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 294 6.8 0.5 5.9 7.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 19 6.0 1.5 3.1 8.9
25-34 years 62 10.7 1.5 7.8 13.7
35-44 years 42 8.3 1.4 5.6 10.9
45-54 years 49 6.1 1.0 4.1 8.1
55-64 years 56 5.2 0.8 3.6 6.8
65+ years 66 4.3 0.6 3.1 5.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 15 7.5 2.1 3.4 11.5
Non-Hispanic 275 6.7 0.5 5.7 7.6
RACE
White only 258 6.5 0.5 5.6 7.5
Black or African American only 8 5.2 2.1 1.1 9.2
Other race only 11 11.3 3.7 4.1 18.5
More than one race 11 10.3 3.6 3.3 17.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 16 7.2 1.9 3.4 10.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 100 7.0 0.8 5.4 8.6
Some college 97 8.1 0.9 6.3 9.9
College graduate 80 4.8 0.6 3.6 6.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 10 4.1 1.5 1.0 7.1
$15,000 to $24,999 45 9.8 1.8 6.4 13.3
$25,000 to $34,999 27 6.6 1.6 3.4 9.8
$35,000 to $49,999 52 8.4 1.4 5.8 11.1
$50,000 or more 132 6.4 0.6 5.1 7.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 207 7.8 0.6 6.6 9.0
Out of work 12 5.6 1.7 2.3 9.0
Homemaker/Student 8 6.3 2.3 1.8 10.7
Retired 60 4.2 0.6 3.0 5.4
Unable to work 5 2.6 1.4 0.0 5.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 51 4.5 0.8 2.9 6.0
1 to less than 20 hours 11 4.4 1.6 1.3 7.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 31 9.3 2.0 5.4 13.2
40 hours or more 166 7.5 0.7 6.2 8.8
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 146 5.4 0.5 4.3 6.4
Divorced/Seperated 64 9.5 1.5 6.6 12.4
Widowed 13 7.1 2.5 2.1 12.0
Never married 71 8.9 1.2 6.5 11.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 77 7.4 1.0 5.4 9.4
Living without a disability 214 6.6 0.5 5.6 7.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 10 2.8 1.2 0.5 5.1
Rural 42 8.3 1.4 5.5 11.0
Densely-settled rural 69 8.4 1.2 6.1 10.7
Semi-Urban 45 7.6 1.3 5.0 10.2
Urban 128 6.2 0.6 4.9 7.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 246 6.2 0.5 5.3 7.1
Uninsured 47 11.0 1.8 7.5 14.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 17 1.9 0.5 0.9 2.8
No diabetes 277 7.4 0.5 6.3 8.4
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 18 6.6 1.7 3.3 10.0
No current asthma 275 6.8 0.5 5.8 7.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 81 6.7 0.9 5.0 8.5
No arthritis 211 6.8 0.6 5.7 7.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 34 11.3 2.3 6.8 15.8
<14 days mental health NOT good 257 6.5 0.5 5.5 7.4
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 93 11.7 1.4 9.0 14.4
Non-smoker 197 5.7 0.5 4.7 6.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 83 8.0 1.0 6.0 10.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 114 6.0 0.7 4.7 7.4
Obese, BMI>=30 91 7.1 0.9 5.4 8.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 239 7.1 0.5 6.0 8.1
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 54 5.7 0.9 3.9 7.6
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 73 6.2 0.9 4.5 8.0
Did not serve on active duty 220 6.9 0.6 5.8 8.0

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