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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 329 318 97.7 95.1-98.9 11 2.3 1.1- 4.9
GENDER
Male 138 135 98.0 92.9-99.5 3 2.0 0.5- 7.1
Female 191 183 97.2 93.9-98.7 8 2.8 1.3- 6.1
RACE
White 290 280 97.2 94.1-98.7 10 2.8 1.3- 5.9
Other 36 35 99.5 96.2-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8
AGE
18-44 90 84 96.5 91.7-98.6 6 3.5 1.4- 8.3
45+ 236 231 99.0 97.6-99.6 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 152 99.6 98.3-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7
Some College + 175 166 96.0 91.3-98.2 9 4.0 1.8- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 168 98.5 95.6-99.5 5 1.5 0.5- 4.4
$50,000+ 119 113 95.9 89.9-98.4 6 4.1 1.6-10.1

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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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