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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 884 8 1.3 0.6- 2.8 14 2.0 1.1- 3.6 862 96.7 94.8-97.9
GENDER
Male 381 *** *** *** *** *** *** 365 95.4 92.3-97.3
Female 503 *** *** *** *** *** *** 497 97.9 94.8-99.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 524 *** *** *** *** *** *** 507 96.1 93.5-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 209 *** *** *** *** *** *** 205 96.6 90.2-98.8
Other 138 *** *** *** *** *** *** 138 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 372 *** *** *** *** *** *** 362 97.0 94.1-98.5
44-64 305 *** *** *** *** *** *** 300 98.2 95.2-99.3
65+ 194 *** *** *** *** *** *** 187 92.8 84.3-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 305 *** *** *** *** *** *** 296 96.0 91.8-98.1
Some College + 575 *** *** *** *** *** *** 562 97.1 94.8-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 356 *** *** *** *** *** *** 346 96.2 92.4-98.1
$50,000+ 351 *** *** *** *** *** *** 343 97.4 94.6-98.8

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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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