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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Alcohol Consumption

One drink is equivalent to a 12 ounce beer, a 5 ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor.
During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three Four Five or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,629 2,326 43.1 40.9-45.4 1,403 31.9 29.7-34.1 441 10.2 8.8-11.7 185 5.3 4.2- 6.5 274 9.6 8.0-11.5
-Guilford County 309 160 48.4 41.0-55.8 93 26.4 21.1-32.6 25 8.1 4.8-13.3 10 5.4 2.7-10.6 21 11.7 7.2-18.4
GENDER
Male 145 66 44.0 34.1-54.5 47 28.6 20.8-37.8 13 6.3 3.3-11.6 7 8.1 3.5-17.5 12 13.1 7.0-23.2
Female 164 94 53.1 42.4-63.4 46 24.1 17.3-32.6 12 10.0 4.6-20.2 3 2.5 0.8- 8.0 9 10.3 4.8-20.7
RACE
White 258 137 46.3 38.5-54.2 79 29.0 22.8-36.0 22 9.6 5.5-16.2 5 4.2 1.6-10.4 15 11.0 6.2-18.6
Other 48 23 59.5 41.3-75.4 12 16.6 8.2-30.9 3 3.3 0.9-11.3 4 5.3 1.8-14.4 6 15.3 5.8-34.5
AGE
18-44 93 37 42.4 30.6-55.2 30 24.4 16.5-34.7 7 8.0 3.2-18.4 7 8.8 3.9-18.6 12 16.3 8.8-28.3
45+ 212 121 54.5 46.7-62.0 61 28.4 22.2-35.6 18 8.4 5.0-13.9 3 1.8 0.5- 5.6 9 7.0 3.6-13.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 21 37.6 22.4-55.7 13 20.9 11.3-35.4 3 6.3 2.0-18.6 1 2.8 0.4-17.5 10 32.4 17.3-52.3
Some College + 261 139 50.5 42.3-58.6 80 27.5 21.5-34.4 22 8.4 4.7-14.6 9 5.9 2.8-12.0 11 7.7 3.9-14.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 98 55 57.9 44.0-70.7 21 17.6 10.4-28.2 9 5.4 2.5-11.5 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2 11 17.0 8.5-31.0
$50,000+ 183 89 44.5 35.7-53.7 65 32.0 24.7-40.4 14 9.3 4.7-17.7 6 5.2 2.1-12.3 9 8.9 4.2-17.6

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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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