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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 other health professional
recommend or discuss medication to assist you with quiting smoking,
such as nicotine gum, patch, nasal spray, inhaler, lozenge,
or prescription medication such as Wellbutrin /Zyban/Bupropion?*

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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 1,528 260 16.4 14.3-18.8 107 6.8 5.1- 9.0 57 3.2 2.4- 4.2 52 3.2 2.3- 4.5 1,052 70.4 67.4-73.2
GENDER
Male 603 111 18.0 14.7-21.9 48 7.3 4.6-11.5 23 3.0 1.9- 4.6 19 3.2 1.8- 5.7 402 68.4 63.5-73.0
Female 925 149 14.9 12.5-17.7 59 6.3 4.6- 8.7 34 3.3 2.2- 4.8 33 3.2 2.2- 4.8 650 72.2 68.7-75.5
RACE
White 1,219 211 17.0 14.7-19.6 88 6.8 5.3- 8.7 44 3.2 2.3- 4.4 38 3.0 2.0- 4.5 838 70.0 66.9-72.9
African American 268 44 15.6 10.8-22.0 16 7.0 2.7-17.4 12 3.0 1.6- 5.7 12 3.9 2.0- 7.4 184 70.5 62.0-77.8
Other 37 5 9.8 3.7-23.6 3 6.9 1.9-22.2 1 3.3 0.5-19.9 2 5.7 1.3-22.2 26 74.4 56.9-86.5
HISPANIC
Yes 18 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.5 2.4-36.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 16 89.5 63.5-97.6
No 1,499 259 16.8 14.6-19.2 105 6.8 5.1- 9.1 57 3.2 2.4- 4.3 52 3.3 2.4- 4.6 1,026 69.9 66.9-72.8
AGE
18-24 98 10 9.9 5.1-18.3 3 7.9 2.3-24.2 2 1.7 0.4- 6.7 4 3.7 1.2-10.9 79 76.8 64.1-86.0
25-34 218 34 14.7 10.3-20.6 9 2.8 1.4- 5.7 6 2.2 1.0- 5.1 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 166 79.0 72.7-84.1
35-44 325 70 20.6 16.3-25.7 16 4.3 2.5- 7.3 11 2.6 1.4- 4.8 12 4.2 2.2- 8.1 216 68.2 62.4-73.5
45-54 381 62 17.7 13.3-23.2 40 11.0 7.9-15.1 16 4.4 2.6- 7.4 9 2.6 1.3- 5.3 254 64.3 58.4-69.8
55-64 274 54 21.5 16.5-27.6 29 10.0 6.8-14.4 15 5.6 3.3- 9.4 13 4.2 2.4- 7.3 163 58.7 52.1-64.9
65+ 223 25 9.9 6.5-14.8 10 4.9 2.5- 9.4 7 2.9 1.3- 6.4 11 4.7 2.4- 8.8 170 77.7 71.1-83.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 277 38 16.6 11.3-23.7 22 10.5 4.8-21.8 9 1.8 0.9- 3.7 7 2.0 0.8- 4.5 201 69.1 59.8-77.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 562 88 14.1 11.1-17.8 45 6.8 4.9- 9.5 21 3.0 1.9- 4.8 16 2.1 1.1- 3.8 392 73.9 69.5-77.9
Some Post-H.S. 412 84 19.4 15.4-24.2 24 5.8 3.4- 9.7 20 4.6 2.8- 7.4 19 5.5 3.1- 9.6 265 64.7 58.9-70.1
College Graduate 276 50 17.0 12.6-22.5 16 4.4 2.5- 7.6 7 2.5 1.1- 5.6 10 3.7 1.9- 7.0 193 72.4 66.2-77.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 252 39 15.3 10.6-21.6 22 12.8 5.8-26.0 10 2.2 1.1- 4.3 9 3.1 1.4- 6.8 172 66.6 56.6-75.3
$15,000- $24,999 288 53 17.6 12.8-23.7 19 5.6 3.4- 9.0 8 2.5 1.2- 5.2 11 2.9 1.4- 5.9 197 71.4 64.9-77.1
$25,000- $34,999 195 27 13.4 8.5-20.4 8 3.3 1.5- 7.0 9 2.9 1.5- 5.8 4 2.3 0.7- 7.6 147 78.1 70.5-84.1
$35,000- $49,999 236 50 19.0 14.1-25.2 20 7.0 4.3-11.3 9 3.8 1.8- 8.2 5 1.9 0.8- 4.7 152 68.2 61.2-74.5
$50,000+ 399 74 18.7 14.7-23.5 29 6.2 4.1- 9.4 17 4.3 2.6- 7.0 18 5.4 3.0- 9.3 261 65.4 59.8-70.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 104 16 15.0 8.4-25.5 9 7.5 3.8-14.3 2 3.2 0.6-15.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 76 73.5 62.1-82.4
Appalachia II 166 30 15.9 10.6-23.1 13 6.3 3.5-11.1 5 2.1 0.8- 5.7 4 1.6 0.6- 4.2 114 74.1 65.8-81.0
Appalachia III 117 18 15.5 9.5-24.3 12 9.7 5.2-17.4 4 2.1 0.7- 6.3 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 82 72.4 62.5-80.5
Catawba 102 19 18.2 11.4-27.8 10 5.9 3.0-11.2 7 5.4 2.5-11.4 4 4.0 1.4-11.0 62 66.5 56.0-75.6
Edisto Savannah 113 20 13.7 8.5-21.2 11 9.0 4.7-16.6 7 6.2 2.7-13.5 6 7.3 2.9-17.4 69 63.8 53.0-73.4
Low Country 64 13 15.6 8.1-27.9 6 19.7 5.6-50.4 3 2.4 0.7- 7.5 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 40 61.3 40.8-78.5
Palmetto 211 43 22.5 15.8-31.1 13 6.2 2.8-13.5 7 2.1 1.0- 4.6 7 2.3 1.0- 5.0 141 66.9 58.0-74.7
Pee Dee 156 21 17.3 10.7-26.8 9 6.2 2.7-13.5 8 4.9 2.4-10.0 7 2.9 1.3- 6.7 111 68.6 58.8-77.0
Trident 180 34 18.2 12.8-25.3 9 4.4 2.2- 8.7 6 3.7 1.6- 8.2 8 4.4 1.9- 9.9 123 69.2 61.2-76.3
Upper Savannah 85 16 16.4 9.4-27.0 3 1.8 0.5- 5.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 2 1.4 0.3- 5.6 63 79.2 68.5-87.0
Waccamaw 135 15 8.6 4.9-14.7 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 4 2.8 0.9- 8.3 5 2.5 1.0- 6.1 108 84.7 77.3-89.9
Wateree 72 9 12.0 5.4-24.6 8 7.9 3.8-15.6 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 5 14.3 5.8-31.2 48 64.1 49.6-76.5
Region***
Region I 189 32 15.7 10.5-22.7 12 4.8 2.6- 8.5 3 2.2 0.6- 8.2 3 1.1 0.3- 3.4 139 76.2 68.6-82.5
Region II 283 48 15.7 11.6-21.1 25 7.7 5.0-11.6 9 2.1 1.0- 4.4 5 1.0 0.4- 2.6 196 73.4 67.2-78.9
Region III 313 62 21.2 15.9-27.7 23 6.1 3.3-11.0 14 3.1 1.8- 5.4 11 2.8 1.5- 5.3 203 66.8 59.9-73.0
Region IV 228 30 15.5 10.3-22.7 17 6.8 3.8-11.7 10 3.8 2.0- 7.2 12 6.8 3.4-13.2 159 67.1 59.1-74.3
Region V 113 20 13.7 8.5-21.2 11 9.0 4.7-16.6 7 6.2 2.7-13.5 6 7.3 2.9-17.4 69 63.8 53.0-73.4
Region VI 135 15 8.6 4.9-14.7 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 4 2.8 0.9- 8.3 5 2.5 1.0- 6.1 108 84.7 77.3-89.9
Region VII 180 34 18.2 12.8-25.3 9 4.4 2.2- 8.7 6 3.7 1.6- 8.2 8 4.4 1.9- 9.9 123 69.2 61.2-76.3
Region VIII 64 13 15.6 8.1-27.9 6 19.7 5.6-50.4 3 2.4 0.7- 7.5 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 40 61.3 40.8-78.5

*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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