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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 190 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 48 26.9 17.7-38.6 60 33.3 24.8-43.1 64 33.9 24.2-45.2 15 5.0 2.8- 8.7
GENDER
Male 84 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6 17 26.0 12.8-45.7 30 38.6 25.9-53.1 29 30.7 19.2-45.1 7 4.1 1.8- 9.0
Female 106 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 31 28.1 18.6-40.0 30 26.5 17.0-38.8 35 38.2 23.6-55.2 8 6.1 2.7-13.2
RACE
White 156 3 1.2 0.4- 4.0 34 21.4 13.9-31.3 51 35.8 26.2-46.7 55 36.3 25.1-49.3 13 5.2 2.9- 9.3
Other 33 0 0.0 . - . 14 42.2 19.8-68.4 9 27.2 12.5-49.3 8 26.2 11.8-48.4 2 4.5 1.0-17.4
AGE
18-44 57 0 0.0 . - . 18 31.9 16.9-51.9 21 35.2 21.5-51.8 17 32.4 17.4-52.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6
45+ 131 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 29 20.8 14.2-29.3 38 31.0 22.8-40.7 47 36.0 27.1-46.0 14 10.3 5.8-17.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 2 2.1 0.5- 8.4 9 26.9 9.0-57.6 22 30.5 15.9-50.5 16 37.0 17.3-62.3 3 3.6 1.0-12.0
Some College + 137 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 39 27.0 19.1-36.6 37 34.6 25.3-45.2 48 32.4 23.3-43.1 12 5.7 3.1-10.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 21 37.0 18.3-60.6 17 26.2 14.0-43.5 21 28.9 16.0-46.4 6 6.9 2.6-16.9
$50,000+ 109 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 21 17.8 10.8-27.9 39 39.3 27.7-52.3 41 39.1 26.0-54.0 7 3.4 1.6- 7.3

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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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