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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Alcohol Consumption

One drink is equivalent to a 12 ounce beer, a 5 ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor.
During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*

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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 6,056 2,935 41.7 39.8-43.5 1,852 29.6 28.0-31.4 648 12.5 11.2-13.9 234 5.4 4.5- 6.4 387 10.9 9.3-12.6
-Pitt County 157 82 44.9 35.5-54.6 42 27.1 19.6-36.3 16 10.9 6.4-17.9 6 4.9 2.1-11.1 11 12.2 5.5-25.0
GENDER
Male 68 29 34.4 22.1-49.1 17 26.6 16.0-40.8 9 12.5 6.2-23.7 4 7.0 2.6-17.7 9 19.5 8.4-39.1
Female 89 53 58.9 47.3-69.6 25 27.8 18.7-39.2 7 8.7 3.9-18.3 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2 2 2.5 0.6- 9.6
RACE
White 129 68 43.1 33.3-53.4 37 28.5 20.2-38.5 10 9.7 5.0-17.9 4 4.9 1.8-12.6 10 13.8 5.9-29.0
Other 28 14 52.8 29.4-75.1 5 21.3 7.4-47.9 6 15.8 6.2-34.9 2 4.9 1.2-18.5 1 5.2 0.7-29.3
AGE
18-44 60 28 42.0 27.9-57.6 16 23.3 13.4-37.4 7 12.1 5.5-24.5 2 3.8 0.9-14.0 7 18.8 7.4-40.3
45+ 96 54 48.3 37.3-59.4 25 31.0 21.1-43.1 9 9.6 4.9-18.0 4 6.3 2.2-16.6 4 4.8 1.7-13.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 25 11 37.4 13.9-68.8 7 16.7 6.2-37.6 3 11.1 3.0-33.6 1 2.7 0.3-18.1 3 32.2 7.8-72.7
Some College + 132 71 46.4 36.9-56.2 35 29.3 20.9-39.3 13 10.8 6.0-18.7 5 5.4 2.2-12.7 8 8.1 3.6-17.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 29 52.6 35.7-68.9 12 18.1 9.7-31.5 6 15.0 6.5-30.8 2 3.3 0.8-12.4 5 11.0 4.3-25.5
$50,000+ 94 49 44.1 33.4-55.3 26 32.0 22.1-44.0 10 10.3 5.2-19.5 4 6.2 2.3-15.5 5 7.3 2.6-19.0

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*This question was 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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