NC Department of Health and Human Services
N.C. State Center for Health Statistics Home
N.C. Public Health Home

2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Smoking Cessation

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?*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 515 343 65.2 60.2-69.9 172 34.8 30.1-39.8
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 3 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 5 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 6 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 7 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 8 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 9 & 10 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 188 134 72.7 64.7-79.4 54 27.3 20.6-35.3
Piedmont 248 165 63.3 55.9-70.1 83 36.7 29.9-44.1
Western NC 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Northwest 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Charlotte 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Greensboro 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southern Regional 82 63 81.8 70.8-89.2 19 18.2 10.8-29.2
Southeast 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Area L & Eastern 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 2 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 3 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 5 77 *** *** *** 21 22.8 14.0-34.9
Region 6 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***

Back to Smoking Cessation.

*Asked of current smokers.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 09SEP20.

SCHS Home | FAQs | Contacts