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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Nationwide

Alcohol Consumption

Drinking alcohol in the past 30 days*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
All Participants 210041 108164 53.7 53.3-54.1 101877 46.3 45.9-46.7
Alabama 2,768 1,112 42.3 40.2-44.4 1,656 57.7 55.6-59.8
Alaska 2,836 1,642 61.5 58.9-64.0 1,194 38.5 36.0-41.1
Arizona 3,239 1,790 56.6 54.1-59.0 1,449 43.4 41.0-45.9
Arkansas 2,909 1,116 39.1 37.1-41.2 1,793 60.9 58.8-62.9
California 3,928 2,369 58.2 56.3-60.1 1,559 41.8 39.9-43.7
Colorado 2,020 1,324 65.4 63.1-67.6 696 34.6 32.4-36.9
Connecticut 7,655 4,803 63.3 62.0-64.6 2,852 36.7 35.4-38.0
Delaware 3,471 1,857 59.1 57.0-61.2 1,614 40.9 38.8-43.0
District of Colum 1,865 1,175 60.1 57.4-62.8 690 39.9 37.2-42.6
Florida 4,611 2,493 53.7 52.0-55.4 2,118 46.3 44.6-48.0
Georgia 4,471 2,009 48.5 46.7-50.4 2,462 51.5 49.6-53.3
Hawaii 4,465 2,072 45.5 43.4-47.5 2,393 54.5 52.5-56.6
Idaho 4,805 2,304 48.9 47.2-50.6 2,501 51.1 49.4-52.8
Illinois 3,991 2,307 57.9 56.1-59.6 1,684 42.1 40.4-43.9
Indiana 3,976 1,949 50.1 48.4-51.9 2,027 49.9 48.1-51.6
Iowa 3,599 1,955 57.8 56.0-59.7 1,644 42.2 40.3-44.0
Kansas 4,525 2,266 51.3 49.7-53.0 2,259 48.7 47.0-50.3
Kentucky 7,423 1,934 33.7 32.1-35.4 5,489 66.3 64.6-67.9
Louisiana 4,877 2,120 44.9 43.3-46.4 2,757 55.1 53.6-56.7
Maine 2,395 1,306 55.3 53.1-57.5 1,089 44.7 42.5-46.9
Maryland 4,427 2,513 55.8 53.9-57.7 1,914 44.2 42.3-46.1
Massachusetts 8,535 5,377 65.3 64.1-66.5 3,158 34.7 33.5-35.9
Michigan 3,787 2,135 57.6 55.8-59.4 1,652 42.4 40.6-44.2
Minnesota 3,920 2,582 67.0 65.3-68.6 1,338 33.0 31.4-34.7
Mississippi 2,990 1,085 39.2 37.2-41.3 1,905 60.8 58.7-62.8
Missouri 4,151 1,857 49.6 47.5-51.6 2,294 50.4 48.4-52.5
Montana 3,294 1,747 56.5 54.1-58.7 1,547 43.5 41.3-45.9
Nebraska 3,633 1,787 50.7 48.8-52.7 1,846 49.3 47.3-51.2
Nevada 2,553 1,640 60.7 57.8-63.5 913 39.3 36.5-42.2
New Hampshire 4,018 2,622 65.3 63.6-66.9 1,396 34.7 33.1-36.4
New Jersey 5,936 3,334 58.3 56.7-60.0 2,602 41.7 40.0-43.3
New Mexico 3,600 1,881 55.0 53.1-56.9 1,719 45.0 43.1-46.9
New York 3,854 2,288 57.7 55.9-59.5 1,566 42.3 40.5-44.1
North Carolina 6,131 2,629 41.7 39.8-43.6 3,502 58.3 56.4-60.2
North Dakota 2,491 1,555 64.4 62.3-66.4 936 35.6 33.6-37.7
Ohio 3,405 1,849 54.6 52.6-56.6 1,556 45.4 43.4-47.4
Oklahoma 4,494 1,649 40.5 38.6-42.5 2,845 59.5 57.5-61.4
Oregon 2,519 1,460 58.6 56.5-60.7 1,059 41.4 39.3-43.5
Pennsylvania 3,639 2,050 56.9 55.1-58.8 1,589 43.1 41.2-44.9
Rhode Island 4,088 2,608 63.8 62.1-65.6 1,480 36.2 34.4-37.9
South Carolina 3,167 1,469 46.9 44.8-48.9 1,698 53.1 51.1-55.2
South Dakota 5,087 2,944 61.3 59.8-62.8 2,143 38.7 37.2-40.2
Tennessee 2,835 734 27.7 25.7-29.7 2,101 72.3 70.3-74.3
Texas 5,883 3,021 51.7 50.3-53.2 2,862 48.3 46.8-49.7
Utah 3,649 1,230 30.1 28.3-32.0 2,419 69.9 68.0-71.7
Vermont 4,272 2,708 64.1 62.5-65.8 1,564 35.9 34.2-37.5
Virginia 2,914 1,588 54.7 52.6-56.8 1,326 45.3 43.2-47.4
Washington 4,187 2,566 61.8 60.2-63.5 1,621 38.2 36.5-39.8
West Virginia 3,075 979 32.8 30.9-34.7 2,096 67.2 65.3-69.1
Wisconsin 3,330 2,315 70.7 68.9-72.5 1,015 29.3 27.5-31.1
Wyoming 3,023 1,687 55.3 53.3-57.3 1,336 44.7 42.7-46.7
Guam 863 382 43.6 39.8-47.5 481 56.4 52.5-60.2
Puerto Rico 4,228 939 28.2 26.3-30.3 3,289 71.8 69.7-73.7
Virgin Islands 2,234 1,051 46.9 44.3-49.5 1,183 53.1 50.5-55.7

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+ Only participating states or terretories are presented here.

*Data in this table were derived from the first alcohol consumption question.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

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