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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Alcohol Consumption-WHITES

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
-WHITES 9,423 3,988 47.4 45.7-49.0 5,435 52.6 51.0-54.3
GENDER
Male 3,588 1,828 54.5 51.9-57.0 1,760 45.5 43.0-48.1
Female 5,835 2,160 40.8 38.8-42.8 3,675 59.2 57.2-61.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 177 75 44.7 34.4-55.6 102 55.3 44.4-65.6
Non-Hispanic 9,240 3,911 47.4 45.8-49.1 5,329 52.6 50.9-54.2
AGE
18-24 228 101 46.4 37.6-55.4 127 53.6 44.6-62.4
25-34 635 344 56.2 51.1-61.1 291 43.8 38.9-48.9
35-44 1,264 711 56.8 53.3-60.2 553 43.2 39.8-46.7
45-54 1,718 912 52.9 49.8-56.0 806 47.1 44.0-50.2
55-64 2,121 935 42.9 40.1-45.7 1,186 57.1 54.3-59.9
65+ 3,385 961 30.2 28.2-32.3 2,424 69.8 67.7-71.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,036 146 23.6 18.6-29.5 890 76.4 70.5-81.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,663 750 34.2 31.1-37.6 1,913 65.8 62.4-68.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,375 1,024 49.0 45.6-52.4 1,351 51.0 47.6-54.4
College Graduate 3,337 2,066 63.0 60.6-65.4 1,271 37.0 34.6-39.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 854 148 21.7 17.5-26.6 706 78.3 73.4-82.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,358 342 28.1 24.3-32.2 1,016 71.9 67.8-75.7
$25,000- 34,999 969 334 40.3 35.2-45.7 635 59.7 54.3-64.8
$35,000-49,999 1,194 514 43.1 39.0-47.3 680 56.9 52.7-61.0
$50,000- 74,999 1,322 667 51.1 47.2-54.9 655 48.9 45.1-52.8
$75,000+ 2,227 1,518 68.6 65.7-71.3 709 31.4 28.7-34.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,487 1,057 35.8 33.1-38.7 2,430 64.2 61.3-66.9
No 5,603 2,783 52.8 50.7-54.9 2,820 47.2 45.1-49.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,361 633 51.2 47.3-55.1 728 48.8 44.9-52.7
Non-Veteran 8,060 3,355 46.8 45.0-48.5 4,705 53.2 51.5-55.0

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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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