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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Alcohol Consumption

One drink is equivalent to a 12 ounce beer, a 5 ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor.
During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?*

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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 5,188 2,488 40.8 38.6-43.0 1,623 30.6 28.6-32.7 535 12.1 10.7-13.7 203 4.9 3.8- 6.3 339 11.6 9.7-13.8
-Onslow County 167 73 36.0 27.8-45.2 54 30.8 22.6-40.4 18 13.2 7.7-21.8 11 8.9 4.8-16.0 11 11.0 5.6-20.4
GENDER
Male 58 19 18.8 10.9-30.6 19 34.4 19.8-52.8 10 22.6 11.4-40.0 3 5.0 1.4-16.2 7 19.1 8.3-38.1
Female 109 54 48.1 37.2-59.2 35 28.3 20.1-38.1 8 6.6 2.9-14.3 8 11.7 5.8-22.2 4 5.3 1.8-14.3
RACE
White 145 65 38.5 29.3-48.7 49 33.5 24.3-44.3 14 9.6 5.3-16.7 6 5.1 2.1-11.8 11 13.3 6.8-24.2
Other 22 8 24.2 10.7-45.9 5 17.5 6.6-39.0 4 31.0 11.9-59.9 5 27.2 11.4-52.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 67 23 30.1 19.3-43.7 19 27.5 16.0-42.9 11 18.4 9.5-32.5 7 10.0 4.5-20.5 7 14.0 6.2-28.6
45+ 99 49 43.3 32.2-55.2 35 35.2 25.2-46.6 7 6.7 2.9-14.8 4 7.6 2.7-20.0 4 7.1 2.1-22.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 19 25.8 14.1-42.3 20 38.0 22.0-57.2 6 12.4 4.0-32.4 6 14.0 5.9-29.8 4 9.8 3.4-25.2
Some College + 112 54 41.7 31.4-52.7 34 26.8 18.8-36.6 12 13.7 7.5-23.7 5 6.2 2.5-14.5 7 11.6 4.9-25.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 75 37 42.4 29.0-57.0 18 19.0 11.3-30.2 9 15.9 7.1-32.0 6 11.1 4.7-23.9 5 11.6 4.0-29.1
$50,000+ 74 27 33.2 22.7-45.5 32 39.4 28.2-52.0 7 11.5 5.2-23.6 3 5.6 1.8-16.4 5 10.3 3.9-24.6

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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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