2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 658 320 50.8 46.3-55.3 80 12.4 9.7-15.7 103 15.6 12.7-19.0 120 17.1 14.1-20.5 35 4.1 2.8- 5.9
GENDER
Male 295 127 47.6 40.9-54.3 38 13.0 9.3-18.0 47 15.2 11.2-20.2 64 19.3 14.9-24.8 19 4.9 3.0- 7.9
Female 363 193 53.8 47.6-59.8 42 11.9 8.3-16.6 56 15.9 12.0-20.9 56 15.0 11.3-19.7 16 3.4 2.0- 5.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 401 170 46.3 40.6-52.0 47 12.4 9.0-16.7 64 15.4 11.9-19.7 89 20.3 16.3-25.1 31 5.6 3.8- 8.2
Non-Hispanic Black 163 99 58.7 49.3-67.5 19 12.6 7.5-20.2 27 18.9 12.5-27.6 14 7.7 4.2-13.7 *** *** ***
Other 94 *** *** *** 14 12.3 6.8-21.3 12 10.7 5.8-18.7 17 16.0 9.5-25.8 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 246 100 44.7 37.6-51.9 38 15.0 10.5-20.8 54 21.5 16.4-27.7 52 18.5 13.8-24.3 *** *** ***
45-64 222 109 54.0 46.4-61.3 26 11.1 7.3-16.5 29 10.8 7.3-15.6 47 19.0 14.1-25.2 11 5.2 2.8- 9.4
65+ 179 105 59.6 50.7-67.8 16 9.7 5.6-16.1 18 9.5 5.5-16.0 19 11.4 6.9-18.2 21 9.9 6.1-15.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 125 73.8 65.8-80.5 11 6.3 3.3-11.7 15 7.7 4.3-13.3 19 10.8 6.6-17.2 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 176 88 48.7 40.4-57.1 29 18.2 12.4-25.9 28 16.2 11.1-23.2 24 14.1 9.3-20.9 *** *** ***
College Graduate 308 107 32.7 27.2-38.8 40 12.2 8.8-16.7 60 21.9 17.0-27.7 77 25.4 20.4-31.2 24 7.7 5.0-11.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 247 149 60.2 52.8-67.2 25 10.6 6.9-16.0 32 12.8 8.8-18.3 33 13.3 9.2-19.0 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 287 93 34.6 28.3-41.4 45 16.9 12.2-22.8 53 19.0 14.4-24.7 75 24.1 19.0-30.0 21 5.4 3.4- 8.4
Don't know/Not Sure 124 78 66.2 56.2-74.9 *** *** *** 18 13.7 8.2-21.9 12 10.0 5.4-17.8 *** *** ***

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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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