8 5.1-46.9 6 51.8 25.2-77.4 2 16.3 3.9-48.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 14.1 3.9-40.0

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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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