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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Tobacco Use

Do you currently use chewing tobacco or snuff every day, some days, or not at all?

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  Total
Respond.^
Every day Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,272 312 2.3 1.9- 2.9 229 2.0 1.6- 2.5 12,731 95.7 95.0-96.3
-Alamance County 353 4 1.4 0.4- 4.3 5 1.1 0.4- 3.2 344 97.5 94.6-98.9
GENDER
Male 125 4 3.2 1.0- 9.6 4 2.3 0.7- 7.2 117 94.5 87.9-97.6
Female 228 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 227 99.8 98.8- 100
RACE
White 289 4 1.9 0.6- 5.6 5 1.4 0.5- 4.2 280 96.7 92.8-98.5
Other 62 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 62 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 84 2 2.2 0.5- 8.7 1 1.1 0.1- 7.4 81 96.7 89.9-99.0
45+ 265 2 0.7 0.1- 3.1 4 1.1 0.4- 3.1 259 98.2 95.8-99.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 163 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 2 1.4 0.3- 7.3 160 98.4 93.1-99.6
Some College + 190 3 2.3 0.7- 7.5 3 0.8 0.3- 2.8 184 96.9 92.1-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 188 99.4 98.1-99.8
$50,000+ 116 3 3.6 1.1-11.5 3 2.5 0.7- 8.7 110 93.8 85.7-97.5

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^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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