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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 196 157 79.7 71.3-86.1 15 8.7 4.5-16.1 9 5.0 2.1-11.3 11 4.9 2.6- 9.1 4 1.7 0.5- 5.6
GENDER
Male 89 67 78.1 65.7-87.0 9 10.1 4.3-21.8 5 5.7 1.8-16.2 6 5.5 2.3-12.2 2 0.6 0.2- 2.6
Female 107 90 82.3 71.9-89.4 6 6.4 2.7-14.5 4 3.9 1.3-11.1 5 3.9 1.6- 9.5 2 3.5 0.8-14.3
RACE
White 149 118 73.9 63.5-82.1 11 9.3 4.6-18.0 6 7.0 2.6-17.3 10 7.0 3.6-13.2 4 2.9 0.9- 9.1
Other 43 35 86.3 68.7-94.7 4 9.3 2.5-29.1 3 2.4 0.7- 7.9 1 2.0 0.3-13.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 54 40 75.2 59.1-86.4 5 10.6 3.8-26.3 4 7.9 2.6-21.4 4 4.4 1.5-12.4 1 2.0 0.3-12.8
45+ 141 116 83.7 76.1-89.3 10 7.0 3.6-13.3 5 2.4 0.9- 6.2 7 5.4 2.5-11.3 3 1.5 0.5- 5.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 40 78.7 57.8-90.9 4 14.9 4.9-37.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 2 2.8 0.6-13.1 1 3.1 0.4-19.0
Some College + 148 117 80.1 71.3-86.8 11 6.0 3.1-11.2 8 7.0 2.9-15.8 9 5.8 2.9-11.3 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 75 62 85.7 72.6-93.1 4 3.3 1.1- 9.2 4 6.4 1.7-21.4 3 3.5 1.0-11.8 2 1.1 0.3- 4.7
$50,000+ 103 80 77.9 67.1-85.9 8 6.7 3.2-13.7 5 5.5 1.8-15.6 8 7.2 3.4-14.6 2 2.6 0.6-11.0

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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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