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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 383 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1 5 1.0 0.4- 2.6 375 98.4 96.6-99.3
GENDER
Male 143 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 3 1.6 0.4- 5.4 139 97.7 93.6-99.2
Female 240 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 2 0.5 0.1- 1.8 236 99.0 97.4-99.6
RACE
White 292 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 4 1.3 0.4- 3.9 286 98.0 95.2-99.2
Other 87 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 85 99.2 96.7-99.8
AGE
18-44 98 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 97 99.2 94.2-99.9
45+ 282 3 1.2 0.3- 3.9 4 1.1 0.4- 3.0 275 97.8 95.0-99.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 111 99.3 97.1-99.8
Some College + 270 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0 3 1.1 0.3- 3.6 264 98.1 95.4-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5 136 98.6 96.1-99.5
$50,000+ 183 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 181 99.1 96.1-99.8

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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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