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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three Four Five or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,762 730 23.2 21.4-25.0 779 27.1 25.2-29.1 454 16.1 14.6-17.8 230 8.9 7.7-10.2 569 24.7 22.8-26.8
Region 4 556 149 25.0 21.2-29.3 169 26.6 22.8-30.8 84 16.0 12.7-19.9 50 10.4 7.7-13.8 104 22.0 18.2-26.4
GENDER
Male 270 41 15.9 11.5-21.7 79 23.6 18.7-29.3 53 20.4 15.4-26.5 23 10.4 6.7-15.7 74 29.7 23.9-36.3
Female 286 108 36.0 30.0-42.5 90 30.2 24.6-36.5 31 10.7 7.3-15.5 27 10.4 7.0-15.1 30 12.7 8.7-18.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 396 101 24.3 19.9-29.3 119 25.1 20.8-29.9 61 17.1 13.0-22.0 35 10.5 7.4-14.8 80 23.0 18.6-28.2
Non-Hispanic Black 96 *** *** *** 29 28.1 19.4-38.9 14 16.0 9.3-26.1 12 13.5 7.4-23.2 13 16.1 9.0-27.1
Other 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 215 45 21.7 16.2-28.5 50 21.8 16.5-28.3 31 15.6 10.8-21.9 27 12.0 8.0-17.6 62 28.8 22.7-35.8
44-64 235 53 22.3 16.8-28.9 85 31.6 25.6-38.3 42 18.5 13.4-24.9 20 10.0 6.3-15.6 35 17.7 12.5-24.5
65+ 100 48 44.1 34.0-54.8 32 32.8 23.5-43.7 11 11.9 6.4-21.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 124 30 21.9 14.7-31.3 32 22.4 15.5-31.3 23 17.5 11.4-25.9 15 14.7 8.6-23.9 24 23.6 15.9-33.5
Some College + 428 119 26.3 21.9-31.3 136 28.0 23.6-32.8 60 15.6 11.8-20.2 34 8.6 6.0-12.2 79 21.5 17.3-26.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 55 24.5 18.4-31.8 49 25.8 19.2-33.7 29 17.5 11.7-25.2 14 7.8 4.5-13.3 40 24.4 17.9-32.4
$50,000+ 272 61 24.3 18.8-30.8 98 30.8 25.3-36.9 39 15.8 11.3-21.6 24 9.0 6.0-13.5 50 20.1 15.3-25.8

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*This question asked only of respondents who reported drinking at least one drink in the last month.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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