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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 171 126 70.1 58.8-79.4 17 16.6 8.8-29.2 12 6.3 3.3-11.7 11 4.6 2.3- 9.1 5 2.4 0.9- 5.9
GENDER
Male 80 53 60.1 44.0-74.3 10 22.9 10.7-42.3 6 7.2 3.0-16.4 6 5.6 2.1-13.8 5 4.3 1.6-10.6
Female 91 73 82.7 70.5-90.5 7 8.8 3.3-21.5 6 5.2 2.1-12.3 5 3.4 1.4- 8.2 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 148 108 69.9 57.4-80.0 15 17.5 8.9-31.7 10 5.0 2.5- 9.9 10 4.9 2.3-10.0 5 2.7 1.1- 6.7
Other 21 16 70.3 44.0-87.7 2 10.8 2.6-35.6 2 16.1 4.0-46.7 1 2.8 0.4-18.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 69 49 70.4 52.6-83.7 9 20.1 8.5-40.4 7 6.5 2.7-14.9 2 1.0 0.2- 4.3 2 1.9 0.4- 8.1
45+ 101 76 69.6 56.1-80.4 8 12.2 5.4-25.3 5 6.0 2.3-15.0 9 9.2 4.3-18.9 3 3.0 0.9- 9.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 36 58.0 36.3-77.0 5 26.0 9.2-54.9 4 8.7 3.0-22.9 3 5.1 1.2-19.3 1 2.2 0.3-14.1
Some College + 122 90 76.2 65.9-84.1 12 11.9 6.3-21.2 8 5.1 2.3-10.9 8 4.4 2.1- 8.9 4 2.5 0.9- 6.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 39 52.2 32.8-70.9 6 26.3 9.5-54.9 7 12.7 5.3-27.4 4 3.7 1.3-10.3 3 5.0 1.5-15.5
$50,000+ 103 80 80.0 69.5-87.5 11 12.8 6.7-22.8 4 2.6 0.9- 7.3 6 3.5 1.5- 8.1 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5

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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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