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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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 4,541 1,386 26.3 24.4-28.3 1,373 27.2 25.2-29.2 698 15.6 13.9-17.4 375 8.8 7.6-10.2 709 22.1 20.0-24.5
-Rowan County 120 49 31.1 22.5-41.1 30 32.2 21.5-45.2 10 7.9 3.9-15.3 9 7.8 3.1-18.3 22 21.0 13.2-31.8
GENDER
Male 57 15 18.8 10.2-32.0 17 32.2 18.1-50.5 6 11.2 4.7-24.5 4 9.5 2.5-29.9 15 28.3 16.6-44.0
Female 63 34 44.7 30.2-60.2 13 32.2 17.6-51.4 4 4.2 1.4-11.8 5 6.0 2.2-15.2 7 12.9 4.7-30.9
RACE
White 106 45 36.5 26.6-47.7 23 23.5 13.8-37.0 10 10.1 5.0-19.1 7 4.5 2.0-10.0 21 25.4 16.1-37.8
Other 14 4 11.1 3.2-32.1 7 64.0 33.1-86.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 19.9 4.3-58.1 1 4.9 0.7-29.2
AGE
18-44 35 14 26.8 14.8-43.6 12 45.7 27.2-65.5 1 3.7 0.5-22.1 4 11.7 3.5-32.4 4 12.0 3.9-31.7
45+ 84 34 35.0 24.9-46.6 18 18.8 11.3-29.6 9 12.2 6.1-22.7 5 3.9 1.5- 9.9 18 30.1 19.3-43.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 12 20.9 10.5-37.2 12 46.4 26.2-67.9 2 9.5 2.3-31.7 1 0.7 0.1- 5.3 9 22.4 10.5-41.6
Some College + 84 37 35.9 24.9-48.6 18 25.5 14.4-40.8 8 7.1 3.4-14.3 8 11.2 4.4-25.7 13 20.3 11.1-34.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 64 21 21.2 12.6-33.4 23 48.1 31.9-64.7 5 7.9 2.7-20.9 4 4.3 1.3-12.8 11 18.6 9.5-33.1
$50,000+ 46 21 36.9 22.9-53.5 7 15.7 7.0-31.5 5 9.1 3.7-20.7 3 11.6 2.8-37.0 10 26.7 13.5-45.9

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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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