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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 419 400 96.3 93.8-97.8 19 3.7 2.2- 6.2
GENDER
Male 169 163 98.4 95.7-99.4 6 1.6 0.6- 4.3
Female 250 237 93.6 88.6-96.5 13 6.4 3.5-11.4
RACE
White 300 282 93.7 89.5-96.3 18 6.3 3.7-10.5
Other 113 112 99.5 96.8-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
AGE
18-44 95 91 96.7 91.1-98.9 4 3.3 1.1- 8.9
45+ 319 305 96.2 93.2-97.9 14 3.8 2.1- 6.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 153 98.6 92.4-99.7 2 1.4 0.3- 7.6
Some College + 264 247 94.8 91.3-97.0 17 5.2 3.0- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 204 194 96.6 93.0-98.4 10 3.4 1.6- 7.0
$50,000+ 161 152 94.3 88.6-97.2 9 5.7 2.8-11.4

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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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