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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 420 191 46.5 39.5-53.6 229 53.5 46.4-60.5
GENDER
Male 162 84 55.0 44.7-64.9 78 45.0 35.1-55.3
Female 258 107 38.8 30.1-48.2 151 61.2 51.8-69.9
RACE
White 313 157 52.7 44.2-61.1 156 47.3 38.9-55.8
Other 104 33 35.4 23.7-49.2 71 64.6 50.8-76.3
AGE
18-44 107 57 53.0 40.1-65.5 50 47.0 34.5-59.9
45+ 310 132 40.8 34.5-47.3 178 59.2 52.7-65.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 52 39.2 26.6-53.3 107 60.8 46.7-73.4
Some College + 260 138 51.4 43.9-58.9 122 48.6 41.1-56.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 66 37.6 27.4-49.2 122 62.4 50.8-72.6
$50,000+ 176 110 63.9 54.5-72.4 66 36.1 27.6-45.5

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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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