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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 277 5 1.8 0.7- 4.7 5 2.1 0.5- 7.9 267 96.1 91.1-98.4
GENDER
Male 113 4 3.2 1.1- 8.7 4 3.8 0.9-14.4 105 93.1 83.8-97.2
Female 164 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 162 99.6 98.1-99.9
RACE
White 212 4 2.4 0.9- 6.7 4 2.9 0.7-11.3 204 94.7 87.4-97.8
Other 62 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 60 99.3 97.0-99.8
AGE
18-44 61 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.7 0.7-17.2 59 96.3 82.8-99.3
45+ 214 5 3.4 1.3- 8.6 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 206 95.9 90.9-98.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 2 1.1 0.2- 4.6 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 88 98.5 95.1-99.6
Some College + 185 3 2.2 0.7- 7.0 4 3.0 0.7-12.4 178 94.7 86.6-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 2 1.0 0.2- 4.4 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 113 97.8 93.9-99.2
$50,000+ 108 3 3.5 1.1-10.6 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 103 96.0 89.3-98.6

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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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