Percentage of Adults Who Reported Heavy
Alcohol Consumption in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 207 5.2 0.4 4.3 6.0
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 121 7.1 0.7 5.6 8.5
Female 86 3.4 0.4 2.6 4.2
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 33 10.8 2.0 6.8 14.8
25-34 years 45 6.1 1.0 4.2 8.0
35-44 years 38 4.3 0.7 2.9 5.8
45-54 years 52 5.5 0.8 3.9 7.0
55-64 years 24 3.4 0.7 2.0 4.8
65+ years 15 1.8 0.5 0.8 2.8
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 181 5.4 0.5 4.5 6.4
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 5 3.2 1.5 0.2 6.2
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 7 5.7 2.5 0.8 10.7
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 1 1.2 1.2 0.0 3.4
Hispanic 10 4.2 1.4 1.5 6.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 10 3.3 1.1 1.1 5.5
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 66 5.1 0.7 3.8 6.5
Some College 76 6.8 1.0 5.0 8.7
College Graduate 55 3.9 0.6 2.7 5.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 11 6.4 2.7 1.0 11.8
$15,000 - $24,999 31 5.4 1.2 3.0 7.8
$25,000 - $34,999 37 5.3 1.1 3.3 7.4
$35,000 - $49,999 36 4.6 0.8 3.0 6.3
$50,000+ 77 5.7 0.7 4.4 7.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 163 5.7 0.5 4.7 6.8
Out of Work 10 8.5 3.0 2.7 14.4
Homemaker / Student 13 5.9 1.8 2.3 9.5
Retired 20 2.5 0.6 1.3 3.7
Unable to Work 1 0.5 0.5 0.0 1.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 98 3.7 0.4 3.0 4.5
Divorced / Separated 44 6.4 1.1 4.3 8.5
Widowed 13 2.8 0.8 1.2 4.4
Never Married 52 11.9 2.0 8.1 15.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 30 3.4 0.7 2.1 4.7
Living without a Disability 173 5.6 0.5 4.6 6.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 6 4.9 2.2 0.7 9.1
Rural 16 2.9 1.1 0.8 5.1
Densely-settled Rural 44 6.4 1.2 4.1 8.7
Semi-urban 40 6.0 1.1 3.9 8.1
Urban 100 5.0 0.6 3.9 6.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 15 2.6 0.8 1.1 4.2
Excellent to Good 192 5.5 0.5 4.6 6.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 94 9.8 1.1 7.6 11.9
Non-Smoker 112 3.8 0.4 2.9 4.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 17 4.1 1.1 2.0 6.3
<14 days mental health not good 183 5.4 0.5 4.4 6.3
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 11 3.3 1.1 1.1 5.4
No Diabetes 196 5.3 0.4 4.4 6.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 14 5.2 1.5 2.3 8.1
No Current Asthma 192 5.1 0.4 4.3 6.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 32 7.7 1.4 4.8 10.5
Insured 175 4.9 0.4 4.0 5.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 83 5.3 0.7 3.9 6.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 81 5.5 0.7 4.1 6.8
Obese (BMI >= 30) 39 4.8 0.9 3.1 6.5

Numerator: Respondents who reported consuming an average of more
than two drinks per day and female respondents who reported consuming
an average of more than one drink per day during the past 30 days.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.