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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have
'5 or more drinks' [for men] OR '4 or more drinks' [for women] on an occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,633 3,693 74.3 72.1-76.4 358 9.7 8.3-11.4 193 5.3 4.3- 6.5 281 8.2 6.9- 9.7 108 2.5 1.9- 3.3
-Durham County 321 264 72.8 64.6-79.8 24 13.2 8.0-21.0 12 5.2 2.2-12.0 20 8.5 5.0-13.8 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
GENDER
Male 131 99 66.0 53.4-76.7 11 15.7 7.9-29.0 6 7.8 2.7-20.2 15 10.5 5.7-18.4 0 0.0 . - .
Female 190 165 81.1 71.6-88.0 13 10.2 5.5-18.1 6 2.2 0.9- 5.3 5 6.0 2.2-15.5 1 0.6 0.1- 3.8
RACE
White 222 177 71.8 62.1-79.9 20 15.4 8.9-25.1 9 3.3 1.2- 8.8 16 9.5 5.2-16.5 0 0.0 . - .
Other 99 87 74.2 58.8-85.3 4 10.3 3.6-26.1 3 7.8 2.3-23.7 4 7.1 2.7-17.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
AGE
18-44 119 85 63.7 52.2-73.8 16 18.2 10.5-29.6 6 7.2 2.7-17.7 12 10.9 6.0-19.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 199 176 89.6 84.3-93.3 8 4.0 1.9- 8.2 6 1.7 0.7- 3.8 8 3.9 1.9- 8.0 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 31 60.0 38.4-78.4 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 2 8.8 1.4-39.8 7 28.4 13.4-50.6 1 1.5 0.2-10.5
Some College + 279 233 75.3 66.3-82.6 23 15.5 9.5-24.5 10 4.5 1.7-11.6 13 4.6 2.4- 8.5 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 88 69 64.8 48.7-78.2 6 12.4 4.6-29.4 5 7.0 1.9-23.0 7 14.9 6.7-30.0 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8
$50,000+ 211 175 76.1 65.8-84.0 17 13.4 7.3-23.5 7 4.8 1.5-14.2 12 5.8 3.0-10.7 0 0.0 . - .

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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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