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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Smoking Cessation

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 methods 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
Region 1 & 2 156 19 12.4 7.3-20.4 12 6.4 3.2-12.5 43 24.9 17.2-34.5 82 56.3 45.8-66.3
GENDER
Male 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 122 17 14.3 8.2-23.9 *** *** *** 35 25.1 16.5-36.1 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 13 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 21 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
44-64 69 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 16.9 9.8-27.5 *** *** ***
Some College + 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 109 13 11.0 5.7-20.2 *** *** *** 28 20.7 13.1-31.2 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of current smokers.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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