Percentage of Women Ages 18 to 44 Who Reported Consuming Four 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 162 14.0 1.3 11.6 16.5
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ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 7 11.4 5.1 1.4 21.5
Non-Hispanic 155 14.4 1.3 11.9 16.9
RACE . . . . .
White Only 146 15.0 1.4 12.3 17.8
Black Only 4 12.2 6.8 0.0 25.6
Other Race Only 8 6.8 2.6 1.6 11.9
More than One Race 3 12.3 7.6 0.0 27.2
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 5 11.4 4.9 1.7 21.1
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 29 11.8 2.3 7.2 16.3
Some College 52 13.5 2.0 9.6 17.5
College Graduate 76 16.1 2.2 11.8 20.3
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 22 9.6 2.3 5.1 14.2
1-19 Hours 5 4.3 2.0 0.4 8.1
20-39 Hours 44 15.9 2.6 10.8 20.9
40 + Hours 81 17.4 2.2 13.2 21.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 7 10.1 4.4 1.5 18.8
$15,000 - $24,999 10 9.2 3.3 2.8 15.6
$25,000 - $34,999 23 23.2 5.2 13.0 33.4
$35,000 - $49,999 22 11.3 2.6 6.2 16.4
$50,000+ 88 15.4 1.8 11.9 18.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 126 16.1 1.6 13.0 19.2
Out of Work 5 14.3 8.0 0.0 29.9
Homemaker / Student 28 10.3 2.2 6.1 14.5
Retired 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Unable to Work 2 3.7 3.0 0.0 9.5
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 102 12.1 1.2 9.7 14.5
Divorced / Separated 21 13.7 3.5 7.0 20.5
Widowed 3 15.6 9.5 0.0 34.2
Never Married 36 19.3 3.6 12.2 26.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 7 16.8 6.7 3.7 30.0
Rural 11 6.6 2.4 2.0 11.2
Densely-settled Rural 19 9.6 2.4 4.8 14.3
Semi-urban 26 10.0 2.3 5.6 14.5
Urban 99 18.0 2.0 14.1 21.9
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 20 7.6 1.9 3.9 11.2
Living without a Disability 142 15.2 1.4 12.4 18.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 30 17.7 3.8 10.3 25.2
Insured 132 13.2 1.3 10.8 15.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 3 5.8 3.7 0.0 13.0
No Diabetes 159 14.3 1.3 11.8 16.8
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 15 15.1 4.2 6.9 23.4
No Current Asthma 146 13.9 1.3 11.3 16.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 7 6.0 2.6 0.8 11.1
Excellent to Good 155 14.9 1.3 12.2 17.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 24 18.6 4.6 9.6 27.5
<14 days mental health not good 138 13.5 1.3 11.0 16.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 57 23.9 3.2 17.6 30.2
Non-Smoker 104 11.8 1.4 9.1 14.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 70 15.0 2.1 10.9 19.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 46 16.1 2.7 10.9 21.4
Obese (BMI >= 30) 39 12.2 2.0 8.2 16.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 141 14.7 1.4 12.1 17.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 21 11.3 3.1 5.1 17.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 10 17.7 5.7 6.5 28.9
No Arthritis 70 13.2 1.7 9.9 16.6

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.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of women ages 18 to 44 who reported consuming four or more alcoholic drinks on an occasion 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.