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2016 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 6,364 146 2.6 2.1- 3.1 93 1.5 1.2- 1.9 6,125 96.0 95.3-96.5
Region 4 1,067 22 2.7 1.7- 4.2 11 1.1 0.6- 2.0 1,034 96.3 94.6-97.5
GENDER
Male 514 19 4.8 2.9- 7.8 11 2.2 1.2- 4.2 484 93.0 89.7-95.3
Female 553 *** *** *** *** *** *** 550 99.3 97.8-99.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 685 18 3.4 2.1- 5.7 *** *** *** 658 95.2 92.7-96.8
Non-Hispanic Black 199 *** *** *** *** *** *** 196 99.0 96.7-99.7
Other 169 *** *** *** *** *** *** 166 97.3 91.1-99.2
AGE
18-44 429 *** *** *** *** *** *** 415 95.9 92.8-97.7
45-64 361 12 3.4 1.8- 6.2 *** *** *** 346 96.0 93.2-97.7
65+ 263 *** *** *** *** *** *** 259 97.5 93.2-99.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 380 12 3.5 1.9- 6.5 *** *** *** 361 94.5 91.2-96.6
Some College + 682 *** *** *** *** *** *** 669 97.8 95.8-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 447 *** *** *** *** *** *** 435 97.7 95.8-98.7
$50,000+ 442 *** *** *** *** *** *** 427 95.4 92.1-97.3

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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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