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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 136 104 65.8 55.0-75.2 13 12.4 7.0-21.0 6 7.6 3.2-17.0 10 11.5 5.5-22.3 3 2.8 0.9- 8.5
GENDER
Male 73 46 52.2 38.9-65.2 10 17.0 9.0-29.8 6 12.2 5.2-26.0 9 15.9 7.3-31.2 2 2.8 0.7-11.0
Female 63 58 88.5 73.8-95.5 3 4.7 1.5-13.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.1 0.6-23.6 1 2.7 0.4-16.9
RACE
White 128 99 67.2 56.0-76.8 11 11.1 6.0-19.5 6 8.2 3.4-18.1 9 10.6 4.8-21.8 3 3.0 0.9- 9.0
Other 7 4 42.2 12.3-79.2 2 31.9 6.1-77.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 25.9 3.8-75.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 27 16 49.3 29.7-69.2 5 16.7 6.6-36.2 3 16.1 5.2-40.3 2 14.8 3.6-44.8 1 3.1 0.4-19.2
45+ 109 88 73.8 62.6-82.6 8 10.3 4.9-20.3 3 3.4 1.1-10.4 8 9.8 4.7-19.5 2 2.6 0.6-10.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 29 55.1 35.1-73.6 6 18.8 7.8-38.8 1 7.2 1.0-36.5 5 18.9 6.2-44.8 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 95 75 70.8 58.8-80.5 7 9.3 4.3-18.9 5 7.8 3.1-18.3 5 8.0 3.2-18.6 3 4.1 1.3-12.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 52 40 59.7 40.2-76.6 7 19.6 8.7-38.6 1 2.0 0.3-13.1 4 18.6 6.0-44.9 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 73 54 67.3 53.9-78.4 6 9.5 4.2-19.9 5 11.1 4.4-25.2 5 7.7 3.1-17.9 3 4.4 1.4-13.2

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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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