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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 5,270 48 0.9 0.6- 1.4 1,544 29.6 27.6-31.7 1,542 31.4 29.3-33.7 1,610 29.9 27.9-32.0 526 8.2 7.1- 9.4
-Alamance County 131 0 0.0 . - . 43 32.9 20.4-48.5 36 35.7 20.5-54.5 34 23.2 13.9-36.3 18 8.1 4.6-14.0
GENDER
Male 68 0 0.0 . - . 19 35.4 18.9-56.2 15 24.1 11.5-43.7 23 31.6 17.6-49.9 11 8.9 4.5-17.0
Female 63 0 0.0 . - . 24 29.6 14.2-51.5 21 51.9 26.4-76.4 11 11.5 5.1-23.9 7 7.0 2.6-17.7
RACE
White 110 0 0.0 . - . 35 31.3 17.0-50.4 32 38.4 20.5-60.2 27 21.6 11.4-37.2 16 8.7 4.6-15.6
Other 20 0 0.0 . - . 8 40.6 18.3-67.5 4 29.3 8.0-66.4 6 23.1 8.7-48.7 2 7.0 1.6-25.6
AGE
18-44 41 0 0.0 . - . 14 34.8 16.1-59.8 16 45.8 22.4-71.2 10 17.9 6.8-39.5 1 1.5 0.2-10.2
45+ 89 0 0.0 . - . 29 30.4 20.3-42.8 19 20.7 13.1-31.2 24 31.0 20.4-44.1 17 17.8 10.9-27.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 0 0.0 . - . 11 35.2 17.3-58.5 13 18.4 9.3-33.2 14 40.7 21.3-63.6 4 5.7 1.7-16.9
Some College + 89 0 0.0 . - . 32 31.8 16.6-52.2 23 44.3 24.0-66.7 20 14.5 7.9-25.3 14 9.4 4.7-17.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 0 0.0 . - . 20 27.8 13.5-48.8 18 52.2 27.5-75.9 13 15.1 6.6-31.0 6 4.9 1.7-13.7
$50,000+ 65 0 0.0 . - . 20 37.1 19.1-59.6 15 15.1 8.1-26.3 20 37.1 20.5-57.3 10 10.7 5.2-20.7

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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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