2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Tobacco Use

Use of Any Tobacco Product*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Use Use at least 1 Product
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,962 3,958 77.4 75.9-78.9 1,004 22.6 21.1-24.1
Region 3 574 463 78.9 74.6-82.7 111 21.1 17.3-25.4
GENDER
Male 260 202 76.5 70.1-81.9 58 23.5 18.1-29.9
Female 314 261 81.1 75.1-85.9 53 18.9 14.1-24.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 439 350 76.8 71.7-81.2 89 23.2 18.8-28.3
Non-Hispanic Black 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 70 59 89.5 78.8-95.2 11 10.5 4.8-21.2
AGE
18-44 163 125 74.2 65.6-81.3 38 25.8 18.7-34.4
45-64 205 155 75.6 68.5-81.6 50 24.4 18.4-31.5
65+ 196 173 90.2 85.0-93.8 23 9.8 6.2-15.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 213 159 73.1 65.4-79.7 54 26.9 20.3-34.6
Some Post-H.S. 178 137 76.9 69.1-83.3 41 23.1 16.7-30.9
College Graduate 183 167 92.0 86.2-95.5 16 8.0 4.5-13.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 177 71.7 64.3-78.1 68 28.3 21.9-35.7
$50,000+ 213 182 82.5 75.3-88.0 31 17.5 12.0-24.7
Don't know/Not Sure 116 104 87.7 78.9-93.2 12 12.3 6.8-21.1

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*Current use of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, cigars, or hookah.
This table only includes respondents who were asked the state-added questions on other tobacco products.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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