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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Alcohol Consumption

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
-Wake County 700 397 58.6 53.2-63.9 303 41.4 36.1-46.8
GENDER
Male 252 162 66.7 57.9-74.5 90 33.3 25.5-42.1
Female 448 235 50.8 44.7-56.9 213 49.2 43.1-55.3
RACE
White 517 321 65.5 60.0-70.6 196 34.5 29.4-40.0
Other 173 71 47.8 36.4-59.4 102 52.2 40.6-63.6
AGE
18-44 231 145 59.5 51.0-67.5 86 40.5 32.5-49.0
45+ 461 248 57.8 52.1-63.3 213 42.2 36.7-47.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 166 59 50.1 37.1-63.1 107 49.9 36.9-62.9
Some College + 532 337 61.9 56.3-67.3 195 38.1 32.7-43.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 102 49.7 38.7-60.7 136 50.3 39.3-61.3
$50,000+ 369 256 69.0 62.9-74.4 113 31.0 25.6-37.1

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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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