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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 2,998 57 2.9 2.0- 4.1 2,941 97.1 95.9-98.0
GENDER
Male 1,355 38 3.6 2.3- 5.5 1,317 96.4 94.5-97.7
Female 1,643 19 2.0 1.1- 3.5 1,624 98.0 96.5-98.9
RACE
White 2,499 46 2.9 2.0- 4.4 2,453 97.1 95.6-98.0
African American 355 8 3.5 1.5- 8.1 347 96.5 91.9-98.5
Other Minorities 126 3 1.6 0.5- 5.3 123 98.4 94.7-99.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 80 1 3.6 0.5-21.5 79 96.4 78.5-99.5
Non-Hispanic 2,909 56 2.8 2.0- 4.0 2,853 97.2 96.0-98.0
AGE
18-24 78 3 3.2 1.0- 9.6 75 96.8 90.4-99.0
25-34 291 9 4.5 2.1- 9.6 282 95.5 90.4-97.9
35-44 581 19 3.7 2.2- 6.4 562 96.3 93.6-97.8
45-54 712 15 2.0 1.1- 3.6 697 98.0 96.4-98.9
55-64 668 7 1.1 0.5- 2.2 661 98.9 97.8-99.5
65+ 641 3 0.5 0.1- 1.5 638 99.5 98.5-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 124 0 0.0 . - . 124 100 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 567 8 2.0 0.7- 5.1 559 98.0 94.9-99.3
Some Post-H.S. 711 21 3.9 2.2- 6.9 690 96.1 93.1-97.8
College Graduate 1,592 28 3.2 2.0- 5.3 1,564 96.8 94.7-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 125 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 124 99.7 97.6- 100
$15,000- 24,999 262 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 261 99.5 96.7-99.9
$25,000- 34,999 237 9 3.9 1.3-10.8 228 96.1 89.2-98.7
$35,000- 49,999 374 9 3.4 1.5- 7.8 365 96.6 92.2-98.5
$50,000-74,999 485 10 4.0 1.5-10.0 475 96.0 90.0-98.5
$75,000+ 1,176 23 3.4 2.1- 5.6 1,153 96.6 94.4-97.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 779 13 2.2 1.1- 4.4 766 97.8 95.6-98.9
No 2,126 40 2.9 1.9- 4.5 2,086 97.1 95.5-98.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 428 8 3.0 1.1- 8.0 420 97.0 92.0-98.9
Non-Veteran 2,569 49 2.9 2.0- 4.2 2,520 97.1 95.8-98.0

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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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