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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 764 74 12.1 9.5-15.3 690 87.9 84.7-90.5
GENDER
Male 330 35 13.3 9.3-18.6 295 86.7 81.4-90.7
Female 434 39 11.0 7.8-15.2 395 89.0 84.8-92.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 457 49 14.1 10.5-18.7 408 85.9 81.3-89.5
Non-Hispanic Black 182 19 11.0 6.7-17.6 163 89.0 82.4-93.3
Other 117 *** *** *** 111 93.7 85.0-97.5
AGE
18-44 302 46 18.2 13.5-24.2 256 81.8 75.8-86.5
44-64 272 24 9.6 6.2-14.6 248 90.4 85.4-93.8
65+ 182 *** *** *** 178 97.8 93.1-99.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 259 23 10.6 6.7-16.3 236 89.4 83.7-93.3
Some College + 503 51 13.0 9.7-17.2 452 87.0 82.8-90.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 305 39 15.8 11.1-21.8 266 84.2 78.2-88.9
$50,000+ 307 23 9.4 6.1-14.3 284 90.6 85.7-93.9

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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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