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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 152 50 26.5 19.0-35.5 42 26.4 18.9-35.7 30 19.5 13.1-28.1 5 3.8 1.5- 9.2 25 23.7 15.1-35.3
GENDER
Male 65 12 14.3 6.4-28.9 19 29.5 18.2-44.0 15 19.1 10.6-32.1 1 1.8 0.2-11.6 18 35.4 21.6-52.1
Female 87 38 42.6 31.7-54.2 23 22.4 14.5-32.8 15 20.1 12.0-31.8 4 6.6 2.4-16.7 7 8.3 3.8-17.4
RACE
White 125 39 24.4 17.3-33.3 37 26.8 18.8-36.7 23 17.9 11.5-26.8 5 4.7 1.9-11.2 21 26.2 16.2-39.4
Other 27 11 35.4 15.2-62.7 5 24.8 9.1-52.1 7 26.9 10.7-52.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 12.9 4.3-33.0
AGE
18-44 60 20 27.9 16.5-43.0 15 23.8 13.6-38.4 10 16.1 8.0-29.7 3 4.8 1.5-14.5 12 27.3 14.1-46.3
45+ 91 30 24.9 17.1-34.8 27 29.6 19.9-41.4 19 23.2 14.7-34.6 2 2.7 0.6-10.6 13 19.7 11.5-31.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 9 34.5 11.6-67.8 5 11.3 3.6-30.1 4 11.9 3.5-33.7 1 2.7 0.3-18.3 4 39.6 12.2-75.6
Some College + 129 41 24.9 17.9-33.4 37 29.4 21.0-39.5 26 21.1 13.9-30.5 4 4.1 1.5-10.5 21 20.6 13.3-30.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 52 22 39.2 23.2-58.0 14 25.2 12.9-43.3 8 15.0 7.1-29.0 0 0.0 . - . 8 20.6 10.1-37.4
$50,000+ 92 25 21.6 14.2-31.4 26 28.9 19.6-40.4 21 23.4 14.8-34.8 4 5.2 1.9-13.3 16 20.9 12.5-32.7

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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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