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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Smoking Cessation

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
-Piedmont NC 1,016 344 31.4 26.8-36.4 672 68.6 63.6-73.2
GENDER
Male 424 137 30.2 23.6-37.7 287 69.8 62.3-76.4
Female 592 207 33.1 27.4-39.3 385 66.9 60.7-72.6
RACE
White 773 252 33.5 28.1-39.5 521 66.5 60.5-71.9
African American 202 81 27.7 20.0-37.1 121 72.3 62.9-80.0
Other Minorities 36 9 23.3 8.8-48.9 27 76.7 51.1-91.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 5 10.9 2.9-33.1 14 89.1 66.9-97.1
Non-Hispanic 995 339 32.0 27.3-37.1 656 68.0 62.9-72.7
AGE
18-24 34 10 22.8 10.9-41.6 24 77.2 58.4-89.1
25-34 101 39 39.1 27.3-52.3 62 60.9 47.7-72.7
35-44 172 44 28.3 19.5-39.2 128 71.7 60.8-80.5
45-54 268 93 28.4 22.4-35.3 175 71.6 64.7-77.6
55-64 231 92 36.8 29.2-45.3 139 63.2 54.7-70.8
65+ 202 62 31.3 23.1-40.9 140 68.7 59.1-76.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 173 56 31.4 20.7-44.6 117 68.6 55.4-79.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 393 132 26.7 20.5-34.1 261 73.3 65.9-79.5
Some Post-H.S. 259 101 44.8 35.3-54.7 158 55.2 45.3-64.7
College Graduate 191 55 23.0 16.4-31.2 136 77.0 68.8-83.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 189 62 29.6 20.8-40.1 127 70.4 59.9-79.2
$15,000- 24,999 203 67 31.9 22.9-42.5 136 68.1 57.5-77.1
$25,000- 34,999 121 44 38.2 26.1-52.0 77 61.8 48.0-73.9
$35,000- 49,999 140 60 35.3 23.9-48.8 80 64.7 51.2-76.1
$50,000-74,999 108 33 22.7 13.5-35.7 75 77.3 64.3-86.5
$75,000+ 129 41 40.9 28.6-54.4 88 59.1 45.6-71.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 463 157 27.7 21.4-35.0 306 72.3 65.0-78.6
No 549 185 34.0 27.9-40.8 364 66.0 59.2-72.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 146 62 35.2 25.5-46.4 84 64.8 53.6-74.5
Non-Veteran 870 282 30.9 26.0-36.4 588 69.1 63.6-74.0

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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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