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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have 5 or more drinks on an occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,076 4,729 70.1 68.1-72.1 506 11.9 10.6-13.5 284 5.6 4.7- 6.7 392 9.0 7.7-10.6 165 3.3 2.6- 4.1
-Cumberland County 180 145 78.6 69.5-85.5 14 7.3 4.0-13.2 6 2.9 1.2- 6.6 9 8.0 3.4-17.6 6 3.3 1.4- 7.7
GENDER
Male 75 58 79.4 67.2-87.8 6 7.3 2.7-18.0 2 2.0 0.4- 8.4 4 5.7 2.0-15.2 5 5.7 2.2-14.0
Female 105 87 77.7 63.1-87.6 8 7.4 3.5-14.8 4 3.8 1.4-10.3 5 10.4 3.1-29.5 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7
RACE
White 107 85 75.7 62.5-85.4 9 8.8 4.0-18.2 5 4.3 1.7-10.4 3 6.8 1.6-25.0 5 4.3 1.6-11.2
Other 73 60 82.7 70.7-90.5 5 5.2 2.0-12.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 6 9.6 4.0-21.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.3
AGE
18-44 77 55 72.4 58.4-83.1 8 9.2 4.2-19.1 5 4.3 1.7-10.6 7 12.3 4.9-27.8 2 1.8 0.4- 7.7
45+ 103 90 87.0 77.4-92.8 6 4.8 2.0-11.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 2 2.0 0.4- 9.8 4 5.3 1.8-14.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 45 67.2 49.2-81.2 4 5.0 1.8-13.3 3 3.8 1.1-12.1 7 19.6 8.2-40.0 2 4.4 1.1-16.2
Some College + 119 100 85.5 76.6-91.4 10 8.7 4.2-17.5 3 2.3 0.7- 7.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6 4 2.6 0.9- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 91 70 73.1 58.5-84.0 7 6.2 2.8-13.1 4 4.3 1.5-11.6 7 13.7 5.4-30.9 3 2.6 0.8- 8.8
$50,000+ 77 63 81.9 69.6-90.0 7 9.6 3.9-21.7 2 1.6 0.4- 6.2 2 2.4 0.6- 9.9 3 4.4 1.3-13.9

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*This question was 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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