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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 374 42 6.7 4.3-10.3 19 2.5 1.4- 4.2 313 90.8 87.0-93.6
AGE
18-24 8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
25-34 39 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 39 100 . - .
35-44 67 3 3.6 1.0-12.3 2 2.8 0.7-10.9 62 93.5 84.3-97.5
45-54 52 4 6.7 2.3-17.7 0 0.0 . - . 48 93.3 82.3-97.7
55-64 63 4 5.5 2.0-14.2 4 3.3 1.1- 9.3 55 91.2 82.3-95.9
65-74 66 10 14.6 7.0-28.0 6 8.6 3.7-18.6 50 76.8 63.1-86.5
75+ 78 21 32.4 18.2-50.7 7 7.5 3.2-16.7 50 60.1 43.1-75.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 120 32 20.8 13.5-30.6 12 7.2 3.8-13.2 76 72.0 61.2-80.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 87 4 1.3 0.4- 4.0 6 2.5 0.8- 7.5 77 96.1 90.9-98.4
Some Post-H.S. 76 3 3.2 0.9-11.1 0 0.0 . - . 73 96.8 88.9-99.1
College Graduate 90 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 87 98.3 94.4-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 84 16 14.4 7.8-24.9 8 5.7 2.5-12.4 60 79.9 68.2-88.0
$15,000- 24,999 63 9 6.8 2.8-15.4 5 3.4 1.2- 8.8 49 89.8 80.1-95.1
$25,000- 34,999 42 1 4.3 0.6-24.8 0 0.0 . - . 41 95.7 75.2-99.4
$35,000- 49,999 44 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 1 2.1 0.3-13.4 42 96.8 87.3-99.3
$50,000-74,999 33 3 4.4 1.3-13.8 0 0.0 . - . 30 95.6 86.2-98.7
$75,000+ 50 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 50 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 194 27 9.6 5.1-17.2 15 3.9 2.1- 7.4 152 86.5 78.4-91.9
No 176 14 4.3 2.3- 8.0 4 1.3 0.5- 3.7 158 94.4 90.4-96.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 12 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.9 0.5-24.7 11 96.1 75.3-99.5
Non-Veteran 362 42 6.9 4.4-10.6 18 2.4 1.4- 4.2 302 90.7 86.7-93.6

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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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