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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Guilford County

Alcohol Consumption

On the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Only one Two Three Four Five or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,592 1,144 41.0 38.2-43.8 803 31.4 28.7-34.3 327 13.7 11.8-15.9 130 5.2 4.0- 6.8 188 8.7 7.0-10.7
Guilford County 195 84 36.9 29.9-44.5 58 32.0 25.0-40.0 29 13.5 9.1-19.4 9 6.5 3.0-13.5 15 11.1 6.6-18.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 155 77 44.0 35.4-52.9 40 24.7 18.0-33.0 16 12.7 6.8-22.4 10 9.0 4.5-17.0 12 9.6 5.3-16.8
Cumberland 173 69 33.5 23.1-45.8 58 42.6 27.6-59.1 24 13.0 7.7-21.2 7 2.8 1.2- 6.4 15 8.1 4.4-14.6
Durham 178 92 46.8 36.4-57.5 48 22.2 15.7-30.4 14 8.3 4.4-15.3 12 6.7 3.7-12.0 12 15.9 7.3-31.4
Forsyth 202 95 47.9 39.9-56.1 66 31.0 24.2-38.7 22 12.0 7.7-18.0 6 2.3 0.9- 5.4 13 6.9 3.8-12.2
Gaston 158 64 37.7 29.6-46.6 44 27.5 20.6-35.7 24 17.1 11.0-25.6 10 7.0 3.4-13.6 16 10.7 6.4-17.3
Mecklenburg 234 98 39.6 32.9-46.6 90 39.3 31.8-47.3 25 10.9 7.3-16.0 6 2.7 1.2- 6.1 15 7.5 4.2-12.9
New Hanover 217 85 33.7 27.2-40.9 71 32.8 26.1-40.3 32 17.5 11.9-24.9 13 6.4 3.5-11.3 16 9.7 5.7-15.9
Onslow 182 70 30.8 22.9-40.0 56 31.9 22.4-43.1 24 11.7 7.1-18.5 15 15.7 6.6-32.7 17 10.1 6.0-16.3
Wake 257 125 46.9 40.2-53.8 75 28.6 22.8-35.2 28 12.0 8.0-17.6 15 6.6 3.8-11.2 14 5.9 3.3-10.1
Western NC 197 94 45.9 38.1-54.0 62 32.2 25.1-40.2 24 11.7 7.6-17.7 6 2.7 1.1- 6.3 11 7.5 4.0-13.7
Piedmont NC 226 102 43.3 35.8-51.1 64 26.4 20.4-33.4 39 17.8 12.6-24.5 8 5.3 2.3-11.8 13 7.3 3.7-13.8
Eastern NC 218 89 36.0 28.8-43.9 71 33.9 26.4-42.4 26 13.3 8.7-19.9 13 5.6 3.0-10.2 19 11.1 6.8-17.9

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Guilford County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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