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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Smoking Cessation

Did your doctor or health provider recommend or discuss methods and strategies other than
medications to assist you with quitting smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,883 653 30.8 27.5-34.3 1,230 69.2 65.7-72.5
-Eastern NC 534 189 28.5 22.8-35.0 345 71.5 65.0-77.2
GENDER
Male 225 88 29.7 21.6-39.4 137 70.3 60.6-78.4
Female 309 101 26.7 19.7-35.1 208 73.3 64.9-80.3
RACE
White 348 127 30.0 22.6-38.6 221 70.0 61.4-77.4
African American 141 52 30.3 20.8-41.8 89 69.7 58.2-79.2
Other Minorities 42 10 11.1 3.9-27.9 32 88.9 72.1-96.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 2 16.2 3.2-52.8 8 83.8 47.2-96.8
Non-Hispanic 523 187 28.8 23.0-35.4 336 71.2 64.6-77.0
AGE
18-24 36 8 11.9 4.9-26.0 28 88.1 74.0-95.1
25-34 69 23 29.6 16.4-47.6 46 70.4 52.4-83.6
35-44 67 22 25.8 15.1-40.5 45 74.2 59.5-84.9
45-54 144 50 42.8 30.9-55.5 94 57.2 44.5-69.1
55-64 136 55 33.7 23.9-45.2 81 66.3 54.8-76.1
65+ 77 31 36.8 22.6-53.8 46 63.2 46.2-77.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 100 34 26.9 16.0-41.7 66 73.1 58.3-84.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 203 68 27.2 18.5-38.1 135 72.8 61.9-81.5
Some Post-H.S. 168 61 26.6 18.1-37.3 107 73.4 62.7-81.9
College Graduate 63 26 42.4 24.7-62.2 37 57.6 37.8-75.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 107 29 21.6 13.0-33.7 78 78.4 66.3-87.0
$15,000- 24,999 124 41 33.7 21.4-48.6 83 66.3 51.4-78.6
$25,000- 34,999 69 25 27.1 13.0-48.1 44 72.9 51.9-87.0
$35,000- 49,999 56 22 48.4 32.0-65.1 34 51.6 34.9-68.0
$50,000-74,999 54 21 26.8 13.9-45.5 33 73.2 54.5-86.1
$75,000+ 56 27 39.6 19.9-63.4 29 60.4 36.6-80.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 250 105 32.9 24.4-42.7 145 67.1 57.3-75.6
No 282 83 24.8 17.5-33.9 199 75.2 66.1-82.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 90 50 58.1 41.9-72.8 40 41.9 27.2-58.1
Non-Veteran 443 138 23.5 18.0-30.1 305 76.5 69.9-82.0

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*Asked only of current smokers.

^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.

**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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