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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Alcohol Consumption

One drink is equivalent to a 12 ounce beer, a 5 ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor.
During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three Four Five or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,188 2,488 40.8 38.6-43.0 1,623 30.6 28.6-32.7 535 12.1 10.7-13.7 203 4.9 3.8- 6.3 339 11.6 9.7-13.8
-Davidson County 138 55 32.9 23.7-43.7 55 42.5 32.3-53.4 11 7.1 3.6-13.4 7 7.2 2.5-18.7 10 10.3 5.1-19.7
GENDER
Male 73 25 26.5 16.2-40.3 29 39.9 27.0-54.2 7 8.7 3.7-19.2 4 10.1 2.9-30.1 8 14.8 6.7-29.7
Female 65 30 41.1 26.3-57.7 26 45.9 30.6-62.1 4 5.0 1.8-13.4 3 3.4 0.9-11.7 2 4.5 1.1-16.9
RACE
White 128 52 34.3 24.5-45.7 50 40.5 30.2-51.8 10 7.3 3.6-14.2 7 7.9 2.8-20.3 9 10.0 4.7-20.0
Other 8 2 14.7 2.7-51.7 5 70.0 31.6-92.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 15.3 2.1-60.7
AGE
18-44 46 13 29.0 15.8-47.2 19 39.5 24.7-56.6 4 6.4 2.3-16.3 2 7.8 1.6-31.0 8 17.2 8.1-33.0
45+ 91 41 36.9 26.8-48.3 36 46.9 35.3-58.8 7 8.0 3.2-18.4 5 6.5 2.3-16.8 2 1.7 0.4- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 20 27.3 14.1-46.2 22 42.6 27.4-59.4 8 11.3 4.9-23.9 3 4.4 1.2-14.5 5 14.4 5.4-33.3
Some College + 80 35 37.1 25.2-50.7 33 42.4 29.4-56.6 3 4.0 1.2-12.1 4 9.2 2.4-29.2 5 7.3 2.8-17.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 64 26 35.6 20.9-53.6 23 33.9 20.6-50.3 3 2.9 0.7-10.9 6 13.2 4.3-34.3 6 14.4 5.8-31.5
$50,000+ 62 23 29.0 18.4-42.5 29 54.7 40.2-68.5 6 8.7 3.7-19.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 7.6 2.5-20.6

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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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