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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Smoking Cessation

On how many visits did your doctor or health provider recommend or discuss methods and strategies other than medication to assist you with quitting smoking?*

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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 3,002 354 11.9 10.4-13.5 226 7.7 6.5- 9.0 76 2.2 1.7- 2.9 244 7.2 6.1- 8.4 2,102 71.1 68.9-73.2
-Wake County 128 21 13.9 8.5-21.9 9 6.9 3.4-13.4 3 1.8 0.5- 6.3 10 4.9 2.4- 9.9 85 72.5 62.5-80.6
GENDER
Male 57 8 11.4 5.2-23.3 4 6.1 2.2-15.9 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 2 1.6 0.4- 6.9 42 79.9 66.5-88.8
Female 71 13 18.0 10.3-29.6 5 8.0 3.1-19.2 2 3.3 0.7-14.6 8 10.2 4.6-21.2 43 60.5 47.1-72.5
RACE
White 92 13 12.2 6.7-21.1 5 5.6 2.2-13.5 2 1.3 0.3- 5.6 9 6.8 3.2-14.0 63 74.1 63.1-82.7
Other 34 8 18.0 7.3-37.9 4 9.7 3.1-26.3 1 3.1 0.4-19.4 1 1.1 0.1- 7.9 20 68.1 45.7-84.4
AGE
18-44 69 10 10.6 5.0-21.0 7 8.1 3.6-17.1 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 49 78.7 66.4-87.3
45+ 58 11 22.2 12.5-36.2 2 3.9 0.9-16.0 1 2.1 0.3-13.2 8 13.8 6.3-27.5 36 58.1 43.7-71.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 43 6 9.9 3.6-24.3 3 6.4 1.9-19.0 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 3 5.1 1.4-16.4 30 78.1 61.3-88.9
Some College + 85 15 17.3 10.2-27.9 6 7.3 3.1-16.2 2 2.9 0.7-11.4 7 4.8 2.1-10.3 55 67.7 55.7-77.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 9 10.8 4.7-22.9 6 8.3 3.4-19.2 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.1 1.2- 8.0 46 77.8 63.7-87.4
$50,000+ 47 10 18.1 9.3-32.3 3 6.5 2.0-18.6 1 2.6 0.4-16.4 3 5.6 1.6-18.3 30 67.2 50.9-80.2

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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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