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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 889 542 59.1 54.6-63.4 105 13.2 10.4-16.6 93 11.0 8.6-14.1 101 12.5 9.6-16.1 48 4.2 3.0- 5.8
GENDER
Male 371 186 49.2 42.6-55.9 42 13.1 9.3-18.3 51 14.6 10.4-20.1 60 16.8 12.1-23.0 32 6.2 4.1- 9.3
Female 518 356 68.2 62.3-73.5 63 13.2 9.4-18.2 42 7.7 5.3-11.1 41 8.6 5.7-12.8 16 2.3 1.3- 4.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 584 332 55.8 50.2-61.3 69 12.5 9.3-16.6 72 13.9 10.5-18.1 73 12.9 9.4-17.3 38 4.9 3.3- 7.1
Non-Hispanic Black 234 169 66.8 57.6-74.9 26 13.8 8.2-22.1 12 5.6 2.5-11.8 20 10.5 5.7-18.7 *** *** ***
Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 228 104 46.9 38.7-55.3 48 19.9 14.3-27.0 28 12.4 8.0-18.6 37 17.9 12.3-25.3 11 2.9 1.4- 5.8
44-64 364 235 65.4 59.4-70.9 31 8.3 5.7-12.1 42 11.9 8.4-16.5 35 8.9 6.0-13.1 21 5.4 3.3- 8.6
65+ 290 199 74.0 68.0-79.2 24 6.6 4.0-10.5 23 7.2 4.6-11.1 28 7.2 4.6-10.9 16 5.1 2.9- 8.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 377 263 65.6 58.7-71.9 35 9.5 6.4-14.0 28 8.0 5.0-12.6 31 12.1 7.9-18.3 20 4.7 2.8- 7.6
Some College + 510 278 53.3 47.4-59.0 69 16.3 12.1-21.7 65 13.8 10.2-18.3 70 12.9 9.4-17.4 28 3.8 2.4- 5.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 423 288 63.8 57.0-70.0 47 13.1 9.0-18.6 36 9.3 6.1-14.0 32 10.4 6.6-16.1 20 3.4 2.1- 5.5
$50,000+ 286 130 46.3 38.7-54.0 39 14.1 9.9-19.7 38 14.9 10.1-21.3 56 18.1 12.8-25.1 23 6.6 4.0-10.8

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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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