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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 387 7 1.6 0.6- 4.4 6 1.7 0.7- 4.3 374 96.7 93.5-98.3
GENDER
Male 126 5 3.4 1.1-10.5 3 2.6 0.7- 8.4 118 94.0 86.6-97.5
Female 261 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 3 1.1 0.3- 4.8 256 98.5 95.3-99.5
RACE
White 307 6 2.0 0.7- 5.8 4 2.0 0.7- 5.7 297 95.9 91.6-98.1
Other 78 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 75 98.8 96.1-99.6
AGE
18-44 128 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 3 2.6 0.8- 7.9 124 95.9 89.3-98.5
45+ 257 6 1.8 0.8- 4.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 248 97.5 95.1-98.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 6 3.6 1.2-10.4 5 3.9 1.4-10.3 148 92.6 85.0-96.5
Some College + 227 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.8 225 99.4 97.6-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 6 2.8 0.9- 8.2 4 2.2 0.7- 6.6 192 95.0 89.3-97.7
$50,000+ 133 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8 132 98.7 91.2-99.8

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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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