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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,945 11,005 89.0 87.9-90.0 940 11.0 10.0-12.1
-Alamance County 305 280 86.2 78.1-91.7 25 13.8 8.3-21.9
GENDER
Male 118 102 79.8 65.9-88.9 16 20.2 11.1-34.1
Female 187 178 92.3 82.2-96.9 9 7.7 3.1-17.8
RACE
White 245 224 86.7 77.8-92.4 21 13.3 7.6-22.2
Other 56 52 84.4 62.4-94.6 4 15.6 5.4-37.6
AGE
18-44 74 62 79.2 64.4-88.9 12 20.8 11.1-35.6
45+ 226 213 93.4 87.8-96.5 13 6.6 3.5-12.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 137 86.1 72.2-93.6 8 13.9 6.4-27.8
Some College + 159 142 86.4 75.4-92.9 17 13.6 7.1-24.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 151 85.1 72.5-92.5 12 14.9 7.5-27.5
$50,000+ 90 80 91.1 82.4-95.8 10 8.9 4.2-17.6

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*Binge drinkers--males having five or more drinks on one occasion OR females having four or more drinks on one occasion.

^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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