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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 1,102 381 31.6 27.5-36.1 721 68.4 63.9-72.5
RACE
White 835 275 31.2 26.4-36.4 560 68.8 63.6-73.6
African American 215 88 36.2 28.1-45.1 127 63.8 54.9-71.9
Other Minorities 48 16 22.5 9.1-45.8 32 77.5 54.2-90.9
AGE
18-24 28 9 20.3 8.8-40.0 19 79.7 60.0-91.2
25-34 107 38 36.9 25.4-50.1 69 63.1 49.9-74.6
35-44 182 54 32.4 24.5-41.6 128 67.6 58.4-75.5
45-54 312 109 32.9 26.3-40.3 203 67.1 59.7-73.7
55-64 256 93 29.2 22.8-36.4 163 70.8 63.6-77.2
65+ 203 73 34.4 25.7-44.3 130 65.6 55.7-74.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 181 66 29.5 19.2-42.4 115 70.5 57.6-80.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 411 135 26.4 20.6-33.2 276 73.6 66.8-79.4
Some Post-H.S. 330 128 43.7 36.3-51.3 202 56.3 48.7-63.7
College Graduate 180 52 25.9 18.9-34.4 128 74.1 65.6-81.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 237 85 36.0 27.4-45.6 152 64.0 54.4-72.6
$15,000- 24,999 260 91 30.2 22.2-39.7 169 69.8 60.3-77.8
$25,000- 34,999 129 39 24.3 15.1-36.7 90 75.7 63.3-84.9
$35,000- 49,999 127 49 35.4 24.0-48.7 78 64.6 51.3-76.0
$50,000- 74,999 107 36 28.5 18.1-41.9 71 71.5 58.1-81.9
$75,000+ 90 31 39.2 27.0-52.9 59 60.8 47.1-73.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 534 193 30.6 24.8-37.2 341 69.4 62.8-75.2
No 563 183 31.9 26.3-38.0 380 68.1 62.0-73.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 39 15 30.3 16.4-49.1 24 69.7 50.9-83.6
Non-Veteran 1,063 366 31.7 27.5-36.2 697 68.3 63.8-72.5

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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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