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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 426 51 16.2 12.1-21.4 375 83.8 78.6-87.9
GENDER
Male 187 27 20.1 13.5-28.7 160 79.9 71.3-86.5
Female 239 24 12.6 8.2-18.9 215 87.4 81.1-91.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 245 31 16.6 11.4-23.6 214 83.4 76.4-88.6
Non-Hispanic Black 122 *** *** *** 114 90.4 80.4-95.6
Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 140 29 24.8 17.3-34.4 111 75.2 65.6-82.7
44-64 168 19 12.9 7.9-20.4 149 87.1 79.6-92.1
65+ 114 *** *** *** 111 96.6 89.9-98.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 26 21.3 14.3-30.4 139 78.7 69.6-85.7
Some College + 260 25 12.7 8.2-19.1 235 87.3 80.9-91.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 27 20.1 13.5-28.8 163 79.9 71.2-86.5
$50,000+ 144 11 8.4 4.4-15.2 133 91.6 84.8-95.6

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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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