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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 6,364 146 2.6 2.1- 3.1 93 1.5 1.2- 1.9 6,125 96.0 95.3-96.5
Region 3 565 18 4.0 2.3- 6.9 *** *** *** 538 93.9 90.8-96.1
GENDER
Male 246 15 7.8 4.4-13.5 *** *** *** 223 88.2 82.0-92.5
Female 319 *** *** *** *** *** *** 315 99.1 97.7-99.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 425 16 5.0 2.8- 8.7 *** *** *** 401 92.5 88.4-95.2
Non-Hispanic Black 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** 75 99.4 95.6-99.9
Other 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** 56 97.9 91.4-99.5
AGE
18-44 176 *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 93.3 87.6-96.5
45-64 212 *** *** *** *** *** *** 201 93.7 87.0-97.1
65+ 170 *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 95.1 88.5-98.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 226 *** *** *** *** *** *** 212 92.1 85.9-95.7
Some College + 339 11 4.0 2.1- 7.5 *** *** *** 326 95.6 92.1-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 285 *** *** *** *** *** *** 269 93.1 87.8-96.2
$50,000+ 182 *** *** *** *** *** *** 172 92.9 86.7-96.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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