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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-African Americans

In the past 12 months, did any doctor, dentist, nurse, or other health professional advise you to
quit smoking cigarettes or using any other tobacco products?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,343 842 58.3 54.7-61.9 501 41.7 38.1-45.3
-African Americans 263 167 57.9 49.9-65.5 96 42.1 34.5-50.1
GENDER
Male 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 259 166 58.4 50.3-66.1 93 41.6 33.9-49.7
AGE
18-34 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 76 62 82.9 70.7-90.7 14 17.1 9.3-29.3
65-74 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 166 90 49.1 39.5-58.7 76 50.9 41.3-60.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 219 135 56.0 47.2-64.5 84 44.0 35.5-52.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of current smokers.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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