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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Drinking & Driving-Non-Hispanic Black

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 3,025 78 2.8 2.2- 3.5 2,947 97.2 96.5-97.8
-Non-Hispanic Black 473 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 231 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 242 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 91 *** *** *** 91 100 . - .
45-54 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 92 *** *** *** 92 100 . - .
65-74 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 129 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 51 *** *** *** 51 100 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 63 *** *** *** 63 100 . - .
$75,000+ 62 *** *** *** 62 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 98 *** *** *** 98 100 . - .
No 336 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 127 *** *** *** 127 100 . - .
No 345 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 399 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 209 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 296 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 58 *** *** *** 58 100 . - .
Unable to Work 59 *** *** *** 59 100 . - .
Other not in Labor Force 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 247 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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.

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