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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Binge Drinking*

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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
-Pitt County 390 355 88.7 83.1-92.5 35 11.3 7.5-16.9
GENDER
Male 122 100 81.1 69.7-88.8 22 18.9 11.2-30.3
Female 268 255 94.8 90.8-97.1 13 5.2 2.9- 9.2
RACE
White 268 239 84.6 76.6-90.2 29 15.4 9.8-23.4
Other 117 111 95.8 90.4-98.2 6 4.2 1.8- 9.6
AGE
18-44 114 99 86.5 75.7-92.9 15 13.5 7.1-24.3
45+ 274 254 90.7 85.5-94.2 20 9.3 5.8-14.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 135 91.4 77.6-97.1 8 8.6 2.9-22.4
Some College + 245 218 86.8 80.7-91.3 27 13.2 8.7-19.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 184 93.6 88.4-96.5 12 6.4 3.5-11.6
$50,000+ 152 131 84.5 76.1-90.3 21 15.5 9.7-23.9

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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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