Health Statistics > Alcohol consumption > Heavy drinkers (most recent) by state

DEFINITION: Adult men having more than two drinks per day and adult women having more than one drink per day. Percent of respondents who answered yes.

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Rank   States  Amount 
# 1     Wisconsin: 7.4% 
# 2     Rhode Island: 7.3% 
# 3     District of Columbia: 7% 
= 4     Delaware: 6.8% 
= 4     Nevada: 6.8% 
# 6     Vermont: 6.3% 
= 7     Ohio: 6.1% 
= 7     Massachusetts: 6.1% 
= 9     New Hampshire: 6% 
= 9     Missouri: 6% 
= 11     California: 5.9% 
= 11     Connecticut: 5.9% 
# 13     Pennsylvania: 5.8% 
# 14     South Carolina: 5.6% 
= 15     Iowa: 5.5% 
= 15     Minnesota: 5.5% 
# 17     Montana: 5.4% 
= 18     Florida: 5.3% 
= 18     US Virgin Islands: 5.3% 
# 20     Texas: 5.2% 
# 21     Alaska: 5.1% 
# 22     North Dakota: 5% 
= 23     Georgia: 4.9% 
= 23     Oregon: 4.9% 
= 25     Indiana: 4.8% 
= 25     Washington: 4.8% 
= 27     Michigan: 4.7% 
= 27     Colorado: 4.7% 
= 27     Arizona: 4.7% 
= 27     Illinois: 4.7% 
= 31     Nebraska: 4.6% 
= 31     Virginia: 4.6% 
= 33     Louisiana: 4.5% 
= 33     Maine: 4.5% 
= 33     New Jersey: 4.5% 
= 36     Idaho: 4.4% 
= 36     New Mexico: 4.4% 
= 36     Wyoming: 4.4% 
# 39     New York: 4.3% 
= 40     Arkansas: 4.2% 
= 40     Maryland: 4.2% 
# 42     Alabama: 4% 
= 43     Kansas: 3.7% 
= 43     South Dakota: 3.7% 
# 45     Oklahoma: 3.6% 
# 46     Mississippi: 3.5% 
# 47     Puerto Rico: 3.2% 
# 48     Kentucky: 3.1% 
# 49     North Carolina: 3% 
= 50     Tennessee: 2.8% 
= 50     Utah: 2.8% 
= 50     West Virginia: 2.8% 
Weighted average: 4.9%  
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SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data. Atlanta, Georgia: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2004. via StateMaster

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"Alcohol consumption > Heavy drinkers by state", Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data. Atlanta, Georgia: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2004.. Retrieved from http://www.StateMaster.com/red/graph/hea_alc_con_hea_dri-health-alcohol-consumption-heavy-drinkers&b_map=1&b_printable=1

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