SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Other Tobacco Products

Have you ever used or tried any smokeless tobacco products such as chewing tobacco or snuff?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
-Durham County 390 49 14.9 10.4-20.9 341 85.1 79.1-89.6
GENDER
Male 143 35 23.3 15.2-33.9 108 76.7 66.1-84.8
Female 247 14 5.2 2.8- 9.5 233 94.8 90.5-97.2
RACE
White 223 34 20.0 14.1-27.7 189 80.0 72.3-85.9
Other 164 15 11.5 5.7-21.5 149 88.5 78.5-94.3
AGE
18-44 133 22 17.4 10.5-27.4 111 82.6 72.6-89.5
45+ 255 27 11.4 7.5-16.9 228 88.6 83.1-92.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 115 13 8.8 4.5-16.3 102 91.2 83.7-95.5
Some College + 275 36 18.6 12.2-27.1 239 81.4 72.9-87.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 167 12 6.7 3.3-13.3 155 93.3 86.7-96.7
$50,000+ 182 32 21.8 15.4-29.9 150 78.2 70.1-84.6

Back to Other Tobacco Products.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook