Percentage of Men 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 328 6.6 0.4 5.7 7.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 34 9.1 1.7 5.8 12.4
25-34 years 37 6.7 1.2 4.3 9.1
35-44 years 49 6.6 1.0 4.7 8.6
45-54 years 70 7.6 1.0 5.6 9.5
55-64 years 77 6.0 0.8 4.5 7.6
65+ years 61 3.8 0.5 2.8 4.9
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 16 5.3 1.4 2.4 8.1
Non-Hispanic 311 6.7 0.5 5.8 7.6
RACE
White only 304 7.0 0.5 6.0 7.9
Black or African American only 11 7.2 2.7 2.0 12.5
Other race only 5 2.7 1.4 0.0 5.4
More than one race 6 6.7 2.7 1.4 12.0
EDUCATION
Less than high school 16 5.5 1.5 2.5 8.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 103 7.1 0.8 5.4 8.7
Some college 106 7.6 0.8 5.9 9.2
College graduate 103 5.2 0.6 4.1 6.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 19 6.5 1.8 2.9 10.1
$15,000 to $24,999 37 5.7 1.1 3.6 7.8
$25,000 to $34,999 32 6.6 1.3 4.1 9.2
$35,000 to $49,999 52 6.6 1.0 4.6 8.6
$50,000 or more 161 7.1 0.7 5.7 8.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 225 7.0 0.5 5.9 8.0
Out of work 18 6.3 1.6 3.1 9.5
Homemaker/Student 13 10.4 3.0 4.5 16.2
Retired 64 5.1 0.7 3.7 6.4
Unable to work 7 2.0 0.8 0.4 3.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 58 5.7 1.0 3.7 7.7
1 to less than 20 hours 17 10.8 2.8 5.3 16.3
20 hours to less than 40 hours 28 5.5 1.2 3.2 7.9
40 hours to less than 60 hours 184 7.1 0.6 5.9 8.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 188 5.5 0.5 4.6 6.4
Divorced/Seperated 61 9.3 1.3 6.8 11.8
Widowed 14 6.2 2.0 2.2 10.1
Never married 65 8.1 1.2 5.8 10.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 66 5.2 0.7 3.7 6.6
Living without a disability 260 6.9 0.5 5.9 7.9
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 20 6.4 1.5 3.4 9.4
Rural 35 6.3 1.2 4.0 8.6
Densely-settled rural 49 5.9 0.9 4.0 7.7
Semi-Urban 56 7.0 1.2 4.6 9.3
Urban 168 6.7 0.6 5.5 7.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 275 6.1 0.4 5.2 7.0
Uninsured 50 8.9 1.4 6.1 11.8
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 21 3.4 0.9 1.7 5.0
No diabetes 307 7.0 0.5 6.0 7.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 17 5.3 1.4 2.6 8.1
No current asthma 308 6.6 0.5 5.7 7.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 96 6.7 0.7 5.3 8.2
No arthritis 231 6.5 0.5 5.5 7.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 34 10.0 1.8 6.4 13.6
<14 days mental health NOT good 291 6.4 0.5 5.5 7.2
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 113 12.4 1.3 9.8 15.1
Non-smoker 214 5.2 0.4 4.4 6.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 100 8.3 1.0 6.3 10.3
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 132 6.0 0.6 4.8 7.1
Obese, BMI>=30 96 6.2 0.8 4.7 7.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 246 6.5 0.5 5.5 7.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 82 7.0 1.0 5.1 8.9
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 85 5.7 0.7 4.4 7.0
Did not serve on active duty 243 6.8 0.5 5.8 7.8

Numerator: Male respondents who consumed an average of more
than two drinks per day during the past 30 days.
 
Denominator: All male respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.