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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 367 7 1.6 0.6- 3.8 4 1.1 0.4- 3.2 356 97.3 94.7-98.6
GENDER
Male 138 6 3.1 1.2- 7.9 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 130 95.4 89.9-97.9
Female 229 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 2 0.8 0.2- 3.0 226 99.0 96.8-99.7
RACE
White 334 7 1.9 0.8- 4.5 4 1.4 0.5- 3.8 323 96.8 93.7-98.4
Other 29 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 77 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 76 98.9 92.3-99.8
45+ 287 7 2.7 1.1- 6.3 3 1.1 0.4- 3.5 277 96.2 92.4-98.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 7 3.2 1.3- 7.6 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 171 95.0 89.8-97.6
Some College + 185 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 184 99.6 97.2-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 5 1.8 0.7- 4.7 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 190 97.3 93.2-98.9
$50,000+ 123 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 122 99.3 95.2-99.9

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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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