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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-MALES

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
-MALES 781 272 30.2 25.4-35.5 509 69.8 64.5-74.6
RACE
White 583 209 33.2 27.2-39.8 374 66.8 60.2-72.8
African American 140 49 22.7 15.2-32.4 91 77.3 67.6-84.8
Other Minorities 53 14 27.2 13.3-47.7 39 72.8 52.3-86.7
AGE
18-24 50 11 16.6 8.0-31.1 39 83.4 68.9-92.0
25-34 97 36 35.2 23.7-48.6 61 64.8 51.4-76.3
35-44 119 33 27.1 17.7-39.1 86 72.9 60.9-82.3
45-54 184 58 33.7 25.0-43.6 126 66.3 56.4-75.0
55-64 189 88 43.3 34.3-52.8 101 56.7 47.2-65.7
65+ 141 46 32.9 23.3-44.2 95 67.1 55.8-76.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 168 43 26.8 17.3-39.1 125 73.2 60.9-82.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 299 111 29.5 22.4-37.8 188 70.5 62.2-77.6
Some Post-H.S. 192 72 33.9 23.8-45.8 120 66.1 54.2-76.2
College Graduate 122 46 31.8 21.2-44.8 76 68.2 55.2-78.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 127 35 18.2 11.6-27.6 92 81.8 72.4-88.4
$15,000- 24,999 159 55 37.3 26.9-49.1 104 62.7 50.9-73.1
$25,000- 34,999 108 44 40.1 26.5-55.3 64 59.9 44.7-73.5
$35,000- 49,999 105 46 39.6 26.4-54.4 59 60.4 45.6-73.6
$50,000- 74,999 81 26 24.3 14.3-38.0 55 75.7 62.0-85.7
$75,000+ 112 43 40.8 27.0-56.1 69 59.2 43.9-73.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 349 130 30.1 23.3-38.0 219 69.9 62.0-76.7
No 429 142 30.4 24.0-37.6 287 69.6 62.4-76.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 232 113 45.7 36.2-55.6 119 54.3 44.4-63.8
Non-Veteran 548 158 26.6 21.3-32.6 390 73.4 67.4-78.7

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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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