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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 167 48 24.5 16.4-35.1 41 20.6 14.2-28.9 27 18.6 10.6-30.6 15 9.8 5.4-17.2 36 26.5 17.3-38.3
GENDER
Male 77 17 21.0 10.0-38.7 16 17.3 9.7-28.9 11 9.1 4.6-17.1 6 9.4 4.0-20.4 27 43.3 28.4-59.6
Female 90 31 28.8 18.4-42.0 25 24.6 15.0-37.6 16 30.0 15.4-50.1 9 10.3 4.3-22.5 9 6.3 3.0-12.8
RACE
White 144 41 24.0 15.2-35.8 33 19.0 12.4-28.0 24 20.1 11.1-33.7 12 8.9 4.5-16.8 34 28.0 17.9-41.0
Other 21 6 26.3 11.1-50.5 7 31.4 14.3-55.6 3 8.4 2.4-25.4 3 17.0 4.8-45.4 2 16.9 4.4-47.7
AGE
18-44 68 12 14.8 7.9-26.1 19 23.1 13.8-36.2 13 23.7 11.3-43.1 7 8.3 3.5-18.3 17 30.0 16.4-48.4
45+ 98 35 37.2 23.5-53.3 22 17.3 10.3-27.7 14 11.8 6.6-20.4 8 11.8 5.1-25.1 19 21.8 13.1-34.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 12 15.3 7.5-28.8 11 19.6 9.7-35.6 9 12.3 5.5-25.4 6 15.3 6.0-33.8 10 37.5 18.6-61.0
Some College + 119 36 29.3 18.4-43.2 30 21.1 13.6-31.4 18 21.9 11.1-38.6 9 6.9 3.3-13.9 26 20.8 13.3-30.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 16 17.4 9.0-30.9 11 12.5 5.7-25.4 8 12.3 5.4-25.9 6 14.9 5.7-33.8 17 42.8 23.8-64.2
$50,000+ 100 30 30.0 18.4-44.8 28 24.9 16.0-36.6 16 20.1 9.3-38.2 9 7.9 3.8-15.5 17 17.2 10.0-27.9

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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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