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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?

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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 6,444 1,995 26.5 25.1-27.9 1,798 25.9 24.5-27.3 1,082 18.2 17.0-19.6 445 7.5 6.7- 8.4 1,124 21.9 20.5-23.4
-Johnston County 123 29 18.3 11.9-27.2 35 22.1 15.2-31.0 25 20.9 12.8-32.3 9 11.9 5.6-23.5 25 26.7 16.7-39.8
GENDER
Male 63 10 10.8 5.1-21.7 14 16.0 8.8-27.3 13 22.3 11.3-39.4 7 15.9 6.8-32.8 19 35.0 20.5-52.8
Female 60 19 31.6 19.8-46.5 21 33.0 21.6-46.8 12 18.5 10.4-30.7 2 4.9 1.1-19.0 6 12.0 5.3-24.9
RACE
White 111 27 18.8 12.0-28.4 32 23.0 15.5-32.6 24 22.7 13.8-34.9 8 11.3 5.0-23.6 20 24.3 14.0-38.7
Other 12 2 13.3 2.5-47.9 3 13.5 3.8-37.9 1 3.3 0.4-21.6 1 18.4 2.7-64.3 5 51.4 21.9-80.0
AGE
18-44 70 9 9.0 4.4-17.3 19 19.8 11.9-31.3 16 22.8 12.2-38.6 8 16.5 7.6-32.4 18 31.9 18.5-49.1
45+ 52 20 39.5 25.0-56.0 16 27.5 16.4-42.3 8 15.5 7.6-29.1 1 1.8 0.3-12.1 7 15.6 7.2-30.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 10 15.7 7.3-30.4 15 18.7 10.2-31.9 7 11.3 5.1-23.2 5 15.4 5.3-37.0 14 38.9 21.6-59.6
Some College + 72 19 20.7 12.2-32.9 20 25.1 15.6-37.7 18 29.4 16.7-46.2 4 8.9 3.2-22.3 11 16.0 8.4-28.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 46 10 11.7 5.4-23.4 12 16.5 8.0-30.9 9 24.9 10.2-49.1 4 16.2 5.1-40.9 11 30.8 13.5-55.7
$50,000+ 63 15 22.5 13.0-35.9 20 29.8 19.2-43.0 15 23.6 14.4-36.3 4 8.4 3.0-21.5 9 15.8 7.8-29.3

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*This question 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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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