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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 310 249 73.2 65.6-79.6 19 7.7 4.3-13.2 20 7.4 4.2-12.8 14 7.0 3.6-12.9 8 4.8 2.3- 9.8
GENDER
Male 146 115 70.6 59.7-79.6 11 8.4 4.3-15.8 7 6.4 2.7-14.6 7 6.9 2.6-17.0 6 7.7 3.3-16.7
Female 164 134 75.9 64.8-84.4 8 6.9 2.6-17.1 13 8.5 4.0-17.4 7 7.0 3.0-15.6 2 1.7 0.3- 7.5
RACE
White 259 213 74.7 66.3-81.6 14 6.8 3.4-13.1 15 6.6 3.5-12.0 11 8.0 3.9-15.5 6 4.0 1.7- 9.0
Other 48 34 70.3 51.4-84.2 4 6.6 2.3-17.3 5 11.1 3.3-31.2 3 3.8 1.2-12.1 2 8.1 1.9-28.4
AGE
18-44 93 63 64.3 51.6-75.3 8 8.6 3.6-19.2 9 9.8 4.4-20.2 9 11.1 5.2-22.1 4 6.2 2.3-15.9
45+ 213 182 82.1 75.0-87.5 11 6.9 3.7-12.5 11 5.1 2.7- 9.4 5 2.6 1.0- 6.5 4 3.3 1.2- 8.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 35 54.2 36.4-71.0 4 7.9 2.8-20.6 1 8.4 1.2-40.2 4 9.8 3.7-23.9 5 19.6 8.1-40.4
Some College + 261 214 76.9 68.7-83.5 15 7.6 4.0-14.1 19 7.2 4.2-12.3 10 6.4 2.9-13.5 3 1.8 0.5- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 98 80 75.7 61.1-86.0 5 4.0 1.4-10.7 5 7.6 2.3-22.5 4 3.5 1.2-10.3 4 9.3 3.3-23.1
$50,000+ 183 145 73.5 63.9-81.4 13 10.1 5.2-18.7 13 6.0 3.2-10.9 8 7.2 3.1-16.1 4 3.1 1.1- 8.8

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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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