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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-MALES

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
-MALES 782 383 39.0 33.6-44.5 399 61.0 55.5-66.4
RACE
White 583 298 43.5 36.9-50.4 285 56.5 49.6-63.1
African American 141 64 28.2 19.8-38.4 77 71.8 61.6-80.2
Other Minorities 53 20 32.2 17.0-52.4 33 67.8 47.6-83.0
AGE
18-24 50 10 15.8 6.5-33.6 40 84.2 66.4-93.5
25-34 97 35 29.0 19.2-41.3 62 71.0 58.7-80.8
35-44 119 49 40.4 29.2-52.7 70 59.6 47.3-70.8
45-54 184 89 51.2 41.6-60.8 95 48.8 39.2-58.4
55-64 190 118 66.5 57.6-74.4 72 33.5 25.6-42.4
65+ 141 82 59.8 48.7-70.0 59 40.2 30.0-51.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 167 68 39.2 28.9-50.7 99 60.8 49.3-71.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 300 143 33.5 26.0-42.0 157 66.5 58.0-74.0
Some Post-H.S. 193 110 47.6 35.9-59.7 83 52.4 40.3-64.1
College Graduate 122 62 42.6 30.1-56.1 60 57.4 43.9-69.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 126 51 30.2 20.1-42.7 75 69.8 57.3-79.9
$15,000- 24,999 159 76 43.0 32.3-54.4 83 57.0 45.6-67.7
$25,000- 34,999 108 62 46.8 32.2-61.9 46 53.2 38.1-67.8
$35,000- 49,999 105 65 54.9 38.8-70.1 40 45.1 29.9-61.2
$50,000- 74,999 81 42 48.3 32.6-64.2 39 51.7 35.8-67.4
$75,000+ 112 52 43.0 28.8-58.5 60 57.0 41.5-71.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 349 196 46.3 37.4-55.5 153 53.7 44.5-62.6
No 430 186 34.1 27.5-41.4 244 65.9 58.6-72.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 232 153 63.5 53.4-72.5 79 36.5 27.5-46.6
Non-Veteran 549 229 33.2 27.5-39.5 320 66.8 60.5-72.5

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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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