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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Alcohol Consumption

Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have 5 or more drinks on an occasion?*

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  Total
Respond.^
None Once Twice 3-7 times 8-30 times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,215 4,119 71.2 68.8-73.5 398 10.4 8.9-12.0 257 6.6 5.2- 8.2 309 8.6 7.0-10.5 132 3.3 2.5- 4.2
-Onslow County 167 124 61.5 51.0-71.0 20 20.5 12.5-31.6 8 8.3 3.6-17.8 7 4.3 1.9- 9.2 8 5.6 2.6-11.5
GENDER
Male 58 37 39.9 26.2-55.5 11 35.7 20.1-55.2 3 11.6 3.3-33.5 3 6.2 1.9-18.0 4 6.6 2.3-17.6
Female 109 87 76.5 65.5-84.9 9 9.8 4.7-19.3 5 5.9 2.3-14.7 4 2.9 1.0- 7.9 4 4.8 1.6-13.6
RACE
White 145 110 64.6 52.9-74.7 15 16.6 8.9-28.9 7 8.6 3.5-19.9 6 4.4 1.8-10.2 7 5.8 2.5-12.6
Other 22 14 46.5 24.9-69.4 5 39.1 17.9-65.5 1 6.4 0.9-34.3 1 3.5 0.5-21.5 1 4.5 0.6-26.2
AGE
18-44 67 39 49.1 35.0-63.2 15 31.1 18.3-47.6 6 10.8 4.1-25.6 4 5.3 1.9-14.0 3 3.8 1.2-11.4
45+ 99 84 76.8 63.1-86.5 5 7.3 2.8-17.8 2 5.1 1.0-22.8 3 3.0 0.9- 9.5 5 7.8 2.9-19.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 39 51.8 34.0-69.0 8 32.4 16.0-54.5 2 6.1 1.5-21.4 2 2.4 0.6- 9.4 4 7.4 2.3-21.3
Some College + 112 85 66.8 54.6-77.1 12 13.9 7.6-24.1 6 9.5 3.4-23.5 5 5.3 2.1-12.8 4 4.5 1.7-11.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 75 58 64.7 48.6-78.1 6 12.9 5.0-29.4 4 11.4 3.8-29.5 3 4.8 1.4-14.9 4 6.2 2.1-17.2
$50,000+ 75 54 64.2 50.5-76.0 11 19.2 10.5-32.5 4 7.1 2.0-22.1 2 3.2 0.8-12.1 4 6.2 2.2-16.4

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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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