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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 4,541 1,386 26.3 24.4-28.3 1,373 27.2 25.2-29.2 698 15.6 13.9-17.4 375 8.8 7.6-10.2 709 22.1 20.0-24.5
-Alamance County 105 29 23.0 14.2-35.1 32 25.3 16.2-37.2 16 9.1 4.9-16.2 7 7.2 3.0-16.0 21 35.4 22.3-51.1
GENDER
Male 45 9 14.3 6.4-28.8 9 12.8 5.5-27.0 7 8.0 3.2-18.4 2 5.7 1.4-21.1 18 59.1 40.2-75.7
Female 60 20 32.5 18.2-51.1 23 39.0 23.8-56.7 9 10.4 4.5-22.1 5 8.8 3.0-22.8 3 9.3 1.9-35.8
RACE
White 87 26 27.8 16.8-42.3 25 24.0 14.3-37.4 13 8.2 4.2-15.5 7 9.6 4.1-20.8 16 30.5 17.2-48.0
Other 18 3 8.5 2.2-27.8 7 29.3 11.4-57.3 3 11.8 3.2-35.4 0 0.0 . - . 5 50.4 22.4-78.1
AGE
18-44 33 7 18.4 7.4-38.8 10 23.2 11.1-42.1 3 5.1 1.4-16.6 2 5.4 1.3-20.0 11 48.0 28.0-68.6
45+ 71 22 29.9 19.1-43.4 21 27.4 17.1-40.9 13 14.9 8.0-26.2 5 9.9 3.6-24.4 10 17.9 9.0-32.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 31 9 19.2 8.0-39.2 10 19.1 8.5-37.3 4 9.6 3.1-25.9 2 3.7 0.8-15.5 6 48.4 24.9-72.6
Some College + 74 20 24.8 13.8-40.4 22 28.2 16.7-43.5 12 8.9 4.2-17.6 5 8.8 3.3-21.4 15 29.3 15.6-48.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 49 14 16.0 8.1-29.2 14 21.9 10.0-41.3 8 10.6 4.5-22.9 3 7.8 2.2-24.5 10 43.8 23.9-65.8
$50,000+ 46 13 32.8 17.8-52.5 14 29.4 16.4-47.0 6 6.4 2.4-16.0 3 7.2 2.0-22.7 10 24.1 10.9-45.0

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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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