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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 6,368 3,478 53.8 52.3-55.3 806 13.4 12.4-14.5 850 13.7 12.7-14.8 904 14.5 13.5-15.6 330 4.6 4.0- 5.2
Region 4 1,156 578 50.5 47.1-53.8 176 15.6 13.3-18.3 174 15.3 13.1-17.8 169 14.3 12.1-16.7 59 4.4 3.3- 5.8
GENDER
Male 484 199 42.7 37.6-48.0 75 16.7 13.0-21.2 79 16.5 13.1-20.5 93 17.5 14.1-21.5 38 6.5 4.6- 9.1
Female 672 379 57.5 53.1-61.8 101 14.6 11.9-17.9 95 14.2 11.4-17.4 76 11.3 8.8-14.4 21 2.4 1.5- 3.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 769 359 47.1 42.9-51.4 104 13.9 11.2-17.1 122 16.7 13.9-20.0 133 16.5 13.8-19.7 51 5.8 4.3- 7.7
Non-Hispanic Black 224 121 51.1 43.5-58.7 40 18.1 12.8-24.9 29 13.1 8.9-18.9 28 15.6 10.6-22.4 *** *** ***
Other 143 90 66.3 57.2-74.4 27 19.1 12.6-27.8 19 11.2 7.0-17.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 388 159 45.1 39.5-50.8 65 17.7 13.7-22.4 81 19.2 15.5-23.7 70 14.9 11.7-18.9 13 3.0 1.7- 5.3
44-64 463 225 50.1 45.0-55.2 76 15.0 11.8-18.9 66 13.8 10.7-17.5 75 17.1 13.4-21.6 21 3.9 2.5- 6.2
65+ 289 184 65.3 58.8-71.2 32 10.5 7.3-14.9 27 8.6 5.6-12.8 22 6.8 4.3-10.6 24 8.9 5.8-13.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 408 277 66.9 61.3-72.0 47 13.0 9.4-17.6 38 9.7 7.0-13.4 26 6.5 4.2- 9.9 20 3.9 2.4- 6.2
Some College + 740 297 39.6 35.6-43.8 128 17.3 14.4-20.7 136 19.1 16.0-22.6 141 19.3 16.3-22.7 38 4.7 3.3- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 499 306 61.0 55.9-65.8 74 14.4 11.1-18.3 48 10.6 7.8-14.3 41 8.8 6.3-12.3 30 5.2 3.5- 7.6
$50,000+ 418 139 34.5 29.3-40.2 64 15.0 11.5-19.4 93 22.4 18.2-27.2 104 24.3 20.1-29.2 18 3.7 2.3- 6.1

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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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