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

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 174 12.7 1.2 10.5 15.0
  . . . . .
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 4 2.2 1.2 0.0 4.6
Non-Hispanic 170 14.0 1.3 11.5 16.5
RACE . . . . .
White Only 157 13.7 1.3 11.1 16.2
Black Only 10 14.7 5.4 4.1 25.3
Other Race Only 5 6.0 3.4 0.0 12.7
More than One Race 2 10.8 7.9 0.0 26.3
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 4 5.0 2.7 0.0 10.3
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 36 12.8 2.7 7.5 18.0
Some College 59 13.9 2.1 9.7 18.1
College Graduate 75 12.8 1.7 9.4 16.3
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 17 8.5 2.5 3.6 13.5
1-19 Hours 5 4.1 1.9 0.3 7.8
20-39 Hours 33 10.2 2.2 5.9 14.5
40 + Hours 107 16.0 1.8 12.5 19.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 9 9.9 4.0 2.0 17.8
$15,000 - $24,999 10 7.7 3.2 1.4 14.0
$25,000 - $34,999 20 15.7 4.1 7.7 23.7
$35,000 - $49,999 28 14.9 3.5 7.9 21.8
$50,000+ 93 12.9 1.5 9.9 15.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 142 13.7 1.4 11.0 16.3
Out of Work 8 29.6 11.2 7.6 51.6
Homemaker / Student 20 7.8 2.2 3.6 12.0
Retired 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Unable to Work 4 21.2 9.9 1.7 40.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 106 10.9 1.2 8.6 13.1
Divorced / Separated 29 18.2 4.7 9.0 27.3
Widowed 1 3.9 4.0 0.0 11.7
Never Married 38 17.0 3.4 10.4 23.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 24 12.3 2.9 6.7 17.9
Living without a Disability 150 13.0 1.3 10.4 15.5
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 5 9.7 4.8 0.2 19.1
Rural 19 12.2 3.1 6.1 18.3
Densely-settled Rural 26 11.4 2.6 6.3 16.5
Semi-urban 34 13.7 2.7 8.3 19.1
Urban 90 13.3 1.8 9.8 16.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 28 11.4 3.0 5.5 17.3
Uninsured 146 13.1 1.3 10.6 15.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 1 2.1 2.1 0.0 6.1
No Diabetes 173 12.9 1.2 10.6 15.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 20 12.5 3.3 6.0 19.0
No Current Asthma 153 12.9 1.3 10.4 15.3
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 13 12.7 4.5 3.8 21.6
Excellent to Good 161 12.8 1.2 10.4 15.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 30 21.6 4.6 12.6 30.6
<14 days mental health not good 142 11.3 1.1 9.1 13.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 69 26.6 3.4 19.8 33.3
Non-Smoker 105 9.7 1.2 7.4 11.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 85 13.8 1.8 10.2 17.4
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 44 12.5 2.4 7.9 17.2
Obese (BMI >= 30) 38 12.0 2.2 7.6 16.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 146 13.7 1.4 11.0 16.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 28 9.5 2.2 5.2 13.7

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