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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Quit Now NC

A telephone quitline is a free telephone-based service that connects people who smoke cigarettes
or use tobacco products with trained quit coaches who can help them quit.

Have you heard of the North Carolina Tobacco Use Quitline at 1-800-QuitNow or the website, QuitlineNC.org?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,935 4,171 39.4 37.8-41.0 7,764 60.6 59.0-62.2
-Durham County 381 150 42.6 35.3-50.2 231 57.4 49.8-64.7
GENDER
Male 151 48 38.6 28.6-49.7 103 61.4 50.3-71.4
Female 230 102 46.3 36.0-56.9 128 53.7 43.1-64.0
RACE
White 239 92 44.2 36.0-52.7 147 55.8 47.3-64.0
Other 138 56 44.2 33.4-55.6 82 55.8 44.4-66.6
AGE
18-44 129 65 48.2 36.5-60.0 64 51.8 40.0-63.5
45+ 247 82 34.6 27.6-42.3 165 65.4 57.7-72.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 99 37 40.2 26.1-56.1 62 59.8 43.9-73.9
Some College + 281 113 44.1 36.7-51.7 168 55.9 48.3-63.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 150 59 37.4 26.1-50.2 91 62.6 49.8-73.9
$50,000+ 184 72 44.9 36.2-53.9 112 55.1 46.1-63.8

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*This question was asked of all respondents regardless of smoking status.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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