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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 474 188 43.4 37.3-49.8 286 56.6 50.2-62.7
GENDER
Male 163 80 48.9 38.2-59.8 83 51.1 40.2-61.8
Female 311 108 38.5 31.7-45.7 203 61.5 54.3-68.3
RACE
White 274 111 46.6 37.9-55.6 163 53.4 44.4-62.1
Other 198 77 39.9 31.7-48.8 121 60.1 51.2-68.3
AGE
18-44 150 80 49.3 38.7-60.0 70 50.7 40.0-61.3
45+ 320 108 37.7 31.6-44.3 212 62.3 55.7-68.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 66 39.3 29.5-50.1 140 60.7 49.9-70.5
Some College + 266 122 47.0 39.6-54.5 144 53.0 45.5-60.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 267 95 39.3 30.9-48.5 172 60.7 51.5-69.1
$50,000+ 153 79 57.0 47.7-65.9 74 43.0 34.1-52.3

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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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