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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three Four Five or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,781 746 24.5 22.7-26.4 744 26.3 24.4-28.3 478 17.2 15.5-18.9 228 8.4 7.2- 9.8 585 23.6 21.7-25.7
Region 7 412 107 23.0 18.9-27.8 124 31.0 26.1-36.4 65 16.1 12.4-20.7 37 9.6 6.7-13.7 79 20.2 15.8-25.4
GENDER
Male 201 33 14.4 10.0-20.3 59 29.0 22.6-36.5 37 19.4 13.7-26.7 13 6.9 3.7-12.6 59 30.2 23.1-38.4
Female 211 74 33.2 26.3-40.9 65 33.4 26.2-41.4 28 12.2 8.2-17.8 24 12.8 8.1-19.6 20 8.4 5.2-13.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 282 69 21.7 17.0-27.4 80 28.9 23.2-35.2 52 19.2 14.3-25.2 27 9.8 6.4-14.9 54 20.4 15.3-26.5
Non-Hispanic Black 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 181 27 13.9 9.1-20.7 52 28.5 21.7-36.6 29 16.5 11.1-23.9 20 12.5 7.7-19.5 53 28.5 21.5-36.8
45-64 154 49 32.3 24.9-40.8 45 32.2 24.5-41.1 29 18.1 12.5-25.5 12 6.4 3.5-11.3 19 11.0 6.3-18.4
65+ 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 25 16.6 10.6-25.0 31 29.8 20.9-40.6 *** *** *** 13 14.1 7.8-24.3 *** *** ***
Some College + 304 82 25.7 20.5-31.6 93 31.5 25.8-37.8 57 19.4 14.8-25.0 24 7.8 4.9-12.2 48 15.6 11.5-21.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 142 38 25.6 18.1-35.0 45 28.5 20.7-37.9 14 7.7 4.3-13.4 *** *** *** 35 28.4 19.8-38.9
$50,000+ 225 53 21.6 16.4-27.9 70 32.9 26.4-40.1 45 21.5 15.9-28.5 21 7.8 4.9-12.1 36 16.2 11.3-22.7

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*This question asked only of respondents who reported drinking at least one drink in the last 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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