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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Drinking & Driving

During the past 30 days, how many times have you driven when you've had
perhaps too much to drink?*

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  Total
Respond.^
One or more times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,273 127 3.1 2.4- 4.0 6,146 96.9 96.0-97.6
-Gaston County 144 4 11.0 3.3-31.0 140 89.0 69.0-96.7
GENDER
Male 77 3 11.9 2.5-41.9 74 88.1 58.1-97.5
Female 67 1 9.6 1.4-43.8 66 90.4 56.2-98.6
RACE
White 128 3 6.6 1.5-25.0 125 93.4 75.0-98.5
Other 16 1 24.7 4.0-71.9 15 75.3 28.1-96.0
AGE
18-44 50 2 16.5 4.4-46.1 48 83.5 53.9-95.6
45+ 94 2 3.0 0.7-11.1 92 97.0 88.9-99.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 2 21.7 6.0-54.6 53 78.3 45.4-94.0
Some College + 89 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5 87 97.8 91.5-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 1 15.1 2.4-56.6 58 84.9 43.4-97.6
$50,000+ 71 2 2.6 0.6- 9.8 69 97.4 90.2-99.4

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*This question was asked only of those who've had a least one drink in the past 30 days.

^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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