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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Binge Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,115 5,346 85.4 84.2-86.5 769 14.6 13.5-15.8
Region 10 589 497 82.8 78.9-86.2 92 17.2 13.8-21.1
GENDER
Male 286 219 73.3 66.6-79.0 67 26.7 21.0-33.4
Female 303 278 91.9 87.5-94.8 25 8.1 5.2-12.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 385 318 79.8 74.4-84.3 67 20.2 15.7-25.6
Non-Hispanic Black 143 126 88.5 81.2-93.2 17 11.5 6.8-18.8
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 194 143 72.9 65.3-79.3 51 27.1 20.7-34.7
45-64 219 190 87.2 81.6-91.3 29 12.8 8.7-18.4
65+ 171 159 95.5 91.7-97.6 12 4.5 2.4- 8.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 229 194 84.4 78.1-89.1 35 15.6 10.9-21.9
Some College + 358 301 81.4 76.0-85.9 57 18.6 14.1-24.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 253 82.6 76.8-87.2 48 17.4 12.8-23.2
$50,000+ 194 160 81.7 74.5-87.2 34 18.3 12.8-25.5

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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
Yes = Respondents who report they did drink in the past 30 days and who did have five or more drinks (for males) or four or more drinks (for females) on one or more occasions in the past month.
No = Respondents who report they did not drink in the past 30 days or did NOT have five or more drinks (for males) or four or more drinks (for females) on one or more occasions in the past 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 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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