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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,882 18 0.8 0.3- 1.9 37 1.6 1.0- 2.6 1,827 97.6 96.3-98.4
GENDER
Male 555 7 1.1 0.3- 4.3 12 2.0 1.0- 4.2 536 96.9 94.0-98.5
Female 1,327 11 0.5 0.2- 1.2 25 1.3 0.8- 2.3 1,291 98.1 97.1-98.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 18 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,861 17 0.8 0.3- 1.9 37 1.6 1.0- 2.6 1,807 97.6 96.3-98.4
AGE
18-24 78 1 2.1 0.3-13.2 2 1.8 0.3- 9.3 75 96.1 86.6-99.0
25-34 203 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 3.8 202 99.4 96.2-99.9
35-44 253 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.4 250 99.0 96.6-99.7
45-54 422 3 0.9 0.3- 3.1 13 3.0 1.5- 5.8 406 96.1 93.0-97.9
55-64 441 5 0.6 0.2- 1.5 8 1.7 0.6- 4.6 428 97.7 95.1-99.0
65+ 460 8 1.1 0.5- 2.6 11 1.9 0.9- 4.2 441 97.0 94.6-98.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 309 8 1.4 0.6- 3.4 9 3.2 1.1- 8.9 292 95.4 90.2-97.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 609 8 1.4 0.4- 5.2 15 1.3 0.7- 2.4 586 97.3 94.4-98.7
Some Post-H.S. 490 0 0.0 . - . 8 1.5 0.6- 3.4 482 98.5 96.6-99.4
College Graduate 470 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 5 1.3 0.4- 3.6 463 98.6 96.4-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 352 10 1.8 0.8- 3.8 13 2.9 1.4- 6.0 329 95.3 92.0-97.3
$15,000- 24,999 381 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 375 99.5 98.6-99.8
$25,000- 34,999 232 1 2.8 0.4-17.2 3 1.3 0.3- 4.7 228 95.9 84.9-99.0
$35,000-49,999 223 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 223 100 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 195 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 4 2.0 0.7- 6.1 190 97.2 92.9-99.0
$75,000+ 198 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 5 3.2 1.2- 8.4 192 96.7 91.6-98.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 790 13 0.9 0.5- 2.0 21 2.3 1.3- 4.0 756 96.8 94.9-98.0
No 994 3 0.7 0.1- 3.5 12 0.9 0.5- 1.8 979 98.4 96.4-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 236 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7 230 98.2 95.3-99.4
Non-Veteran 1,645 15 0.8 0.3- 2.2 34 1.7 1.0- 2.8 1,596 97.5 96.0-98.4

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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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