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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-Non-Hispanic Black

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 941 554 57.6 53.6-61.4 387 42.4 38.6-46.4
-Non-Hispanic Black 213 132 56.8 48.5-64.8 81 43.2 35.2-51.5
GENDER
Male 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 137 76 49.5 39.7-59.3 61 50.5 40.7-60.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 187 112 53.6 44.8-62.3 75 46.4 37.7-55.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of current smokers.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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