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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 72 15 17.1 9.9-27.8 13 14.2 7.3-25.8 4 5.2 1.7-14.3 14 16.8 9.1-28.7 26 46.8 32.2-62.0
GENDER
Male 32 8 15.3 6.9-30.5 6 13.8 5.4-30.8 1 3.5 0.5-21.5 4 7.2 2.3-20.7 13 60.3 39.4-77.9
Female 40 7 19.3 9.1-36.2 7 14.8 5.6-33.5 3 7.3 2.1-22.5 10 28.8 15.0-48.1 13 29.9 16.5-47.8
RACE
White 67 14 17.5 9.9-28.9 12 13.7 6.7-25.8 4 5.6 1.9-15.3 14 18.0 9.8-30.8 23 45.3 30.0-61.4
Other 5 1 11.3 1.3-54.9 1 21.3 2.6-73.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 67.4 22.0-93.8
AGE
18-44 27 6 13.1 5.3-28.9 4 11.3 3.6-30.5 1 3.2 0.4-20.1 5 13.5 4.9-32.1 11 58.9 36.8-77.9
45+ 45 9 21.8 11.4-37.6 9 17.8 8.3-34.0 3 7.5 2.1-23.5 9 20.6 10.1-37.7 15 32.3 19.5-48.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 10 19.3 10.1-33.9 5 11.0 4.0-26.8 3 6.0 1.6-19.6 9 19.2 8.9-36.6 14 44.5 26.9-63.6
Some College + 31 5 14.0 5.2-32.7 8 18.5 7.4-39.3 1 4.1 0.6-24.3 5 13.5 5.0-31.7 12 49.9 27.0-72.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 53 10 15.2 7.7-27.6 10 14.9 6.8-29.6 3 4.6 1.3-15.5 9 15.8 7.3-30.9 21 49.5 32.6-66.4
$50,000+ 13 3 18.7 5.1-49.5 2 9.9 2.0-36.5 1 8.9 1.2-44.5 2 11.7 2.5-40.3 5 50.9 19.9-81.2

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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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