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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

On how many visits did your doctor, nurse or other health professional recommend or discuss medication to assist you with quitting smoking,
such as nicotine gum, patch, nasal spray, inhaler, lozenge, or prescription medication such as Wellbutrin/Zyban/ Buproprion?*

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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%)
TOTAL 321 60 21.2 16.0-27.6 22 5.8 3.5- 9.5 14 3.8 2.1- 6.8 30 9.2 5.9-14.0 195 60.0 53.2-66.5
GENDER
Female 321 60 21.2 16.0-27.6 22 5.8 3.5- 9.5 14 3.8 2.1- 6.8 30 9.2 5.9-14.0 195 60.0 53.2-66.5
RACE
African American 321 60 21.2 16.0-27.6 22 5.8 3.5- 9.5 14 3.8 2.1- 6.8 30 9.2 5.9-14.0 195 60.0 53.2-66.5

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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.

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