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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Smoking Cessation

Did your doctor or health provider recommend or discuss methods and strategies other than
medications to assist you with quitting smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 567 214 30.1 25.4-35.3 353 69.9 64.7-74.6
GENDER
Male 231 83 26.0 19.8-33.3 148 74.0 66.7-80.2
Female 336 131 34.8 27.9-42.3 205 65.2 57.7-72.1
RACE
White 409 164 32.5 26.7-39.0 245 67.5 61.0-73.3
African American 112 40 28.7 19.8-39.8 72 71.3 60.2-80.2
Native American 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 540 211 31.5 26.5-36.9 329 68.5 63.1-73.5
AGE
18-34 122 28 19.5 12.9-28.3 94 80.5 71.7-87.1
35-44 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 148 60 37.2 28.3-47.1 88 62.8 52.9-71.7
55-64 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 108 36 22.1 14.6-32.0 72 77.9 68.0-85.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 196 81 29.9 22.4-38.6 115 70.1 61.4-77.6
Some Post-H.S. 160 58 35.3 26.1-45.9 102 64.7 54.1-73.9
College Graduate 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 213 102 46.4 37.6-55.4 111 53.6 44.6-62.4
No 353 111 23.2 18.1-29.3 242 76.8 70.7-81.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 507 187 30.0 25.0-35.6 320 70.0 64.4-75.0

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Asked of smokers who stopped smoking one day or longer because they were trying to quit smoking.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 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).

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