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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-WHITES

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
-WHITES 9,450 200 2.3 1.9- 2.8 147 2.1 1.6- 2.7 9,103 95.6 94.8-96.2
GENDER
Male 3,602 170 4.4 3.6- 5.4 121 3.9 2.9- 5.2 3,311 91.7 90.1-93.0
Female 5,848 30 0.4 0.2- 0.6 26 0.4 0.2- 0.6 5,792 99.2 98.9-99.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 176 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4 172 98.8 96.5-99.6
Non-Hispanic 9,268 199 2.4 2.0- 2.9 143 2.1 1.6- 2.8 8,926 95.5 94.7-96.2
AGE
18-24 230 5 1.0 0.4- 2.7 14 6.2 3.2-11.7 211 92.8 87.3-96.0
25-34 636 19 2.3 1.3- 3.9 9 2.1 0.9- 4.6 608 95.6 93.0-97.3
35-44 1,269 39 3.7 2.4- 5.5 25 1.9 1.2- 3.0 1,205 94.5 92.5-95.9
45-54 1,723 39 2.5 1.7- 3.5 23 1.4 0.9- 2.3 1,661 96.1 94.8-97.1
55-64 2,127 28 1.3 0.8- 2.0 29 1.6 1.0- 2.6 2,070 97.2 96.0-98.0
65+ 3,393 68 2.5 1.8- 3.4 47 1.2 0.8- 1.7 3,278 96.4 95.3-97.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,040 64 5.3 3.8- 7.4 34 3.8 2.1- 7.0 942 90.8 87.5-93.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,671 75 3.6 2.7- 4.8 53 2.7 1.6- 4.3 2,543 93.8 91.9-95.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,382 30 1.7 1.0- 2.8 30 2.0 1.2- 3.3 2,322 96.3 94.7-97.4
College Graduate 3,346 31 1.0 0.7- 1.6 29 1.1 0.7- 2.0 3,286 97.8 96.9-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 856 35 3.9 2.3- 6.5 14 2.0 1.0- 4.1 807 94.1 91.1-96.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,359 40 3.7 2.4- 5.7 27 2.3 1.4- 3.8 1,292 94.0 91.7-95.7
$25,000- 34,999 971 24 3.9 2.3- 6.5 23 2.8 1.5- 5.2 924 93.3 90.2-95.5
$35,000-49,999 1,195 17 2.5 1.3- 4.7 15 0.8 0.5- 1.4 1,163 96.7 94.6-98.0
$50,000- 74,999 1,326 22 2.5 1.5- 4.3 18 1.6 0.9- 2.9 1,286 95.8 93.9-97.2
$75,000+ 2,234 36 1.3 0.9- 1.9 25 1.4 0.8- 2.6 2,173 97.3 96.1-98.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,497 82 2.5 1.8- 3.3 57 2.3 1.5- 3.6 3,358 95.2 93.8-96.3
No 5,610 112 2.2 1.7- 2.8 83 1.9 1.3- 2.7 5,415 95.9 95.0-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,366 51 4.1 2.9- 5.9 37 3.2 1.9- 5.2 1,278 92.7 90.3-94.6
Non-Veteran 8,082 149 2.1 1.6- 2.6 110 1.9 1.4- 2.6 7,823 96.0 95.2-96.7

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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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