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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 393 387 97.5 94.0-99.0 6 2.5 1.0- 6.0
GENDER
Male 134 128 94.8 87.6-97.9 6 5.2 2.1-12.4
Female 259 259 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 129 129 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 262 256 96.4 91.5-98.5 6 3.6 1.5- 8.5
AGE
18-44 124 120 96.3 89.6-98.7 4 3.7 1.3-10.4
45+ 266 264 98.8 95.2-99.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 250 245 97.5 93.9-99.0 5 2.5 1.0- 6.1
Some College + 143 142 97.5 84.3-99.6 1 2.5 0.4-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 272 267 97.4 93.8-98.9 5 2.6 1.1- 6.2
$50,000+ 62 61 95.4 74.1-99.4 1 4.6 0.6-25.9

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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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