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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Drinking & Driving-WHITE MALES

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 MALES 2,458 67 3.7 2.6- 5.2 2,391 96.3 94.8-97.4
AGE
18-24 58 3 7.1 2.0-22.4 55 92.9 77.6-98.0
25-34 254 11 5.8 3.0-10.8 243 94.2 89.2-97.0
35-44 428 18 4.2 2.4- 7.4 410 95.8 92.6-97.6
45-54 514 17 3.5 2.0- 6.0 497 96.5 94.0-98.0
55-64 581 12 1.2 0.6- 2.2 569 98.8 97.8-99.4
65-74 405 4 0.5 0.2- 1.5 401 99.5 98.5-99.8
75+ 208 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 206 98.9 95.8-99.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 164 4 6.1 1.2-25.6 160 93.9 74.4-98.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 538 17 6.2 3.3-11.2 521 93.8 88.8-96.7
Some Post-H.S. 585 16 2.0 1.1- 3.6 569 98.0 96.4-98.9
College Graduate 1,166 30 3.1 2.0- 4.8 1,136 96.9 95.2-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 88 99.5 97.8-99.9
$15,000- 24,999 217 4 4.2 1.5-11.4 213 95.8 88.6-98.5
$25,000- 34,999 193 4 1.2 0.4- 3.8 189 98.8 96.2-99.6
$35,000- 49,999 339 9 4.2 1.5-11.4 330 95.8 88.6-98.5
$50,000-74,999 486 13 3.3 1.7- 6.3 473 96.7 93.7-98.3
$75,000+ 955 32 4.3 2.6- 7.1 923 95.7 92.9-97.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 712 21 5.4 2.7-10.6 691 94.6 89.4-97.3
No 1,694 44 3.2 2.1- 4.7 1,650 96.8 95.3-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 940 17 1.5 0.8- 3.0 923 98.5 97.0-99.2
Non-Veteran 1,516 50 4.6 3.1- 6.8 1,466 95.4 93.2-96.9

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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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