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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 348 7 2.3 1.0- 5.3 8 1.2 0.6- 2.5 333 96.5 93.6-98.1
GENDER
Male 144 7 5.1 2.2-11.7 8 2.7 1.3- 5.7 129 92.1 85.6-95.8
Female 204 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 204 100 . - .
RACE
White 313 6 1.8 0.8- 4.1 8 1.4 0.7- 2.9 299 96.8 94.3-98.2
Other 34 1 5.5 0.7-32.5 0 0.0 . - . 33 94.5 67.5-99.3
AGE
18-44 94 3 1.8 0.6- 5.6 0 0.0 . - . 91 98.2 94.4-99.4
45+ 252 4 2.9 0.8- 9.3 8 2.7 1.3- 5.6 240 94.4 88.9-97.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 3 2.9 0.8-10.4 4 1.3 0.4- 3.6 127 95.8 89.2-98.4
Some College + 213 4 1.8 0.6- 5.0 4 1.2 0.4- 3.3 205 97.0 93.7-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 2 1.4 0.3- 5.9 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2 133 97.6 93.6-99.1
$50,000+ 152 5 4.1 1.5-10.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1 144 94.6 88.2-97.6

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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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