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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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 11,878 11,479 96.5 95.8-97.0 399 3.5 3.0- 4.2
-Rowan County 371 360 97.5 95.3-98.7 11 2.5 1.3- 4.7
GENDER
Male 138 133 97.4 93.2-99.1 5 2.6 0.9- 6.8
Female 233 227 97.7 94.4-99.0 6 2.3 1.0- 5.6
RACE
White 322 311 97.0 94.3-98.5 11 3.0 1.5- 5.7
Other 48 48 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 84 83 99.2 94.3-99.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
45+ 281 271 96.0 92.3-98.0 10 4.0 2.0- 7.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 169 98.1 94.1-99.4 4 1.9 0.6- 5.9
Some College + 197 190 97.0 93.5-98.7 7 3.0 1.3- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 216 211 98.0 94.3-99.3 5 2.0 0.7- 5.7
$50,000+ 97 93 96.4 90.4-98.7 4 3.6 1.3- 9.6

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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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