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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 395 203 51.1 43.7-58.4 192 48.9 41.6-56.3
GENDER
Male 146 93 58.8 46.2-70.4 53 41.2 29.6-53.8
Female 249 110 42.1 34.9-49.5 139 57.9 50.5-65.1
RACE
White 225 135 62.2 53.7-70.1 90 37.8 29.9-46.3
Other 167 67 43.4 32.8-54.6 100 56.6 45.4-67.2
AGE
18-44 135 76 52.1 40.5-63.4 59 47.9 36.6-59.5
45+ 259 127 49.9 42.7-57.1 132 50.1 42.9-57.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 38 38.1 26.1-51.7 80 61.9 48.3-73.9
Some College + 277 165 59.0 50.4-67.1 112 41.0 32.9-49.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 62 41.5 30.0-53.9 108 58.5 46.1-70.0
$50,000+ 183 124 66.1 57.4-73.9 59 33.9 26.1-42.6

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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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