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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 530 60 12.3 9.1-16.4 57 10.6 7.9-14.1 137 25.1 20.9-29.7 276 52.0 46.9-57.1
RACE
White 383 44 11.9 8.4-16.5 37 9.5 6.6-13.6 101 26.1 21.2-31.8 201 52.5 46.4-58.5
African American 108 *** *** *** 16 15.5 9.0-25.4 25 22.7 14.8-33.1 *** *** ***
Other Minorities 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 90 *** *** *** 14 14.3 8.3-23.5 18 20.6 13.0-31.0 *** *** ***
35-44 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 20.4 12.8-31.0 *** *** ***
55-64 133 15 10.4 6.0-17.3 17 10.7 6.4-17.4 42 30.8 22.9-40.1 59 48.1 38.7-57.6
65-74 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** 29 29.3 20.1-40.5 *** *** ***
75+ 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 19.8 11.7-31.6 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 202 12 5.1 2.7- 9.6 20 8.4 5.1-13.4 53 27.2 20.2-35.4 117 59.3 51.0-67.1
Some Post-H.S. 170 24 15.5 9.7-23.8 22 14.3 9.0-21.8 40 23.5 16.9-31.7 84 46.8 38.2-55.5
College Graduate 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 102 *** *** *** 14 12.8 7.2-21.7 28 26.5 17.7-37.7 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 133 *** *** *** 16 15.5 9.1-25.2 34 25.9 17.9-35.8 75 51.5 41.2-61.7
$25,000- 34,999 79 *** *** *** 11 14.5 7.6-26.1 19 20.7 12.7-31.9 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 226 27 12.7 8.1-19.5 26 10.1 6.6-15.2 66 29.1 22.4-36.9 107 48.0 40.2-56.0
No 299 33 12.1 8.1-17.9 31 11.1 7.5-16.1 70 22.7 17.6-28.7 165 54.1 47.3-60.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 518 60 12.6 9.3-16.8 54 10.0 7.4-13.5 134 25.1 20.9-29.9 270 52.3 47.0-57.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 317 32 11.0 7.2-16.4 32 9.3 6.2-13.7 77 22.9 17.7-29.0 176 56.9 50.1-63.5
No 213 28 14.1 9.1-21.3 25 12.5 8.2-18.7 60 28.2 21.7-35.7 100 45.2 37.6-53.0

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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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