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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation-Non-Hispanic Black

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 931 103 11.5 9.1-14.4 72 8.4 6.3-11.2 219 21.3 18.3-24.6 537 58.8 54.8-62.6
-Non-Hispanic Black 212 28 14.1 9.0-21.5 18 8.3 4.6-14.6 50 20.1 14.7-26.9 116 57.5 49.2-65.3
GENDER
Male 114 *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 16.6 10.2-25.8 73 67.6 57.0-76.6
Female 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** 29 26.1 17.3-37.2 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 97 13 12.8 7.1-21.8 *** *** *** 19 16.6 9.9-26.4 *** *** ***
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 14 9.4 5.2-16.3 *** *** *** 30 17.2 11.5-25.0 83 66.1 56.3-74.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 186 25 14.5 8.9-22.7 *** *** *** 41 16.9 11.9-23.4 105 60.5 51.7-68.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 18.8 11.0-30.3 *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 104 14 10.0 5.6-17.3 *** *** *** 26 21.7 13.6-32.8 *** *** ***

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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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