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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 375 364 98.0 96.2-98.9 11 2.0 1.1- 3.8
GENDER
Male 138 138 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Female 237 226 96.2 93.0-98.0 11 3.8 2.0- 7.0
RACE
White 286 277 97.9 95.8-98.9 9 2.1 1.1- 4.2
Other 85 83 98.2 92.9-99.6 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1
AGE
18-44 95 92 98.2 94.5-99.4 3 1.8 0.6- 5.5
45+ 277 269 97.8 95.4-98.9 8 2.2 1.1- 4.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 108 99.5 96.7-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3
Some College + 266 256 97.4 94.9-98.6 10 2.6 1.4- 5.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 134 99.3 97.3-99.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7
$50,000+ 181 172 96.6 93.3-98.3 9 3.4 1.7- 6.7

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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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