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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?*

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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 5,091 1,475 23.2 21.5-25.0 1,542 27.0 25.1-28.9 856 17.0 15.3-18.8 394 9.4 8.0-10.9 824 23.5 21.2-25.9
-Guilford County 191 55 24.5 17.1-33.7 50 28.2 20.5-37.3 38 19.9 12.6-29.9 19 9.8 5.8-16.2 29 17.7 11.3-26.5
GENDER
Male 86 17 23.0 13.0-37.5 19 23.4 14.1-36.2 19 20.4 10.5-36.0 10 10.2 4.9-19.8 21 23.0 13.6-36.3
Female 105 38 26.8 18.8-36.8 31 36.0 25.2-48.4 19 19.1 11.8-29.4 9 9.2 4.5-18.0 8 8.9 4.1-18.2
RACE
White 146 41 20.0 14.1-27.6 37 26.6 18.8-36.3 31 21.9 14.9-31.1 13 10.3 5.8-17.4 24 21.2 13.4-31.8
Other 41 13 33.1 17.2-54.2 12 34.6 19.2-54.2 6 8.0 3.2-18.7 5 9.4 2.9-26.6 5 14.8 5.3-35.3
AGE
18-44 53 16 26.0 13.9-43.2 14 26.4 14.6-42.9 8 18.2 7.1-39.4 4 7.9 2.7-20.9 11 21.5 11.0-37.8
45+ 137 39 23.2 16.0-32.4 36 30.0 21.6-39.9 29 21.0 14.3-29.7 15 11.7 6.9-19.2 18 14.1 8.1-23.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 46 18 30.4 15.5-50.8 10 22.8 10.9-41.8 10 20.8 6.5-50.1 2 2.4 0.5-11.5 6 23.5 10.1-45.8
Some College + 145 37 21.8 14.1-32.2 40 30.5 21.7-41.1 28 19.5 13.0-28.2 17 13.1 7.6-21.6 23 15.1 9.2-23.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 25 29.0 16.8-45.1 20 29.5 17.3-45.6 14 25.0 10.7-48.0 4 4.0 1.4-11.1 11 12.6 5.6-25.8
$50,000+ 100 24 21.3 12.7-33.7 25 27.6 18.0-39.8 22 18.2 11.5-27.7 13 13.8 7.3-24.6 16 19.0 11.0-30.8

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*This question 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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