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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Alcohol Consumption-MALES

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
-MALES 4,468 2,198 51.3 48.9-53.7 2,270 48.7 46.3-51.1
RACE
White 3,588 1,828 54.5 51.9-57.0 1,760 45.5 43.0-48.1
African American 551 220 40.3 34.1-46.8 331 59.7 53.2-65.9
Other Minorities 301 136 47.8 38.7-56.9 165 52.2 43.1-61.3
AGE
18-24 160 81 46.5 36.7-56.7 79 53.5 43.3-63.3
25-34 353 203 59.9 52.9-66.5 150 40.1 33.5-47.1
35-44 642 393 58.9 53.9-63.7 249 41.1 36.3-46.1
45-54 889 516 56.8 52.2-61.2 373 43.2 38.8-47.8
55-64 1,059 500 43.4 39.4-47.5 559 56.6 52.5-60.6
65+ 1,337 495 36.2 32.9-39.7 842 63.8 60.3-67.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 594 151 32.8 26.7-39.5 443 67.2 60.5-73.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,248 473 42.2 37.4-47.2 775 57.8 52.8-62.6
Some Post-H.S. 987 507 55.5 50.6-60.3 480 44.5 39.7-49.4
College Graduate 1,635 1,066 65.2 61.7-68.5 569 34.8 31.5-38.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 399 113 37.3 29.7-45.5 286 62.7 54.5-70.3
$15,000- 24,999 660 220 33.7 27.6-40.5 440 66.3 59.5-72.4
$25,000- 34,999 482 197 47.7 40.6-54.9 285 52.3 45.1-59.4
$35,000- 49,999 572 281 49.1 42.8-55.6 291 50.9 44.4-57.2
$50,000- 74,999 644 368 57.7 52.2-63.1 276 42.3 36.9-47.8
$75,000+ 1,194 824 69.9 66.0-73.5 370 30.1 26.5-34.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,599 608 40.8 36.9-44.9 991 59.2 55.1-63.1
No 2,661 1,483 55.7 52.6-58.8 1,178 44.3 41.2-47.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,498 692 51.0 47.2-54.8 806 49.0 45.2-52.8
Non-Veteran 2,967 1,505 51.4 48.5-54.3 1,462 48.6 45.7-51.5

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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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