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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-WHITES

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
-WHITES 1,423 737 45.0 40.5-49.5 686 55.0 50.5-59.5
GENDER
Male 583 298 43.5 36.9-50.4 285 56.5 49.6-63.1
Female 840 439 46.6 41.0-52.3 401 53.4 47.7-59.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 22 12 55.1 26.5-80.8 10 44.9 19.2-73.5
Non-Hispanic 1,400 724 44.8 40.4-49.4 676 55.2 50.6-59.6
AGE
18-24 54 12 17.4 7.8-34.4 42 82.6 65.6-92.2
25-34 145 63 44.8 34.3-55.8 82 55.2 44.2-65.7
35-44 232 113 49.7 41.6-57.8 119 50.3 42.2-58.4
45-54 369 177 48.9 41.9-55.9 192 51.1 44.1-58.1
55-64 331 204 62.0 54.7-68.7 127 38.0 31.3-45.3
65+ 283 162 54.8 47.0-62.5 121 45.2 37.5-53.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 250 127 45.1 35.0-55.6 123 54.9 44.4-65.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 530 273 41.0 34.1-48.4 257 59.0 51.6-65.9
Some Post-H.S. 404 217 51.0 42.6-59.4 187 49.0 40.6-57.4
College Graduate 239 120 45.6 36.7-54.7 119 54.4 45.3-63.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 233 115 41.3 32.5-50.6 118 58.7 49.4-67.5
$15,000- 24,999 299 148 42.7 34.1-51.8 151 57.3 48.2-65.9
$25,000- 34,999 188 105 47.1 35.0-59.5 83 52.9 40.5-65.0
$35,000-49,999 180 108 60.8 50.4-70.3 72 39.2 29.7-49.6
$50,000- 74,999 156 86 53.5 41.3-65.2 70 46.5 34.8-58.7
$75,000+ 181 90 48.3 36.6-60.2 91 51.7 39.8-63.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 661 384 48.1 41.1-55.2 277 51.9 44.8-58.9
No 757 348 42.3 36.5-48.3 409 57.7 51.7-63.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 197 127 64.3 54.0-73.4 70 35.7 26.6-46.0
Non-Veteran 1,226 610 42.6 37.9-47.4 616 57.4 52.6-62.1

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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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