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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have 5 or more drinks on an occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,076 4,729 70.1 68.1-72.1 506 11.9 10.6-13.5 284 5.6 4.7- 6.7 392 9.0 7.7-10.6 165 3.3 2.6- 4.1
-Pitt County 156 121 71.0 60.0-80.0 11 8.2 4.4-14.7 6 3.9 1.6- 9.1 13 13.6 6.6-26.2 5 3.3 1.3- 8.0
GENDER
Male 68 46 62.4 46.3-76.2 8 11.4 5.5-22.1 4 4.7 1.6-12.8 8 18.4 7.5-38.5 2 3.1 0.8-11.8
Female 88 75 82.6 71.4-90.0 3 3.8 1.1-12.1 2 2.9 0.6-13.0 5 7.2 2.8-17.1 3 3.5 1.1-10.4
RACE
White 128 99 68.8 56.3-79.0 10 9.3 4.9-17.1 6 4.8 2.0-11.1 9 13.6 5.7-29.1 4 3.5 1.2- 9.3
Other 28 22 80.5 59.4-92.1 1 3.3 0.4-20.6 0 0.0 . - . 4 13.8 4.6-34.6 1 2.4 0.3-16.0
AGE
18-44 60 45 68.1 50.1-82.0 3 4.5 1.4-13.8 1 1.8 0.3-12.0 10 23.6 11.1-43.4 1 1.9 0.3-12.3
45+ 95 75 74.1 62.4-83.1 8 12.3 6.1-23.5 5 6.3 2.4-15.4 3 2.5 0.8- 7.6 4 4.9 1.8-12.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 24 16 49.0 20.1-78.7 2 7.0 1.5-27.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 36.1 10.1-74.1 2 7.9 1.7-29.5
Some College + 132 105 75.4 65.4-83.2 9 8.4 4.3-15.9 6 4.7 2.0-10.8 9 9.2 4.3-18.4 3 2.4 0.7- 7.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 42 73.4 56.8-85.3 4 9.6 3.3-24.8 0 0.0 . - . 5 10.7 4.1-25.1 3 6.3 1.9-18.5
$50,000+ 94 73 74.3 62.5-83.3 6 7.8 3.5-16.6 6 6.0 2.5-13.7 7 9.6 4.0-21.1 2 2.3 0.5- 9.4

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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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