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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Alcohol Consumption

Heavy Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,878 11,479 96.5 95.8-97.0 399 3.5 3.0- 4.2
-Alamance County 303 293 95.5 90.4-97.9 10 4.5 2.1- 9.6
GENDER
Male 117 110 95.1 88.9-97.9 7 4.9 2.1-11.1
Female 186 183 95.8 85.1-98.9 3 4.2 1.1-14.9
RACE
White 244 238 96.9 92.6-98.7 6 3.1 1.3- 7.4
Other 55 51 91.7 74.6-97.6 4 8.3 2.4-25.4
AGE
18-44 73 69 94.4 84.1-98.2 4 5.6 1.8-15.9
45+ 225 219 96.4 91.2-98.6 6 3.6 1.4- 8.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 140 94.8 83.4-98.5 3 5.2 1.5-16.6
Some College + 159 152 96.1 91.3-98.3 7 3.9 1.7- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 156 93.8 84.6-97.7 7 6.2 2.3-15.4
$50,000+ 89 87 97.8 91.2-99.5 2 2.2 0.5- 8.8

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*Heavy drinkers--males having more than two drinks per day OR females 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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