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2013 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 799 313 35.6 31.4-40.1 486 64.4 59.9-68.6
-FEMALES 464 186 37.0 31.2-43.1 278 63.0 56.9-68.8
RACE
White 325 140 39.2 32.6-46.3 185 60.8 53.7-67.4
African American 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 91 21 23.9 15.1-35.7 70 76.1 64.3-84.9
35-44 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 160 70 41.0 31.2-51.5 90 59.0 48.5-68.8
Some Post-H.S. 158 64 35.6 26.4-46.1 94 64.4 53.9-73.6
College Graduate 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 204 97 42.1 32.9-51.7 107 57.9 48.3-67.1
No 256 87 33.6 26.2-41.9 169 66.4 58.1-73.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 445 177 36.0 30.3-42.3 268 64.0 57.7-69.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 263 102 34.5 27.1-42.8 161 65.5 57.2-72.9
No 201 84 40.6 31.9-50.0 117 59.4 50.0-68.1

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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 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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