On the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
One or two
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Three or four
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Five or more
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1424 950  59.7  (55.3-64.0) 309  25.1  (21.1-29.6) 165  15.2  (12.2-18.7)
     GENDER        
Male  715 381  49.8  (44.3-55.4) 202  28.0  (23.4-33.2) 132  22.1  (17.6-27.5)
Female  709 569  74.2  (65.8-81.0) 107  20.9  (14.1-29.7)  33   5.0  ( 3.0- 8.1)
   RACE/ETHNICITY        
White/NH 1316 873  59.4  (54.6-63.9) 288  25.1  (20.9-29.8) 155  15.6  (12.4-19.4)
African American/NH   48  31  60.0  (40.1-77.1)  15  37.2  (20.4-57.9)   2   2.7  ( 0.7-10.6)
       AGE        
18-24  130  54  34.1  (22.9-47.2)  39  38.8  (24.5-55.3)  37  27.2  (17.2-40.2)
25-34  271 151  48.4  (39.9-57.1)  79  28.8  (21.7-37.1)  41  22.8  (15.4-32.4)
35-44  341 213  59.1  (51.3-66.5)  87  27.1  (20.7-34.6)  41  13.8  ( 8.9-20.7)
45-54  319 233  72.8  (65.3-79.2)  53  18.1  (12.9-25.0)  33   9.0  ( 5.7-14.1)
55-64  179 148  85.4  (77.8-90.7)  23  10.3  ( 6.4-16.4)   8   4.3  ( 1.5-11.5)
65+  176 145  83.6  (75.7-89.3)  26  14.8  ( 9.3-22.7)   5   1.6  ( 0.6- 4.1)
     EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S.  151  79  38.9  (27.2-52.1)  32  18.5  (10.8-29.9)  40  42.6  (29.1-57.3)
H.S. or G.E.D.  488 283  51.5  (43.6-59.4) 142  34.8  (26.7-43.9)  63  13.6  ( 9.7-18.9)
Some Post-H.S.  416 297  66.1  (58.6-72.9)  83  24.1  (17.9-31.6)  36   9.8  ( 6.4-14.7)
College Graduate  365 288  73.4  (66.1-79.6)  52  16.2  (11.6-22.0)  25  10.5  ( 6.2-17.1)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  104  63  42.9  (21.7-67.0)  25  43.6  (18.2-72.8)  16  13.5  ( 6.2-27.1)
$15,000- 24,999  176 104  51.7  (39.7-63.5)  40  25.5  (16.4-37.4)  32  22.9  (13.0-37.0)
$25,000- 34,999  160  94  43.4  (32.4-55.1)  42  27.6  (18.4-39.1)  24  29.0  (17.5-44.1)
$35,000- 49,999  213 134  57.7  (48.5-66.4)  55  29.9  (22.1-39.1)  24  12.3  ( 7.5-19.5)
$50,000 - 74,999  217 164  69.3  (59.3-77.8)  35  19.3  (12.5-28.5)  18  11.4  ( 6.2-20.0)
$75,000 +  211 150  70.2  (61.1-78.0)  45  22.1  (15.4-30.6)  16   7.7  ( 4.2-13.8)

Asked only to those respondents who had at least one drink of an alcoholic beverage in the past month.
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.