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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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?*

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  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
-Union County 156 125 74.8 63.2-83.8 10 8.0 3.8-16.1 4 1.5 0.5- 4.1 15 11.9 6.5-20.6 2 3.8 0.7-18.6
GENDER
Male 74 56 75.4 60.3-86.1 5 7.5 2.8-19.0 2 1.3 0.3- 5.6 10 14.9 7.4-27.8 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1
Female 82 69 74.2 54.8-87.2 5 8.6 2.8-23.6 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 5 8.0 2.3-24.6 1 7.4 1.1-37.0
RACE
White 144 113 70.1 58.3-79.8 10 9.5 4.6-18.7 4 1.8 0.6- 4.8 15 14.1 7.9-23.7 2 4.5 0.8-21.3
Other 11 11 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 57 37 67.5 49.8-81.4 7 10.6 4.4-23.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.6 11 16.0 7.9-29.7 1 5.2 0.7-29.1
45+ 98 87 87.2 77.0-93.3 3 3.7 1.1-12.0 3 3.0 0.9- 9.2 4 4.8 1.5-14.3 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 30 80.4 61.5-91.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.0 0.4- 9.1 9 16.2 6.7-34.2 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6
Some College + 114 95 71.8 57.3-82.8 10 12.4 6.1-23.8 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 6 9.5 3.9-21.4 1 5.1 0.7-28.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 39 31 81.3 54.5-94.0 1 1.5 0.2-10.8 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 4 5.7 1.7-17.4 2 10.8 1.9-43.8
$50,000+ 97 80 77.6 65.7-86.2 7 8.9 3.8-19.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.2 8 12.0 5.9-22.6 0 0.0 . - .

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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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