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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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 5,091 1,475 23.2 21.5-25.0 1,542 27.0 25.1-28.9 856 17.0 15.3-18.8 394 9.4 8.0-10.9 824 23.5 21.2-25.9
-Cumberland County 141 40 22.8 15.8-31.6 34 25.1 17.1-35.4 30 17.3 11.4-25.2 8 6.8 3.3-13.4 29 28.1 18.5-40.2
GENDER
Male 54 10 15.5 7.5-29.5 10 24.1 12.4-41.7 15 18.4 10.2-30.8 3 6.0 1.9-17.3 16 36.0 20.9-54.5
Female 87 30 30.0 20.1-42.2 24 26.2 16.7-38.6 15 16.1 8.8-27.6 5 7.6 3.0-17.8 13 20.1 10.3-35.4
RACE
White 85 27 25.9 16.8-37.9 17 18.1 10.5-29.3 19 16.4 9.8-26.2 3 4.4 1.4-13.1 19 35.2 21.8-51.3
Other 55 13 18.4 9.2-33.5 16 33.6 19.2-52.0 11 19.5 9.8-35.2 5 11.1 4.4-25.4 10 17.3 8.6-31.8
AGE
18-44 64 16 19.8 11.4-32.2 18 28.5 17.3-43.3 9 11.7 5.5-23.1 4 6.4 2.3-16.4 17 33.6 20.0-50.5
45+ 76 24 28.1 17.9-41.2 15 18.0 9.5-31.5 21 26.9 17.2-39.4 4 7.6 2.8-19.1 12 19.5 10.2-34.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 40 6 16.7 7.0-34.6 9 21.3 8.0-45.7 11 24.7 13.0-42.0 4 12.7 4.5-31.0 10 24.6 12.5-42.7
Some College + 101 34 24.7 16.4-35.4 25 26.4 17.1-38.3 19 14.8 8.7-24.2 4 4.8 1.8-12.6 19 29.2 17.7-44.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 60 18 25.7 15.0-40.4 15 23.5 13.0-38.6 11 16.9 8.7-30.3 3 7.6 2.4-21.8 13 26.3 13.7-44.5
$50,000+ 66 20 24.6 14.7-38.1 14 20.0 11.1-33.4 16 20.2 11.5-33.0 4 7.1 2.6-18.1 12 28.1 15.0-46.4

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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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