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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 97 27 30.9 20.7-43.5 14 15.8 9.1-25.9 11 9.0 4.6-16.9 15 13.4 7.3-23.2 30 30.9 20.9-43.1
GENDER
Male 34 11 36.8 20.4-56.9 9 23.2 11.8-40.7 1 3.8 0.5-22.4 3 10.0 2.8-30.1 10 26.3 13.4-45.2
Female 63 16 24.9 14.8-38.8 5 8.2 3.2-19.8 10 14.3 7.4-26.0 12 16.8 9.2-28.7 20 35.7 22.5-51.5
RACE
White 86 26 34.7 23.2-48.4 12 14.2 7.9-24.3 8 6.6 3.1-13.5 14 13.4 7.1-23.7 26 31.1 20.3-44.4
Other 11 1 7.8 1.1-40.4 2 25.4 6.6-62.2 3 23.4 6.3-57.8 1 13.3 1.9-55.1 4 30.0 10.2-61.9
AGE
18-44 44 13 31.3 17.5-49.4 9 21.1 10.9-36.8 3 5.1 1.6-15.2 4 6.3 2.2-16.6 15 36.2 21.8-53.7
45+ 53 14 30.4 17.0-48.3 5 9.2 3.4-22.5 8 13.9 6.1-28.5 11 22.2 11.0-39.9 15 24.3 13.1-40.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 16 38.8 23.6-56.5 6 12.0 5.0-26.0 8 14.2 6.5-28.1 7 11.3 4.8-24.5 15 23.8 13.7-37.9
Some College + 45 11 22.7 11.8-39.2 8 19.8 9.7-36.2 3 3.6 1.1-11.4 8 15.5 6.6-32.1 15 38.4 22.7-57.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 52 14 28.3 16.4-44.2 7 14.8 6.8-29.2 6 10.6 4.2-24.4 10 20.3 9.9-37.1 15 26.1 14.8-41.8
$50,000+ 33 11 36.8 19.2-58.8 6 16.6 7.0-34.6 4 8.3 2.9-21.2 3 4.7 1.4-14.5 9 33.6 17.0-55.5

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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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