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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 80 9 11.8 5.6-23.2 3 3.2 0.9-10.7 18 23.7 14.0-37.1 50 61.3 48.1-73.0
GENDER
Male 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 39 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
44-64 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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