Percentage of Women 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 151 3.7 0.4 2.9 4.5
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ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 2 1.6 1.4 0.0 4.3
Non-Hispanic 149 3.8 0.4 3.0 4.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 144 4.0 0.4 3.1 4.8
Black Only 3 2.2 2.0 0.0 6.1
Other Race Only 4 1.9 1.1 0.0 4.2
More than One Race 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 5 1.6 0.8 0.1 3.1
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 46 4.3 0.8 2.7 6.0
Some College 46 3.4 0.6 2.2 4.6
College Graduate 54 3.9 0.7 2.4 5.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 11 2.6 1.2 0.2 5.0
$15,000 - $24,999 20 3.7 1.0 1.7 5.7
$25,000 - $34,999 13 2.9 0.9 1.1 4.8
$35,000 - $49,999 18 2.7 0.8 1.1 4.3
$50,000+ 80 4.8 0.7 3.4 6.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 100 4.8 0.6 3.6 6.0
Out of Work 9 3.6 1.3 1.0 6.2
Homemaker / Student 17 3.4 1.1 1.3 5.5
Retired 23 1.5 0.3 0.9 2.2
Unable to Work 2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 30 2.2 0.6 1.0 3.3
1-19 Hours 13 3.4 1.0 1.4 5.5
20-39 Hours 36 5.7 1.2 3.3 8.0
40 + Hours 58 4.4 0.7 2.9 5.8
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 89 3.1 0.4 2.4 3.9
Divorced / Separated 30 4.7 1.1 2.6 6.8
Widowed 14 1.3 0.3 0.6 1.9
Never Married 18 7.2 2.1 3.1 11.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 5 2.4 1.2 0.1 4.7
Rural 13 1.8 0.6 0.7 2.9
Densely-settled Rural 18 3.4 1.1 1.1 5.6
Semi-urban 25 2.8 0.8 1.3 4.4
Urban 90 4.6 0.6 3.4 5.9
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 23 1.8 0.4 1.0 2.6
Living without a Disability 128 4.3 0.5 3.3 5.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 16 3.6 1.1 1.5 5.6
Insured 135 3.7 0.4 2.9 4.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 4 0.9 0.5 0.0 2.0
No Diabetes 147 3.9 0.4 3.1 4.8
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 11 4.0 1.6 0.9 7.1
No Current Asthma 139 3.6 0.4 2.8 4.4
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 12 1.2 0.4 0.4 2.1
Excellent to Good 139 4.1 0.5 3.2 5.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 14 2.7 0.8 1.1 4.4
<14 days mental health not good 136 3.8 0.4 2.9 4.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 56 8.8 1.4 6.1 11.5
Non-Smoker 95 2.8 0.4 2.0 3.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 75 5.1 0.8 3.5 6.7
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 48 3.7 0.6 2.4 5.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 22 2.0 0.5 1.1 3.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 124 4.3 0.5 3.3 5.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 27 1.8 0.4 1.0 2.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 19 2.3 0.7 1.0 3.7
No Arthritis 47 3.5 0.7 2.2 4.8

Numerator: Female respondents who reported consuming
an average of more than one drink per day during the past 30 days.
Denominator: All female respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of women who reported heavy alcohol consumption in the past 30 days among categories of Arthritis Status
is based on responses from all respondents on Questionniare Split B, excluding unknowns and refusals.