SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-Catawba County 448 179 43.9 37.9-50.0 269 56.1 50.0-62.1
GENDER
Male 178 89 54.3 45.1-63.3 89 45.7 36.7-54.9
Female 270 90 33.8 26.9-41.5 180 66.2 58.5-73.1
RACE
White 389 156 44.3 38.0-50.8 233 55.7 49.2-62.0
Other 57 22 42.4 27.5-58.7 35 57.6 41.3-72.5
AGE
18-44 122 61 49.6 39.0-60.2 61 50.4 39.8-61.0
45+ 322 116 38.9 32.9-45.3 206 61.1 54.7-67.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 65 39.3 30.7-48.5 131 60.7 51.5-69.3
Some College + 252 114 47.8 39.7-56.0 138 52.2 44.0-60.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 81 41.9 33.5-50.8 159 58.1 49.2-66.5
$50,000+ 156 82 50.3 41.0-59.5 74 49.7 40.5-59.0

Back to Alcohol Consumption.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook