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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 407 135 37.9 31.4-44.9 272 62.1 55.1-68.6
GENDER
Male 164 73 49.1 39.4-59.0 91 50.9 41.0-60.6
Female 243 62 28.2 19.9-38.2 181 71.8 61.8-80.1
RACE
White 361 122 38.9 31.8-46.6 239 61.1 53.4-68.2
Other 44 13 33.5 19.1-51.9 31 66.5 48.1-80.9
AGE
18-44 117 46 42.9 31.9-54.5 71 57.1 45.5-68.1
45+ 289 89 32.9 26.5-39.9 200 67.1 60.1-73.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 236 63 33.9 26.0-42.7 173 66.1 57.3-74.0
Some College + 171 72 43.8 33.1-55.1 99 56.2 44.9-66.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 243 68 36.3 27.4-46.3 175 63.7 53.7-72.6
$50,000+ 111 56 48.2 36.5-60.1 55 51.8 39.9-63.5

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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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