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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 379 15 5.4 2.7-10.2 11 4.4 2.0- 9.2 353 90.3 84.5-94.1
GENDER
Male 143 14 11.6 5.9-21.6 10 9.4 4.3-19.3 119 79.0 67.7-87.1
Female 236 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 234 99.5 98.2-99.9
RACE
White 328 15 6.5 3.3-12.3 8 3.6 1.5- 8.2 305 89.9 83.6-94.0
Other 49 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.2 1.7-31.8 46 91.8 68.2-98.3
AGE
18-44 87 5 6.5 2.4-16.8 4 6.9 2.5-17.5 78 86.6 74.8-93.4
45+ 287 10 4.4 2.0- 9.5 7 2.2 1.0- 4.8 270 93.4 88.5-96.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 179 9 7.3 3.1-16.6 9 6.4 2.8-13.8 161 86.3 76.5-92.4
Some College + 200 6 3.5 1.3- 9.1 2 2.5 0.4-13.1 192 94.1 85.8-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 218 10 6.7 2.8-15.4 7 4.4 1.6-11.2 201 88.9 79.9-94.2
$50,000+ 99 4 5.2 1.7-14.9 3 6.7 1.9-20.9 92 88.1 74.9-94.8

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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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