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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three Four Five or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,091 1,475 23.2 21.5-25.0 1,542 27.0 25.1-28.9 856 17.0 15.3-18.8 394 9.4 8.0-10.9 824 23.5 21.2-25.9
-Cabarrus County 135 42 29.9 20.8-41.0 45 27.9 20.0-37.6 14 11.4 6.0-20.7 9 6.6 3.1-13.4 25 24.2 15.5-35.6
GENDER
Male 65 19 29.3 16.8-46.0 18 22.6 13.3-35.9 6 11.8 4.5-27.8 4 7.3 2.5-19.4 18 28.9 16.7-45.1
Female 70 23 30.7 19.4-45.0 27 34.9 22.9-49.1 8 10.8 5.1-21.6 5 5.6 2.1-13.9 7 18.0 8.0-35.5
RACE
White 117 37 30.1 20.6-41.6 40 29.0 20.5-39.3 13 10.5 5.8-18.5 8 7.4 3.4-15.7 19 22.9 13.6-36.0
Other 17 5 30.2 9.7-63.3 5 24.0 8.0-53.4 1 15.6 2.3-59.1 1 2.8 0.4-18.1 5 27.5 10.0-56.5
AGE
18-44 60 17 31.3 18.9-47.1 15 20.4 11.7-33.2 10 15.0 7.2-28.7 4 5.8 2.0-16.1 14 27.4 15.5-43.7
45+ 75 25 27.4 17.9-39.4 30 42.0 29.8-55.4 4 4.6 1.6-12.5 5 7.9 2.9-19.7 11 18.1 9.9-30.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 40 10 16.8 8.1-31.8 12 31.5 17.1-50.7 5 19.2 6.7-43.9 3 6.0 1.6-20.4 10 26.5 13.4-45.4
Some College + 95 32 35.5 23.7-49.3 33 26.4 17.6-37.7 9 8.1 3.9-15.9 6 6.8 2.7-16.0 15 23.2 12.9-38.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 48 13 24.9 11.8-45.2 19 32.4 18.6-50.2 5 15.4 5.1-38.2 2 3.6 0.7-17.5 9 23.7 11.1-43.6
$50,000+ 70 22 31.6 19.3-47.2 21 24.2 14.8-37.1 7 7.5 3.3-15.9 7 9.8 4.2-21.3 13 26.8 14.7-43.8

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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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