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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Alcohol Consumption

Heavy Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,097 5,706 93.4 92.6-94.2 391 6.6 5.8- 7.4
Region 10 587 549 93.2 90.3-95.3 38 6.8 4.7- 9.7
GENDER
Male 283 266 92.9 88.0-95.9 17 7.1 4.1-12.0
Female 304 283 93.5 89.4-96.1 21 6.5 3.9-10.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 383 351 90.6 86.3-93.7 32 9.4 6.3-13.7
Non-Hispanic Black 142 139 98.8 96.1-99.6 *** *** ***
Other 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 193 177 90.7 84.7-94.5 16 9.3 5.5-15.3
45-64 218 202 92.6 87.6-95.7 16 7.4 4.3-12.4
65+ 171 165 98.7 96.9-99.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 227 220 96.7 92.8-98.6 *** *** ***
Some College + 358 327 90.3 85.6-93.6 31 9.7 6.4-14.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 283 93.2 88.4-96.0 18 6.8 4.0-11.6
$50,000+ 193 176 92.2 87.0-95.4 17 7.8 4.6-13.0

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*Heavy drinkers--MALES having more than two drinks per day and FEMALES having more than one drink per day.

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 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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