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 186 11.2 1.0 9.3 13.1
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ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 8 3.7 1.4 1.0 6.5
Non-Hispanic 178 12.1 1.1 10.0 14.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 166 12.2 1.1 10.0 14.4
Black Only 6 8.3 3.8 0.8 15.8
Other Race Only 11 5.6 1.9 1.9 9.3
More than One Race 3 5.3 3.1 0.0 11.4
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 5 3.6 1.8 0.1 7.1
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 51 9.7 1.8 6.3 13.1
Some College 57 13.6 2.0 9.5 17.6
College Graduate 73 12.5 1.7 9.2 15.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 26 9.3 2.2 5.1 13.6
1-19 Hours 14 21.3 5.9 9.8 32.8
20-39 Hours 45 12.2 2.1 8.2 16.2
40 + Hours 96 11.1 1.3 8.6 13.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 12 19.3 6.0 7.5 31.2
$15,000 - $24,999 23 7.3 1.8 3.8 10.9
$25,000 - $34,999 26 11.9 2.9 6.1 17.6
$35,000 - $49,999 32 11.3 2.3 6.9 15.7
$50,000+ 76 11.6 1.4 8.8 14.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 145 11.9 1.2 9.7 14.2
Out of Work 3 4.7 3.1 0.0 10.7
Homemaker / Student 36 11.2 2.2 6.9 15.4
Retired 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Unable to Work 2 3.4 2.6 0.0 8.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 108 8.7 0.9 7.0 10.4
Divorced / Separated 34 10.7 1.9 7.0 14.4
Widowed 2 12.4 8.9 0.0 29.9
Never Married 42 18.7 3.2 12.5 25.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 17 8.8 2.6 3.7 13.9
Living without a Disability 169 11.5 1.1 9.5 13.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 5 6.0 2.9 0.2 11.7
Rural 12 10.0 3.4 3.3 16.8
Densely-settled Rural 34 12.2 2.4 7.6 16.8
Semi-urban 30 11.2 2.5 6.3 16.1
Urban 105 11.5 1.3 8.9 14.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 8 4.1 1.5 1.1 7.1
Excellent to Good 178 11.8 1.0 9.7 13.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 31 11.8 2.5 7.0 16.6
Insured 155 11.1 1.1 9.0 13.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 28 13.6 3.0 7.7 19.6
<14 days mental health not good 156 11.0 1.0 8.9 13.0
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 68 16.8 2.5 12.0 21.7
Non-Smoker 117 9.7 1.0 7.6 11.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 107 12.9 1.5 9.9 15.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 42 10.6 1.8 7.0 14.1
Obese (BMI >= 30) 25 7.2 1.8 3.8 10.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 154 12.3 1.2 10.0 14.6
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 32 6.9 1.3 4.4 9.4
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 108 14.5 1.6 11.4 17.7
Insufficient 60 8.0 1.3 5.5 10.5
No Activity 10 5.4 1.8 1.9 8.9

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