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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?*

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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 3,877 1,204 26.7 24.6-28.9 1,151 27.1 24.9-29.4 580 14.1 12.4-15.9 317 8.7 7.4-10.1 625 23.5 21.1-26.1
-Orange County 191 53 22.1 15.7-30.2 69 35.5 27.0-45.1 33 13.4 9.1-19.4 12 6.7 3.4-12.8 24 22.2 14.2-33.1
GENDER
Male 77 15 15.2 8.0-27.0 28 38.6 25.4-53.7 14 14.0 7.8-23.9 3 3.5 1.1-11.0 17 28.7 17.2-43.8
Female 114 38 29.5 19.9-41.2 41 32.3 22.9-43.3 19 12.7 7.6-20.5 9 10.1 4.5-21.1 7 15.4 6.0-34.3
RACE
White 165 42 17.8 12.5-24.7 61 34.7 26.4-44.1 29 15.0 10.0-21.9 11 8.5 4.3-16.2 22 24.0 15.0-36.0
Other 24 10 36.0 17.0-60.7 7 37.9 16.8-64.9 4 8.3 2.6-23.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 2 16.8 4.3-47.9
AGE
18-44 59 9 15.3 6.9-30.4 23 35.4 21.8-52.0 11 13.0 6.7-23.6 3 5.5 1.4-18.8 13 30.8 17.2-48.9
45+ 132 44 28.8 21.2-37.9 46 35.6 26.3-46.0 22 13.8 8.8-21.0 9 7.9 4.0-15.2 11 13.9 7.2-25.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 1 9.6 1.3-45.7 6 29.8 10.3-61.3 1 2.1 0.3-14.5 1 3.5 0.5-22.2 5 55.0 25.8-81.1
Some College + 177 52 23.8 16.9-32.5 63 36.3 27.2-46.4 32 15.0 10.1-21.6 11 7.2 3.5-14.0 19 17.8 10.2-29.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 43 17 26.1 12.8-46.0 10 26.0 10.2-52.1 9 14.9 6.7-30.0 2 8.3 1.7-32.1 5 24.7 10.0-49.3
$50,000+ 129 27 17.6 11.1-26.6 51 38.7 28.8-49.6 24 14.8 9.4-22.5 9 6.4 3.2-12.6 18 22.5 13.0-36.2

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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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