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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 707 76 14.5 11.4-18.1 631 85.5 81.9-88.6
GENDER
Male 295 36 15.7 11.1-21.5 259 84.3 78.5-88.9
Female 412 40 13.4 9.7-18.3 372 86.6 81.7-90.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 432 52 17.0 12.8-22.1 380 83.0 77.9-87.2
Non-Hispanic Black 164 13 9.5 5.4-16.0 151 90.5 84.0-94.6
Other 98 *** *** *** 88 87.7 77.6-93.6
AGE
18-44 247 46 21.1 15.8-27.7 201 78.9 72.3-84.2
44-64 254 26 12.5 8.4-18.2 228 87.5 81.8-91.6
65+ 195 *** *** *** 191 94.8 84.1-98.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 242 33 17.2 12.0-23.9 209 82.8 76.1-88.0
Some College + 460 42 12.7 9.2-17.1 418 87.3 82.9-90.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 308 41 16.9 12.3-23.0 267 83.1 77.0-87.7
$50,000+ 254 21 12.5 8.0-19.1 233 87.5 80.9-92.0

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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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