2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Binge Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,367 4,690 85.9 84.7-87.0 677 14.1 13.0-15.3
Region 4 851 728 84.8 81.8-87.4 123 15.2 12.6-18.2
GENDER
Male 391 311 80.3 75.5-84.3 80 19.7 15.7-24.5
Female 460 417 89.0 85.0-92.1 43 11.0 7.9-15.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 572 488 84.4 80.8-87.5 84 15.6 12.5-19.2
Non-Hispanic Black 153 129 83.8 76.0-89.4 24 16.2 10.6-24.0
Other 126 111 88.6 81.2-93.3 15 11.4 6.7-18.8
AGE
18-44 310 242 79.4 74.0-83.9 68 20.6 16.1-26.0
45-64 295 252 85.8 80.8-89.6 43 14.2 10.4-19.2
65+ 225 216 96.3 92.7-98.1 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 278 237 85.2 79.8-89.3 41 14.8 10.7-20.2
Some Post-H.S. 233 202 85.4 79.5-89.8 31 14.6 10.2-20.5
College Graduate 338 288 83.9 79.1-87.8 50 16.1 12.2-20.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 295 254 84.9 79.7-89.0 41 15.1 11.0-20.3
$50,000+ 395 336 84.8 80.4-88.4 59 15.2 11.6-19.6
Don't know/Not Sure 161 138 84.4 76.3-90.1 23 15.6 9.9-23.7

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions. This question was asked of all respondents.
Yes = Respondents who report they did drink in the past 30 days and who did have five or more drinks (for males) or four or more drinks (for females) on one or more occasions in the past month.
No = Respondents who report they did not drink in the past 30 days or did NOT have five or more drinks (for males) or four or more drinks (for females) on one or more occasions in the past month.

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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