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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-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%)
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
-MALES 2,000 262 11.8 9.8-14.1 172 9.1 7.3-11.2 1,566 79.1 76.3-81.7
RACE
White 1,766 241 12.8 10.6-15.4 157 9.6 7.6-12.0 1,368 77.6 74.5-80.5
African American 124 8 4.7 2.1-10.1 6 2.0 0.8- 5.0 110 93.3 87.7-96.4
Other Minorities 99 11 5.8 2.7-12.2 9 11.4 4.6-25.7 79 82.7 69.5-91.0
AGE
18-24 68 8 13.0 4.9-30.1 11 15.1 6.9-29.9 49 71.9 55.5-84.0
25-34 229 32 9.9 6.6-14.6 26 10.7 6.8-16.4 171 79.4 72.9-84.7
35-44 422 58 14.2 10.6-18.8 37 7.6 5.3-10.8 327 78.2 73.2-82.5
45-54 409 38 7.8 5.4-11.2 32 6.3 4.2- 9.3 339 85.9 81.7-89.2
55-64 400 51 11.7 8.5-15.8 31 8.4 5.2-13.3 318 79.9 74.5-84.5
65-74 277 39 14.6 10.4-20.3 21 8.8 5.2-14.6 217 76.5 69.8-82.1
75+ 192 35 17.4 11.9-24.7 13 6.1 2.8-12.8 144 76.5 68.4-83.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 316 71 14.8 10.8-20.1 28 8.1 4.8-13.3 217 77.1 70.4-82.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 643 102 13.6 10.7-17.2 61 10.5 6.8-15.7 480 75.9 70.5-80.6
Some Post-H.S. 473 46 12.9 8.0-20.2 44 9.6 6.4-14.0 383 77.5 70.4-83.3
College Graduate 564 42 7.4 5.0-10.8 39 7.6 5.3-11.0 483 85.0 80.7-88.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 176 24 9.0 5.3-14.8 20 12.2 6.5-21.7 132 78.8 69.2-86.1
$15,000- 24,999 259 46 13.7 9.1-20.1 25 14.7 6.8-28.8 188 71.6 59.9-80.9
$25,000- 34,999 217 37 22.7 13.0-36.6 18 4.6 2.6- 7.8 162 72.7 59.7-82.7
$35,000- 49,999 278 32 10.8 7.2-15.8 14 5.3 2.7-10.1 232 83.9 77.8-88.6
$50,000-74,999 330 36 10.4 7.0-15.0 35 10.8 7.4-15.6 259 78.8 72.8-83.7
$75,000+ 553 58 10.0 7.3-13.6 43 7.6 5.3-10.9 452 82.4 78.0-86.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 773 103 11.0 8.6-13.9 62 7.9 5.7-10.7 608 81.2 77.4-84.4
No 1,193 153 12.2 9.6-15.4 106 9.4 7.1-12.4 934 78.4 74.5-81.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 709 91 11.7 9.1-15.0 49 9.1 6.1-13.2 569 79.2 74.6-83.2
Non-Veteran 1,288 170 11.8 9.4-14.7 123 9.1 7.0-11.8 995 79.1 75.6-82.3

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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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