Binge Drinking
Numerator: Respondents who reported having 5 or more drinks on an occasion, one or more times during the past month
Denominator: Among all respondents, excluding unknowns and refused

Subpopulation Number of Respondents at Risk (n) Weighted Percent of Subpopulation at Risk (%) 95% Confidence Interval
Total 386 11.7 10.5-13.0
       
Age Group      
18-24 89 28.3 22.7-33.9
25-34 114 17.9 14.7-21.1
35-44 93 12.6 9.8-15.5
45-54 53 7.6 5.4-9.9
55-64 24 6.1 3.6-8.7
65-74 8 1.5 0.4-2.6
75+ 3 0.9 0-1.9
       
Sex      
Male 261 18.5 16.2-20.8
Female 125 5.6 4.5-6.6
       
Race/Ethnicity      
White, Non-Hispanic 336 11.7 10.3-13.0
Black, Non-Hispanic 12 9.0 3.6-14.4
Hispanic 28 14.3 8.9-19.8
Other 8 11.2 3.4-19.1
       
Education      
< High School Graduate 22 6.9 3.9-9.8
High School Graduate 124 10.9 8.8-13.0
Some College 136 15.4 12.7-18.1
College Graduate 103 10.6 8.5-12.7
       
Household Income      
$0-$9,999 16 15.3 7.4-23.3
$10,000-$19,999 36 9.5 6.2-12.8
$20,000-$34,999 112 12.8 10.3-15.4
$35,000-$49,999 68 12.6 9.6-15.7
$50,000+ 91 12.6 9.8-15.4
       
Employment      
Employed for Wages 277 14.2 12.5-16.0
Self-Employed 49 16.9 11.7-22.2
Not Employed for Wages 41 11.5 7.7-15.2
Retired 17 2.2 1.0-3.3
       
Marital Status      
Married 169 8.3 7.1-9.6
Divorced/Separated 64 13.0 9.7-16.2
Widowed 9 2.3 0.7-3.9
Never Married/Unmarried Couple 143 29.4 24.7-34.2
       
Other      
Limiting pain in last 30 days 87 12.9 10.0-15.8
14+ in last 30 days sad 22 11.8 6.2-17.4
14+ in last 30 days anxious 62 17.2 12.5-21.9
Fair or poor health 34 7.9 5.2-10.6
       
Current smoking 152 22.4 18.9-25.8
High blood pressure 66 8.0 6.0-10.0
Overweight or obese
(Based on NHLBI guidelines, Body mass index >= 25.)
207 11.5 9.9-13.1
Any child in home 119 11.3 9.1-13.5
       
Population Density      
Mixed 296 22.2 19.6-24.8
Rural 129 18.3 15.2-21.5
Urban 383 21.3 19.0-23.5