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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Binge Drinking*

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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
-Forsyth County 275 250 88.1 80.4-93.0 25 11.9 7.0-19.6
GENDER
Male 113 97 82.0 68.7-90.4 16 18.0 9.6-31.3
Female 162 153 95.1 90.2-97.6 9 4.9 2.4- 9.8
RACE
White 211 192 88.5 81.3-93.1 19 11.5 6.9-18.7
Other 61 55 86.5 62.2-96.1 6 13.5 3.9-37.8
AGE
18-44 60 48 82.0 66.6-91.3 12 18.0 8.7-33.4
45+ 213 200 93.2 87.6-96.4 13 6.8 3.6-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 90 83 86.3 66.7-95.2 7 13.7 4.8-33.3
Some College + 184 166 89.1 82.1-93.6 18 10.9 6.4-17.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 106 83.2 66.1-92.6 11 16.8 7.4-33.9
$50,000+ 106 93 87.4 77.5-93.3 13 12.6 6.7-22.5

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
Yes = Respondents who report they did not drink in the past 30 days and who did not have five or more drinks on an occasion.
No = Respondents who report they did drink in t he past 30 days and had five or more drinks on one or more occasions in the past 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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