2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 589 483 80.0 75.8-83.6 106 20.0 16.4-24.2
GENDER
Male 264 203 74.4 67.7-80.1 61 25.6 19.9-32.3
Female 325 280 84.9 79.3-89.2 45 15.1 10.8-20.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 352 291 79.5 73.9-84.1 61 20.5 15.9-26.1
Non-Hispanic Black 153 128 81.4 72.2-88.1 25 18.6 11.9-27.8
Other 84 64 79.7 68.8-87.4 20 20.3 12.6-31.2
AGE
18-44 195 148 75.8 68.2-82.1 47 24.2 17.9-31.8
45-64 210 172 79.3 71.6-85.3 38 20.7 14.7-28.4
65+ 172 151 86.7 79.3-91.7 21 13.3 8.3-20.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 122 72.0 63.5-79.2 47 28.0 20.8-36.5
Some Post-H.S. 155 121 78.2 69.7-84.8 34 21.8 15.2-30.3
College Graduate 265 240 89.5 84.2-93.2 25 10.5 6.8-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 222 163 71.8 64.4-78.2 59 28.2 21.8-35.6
$50,000+ 249 219 85.8 79.1-90.6 30 14.2 9.4-20.9
Don't know/Not Sure 118 101 83.6 73.6-90.2 17 16.4 9.8-26.4

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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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