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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 116 46 32.9 22.9-44.7 37 32.0 22.1-43.9 21 15.4 9.2-24.6 3 8.1 2.0-27.6 9 11.6 5.7-22.2
GENDER
Male 63 16 22.9 12.8-37.5 20 33.5 20.7-49.3 18 18.5 10.6-30.4 2 10.9 2.5-37.5 7 14.1 6.3-28.6
Female 53 30 54.6 37.2-70.9 17 28.8 16.8-44.8 3 8.6 2.1-29.6 1 1.8 0.2-11.9 2 6.2 1.5-22.9
RACE
White 106 43 34.8 24.5-46.6 34 35.3 24.6-47.6 19 15.4 9.0-25.0 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 9 13.9 7.0-25.9
Other 7 2 26.9 3.9-76.8 2 5.6 0.9-27.1 1 7.8 0.9-44.9 2 59.7 16.7-91.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 42 11 26.0 13.3-44.7 16 32.4 18.5-50.5 5 10.0 3.7-24.1 2 12.5 2.8-41.4 8 19.0 9.1-35.6
45+ 74 35 43.1 31.0-56.1 21 31.4 20.3-45.1 16 23.4 13.9-36.6 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 17 46.9 26.6-68.4 10 22.3 10.9-40.4 7 20.7 8.9-41.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.0 2.5-32.6
Some College + 80 29 27.0 17.5-39.2 27 36.1 23.5-51.0 14 13.1 6.9-23.7 3 11.5 2.9-36.2 7 12.3 5.4-25.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 44 18 40.1 21.8-61.8 10 13.8 6.3-27.6 9 18.0 8.0-35.6 1 5.3 0.7-29.3 6 22.7 9.6-45.0
$50,000+ 69 25 27.0 17.0-40.0 27 42.9 28.7-58.4 12 14.4 7.4-26.3 2 9.8 1.8-40.0 3 5.9 1.8-17.6

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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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