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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-WHITE 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
-WHITE 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
AGE
18-24 56 8 15.0 5.7-33.9 10 16.8 7.5-33.5 38 68.2 50.3-81.9
25-34 203 31 11.2 7.4-16.5 25 11.4 7.2-17.5 147 77.5 70.4-83.3
35-44 375 56 15.9 11.9-21.1 34 8.4 5.8-12.0 285 75.7 70.1-80.5
45-54 364 34 7.8 5.2-11.3 29 6.6 4.4-10.0 301 85.6 81.1-89.1
55-64 361 49 12.8 9.3-17.3 27 7.2 4.6-11.1 285 80.0 74.7-84.4
65-74 244 34 14.9 10.3-21.2 19 8.6 5.1-14.2 191 76.4 69.4-82.3
75+ 160 28 16.9 10.9-25.2 12 7.5 3.3-16.0 120 75.6 66.2-83.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 251 61 15.2 10.7-21.3 24 8.8 5.0-15.2 166 75.9 68.1-82.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 555 95 15.8 12.4-20.0 56 12.3 8.0-18.6 404 71.9 65.7-77.3
Some Post-H.S. 434 44 14.2 8.8-22.2 41 9.8 6.5-14.6 349 76.0 68.2-82.3
College Graduate 525 41 7.9 5.3-11.7 36 7.1 4.9-10.1 448 85.0 80.7-88.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 132 19 8.9 4.8-15.9 17 15.2 7.8-27.6 96 75.9 63.7-84.9
$15,000- 24,999 211 42 17.2 11.3-25.4 21 18.6 8.5-35.9 148 64.2 51.0-75.6
$25,000- 34,999 186 33 26.4 14.7-42.8 18 5.8 3.3-10.0 135 67.7 52.8-79.7
$35,000- 49,999 246 31 12.7 8.5-18.6 11 4.1 2.2- 7.7 204 83.2 76.8-88.0
$50,000-74,999 311 35 11.0 7.4-16.0 32 10.5 7.0-15.5 244 78.5 72.3-83.6
$75,000+ 520 55 10.3 7.4-14.1 43 8.1 5.6-11.6 422 81.6 77.0-85.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 662 93 12.0 9.3-15.4 56 8.8 6.3-12.1 513 79.2 74.9-82.9
No 1,082 144 13.2 10.3-16.7 98 9.6 7.1-12.9 840 77.2 73.0-80.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 627 86 13.5 10.4-17.3 44 9.1 6.0-13.5 497 77.4 72.4-81.8
Non-Veteran 1,137 155 12.6 9.9-15.9 113 9.8 7.4-12.7 869 77.7 73.8-81.1

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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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