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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Binge Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,665 9,854 89.4 88.3-90.4 811 10.6 9.6-11.7
-Orange County 290 255 79.3 70.7-85.8 35 20.7 14.2-29.3
GENDER
Male 102 83 75.3 62.0-85.0 19 24.7 15.0-38.0
Female 188 172 82.9 70.4-90.8 16 17.1 9.2-29.6
RACE
White 232 200 77.4 67.6-84.9 32 22.6 15.1-32.4
Other 56 53 84.6 62.1-94.9 3 15.4 5.1-37.9
AGE
18-44 82 66 73.5 58.2-84.7 16 26.5 15.3-41.8
45+ 207 188 84.4 75.5-90.4 19 15.6 9.6-24.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 60 53 68.9 47.7-84.3 7 31.1 15.7-52.3
Some College + 230 202 81.8 72.4-88.5 28 18.2 11.5-27.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 100 93 82.7 66.0-92.2 7 17.3 7.8-34.0
$50,000+ 153 128 77.4 65.8-85.9 25 22.6 14.1-34.2

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
Yes = Respondents who report they did not drink in the past 30 days and who did not have five or more drinks on an occasion.
No = Respondents who report they did drink in t he past 30 days and had five or more drinks on one or more occasions in the past 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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