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2016 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 6,178 3,264 50.9 49.3-52.4 711 12.4 11.4-13.5 795 13.7 12.7-14.8 1,028 17.6 16.4-18.8 380 5.4 4.8- 6.2
Region 4 1,032 496 48.8 45.3-52.2 140 13.5 11.3-16.0 147 13.7 11.6-16.1 194 19.2 16.7-22.0 55 4.9 3.6- 6.6
GENDER
Male 498 224 46.4 41.5-51.3 69 14.1 11.1-17.9 61 10.8 8.3-13.9 108 21.4 17.7-25.6 36 7.3 5.1-10.4
Female 534 272 51.0 46.2-55.7 71 12.8 10.0-16.4 86 16.4 13.2-20.1 86 17.2 13.8-21.2 19 2.6 1.6- 4.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 669 319 48.5 44.2-52.7 78 12.3 9.7-15.5 88 12.6 10.1-15.5 137 20.2 17.1-23.8 47 6.4 4.6- 8.8
Non-Hispanic Black 194 99 53.3 45.6-60.8 31 13.7 9.5-19.4 23 11.1 7.3-16.5 34 19.0 13.6-25.8 *** *** ***
Other 155 72 44.9 36.1-54.0 30 19.3 13.0-27.5 32 21.6 15.1-30.0 21 14.2 8.8-22.1 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 416 169 43.2 38.0-48.6 68 15.2 11.8-19.4 81 17.4 13.9-21.5 90 21.8 17.6-26.6 *** *** ***
45-64 352 163 48.1 42.5-53.8 46 13.1 9.7-17.4 45 11.9 8.8-15.9 76 20.8 16.8-25.6 22 6.1 3.9- 9.3
65+ 250 155 63.4 56.5-69.8 24 9.3 5.8-14.5 20 7.8 4.9-12.1 27 10.6 7.2-15.4 24 8.9 5.7-13.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 359 205 56.1 50.4-61.7 41 12.2 8.8-16.7 47 12.5 9.3-16.6 48 14.1 10.6-18.6 18 5.1 3.1- 8.1
Some College + 668 286 43.5 39.3-47.8 99 14.4 11.7-17.6 100 14.6 11.9-17.7 146 22.7 19.3-26.5 37 4.8 3.3- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 427 238 55.6 50.3-60.8 51 11.9 8.8-15.9 61 14.6 11.3-18.7 55 13.3 10.1-17.4 22 4.5 2.8- 7.2
$50,000+ 437 165 38.8 33.9-43.9 65 15.3 11.9-19.4 74 15.8 12.5-19.8 110 25.1 21.0-29.8 23 5.0 3.1- 8.0

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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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