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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage?*

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  Total
Respond.^
No drinks 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,708 50 0.7 0.4- 1.1 1,286 28.9 26.8-31.0 1,394 31.4 29.2-33.7 1,484 31.1 29.0-33.3 494 7.9 6.9- 9.0
-Wake County 388 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9 104 27.7 21.9-34.5 119 33.4 26.2-41.4 135 34.4 27.9-41.5 28 4.3 2.8- 6.5
GENDER
Male 156 0 0.0 . - . 30 20.9 13.2-31.6 42 33.7 22.5-47.0 69 40.8 30.3-52.3 15 4.6 2.5- 8.3
Female 232 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 74 36.1 28.7-44.3 77 33.0 26.1-40.7 66 26.5 20.2-33.9 13 3.9 2.1- 7.0
RACE
White 315 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 74 24.3 19.0-30.6 95 31.7 25.1-39.1 119 38.5 31.9-45.5 25 5.2 3.3- 8.1
Other 68 0 0.0 . - . 29 35.4 20.5-53.7 22 37.8 20.5-58.8 14 24.8 12.2-44.0 3 2.0 0.5- 7.3
AGE
18-44 142 0 0.0 . - . 45 30.8 21.8-41.5 45 36.6 25.8-49.0 50 31.8 23.1-42.0 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5
45+ 242 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 58 23.4 17.7-30.4 73 28.9 22.2-36.6 84 38.3 29.8-47.4 26 9.3 6.0-14.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 21 30.9 15.5-52.1 22 47.2 26.4-69.0 9 18.2 6.8-40.6 4 3.1 0.9-10.1
Some College + 330 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 82 26.7 21.1-33.1 97 29.2 23.2-36.1 126 39.4 32.8-46.4 24 4.6 2.9- 7.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 101 0 0.0 . - . 34 35.5 20.7-53.8 28 32.6 16.9-53.7 26 25.8 13.5-43.6 13 6.0 3.0-11.7
$50,000+ 252 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 58 24.0 18.3-30.8 80 32.8 25.4-41.2 102 39.6 32.3-47.4 11 3.5 1.8- 6.6

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*This question asked only of respondents who reported drinking at least one drink in the last month.

^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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