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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 86 14 15.5 8.2-27.3 12 19.0 8.9-36.1 11 8.4 4.3-15.8 25 23.5 14.5-35.9 24 33.6 19.8-50.9
GENDER
Male 35 5 12.8 4.8-30.2 6 24.9 9.1-52.6 2 2.9 0.6-12.4 10 20.2 9.3-38.6 12 39.1 18.2-65.0
Female 51 9 18.8 8.4-36.9 6 11.6 5.0-24.6 9 15.3 7.5-28.6 15 27.7 15.4-44.5 12 26.7 14.3-44.2
RACE
White 70 11 17.0 8.5-30.9 12 25.1 12.3-44.4 8 7.2 3.2-15.1 21 26.5 16.0-40.5 18 24.3 14.4-38.0
Other 15 3 11.3 2.4-40.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 8.0 1.6-31.5 4 15.0 3.8-44.2 6 65.7 30.9-89.1
AGE
18-44 34 7 17.5 7.3-36.4 5 20.9 7.0-48.3 3 4.4 1.3-13.5 10 23.4 11.2-42.5 9 33.7 14.5-60.4
45+ 52 7 12.2 5.3-25.5 7 16.0 7.6-30.6 8 14.6 6.9-28.5 15 23.8 13.6-38.1 15 33.4 20.5-49.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 10 19.8 9.8-35.9 8 12.8 5.9-25.6 8 8.8 3.9-18.4 19 26.7 15.1-42.7 14 32.0 15.3-54.9
Some College + 27 4 6.0 2.0-17.2 4 32.7 10.1-67.7 3 7.5 2.1-23.3 6 16.6 6.4-36.7 10 37.2 16.8-63.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 70 13 19.3 10.3-33.3 11 22.5 10.3-42.3 9 8.2 3.9-16.4 16 20.9 11.8-34.3 21 29.2 18.0-43.6
$50,000+ 12 1 5.1 0.7-29.8 1 14.2 2.0-56.8 2 17.5 4.2-50.8 7 52.8 23.8-80.0 1 10.4 1.4-48.1

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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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