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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 4,633 3,693 74.3 72.1-76.4 358 9.7 8.3-11.4 193 5.3 4.3- 6.5 281 8.2 6.9- 9.7 108 2.5 1.9- 3.3
-Catawba County 108 91 79.5 66.2-88.5 9 8.8 3.6-20.0 1 1.2 0.2- 7.8 4 4.0 1.3-11.3 3 6.5 1.8-21.0
GENDER
Male 59 47 75.9 59.0-87.4 5 6.4 2.3-16.6 1 1.8 0.2-11.8 3 5.7 1.7-17.0 3 10.2 2.9-30.4
Female 49 44 86.0 59.2-96.3 4 13.1 3.2-41.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 97 80 74.7 59.7-85.4 9 10.9 4.5-24.1 1 1.4 0.2- 9.5 4 4.9 1.6-13.8 3 8.1 2.3-25.1
Other 10 10 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 24 18 71.4 47.4-87.4 2 10.4 2.4-35.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.7 1.3-21.3 2 12.5 3.2-38.4
45+ 84 73 87.4 77.5-93.3 7 7.2 3.3-15.1 1 2.3 0.3-14.4 2 2.3 0.5- 9.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 28 73.4 49.8-88.5 3 8.6 2.3-27.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.4 2.2-27.4 2 9.5 1.7-38.6
Some College + 72 63 82.7 65.0-92.4 6 8.9 2.7-25.3 1 1.7 0.2-11.5 1 1.7 0.2-11.2 1 5.0 0.7-27.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 46 39 74.9 52.1-89.1 2 4.8 0.9-20.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.7 1.3-21.6 3 14.7 4.2-40.6
$50,000+ 45 35 77.7 57.0-90.1 7 16.1 5.6-38.0 1 2.8 0.4-17.6 2 3.5 0.7-15.7 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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