Percentage of Men 18 Years and Older 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 522 6.2 0.3 5.5 6.8
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 39 5.9 1.0 3.9 7.9
25-34 years 81 8.0 1.0 6.2 9.9
35-44 years 90 7.1 0.8 5.5 8.7
45-54 years 104 7.0 0.7 5.6 8.5
55-64 years 121 6.0 0.6 4.8 7.1
65+ years 87 3.0 0.4 2.3 3.7
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 31 5.1 1.0 3.1 7.0
Non-hispanic 488 6.3 0.3 5.6 6.9
RACE
White only 481 6.5 0.3 5.9 7.2
Black or African American only 15 4.9 1.6 1.9 8.0
Other race only 13 3.6 1.1 1.4 5.7
More than one race 6 4.3 1.9 0.6 8.0
EDUCATION
Less than high school 38 6.5 1.2 4.2 8.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 157 6.3 0.5 5.2 7.4
Some college 167 6.9 0.6 5.7 8.1
College graduate 160 5.0 0.5 4.1 5.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 25 5.1 1.2 2.8 7.3
$15,000 to $24,999 59 6.4 1.0 4.5 8.3
$25,000 to $34,999 48 6.8 1.1 4.6 8.9
$35,000 to $49,999 75 6.2 0.8 4.6 7.9
$50,000 or more 264 6.5 0.5 5.6 7.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 373 7.1 0.4 6.3 7.9
Out of work 27 5.5 1.1 3.3 7.7
Homemaker/Student 15 5.1 1.4 2.4 7.7
Retired 90 3.6 0.4 2.7 4.4
Unable to work 16 3.7 1.0 1.7 5.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 84 3.5 0.4 2.7 4.4
1 to less than 20 hours 18 7.3 2.1 3.2 11.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 54 6.0 0.9 4.2 7.9
40 plus hours 309 7.2 0.5 6.3 8.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 284 5.0 0.3 4.3 5.7
Divorced/Seperated 103 8.8 1.0 6.9 10.7
Widowed 17 5.1 1.4 2.3 7.9
Never married 118 7.9 0.8 6.3 9.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 107 5.0 0.6 4.0 6.1
Not living with a disability 413 6.5 0.4 5.7 7.2
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 28 6.2 1.3 3.6 8.8
Rural 52 6.7 1.0 4.7 8.7
Densely-settled rural 98 6.6 0.8 5.2 8.1
Semi-Urban 91 7.1 0.9 5.4 8.8
Urban 253 5.7 0.4 4.9 6.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 447 6.0 0.3 5.3 6.6
Uninsured 71 7.3 1.0 5.4 9.2
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 40 3.7 0.7 2.4 5.0
No diabetes 481 6.4 0.3 5.8 7.1
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 25 4.5 1.0 2.6 6.5
No current asthma 493 6.3 0.3 5.6 6.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 138 5.9 0.6 4.7 7.0
No 384 6.3 0.4 5.5 7.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 52 11.1 1.7 7.8 14.4
<14 days mental health NOT good 466 5.8 0.3 5.2 6.4
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 173 11.7 1.0 9.7 13.7
Non-smoker 346 4.8 0.3 4.3 5.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 127 6.5 0.7 5.1 7.8
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 216 6.4 0.5 5.4 7.4
Obese, BMI>=30 175 6.0 0.5 5.0 7.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 346 5.8 0.4 5.1 6.5
No 148 7.5 0.7 6.1 8.9
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 105 4.5 0.5 3.5 5.6
Did not serve on active duty 416 6.6 0.4 5.9 7.4

Numerator: Male respondents who reported consuming an average of more
than 14 drinks per week during the past 30 days.
 
Denominator: All male respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.