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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-FEMALES

Did your doctor, nurse or other health professional recommend or discuss medication to assist you with quitting smoking,
such as nicotine gum, patch, nasal spray, inhaler, lozenge, or prescription medication
such as Wellbutrin-Zyban-Buproprion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,890 948 41.8 38.0-45.6 942 58.2 54.4-62.0
-FEMALES 1,108 565 45.4 40.6-50.2 543 54.6 49.8-59.4
RACE
White 840 439 46.6 41.0-52.3 401 53.4 47.7-59.0
African American 215 100 42.7 34.0-51.9 115 57.3 48.1-66.0
Other Minorities 49 23 30.0 13.6-53.9 26 70.0 46.1-86.4
AGE
18-24 28 7 12.7 4.9-29.4 21 87.3 70.6-95.1
25-34 106 44 48.2 35.8-60.9 62 51.8 39.1-64.2
35-44 182 90 54.1 45.2-62.7 92 45.9 37.3-54.8
45-54 314 152 46.6 39.2-54.2 162 53.4 45.8-60.8
55-64 257 144 49.4 41.2-57.7 113 50.6 42.3-58.8
65+ 207 118 52.6 42.0-62.9 89 47.4 37.1-58.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 182 96 44.4 31.4-58.2 86 55.6 41.8-68.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 414 209 41.7 34.2-49.5 205 58.3 50.5-65.8
Some Post-H.S. 331 173 50.5 43.1-57.9 158 49.5 42.1-56.9
College Graduate 181 87 47.7 38.5-57.1 94 52.3 42.9-61.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 239 119 41.8 33.2-50.9 120 58.2 49.1-66.8
$15,000- 24,999 259 126 41.7 32.5-51.6 133 58.3 48.4-67.5
$25,000- 34,999 130 70 44.1 30.5-58.7 60 55.9 41.3-69.5
$35,000- 49,999 128 69 50.8 36.8-64.6 59 49.2 35.4-63.2
$50,000- 74,999 108 61 53.5 40.7-65.8 47 46.5 34.2-59.3
$75,000+ 90 49 62.2 49.7-73.3 41 37.8 26.7-50.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 538 302 45.2 38.0-52.7 236 54.8 47.3-62.0
No 565 258 45.0 38.8-51.4 307 55.0 48.6-61.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 39 22 47.0 28.9-66.0 17 53.0 34.0-71.1
Non-Veteran 1,069 543 45.4 40.5-50.3 526 54.6 49.7-59.5

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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.

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