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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-WHITES

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
-WHITES 2,140 283 12.0 10.1-14.3 176 8.7 7.0-10.8 1,681 79.3 76.5-81.8
GENDER
Males 1,766 241 12.8 10.6-15.4 157 9.6 7.6-12.0 1,368 77.6 74.5-80.5
Females 374 42 6.7 4.3-10.3 19 2.5 1.4- 4.2 313 90.8 87.0-93.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 3 19.7 5.3-52.1 0 0.0 . - . 11 80.3 47.9-94.7
Non-Hispanic 2,117 277 12.0 10.0-14.3 176 8.8 7.0-10.9 1,664 79.3 76.4-81.8
AGE
18-24 64 8 12.8 4.8-29.7 10 14.3 6.3-29.1 46 73.0 56.3-84.9
25-34 242 31 9.6 6.4-14.2 25 9.8 6.2-15.1 186 80.6 74.4-85.6
35-44 442 59 14.6 11.0-19.3 36 7.8 5.4-11.1 347 77.6 72.5-81.9
45-54 416 38 7.7 5.3-11.0 29 6.2 4.1- 9.3 349 86.1 82.0-89.5
55-64 424 53 12.0 8.8-16.1 31 6.8 4.5-10.3 340 81.2 76.4-85.2
65-74 310 44 14.9 10.7-20.4 25 8.6 5.5-13.4 241 76.5 70.2-81.8
75+ 238 49 21.1 14.8-29.2 19 7.5 4.0-13.6 170 71.4 63.0-78.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 371 93 16.3 12.2-21.4 36 8.5 5.2-13.5 242 75.2 68.6-80.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 642 99 14.1 11.0-17.9 62 11.2 7.3-16.9 481 74.7 69.0-79.6
Some Post-H.S. 510 47 13.0 8.1-20.2 41 8.7 5.8-13.0 422 78.3 71.2-84.0
College Graduate 615 43 7.2 4.8-10.5 37 6.4 4.4- 9.1 535 86.4 82.6-89.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 216 35 10.3 6.6-15.8 25 12.8 7.0-22.2 156 76.9 67.5-84.2
$15,000- 24,999 274 51 15.1 10.2-21.7 26 15.4 7.2-30.0 197 69.6 57.8-79.2
$25,000- 34,999 228 34 23.7 13.2-38.8 18 5.1 2.9- 8.7 176 71.2 57.3-82.0
$35,000- 49,999 290 32 11.3 7.6-16.6 12 3.9 2.1- 7.1 246 84.8 79.1-89.1
$50,000-74,999 344 38 10.5 7.1-15.1 32 9.7 6.5-14.2 274 79.9 74.1-84.6
$75,000+ 570 55 9.3 6.7-12.8 43 7.4 5.1-10.6 472 83.3 79.0-86.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 856 120 11.6 9.2-14.6 71 8.0 5.8-10.8 665 80.4 76.6-83.8
No 1,258 158 12.3 9.6-15.5 102 8.8 6.5-11.7 998 79.0 75.2-82.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 639 86 13.3 10.3-17.0 45 9.0 6.0-13.4 508 77.7 72.7-82.0
Non-Veteran 1,499 197 11.7 9.3-14.5 131 8.6 6.6-11.1 1,171 79.7 76.4-82.8

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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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