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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,624 14,277 87.1 86.1-88.1 1,347 12.9 11.9-13.9
-Onslow County 406 344 75.9 68.7-81.9 62 24.1 18.1-31.3
GENDER
Male 166 127 65.0 53.8-74.8 39 35.0 25.2-46.2
Female 240 217 86.3 78.4-91.6 23 13.7 8.4-21.6
RACE
White 311 259 74.5 66.6-81.1 52 25.5 18.9-33.4
Other 91 82 82.0 62.6-92.5 9 18.0 7.5-37.4
AGE
18-44 154 115 67.1 56.6-76.1 39 32.9 23.9-43.4
45+ 252 229 89.5 83.8-93.4 23 10.5 6.6-16.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 152 77.9 65.2-86.9 21 22.1 13.1-34.8
Some College + 233 192 74.4 65.4-81.8 41 25.6 18.2-34.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 180 77.8 65.7-86.5 23 22.2 13.5-34.3
$50,000+ 153 116 69.0 58.9-77.6 37 31.0 22.4-41.1

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*Binge drinkers (males having five or more drinks on one occasion, females having four or more drinks on one occasion).

^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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