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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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 4,629 2,326 43.1 40.9-45.4 1,403 31.9 29.7-34.1 441 10.2 8.8-11.7 185 5.3 4.2- 6.5 274 9.6 8.0-11.5
-Cumberland County 102 42 34.9 25.1-46.3 34 30.7 21.3-42.1 12 18.4 10.0-31.4 3 3.3 0.9-11.8 11 12.6 6.4-23.4
GENDER
Male 33 6 17.3 6.6-38.2 12 30.9 16.2-50.9 9 31.9 16.1-53.4 1 4.2 0.6-24.6 5 15.7 5.7-36.7
Female 69 36 49.5 36.4-62.7 22 30.6 19.8-44.1 3 7.2 1.9-23.8 2 2.6 0.5-13.0 6 10.0 4.2-22.1
RACE
White 62 30 41.9 28.8-56.4 18 28.3 17.2-42.9 8 20.7 9.6-39.1 1 2.2 0.3-14.3 5 6.8 2.7-16.4
Other 39 11 20.6 10.8-35.7 16 36.4 20.9-55.3 4 16.8 6.1-38.7 2 5.1 0.9-24.6 6 21.1 8.9-42.5
AGE
18-44 32 10 25.1 11.9-45.5 12 33.2 17.9-53.1 8 35.1 18.1-56.9 1 2.7 0.4-17.3 1 3.9 0.5-23.3
45+ 67 30 42.3 29.7-56.0 22 29.5 18.7-43.3 4 5.1 1.8-13.4 2 3.9 0.7-19.7 9 19.1 9.3-35.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 22 11 43.4 21.4-68.4 8 41.3 20.1-66.3 1 8.9 1.3-42.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 6.3 1.4-24.2
Some College + 80 31 32.2 22.1-44.3 26 27.3 17.6-39.8 11 21.4 11.3-36.8 3 4.4 1.2-15.3 9 14.6 7.0-28.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 41 15 27.5 15.2-44.6 13 32.8 18.2-51.7 5 19.0 7.5-40.3 1 3.0 0.4-18.4 7 17.7 7.0-38.3
$50,000+ 52 25 45.4 30.4-61.2 18 31.4 18.9-47.5 6 14.4 5.8-31.5 1 3.8 0.5-22.6 2 5.0 1.2-18.2

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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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