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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-Females

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
-FEMALES 3,294 336 12.7 11.2-14.3 2,958 87.3 85.7-88.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,224 252 14.6 12.7-16.9 1,972 85.4 83.1-87.3
Non-Hispanic Black 701 46 7.3 5.3-10.1 655 92.7 89.9-94.7
Other 336 36 11.5 7.8-16.7 300 88.5 83.3-92.2
AGE
18-34 472 85 20.7 16.4-25.7 387 79.3 74.3-83.6
35-44 447 56 12.6 9.4-16.7 391 87.4 83.3-90.6
45-54 568 92 16.4 13.1-20.3 476 83.6 79.7-86.9
55-64 664 62 10.7 8.1-13.9 602 89.3 86.1-91.9
65-74 633 34 5.5 3.7- 8.2 599 94.5 91.8-96.3
75+ 462 *** *** *** 457 99.0 97.0-99.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 338 30 10.2 6.5-15.9 308 89.8 84.1-93.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 882 105 14.2 11.5-17.4 777 85.8 82.6-88.5
Some Post-H.S. 976 141 17.2 14.3-20.6 835 82.8 79.4-85.7
College Graduate 1,091 58 6.1 4.5- 8.2 1,033 93.9 91.8-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 344 51 17.3 12.7-23.2 293 82.7 76.8-87.3
$15,000- 24,999 577 69 13.5 10.0-17.9 508 86.5 82.1-90.0
$25,000- 34,999 278 31 15.9 10.8-22.8 247 84.1 77.2-89.2
$35,000- 49,999 354 43 16.5 11.7-22.8 311 83.5 77.2-88.3
$50,000- 74,999 366 34 11.0 7.5-16.0 332 89.0 84.0-92.5
$75,000+ 612 37 8.0 5.6-11.5 575 92.0 88.5-94.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 963 144 17.2 14.3-20.5 819 82.8 79.5-85.7
No 2,319 189 10.9 9.2-12.8 2,130 89.1 87.2-90.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 107 11 9.6 5.0-17.7 96 90.4 82.3-95.0
Non-Veteran 3,182 324 12.7 11.2-14.4 2,858 87.3 85.6-88.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 930 92 12.7 10.0-15.9 838 87.3 84.1-90.0
Regional City or Suburban 713 75 12.9 10.1-16.2 638 87.1 83.8-89.9
Rural 1,651 169 12.6 10.4-15.1 1,482 87.4 84.9-89.6

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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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