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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 465 268 56.6 50.7-62.4 45 8.6 6.2-12.0 48 10.9 7.7-15.2 71 17.5 13.1-22.9 33 6.4 4.2- 9.6
GENDER
Male 196 100 53.8 45.1-62.3 17 9.1 5.4-15.0 25 10.8 6.9-16.6 33 16.4 10.9-23.9 21 9.9 5.9-15.9
Female 269 168 59.4 51.3-67.1 28 8.1 5.3-12.3 23 10.9 6.4-18.1 38 18.5 12.4-26.7 12 3.0 1.5- 5.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 298 147 45.0 38.1-52.2 28 9.1 5.9-13.8 35 13.8 9.3-20.1 60 23.2 17.1-30.6 28 8.8 5.6-13.6
Non-Hispanic Black 130 96 75.6 66.1-83.2 11 7.5 4.0-13.8 11 6.2 3.1-11.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 118 *** *** *** 17 12.5 7.5-20.0 17 14.7 8.4-24.5 28 24.9 16.4-36.0 *** *** ***
45-64 185 115 66.1 57.6-73.6 18 6.7 3.9-11.4 18 9.1 5.4-15.0 23 12.3 7.5-19.4 11 5.9 3.1-10.9
65+ 159 101 65.2 56.1-73.2 *** *** *** 13 7.8 4.3-13.6 20 13.9 8.3-22.5 15 7.5 4.2-13.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 124 66.6 57.7-74.6 15 6.7 3.8-11.4 16 7.9 4.1-14.6 22 13.7 8.3-21.7 11 5.1 2.6- 9.6
Some College + 276 143 48.5 41.1-56.0 30 10.2 6.7-15.3 32 13.3 8.8-19.6 49 20.6 14.6-28.3 22 7.4 4.3-12.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 220 147 65.6 56.9-73.3 20 7.3 4.4-11.8 16 7.1 3.7-13.2 27 16.8 10.8-25.3 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 162 69 41.4 32.5-51.0 19 10.5 6.1-17.4 21 15.0 9.1-23.9 34 22.1 14.6-31.9 19 11.0 6.2-18.7

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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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