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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Drinking & Driving

During the past 30 days, how many times have you driven when you've had
perhaps too much to drink?*

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  Total
Respond.^
One or more times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,767 85 2.6 1.9- 3.5 4,682 97.4 96.5-98.1
-Eastern NC 1,109 20 2.3 1.1- 4.5 1,089 97.7 95.5-98.9
GENDER
Male 479 10 3.2 1.4- 7.4 469 96.8 92.6-98.6
Female 630 10 1.1 0.5- 2.2 620 98.9 97.8-99.5
RACE
White 835 14 2.2 0.9- 5.1 821 97.8 94.9-99.1
African American 195 4 1.7 0.6- 4.7 191 98.3 95.3-99.4
Other Minorities 76 2 4.2 0.7-21.3 74 95.8 78.7-99.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 41 0 0.0 . - . 41 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,066 20 2.4 1.2- 4.7 1,046 97.6 95.3-98.8
AGE
18-24 54 0 0.0 . - . 54 100 . - .
25-34 142 8 5.3 1.6-16.3 134 94.7 83.7-98.4
35-44 204 4 2.6 0.7- 8.9 200 97.4 91.1-99.3
45-54 247 2 2.2 0.5- 9.7 245 97.8 90.3-99.5
55-64 237 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3 232 98.7 96.7-99.5
65+ 219 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 218 99.2 94.7-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 61 0 0.0 . - . 61 100 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 263 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 261 99.2 96.9-99.8
Some Post-H.S. 330 6 1.9 0.6- 5.8 324 98.1 94.2-99.4
College Graduate 455 12 4.2 1.6-10.3 443 95.8 89.7-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 1 0.8 0.1- 5.9 71 99.2 94.1-99.9
$15,000- 24,999 138 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 136 98.4 93.7-99.6
$25,000- 34,999 108 5 4.5 1.2-16.0 103 95.5 84.0-98.8
$35,000- 49,999 153 4 4.4 1.1-16.2 149 95.6 83.8-98.9
$50,000-74,999 178 3 4.2 0.8-20.3 175 95.8 79.7-99.2
$75,000+ 337 5 1.1 0.4- 2.9 332 98.9 97.1-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 312 8 1.9 0.9- 4.2 304 98.1 95.8-99.1
No 758 12 2.5 1.1- 5.8 746 97.5 94.2-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 216 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 215 99.8 98.6- 100
Non-Veteran 893 19 2.8 1.4- 5.6 874 97.2 94.4-98.6

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*This question was asked only of those who had a least one drink in the past 30 days.

^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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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