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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Smoking Cessation

In the past 12 months, did any doctor, dentist, nurse, or other health professional advise you to quit
smoking cigarettes or using any other tobacco products?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,893 1,229 57.6 53.4-61.6 664 42.4 38.4-46.6
-Guilford County 110 67 52.2 40.3-63.9 43 47.8 36.1-59.7
GENDER
Male 42 22 39.0 23.1-57.6 20 61.0 42.4-76.9
Female 68 45 63.3 48.9-75.7 23 36.7 24.3-51.1
RACE
White 77 45 53.0 39.4-66.1 32 47.0 33.9-60.6
Other 32 21 50.0 28.3-71.7 11 50.0 28.3-71.7
AGE
18-44 27 9 27.7 13.4-48.7 18 72.3 51.3-86.6
45+ 82 57 70.3 58.2-80.1 25 29.7 19.9-41.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 34 48.0 32.0-64.5 23 52.0 35.5-68.0
Some College + 53 33 56.7 40.2-71.9 20 43.3 28.1-59.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 68 43 49.7 34.5-65.0 25 50.3 35.0-65.5
$50,000+ 28 18 58.5 36.8-77.4 10 41.5 22.6-63.2

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*Asked only of current smokers.
Due to small numbers no further breakdowns are available.

^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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