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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Drinking & Driving

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
-Wake County 341 10 3.8 1.7- 8.0 331 96.2 92.0-98.3
GENDER
Male 165 6 5.4 2.1-12.8 159 94.6 87.2-97.9
Female 176 4 1.7 0.5- 5.2 172 98.3 94.8-99.5
RACE
White 270 9 4.5 1.9-10.0 261 95.5 90.0-98.1
Other 71 1 1.8 0.3-12.0 70 98.2 88.0-99.7
AGE
18-44 128 6 5.5 2.2-13.3 122 94.5 86.7-97.8
45+ 209 4 1.7 0.5- 5.2 205 98.3 94.8-99.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 5 14.0 5.2-32.7 46 86.0 67.3-94.8
Some College + 290 5 1.4 0.5- 3.8 285 98.6 96.2-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 4 6.3 2.3-16.1 85 93.7 83.9-97.7
$50,000+ 221 6 3.4 1.1- 9.8 215 96.6 90.2-98.9

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*This question 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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