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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any
alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, a malt beverage or liquor?

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  Total
Respond.^
No drinks 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,017 2,066 52.1 50.3-53.9 528 13.3 12.1-14.5 585 15.0 13.7-16.3 616 14.7 13.5-16.0 222 5.0 4.3- 5.8
Region 8 476 266 52.9 47.3-58.4 52 13.0 9.3-17.9 49 11.5 8.3-15.7 74 15.6 11.9-20.1 35 7.0 4.9-10.0
GENDER
Male 214 97 42.9 35.4-50.7 23 12.3 7.4-19.5 27 14.2 9.5-20.7 40 19.1 13.4-26.5 27 11.5 7.6-17.1
Female 262 169 62.6 54.7-69.8 29 13.7 8.8-20.9 22 8.9 5.2-14.7 34 12.2 8.2-17.8 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 307 155 49.2 42.6-55.8 26 11.0 6.9-16.9 32 11.2 7.6-16.2 63 19.3 14.6-25.2 31 9.4 6.4-13.6
Non-Hispanic Black 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 94 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 149 70 43.9 35.0-53.2 25 18.0 11.7-26.6 23 16.5 10.7-24.6 24 16.9 10.8-25.4 *** *** ***
45-64 167 92 54.1 45.0-62.9 16 11.7 6.1-21.4 17 9.3 5.3-15.6 28 14.9 10.0-21.6 14 10.1 5.7-17.1
65+ 158 102 67.0 58.0-74.9 11 5.8 3.0-11.0 *** *** *** 22 14.3 8.7-22.7 14 7.5 4.3-12.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 126 58.6 49.7-66.9 23 14.9 9.1-23.5 18 9.1 5.2-15.4 21 12.5 7.6-19.9 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 147 84 50.6 41.2-60.0 15 11.9 6.9-19.8 16 14.6 8.7-23.4 18 14.2 8.4-23.0 14 8.7 5.0-14.8
College Graduate 128 54 41.7 32.7-51.3 13 8.7 4.9-15.1 15 12.8 7.1-21.8 35 27.0 19.4-36.3 11 9.8 5.1-17.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 209 132 61.1 52.5-69.1 25 14.5 9.1-22.4 15 7.7 4.2-13.8 24 12.2 7.7-18.9 13 4.4 2.5- 7.7
$50,000+ 165 65 37.2 29.3-45.9 20 15.2 8.9-24.8 24 15.2 9.7-23.1 41 23.4 16.5-32.0 15 9.0 5.2-15.2
Don't know/Not Sure 102 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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