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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 104 30 18.8 12.6-27.2 39 38.5 27.8-50.5 15 14.6 8.3-24.5 8 9.4 4.3-19.3 12 18.7 10.0-32.1
GENDER
Male 46 8 11.5 5.3-23.2 19 36.0 21.6-53.4 6 11.9 4.9-25.9 3 8.6 2.3-26.9 10 32.0 17.0-51.9
Female 58 22 26.8 16.7-40.0 20 41.3 26.7-57.7 9 17.6 8.4-33.4 5 10.3 4.0-23.8 2 4.0 0.8-18.3
RACE
White 98 29 19.0 12.7-27.4 35 39.0 27.9-51.3 15 15.8 9.0-26.2 8 10.2 4.7-20.7 11 16.1 8.4-28.6
Other 4 1 60.6 13.7-93.7 3 39.4 6.3-86.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 21 1 2.0 0.3-13.5 8 42.7 22.7-65.3 5 18.9 7.3-40.9 2 11.1 2.7-36.4 5 25.3 10.6-48.9
45+ 80 26 27.1 17.9-38.7 31 37.0 25.7-50.1 10 12.3 6.3-22.5 6 8.6 3.7-18.6 7 15.0 5.8-33.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 15 6 19.9 7.5-43.1 2 20.4 5.0-55.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.2 1.0-38.3 6 52.5 25.0-78.5
Some College + 89 24 18.6 11.9-27.9 37 42.5 30.5-55.4 15 17.8 10.2-29.3 7 9.9 4.2-21.5 6 11.2 4.3-26.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 44 17 25.6 14.5-41.2 11 22.6 10.8-41.3 6 18.4 7.3-39.2 1 1.8 0.2-12.1 9 31.5 15.8-53.1
$50,000+ 53 10 12.4 6.3-22.9 25 48.1 32.6-63.9 9 13.9 6.8-26.2 6 12.9 5.2-28.6 3 12.7 4.0-33.9

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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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