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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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 5,972 1,813 25.5 24.0-27.2 1,661 24.7 23.2-26.3 965 15.3 14.1-16.6 504 9.2 8.1-10.4 1,029 25.2 23.3-27.3
-Cumberland County 182 67 30.4 22.8-39.1 43 22.7 16.3-30.8 28 16.9 11.2-24.6 15 11.8 5.7-22.8 29 18.3 12.3-26.3
GENDER
Male 78 21 23.0 13.9-35.6 17 19.0 11.0-30.8 14 21.3 12.5-34.1 9 13.3 5.3-29.4 17 23.4 14.0-36.4
Female 104 46 39.0 27.8-51.5 26 27.0 17.7-38.9 14 11.7 6.7-19.7 6 10.0 2.9-29.1 12 12.2 6.7-21.4
RACE
White 109 43 31.6 21.6-43.5 27 22.3 14.6-32.5 14 14.4 8.0-24.5 8 14.1 5.4-31.8 17 17.7 10.3-28.7
Other 73 24 28.6 18.1-42.0 16 23.3 13.3-37.5 14 20.6 11.6-33.9 7 8.4 3.5-18.6 12 19.1 10.5-32.4
AGE
18-44 79 19 23.3 13.9-36.4 17 18.9 10.9-30.6 15 18.3 10.5-29.9 9 16.4 7.0-33.8 19 23.2 14.2-35.6
45+ 103 48 40.6 30.2-51.9 26 28.2 19.1-39.5 13 14.9 8.3-25.4 6 5.1 2.2-11.4 10 11.1 5.6-20.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 65 26 26.3 15.6-40.8 9 14.4 6.6-28.5 5 6.7 2.4-17.0 9 23.3 10.2-44.9 16 29.3 17.4-44.9
Some College + 117 41 33.1 23.6-44.3 34 28.4 19.9-38.9 23 23.9 15.6-34.8 6 3.8 1.6- 9.0 13 10.7 5.6-19.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 91 33 26.5 17.0-38.9 18 19.7 11.5-31.7 13 15.7 8.4-27.4 10 17.8 7.3-37.2 17 20.3 12.0-32.3
$50,000+ 78 29 36.2 24.4-49.9 22 23.5 14.8-35.3 11 16.4 8.7-28.8 5 6.7 2.5-16.8 11 17.2 8.9-30.8

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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 cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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