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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 804 7 1.3 0.6- 2.9 8 1.0 0.5- 2.2 789 97.7 96.0-98.7
GENDER
Male 345 *** *** *** *** *** *** 333 95.6 92.0-97.6
Female 459 *** *** *** *** *** *** 456 99.6 98.7-99.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 484 *** *** *** *** *** *** 473 97.4 95.1-98.7
Non-Hispanic Black 185 *** *** *** *** *** *** 181 97.1 91.7-99.0
Other 120 *** *** *** *** *** *** 120 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 306 *** *** *** *** *** *** 302 98.3 95.3-99.4
44-64 282 *** *** *** *** *** *** 275 97.2 93.6-98.8
65+ 203 *** *** *** *** *** *** 199 97.0 91.1-99.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 282 *** *** *** *** *** *** 274 97.1 93.9-98.7
Some College + 516 *** *** *** *** *** *** 509 98.1 95.7-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 344 *** *** *** *** *** *** 336 97.2 94.2-98.7
$50,000+ 296 *** *** *** *** *** *** 291 97.6 93.8-99.1

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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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