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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have 5 or more drinks on an occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,215 4,119 71.2 68.8-73.5 398 10.4 8.9-12.0 257 6.6 5.2- 8.2 309 8.6 7.0-10.5 132 3.3 2.5- 4.2
-Cabarrus County 139 107 72.1 61.2-81.0 13 11.4 6.1-20.4 11 10.3 4.7-21.2 5 3.6 1.4- 8.6 3 2.5 0.8- 7.8
GENDER
Male 68 48 69.7 54.2-81.7 9 13.2 6.0-26.6 5 9.6 3.0-26.9 4 5.0 1.8-13.3 2 2.5 0.6- 9.6
Female 71 59 75.6 59.5-86.7 4 9.0 3.1-23.0 6 11.3 4.0-28.1 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 1 2.6 0.4-16.4
RACE
White 119 94 72.8 60.4-82.5 10 10.7 5.2-20.8 8 10.2 4.0-23.8 5 4.5 1.8-10.7 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1
Other 19 13 71.1 44.3-88.4 3 14.8 4.0-42.2 2 8.4 1.9-30.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.7 0.8-31.9
AGE
18-44 64 45 68.6 53.5-80.6 9 14.1 6.8-27.1 5 10.8 3.7-27.4 2 2.8 0.7-10.6 3 3.8 1.2-11.6
45+ 75 62 79.5 66.7-88.2 4 5.9 2.2-15.0 6 9.3 3.8-21.3 3 5.3 1.7-15.2 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 44 30 68.3 50.4-82.0 6 16.5 7.0-34.2 6 9.8 3.8-22.8 1 3.0 0.4-18.8 1 2.5 0.3-15.6
Some College + 95 77 74.1 59.6-84.7 7 8.9 3.5-20.5 5 10.6 3.6-27.3 4 3.9 1.4-10.1 2 2.6 0.6-10.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 49 39 74.3 54.8-87.4 3 9.4 2.7-27.9 5 12.2 3.8-32.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.2 1.0-15.7
$50,000+ 71 54 68.2 52.1-80.9 6 11.7 4.6-26.5 5 11.0 3.5-29.7 5 6.9 2.8-16.3 1 2.1 0.3-13.7

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* This question was 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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