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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 12,085 4,823 44.1 42.6-45.5 7,262 55.9 54.5-57.4
-Buncombe County 262 109 44.7 37.0-52.6 153 55.3 47.4-63.0
GENDER
Male 101 50 48.8 36.4-61.3 51 51.2 38.7-63.6
Female 161 59 40.7 31.7-50.4 102 59.3 49.6-68.3
RACE
White 245 103 45.9 38.2-53.8 142 54.1 46.2-61.8
Other 13 4 13.8 2.9-46.0 9 86.2 54.0-97.1
AGE
18-44 50 22 42.0 28.0-57.5 28 58.0 42.5-72.0
45+ 207 84 46.4 38.4-54.5 123 53.6 45.5-61.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 17 20.3 11.7-32.8 80 79.7 67.2-88.3
Some College + 165 92 61.7 52.5-70.1 73 38.3 29.9-47.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 44 34.0 24.5-45.0 93 66.0 55.0-75.5
$50,000+ 80 54 72.0 59.9-81.5 26 28.0 18.5-40.1

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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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