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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 342 311 86.7 80.0-91.5 31 13.3 8.5-20.0
GENDER
Male 139 121 83.7 73.9-90.3 18 16.3 9.7-26.1
Female 203 190 89.2 78.2-94.9 13 10.8 5.1-21.8
RACE
White 307 276 84.7 77.2-90.0 31 15.3 10.0-22.8
Other 34 34 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 93 73 80.6 68.8-88.6 20 19.4 11.4-31.2
45+ 247 236 94.4 89.5-97.1 11 5.6 2.9-10.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 117 91.3 83.5-95.6 12 8.7 4.4-16.5
Some College + 212 193 83.4 73.2-90.2 19 16.6 9.8-26.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 135 127 90.6 75.8-96.7 8 9.4 3.3-24.2
$50,000+ 150 133 85.2 76.6-91.0 17 14.8 9.0-23.4

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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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