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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-Males

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
-MALES 2,412 322 16.8 14.9-18.9 2,090 83.2 81.1-85.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,647 233 18.9 16.4-21.7 1,414 81.1 78.3-83.6
Non-Hispanic Black 400 47 13.4 9.8-17.9 353 86.6 82.1-90.2
Other 329 39 12.4 8.7-17.3 290 87.6 82.7-91.3
AGE
18-34 434 115 28.5 23.7-33.8 319 71.5 66.2-76.3
35-44 344 71 22.9 18.1-28.6 273 77.1 71.4-81.9
45-54 441 53 13.9 10.4-18.3 388 86.1 81.7-89.6
55-64 546 59 10.8 8.0-14.4 487 89.2 85.6-92.0
65-74 401 21 5.8 3.1-10.7 380 94.2 89.3-96.9
75+ 225 *** *** *** 222 98.6 94.3-99.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 271 38 16.8 11.6-23.7 233 83.2 76.3-88.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 689 118 22.0 18.2-26.3 571 78.0 73.7-81.8
Some Post-H.S. 616 102 18.9 15.4-22.9 514 81.1 77.1-84.6
College Graduate 820 63 8.6 6.6-11.3 757 91.4 88.7-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 181 38 21.9 15.6-29.9 143 78.1 70.1-84.4
$15,000- 24,999 376 59 17.4 13.1-22.7 317 82.6 77.3-86.9
$25,000- 34,999 216 37 24.3 17.1-33.3 179 75.7 66.7-82.9
$35,000- 49,999 294 35 14.2 9.8-20.1 259 85.8 79.9-90.2
$50,000- 74,999 355 41 14.7 10.0-21.2 314 85.3 78.8-90.0
$75,000+ 601 54 13.3 10.1-17.5 547 86.7 82.5-89.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 615 98 19.7 15.8-24.3 517 80.3 75.7-84.2
No 1,787 223 15.9 13.8-18.3 1,564 84.1 81.7-86.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 648 68 11.6 8.8-15.2 580 88.4 84.8-91.2
Non-Veteran 1,753 252 18.3 16.1-20.9 1,501 81.7 79.1-83.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 688 75 13.7 10.6-17.5 613 86.3 82.5-89.4
Regional City or Suburban 545 83 17.5 13.9-21.7 462 82.5 78.3-86.1
Rural 1,179 164 18.8 15.8-22.2 1,015 81.2 77.8-84.2

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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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