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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 406 187 47.0 40.3-53.9 219 53.0 46.1-59.7
GENDER
Male 151 85 55.3 43.9-66.1 66 44.7 33.9-56.1
Female 255 102 38.2 31.3-45.5 153 61.8 54.5-68.7
RACE
White 340 160 48.5 41.3-55.7 180 51.5 44.3-58.7
Other 63 26 43.3 26.9-61.3 37 56.7 38.7-73.1
AGE
18-44 132 70 48.0 36.8-59.4 62 52.0 40.6-63.2
45+ 269 117 46.7 39.6-53.9 152 53.3 46.1-60.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 49 42.0 29.6-55.5 95 58.0 44.5-70.4
Some College + 261 138 50.5 43.0-57.9 123 49.5 42.1-57.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 56 40.3 28.4-53.5 103 59.7 46.5-71.6
$50,000+ 181 115 62.2 53.7-70.0 66 37.8 30.0-46.3

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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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