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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage?*

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  Total
Respond.^
No drinks 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,173 84 1.1 0.8- 1.6 1,703 28.9 27.2-30.7 1,900 32.5 30.7-34.4 1,856 30.0 28.3-31.8 630 7.4 6.7- 8.3
-Onslow County 160 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 50 28.7 20.3-38.8 57 40.3 30.4-51.0 42 25.7 18.1-35.0 9 4.8 2.1-10.4
GENDER
Male 86 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 16 20.9 11.0-36.2 34 44.5 31.0-58.7 27 27.2 17.4-39.8 8 7.0 2.9-15.8
Female 74 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 34 42.2 29.5-55.9 23 33.1 21.1-47.8 15 23.1 12.8-38.0 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2
RACE
White 131 2 0.8 0.2- 3.0 38 28.7 19.2-40.5 49 38.3 28.5-49.2 35 26.5 18.3-36.8 7 5.7 2.4-13.1
Other 28 0 0.0 . - . 12 31.1 15.0-53.6 8 50.7 26.9-74.2 6 16.3 6.1-36.7 2 1.9 0.4- 7.9
AGE
18-44 73 0 0.0 . - . 21 26.7 16.2-40.8 31 45.2 31.9-59.3 18 23.6 14.3-36.4 3 4.4 1.4-13.6
45+ 87 2 1.9 0.5- 7.2 29 33.1 22.7-45.4 26 29.3 20.1-40.7 24 30.2 20.1-42.5 6 5.5 2.4-12.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 53 0 0.0 . - . 18 32.0 17.6-50.8 14 29.2 13.8-51.5 18 33.1 19.3-50.4 3 5.8 1.3-21.4
Some College + 107 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 32 26.9 17.4-39.0 43 46.4 34.6-58.6 24 21.6 13.2-33.3 6 4.2 1.7-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 65 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 28 36.8 22.2-54.3 22 36.0 21.0-54.2 11 23.5 12.3-40.3 3 3.1 0.8-11.7
$50,000+ 82 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 19 21.5 13.3-32.7 30 42.8 30.4-56.1 26 28.1 18.6-40.0 6 7.1 2.6-17.7

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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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