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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 374 366 96.0 89.7-98.5 8 4.0 1.5-10.3
GENDER
Male 124 120 93.2 77.9-98.2 4 6.8 1.8-22.1
Female 250 246 97.9 94.0-99.3 4 2.1 0.7- 6.0
RACE
White 214 209 94.5 83.4-98.3 5 5.5 1.7-16.6
Other 155 152 97.8 92.5-99.4 3 2.2 0.6- 7.5
AGE
18-44 127 121 93.1 81.9-97.6 6 6.9 2.4-18.1
45+ 245 243 99.3 97.1-99.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 142 98.7 95.8-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2
Some College + 229 224 94.3 84.3-98.1 5 5.7 1.9-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 192 98.7 96.1-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 3.9
$50,000+ 131 127 91.8 77.2-97.3 4 8.2 2.7-22.8

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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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