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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Drinking & Driving-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 3,304 41 1.5 1.0- 2.3 3,263 98.5 97.7-99.0
RACE
White 2,776 34 1.3 0.7- 2.1 2,742 98.7 97.9-99.3
African American 387 4 1.4 0.5- 3.8 383 98.6 96.2-99.5
Other Minorities 132 3 5.7 1.6-17.9 129 94.3 82.1-98.4
AGE
18-24 97 3 3.7 1.1-11.5 94 96.3 88.5-98.9
25-34 372 10 2.2 1.1- 4.5 362 97.8 95.5-98.9
35-44 646 6 0.8 0.3- 2.4 640 99.2 97.6-99.7
45-54 808 16 1.6 0.9- 3.0 792 98.4 97.0-99.1
55-64 670 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8 665 99.3 98.2-99.7
65-74 434 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 433 99.9 99.3- 100
75+ 252 0 0.0 . - . 252 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 121 1 4.7 0.7-26.4 120 95.3 73.6-99.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 660 9 1.7 0.7- 3.8 651 98.3 96.2-99.3
Some Post-H.S. 998 11 1.2 0.5- 3.0 987 98.8 97.0-99.5
College Graduate 1,521 20 1.3 0.7- 2.2 1,501 98.7 97.8-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 156 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 154 99.0 96.1-99.8
$15,000- 24,999 344 10 4.5 1.9-10.0 334 95.5 90.0-98.1
$25,000- 34,999 294 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 292 99.3 97.3-99.8
$35,000- 49,999 524 10 2.0 0.9- 4.5 514 98.0 95.5-99.1
$50,000-74,999 574 8 1.5 0.5- 3.9 566 98.5 96.1-99.5
$75,000+ 1,031 7 0.5 0.2- 1.0 1,024 99.5 99.0-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 890 15 3.2 1.6- 6.3 875 96.8 93.7-98.4
No 2,359 26 1.0 0.6- 1.7 2,333 99.0 98.3-99.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 96 3 4.4 1.2-15.0 93 95.6 85.0-98.8
Non-Veteran 3,208 38 1.4 0.9- 2.2 3,170 98.6 97.8-99.1

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*This qustion 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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