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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

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 6,529 143 2.6 2.1- 3.2 123 2.3 1.8- 2.8 6,263 95.1 94.4-95.8
Region 4 1,192 23 2.7 1.7- 4.2 21 2.1 1.3- 3.3 1,148 95.3 93.5-96.6
GENDER
Male 503 21 5.3 3.3- 8.4 16 3.6 2.1- 6.0 466 91.1 87.6-93.7
Female 689 *** *** *** *** *** *** 682 99.1 98.0-99.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 786 18 3.4 2.1- 5.6 14 2.3 1.3- 4.1 754 94.3 91.7-96.1
Non-Hispanic Black 234 *** *** *** *** *** *** 227 96.7 93.1-98.5
Other 150 *** *** *** *** *** *** 145 97.0 92.3-98.9
AGE
18-44 400 *** *** *** *** *** *** 381 94.4 91.0-96.6
44-64 476 *** *** *** *** *** *** 460 96.1 93.6-97.7
65+ 299 *** *** *** *** *** *** 291 96.1 92.1-98.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 427 12 3.6 2.0- 6.3 *** *** *** 405 94.2 91.1-96.2
Some College + 757 11 2.1 1.0- 4.2 11 2.0 1.0- 3.8 735 95.9 93.5-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 517 11 2.6 1.4- 4.9 *** *** *** 496 95.5 93.0-97.2
$50,000+ 426 *** *** *** *** *** *** 417 97.4 94.9-98.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

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