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2016 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 6,364 146 2.6 2.1- 3.1 93 1.5 1.2- 1.9 6,125 96.0 95.3-96.5
Region 7 791 12 1.6 0.8- 3.0 *** *** *** 775 98.0 96.5-98.9
GENDER
Male 339 *** *** *** *** *** *** 325 96.0 92.9-97.8
Female 452 *** *** *** *** *** *** 450 99.8 99.2- 100
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 485 11 2.5 1.3- 4.8 *** *** *** 471 97.0 94.6-98.4
Non-Hispanic Black 193 *** *** *** *** *** *** 192 99.9 99.2- 100
Other 108 *** *** *** *** *** *** 107 99.2 94.4-99.9
AGE
18-44 295 *** *** *** *** *** *** 290 97.9 94.9-99.2
45-64 294 *** *** *** *** *** *** 286 97.8 94.9-99.1
65+ 194 *** *** *** *** *** *** 191 98.6 95.5-99.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 260 *** *** *** *** *** *** 254 98.1 95.2-99.3
Some College + 528 *** *** *** *** *** *** 518 98.0 95.8-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 313 *** *** *** *** *** *** 307 98.6 96.0-99.5
$50,000+ 343 *** *** *** *** *** *** 335 97.1 94.0-98.6

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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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