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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-WHITES

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
-WHITES 1,418 484 32.3 28.3-36.5 934 67.7 63.5-71.7
GENDER
Male 583 209 33.2 27.2-39.8 374 66.8 60.2-72.8
Female 835 275 31.2 26.4-36.4 560 68.8 63.6-73.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 21 8 45.2 17.6-76.1 13 54.8 23.9-82.4
Non-Hispanic 1,396 476 32.1 28.2-36.4 920 67.9 63.6-71.8
AGE
18-24 54 15 21.3 11.5-36.0 39 78.7 64.0-88.5
25-34 146 59 42.7 32.0-54.0 87 57.3 46.0-68.0
35-44 232 66 27.8 21.4-35.4 166 72.2 64.6-78.6
45-54 368 117 32.9 26.5-40.0 251 67.1 60.0-73.5
55-64 330 136 36.4 29.8-43.6 194 63.6 56.4-70.2
65+ 279 89 32.6 25.6-40.4 190 67.4 59.6-74.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 250 81 30.1 21.3-40.6 169 69.9 59.4-78.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 528 181 30.4 24.4-37.3 347 69.6 62.7-75.6
Some Post-H.S. 402 148 39.5 31.6-48.0 254 60.5 52.0-68.4
College Graduate 238 74 27.2 20.2-35.6 164 72.8 64.4-79.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 233 82 32.2 24.1-41.5 151 67.8 58.5-75.9
$15,000- 24,999 300 101 34.6 26.4-43.8 199 65.4 56.2-73.6
$25,000- 34,999 187 59 32.6 22.4-44.7 128 67.4 55.3-77.6
$35,000-49,999 179 75 41.9 32.0-52.4 104 58.1 47.6-68.0
$50,000- 74,999 155 50 25.7 17.1-36.7 105 74.3 63.3-82.9
$75,000+ 181 62 36.8 26.1-49.0 119 63.2 51.0-73.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 658 240 31.1 25.7-37.1 418 68.9 62.9-74.3
No 755 240 32.9 27.4-38.8 515 67.1 61.2-72.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 197 91 43.0 32.7-54.1 106 57.0 45.9-67.3
Non-Veteran 1,221 393 31.0 26.8-35.5 828 69.0 64.5-73.2

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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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