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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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 3,079 63 2.5 1.8- 3.3 3,016 97.5 96.7-98.2
-Western NC 393 6 2.4 0.9- 6.3 387 97.6 93.7-99.1
GENDER
Male 204 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 356 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 78 *** *** *** 78 100 . - .
75+ 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 77 *** *** *** 77 100 . - .
Some Post-H.S. 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 176 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 54 *** *** *** 54 100 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 140 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 94 *** *** *** 94 100 . - .
No 299 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 319 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 306 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*This question was asked only of those who had a least one drink in the past 30 days.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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