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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 104 56 34.2 22.9-47.6 21 18.1 10.1-30.4 10 13.6 6.7-25.8 4 4.4 1.3-13.8 13 29.8 14.2-52.0
GENDER
Male 50 21 20.1 10.7-34.4 9 18.6 8.3-36.5 7 15.1 6.3-32.3 4 6.3 1.8-19.8 9 39.9 19.0-65.3
Female 54 35 65.5 49.6-78.5 12 17.1 9.2-29.5 3 10.2 3.1-28.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 7.2 2.5-19.4
RACE
White 96 53 38.0 25.5-52.2 19 19.6 10.6-33.2 10 16.6 8.3-30.5 4 5.3 1.6-16.5 10 20.6 7.1-46.6
Other 8 3 16.9 3.6-52.6 2 11.5 1.9-46.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 71.6 32.1-93.1
AGE
18-44 31 11 18.4 8.6-35.2 7 17.7 7.2-37.3 7 18.6 7.8-38.0 2 5.5 1.2-22.0 4 39.8 17.3-67.6
45+ 73 45 60.2 46.9-72.2 14 18.8 10.4-31.5 3 5.3 1.5-17.3 2 2.5 0.6- 9.6 9 13.1 6.4-25.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 37 17 24.5 11.5-44.5 7 15.6 5.4-37.4 4 6.9 2.1-20.7 2 6.9 1.5-27.1 7 46.1 20.7-73.8
Some College + 67 39 43.6 29.1-59.3 14 20.6 10.7-35.9 6 20.1 9.0-39.1 2 1.9 0.4- 7.4 6 13.8 3.8-39.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 52 27 31.5 17.3-50.4 10 17.7 7.3-36.9 5 12.5 4.1-32.3 1 1.9 0.3-12.8 9 36.3 15.2-64.5
$50,000+ 40 22 44.1 27.3-62.4 8 21.1 9.1-41.7 4 17.8 6.9-38.9 3 10.7 2.6-35.2 3 6.3 1.6-21.1

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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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