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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 74 8 9.7 4.6-19.4 5 6.3 2.3-15.8 0 0.0 . - . 5 6.3 2.3-16.4 56 77.7 65.2-86.7
GENDER
Male 34 5 11.4 4.3-26.9 3 8.6 2.6-25.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.2 0.8-18.2 24 75.8 57.0-88.1
Female 40 3 7.6 2.2-22.5 2 3.2 0.7-13.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.1 2.4-28.6 32 80.1 62.1-90.9
RACE
White 69 8 10.4 4.9-20.8 4 5.2 1.7-15.0 0 0.0 . - . 5 6.8 2.4-17.5 52 77.6 64.5-86.9
Other 5 0 0.0 . - . 1 21.3 2.6-73.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 78.7 26.9-97.4
AGE
18-44 27 2 4.9 1.1-19.2 1 2.7 0.4-17.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.7 2.8-28.8 21 82.6 63.2-92.9
45+ 46 6 16.0 7.0-32.6 4 10.9 3.6-28.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.7 0.7-10.4 34 70.4 53.2-83.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 5 10.4 4.0-24.2 3 8.5 2.6-24.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.5 1.1-23.2 32 75.7 58.1-87.5
Some College + 32 3 8.8 2.5-26.6 2 3.3 0.7-14.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 7.4 2.0-23.9 24 80.5 61.2-91.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 55 7 10.8 4.8-22.7 4 7.0 2.3-19.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 6.4 1.8-20.2 41 75.8 60.5-86.5
$50,000+ 13 1 8.1 1.1-42.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.4 0.6-27.4 11 87.4 57.2-97.3

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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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