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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 87 18 22.4 13.1-35.8 18 23.8 13.1-39.1 9 11.0 5.4-21.1 28 25.4 16.6-36.9 14 17.4 9.6-29.4
GENDER
Male 40 7 22.1 9.2-44.2 10 30.6 14.4-53.5 5 13.0 5.1-29.6 11 17.7 8.9-32.1 7 16.6 7.2-34.1
Female 47 11 22.9 12.4-38.3 8 15.0 6.4-31.4 4 8.4 2.9-22.0 17 35.4 21.2-52.6 7 18.3 7.8-37.3
RACE
White 80 15 21.5 11.8-35.8 18 25.8 14.3-41.9 8 9.3 4.4-18.4 27 26.9 17.4-39.1 12 16.6 8.7-29.3
Other 7 3 33.8 8.9-72.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 31.3 5.0-79.7 1 8.3 1.0-44.1 2 26.6 5.2-70.6
AGE
18-44 37 11 29.1 14.7-49.5 6 23.8 9.3-48.8 2 6.6 1.5-23.8 9 18.3 8.7-34.7 9 22.2 10.5-41.0
45+ 50 7 13.0 6.0-25.8 12 23.7 12.9-39.5 7 17.4 8.2-33.0 19 35.6 22.5-51.2 5 10.4 4.0-24.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 12 27.9 14.7-46.4 7 15.1 6.7-30.4 6 9.9 4.2-21.7 16 23.2 13.1-37.7 11 23.9 12.5-40.8
Some College + 35 6 13.9 5.6-30.5 11 37.4 17.2-63.1 3 12.7 3.9-34.5 12 28.9 14.6-49.2 3 7.1 1.8-24.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 67 15 20.4 11.7-33.2 14 27.0 14.1-45.4 6 9.7 4.0-22.0 19 23.9 14.1-37.4 13 19.0 10.3-32.5
$50,000+ 14 3 36.3 10.4-73.7 3 11.8 3.2-35.2 2 13.4 3.0-43.2 5 23.4 8.1-51.4 1 15.0 2.1-59.0

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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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