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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, have you had at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, a malt beverage, or liquor?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,769 6,305 44.3 43.0-45.5 9,464 55.7 54.5-57.0
-Onslow County 410 163 47.3 41.0-53.8 247 52.7 46.2-59.0
GENDER
Male 169 87 61.1 51.8-69.6 82 38.9 30.4-48.2
Female 241 76 34.1 26.8-42.1 165 65.9 57.9-73.2
RACE
White 313 133 49.1 42.0-56.3 180 50.9 43.7-58.0
Other 92 28 41.1 27.7-56.1 64 58.9 43.9-72.3
AGE
18-44 155 73 53.5 44.2-62.6 82 46.5 37.4-55.8
45+ 255 90 37.9 31.2-45.1 165 62.1 54.9-68.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 55 39.8 29.9-50.7 120 60.2 49.3-70.1
Some College + 235 108 52.8 44.8-60.7 127 47.2 39.3-55.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 204 66 44.5 35.0-54.5 138 55.5 45.5-65.0
$50,000+ 155 83 56.7 47.2-65.7 72 43.3 34.3-52.8

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^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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