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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,945 11,005 89.0 87.9-90.0 940 11.0 10.0-12.1
-Rowan County 374 342 89.3 84.0-92.9 32 10.7 7.1-16.0
GENDER
Male 139 121 84.0 74.2-90.5 18 16.0 9.5-25.8
Female 235 221 93.6 87.5-96.8 14 6.4 3.2-12.5
RACE
White 324 296 89.5 84.0-93.3 28 10.5 6.7-16.0
Other 48 45 89.2 67.6-97.0 3 10.8 3.0-32.4
AGE
18-44 85 75 89.1 78.8-94.7 10 10.9 5.3-21.2
45+ 283 261 89.2 83.2-93.3 22 10.8 6.7-16.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 162 92.9 86.6-96.4 12 7.1 3.6-13.4
Some College + 199 179 85.8 77.1-91.6 20 14.2 8.4-22.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 217 201 91.2 84.9-95.0 16 8.8 5.0-15.1
$50,000+ 97 84 80.6 67.0-89.5 13 19.4 10.5-33.0

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*Binge drinkers--males having five or more drinks on one occasion OR females having four or more drinks on one occasion.

^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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