SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have
'5 or more drinks' [for men] OR '4 or more drinks' [for women] on an occasion?*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,633 3,693 74.3 72.1-76.4 358 9.7 8.3-11.4 193 5.3 4.3- 6.5 281 8.2 6.9- 9.7 108 2.5 1.9- 3.3
-Rowan County 123 91 70.0 58.4-79.6 10 9.3 4.1-19.6 6 3.2 1.3- 7.7 12 14.2 7.5-25.0 4 3.3 1.1- 9.2
GENDER
Male 60 42 63.1 46.6-77.1 6 13.8 5.3-31.5 3 2.7 0.8- 9.2 8 18.1 8.8-33.6 1 2.2 0.3-14.3
Female 63 49 78.2 61.8-88.9 4 3.9 1.3-11.3 3 3.8 1.1-12.8 4 9.5 2.5-29.5 3 4.5 1.3-14.7
RACE
White 108 80 69.3 57.0-79.3 8 6.4 2.9-13.6 6 4.1 1.7- 9.8 11 16.9 8.8-29.8 3 3.3 1.0-10.8
Other 14 11 75.2 40.2-93.2 2 20.3 4.4-58.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.5 0.6-27.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 37 27 72.1 52.2-85.9 3 9.8 2.6-30.9 0 0.0 . - . 5 14.7 5.5-33.7 2 3.4 0.8-13.5
45+ 85 63 67.7 54.5-78.6 7 8.8 3.8-19.1 6 6.7 2.7-15.2 7 13.7 6.1-27.8 2 3.1 0.6-14.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 39 27 72.1 52.7-85.7 4 4.3 1.4-12.5 1 2.4 0.3-15.2 4 14.8 5.3-35.0 3 6.5 1.8-20.8
Some College + 84 64 69.0 54.0-80.7 6 11.9 4.7-27.0 5 3.7 1.4- 9.7 8 13.9 6.1-28.4 1 1.6 0.2-10.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 67 51 76.7 62.3-86.7 7 8.8 3.7-19.6 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9 5 9.9 3.8-23.5 2 3.5 0.8-13.7
$50,000+ 46 33 59.4 40.4-75.9 3 11.4 2.8-36.5 2 4.3 1.1-16.0 7 22.2 9.8-42.9 1 2.7 0.4-17.0

Back to Alcohol Consumption.

*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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 24MAY11.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook