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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Smoking Cessation

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
-Piedmont NC 1,018 504 39.3 34.6-44.3 514 60.7 55.7-65.4
GENDER
Male 424 202 35.2 28.6-42.3 222 64.8 57.7-71.4
Female 594 302 44.9 38.5-51.5 292 55.1 48.5-61.5
RACE
White 775 394 43.0 37.4-48.9 381 57.0 51.1-62.6
African American 202 96 32.1 23.8-41.8 106 67.9 58.2-76.2
Other Minorities 36 12 27.3 11.3-52.5 24 72.7 47.5-88.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 6 12.7 3.7-35.7 14 87.3 64.3-96.3
Non-Hispanic 996 497 40.1 35.2-45.2 499 59.9 54.8-64.8
AGE
18-24 34 6 9.4 3.8-21.3 28 90.6 78.7-96.2
25-34 100 42 36.8 25.9-49.3 58 63.2 50.7-74.1
35-44 172 75 44.5 34.5-55.0 97 55.5 45.0-65.5
45-54 268 132 41.6 34.1-49.5 136 58.4 50.5-65.9
55-64 232 137 59.1 50.9-66.8 95 40.9 33.2-49.1
65+ 204 107 52.9 42.9-62.7 97 47.1 37.3-57.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 172 77 38.5 27.3-51.1 95 61.5 48.9-72.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 394 198 36.1 28.8-44.2 196 63.9 55.8-71.2
Some Post-H.S. 261 139 45.0 36.0-54.4 122 55.0 45.6-64.0
College Graduate 191 90 40.4 31.0-50.6 101 59.6 49.4-69.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 188 85 36.6 27.0-47.4 103 63.4 52.6-73.0
$15,000- 24,999 202 95 40.2 30.5-50.8 107 59.8 49.2-69.5
$25,000- 34,999 121 72 53.9 41.1-66.2 49 46.1 33.8-58.9
$35,000- 49,999 140 84 50.5 36.1-64.8 56 49.5 35.2-63.9
$50,000-74,999 109 57 44.9 31.0-59.6 52 55.1 40.4-69.0
$75,000+ 129 58 40.1 29.0-52.5 71 59.9 47.5-71.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 464 249 43.1 35.1-51.6 215 56.9 48.4-64.9
No 550 252 36.5 30.7-42.7 298 63.5 57.3-69.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 146 88 53.0 40.6-65.0 58 47.0 35.0-59.4
Non-Veteran 872 416 37.7 32.6-43.0 456 62.3 57.0-67.4

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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