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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage?*

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  Total
Respond.^
No drinks 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,708 50 0.7 0.4- 1.1 1,286 28.9 26.8-31.0 1,394 31.4 29.2-33.7 1,484 31.1 29.0-33.3 494 7.9 6.9- 9.0
-Forsyth County 118 4 4.4 1.0-18.0 27 20.5 12.9-30.9 33 35.3 23.0-49.9 40 32.7 22.8-44.5 14 7.0 3.8-12.7
GENDER
Male 55 2 6.2 1.1-28.0 10 15.1 6.8-30.4 15 41.3 23.9-61.1 21 30.9 18.2-47.4 7 6.5 2.7-15.3
Female 63 2 1.4 0.4- 5.7 17 29.6 18.2-44.2 18 25.3 14.8-39.9 19 35.8 22.8-51.3 7 7.9 3.6-16.5
RACE
White 96 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 22 24.1 14.8-36.8 23 25.8 14.4-41.8 34 39.1 27.2-52.5 14 9.6 5.2-17.1
Other 19 1 15.5 2.2-59.6 5 12.7 4.1-33.0 8 56.5 26.0-82.7 5 15.4 5.1-37.9 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 34 1 6.5 0.9-34.0 9 19.7 8.8-38.6 7 36.1 16.9-61.2 16 35.2 19.4-55.1 1 2.4 0.3-15.5
45+ 83 3 2.2 0.7- 6.8 18 21.6 13.7-32.5 26 34.9 23.9-47.7 23 29.0 19.0-41.6 13 12.3 6.9-21.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 27 1 11.2 1.6-49.2 5 13.4 4.8-32.3 10 51.2 26.3-75.6 9 21.0 8.6-42.8 2 3.2 0.6-14.3
Some College + 91 3 1.5 0.4- 4.7 22 23.6 14.2-36.6 23 28.4 16.0-45.2 31 37.9 25.8-51.6 12 8.7 4.4-16.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 44 2 10.3 1.7-42.9 9 16.5 7.8-31.7 15 43.7 22.9-66.9 11 21.3 9.8-40.2 7 8.3 3.4-18.5
$50,000+ 53 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 13 22.3 12.4-36.6 11 19.8 10.2-34.9 22 47.7 32.4-63.4 6 9.1 3.6-21.3

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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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