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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Alcohol Consumption

At risk for binge drinking
(Note: Binge drinking is defined for males as having 5 or more drinks
and for women as having 4 or more drinks on 1 occasion)*

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  Total #
Respondents
Not at Risk At Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,246 8,497 87.7 86.1-89.2 749 12.3 10.8-13.9
GENDER
Male 3,430 2,982 81.7 78.6-84.4 448 18.3 15.6-21.4
Female 5,816 5,515 93.2 91.9-94.4 301 6.8 5.6- 8.1
RACE
White 5,917 5,371 86.0 83.8-88.0 546 14.0 12.0-16.2
African American 2,619 2,463 91.1 88.5-93.2 156 8.9 6.8-11.5
Other 405 370 90.2 83.7-94.3 35 9.8 5.7-16.3
HISPANIC
Yes 116 104 86.1 70.2-94.2 12 13.9 5.8-29.8
No 8,880 8,153 87.7 86.0-89.2 727 12.3 10.8-14.0
AGE
18-24 246 216 87.3 79.8-92.3 30 12.7 7.7-20.2
25-34 637 522 76.1 69.6-81.5 115 23.9 18.5-30.4
35-44 1,102 948 85.6 82.2-88.3 154 14.4 11.7-17.8
45-54 1,593 1,402 88.4 85.8-90.5 191 11.6 9.5-14.2
55-64 2,202 2,041 92.9 91.3-94.3 161 7.1 5.7- 8.7
65+ 3,466 3,368 97.2 96.3-97.9 98 2.8 2.1- 3.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,343 1,272 90.3 85.5-93.7 71 9.7 6.3-14.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,965 2,729 87.9 85.3-90.1 236 12.1 9.9-14.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,251 2,057 85.6 81.3-89.1 194 14.4 10.9-18.7
College Graduate 2,670 2,423 88.3 85.6-90.6 247 11.7 9.4-14.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,233 1,157 88.3 82.6-92.3 76 11.7 7.7-17.4
$15,000- $24,999 1,634 1,539 90.9 86.8-93.7 95 9.1 6.3-13.2
$25,000- $34,999 957 888 91.3 87.3-94.1 69 8.7 5.9-12.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,149 1,058 88.5 84.5-91.6 91 11.5 8.4-15.5
$50,000+ 2,707 2,367 84.5 81.8-86.9 340 15.5 13.1-18.2
REGION**
Region I 1,191 1,114 91.9 88.6-94.3 77 8.1 5.7-11.4
Region II 1,082 998 88.9 83.6-92.7 84 11.1 7.3-16.4
Region III 1,184 1,083 87.1 82.7-90.5 101 12.9 9.5-17.3
Region IV 1,282 1,204 91.3 88.5-93.4 78 8.7 6.6-11.5
Region V 1,169 1,063 86.6 83.2-89.3 106 13.4 10.7-16.8
Region VI 1,101 1,012 84.0 79.1-87.9 89 16.0 12.1-20.9
Region VII 1,127 1,008 82.7 77.5-86.9 119 17.3 13.1-22.5
Region VIII 1,110 1,015 89.7 87.0-92.0 95 10.3 8.0-13.0

*Data in this table was derived from the Alcohol Consumption questions.

** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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