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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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 10,606 10,263 96.5 95.8-97.1 343 3.5 2.9- 4.2
-Orange County 289 268 92.8 88.3-95.7 21 7.2 4.3-11.7
GENDER
Male 101 95 93.5 84.8-97.4 6 6.5 2.6-15.2
Female 188 173 92.2 86.6-95.6 15 7.8 4.4-13.4
RACE
White 231 211 90.6 84.7-94.3 20 9.4 5.7-15.3
Other 56 55 99.4 95.7-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
AGE
18-44 83 79 96.4 89.0-98.9 4 3.6 1.1-11.0
45+ 206 189 89.6 82.8-93.9 17 10.4 6.1-17.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 60 59 95.5 74.2-99.4 1 4.5 0.6-25.8
Some College + 229 209 92.2 87.2-95.3 20 7.8 4.7-12.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 100 97 96.1 85.8-99.0 3 3.9 1.0-14.2
$50,000+ 154 137 91.0 85.2-94.7 17 9.0 5.3-14.8

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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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