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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Alcohol Consumption-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,617 2,625 37.2 35.5-39.0 4,992 62.8 61.0-64.5
RACE
White 5,835 2,160 40.8 38.8-42.8 3,675 59.2 57.2-61.2
African American 1,320 352 29.7 25.9-33.8 968 70.3 66.2-74.1
Other Minorities 420 100 24.2 18.2-31.5 320 75.8 68.5-81.8
AGE
18-24 190 64 35.8 27.0-45.6 126 64.2 54.4-73.0
25-34 621 283 43.2 38.2-48.3 338 56.8 51.7-61.8
35-44 1,064 496 45.1 41.3-48.9 568 54.9 51.1-58.7
45-54 1,391 593 43.3 39.9-46.7 798 56.7 53.3-60.1
55-64 1,623 583 35.1 32.1-38.1 1,040 64.9 61.9-67.9
65+ 2,636 578 21.4 19.5-23.5 2,058 78.6 76.5-80.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 946 83 12.1 7.9-18.1 863 87.9 81.9-92.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,237 506 27.8 24.6-31.3 1,731 72.2 68.7-75.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,032 732 39.1 35.6-42.6 1,300 60.9 57.4-64.4
College Graduate 2,388 1,301 53.4 50.5-56.4 1,087 46.6 43.6-49.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 929 138 15.9 12.7-19.8 791 84.1 80.2-87.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,245 282 27.6 23.3-32.3 963 72.4 67.7-76.7
$25,000- 34,999 811 228 31.1 26.0-36.8 583 68.9 63.2-74.0
$35,000- 49,999 934 352 37.5 32.9-42.4 582 62.5 57.6-67.1
$50,000- 74,999 945 421 42.1 37.7-46.6 524 57.9 53.4-62.3
$75,000+ 1,332 855 63.9 60.2-67.4 477 36.1 32.6-39.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,952 707 27.6 24.9-30.6 2,245 72.4 69.4-75.1
No 4,388 1,826 42.4 40.1-44.7 2,562 57.6 55.3-59.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 83 49.0 38.6-59.5 92 51.0 40.5-61.4
Non-Veteran 7,441 2,542 36.9 35.2-38.7 4,899 63.1 61.3-64.8

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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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