SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products

Do you currently use cigars, pipes, bidis, kreteks or other tobacco products?

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%)
TOTAL 15,510 460 4.0 3.5- 4.6 15,050 96.0 95.4-96.5
GENDER
Male 5,870 383 7.1 6.2- 8.1 5,487 92.9 91.9-93.8
Female 9,640 77 1.1 0.7- 1.8 9,563 98.9 98.2-99.3
RACE
White 12,071 370 4.4 3.8- 5.1 11,701 95.6 94.9-96.2
African American 2,319 60 3.0 2.1- 4.3 2,259 97.0 95.7-97.9
Asian 105 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 104 99.2 94.6-99.9
Native American 315 8 7.8 3.5-16.6 307 92.2 83.4-96.5
Other Minorities 643 19 2.7 1.6- 4.7 624 97.3 95.3-98.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 621 9 1.3 0.6- 3.0 612 98.7 97.0-99.4
-English Speaking 231 6 4.0 1.5-10.2 225 96.0 89.8-98.5
-Spanish Speaking 390 3 0.4 0.1- 1.8 387 99.6 98.2-99.9
Non-Hispanic 14,843 451 4.3 3.7- 4.9 14,392 95.7 95.1-96.3
AGE
18-24 469 27 6.3 4.0- 9.9 442 93.7 90.1-96.0
25-34 1,484 59 3.9 2.9- 5.3 1,425 96.1 94.7-97.1
35-44 2,405 83 4.0 3.1- 5.2 2,322 96.0 94.8-96.9
45-54 3,008 103 4.2 3.3- 5.4 2,905 95.8 94.6-96.7
55-64 3,320 104 4.2 3.3- 5.3 3,216 95.8 94.7-96.7
65-74 2,700 59 2.9 2.2- 4.0 2,641 97.1 96.0-97.8
75+ 2,023 24 1.2 0.7- 1.9 1,999 98.8 98.1-99.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 2,202 55 3.4 2.4- 4.8 2,147 96.6 95.2-97.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 4,535 135 4.2 3.2- 5.5 4,400 95.8 94.5-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 4,053 111 4.0 3.1- 5.2 3,942 96.0 94.8-96.9
College Graduate 4,687 159 4.2 3.4- 5.0 4,528 95.8 95.0-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,744 51 4.8 3.1- 7.3 1,693 95.2 92.7-96.9
$15,000- 24,999 2,484 67 3.2 2.3- 4.5 2,417 96.8 95.5-97.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,650 56 5.1 3.6- 7.1 1,594 94.9 92.9-96.4
$35,000- 49,999 2,167 48 2.9 2.0- 4.3 2,119 97.1 95.7-98.0
$50,000-74,999 2,219 64 3.3 2.4- 4.6 2,155 96.7 95.4-97.6
$75,000+ 3,185 134 5.4 4.2- 7.0 3,051 94.6 93.0-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 5,809 166 4.6 3.6- 5.8 5,643 95.4 94.2-96.4
No 9,492 285 3.8 3.2- 4.4 9,207 96.2 95.6-96.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,351 153 7.6 6.2- 9.3 2,198 92.4 90.7-93.8
Non-Veteran 13,152 306 3.4 2.9- 4.0 12,846 96.6 96.0-97.1

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 21MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook