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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products+

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  Total
Respond.#
Every day Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 512 65 12.3 8.9-16.8 52 13.2 9.4-18.2 395 74.5 68.7-79.5
GENDER
Male 404 51 13.0 9.1-18.1 48 14.8 10.4-20.6 305 72.2 65.6-77.9
Female 108 14 8.8 4.4-16.8 4 4.4 1.5-12.6 90 86.8 77.2-92.7
RACE
White 409 52 14.4 10.1-20.0 38 12.4 8.3-18.0 319 73.2 66.5-79.0
African American 75 10 6.4 2.9-13.4 8 16.8 7.5-33.5 57 76.8 60.9-87.5
Other Minorities 22 2 5.1 0.9-23.4 4 10.1 3.4-26.6 16 84.8 65.7-94.2
HISPANIC
Yes 15 4 9.1 2.9-25.4 1 3.4 0.4-21.6 10 87.5 69.0-95.7
No 496 61 12.5 9.0-17.1 50 13.4 9.5-18.5 385 74.2 68.2-79.3
AGE
18-24 56 3 4.9 1.2-17.2 8 13.3 5.1-30.5 45 81.9 64.5-91.8
25-34 112 20 21.3 12.5-33.9 14 11.2 5.5-21.6 78 67.5 54.7-78.2
35-44 102 10 12.3 5.4-25.8 10 16.8 8.0-31.9 82 70.9 55.8-82.5
45-54 84 8 5.5 2.1-13.6 8 16.9 7.9-32.4 68 77.6 62.4-87.8
55-64 59 8 13.9 5.1-32.7 7 20.2 8.4-41.3 44 65.9 46.1-81.4
65+ 96 16 13.1 7.1-22.9 5 5.1 1.7-14.2 75 81.8 70.7-89.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 110 17 12.9 6.7-23.3 13 20.4 11.2-34.1 80 66.8 53.2-78.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 153 27 12.8 7.6-20.8 17 11.3 6.2-19.9 109 75.9 65.8-83.7
Some Post-H.S. 112 10 14.4 7.1-26.9 11 14.3 6.8-27.7 91 71.4 57.4-82.2
College Graduate 137 11 9.2 4.0-20.0 11 7.8 3.3-17.1 115 83.0 71.6-90.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 53 9 10.6 4.3-23.9 2 4.5 0.8-21.9 42 85.0 69.1-93.4
$15,000- 24,999 89 9 10.9 4.5-23.9 16 13.8 7.0-25.5 64 75.3 61.1-85.6
$25,000- 34,999 80 12 10.7 5.3-20.2 7 11.6 4.6-26.5 61 77.7 63.7-87.3
$35,000- 49,999 97 15 19.4 10.3-33.5 11 18.6 9.3-33.7 71 62.0 47.0-75.0
$50,000+ 116 10 13.2 6.4-25.4 8 9.6 4.1-20.6 98 77.2 64.3-86.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 40 6 17.2 7.6-34.5 1 1.7 0.2-11.2 33 81.2 64.0-91.3
Cumberland 39 6 12.8 5.1-28.7 2 5.7 1.3-21.6 31 81.5 64.4-91.4
Durham 19 1 3.1 0.4-19.7 1 3.4 0.5-21.6 17 93.5 76.0-98.5
Forsyth 30 2 7.2 1.7-25.7 0 0.0 . - . 28 92.8 74.3-98.3
Gaston 34 5 17.9 7.4-37.3 4 19.0 6.9-42.7 25 63.1 42.7-79.7
Guilford 23 5 22.2 7.9-48.7 2 11.3 2.8-36.1 16 66.5 41.7-84.7
Mecklenburg 35 2 4.8 1.1-18.8 2 6.1 1.4-22.9 31 89.1 72.7-96.2
New Hanover 32 4 10.3 3.6-26.0 3 11.5 3.6-31.3 25 78.2 59.3-89.9
Onslow 56 8 11.2 4.8-24.0 7 12.7 5.3-27.1 41 76.1 59.5-87.3
Wake 33 1 3.2 0.4-19.6 3 8.4 2.5-24.4 29 88.4 71.8-95.8
Western NC 62 7 11.9 5.6-23.5 10 22.8 12.2-38.6 45 65.3 50.3-77.8
Piedmont NC 50 12 25.3 14.2-40.9 10 19.4 9.7-35.0 28 55.3 39.4-70.3
Eastern NC 59 6 5.8 2.3-14.2 7 10.6 4.6-22.4 46 83.6 71.4-91.2

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever using or trying any smokeless tobacco products.

#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.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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