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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have
'5 or more drinks' [for men] OR '4 or more drinks' [for women] on an occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,951 3,140 73.6 71.1-75.9 300 9.7 8.2-11.5 168 5.4 4.3- 6.9 245 8.5 7.1-10.2 98 2.7 2.0- 3.7
-Cabarrus County 116 97 76.0 63.0-85.4 11 16.2 8.2-29.4 2 2.8 0.5-13.4 5 4.5 1.6-12.1 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9
GENDER
Male 47 36 58.0 38.6-75.2 7 33.3 17.1-54.6 1 5.3 0.8-29.2 2 2.2 0.5- 8.7 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6
Female 69 61 90.0 78.0-95.8 4 2.8 1.0- 7.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 3 6.3 1.8-20.0 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 109 92 78.0 64.6-87.3 10 16.1 7.9-30.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 5 4.8 1.7-12.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2
Other 7 5 47.4 12.8-84.7 1 17.5 2.2-66.4 1 35.1 5.7-82.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 38 31 73.0 52.3-87.0 6 23.3 10.4-44.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.6 0.5-21.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 78 66 79.6 65.0-89.1 5 7.2 2.7-17.7 2 6.3 1.2-26.6 4 5.6 2.0-14.5 1 1.3 0.2- 8.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 34 26 55.7 33.3-76.0 6 35.4 16.8-59.9 1 7.1 1.0-36.4 1 1.8 0.2-12.2 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 82 71 85.9 72.5-93.4 5 6.7 1.9-20.8 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 4 5.8 1.8-17.0 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 44 36 66.8 43.7-84.0 6 30.4 13.7-54.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1 1 1.6 0.2-10.9
$50,000+ 62 52 80.3 64.3-90.2 4 6.1 1.8-18.2 2 5.5 1.1-24.2 4 8.1 2.7-22.1 0 0.0 . - .

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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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