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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 1,883 653 30.8 27.5-34.3 1,230 69.2 65.7-72.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,404 528 36.1 32.0-40.5 876 63.9 59.5-68.0
No 476 125 20.6 15.9-26.3 351 79.4 73.7-84.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 40 18 48.1 26.5-70.4 22 51.9 29.6-73.5
Recommended Range 688 229 28.1 22.9-34.0 459 71.9 66.0-77.1
Overweight 632 215 31.4 25.8-37.7 417 68.6 62.3-74.2
Obese 458 169 33.9 27.5-40.9 289 66.1 59.1-72.5
History of CVD**
Yes 258 107 40.3 31.6-49.6 151 59.7 50.4-68.4
No 1,601 539 29.9 26.4-33.6 1,062 70.1 66.4-73.6
Binge Drinker
No 1,543 535 31.0 27.4-34.8 1,008 69.0 65.2-72.6
Yes 295 102 32.6 24.5-41.8 193 67.4 58.2-75.5
Heavy Drinker
No 1,684 585 31.0 27.5-34.7 1,099 69.0 65.3-72.5
Yes 142 53 35.6 22.9-50.8 89 64.4 49.2-77.1
Poor Sleep***
Yes 345 118 32.3 24.3-41.5 227 67.7 58.5-75.7
No 1,508 525 30.7 27.1-34.5 983 69.3 65.5-72.9
Current Asthma
Yes 214 77 28.0 20.2-37.5 137 72.0 62.5-79.8
No 1,651 568 30.9 27.3-34.7 1,083 69.1 65.3-72.7
Diabetes
Yes 209 88 37.0 27.3-47.8 121 63.0 52.2-72.7
No 1,657 560 30.3 26.8-34.0 1,097 69.7 66.0-73.2
Disability
Yes 883 323 30.4 25.7-35.5 560 69.6 64.5-74.3
No 992 325 31.0 26.5-35.9 667 69.0 64.1-73.5

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*Asked only of current smokers.

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

^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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