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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Alcohol Consumption

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three Four Five or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,642 2,572 43.5 41.9-45.2 1,842 32.5 31.0-34.0 637 12.1 11.1-13.3 257 5.1 4.4- 6.0 334 6.7 5.9- 7.7
-Johnston County 150 64 38.6 29.8-48.2 46 28.8 20.8-38.4 16 11.3 6.6-18.9 9 9.0 4.5-17.2 15 12.2 7.0-20.4
GENDER
Male 70 22 30.5 19.5-44.2 17 21.6 12.4-34.7 12 16.4 8.9-28.4 7 13.0 6.0-25.7 12 18.6 10.2-31.3
Female 80 42 50.5 37.5-63.4 29 39.5 27.1-53.3 4 3.9 1.4-10.2 2 3.2 0.7-13.8 3 3.0 0.9- 9.0
RACE
White 120 56 43.3 33.6-53.6 38 32.8 23.4-43.8 12 10.7 6.0-18.5 6 6.4 2.8-14.2 8 6.7 3.3-13.3
Other 28 7 25.7 10.5-50.5 7 18.5 7.3-39.5 4 13.4 4.1-35.9 3 15.9 5.2-39.4 7 26.5 12.0-48.8
AGE
18-44 92 33 33.3 23.6-44.7 30 27.1 18.3-38.1 12 13.8 7.3-24.6 8 13.7 6.8-25.6 9 12.1 6.2-22.3
45+ 57 31 48.6 32.3-65.2 15 30.6 16.6-49.4 4 7.2 2.6-18.3 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 6 12.7 4.8-29.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 15 26.3 14.0-44.0 17 24.1 13.6-39.1 8 15.2 6.7-31.0 6 16.6 7.2-33.5 8 17.7 8.2-34.4
Some College + 96 49 47.0 35.8-58.6 29 32.1 21.6-44.7 8 8.6 4.2-16.9 3 3.8 1.1-12.0 7 8.4 3.9-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 17 26.8 15.1-43.1 22 29.5 17.9-44.7 9 13.7 6.2-27.7 6 13.4 5.8-27.8 9 16.6 7.8-31.7
$50,000+ 64 36 51.2 37.0-65.2 16 27.2 15.4-43.4 6 11.6 5.2-23.9 2 3.2 0.7-13.7 4 6.7 2.4-17.4

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported drinking at least one drink in the last month.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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