2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 787 607 73.6 69.1-77.6 180 26.4 22.4-30.9
GENDER
Male 358 265 70.7 63.6-76.8 93 29.3 23.2-36.4
Female 429 342 76.3 70.6-81.2 87 23.7 18.8-29.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 476 369 74.6 69.5-79.1 107 25.4 20.9-30.5
Non-Hispanic Black 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 179 132 76.6 67.4-83.9 47 23.4 16.1-32.6
AGE
18-44 223 156 65.2 57.1-72.4 67 34.8 27.6-42.9
45-64 270 195 72.0 64.6-78.3 75 28.0 21.7-35.4
65+ 269 233 88.1 82.9-91.9 36 11.9 8.1-17.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 329 230 65.7 58.4-72.4 99 34.3 27.6-41.6
Some Post-H.S. 222 169 72.7 64.6-79.6 53 27.3 20.4-35.4
College Graduate 228 204 91.4 86.4-94.7 24 8.6 5.3-13.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 362 252 63.5 56.2-70.2 110 36.5 29.8-43.8
$50,000+ 262 219 80.4 73.3-86.0 43 19.6 14.0-26.7
Don't know/Not Sure 163 136 85.1 76.7-90.8 27 14.9 9.2-23.3

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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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