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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 161 70 39.4 31.3-48.2 54 32.2 24.7-40.6 18 12.9 7.5-21.1 9 6.1 2.9-12.1 10 9.5 4.9-17.6
GENDER
Male 79 22 27.8 18.3-39.8 26 28.9 19.6-40.4 13 18.7 10.4-31.4 9 10.1 4.9-19.7 9 14.4 7.2-26.9
Female 82 48 56.8 44.7-68.2 28 37.1 26.3-49.3 5 4.1 1.6- 9.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.0 0.3-13.0
RACE
White 126 57 44.5 35.1-54.3 43 33.9 25.5-43.4 14 11.4 6.4-19.5 6 4.5 1.9-10.1 6 5.7 2.5-12.7
Other 34 13 27.7 15.2-45.1 11 28.5 15.0-47.5 3 14.8 4.4-39.2 3 10.1 3.0-29.1 4 18.9 7.2-41.2
AGE
18-44 94 30 29.5 20.4-40.5 35 34.1 24.4-45.3 11 12.5 6.1-23.9 8 8.8 4.1-18.0 10 15.1 7.9-27.0
45+ 67 40 56.2 42.6-69.0 19 28.9 18.5-42.1 7 13.5 6.0-27.5 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 15 25.5 14.6-40.8 9 20.2 9.8-37.1 6 21.3 9.3-41.7 4 11.4 4.0-28.3 7 21.6 9.8-41.0
Some College + 120 55 45.9 36.2-56.0 45 37.8 28.8-47.7 12 8.9 4.7-16.2 5 3.6 1.4- 8.8 3 3.8 1.2-11.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 27 28.5 18.5-41.1 22 31.2 20.2-44.7 11 16.5 8.0-30.9 6 7.5 3.3-16.3 7 16.3 7.7-31.5
$50,000+ 63 33 53.2 40.0-65.9 22 33.4 22.5-46.5 4 8.0 2.8-20.7 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 3 4.7 1.5-14.2

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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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