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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Tobacco Use

During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for one day or longer because you were trying to quit smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 677 384 57.1 52.6-61.5 293 42.9 38.5-47.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 3 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 129 72 57.4 47.3-66.8 57 42.6 33.2-52.7
Region 5 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 6 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 7 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 8 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 9 & 10 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 239 134 58.4 50.8-65.6 105 41.6 34.4-49.2
Piedmont 336 197 57.2 50.8-63.3 139 42.8 36.7-49.2
Western NC 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Northwest 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Charlotte 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Greensboro 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southern Regional 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southeast 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Area L & Eastern 100 55 64.1 53.0-73.9 *** *** ***
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 2 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 3 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 5 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 6 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 or more cigarettes in her/his entire life and currently smoking every day or on some days.

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.

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