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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 163 124 73.6 65.0-80.7 12 8.0 4.3-14.4 11 5.5 3.0-10.1 9 6.2 3.1-12.0 7 6.7 3.0-14.1
GENDER
Male 81 49 61.7 49.5-72.6 10 11.5 5.8-21.4 8 7.2 3.5-14.4 7 8.6 3.9-17.7 7 11.0 5.1-22.5
Female 82 75 91.9 83.1-96.3 2 2.7 0.6-11.8 3 2.9 0.9- 9.0 2 2.5 0.6- 9.5 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 127 97 75.1 65.8-82.5 8 6.0 2.9-11.9 9 6.2 3.1-12.0 8 7.2 3.5-14.3 5 5.5 2.2-13.3
Other 35 27 71.4 51.1-85.6 3 11.1 3.3-31.2 2 4.0 0.9-15.6 1 3.9 0.5-23.0 2 9.7 2.4-31.8
AGE
18-44 96 63 63.4 51.9-73.6 11 11.5 6.0-20.9 8 7.1 3.5-14.0 7 7.5 3.4-15.5 7 10.6 4.8-21.5
45+ 67 61 91.3 80.1-96.5 1 2.0 0.3-12.8 3 2.8 0.9- 8.5 2 4.0 0.8-16.6 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 43 27 60.1 42.7-75.3 3 9.8 2.9-27.9 4 6.7 2.4-17.7 7 14.9 6.7-29.9 2 8.5 2.1-28.6
Some College + 120 97 80.3 71.3-87.0 9 7.1 3.6-13.5 7 4.9 2.2-10.4 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2 5 5.8 2.3-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 48 61.0 47.2-73.3 8 12.1 5.5-24.4 7 7.1 3.2-15.1 7 9.9 4.4-20.7 4 9.9 3.6-24.1
$50,000+ 63 52 82.4 70.0-90.4 3 4.7 1.5-13.8 4 5.6 2.0-14.8 1 1.9 0.3-12.2 3 5.4 1.6-17.1

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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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