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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?*

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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 4,541 1,386 26.3 24.4-28.3 1,373 27.2 25.2-29.2 698 15.6 13.9-17.4 375 8.8 7.6-10.2 709 22.1 20.0-24.5
-Durham County 315 103 28.0 22.0-34.8 102 26.3 20.7-32.7 39 13.2 8.9-19.3 34 11.1 7.5-16.3 37 21.4 14.8-29.9
GENDER
Male 127 27 22.5 14.3-33.7 35 20.9 13.8-30.5 22 14.3 8.6-22.9 14 10.0 5.4-17.7 29 32.2 21.6-45.0
Female 188 76 34.3 26.6-42.9 67 32.5 24.8-41.3 17 11.9 6.1-21.9 20 12.6 7.5-20.3 8 8.7 4.0-18.0
RACE
White 217 68 24.8 18.7-32.1 65 25.5 19.1-33.3 31 16.2 10.3-24.6 25 12.0 7.6-18.6 28 21.4 13.9-31.4
Other 98 35 32.3 21.5-45.3 37 27.3 18.1-38.8 8 9.1 4.0-19.3 9 9.9 4.7-19.8 9 21.4 11.1-37.3
AGE
18-44 117 31 25.4 17.4-35.6 28 18.6 12.2-27.1 16 13.4 7.6-22.6 16 12.6 7.5-20.5 26 29.9 20.3-41.7
45+ 195 71 32.7 25.8-40.5 73 40.5 32.3-49.2 23 13.0 8.1-20.2 17 8.0 4.8-13.0 11 5.8 3.1-10.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 14 29.6 13.9-52.1 12 24.8 11.6-45.3 3 5.6 1.3-21.5 3 5.7 1.2-23.0 10 34.3 17.5-56.1
Some College + 273 89 27.7 21.5-34.8 90 26.5 20.6-33.4 36 14.6 9.7-21.5 31 12.1 8.0-17.9 27 19.1 12.2-28.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 86 25 27.6 16.1-42.9 31 26.2 16.3-39.3 7 7.0 2.6-17.2 10 10.8 5.1-21.5 13 28.4 16.1-45.2
$50,000+ 208 71 28.5 21.6-36.6 61 24.9 18.4-32.7 30 16.3 10.4-24.6 23 11.0 6.7-17.5 23 19.3 11.8-30.0

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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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