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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 395 374 90.0 83.7-94.0 21 10.0 6.0-16.3
GENDER
Male 136 119 81.5 69.1-89.6 17 18.5 10.4-30.9
Female 259 255 98.0 93.8-99.4 4 2.0 0.6- 6.2
RACE
White 130 129 99.4 95.9-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
Other 263 243 85.8 77.5-91.4 20 14.2 8.6-22.5
AGE
18-44 124 108 84.6 73.4-91.6 16 15.4 8.4-26.6
45+ 268 263 96.1 89.4-98.6 5 3.9 1.4-10.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 236 89.4 81.0-94.4 15 10.6 5.6-19.0
Some College + 144 138 91.1 79.3-96.5 6 8.9 3.5-20.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 273 254 86.3 77.7-91.9 19 13.7 8.1-22.3
$50,000+ 62 60 93.7 75.8-98.6 2 6.3 1.4-24.2

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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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