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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Other Tobacco Products

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(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
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 920 97 12.1 9.4-15.5 823 87.9 84.5-90.6
Region 3 543 76 17.2 13.2-22.1 467 82.8 77.9-86.8
Region 4 988 124 16.2 13.4-19.4 864 83.8 80.6-86.6
Region 5 707 76 14.5 11.4-18.1 631 85.5 81.9-88.6
Region 6 426 51 16.2 12.1-21.4 375 83.8 78.6-87.9
Region 7 764 74 12.1 9.5-15.3 690 87.9 84.7-90.5
Region 8 550 62 13.6 10.4-17.6 488 86.4 82.4-89.6
Region 9 & 10 808 98 16.5 12.7-21.2 710 83.5 78.8-87.3
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,847 221 15.7 13.5-18.2 1,626 84.3 81.8-86.5
Piedmont 2,832 321 14.2 12.6-16.0 2,511 85.8 84.0-87.4
Western NC 1,027 116 14.3 11.4-17.7 911 85.7 82.3-88.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 773 81 11.5 8.8-15.0 692 88.5 85.0-91.2
Northwest 874 115 16.1 13.1-19.7 759 83.9 80.3-86.9
Charlotte 820 102 16.3 13.2-20.0 718 83.7 80.0-86.8
Greensboro 528 62 15.7 12.1-20.1 466 84.3 79.9-87.9
Southern Regional 507 59 14.5 11.0-18.9 448 85.5 81.1-89.0
Southeast 317 35 14.9 10.4-20.8 282 85.1 79.2-89.6
Wake 866 73 10.3 8.1-13.1 793 89.7 86.9-91.9
Area L & Eastern 1,021 131 17.8 14.4-21.7 890 82.2 78.3-85.6

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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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