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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-WHITE MALES

Do you currently use chewing tobacco or snuff every day, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,472 215 14.1 12.1-16.4 138 10.0 8.2-12.2 1,119 75.9 73.1-78.5
AGE
18-24 92 12 12.1 5.7-23.9 14 16.1 9.0-27.1 66 71.8 59.2-81.8
25-34 298 42 13.6 9.5-19.1 36 14.4 9.9-20.5 220 72.0 65.2-77.9
35-44 369 58 13.8 10.3-18.1 24 6.9 4.2-11.2 287 79.3 74.0-83.8
45-54 249 33 13.5 9.3-19.3 26 9.7 6.2-15.1 190 76.7 70.0-82.4
55-64 229 33 15.1 10.0-22.1 15 7.1 3.7-13.1 181 77.8 70.0-84.0
65-74 146 20 15.6 9.7-24.0 13 8.8 4.5-16.6 113 75.6 66.2-83.1
75+ 86 16 17.2 9.8-28.5 10 11.4 5.3-22.8 60 71.3 58.6-81.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 226 43 19.3 13.6-26.7 31 14.3 9.4-21.3 152 66.3 58.2-73.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 441 72 14.6 11.2-18.7 51 12.6 8.9-17.4 318 72.8 67.5-77.6
Some Post-H.S. 395 51 14.7 10.6-19.9 33 8.7 5.9-12.7 311 76.6 70.9-81.5
College Graduate 408 48 9.9 7.2-13.5 23 6.2 3.9- 9.9 337 83.9 79.4-87.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 113 20 17.2 9.6-29.0 13 9.9 5.0-18.6 80 72.9 60.7-82.4
$15,000- 24,999 197 30 14.9 9.9-21.9 21 11.4 6.8-18.6 146 73.7 65.3-80.6
$25,000- 34,999 184 19 10.8 6.4-17.7 19 10.9 6.0-19.0 146 78.3 69.6-85.1
$35,000- 49,999 263 41 16.1 11.5-22.0 19 9.2 5.3-15.5 203 74.7 67.6-80.7
$50,000-74,999 242 28 9.5 6.3-14.0 25 11.4 7.4-17.3 189 79.1 72.6-84.4
$75,000+ 259 34 11.2 7.8-16.0 18 6.3 3.6-10.9 207 82.5 76.7-87.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 461 67 13.6 10.3-17.9 39 8.9 6.1-12.7 355 77.5 72.4-81.8
No 987 143 14.1 11.7-16.9 96 10.6 8.3-13.4 748 75.3 71.8-78.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 438 54 12.6 9.5-16.6 38 9.5 6.5-13.7 346 77.9 72.8-82.2
Non-Veteran 985 155 15.0 12.4-17.9 88 9.5 7.3-12.1 742 75.6 72.1-78.7
Currently Serving 49 6 7.3 3.0-16.9 12 28.4 16.0-45.3 31 64.2 47.9-77.8

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

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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