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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Other Tobacco Products

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%)
North Carolina 2,648 354 11.4 9.7-13.4 234 8.6 7.0-10.4 2,060 80.0 77.6-82.2
-Gaston County 84 9 7.7 3.7-15.1 11 8.7 4.4-16.5 64 83.6 74.0-90.1
GENDER
Male 72 9 8.3 4.0-16.5 10 9.1 4.5-17.6 53 82.6 72.1-89.7
Female 12 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.7 0.6-28.2 11 95.3 71.8-99.4
RACE
White 77 9 8.2 4.0-16.2 9 8.2 3.9-16.4 59 83.6 73.5-90.4
Other 7 0 0.0 . - . 2 16.7 3.3-53.6 5 83.3 46.4-96.7
AGE
18-44 21 1 3.1 0.4-19.6 1 3.1 0.4-19.6 19 93.9 77.3-98.6
45+ 62 7 9.4 4.3-19.2 10 13.6 6.9-25.1 45 77.0 64.5-86.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 5 7.3 2.8-17.7 4 7.2 2.4-20.2 38 85.5 71.4-93.3
Some College + 37 4 8.0 2.7-21.4 7 10.2 4.3-22.2 26 81.8 67.0-90.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 44 4 7.1 2.6-18.1 5 9.3 3.5-22.4 35 83.6 69.7-91.9
$50,000+ 25 4 12.7 4.4-31.5 5 14.1 5.4-32.1 16 73.2 53.3-86.7

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

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