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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Heavy Drinking*

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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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*Data in this table were derived from the alcohol consumption questions.
Yes = Respondents reported having MORE than 2 drinks/day for MALES and MORE than 1 drink/day for FEMALES.
No = Respondents reported having LESS than or equal to 2 drinks/day for MALES and LESS than or equal to 1 drink/day for FEMALES.

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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