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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Smoking Cessation

Did your doctor or health provider recommend medications and/or discuss methods and
strategies other than medication (such as referrals to Quitline, counseling opportunities, or
educational materials such as booklets or pamphlets) to assist you to quit smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, medications Yes, methods other than medications Yes, both medications and other met No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,044 112 10.2 8.2-12.7 101 9.4 7.5-11.6 258 23.2 20.3-26.3 573 57.3 53.6-60.8
-Eastern NC 343 34 9.1 6.2-13.2 40 11.3 8.0-15.8 75 19.8 15.3-25.1 194 59.9 53.6-65.8
GENDER
Male 170 18 8.2 4.7-13.8 23 14.0 9.0-21.1 34 17.7 12.1-25.2 95 60.1 51.3-68.3
Female 173 16 10.2 5.9-17.0 17 8.1 4.6-13.8 41 22.2 15.7-30.4 99 59.6 50.6-68.0
RACE
White 217 18 7.4 4.4-12.2 29 13.5 9.1-19.7 49 21.2 15.4-28.4 121 57.9 49.9-65.5
African American 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 14.2 8.0-24.0 *** *** ***
Other minorities 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 323 33 9.4 6.4-13.7 40 11.8 8.4-16.5 70 19.4 14.9-25.0 180 59.3 52.8-65.4
AGE
18-34 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 17.2 9.9-28.3 *** *** ***
35-54 107 13 12.3 6.8-21.1 *** *** *** 18 17.9 11.0-28.0 *** *** ***
55-64 109 12 9.3 5.1-16.3 *** *** *** 30 25.3 17.2-35.6 *** *** ***
65-74 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 128 *** *** *** 16 10.3 5.9-17.2 26 22.2 14.5-32.5 77 62.8 52.5-72.2
Some Post-H.S. 106 *** *** *** 14 14.3 8.0-24.2 23 20.7 13.4-30.5 *** *** ***
College Graduate 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 39 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 18.4 10.4-30.5 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 130 16 12.4 7.1-20.7 17 13.3 7.8-21.7 33 22.1 15.1-31.3 64 52.1 42.0-62.1
No 206 17 7.4 4.3-12.6 22 10.0 6.2-15.7 39 17.8 12.5-24.8 128 64.8 56.8-72.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 282 29 9.6 6.3-14.5 30 10.1 6.6-15.0 58 18.8 14.0-24.8 165 61.5 54.5-68.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 286 26 8.4 5.3-12.9 32 10.7 7.2-15.7 62 19.9 15.0-25.9 166 61.0 54.1-67.5
No 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of current smokers.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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.

**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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