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 212 15.3 1.3 12.8 17.8
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ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 11 4.8 1.5 1.8 7.8
Non-Hispanic 201 16.5 1.4 13.8 19.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 188 16.9 1.5 14.0 19.8
Black Only 6 10.6 4.5 1.8 19.4
Other Race Only 14 5.1 1.4 2.3 7.9
More than One Race 3 25.4 15.6 0.0 56.1
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 9 6.8 2.9 1.2 12.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 37 11.9 2.6 6.8 17.0
Some College 61 18.3 2.6 13.1 23.5
College Graduate 105 17.1 2.0 13.3 20.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 12 5.7 1.9 1.9 9.4
1-19 Hours 12 13.8 4.2 5.6 22.0
20-39 Hours 57 18.7 3.1 12.6 24.8
40 + Hours 121 18.1 1.9 14.3 21.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 13 11.8 3.7 4.5 19.0
$15,000 - $24,999 15 6.6 2.2 2.3 11.0
$25,000 - $34,999 23 17.5 4.5 8.7 26.2
$35,000 - $49,999 41 18.4 3.3 12.0 24.9
$50,000+ 108 17.9 2.0 14.0 21.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 182 17.1 1.5 14.1 20.0
Out of Work 8 22.8 8.1 7.0 38.7
Homemaker / Student 20 10.4 2.7 5.1 15.6
Retired 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Unable to Work 2 4.0 2.9 0.0 9.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 132 12.0 1.1 9.8 14.2
Divorced / Separated 29 15.1 2.8 9.6 20.7
Widowed 2 15.3 10.9 0.0 36.6
Never Married 49 25.0 4.0 17.1 32.9
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 27 14.9 3.3 8.4 21.5
Living without a Disability 185 15.4 1.4 12.7 18.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 6 13.5 5.5 2.8 24.3
Rural 21 12.0 2.9 6.3 17.6
Densely-settled Rural 36 12.7 2.9 7.0 18.5
Semi-urban 34 10.9 2.1 6.7 15.1
Urban 115 18.6 2.0 14.6 22.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 15 19.2 6.5 6.4 32.0
Excellent to Good 197 14.9 1.3 12.5 17.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 31 10.6 2.4 6.0 15.2
Insured 181 16.4 1.5 13.5 19.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 31 21.2 4.8 11.7 30.6
<14 days mental health not good 178 14.5 1.3 12.0 17.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 80 29.0 3.5 22.2 35.8
Non-Smoker 131 11.9 1.3 9.3 14.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 86 14.9 2.0 11.0 18.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 60 15.2 2.2 10.8 19.6
Obese (BMI >= 30) 59 17.1 2.7 11.8 22.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 177 16.7 1.5 13.7 19.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 35 9.9 1.9 6.2 13.6
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 109 15.6 1.7 12.3 19.0
Insufficient 82 14.9 2.2 10.6 19.1
No Activity 12 13.1 4.2 5.0 21.3

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.