Binge Drinking - (Calculated Variable)*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6963 6659  92.1  (90.7-93.3) 304   7.9  ( 6.7- 9.3)
       ADDs      
Barren River  474  459  95.7  (92.4-97.6)  15   4.3  ( 2.4- 7.6)
Big Sandy  392  385  96.4  (92.3-98.3)   7   3.6  ( 1.7- 7.7)
Bluegrass  458  434  91.8  (87.4-94.8)  24   8.2  ( 5.2-12.6)
Buffalo Trace  391  374  95.0  (89.8-97.6)  17   5.0  ( 2.4-10.2)
Cumberland Valley  474  458  93.2  (88.0-96.2)  16   6.8  ( 3.8-12.0)
FIVCO  483  462  93.7  (90.1-96.0)  21   6.3  ( 4.0- 9.9)
Gateway  537  513  92.3  (87.6-95.3)  24   7.7  ( 4.7-12.4)
Green River  470  450  94.7  (91.5-96.7)  20   5.3  ( 3.3- 8.5)
Kentucky River  462  445  95.0  (91.5-97.1)  17   5.0  ( 2.9- 8.5)
KIPDA  497  462  89.1  (84.1-92.6)  35  10.9  ( 7.4-15.9)
Lake Cumberland  472  460  95.7  (91.9-97.8)  12   4.3  ( 2.2- 8.1)
Lincoln Trail  439  422  95.2  (91.7-97.3)  17   4.8  ( 2.7- 8.3)
Northern Kentucky  475  432  86.0  (81.0-89.8)  43  14.0  (10.2-19.0)
Pennyrile  482  461  91.1  (83.3-95.4)  21   8.9  ( 4.6-16.7)
Purchase  457  442  95.8  (92.4-97.7)  15   4.2  ( 2.3- 7.6)

'Yes' means those respondents who have had five or more drinks on one or more occasions 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.