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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-FEMALES

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 1,049 676 61.4 57.7-64.9 373 38.6 35.1-42.3
-FEMALES 533 360 67.0 62.0-71.6 173 33.0 28.4-38.0
RACE
White 385 266 68.8 63.0-74.1 119 31.2 25.9-37.0
African American 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 97 65 70.8 60.1-79.6 32 29.2 20.4-39.9
55-64 135 104 77.8 69.0-84.7 31 22.2 15.3-31.0
65-74 91 66 75.0 64.2-83.4 25 25.0 16.6-35.8
75+ 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 203 130 63.7 55.4-71.2 73 36.3 28.8-44.6
Some Post-H.S. 170 123 74.1 66.1-80.8 47 25.9 19.2-33.9
College Graduate 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 102 76 73.4 62.3-82.1 26 26.6 17.9-37.7
$15,000- 24,999 132 86 65.6 55.4-74.5 46 34.4 25.5-44.6
$25,000- 34,999 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 225 182 81.5 74.8-86.7 43 18.5 13.3-25.2
No 303 175 58.0 51.3-64.5 128 42.0 35.5-48.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 522 354 67.2 62.2-71.9 168 32.8 28.1-37.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 318 214 65.1 58.3-71.3 104 34.9 28.7-41.7
No 215 146 69.6 62.2-76.2 69 30.4 23.8-37.8

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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.

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