Table E.15. Smoking Cessation Counseling: Percent of Adults With Asthma Who Were Advised To Quit Smoking by a Health Professional by States, DC and Territories, 2003

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StateAll AdultsP-value compared to national averageP-value compared to top decile averageAdults Age 18-64Adults Age 65+
Sample Size%Standard ErrorSample Size%Standard ErrorSample Size%Standard Error
Total U.S.148382.21.613  131682.11.70816784.04.374
Top decile average17587.93.0050.095 16187.93.101
Bottom decile average14375.84.069  12874.74.340
AlabamaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
AlaskaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
ArizonaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Arkansas7975.515.7710.2640.0577174.36.164N/SN/SN/S
CaliforniaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Colorado5083.615.2610.8010.476N/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/S
Connecticut5389.614.6330.1340.7655189.34.740N/SN/SN/S
DelawareN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
District of ColumbiaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
FloridaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
GeorgiaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
HawaiiN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
IdahoN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
IllinoisN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
IndianaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Iowa5283.316.3970.8680.515N/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/S
KansasN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Kentucky24381.014.5320.8070.20620880.34.955N/SN/SN/S
Louisiana5877.116.6010.4570.1385076.27.182N/SN/SN/S
MaineN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
MarylandN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
MassachusettsN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
MichiganN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
MinnesotaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
MississippiN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
MissouriN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
MontanaN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/S
Nebraska6476.315.6980.3170.0715775.26.064N/SN/SN/S
NevadaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
New Hampshire7581.217.8100.8960.4206881.08.286N/SN/SN/S
New Jersey12182.014.4110.9690.27010781.64.689N/SN/SN/S
New MexicoN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
New YorkN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
North Carolina16084.515.2380.6760.57314086.15.525N/SN/SN/S
North DakotaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
OhioN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Oklahoma12287.213.8220.2290.88311087.23.983N/SN/SN/S
OregonN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
PennsylvaniaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Rhode Island7986.516.7180.5340.8497385.87.047N/SN/SN/S
South CarolinaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
South DakotaN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
TennesseeN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Texas7183.914.4790.7270.4546184.04.771N/SN/SN/S
UtahN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
VermontN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Virginia8080.516.1800.7910.2827478.96.615N/SN/SN/S
WashingtonN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
West Virginia8976.315.9230.3370.0818277.26.118N/SN/SN/S
WisconsinN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
WyomingN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/S
GuamN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Puerto RicoN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/CN/C
Virgin IslandsN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/SN/S

Sources: Medstat calculations from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 2003, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

Notes: Estimates and standard errors have been weighted either to State or Nation as appropriate. Sample size varies across asthma measures because of varying applicability of questions to respondents and refusals.

N/C=Data Not Collected

N/S=Data Not Sufficient for Release (sample less than 50)

1 Indicates that the State estimate is not significantly different from the best in class average (P < 0.05).
2 Indicates that the State estimate is statistically better than the national average (P < 0.05).
3 Indicates that the State estimate is statistically worse than the national average (P < 0.05).

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Internet Citation: Table E.15. Smoking Cessation Counseling: Percent of Adults With Asthma Who Were Advised To Quit Smoking by a Health Professional by States, DC and Territories, 2003: Asthma Care Quality Improvement: A Resource Guide for State Action. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/asthmaqual/asthmacare/table-e15.html