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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many times have you driven when you've had perhaps too much to drink?

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  Total
Respond.^
Once Two or more times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,718 72 1.4 1.1- 1.9 42 0.8 0.5- 1.1 5,604 97.8 97.3-98.3
-Wake County 335 5 1.5 0.5- 4.0 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 327 98.1 95.7-99.2
GENDER
Male 154 2 1.3 0.3- 6.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 151 98.4 94.1-99.6
Female 181 3 1.6 0.4- 5.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 176 97.6 93.7-99.1
RACE
White 272 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 266 98.8 97.3-99.5
Other 58 2 4.6 1.1-16.9 0 0.0 . - . 56 95.4 83.1-98.9
AGE
18-44 202 5 2.4 0.8- 6.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 195 97.1 93.3-98.8
45+ 133 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 132 99.7 97.6- 100
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 57 98.8 95.3-99.7
Some College + 276 5 1.9 0.7- 5.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 270 97.9 94.8-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 107 2 2.5 0.5-11.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5 103 96.4 88.6-98.9
$50,000+ 164 3 1.4 0.4- 5.0 0 0.0 . - . 161 98.6 95.0-99.6

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported drinking at least one drink in the last month.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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