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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Drinking & Driving-WHITE 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
-WHITE FEMALES 2,776 34 1.3 0.7- 2.1 2,742 98.7 97.9-99.3
AGE
18-24 61 1 2.3 0.3-14.7 60 97.7 85.3-99.7
25-34 268 8 2.3 1.0- 5.2 260 97.7 94.8-99.0
35-44 512 6 1.1 0.4- 3.1 506 98.9 96.9-99.6
45-54 681 13 1.2 0.6- 2.3 668 98.8 97.7-99.4
55-64 594 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 589 99.2 97.9-99.7
65-74 407 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 406 99.9 99.3- 100
75+ 237 0 0.0 . - . 237 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 1 8.6 1.3-40.8 70 91.4 59.2-98.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 533 6 1.0 0.3- 3.0 527 99.0 97.0-99.7
Some Post-H.S. 840 8 0.5 0.3- 1.1 832 99.5 98.9-99.7
College Graduate 1,329 19 1.4 0.8- 2.5 1,310 98.6 97.5-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 100 2 1.5 0.4- 6.2 98 98.5 93.8-99.6
$15,000- 24,999 239 5 1.0 0.4- 2.5 234 99.0 97.5-99.6
$25,000- 34,999 224 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 223 99.5 96.4-99.9
$35,000- 49,999 443 9 2.1 0.9- 4.9 434 97.9 95.1-99.1
$50,000-74,999 492 8 1.8 0.7- 4.7 484 98.2 95.3-99.3
$75,000+ 952 7 0.5 0.2- 1.1 945 99.5 98.9-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 751 12 3.1 1.4- 6.8 739 96.9 93.2-98.6
No 1,984 22 0.7 0.4- 1.1 1,962 99.3 98.9-99.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 63 1 1.5 0.2-10.1 62 98.5 89.9-99.8
Non-Veteran 2,713 33 1.3 0.7- 2.1 2,680 98.7 97.9-99.3

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*This question was asked only of those who 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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