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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage?*

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  Total
Respond.^
No drinks 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,173 84 1.1 0.8- 1.6 1,703 28.9 27.2-30.7 1,900 32.5 30.7-34.4 1,856 30.0 28.3-31.8 630 7.4 6.7- 8.3
-Davidson County 133 2 1.9 0.4- 9.3 44 38.8 26.9-52.2 40 24.9 16.8-35.2 37 24.8 16.8-35.0 10 9.7 4.3-20.2
GENDER
Male 72 2 3.1 0.6-14.7 16 26.1 14.3-42.9 22 25.6 15.1-39.9 24 30.2 19.2-44.1 8 15.0 6.6-30.8
Female 61 0 0.0 . - . 28 58.5 39.6-75.2 18 23.8 13.1-39.2 13 16.4 7.8-31.3 2 1.4 0.3- 5.8
RACE
White 120 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 38 40.3 27.3-54.8 38 25.1 16.7-35.8 34 24.8 16.4-35.7 9 9.4 3.9-21.2
Other 13 1 11.3 1.6-50.4 6 29.5 10.6-59.5 2 23.5 5.4-62.2 3 24.5 6.9-58.8 1 11.2 1.6-50.0
AGE
18-44 45 1 2.7 0.4-17.1 18 47.8 29.6-66.6 11 17.7 8.7-32.5 12 22.1 11.6-37.9 3 9.8 2.7-29.5
45+ 88 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 26 26.7 17.4-38.7 29 34.5 23.2-47.9 25 28.4 18.5-41.1 7 9.6 4.3-19.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 63 1 2.9 0.4-17.9 19 35.5 21.1-53.2 23 31.1 18.9-46.6 15 21.7 12.0-36.2 5 8.8 3.5-20.6
Some College + 70 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 25 42.6 24.7-62.5 17 17.7 9.8-30.0 22 28.3 16.5-44.2 5 10.7 2.9-32.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 68 2 3.3 0.6-15.8 28 48.8 31.4-66.6 23 28.1 16.2-44.3 10 11.5 5.1-23.8 5 8.3 3.2-19.8
$50,000+ 56 0 0.0 . - . 14 26.0 14.5-42.1 13 19.0 10.4-32.2 25 42.9 28.1-58.9 4 12.2 3.2-36.6

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

^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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