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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 425 193 49.2 43.2-55.3 232 50.8 44.7-56.8
GENDER
Male 146 88 63.7 54.1-72.3 58 36.3 27.7-45.9
Female 279 105 38.5 31.4-46.2 174 61.5 53.8-68.6
RACE
White 372 179 51.6 45.2-58.1 193 48.4 41.9-54.8
Other 51 14 37.0 21.8-55.4 37 63.0 44.6-78.2
AGE
18-44 127 72 54.7 44.6-64.5 55 45.3 35.5-55.4
45+ 297 120 43.5 36.9-50.4 177 56.5 49.6-63.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 59 37.5 28.7-47.1 129 62.5 52.9-71.3
Some College + 235 134 57.9 49.8-65.5 101 42.1 34.5-50.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 74 41.9 33.3-51.1 127 58.1 48.9-66.7
$50,000+ 158 98 60.0 50.1-69.1 60 40.0 30.9-49.9

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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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