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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Heavy Drinking*

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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
-Wayne County 360 352 95.3 85.8-98.6 8 4.7 1.4-14.2
GENDER
Male 116 112 92.4 73.6-98.1 4 7.6 1.9-26.4
Female 244 240 98.4 95.1-99.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.9
RACE
White 240 233 96.8 92.5-98.7 7 3.2 1.3- 7.5
Other 116 115 92.9 64.3-99.0 1 7.1 1.0-35.7
AGE
18-44 75 69 89.6 69.8-97.0 6 10.4 3.0-30.2
45+ 282 280 99.6 98.1-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 189 185 93.5 73.7-98.7 4 6.5 1.3-26.3
Some College + 171 167 97.3 91.5-99.2 4 2.7 0.8- 8.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 182 98.5 94.1-99.7 2 1.5 0.3- 5.9
$50,000+ 101 98 96.9 88.6-99.2 3 3.1 0.8-11.4

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
No = Respondents reported having LESS than or equal to 2 drinks/day for MALES or LESS than or equal to 1 drink/day for FEMALES.
Yes = Respondents reported having MORE than 2 drinks/day for MALES or MORE than 1 drink/day for FEMALES.

^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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