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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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 5,642 2,572 43.5 41.9-45.2 1,842 32.5 31.0-34.0 637 12.1 11.1-13.3 257 5.1 4.4- 6.0 334 6.7 5.9- 7.7
-Davidson County 114 40 35.9 26.5-46.6 43 36.7 26.8-47.8 13 10.2 5.7-17.6 8 8.3 3.9-17.0 10 8.8 4.5-16.5
GENDER
Male 58 14 24.5 14.3-38.6 25 43.5 29.3-58.8 7 9.8 4.4-20.5 4 9.0 3.1-23.4 8 13.3 6.3-25.7
Female 56 26 51.7 37.1-66.0 18 27.4 16.7-41.5 6 10.8 4.6-23.4 4 7.4 2.7-18.8 2 2.7 0.7-10.5
RACE
White 102 38 39.0 28.6-50.5 40 38.8 28.1-50.7 10 7.8 4.1-14.5 5 5.0 1.8-13.0 9 9.4 4.7-18.0
Other 12 2 13.1 2.9-43.1 3 21.1 6.5-50.9 3 28.1 8.7-61.6 3 33.3 11.1-66.6 1 4.4 0.6-26.5
AGE
18-44 47 13 30.1 17.0-47.5 14 22.3 12.7-36.2 10 19.9 10.4-34.7 5 15.8 6.4-34.2 5 11.9 4.6-27.2
45+ 66 26 39.5 27.0-53.5 29 46.4 32.6-60.7 3 3.9 1.1-13.1 3 3.4 1.0-10.7 5 6.9 2.7-16.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 12 22.4 12.3-37.3 20 40.3 26.3-56.1 6 11.7 4.8-25.4 4 10.1 3.5-25.5 7 15.5 7.2-30.3
Some College + 65 28 46.8 32.8-61.4 23 33.8 20.9-49.6 7 9.0 4.1-18.6 4 6.9 2.2-19.5 3 3.4 1.0-10.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 44 15 30.8 18.0-47.3 17 36.0 22.3-52.4 4 11.4 4.1-27.9 3 7.9 2.6-22.0 5 13.9 5.5-30.9
$50,000+ 47 20 43.5 27.9-60.4 17 33.8 18.8-52.9 6 10.6 4.6-22.8 2 8.9 2.3-29.0 2 3.3 0.7-13.1

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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 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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