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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 333 120 33.5 26.9-40.8 213 66.5 59.2-73.1
GENDER
Male 132 47 31.5 21.9-43.0 85 68.5 57.0-78.1
Female 201 73 35.5 27.3-44.8 128 64.5 55.2-72.7
RACE
White 297 105 32.2 25.6-39.7 192 67.8 60.3-74.4
African American 12 4 14.3 3.5-43.2 8 85.7 56.8-96.5
Other Minorities 23 11 69.7 40.8-88.5 12 30.3 11.5-59.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 9 4 49.4 13.2-86.3 5 50.6 13.7-86.8
Non-Hispanic 324 116 32.7 26.2-39.9 208 67.3 60.1-73.8
AGE
18-24 8 2 17.8 3.7-54.9 6 82.2 45.1-96.3
25-34 34 12 32.4 16.9-53.1 22 67.6 46.9-83.1
35-44 62 21 35.3 22.3-50.8 41 64.7 49.2-77.7
45-54 84 24 31.0 19.8-45.0 60 69.0 55.0-80.2
55-64 78 34 41.3 29.5-54.2 44 58.7 45.8-70.5
65+ 65 26 36.7 24.4-50.9 39 63.3 49.1-75.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 76 19 16.7 9.6-27.4 57 83.3 72.6-90.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 114 46 36.9 25.5-49.9 68 63.1 50.1-74.5
Some Post-H.S. 95 38 42.2 29.2-56.4 57 57.8 43.6-70.8
College Graduate 48 17 35.9 21.1-53.9 31 64.1 46.1-78.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 68 29 32.1 20.6-46.3 39 67.9 53.7-79.4
$15,000- 24,999 92 38 37.4 24.6-52.3 54 62.6 47.7-75.4
$25,000- 34,999 47 14 30.5 15.6-50.9 33 69.5 49.1-84.4
$35,000- 49,999 36 13 33.5 16.5-56.2 23 66.5 43.8-83.5
$50,000-74,999 26 8 38.9 18.4-64.4 18 61.1 35.6-81.6
$75,000+ 17 6 35.9 14.4-64.9 11 64.1 35.1-85.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 170 61 34.9 25.9-45.1 109 65.1 54.9-74.1
No 161 57 32.0 22.9-42.6 104 68.0 57.4-77.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 35 16 41.8 21.6-65.2 19 58.2 34.8-78.4
Non-Veteran 298 104 32.6 25.8-40.3 194 67.4 59.7-74.2

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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.

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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