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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 137 106 74.5 63.6-82.9 11 10.5 4.7-21.6 6 4.4 1.8-10.0 12 10.0 5.4-17.6 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1
GENDER
Male 73 54 70.3 55.5-81.8 5 9.7 3.2-25.7 5 6.8 2.7-16.3 8 12.8 6.1-24.8 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
Female 64 52 80.0 62.7-90.5 6 11.5 3.6-31.2 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 4 6.3 2.1-16.9 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7
RACE
White 128 98 72.8 61.4-81.8 10 10.9 4.8-22.9 6 4.7 2.0-10.8 12 10.8 5.9-19.0 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3
Other 7 7 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 44 33 74.0 56.3-86.3 2 10.2 2.6-32.1 4 6.7 2.4-17.0 5 9.2 3.7-21.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 92 72 74.7 62.2-84.1 9 11.0 5.1-22.1 2 1.6 0.4- 6.7 7 11.1 5.0-23.0 2 1.6 0.4- 6.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 41 67.2 49.8-80.9 6 14.3 5.1-33.8 2 4.4 1.1-16.3 7 12.9 6.0-25.6 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9
Some College + 80 65 79.7 65.1-89.2 5 7.8 2.2-24.2 4 4.3 1.4-12.1 5 7.9 2.9-19.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 49 79.5 63.3-89.7 6 9.9 3.0-27.8 3 4.2 1.2-14.1 5 6.4 2.5-15.8 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 61 49 73.6 56.5-85.7 3 8.8 2.1-30.5 3 5.2 1.6-15.7 4 10.8 4.1-25.6 2 1.6 0.3- 6.7

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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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