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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Smoking Cessation

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
Region 7 100 55 54.4 43.2-65.1 45 45.6 34.9-56.8
GENDER
Male 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
44-64 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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