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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 331 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 329 99.0 95.1-99.8
GENDER
Male 118 1 1.6 0.2-10.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 116 97.9 90.4-99.6
Female 213 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 213 100 . - .
RACE
White 275 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 273 98.7 93.8-99.7
Other 56 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 56 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 70 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 70 100 . - .
45+ 256 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 254 98.3 92.3-99.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 1 2.7 0.4-16.9 0 0.0 . - . 100 97.3 83.1-99.6
Some College + 230 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 229 99.7 97.7- 100
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 1 1.7 0.2-11.3 0 0.0 . - . 161 98.3 88.7-99.8
$50,000+ 111 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5 110 99.3 95.5-99.9

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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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