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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,624 14,277 87.1 86.1-88.1 1,347 12.9 11.9-13.9
-Cumberland County 468 433 91.0 86.6-94.1 35 9.0 5.9-13.4
GENDER
Male 158 141 90.3 83.7-94.4 17 9.7 5.6-16.3
Female 310 292 91.6 84.7-95.5 18 8.4 4.5-15.3
RACE
White 271 249 89.0 81.6-93.6 22 11.0 6.4-18.4
Other 195 182 93.4 88.2-96.4 13 6.6 3.6-11.8
AGE
18-44 147 125 86.8 78.5-92.2 22 13.2 7.8-21.5
45+ 317 304 95.2 91.4-97.4 13 4.8 2.6- 8.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 201 185 87.9 78.8-93.4 16 12.1 6.6-21.2
Some College + 265 246 93.3 88.8-96.1 19 6.7 3.9-11.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 264 243 89.8 82.7-94.2 21 10.2 5.8-17.3
$50,000+ 151 137 89.9 82.3-94.4 14 10.1 5.6-17.7

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*Binge drinkers (males having five or more drinks on one occasion, females having four or more drinks on one occasion).

^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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