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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 Demographics

Other Tobacco Products

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,205 212 4.9 4.2- 5.8 4,993 95.1 94.2-95.8
Regions 1 & 2 894 34 4.3 2.8- 6.7 860 95.7 93.3-97.2
GENDER
Male 385 20 5.8 3.1-10.4 365 94.2 89.6-96.9
Female 509 14 3.0 1.6- 5.6 495 97.0 94.4-98.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 774 26 3.9 2.3- 6.5 748 96.1 93.5-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 79 *** *** *** 73 90.1 76.0-96.3
AGE
18-44 223 17 7.8 4.3-13.9 206 92.2 86.1-95.7
45-64 323 13 3.8 1.9- 7.1 310 96.2 92.9-98.1
65+ 337 *** *** *** 334 99.5 98.5-99.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 371 15 5.2 2.6-10.0 356 94.8 90.0-97.4
Some College + 524 19 3.6 2.1- 5.9 505 96.4 94.1-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 460 19 4.8 2.5- 9.0 441 95.2 91.0-97.5
$50,000+ 276 13 6.1 3.2-11.2 263 93.9 88.8-96.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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