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Table 2.43C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 77 78 55 56 25 25
GENDER            
Male 53 55 42 41 22 19
Female 53 54 37 38 15 16
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 68 68 48 48 23 22
White 65 71 46 47 22 22
Black or African American 31 28 18 18 7 4
American Indian or Alaska Native 5 4 4 3 1 1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 15 14 11 9 5 1
Two or More Races 17 12 11 9 6 3
Hispanic or Latino 37 37 28 30 9 12
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 45 45 35 34 19 16
Female, White, Not Hispanic 40 48 28 31 12 14
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 20 17 13 12 4 4
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 21 22 13 14 5 2
Male, Hispanic 29 31 20 23 8 10
Female, Hispanic 29 27 21 21 5 6
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Table 2.43D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.31 0.31 0.22 0.22 0.10 0.10
GENDER            
Male 0.42 0.43 0.33 0.32 0.17 0.15
Female 0.43 0.44 0.30 0.31 0.12 0.13
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.35 0.35 0.25 0.25 0.12 0.11
White 0.42 0.42 0.32 0.30 0.16 0.15
Black or African American 0.78 0.72 0.48 0.49 0.19 0.12
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.60 2.29 2.43 2.03 0.91 0.76
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.24 1.12 0.89 0.76 0.40 0.07
Two or More Races 2.11 1.45 1.53 1.17 0.87 0.37
Hispanic or Latino 0.68 0.68 0.51 0.55 0.16 0.22
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.57 0.54 0.46 0.43 0.26 0.23
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.54 0.60 0.40 0.42 0.18 0.20
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.99 0.92 0.69 0.64 0.22 0.21
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.11 1.12 0.71 0.75 0.30 0.11
Male, Hispanic 0.93 0.98 0.70 0.78 0.28 0.37
Female, Hispanic 1.00 0.94 0.75 0.76 0.18 0.24
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Table 2.43P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.3572   0.5661   0.1412  
GENDER            
Male 0.2691   0.3038   0.0545  
Female 0.8087   0.7836   0.8153  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2349   0.2461   0.0854  
White 0.9407   0.5617   0.3736  
Black or African American 0.2798   0.5292   0.3311  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1319   0.1547   0.2002  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1289   0.4048   0.2000  
Two or More Races 0.0237   0.1208   0.0850  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7973   0.3933   0.7853  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.3270   0.1108   0.0903  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.3751   0.3564   0.4063  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.5056   0.7925   0.6530  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3760   0.2817   0.3572  
Male, Hispanic 0.5603   0.2618   0.9693  
Female, Hispanic 0.8012   0.9501   0.6425  
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Table 2.44C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 184 170 189 175 125 121
GENDER            
Male 119 118 126 124 87 97
Female 123 118 116 110 72 63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 157 144 164 151 109 107
White 313 281 238 222 125 115
Black or African American 104 95 66 65 24 30
American Indian or Alaska Native 15 * 13 17 6 7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 16 * 12 * *
Asian 81 71 51 51 16 22
Two or More Races 39 37 26 27 14 14
Hispanic or Latino 82 86 79 82 48 53
EDUCATION            
< High School 90 81 74 63 34 31
High School Graduate 160 183 125 135 63 73
Some College 264 237 202 191 108 105
College Graduate 159 133 117 102 48 51
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 212 187 167 150 76 82
Part-Time 169 168 126 138 63 73
Unemployed 86 76 73 61 32 32
Other1 170 175 127 125 69 61
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Table 2.44D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.54 0.49 0.55 0.51 0.36 0.35
GENDER            
Male 0.69 0.68 0.73 0.71 0.51 0.56
Female 0.72 0.68 0.68 0.64 0.42 0.37
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.58 0.53 0.60 0.55 0.40 0.39
White 0.62 0.60 0.68 0.62 0.50 0.46
Black or African American 1.22 1.16 1.01 1.03 0.49 0.59
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.95 * 3.83 5.89 2.84 2.57
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 5.01 * 4.98 * *
Asian 2.70 2.26 2.21 2.14 0.83 1.19
Two or More Races 2.98 2.84 2.93 2.96 1.81 1.77
Hispanic or Latino 1.16 1.20 1.12 1.14 0.68 0.75
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.16 1.19 1.04 1.00 0.56 0.55
High School Graduate 0.77 0.81 0.77 0.75 0.48 0.53
Some College 0.82 0.83 0.94 0.92 0.69 0.69
College Graduate 1.17 0.94 1.42 1.15 0.85 0.86
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.72 0.69 0.80 0.74 0.54 0.54
Part-Time 0.86 0.90 0.93 0.97 0.59 0.66
Unemployed 1.28 1.31 1.24 1.23 0.68 0.72
Other1 1.21 1.23 1.13 1.07 0.72 0.70
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Table 2.44P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4827   0.6487   0.2155  
GENDER            
Male 0.6857   0.5499   0.1600  
Female 0.5527   0.9432   0.9168  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2074   0.7726   0.1475  
White 0.2952   0.5088   0.3440  
Black or African American 0.6272   0.8318   0.2709  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   0.8321   0.5351  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.5297   0.2203   0.1534  
Two or More Races 0.6339   0.3824   0.3321  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4384   0.6768   0.9880  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.6922   0.4977   0.1221  
High School Graduate 0.6109   0.2504   0.4299  
Some College 0.0141   0.5085   0.4175  
College Graduate 0.0862   0.1830   0.1673  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.8324   0.7339   0.0548  
Part-Time 0.1943   0.8122   0.7148  
Unemployed 0.3306   0.0484   0.5654  
Other1 0.5642   0.9792   0.3866  
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Table 2.45C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 978 972 699 749 396 420
GENDER            
Male 665 652 552 594 343 363
Female 663 662 406 406 184 192
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 886 887 637 665 366 387
White 1,401 1,461 694 728 359 379
Black or African American 419 434 257 258 110 128
American Indian or Alaska Native 79 61 54 54 41 24
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 16
Asian 347 308 127 144 36 33
Two or More Races 127 196 55 108 36 53
Hispanic or Latino 357 360 287 298 145 151
EDUCATION            
< High School 342 427 264 311 131 157
High School Graduate 684 727 443 460 215 236
Some College 711 732 404 414 215 197
College Graduate 1,041 1,042 447 470 205 250
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,164 1,159 667 666 343 349
Part-Time 445 476 225 257 125 121
Unemployed 249 285 175 200 90 117
Other1 768 774 337 356 164 175
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Table 2.45D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.49 0.48 0.35 0.37 0.20 0.21
GENDER            
Male 0.70 0.68 0.58 0.62 0.36 0.38
Female 0.64 0.63 0.39 0.39 0.18 0.18
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.52 0.51 0.37 0.38 0.21 0.22
White 0.57 0.58 0.43 0.44 0.25 0.26
Black or African American 1.29 1.44 0.99 1.02 0.47 0.56
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.92 4.99 4.51 4.45 3.49 2.31
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 1.99
Asian 2.62 2.36 1.33 1.42 0.38 0.34
Two or More Races 3.79 4.42 2.19 3.71 1.38 1.95
Hispanic or Latino 1.32 1.30 1.06 1.08 0.54 0.55
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.03 1.23 0.86 1.00 0.48 0.53
High School Graduate 0.81 0.85 0.68 0.68 0.36 0.40
Some College 0.85 0.90 0.69 0.71 0.41 0.38
College Graduate 0.84 0.80 0.64 0.66 0.32 0.38
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.61 0.60 0.52 0.53 0.31 0.32
Part-Time 1.25 1.26 0.89 1.03 0.52 0.50
Unemployed 1.97 2.06 1.70 1.80 0.96 1.18
Other1 0.89 0.90 0.51 0.53 0.26 0.28
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Table 2.45P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4684   0.3716   0.1315  
GENDER            
Male 0.8363   0.4183   0.2610  
Female 0.1938   0.6652   0.2530  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2483   0.2829   0.1183  
White 0.2549   0.8055   0.1228  
Black or African American 0.4546   0.2119   0.3767  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7142   0.2031   0.4198  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.3425   0.5808   0.7316  
Two or More Races 0.0855   0.0268   0.3174  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4704   0.8862   0.8378  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.1662   0.6522   0.2217  
High School Graduate 0.1922   0.1136   0.0906  
Some College 0.6357   0.7175   0.6770  
College Graduate 0.8741   0.9327   0.4984  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.4826   0.6309   0.3216  
Part-Time 0.5987   0.1253   0.8678  
Unemployed 0.4723   0.9886   0.0521  
Other1 0.9663   0.9569   0.5265  
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Table 2.46C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 1,006 1,004 736 792 423 448
GENDER            
Male 678 666 568 621 355 382
Female 677 682 443 426 207 202
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 909 911 673 697 387 408
White 1,468 1,516 751 774 385 398
Black or African American 456 463 275 275 113 131
American Indian or Alaska Native 83 66 57 59 43 25
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 18
Asian 372 329 141 156 39 41
Two or More Races 134 200 61 111 38 54
Hispanic or Latino 376 376 298 318 152 163
EDUCATION            
< High School 365 434 282 319 139 161
High School Graduate 711 745 468 484 225 246
Some College 781 773 463 455 247 221
College Graduate 1,070 1,073 474 496 215 259
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,210 1,190 701 693 356 365
Part-Time 479 505 256 290 138 138
Unemployed 264 300 188 208 95 121
Other1 787 782 363 376 179 184
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Table 2.46D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.43 0.43 0.32 0.34 0.18 0.19
GENDER            
Male 0.61 0.59 0.51 0.55 0.32 0.34
Female 0.56 0.56 0.37 0.35 0.17 0.17
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.45 0.34 0.35 0.20 0.20
White 0.51 0.52 0.39 0.40 0.23 0.24
Black or African American 1.10 1.20 0.84 0.86 0.40 0.46
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.19 4.33 3.88 3.87 3.01 1.89
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 1.82
Asian 2.27 2.07 1.21 1.29 0.35 0.36
Two or More Races 3.10 3.49 1.94 3.00 1.16 1.57
Hispanic or Latino 1.11 1.08 0.88 0.91 0.45 0.47
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.90 1.06 0.75 0.87 0.42 0.46
High School Graduate 0.69 0.72 0.59 0.59 0.31 0.35
Some College 0.70 0.76 0.60 0.62 0.37 0.34
College Graduate 0.79 0.75 0.62 0.63 0.30 0.36
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.55 0.54 0.48 0.49 0.29 0.29
Part-Time 0.93 0.94 0.72 0.81 0.41 0.40
Unemployed 1.39 1.49 1.22 1.30 0.69 0.85
Other1 0.81 0.81 0.48 0.50 0.25 0.26
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Table 2.46P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes students, persons keeping house or caring for children full time, retired or disabled persons, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5585   0.4576   0.0811  
GENDER            
Male 0.7870   0.5118   0.1577  
Female 0.2476   0.7090   0.2774  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3549   0.3326   0.0626  
White 0.3413   0.9444   0.0893  
Black or African American 0.4097   0.2316   0.2640  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6830   0.1796   0.3742  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.2870   0.4625   0.7931  
Two or More Races 0.1125   0.0199   0.2187  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5920   0.7996   0.8652  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.2589   0.8954   0.4244  
High School Graduate 0.2394   0.1990   0.0657  
Some College 0.3618   0.6610   0.9325  
College Graduate 0.7160   0.6995   0.3243  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.4768   0.5500   0.1420  
Part-Time 0.8881   0.2030   0.9838  
Unemployed 0.6781   0.4875   0.0927  
Other1 0.8738   0.9373   0.7563  
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Table 2.47C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 926 939 900 933 846 882
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 398 376 394 350 364 330
New England 191 157 190 171 171 167
Middle Atlantic 347 340 346 304 321 283
Midwest 308 345 355 382 345 365
East North Central 260 251 293 317 288 299
West North Central 165 237 199 219 192 216
South 552 592 558 586 522 570
South Atlantic 429 445 430 432 394 434
East South Central 198 203 218 204 221 195
West South Central 280 316 269 312 259 290
West 524 518 456 483 425 435
Mountain 220 216 212 217 207 209
Pacific 471 468 397 432 362 379
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,579 1,510 859 833 765 751
Small Metro 1,238 1,279 623 678 556 609
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,015 1,036 488 529 443 481
< 250K Pop. 776 813 420 459 367 411
Nonmetro 814 878 486 555 445 515
Urbanized 527 598 298 356 275 321
Less Urbanized 674 626 381 388 349 366
Completely Rural 287 390 156 223 148 208
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Table 2.47D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.36 0.36 0.35 0.36 0.33 0.34
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.85 0.80 0.84 0.74 0.78 0.70
New England 1.55 1.26 1.55 1.38 1.39 1.34
Middle Atlantic 1.00 0.98 1.00 0.88 0.93 0.81
Midwest 0.55 0.62 0.64 0.68 0.62 0.65
East North Central 0.67 0.65 0.76 0.82 0.74 0.77
West North Central 0.97 1.38 1.17 1.28 1.13 1.26
South 0.58 0.61 0.59 0.61 0.55 0.59
South Atlantic 0.85 0.87 0.86 0.85 0.79 0.85
East South Central 1.29 1.32 1.42 1.32 1.44 1.27
West South Central 0.94 1.05 0.91 1.04 0.87 0.96
West 0.88 0.86 0.76 0.80 0.71 0.72
Mountain 1.21 1.17 1.17 1.18 1.14 1.13
Pacific 1.13 1.11 0.95 1.02 0.87 0.90
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.54 0.53 0.49 0.49 0.46 0.46
Small Metro 0.58 0.58 0.58 0.63 0.56 0.61
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.74 0.72 0.74 0.76 0.71 0.76
< 250K Pop. 0.92 1.02 1.01 1.09 0.94 1.02
Nonmetro 0.77 0.76 0.82 0.82 0.78 0.81
Urbanized 1.25 1.08 1.28 1.25 1.20 1.23
Less Urbanized 1.04 1.16 1.24 1.17 1.18 1.18
Completely Rural 1.99 2.43 2.14 2.36 2.12 2.21
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Table 2.47P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.1528   0.8801   0.6014  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.3470   0.1662   0.5850  
New England 0.6587   0.8872   0.7075  
Middle Atlantic 0.1825   0.0894   0.4000  
Midwest 0.4573   0.4762   0.3337  
East North Central 0.8371   0.2387   0.1254  
West North Central 0.3427   0.6598   0.6127  
South 0.2615   0.9870   0.9410  
South Atlantic 0.8569   0.9159   0.7200  
East South Central 0.2304   0.8415   0.9332  
West South Central 0.2943   0.9698   0.5290  
West 0.8697   0.3823   0.4321  
Mountain 0.1841   0.0713   0.1325  
Pacific 0.4401   0.9191   0.9187  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0527   0.1908   0.4267  
Small Metro 0.9445   0.2004   0.3364  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5248   0.9614   0.9888  
< 250K Pop. 0.2654   0.0363   0.0987  
Nonmetro 0.7576   0.1853   0.1113  
Urbanized 0.2045   0.4766   0.5597  
Less Urbanized 0.2479   0.2116   0.0692  
Completely Rural 0.4957   0.9345   0.9937  
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Table 2.48C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 99 89 85 80 68 61
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 40 34 37 30 28 21
New England 17 16 17 14 14 10
Middle Atlantic 36 30 32 26 24 19
Midwest 37 36 33 31 28 24
East North Central 31 27 27 24 22 19
West North Central 21 23 19 20 17 16
South 60 59 51 54 40 44
South Atlantic 42 45 37 40 30 32
East South Central 21 24 18 22 15 16
West South Central 36 36 30 30 23 24
West 53 49 45 40 33 29
Mountain 25 26 22 20 17 14
Pacific 46 41 39 34 29 24
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 84 86 70 66 53 48
Small Metro 67 61 57 50 43 34
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 56 46 48 36 35 25
< 250K Pop. 39 40 32 34 25 22
Nonmetro 51 50 37 41 29 30
Urbanized 33 36 25 26 18 17
Less Urbanized 39 38 28 33 23 24
Completely Rural 16 16 13 14 10 10
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Table 2.48D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.40 0.36 0.34 0.32 0.27 0.25
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.93 0.81 0.86 0.71 0.67 0.50
New England 1.57 1.49 1.54 1.30 1.29 0.89
Middle Atlantic 1.12 0.97 1.01 0.84 0.77 0.59
Midwest 0.68 0.66 0.60 0.57 0.51 0.44
East North Central 0.81 0.71 0.70 0.63 0.58 0.49
West North Central 1.26 1.41 1.18 1.24 1.02 0.96
South 0.65 0.64 0.55 0.59 0.43 0.47
South Atlantic 0.91 0.96 0.80 0.87 0.65 0.69
East South Central 1.42 1.60 1.22 1.51 1.01 1.09
West South Central 1.15 1.11 0.94 0.95 0.71 0.75
West 0.88 0.82 0.75 0.66 0.55 0.48
Mountain 1.38 1.39 1.20 1.05 0.90 0.75
Pacific 1.11 0.99 0.95 0.82 0.69 0.59
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.53 0.51 0.46 0.43 0.37 0.33
Small Metro 0.68 0.64 0.63 0.55 0.49 0.41
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.83 0.71 0.76 0.58 0.58 0.44
< 250K Pop. 1.23 1.24 1.12 1.13 0.87 0.86
Nonmetro 0.97 0.96 0.79 0.87 0.70 0.70
Urbanized 1.34 1.30 1.09 1.05 0.93 0.82
Less Urbanized 1.55 1.68 1.30 1.60 1.10 1.19
Completely Rural 3.05 2.89 2.46 2.66 2.25 2.12
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Table 2.48P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0018   0.0007   0.0003  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0816   0.0356   0.0015  
New England 0.0467   0.0456   0.0392  
Middle Atlantic 0.3388   0.1722   0.0118  
Midwest 0.1566   0.1649   0.3387  
East North Central 0.2267   0.5077   0.7775  
West North Central 0.4299   0.1701   0.2646  
South 0.2352   0.2389   0.2030  
South Atlantic 0.4822   0.2140   0.4386  
East South Central 0.7023   0.8302   0.3844  
West South Central 0.3893   0.7868   0.4909  
West 0.0245   0.0116   0.0127  
Mountain 0.9288   0.5031   0.1030  
Pacific 0.0072   0.0104   0.0489  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0266   0.0065   0.0187  
Small Metro 0.0477   0.0397   0.0034  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0505   0.0135   0.0126  
< 250K Pop. 0.5368   0.8614   0.1221  
Nonmetro 0.2576   0.5037   0.3893  
Urbanized 0.1744   0.0264   0.1285  
Less Urbanized 0.8620   0.3549   0.7531  
Completely Rural 0.7075   0.9000   0.6436  
130320
Table 2.49C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 160 164 171 163 167 164
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 66 60 67 63 67 65
New England 31 34 28 32 31 31
Middle Atlantic 59 50 61 54 59 55
Midwest 57 61 71 66 71 69
East North Central 46 49 60 53 58 52
West North Central 32 34 36 39 40 44
South 102 103 109 98 103 95
South Atlantic 74 80 79 70 79 69
East South Central 37 33 45 39 46 38
West South Central 57 54 61 60 49 60
West 86 93 92 94 92 87
Mountain 38 41 40 43 40 39
Pacific 78 84 83 83 82 78
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 292 282 227 233 192 194
Small Metro 266 257 205 194 156 155
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 163 171 123 126 106 99
< 250K Pop. 214 194 165 148 116 121
Nonmetro 131 123 109 104 95 92
Urbanized 95 87 79 74 70 65
Less Urbanized 90 87 72 72 63 63
Completely Rural 39 36 35 31 32 29
130320
Table 2.49D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.47 0.48 0.50 0.47 0.49 0.47
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.09 0.98 1.09 1.02 1.09 1.05
New England 1.90 2.11 1.73 1.95 1.92 1.92
Middle Atlantic 1.30 1.10 1.34 1.19 1.31 1.22
Midwest 0.78 0.82 0.96 0.90 0.96 0.94
East North Central 0.91 0.96 1.18 1.04 1.15 1.03
West North Central 1.42 1.48 1.59 1.69 1.75 1.93
South 0.81 0.81 0.87 0.77 0.82 0.74
South Atlantic 1.15 1.23 1.22 1.08 1.22 1.05
East South Central 1.86 1.66 2.25 1.93 2.28 1.90
West South Central 1.37 1.29 1.46 1.42 1.18 1.43
West 1.05 1.12 1.12 1.13 1.12 1.04
Mountain 1.53 1.66 1.63 1.73 1.61 1.57
Pacific 1.35 1.44 1.43 1.42 1.43 1.33
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.65 0.69 0.69 0.68 0.68 0.67
Small Metro 0.80 0.75 0.86 0.77 0.85 0.79
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.96 0.93 1.06 0.94 1.05 0.96
< 250K Pop. 1.34 1.30 1.37 1.34 1.37 1.39
Nonmetro 0.99 1.07 1.13 1.16 1.14 1.15
Urbanized 1.41 1.53 1.83 1.56 1.78 1.59
Less Urbanized 1.49 1.68 1.47 1.90 1.54 1.91
Completely Rural 3.59 2.69 3.79 3.04 4.44 3.52
130320
Table 2.49P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0109   0.0791   0.0433  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4873   0.5550   0.4920  
New England 0.2449   0.1560   0.0592  
Middle Atlantic 0.8852   0.9615   0.8782  
Midwest 0.3131   0.6872   0.4168  
East North Central 0.3729   0.8718   0.7464  
West North Central 0.6020   0.6344   0.3688  
South 0.1624   0.4932   0.5692  
South Atlantic 0.1404   0.8117   0.8097  
East South Central 0.0424   0.0628   0.1276  
West South Central 0.4292   0.6021   0.8781  
West 0.0700   0.0958   0.0455  
Mountain 0.8758   0.6825   0.9258  
Pacific 0.0512   0.0383   0.0301  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0060   0.0524   0.0703  
Small Metro 0.8895   0.7782   0.3463  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3055   0.6812   0.2463  
< 250K Pop. 0.2077   0.9230   0.9671  
Nonmetro 0.3691   0.8389   0.7565  
Urbanized 0.1398   0.8161   0.7945  
Less Urbanized 0.8372   0.6585   0.5085  
Completely Rural 0.5166   0.7928   0.9053  
130320
Table 2.50C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 877 890 857 882 805 841
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 386 349 376 341 346 318
New England 180 152 175 174 159 165
Middle Atlantic 340 312 334 293 308 272
Midwest 291 321 339 359 332 346
East North Central 246 237 281 302 276 286
West North Central 154 217 188 205 185 201
South 512 556 533 550 505 539
South Atlantic 396 421 403 408 376 409
East South Central 184 183 208 188 211 180
West South Central 261 296 258 296 252 278
West 493 493 425 455 393 422
Mountain 207 202 196 212 191 208
Pacific 443 448 370 403 334 365
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,488 1,418 781 761 698 704
Small Metro 1,134 1,178 545 591 507 550
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 956 976 441 473 410 443
< 250K Pop. 687 714 350 382 323 355
Nonmetro 742 806 429 494 400 468
Urbanized 475 545 256 312 243 288
Less Urbanized 612 565 337 343 313 331
Completely Rural 250 360 133 198 130 190
130320
Table 2.50D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.43 0.44 0.41 0.42
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.06 0.95 1.03 0.93 0.95 0.87
New England 1.87 1.57 1.83 1.80 1.66 1.70
Middle Atlantic 1.26 1.15 1.24 1.08 1.15 1.00
Midwest 0.68 0.74 0.79 0.83 0.77 0.80
East North Central 0.83 0.79 0.94 1.01 0.93 0.96
West North Central 1.18 1.65 1.44 1.56 1.41 1.52
South 0.70 0.75 0.73 0.74 0.69 0.73
South Atlantic 1.01 1.06 1.03 1.03 0.96 1.03
East South Central 1.56 1.54 1.76 1.58 1.79 1.51
West South Central 1.17 1.30 1.16 1.30 1.13 1.22
West 1.08 1.07 0.93 0.98 0.86 0.91
Mountain 1.50 1.44 1.41 1.50 1.38 1.48
Pacific 1.39 1.39 1.16 1.25 1.05 1.13
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.68 0.65 0.61 0.61 0.57 0.58
Small Metro 0.68 0.71 0.71 0.78 0.69 0.76
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.86 0.88 0.90 0.94 0.87 0.94
< 250K Pop. 1.14 1.23 1.24 1.32 1.19 1.24
Nonmetro 0.93 0.93 0.98 0.98 0.94 0.98
Urbanized 1.56 1.39 1.49 1.53 1.46 1.51
Less Urbanized 1.25 1.37 1.50 1.43 1.43 1.43
Completely Rural 2.32 2.83 2.63 2.77 2.60 2.68
130320
Table 2.50P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4125   0.4198   0.2191  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4604   0.2610   0.8383  
New England 0.4290   0.5962   0.3910  
Middle Atlantic 0.1904   0.1053   0.4730  
Midwest 0.6235   0.3483   0.2233  
East North Central 0.9773   0.1958   0.1030  
West North Central 0.3807   0.8038   0.8014  
South 0.3908   0.8225   0.8974  
South Atlantic 0.9116   0.7868   0.6995  
East South Central 0.3693   0.8014   0.7387  
West South Central 0.2378   0.9023   0.5769  
West 0.7648   0.1293   0.1467  
Mountain 0.1638   0.0619   0.0868  
Pacific 0.7700   0.4356   0.4553  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1955   0.4478   0.7720  
Small Metro 0.8924   0.1148   0.1698  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7181   0.7363   0.7020  
< 250K Pop. 0.4256   0.0260   0.0636  
Nonmetro 0.6211   0.1209   0.0715  
Urbanized 0.1038   0.2908   0.4518  
Less Urbanized 0.2208   0.2452   0.0579  
Completely Rural 0.5026   0.8228   0.9006  
130320
Table 2.51C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 897 914 895 921 845 874
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 395 360 393 348 363 326
New England 186 154 187 171 169 166
Middle Atlantic 346 324 347 303 321 280
Midwest 296 329 352 374 343 359
East North Central 250 242 291 313 287 296
West North Central 157 224 196 213 190 211
South 525 572 555 578 521 564
South Atlantic 407 433 427 428 395 430
East South Central 190 193 216 200 218 193
West South Central 268 303 267 310 257 289
West 511 505 451 477 421 431
Mountain 211 205 209 213 205 205
Pacific 461 458 392 427 358 377
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,560 1,488 843 820 753 744
Small Metro 1,220 1,254 611 664 551 601
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,002 1,019 477 519 437 475
< 250K Pop. 758 795 412 448 361 406
Nonmetro 792 865 473 546 437 510
Urbanized 511 585 288 349 270 318
Less Urbanized 654 611 369 378 341 361
Completely Rural 279 382 151 216 144 204
130320
Table 2.51D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.39 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.36 0.37
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.93 0.84 0.92 0.81 0.85 0.76
New England 1.66 1.36 1.67 1.52 1.51 1.46
Middle Atlantic 1.10 1.03 1.10 0.96 1.02 0.88
Midwest 0.59 0.65 0.70 0.74 0.68 0.71
East North Central 0.72 0.69 0.83 0.89 0.82 0.84
West North Central 1.02 1.44 1.28 1.38 1.23 1.36
South 0.61 0.66 0.65 0.66 0.61 0.65
South Atlantic 0.89 0.94 0.94 0.93 0.87 0.93
East South Central 1.37 1.38 1.56 1.44 1.57 1.38
West South Central 1.01 1.12 1.01 1.15 0.97 1.07
West 0.95 0.92 0.84 0.87 0.78 0.79
Mountain 1.29 1.24 1.28 1.29 1.26 1.24
Pacific 1.23 1.21 1.04 1.12 0.96 0.99
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.59 0.57 0.54 0.54 0.51 0.51
Small Metro 0.60 0.62 0.63 0.69 0.62 0.67
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.77 0.77 0.81 0.84 0.78 0.83
< 250K Pop. 0.96 1.07 1.10 1.18 1.02 1.11
Nonmetro 0.83 0.81 0.90 0.89 0.86 0.89
Urbanized 1.35 1.19 1.41 1.38 1.33 1.36
Less Urbanized 1.11 1.23 1.36 1.29 1.29 1.30
Completely Rural 2.15 2.61 2.35 2.54 2.33 2.42
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Table 2.51P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.2124   0.6654   0.4449  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.3988   0.2267   0.7383  
New England 0.5485   0.7685   0.6057  
Middle Atlantic 0.1917   0.1144   0.5005  
Midwest 0.4996   0.4152   0.3077  
East North Central 0.8901   0.2251   0.1259  
West North Central 0.3395   0.7387   0.6651  
South 0.2733   0.9352   0.9915  
South Atlantic 0.8770   0.8315   0.6833  
East South Central 0.2203   0.8504   0.9821  
West South Central 0.3129   0.9873   0.5661  
West 0.9905   0.2692   0.3359  
Mountain 0.1762   0.0549   0.0972  
Pacific 0.5470   0.7540   0.8214  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0807   0.2852   0.5360  
Small Metro 0.9080   0.1499   0.2608  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5862   0.8058   0.8755  
< 250K Pop. 0.2957   0.0353   0.0818  
Nonmetro 0.7230   0.1709   0.1043  
Urbanized 0.1613   0.3738   0.5077  
Less Urbanized 0.2128   0.2664   0.0809  
Completely Rural 0.4440   0.9151   0.9652  
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Table 2.52C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 927 956 859 890 816 839
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 409 386 378 337 344 319
New England 198 161 172 171 154 165
Middle Atlantic 357 351 337 290 305 272
Midwest 332 352 342 354 327 332
East North Central 274 269 281 293 269 273
West North Central 186 225 198 204 192 198
South 560 600 513 554 497 532
South Atlantic 427 449 405 418 384 410
East South Central 208 212 208 191 210 184
West South Central 297 322 260 302 256 271
West 510 518 426 459 403 423
Mountain 227 217 195 214 191 206
Pacific 454 468 376 406 348 368
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,498 1,418 767 743 697 679
Small Metro 1,145 1,194 543 598 490 540
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 935 969 424 467 393 427
< 250K Pop. 737 753 364 405 323 362
Nonmetro 764 837 441 499 421 467
Urbanized 492 573 277 315 266 290
Less Urbanized 641 596 337 343 313 327
Completely Rural 274 357 144 196 136 179
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Table 2.52D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.36 0.37 0.33 0.34 0.32 0.32
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.87 0.82 0.81 0.71 0.73 0.68
New England 1.61 1.29 1.39 1.38 1.25 1.33
Middle Atlantic 1.03 1.01 0.97 0.83 0.88 0.78
Midwest 0.60 0.63 0.61 0.63 0.59 0.59
East North Central 0.71 0.69 0.73 0.75 0.69 0.70
West North Central 1.09 1.32 1.17 1.19 1.13 1.16
South 0.59 0.62 0.54 0.57 0.52 0.55
South Atlantic 0.85 0.88 0.81 0.82 0.76 0.81
East South Central 1.36 1.38 1.36 1.24 1.37 1.20
West South Central 1.00 1.07 0.88 1.00 0.86 0.90
West 0.85 0.85 0.71 0.76 0.67 0.70
Mountain 1.25 1.18 1.07 1.16 1.05 1.12
Pacific 1.09 1.11 0.90 0.96 0.84 0.87
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.54 0.53 0.48 0.47 0.44 0.43
Small Metro 0.58 0.61 0.55 0.61 0.53 0.58
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.76 0.75 0.69 0.73 0.67 0.71
< 250K Pop. 0.95 1.06 0.94 1.05 0.90 0.97
Nonmetro 0.77 0.83 0.78 0.80 0.78 0.79
Urbanized 1.23 1.16 1.17 1.21 1.17 1.21
Less Urbanized 1.06 1.26 1.20 1.16 1.16 1.15
Completely Rural 1.99 2.76 2.16 2.34 2.16 2.14
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Table 2.52P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0847   0.9761   0.8854  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.3856   0.1120   0.2045  
New England 0.4930   0.6772   0.7082  
Middle Atlantic 0.1713   0.0399   0.0988  
Midwest 0.1464   0.6370   0.5308  
East North Central 0.6237   0.2163   0.2612  
West North Central 0.0707   0.3560   0.6200  
South 0.2739   0.9452   0.8705  
South Atlantic 0.9688   0.5318   0.5566  
East South Central 0.4008   0.8589   0.8380  
West South Central 0.1342   0.3620   0.1703  
West 0.7441   0.3420   0.2958  
Mountain 0.1376   0.0783   0.1092  
Pacific 0.2897   0.8600   0.7482  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0469   0.3617   0.4792  
Small Metro 0.7467   0.3930   0.5813  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6498   0.9960   0.8391  
< 250K Pop. 0.9168   0.1505   0.2102  
Nonmetro 0.9093   0.4921   0.3714  
Urbanized 0.2217   0.7740   0.8171  
Less Urbanized 0.2990   0.4375   0.1840  
Completely Rural 0.9609   0.9741   0.6725  
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Table 2.53C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 92 84 77 72 60 55
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 38 30 33 26 25 16
New England 17 14 16 11 13 7
Middle Atlantic 34 27 28 23 21 15
Midwest 35 35 29 28 26 22
East North Central 29 26 24 23 20 18
West North Central 21 23 17 18 15 13
South 57 56 46 49 34 39
South Atlantic 41 43 34 38 25 30
East South Central 20 22 16 19 14 13
West South Central 33 32 27 26 20 21
West 48 46 40 38 30 26
Mountain 22 23 18 17 14 12
Pacific 43 39 36 33 27 23
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 75 76 60 59 46 42
Small Metro 62 55 49 44 36 30
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 52 41 42 33 30 22
< 250K Pop. 36 37 26 29 21 20
Nonmetro 46 43 34 35 25 26
Urbanized 30 30 23 20 16 14
Less Urbanized 34 31 24 27 19 20
Completely Rural 15 14 12 12 9 9
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Table 2.53D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.37 0.34 0.31 0.29 0.24 0.22
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.90 0.72 0.76 0.60 0.59 0.39
New England 1.53 1.22 1.46 0.98 1.20 0.66
Middle Atlantic 1.08 0.88 0.89 0.74 0.67 0.47
Midwest 0.65 0.65 0.53 0.52 0.47 0.41
East North Central 0.76 0.68 0.64 0.60 0.53 0.48
West North Central 1.30 1.40 1.06 1.08 0.94 0.78
South 0.61 0.61 0.50 0.53 0.36 0.42
South Atlantic 0.89 0.92 0.74 0.82 0.53 0.64
East South Central 1.36 1.50 1.10 1.26 0.94 0.90
West South Central 1.04 0.99 0.84 0.83 0.63 0.65
West 0.81 0.77 0.67 0.63 0.50 0.44
Mountain 1.19 1.24 1.00 0.93 0.75 0.65
Pacific 1.04 0.95 0.87 0.80 0.65 0.56
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.49 0.47 0.41 0.39 0.32 0.29
Small Metro 0.66 0.62 0.55 0.52 0.42 0.38
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.82 0.70 0.69 0.57 0.51 0.41
< 250K Pop. 1.14 1.19 0.88 1.04 0.72 0.76
Nonmetro 0.95 0.86 0.75 0.77 0.62 0.61
Urbanized 1.28 1.16 1.05 0.90 0.87 0.71
Less Urbanized 1.50 1.42 1.19 1.35 0.95 1.06
Completely Rural 3.05 2.71 2.45 2.23 2.06 1.88
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Table 2.53P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0007   0.0012   0.0002  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0141   0.0046   0.0001  
New England 0.0145   0.0154   0.0244  
Middle Atlantic 0.1278   0.0501   0.0017  
Midwest 0.9809   0.7263   0.5458  
East North Central 0.9511   0.1998   0.5147  
West North Central 0.9774   0.2984   0.0794  
South 0.1397   0.3105   0.3754  
South Atlantic 0.9723   0.5229   0.8894  
East South Central 0.2897   0.8674   0.4131  
West South Central 0.0609   0.4135   0.3642  
West 0.0037   0.0026   0.0024  
Mountain 0.7718   0.2226   0.0734  
Pacific 0.0014   0.0053   0.0124  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0527   0.0371   0.0311  
Small Metro 0.0218   0.0784   0.0035  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0347   0.0427   0.0065  
< 250K Pop. 0.3603   0.8881   0.2251  
Nonmetro 0.0547   0.0709   0.1307  
Urbanized 0.0707   0.0007   0.0131  
Less Urbanized 0.6032   0.6439   0.9409  
Completely Rural 0.2124   0.5451   0.8072  
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Table 2.54C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 169 171 173 166 162 161
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 71 63 70 63 65 64
New England 32 33 30 31 28 30
Middle Atlantic 63 53 63 55 59 55
Midwest 66 67 72 72 72 69
East North Central 57 52 62 59 60 55
West North Central 33 39 36 40 40 41
South 103 105 101 95 96 94
South Atlantic 75 80 76 66 75 66
East South Central 36 32 37 38 37 38
West South Central 57 59 54 56 45 56
West 91 98 95 96 90 84
Mountain 39 41 40 43 42 38
Pacific 83 89 85 86 78 75
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 262 263 200 213 173 181
Small Metro 229 225 172 159 134 127
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 148 155 112 107 96 84
< 250K Pop. 177 166 133 121 96 97
Nonmetro 121 117 99 93 86 80
Urbanized 89 80 74 63 64 55
Less Urbanized 83 83 64 65 56 55
Completely Rural 37 34 32 28 30 26
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Table 2.54D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.49 0.49 0.50 0.48 0.47 0.47
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.15 1.02 1.14 1.03 1.06 1.03
New England 2.01 2.06 1.85 1.92 1.72 1.86
Middle Atlantic 1.39 1.17 1.40 1.20 1.31 1.21
Midwest 0.90 0.91 0.98 0.97 0.98 0.94
East North Central 1.12 1.03 1.22 1.16 1.18 1.08
West North Central 1.45 1.69 1.56 1.73 1.77 1.81
South 0.82 0.82 0.80 0.74 0.76 0.74
South Atlantic 1.16 1.23 1.18 1.00 1.16 1.00
East South Central 1.78 1.60 1.82 1.90 1.85 1.89
West South Central 1.37 1.40 1.31 1.33 1.09 1.33
West 1.11 1.18 1.15 1.16 1.09 1.01
Mountain 1.58 1.64 1.62 1.74 1.70 1.53
Pacific 1.44 1.53 1.48 1.47 1.36 1.29
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.70 0.73 0.71 0.72 0.66 0.68
Small Metro 0.82 0.78 0.82 0.74 0.80 0.73
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.01 0.98 1.03 0.93 0.99 0.91
< 250K Pop. 1.35 1.36 1.32 1.22 1.31 1.20
Nonmetro 1.04 1.13 1.21 1.17 1.15 1.15
Urbanized 1.47 1.65 1.88 1.60 1.71 1.56
Less Urbanized 1.58 1.79 1.61 1.93 1.58 1.90
Completely Rural 3.93 2.87 4.64 3.15 4.98 3.23
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Table 2.54P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0327   0.0668   0.0110  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.2754   0.4948   0.4625  
New England 0.5767   0.3064   0.0674  
Middle Atlantic 0.3422   0.7759   1.0000  
Midwest 0.2330   0.3630   0.1374  
East North Central 0.5382   0.6060   0.2880  
West North Central 0.2277   0.3657   0.2870  
South 0.5526   0.6794   0.3607  
South Atlantic 0.6016   0.8253   0.7757  
East South Central 0.0424   0.0523   0.0850  
West South Central 0.4052   0.7581   0.9896  
West 0.1014   0.0864   0.0374  
Mountain 0.9880   0.4995   0.4169  
Pacific 0.0667   0.1121   0.0549  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0443   0.2744   0.1533  
Small Metro 0.4768   0.2318   0.0434  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1324   0.2228   0.0300  
< 250K Pop. 0.4264   0.7186   0.6637  
Nonmetro 0.5657   0.2974   0.2466  
Urbanized 0.1200   0.4018   0.4216  
Less Urbanized 0.6600   0.6583   0.4764  
Completely Rural 0.6847   0.5404   0.6549  
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Table 2.55C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 882 912 811 834 771 796
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 394 362 363 328 329 305
New England 184 156 158 173 145 164
Middle Atlantic 348 326 327 278 294 258
Midwest 313 333 326 325 312 310
East North Central 259 257 268 273 256 256
West North Central 174 212 186 188 184 185
South 526 569 487 516 478 500
South Atlantic 400 425 379 394 367 389
East South Central 195 195 198 176 197 171
West South Central 278 309 252 285 249 256
West 480 492 389 430 368 407
Mountain 214 203 184 207 179 202
Pacific 426 449 339 378 315 352
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,423 1,340 707 677 644 632
Small Metro 1,059 1,109 476 532 444 489
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 882 919 377 425 356 393
< 250K Pop. 664 666 312 340 287 314
Nonmetro 701 773 395 444 382 427
Urbanized 447 528 241 279 236 265
Less Urbanized 586 543 301 305 282 298
Completely Rural 240 331 124 175 122 163
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Table 2.55D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.44 0.45 0.41 0.42 0.39 0.40
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.08 0.98 1.00 0.89 0.90 0.83
New England 1.92 1.61 1.65 1.78 1.50 1.69
Middle Atlantic 1.30 1.20 1.22 1.03 1.09 0.95
Midwest 0.73 0.77 0.76 0.75 0.73 0.72
East North Central 0.87 0.86 0.90 0.91 0.86 0.86
West North Central 1.33 1.61 1.43 1.42 1.41 1.40
South 0.72 0.77 0.66 0.69 0.65 0.67
South Atlantic 1.02 1.07 0.97 0.99 0.94 0.98
East South Central 1.65 1.64 1.67 1.48 1.67 1.44
West South Central 1.24 1.36 1.13 1.25 1.11 1.13
West 1.05 1.06 0.85 0.93 0.81 0.88
Mountain 1.55 1.45 1.33 1.47 1.29 1.43
Pacific 1.34 1.39 1.07 1.17 0.99 1.09
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.68 0.66 0.59 0.57 0.54 0.54
Small Metro 0.71 0.75 0.67 0.75 0.65 0.71
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.90 0.91 0.83 0.90 0.81 0.88
< 250K Pop. 1.20 1.28 1.16 1.27 1.12 1.20
Nonmetro 0.94 1.03 0.94 0.95 0.94 0.95
Urbanized 1.55 1.49 1.39 1.46 1.44 1.48
Less Urbanized 1.26 1.51 1.45 1.39 1.39 1.38
Completely Rural 2.27 3.10 2.62 2.75 2.64 2.57
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Table 2.55P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.2438   0.4851   0.3516  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5767   0.2057   0.3582  
New England 0.3388   0.4306   0.3974  
Middle Atlantic 0.2405   0.0593   0.1305  
Midwest 0.1803   0.5092   0.3177  
East North Central 0.6619   0.1932   0.1841  
West North Central 0.0799   0.4715   0.8759  
South 0.3506   0.8077   0.9512  
South Atlantic 0.9152   0.4977   0.5006  
East South Central 0.6440   0.5477   0.5245  
West South Central 0.1194   0.3458   0.1766  
West 0.8560   0.0876   0.0744  
Mountain 0.1137   0.0385   0.0552  
Pacific 0.5921   0.4002   0.3307  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1393   0.5758   0.7733  
Small Metro 0.8859   0.1977   0.2500  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9515   0.6846   0.7210  
< 250K Pop. 0.8552   0.1083   0.1388  
Nonmetro 0.7641   0.2574   0.2036  
Urbanized 0.1124   0.3843   0.5382  
Less Urbanized 0.2455   0.4549   0.1490  
Completely Rural 0.9765   0.8260   0.8130  
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Table 2.56C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 904 931 853 880 814 832
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 406 372 376 336 341 316
New England 193 159 168 172 152 164
Middle Atlantic 357 336 337 288 304 270
Midwest 322 342 341 349 327 328
East North Central 265 265 279 290 268 270
West North Central 178 217 198 200 192 195
South 538 581 509 543 499 526
South Atlantic 407 436 402 411 388 407
East South Central 200 203 205 188 207 183
West South Central 287 312 258 298 254 269
West 498 503 422 454 399 420
Mountain 219 206 192 210 189 202
Pacific 445 458 372 403 345 366
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,486 1,399 757 734 689 673
Small Metro 1,130 1,175 534 588 486 534
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 925 955 415 460 388 423
< 250K Pop. 721 737 358 396 318 358
Nonmetro 746 826 430 491 414 463
Urbanized 478 563 268 311 262 288
Less Urbanized 625 584 327 337 305 323
Completely Rural 267 351 140 191 134 176
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Table 2.56D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.39 0.40 0.37 0.37 0.35 0.35
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.95 0.87 0.88 0.78 0.80 0.74
New England 1.72 1.41 1.50 1.52 1.36 1.45
Middle Atlantic 1.14 1.06 1.07 0.91 0.97 0.85
Midwest 0.64 0.68 0.68 0.69 0.65 0.65
East North Central 0.76 0.76 0.80 0.83 0.77 0.77
West North Central 1.16 1.40 1.29 1.29 1.25 1.26
South 0.63 0.67 0.59 0.62 0.58 0.60
South Atlantic 0.89 0.94 0.88 0.89 0.85 0.88
East South Central 1.45 1.46 1.48 1.35 1.50 1.32
West South Central 1.08 1.16 0.97 1.11 0.96 1.00
West 0.93 0.92 0.78 0.83 0.74 0.77
Mountain 1.34 1.25 1.18 1.27 1.16 1.22
Pacific 1.19 1.20 0.99 1.06 0.92 0.96
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.59 0.57 0.52 0.51 0.49 0.47
Small Metro 0.62 0.65 0.61 0.66 0.59 0.63
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.80 0.80 0.76 0.80 0.75 0.78
< 250K Pop. 1.01 1.11 1.01 1.14 0.98 1.06
Nonmetro 0.83 0.90 0.86 0.87 0.86 0.87
Urbanized 1.34 1.27 1.29 1.33 1.30 1.33
Less Urbanized 1.13 1.35 1.31 1.27 1.27 1.26
Completely Rural 2.14 2.90 2.37 2.53 2.36 2.32
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Table 2.56P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.1253   0.7799   0.7093  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4680   0.1689   0.2960  
New England 0.3852   0.5474   0.6008  
Middle Atlantic 0.1915   0.0556   0.1404  
Midwest 0.1233   0.6665   0.5150  
East North Central 0.5835   0.2586   0.2883  
West North Central 0.0532   0.3927   0.7089  
South 0.3039   0.8819   0.9078  
South Atlantic 0.9949   0.4953   0.5575  
East South Central 0.4295   0.8505   0.7953  
West South Central 0.1723   0.3960   0.1902  
West 0.9022   0.2206   0.2068  
Mountain 0.1224   0.0565   0.0808  
Pacific 0.3949   0.6753   0.6215  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0671   0.4624   0.5791  
Small Metro 0.7912   0.3323   0.4856  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7371   0.8802   0.9585  
< 250K Pop. 0.9817   0.1522   0.1939  
Nonmetro 0.8228   0.4119   0.3320  
Urbanized 0.1703   0.5979   0.7157  
Less Urbanized 0.2786   0.4821   0.1973  
Completely Rural 0.9136   0.9761   0.6894  
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Table 2.57C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 752 705 326 325 278 298
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 244 235 93 91 80 77
New England 135 114 47 28 38 23
Middle Atlantic 202 207 81 87 70 74
Midwest 279 308 165 156 150 151
East North Central 221 243 139 129 127 122
West North Central 159 191 92 86 82 84
South 495 460 208 228 175 205
South Atlantic 372 344 149 146 128 133
East South Central 179 177 93 104 80 97
West South Central 245 260 118 137 94 123
West 404 361 143 152 124 139
Mountain 191 185 77 93 72 88
Pacific 353 321 120 120 101 106
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 638 611 214 223 174 195
Small Metro 515 473 216 189 190 168
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 402 363 168 138 146 125
< 250K Pop. 315 316 129 129 118 114
Nonmetro 367 423 152 190 126 178
Urbanized 219 237 102 107 65 99
Less Urbanized 286 317 105 139 99 128
Completely Rural 138 175 52 87 50 83
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Table 2.57D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.29 0.27 0.13 0.13 0.11 0.11
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.52 0.50 0.20 0.19 0.17 0.16
New England 1.09 0.91 0.38 0.23 0.31 0.19
Middle Atlantic 0.59 0.59 0.23 0.25 0.20 0.21
Midwest 0.50 0.55 0.30 0.28 0.27 0.27
East North Central 0.57 0.63 0.36 0.33 0.33 0.32
West North Central 0.94 1.12 0.54 0.50 0.48 0.49
South 0.52 0.48 0.22 0.24 0.18 0.21
South Atlantic 0.74 0.68 0.30 0.29 0.26 0.26
East South Central 1.17 1.15 0.61 0.67 0.52 0.63
West South Central 0.82 0.86 0.40 0.46 0.32 0.41
West 0.67 0.60 0.24 0.25 0.21 0.23
Mountain 1.05 1.00 0.42 0.50 0.39 0.48
Pacific 0.85 0.76 0.29 0.28 0.24 0.25
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.40 0.38 0.15 0.15 0.12 0.14
Small Metro 0.51 0.45 0.25 0.22 0.22 0.20
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.61 0.54 0.30 0.25 0.26 0.23
< 250K Pop. 0.86 0.85 0.43 0.45 0.41 0.41
Nonmetro 0.68 0.75 0.34 0.41 0.30 0.39
Urbanized 1.07 1.00 0.54 0.53 0.39 0.50
Less Urbanized 0.99 1.19 0.51 0.65 0.48 0.59
Completely Rural 2.23 2.15 1.00 1.45 0.99 1.42
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Table 2.57P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4376   0.6922   0.0804  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9344   0.8569   0.5774  
New England 0.9275   0.0736   0.2172  
Middle Atlantic 0.9664   0.5109   0.2474  
Midwest 0.3553   0.5626   0.7537  
East North Central 0.3897   0.4946   0.9406  
West North Central 0.6954   0.9861   0.6588  
South 0.2435   0.4493   0.0957  
South Atlantic 0.5507   0.8396   0.8868  
East South Central 0.6321   0.5000   0.2432  
West South Central 0.3256   0.2892   0.0656  
West 0.5002   0.6446   0.4356  
Mountain 0.6452   0.3638   0.3053  
Pacific 0.3096   0.9587   0.8220  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1031   0.7369   0.5103  
Small Metro 0.4616   0.3756   0.7872  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3067   0.1861   0.4808  
< 250K Pop. 0.8856   0.8092   0.6711  
Nonmetro 0.0525   0.0259   0.0035  
Urbanized 0.3560   0.1436   0.0017  
Less Urbanized 0.1901   0.2076   0.2138  
Completely Rural 0.1050   0.1910   0.2962  
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Table 2.58C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 56 53 46 42 30 31
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 24 16 20 14 14 9
New England 9 7 7 6 4 4
Middle Atlantic 23 15 18 13 14 9
Midwest 25 21 21 17 15 12
East North Central 19 16 16 12 12 9
West North Central 16 13 13 11 8 8
South 36 39 30 30 18 24
South Atlantic 27 27 22 21 13 17
East South Central 15 17 12 13 9 11
West South Central 19 22 16 17 10 13
West 24 24 20 18 12 12
Mountain 11 11 9 9 6 7
Pacific 21 21 18 15 11 9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 38 38 30 28 19 19
Small Metro 34 32 28 24 19 17
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 25 24 22 18 12 14
< 250K Pop. 21 21 18 15 15 11
Nonmetro 32 30 23 22 15 18
Urbanized 18 16 14 12 8 9
Less Urbanized 25 24 17 19 12 15
Completely Rural 11 12 9 8 6 6
130320
Table 2.58D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.22 0.21 0.19 0.17 0.12 0.12
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.57 0.38 0.46 0.33 0.34 0.22
New England 0.81 0.63 0.65 0.54 0.38 0.34
Middle Atlantic 0.72 0.47 0.58 0.40 0.44 0.28
Midwest 0.45 0.39 0.38 0.31 0.27 0.22
East North Central 0.50 0.43 0.43 0.33 0.32 0.24
West North Central 0.95 0.81 0.78 0.67 0.52 0.46
South 0.39 0.41 0.32 0.32 0.20 0.25
South Atlantic 0.58 0.58 0.47 0.46 0.28 0.37
East South Central 1.00 1.16 0.84 0.89 0.59 0.73
West South Central 0.60 0.70 0.50 0.53 0.31 0.40
West 0.39 0.40 0.33 0.30 0.20 0.20
Mountain 0.59 0.60 0.51 0.50 0.31 0.40
Pacific 0.50 0.52 0.42 0.37 0.26 0.22
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.27 0.26 0.22 0.20 0.14 0.14
Small Metro 0.41 0.40 0.35 0.31 0.24 0.22
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.44 0.43 0.40 0.34 0.22 0.26
< 250K Pop. 0.85 0.80 0.74 0.61 0.61 0.46
Nonmetro 0.73 0.69 0.56 0.55 0.39 0.46
Urbanized 0.92 0.76 0.73 0.61 0.46 0.47
Less Urbanized 1.13 1.26 0.87 1.05 0.65 0.88
Completely Rural 2.52 2.21 2.24 1.70 1.45 1.33
130320
Table 2.58P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.1889   0.0126   0.9810  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0070   0.0070   0.1875  
New England 0.0754   0.1103   0.5457  
Middle Atlantic 0.0296   0.0239   0.2363  
Midwest 0.3140   0.0826   0.9761  
East North Central 0.2524   0.2133   0.9601  
West North Central 0.8439   0.2007   0.9786  
South 0.9775   0.6512   0.4464  
South Atlantic 0.7495   0.8180   0.3969  
East South Central 0.9841   0.5434   0.8522  
West South Central 0.5790   0.9803   0.6236  
West 0.7407   0.3518   0.8767  
Mountain 0.3131   0.4721   0.2225  
Pacific 0.3545   0.5073   0.2582  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0630   0.0366   0.7551  
Small Metro 0.7291   0.0739   0.8602  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4445   0.1215   0.2875  
< 250K Pop. 0.6965   0.3584   0.4296  
Nonmetro 0.9708   0.7407   0.8648  
Urbanized 0.5863   0.4932   0.9951  
Less Urbanized 0.7948   0.8500   0.7074  
Completely Rural 0.4906   0.9724   0.7659  
130320
Table 2.59C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 127 132 93 87 70 70
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 50 54 32 34 22 22
New England 26 24 18 18 12 11
Middle Atlantic 43 48 27 29 19 20
Midwest 54 54 38 40 31 36
East North Central 45 41 32 29 25 26
West North Central 29 34 23 28 19 26
South 80 78 60 54 47 46
South Atlantic 58 59 45 38 35 32
East South Central 31 28 21 23 17 21
West South Central 45 46 33 33 26 24
West 67 76 45 45 31 31
Mountain 32 34 21 23 15 18
Pacific 60 65 41 39 27 26
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 105 115 70 64 50 47
Small Metro 105 109 62 64 44 46
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 79 66 45 43 34 34
< 250K Pop. 70 86 42 45 28 31
Nonmetro 64 65 45 44 34 37
Urbanized 43 43 32 28 21 23
Less Urbanized 45 46 30 32 24 28
Completely Rural 22 22 15 15 13 11
130320
Table 2.59D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.37 0.38 0.27 0.25 0.20 0.20
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.82 0.87 0.53 0.55 0.36 0.36
New England 1.61 1.48 1.13 1.13 0.72 0.65
Middle Atlantic 0.96 1.06 0.59 0.63 0.42 0.44
Midwest 0.73 0.73 0.52 0.54 0.42 0.49
East North Central 0.88 0.80 0.64 0.56 0.50 0.51
West North Central 1.29 1.51 1.00 1.23 0.82 1.13
South 0.64 0.61 0.48 0.43 0.37 0.36
South Atlantic 0.90 0.90 0.70 0.58 0.54 0.50
East South Central 1.53 1.40 1.05 1.13 0.84 1.01
West South Central 1.09 1.08 0.80 0.79 0.62 0.58
West 0.82 0.91 0.55 0.54 0.38 0.38
Mountain 1.29 1.37 0.85 0.92 0.62 0.74
Pacific 1.04 1.11 0.70 0.67 0.47 0.44
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.49 0.53 0.36 0.32 0.26 0.24
Small Metro 0.69 0.63 0.48 0.46 0.37 0.38
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.86 0.73 0.57 0.51 0.46 0.46
< 250K Pop. 1.16 1.11 0.86 0.87 0.63 0.69
Nonmetro 0.96 0.97 0.76 0.76 0.64 0.65
Urbanized 1.42 1.46 1.15 1.03 0.86 0.87
Less Urbanized 1.52 1.44 1.14 1.24 1.00 1.08
Completely Rural 2.92 2.86 2.29 2.76 2.23 2.16
130320
Table 2.59P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.3421   0.2695   0.7737  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7023   0.4711   0.2289  
New England 0.4208   0.8682   1.0000  
Middle Atlantic 0.3728   0.3133   0.1618  
Midwest 0.3083   0.3262   0.7154  
East North Central 0.3833   0.5273   0.6363  
West North Central 0.5775   0.4703   0.9771  
South 0.9345   0.7591   0.7553  
South Atlantic 0.4645   0.7374   0.8466  
East South Central 0.2952   0.7686   0.7005  
West South Central 0.9022   0.9234   0.5827  
West 0.1785   0.1428   0.3199  
Mountain 0.8969   1.0000   0.8518  
Pacific 0.1060   0.0962   0.1857  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4733   0.0342   0.5787  
Small Metro 0.4274   0.4578   0.3430  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0304   0.7807   0.7891  
< 250K Pop. 0.1881   0.4378   0.2579  
Nonmetro 0.6952   0.8293   0.6525  
Urbanized 0.8093   0.7820   0.5398  
Less Urbanized 0.9660   0.6835   0.4887  
Completely Rural 0.3699   0.4130   0.1713  
130320
Table 2.60C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 726 692 305 309 266 286
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 235 223 84 82 76 72
New England 129 114 44 26 36 20
Middle Atlantic 196 193 71 78 66 69
Midwest 273 293 157 144 146 141
East North Central 217 233 135 122 123 117
West North Central 158 185 83 77 79 75
South 470 452 191 219 164 197
South Atlantic 352 346 129 139 117 127
East South Central 176 171 91 102 77 95
West South Central 231 250 114 133 90 120
West 396 352 133 144 120 134
Mountain 187 177 75 89 71 84
Pacific 346 313 109 113 97 102
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 604 570 189 204 161 183
Small Metro 483 440 197 171 179 158
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 385 342 158 124 140 114
< 250K Pop. 293 288 114 117 109 108
Nonmetro 337 398 139 179 119 169
Urbanized 203 223 91 96 59 92
Less Urbanized 260 294 95 132 94 122
Completely Rural 122 160 45 81 44 78
130320
Table 2.60D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.37 0.34 0.15 0.15 0.13 0.14
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.65 0.61 0.23 0.22 0.21 0.19
New England 1.34 1.18 0.45 0.27 0.38 0.21
Middle Atlantic 0.73 0.71 0.27 0.29 0.25 0.25
Midwest 0.64 0.68 0.37 0.33 0.34 0.33
East North Central 0.73 0.78 0.45 0.41 0.41 0.39
West North Central 1.21 1.40 0.63 0.58 0.60 0.57
South 0.64 0.61 0.26 0.30 0.22 0.27
South Atlantic 0.90 0.87 0.33 0.35 0.30 0.32
East South Central 1.49 1.44 0.77 0.85 0.65 0.80
West South Central 1.03 1.10 0.51 0.59 0.40 0.53
West 0.87 0.76 0.29 0.31 0.26 0.29
Mountain 1.35 1.26 0.54 0.63 0.51 0.60
Pacific 1.09 0.97 0.34 0.35 0.30 0.32
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.50 0.47 0.18 0.19 0.15 0.17
Small Metro 0.64 0.58 0.31 0.27 0.28 0.25
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.77 0.68 0.37 0.29 0.33 0.27
< 250K Pop. 1.11 1.10 0.53 0.56 0.52 0.52
Nonmetro 0.83 0.93 0.41 0.51 0.37 0.48
Urbanized 1.32 1.26 0.64 0.64 0.46 0.61
Less Urbanized 1.23 1.48 0.60 0.81 0.58 0.75
Completely Rural 2.77 2.63 1.23 1.75 1.20 1.68
130320
Table 2.60P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5784   0.2728   0.0778  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9473   0.9168   0.6379  
New England 0.8324   0.1249   0.2075  
Middle Atlantic 0.9565   0.3674   0.2809  
Midwest 0.2303   0.8836   0.8133  
East North Central 0.2642   0.6735   0.9818  
West North Central 0.6151   0.6969   0.6347  
South 0.2146   0.3428   0.1171  
South Atlantic 0.4654   0.9275   0.9186  
East South Central 0.7609   0.4046   0.2659  
West South Central 0.2880   0.2873   0.0915  
West 0.6329   0.2726   0.2804  
Mountain 0.6160   0.3004   0.3623  
Pacific 0.4138   0.5304   0.4914  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1506   0.5724   0.3811  
Small Metro 0.5279   0.3885   0.5797  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5291   0.2122   0.3584  
< 250K Pop. 0.8119   0.8603   0.8160  
Nonmetro 0.0592   0.0205   0.0038  
Urbanized 0.3260   0.0851   0.0013  
Less Urbanized 0.2089   0.2680   0.3096  
Completely Rural 0.1459   0.1250   0.1638  
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Table 2.61C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 746 707 319 324 275 298
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 242 234 90 89 78 76
New England 134 113 47 27 38 23
Middle Atlantic 201 206 77 85 68 73
Midwest 274 303 162 154 148 149
East North Central 219 239 138 128 126 122
West North Central 156 190 88 84 80 82
South 491 458 203 229 173 205
South Atlantic 369 344 143 147 126 133
East South Central 180 174 92 105 80 98
West South Central 240 257 118 136 93 123
West 404 363 142 151 124 138
Mountain 192 182 78 93 72 88
Pacific 353 324 119 119 101 105
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 629 607 208 218 171 193
Small Metro 510 466 211 186 187 167
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 397 358 164 136 144 124
< 250K Pop. 312 311 126 127 116 114
Nonmetro 356 416 148 187 125 176
Urbanized 214 233 98 104 64 98
Less Urbanized 276 309 101 137 97 126
Completely Rural 133 170 51 86 49 82
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Table 2.61D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.32 0.30 0.14 0.14 0.12 0.13
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.57 0.55 0.21 0.21 0.18 0.18
New England 1.20 1.00 0.42 0.24 0.34 0.20
Middle Atlantic 0.64 0.65 0.25 0.27 0.22 0.23
Midwest 0.55 0.60 0.32 0.31 0.29 0.30
East North Central 0.63 0.68 0.40 0.37 0.36 0.35
West North Central 1.02 1.23 0.57 0.54 0.52 0.53
South 0.57 0.53 0.24 0.26 0.20 0.24
South Atlantic 0.81 0.74 0.31 0.32 0.28 0.29
East South Central 1.30 1.25 0.67 0.75 0.58 0.70
West South Central 0.90 0.95 0.44 0.51 0.35 0.45
West 0.75 0.66 0.26 0.28 0.23 0.25
Mountain 1.18 1.10 0.48 0.56 0.44 0.53
Pacific 0.94 0.85 0.32 0.31 0.27 0.28
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.44 0.42 0.16 0.17 0.14 0.15
Small Metro 0.56 0.50 0.27 0.24 0.24 0.22
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.67 0.60 0.33 0.27 0.29 0.25
< 250K Pop. 0.95 0.93 0.46 0.49 0.44 0.45
Nonmetro 0.74 0.82 0.37 0.45 0.33 0.42
Urbanized 1.18 1.10 0.58 0.58 0.43 0.55
Less Urbanized 1.08 1.30 0.55 0.71 0.52 0.66
Completely Rural 2.45 2.36 1.11 1.61 1.10 1.57
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Table 2.61P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4758   0.4631   0.0797  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8793   0.7182   0.4335  
New England 0.9785   0.1238   0.2402  
Middle Atlantic 0.8727   0.2461   0.1650  
Midwest 0.3206   0.7019   0.7576  
East North Central 0.3478   0.5834   0.9471  
West North Central 0.6877   0.8883   0.6512  
South 0.2325   0.4108   0.1153  
South Atlantic 0.5562   0.8615   0.9646  
East South Central 0.6283   0.4526   0.2396  
West South Central 0.2944   0.2896   0.0746  
West 0.4757   0.5641   0.4314  
Mountain 0.6043   0.3229   0.3598  
Pacific 0.2782   0.9763   0.7518  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1294   0.9358   0.4858  
Small Metro 0.4411   0.5177   0.7570  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3198   0.2589   0.4072  
< 250K Pop. 0.9635   0.7098   0.6143  
Nonmetro 0.0543   0.0220   0.0037  
Urbanized 0.3375   0.1091   0.0017  
Less Urbanized 0.2081   0.2164   0.2351  
Completely Rural 0.1193   0.1974   0.2901  
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Table 2.62C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 920 882 504 511 373 388
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 393 356 213 214 147 169
New England 210 151 110 96 86 83
Middle Atlantic 327 321 182 191 119 147
Midwest 346 362 184 197 138 143
East North Central 286 293 161 159 113 120
West North Central 193 224 90 127 75 79
South 590 535 322 298 235 241
South Atlantic 461 413 257 233 185 191
East South Central 199 201 112 100 92 79
West South Central 298 298 154 159 108 118
West 503 483 276 290 211 189
Mountain 225 214 150 135 131 87
Pacific 447 432 229 257 163 168
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 985 947 414 426 292 305
Small Metro 779 752 298 310 215 233
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 637 624 235 260 175 197
< 250K Pop. 448 446 180 179 119 126
Nonmetro 464 514 196 202 133 124
Urbanized 283 349 115 143 94 78
Less Urbanized 398 351 144 140 81 92
Completely Rural 141 205 56 41 34 32
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Table 2.62D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.36 0.34 0.20 0.20 0.14 0.15
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.84 0.76 0.46 0.45 0.31 0.36
New England 1.70 1.21 0.90 0.78 0.70 0.67
Middle Atlantic 0.95 0.92 0.53 0.55 0.34 0.42
Midwest 0.62 0.65 0.33 0.35 0.25 0.26
East North Central 0.74 0.75 0.42 0.41 0.29 0.31
West North Central 1.13 1.31 0.53 0.74 0.44 0.46
South 0.62 0.55 0.34 0.31 0.25 0.25
South Atlantic 0.92 0.81 0.51 0.46 0.37 0.38
East South Central 1.30 1.31 0.73 0.65 0.60 0.52
West South Central 1.00 0.99 0.52 0.53 0.36 0.39
West 0.84 0.80 0.46 0.48 0.35 0.31
Mountain 1.24 1.16 0.82 0.73 0.72 0.47
Pacific 1.07 1.03 0.55 0.61 0.39 0.40
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.52 0.50 0.27 0.29 0.21 0.22
Small Metro 0.63 0.58 0.33 0.35 0.24 0.28
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.77 0.71 0.38 0.45 0.29 0.36
< 250K Pop. 1.12 1.04 0.64 0.58 0.42 0.44
Nonmetro 0.75 0.78 0.46 0.42 0.32 0.28
Urbanized 1.08 1.21 0.69 0.71 0.58 0.40
Less Urbanized 1.24 1.06 0.66 0.61 0.39 0.44
Completely Rural 2.05 2.52 1.11 0.78 0.79 0.66
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Table 2.62P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5603   0.5579   0.4289  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.2964   0.3680   0.0249  
New England 0.8291   0.6853   0.2398  
Middle Atlantic 0.2796   0.4200   0.0562  
Midwest 0.5766   0.2651   0.7129  
East North Central 0.5402   0.7719   0.4758  
West North Central 0.9310   0.1369   0.6858  
South 0.5562   0.2016   0.9896  
South Atlantic 0.6654   0.4153   0.8951  
East South Central 0.0183   0.0754   0.2685  
West South Central 0.8296   0.9182   0.5569  
West 0.1129   0.3197   0.6117  
Mountain 0.7203   0.3398   0.5765  
Pacific 0.1052   0.5289   0.8081  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2842   0.9591   0.7623  
Small Metro 0.9729   0.2352   0.2040  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7647   0.4144   0.2898  
< 250K Pop. 0.6159   0.3958   0.5153  
Nonmetro 0.4288   0.9694   0.8899  
Urbanized 0.0717   0.5287   0.5917  
Less Urbanized 0.4550   0.9584   0.4169  
Completely Rural 0.5822   0.0364   0.2698  
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Table 2.63C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 71 63 59 54 41 32
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 30 25 26 22 19 14
New England 13 14 13 13 9 7
Middle Atlantic 27 21 22 18 16 12
Midwest 27 24 22 19 15 12
East North Central 23 19 18 16 14 10
West North Central 15 16 13 12 7 7
South 46 41 39 36 25 22
South Atlantic 31 33 29 29 19 16
East South Central 15 14 12 12 9 10
West South Central 28 22 23 18 13 12
West 36 33 28 27 19 15
Mountain 16 18 14 13 11 8
Pacific 33 27 25 23 16 12
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 57 53 46 42 30 23
Small Metro 44 39 37 29 26 17
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 36 30 30 24 22 15
< 250K Pop. 28 24 23 17 14 9
Nonmetro 27 28 22 25 14 14
Urbanized 17 17 15 15 8 7
Less Urbanized 20 24 16 20 11 11
Completely Rural 11 8 7 7 4 5
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Table 2.63D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.29 0.25 0.24 0.22 0.16 0.13
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.70 0.59 0.60 0.52 0.45 0.32
New England 1.18 1.26 1.18 1.19 0.85 0.65
Middle Atlantic 0.84 0.67 0.68 0.57 0.52 0.37
Midwest 0.49 0.45 0.41 0.36 0.28 0.23
East North Central 0.60 0.50 0.47 0.41 0.36 0.27
West North Central 0.90 0.99 0.82 0.75 0.44 0.42
South 0.49 0.45 0.43 0.39 0.27 0.24
South Atlantic 0.67 0.71 0.63 0.63 0.41 0.35
East South Central 1.00 0.92 0.82 0.84 0.63 0.65
West South Central 0.87 0.69 0.72 0.57 0.41 0.38
West 0.61 0.55 0.47 0.45 0.32 0.25
Mountain 0.88 0.96 0.76 0.70 0.58 0.44
Pacific 0.79 0.66 0.60 0.56 0.39 0.30
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.38 0.36 0.32 0.29 0.22 0.17
Small Metro 0.52 0.45 0.44 0.35 0.31 0.23
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.59 0.49 0.50 0.42 0.38 0.28
< 250K Pop. 1.07 0.89 0.91 0.65 0.55 0.40
Nonmetro 0.63 0.64 0.52 0.58 0.35 0.34
Urbanized 0.87 0.80 0.75 0.72 0.45 0.41
Less Urbanized 0.98 1.17 0.82 1.06 0.57 0.62
Completely Rural 2.31 1.80 1.70 1.57 1.08 1.22
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Table 2.63P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0037   0.0020   0.0000  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0621   0.1081   0.0113  
New England 0.2085   0.2785   0.0810  
Middle Atlantic 0.1471   0.2159   0.0544  
Midwest 0.0730   0.0429   0.0445  
East North Central 0.0785   0.1101   0.0334  
West North Central 0.5401   0.2440   0.7569  
South 0.0765   0.0129   0.0455  
South Atlantic 0.6450   0.1596   0.3436  
East South Central 0.2023   0.3078   0.3883  
West South Central 0.0930   0.0563   0.0813  
West 0.4677   0.8641   0.0489  
Mountain 0.6700   0.8739   0.2586  
Pacific 0.2598   0.7682   0.1129  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0155   0.0148   0.0016  
Small Metro 0.0392   0.0024   0.0006  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0295   0.0038   0.0244  
< 250K Pop. 0.5716   0.2222   0.0056  
Nonmetro 0.9725   0.3670   0.4905  
Urbanized 0.5721   0.7077   0.3769  
Less Urbanized 0.2300   0.1179   0.1587  
Completely Rural 0.0980   0.8273   0.6016  
130320
Table 2.64C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 170 171 139 134 100 93
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 62 70 50 55 34 43
New England 32 36 24 26 16 22
Middle Atlantic 51 60 43 49 30 37
Midwest 59 67 54 54 39 40
East North Central 48 48 45 42 33 33
West North Central 33 44 29 33 21 24
South 114 100 96 80 66 57
South Atlantic 85 75 74 61 52 44
East South Central 38 36 33 26 24 20
West South Central 60 59 47 45 28 35
West 89 90 68 73 54 51
Mountain 45 42 33 37 29 27
Pacific 75 79 59 64 45 44
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 195 201 133 137 91 89
Small Metro 193 181 125 117 72 65
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 110 115 68 72 47 45
< 250K Pop. 157 136 103 88 54 45
Nonmetro 86 82 62 58 37 36
Urbanized 62 59 45 41 26 25
Less Urbanized 58 55 38 40 25 25
Completely Rural 30 24 23 16 12 11
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Table 2.64D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.50 0.49 0.41 0.39 0.29 0.27
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.01 1.13 0.82 0.89 0.55 0.69
New England 2.01 2.22 1.52 1.63 0.97 1.38
Middle Atlantic 1.14 1.33 0.95 1.07 0.66 0.81
Midwest 0.80 0.91 0.74 0.73 0.54 0.54
East North Central 0.95 0.94 0.90 0.83 0.65 0.64
West North Central 1.45 1.92 1.26 1.44 0.93 1.06
South 0.90 0.79 0.76 0.62 0.52 0.44
South Atlantic 1.32 1.15 1.15 0.94 0.80 0.67
East South Central 1.89 1.79 1.65 1.28 1.19 0.99
West South Central 1.45 1.40 1.12 1.07 0.68 0.82
West 1.08 1.08 0.83 0.88 0.66 0.61
Mountain 1.82 1.68 1.34 1.46 1.17 1.09
Pacific 1.31 1.36 1.02 1.10 0.78 0.75
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.66 0.69 0.55 0.53 0.41 0.40
Small Metro 0.92 0.81 0.74 0.71 0.49 0.48
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.03 0.93 0.83 0.85 0.61 0.58
< 250K Pop. 1.61 1.42 1.31 1.17 0.80 0.82
Nonmetro 1.07 1.09 0.95 0.91 0.66 0.64
Urbanized 1.54 1.62 1.43 1.30 1.02 0.92
Less Urbanized 1.52 1.56 1.28 1.42 0.98 1.00
Completely Rural 4.00 3.59 4.00 2.79 2.26 2.11
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Table 2.64P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4852   0.5634   0.7892  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1576   0.0894   0.0522  
New England 0.4484   0.4515   0.2905  
Middle Atlantic 0.0372   0.1304   0.1029  
Midwest 0.6732   0.7067   0.1843  
East North Central 0.3679   0.2875   0.1030  
West North Central 0.7058   0.4760   0.9418  
South 0.4307   0.1106   0.7513  
South Atlantic 0.2997   0.0676   0.3786  
East South Central 0.1025   0.1140   0.4477  
West South Central 0.3599   0.4840   0.2044  
West 0.2463   0.8832   0.6807  
Mountain 0.5775   0.5174   0.9343  
Pacific 0.1025   0.6141   0.6652  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1939   0.2710   1.0000  
Small Metro 0.2968   0.7191   0.5679  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9967   0.5133   0.3537  
< 250K Pop. 0.0736   0.1475   0.7974  
Nonmetro 0.5684   0.7799   0.9083  
Urbanized 0.8636   0.6564   0.7910  
Less Urbanized 0.5962   0.7750   0.9327  
Completely Rural 0.7594   0.6000   0.6923  
130320
Table 2.65C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 889 852 465 481 352 372
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 389 346 201 206 139 164
New England 206 148 102 91 83 80
Middle Atlantic 326 312 173 185 112 143
Midwest 340 347 171 182 127 134
East North Central 280 283 149 150 104 116
West North Central 188 211 84 114 71 68
South 561 508 285 278 223 229
South Atlantic 436 394 220 214 171 182
East South Central 190 194 108 92 89 76
West South Central 281 283 141 147 104 108
West 480 468 260 272 199 181
Mountain 211 213 132 126 114 83
Pacific 430 417 223 242 162 162
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 931 887 379 392 270 289
Small Metro 711 696 254 273 199 221
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 601 597 217 237 170 189
< 250K Pop. 397 386 133 146 101 115
Nonmetro 433 484 181 180 124 116
Urbanized 263 323 101 127 87 71
Less Urbanized 369 327 135 123 76 85
Completely Rural 115 192 44 32 29 28
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Table 2.65D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.45 0.42 0.23 0.24 0.18 0.19
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.07 0.94 0.55 0.56 0.38 0.44
New England 2.14 1.53 1.06 0.93 0.86 0.83
Middle Atlantic 1.21 1.15 0.64 0.68 0.41 0.53
Midwest 0.79 0.80 0.40 0.42 0.30 0.31
East North Central 0.94 0.95 0.50 0.50 0.35 0.39
West North Central 1.44 1.60 0.64 0.87 0.54 0.51
South 0.77 0.68 0.39 0.37 0.30 0.31
South Atlantic 1.11 0.99 0.56 0.54 0.44 0.46
East South Central 1.61 1.63 0.91 0.78 0.75 0.64
West South Central 1.25 1.25 0.63 0.65 0.46 0.48
West 1.05 1.01 0.57 0.59 0.44 0.39
Mountain 1.52 1.51 0.95 0.90 0.82 0.59
Pacific 1.35 1.29 0.70 0.75 0.51 0.50
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.66 0.62 0.34 0.35 0.25 0.27
Small Metro 0.76 0.73 0.38 0.42 0.30 0.35
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.93 0.92 0.47 0.55 0.37 0.45
< 250K Pop. 1.40 1.29 0.67 0.67 0.50 0.55
Nonmetro 0.93 0.97 0.55 0.50 0.39 0.33
Urbanized 1.33 1.50 0.78 0.84 0.68 0.48
Less Urbanized 1.52 1.35 0.83 0.73 0.47 0.54
Completely Rural 2.37 2.85 1.23 0.81 0.89 0.71
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Table 2.65P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.7602   0.2439   0.1815  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.3580   0.4838   0.0333  
New England 0.6730   0.7162   0.2430  
Middle Atlantic 0.4125   0.5494   0.0752  
Midwest 0.4540   0.1217   0.3145  
East North Central 0.3843   0.4416   0.1524  
West North Central 0.9626   0.1161   0.6897  
South 0.7245   0.5570   0.7696  
South Atlantic 0.5185   0.8494   0.6189  
East South Central 0.0441   0.2247   0.3962  
West South Central 0.7799   0.9694   0.6504  
West 0.1482   0.2590   0.7932  
Mountain 0.6071   0.3958   0.5985  
Pacific 0.1668   0.4028   0.9958  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4892   0.5556   0.5478  
Small Metro 0.9302   0.1159   0.0591  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8434   0.1717   0.1144  
< 250K Pop. 0.8848   0.4688   0.3239  
Nonmetro 0.3884   0.8976   0.8458  
Urbanized 0.0506   0.3994   0.6479  
Less Urbanized 0.4139   0.7447   0.5629  
Completely Rural 0.4180   0.0462   0.3026  
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Table 2.66C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 913 880 498 510 369 387
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 395 354 212 213 145 168
New England 211 147 108 95 85 82
Middle Atlantic 329 321 182 190 117 147
Midwest 345 359 183 195 137 142
East North Central 286 293 160 158 112 120
West North Central 190 219 90 125 74 77
South 581 530 317 298 233 240
South Atlantic 456 413 254 232 182 190
East South Central 195 200 110 98 91 79
West South Central 289 292 150 158 108 117
West 496 483 271 288 208 189
Mountain 221 215 147 134 129 87
Pacific 441 433 225 256 162 169
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 970 938 406 423 288 305
Small Metro 770 743 291 306 211 232
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 629 616 229 256 171 196
< 250K Pop. 443 441 176 177 117 126
Nonmetro 456 508 195 198 133 123
Urbanized 278 344 115 140 93 78
Less Urbanized 391 345 141 136 80 90
Completely Rural 135 203 53 38 33 31
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Table 2.66D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.39 0.37 0.21 0.22 0.16 0.16
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.93 0.83 0.50 0.50 0.34 0.39
New England 1.88 1.30 0.96 0.84 0.76 0.72
Middle Atlantic 1.05 1.01 0.58 0.60 0.37 0.46
Midwest 0.69 0.71 0.36 0.39 0.27 0.28
East North Central 0.82 0.83 0.46 0.45 0.32 0.34
West North Central 1.24 1.42 0.58 0.81 0.48 0.50
South 0.68 0.61 0.37 0.34 0.27 0.28
South Atlantic 1.00 0.89 0.56 0.50 0.40 0.41
East South Central 1.41 1.44 0.80 0.70 0.66 0.57
West South Central 1.09 1.09 0.56 0.59 0.41 0.43
West 0.92 0.89 0.50 0.53 0.39 0.35
Mountain 1.35 1.30 0.90 0.81 0.79 0.52
Pacific 1.18 1.14 0.60 0.67 0.43 0.44
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.58 0.55 0.30 0.32 0.23 0.24
Small Metro 0.68 0.63 0.35 0.38 0.26 0.31
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.83 0.78 0.41 0.50 0.32 0.40
< 250K Pop. 1.22 1.14 0.68 0.63 0.45 0.48
Nonmetro 0.83 0.86 0.51 0.46 0.36 0.30
Urbanized 1.18 1.34 0.78 0.77 0.63 0.45
Less Urbanized 1.36 1.18 0.73 0.66 0.43 0.49
Completely Rural 2.24 2.68 1.21 0.82 0.86 0.70
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Table 2.66P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.6700   0.3527   0.2381  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.2520   0.2817   0.0114  
New England 0.7713   0.5890   0.1692  
Middle Atlantic 0.2488   0.3517   0.0337  
Midwest 0.5093   0.1821   0.5821  
East North Central 0.4800   0.6600   0.3623  
West North Central 0.9007   0.0997   0.6992  
South 0.6271   0.3206   0.8540  
South Atlantic 0.6503   0.5057   0.8284  
East South Central 0.0214   0.0938   0.3038  
West South Central 0.9360   0.8703   0.4310  
West 0.1093   0.3088   0.7202  
Mountain 0.6857   0.3427   0.6352  
Pacific 0.1069   0.5110   0.9061  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3668   0.7506   0.5494  
Small Metro 0.9180   0.1205   0.1001  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8468   0.2586   0.1945  
< 250K Pop. 0.6400   0.3114   0.3437  
Nonmetro 0.4622   0.8857   0.8282  
Urbanized 0.0690   0.5056   0.6307  
Less Urbanized 0.3715   0.8687   0.5171  
Completely Rural 0.4882   0.0343   0.2345  
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Table 2.67C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 684 675 984 955 1,006 1,016
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 276 288 383 363 420 407
New England 110 95 152 166 204 182
Middle Atlantic 253 272 350 322 365 363
Midwest 232 244 355 361 381 403
East North Central 188 191 307 285 322 337
West North Central 137 150 192 223 208 226
South 451 453 590 651 603 690
South Atlantic 332 313 473 487 466 543
East South Central 169 177 195 223 226 234
West South Central 235 269 304 342 322 336
West 390 376 566 512 588 533
Mountain 166 166 243 228 263 250
Pacific 352 335 507 458 521 471
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,835 1,765 1,596 1,581 1,393 1,343
Small Metro 1,414 1,435 1,218 1,253 1,040 1,090
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,147 1,164 968 1,043 820 915
< 250K Pop. 897 909 770 757 654 637
Nonmetro 918 986 726 788 595 607
Urbanized 643 681 504 573 412 453
Less Urbanized 742 690 576 524 481 402
Completely Rural 329 427 231 310 184 229
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Table 2.67D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.27 0.26 0.38 0.37 0.39 0.39
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.59 0.61 0.82 0.77 0.89 0.86
New England 0.89 0.76 1.23 1.34 1.65 1.47
Middle Atlantic 0.73 0.78 1.01 0.93 1.06 1.04
Midwest 0.42 0.44 0.64 0.65 0.68 0.72
East North Central 0.49 0.49 0.79 0.73 0.83 0.87
West North Central 0.81 0.88 1.13 1.31 1.23 1.32
South 0.47 0.47 0.62 0.68 0.63 0.72
South Atlantic 0.66 0.62 0.94 0.96 0.93 1.07
East South Central 1.10 1.15 1.27 1.45 1.48 1.52
West South Central 0.79 0.89 1.02 1.14 1.08 1.11
West 0.65 0.62 0.95 0.85 0.98 0.88
Mountain 0.91 0.90 1.34 1.24 1.45 1.36
Pacific 0.84 0.79 1.22 1.09 1.25 1.12
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.38 0.39 0.52 0.52 0.56 0.57
Small Metro 0.48 0.42 0.66 0.61 0.67 0.67
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.61 0.52 0.85 0.77 0.86 0.85
< 250K Pop. 0.74 0.69 1.03 1.01 1.09 1.12
Nonmetro 0.62 0.65 0.85 0.92 0.89 0.85
Urbanized 0.92 0.97 1.19 1.37 1.37 1.34
Less Urbanized 0.88 0.97 1.28 1.30 1.34 1.23
Completely Rural 2.00 2.01 2.32 2.78 2.56 3.11
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Table 2.67P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.7993   0.2667   0.5527  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9791   0.9822   0.5906  
New England 0.5993   0.8886   0.5629  
Middle Atlantic 0.8114   0.9719   0.7557  
Midwest 0.6832   0.5956   0.1285  
East North Central 0.7666   0.7883   0.5129  
West North Central 0.7809   0.6187   0.0987  
South 0.7294   0.4445   0.7390  
South Atlantic 0.2578   0.2262   0.4312  
East South Central 0.7135   0.8023   0.9227  
West South Central 0.3054   0.8408   0.0801  
West 0.7233   0.3965   0.9852  
Mountain 0.6503   0.8002   0.8211  
Pacific 0.5360   0.2807   0.9303  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4292   0.8006   0.3485  
Small Metro 0.2299   0.0681   0.0905  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3645   0.0363   0.0734  
< 250K Pop. 0.4286   0.9923   0.7404  
Nonmetro 0.4224   0.2255   0.1425  
Urbanized 0.3857   0.2580   0.0672  
Less Urbanized 0.5293   0.8990   0.9368  
Completely Rural 0.0543   0.2552   0.4195  
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Table 2.68C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 110 111 107 105 77 78
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 42 44 43 41 39 37
New England 18 19 18 18 14 13
Middle Atlantic 38 40 39 37 36 35
Midwest 41 42 39 37 32 28
East North Central 34 33 31 32 26 24
West North Central 23 25 24 20 19 16
South 67 69 64 67 44 48
South Atlantic 45 52 44 51 30 39
East South Central 24 27 23 25 14 16
West South Central 41 40 37 38 28 26
West 63 60 58 56 41 40
Mountain 28 33 28 30 18 20
Pacific 56 49 51 47 36 35
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 130 120 113 107 69 71
Small Metro 85 79 74 68 47 45
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 74 65 64 55 39 36
< 250K Pop. 44 47 40 41 26 27
Nonmetro 52 59 46 50 29 35
Urbanized 36 41 31 35 21 21
Less Urbanized 38 41 34 33 21 25
Completely Rural 19 19 16 18 10 13
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Table 2.68D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.43 0.42 0.31 0.31
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.98 1.03 1.01 0.97 0.90 0.88
New England 1.64 1.72 1.60 1.60 1.25 1.22
Middle Atlantic 1.19 1.26 1.25 1.19 1.14 1.12
Midwest 0.75 0.77 0.72 0.69 0.58 0.53
East North Central 0.89 0.88 0.82 0.83 0.67 0.63
West North Central 1.42 1.52 1.44 1.23 1.15 0.99
South 0.73 0.74 0.69 0.72 0.47 0.52
South Atlantic 0.97 1.11 0.96 1.11 0.65 0.83
East South Central 1.66 1.80 1.54 1.68 0.97 1.06
West South Central 1.29 1.24 1.18 1.18 0.88 0.82
West 1.05 1.00 0.97 0.94 0.68 0.67
Mountain 1.54 1.77 1.50 1.62 0.96 1.05
Pacific 1.35 1.20 1.23 1.14 0.88 0.85
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.66 0.64 0.63 0.62 0.46 0.46
Small Metro 0.72 0.73 0.68 0.67 0.52 0.49
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.92 0.88 0.86 0.81 0.63 0.58
< 250K Pop. 1.17 1.25 1.12 1.17 0.92 0.94
Nonmetro 0.92 1.03 0.90 0.94 0.68 0.75
Urbanized 1.29 1.44 1.31 1.31 1.00 0.96
Less Urbanized 1.46 1.55 1.38 1.39 1.03 1.27
Completely Rural 3.22 3.38 2.81 3.20 2.30 2.39
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Table 2.68P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0008   0.0128   0.3572  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0023   0.0658   0.1428  
New England 0.2088   0.2285   0.7117  
Middle Atlantic 0.0056   0.1416   0.1555  
Midwest 0.1030   0.1204   0.7294  
East North Central 0.0908   0.1313   0.8664  
West North Central 0.6632   0.5898   0.7296  
South 0.5200   0.8604   0.2462  
South Atlantic 0.6945   0.6468   0.1589  
East South Central 0.5880   0.5180   0.8938  
West South Central 0.0459   0.4295   0.8582  
West 0.0299   0.0119   0.1324  
Mountain 0.9908   0.5552   0.9531  
Pacific 0.0122   0.0098   0.0849  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0038   0.0496   0.3479  
Small Metro 0.0196   0.0435   0.2329  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0307   0.0395   0.1438  
< 250K Pop. 0.3409   0.6403   0.9827  
Nonmetro 0.8511   0.9926   0.2896  
Urbanized 0.5232   0.6140   0.4465  
Less Urbanized 0.3620   0.6685   0.1148  
Completely Rural 0.9273   0.8852   0.1235  
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Table 2.69C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 131 126 157 147 184 170
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 49 46 62 53 74 64
New England 20 17 29 22 34 31
Middle Atlantic 45 43 55 48 66 57
Midwest 47 45 57 50 71 60
East North Central 40 34 47 38 59 48
West North Central 24 28 30 31 40 37
South 83 86 103 98 121 116
South Atlantic 63 64 78 71 93 88
East South Central 27 28 31 31 36 36
West South Central 42 49 52 57 60 65
West 75 71 83 87 95 98
Mountain 40 36 44 39 52 42
Pacific 64 60 72 76 81 88
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 369 355 351 337 300 284
Small Metro 332 299 320 288 279 250
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 212 203 202 195 170 166
< 250K Pop. 258 225 250 218 222 194
Nonmetro 154 142 147 131 118 105
Urbanized 115 103 110 97 84 81
Less Urbanized 102 100 98 92 82 72
Completely Rural 48 40 45 33 39 25
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Table 2.69D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.38 0.37 0.46 0.42 0.54 0.49
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.81 0.75 1.01 0.86 1.20 1.05
New England 1.25 1.06 1.79 1.34 2.09 1.94
Middle Atlantic 0.99 0.96 1.22 1.07 1.45 1.25
Midwest 0.64 0.60 0.77 0.68 0.97 0.82
East North Central 0.79 0.67 0.94 0.75 1.16 0.94
West North Central 1.04 1.23 1.32 1.37 1.78 1.62
South 0.66 0.67 0.81 0.77 0.96 0.91
South Atlantic 0.98 0.98 1.20 1.09 1.45 1.35
East South Central 1.35 1.37 1.57 1.53 1.81 1.78
West South Central 1.01 1.15 1.25 1.36 1.45 1.55
West 0.91 0.85 1.01 1.04 1.15 1.18
Mountain 1.62 1.43 1.78 1.56 2.12 1.68
Pacific 1.11 1.04 1.24 1.31 1.40 1.51
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.54 0.52 0.64 0.60 0.71 0.66
Small Metro 0.62 0.60 0.76 0.69 0.99 0.92
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.74 0.77 0.85 0.87 1.07 1.08
< 250K Pop. 1.09 1.00 1.47 1.19 1.99 1.67
Nonmetro 0.89 0.91 1.02 1.02 1.19 1.17
Urbanized 1.39 1.09 1.54 1.34 1.71 1.66
Less Urbanized 1.18 1.53 1.39 1.67 1.79 1.81
Completely Rural 2.99 3.44 3.52 3.55 3.63 4.06
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Table 2.69P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.7800   0.5505   0.4827  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4901   0.2130   0.9632  
New England 0.1784   0.2378   0.9745  
Middle Atlantic 0.8850   0.4152   0.9750  
Midwest 0.8762   0.7207   0.8766  
East North Central 0.5205   0.8403   0.6126  
West North Central 0.5280   0.3662   0.3323  
South 0.5663   0.4908   0.1615  
South Atlantic 0.4318   0.3325   0.1992  
East South Central 0.3788   0.3795   0.8613  
West South Central 0.5688   0.5278   0.5002  
West 0.5227   0.2098   0.6754  
Mountain 0.5340   0.6789   0.9401  
Pacific 0.2673   0.0928   0.6615  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7359   0.3604   0.7642  
Small Metro 0.8915   0.6569   0.8763  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6142   0.5745   0.2442  
< 250K Pop. 0.3375   0.1422   0.1483  
Nonmetro 0.9386   0.3614   0.2752  
Urbanized 0.7020   0.7598   0.6979  
Less Urbanized 0.7370   0.5869   0.1365  
Completely Rural 0.8388   0.3003   0.2181  
130320
Table 2.70C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 641 637 954 925 978 972
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 260 277 371 354 404 398
New England 97 86 143 158 203 175
Middle Atlantic 239 262 339 314 346 356
Midwest 213 226 340 351 367 389
East North Central 175 174 292 277 310 326
West North Central 122 139 184 219 199 218
South 415 411 566 622 574 653
South Atlantic 306 284 453 468 444 517
East South Central 162 163 191 217 219 225
West South Central 215 246 293 319 313 313
West 364 349 545 490 570 518
Mountain 146 151 221 221 243 244
Pacific 334 314 494 436 511 458
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,692 1,631 1,459 1,463 1,300 1,263
Small Metro 1,270 1,307 1,088 1,138 938 1,013
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,065 1,073 898 963 772 866
< 250K Pop. 783 798 661 650 566 552
Nonmetro 830 898 654 710 546 564
Urbanized 579 614 451 508 379 415
Less Urbanized 669 618 512 466 433 366
Completely Rural 286 392 195 281 155 212
130320
Table 2.70D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.32 0.32 0.48 0.46 0.49 0.48
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.71 0.75 1.02 0.96 1.11 1.08
New England 1.01 0.89 1.49 1.63 2.11 1.81
Middle Atlantic 0.89 0.97 1.26 1.16 1.29 1.31
Midwest 0.50 0.52 0.79 0.81 0.86 0.90
East North Central 0.59 0.58 0.98 0.92 1.04 1.09
West North Central 0.93 1.05 1.41 1.66 1.52 1.65
South 0.57 0.55 0.77 0.84 0.78 0.88
South Atlantic 0.78 0.71 1.16 1.18 1.13 1.30
East South Central 1.37 1.37 1.62 1.83 1.85 1.89
West South Central 0.96 1.08 1.31 1.41 1.40 1.38
West 0.80 0.75 1.20 1.06 1.25 1.12
Mountain 1.05 1.07 1.60 1.57 1.76 1.73
Pacific 1.05 0.97 1.56 1.35 1.61 1.42
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.47 0.47 0.66 0.66 0.72 0.71
Small Metro 0.57 0.51 0.82 0.76 0.82 0.85
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.72 0.65 1.05 0.98 1.06 1.08
< 250K Pop. 0.87 0.84 1.27 1.26 1.31 1.41
Nonmetro 0.74 0.78 1.06 1.11 1.08 1.04
Urbanized 1.09 1.21 1.49 1.67 1.71 1.64
Less Urbanized 1.09 1.10 1.59 1.58 1.60 1.51
Completely Rural 2.20 2.32 2.74 3.27 2.97 3.54
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Table 2.70P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5246   0.2103   0.4684  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8181   0.9451   0.5309  
New England 0.6487   0.7967   0.5657  
Middle Atlantic 0.9403   0.9743   0.6777  
Midwest 0.7868   0.4719   0.1180  
East North Central 0.8199   0.7155   0.5764  
West North Central 0.8816   0.4897   0.0532  
South 0.5841   0.3908   0.8185  
South Atlantic 0.1967   0.1865   0.3745  
East South Central 0.6695   0.8335   0.9388  
West South Central 0.3541   0.8171   0.0837  
West 0.5844   0.3591   0.9902  
Mountain 0.7079   0.8976   0.8357  
Pacific 0.4320   0.2760   0.9327  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7210   0.8629   0.4087  
Small Metro 0.1666   0.0595   0.0818  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1905   0.0184   0.0357  
< 250K Pop. 0.6249   0.7276   0.9547  
Nonmetro 0.4896   0.1721   0.1103  
Urbanized 0.4016   0.1797   0.0501  
Less Urbanized 0.3908   0.9520   0.9444  
Completely Rural 0.0300   0.1707   0.3253  
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Table 2.71C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 656 653 977 941 1,006 1,004
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 266 282 380 358 415 402
New England 101 89 147 159 204 179
Middle Atlantic 245 267 348 319 359 359
Midwest 222 233 351 359 380 402
East North Central 181 179 303 283 321 336
West North Central 128 145 187 225 205 226
South 425 425 583 640 597 684
South Atlantic 313 294 467 479 464 538
East South Central 166 166 195 220 224 235
West South Central 221 258 300 337 320 331
West 375 360 559 498 588 526
Mountain 153 155 233 222 260 247
Pacific 341 324 504 445 522 464
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,795 1,733 1,562 1,553 1,380 1,330
Small Metro 1,385 1,399 1,197 1,224 1,030 1,075
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,122 1,133 951 1,021 813 903
< 250K Pop. 875 887 751 739 646 628
Nonmetro 894 965 706 770 588 601
Urbanized 625 664 488 557 405 447
Less Urbanized 723 670 562 511 474 397
Completely Rural 318 417 223 301 180 225
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Table 2.71D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.28 0.28 0.42 0.40 0.43 0.43
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.62 0.66 0.89 0.83 0.97 0.94
New England 0.90 0.79 1.31 1.41 1.82 1.59
Middle Atlantic 0.78 0.84 1.11 1.01 1.14 1.13
Midwest 0.44 0.46 0.70 0.71 0.76 0.80
East North Central 0.52 0.51 0.87 0.81 0.92 0.96
West North Central 0.83 0.94 1.22 1.45 1.33 1.46
South 0.49 0.49 0.68 0.74 0.69 0.79
South Atlantic 0.69 0.64 1.03 1.04 1.02 1.16
East South Central 1.20 1.19 1.41 1.58 1.62 1.69
West South Central 0.83 0.96 1.13 1.25 1.20 1.23
West 0.70 0.66 1.04 0.91 1.09 0.96
Mountain 0.94 0.94 1.43 1.34 1.59 1.49
Pacific 0.91 0.85 1.34 1.17 1.39 1.22
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.40 0.41 0.58 0.56 0.63 0.62
Small Metro 0.50 0.44 0.71 0.67 0.73 0.74
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.64 0.57 0.92 0.85 0.93 0.94
< 250K Pop. 0.76 0.72 1.10 1.10 1.17 1.24
Nonmetro 0.66 0.69 0.94 0.99 0.97 0.94
Urbanized 0.96 1.06 1.30 1.48 1.51 1.47
Less Urbanized 0.97 1.00 1.43 1.42 1.46 1.36
Completely Rural 2.00 2.15 2.50 3.00 2.73 3.32
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Table 2.71P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4956   0.1891   0.5585  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7285   0.8965   0.5322  
New England 0.4741   0.9675   0.5658  
Middle Atlantic 0.9207   0.8739   0.6799  
Midwest 0.8216   0.5127   0.1298  
East North Central 0.9304   0.6976   0.5293  
West North Central 0.7955   0.5867   0.0871  
South 0.6754   0.4673   0.6510  
South Atlantic 0.2789   0.2519   0.5158  
East South Central 0.7809   0.7330   0.9207  
West South Central 0.4267   0.8973   0.0714  
West 0.5088   0.2768   0.9350  
Mountain 0.6067   0.8395   0.8332  
Pacific 0.3304   0.1877   0.9917  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7679   0.9912   0.3935  
Small Metro 0.1706   0.0590   0.0993  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2415   0.0255   0.0649  
< 250K Pop. 0.4829   0.9236   0.8480  
Nonmetro 0.4991   0.2442   0.1850  
Urbanized 0.3671   0.2470   0.0622  
Less Urbanized 0.3553   0.9800   0.7853  
Completely Rural 0.0363   0.2471   0.4588  
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Table 2.72C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 1,006 1,016 734 797 423 448
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 420 407 332 320 167 189
New England 204 182 174 142 91 74
Middle Atlantic 365 363 282 287 141 173
Midwest 381 403 294 334 174 200
East North Central 322 337 242 273 137 155
West North Central 208 226 159 195 106 123
South 603 690 473 492 268 282
South Atlantic 466 543 364 358 215 217
East South Central 226 234 160 161 91 100
West South Central 322 336 252 293 130 143
West 588 533 379 431 199 203
Mountain 263 250 183 187 88 83
Pacific 521 471 330 388 178 187
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,393 1,343 718 729 334 360
Small Metro 1,040 1,090 553 541 259 266
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 820 915 425 430 193 210
< 250K Pop. 654 637 363 350 166 173
Nonmetro 595 607 329 342 151 165
Urbanized 412 453 174 256 103 103
Less Urbanized 481 402 275 229 100 121
Completely Rural 184 229 83 118 53 46
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Table 2.72D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.39 0.39 0.29 0.31 0.16 0.17
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.89 0.86 0.71 0.68 0.36 0.40
New England 1.65 1.47 1.42 1.14 0.74 0.59
Middle Atlantic 1.06 1.04 0.81 0.83 0.41 0.50
Midwest 0.68 0.72 0.53 0.60 0.31 0.36
East North Central 0.83 0.87 0.63 0.70 0.35 0.40
West North Central 1.23 1.32 0.94 1.14 0.62 0.72
South 0.63 0.72 0.50 0.51 0.28 0.29
South Atlantic 0.93 1.07 0.73 0.70 0.43 0.43
East South Central 1.48 1.52 1.05 1.05 0.60 0.65
West South Central 1.08 1.11 0.85 0.97 0.44 0.47
West 0.98 0.88 0.63 0.71 0.33 0.34
Mountain 1.45 1.36 1.01 1.01 0.48 0.45
Pacific 1.25 1.12 0.79 0.92 0.43 0.44
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.56 0.57 0.40 0.45 0.22 0.25
Small Metro 0.67 0.67 0.55 0.53 0.31 0.32
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.86 0.85 0.67 0.65 0.35 0.38
< 250K Pop. 1.09 1.12 1.00 0.98 0.57 0.60
Nonmetro 0.89 0.85 0.63 0.63 0.34 0.36
Urbanized 1.37 1.34 0.79 1.00 0.53 0.49
Less Urbanized 1.34 1.23 1.04 0.89 0.47 0.58
Completely Rural 2.56 3.11 1.52 2.11 1.08 0.86
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Table 2.72P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5527   0.4605   0.0933  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5906   0.9680   0.1733  
New England 0.5629   0.2747   0.5970  
Middle Atlantic 0.7557   0.5035   0.2056  
Midwest 0.1285   0.0924   0.1256  
East North Central 0.5129   0.1416   0.1671  
West North Central 0.0987   0.4225   0.4828  
South 0.7390   0.7452   0.2385  
South Atlantic 0.4312   0.4124   0.6506  
East South Central 0.9227   0.4491   0.1443  
West South Central 0.0801   0.3851   0.5467  
West 0.9852   0.7734   0.6084  
Mountain 0.8211   0.9633   0.7533  
Pacific 0.9303   0.7316   0.6691  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3485   0.6379   0.1629  
Small Metro 0.0905   0.7989   0.7151  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0734   0.7731   0.9706  
< 250K Pop. 0.7404   0.9712   0.5635  
Nonmetro 0.1425   0.1083   0.1979  
Urbanized 0.0672   0.0359   0.7584  
Less Urbanized 0.9368   0.9782   0.1049  
Completely Rural 0.4195   0.3261   0.8236  
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Table 2.73C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 77 78 55 56 25 25
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 39 37 27 24 12 9
New England 14 13 10 10 4 6
Middle Atlantic 36 35 25 22 11 7
Midwest 32 28 22 20 10 9
East North Central 26 24 17 17 8 8
West North Central 19 16 13 12 6 5
South 44 48 31 37 15 15
South Atlantic 30 39 21 29 12 11
East South Central 14 16 11 13 5 6
West South Central 28 26 20 19 7 8
West 41 40 32 30 13 14
Mountain 18 20 12 14 6 6
Pacific 36 35 29 26 12 12
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 69 71 46 47 20 19
Small Metro 47 45 33 31 13 12
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 39 36 28 24 11 10
< 250K Pop. 26 27 19 19 7 6
Nonmetro 29 35 20 26 9 11
Urbanized 21 21 13 15 7 5
Less Urbanized 21 25 16 20 5 9
Completely Rural 10 13 4 11 2 3
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Table 2.73D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.31 0.31 0.22 0.22 0.10 0.10
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.90 0.88 0.62 0.57 0.28 0.22
New England 1.25 1.22 0.91 0.88 0.38 0.55
Middle Atlantic 1.14 1.12 0.78 0.71 0.36 0.23
Midwest 0.58 0.53 0.40 0.38 0.18 0.17
East North Central 0.67 0.63 0.46 0.44 0.21 0.21
West North Central 1.15 0.99 0.80 0.74 0.39 0.33
South 0.47 0.52 0.34 0.39 0.16 0.16
South Atlantic 0.65 0.83 0.45 0.63 0.26 0.23
East South Central 0.97 1.06 0.76 0.87 0.33 0.43
West South Central 0.88 0.82 0.65 0.60 0.23 0.26
West 0.68 0.67 0.53 0.50 0.22 0.23
Mountain 0.96 1.05 0.66 0.73 0.35 0.32
Pacific 0.88 0.85 0.70 0.64 0.28 0.30
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.46 0.46 0.33 0.32 0.15 0.14
Small Metro 0.52 0.49 0.38 0.37 0.16 0.15
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.63 0.58 0.46 0.41 0.20 0.19
< 250K Pop. 0.92 0.94 0.66 0.73 0.27 0.24
Nonmetro 0.68 0.75 0.51 0.60 0.24 0.27
Urbanized 1.00 0.96 0.72 0.70 0.42 0.27
Less Urbanized 1.03 1.27 0.81 1.03 0.31 0.50
Completely Rural 2.30 2.39 1.22 2.15 0.59 0.77
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Table 2.73P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.3572   0.5661   0.1412  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1428   0.0989   0.0429  
New England 0.7117   0.9614   0.1084  
Middle Atlantic 0.1555   0.0734   0.0018  
Midwest 0.7294   0.5565   0.4500  
East North Central 0.8664   0.6072   0.4266  
West North Central 0.7296   0.7664   0.8598  
South 0.2462   0.0585   0.8675  
South Atlantic 0.1589   0.0166   0.6221  
East South Central 0.8938   0.9607   0.9471  
West South Central 0.8582   0.9630   0.6354  
West 0.1324   0.1758   0.7385  
Mountain 0.9531   0.8918   0.4448  
Pacific 0.0849   0.1176   0.9879  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3479   0.4088   0.3589  
Small Metro 0.2329   0.1857   0.1155  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1438   0.2453   0.4906  
< 250K Pop. 0.9827   0.5189   0.0512  
Nonmetro 0.2896   0.0561   0.9726  
Urbanized 0.4465   0.7260   0.0823  
Less Urbanized 0.1148   0.0753   0.1404  
Completely Rural 0.1235   0.0023   0.9382  
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Table 2.74C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 184 170 189 175 125 121
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 74 64 71 65 46 49
New England 34 31 35 37 21 25
Middle Atlantic 66 57 62 54 41 42
Midwest 71 60 71 62 51 43
East North Central 59 48 60 49 41 36
West North Central 40 37 38 38 29 24
South 121 116 131 126 91 86
South Atlantic 93 88 110 98 79 72
East South Central 36 36 33 37 20 23
West South Central 60 65 58 72 37 43
West 95 98 91 90 52 54
Mountain 52 42 41 40 21 25
Pacific 81 88 82 82 47 48
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 300 284 212 218 90 101
Small Metro 279 250 213 196 114 106
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 170 166 113 121 53 52
< 250K Pop. 222 194 177 157 99 92
Nonmetro 118 105 95 77 40 37
Urbanized 84 81 70 58 27 28
Less Urbanized 82 72 66 53 27 25
Completely Rural 39 25 24 19 13 8
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Table 2.74D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.54 0.49 0.55 0.51 0.36 0.35
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.20 1.05 1.15 1.06 0.75 0.80
New England 2.09 1.94 2.18 2.31 1.33 1.54
Middle Atlantic 1.45 1.25 1.37 1.18 0.90 0.93
Midwest 0.97 0.82 0.96 0.84 0.69 0.59
East North Central 1.16 0.94 1.17 0.97 0.81 0.71
West North Central 1.78 1.62 1.69 1.64 1.29 1.07
South 0.96 0.91 1.04 0.99 0.72 0.68
South Atlantic 1.45 1.35 1.71 1.49 1.22 1.11
East South Central 1.81 1.78 1.62 1.83 0.99 1.14
West South Central 1.45 1.55 1.39 1.72 0.89 1.02
West 1.15 1.18 1.11 1.09 0.63 0.65
Mountain 2.12 1.68 1.66 1.61 0.87 0.99
Pacific 1.40 1.51 1.43 1.41 0.82 0.83
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.71 0.66 0.71 0.70 0.43 0.46
Small Metro 0.99 0.92 1.06 0.96 0.76 0.74
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.07 1.08 1.05 0.99 0.64 0.60
< 250K Pop. 1.99 1.67 2.16 1.99 1.68 1.65
Nonmetro 1.19 1.17 1.19 1.05 0.72 0.69
Urbanized 1.71 1.66 1.84 1.43 1.01 1.07
Less Urbanized 1.79 1.81 1.79 1.63 1.09 1.02
Completely Rural 3.63 4.06 2.78 3.71 2.34 1.90
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Table 2.74P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4827   0.6487   0.2155  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9632   0.0431   0.0259  
New England 0.9745   0.4224   0.4062  
Middle Atlantic 0.9750   0.0616   0.0374  
Midwest 0.8766   0.8378   0.3837  
East North Central 0.6126   0.7207   0.5082  
West North Central 0.3323   0.8787   0.5764  
South 0.1615   0.2689   0.1238  
South Atlantic 0.1992   0.4917   0.6377  
East South Central 0.8613   0.7224   0.2657  
West South Central 0.5002   0.4276   0.1533  
West 0.6754   0.3916   0.4882  
Mountain 0.9401   0.4137   0.9660  
Pacific 0.6615   0.1831   0.4602  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7642   0.7144   0.1026  
Small Metro 0.8763   0.7278   0.9323  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2442   0.5677   0.7173  
< 250K Pop. 0.1483   0.8201   0.7877  
Nonmetro 0.2752   0.0998   0.7552  
Urbanized 0.6979   0.7127   0.1918  
Less Urbanized 0.1365   0.1383   0.5449  
Completely Rural 0.2181   0.1507   0.4529  
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Table 2.75C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 978 972 699 749 396 420
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 404 398 313 309 160 176
New England 203 175 163 131 87 68
Middle Atlantic 346 356 265 280 135 162
Midwest 367 389 277 317 162 193
East North Central 310 326 227 261 130 150
West North Central 199 218 151 184 98 119
South 574 653 440 458 246 259
South Atlantic 444 517 324 336 191 193
East South Central 219 225 157 153 91 97
West South Central 313 313 247 265 123 133
West 570 518 370 403 194 198
Mountain 243 244 169 175 83 77
Pacific 511 458 327 363 174 184
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,300 1,263 656 677 316 338
Small Metro 938 1,013 479 475 224 234
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 772 866 397 384 190 201
< 250K Pop. 566 552 287 289 117 129
Nonmetro 546 564 296 318 141 156
Urbanized 379 415 154 231 95 95
Less Urbanized 433 366 244 210 93 116
Completely Rural 155 212 73 103 47 43
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Table 2.75D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.49 0.48 0.35 0.37 0.20 0.21
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.11 1.08 0.86 0.84 0.44 0.48
New England 2.11 1.81 1.70 1.35 0.90 0.70
Middle Atlantic 1.29 1.31 0.99 1.03 0.50 0.60
Midwest 0.86 0.90 0.65 0.74 0.38 0.45
East North Central 1.04 1.09 0.76 0.87 0.44 0.50
West North Central 1.52 1.65 1.15 1.40 0.75 0.90
South 0.78 0.88 0.60 0.62 0.34 0.35
South Atlantic 1.13 1.30 0.83 0.85 0.49 0.49
East South Central 1.85 1.89 1.33 1.28 0.77 0.81
West South Central 1.40 1.38 1.10 1.17 0.55 0.59
West 1.25 1.12 0.81 0.87 0.42 0.43
Mountain 1.76 1.73 1.22 1.24 0.60 0.55
Pacific 1.61 1.42 1.03 1.13 0.55 0.57
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.72 0.71 0.50 0.56 0.28 0.31
Small Metro 0.82 0.85 0.66 0.64 0.36 0.38
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.06 1.08 0.82 0.77 0.44 0.47
< 250K Pop. 1.31 1.41 1.13 1.16 0.56 0.62
Nonmetro 1.08 1.04 0.76 0.77 0.41 0.43
Urbanized 1.71 1.64 0.97 1.23 0.65 0.60
Less Urbanized 1.60 1.51 1.23 1.12 0.56 0.71
Completely Rural 2.97 3.54 1.88 2.37 1.24 1.03
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Table 2.75P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.4684   0.3716   0.1315  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5309   0.7928   0.3572  
New England 0.5657   0.1796   0.8329  
Middle Atlantic 0.6777   0.6460   0.3470  
Midwest 0.1180   0.0685   0.0611  
East North Central 0.5764   0.1094   0.1002  
West North Central 0.0532   0.3912   0.3613  
South 0.8185   0.6622   0.4148  
South Atlantic 0.3745   0.4164   0.7120  
East South Central 0.9388   0.3922   0.2115  
West South Central 0.0837   0.4568   0.8630  
West 0.9902   0.9834   0.7351  
Mountain 0.8357   0.8873   0.8090  
Pacific 0.9327   0.9626   0.7902  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4087   0.6599   0.2853  
Small Metro 0.0818   0.8914   0.6358  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0357   0.8976   0.8878  
< 250K Pop. 0.9547   0.9574   0.5147  
Nonmetro 0.1103   0.0568   0.1898  
Urbanized 0.0501   0.0119   0.8506  
Less Urbanized 0.9444   0.9588   0.0975  
Completely Rural 0.3253   0.2369   0.9949  
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Table 2.76C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 1,006 1,004 736 792 423 448
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 415 402 333 317 168 188
New England 204 179 173 142 91 73
Middle Atlantic 359 359 282 284 142 172
Midwest 380 402 291 331 173 200
East North Central 321 336 241 271 136 156
West North Central 205 226 157 193 106 122
South 597 684 473 490 268 282
South Atlantic 464 538 365 357 214 218
East South Central 224 235 161 161 92 98
West South Central 320 331 251 289 130 142
West 588 526 381 427 199 203
Mountain 260 247 185 186 88 83
Pacific 522 464 332 385 178 186
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,380 1,330 713 727 334 360
Small Metro 1,030 1,075 548 534 258 266
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 813 903 420 424 192 210
< 250K Pop. 646 628 359 347 165 172
Nonmetro 588 601 326 339 151 164
Urbanized 405 447 172 253 102 103
Less Urbanized 474 397 271 227 99 120
Completely Rural 180 225 83 114 53 46
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Table 2.76D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.43 0.43 0.32 0.34 0.18 0.19
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.97 0.94 0.78 0.74 0.39 0.44
New England 1.82 1.59 1.54 1.26 0.81 0.65
Middle Atlantic 1.14 1.13 0.90 0.90 0.45 0.55
Midwest 0.76 0.80 0.58 0.66 0.34 0.40
East North Central 0.92 0.96 0.69 0.77 0.39 0.44
West North Central 1.33 1.46 1.02 1.25 0.69 0.79
South 0.69 0.79 0.55 0.56 0.31 0.32
South Atlantic 1.02 1.16 0.80 0.77 0.47 0.47
East South Central 1.62 1.69 1.17 1.16 0.67 0.71
West South Central 1.20 1.23 0.95 1.07 0.49 0.53
West 1.09 0.96 0.71 0.78 0.37 0.37
Mountain 1.59 1.49 1.13 1.12 0.54 0.50
Pacific 1.39 1.22 0.89 1.01 0.47 0.49
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.63 0.62 0.45 0.50 0.25 0.28
Small Metro 0.73 0.74 0.61 0.58 0.34 0.35
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.93 0.94 0.73 0.71 0.39 0.42
< 250K Pop. 1.17 1.24 1.10 1.07 0.63 0.65
Nonmetro 0.97 0.94 0.69 0.69 0.37 0.39
Urbanized 1.51 1.47 0.89 1.10 0.59 0.54
Less Urbanized 1.46 1.36 1.14 0.99 0.51 0.63
Completely Rural 2.73 3.32 1.68 2.28 1.19 0.95
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Table 2.76P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5585   0.4576   0.0811  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5322   0.8872   0.1402  
New England 0.5658   0.2670   0.6704  
Middle Atlantic 0.6799   0.4239   0.1458  
Midwest 0.1298   0.0856   0.1174  
East North Central 0.5293   0.1372   0.1566  
West North Central 0.0871   0.4026   0.4766  
South 0.6510   0.8661   0.2376  
South Atlantic 0.5158   0.5389   0.6365  
East South Central 0.9207   0.4555   0.1392  
West South Central 0.0714   0.3753   0.5651  
West 0.9350   0.8341   0.6139  
Mountain 0.8332   0.9761   0.7976  
Pacific 0.9917   0.8042   0.6591  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3935   0.5878   0.1459  
Small Metro 0.0993   0.8220   0.6831  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0649   0.8098   0.9567  
< 250K Pop. 0.8480   0.9555   0.5295  
Nonmetro 0.1850   0.1551   0.2020  
Urbanized 0.0622   0.0331   0.6718  
Less Urbanized 0.7853   0.8673   0.1336  
Completely Rural 0.4588   0.4397   0.8263  
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Table 2.77C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 332 324 307 308 239 244
GENDER            
Male 188 200 173 187 131 154
Female 213 189 199 179 159 140
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 278 259 262 244 207 193
White 239 220 224 210 180 166
Black or African American 88 94 77 78 56 54
American Indian or Alaska Native 12 20 12 19 7 12
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 56 57 50 52 38 41
Two or More Races 42 36 40 33 30 23
Hispanic or Latino 148 149 129 137 90 101
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 128 134 119 127 96 99
Female, White, Not Hispanic 161 137 154 131 125 104
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 58 55 51 47 37 35
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 53 65 48 55 36 36
Male, Hispanic 99 99 87 91 65 74
Female, Hispanic 85 80 78 74 54 50
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Table 2.77D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.49 0.48 0.50 0.51 0.47 0.48
GENDER            
Male 0.61 0.61 0.60 0.62 0.54 0.61
Female 0.67 0.63 0.68 0.64 0.65 0.59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.53 0.53 0.53 0.51 0.49
White 0.59 0.58 0.61 0.59 0.61 0.56
Black or African American 0.98 1.07 0.97 0.97 0.83 0.82
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.22 5.09 4.24 5.10 2.74 4.32
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.33 2.28 2.16 2.23 1.79 1.97
Two or More Races 2.31 2.21 2.39 2.21 2.25 1.83
Hispanic or Latino 1.01 1.03 1.01 1.06 0.84 0.94
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.71 0.74 0.71 0.76 0.67 0.70
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.84 0.78 0.87 0.77 0.87 0.74
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.36 1.41 1.32 1.30 1.13 1.16
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.43 1.54 1.42 1.42 1.14 1.14
Male, Hispanic 1.37 1.35 1.37 1.35 1.25 1.34
Female, Hispanic 1.42 1.33 1.38 1.38 1.11 1.07
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Table 2.77P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0141   0.0789   0.2241  
GENDER            
Male 0.0357   0.3166   0.2472  
Female 0.1135   0.0926   0.4801  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0038   0.0139   0.0757  
White 0.0056   0.0855   0.2953  
Black or African American 0.9467   0.5792   0.9505  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9438   0.6319   0.6455  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0567   0.0334   0.0502  
Two or More Races 0.5907   0.2166   0.0495  
Hispanic or Latino 0.9092   0.5806   0.5799  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.0188   0.1630   0.1188  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0726   0.2418   0.9415  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4142   0.2489   0.4250  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3752   0.7523   0.4907  
Male, Hispanic 0.9933   0.1635   0.2339  
Female, Hispanic 0.8635   0.5373   0.5382  
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Table 2.78C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 2,134 2,157 1,885 1,931 1,656 1,703
GENDER            
Male 1,332 1,318 1,169 1,200 1,074 1,094
Female 1,334 1,325 1,197 1,191 1,018 1,043
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,016 2,034 1,778 1,832 1,557 1,618
White 1,841 1,909 1,638 1,703 1,446 1,493
Black or African American 670 672 550 560 446 453
American Indian or Alaska Native 105 109 94 77 83 64
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 497 435 421 403 364 322
Two or More Races 184 235 146 224 130 199
Hispanic or Latino 724 800 620 671 537 562
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,124 1,104 997 999 910 921
Female, White, Not Hispanic 1,126 1,190 1,004 1,069 889 927
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 420 408 348 346 309 292
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 430 462 360 391 279 314
Male, Hispanic 518 579 459 496 413 432
Female, Hispanic 425 463 367 372 298 316
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Table 2.78D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.29 0.29 0.44 0.42 0.45 0.45
GENDER            
Male 0.36 0.33 0.59 0.56 0.64 0.62
Female 0.45 0.44 0.59 0.56 0.59 0.58
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.29 0.30 0.47 0.44 0.48 0.47
White 0.28 0.29 0.50 0.49 0.53 0.54
Black or African American 1.01 0.98 1.22 1.29 1.17 1.28
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.44 2.19 4.64 4.69 4.48 4.52
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.11 2.12 2.44 2.31 2.39 2.17
Two or More Races 2.51 1.82 3.44 2.76 3.42 3.82
Hispanic or Latino 1.00 0.98 1.12 1.17 1.19 1.16
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.33 0.33 0.67 0.63 0.74 0.71
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.44 0.43 0.64 0.66 0.70 0.72
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.20 1.29 1.72 1.87 1.73 1.93
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.44 1.32 1.70 1.70 1.54 1.59
Male, Hispanic 1.24 1.18 1.56 1.65 1.77 1.73
Female, Hispanic 1.54 1.53 1.67 1.60 1.55 1.51
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Table 2.78P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5142   0.1859   0.5097  
GENDER            
Male 0.7900   0.5520   0.8511  
Female 0.3091   0.1688   0.2315  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9056   0.0881   0.2849  
White 0.8690   0.1911   0.3068  
Black or African American 0.4226   0.1101   0.4415  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4791   0.9701   0.6135  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1457   0.4309   0.3921  
Two or More Races 0.4652   0.0155   0.0974  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1040   0.6501   0.4968  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.8224   0.7628   0.5290  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.7148   0.0984   0.3601  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.5809   0.4389   0.3675  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.1338   0.1194   0.0457  
Male, Hispanic 0.7190   0.5164   0.2830  
Female, Hispanic 0.0608   0.9855   0.8630  
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Table 2.79C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 239 244 181 188 95 88
GENDER            
Male 131 154 107 121 59 66
Female 159 140 117 106 60 51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 207 193 157 152 83 79
White 180 166 141 131 80 69
Black or African American 56 54 36 37 15 16
American Indian or Alaska Native 7 12 6 12 3 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 38 41 28 32 11 15
Two or More Races 30 23 22 19 13 10
Hispanic or Latino 90 101 70 75 29 34
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 96 99 80 84 50 50
Female, White, Not Hispanic 125 104 94 80 48 43
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 37 35 28 24 11 13
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 36 36 23 25 10 9
Male, Hispanic 65 74 52 57 24 31
Female, Hispanic 54 50 40 38 18 14
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Table 2.79D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.47 0.48 0.39 0.40 0.23 0.21
GENDER            
Male 0.54 0.61 0.47 0.52 0.29 0.31
Female 0.65 0.59 0.53 0.49 0.30 0.26
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.49 0.43 0.42 0.26 0.25
White 0.61 0.56 0.53 0.49 0.34 0.30
Black or African American 0.83 0.82 0.59 0.61 0.27 0.29
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.74 4.32 2.36 4.29 1.30 1.72
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.79 1.97 1.44 1.59 0.61 0.80
Two or More Races 2.25 1.83 1.85 1.61 1.18 0.94
Hispanic or Latino 0.84 0.94 0.72 0.76 0.34 0.38
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.67 0.70 0.62 0.65 0.43 0.43
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.87 0.74 0.74 0.65 0.42 0.40
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.13 1.16 0.90 0.82 0.40 0.47
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.14 1.14 0.78 0.86 0.36 0.34
Male, Hispanic 1.25 1.34 1.08 1.13 0.55 0.67
Female, Hispanic 1.11 1.07 0.89 0.90 0.44 0.35
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Table 2.79P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.2241   0.3731   0.7397  
GENDER            
Male 0.2472   0.1711   0.3730  
Female 0.4801   1.0000   0.6553  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0757   0.2464   0.4990  
White 0.2953   0.5316   0.6283  
Black or African American 0.9505   0.2604   0.7004  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6455   0.3855   0.9514  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0502   0.5521   0.9327  
Two or More Races 0.0495   0.4050   0.5158  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5799   0.8833   0.5547  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.1188   0.1298   0.1239  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.9415   0.5738   0.3610  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4250   0.1213   0.7447  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4907   0.9706   0.8104  
Male, Hispanic 0.2339   0.3695   0.2577  
Female, Hispanic 0.5382   0.3365   0.4461  
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Table 2.80C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 1,656 1,703 858 905 428 453
GENDER            
Male 1,074 1,094 665 713 362 387
Female 1,018 1,043 471 457 197 200
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,557 1,618 794 810 398 418
White 1,446 1,493 732 750 371 388
Black or African American 446 453 272 269 112 130
American Indian or Alaska Native 83 64 57 57 43 24
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 16
Asian 364 322 136 152 38 36
Two or More Races 130 199 57 109 37 53
Hispanic or Latino 537 562 364 373 158 166
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 910 921 573 577 311 331
Female, White, Not Hispanic 889 927 386 377 174 168
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 309 292 201 211 88 109
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 279 314 167 162 69 71
Male, Hispanic 413 432 311 317 148 145
Female, Hispanic 298 316 175 173 50 82
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Table 2.80D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.45 0.45 0.33 0.35 0.19 0.20
GENDER            
Male 0.64 0.62 0.53 0.58 0.33 0.35
Female 0.59 0.58 0.37 0.36 0.17 0.17
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.48 0.47 0.35 0.36 0.20 0.21
White 0.53 0.54 0.41 0.41 0.23 0.24
Black or African American 1.17 1.28 0.91 0.92 0.43 0.50
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.48 4.52 4.11 4.01 3.18 2.04
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 1.77
Asian 2.39 2.17 1.25 1.34 0.36 0.34
Two or More Races 3.42 3.82 2.06 3.26 1.24 1.70
Hispanic or Latino 1.19 1.16 0.96 0.98 0.48 0.50
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.74 0.71 0.65 0.64 0.41 0.43
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.70 0.72 0.46 0.44 0.22 0.21
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.73 1.93 1.51 1.63 0.75 0.94
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.54 1.59 1.07 1.04 0.49 0.50
Male, Hispanic 1.77 1.73 1.65 1.55 0.89 0.87
Female, Hispanic 1.55 1.51 1.04 1.02 0.32 0.50
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Table 2.80P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5097   0.3836   0.0826  
GENDER            
Male 0.8511   0.4166   0.1462  
Female 0.2315   0.6798   0.2990  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2849   0.2732   0.0597  
White 0.3068   0.8968   0.0834  
Black or African American 0.4415   0.1876   0.2597  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6135   0.2411   0.3587  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.3921   0.3962   0.8348  
Two or More Races 0.0974   0.0174   0.2207  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4968   0.8170   0.9451  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.5290   0.5817   0.0624  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.3601   0.6059   0.7700  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3675   0.3558   0.5045  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.0457   0.3313   0.3134  
Male, Hispanic 0.2830   0.7003   0.6733  
Female, Hispanic 0.8630   0.8432   0.2840  
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Table 2.81C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 332 324 307 308 239 244
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 137 113 130 105 113 83
New England 69 58 59 54 52 39
Middle Atlantic 118 97 116 91 101 73
Midwest 114 96 106 88 82 67
East North Central 95 80 89 74 67 57
West North Central 61 56 55 49 44 36
South 226 186 209 174 168 131
South Atlantic 193 133 185 123 153 96
East South Central 56 53 48 46 33 33
West South Central 108 127 93 120 66 86
West 169 220 150 211 102 176
Mountain 81 69 71 60 49 46
Pacific 149 208 133 202 90 170
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 251 268 227 255 167 200
Small Metro 214 180 202 167 163 134
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 139 135 126 122 90 95
< 250K Pop. 165 121 159 115 136 95
Nonmetro 97 97 90 84 66 56
Urbanized 69 68 63 60 44 38
Less Urbanized 71 68 65 57 51 40
Completely Rural 35 35 32 30 24 19
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Table 2.81D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.49 0.48 0.50 0.51 0.47 0.48
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.07 0.97 1.13 0.98 1.20 0.93
New England 1.94 1.67 1.70 1.68 1.86 1.61
Middle Atlantic 1.27 1.16 1.40 1.18 1.49 1.12
Midwest 0.78 0.75 0.77 0.74 0.75 0.66
East North Central 0.91 0.88 0.91 0.87 0.89 0.76
West North Central 1.52 1.47 1.48 1.40 1.42 1.29
South 0.86 0.79 0.90 0.80 0.89 0.72
South Atlantic 1.45 1.20 1.56 1.21 1.58 1.06
East South Central 1.64 1.69 1.49 1.59 1.21 1.27
West South Central 1.15 1.29 1.14 1.32 1.09 1.27
West 1.08 1.24 1.07 1.36 0.86 1.36
Mountain 1.52 1.53 1.52 1.47 1.35 1.27
Pacific 1.40 1.62 1.37 1.81 1.08 1.86
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.68 0.71 0.68 0.74 0.62 0.71
Small Metro 0.89 0.84 0.93 0.85 0.94 0.83
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.96 0.98 0.95 0.99 0.81 0.91
< 250K Pop. 1.84 1.51 1.97 1.56 2.21 1.68
Nonmetro 0.93 0.98 0.97 0.94 0.92 0.77
Urbanized 1.33 1.35 1.42 1.36 1.27 1.07
Less Urbanized 1.45 1.36 1.42 1.32 1.42 1.22
Completely Rural 2.71 4.11 2.73 3.69 2.83 2.33
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Table 2.81P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.0141   0.0789   0.2241  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0214   0.2340   0.0808  
New England 0.4862   0.7293   0.4065  
Middle Atlantic 0.0268   0.2518   0.1214  
Midwest 0.0468   0.0319   0.3140  
East North Central 0.0404   0.0179   0.4522  
West North Central 0.5977   0.7272   0.5318  
South 0.3061   0.4694   0.7355  
South Atlantic 0.3891   0.3784   0.6811  
East South Central 0.8829   0.9608   0.8285  
West South Central 0.5620   0.9899   0.8797  
West 0.6457   0.8133   0.8925  
Mountain 0.7219   0.3275   0.7299  
Pacific 0.7284   0.8880   0.9835  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1348   0.5988   0.8757  
Small Metro 0.0130   0.0310   0.1012  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0460   0.0509   0.1564  
< 250K Pop. 0.1622   0.3350   0.4062  
Nonmetro 0.8574   0.5408   0.4805  
Urbanized 0.8811   0.6783   0.5859  
Less Urbanized 0.3712   0.8549   0.9044  
Completely Rural 0.3619   0.1725   0.3281  
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Table 2.82C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 2,134 2,157 1,885 1,931 1,656 1,703
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 885 853 815 775 720 711
New England 396 403 364 380 348 344
Middle Atlantic 793 752 729 676 631 623
Midwest 800 829 715 725 627 654
East North Central 659 609 582 530 514 484
West North Central 475 560 430 475 373 434
South 1,393 1,372 1,151 1,227 1,018 1,077
South Atlantic 1,059 1,049 871 976 766 879
East South Central 449 458 371 392 319 343
West South Central 780 803 651 676 592 555
West 1,165 1,176 1,068 1,041 929 909
Mountain 657 527 616 470 515 423
Pacific 968 1,050 873 927 773 806
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,758 1,691 1,528 1,517 1,358 1,306
Small Metro 1,334 1,363 1,148 1,189 992 1,054
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,105 1,110 938 998 802 892
< 250K Pop. 828 858 701 709 603 605
Nonmetro 873 941 688 748 571 590
Urbanized 606 648 473 540 392 440
Less Urbanized 703 652 541 495 456 387
Completely Rural 306 408 212 293 171 219
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Table 2.82D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.29 0.29 0.44 0.42 0.45 0.45
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.66 0.69 0.93 0.88 1.02 0.98
New England 0.94 0.82 1.35 1.48 1.91 1.64
Middle Atlantic 0.82 0.89 1.16 1.06 1.19 1.19
Midwest 0.45 0.48 0.73 0.75 0.79 0.83
East North Central 0.54 0.53 0.91 0.85 0.96 1.00
West North Central 0.85 0.97 1.28 1.52 1.39 1.54
South 0.52 0.51 0.71 0.77 0.72 0.82
South Atlantic 0.72 0.65 1.07 1.08 1.06 1.21
East South Central 1.25 1.25 1.48 1.66 1.71 1.75
West South Central 0.87 0.99 1.20 1.30 1.28 1.29
West 0.73 0.69 1.09 0.96 1.14 1.01
Mountain 0.98 0.98 1.51 1.41 1.66 1.58
Pacific 0.95 0.90 1.41 1.24 1.46 1.29
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.42 0.43 0.61 0.59 0.66 0.65
Small Metro 0.52 0.47 0.76 0.70 0.77 0.78
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.67 0.59 0.98 0.89 0.98 0.99
< 250K Pop. 0.78 0.76 1.15 1.16 1.21 1.30
Nonmetro 0.69 0.73 0.98 1.04 1.01 0.98
Urbanized 1.01 1.11 1.37 1.55 1.57 1.55
Less Urbanized 1.01 1.04 1.49 1.48 1.51 1.42
Completely Rural 2.09 2.23 2.62 3.13 2.86 3.40
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Table 2.82P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2011)
Lifetime
(2012)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Year
(2012)
Past Month
(2011)
Past Month
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5142   0.1859   0.5097  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7616   0.9442   0.4738  
New England 0.5594   0.8601   0.5329  
Middle Atlantic 0.9167   0.8808   0.6218  
Midwest 0.8083   0.4603   0.1239  
East North Central 0.8405   0.6442   0.5624  
West North Central 0.8924   0.5592   0.0666  
South 0.5832   0.3870   0.7378  
South Atlantic 0.1739   0.1801   0.4176  
East South Central 0.7436   0.7684   0.8647  
West South Central 0.3381   0.8478   0.0785  
West 0.6265   0.3583   0.9770  
Mountain 0.7096   0.9462   0.8494  
Pacific 0.4720   0.2865   0.9000  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7084   0.8989   0.3680  
Small Metro 0.1574   0.0481   0.0871  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2280   0.0218   0.0599  
< 250K Pop. 0.4734   0.9580   0.8156  
Nonmetro 0.4830   0.1978   0.1192  
Urbanized 0.3751   0.2253   0.0530  
Less Urbanized 0.3612   0.9399   0.9300  
Completely Rural 0.0282   0.1793   0.3550  
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Table 2.83C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 239 244 181 188 95 88
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 113 83 78 66 35 35
New England 52 39 32 35 14 22
Middle Atlantic 101 73 72 55 32 27
Midwest 82 67 63 53 28 24
East North Central 67 57 54 44 23 19
West North Central 44 36 32 30 15 14
South 168 131 132 113 77 65
South Atlantic 153 96 121 82 73 51
East South Central 33 33 24 26 11 15
West South Central 66 86 51 74 23 37
West 102 176 77 122 34 41
Mountain 49 46 31 34 17 16
Pacific 90 170 70 117 30 38
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 167 200 112 146 51 62
Small Metro 163 134 136 110 78 59
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 90 95 65 70 31 33
< 250K Pop. 136 95 119 84 71 49
Nonmetro 66 56 51 45 22 22
Urbanized 44 38 33 31 13 15
Less Urbanized 51 40 40 30 17 13
Completely Rural 24 19 13 16 6 8
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Table 2.83D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.47 0.48 0.39 0.40 0.23 0.21
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.20 0.93 0.90 0.82 0.48 0.49
New England 1.86 1.61 1.27 1.66 0.73 1.14
Middle Atlantic 1.49 1.12 1.14 0.94 0.59 0.53
Midwest 0.75 0.66 0.62 0.57 0.31 0.28
East North Central 0.89 0.76 0.75 0.66 0.36 0.33
West North Central 1.42 1.29 1.09 1.12 0.58 0.55
South 0.89 0.72 0.78 0.69 0.51 0.44
South Atlantic 1.58 1.06 1.40 0.99 0.94 0.68
East South Central 1.21 1.27 1.00 1.06 0.49 0.70
West South Central 1.09 1.27 0.93 1.30 0.49 0.70
West 0.86 1.36 0.75 1.02 0.36 0.39
Mountain 1.35 1.27 1.02 1.04 0.59 0.56
Pacific 1.08 1.86 0.96 1.39 0.44 0.50
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.62 0.71 0.47 0.57 0.24 0.27
Small Metro 0.94 0.83 0.87 0.77 0.56 0.47
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.81 0.91 0.67 0.74 0.35 0.40
< 250K Pop. 2.21 1.68 2.12 1.74 1.47 1.17
Nonmetro 0.92 0.77 0.76 0.67 0.39 0.36
Urbanized 1.27 1.07 1.06 0.99 0.52 0.54
Less Urbanized 1.42 1.22 1.21 0.98 0.60 0.50
Completely Rural 2.83 2.33 1.86 2.10 1.06 1.21
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Table 2.83P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.2241   0.3731   0.7397  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0808   0.4107   0.7777  
New England 0.4065   0.5340   0.0306  
Middle Atlantic 0.1214   0.2417   0.4920  
Midwest 0.3140   0.2409   0.1742  
East North Central 0.4522   0.1984   0.1842  
West North Central 0.5318   0.8696   0.6608  
South 0.7355   0.8015   0.8253  
South Atlantic 0.6811   0.9308   0.4249  
East South Central 0.8285   0.3776   0.3410  
West South Central 0.8797   0.9203   0.3177  
West 0.8925   0.6410   0.7885  
Mountain 0.7299   0.6144   0.9193  
Pacific 0.9835   0.4938   0.7973  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8757   0.7918   0.6447  
Small Metro 0.1012   0.0845   0.2992  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1564   0.3171   0.9397  
< 250K Pop. 0.4062   0.1587   0.2125  
Nonmetro 0.4805   0.8270   0.8328  
Urbanized 0.5859   0.5953   0.6537  
Less Urbanized 0.9044   0.9391   0.7210  
Completely Rural 0.3281   0.6931   0.5972  
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Table 2.84C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 1,656 1,703 858 905 428 453
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 720 711 360 389 167 197
New England 348 344 198 158 90 78
Middle Atlantic 631 623 302 355 141 180
Midwest 627 654 365 408 184 211
East North Central 514 484 298 300 146 155
West North Central 373 434 209 275 114 141
South 1,018 1,077 553 553 265 280
South Atlantic 766 879 372 416 201 216
East South Central 319 343 180 188 93 103
West South Central 592 555 359 318 138 145
West 929 909 463 451 207 196
Mountain 515 423 252 198 95 81
Pacific 773 806 388 403 183 182
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,358 1,306 702 706 329 351
Small Metro 992 1,054 510 507 232 252
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 802 892 414 409 190 207
< 250K Pop. 603 605 310 325 128 154
Nonmetro 571 590 314 332 147 161
Urbanized 392 440 163 246 99 100
Less Urbanized 456 387 258 221 95 119
Completely Rural 171 219 80 110 52 45
130320
Table 2.84D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2011 and 2012
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.45 0.45 0.33 0.35 0.19 0.20
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.02 0.98 0.82 0.77 0.41 0.45
New England 1.91 1.64 1.61 1.28 0.85 0.67
Middle Atlantic 1.19 1.19 0.94 0.94 0.47 0.56
Midwest 0.79 0.83 0.60 0.69 0.36 0.42
East North Central 0.96 1.00 0.72 0.81 0.41 0.47
West North Central 1.39 1.54 1.06 1.31 0.71 0.83
South 0.72 0.82 0.56 0.58 0.31 0.33
South Atlantic 1.06 1.21 0.79 0.79 0.45 0.47
East South Central 1.71 1.75 1.24 1.20 0.70 0.74
West South Central 1.28 1.29 1.01 1.10 0.51 0.54
West 1.14 1.01 0.75 0.81 0.39 0.39
Mountain 1.66 1.58 1.21 1.18 0.56 0.51
Pacific 1.46 1.29 0.94 1.04 0.50 0.53
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.66 0.65 0.47 0.52 0.26 0.29
Small Metro 0.77 0.78 0.62 0.60 0.33 0.36
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.98 0.99 0.76 0.73 0.40 0.44
< 250K Pop. 1.21 1.30 1.06 1.10 0.54 0.64
Nonmetro 1.01 0.98 0.71 0.71 0.38 0.41
Urbanized 1.57 1.55 0.91 1.16 0.60 0.56
Less Urbanized 1.51 1.42 1.17 1.03 0.53 0.66
Completely Rural 2.86 3.40 1.79 2.31 1.25 0.98
130320
Table 2.84P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2012 Versus 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2011)
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2012)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2012)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2011 and 2012.
TOTAL 0.5097   0.3836   0.0826  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4738   0.8818   0.1840  
New England 0.5329   0.2228   0.8422  
Middle Atlantic 0.6218   0.3856   0.1569  
Midwest 0.1239   0.0653   0.0882  
East North Central 0.5624   0.1063   0.1248  
West North Central 0.0666   0.3847   0.4291  
South 0.7378   0.7909   0.2540  
South Atlantic 0.4176   0.4251   0.5394  
East South Central 0.8647   0.5468   0.1845  
West South Central 0.0785   0.3809   0.6897  
West 0.9770   0.8349   0.6282  
Mountain 0.8494   0.9764   0.7707  
Pacific 0.9000   0.8263   0.6869  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3680   0.6599   0.1795  
Small Metro 0.0871   0.9901   0.5895  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0599   0.8547   0.9829  
< 250K Pop. 0.8156   0.8149   0.3583  
Nonmetro 0.1192   0.0962   0.2009  
Urbanized 0.0530   0.0249   0.8215  
Less Urbanized 0.9300   0.9949   0.0900  
Completely Rural 0.3550   0.3461   0.7628  

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