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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Heavy Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,525 14,957 96.1 95.6-96.6 568 3.9 3.4- 4.4
-Randolph County 388 375 96.0 92.9-97.8 13 4.0 2.2- 7.1
GENDER
Male 136 126 92.7 86.0-96.3 10 7.3 3.7-14.0
Female 252 249 98.7 95.7-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.3
RACE
White 349 338 96.4 93.3-98.1 11 3.6 1.9- 6.7
Other 37 35 93.4 76.2-98.4 2 6.6 1.6-23.8
AGE
18-44 110 104 95.6 89.8-98.1 6 4.4 1.9-10.2
45+ 276 269 96.5 92.4-98.4 7 3.5 1.6- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 208 95.3 90.4-97.7 8 4.7 2.3- 9.6
Some College + 171 166 97.0 91.7-98.9 5 3.0 1.1- 8.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 233 226 96.1 91.5-98.2 7 3.9 1.8- 8.5
$50,000+ 94 88 93.4 84.7-97.4 6 6.6 2.6-15.3

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
No = Respondents reported having LESS than or equal to 2 drinks/day for MALES and LESS than or equal to 1 drink/day for FEMALES.
Yes = Respondents reported having MORE than 2 drinks/day for MALES and MORE than 1 drink/day for FEMALES.

^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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