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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Binge Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,008 11,912 87.2 85.9-88.4 1,096 12.8 11.6-14.1
-Cabarrus County 344 312 87.4 81.3-91.7 32 12.6 8.3-18.7
GENDER
Male 125 105 83.8 73.4-90.6 20 16.2 9.4-26.6
Female 219 207 90.9 83.2-95.3 12 9.1 4.7-16.8
RACE
White 282 257 86.7 79.3-91.8 25 13.3 8.2-20.7
Other 56 50 89.9 77.2-95.9 6 10.1 4.1-22.8
AGE
18-44 111 92 83.1 72.7-90.0 19 16.9 10.0-27.3
45+ 230 217 92.9 87.7-96.0 13 7.1 4.0-12.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 135 89.0 80.8-94.0 14 11.0 6.0-19.2
Some College + 195 177 86.1 76.7-92.1 18 13.9 7.9-23.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 155 89.8 80.1-95.1 10 10.2 4.9-19.9
$50,000+ 119 102 80.4 68.1-88.7 17 19.6 11.3-31.9

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
1=Yes = Respondents who report they did not drink in the past 30 days and who did not have five or more drinks on an occasion.
No = Respondents who report they did drink in the past 30 days and had five or more drinks on one or more occasions in the past 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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