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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Alcohol Consumption

Heavy Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,921 12,448 95.6 94.9-96.3 473 4.4 3.7- 5.1
-Cabarrus County 341 330 96.5 93.5-98.2 11 3.5 1.8- 6.5
GENDER
Male 124 118 95.4 89.7-98.0 6 4.6 2.0-10.3
Female 217 212 97.7 93.5-99.2 5 2.3 0.8- 6.5
RACE
White 279 270 96.3 92.6-98.2 9 3.7 1.8- 7.4
Other 56 54 97.0 87.8-99.3 2 3.0 0.7-12.2
AGE
18-44 109 102 95.0 89.5-97.7 7 5.0 2.3-10.5
45+ 229 225 98.5 95.6-99.5 4 1.5 0.5- 4.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 141 95.3 89.3-98.0 6 4.7 2.0-10.7
Some College + 194 189 97.5 93.3-99.1 5 2.5 0.9- 6.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 160 98.1 94.0-99.4 4 1.9 0.6- 6.0
$50,000+ 119 112 93.0 85.5-96.7 7 7.0 3.3-14.5

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*Heavy drinkers--adult men having more than two drinks per day and adult women having more than one drink per day.

^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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