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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for New Hanover County

Risk Factors+

Smokeless Tobacco Use Status*

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  Total
Respond.#
Current User Former user Never used
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,091 117 4.9 3.9- 6.2 395 14.3 12.5-16.3 2,579 80.8 78.5-82.8
New Hanover County 197 7 3.9 1.7- 8.4 25 13.9 9.1-20.7 165 82.2 74.9-87.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 212 7 4.5 2.1- 9.5 33 19.3 13.3-27.2 172 76.2 68.1-82.8
Cumberland 209 8 4.1 1.9- 8.6 31 17.9 11.9-26.0 170 78.1 69.8-84.6
Durham 211 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 17 8.1 4.5-14.2 192 91.3 85.3-95.0
Forsyth 233 2 1.0 0.2- 4.3 28 13.4 9.1-19.1 203 85.6 79.7-90.0
Gaston 236 9 6.6 3.3-12.8 25 11.3 7.5-16.7 202 82.1 75.3-87.4
Guilford 195 7 4.5 1.9-10.3 16 9.0 5.3-15.0 172 86.4 79.5-91.3
Mecklenburg 213 4 2.2 0.8- 6.0 31 17.7 12.4-24.7 178 80.1 72.9-85.7
Onslow 216 15 7.7 4.3-13.4 41 24.5 15.9-35.8 160 67.8 57.0-76.9
Wake 208 4 2.3 0.8- 6.1 29 17.2 11.9-24.3 175 80.5 73.3-86.2
Western NC 311 17 8.4 5.1-13.6 45 15.9 11.6-21.3 249 75.7 69.4-81.1
Piedmont NC 324 22 7.1 4.5-11.0 28 8.7 5.7-13.3 274 84.2 78.9-88.4
Eastern NC 326 13 3.6 1.9- 6.6 46 18.2 13.4-24.2 267 78.3 72.1-83.4

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for New Hanover County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* Data in this table were derived from the smokeless tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

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

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