Percentage of Females Who Currently Use
Any Smokeless Tobacco Products

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 45 0.8 0.2 0.4 1.1
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 5 1.8 1.0 0.0 3.7
25-34 years 2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.6
35-44 years 6 0.7 0.3 0.1 1.4
45-54 years 8 0.7 0.3 0.2 1.2
55-64 years 16 1.2 0.4 0.5 1.9
65+ years 8 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.4
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 3 0.7 0.4 0.0 1.6
Non-Hispanic 42 0.8 0.2 0.4 1.1
RACE
White only 42 0.7 0.1 0.5 1.0
Black or African American only 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other race only 2 2.9 2.7 0.0 8.2
More than one race 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
EDUCATION
Less than high school 1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 22 1.5 0.5 0.5 2.5
Some college 14 0.6 0.2 0.2 1.0
College graduate 8 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 4 0.6 0.3 0.0 1.2
$15,000 to $24,999 4 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.8
$25,000 to $34,999 6 0.7 0.3 0.1 1.3
$35,000 to $49,999 5 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.9
$50,000 or more 10 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 25 1.0 0.3 0.4 1.5
Out of work 2 0.8 0.7 0.0 2.1
Homemaker/Student 6 0.5 0.2 0.1 1.0
Retired 7 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.7
Unable to work 5 0.6 0.3 0.1 1.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 11 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.8
1 to less than 20 hours 1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 7 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.7
40 hours or more 18 1.4 0.4 0.5 2.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 24 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.9
Divorced/Seperated 13 1.0 0.3 0.4 1.7
Widowed 2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3
Never married 6 1.3 0.7 0.0 2.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 12 1.0 0.5 0.0 1.9
Living without a disability 32 0.7 0.1 0.4 1.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 3 0.5 0.3 0.0 1.0
Rural 7 0.8 0.3 0.1 1.5
Densely-settled rural 9 0.6 0.2 0.2 1.0
Semi-Urban 7 0.9 0.4 0.1 1.7
Urban 19 0.8 0.3 0.3 1.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 40 0.7 0.2 0.4 1.1
Uninsured 5 0.9 0.5 0.0 1.8
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5
No diabetes 43 0.8 0.2 0.5 1.2
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 6 1.0 0.5 0.0 1.9
No current asthma 39 0.7 0.2 0.4 1.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 14 0.7 0.2 0.3 1.2
No arthritis 31 0.8 0.2 0.4 1.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 12 1.4 0.4 0.6 2.3
<14 days mental health NOT good 33 0.7 0.2 0.3 1.0
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 21 1.7 0.4 0.9 2.5
Non-smoker 22 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 21 1.1 0.4 0.4 1.9
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 11 0.7 0.2 0.2 1.2
Obese, BMI>=30 10 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 30 0.7 0.1 0.4 0.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 15 1.0 0.5 0.1 1.9
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 2 1.7 1.2 0.0 4.0
Did not serve on active duty 43 0.7 0.2 0.4 1.0

Numerator: Female Respondents who reported they currently use chewing tobacco,
snuff or snus (Swedish for snuff) some days or every day.
 
Denominator: Female respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.