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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have 5 or more drinks on an occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,631 4,556 79.6 78.2-80.9 396 7.5 6.6- 8.4 222 4.0 3.4- 4.7 310 6.1 5.4- 7.0 147 2.9 2.4- 3.5
-Johnston County 151 118 73.6 64.2-81.3 9 9.3 4.7-17.4 10 6.7 3.3-12.8 7 6.3 2.7-13.9 7 4.1 1.9- 8.7
GENDER
Male 71 43 59.2 45.8-71.4 9 15.6 8.0-28.1 8 9.7 4.5-19.7 6 9.9 4.1-22.0 5 5.7 2.3-13.1
Female 80 75 94.9 88.1-97.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.2 0.5- 8.3 1 1.1 0.1- 7.3 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4
RACE
White 121 101 82.2 73.4-88.5 4 4.5 1.7-11.6 5 4.1 1.7- 9.6 4 3.3 1.2- 9.2 7 5.9 2.7-12.2
Other 28 16 52.9 31.7-73.1 4 19.4 7.3-42.4 5 13.5 4.8-32.6 3 14.1 4.3-37.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 92 71 71.8 59.7-81.3 7 12.7 6.1-24.7 6 6.9 2.8-16.1 6 6.9 2.9-15.2 2 1.7 0.4- 6.7
45+ 58 47 78.0 61.8-88.7 1 1.7 0.2-11.5 4 6.4 2.3-16.6 1 5.5 0.8-29.7 5 8.4 3.3-19.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 40 64.6 47.6-78.5 5 14.8 6.1-31.7 4 8.5 2.9-22.6 4 9.1 2.8-25.9 2 3.1 0.8-11.7
Some College + 96 78 79.9 69.6-87.4 4 5.5 2.0-13.9 6 5.4 2.4-11.9 3 4.4 1.4-12.9 5 4.9 1.9-11.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 47 69.3 53.6-81.6 4 9.8 3.6-24.1 6 9.9 4.0-22.4 3 7.5 2.1-23.7 3 3.5 1.1-11.0
$50,000+ 64 52 81.0 68.4-89.4 3 5.6 1.8-16.3 3 3.8 1.2-11.4 3 4.9 1.4-15.4 3 4.8 1.5-14.3

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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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