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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, have you had at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, a malt beverage, or liquor?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,769 6,305 44.3 43.0-45.5 9,464 55.7 54.5-57.0
-Cabarrus County 368 149 47.7 40.5-55.0 219 52.3 45.0-59.5
GENDER
Male 138 74 55.0 44.1-65.5 64 45.0 34.5-55.9
Female 230 75 41.5 32.0-51.6 155 58.5 48.4-68.0
RACE
White 305 131 51.4 43.2-59.5 174 48.6 40.5-56.8
Other 62 17 31.0 19.2-46.0 45 69.0 54.0-80.8
AGE
18-44 108 52 52.3 40.0-64.3 56 47.7 35.7-60.0
45+ 257 97 43.7 36.4-51.2 160 56.3 48.8-63.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 151 42 30.9 22.1-41.3 109 69.1 58.7-77.9
Some College + 216 106 56.5 47.2-65.3 110 43.5 34.7-52.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 52 34.2 25.4-44.2 121 65.8 55.8-74.6
$50,000+ 147 84 63.9 53.5-73.2 63 36.1 26.8-46.5

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^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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