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 480 17.7 0.9 16.1 19.4
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 35 15.4 2.8 9.8 21.0
Non-Hispanic 445 18.1 0.9 16.3 19.8
RACE
White Only 414 18.5 0.9 16.6 20.3
Black or AA only 17 13.4 3.9 5.8 21.0
Other Race Only 36 14.0 2.6 8.9 19.0
More than one race 10 21.4 6.7 8.2 34.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 18 8.7 2.1 4.6 12.7
High school graduate or G.E.D. 95 16.4 1.8 12.8 19.9
Some college 178 21.7 1.6 18.5 24.9
College graduate 189 17.4 1.2 14.9 19.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 19.4 2.9 13.8 25.1
$15,000 - $24,999 71 17.1 2.1 13.1 21.2
$25,000 - $34,999 42 16.4 2.6 11.3 21.4
$35,000 - $49,999 68 19.4 2.5 14.5 24.3
$50,000+ 195 18.1 1.3 15.5 20.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 336 18.6 1.1 16.5 20.7
Out of work 40 20.7 3.3 14.1 27.2
Homemaker or Student 98 16.5 1.8 13.0 20.0
Retired 0 . . . .
Unable to work 4 3.1 1.7 0.0 6.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 76 16.5 2.0 12.6 20.4
1-19 hours 23 12.2 2.7 6.8 17.5
20-39 hours 95 17.3 1.9 13.5 21.0
40+ hours 233 20.4 1.4 17.7 23.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 261 14.4 0.9 12.6 16.1
Divorced or seperated 67 18.4 2.4 13.8 23.0
Widowed 2 15.5 10.0 0.0 35.0
Never married 149 22.9 1.9 19.2 26.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 63 13.2 1.8 9.8 16.7
Living without a disability 415 18.6 1.0 16.7 20.5
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 11 6.6 2.1 2.5 10.6
Rural 39 16.0 2.6 11.0 21.0
Densely-settled Rural 72 15.5 2.0 11.6 19.3
Semi-urban 68 16.4 2.0 12.5 20.3
Urban 290 19.9 1.2 17.5 22.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 398 18.7 1.0 16.8 20.6
Uninsured 82 14.9 1.7 11.6 18.3
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 11 10.8 3.8 3.4 18.2
No diabetes 468 17.9 0.9 16.2 19.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 58 16.9 2.4 12.3 21.6
No current asthma 421 18.0 0.9 16.2 19.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 34 11.9 2.1 7.9 16.0
No arthritis 441 18.2 0.9 16.4 20.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 26 10.5 2.3 6.1 15.0
Excellent, very good or good health 454 18.6 0.9 16.8 20.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 86 21.6 2.4 16.9 26.4
<14 days mental health not good 388 17.1 0.9 15.3 18.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 155 25.6 2.1 21.5 29.6
Non-smoker 324 15.4 0.9 13.6 17.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 230 21.2 1.5 18.3 24.0
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 135 20.3 1.8 16.8 23.8
Obese (BMI>=30) 96 14.7 1.6 11.6 17.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 393 18.5 1.0 16.6 20.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 87 15.1 1.8 11.6 18.7
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 124 29.0 2.5 24.1 33.9
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 135 17.2 1.5 14.2 20.2
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 36 20.6 3.7 13.3 27.9
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 174 13.9 1.2 11.7 16.2
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 124 29.0 2.5 24.1 33.9
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 345 15.6 0.9 13.9 17.4
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 7 11.9 4.4 3.2 20.7
Not served on active duty 473 17.9 0.9 16.2 19.6

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.