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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 404 373 89.8 84.7-93.3 31 10.2 6.7-15.3
GENDER
Male 161 142 85.7 77.2-91.4 19 14.3 8.6-22.8
Female 243 231 93.4 86.4-96.9 12 6.6 3.1-13.6
RACE
White 367 337 88.2 82.4-92.3 30 11.8 7.7-17.6
Other 34 34 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 85 74 86.1 74.8-92.8 11 13.9 7.2-25.2
45+ 316 296 92.2 87.4-95.3 20 7.8 4.7-12.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 228 212 90.1 83.1-94.4 16 9.9 5.6-16.9
Some College + 176 161 89.4 80.6-94.4 15 10.6 5.6-19.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 222 93.0 86.6-96.5 14 7.0 3.5-13.4
$50,000+ 112 100 85.0 73.3-92.1 12 15.0 7.9-26.7

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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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