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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-FEMALES

The last time you tried to quit smoking, did you use any of the following medications:

a nicotine patch, nicotine gum, nicotine lozenges, nicotine nasal spray, a nicotine inhaler, or
pills such as Wellbutrin, Zyban, buproprion, Chantix, or varenicline to help you quit?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 568 202 29.0 24.2-34.3 366 71.0 65.7-75.8
-FEMALES 336 132 35.5 28.4-43.4 204 64.5 56.6-71.6
RACE
White 247 101 36.3 27.7-45.8 146 63.7 54.2-72.3
African American 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 142 60 35.2 25.9-45.7 82 64.8 54.3-74.1
No 194 72 35.7 26.0-46.7 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 323 123 34.0 26.8-42.1 200 66.0 57.9-73.2

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Asked of smokers who stopped smoking one day or longer because they were trying to quit smoking.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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