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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Heavy Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,878 11,479 96.5 95.8-97.0 399 3.5 3.0- 4.2
-Catawba County 287 282 96.4 89.6-98.8 5 3.6 1.2-10.4
GENDER
Male 122 118 93.5 81.2-98.0 4 6.5 2.0-18.8
Female 165 164 99.7 97.8- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
RACE
White 258 253 95.5 87.2-98.5 5 4.5 1.5-12.8
Other 27 27 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 61 59 93.8 78.3-98.4 2 6.2 1.6-21.7
45+ 226 223 98.7 95.5-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 126 123 96.5 84.9-99.3 3 3.5 0.7-15.1
Some College + 161 159 96.4 83.8-99.3 2 3.6 0.7-16.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 153 150 94.2 81.2-98.4 3 5.8 1.6-18.8
$50,000+ 87 85 98.4 92.9-99.7 2 1.6 0.3- 7.1

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
No = Respondents reported having LESS than or equal to 2 drinks/day for MALES or LESS than or equal to 1 drink/day for FEMALES.
Yes = Respondents reported having MORE than 2 drinks/day for MALES or MORE than 1 drink/day for FEMALES.

^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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