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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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 13,127 5,382 45.5 44.0-47.1 7,745 54.5 52.9-56.0
-Durham County 410 211 53.9 46.5-61.2 199 46.1 38.8-53.5
GENDER
Male 162 96 61.6 51.2-71.0 66 38.4 29.0-48.8
Female 248 115 47.0 37.1-57.2 133 53.0 42.8-62.9
RACE
White 255 147 59.6 51.5-67.1 108 40.4 32.9-48.5
Other 153 64 52.5 42.0-62.7 89 47.5 37.3-58.0
AGE
18-44 136 77 55.4 43.4-66.8 59 44.6 33.2-56.6
45+ 269 133 52.4 45.3-59.4 136 47.6 40.6-54.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 30 39.6 25.6-55.4 78 60.4 44.6-74.4
Some College + 301 180 61.8 54.4-68.7 121 38.2 31.3-45.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 60 39.2 27.7-52.0 102 60.8 48.0-72.3
$50,000+ 195 132 69.3 61.3-76.4 63 30.7 23.6-38.7

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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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