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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 95 18 18.9 11.3-29.7 20 18.6 11.3-29.2 9 6.5 3.0-13.3 24 17.3 10.6-27.0 24 38.8 25.2-54.3
GENDER
Male 27 10 29.7 14.0-52.3 2 5.6 1.2-22.0 1 2.3 0.3-15.2 6 15.5 5.7-35.7 8 46.9 23.2-72.1
Female 68 8 10.9 5.2-21.6 18 28.1 17.3-42.3 8 9.5 4.3-19.8 18 18.6 11.1-29.5 16 32.8 19.7-49.1
RACE
White 71 13 18.1 9.8-31.0 16 17.4 9.8-29.0 7 8.2 3.5-17.8 18 16.5 9.4-27.3 17 39.8 23.1-59.3
Other 23 5 22.4 8.6-46.9 3 14.4 4.6-37.2 2 2.7 0.6-11.0 6 20.9 8.0-44.8 7 39.5 19.9-63.2
AGE
18-44 48 8 14.3 6.5-28.4 11 17.3 8.6-31.8 6 6.4 2.6-15.2 8 12.6 5.6-26.2 15 49.4 31.2-67.6
45+ 47 10 28.0 15.2-45.6 9 21.2 11.0-36.9 3 6.6 1.7-22.3 16 26.7 15.9-41.2 9 17.6 8.7-32.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 46 6 10.1 4.1-23.1 10 20.5 9.8-37.9 6 7.2 2.7-17.9 11 11.8 5.7-22.8 13 50.4 30.0-70.6
Some College + 49 12 28.8 16.3-45.6 10 16.4 8.3-29.9 3 5.7 1.7-17.1 13 23.6 12.8-39.5 11 25.5 13.7-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 61 8 10.0 4.5-20.7 14 21.4 11.4-36.5 7 6.0 2.5-13.4 13 12.1 5.6-24.0 19 50.6 32.8-68.3
$50,000+ 26 9 39.7 21.6-61.2 4 13.0 4.7-31.3 2 10.0 2.5-32.3 8 23.9 11.4-43.4 3 13.4 3.8-37.9

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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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