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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Alcohol Consumption

Binge Drinking*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,008 11,912 87.2 85.9-88.4 1,096 12.8 11.6-14.1
-Onslow County 380 337 81.5 74.8-86.8 43 18.5 13.2-25.2
GENDER
Male 123 102 70.6 57.4-81.0 21 29.4 19.0-42.6
Female 257 235 88.9 82.9-93.0 22 11.1 7.0-17.1
RACE
White 304 269 81.3 73.4-87.3 35 18.7 12.7-26.6
Other 74 66 81.7 66.5-91.0 8 18.3 9.0-33.5
AGE
18-44 125 97 74.0 62.9-82.7 28 26.0 17.3-37.1
45+ 253 238 89.6 82.2-94.2 15 10.4 5.8-17.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 158 142 79.8 67.2-88.4 16 20.2 11.6-32.8
Some College + 221 194 82.6 74.6-88.5 27 17.4 11.5-25.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 181 85.4 76.0-91.5 17 14.6 8.5-24.0
$50,000+ 132 111 79.4 69.4-86.7 21 20.6 13.3-30.6

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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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