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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,945 11,005 89.0 87.9-90.0 940 11.0 10.0-12.1
-Durham County 612 555 84.3 78.7-88.7 57 15.7 11.3-21.3
GENDER
Male 200 168 77.7 67.6-85.3 32 22.3 14.7-32.4
Female 412 387 90.5 85.1-94.1 25 9.5 5.9-14.9
RACE
White 378 333 81.7 74.5-87.2 45 18.3 12.8-25.5
Other 232 220 87.0 77.2-92.9 12 13.0 7.1-22.8
AGE
18-44 180 146 76.3 67.2-83.6 34 23.7 16.4-32.8
45+ 426 403 95.0 92.4-96.8 23 5.0 3.2- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 141 86.3 74.4-93.2 11 13.7 6.8-25.6
Some College + 460 414 83.6 76.9-88.6 46 16.4 11.4-23.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 219 84.3 74.3-90.9 19 15.7 9.1-25.7
$50,000+ 304 268 82.6 74.5-88.6 36 17.4 11.4-25.5

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*Binge drinkers--males having five or more drinks on one occasion OR females having four or more drinks on one occasion.

^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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