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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage?*

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  Total
Respond.^
No drinks 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,173 84 1.1 0.8- 1.6 1,703 28.9 27.2-30.7 1,900 32.5 30.7-34.4 1,856 30.0 28.3-31.8 630 7.4 6.7- 8.3
-Wayne County 136 0 0.0 . - . 44 29.5 20.8-40.0 41 32.3 21.3-45.6 39 33.5 23.3-45.5 12 4.7 2.5- 8.7
GENDER
Male 61 0 0.0 . - . 14 23.3 12.6-39.0 20 31.9 16.7-52.2 21 39.4 23.9-57.5 6 5.4 2.2-12.5
Female 75 0 0.0 . - . 30 36.8 24.5-51.2 21 32.7 19.2-50.0 18 26.5 15.7-41.2 6 3.9 1.6- 9.1
RACE
White 95 0 0.0 . - . 24 22.6 13.8-34.7 32 35.3 21.7-51.8 30 36.7 23.9-51.7 9 5.4 2.6-11.0
Other 39 0 0.0 . - . 18 44.7 27.2-63.7 9 25.7 11.8-47.3 9 26.5 12.8-46.9 3 3.1 0.9-10.0
AGE
18-44 63 0 0.0 . - . 26 31.5 19.9-46.1 15 32.0 17.6-50.8 20 34.8 21.3-51.3 2 1.7 0.3- 7.7
45+ 72 0 0.0 . - . 17 24.5 15.0-37.4 26 33.2 22.6-45.9 19 30.8 20.0-44.3 10 11.5 6.1-20.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 0 0.0 . - . 16 30.0 15.1-51.0 16 42.7 20.6-68.1 9 26.0 9.6-53.5 1 1.3 0.2- 9.3
Some College + 93 0 0.0 . - . 28 29.8 19.7-42.2 24 25.5 15.4-39.1 30 38.2 26.7-51.1 11 6.6 3.4-12.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 0 0.0 . - . 18 28.9 15.6-47.2 20 41.1 22.1-63.2 16 27.8 15.0-45.7 3 2.2 0.6- 7.3
$50,000+ 65 0 0.0 . - . 20 29.7 18.3-44.4 15 19.0 10.7-31.5 21 42.9 27.7-59.6 9 8.3 4.0-16.6

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*This question asked only of respondents who reported drinking at least one drink in the last month.

^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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