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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 399 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 6 2.7 1.1- 6.8 390 96.6 92.7-98.4
GENDER
Male 145 3 1.5 0.5- 4.7 4 5.4 1.9-14.0 138 93.1 85.0-97.0
Female 254 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 252 99.6 98.3-99.9
RACE
White 364 3 0.8 0.3- 2.5 6 3.1 1.2- 7.6 355 96.2 91.8-98.3
Other 32 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 107 0 0.0 . - . 3 4.3 1.3-13.0 104 95.7 87.0-98.7
45+ 291 3 1.4 0.4- 4.2 3 1.3 0.3- 4.8 285 97.4 93.8-98.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 2 1.4 0.3- 5.4 0 0.0 . - . 119 98.6 94.6-99.7
Some College + 275 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 5 3.8 1.4- 9.8 269 95.7 89.9-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 189 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 2 2.7 0.6-11.1 185 96.2 88.9-98.8
$50,000+ 160 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 158 98.5 93.6-99.6

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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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