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2010 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 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
-Onslow County 125 50 33.6 23.9-44.9 38 33.8 23.8-45.4 16 14.8 8.2-25.3 12 10.7 5.5-19.8 9 7.1 3.4-14.4
GENDER
Male 57 11 20.3 9.8-37.5 17 32.8 19.7-49.2 11 19.4 9.5-35.5 10 16.5 8.1-30.7 8 11.0 5.0-22.6
Female 68 39 53.7 38.6-68.2 21 35.2 21.9-51.4 5 7.8 3.1-18.2 2 1.9 0.4- 8.2 1 1.3 0.2- 9.0
RACE
White 97 33 29.2 18.6-42.6 33 36.3 25.0-49.3 12 14.9 7.4-27.9 11 11.9 5.8-22.8 8 7.8 3.5-16.4
Other 26 16 50.8 28.2-73.1 5 26.8 9.1-57.2 4 15.4 5.4-37.0 1 6.9 1.0-36.0 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 55 16 29.1 16.9-45.3 22 38.6 25.0-54.2 7 14.0 5.8-30.0 6 11.3 4.7-24.7 4 7.0 2.5-18.3
45+ 70 34 42.3 29.1-56.6 16 24.5 13.1-41.1 9 16.2 8.3-29.3 6 9.6 3.6-22.9 5 7.4 3.0-17.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 38 12 26.5 11.9-48.9 12 35.2 18.0-57.3 6 18.5 6.7-41.6 4 10.6 3.2-30.0 4 9.2 3.0-24.7
Some College + 87 38 38.3 27.1-51.1 26 32.8 22.1-45.6 10 12.4 6.4-22.4 8 10.7 4.8-22.1 5 5.8 2.1-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 20 23.4 12.7-39.0 18 34.2 19.8-52.2 8 20.6 9.2-39.8 7 14.7 6.1-31.2 4 7.2 2.3-20.1
$50,000+ 58 25 40.2 26.6-55.6 17 33.1 20.5-48.7 6 9.4 4.1-20.1 5 8.6 3.1-21.3 5 8.7 3.3-21.2

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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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