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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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 6,173 84 1.1 0.8- 1.6 1,703 28.9 27.2-30.7 1,900 32.5 30.7-34.4 1,856 30.0 28.3-31.8 630 7.4 6.7- 8.3
-Cumberland County 183 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7 66 36.4 28.2-45.5 56 33.6 25.0-43.4 49 24.5 17.6-32.9 10 4.7 2.3- 9.2
GENDER
Male 77 0 0.0 . - . 26 36.8 25.0-50.5 22 31.4 19.5-46.2 23 25.8 16.4-38.1 6 6.1 2.4-14.5
Female 106 2 1.9 0.4- 7.7 40 35.9 25.6-47.8 34 36.1 24.7-49.3 26 23.0 14.1-35.2 4 3.1 1.1- 8.0
RACE
White 109 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 35 31.1 21.4-42.8 33 36.5 24.7-50.3 33 27.8 18.4-39.7 7 4.0 1.9- 8.4
Other 74 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 31 44.1 31.2-57.9 23 29.2 18.8-42.5 16 19.6 11.3-31.9 3 5.6 1.7-17.1
AGE
18-44 80 0 0.0 . - . 35 39.3 27.5-52.5 25 36.4 23.9-51.0 19 22.4 13.4-35.2 1 1.9 0.3-12.5
45+ 103 2 2.2 0.5- 8.8 31 32.2 22.3-44.1 31 29.5 20.5-40.5 30 27.5 18.8-38.3 9 8.6 4.4-16.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 0 0.0 . - . 26 36.9 23.4-52.8 18 36.3 21.1-54.8 16 20.6 11.5-34.1 4 6.2 2.0-17.5
Some College + 119 2 1.5 0.3- 6.1 40 36.1 26.4-47.0 38 31.7 22.7-42.4 33 27.1 18.2-38.2 6 3.6 1.6- 8.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 92 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 31 31.3 20.6-44.6 31 40.5 27.4-55.2 24 21.4 13.2-32.7 5 5.7 2.1-14.6
$50,000+ 77 0 0.0 . - . 27 37.4 25.7-50.9 22 28.9 18.3-42.5 23 29.5 18.5-43.6 5 4.2 1.7- 9.9

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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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