Percentage of Women 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 122 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.1
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 0 . . 0.0 .
Female 122 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.1
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 17 5.1 1.3 2.6 7.6
25-34 years 16 2.0 0.5 1.0 3.1
35-44 years 27 2.9 0.6 1.8 4.1
45-54 years 31 2.9 0.6 1.8 4.0
55-64 years 19 2.3 0.6 1.2 3.4
65+ years 12 0.8 0.3 0.3 1.3
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 8 2.8 1.1 0.7 4.8
Non-Hispanic 114 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 109 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.0
Black Only 3 2.2 1.3 0.0 4.8
Other Race Only 6 2.6 1.1 0.5 4.8
More than One Race 3 7.5 4.4 0.0 16.1
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 11 3.5 1.2 1.1 5.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 26 2.0 0.4 1.2 2.9
Some College 47 3.2 0.5 2.2 4.2
College Graduate 38 2.2 0.4 1.4 3.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 13 3.9 1.3 1.4 6.3
$15,000 - $24,999 18 2.1 0.6 1.0 3.3
$25,000 - $34,999 12 1.5 0.5 0.6 2.4
$35,000 - $49,999 22 2.7 0.7 1.4 4.0
$50,000+ 47 3.5 0.6 2.4 4.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 88 3.2 0.4 2.4 4.0
Out of Work 11 4.9 1.6 1.8 8.0
Homemaker / Student 16 2.5 0.7 1.2 3.9
Retired 7 0.6 0.2 0.1 1.0
Unable to Work 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 13 1.9 0.6 0.7 3.0
1-19 Hours 8 5.1 2.1 0.9 9.2
20-39 Hours 20 2.7 0.7 1.4 4.0
40 + Hours 60 3.2 0.5 2.3 4.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 62 2.1 0.3 1.5 2.7
Divorced / Separated 29 3.2 0.7 1.9 4.5
Widowed 5 0.5 0.2 0.0 1.0
Never Married 25 6.0 1.3 3.4 8.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 21 2.0 0.5 1.0 3.0
Living without a Disability 99 2.7 0.3 2.1 3.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 4 2.0 1.0 0.0 3.9
Rural 11 2.1 0.7 0.6 3.5
Densely-settled Rural 16 1.6 0.4 0.8 2.4
Semi-urban 20 2.5 0.6 1.3 3.7
Urban 71 3.1 0.4 2.3 4.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 7 1.0 0.4 0.2 1.7
Excellent to Good 115 2.8 0.3 2.2 3.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 24 4.5 1.0 2.5 6.5
Insured 97 2.3 0.3 1.8 2.8
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 2 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.9
No Diabetes 120 2.7 0.3 2.2 3.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 10 2.5 0.9 0.7 4.3
No Current Asthma 112 2.6 0.3 2.0 3.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 15 3.4 1.0 1.4 5.3
<14 days mental health not good 107 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.0
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 53 6.4 1.0 4.5 8.3
Non-Smoker 69 1.7 0.2 1.3 2.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 66 3.2 0.4 2.3 4.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 39 2.9 0.5 1.8 3.9
Obese (BMI >= 30) 17 1.7 0.4 0.8 2.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 101 2.9 0.3 2.2 3.5
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 21 1.6 0.4 0.8 2.4

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