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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Tobacco Use

Do you currently use chewing tobacco or snuff 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 8,731 157 2.1 1.7- 2.6 173 2.2 1.8- 2.8 8,401 95.7 95.0-96.3
-Eastern NC 2,651 61 2.8 1.8- 4.2 62 3.0 2.0- 4.5 2,528 94.2 92.3-95.6
GENDER
Male 1,012 36 4.5 2.7- 7.4 37 4.8 3.2- 7.0 939 90.7 87.5-93.2
Female 1,639 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 1,520 27 3.6 2.2- 5.9 24 2.6 1.6- 4.0 1,469 93.8 91.4-95.6
African American 640 *** *** *** *** *** *** 613 94.0 89.5-96.7
Other minorities 448 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,528 60 2.9 1.9- 4.4 61 3.2 2.1- 4.7 2,407 93.9 91.9-95.4
AGE
18-34 422 *** *** *** *** *** *** 391 89.5 84.2-93.1
35-54 763 *** *** *** *** *** *** 736 96.5 94.3-97.8
55-64 573 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 499 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 365 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 374 *** *** *** *** *** *** 332 93.6 89.7-96.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 792 19 4.5 2.6- 7.5 *** *** *** 754 92.8 89.3-95.2
Some Post-H.S. 768 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 715 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 376 *** *** *** *** *** *** 347 93.1 88.7-95.8
$15,000- 24,999 484 *** *** *** *** *** *** 458 94.6 90.8-96.9
$25,000- 34,999 278 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 314 *** *** *** *** *** *** 298 91.4 85.0-95.3
$50,000+ 701 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 822 *** *** *** *** *** *** 781 95.8 93.1-97.5
No 1,810 41 3.2 2.0- 5.0 40 3.1 1.9- 5.0 1,729 93.7 91.3-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 436 *** *** *** 15 5.5 3.1- 9.5 405 88.9 83.7-92.6
Non-Veteran 2,214 45 2.1 1.2- 3.7 47 2.5 1.5- 4.2 2,122 95.4 93.3-96.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,953 54 3.1 2.0- 4.9 54 3.1 1.9- 4.8 1,845 93.8 91.6-95.5
No 698 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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