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 409 6.6 0.4 5.8 7.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 41 10.1 1.6 7.0 13.3
25-34 Years 79 9.7 1.2 7.4 12.0
35-44 Years 52 6.0 0.9 4.2 7.7
45-54 Years 84 5.7 0.7 4.3 7.1
55-64 Years 96 5.3 0.6 4.1 6.4
65+ Years 57 3.0 0.5 2.1 3.9
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 17 4.8 1.2 2.4 7.1
Non-Hispanic 390 6.8 0.4 6.0 7.6
RACE
White Only 363 6.6 0.4 5.8 7.5
Black or AA only 12 6.4 2.1 2.2 10.6
Other Race Only 19 5.1 1.3 2.6 7.6
More than one race 9 9.4 3.4 2.7 16.0
EDUCATION
Less than high school 29 5.9 1.2 3.5 8.2
High school graduate or G.E.D. 142 8.1 0.8 6.6 9.7
Some college 122 7.1 0.7 5.6 8.5
College graduate 116 4.8 0.5 3.7 5.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 23 7.5 2.0 3.6 11.5
$15,000 - $24,999 55 6.9 1.2 4.6 9.2
$25,000 - $34,999 40 5.7 1.1 3.6 7.8
$35,000 - $49,999 73 7.3 1.0 5.4 9.3
$50,000+ 179 6.3 0.5 5.2 7.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 280 7.0 0.5 6.1 8.0
Out of work 34 8.9 1.9 5.2 12.5
Homemaker or Student 16 8.1 2.2 3.8 12.4
Retired 66 3.7 0.5 2.7 4.7
Unable to work 13 4.5 1.6 1.3 7.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 71 4.8 0.7 3.4 6.2
1-19 hours 8 3.6 1.4 0.9 6.2
20-39 hours 39 7.4 1.4 4.7 10.2
40+ hours 238 7.1 0.5 6.1 8.1
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 229 5.0 0.4 4.3 5.8
Divorced or seperated 70 7.2 1.0 5.2 9.1
Widowed 12 4.0 1.5 1.1 6.9
Never married 97 10.9 1.2 8.5 13.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 91 4.8 0.6 3.6 6.0
Living without a disability 318 7.1 0.5 6.2 8.1
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 16 4.9 1.5 2.0 7.8
Rural 44 6.1 1.1 4.0 8.1
Densely-settled Rural 75 7.0 0.9 5.2 8.8
Semi-urban 60 6.4 1.0 4.5 8.4
Urban 214 6.8 0.6 5.7 7.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 338 6.3 0.4 5.5 7.1
Uninsured 71 8.2 1.1 6.0 10.4
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 27 2.9 0.6 1.6 4.1
No diabetes 381 7.0 0.4 6.2 7.8
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 23 6.8 1.6 3.5 10.0
No current asthma 382 6.6 0.4 5.8 7.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 80 4.9 0.6 3.6 6.2
No arthritis 325 7.0 0.5 6.1 7.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 54 5.3 0.9 3.6 7.1
Excellent, very good or good health 353 6.8 0.4 5.9 7.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 44 10.6 1.9 7.0 14.3
<14 days mental health not good 361 6.3 0.4 5.5 7.0
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 158 12.5 1.1 10.3 14.8
Non-smoker 249 4.8 0.4 4.1 5.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 120 7.4 0.8 5.8 9.1
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 187 7.4 0.6 6.1 8.6
Obese (BMI>=30) 100 4.9 0.6 3.8 6.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 283 6.6 0.5 5.6 7.5
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 126 6.7 0.7 5.4 8.1
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 50 5.2 0.9 3.6 6.9
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 139 7.7 0.8 6.2 9.2
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 37 8.0 1.6 4.9 11.1
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 170 6.0 0.5 4.9 7.1
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 50 5.2 0.9 3.6 6.9
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 346 6.9 0.4 6.0 7.7
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 88 4.2 0.5 3.2 5.2
Not served on active duty 320 7.3 0.5 6.3 8.2

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.