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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 206 165 70.4 59.9-79.1 15 6.9 3.8-12.1 10 9.8 4.5-20.1 12 10.9 5.4-20.9 4 2.1 0.7- 6.2
GENDER
Male 94 69 65.7 51.2-77.7 7 5.4 2.3-12.0 6 6.9 2.8-16.2 9 18.5 8.8-34.8 3 3.5 1.0-11.2
Female 112 96 75.9 59.4-87.1 8 8.6 3.8-18.5 4 13.1 4.3-33.9 3 2.0 0.6- 6.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
RACE
White 144 115 72.2 60.8-81.3 13 10.2 5.4-18.4 6 7.8 2.6-20.9 8 7.9 3.7-15.9 2 2.0 0.4- 8.5
Other 62 50 68.5 50.1-82.5 2 3.3 0.8-12.5 4 11.9 3.9-31.0 4 14.2 5.0-34.2 2 2.2 0.4-10.6
AGE
18-44 77 55 65.0 49.7-77.7 7 6.8 2.9-15.1 7 13.7 5.6-29.8 6 11.9 4.6-27.7 2 2.6 0.6-10.1
45+ 128 109 78.6 66.7-87.1 8 7.0 3.2-14.6 3 3.8 1.1-12.2 6 9.4 3.5-22.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 29 20 50.2 26.8-73.5 2 6.3 1.5-22.8 3 15.4 3.5-47.3 3 24.8 8.3-54.6 1 3.3 0.5-20.8
Some College + 176 144 77.3 67.8-84.6 13 7.1 3.7-13.0 7 7.9 3.2-18.0 9 6.1 3.0-12.1 3 1.6 0.4- 5.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 44 67.3 47.8-82.3 4 7.9 2.5-22.3 3 6.0 1.7-18.7 3 14.5 4.6-37.2 3 4.3 1.1-15.9
$50,000+ 130 106 77.4 66.2-85.7 10 7.3 3.6-14.3 6 8.9 3.3-21.6 7 5.1 2.3-11.1 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6

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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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