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Table 2.43A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 3,319 3,326 1,912 1,849 409 379
GENDER            
Male 1,710 1,697 1,038 1,004 257 235
Female 1,609 1,629 874 845 152 144
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,638 2,645 1,501 1,486 312 329
White 2,111 2,029 1,264 1,193 271 278
Black or African American 383 370 149 160 19 16
American Indian or Alaska Native 15 21 11 15 1 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 51a 89 26 42 6 8
Two or More Races 68b 126 42 67 15 19
Hispanic or Latino 680 681 411 363 97b 49
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,041 1,053 653 679 159 176
Female, White, Not Hispanic 1,069 977 611a 514 112 102
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 186 181 78 74 10 8
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 197 189 71 86 9 8
Male, Hispanic 398 340 254a 179 75b 34
Female, Hispanic 282 341 157 184 22 15
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Table 2.43B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 13.6 13.3 7.9 7.4 1.7 1.5
GENDER            
Male 13.7 13.3 8.3 7.9 2.1 1.8
Female 13.5 13.3 7.4 6.9 1.3 1.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 13.6 13.5 7.7 7.6 1.6 1.7
White 15.0 14.6 9.0 8.6 1.9 2.0
Black or African American 10.8 10.5 4.2 4.5 0.5 0.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 11.1 15.2 8.7 11.2 1.1 2.6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4.9 7.4 2.5 3.5 0.5 0.7
Two or More Races 13.0 17.5 8.0 9.3 2.8 2.6
Hispanic or Latino 13.9 12.6 8.4a 6.7 2.0b 0.9
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 14.4 14.7 9.1 9.5 2.2 2.5
Female, White, Not Hispanic 15.6 14.5 8.9a 7.6 1.6 1.5
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 10.4 10.3 4.3 4.2 0.5 0.5
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 11.1 10.7 4.0 4.9 0.5 0.5
Male, Hispanic 15.6a 12.3 10.0b 6.4 2.9b 1.2
Female, Hispanic 11.9 12.9 6.6 7.0 0.9 0.6
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Table 2.44A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 20,917 20,814 13,796 13,653 4,617b 4,165
GENDER            
Male 11,360b 10,867 8,322a 7,961 3,173b 2,814
Female 9,558a 9,947 5,474 5,692 1,444 1,351
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,401 17,135 11,382 11,144 3,951b 3,475
White 13,720 13,246 9,351 9,035 3,506b 3,063
Black or African American 2,402 2,310 1,347 1,265 269 226
American Indian or Alaska Native 95 113 76 85 * 27
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 759 946 370 454 84 76
Two or More Races 348 438 188 250 51 72
Hispanic or Latino 3,516 3,678 2,414 2,509 665 691
EDUCATION            
< High School 2,667 2,545 1,905 1,820 567 511
High School Graduate 6,375 6,255 4,346 4,249 1,335 1,278
Some College 7,980 8,092 5,135 5,171 1,869 1,677
College Graduate 3,896 3,922 2,409 2,413 846a 699
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 8,550 8,658 5,812 5,822 1,844 1,764
Part-Time 6,000 5,892 3,859 3,757 1,343 1,181
Unemployed 2,634 2,468 1,799 1,737 649b 477
Other1 3,733 3,796 2,325 2,337 781 744
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Table 2.44B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 61.4 60.7 40.5 39.8 13.5b 12.1
GENDER            
Male 65.7b 63.3 48.1 46.3 18.4b 16.4
Female 56.9 58.1 32.6 33.2 8.6 7.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 63.3 62.9 41.4 40.9 14.4b 12.7
White 67.5 67.6 46.0 46.1 17.2a 15.6
Black or African American 49.4 49.2 27.7 26.9 5.5 4.8
American Indian or Alaska Native 51.9 52.3 41.8 39.4 * 12.6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 52.8 50.2 25.8 24.1 5.8 4.0
Two or More Races 63.5 61.6 34.2 35.2 9.4 10.1
Hispanic or Latino 53.5 52.2 36.8 35.6 10.1 9.8
EDUCATION            
< High School 45.0 44.3 32.1 31.7 9.6 8.9
High School Graduate 54.5 53.5 37.2 36.3 11.4 10.9
Some College 68.5 67.7 44.1 43.2 16.0a 14.0
College Graduate 81.1 80.0 50.2 49.2 17.6b 14.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 68.8 69.4 46.8 46.6 14.8 14.1
Part-Time 63.2 62.9 40.6 40.1 14.1 12.6
Unemployed 57.8 55.1 39.5 38.7 14.2b 10.6
Other1 49.2 47.6 30.7 29.3 10.3 9.3
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Table 2.45A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 107,138 109,245 42,827 42,839 11,874 11,321
GENDER            
Male 57,695 58,172 28,757 28,410 9,030 8,614
Female 49,443 51,073 14,070 14,429 2,843 2,707
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 95,967 96,869 36,404 36,497 10,757 10,080
White 80,652 80,739 30,127 30,211 9,279 8,673
Black or African American 10,152 10,052 4,469 4,436 1,058 955
American Indian or Alaska Native 332 505 211 247 56 134
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3,576 3,936 1,011 950 189 120
Two or More Races 1,025 1,311 457 428 119 114
Hispanic or Latino 11,171a 12,376 6,423 6,342 1,117 1,240
EDUCATION            
< High School 10,281a 9,042 5,999 5,700 1,862 1,560
High School Graduate 27,569 28,995 12,937 13,388 3,654 3,568
Some College 27,700 28,638 11,065 11,312 2,876 3,202
College Graduate 41,589 42,569 12,825 12,438 3,482 2,991
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 65,423 65,704 28,049 28,343 7,798 7,482
Part-Time 13,025 13,054 4,581 4,131 1,211 1,174
Unemployed 5,669a 4,883 3,058 2,782 1,002 743
Other1 23,020a 25,604 7,138 7,582 1,863 1,922
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Table 2.45B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 54.9 55.1 21.9 21.6 6.1 5.7
GENDER            
Male 61.6 61.4 30.7 30.0 9.6 9.1
Female 48.7 49.3 13.9 13.9 2.8 2.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 56.5 56.5 21.4 21.3 6.3 5.9
White 59.5 59.5 22.2 22.3 6.8 6.4
Black or African American 46.6 45.6 20.5 20.1 4.9 4.3
American Indian or Alaska Native 37.2 47.0 23.6 23.0 6.3 12.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 39.9 42.1 11.3 10.2 2.1 1.3
Two or More Races 48.7 51.0 21.7 16.6 5.6 4.4
Hispanic or Latino 44.2 46.0 25.4 23.5 4.4 4.6
EDUCATION            
< High School 35.3 33.2 20.6 20.9 6.4 5.7
High School Graduate 47.8 50.0 22.4 23.1 6.3 6.2
Some College 58.3 57.6 23.3 22.7 6.1 6.4
College Graduate 68.2 67.2 21.0 19.6 5.7a 4.7
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 64.3 63.6 27.6 27.5 7.7 7.2
Part-Time 55.1 56.6 19.4 17.9 5.1 5.1
Unemployed 55.3 53.6 29.8 30.5 9.8 8.2
Other1 38.7 40.7 12.0 12.1 3.1 3.1
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Table 2.46A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 128,055 130,059 56,623 56,491 16,490 15,486
GENDER            
Male 69,055 69,039 37,078 36,371 12,203 11,428
Female 59,000a 61,020 19,544 20,121 4,287 4,058
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 113,368 114,005 47,785 47,641 14,708a 13,555
White 94,371 93,985 39,477 39,247 12,785a 11,736
Black or African American 12,554 12,362 5,815 5,701 1,327 1,181
American Indian or Alaska Native 427a 618 287 332 81 161
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4,336 4,882 1,381 1,404 273 196
Two or More Races 1,373a 1,748 644 677 170 186
Hispanic or Latino 14,687b 16,054 8,837 8,850 1,782 1,931
EDUCATION            
< High School 12,947b 11,588 7,905 7,520 2,429 2,071
High School Graduate 33,944 35,250 17,284 17,637 4,989 4,846
Some College 35,679 36,730 16,201 16,482 4,745 4,879
College Graduate 45,485 46,491 15,234 14,852 4,328a 3,690
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 73,973 74,362 33,861 34,165 9,642 9,245
Part-Time 19,025 18,945 8,441 7,888 2,554 2,355
Unemployed 8,303a 7,351 4,857 4,519 1,650b 1,220
Other1 26,754a 29,400 9,463 9,919 2,644 2,665
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Table 2.46B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 55.9 55.9 24.7 24.3 7.2a 6.7
GENDER            
Male 62.2 61.7 33.4 32.5 11.0 10.2
Female 49.9 50.5 16.5 16.7 3.6 3.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 57.4 57.4 24.2 24.0 7.5a 6.8
White 60.5 60.5 25.3 25.3 8.2a 7.6
Black or African American 47.1 46.2 21.8 21.3 5.0 4.4
American Indian or Alaska Native 39.7 47.9 26.7 25.7 7.6 12.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 41.7 43.5 13.3 12.5 2.6 1.7
Two or More Races 51.8 53.3 24.3 20.7 6.4 5.7
Hispanic or Latino 46.1 47.2 27.7 26.0 5.6 5.7
EDUCATION            
< High School 36.9 35.1 22.6 22.8 6.9 6.3
High School Graduate 48.9 50.6 24.9 25.3 7.2 7.0
Some College 60.3 59.5 27.4 26.7 8.0 7.9
College Graduate 69.2 68.2 23.2 21.8 6.6a 5.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 64.8 64.3 29.6 29.5 8.4 8.0
Part-Time 57.4 58.4 25.5 24.3 7.7 7.3
Unemployed 56.1 54.1 32.8 33.2 11.1a 9.0
Other1 39.9 41.5 14.1 14.0 3.9 3.8
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Table 2.47A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 174,409 173,890 83,384 81,859 69,663 68,225
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 32,738a 31,640 14,881 15,027 12,139 12,102
New England 8,938 8,667 3,581 3,828 2,853 3,021
Middle Atlantic 23,800a 22,973 11,300 11,198 9,285 9,080
Midwest 40,067 39,653 19,629 19,145 16,456 16,281
East North Central 27,888 27,310 13,625 13,370 11,301 11,359
West North Central 12,179 12,344 6,004 5,776 5,154 4,922
South 63,259 64,494 31,701 31,206 27,178 26,597
South Atlantic 32,885a 34,112 15,702 15,529 13,484 13,023
East South Central 10,852 10,953 6,112 5,877 5,432 5,258
West South Central 19,522 19,428 9,887 9,801 8,262 8,316
West 38,344 38,103 17,173 16,480 13,891 13,245
Mountain 12,226 11,803 5,726 5,581 4,772 4,696
Pacific 26,118 26,301 11,447 10,899 9,119 8,548
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 91,150 88,948 42,446 40,988 34,832 33,168
Small Metro 53,677 56,229 25,934 26,399 21,746 22,297
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 35,166a 37,798 16,805 17,547 14,098 14,732
< 250K Pop. 18,511 18,431 9,129 8,852 7,648 7,565
Nonmetro 29,582 28,713 15,003 14,471 13,085 12,759
Urbanized 12,700 11,783 6,020 5,863 5,229 5,098
Less Urbanized 14,200 13,883 7,664 7,015 6,683 6,191
Completely Rural 2,683 3,047 1,319 1,594 1,172 1,470
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Table 2.47B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 68.8b 67.5 32.9a 31.8 27.5a 26.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 70.4b 67.5 32.0 32.0 26.1 25.8
New England 73.0 70.3 29.2 31.1 23.3 24.5
Middle Atlantic 69.4a 66.5 33.0 32.4 27.1 26.3
Midwest 72.4 71.2 35.5 34.4 29.7 29.2
East North Central 72.4a 70.6 35.4 34.6 29.3 29.4
West North Central 72.5 72.6 35.7 34.0 30.7 29.0
South 68.0 67.8 34.1 32.8 29.2 27.9
South Atlantic 67.1 68.0 32.0 30.9 27.5 25.9
East South Central 72.0 71.6 40.5 38.4 36.0 34.4
West South Central 67.6 65.4 34.2 33.0 28.6 28.0
West 65.2 63.7 29.2 27.5 23.6 22.1
Mountain 67.8 65.0 31.7 30.7 26.5 25.9
Pacific 64.1 63.1 28.1 26.2 22.4 20.5
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 67.2b 65.0 31.3 30.0 25.7a 24.2
Small Metro 69.3 69.8 33.5 32.8 28.1 27.7
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 68.3 69.4 32.6 32.2 27.4 27.0
< 250K Pop. 71.3 70.6 35.2 33.9 29.5 29.0
Nonmetro 73.1 71.5 37.1 36.0 32.3 31.8
Urbanized 74.4a 70.1 35.3 34.9 30.6 30.3
Less Urbanized 72.3 72.4 39.0 36.6 34.0 32.3
Completely Rural 72.0 72.5 35.4 37.9 31.5 35.0
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Table 2.48A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 6,112a 5,782 4,419 4,203 2,612 2,490
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,017 940 765 757 433 470
New England 281 269 223 230 118 139
Middle Atlantic 737 671 542 527 315 331
Midwest 1,338 1,319 997 953 615 575
East North Central 908 893 669 631 394 378
West North Central 431 427 328 321 221 197
South 2,393a 2,193 1,711 1,577 990 935
South Atlantic 1,194a 1,052 856 791 497 448
East South Central 443 412 294 290 182 192
West South Central 757 729 561 496 310 296
West 1,363 1,330 946 916 575 510
Mountain 461 422 325 297 218 187
Pacific 902 908 621 618 357 323
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 2,913 2,719 2,137 1,973 1,226 1,115
Small Metro 2,030 1,919 1,433 1,434 841 870
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,363 1,270 974 951 558 560
< 250K Pop. 666 649 459 483 283 311
Nonmetro 1,169 1,145 849 796 545 505
Urbanized 428 482 303 347 175 205
Less Urbanized 647 551 472a 369 316 247
Completely Rural 94 111 74 80 54 52
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Table 2.48B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 25.1b 23.2 18.1b 16.8 10.7a 10.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 24.0 22.0 18.1 17.7 10.2 11.0
New England 25.7 24.2 20.4 20.7 10.8 12.5
Middle Atlantic 23.4 21.2 17.3 16.7 10.0 10.5
Midwest 25.1 24.2 18.7 17.5 11.5 10.6
East North Central 24.3 23.4 17.9 16.6 10.5 9.9
West North Central 27.1 26.0 20.6 19.6 13.9 12.0
South 26.7b 23.7 19.1a 17.0 11.0 10.1
South Atlantic 26.6b 22.8 19.1 17.1 11.1 9.7
East South Central 30.6 27.9 20.3 19.6 12.6 13.0
West South Central 25.0 23.1 18.6 15.7 10.3 9.4
West 23.4 22.2 16.3 15.3 9.9 8.5
Mountain 25.8 22.9 18.2 16.2 12.2 10.2
Pacific 22.4 21.9 15.4 14.9 8.9 7.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 22.3a 20.4 16.4a 14.8 9.4 8.4
Small Metro 27.0b 24.5 19.0 18.3 11.2 11.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 27.1b 23.7 19.3 17.7 11.1 10.4
< 250K Pop. 26.8 26.3 18.5 19.6 11.4 12.6
Nonmetro 30.9 30.0 22.4 20.8 14.4 13.2
Urbanized 28.1 28.5 19.9 20.5 11.4 12.1
Less Urbanized 33.3 31.1 24.3 20.8 16.3 14.0
Completely Rural 29.6 31.1 23.3 22.5 17.1 14.6
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Table 2.49A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 23,437 23,304 17,484 17,159 13,934 13,532
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 4,198 4,145 3,100 3,064 2,450 2,355
New England 1,171 1,136 866 838 699 628
Middle Atlantic 3,027 3,009 2,233 2,226 1,751 1,727
Midwest 5,456b 5,248 4,217a 4,003 3,465a 3,249
East North Central 3,701 3,590 2,862 2,728 2,368a 2,206
West North Central 1,756a 1,658 1,355 1,275 1,098 1,042
South 8,445 8,541 6,374 6,288 5,130 4,963
South Atlantic 4,251 4,361 3,151 3,121 2,520 2,400
East South Central 1,392 1,457 1,092 1,135 925 980
West South Central 2,802 2,723 2,131 2,032 1,685 1,583
West 5,338 5,370 3,793 3,805 2,889 2,965
Mountain 1,708 1,655 1,202 1,190 911 943
Pacific 3,630 3,715 2,591 2,615 1,978 2,022
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 12,043 12,178 8,806 8,837 6,870 6,833
Small Metro 7,800 7,644 5,867 5,658 4,663 4,472
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 4,868 4,827 3,598 3,507 2,868 2,786
< 250K Pop. 2,932 2,817 2,269 2,151 1,795 1,685
Nonmetro 3,594 3,482 2,811 2,664 2,401 2,228
Urbanized 1,627 1,636 1,282 1,214 1,088 1,002
Less Urbanized 1,700 1,524 1,333 1,189 1,136 998
Completely Rural 267 323 196 262 177 228
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Table 2.49B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 68.8 67.9 51.3 50.0 40.9a 39.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 69.4 67.7 51.3 50.1 40.5 38.5
New England 72.1 70.8 53.3 52.2 43.0 39.1
Middle Atlantic 68.5 66.6 50.5 49.3 39.6 38.2
Midwest 72.8 71.5 56.3 54.5 46.2 44.3
East North Central 72.0 70.9 55.7 53.9 46.1 43.6
West North Central 74.5 72.8 57.5 56.0 46.6 45.8
South 68.0 67.7 51.3 49.9 41.3 39.4
South Atlantic 67.3 67.7 49.9 48.5 39.9 37.3
East South Central 70.0 72.5 54.9 56.5 46.5 48.8
West South Central 68.1 65.5 51.8 48.8 40.9 38.1
West 65.8 65.2 46.8 46.2 35.6 36.0
Mountain 68.4 67.0 48.1 48.2 36.5 38.2
Pacific 64.7 64.5 46.1 45.4 35.2 35.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 66.3 66.2 48.5 48.0 37.8 37.1
Small Metro 70.1 68.6 52.8 50.8 41.9 40.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 69.3 68.2 51.2 49.5 40.8 39.3
< 250K Pop. 71.6 69.3 55.4 52.9 43.8 41.5
Nonmetro 75.0 73.4 58.7 56.1 50.1a 46.9
Urbanized 77.1 74.1 60.7a 55.0 51.5b 45.4
Less Urbanized 72.9 72.8 57.2 56.8 48.7 47.7
Completely Rural 76.6 72.6 56.3 58.9 50.7 51.4
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Table 2.50A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 144,860 144,804 61,482 60,497 53,117 52,203
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 27,523a 26,555 11,016 11,205 9,256 9,276
New England 7,486 7,262 2,492 2,760 2,036 2,254
Middle Atlantic 20,036 19,294 8,524 8,445 7,220 7,022
Midwest 33,272 33,086 14,415 14,190 12,375 12,457
East North Central 23,280 22,827 10,094 10,011 8,540 8,775
West North Central 9,993 10,259 4,322 4,180 3,836 3,682
South 52,421 53,759 23,616 23,341 21,058 20,699
South Atlantic 27,441a 28,699 11,695 11,617 10,466 10,175
East South Central 9,017 9,084 4,726 4,452 4,324 4,087
West South Central 15,963 15,976 7,195 7,272 6,268 6,437
West 31,643 31,404 12,434 11,760 10,428 9,770
Mountain 10,058 9,726 4,199 4,094 3,644 3,566
Pacific 21,585 21,678 8,235 7,666 6,784 6,204
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 76,194 74,052 31,504 30,178 26,736 25,221
Small Metro 43,847a 46,666 18,635 19,308 16,242 16,955
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 28,934a 31,701 12,233 13,089 10,671 11,386
< 250K Pop. 14,913 14,965 6,401 6,218 5,571 5,569
Nonmetro 24,819 24,087 11,343 11,011 10,138 10,026
Urbanized 10,644 9,666 4,436 4,301 3,966 3,891
Less Urbanized 11,854 11,808 5,859 5,458 5,231 4,946
Completely Rural 2,321 2,614 1,049 1,252 941 1,190
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Table 2.50B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 74.2a 73.0 31.5 30.5 27.2 26.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 75.9a 72.8 30.4 30.7 25.5 25.4
New England 78.6 75.6 26.2 28.7 21.4 23.5
Middle Atlantic 75.0a 71.8 31.9 31.4 27.0 26.1
Midwest 78.3 77.1 33.9 33.1 29.1 29.0
East North Central 78.5 76.6 34.0 33.6 28.8 29.4
West North Central 77.7 78.4 33.6 31.9 29.8 28.1
South 73.2 73.3 33.0 31.8 29.4 28.2
South Atlantic 71.8 73.4 30.6 29.7 27.4 26.0
East South Central 77.4 76.9 40.6 37.7 37.1 34.6
West South Central 73.4 71.4 33.1 32.5 28.8 28.8
West 70.6 68.8 27.7 25.8 23.3 21.4
Mountain 73.1 70.2 30.5 29.6 26.5 25.7
Pacific 69.4 68.3 26.5 24.1 21.8 19.5
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 72.9b 70.5 30.1 28.7 25.6a 24.0
Small Metro 74.6 75.7 31.7 31.3 27.6 27.5
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 73.4 75.4 31.0 31.1 27.1 27.1
< 250K Pop. 76.9 76.5 33.0 31.8 28.7 28.5
Nonmetro 77.9 76.2 35.6 34.8 31.8 31.7
Urbanized 79.2 74.9 33.0 33.4 29.5 30.2
Less Urbanized 77.1 77.1 38.1 35.6 34.0 32.3
Completely Rural 75.9 76.9 34.3 36.8 30.8 35.0
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Table 2.51A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 168,297 168,108 78,965 77,656 67,051 65,735
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 31,721a 30,700 14,116 14,269 11,706 11,631
New England 8,658 8,398 3,358 3,598 2,735 2,882
Middle Atlantic 23,063 22,303 10,757 10,671 8,971 8,749
Midwest 38,729 38,334 18,633 18,193 15,841 15,706
East North Central 26,981 26,417 12,956 12,738 10,907 10,981
West North Central 11,748 11,917 5,677 5,455 4,934 4,725
South 60,866 62,300 29,990 29,629 26,188 25,663
South Atlantic 31,692a 33,060 14,845 14,738 12,986 12,575
East South Central 10,409 10,541 5,819 5,587 5,249 5,067
West South Central 18,766 18,699 9,326 9,304 7,952 8,021
West 36,981 36,774 16,227 15,565 13,316 12,735
Mountain 11,766 11,381 5,401 5,283 4,555 4,510
Pacific 25,216 25,393 10,826 10,281 8,762 8,226
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 88,236 86,230 40,310 39,015 33,606 32,054
Small Metro 51,647 54,310 24,502 24,965 20,905 21,427
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 33,802a 36,529 15,831 16,596 13,539 14,172
< 250K Pop. 17,845 17,781 8,670 8,369 7,366 7,255
Nonmetro 28,413 27,568 14,154 13,675 12,539 12,254
Urbanized 12,271 11,301 5,717 5,515 5,055 4,892
Less Urbanized 13,553 13,331 7,192 6,646 6,367 5,944
Completely Rural 2,588 2,936 1,245 1,514 1,118 1,418
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Table 2.51B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 73.4a 72.3 34.4a 33.4 29.2a 28.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 75.0b 72.0 33.4 33.5 27.7 27.3
New England 77.6 74.9 30.1 32.1 24.5 25.7
Middle Atlantic 74.1a 71.0 34.5 34.0 28.8 27.9
Midwest 77.4 76.3 37.3 36.2 31.7 31.3
East North Central 77.5 75.7 37.2 36.5 31.3 31.5
West North Central 77.2 77.6 37.3 35.5 32.4 30.8
South 72.5 72.5 35.7 34.5 31.2 29.9
South Atlantic 71.2 72.6 33.4 32.3 29.2 27.6
East South Central 76.3 76.2 42.7 40.4 38.5 36.6
West South Central 72.6 70.5 36.1 35.1 30.8 30.2
West 69.8 68.3 30.6 28.9 25.1 23.7
Mountain 72.4 69.7 33.2 32.4 28.0 27.6
Pacific 68.7 67.7 29.5 27.4 23.9 21.9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 71.9b 69.8 32.9 31.6 27.4a 26.0
Small Metro 73.9 74.6 35.0 34.3 29.9 29.4
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 72.8 74.3 34.1 33.8 29.1 28.8
< 250K Pop. 76.0 75.3 36.9 35.4 31.4 30.7
Nonmetro 77.5 75.8 38.6 37.6 34.2 33.7
Urbanized 78.9a 74.8 36.8 36.5 32.5 32.4
Less Urbanized 76.5 76.6 40.6 38.2 36.0 34.1
Completely Rural 76.0 76.4 36.5 39.4 32.8 36.9
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Table 2.52A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 162,940 161,799 68,599 67,126 58,336 56,819
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 30,570a 29,408 12,266 12,368 10,406 10,395
New England 8,229 7,949 2,991 2,983 2,508 2,486
Middle Atlantic 22,341a 21,459 9,275 9,385 7,898 7,910
Midwest 37,365 36,949 16,106 15,646 13,724 13,462
East North Central 25,984 25,399 11,208 10,988 9,468 9,510
West North Central 11,381 11,549 4,898 4,658 4,255 3,953
South 59,206 59,766 25,968 25,704 22,448 22,102
South Atlantic 30,956 31,455 12,982 12,685 11,293 10,775
East South Central 9,969 10,151 4,808 4,835 4,251 4,326
West South Central 18,282 18,160 8,178 8,184 6,904 7,001
West 35,799 35,676 14,258 13,407 11,759 10,859
Mountain 11,445 11,049 4,724 4,547 4,022 3,785
Pacific 24,354 24,627 9,534 8,861 7,737 7,074
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 85,546 82,791 35,179 33,527 29,518 27,858
Small Metro 49,738 52,299 21,336 21,502 18,256 18,358
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 32,499a 35,078 13,703 14,189 11,722 12,114
< 250K Pop. 17,239 17,221 7,633 7,313 6,535 6,244
Nonmetro 27,655 26,708 12,084 12,097 10,561 10,603
Urbanized 11,868 10,916 4,914 4,919 4,299 4,288
Less Urbanized 13,282 12,909 6,221 5,852 5,423 5,109
Completely Rural 2,506 2,884 949a 1,326 839a 1,207
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Table 2.52B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 64.2b 62.8 27.0a 26.1 23.0a 22.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 65.7b 62.7 26.4 26.4 22.4 22.2
New England 67.2 64.5 24.4 24.2 20.5 20.2
Middle Atlantic 65.2a 62.1 27.1 27.1 23.0 22.9
Midwest 67.5 66.3 29.1 28.1 24.8 24.2
East North Central 67.4 65.6 29.1 28.4 24.6 24.6
West North Central 67.7 67.9 29.1 27.4 25.3 23.3
South 63.7 62.8 27.9 27.0 24.1 23.2
South Atlantic 63.2 62.7 26.5 25.3 23.0 21.5
East South Central 66.1 66.3 31.9 31.6 28.2 28.3
West South Central 63.3 61.2 28.3 27.6 23.9 23.6
West 60.9 59.6 24.3 22.4 20.0a 18.1
Mountain 63.5 60.8 26.2 25.0 22.3 20.8
Pacific 59.8 59.1 23.4 21.3 19.0 17.0
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 63.0b 60.5 25.9a 24.5 21.8a 20.4
Small Metro 64.2 64.9 27.5 26.7 23.6 22.8
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 63.1 64.4 26.6 26.0 22.8 22.2
< 250K Pop. 66.4 66.0 29.4 28.0 25.2 23.9
Nonmetro 68.4 66.5 29.9 30.1 26.1 26.4
Urbanized 69.5b 65.0 28.8 29.3 25.2 25.5
Less Urbanized 67.6 67.3 31.7 30.5 27.6 26.6
Completely Rural 67.3 68.6 25.5 31.6 22.5a 28.7
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Table 2.53A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 4,986 4,773 3,460 3,287 2,040 1,939
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 827 771 591 589 341 359
New England 220 212 166 168 92 101
Middle Atlantic 607 560 425 421 249 257
Midwest 1,076 1,060 773 711 492 444
East North Central 736 717 525 468 318 282
West North Central 340 343 248 243 174 162
South 1,949 1,802 1,332 1,227 745 707
South Atlantic 967 852 675 615 380 344
East South Central 350 331 215 219 132 144
West South Central 631 619 442 392 234 220
West 1,135 1,140 764 760 462 428
Mountain 385 354 259 238 179 144
Pacific 750 787 505 522 284 284
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 2,384 2,221 1,691 1,536 981 864
Small Metro 1,644 1,600 1,130 1,112 644 680
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,110 1,058 769 734 433 441
< 250K Pop. 534 543 361 378 211 239
Nonmetro 958 952 639 638 415 394
Urbanized 350 406 223a 286 133 171
Less Urbanized 533 450 360 288 240 185
Completely Rural 76 97 56 65 42 38
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Table 2.53B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 20.5a 19.1 14.2a 13.2 8.4 7.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 19.5 18.0 14.0 13.8 8.0 8.4
New England 20.2 19.0 15.1 15.1 8.4 9.1
Middle Atlantic 19.3 17.7 13.5 13.3 7.9 8.1
Midwest 20.2 19.5 14.5 13.1 9.2 8.2
East North Central 19.7 18.8 14.0 12.3 8.5 7.4
West North Central 21.4 20.9 15.6 14.8 10.9 9.9
South 21.8a 19.5 14.9a 13.3 8.3 7.6
South Atlantic 21.5a 18.4 15.0 13.3 8.5 7.4
East South Central 24.3 22.4 14.9 14.8 9.1 9.7
West South Central 20.9 19.6 14.6 12.4 7.7 7.0
West 19.5 19.0 13.1 12.7 7.9 7.1
Mountain 21.5 19.2 14.5 12.9 10.0 7.8
Pacific 18.6 18.9 12.5 12.6 7.0 6.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 18.3a 16.7 13.0a 11.5 7.5a 6.5
Small Metro 21.9 20.4 15.0 14.2 8.6 8.7
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 22.1a 19.7 15.3 13.7 8.6 8.2
< 250K Pop. 21.5 22.0 14.5 15.3 8.5 9.7
Nonmetro 25.3 24.9 16.9 16.7 11.0 10.3
Urbanized 22.9 24.0 14.6 16.9 8.7 10.1
Less Urbanized 27.5 25.4 18.5 16.3 12.4 10.5
Completely Rural 23.8 27.2 17.6 18.1 13.3 10.6
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Table 2.54A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 21,224 20,929 14,733 14,516 11,702 11,488
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 3,789 3,673 2,589 2,543 2,055 2,006
New England 1,058a 962 734 662 594 524
Middle Atlantic 2,731 2,711 1,856 1,880 1,460 1,482
Midwest 4,924b 4,688 3,524 3,379 2,890 2,756
East North Central 3,331a 3,204 2,407 2,296 1,963 1,880
West North Central 1,593a 1,484 1,116 1,083 927 876
South 7,666 7,657 5,405 5,320 4,322 4,200
South Atlantic 3,799 3,821 2,651 2,579 2,134 2,015
East South Central 1,256 1,325 915 968 763 823
West South Central 2,612 2,511 1,839 1,773 1,425 1,363
West 4,845 4,911 3,215 3,274 2,435 2,526
Mountain 1,526 1,508 1,007 1,041 761 819
Pacific 3,319 3,403 2,208 2,233 1,674 1,707
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 10,999 10,920 7,505 7,386 5,815 5,739
Small Metro 6,957 6,846 4,840 4,816 3,859 3,835
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 4,336 4,360 2,955 3,006 2,385 2,398
< 250K Pop. 2,621 2,486 1,884 1,810 1,473 1,436
Nonmetro 3,268 3,163 2,389 2,314 2,029 1,914
Urbanized 1,457 1,486 1,075 1,064 923 875
Less Urbanized 1,564 1,381 1,135 1,017 952 837
Completely Rural 247 296 179 232 155 202
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Table 2.54B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 62.3 61.0 43.2 42.3 34.3 33.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 62.7 60.0 42.8 41.5 34.0 32.8
New England 65.1 60.0 45.1 41.3 36.6 32.6
Middle Atlantic 61.8 60.0 42.0 41.6 33.0 32.8
Midwest 65.7 63.9 47.0 46.0 38.6 37.5
East North Central 64.8 63.3 46.8 45.3 38.2 37.1
West North Central 67.6 65.2 47.4 47.6 39.3 38.5
South 61.7 60.7 43.5 42.2 34.8 33.3
South Atlantic 60.1 59.3 42.0 40.0 33.8 31.3
East South Central 63.2 65.9 46.0 48.2 38.4 40.9
West South Central 63.5 60.4 44.7 42.6 34.6 32.7
West 59.7 59.7 39.6 39.8 30.0 30.7
Mountain 61.1 61.0 40.3 42.2 30.5 33.2
Pacific 59.1 59.1 39.3 38.8 29.8 29.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 60.6 59.3 41.3 40.1 32.0 31.2
Small Metro 62.6 61.4 43.5 43.2 34.7 34.4
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 61.7 61.6 42.1 42.4 34.0 33.9
< 250K Pop. 64.0 61.2 46.0 44.5 36.0 35.3
Nonmetro 68.2 66.7 49.8 48.7 42.3 40.3
Urbanized 69.0 67.3 50.9 48.2 43.7 39.6
Less Urbanized 67.1 66.0 48.7 48.6 40.8 40.0
Completely Rural 70.8 66.7 51.2 52.2 44.3 45.4
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Table 2.55A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 136,729 136,096 50,406 49,323 44,593 43,392
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 25,954a 24,964 9,085 9,237 8,011 8,031
New England 6,950 6,776 2,091 2,153 1,822 1,861
Middle Atlantic 19,003 18,188 6,994 7,084 6,189 6,170
Midwest 31,365 31,200 11,810 11,556 10,341 10,262
East North Central 21,916 21,478 8,276 8,224 7,187 7,348
West North Central 9,448 9,722 3,533 3,332 3,154 2,915
South 49,591 50,307 19,231 19,157 17,380 17,194
South Atlantic 26,190 26,782 9,655 9,491 8,779 8,416
East South Central 8,363 8,496 3,678 3,648 3,356 3,360
West South Central 15,039 15,030 5,897 6,018 5,245 5,419
West 29,819 29,625 10,280 9,374 8,862 7,905
Mountain 9,534 9,188 3,458 3,268 3,083 2,822
Pacific 20,285 20,437 6,822 6,106 5,779 5,083
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 72,163 69,650 25,984 24,605 22,722 21,255
Small Metro 41,137a 43,853 15,366 15,573 13,754 13,843
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 27,053a 29,661 9,979 10,449 8,903 9,275
< 250K Pop. 14,084 14,193 5,388 5,125 4,851 4,568
Nonmetro 23,429 22,593 9,056 9,145 8,117 8,295
Urbanized 10,061 9,024 3,615 3,568 3,243 3,241
Less Urbanized 11,185 11,078 4,726 4,547 4,232 4,086
Completely Rural 2,183 2,490 715a 1,030 642a 967
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Table 2.55B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 70.0a 68.6 25.8 24.9 22.8 21.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 71.6a 68.4 25.1 25.3 22.1 22.0
New England 72.9 70.5 21.9 22.4 19.1 19.4
Middle Atlantic 71.1a 67.6 26.2 26.3 23.2 22.9
Midwest 73.8 72.7 27.8 26.9 24.3 23.9
East North Central 73.9 72.0 27.9 27.6 24.2 24.6
West North Central 73.5 74.3 27.5 25.5 24.5 22.3
South 69.3 68.6 26.9 26.1 24.3 23.5
South Atlantic 68.6 68.5 25.3 24.3 23.0 21.5
East South Central 71.8 71.9 31.6 30.9 28.8 28.4
West South Central 69.2 67.2 27.1 26.9 24.1 24.2
West 66.5 64.9 22.9a 20.5 19.8a 17.3
Mountain 69.3 66.3 25.2 23.6 22.4 20.4
Pacific 65.2 64.3 21.9 19.2 18.6 16.0
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 69.0b 66.3 24.9 23.4 21.7a 20.2
Small Metro 69.9 71.2 26.1 25.3 23.4 22.5
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 68.6 70.5 25.3 24.8 22.6 22.1
< 250K Pop. 72.7 72.6 27.8 26.2 25.0 23.4
Nonmetro 73.5 71.5 28.4 28.9 25.5 26.2
Urbanized 74.9a 70.0 26.9 27.7 24.1 25.1
Less Urbanized 72.7 72.3 30.7 29.7 27.5 26.7
Completely Rural 71.4 73.2 23.4 30.3 21.0a 28.4
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Table 2.56A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 157,953 157,025 65,139 63,839 56,295 54,880
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 29,743a 28,637 11,675 11,779 10,065 10,037
New England 8,008 7,738 2,825 2,815 2,416 2,385
Middle Atlantic 21,734 20,899 8,850 8,964 7,649 7,652
Midwest 36,289 35,889 15,333 14,935 13,231 13,018
East North Central 25,248 24,682 10,684 10,520 9,150 9,228
West North Central 11,041 11,206 4,650 4,415 4,081 3,790
South 57,257 57,964 24,636 24,477 21,702 21,394
South Atlantic 29,988 30,603 12,307 12,070 10,913 10,431
East South Central 9,618 9,820 4,593 4,616 4,120 4,182
West South Central 17,651 17,541 7,736 7,792 6,670 6,781
West 34,664 34,536 13,495 12,648 11,296 10,431
Mountain 11,060 10,696 4,466 4,309 3,843 3,641
Pacific 23,604 23,840 9,029 8,339 7,453 6,790
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 83,162 80,571 33,488 31,991 28,537 26,994
Small Metro 48,094 50,699 20,206 20,390 17,613 17,678
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 31,388a 34,020 12,934 13,455 11,289 11,673
< 250K Pop. 16,706 16,678 7,272 6,935 6,324 6,004
Nonmetro 26,697 25,756 11,445 11,458 10,146 10,209
Urbanized 11,518 10,510 4,690 4,633 4,166 4,116
Less Urbanized 12,749 12,459 5,861 5,564 5,183 4,923
Completely Rural 2,430 2,787 894a 1,262 797a 1,169
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Table 2.56B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 68.9b 67.5 28.4 27.4 24.6a 23.6
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 70.3b 67.2 27.6 27.6 23.8 23.6
New England 71.8 69.0 25.3 25.1 21.7 21.3
Middle Atlantic 69.8a 66.5 28.4 28.5 24.6 24.4
Midwest 72.6 71.4 30.7 29.7 26.5 25.9
East North Central 72.6 70.8 30.7 30.2 26.3 26.5
West North Central 72.6 73.0 30.6 28.7 26.8 24.7
South 68.2 67.5 29.3 28.5 25.8 24.9
South Atlantic 67.4 67.2 27.6 26.5 24.5 22.9
East South Central 70.5 71.0 33.7 33.4 30.2 30.2
West South Central 68.3 66.1 29.9 29.4 25.8 25.6
West 65.5 64.1 25.5 23.5 21.3a 19.4
Mountain 68.1 65.5 27.5 26.4 23.7 22.3
Pacific 64.3 63.5 24.6 22.2 20.3 18.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 67.8b 65.2 27.3 25.9 23.3a 21.9
Small Metro 68.8 69.7 28.9 28.0 25.2 24.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 67.6 69.2 27.8 27.4 24.3 23.8
< 250K Pop. 71.1 70.6 31.0 29.4 26.9 25.4
Nonmetro 72.8 70.8 31.2 31.5 27.7 28.1
Urbanized 74.1a 69.6 30.2 30.7 26.8 27.3
Less Urbanized 72.0 71.6 33.1 32.0 29.3 28.3
Completely Rural 71.3 72.5 26.2 32.8 23.4a 30.4
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Table 2.57A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 45,036 46,269 12,383 11,746 8,879 8,243
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 6,574a 5,905 1,539 1,424 1,013 880
New England 1,864 1,648 386 410 224 234
Middle Atlantic 4,710 4,257 1,153 1,014 788 646
Midwest 11,092 11,526 3,090 3,386 2,136 2,416
East North Central 7,038 7,284 1,946 2,161 1,345 1,498
West North Central 4,054 4,242 1,144 1,225 791 918
South 17,632 18,807 5,252 4,763 3,953 3,497
South Atlantic 8,208 8,936 2,258 2,034 1,667 1,517
East South Central 3,822 3,661 1,203 1,108 970 843
West South Central 5,602 6,210 1,791 1,621 1,316 1,137
West 9,738 10,032 2,502 2,173 1,777 1,449
Mountain 3,730 3,588 1,219a 901 843 658
Pacific 6,007 6,443 1,283 1,272 934 791
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 19,605 20,188 4,523 4,330 3,075 2,773
Small Metro 15,326 16,182 4,464 4,398 3,145 3,195
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 9,543 10,280 2,832 2,707 1,980 1,920
< 250K Pop. 5,783 5,902 1,633 1,691 1,165 1,275
Nonmetro 10,105 9,899 3,396 3,018 2,658 2,276
Urbanized 4,093 3,585 1,301 1,137 980a 737
Less Urbanized 4,949 5,131 1,591 1,488 1,260 1,197
Completely Rural 1,064 1,183 503 393 418 342
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Table 2.57B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 17.8 18.0 4.9 4.6 3.5 3.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 14.1a 12.6 3.3 3.0 2.2 1.9
New England 15.2 13.4 3.2 3.3 1.8 1.9
Middle Atlantic 13.7 12.3 3.4 2.9 2.3 1.9
Midwest 20.0 20.7 5.6 6.1 3.9 4.3
East North Central 18.3 18.8 5.1 5.6 3.5 3.9
West North Central 24.1 25.0 6.8 7.2 4.7 5.4
South 19.0 19.8 5.6 5.0 4.3 3.7
South Atlantic 16.8 17.8 4.6 4.1 3.4 3.0
East South Central 25.3 23.9 8.0 7.2 6.4 5.5
West South Central 19.4 20.9 6.2 5.5 4.6 3.8
West 16.6 16.8 4.3 3.6 3.0 2.4
Mountain 20.7 19.8 6.8a 5.0 4.7 3.6
Pacific 14.7 15.5 3.2 3.1 2.3 1.9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 14.4 14.8 3.3 3.2 2.3 2.0
Small Metro 19.8 20.1 5.8 5.5 4.1 4.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 18.5 18.9 5.5 5.0 3.8 3.5
< 250K Pop. 22.3 22.6 6.3 6.5 4.5 4.9
Nonmetro 25.0 24.6 8.4 7.5 6.6 5.7
Urbanized 24.0 21.3 7.6 6.8 5.7a 4.4
Less Urbanized 25.2 26.8 8.1 7.8 6.4 6.2
Completely Rural 28.6 28.2 13.5a 9.4 11.2 8.1
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Table 2.58A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 1,783 1,688 1,215 1,125 570 517
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 263 269 206 198 91 84
New England 76 71 64 51 25 19
Middle Atlantic 187 199 142 147 65 66
Midwest 421 440 296 301 128 144
East North Central 259 280 176 183 74 92
West North Central 162 160 120 118 54 52
South 789 703 495 429 262 207
South Atlantic 360 317 225 189 117 87
East South Central 214 177 133 108 72 61
West South Central 214 209 137 132 73 59
West 309 275 218 197 89 81
Mountain 142 121 103 82 41 30
Pacific 167 154 115 116 48 51
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 641 619 462 409 192 170
Small Metro 617 569 415 406 203 181
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 373 350 255 254 131 99
< 250K Pop. 244 219 160 153 71 82
Nonmetro 525 500 338 310 176 166
Urbanized 177 172 118 104 52 52
Less Urbanized 295 268 178 168 98 91
Completely Rural 52 60 41 38 26 23
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Table 2.58B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 7.3 6.8 5.0 4.5 2.3 2.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 6.2 6.3 4.9 4.6 2.1 2.0
New England 6.9 6.4 5.8 4.6 2.3 1.7
Middle Atlantic 6.0 6.3 4.5 4.6 2.1 2.1
Midwest 7.9 8.1 5.6 5.5 2.4 2.7
East North Central 6.9 7.4 4.7 4.8 2.0 2.4
West North Central 10.2 9.8 7.5 7.2 3.4 3.2
South 8.8a 7.6 5.5a 4.6 2.9a 2.2
South Atlantic 8.0 6.9 5.0 4.1 2.6 1.9
East South Central 14.8 12.0 9.2 7.3 5.0 4.1
West South Central 7.1 6.6 4.5 4.2 2.4 1.9
West 5.3 4.6 3.7 3.3 1.5 1.4
Mountain 7.9 6.6 5.7 4.4 2.3 1.6
Pacific 4.1 3.7 2.9 2.8 1.2 1.2
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 4.9 4.6 3.5 3.1 1.5 1.3
Small Metro 8.2 7.3 5.5 5.2 2.7 2.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 7.4 6.5 5.1 4.7 2.6a 1.8
< 250K Pop. 9.8 8.9 6.5 6.2 2.9 3.3
Nonmetro 13.9 13.1 8.9 8.1 4.6 4.3
Urbanized 11.6 10.2 7.7 6.2 3.4 3.1
Less Urbanized 15.2 15.2 9.2 9.5 5.1 5.1
Completely Rural 16.5 16.7 12.9 10.6 8.1 6.5
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Table 2.59A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 7,160 7,002 3,569b 3,219 2,182b 1,867
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,106 1,022 539b 427 327b 214
New England 312 304 160 141 102a 65
Middle Atlantic 794 718 380a 286 226b 149
Midwest 1,962 1,901 993 926 599 542
East North Central 1,250 1,193 638 579 375 328
West North Central 713 708 355 347 224 214
South 2,601 2,563 1,316 1,200 830 761
South Atlantic 1,209 1,174 593 557 369 356
East South Central 523 529 255 249 191 176
West South Central 868 860 468 394 270 228
West 1,492 1,515 720 666 426 350
Mountain 548 563 297 244 166 135
Pacific 943 952 423 422 260 215
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 3,033 2,971 1,395 1,348 760 698
Small Metro 2,596 2,589 1,318a 1,136 819a 665
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,505 1,597 773 678 472 412
< 250K Pop. 1,091 992 545 458 347a 253
Nonmetro 1,531 1,442 856 735 603 505
Urbanized 661 621 326 310 199 207
Less Urbanized 744 661 456a 326 353b 224
Completely Rural 126 160 73 99 51 74
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Table 2.59B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 21.0 20.4 10.5b 9.4 6.4b 5.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 18.3 16.7 8.9b 7.0 5.4b 3.5
New England 19.2 19.0 9.8 8.8 6.3a 4.1
Middle Atlantic 18.0 15.9 8.6b 6.3 5.1b 3.3
Midwest 26.2 25.9 13.3 12.6 8.0 7.4
East North Central 24.3 23.6 12.4 11.4 7.3 6.5
West North Central 30.2 31.1 15.1 15.2 9.5 9.4
South 20.9 20.3 10.6 9.5 6.7 6.0
South Atlantic 19.1 18.2 9.4 8.6 5.8 5.5
East South Central 26.3 26.3 12.9 12.4 9.6 8.8
West South Central 21.1 20.7 11.4 9.5 6.6 5.5
West 18.4 18.4 8.9 8.1 5.2 4.3
Mountain 22.0 22.8 11.9 9.9 6.6 5.5
Pacific 16.8 16.5 7.5 7.3 4.6 3.7
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 16.7 16.1 7.7 7.3 4.2 3.8
Small Metro 23.3 23.2 11.8a 10.2 7.4b 6.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 21.4 22.5 11.0 9.6 6.7 5.8
< 250K Pop. 26.6 24.4 13.3 11.3 8.5a 6.2
Nonmetro 31.9 30.4 17.9a 15.5 12.6a 10.6
Urbanized 31.3 28.1 15.5 14.0 9.4 9.4
Less Urbanized 31.9 31.6 19.6a 15.6 15.1b 10.7
Completely Rural 36.1 36.0 21.0 22.3 14.6 16.6
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Table 2.60A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 36,092 37,580 7,600 7,402 6,127 5,859
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 5,205 4,613 794 799 595 582
New England 1,476 1,273 163 218 97 150
Middle Atlantic 3,729 3,340 631 581 498 432
Midwest 8,709 9,184 1,801 2,159 1,409 1,730
East North Central 5,529 5,811 1,132 1,399 896 1,078
West North Central 3,179 3,373 669 760 513 652
South 14,242a 15,540 3,441 3,134 2,861 2,529
South Atlantic 6,638 7,445 1,441 1,288 1,181 1,073
East South Central 3,085 2,955 814 751 707 606
West South Central 4,519a 5,141 1,186 1,095 973 849
West 7,937 8,242 1,564 1,309 1,262 1,018
Mountain 3,040 2,904 819 575 637 492
Pacific 4,897 5,337 746 734 625 526
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 15,930 16,598 2,666 2,573 2,124 1,905
Small Metro 12,113 13,024 2,732 2,855 2,124 2,349
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 7,665 8,333 1,804 1,776 1,377 1,409
< 250K Pop. 4,448 4,691 927 1,080 746 940
Nonmetro 8,049 7,957 2,202 1,973 1,880 1,606
Urbanized 3,255 2,793 857 723 729a 478
Less Urbanized 3,909 4,201 957 994 809 883
Completely Rural 885 964 389 256 342 245
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Table 2.60B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 18.5 18.9 3.9 3.7 3.1 3.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 14.4 12.6 2.2 2.2 1.6 1.6
New England 15.5 13.3 1.7 2.3 1.0 1.6
Middle Atlantic 14.0 12.4 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.6
Midwest 20.5 21.4 4.2 5.0 3.3 4.0
East North Central 18.6 19.5 3.8 4.7 3.0 3.6
West North Central 24.7 25.8 5.2 5.8 4.0 5.0
South 19.9 21.2 4.8 4.3 4.0 3.4
South Atlantic 17.4 19.0 3.8 3.3 3.1 2.7
East South Central 26.5 25.0 7.0 6.4 6.1 5.1
West South Central 20.8 23.0 5.5 4.9 4.5 3.8
West 17.7 18.1 3.5 2.9 2.8 2.2
Mountain 22.1 21.0 6.0 4.2 4.6 3.6
Pacific 15.7 16.8 2.4 2.3 2.0 1.7
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 15.2 15.8 2.6 2.4 2.0 1.8
Small Metro 20.6 21.1 4.6 4.6 3.6 3.8
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 19.4 19.8 4.6 4.2 3.5 3.4
< 250K Pop. 22.9 24.0 4.8 5.5 3.9 4.8
Nonmetro 25.3 25.2 6.9 6.2 5.9 5.1
Urbanized 24.2 21.7 6.4 5.6 5.4a 3.7
Less Urbanized 25.4 27.4 6.2 6.5 5.3 5.8
Completely Rural 28.9 28.3 12.7a 7.5 11.2 7.2
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Table 2.61A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 43,253 44,581 11,169 10,621 8,309 7,726
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 6,311a 5,636 1,333 1,227 922 796
New England 1,788 1,577 322 359 199 215
Middle Atlantic 4,523 4,058 1,011 867 723 581
Midwest 10,671 11,085 2,794 3,085 2,008 2,272
East North Central 6,779 7,004 1,770 1,978 1,271 1,406
West North Central 3,892 4,081 1,024 1,107 737 866
South 16,842 18,103 4,757 4,333 3,691 3,290
South Atlantic 7,847 8,619 2,034 1,844 1,550 1,430
East South Central 3,608 3,484 1,070 1,000 898 782
West South Central 5,387 6,001 1,654 1,489 1,243 1,078
West 9,429 9,757 2,284 1,976 1,688 1,368
Mountain 3,588 3,467 1,116 819 802 628
Pacific 5,840 6,290 1,168 1,156 885 741
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 18,964 19,569 4,061 3,921 2,884 2,603
Small Metro 14,709 15,613 4,049 3,991 2,943 3,013
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 9,170 9,930 2,577 2,453 1,849 1,821
< 250K Pop. 5,538 5,683 1,472 1,538 1,093 1,193
Nonmetro 9,580 9,399 3,058 2,708 2,483 2,110
Urbanized 3,916 3,413 1,183 1,033 928a 685
Less Urbanized 4,653 4,862 1,413 1,320 1,162 1,107
Completely Rural 1,011 1,124 462 355 393 319
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Table 2.61B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco includes chewing tobacco or snuff.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 18.9 19.2 4.9 4.6 3.6 3.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 14.9a 13.2 3.2 2.9 2.2 1.9
New England 16.0 14.1 2.9 3.2 1.8 1.9
Middle Atlantic 14.5 12.9 3.2 2.8 2.3 1.8
Midwest 21.3 22.1 5.6 6.1 4.0 4.5
East North Central 19.5 20.1 5.1 5.7 3.7 4.0
West North Central 25.6 26.6 6.7 7.2 4.8 5.6
South 20.0 21.1 5.7 5.0 4.4 3.8
South Atlantic 17.6 18.9 4.6 4.0 3.5 3.1
East South Central 26.5 25.2 7.8 7.2 6.6 5.7
West South Central 20.8 22.6 6.4 5.6 4.8 4.1
West 17.8 18.1 4.3 3.7 3.2 2.5
Mountain 22.1 21.2 6.9a 5.0 4.9 3.8
Pacific 15.9 16.8 3.2 3.1 2.4 2.0
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 15.5 15.8 3.3 3.2 2.4 2.1
Small Metro 21.0 21.5 5.8 5.5 4.2 4.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 19.7 20.2 5.5 5.0 4.0 3.7
< 250K Pop. 23.6 24.1 6.3 6.5 4.7 5.0
Nonmetro 26.1 25.9 8.3 7.4 6.8 5.8
Urbanized 25.2 22.6 7.6 6.8 6.0 4.5
Less Urbanized 26.3 27.9 8.0 7.6 6.6 6.4
Completely Rural 29.7 29.2 13.6a 9.2 11.5 8.3
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Table 2.62A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 88,760 88,505 26,061 24,980 13,273 12,865
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 16,127a 14,979 4,925 4,618 2,524 2,118
New England 4,749 4,679 1,432 1,385 696 666
Middle Atlantic 11,378a 10,300 3,492 3,233 1,828a 1,452
Midwest 21,519 20,793 6,308a 5,661 3,292 2,914
East North Central 14,632 14,137 4,487 4,074 2,345 2,076
West North Central 6,887 6,656 1,821 1,586 947 839
South 30,898 32,008 9,268 9,420 5,060 5,172
South Atlantic 16,398 16,751 4,769 4,978 2,558 2,855
East South Central 5,198 5,674 1,612 1,642 950 955
West South Central 9,302 9,583 2,887 2,800 1,552 1,362
West 20,216 20,725 5,560 5,281 2,398 2,660
Mountain 6,578 6,682 1,823 1,776 771 992
Pacific 13,638 14,043 3,737 3,504 1,627 1,669
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 46,129 45,533 13,835 13,182 6,940 6,638
Small Metro 28,533 29,058 8,427 8,169 4,319 4,374
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 18,770 19,653 5,471 5,542 2,818 3,014
< 250K Pop. 9,764 9,405 2,956 2,627 1,501 1,360
Nonmetro 14,097 13,914 3,798 3,629 2,014 1,853
Urbanized 6,276 5,593 1,689 1,530 793 864
Less Urbanized 6,639 6,939 1,877 1,737 1,071 797
Completely Rural 1,182 1,382 233 362 150 192
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Table 2.62B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 35.0 34.4 10.3a 9.7 5.2 5.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 34.7a 31.9 10.6 9.8 5.4a 4.5
New England 38.8 38.0 11.7 11.2 5.7 5.4
Middle Atlantic 33.2b 29.8 10.2 9.4 5.3a 4.2
Midwest 38.9 37.3 11.4a 10.2 5.9 5.2
East North Central 38.0 36.5 11.6 10.5 6.1 5.4
West North Central 41.0 39.2 10.8 9.3 5.6 4.9
South 33.2 33.6 10.0 9.9 5.4 5.4
South Atlantic 33.5 33.4 9.7 9.9 5.2 5.7
East South Central 34.5 37.1 10.7 10.7 6.3 6.2
West South Central 32.2 32.3 10.0 9.4 5.4 4.6
West 34.4 34.6 9.5 8.8 4.1 4.4
Mountain 36.5 36.8 10.1 9.8 4.3 5.5
Pacific 33.5 33.7 9.2 8.4 4.0 4.0
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 34.0 33.3 10.2 9.6 5.1 4.9
Small Metro 36.8 36.1 10.9 10.1 5.6 5.4
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 36.5 36.1 10.6 10.2 5.5 5.5
< 250K Pop. 37.6 36.0 11.4 10.1 5.8 5.2
Nonmetro 34.9 34.6 9.4 9.0 5.0 4.6
Urbanized 36.7a 33.3 9.9 9.1 4.6 5.1
Less Urbanized 33.8 36.2 9.6 9.1 5.4 4.2
Completely Rural 31.7 32.9 6.2 8.6 4.0 4.6
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Table 2.63A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 2,693 2,675 1,882 1,939 788 858
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 481 487 356 386 138 182
New England 160 156 114 136 42 60
Middle Atlantic 321 331 242 249 96 122
Midwest 619 603 431 442 196 196
East North Central 415 415 301 296 135 150
West North Central 204 188 130 146 61 46
South 981 1,003 680 744 286 312
South Atlantic 475 483 326 376 153 144
East South Central 175 182 121 124 58 62
West South Central 331 339 233 244 75 106
West 612 581 415 368 168 167
Mountain 201 188 136 121 63 60
Pacific 410 394 279 247 105 107
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,318 1,301 951 940 384 392
Small Metro 950 916 631 690 274a 334
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 658 614 452 467 195 215
< 250K Pop. 292 302 179 222 78a 119
Nonmetro 426 458 300 310 131 132
Urbanized 161 195 114 135 40 53
Less Urbanized 232 211 160 143 75 68
Completely Rural 32 52 26 31 16 11
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Table 2.63B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 11.1 10.7 7.7 7.8 3.2 3.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 11.4 11.4 8.4 9.0 3.3 4.3
New England 14.6 14.0 10.4 12.2 3.8 5.4
Middle Atlantic 10.2 10.5 7.7 7.9 3.1 3.9
Midwest 11.6 11.1 8.1 8.1 3.7 3.6
East North Central 11.1 10.9 8.0 7.8 3.6 3.9
West North Central 12.8 11.5 8.1 8.9 3.8 2.8
South 11.0 10.8 7.6 8.0 3.2 3.4
South Atlantic 10.6 10.4 7.2 8.1 3.4 3.1
East South Central 12.1 12.3 8.4 8.4 4.0 4.2
West South Central 11.0 10.7 7.7 7.7 2.5 3.4
West 10.5 9.7 7.1 6.1 2.9 2.8
Mountain 11.3 10.2 7.6 6.6 3.5 3.3
Pacific 10.2 9.5 6.9 5.9 2.6 2.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 10.1 9.8 7.3 7.1 2.9 2.9
Small Metro 12.6 11.7 8.4 8.8 3.6 4.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 13.1a 11.4 9.0 8.7 3.9 4.0
< 250K Pop. 11.7 12.2 7.2 9.0 3.2b 4.8
Nonmetro 11.2 12.0 7.9 8.1 3.5 3.5
Urbanized 10.6 11.5 7.5 8.0 2.6 3.1
Less Urbanized 12.0 11.9 8.3 8.1 3.9 3.9
Completely Rural 10.2 14.6 8.1 8.8 5.0 3.0
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Table 2.64A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 13,988a 13,540 7,735 7,568 3,858 3,724
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 2,551b 2,290 1,414a 1,263 680a 576
New England 758 731 407 381 190 165
Middle Atlantic 1,793b 1,558 1,006a 882 490 412
Midwest 3,483b 3,246 1,933 1,853 1,032 943
East North Central 2,339 2,218 1,314 1,282 714 667
West North Central 1,144b 1,028 619 572 318 276
South 4,722 4,875 2,669 2,845 1,430 1,451
South Atlantic 2,351 2,573 1,330a 1,530 696 790
East South Central 790 845 480 491 274 266
West South Central 1,581 1,457 859 824 460 395
West 3,232 3,129 1,719 1,607 716 754
Mountain 1,103 1,040 603 563 270 280
Pacific 2,128 2,089 1,116 1,044 446 474
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 6,945 6,940 3,768 3,913 1,858 1,948
Small Metro 4,885 4,601 2,747 2,578 1,353 1,244
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 3,054 2,854 1,713 1,591 842 782
< 250K Pop. 1,831 1,747 1,033 987 511 463
Nonmetro 2,158 1,999 1,220 1,077 647a 532
Urbanized 1,037 945 578 525 298 262
Less Urbanized 975 862 573a 449 309a 217
Completely Rural 146 192 69 104 40 52
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Table 2.64B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 41.1a 39.5 22.7 22.1 11.3 10.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 42.2b 37.4 23.4a 20.6 11.2a 9.4
New England 46.7 45.6 25.1 23.7 11.7 10.3
Middle Atlantic 40.6b 34.5 22.8a 19.5 11.1a 9.1
Midwest 46.5a 44.2 25.8 25.2 13.8 12.8
East North Central 45.5 43.8 25.6 25.3 13.9 13.2
West North Central 48.6 45.2 26.3 25.1 13.5 12.1
South 38.0 38.7 21.5 22.6 11.5 11.5
South Atlantic 37.2 39.9 21.1 23.8 11.0 12.3
East South Central 39.8 42.1 24.1 24.5 13.8 13.3
West South Central 38.4 35.0 20.9 19.8 11.2 9.5
West 39.8 38.0 21.2 19.5 8.8 9.2
Mountain 44.2 42.1 24.1 22.8 10.8 11.3
Pacific 37.9 36.3 19.9 18.1 7.9 8.2
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 38.2 37.7 20.8 21.3 10.2 10.6
Small Metro 43.9a 41.3 24.7 23.1 12.2 11.2
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 43.5a 40.3 24.4 22.5 12.0 11.0
< 250K Pop. 44.7 43.0 25.2 24.3 12.5 11.4
Nonmetro 45.0 42.1 25.5a 22.7 13.5a 11.2
Urbanized 49.1b 42.8 27.4 23.8 14.1 11.9
Less Urbanized 41.8 41.2 24.6 21.4 13.2 10.4
Completely Rural 41.9 43.2 19.7 23.3 11.5 11.7
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Table 2.65A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 72,079 72,290 16,444 15,472 8,627 8,283
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 13,094 12,202 3,155 2,969 1,706 1,360
New England 3,831 3,792 911 868 464 442
Middle Atlantic 9,264 8,411 2,244 2,102 1,242a 918
Midwest 17,417 16,944 3,944a 3,366 2,064 1,775
East North Central 11,878 11,503 2,872 2,497 1,495 1,259
West North Central 5,538 5,440 1,072 869 569 516
South 25,195 26,129 5,919 5,831 3,344 3,409
South Atlantic 13,572 13,696 3,113 3,072 1,709 1,922
East South Central 4,233 4,647 1,011 1,027 617 626
West South Central 7,390 7,786 1,795 1,732 1,017 861
West 16,373 17,015 3,426 3,306 1,514 1,740
Mountain 5,274 5,454 1,084 1,092 438 652
Pacific 11,099 11,560 2,342 2,214 1,076 1,088
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 37,866 37,292 9,115 8,329 4,699 4,298
Small Metro 22,699 23,541 5,050 4,901 2,692 2,796
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 15,058 16,185 3,306 3,484 1,781 2,017
< 250K Pop. 7,641 7,356 1,744 1,417 911 779
Nonmetro 11,513 11,458 2,278 2,242 1,237 1,189
Urbanized 5,077 4,453 997 870 456 549
Less Urbanized 5,432 5,866 1,143 1,145 687 512
Completely Rural 1,004 1,138 138 227 94 129
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Table 2.65B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 36.9 36.5 8.4 7.8 4.4 4.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 36.1 33.4 8.7 8.1 4.7 3.7
New England 40.2 39.5 9.6 9.0 4.9 4.6
Middle Atlantic 34.7a 31.3 8.4 7.8 4.6a 3.4
Midwest 41.0 39.5 9.3a 7.8 4.9 4.1
East North Central 40.1 38.6 9.7 8.4 5.0 4.2
West North Central 43.1 41.6 8.3 6.6 4.4 3.9
South 35.2 35.6 8.3 8.0 4.7 4.6
South Atlantic 35.5 35.0 8.2 7.9 4.5 4.9
East South Central 36.3 39.3 8.7 8.7 5.3 5.3
West South Central 34.0 34.8 8.3 7.7 4.7 3.8
West 36.5 37.3 7.6 7.2 3.4 3.8
Mountain 38.4 39.4 7.9 7.9 3.2 4.7
Pacific 35.7 36.4 7.5 7.0 3.5 3.4
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 36.2 35.5 8.7 7.9 4.5 4.1
Small Metro 38.6 38.2 8.6 8.0 4.6 4.5
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 38.2 38.5 8.4 8.3 4.5 4.8
< 250K Pop. 39.4 37.6 9.0 7.2 4.7 4.0
Nonmetro 36.1 36.2 7.1 7.1 3.9 3.8
Urbanized 37.8 34.5 7.4 6.7 3.4 4.3
Less Urbanized 35.3 38.3 7.4 7.5 4.5 3.3
Completely Rural 32.8 33.5 4.5 6.7 3.1 3.8
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Table 2.66A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 86,067 85,830 24,179 23,040 12,485 12,007
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 15,645a 14,492 4,568 4,232 2,386a 1,936
New England 4,589 4,523 1,318 1,248 654 606
Middle Atlantic 11,057a 9,969 3,250 2,984 1,731a 1,330
Midwest 20,900 20,190 5,877a 5,219 3,096 2,718
East North Central 14,217 13,722 4,186 3,778 2,209 1,926
West North Central 6,683 6,468 1,692 1,441 887 792
South 29,917 31,004 8,588 8,676 4,774 4,860
South Atlantic 15,923 16,269 4,443 4,602 2,405 2,712
East South Central 5,023 5,492 1,491 1,519 892 893
West South Central 8,971 9,244 2,654 2,556 1,477 1,256
West 19,604 20,144 5,145 4,913 2,230 2,493
Mountain 6,377 6,494 1,687 1,655 708 932
Pacific 13,228 13,649 3,458 3,257 1,522 1,562
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 44,811 44,232 12,884 12,242 6,557 6,246
Small Metro 27,584 28,142 7,797 7,479 4,045 4,040
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 18,112 19,039 5,019 5,075 2,623 2,799
< 250K Pop. 9,472 9,103 2,777 2,404 1,422 1,241
Nonmetro 13,672 13,456 3,499 3,319 1,883 1,721
Urbanized 6,114 5,398 1,575 1,394 754 811
Less Urbanized 6,407 6,728 1,717 1,594 996 729
Completely Rural 1,150 1,330 207 331 134 181
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Table 2.66B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 37.5 36.9 10.5a 9.9 5.4 5.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 37.0a 34.0 10.8 9.9 5.6a 4.5
New England 41.1 40.4 11.8 11.1 5.9 5.4
Middle Atlantic 35.5b 31.7 10.4 9.5 5.6a 4.2
Midwest 41.8 40.2 11.8a 10.4 6.2 5.4
East North Central 40.9 39.3 12.0 10.8 6.4 5.5
West North Central 43.9 42.1 11.1 9.4 5.8 5.2
South 35.6 36.1 10.2 10.1 5.7 5.7
South Atlantic 35.8 35.7 10.0 10.1 5.4 6.0
East South Central 36.8 39.7 10.9 11.0 6.5 6.5
West South Central 34.7 34.8 10.3 9.6 5.7 4.7
West 37.0 37.4 9.7 9.1 4.2 4.6
Mountain 39.2 39.8 10.4 10.1 4.4 5.7
Pacific 36.0 36.4 9.4 8.7 4.1 4.2
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 36.5 35.8 10.5 9.9 5.3 5.1
Small Metro 39.4 38.7 11.1 10.3 5.8 5.6
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 39.0 38.7 10.8 10.3 5.6 5.7
< 250K Pop. 40.3 38.5 11.8 10.2 6.1 5.3
Nonmetro 37.3 37.0 9.5 9.1 5.1 4.7
Urbanized 39.3a 35.7 10.1 9.2 4.8 5.4
Less Urbanized 36.2 38.7 9.7 9.2 5.6a 4.2
Completely Rural 33.8 34.6 6.1 8.6 3.9 4.7
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Table 2.67A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 209,264a 211,747 168,381 170,422 131,374 133,385
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 39,624 39,540 33,010 33,534 26,945 26,757
New England 10,695 10,755 9,106 9,281 7,742 7,601
Middle Atlantic 28,929 28,784 23,904 24,253 19,202 19,156
Midwest 47,288 47,483 38,750 38,400 30,288 30,001
East North Central 32,779 32,920 26,969 26,713 21,190 20,888
West North Central 14,509 14,564 11,781 11,687 9,098 9,113
South 74,833b 76,646 58,022a 59,772 44,169a 46,302
South Atlantic 39,858a 41,116 31,685 32,484 24,543 25,369
East South Central 11,824 11,924 8,358 8,862 6,164 6,432
West South Central 23,151 23,606 17,979 18,426 13,462a 14,500
West 47,519 48,078 38,599 38,716 29,973 30,326
Mountain 14,423 14,692 11,404 11,743 8,940 9,093
Pacific 33,096 33,386 27,195 26,973 21,033 21,233
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 112,771 112,596 93,251 93,289 73,456 74,273
Small Metro 63,581 66,571 50,573 53,240 39,253 41,512
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 42,301 44,723 33,954 35,615 26,368 27,728
< 250K Pop. 21,280 21,848 16,619 17,626 12,885 13,784
Nonmetro 32,911 32,580 24,557 23,893 18,664 17,601
Urbanized 14,270 13,669 10,750 10,419 8,472 7,624
Less Urbanized 15,697 15,584 11,704 11,154 8,604 8,272
Completely Rural 2,944 3,327 2,102 2,320 1,589 1,704
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Table 2.67B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 82.5 82.2 66.4 66.2 51.8 51.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 85.1 84.3 70.9 71.5 57.9 57.1
New England 87.3 87.3 74.3 75.3 63.2 61.7
Middle Atlantic 84.4 83.3 69.7 70.2 56.0 55.4
Midwest 85.4 85.3 70.0 69.0 54.7 53.9
East North Central 85.1 85.1 70.0 69.0 55.0 54.0
West North Central 86.3 85.7 70.1 68.8 54.1 53.6
South 80.5 80.5 62.4 62.8 47.5 48.6
South Atlantic 81.3 81.9 64.7 64.7 50.1 50.5
East South Central 78.4 77.9 55.4 57.9 40.9 42.0
West South Central 80.2 79.5 62.3 62.1 46.6 48.8
West 80.8 80.3 65.7 64.7 51.0 50.7
Mountain 80.0 80.9 63.2 64.7 49.6 50.1
Pacific 81.2 80.1 66.8 64.7 51.6 50.9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 83.1 82.3 68.7 68.2 54.1 54.3
Small Metro 82.1 82.6 65.3 66.1 50.7 51.5
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 82.2 82.1 65.9 65.3 51.2 50.9
< 250K Pop. 81.9 83.7 64.0a 67.5 49.6a 52.8
Nonmetro 81.4 81.1 60.7 59.5 46.1 43.8
Urbanized 83.6 81.4 62.9 62.0 49.6a 45.4
Less Urbanized 79.9 81.3 59.6 58.2 43.8 43.1
Completely Rural 79.1 79.2 56.5 55.2 42.7 40.6
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Table 2.68A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 8,622 8,610 6,982 6,940 3,319 3,326
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,595 1,628 1,365 1,383 674 742
New England 427 399 370 349 182 178
Middle Atlantic 1,168 1,229 995 1,034 492 564
Midwest 1,871 1,837 1,484 1,515 686 716
East North Central 1,263 1,287 1,004 1,053 443 499
West North Central 608 549 480 462 242 217
South 3,167 3,039 2,513 2,364 1,130 1,075
South Atlantic 1,641b 1,462 1,298a 1,161 586 536
East South Central 485 461 371 356 161 164
West South Central 1,041 1,117 844 846 382 375
West 1,989 2,106 1,621 1,678 829 793
Mountain 637 629 493 507 251 226
Pacific 1,352 1,477 1,128 1,171 578 567
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 4,501 4,621 3,689 3,744 1,788 1,786
Small Metro 2,729 2,666 2,183 2,147 1,019 1,040
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,843 1,815 1,500 1,461 702 715
< 250K Pop. 886 852 682 687 317 325
Nonmetro 1,392 1,323 1,110 1,049 512 500
Urbanized 528 585 426 455 197 226
Less Urbanized 747a 604 590 490 265 230
Completely Rural 117 134 94 104 51 44
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Table 2.68B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 35.4 34.5 28.7 27.8 13.6 13.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 37.7 38.1 32.2 32.3 15.9 17.3
New England 39.1 35.9 33.8 31.4 16.7 16.0
Middle Atlantic 37.2 38.8 31.7 32.7 15.7 17.8
Midwest 35.1 33.7 27.8 27.8 12.9 13.1
East North Central 33.8 33.8 26.8 27.7 11.8 13.1
West North Central 38.2a 33.5 30.2 28.2 15.2 13.2
South 35.4a 32.8 28.1a 25.5 12.6 11.6
South Atlantic 36.5b 31.6 28.9a 25.1 13.1 11.6
East South Central 33.6 31.2 25.7 24.1 11.2 11.1
West South Central 34.5 35.4 27.9 26.8 12.6 11.9
West 34.2 35.1 27.8 28.0 14.2 13.2
Mountain 35.6 34.2 27.5 27.6 14.1 12.3
Pacific 33.5 35.6 28.0 28.2 14.3 13.7
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 34.5 34.7 28.3 28.1 13.7 13.4
Small Metro 36.3a 34.0 29.0 27.4 13.5 13.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 36.6a 33.8 29.8a 27.2 13.9 13.3
< 250K Pop. 35.6 34.5 27.4 27.8 12.7 13.2
Nonmetro 36.8 34.6 29.3 27.5 13.5 13.1
Urbanized 34.6 34.6 27.9 26.9 12.9 13.4
Less Urbanized 38.5a 34.1 30.4 27.7 13.6 13.0
Completely Rural 36.9 37.5 29.7 29.1 15.9 12.3
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Table 2.69A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 29,189 28,901 26,783 26,429 20,917 20,814
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 5,343 5,278 4,983 4,901 4,069 4,027
New England 1,465 1,417 1,360 1,315 1,173 1,119
Middle Atlantic 3,878 3,861 3,623 3,586 2,896 2,908
Midwest 6,599b 6,364 6,159b 5,893 4,860a 4,648
East North Central 4,544b 4,359 4,236b 4,047 3,313 3,199
West North Central 2,054 2,006 1,924 1,846 1,547 1,449
South 10,371 10,480 9,391 9,523 7,142 7,411
South Atlantic 5,283 5,390 4,811 4,973 3,744 3,952
East South Central 1,643 1,670 1,447 1,487 1,002 1,069
West South Central 3,445 3,419 3,133 3,062 2,396 2,390
West 6,877 6,779 6,250 6,112 4,846 4,727
Mountain 2,044 2,014 1,842 1,800 1,414 1,371
Pacific 4,833 4,766 4,408 4,312 3,432 3,356
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 15,480 15,472 14,381 14,144 11,277 11,327
Small Metro 9,614 9,457 8,774 8,674 6,905 6,793
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 6,047 5,987 5,484 5,501 4,344 4,322
< 250K Pop. 3,567 3,470 3,290 3,173 2,561 2,471
Nonmetro 4,095 3,972 3,629 3,612 2,736 2,695
Urbanized 1,861 1,871 1,682 1,733 1,328 1,284
Less Urbanized 1,936 1,736 1,684 1,553 1,209 1,164
Completely Rural 299 365 262 326 198 246
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Table 2.69B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 85.7b 84.3 78.6b 77.0 61.4 60.7
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 88.4a 86.2 82.4 80.1 67.3 65.8
New England 90.1 88.3 83.7 81.9 72.2 69.7
Middle Atlantic 87.7 85.5 82.0 79.4 65.5 64.4
Midwest 88.0 86.7 82.2 80.3 64.8 63.3
East North Central 88.4a 86.1 82.4a 79.9 64.5 63.2
West North Central 87.2 88.1 81.6 81.1 65.6 63.7
South 83.5 83.1 75.6 75.5 57.5 58.8
South Atlantic 83.6 83.7 76.2 77.2 59.3 61.4
East South Central 82.7 83.1 72.8 74.0 50.4 53.2
West South Central 83.7 82.2 76.1 73.6 58.2 57.4
West 84.8a 82.4 77.0a 74.3 59.7 57.4
Mountain 81.9 81.5 73.8 72.9 56.6 55.5
Pacific 86.1a 82.7 78.5a 74.9 61.1 58.3
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 85.2 84.0 79.2b 76.8 62.1 61.5
Small Metro 86.4a 84.8 78.9 77.8 62.1 60.9
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 86.1 84.5 78.1 77.7 61.8 61.0
< 250K Pop. 87.1 85.4 80.3 78.1 62.5 60.8
Nonmetro 85.5 83.7 75.7 76.1 57.1 56.8
Urbanized 88.1a 84.7 79.7 78.5 62.9a 58.1
Less Urbanized 83.0 82.9 72.2 74.2 51.9 55.6
Completely Rural 85.6 82.0 75.2 73.3 56.8 55.4
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Table 2.70A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 171,453b 174,236 134,616 137,053 107,138 109,245
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 32,687 32,634 26,662 27,249 22,202 21,987
New England 8,803 8,939 7,376 7,617 6,387 6,304
Middle Atlantic 23,883 23,695 19,285 19,633 15,815 15,684
Midwest 38,818 39,282 31,107 30,992 24,741 24,637
East North Central 26,972 27,273 21,730 21,613 17,433 17,190
West North Central 11,846 12,008 9,377 9,379 7,308 7,447
South 61,295b 63,127 46,118a 47,886 35,898a 37,816
South Atlantic 32,934b 34,264 25,577 26,349 20,212 20,881
East South Central 9,696 9,793 6,540 7,018 5,001 5,199
West South Central 18,665 19,071 14,002 14,518 10,685a 11,735
West 38,653 39,193 30,729 30,925 24,298 24,805
Mountain 11,742 12,049 9,069 9,435 7,275 7,495
Pacific 26,911 27,144 21,660 21,490 17,022 17,310
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 92,790 92,503 75,181 75,401 60,392 61,160
Small Metro 51,239a 54,447 39,617a 42,419 31,330a 33,679
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 34,412 36,921 26,969 28,653 21,322 22,691
< 250K Pop. 16,827 17,527 12,647 13,766 10,007 10,988
Nonmetro 27,424 27,285 19,818 19,233 15,417 14,406
Urbanized 11,881 11,213 8,642 8,232 6,946 6,114
Less Urbanized 13,014 13,244 9,430 9,111 7,130 6,878
Completely Rural 2,529 2,829 1,746 1,890 1,341 1,414
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Table 2.70B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 87.8 87.9 69.0 69.1 54.9 55.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 90.2 89.4 73.5 74.7 61.2 60.3
New England 92.4 93.1 77.4 79.3 67.0 65.6
Middle Atlantic 89.4 88.1 72.2 73.0 59.2 58.3
Midwest 91.3 91.6 73.2 72.2 58.2 57.4
East North Central 91.0 91.5 73.3 72.5 58.8 57.7
West North Central 92.1 91.8 72.9 71.7 56.8 56.9
South 85.6 86.1 64.4 65.3 50.1 51.6
South Atlantic 86.2 87.6 67.0 67.3 52.9 53.4
East South Central 83.2 82.9 56.1 59.4 42.9 44.0
West South Central 85.8 85.2 64.4 64.9 49.1 52.5
West 86.2 85.9 68.5 67.8 54.2 54.4
Mountain 85.4 87.0 66.0 68.1 52.9 54.1
Pacific 86.5 85.5 69.7 67.7 54.7 54.5
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 88.8 88.0 71.9 71.7 57.8 58.2
Small Metro 87.1 88.4 67.4 68.8 53.3 54.7
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 87.3 87.8 68.4 68.1 54.1 54.0
< 250K Pop. 86.8 89.6 65.2b 70.4 51.6a 56.2
Nonmetro 86.0 86.3 62.2 60.8 48.4 45.6
Urbanized 88.4 87.0 64.3 63.8 51.7 47.4
Less Urbanized 84.6 86.5 61.3 59.5 46.4 44.9
Completely Rural 82.7 83.2 57.1 55.6 43.8 41.6
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Table 2.71A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 200,642b 203,137 161,399 163,482 128,055 130,059
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 38,029 37,912 31,645 32,151 26,270 26,015
New England 10,268 10,356 8,736 8,932 7,560 7,423
Middle Atlantic 27,761 27,556 22,909 23,219 18,710 18,592
Midwest 45,417 45,646 37,266 36,886 29,602 29,285
East North Central 31,516 31,632 25,966 25,660 20,746 20,389
West North Central 13,901 14,014 11,301 11,226 8,855 8,896
South 71,666b 73,607 55,509a 57,409 43,039a 45,227
South Atlantic 38,217b 39,654 30,387 31,323 23,956 24,833
East South Central 11,340 11,463 7,986 8,506 6,003 6,269
West South Central 22,110 22,490 17,135 17,580 13,080a 14,125
West 45,529 45,972 36,978 37,037 29,144 29,533
Mountain 13,786 14,062 10,911 11,235 8,689 8,867
Pacific 31,744 31,910 26,067 25,802 20,454 20,666
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 108,270 107,975 89,562 89,545 71,668 72,487
Small Metro 60,852 63,905 48,391 51,093 38,234 40,471
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 40,459 42,908 32,454 34,154 25,666 27,013
< 250K Pop. 20,394 20,997 15,937 16,939 12,568 13,459
Nonmetro 31,519 31,257 23,447 22,844 18,152 17,101
Urbanized 13,742 13,084 10,324 9,964 8,275 7,398
Less Urbanized 14,950 14,980 11,114 10,664 8,339 8,042
Completely Rural 2,827 3,193 2,008 2,216 1,539 1,661
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Table 2.71B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 87.5 87.3 70.4 70.3 55.9 55.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 89.9 89.0 74.8 75.4 62.1 61.0
New England 92.0 92.4 78.3 79.7 67.8 66.2
Middle Atlantic 89.1 87.7 73.6 73.9 60.1 59.2
Midwest 90.8 90.9 74.5 73.4 59.2 58.3
East North Central 90.6 90.7 74.6 73.6 59.6 58.5
West North Central 91.3 91.2 74.3 73.1 58.2 57.9
South 85.3 85.7 66.1 66.8 51.2 52.6
South Atlantic 85.9 87.0 68.3 68.7 53.8 54.5
East South Central 83.2 82.9 58.6 61.5 44.0 45.3
West South Central 85.5 84.8 66.3 66.3 50.6 53.2
West 86.0 85.4 69.8 68.8 55.0 54.8
Mountain 84.8 86.2 67.2 68.8 53.5 54.3
Pacific 86.5 85.0 71.0 68.8 55.7 55.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 88.3 87.4 73.0 72.5 58.4 58.7
Small Metro 87.0 87.8 69.2 70.2 54.7 55.6
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 87.1 87.3 69.9 69.5 55.3 55.0
< 250K Pop. 86.9 88.9 67.9a 71.7 53.5 57.0
Nonmetro 86.0 86.0 63.9 62.8 49.5 47.0
Urbanized 88.4 86.6 66.4 66.0 53.2a 49.0
Less Urbanized 84.4 86.1 62.8 61.3 47.1 46.2
Completely Rural 83.0 83.1 58.9 57.6 45.2 43.2
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Table 2.72A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 131,374 133,385 58,535 58,341 16,899 15,865
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 26,945 26,757 11,534 11,670 3,114 2,979
New England 7,742 7,601 3,101 3,394 911 848
Middle Atlantic 19,202 19,156 8,433 8,277 2,203 2,131
Midwest 30,288 30,001 14,040 13,804 4,080 3,965
East North Central 21,190 20,888 9,777 9,516 2,817 2,691
West North Central 9,098 9,113 4,263 4,288 1,263 1,274
South 44,169a 46,302 19,249 20,172 5,793 5,663
South Atlantic 24,543 25,369 9,913 10,065 3,087 2,993
East South Central 6,164 6,432 2,872 2,919 867 838
West South Central 13,462a 14,500 6,464a 7,189 1,839 1,832
West 29,973 30,326 13,712 12,694 3,912a 3,258
Mountain 8,940 9,093 4,320 3,879 1,191 1,022
Pacific 21,033 21,233 9,392 8,814 2,721 2,236
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 73,456 74,273 31,960 31,673 8,648 8,081
Small Metro 39,253 41,512 17,611 18,615 5,505 5,402
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 26,368 27,728 11,468 12,421 3,527 3,529
< 250K Pop. 12,885 13,784 6,143 6,193 1,977 1,873
Nonmetro 18,664 17,601 8,964 8,053 2,746 2,382
Urbanized 8,472 7,624 3,999a 3,281 1,208 1,063
Less Urbanized 8,604 8,272 4,233 4,015 1,266 1,059
Completely Rural 1,589 1,704 732 757 272 260
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Table 2.72B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 51.8 51.8 23.1 22.6 6.7a 6.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 57.9 57.1 24.8 24.9 6.7 6.4
New England 63.2 61.7 25.3 27.5 7.4 6.9
Middle Atlantic 56.0 55.4 24.6 23.9 6.4 6.2
Midwest 54.7 53.9 25.4 24.8 7.4 7.1
East North Central 55.0 54.0 25.4 24.6 7.3 7.0
West North Central 54.1 53.6 25.4 25.2 7.5 7.5
South 47.5 48.6 20.7 21.2 6.2 5.9
South Atlantic 50.1 50.5 20.2 20.1 6.3 6.0
East South Central 40.9 42.0 19.0 19.1 5.7 5.5
West South Central 46.6 48.8 22.4 24.2 6.4 6.2
West 51.0 50.7 23.3a 21.2 6.7a 5.4
Mountain 49.6 50.1 24.0 21.4 6.6 5.6
Pacific 51.6 50.9 23.1 21.1 6.7 5.4
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 54.1 54.3 23.5 23.1 6.4 5.9
Small Metro 50.7 51.5 22.7 23.1 7.1 6.7
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 51.2 50.9 22.3 22.8 6.9 6.5
< 250K Pop. 49.6a 52.8 23.7 23.7 7.6 7.2
Nonmetro 46.1 43.8 22.2a 20.0 6.8 5.9
Urbanized 49.6a 45.4 23.4b 19.5 7.1 6.3
Less Urbanized 43.8 43.1 21.5 20.9 6.4 5.5
Completely Rural 42.7 40.6 19.6 18.0 7.3 6.2
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Table 2.73A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 3,319 3,326 1,912 1,849 409 379
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 674 742 370 411 88 93
New England 182 178 106 96 17 17
Middle Atlantic 492 564 263 315 71 76
Midwest 686 716 419 407 85 84
East North Central 443 499 263 276 53 58
West North Central 242 217 157 131 32 26
South 1,130 1,075 632 584 117 116
South Atlantic 586 536 327 269 57 60
East South Central 161 164 97 103 19 20
West South Central 382 375 209 212 42 36
West 829 793 491 448 119 86
Mountain 251 226 158a 113 33 31
Pacific 578 567 333 335 86 55
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,788 1,786 1,014 966 212 186
Small Metro 1,019 1,040 573 589 123 125
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 702 715 394 388 94 82
< 250K Pop. 317 325 179 201 29 44
Nonmetro 512 500 325 294 74 67
Urbanized 197 226 125 132 29 36
Less Urbanized 265 230 162 144 38 25
Completely Rural 51 44 38a 19 7 6
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Table 2.73B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 13.6 13.3 7.9 7.4 1.7 1.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 15.9 17.3 8.7 9.6 2.1 2.2
New England 16.7 16.0 9.7 8.7 1.6 1.6
Middle Atlantic 15.7 17.8 8.4 9.9 2.3 2.4
Midwest 12.9 13.1 7.9 7.5 1.6 1.5
East North Central 11.8 13.1 7.0 7.3 1.4 1.5
West North Central 15.2 13.2 9.9 8.0 2.0 1.6
South 12.6 11.6 7.1 6.3 1.3 1.3
South Atlantic 13.1 11.6 7.3 5.8 1.3 1.3
East South Central 11.2 11.1 6.7 6.9 1.3 1.3
West South Central 12.6 11.9 6.9 6.7 1.4 1.1
West 14.2 13.2 8.4 7.5 2.0 1.4
Mountain 14.1 12.3 8.8a 6.1 1.8 1.7
Pacific 14.3 13.7 8.3 8.1 2.1 1.3
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 13.7 13.4 7.8 7.3 1.6 1.4
Small Metro 13.5 13.3 7.6 7.5 1.6 1.6
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 13.9 13.3 7.8 7.2 1.9 1.5
< 250K Pop. 12.7 13.2 7.2 8.1 1.2 1.8
Nonmetro 13.5 13.1 8.6 7.7 2.0 1.8
Urbanized 12.9 13.4 8.2 7.8 1.9 2.1
Less Urbanized 13.6 13.0 8.4 8.1 2.0 1.4
Completely Rural 15.9 12.3 11.9b 5.2 2.3 1.6
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Table 2.74A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 20,917 20,814 13,796 13,653 4,617b 4,165
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 4,069 4,027 2,743 2,661 991b 793
New England 1,173 1,119 812 748 314a 243
Middle Atlantic 2,896 2,908 1,932 1,913 677a 549
Midwest 4,860a 4,648 3,299 3,202 1,171a 1,023
East North Central 3,313 3,199 2,232 2,214 788 684
West North Central 1,547 1,449 1,067 989 384 339
South 7,142 7,411 4,566 4,737 1,544 1,436
South Atlantic 3,744 3,952 2,347 2,461 846 774
East South Central 1,002 1,069 629 686 191 197
West South Central 2,396 2,390 1,590 1,590 507 465
West 4,846 4,727 3,187 3,052 909 913
Mountain 1,414 1,371 946 882 269 294
Pacific 3,432 3,356 2,241 2,171 641 620
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 11,277 11,327 7,344 7,282 2,399a 2,074
Small Metro 6,905 6,793 4,521 4,495 1,566 1,517
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 4,344 4,322 2,783 2,790 919 882
< 250K Pop. 2,561 2,471 1,738 1,705 647 635
Nonmetro 2,736 2,695 1,931 1,876 652 574
Urbanized 1,328 1,284 942 882 325 279
Less Urbanized 1,209 1,164 858 819 287 238
Completely Rural 198 246 131 175 39 57
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Table 2.74B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 61.4 60.7 40.5 39.8 13.5b 12.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 67.3 65.8 45.4 43.5 16.4b 13.0
New England 72.2 69.7 49.9 46.6 19.3a 15.2
Middle Atlantic 65.5 64.4 43.7 42.4 15.3b 12.2
Midwest 64.8 63.3 44.0 43.6 15.6 13.9
East North Central 64.5 63.2 43.4 43.7 15.3 13.5
West North Central 65.6 63.7 45.3 43.4 16.3 14.9
South 57.5 58.8 36.8 37.6 12.4 11.4
South Atlantic 59.3 61.4 37.2 38.2 13.4 12.0
East South Central 50.4 53.2 31.6 34.1 9.6 9.8
West South Central 58.2 57.4 38.6 38.2 12.3 11.2
West 59.7 57.4 39.3 37.1 11.2 11.1
Mountain 56.6 55.5 37.9 35.7 10.8 11.9
Pacific 61.1 58.3 39.9 37.7 11.4 10.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 62.1 61.5 40.4 39.6 13.2b 11.3
Small Metro 62.1 60.9 40.7 40.3 14.1 13.6
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 61.8 61.0 39.6 39.4 13.1 12.4
< 250K Pop. 62.5 60.8 42.4 42.0 15.8 15.6
Nonmetro 57.1 56.8 40.3 39.5 13.6 12.1
Urbanized 62.9a 58.1 44.6 39.9 15.4a 12.6
Less Urbanized 51.9 55.6 36.8 39.1 12.3 11.4
Completely Rural 56.8 55.4 37.4 39.4 11.3 12.9
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Table 2.75A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 107,138 109,245 42,827 42,839 11,874 11,321
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 22,202 21,987 8,421 8,598 2,034 2,093
New England 6,387 6,304 2,183 2,549 580 587
Middle Atlantic 15,815 15,684 6,238 6,049 1,455 1,506
Midwest 24,741 24,637 10,321 10,195 2,824 2,858
East North Central 17,433 17,190 7,282 7,026 1,977 1,949
West North Central 7,308 7,447 3,039 3,169 847 909
South 35,898a 37,816 14,051 14,852 4,132 4,111
South Atlantic 20,212 20,881 7,240 7,335 2,184 2,158
East South Central 5,001 5,199 2,147 2,130 657 621
West South Central 10,685a 11,735 4,664a 5,386 1,291 1,331
West 24,298 24,805 10,034 9,194 2,884a 2,259
Mountain 7,275 7,495 3,216 2,885 890 697
Pacific 17,022 17,310 6,818 6,309 1,994 1,562
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 60,392 61,160 23,601 23,425 6,037 5,820
Small Metro 31,330a 33,679 12,517 13,531 3,817 3,760
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 21,322 22,691 8,292 9,243 2,515 2,566
< 250K Pop. 10,007 10,988 4,226 4,288 1,302 1,194
Nonmetro 15,417 14,406 6,708 5,883 2,020 1,740
Urbanized 6,946 6,114 2,933a 2,267 855 748
Less Urbanized 7,130 6,878 3,212 3,052 941 796
Completely Rural 1,341 1,414 563 564 225 197
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Table 2.75B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 54.9 55.1 21.9 21.6 6.1 5.7
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 61.2 60.3 23.2 23.6 5.6 5.7
New England 67.0 65.6 22.9 26.5 6.1 6.1
Middle Atlantic 59.2 58.3 23.3 22.5 5.4 5.6
Midwest 58.2 57.4 24.3 23.8 6.6 6.7
East North Central 58.8 57.7 24.6 23.6 6.7 6.5
West North Central 56.8 56.9 23.6 24.2 6.6 6.9
South 50.1 51.6 19.6 20.3 5.8 5.6
South Atlantic 52.9 53.4 19.0 18.7 5.7 5.5
East South Central 42.9 44.0 18.4 18.0 5.6 5.3
West South Central 49.1 52.5 21.5 24.1 5.9 6.0
West 54.2 54.4 22.4 20.2 6.4a 5.0
Mountain 52.9 54.1 23.4 20.8 6.5 5.0
Pacific 54.7 54.5 21.9 19.9 6.4 4.9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 57.8 58.2 22.6 22.3 5.8 5.5
Small Metro 53.3 54.7 21.3 22.0 6.5 6.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 54.1 54.0 21.0 22.0 6.4 6.1
< 250K Pop. 51.6a 56.2 21.8 21.9 6.7 6.1
Nonmetro 48.4 45.6 21.0a 18.6 6.3 5.5
Urbanized 51.7 47.4 21.8a 17.6 6.4 5.8
Less Urbanized 46.4 44.9 20.9 19.9 6.1 5.2
Completely Rural 43.8 41.6 18.4 16.6 7.4 5.8
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Table 2.76A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 128,055 130,059 56,623 56,491 16,490 15,486
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 26,270 26,015 11,164 11,259 3,025 2,885
New England 7,560 7,423 2,995 3,297 894 831
Middle Atlantic 18,710 18,592 8,170 7,962 2,132 2,055
Midwest 29,602 29,285 13,620 13,397 3,995 3,881
East North Central 20,746 20,389 9,515 9,239 2,764 2,633
West North Central 8,855 8,896 4,106 4,158 1,231 1,248
South 43,039a 45,227 18,617 19,589 5,677 5,547
South Atlantic 23,956 24,833 9,587 9,796 3,030 2,933
East South Central 6,003 6,269 2,776 2,816 848 818
West South Central 13,080a 14,125 6,255a 6,976 1,798 1,796
West 29,144 29,533 13,221 12,246 3,793a 3,172
Mountain 8,689 8,867 4,162 3,767 1,159 991
Pacific 20,454 20,666 9,059 8,479 2,635 2,182
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 71,668 72,487 30,945 30,707 8,436 7,895
Small Metro 38,234 40,471 17,038 18,026 5,382 5,277
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 25,666 27,013 11,075 12,033 3,434 3,447
< 250K Pop. 12,568 13,459 5,963 5,993 1,948 1,829
Nonmetro 18,152 17,101 8,640 7,759 2,672 2,315
Urbanized 8,275 7,398 3,875a 3,149 1,180 1,027
Less Urbanized 8,339 8,042 4,071 3,871 1,228 1,034
Completely Rural 1,539 1,661 694 739 264 254
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Table 2.76B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 55.9 55.9 24.7 24.3 7.2a 6.7
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 62.1 61.0 26.4 26.4 7.2 6.8
New England 67.8 66.2 26.8 29.4 8.0 7.4
Middle Atlantic 60.1 59.2 26.2 25.4 6.8 6.5
Midwest 59.2 58.3 27.2 26.7 8.0 7.7
East North Central 59.6 58.5 27.3 26.5 7.9 7.5
West North Central 58.2 57.9 27.0 27.1 8.1 8.1
South 51.2 52.6 22.2 22.8 6.8 6.5
South Atlantic 53.8 54.5 21.5 21.5 6.8 6.4
East South Central 44.0 45.3 20.4 20.4 6.2 5.9
West South Central 50.6 53.2 24.2 26.3 7.0 6.8
West 55.0 54.8 25.0a 22.7 7.2a 5.9
Mountain 53.5 54.3 25.6 23.1 7.1 6.1
Pacific 55.7 55.1 24.7 22.6 7.2 5.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 58.4 58.7 25.2 24.9 6.9 6.4
Small Metro 54.7 55.6 24.4 24.8 7.7 7.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 55.3 55.0 23.8 24.5 7.4 7.0
< 250K Pop. 53.5 57.0 25.4 25.4 8.3 7.7
Nonmetro 49.5 47.0 23.6a 21.3 7.3 6.4
Urbanized 53.2a 49.0 24.9a 20.9 7.6 6.8
Less Urbanized 47.1 46.2 23.0 22.2 6.9 5.9
Completely Rural 45.2 43.2 20.4 19.2 7.8 6.6
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Table 2.77A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 19,196 18,669 16,434 15,938 9,934 9,654
GENDER            
Male 10,048a 9,484 8,638b 8,004 5,517b 5,002
Female 9,148 9,185 7,797 7,934 4,417 4,652
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,234 14,653 13,134 12,646 8,063 7,767
White 11,550a 10,942 10,133a 9,582 6,423 6,053
Black or African American 2,532 2,301 2,048 1,863 1,138 986
American Indian or Alaska Native 113 96 87 87 47 42
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 582 667 488 560 239a 342
Two or More Races 414b 557 341b 485 187b 291
Hispanic or Latino 3,962 4,016 3,301 3,291 1,871 1,887
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 6,004b 5,523 5,270b 4,805 3,504b 3,131
Female, White, Not Hispanic 5,546 5,419 4,863 4,778 2,918 2,922
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1,285 1,168 1,033 941 608 531
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1,247 1,133 1,016 922 530 456
Male, Hispanic 2,156 2,102 1,825 1,678 1,103 988
Female, Hispanic 1,806 1,914 1,476 1,613 767 898
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Table 2.77B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 50.5b 48.5 43.3b 41.4 26.2 25.1
GENDER            
Male 51.3b 48.5 44.1b 40.9 28.1b 25.6
Female 49.8 48.5 42.4 41.9 24.0 24.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 50.3a 48.7 43.3 42.0 26.6 25.8
White 52.4 51.1 45.9 44.7 29.1 28.2
Black or African American 45.1a 42.2 36.5 34.2 20.3 18.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 54.4 45.8 41.9 41.4 22.9 20.0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 37.5 36.7 31.5 30.8 15.4 18.8
Two or More Races 53.9 52.7 44.4 45.9 24.4 27.5
Hispanic or Latino 51.6b 47.9 43.0b 39.2 24.4 22.5
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 52.7a 50.6 46.3a 44.0 30.8a 28.7
Female, White, Not Hispanic 52.0 51.5 45.6 45.4 27.4 27.8
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 45.7 42.8 36.7 34.5 21.6 19.4
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 44.6 41.6 36.3 33.8 19.0 16.7
Male, Hispanic 53.3a 48.7 45.1b 38.9 27.3a 22.9
Female, Hispanic 49.7 47.0 40.6 39.6 21.1 22.0
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Table 2.78A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 190,068 193,078 151,947 154,484 121,440 123,731
GENDER            
Male 95,446 96,971 77,036 78,722 65,248 65,734
Female 94,622 96,107 74,911 75,763 56,192 57,997
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 166,465 168,757 133,648 134,864 107,943 108,883
White 135,983 136,541 110,252 110,070 90,060 89,962
Black or African American 20,390 20,425 15,404 15,484 11,799 11,746
American Indian or Alaska Native * 992 531a 749 394a 597
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 6,651 7,539 5,421 6,108 4,148 4,629
Two or More Races 2,105a 2,662 1,652 1,975 1,254 1,583
Hispanic or Latino 23,603 24,321 18,299 19,620 13,497a 14,849
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 67,432 67,698 54,820 55,289 47,636 46,768
Female, White, Not Hispanic 68,551 68,844 55,432 54,781 42,424 43,194
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 9,359 9,695 7,312 7,500 6,035 6,137
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 11,031 10,730 8,092 7,984 5,764 5,609
Male, Hispanic 13,201 13,491 10,567 11,177 8,185 8,943
Female, Hispanic 10,402 10,830 7,732 8,444 5,312 5,906
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Table 2.78B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 88.1 88.1 70.5 70.5 56.3 56.5
GENDER            
Male 91.9 92.3 74.2 74.9 62.8 62.6
Female 84.6 84.3 67.0 66.4 50.3 50.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 89.2 89.7 71.6 71.7 57.9 57.9
White 91.9 92.4 74.5 74.5 60.9 60.9
Black or African American 82.8 82.3 62.6 62.4 47.9 47.3
American Indian or Alaska Native * 81.4 53.1 61.4 39.4 49.0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 67.2 71.1 54.7 57.6 41.9 43.6
Two or More Races 87.4 90.6 68.6 67.2 52.0 53.9
Hispanic or Latino 81.1 78.4 62.9 63.3 46.4 47.9
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 94.4 94.9 76.7 77.5 66.7 65.6
Female, White, Not Hispanic 89.5 90.1 72.4 71.7 55.4 56.5
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 85.5 87.5 66.8 67.7 55.2 55.4
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 80.6 78.1 59.1 58.1 42.1 40.8
Male, Hispanic 88.6 87.3 71.0 72.3 55.0 57.9
Female, Hispanic 73.2 69.6 54.5 54.3 37.4 38.0
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Table 2.79A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 9,934 9,654 6,423 6,075 1,940a 1,698
GENDER            
Male 5,517b 5,002 3,856b 3,416 1,307b 1,088
Female 4,417 4,652 2,566 2,659 634 610
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,063 7,767 5,191 4,901 1,632a 1,431
White 6,423 6,053 4,354a 3,990 1,467a 1,250
Black or African American 1,138 986 547 514 91 81
American Indian or Alaska Native 47 42 38 29 13 9
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 3 *
Asian 239a 342 121 165 18 30
Two or More Races 187b 291 117 168 39 53
Hispanic or Latino 1,871 1,887 1,232 1,175 309 267
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 3,504b 3,131 2,545a 2,255 965a 805
Female, White, Not Hispanic 2,918 2,922 1,808 1,735 502 445
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 608 531 322 288 64 54
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 530 456 224 226 27 28
Male, Hispanic 1,103 988 800a 652 227 177
Female, Hispanic 767 898 431 523 82 90
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Table 2.79B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 26.2 25.1 16.9a 15.8 5.1a 4.4
GENDER            
Male 28.1b 25.6 19.7b 17.5 6.7b 5.6
Female 24.0 24.6 14.0 14.0 3.4 3.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 26.6 25.8 17.1 16.3 5.4a 4.8
White 29.1 28.2 19.7 18.6 6.6 5.8
Black or African American 20.3 18.1 9.7 9.4 1.6 1.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 22.9 20.0 18.4 13.9 6.4 4.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 2.9 *
Asian 15.4 18.8 7.8 9.1 1.2 1.7
Two or More Races 24.4 27.5 15.2 15.9 5.1 5.0
Hispanic or Latino 24.4 22.5 16.0a 14.0 4.0 3.2
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 30.8a 28.7 22.3 20.7 8.5 7.4
Female, White, Not Hispanic 27.4 27.8 16.9 16.5 4.7 4.2
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 21.6 19.4 11.4 10.5 2.3 2.0
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 19.0 16.7 8.0 8.3 1.0 1.0
Male, Hispanic 27.3a 22.9 19.8b 15.1 5.6 4.1
Female, Hispanic 21.1 22.0 11.9 12.8 2.3 2.2
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Table 2.80A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 121,440 123,731 52,112 52,265 14,959 14,167
GENDER            
Male 65,248 65,734 34,260 33,959 11,153 10,576
Female 56,192 57,997 17,852 18,306 3,805 3,591
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 107,943 108,883 44,095 44,226 13,388 12,453
White 90,060 89,962 36,387 36,449 11,589 10,763
Black or African American 11,799 11,746 5,418 5,347 1,255 1,117
American Indian or Alaska Native 394a 597 261 319 69 156
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4,148 4,629 1,287 1,281 260 174
Two or More Races 1,254 1,583 570 577 145 151
Hispanic or Latino 13,497a 14,849 8,017 8,039 1,570 1,713
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 47,636 46,768 23,973 23,669 8,723 7,952
Female, White, Not Hispanic 42,424 43,194 12,415 12,780 2,866 2,812
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 6,035 6,137 3,252 3,176 843 789
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 5,764 5,609 2,166 2,170 413 327
Male, Hispanic 8,185 8,943 5,554 5,574 1,167 1,423
Female, Hispanic 5,312 5,906 2,463 2,465 403 290
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Table 2.80B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2011)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2010)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 56.3 56.5 24.2 23.9 6.9 6.5
GENDER            
Male 62.8 62.6 33.0 32.3 10.7 10.1
Female 50.3 50.9 16.0 16.1 3.4 3.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 57.9 57.9 23.6 23.5 7.2a 6.6
White 60.9 60.9 24.6 24.7 7.8 7.3
Black or African American 47.9 47.3 22.0 21.5 5.1 4.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 39.4 49.0 26.1 26.1 6.9 12.8
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 41.9 43.6 13.0 12.1 2.6 1.6
Two or More Races 52.0 53.9 23.6 19.6 6.0 5.2
Hispanic or Latino 46.4 47.9 27.6 25.9 5.4 5.5
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 66.7 65.6 33.6 33.2 12.2 11.1
Female, White, Not Hispanic 55.4 56.5 16.2 16.7 3.7 3.7
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 55.2 55.4 29.7 28.7 7.7 7.1
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 42.1 40.8 15.8 15.8 3.0 2.4
Male, Hispanic 55.0 57.9 37.3 36.1 7.8 9.2
Female, Hispanic 37.4 38.0 17.3 15.8 2.8 1.9
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Table 2.81A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 19,196 18,669 16,434 15,938 9,934 9,654
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 3,542 3,620 3,140 3,181 1,987 2,102
New England 912 948 798 843 518 569
Middle Atlantic 2,630 2,672 2,342 2,338 1,469 1,533
Midwest 4,242 4,072 3,640 3,540 2,204 2,125
East North Central 2,948 2,889 2,536 2,524 1,505 1,527
West North Central 1,294 1,183 1,104 1,016 698a 597
South 7,026a 6,466 5,936a 5,425 3,458 3,177
South Atlantic 3,604 3,260 3,047 2,788 1,794 1,673
East South Central 1,125 1,005 925 822 503 431
West South Central 2,297 2,201 1,963 1,816 1,161 1,073
West 4,386 4,511 3,718 3,792 2,285 2,250
Mountain 1,368 1,308 1,131 1,107 687 620
Pacific 3,018 3,203 2,588 2,685 1,598 1,630
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 9,936 9,839 8,617 8,383 5,212 5,078
Small Metro 6,231 6,167 5,275 5,299 3,228 3,248
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 4,001 3,973 3,381 3,393 2,051 2,044
< 250K Pop. 2,230 2,193 1,894 1,906 1,177 1,204
Nonmetro 3,029a 2,663 2,542a 2,255 1,494 1,328
Urbanized 1,219 1,190 1,033 1,005 639 587
Less Urbanized 1,574b 1,195 1,317b 1,014 737 602
Completely Rural 236 278 192 236 119 139
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Table 2.81B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 50.5b 48.5 43.3b 41.4 26.2 25.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 53.5 53.0 47.4 46.6 30.0 30.8
New England 53.9 52.9 47.2 47.1 30.6 31.8
Middle Atlantic 53.3 53.1 47.5 46.4 29.8 30.5
Midwest 50.7 48.7 43.5 42.3 26.4 25.4
East North Central 50.4 48.9 43.3 42.7 25.7 25.8
West North Central 51.6 48.1 44.1 41.3 27.9a 24.3
South 49.9b 46.1 42.2b 38.7 24.6 22.7
South Atlantic 50.7b 46.1 42.9 39.4 25.2 23.7
East South Central 49.4 44.9 40.6 36.7 22.1 19.2
West South Central 49.0 46.7 41.9 38.5 24.8 22.8
West 49.1 48.6 41.7 40.9 25.6 24.2
Mountain 50.0 47.7 41.4 40.4 25.1 22.6
Pacific 48.7 49.0 41.8 41.1 25.8 24.9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 49.4 48.2 42.8 41.1 25.9 24.9
Small Metro 52.1a 49.6 44.1 42.6 27.0 26.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 51.4a 48.3 43.5 41.3 26.4 24.9
< 250K Pop. 53.3 52.0 45.3 45.2 28.2 28.6
Nonmetro 51.3b 47.2 43.1a 39.9 25.3 23.5
Urbanized 50.7 47.5 43.0 40.1 26.6 23.4
Less Urbanized 52.0b 46.1 43.5 39.1 24.3 23.2
Completely Rural 50.1 50.6 40.8 43.0 25.2 25.3
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Table 2.82A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 190,068 193,078 151,947 154,484 121,440 123,731
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 36,082 35,920 29,870 30,353 24,957 24,654
New England 9,783 9,808 8,308 8,438 7,224 7,031
Middle Atlantic 26,300 26,112 21,562 21,915 17,733 17,623
Midwest 43,046 43,411 35,110 34,861 28,084 27,876
East North Central 29,831 30,030 24,433 24,189 19,684 19,361
West North Central 13,215 13,381 10,676 10,672 8,399 8,515
South 67,806 70,180 52,086 54,347 40,711 43,125
South Atlantic 36,254 37,856 28,638 29,696 22,749 23,696
East South Central 10,699 10,919 7,432 8,040 5,661 6,002
West South Central 20,853 21,405 16,016 16,611 12,301 13,427
West 43,133 43,567 34,881 34,924 27,688 28,076
Mountain 13,055 13,384 10,273 10,636 8,254 8,472
Pacific 30,078 30,184 24,607 24,288 19,434 19,604
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 102,835 102,758 84,634 84,906 68,245 69,195
Small Metro 57,350 60,404 45,298 47,941 36,026 38,264
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 38,300 40,750 30,573 32,221 24,318 25,684
< 250K Pop. 19,050 19,655 14,725 15,720 11,708 12,580
Nonmetro 29,882 29,916 22,015 21,638 17,170 16,273
Urbanized 13,051 12,479 9,717 9,414 7,832 7,037
Less Urbanized 14,123 14,388 10,388 10,140 7,867 7,670
Completely Rural 2,708 3,049 1,910 2,084 1,471 1,566
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Table 2.82B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2010)
Lifetime
(2011)
Past Year
(2010)
Past Year
(2011)
Past Month
(2010)
Past Month
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 88.1 88.1 70.5 70.5 56.3 56.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 90.4 89.7 74.8 75.8 62.5 61.5
New England 92.7 93.1 78.7 80.1 68.4 66.8
Middle Atlantic 89.6 88.4 73.4 74.2 60.4 59.7
Midwest 91.6 91.7 74.7 73.7 59.8 58.9
East North Central 91.3 91.6 74.8 73.8 60.2 59.1
West North Central 92.4 92.0 74.6 73.4 58.7 58.6
South 85.9 86.5 66.0 67.0 51.6 53.1
South Atlantic 86.5 87.8 68.4 68.9 54.3 55.0
East South Central 83.6 83.6 58.1 61.5 44.2 45.9
West South Central 86.2 85.7 66.2 66.5 50.8 53.8
West 86.5 86.2 70.0 69.1 55.5 55.5
Mountain 85.3 86.8 67.1 69.0 53.9 54.9
Pacific 87.1 85.9 71.2 69.1 56.3 55.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 89.0 88.3 73.2 72.9 59.0 59.4
Small Metro 87.6 88.6 69.2 70.3 55.0 56.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 87.6 88.0 69.9 69.6 55.6 55.5
< 250K Pop. 87.4 89.8 67.6a 71.8 53.7a 57.5
Nonmetro 86.5 86.6 63.7 62.7 49.7 47.1
Urbanized 88.9 87.3 66.2 65.9 53.4 49.2
Less Urbanized 85.0 86.8 62.5 61.1 47.3 46.2
Completely Rural 83.3 83.5 58.7 57.1 45.2 42.9
120406
Table 2.83A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 9,934 9,654 6,423 6,075 1,940a 1,698
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,987 2,102 1,282 1,298 397 372
New England 518 569 340 341 103 105
Middle Atlantic 1,469 1,533 943 957 294 267
Midwest 2,204 2,125 1,482 1,415 453 388
East North Central 1,505 1,527 995 1,022 300 278
West North Central 698a 597 487a 393 153 111
South 3,458 3,177 2,160 1,965 687 580
South Atlantic 1,794 1,673 1,071 1,019 343 346
East South Central 503 431 340 264 107 66
West South Central 1,161 1,073 749 683 237 168
West 2,285 2,250 1,499 1,397 403 357
Mountain 687 620 453a 359 118 119
Pacific 1,598 1,630 1,045 1,037 285 238
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 5,212 5,078 3,292 3,072 954a 805
Small Metro 3,228 3,248 2,106 2,119 641 657
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 2,051 2,044 1,292 1,262 379 350
< 250K Pop. 1,177 1,204 814 856 261 306
Nonmetro 1,494 1,328 1,025 885 345b 236
Urbanized 639 587 433 382 152a 100
Less Urbanized 737 602 508 419 173 113
Completely Rural 119 139 84 84 21 23
120406
Table 2.83B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 26.2 25.1 16.9a 15.8 5.1a 4.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 30.0 30.8 19.4 19.0 6.0 5.5
New England 30.6 31.8 20.1 19.0 6.1 5.9
Middle Atlantic 29.8 30.5 19.1 19.0 6.0 5.3
Midwest 26.4 25.4 17.7 16.9 5.4 4.6
East North Central 25.7 25.8 17.0 17.3 5.1 4.7
West North Central 27.9a 24.3 19.4a 16.0 6.1 4.5
South 24.6 22.7 15.4 14.0 4.9 4.1
South Atlantic 25.2 23.7 15.1 14.4 4.8 4.9
East South Central 22.1 19.2 14.9 11.8 4.7 2.9
West South Central 24.8 22.8 16.0 14.5 5.1a 3.6
West 25.6 24.2 16.8 15.0 4.5 3.8
Mountain 25.1 22.6 16.6a 13.1 4.3 4.3
Pacific 25.8 24.9 16.9 15.9 4.6 3.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 25.9 24.9 16.4a 15.0 4.7a 3.9
Small Metro 27.0 26.1 17.6 17.0 5.4 5.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 26.4 24.9 16.6 15.4 4.9 4.3
< 250K Pop. 28.2 28.6 19.5 20.3 6.2 7.3
Nonmetro 25.3 23.5 17.4 15.7 5.9b 4.2
Urbanized 26.6 23.4 18.0 15.2 6.3b 4.0
Less Urbanized 24.3 23.2 16.8 16.2 5.7 4.4
Completely Rural 25.2 25.3 17.9 15.3 4.4 4.3
120406
Table 2.84A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 121,440 123,731 52,112 52,265 14,959 14,167
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 24,957 24,654 10,252 10,372 2,716 2,606
New England 7,224 7,031 2,762 3,053 808 743
Middle Atlantic 17,733 17,623 7,490 7,320 1,909 1,864
Midwest 28,084 27,876 12,558 12,389 3,627 3,577
East North Central 19,684 19,361 8,782 8,493 2,517 2,413
West North Central 8,399 8,515 3,776 3,895 1,110 1,164
South 40,711 43,125 17,089 18,207 5,106 5,083
South Atlantic 22,749 23,696 8,842 9,046 2,744 2,647
East South Central 5,661 6,002 2,533 2,655 760 772
West South Central 12,301 13,427 5,714 6,506 1,602 1,664
West 27,688 28,076 12,213 11,297 3,509 2,901
Mountain 8,254 8,472 3,867 3,520 1,074 903
Pacific 19,434 19,604 8,346 7,777 2,436 1,998
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 68,245 69,195 28,668 28,601 7,693 7,276
Small Metro 36,026 38,264 15,506 16,496 4,864 4,745
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 24,318 25,684 10,177 11,159 3,148 3,179
< 250K Pop. 11,708 12,580 5,329 5,337 1,716 1,567
Nonmetro 17,170 16,273 7,939 7,168 2,401 2,145
Urbanized 7,832 7,037 3,566a 2,899 1,056 963
Less Urbanized 7,867 7,670 3,725 3,596 1,094 946
Completely Rural 1,471 1,566 647 673 251 236
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Table 2.84B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2010 and 2011
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2010)
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2011)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2010)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2011)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Some 2010 estimates may differ from previously published estimates due to updates (see Section B.3 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings).
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.
a Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2011 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010 and 2011.
TOTAL 56.3 56.5 24.2 23.9 6.9 6.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 62.5 61.5 25.7 25.9 6.8 6.5
New England 68.4 66.8 26.2 29.0 7.7 7.1
Middle Atlantic 60.4 59.7 25.5 24.8 6.5 6.3
Midwest 59.8 58.9 26.7 26.2 7.7 7.6
East North Central 60.2 59.1 26.9 25.9 7.7 7.4
West North Central 58.7 58.6 26.4 26.8 7.8 8.0
South 51.6 53.1 21.7 22.4 6.5 6.3
South Atlantic 54.3 55.0 21.1 21.0 6.5 6.1
East South Central 44.2 45.9 19.8 20.3 5.9 5.9
West South Central 50.8 53.8 23.6 26.0 6.6 6.7
West 55.5 55.5 24.5 22.3 7.0a 5.7
Mountain 53.9 54.9 25.3 22.8 7.0 5.9
Pacific 56.3 55.8 24.2 22.1 7.0 5.7
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 59.0 59.4 24.8 24.6 6.7 6.3
Small Metro 55.0 56.1 23.7 24.2 7.4 7.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 55.6 55.5 23.3 24.1 7.2 6.9
< 250K Pop. 53.7a 57.5 24.5 24.4 7.9 7.2
Nonmetro 49.7 47.1 23.0a 20.8 6.9 6.2
Urbanized 53.4 49.2 24.3a 20.3 7.2 6.7
Less Urbanized 47.3 46.2 22.4 21.7 6.6 5.7
Completely Rural 45.2 42.9 19.9 18.4 7.7 6.5

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