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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 447 139 38.2 31.3-45.6 308 61.8 54.4-68.7
GENDER
Male 141 63 46.4 33.4-59.8 78 53.6 40.2-66.6
Female 306 76 31.5 24.5-39.3 230 68.5 60.7-75.5
RACE
White 285 98 42.6 33.2-52.5 187 57.4 47.5-66.8
Other 160 39 29.4 20.8-39.9 121 70.6 60.1-79.2
AGE
18-44 124 64 49.2 36.6-61.9 60 50.8 38.1-63.4
45+ 319 74 25.8 20.6-31.7 245 74.2 68.3-79.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 42 25.9 16.5-38.1 177 74.1 61.9-83.5
Some College + 227 96 49.8 40.9-58.7 131 50.2 41.3-59.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 246 58 31.4 22.3-42.2 188 68.6 57.8-77.7
$50,000+ 141 66 53.0 42.9-62.8 75 47.0 37.2-57.1

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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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