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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Smoking Cessation

On how many visits did your doctor, nurse or health provider recommend or discuss methods and strategies
other than medication to assist you with quiting smoking?*

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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 1,511 148 10.5 8.7-12.6 74 5.7 4.1- 8.0 51 3.1 2.2- 4.2 46 2.6 1.9- 3.6 1,192 78.1 75.2-80.7
GENDER
Male 594 59 10.3 7.7-13.6 40 7.0 4.3-11.3 17 2.5 1.4- 4.5 17 2.0 1.2- 3.4 461 78.2 73.5-82.2
Female 917 89 10.7 8.4-13.6 34 4.5 2.9- 6.8 34 3.6 2.5- 5.2 29 3.1 2.0- 4.8 731 78.0 74.5-81.2
RACE
White 1,207 116 10.0 8.2-12.2 58 5.4 4.0- 7.2 44 3.5 2.5- 5.0 31 2.2 1.5- 3.3 958 78.9 76.0-81.5
African American 264 29 12.4 8.1-18.7 14 7.4 2.8-18.0 7 2.0 0.9- 4.4 11 2.8 1.4- 5.5 203 75.4 66.6-82.4
Other 36 2 2.9 0.6-12.6 2 3.1 0.7-13.3 0 0.0 . - . 4 11.8 4.2-29.3 28 82.2 65.4-91.8
HISPANIC
Yes 18 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.3 1.0-37.5 17 92.7 62.5-99.0
No 1,481 147 10.6 8.8-12.6 74 5.8 4.1- 8.2 50 3.1 2.2- 4.3 44 2.5 1.8- 3.5 1,166 78.0 75.1-80.7
AGE
18-24 98 8 8.5 4.1-16.6 4 8.0 2.3-24.0 5 3.7 1.3-10.0 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8 80 78.8 66.1-87.7
25-34 215 25 13.0 8.7-18.9 9 3.6 1.8- 7.0 8 2.6 1.3- 5.5 3 1.0 0.3- 3.0 170 79.8 73.5-85.0
35-44 324 45 13.1 9.7-17.5 16 5.5 3.2- 9.2 9 2.3 1.2- 4.6 11 3.0 1.5- 6.0 243 76.0 70.6-80.7
45-54 373 33 10.9 7.3-16.0 22 7.0 4.5-10.7 14 3.2 1.8- 5.5 11 2.7 1.4- 5.3 293 76.1 70.5-81.0
55-64 274 24 8.6 5.6-13.1 20 7.3 4.4-11.9 12 5.4 3.0- 9.5 11 4.1 2.2- 7.4 207 74.5 68.3-79.9
65+ 219 12 4.3 2.4- 7.7 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 3 1.0 0.3- 3.3 9 5.7 2.8-10.9 192 87.7 82.1-91.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 272 27 12.3 7.6-19.4 13 8.2 2.9-21.0 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 12 3.9 2.1- 7.0 216 74.6 64.8-82.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 47 8.8 6.4-12.0 32 5.3 3.6- 7.7 20 2.7 1.6- 4.3 11 1.4 0.7- 2.7 444 81.9 78.0-85.3
Some Post-H.S. 409 50 12.5 9.2-16.7 16 5.4 2.9- 9.7 20 5.3 3.1- 8.9 15 3.5 1.9- 6.3 308 73.4 67.7-78.3
College Graduate 275 24 9.5 6.1-14.6 13 4.7 2.6- 8.5 7 2.7 1.2- 5.7 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5 223 80.5 74.5-85.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 243 23 11.0 6.6-17.7 12 9.2 2.9-25.3 5 1.9 0.7- 5.2 12 4.4 2.3- 8.4 191 73.4 62.3-82.2
$15,000- $24,999 288 24 9.0 5.6-14.4 15 5.4 3.1- 9.3 8 2.0 1.0- 4.0 9 3.0 1.4- 6.1 232 80.6 74.5-85.5
$25,000- $34,999 194 18 8.4 5.2-13.5 8 5.1 2.4-10.7 12 4.1 2.2- 7.6 8 2.7 1.3- 5.5 148 79.6 72.8-85.1
$35,000- $49,999 235 31 13.5 9.2-19.3 10 4.4 2.2- 8.6 7 2.1 1.0- 4.5 4 1.9 0.6- 6.2 183 78.0 71.4-83.5
$50,000+ 396 40 10.4 7.4-14.4 23 5.5 3.5- 8.4 18 5.4 3.2- 9.0 11 2.5 1.3- 4.6 304 76.3 71.1-80.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 103 7 9.2 3.8-20.6 4 4.5 1.7-11.7 4 3.2 1.1- 8.5 2 4.0 0.9-15.6 86 79.1 67.2-87.5
Appalachia II 164 23 13.8 8.9-20.8 6 2.4 1.0- 5.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.0 7 2.4 1.1- 5.3 125 80.1 72.6-86.0
Appalachia III 115 9 6.8 3.2-13.9 5 4.5 1.8-10.7 2 1.7 0.3- 8.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 98 86.5 78.1-92.0
Catawba 99 8 7.1 3.3-14.6 6 4.3 1.8-10.3 3 3.0 0.9- 9.6 4 3.2 1.1- 8.8 78 82.3 73.2-88.8
Edisto Savannah 113 12 14.2 7.2-26.2 13 10.3 5.6-18.0 4 2.7 0.9- 7.9 3 3.1 0.9-10.6 81 69.6 58.0-79.2
Low Country 66 8 13.5 6.5-26.0 4 17.5 4.3-50.1 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 4 3.0 0.9- 9.2 48 64.5 43.1-81.3
Palmetto 211 28 15.4 10.0-23.1 12 6.9 3.2-14.3 6 2.2 1.0- 5.1 7 2.4 1.1- 5.3 158 72.9 64.4-80.1
Pee Dee 150 15 11.6 6.4-19.9 5 4.4 1.6-11.3 8 5.2 2.5-10.5 6 3.2 1.3- 7.3 116 75.7 66.5-83.1
Trident 176 15 6.9 3.9-11.8 10 6.3 3.2-12.1 8 4.6 2.2- 9.5 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 140 80.5 73.2-86.2
Upper Savannah 84 4 3.4 1.2- 9.7 2 4.9 1.2-17.9 2 1.7 0.4- 7.3 1 1.7 0.2-10.9 75 88.2 77.1-94.4
Waccamaw 135 10 7.9 3.7-16.0 2 1.2 0.3- 5.1 3 2.1 0.6- 6.9 5 2.3 0.9- 5.6 115 86.6 78.4-92.0
Wateree 72 6 8.8 3.5-20.3 4 3.7 1.3-10.1 5 9.4 2.9-26.1 2 3.6 0.8-14.0 55 74.5 59.8-85.2
Region***
Region I 187 11 6.4 3.1-12.7 6 4.7 2.0-10.7 6 2.5 1.1- 5.6 3 2.9 0.9- 9.0 161 83.5 75.7-89.1
Region II 279 32 11.0 7.5-15.7 11 3.2 1.7- 6.1 5 1.5 0.5- 3.9 8 1.7 0.8- 3.5 223 82.7 77.3-87.0
Region III 310 36 12.9 8.8-18.6 18 6.2 3.3-11.3 9 2.5 1.2- 4.9 11 2.7 1.4- 5.0 236 75.8 69.2-81.3
Region IV 222 21 10.6 6.5-16.9 9 4.2 2.0- 8.6 13 6.6 3.3-12.6 8 3.3 1.5- 6.9 171 75.3 67.6-81.6
Region V 113 12 14.2 7.2-26.2 13 10.3 5.6-18.0 4 2.7 0.9- 7.9 3 3.1 0.9-10.6 81 69.6 58.0-79.2
Region VI 135 10 7.9 3.7-16.0 2 1.2 0.3- 5.1 3 2.1 0.6- 6.9 5 2.3 0.9- 5.6 115 86.6 78.4-92.0
Region VII 176 15 6.9 3.9-11.8 10 6.3 3.2-12.1 8 4.6 2.2- 9.5 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 140 80.5 73.2-86.2
Region VIII 66 8 13.5 6.5-26.0 4 17.5 4.3-50.1 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 4 3.0 0.9- 9.2 48 64.5 43.1-81.3

*This question was asked only of current smokers and previous smokers (quit with 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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