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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-Non-Hispanic White

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 White 3,871 485 16.7 15.1-18.4 3,386 83.3 81.6-84.9
GENDER
Male 1,647 233 18.9 16.4-21.7 1,414 81.1 78.3-83.6
Female 2,224 252 14.6 12.7-16.9 1,972 85.4 83.1-87.3
AGE
18-34 487 131 31.4 26.5-36.7 356 68.6 63.3-73.5
35-44 434 86 21.9 17.6-26.9 348 78.1 73.1-82.4
45-54 656 110 17.5 14.2-21.3 546 82.5 78.7-85.8
55-64 858 101 12.7 10.2-15.7 757 87.3 84.3-89.8
65-74 835 50 6.5 4.4- 9.5 785 93.5 90.5-95.6
75+ 569 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 284 53 21.1 15.3-28.4 231 78.9 71.6-84.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 966 149 20.8 17.5-24.4 817 79.2 75.6-82.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,139 183 19.5 16.7-22.6 956 80.5 77.4-83.3
College Graduate 1,469 98 7.8 6.2- 9.7 1,371 92.2 90.3-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 272 54 24.2 18.3-31.3 218 75.8 68.7-81.7
$15,000- 24,999 505 86 20.9 16.4-26.3 419 79.1 73.7-83.6
$25,000- 34,999 308 50 26.3 19.7-34.2 258 73.7 65.8-80.3
$35,000- 49,999 456 59 15.9 11.8-21.1 397 84.1 78.9-88.2
$50,000- 74,999 551 63 14.3 10.5-19.2 488 85.7 80.8-89.5
$75,000+ 1,006 78 11.4 8.9-14.4 928 88.6 85.6-91.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,122 181 19.7 16.7-23.1 941 80.3 76.9-83.3
No 2,734 301 15.5 13.6-17.5 2,433 84.5 82.5-86.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 557 62 12.0 9.0-15.9 495 88.0 84.1-91.0
Non-Veteran 3,310 422 17.4 15.6-19.3 2,888 82.6 80.7-84.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 925 107 15.9 12.8-19.5 818 84.1 80.5-87.2
Regional City or Suburban 927 125 16.8 14.0-20.0 802 83.2 80.0-86.0
Rural 2,019 253 17.1 14.7-19.7 1,766 82.9 80.3-85.3

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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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