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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 84 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 6 5.0 2.0-12.0 76 94.2 87.4-97.4
GENDER
Male 70 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 4 4.4 1.5-12.3 64 94.8 87.2-98.0
Female 14 0 0.0 . - . 2 11.5 2.7-37.7 12 88.5 62.3-97.3
RACE
White 68 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 4 5.0 1.7-13.9 62 94.1 85.6-97.7
Other 16 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.2 1.1-20.8 14 94.8 79.2-98.9
AGE
18-44 34 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.5 1.1-16.5 32 95.5 83.5-98.9
45+ 50 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 4 5.8 1.9-16.6 44 92.2 81.9-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 22 1 1.3 0.2- 9.1 2 3.7 0.8-15.0 19 95.0 83.8-98.6
Some College + 62 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 4 5.5 1.9-15.3 57 93.9 84.4-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 29 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2 27 98.0 91.5-99.6
$50,000+ 48 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 3 5.7 1.8-16.6 44 93.7 83.2-97.8

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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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