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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Tobacco Use

Do you currently use chewing tobacco, snuff, or snus 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 12,129 247 2.0 1.7- 2.4 201 2.0 1.6- 2.5 11,681 96.0 95.4-96.6
-Buncombe County 263 4 2.2 0.7- 6.9 1 1.6 0.2-10.5 258 96.2 89.6-98.6
GENDER
Male 101 2 3.3 0.7-13.6 1 3.2 0.5-19.6 98 93.5 80.3-98.0
Female 162 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 0 0.0 . - . 160 98.8 95.2-99.7
RACE
White 246 4 2.5 0.8- 7.6 0 0.0 . - . 242 97.5 92.4-99.2
Other 13 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 13 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 50 1 2.8 0.4-17.6 0 0.0 . - . 49 97.2 82.4-99.6
45+ 208 3 1.9 0.6- 5.9 1 2.8 0.4-17.0 204 95.4 85.2-98.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 3 2.6 0.8- 8.3 0 0.0 . - . 94 97.4 91.7-99.2
Some College + 166 1 1.9 0.3-12.5 1 2.7 0.4-16.7 164 95.3 83.4-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 138 100 . - .
$50,000+ 80 2 4.6 1.0-18.2 1 4.5 0.6-25.6 77 90.9 74.0-97.2

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*Asked of ALL respondents.

^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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