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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Alcohol Consumption

One drink is equivalent to a 12 ounce beer, a 5 ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor.
During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*

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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 4,629 2,326 43.1 40.9-45.4 1,403 31.9 29.7-34.1 441 10.2 8.8-11.7 185 5.3 4.2- 6.5 274 9.6 8.0-11.5
-Rowan County 122 68 44.9 34.1-56.1 31 37.1 25.9-49.8 10 6.5 3.1-12.9 5 4.0 1.5-10.0 8 7.6 3.6-15.3
GENDER
Male 59 27 34.9 22.1-50.5 16 38.9 23.9-56.4 8 10.8 4.9-22.2 3 4.9 1.4-15.4 5 10.4 4.3-23.5
Female 63 41 56.7 39.7-72.2 15 34.9 19.9-53.6 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 2 2.9 0.6-12.4 3 4.2 1.1-14.3
RACE
White 107 61 49.0 37.4-60.7 25 30.5 19.8-44.0 10 8.2 4.0-16.2 3 2.5 0.7- 9.0 8 9.7 4.7-19.1
Other 15 7 29.7 10.7-59.8 6 61.0 32.0-83.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 9.3 2.2-32.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 36 19 42.8 25.9-61.6 13 49.2 30.7-67.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.6 0.5-11.4 2 5.4 1.3-19.7
45+ 85 48 46.7 35.2-58.6 18 24.7 15.2-37.4 10 13.2 6.6-24.7 3 5.4 1.6-16.6 6 10.0 4.3-21.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 39 19 34.1 18.7-53.9 11 43.9 24.7-65.2 3 8.2 2.2-26.3 2 4.8 1.0-20.0 4 9.0 3.0-24.2
Some College + 83 49 50.4 36.9-63.9 20 33.5 20.8-49.2 7 5.6 2.5-12.1 3 3.6 1.1-11.4 4 6.9 2.5-17.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 35 36.8 23.8-52.0 16 41.3 25.5-59.1 6 7.3 2.7-18.4 4 5.1 1.7-14.2 5 9.4 3.6-22.5
$50,000+ 46 25 49.7 32.8-66.6 15 37.0 21.6-55.7 3 5.5 1.7-16.2 1 3.1 0.4-18.8 2 4.8 1.2-17.6

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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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