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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

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Snus is a moist, smokeless tobacco, usually sold in small pouches, that is placed under the lip against the gum.
Have you heard of snus before today?*

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  Total
Respond.^
(Yes)Used snus past 6 months (Yes)Not used snus past 6 months (No)Not heard of snus
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,519 135 3.7 2.8- 5.0 1,484 30.4 28.3-32.6 3,900 65.9 63.6-68.1
-Cumberland County 166 1 1.3 0.2- 8.4 47 28.6 20.8-38.0 118 70.1 60.6-78.1
GENDER
Male 62 1 3.1 0.4-19.1 23 37.6 24.8-52.3 38 59.3 44.5-72.5
Female 104 0 0.0 . - . 24 22.6 14.0-34.5 80 77.4 65.5-86.0
RACE
White 103 1 2.0 0.3-13.0 30 27.0 17.7-38.9 72 70.9 58.7-80.7
Other 62 0 0.0 . - . 17 31.8 19.4-47.6 45 68.2 52.4-80.6
AGE
18-44 49 1 2.6 0.4-16.2 18 30.1 17.7-46.4 30 67.3 50.8-80.5
45+ 116 0 0.0 . - . 29 27.6 19.1-38.1 87 72.4 61.9-80.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 67 0 0.0 . - . 18 27.2 15.6-43.1 49 72.8 56.9-84.4
Some College + 99 1 2.1 0.3-13.2 29 29.5 19.9-41.4 69 68.4 56.3-78.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 91 1 2.5 0.4-15.8 25 28.5 18.1-41.8 65 69.0 55.3-80.1
$50,000+ 59 0 0.0 . - . 18 29.0 17.5-44.1 41 71.0 55.9-82.5

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*Asked of all respondents regardless of smoking status.

^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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