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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 909 22 2.8 1.7- 4.5 19 2.8 1.6- 4.8 868 94.4 92.0-96.1
GENDER
Male 382 16 4.7 2.7- 8.2 12 3.8 1.9- 7.6 354 91.5 87.0-94.5
Female 527 *** *** *** *** *** *** 514 97.2 94.6-98.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 593 15 3.3 1.8- 5.9 *** *** *** 569 95.0 92.0-96.9
Non-Hispanic Black 243 *** *** *** *** *** *** 229 94.4 90.1-96.9
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 232 *** *** *** *** *** *** 225 96.5 91.9-98.5
44-64 374 11 3.8 2.0- 7.0 12 3.6 1.9- 6.8 351 92.6 88.6-95.3
65+ 295 *** *** *** *** *** *** 284 92.9 86.1-96.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 386 14 4.0 2.1- 7.5 12 3.8 1.9- 7.3 360 92.2 87.9-95.1
Some College + 519 *** *** *** *** *** *** 504 96.4 93.4-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 434 13 3.9 2.1- 7.2 *** *** *** 412 93.5 89.4-96.1
$50,000+ 288 *** *** *** *** *** *** 274 94.9 91.1-97.1

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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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