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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,849 13,783 91.6 91.0-92.2 1,066 8.4 7.8- 9.0
-Cabarrus County 427 399 92.9 89.3-95.4 28 7.1 4.6-10.7
GENDER
Male 159 143 89.8 82.8-94.1 16 10.2 5.9-17.2
Female 268 256 95.9 92.5-97.8 12 4.1 2.2- 7.5
RACE
White 360 338 94.6 91.7-96.5 22 5.4 3.5- 8.3
Other 64 58 85.1 69.0-93.6 6 14.9 6.4-31.0
AGE
18-44 180 161 89.9 84.0-93.7 19 10.1 6.3-16.0
45+ 246 237 95.5 89.9-98.1 9 4.5 1.9-10.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 202 191 95.4 91.1-97.7 11 4.6 2.3- 8.9
Some College + 224 207 90.6 84.3-94.5 17 9.4 5.5-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 195 91.4 84.6-95.4 15 8.6 4.6-15.4
$50,000+ 115 105 91.8 84.9-95.7 10 8.2 4.3-15.1

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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