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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Smoking Cessation

In the past 12 months, on how many visits were you advised to quit smoking by a doctor or other health provider?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Once Twice 3-4 times 5 or more times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,537 351 23.0 20.5-25.6 212 15.1 12.8-17.8 202 12.5 10.7-14.5 223 13.0 11.2-15.2 549 36.4 33.4-39.5
GENDER
Male 610 152 24.0 20.3-28.2 91 16.1 12.4-20.8 68 10.4 7.9-13.5 82 11.6 8.9-14.9 217 37.9 33.1-42.8
Female 927 199 21.9 18.8-25.3 121 14.1 11.5-17.2 134 14.5 12.1-17.3 141 14.5 12.0-17.3 332 35.0 31.4-38.8
RACE
White 1,227 280 22.7 20.1-25.5 175 15.2 12.9-17.8 160 13.0 11.0-15.4 176 13.2 11.1-15.7 436 35.9 32.7-39.2
African American 269 60 22.4 16.7-29.4 31 15.2 8.9-24.6 37 10.9 7.5-15.6 39 11.2 7.7-16.1 102 40.3 32.5-48.6
Other 37 9 27.9 14.5-46.9 5 13.5 5.0-31.9 5 12.2 4.8-27.8 8 22.2 10.2-41.6 10 24.2 12.5-41.6
HISPANIC
Yes 18 3 14.4 4.0-40.2 4 17.4 6.2-40.3 2 6.1 1.4-22.3 0 0.0 . - . 9 62.1 37.5-81.8
No 1,508 343 22.9 20.4-25.6 206 15.1 12.7-17.9 199 12.6 10.8-14.7 222 13.3 11.4-15.4 538 36.1 33.1-39.3
AGE
18-24 100 17 16.3 9.9-25.5 18 20.9 12.1-33.5 11 8.7 4.5-16.2 13 11.7 6.4-20.5 41 42.4 31.7-53.9
25-34 218 48 25.2 19.1-32.3 26 10.8 7.2-15.9 31 12.9 9.0-18.0 18 6.9 4.3-11.1 95 44.3 37.2-51.6
35-44 324 84 25.9 21.0-31.6 42 13.5 9.8-18.3 42 12.8 9.3-17.4 46 13.2 9.6-17.9 110 34.5 28.9-40.6
45-54 380 89 23.7 19.1-28.9 55 16.4 12.4-21.4 58 15.5 11.7-20.2 58 15.7 11.9-20.5 120 28.8 23.9-34.2
55-64 278 70 25.0 19.8-31.0 50 18.3 13.8-23.8 32 11.7 8.2-16.6 54 19.1 14.5-24.8 72 25.9 20.7-32.0
65+ 227 39 18.5 13.4-24.9 19 9.7 5.8-15.8 27 11.6 7.8-16.9 34 13.6 9.5-19.1 108 46.6 39.5-53.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 276 51 18.0 12.9-24.6 38 19.7 12.3-30.0 34 8.9 6.1-12.9 59 18.3 13.5-24.3 94 35.0 27.9-42.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 567 123 22.2 18.3-26.6 90 15.6 12.3-19.5 84 14.2 11.2-17.8 74 11.4 8.8-14.7 196 36.7 31.7-42.0
Some Post-H.S. 416 104 24.6 20.0-29.9 58 15.8 11.7-21.0 54 14.0 10.3-18.7 59 13.3 9.8-17.9 141 32.2 27.1-37.8
College Graduate 277 73 27.3 21.6-33.9 26 8.4 5.5-12.7 30 9.9 6.7-14.3 31 10.9 6.9-16.7 117 43.5 36.7-50.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 44 18.1 12.6-25.4 31 16.9 9.2-29.1 32 10.2 6.8-15.0 54 16.7 12.0-22.7 90 38.1 30.1-46.8
$15,000- $24,999 294 57 17.7 13.3-23.1 46 15.1 11.0-20.4 38 12.3 8.5-17.5 51 17.7 12.9-23.7 102 37.2 30.6-44.2
$25,000- $34,999 200 45 22.4 16.0-30.3 19 10.9 6.6-17.5 37 19.1 13.1-26.9 30 14.2 9.4-20.9 69 33.5 26.0-41.9
$35,000- $49,999 238 59 26.3 20.3-33.5 37 15.4 10.6-21.8 23 10.8 6.9-16.5 30 11.5 7.8-16.6 89 36.0 29.1-43.6
$50,000+ 399 104 25.1 20.6-30.2 58 15.1 11.5-19.7 56 13.5 10.3-17.6 39 10.4 7.2-15.0 142 35.9 30.5-41.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 104 22 17.9 10.7-28.4 15 14.8 8.6-24.3 17 22.5 13.2-35.8 15 12.1 6.6-21.3 35 32.6 22.9-44.1
Appalachia II 165 41 25.8 18.4-34.9 25 12.0 7.7-18.3 20 9.0 5.3-15.0 29 12.6 8.4-18.5 50 40.6 30.2-51.8
Appalachia III 115 25 20.7 13.7-30.0 13 11.7 6.5-20.3 12 10.4 5.6-18.4 16 13.3 7.5-22.3 49 44.0 33.7-54.9
Catawba 102 19 20.5 12.8-31.2 24 22.3 14.5-32.6 16 15.6 9.1-25.3 16 17.2 10.2-27.6 27 24.4 16.5-34.6
Edisto Savannah 118 35 34.2 24.1-45.9 16 12.1 7.0-20.1 13 10.6 5.8-18.5 20 17.5 10.8-27.1 34 25.7 17.6-36.0
Low Country 64 12 17.1 8.9-30.4 14 33.8 16.8-56.4 9 9.4 4.4-19.0 5 5.5 1.8-15.5 24 34.1 20.5-51.0
Palmetto 213 48 21.5 15.6-28.9 26 15.0 9.2-23.6 28 11.5 7.4-17.4 25 10.2 6.3-16.2 86 41.8 33.5-50.5
Pee Dee 156 25 16.8 10.7-25.4 15 13.0 7.2-22.4 29 18.4 12.3-26.5 28 15.5 9.9-23.4 59 36.2 27.6-45.9
Trident 181 43 25.7 19.1-33.8 24 12.2 7.9-18.3 22 12.8 8.2-19.4 31 14.2 9.5-20.6 61 35.1 27.3-43.8
Upper Savannah 86 22 22.9 14.6-34.0 10 10.7 5.4-20.1 9 10.8 5.4-20.2 11 9.7 4.5-19.5 34 45.9 34.2-58.1
Waccamaw 135 33 23.6 15.8-33.7 19 21.0 12.5-33.1 16 12.1 7.0-20.1 13 6.9 3.8-12.2 54 36.4 27.4-46.5
Wateree 74 20 26.5 16.4-40.0 8 10.5 4.7-21.9 8 7.0 3.1-15.0 12 25.0 13.6-41.6 26 30.9 20.1-44.4
Region***
Region I 190 44 20.3 14.5-27.6 25 12.9 8.5-19.1 26 16.9 11.0-25.2 26 11.0 6.8-17.1 69 39.0 31.1-47.5
Region II 280 66 23.8 18.4-30.2 38 11.9 8.4-16.7 32 9.5 6.4-14.0 45 12.9 9.2-17.6 99 41.9 34.3-49.9
Region III 315 67 21.2 16.3-27.1 50 17.2 12.3-23.6 44 12.7 9.1-17.6 41 12.4 8.6-17.4 113 36.5 30.1-43.4
Region IV 230 45 20.3 14.6-27.3 23 12.1 7.5-18.9 37 14.4 10.0-20.2 40 18.9 13.0-26.6 85 34.4 27.4-42.1
Region V 118 35 34.2 24.1-45.9 16 12.1 7.0-20.1 13 10.6 5.8-18.5 20 17.5 10.8-27.1 34 25.7 17.6-36.0
Region VI 135 33 23.6 15.8-33.7 19 21.0 12.5-33.1 16 12.1 7.0-20.1 13 6.9 3.8-12.2 54 36.4 27.4-46.5
Region VII 181 43 25.7 19.1-33.8 24 12.2 7.9-18.3 22 12.8 8.2-19.4 31 14.2 9.5-20.6 61 35.1 27.3-43.8
Region VIII 64 12 17.1 8.9-30.4 14 33.8 16.8-56.4 9 9.4 4.4-19.0 5 5.5 1.8-15.5 24 34.1 20.5-51.0

*This question was asked only of current smokers and previous smokers (quit within the past year) who reported having seen a doctor, nurse or some other health professional in the past 12 months.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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