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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,643 53 0.5 0.3- 0.6 59 0.6 0.4- 0.8 7,531 99.0 98.7-99.2
RACE
White 5,848 30 0.4 0.2- 0.6 26 0.4 0.2- 0.6 5,792 99.2 98.9-99.5
African American 1,327 11 0.5 0.2- 1.2 25 1.3 0.8- 2.3 1,291 98.1 97.1-98.8
Other Minorities 423 12 0.8 0.4- 1.6 8 0.4 0.2- 0.9 403 98.8 98.0-99.3
AGE
18-24 193 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0 189 99.3 98.0-99.8
25-34 622 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.2 0.0- 1.0 620 99.8 99.0- 100
35-44 1,070 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 7 0.4 0.2- 1.0 1,061 99.5 98.9-99.8
45-54 1,397 7 0.7 0.3- 1.6 15 1.1 0.6- 2.1 1,375 98.2 97.0-98.9
55-64 1,626 13 0.5 0.3- 1.0 9 0.5 0.2- 1.1 1,604 99.0 98.4-99.4
65+ 2,641 30 1.2 0.8- 1.9 23 0.6 0.3- 0.9 2,588 98.2 97.5-98.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 950 32 2.1 1.3- 3.3 19 1.4 0.7- 2.8 899 96.5 94.9-97.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,241 17 0.6 0.3- 1.1 24 0.8 0.5- 1.3 2,200 98.6 98.0-99.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,038 2 0.1 0.0- 0.2 11 0.5 0.2- 1.0 2,025 99.5 98.9-99.7
College Graduate 2,401 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 4 0.1 0.0- 0.4 2,395 99.8 99.5-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 931 24 1.7 1.0- 2.9 20 1.9 1.0- 3.5 887 96.4 94.6-97.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,249 6 0.4 0.1- 1.3 13 0.9 0.4- 1.8 1,230 98.7 97.6-99.3
$25,000- 34,999 813 3 0.2 0.0- 0.5 5 0.7 0.2- 2.0 805 99.1 97.9-99.6
$35,000- 49,999 934 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 0 0.0 . - . 932 99.9 99.6- 100
$50,000- 74,999 949 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 3 0.2 0.0- 0.9 945 99.6 98.5-99.9
$75,000+ 1,337 0 0.0 . - . 4 0.3 0.1- 0.9 1,333 99.7 99.1-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,958 36 0.9 0.6- 1.4 39 1.2 0.8- 1.9 2,883 97.8 97.1-98.4
No 4,400 14 0.2 0.1- 0.4 17 0.2 0.1- 0.4 4,369 99.6 99.3-99.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 0 0.0 . - . 174 99.7 97.7- 100
Non-Veteran 7,467 52 0.5 0.3- 0.7 59 0.6 0.4- 0.8 7,356 99.0 98.7-99.2

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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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