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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Alcohol Consumption

Heavy Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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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
-Davidson County 356 348 95.2 82.6-98.8 8 4.8 1.2-17.4
GENDER
Male 121 117 91.7 67.6-98.3 4 8.3 1.7-32.4
Female 235 231 98.7 96.4-99.6 4 1.3 0.4- 3.6
RACE
White 324 316 94.2 79.4-98.6 8 5.8 1.4-20.6
Other 29 29 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 76 75 93.4 66.2-99.0 1 6.6 1.0-33.8
45+ 278 271 97.2 93.7-98.8 7 2.8 1.2- 6.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 187 92.2 71.3-98.3 5 7.8 1.7-28.7
Some College + 163 160 99.1 97.1-99.7 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 204 199 93.1 72.3-98.6 5 6.9 1.4-27.7
$50,000+ 93 90 97.5 90.4-99.4 3 2.5 0.6- 9.6

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*Heavy drinkers--males having more than two drinks per day OR females having more than one drink per day.

^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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