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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 149 37 16.1 11.1-22.9 36 20.8 14.2-29.3 12 6.9 3.4-13.8 20 13.0 7.7-21.1 44 43.1 32.6-54.3
GENDER
Male 81 14 8.7 4.7-15.5 17 19.2 11.2-31.0 7 7.4 2.8-18.3 6 6.7 2.7-15.9 37 58.0 44.2-70.5
Female 68 23 29.7 18.9-43.3 19 23.6 14.1-36.7 5 6.1 2.5-14.4 14 24.4 13.4-40.2 7 16.2 6.7-34.3
RACE
White 122 30 17.3 11.4-25.4 28 19.9 12.9-29.5 10 5.8 2.9-11.3 19 15.5 9.1-25.1 35 41.5 30.3-53.6
Other 26 7 13.6 5.4-30.1 8 25.5 11.1-48.4 2 11.5 2.3-41.1 1 5.9 0.8-32.5 8 43.5 20.0-70.5
AGE
18-44 71 14 12.3 6.9-21.0 12 15.8 8.7-26.9 3 5.1 1.4-16.4 13 15.4 8.3-26.8 29 51.4 37.7-65.0
45+ 78 23 25.2 16.3-36.7 24 32.7 21.8-45.7 9 11.4 5.8-21.1 7 7.4 3.3-15.6 15 23.4 13.8-36.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 12 13.1 6.4-24.9 11 19.0 9.6-33.9 3 4.0 1.2-12.4 5 10.0 3.6-24.9 18 54.0 35.8-71.2
Some College + 100 25 17.8 11.4-26.8 25 21.8 13.7-32.8 9 8.6 3.7-18.8 15 14.7 8.0-25.5 26 37.1 25.3-50.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 12 9.0 4.2-18.2 21 29.2 17.3-44.9 3 6.3 1.5-22.6 6 9.5 3.7-22.2 16 45.9 28.6-64.2
$50,000+ 79 20 20.7 12.9-31.5 12 13.5 7.0-24.4 8 7.7 3.5-15.9 13 16.0 8.2-28.8 26 42.1 29.7-55.7

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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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