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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

E-Cigarettes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,190 604 22.3 20.6-24.1 2,586 77.7 75.9-79.4
Medicaid Region 5 416 73 19.6 15.3-24.8 343 80.4 75.2-84.7
GENDER
Male 151 24 18.7 12.1-27.7 127 81.3 72.3-87.9
Female 265 49 20.4 15.1-26.9 216 79.6 73.1-84.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 178 31 19.3 13.4-26.9 147 80.7 73.1-86.6
Non-Hispanic Black 126 20 18.8 11.5-29.2 106 81.2 70.8-88.5
Other 112 22 22.1 14.2-32.6 90 77.9 67.4-85.8
AGE
18-44 139 35 28.5 20.2-38.7 104 71.5 61.3-79.8
45-64 145 31 21.8 15.0-30.6 114 78.2 69.4-85.0
65+ 126 *** *** *** 119 94.7 88.1-97.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 183 32 18.0 12.2-25.6 151 82.0 74.4-87.8
Some Post-H.S. 127 27 24.4 16.3-34.7 100 75.6 65.3-83.7
College Graduate 104 14 16.2 9.3-26.8 90 83.8 73.2-90.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 40 22.8 16.2-31.0 153 77.2 69.0-83.8
$50,000+ 119 18 19.4 11.8-30.3 101 80.6 69.7-88.2
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 104 15 14.5 8.4-23.8 89 85.5 76.2-91.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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