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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 483 *** *** *** *** *** *** 465 94.5 90.7-96.9
GENDER
Male 203 *** *** *** *** *** *** 189 90.2 82.7-94.6
Female 280 *** *** *** *** *** *** 276 98.8 96.5-99.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 303 *** *** *** *** *** *** 292 95.0 90.1-97.5
Non-Hispanic Black 138 *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 95.9 90.3-98.4
Other 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 125 *** *** *** *** *** *** 120 93.0 83.3-97.2
45-64 192 *** *** *** *** *** *** 184 94.7 89.2-97.5
65+ 163 *** *** *** *** *** *** 158 96.6 91.7-98.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 *** *** *** *** *** *** 187 94.5 87.7-97.7
Some College + 286 *** *** *** *** *** *** 277 94.6 89.0-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 *** *** *** *** *** *** 221 95.1 88.7-98.0
$50,000+ 165 *** *** *** *** *** *** 160 93.6 84.8-97.5

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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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