Percentage of Women Ages 18 to 44 Who Reported Consuming Five or More
Alcoholic Drinks on an Occasion in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 194 10.3 0.8 8.7 11.9
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ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 12 7.0 2.7 1.8 12.3
Non-Hispanic 182 10.7 0.8 9.0 12.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 175 10.8 0.9 9.1 12.5
Black Only 5 6.8 3.3 0.3 13.3
Other Race Only 11 5.6 1.9 1.9 9.2
More than One Race 2 9.5 6.6 0.0 22.4
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 15 13.5 4.1 5.4 21.5
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 36 8.2 1.5 5.3 11.0
Some College 74 13.0 1.6 9.8 16.2
College Graduate 69 8.7 1.1 6.6 10.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 12 16.4 4.9 6.9 26.0
1-19 Hours 12 18.8 5.1 8.7 28.8
20-39 Hours 35 10.6 1.9 6.8 14.4
40 + Hours 105 11.6 1.2 9.2 14.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 19 14.7 3.4 8.0 21.4
$15,000 - $24,999 29 10.7 2.3 6.1 15.2
$25,000 - $34,999 25 6.3 1.4 3.6 9.0
$35,000 - $49,999 42 11.3 1.8 7.7 14.8
$50,000+ 66 11.7 1.5 8.8 14.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 156 12.1 1.0 10.0 14.1
Out of Work 9 9.0 3.4 2.4 15.6
Homemaker / Student 26 6.6 1.4 3.9 9.3
Retired 0 . . 0.0 .
Unable to Work 3 5.1 3.3 0.0 11.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 99 8.3 0.9 6.5 10.0
Divorced / Separated 40 12.2 2.0 8.3 16.2
Widowed 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Never Married 55 15.9 2.3 11.4 20.4
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 22 10.4 2.3 5.8 14.9
Living without a Disability 165 10.0 0.9 8.3 11.7
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 4 3.1 1.6 0.0 6.3
Rural 12 5.3 1.7 2.0 8.6
Densely-settled Rural 31 11.5 2.3 6.9 16.0
Semi-urban 39 10.6 1.8 7.1 14.1
Urban 108 11.6 1.2 9.3 14.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 12 8.8 3.2 2.7 15.0
Excellent to Good 182 10.5 0.8 8.8 12.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 27 9.4 1.9 5.6 13.1
Insured 165 10.5 0.9 8.7 12.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 31 14.5 2.9 8.9 20.1
<14 days mental health not good 162 9.9 0.8 8.2 11.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 75 18.5 2.2 14.3 22.8
Non-Smoker 119 8.2 0.8 6.6 9.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 112 12.7 1.3 10.2 15.2
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 48 10.9 1.7 7.5 14.2
Obese (BMI >= 30) 28 6.1 1.3 3.6 8.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 156 10.5 0.9 8.7 12.3
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 37 9.5 1.7 6.2 12.8

Numerator: Female respondents ages 18-44 who reported consuming five or more
alcoholic drinks on an occasion in the past 30 days
Denominator: All female respondents, ages 18-44 excluding unknowns and refusals