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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Alcohol Consumption

One drink is equivalent to a 12 ounce beer, a 5 ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor.
During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*

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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 3,948 1,986 43.2 40.7-45.7 1,156 30.0 27.8-32.3 399 10.6 9.1-12.2 158 5.6 4.4- 7.1 249 10.6 8.7-12.9
-Cabarrus County 116 60 46.1 34.9-57.8 37 34.4 23.5-47.2 12 11.4 5.8-21.1 3 3.2 0.7-13.5 4 4.9 1.6-13.9
GENDER
Male 47 18 40.2 24.3-58.4 17 32.0 17.9-50.4 7 17.0 7.0-35.8 2 1.7 0.4- 7.7 3 9.1 2.5-27.7
Female 69 42 50.9 35.4-66.1 20 36.3 21.6-54.0 5 6.9 2.7-16.9 1 4.3 0.6-24.9 1 1.6 0.2-10.7
RACE
White 108 58 48.0 36.0-60.1 33 34.7 23.3-48.2 12 12.4 6.3-22.7 3 3.4 0.7-14.5 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4
Other 8 2 24.4 4.8-67.2 4 30.9 8.3-68.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 44.7 12.4-82.3
AGE
18-44 38 18 40.6 24.5-58.9 14 42.9 25.6-62.1 5 12.2 4.5-29.3 1 4.4 0.6-25.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 78 42 53.0 40.2-65.5 23 23.9 15.3-35.2 7 10.4 4.8-21.2 2 1.7 0.4- 7.5 4 11.0 3.8-28.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 35 16 40.7 22.4-62.1 11 35.7 17.9-58.6 5 12.8 4.7-30.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 2 10.2 2.4-34.6
Some College + 81 44 48.9 35.2-62.7 26 33.7 21.0-49.3 7 10.7 4.3-24.1 2 4.5 0.9-19.9 2 2.2 0.5- 8.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 43 21 44.1 26.4-63.4 15 38.3 21.4-58.6 5 15.4 5.1-38.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 1 1.6 0.2-11.0
$50,000+ 62 34 53.3 38.8-67.3 17 21.9 12.7-35.2 7 12.4 5.6-25.4 2 5.9 1.2-25.0 2 6.4 1.4-24.3

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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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