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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 4,629 2,326 43.1 40.9-45.4 1,403 31.9 29.7-34.1 441 10.2 8.8-11.7 185 5.3 4.2- 6.5 274 9.6 8.0-11.5
-Catawba County 105 47 40.0 28.0-53.3 36 29.1 19.3-41.4 13 17.2 8.5-31.7 3 2.8 0.7-10.3 6 10.8 4.4-24.3
GENDER
Male 57 22 32.0 18.9-48.6 18 23.2 13.1-37.5 11 25.5 12.5-45.1 1 2.7 0.4-17.2 5 16.6 6.7-35.5
Female 48 25 54.0 33.5-73.3 18 39.6 21.7-60.8 2 2.7 0.6-11.3 2 3.0 0.6-12.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9
RACE
White 94 44 41.9 29.1-55.8 31 31.5 20.5-44.9 10 9.6 4.7-18.6 3 3.5 0.9-12.6 6 13.5 5.5-29.3
Other 10 3 33.1 9.3-70.5 4 17.9 4.5-50.3 3 49.0 16.8-82.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 23 6 28.1 11.3-54.5 9 29.9 14.0-52.6 3 20.5 6.5-48.9 2 5.1 1.1-20.7 3 16.5 5.2-41.5
45+ 82 41 51.4 38.9-63.7 27 28.4 19.1-40.1 10 14.1 7.4-25.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 3 5.4 1.4-18.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 35 13 30.1 14.3-52.5 13 27.1 13.0-48.0 5 23.1 6.7-55.6 2 6.1 1.1-27.5 2 13.6 3.4-41.7
Some College + 70 34 45.0 29.9-61.2 23 30.2 18.1-45.8 8 14.2 6.3-29.2 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 4 9.4 2.8-27.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 45 18 33.4 17.5-54.1 14 18.2 8.9-33.4 6 20.8 7.0-47.8 2 5.6 1.2-21.8 5 22.1 8.6-46.0
$50,000+ 45 23 50.0 31.0-69.1 14 31.8 16.8-51.8 6 15.4 5.6-35.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 1 2.0 0.3-13.2

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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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