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2015 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 941 554 57.6 53.6-61.4 387 42.4 38.6-46.4
-FEMALES 474 306 64.2 58.7-69.3 168 35.8 30.7-41.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 336 217 64.2 57.7-70.1 119 35.8 29.9-42.3
Non-Hispanic Black 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 128 77 63.4 53.3-72.5 51 36.6 27.5-46.7
55-64 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 153 95 59.1 49.8-67.8 58 40.9 32.2-50.2
Some Post-H.S. 174 116 63.8 55.0-71.8 58 36.2 28.2-45.0
College Graduate 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 188 137 69.4 60.5-77.1 51 30.6 22.9-39.5
No 284 168 61.2 54.0-67.9 116 38.8 32.1-46.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 463 300 64.2 58.7-69.4 163 35.8 30.6-41.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 100 64 64.0 53.0-73.7 *** *** ***
Rural 276 186 67.7 60.2-74.3 90 32.3 25.7-39.8

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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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