Percentage of Women 18 Years and Older With Heavy
Alcohol Consumption in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 263 3.7 0.3 3.1 4.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 21 6.1 1.4 3.5 8.8
25-34 years 21 2.7 0.6 1.5 3.9
35-44 years 31 3.6 0.7 2.2 5.1
45-54 years 61 5.0 0.7 3.6 6.4
55-64 years 53 3.2 0.5 2.3 4.1
65+ years 76 2.4 0.3 1.8 3.0
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 12 3.4 1.2 1.1 5.8
Non-Hispanic 250 3.7 0.3 3.1 4.3
RACE
White only 240 3.8 0.3 3.2 4.4
Black or African American only 10 2.9 1.0 0.9 4.8
Other race only 4 1.9 1.2 0.0 4.2
More than one race 4 4.1 2.2 0.0 8.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 6 1.7 0.8 0.2 3.3
High school graduate or G.E.D 54 3.1 0.5 2.1 4.0
Some college 73 3.6 0.5 2.6 4.6
College graduate 130 5.2 0.6 4.1 6.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 15 2.5 0.8 0.9 4.0
$15,000 to $24,999 33 3.6 0.8 2.0 5.2
$25,000 to $34,999 21 2.7 0.7 1.4 4.1
$35,000 to $49,999 37 3.6 0.7 2.2 4.9
$50,000 or more 138 5.1 0.5 4.1 6.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 155 4.4 0.4 3.6 5.3
Out of work 8 4.2 1.6 1.0 7.4
Homemaker/Student 23 3.1 0.8 1.6 4.5
Retired 71 3.0 0.4 2.2 3.7
Unable to work 6 1.4 0.6 0.1 2.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 72 2.6 0.4 1.8 3.4
1 to less than 20 hours 24 4.9 1.3 2.4 7.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 36 3.2 0.6 2.0 4.4
40 hours to less than 60 hours 109 5.1 0.6 3.9 6.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 139 3.2 0.3 2.6 3.8
Divorced/Seperated 47 3.5 0.7 2.2 4.9
Widowed 36 3.0 0.6 1.9 4.1
Never married 38 6.0 1.1 3.9 8.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 55 2.8 0.5 1.9 3.7
Living without a disability 207 4.0 0.3 3.3 4.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 10 2.6 1.0 0.7 4.6
Rural 17 1.8 0.5 0.9 2.7
Densely-settled rural 27 2.6 0.6 1.4 3.9
Semi-Urban 41 4.3 0.8 2.7 5.9
Urban 168 4.2 0.4 3.5 5.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 239 3.7 0.3 3.1 4.2
Uninsured 24 4.1 1.0 2.1 6.0
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 8 0.7 0.3 0.2 1.3
No diabetes 253 4.0 0.3 3.4 4.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 24 4.0 1.0 2.0 6.0
No current asthma 237 3.7 0.3 3.1 4.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 68 2.4 0.4 1.7 3.1
No arthritis 194 4.2 0.4 3.5 5.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 25 4.5 1.1 2.4 6.6
<14 days mental health NOT good 237 3.6 0.3 3.1 4.2
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 63 6.3 1.0 4.4 8.2
Non-smoker 199 3.2 0.3 2.6 3.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 131 5.3 0.6 4.2 6.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 76 3.9 0.5 2.8 5.0
Obese, BMI>=30 46 2.0 0.4 1.3 2.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 216 4.1 0.3 3.5 4.8
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 47 2.4 0.5 1.4 3.3
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 5 2.4 1.3 0.0 4.9
Did not serve on active duty 258 3.7 0.3 3.2 4.3

Numerator: Female respondents who consumed
an average of more than one drink per day during the past 30 days.
 
Denominator: All female respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.