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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Alcohol Consumption

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 6,629 64 0.9 0.7- 1.3 2,124 32.7 31.2-34.3 2,051 31.6 30.1-33.1 1,802 27.4 26.0-28.9 588 7.3 6.6- 8.1
-Johnston County 128 2 4.2 0.7-21.8 37 29.4 20.5-40.3 48 39.3 29.0-50.7 30 21.4 14.5-30.5 11 5.6 2.9-10.6
GENDER
Male 65 1 6.2 0.9-32.5 16 25.1 14.2-40.4 24 41.1 26.8-57.0 20 24.3 14.7-37.3 4 3.4 1.1- 9.5
Female 63 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 21 36.9 24.4-51.5 24 36.4 24.6-50.1 10 16.6 8.6-29.4 7 9.4 4.1-20.0
RACE
White 113 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 33 31.4 21.6-43.2 42 40.6 29.6-52.6 27 21.8 14.4-31.4 10 5.9 2.9-11.6
Other 15 1 27.7 4.7-74.9 4 17.6 5.2-45.3 6 31.9 11.2-63.4 3 19.4 4.9-52.8 1 3.4 0.4-22.3
AGE
18-44 70 1 5.9 0.9-31.2 19 25.9 15.4-40.1 31 45.2 31.2-60.1 16 20.2 11.7-32.6 3 2.8 0.8- 8.8
45+ 57 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 18 37.1 23.2-53.5 16 26.5 16.1-40.6 14 24.2 14.0-38.4 8 11.3 5.2-23.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 2 8.9 1.5-38.7 18 35.0 20.7-52.5 19 32.3 19.2-49.0 13 18.1 9.6-31.5 4 5.7 1.9-15.9
Some College + 72 0 0.0 . - . 19 24.5 14.9-37.7 29 45.6 31.6-60.3 17 24.4 14.7-37.8 7 5.4 2.5-11.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 50 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 15 29.9 15.3-50.0 17 43.5 25.5-63.3 12 20.8 10.9-36.1 5 5.1 1.9-12.9
$50,000+ 64 1 8.3 1.2-39.6 19 30.3 19.0-44.7 23 30.9 20.1-44.4 16 24.9 14.7-38.9 5 5.5 2.1-13.6

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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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