Heavy Drinking - (Calculated Variable)*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6961 6824  97.0  (96.1-97.7) 137   3.0  ( 2.3- 3.9)
       ADDs      
Barren River  474  464  97.6  (95.4-98.7)  10   2.4  ( 1.3- 4.6)
Big Sandy  392  391  99.3  (95.5-99.9)   1   0.7  ( 0.1- 4.5)
Bluegrass  459  444  96.5  (93.8-98.1)  15   3.5  ( 1.9- 6.2)
Buffalo Trace  392  381  96.2  (90.5-98.5)  11   3.8  ( 1.5- 9.5)
Cumberland Valley  471  469  99.5  (97.9-99.9)   2   0.5  ( 0.1- 2.1)
FIVCO  482  476  97.8  (94.9-99.0)   6   2.2  ( 1.0- 5.1)
Gateway  539  529  97.7  (94.7-99.0)  10   2.3  ( 1.0- 5.3)
Green River  466  459  98.0  (94.7-99.2)   7   2.0  ( 0.8- 5.3)
Kentucky River  462  456  98.5  (96.2-99.4)   6   1.5  ( 0.6- 3.8)
KIPDA  497  483  95.9  (92.1-97.9)  14   4.1  ( 2.1- 7.9)
Lake Cumberland  471  463  98.0  (95.6-99.1)   8   2.0  ( 0.9- 4.4)
Lincoln Trail  440  429  97.7  (95.6-98.8)  11   2.3  ( 1.2- 4.4)
Northern Kentucky  475  457  95.4  (92.1-97.3)  18   4.6  ( 2.7- 7.9)
Pennyrile  483  472  94.9  (85.7-98.3)  11   5.1  ( 1.7-14.3)
Purchase  458  451  98.5  (96.7-99.4)   7   1.5  ( 0.6- 3.3)

'Yes' means men having more than two drinks daily in the past month and women having more than one drink
daily 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.