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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,624 14,277 87.1 86.1-88.1 1,347 12.9 11.9-13.9
-Randolph County 394 364 86.0 78.4-91.2 30 14.0 8.8-21.6
GENDER
Male 136 118 80.7 67.7-89.2 18 19.3 10.8-32.3
Female 258 246 90.2 79.8-95.6 12 9.8 4.4-20.2
RACE
White 355 328 85.9 77.4-91.5 27 14.1 8.5-22.6
Other 37 34 85.8 61.6-95.8 3 14.2 4.2-38.4
AGE
18-44 112 92 76.9 63.8-86.3 20 23.1 13.7-36.2
45+ 280 270 95.9 92.0-98.0 10 4.1 2.0- 8.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 218 202 87.5 77.1-93.5 16 12.5 6.5-22.9
Some College + 175 161 84.1 71.2-91.9 14 15.9 8.1-28.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 235 219 83.6 71.2-91.3 16 16.4 8.7-28.8
$50,000+ 97 83 83.0 72.1-90.2 14 17.0 9.8-27.9

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*Binge drinkers (males having five or more drinks on one occasion, females having four or more drinks on one occasion).

^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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