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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 267 5 2.0 0.7- 5.3 8 3.5 1.6- 7.3 254 94.5 90.2-97.0
GENDER
Male 95 3 2.8 0.8- 9.6 4 3.4 1.1- 9.9 88 93.8 86.1-97.4
Female 172 2 1.2 0.3- 5.3 4 3.6 1.3- 9.6 166 95.2 89.1-98.0
RACE
White 222 4 2.6 0.9- 7.4 6 3.4 1.4- 8.1 212 93.9 88.5-96.9
Other 45 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 2 3.6 0.8-14.3 42 95.8 85.6-98.9
AGE
18-44 56 1 1.7 0.2-11.3 2 3.2 0.8-12.2 53 95.1 85.5-98.5
45+ 210 4 2.3 0.8- 6.2 6 3.8 1.7- 8.3 200 94.0 88.9-96.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 136 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 6 4.0 1.6- 9.6 128 95.3 89.7-97.9
Some College + 131 3 3.9 1.2-11.9 2 2.7 0.7-10.5 126 93.4 84.7-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 4 4.2 1.4-11.8 134 95.2 87.8-98.2
$50,000+ 79 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 4 5.7 2.0-14.9 74 93.1 83.8-97.2

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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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