2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 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 5,421 2,843 51.3 49.6-52.9 678 13.2 12.2-14.4 751 14.4 13.3-15.6 863 16.4 15.3-17.7 286 4.7 4.1- 5.4
Region 1 & 2 638 351 56.2 51.5-60.8 69 9.1 7.0-11.7 81 12.7 9.8-16.2 104 16.6 13.3-20.5 33 5.4 3.6- 8.1
GENDER
Male 279 136 48.1 41.3-54.9 27 7.9 5.3-11.8 39 13.7 9.6-19.2 57 21.8 16.5-28.2 20 8.5 5.2-13.6
Female 359 215 63.7 57.4-69.7 42 10.1 7.2-14.0 42 11.7 8.1-16.6 47 11.8 8.1-16.7 13 2.6 1.5- 4.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 530 289 55.8 50.7-60.8 50 8.3 6.1-11.1 67 12.7 9.7-16.6 91 17.1 13.5-21.3 33 6.1 4.1- 9.1
Non-Hispanic Black 23 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 85 *** *** *** 14 14.9 8.6-24.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 195 87 44.2 36.1-52.6 27 10.8 7.1-16.0 34 18.8 13.0-26.5 40 21.0 15.2-28.3 *** *** ***
45-64 208 122 59.9 51.4-67.8 21 8.7 5.5-13.7 25 8.9 5.7-13.7 33 18.1 12.1-26.3 *** *** ***
65+ 223 136 68.6 61.5-74.9 18 6.1 3.6-10.0 21 8.3 5.2-12.9 29 9.6 6.3-14.5 19 7.4 4.6-11.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 239 161 67.4 59.8-74.1 21 6.4 4.0-10.1 22 10.1 6.1-16.2 23 9.9 6.3-15.2 12 6.2 3.2-11.7
Some Post-H.S. 175 104 54.7 46.1-63.0 20 10.5 6.7-16.1 19 11.8 7.3-18.6 25 19.1 12.6-27.9 *** *** ***
College Graduate 223 85 37.2 30.4-44.5 28 12.1 8.0-17.8 40 18.8 13.7-25.3 56 25.8 19.9-32.6 14 6.1 3.5-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 303 188 63.7 56.7-70.1 33 8.5 5.8-12.3 31 9.9 6.4-14.9 39 13.7 9.3-19.7 12 4.2 2.1- 8.5
$50,000+ 227 99 42.7 35.3-50.5 22 9.6 6.1-14.7 42 18.8 13.5-25.6 52 23.7 17.7-31.0 12 5.1 2.7- 9.4
Don't know/Not Sure 108 *** *** *** 14 9.5 5.3-16.4 *** *** *** 13 10.7 5.6-19.4 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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