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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 166 46 24.5 17.4-33.3 45 20.5 14.8-27.5 27 14.2 9.4-21.0 13 7.1 3.9-12.5 35 33.8 24.4-44.6
GENDER
Male 58 13 12.6 6.6-22.7 6 5.7 2.4-13.2 12 16.0 8.4-28.5 5 5.6 2.2-13.7 22 60.0 44.5-73.7
Female 108 33 32.9 22.8-45.0 39 31.0 22.3-41.2 15 12.9 7.4-21.5 8 8.2 3.9-16.5 13 15.0 8.3-25.6
RACE
White 145 40 25.3 17.5-35.2 42 22.8 16.3-30.8 23 13.8 8.8-21.0 10 5.8 2.9-11.2 30 32.3 22.3-44.2
Other 21 6 20.1 7.9-42.4 3 9.0 2.5-28.1 4 16.2 5.5-39.0 3 13.4 4.2-35.6 5 41.2 19.2-67.4
AGE
18-44 68 16 21.3 12.2-34.6 10 11.5 6.0-21.1 13 15.9 8.9-26.8 7 8.2 3.7-17.3 22 42.9 29.0-58.1
45+ 97 29 28.1 18.4-40.4 35 32.0 22.7-43.0 14 12.1 6.7-20.6 6 5.7 2.4-12.7 13 22.2 12.5-36.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 12 17.6 8.1-34.1 16 22.3 12.5-36.6 7 7.2 3.1-16.0 7 11.7 5.1-24.5 12 41.2 24.0-60.9
Some College + 112 34 28.2 19.3-39.2 29 19.5 13.2-27.8 20 18.0 11.3-27.4 6 4.6 1.9-10.6 23 29.7 19.7-42.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 28 34.7 22.2-49.8 15 14.6 8.2-24.7 10 11.3 5.5-21.9 7 8.5 3.8-18.1 14 30.9 17.9-47.7
$50,000+ 75 13 17.0 9.6-28.1 28 30.0 20.5-41.7 12 15.8 8.8-26.8 4 5.8 2.0-15.2 18 31.5 20.2-45.5

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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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