Percentage of Men 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 309 5.1 0.4 4.3 5.9
  . . . . .
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 17 8.1 2.1 4.0 12.3
25-34 years 40 6.9 1.1 4.7 9.2
35-44 years 38 4.1 0.7 2.7 5.5
45-54 years 75 4.4 0.5 3.3 5.5
55-64 years 97 5.3 0.6 4.2 6.3
65+ years 42 1.9 0.3 1.3 2.5
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 14 5.7 1.9 2.0 9.5
Non-Hispanic 294 5.0 0.4 4.2 5.9
RACE . . . . .
White Only 284 5.1 0.4 4.2 5.9
Black Only 5 3.1 1.6 0.0 6.2
Other Race Only 12 5.4 1.9 1.6 9.2
More than One Race 7 8.2 4.7 0.0 17.3
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 24 5.7 1.4 2.9 8.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 102 5.7 0.9 4.0 7.4
Some College 94 6.6 1.0 4.7 8.5
College Graduate 89 3.4 0.4 2.5 4.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 15 3.8 1.3 1.2 6.4
$15,000 - $24,999 39 5.1 1.0 3.0 7.1
$25,000 - $34,999 38 6.2 1.5 3.4 9.1
$35,000 - $49,999 47 4.6 0.9 2.8 6.4
$50,000+ 151 5.1 0.6 3.9 6.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 219 5.4 0.5 4.5 6.4
Out of Work 20 6.3 2.3 1.7 10.9
Homemaker / Student 5 5.3 2.8 0.0 10.8
Retired 56 2.8 0.4 2.0 3.6
Unable to Work 8 5.1 2.9 0.0 10.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 47 3.9 1.1 1.7 6.0
1-19 Hours 7 1.3 0.5 0.3 2.3
20-39 Hours 30 6.0 1.4 3.3 8.7
40 + Hours 191 5.4 0.5 4.4 6.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 191 4.1 0.3 3.4 4.8
Divorced / Separated 55 8.2 2.1 4.1 12.3
Widowed 14 3.3 1.0 1.4 5.3
Never Married 49 8.0 1.6 4.9 11.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 58 4.3 0.9 2.5 6.1
Living without a Disability 249 5.3 0.5 4.4 6.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 10 3.6 1.4 0.9 6.4
Rural 49 7.1 1.6 4.0 10.2
Densely-settled Rural 55 5.9 1.1 3.8 8.0
Semi-urban 56 5.0 1.0 3.1 6.9
Urban 139 4.5 0.5 3.5 5.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 39 7.0 1.7 3.6 10.3
Insured 269 4.8 0.4 4.0 5.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 17 1.9 0.5 0.8 2.9
No Diabetes 292 5.4 0.4 4.5 6.3
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 128 5.0 0.6 3.7 6.2
No Hypertension 181 5.1 0.5 4.1 6.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 20 6.6 2.5 1.7 11.5
No Current Asthma 287 5.0 0.4 4.2 5.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has Arthritis 73 4.2 0.7 2.9 5.6
No Arthritis 233 5.3 0.5 4.3 6.3
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 36 3.3 0.7 2.0 4.7
Excellent to Good 271 5.3 0.5 4.4 6.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 32 9.7 2.5 4.7 14.6
<14 days mental health not good 272 4.7 0.4 3.9 5.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 126 13.4 1.7 10.1 16.6
Non-Smoker 181 3.2 0.3 2.6 3.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 86 5.8 0.9 4.1 7.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 142 5.5 0.7 4.1 6.8
Obese (BMI >= 30) 78 4.0 0.6 2.8 5.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 220 5.0 0.5 4.1 6.0
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 88 5.3 0.8 3.8 6.8
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 142 5.3 0.7 4.0 6.6
Insufficient 106 4.9 0.6 3.6 6.1
No Activity 49 5.3 1.0 3.4 7.2

Numerator: Male respondents who reported consuming an average of more
than two drinks per day during the past 30 days.
Denominator: All male respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.