Binge Drinking

Do you know the stats?

Which gender reports higher rates of heavy drinking?

29.9% of men reported at least one heavy drinking day in 2015, compared with 17.4% of women.

Which age group reports the highest rates of heavy drinking?

33.2% of adults age 25-44 reported heavy drinking in 2015, compared with 30.1% of adults age 18-24.

Which level of educational attainment is coorelated with higher rates of heavy drinking?

24.9% of college graduates reported heavy drinking in 2013, compared with 22.2% of high school graduates.

Which U.S. region reports the highest rates of heavy drinking?

28.3% of Midwesterners reported binge drinking in 2013, compared with 23.5% of Westerners and 22.9% of Northeasterners.

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