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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Other Tobacco Products

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
Region 3 543 76 17.2 13.2-22.1 467 82.8 77.9-86.8
GENDER
Male 242 37 16.9 11.8-23.5 205 83.1 76.5-88.2
Female 301 39 17.5 11.8-25.1 262 82.5 74.9-88.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 429 61 19.1 14.3-25.1 368 80.9 74.9-85.7
Non-Hispanic Black 65 *** *** *** 57 89.8 79.6-95.2
Other 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 146 31 22.1 14.4-32.2 115 77.9 67.8-85.6
44-64 213 34 19.4 13.6-27.0 179 80.6 73.0-86.4
65+ 179 *** *** *** 169 94.2 88.8-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 35 17.0 11.8-23.8 184 83.0 76.2-88.2
Some College + 322 40 17.3 11.6-24.8 282 82.7 75.2-88.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 274 46 18.1 13.2-24.5 228 81.9 75.5-86.8
$50,000+ 175 19 13.0 7.9-20.6 156 87.0 79.4-92.1

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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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