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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Alcohol Consumption

Heavy Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,878 11,479 96.5 95.8-97.0 399 3.5 3.0- 4.2
-Guilford County 679 652 95.8 93.3-97.3 27 4.2 2.7- 6.7
GENDER
Male 253 245 97.4 93.8-98.9 8 2.6 1.1- 6.2
Female 426 407 94.5 90.6-96.8 19 5.5 3.2- 9.4
RACE
White 509 488 95.1 91.7-97.1 21 4.9 2.9- 8.3
Other 164 158 97.0 92.8-98.8 6 3.0 1.2- 7.2
AGE
18-44 157 150 95.7 90.3-98.1 7 4.3 1.9- 9.7
45+ 512 492 95.6 93.0-97.3 20 4.4 2.7- 7.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 226 222 97.2 92.6-98.9 4 2.8 1.1- 7.4
Some College + 452 429 95.2 92.0-97.2 23 4.8 2.8- 8.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 317 306 96.2 92.3-98.1 11 3.8 1.9- 7.7
$50,000+ 279 265 95.5 91.8-97.6 14 4.5 2.4- 8.2

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*Heavy drinkers--males having more than two drinks per day OR females having more than one drink per day.

^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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