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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-Non-Hispanic Black

In the past 12 months, have you ever tried an electronic cigarette (e-cigarette), electronic hookah
(e-hookah), or vape pen?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,706 658 14.7 13.4-16.0 5,048 85.3 84.0-86.6
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,101 93 10.0 8.0-12.4 1,008 90.0 87.6-92.0
GENDER
Male 400 47 13.4 9.8-17.9 353 86.6 82.1-90.2
Female 701 46 7.3 5.3-10.1 655 92.7 89.9-94.7
AGE
18-34 188 35 17.8 12.5-24.7 153 82.2 75.3-87.5
35-44 178 21 11.3 7.3-17.2 157 88.7 82.8-92.7
45-54 223 22 10.7 6.9-16.2 201 89.3 83.8-93.1
55-64 253 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 397 43 12.3 8.8-16.8 354 87.7 83.2-91.2
Some Post-H.S. 304 29 10.4 6.9-15.4 275 89.6 84.6-93.1
College Graduate 269 14 6.6 3.8-11.3 255 93.4 88.7-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 152 19 13.2 8.0-21.1 133 86.8 78.9-92.0
$15,000- 24,999 266 28 10.0 6.7-14.8 238 90.0 85.2-93.3
$25,000- 34,999 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 320 32 11.8 7.9-17.3 288 88.2 82.7-92.1
No 777 61 9.4 7.1-12.2 716 90.6 87.8-92.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 956 84 10.3 8.2-13.0 872 89.7 87.0-91.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 408 37 9.9 7.0-13.9 371 90.1 86.1-93.0
Regional City or Suburban 188 15 8.3 4.7-14.2 173 91.7 85.8-95.3
Rural 505 41 10.8 7.6-15.0 464 89.2 85.0-92.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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