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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 349 137 45.0 38.3-51.8 212 55.0 48.2-61.7
GENDER
Male 112 40 41.6 30.0-54.2 72 58.4 45.8-70.0
Female 237 97 47.2 39.5-55.1 140 52.8 44.9-60.5
RACE
White 280 111 44.4 36.8-52.2 169 55.6 47.8-63.2
Other 67 26 47.8 34.1-61.8 41 52.2 38.2-65.9
AGE
18-44 117 58 50.0 39.3-60.8 59 50.0 39.2-60.7
45+ 230 79 39.8 32.2-47.9 151 60.2 52.1-67.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 51 46.4 35.5-57.6 89 53.6 42.4-64.5
Some College + 208 85 44.0 35.7-52.6 123 56.0 47.4-64.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 73 46.0 36.6-55.7 114 54.0 44.3-63.4
$50,000+ 121 50 40.8 31.4-50.9 71 59.2 49.1-68.6

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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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