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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 605 8 1.1 0.5- 2.4 6 1.7 0.7- 4.3 591 97.2 94.7-98.5
GENDER
Male 203 7 2.2 0.9- 5.1 5 3.7 1.4- 9.3 191 94.1 88.7-97.0
Female 402 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 400 99.7 98.7-99.9
RACE
White 415 7 1.3 0.6- 2.9 4 2.3 0.8- 6.6 404 96.4 92.6-98.3
Other 185 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2 2 0.9 0.2- 4.6 182 98.3 94.2-99.5
AGE
18-44 155 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2 152 97.6 92.4-99.3
45+ 443 7 1.6 0.7- 3.5 4 1.7 0.5- 5.0 432 96.8 93.6-98.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.8 157 98.9 96.3-99.7
Some College + 442 6 1.2 0.5- 3.0 5 2.4 0.9- 6.2 431 96.4 92.8-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 2 1.2 0.2- 5.7 218 98.5 94.5-99.6
$50,000+ 281 6 1.4 0.6- 3.2 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 274 98.0 95.2-99.2

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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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