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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Other Tobacco Products

In situations where you can not smoke, do you currently use any of the following products-
chewing tobacco, snuff, snus, nicotine water, dissolvable tobacco products
such as orbs or strips, or electronic cigarettes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,917 208 10.9 9.1-13.0 1,709 89.1 87.0-90.9
-Eastern NC 665 58 9.7 6.9-13.3 607 90.3 86.7-93.1
GENDER
Male 281 26 11.0 7.0-16.7 255 89.0 83.3-93.0
Female 384 32 8.1 4.9-12.9 352 91.9 87.1-95.1
RACE
White 415 44 12.3 8.6-17.3 371 87.7 82.7-91.4
African American 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 640 57 9.9 7.1-13.7 583 90.1 86.3-92.9
AGE
18-34 123 13 13.4 7.4-23.3 110 86.6 76.7-92.6
35-54 285 25 7.3 4.5-11.6 260 92.7 88.4-95.5
55-64 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 241 23 11.8 7.3-18.6 218 88.2 81.4-92.7
Some Post-H.S. 207 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 238 24 9.6 5.9-15.1 214 90.4 84.9-94.1
No 424 34 9.7 6.4-14.6 390 90.3 85.4-93.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 572 48 9.4 6.5-13.5 524 90.6 86.5-93.5

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*Asked of current smokers.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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