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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Tobacco Use

Do you currently use chewing tobacco, snuff, or snus every day, some days, or not at all?

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  Total #
Respondents
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,431 118 1.4 1.0- 1.9 138 2.1 1.6- 2.8 9,175 96.5 95.7-97.2
GENDER
Male 3,537 90 2.4 1.7- 3.3 103 3.9 2.8- 5.3 3,344 93.7 92.1-95.0
Female 5,894 28 0.5 0.3- 0.8 35 0.4 0.3- 0.7 5,831 99.1 98.7-99.4
RACE
White 6,009 90 1.6 1.2- 2.3 86 2.2 1.6- 3.2 5,833 96.1 95.1-97.0
African American 2,685 15 0.5 0.2- 1.2 37 1.6 1.0- 2.7 2,633 97.8 96.7-98.6
Other 418 6 2.2 0.8- 6.3 11 2.4 0.8- 6.8 401 95.4 90.4-97.9
HISPANIC
Yes 120 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 2 4.3 0.8-20.3 116 94.4 80.6-98.6
No 9,052 110 1.4 1.0- 1.9 133 2.0 1.5- 2.7 8,809 96.6 95.8-97.2
AGE
18-24 250 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7 11 4.4 2.1- 9.2 236 94.1 89.1-96.9
25-34 645 8 0.6 0.3- 1.4 19 3.0 1.5- 5.9 618 96.4 93.5-98.0
35-44 1,123 26 2.3 1.3- 4.0 21 2.8 1.6- 4.6 1,076 94.9 92.6-96.5
45-54 1,628 26 1.4 0.7- 2.6 14 0.8 0.3- 1.7 1,588 97.9 96.5-98.7
55-64 2,255 23 1.5 0.8- 2.8 31 1.4 0.9- 2.4 2,201 97.1 95.6-98.1
65+ 3,530 32 1.2 0.7- 2.0 42 1.2 0.8- 1.7 3,456 97.6 96.8-98.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,384 27 2.7 1.4- 4.8 32 2.4 1.4- 4.1 1,325 95.0 92.5-96.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,032 49 1.7 1.1- 2.7 45 2.4 1.5- 3.8 2,938 95.9 94.3-97.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,291 24 1.2 0.6- 2.0 39 2.2 1.2- 3.9 2,228 96.6 94.9-97.8
College Graduate 2,704 18 0.8 0.4- 1.7 22 1.6 0.8- 3.1 2,664 97.6 96.1-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,257 13 1.5 0.8- 2.9 24 1.7 0.9- 3.1 1,220 96.9 95.0-98.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,677 18 1.2 0.5- 2.7 35 1.7 1.1- 2.7 1,624 97.1 95.6-98.1
$25,000- $34,999 977 11 0.9 0.4- 2.3 13 4.4 2.1- 9.1 953 94.7 90.1-97.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,164 13 0.7 0.3- 1.7 16 1.6 0.8- 3.1 1,135 97.7 96.1-98.6
$50,000+ 2,732 42 1.6 1.0- 2.6 30 1.8 1.0- 3.1 2,660 96.6 95.1-97.6
REGION**
Region I 1,208 30 2.3 1.4- 3.8 17 3.0 1.5- 6.1 1,161 94.6 91.6-96.6
Region II 1,099 12 1.3 0.6- 2.7 12 0.8 0.3- 1.9 1,075 97.9 96.3-98.8
Region III 1,205 9 0.7 0.2- 2.0 8 0.5 0.2- 1.5 1,188 98.8 97.5-99.4
Region IV 1,306 15 1.9 0.9- 4.0 31 3.0 1.7- 5.3 1,260 95.1 92.4-96.9
Region V 1,198 18 2.1 1.1- 4.0 20 3.9 1.7- 8.5 1,160 94.1 89.7-96.6
Region VI 1,124 16 1.4 0.7- 3.0 19 2.2 1.1- 4.3 1,089 96.4 94.1-97.8
Region VII 1,154 7 1.4 0.6- 3.3 15 3.9 1.9- 7.9 1,132 94.7 90.8-97.0
Region VIII 1,137 11 1.1 0.5- 2.3 16 2.1 1.1- 4.0 1,110 96.8 94.8-98.0

** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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