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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Alcohol Consumption

A drink of alcohol is 1 can or bottle of beer, 1 glass of wine, 1 can or bottle of wine cooler, 1 cocktail, or 1 shot of liquor.
During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage?

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  Total
Respond.^
No drinks 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,948 9,273 58.9 57.9-59.9 1,774 12.3 11.6-13.0 1,868 13.8 13.0-14.5 1,537 11.5 10.8-12.2 496 3.6 3.2- 4.0
-Pitt County 378 215 54.6 48.8-60.3 54 13.8 10.4-18.0 55 16.4 12.4-21.5 38 10.5 7.3-14.7 16 4.7 2.7- 8.0
GENDER
Male 153 72 48.3 39.7-57.1 15 8.4 4.9-14.2 34 23.0 16.3-31.4 24 14.6 9.5-21.7 8 5.7 2.7-11.6
Female 225 143 61.9 54.6-68.7 39 19.9 14.6-26.5 21 8.9 5.7-13.8 14 5.8 3.1-10.6 8 3.5 1.6- 7.5
RACE
White 251 124 48.2 41.4-55.0 37 13.9 9.9-19.1 46 19.8 14.9-26.0 31 11.7 8.0-17.0 13 6.3 3.4-11.3
Other 125 90 65.2 54.4-74.6 17 13.7 8.3-21.9 9 11.0 5.3-21.7 6 7.9 3.5-16.8 3 2.2 0.6- 7.1
AGE
18-44 186 90 46.3 38.3-54.5 32 16.9 11.7-23.6 38 21.7 15.4-29.7 21 12.2 7.6-18.9 5 3.0 1.2- 7.4
45+ 190 123 63.9 55.8-71.3 22 10.3 6.6-15.8 17 10.4 6.3-16.7 17 8.6 5.0-14.4 11 6.7 3.4-12.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 105 65.8 56.1-74.3 16 10.1 6.0-16.6 14 13.3 7.5-22.5 9 8.3 4.1-16.1 4 2.5 0.9- 6.9
Some College + 230 110 45.9 38.8-53.0 38 16.7 12.0-22.7 41 18.8 13.8-25.2 29 12.2 8.2-17.8 12 6.4 3.4-11.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 128 61.4 53.1-69.1 26 11.1 7.3-16.5 22 13.1 8.0-20.7 20 10.4 6.3-16.6 6 4.0 1.7- 9.4
$50,000+ 111 48 41.9 32.5-52.0 22 19.1 12.5-28.0 22 21.7 14.5-31.3 13 12.1 6.7-20.8 6 5.2 2.1-12.1

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^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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