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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 382 175 49.7 42.9-56.4 207 50.3 43.6-57.1
GENDER
Male 143 81 58.5 48.0-68.2 62 41.5 31.8-52.0
Female 239 94 42.0 33.8-50.8 145 58.0 49.2-66.2
RACE
White 291 147 55.7 48.3-62.9 144 44.3 37.1-51.7
Other 87 27 38.0 25.3-52.6 60 62.0 47.4-74.7
AGE
18-44 98 54 54.8 42.4-66.6 44 45.2 33.4-57.6
45+ 281 120 45.5 38.9-52.2 161 54.5 47.8-61.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 36 46.0 32.9-59.8 76 54.0 40.2-67.1
Some College + 270 139 51.2 43.5-58.9 131 48.8 41.1-56.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 48 40.9 29.7-53.1 91 59.1 46.9-70.3
$50,000+ 183 109 58.5 49.4-67.1 74 41.5 32.9-50.6

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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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