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Table 2.43C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 82 87 69 68 33 37
GENDER            
Male 57 61 47 51 26 28
Female 59 61 49 45 21 23
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 73 78 62 61 28 34
White 75 78 60 60 28 30
Black or African American 29 31 20 20 5 7
American Indian or Alaska Native 7 * 5 * 1 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 20 19 19 17 2 8
Two or More Races 10 6 8 4 4 2
Hispanic or Latino 38 37 32 29 17 14
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 52 54 42 44 22 23
Female, White, Not Hispanic 51 53 39 38 18 18
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 19 21 15 17 4 6
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 21 21 14 11 3 3
Male, Hispanic 29 27 24 22 14 12
Female, Hispanic 30 31 22 21 11 7
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Table 2.43D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.32 0.34 0.27 0.27 0.13 0.15
GENDER            
Male 0.44 0.47 0.36 0.39 0.20 0.22
Female 0.47 0.49 0.39 0.37 0.17 0.18
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.35 0.38 0.30 0.30 0.14 0.16
White 0.42 0.43 0.35 0.36 0.18 0.20
Black or African American 0.71 0.74 0.50 0.52 0.13 0.18
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.96 * 3.37 * 0.86 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.86 1.68 1.78 1.55 0.17 0.81
Two or More Races 2.36 1.51 1.86 0.97 0.87 0.49
Hispanic or Latino 0.84 0.80 0.70 0.62 0.38 0.31
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.57 0.61 0.48 0.52 0.28 0.30
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.61 0.62 0.50 0.48 0.24 0.24
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.93 1.03 0.72 0.86 0.20 0.31
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.03 1.03 0.70 0.58 0.17 0.18
Male, Hispanic 1.17 1.05 1.00 0.91 0.58 0.52
Female, Hispanic 1.19 1.23 0.92 0.87 0.49 0.31
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Table 2.43P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1349   0.1172   0.8640  
GENDER            
Male 0.5282   0.8382   0.9938  
Female 0.1366   0.0377   0.7812  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1131   0.0867   0.6492  
White 0.0780   0.1377   0.9547  
Black or African American 0.6830   0.3414   0.9764  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8267   0.8209   0.2420  
Two or More Races 0.1912   0.0646   0.4797  
Hispanic or Latino 0.9188   0.9916   0.2246  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.3231   0.8094   0.7950  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.1386   0.0528   0.8147  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.6723   0.6591   0.9886  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.8607   0.3531   0.9844  
Male, Hispanic 0.7580   0.9613   0.3231  
Female, Hispanic 0.6711   0.9721   0.4876  
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Table 2.44C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 168 170 169 170 125 115
GENDER            
Male 108 110 115 115 95 94
Female 111 114 103 109 63 59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 143 145 150 152 112 104
White 276 282 222 236 128 125
Black or African American 86 108 55 69 22 29
American Indian or Alaska Native 13 * 11 * 5 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 5
Asian 80 58 45 36 17 15
Two or More Races 24 24 19 20 15 12
Hispanic or Latino 73 73 65 71 43 45
EDUCATION            
< High School 99 95 84 83 43 46
High School Graduate 148 151 123 127 72 66
Some College 220 216 162 165 88 86
College Graduate 130 127 94 94 55 49
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 203 203 164 168 93 88
Part-Time 162 160 114 120 64 63
Unemployed 64 61 51 52 30 32
Other1 133 135 104 108 62 56
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Table 2.44D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.51 0.52 0.52 0.52 0.38 0.35
GENDER            
Male 0.65 0.67 0.70 0.70 0.58 0.57
Female 0.69 0.70 0.63 0.67 0.39 0.36
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.53 0.54 0.56 0.57 0.42 0.39
White 0.54 0.59 0.61 0.64 0.50 0.46
Black or African American 1.14 1.27 1.02 1.10 0.47 0.60
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.58 * 4.38 * 2.73 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 3.47
Asian 2.90 2.44 2.10 2.19 1.04 1.06
Two or More Races 3.60 3.31 3.87 3.44 3.60 2.54
Hispanic or Latino 1.26 1.26 1.12 1.23 0.74 0.78
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.07 1.07 1.04 1.03 0.63 0.69
High School Graduate 0.76 0.80 0.75 0.81 0.56 0.52
Some College 0.79 0.86 0.89 0.91 0.64 0.62
College Graduate 1.00 1.08 1.31 1.25 1.08 0.95
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.65 0.65 0.68 0.69 0.51 0.49
Part-Time 0.93 0.93 0.98 0.92 0.67 0.63
Unemployed 1.51 1.65 1.54 1.56 1.12 1.10
Other1 1.21 1.22 1.12 1.15 0.85 0.76
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Table 2.44P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2807   0.5430   0.0937  
GENDER            
Male 0.4904   0.6437   0.1701  
Female 0.3647   0.6643   0.2755  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2976   0.6899   0.0298  
White 0.0195   0.2382   0.0092  
Black or African American 0.0554   0.1821   0.1290  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9480   0.4986   0.5654  
Two or More Races 0.6130   0.5089   0.2524  
Hispanic or Latino 0.6389   0.5157   0.5100  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.5736   0.8602   0.7768  
High School Graduate 0.2181   0.2253   0.0072  
Some College 0.5722   0.3650   0.9227  
College Graduate 0.2804   0.3581   0.1849  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.8788   0.8859   0.1390  
Part-Time 0.0907   0.7653   0.9954  
Unemployed 0.5559   0.9902   0.8112  
Other1 0.9943   0.6667   0.1129  
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Table 2.45C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 915 985 697 712 393 403
GENDER            
Male 584 641 541 562 333 356
Female 614 657 356 364 147 157
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 851 899 644 653 364 374
White 1,237 1,334 662 694 337 365
Black or African American 404 419 261 257 128 108
American Indian or Alaska Native * * * 51 24 35
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 251 240 125 129 54 59
Two or More Races 124 105 77 63 27 38
Hispanic or Latino 309 347 260 265 148 138
EDUCATION            
< High School 448 418 337 304 176 162
High School Graduate 654 664 428 442 222 225
Some College 622 681 355 376 169 202
College Graduate 876 935 397 418 205 206
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,049 1,065 640 625 322 338
Part-Time 404 434 194 244 92 138
Unemployed 165 181 133 109 77 68
Other1 670 685 338 376 192 173
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Table 2.45D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.49 0.52 0.37 0.37 0.21 0.21
GENDER            
Male 0.65 0.70 0.60 0.62 0.37 0.39
Female 0.63 0.66 0.36 0.37 0.15 0.16
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.52 0.54 0.39 0.39 0.22 0.23
White 0.55 0.58 0.43 0.45 0.25 0.26
Black or African American 1.45 1.45 1.16 1.09 0.61 0.51
American Indian or Alaska Native * * * 4.89 2.75 3.50
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.51 2.37 1.54 1.49 0.70 0.72
Two or More Races 4.57 4.31 3.70 3.15 1.44 1.97
Hispanic or Latino 1.34 1.46 1.13 1.11 0.64 0.58
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.16 1.15 0.99 0.94 0.56 0.53
High School Graduate 0.84 0.86 0.69 0.69 0.38 0.38
Some College 0.90 0.94 0.71 0.71 0.37 0.42
College Graduate 0.83 0.82 0.65 0.65 0.37 0.36
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.61 0.61 0.52 0.51 0.29 0.31
Part-Time 1.39 1.43 0.89 1.02 0.45 0.62
Unemployed 2.62 2.70 2.35 2.24 1.58 1.46
Other1 0.88 0.91 0.57 0.61 0.33 0.29
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Table 2.45P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5151   0.2857   0.6845  
GENDER            
Male 0.6670   0.4273   0.8455  
Female 0.1637   0.3799   0.5377  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5325   0.2148   0.5453  
White 0.3395   0.1602   0.3312  
Black or African American 0.4001   0.8313   0.2827  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   0.6273  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9267   0.6899   0.9794  
Two or More Races 0.8408   0.8363   0.3685  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7087   0.8209   0.7055  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.8405   0.9923   0.9571  
High School Graduate 0.7826   0.6849   0.3971  
Some College 0.4260   0.4706   0.2287  
College Graduate 0.2200   0.2977   0.2669  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.3023   0.3398   0.8991  
Part-Time 0.8020   0.1914   0.1157  
Unemployed 0.0284   0.3007   0.7892  
Other1 0.8037   0.6144   0.9865  
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Table 2.46C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 955 1,010 741 763 425 426
GENDER            
Male 600 658 561 585 353 374
Female 640 671 395 391 168 169
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 884 920 682 703 391 394
White 1,310 1,384 721 762 364 394
Black or African American 426 464 274 277 129 111
American Indian or Alaska Native 71 92 69 54 25 36
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 39 * 29 *
Asian 268 244 135 130 57 57
Two or More Races 126 108 79 66 31 40
Hispanic or Latino 317 354 268 276 156 144
EDUCATION            
< High School 460 431 346 318 180 168
High School Graduate 679 693 450 466 236 234
Some College 668 726 396 424 194 223
College Graduate 901 946 418 435 219 212
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,091 1,106 679 672 339 356
Part-Time 437 466 226 274 112 153
Unemployed 177 190 142 120 82 74
Other1 687 695 352 395 205 182
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Table 2.46D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.43 0.45 0.34 0.34 0.19 0.19
GENDER            
Male 0.56 0.61 0.53 0.54 0.33 0.35
Female 0.56 0.58 0.35 0.34 0.15 0.15
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.48 0.36 0.36 0.20 0.20
White 0.50 0.51 0.40 0.42 0.23 0.24
Black or African American 1.22 1.23 0.98 0.92 0.51 0.43
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.87 5.60 5.55 4.32 2.38 3.04
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 5.07 * 3.50 *
Asian 2.19 2.06 1.36 1.29 0.62 0.59
Two or More Races 3.93 3.56 3.21 2.69 1.39 1.67
Hispanic or Latino 1.10 1.20 0.93 0.93 0.54 0.49
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.97 0.97 0.83 0.81 0.47 0.45
High School Graduate 0.71 0.74 0.59 0.60 0.33 0.32
Some College 0.76 0.79 0.63 0.64 0.34 0.37
College Graduate 0.78 0.77 0.63 0.63 0.36 0.34
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.54 0.54 0.47 0.46 0.27 0.28
Part-Time 1.06 1.07 0.75 0.81 0.39 0.49
Unemployed 1.76 1.82 1.60 1.56 1.10 1.00
Other1 0.81 0.83 0.53 0.58 0.32 0.27
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Table 2.46P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6667   0.4100   0.9076  
GENDER            
Male 0.5835   0.5269   0.8477  
Female 0.2385   0.5154   0.9005  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6690   0.2888   0.9778  
White 0.5743   0.2756   0.8350  
Black or African American 0.6302   0.9425   0.4442  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2800   0.6016   0.5722  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8874   0.6553   0.9070  
Two or More Races 0.8405   0.7992   0.5413  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8102   0.6687   0.8266  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.9783   0.9709   0.9699  
High School Graduate 0.9513   0.8809   0.9119  
Some College 0.3689   0.7143   0.3027  
College Graduate 0.2666   0.2525   0.1828  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.3135   0.4314   0.7579  
Part-Time 0.5252   0.3056   0.1729  
Unemployed 0.0565   0.3721   0.9037  
Other1 0.8103   0.6704   0.6979  
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Table 2.47C (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 828 856 880 876 850 844
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 355 359 347 337 322 330
New England 180 175 165 160 163 145
Middle Atlantic 304 312 306 294 277 296
Midwest 299 287 367 367 343 352
East North Central 255 245 285 297 273 281
West North Central 152 152 225 206 206 203
South 489 542 556 564 550 532
South Atlantic 368 422 434 431 430 420
East South Central 168 163 202 197 205 190
West South Central 267 286 276 290 276 268
West 431 468 431 437 403 407
Mountain 163 200 178 222 171 215
Pacific 397 423 393 377 366 347
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,507 1,487 857 871 767 783
Small Metro 1,045 1,167 625 666 583 597
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 816 992 472 588 429 534
< 250K Pop. 703 702 406 380 383 338
Nonmetro 880 841 533 504 497 470
Urbanized 551 577 314 350 289 317
Less Urbanized 733 649 439 377 411 352
Completely Rural 351 358 219 209 205 190
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Table 2.47D (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.34 0.35 0.36 0.35 0.35 0.34
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.77 0.78 0.76 0.73 0.70 0.72
New England 1.50 1.45 1.37 1.33 1.35 1.20
Middle Atlantic 0.90 0.92 0.90 0.87 0.82 0.87
Midwest 0.55 0.52 0.67 0.67 0.63 0.64
East North Central 0.67 0.64 0.74 0.78 0.71 0.73
West North Central 0.93 0.92 1.37 1.25 1.25 1.23
South 0.55 0.60 0.62 0.63 0.62 0.59
South Atlantic 0.78 0.89 0.92 0.91 0.91 0.88
East South Central 1.15 1.11 1.38 1.34 1.40 1.29
West South Central 0.98 1.03 1.01 1.05 1.01 0.97
West 0.76 0.82 0.76 0.76 0.71 0.71
Mountain 0.96 1.16 1.05 1.29 1.02 1.24
Pacific 1.00 1.06 0.99 0.94 0.92 0.87
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.51 0.50 0.49 0.50 0.47 0.48
Small Metro 0.56 0.62 0.65 0.63 0.62 0.59
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.69 0.77 0.77 0.78 0.72 0.74
< 250K Pop. 0.93 1.03 1.12 1.13 1.11 1.05
Nonmetro 0.66 0.69 0.84 0.79 0.83 0.78
Urbanized 1.15 1.01 1.27 1.13 1.30 1.14
Less Urbanized 0.87 0.96 1.18 1.27 1.14 1.22
Completely Rural 2.14 2.41 2.36 2.58 2.37 2.38
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Table 2.47P (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0150   0.1660   0.0407  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1098   0.4037   0.3445  
New England 0.4373   0.9141   0.5479  
Middle Atlantic 0.1600   0.3042   0.4504  
Midwest 0.2919   0.9325   0.8023  
East North Central 0.2276   0.5356   0.7634  
West North Central 0.9840   0.4494   0.9971  
South 0.1032   0.1014   0.0182  
South Atlantic 0.5082   0.6214   0.8365  
East South Central 0.0154   0.0066   0.0091  
West South Central 0.5161   0.0295   0.0011  
West 0.0322   0.8933   0.9216  
Mountain 0.2503   0.7125   0.7464  
Pacific 0.0634   0.7261   0.7428  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0184   0.5955   0.2209  
Small Metro 0.7668   0.1752   0.1448  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9296   0.2136   0.2287  
< 250K Pop. 0.7412   0.5807   0.4305  
Nonmetro 0.1815   0.4766   0.3295  
Urbanized 0.7819   0.1541   0.2677  
Less Urbanized 0.1374   0.2979   0.2883  
Completely Rural 0.2620   0.0241   0.0089  
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Table 2.48C (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 106 109 90 95 72 76
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 38 40 37 35 32 28
New England 18 20 19 18 16 15
Middle Atlantic 34 34 31 30 27 23
Midwest 42 42 35 38 30 32
East North Central 34 35 28 31 24 26
West North Central 25 23 22 21 19 17
South 68 68 58 61 46 51
South Atlantic 49 48 41 45 32 39
East South Central 26 26 22 21 19 17
West South Central 35 39 33 35 25 28
West 57 56 49 49 39 39
Mountain 28 26 25 24 19 19
Pacific 50 49 42 42 34 34
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 100 104 79 82 60 58
Small Metro 75 78 61 63 45 46
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 59 61 48 47 34 35
< 250K Pop. 48 50 38 41 30 29
Nonmetro 58 59 45 49 34 39
Urbanized 37 40 29 31 20 25
Less Urbanized 45 43 35 37 27 30
Completely Rural 21 18 14 14 10 10
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Table 2.48D (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.42 0.43 0.36 0.38 0.29 0.30
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.85 0.89 0.81 0.78 0.71 0.62
New England 1.56 1.71 1.63 1.53 1.40 1.26
Middle Atlantic 1.01 1.03 0.93 0.90 0.82 0.71
Midwest 0.75 0.75 0.62 0.68 0.53 0.57
East North Central 0.85 0.88 0.71 0.80 0.60 0.67
West North Central 1.45 1.39 1.28 1.25 1.10 1.03
South 0.74 0.74 0.64 0.67 0.51 0.56
South Atlantic 1.06 1.04 0.88 0.96 0.69 0.83
East South Central 1.77 1.73 1.51 1.41 1.26 1.14
West South Central 1.17 1.31 1.09 1.15 0.83 0.93
West 0.95 0.92 0.80 0.81 0.64 0.65
Mountain 1.58 1.44 1.38 1.30 1.08 1.02
Pacific 1.16 1.15 0.98 1.00 0.79 0.81
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.59 0.56 0.50 0.49 0.40 0.38
Small Metro 0.74 0.84 0.65 0.72 0.52 0.57
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.91 1.01 0.79 0.83 0.60 0.67
< 250K Pop. 1.22 1.40 1.06 1.28 0.98 0.99
Nonmetro 0.89 0.97 0.80 0.90 0.68 0.79
Urbanized 1.40 1.38 1.29 1.26 1.00 1.15
Less Urbanized 1.38 1.37 1.20 1.32 1.07 1.19
Completely Rural 2.55 3.10 2.35 2.64 1.93 2.07
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Table 2.48P (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0011   0.0538   0.2320  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0024   0.0021   0.0408  
New England 0.5512   0.3310   0.3150  
Middle Atlantic 0.0013   0.0024   0.0733  
Midwest 0.7433   0.3391   0.8813  
East North Central 0.4429   0.0950   0.1906  
West North Central 0.0881   0.4675   0.1247  
South 0.1045   0.5259   0.5171  
South Atlantic 0.5119   0.8045   0.1209  
East South Central 0.1387   0.1941   0.4182  
West South Central 0.2909   0.5578   0.7793  
West 0.0476   0.1594   0.1198  
Mountain 0.2109   0.2242   0.5541  
Pacific 0.1067   0.3435   0.1432  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0011   0.0212   0.0134  
Small Metro 0.3766   0.4004   0.4883  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7235   0.5223   0.8386  
< 250K Pop. 0.2677   0.5584   0.3782  
Nonmetro 0.2844   0.5856   0.0287  
Urbanized 0.3853   0.2244   0.0237  
Less Urbanized 0.1318   0.9790   0.1680  
Completely Rural 0.1220   0.4622   0.4765  
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Table 2.49C (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 153 149 162 159 160 162
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 65 65 68 71 70 72
New England 26 31 30 33 30 33
Middle Atlantic 60 56 61 62 63 63
Midwest 56 53 62 60 64 62
East North Central 45 40 50 45 52 45
West North Central 34 35 38 41 38 43
South 87 93 93 101 95 101
South Atlantic 64 64 69 69 70 70
East South Central 31 34 33 39 38 40
West South Central 48 57 53 61 54 58
West 88 89 96 84 88 88
Mountain 36 47 41 44 38 43
Pacific 80 76 86 72 78 76
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 277 267 219 215 183 182
Small Metro 195 206 161 171 138 140
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 158 163 128 135 108 111
< 250K Pop. 118 136 99 110 86 89
Nonmetro 135 143 115 115 102 95
Urbanized 102 91 83 73 70 61
Less Urbanized 101 110 87 88 78 71
Completely Rural 39 42 37 38 35 33
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Table 2.49D (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.47 0.45 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.50
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.11 1.10 1.17 1.19 1.19 1.21
New England 1.73 2.05 1.94 2.15 1.97 2.15
Middle Atlantic 1.37 1.29 1.41 1.41 1.44 1.45
Midwest 0.76 0.73 0.84 0.83 0.86 0.85
East North Central 0.88 0.79 0.98 0.90 1.01 0.89
West North Central 1.47 1.56 1.66 1.80 1.66 1.89
South 0.75 0.80 0.80 0.86 0.82 0.86
South Atlantic 1.09 1.09 1.18 1.17 1.18 1.18
East South Central 1.65 1.80 1.73 2.07 2.02 2.16
West South Central 1.22 1.46 1.36 1.57 1.38 1.49
West 1.12 1.14 1.22 1.07 1.12 1.12
Mountain 1.54 1.98 1.74 1.87 1.61 1.84
Pacific 1.46 1.39 1.57 1.31 1.43 1.39
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.71 0.67 0.73 0.70 0.71 0.72
Small Metro 0.76 0.86 0.80 0.90 0.84 0.88
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.91 1.07 0.97 1.11 0.99 1.07
< 250K Pop. 1.43 1.37 1.42 1.47 1.45 1.47
Nonmetro 0.90 0.98 1.09 1.10 1.16 1.25
Urbanized 1.39 1.66 1.66 1.75 1.85 1.97
Less Urbanized 1.33 1.20 1.44 1.49 1.48 1.78
Completely Rural 2.72 2.41 3.47 3.92 3.58 3.94
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Table 2.49P (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0138   0.0166   0.0019  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1090   0.0198   0.0079  
New England 0.7522   0.2613   0.0823  
Middle Atlantic 0.1034   0.0387   0.0334  
Midwest 0.3995   0.1480   0.0236  
East North Central 0.4014   0.2925   0.1405  
West North Central 0.7798   0.3278   0.0655  
South 0.0874   0.1302   0.0923  
South Atlantic 0.5265   0.7505   0.3188  
East South Central 0.0200   0.0795   0.2590  
West South Central 0.4961   0.2888   0.3654  
West 0.5093   0.8898   0.9596  
Mountain 0.4308   0.9494   0.9560  
Pacific 0.7335   0.8482   0.9372  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0770   0.1065   0.0371  
Small Metro 0.2240   0.2089   0.1857  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1092   0.2438   0.3771  
< 250K Pop. 0.8561   0.5501   0.2708  
Nonmetro 0.1550   0.1418   0.0257  
Urbanized 0.1609   0.4964   0.3979  
Less Urbanized 0.2484   0.1209   0.0400  
Completely Rural 0.3251   0.8754   0.5506  
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Table 2.50C (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 762 816 826 827 799 801
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 322 347 325 321 298 313
New England 157 171 148 153 148 137
Middle Atlantic 280 301 289 281 258 281
Midwest 278 269 338 349 322 337
East North Central 235 234 265 284 259 270
West North Central 145 140 207 195 193 192
South 459 512 530 536 527 508
South Atlantic 348 401 414 410 413 402
East South Central 161 154 199 187 196 182
West South Central 245 266 262 273 268 253
West 401 443 417 415 387 390
Mountain 146 183 171 208 161 201
Pacific 369 403 379 359 351 336
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,418 1,408 773 788 701 715
Small Metro 965 1,088 566 595 535 540
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 754 921 424 522 393 482
< 250K Pop. 639 650 363 340 347 307
Nonmetro 804 775 478 439 455 417
Urbanized 493 516 267 308 255 281
Less Urbanized 654 597 383 317 367 306
Completely Rural 319 318 196 176 185 164
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Table 2.50D (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.41 0.43 0.44 0.44 0.43 0.42
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.91 0.98 0.92 0.90 0.84 0.88
New England 1.68 1.83 1.58 1.64 1.59 1.47
Middle Atlantic 1.07 1.15 1.11 1.07 0.99 1.08
Midwest 0.67 0.64 0.81 0.83 0.77 0.80
East North Central 0.80 0.80 0.91 0.97 0.89 0.92
West North Central 1.16 1.12 1.66 1.55 1.55 1.53
South 0.67 0.74 0.78 0.78 0.77 0.74
South Atlantic 0.95 1.08 1.13 1.11 1.13 1.09
East South Central 1.43 1.36 1.77 1.64 1.75 1.60
West South Central 1.20 1.29 1.29 1.32 1.31 1.22
West 0.94 1.02 0.98 0.96 0.91 0.90
Mountain 1.14 1.39 1.34 1.58 1.27 1.53
Pacific 1.23 1.33 1.27 1.19 1.17 1.11
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.61 0.63 0.60 0.62 0.57 0.59
Small Metro 0.69 0.74 0.83 0.78 0.80 0.74
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.84 0.91 0.98 0.97 0.92 0.93
< 250K Pop. 1.16 1.27 1.42 1.40 1.41 1.33
Nonmetro 0.82 0.86 1.04 0.97 1.02 0.96
Urbanized 1.43 1.28 1.55 1.45 1.58 1.42
Less Urbanized 1.07 1.17 1.47 1.51 1.42 1.50
Completely Rural 2.68 2.98 3.01 3.05 2.99 2.87
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Table 2.50P (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0723   0.4554   0.1573  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.2788   0.9129   0.8309  
New England 0.4761   0.6638   0.8809  
Middle Atlantic 0.3907   0.7106   0.8704  
Midwest 0.2188   0.9201   0.8684  
East North Central 0.2088   0.5347   0.8830  
West North Central 0.7740   0.2728   0.5939  
South 0.2065   0.1799   0.0288  
South Atlantic 0.5750   0.5910   0.8017  
East South Central 0.0726   0.0264   0.0192  
West South Central 0.6484   0.0476   0.0017  
West 0.0562   0.7690   0.9488  
Mountain 0.3501   0.8514   0.6878  
Pacific 0.0881   0.6734   0.8602  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0928   0.9155   0.5634  
Small Metro 0.6650   0.2908   0.2197  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8325   0.3442   0.2816  
< 250K Pop. 0.6814   0.6370   0.5593  
Nonmetro 0.4172   0.5480   0.4049  
Urbanized 0.6633   0.1690   0.2935  
Less Urbanized 0.4075   0.3552   0.3920  
Completely Rural 0.2495   0.0430   0.0219  
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Table 2.51C (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 793 830 868 868 838 838
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 344 350 345 334 319 325
New England 167 171 160 158 159 140
Middle Atlantic 299 304 305 293 276 294
Midwest 288 276 362 365 341 349
East North Central 244 239 280 296 272 281
West North Central 149 145 222 205 202 199
South 470 524 552 558 544 527
South Atlantic 356 407 430 428 426 416
East South Central 165 163 203 197 201 191
West South Central 252 275 271 285 273 264
West 416 452 430 433 401 407
Mountain 154 189 175 218 170 212
Pacific 382 410 392 375 364 349
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,484 1,461 841 858 757 777
Small Metro 1,016 1,138 608 646 571 584
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 796 970 461 571 421 525
< 250K Pop. 680 679 393 366 372 328
Nonmetro 855 820 518 489 488 458
Urbanized 530 561 302 340 282 309
Less Urbanized 711 630 423 361 402 340
Completely Rural 339 346 213 201 200 185
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Table 2.51D (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.36 0.37 0.39 0.39 0.38 0.38
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.83 0.85 0.83 0.81 0.77 0.79
New England 1.54 1.57 1.47 1.46 1.46 1.29
Middle Atlantic 0.98 1.00 1.00 0.96 0.90 0.96
Midwest 0.59 0.56 0.74 0.74 0.69 0.71
East North Central 0.71 0.70 0.82 0.86 0.79 0.82
West North Central 1.01 0.98 1.51 1.38 1.37 1.34
South 0.59 0.65 0.69 0.69 0.68 0.65
South Atlantic 0.84 0.95 1.01 1.00 1.01 0.97
East South Central 1.25 1.23 1.55 1.49 1.53 1.44
West South Central 1.04 1.12 1.12 1.16 1.12 1.07
West 0.83 0.88 0.85 0.85 0.80 0.80
Mountain 1.02 1.22 1.16 1.41 1.12 1.37
Pacific 1.08 1.15 1.11 1.05 1.03 0.98
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.55 0.55 0.54 0.55 0.52 0.54
Small Metro 0.59 0.65 0.72 0.69 0.69 0.65
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.72 0.79 0.85 0.85 0.79 0.81
< 250K Pop. 1.01 1.12 1.24 1.26 1.23 1.17
Nonmetro 0.73 0.76 0.94 0.89 0.92 0.87
Urbanized 1.25 1.10 1.41 1.26 1.44 1.26
Less Urbanized 0.96 1.03 1.31 1.40 1.26 1.35
Completely Rural 2.37 2.73 2.67 2.93 2.65 2.75
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Table 2.51P (REVISED) – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0267   0.2212   0.0448  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1730   0.5835   0.4379  
New England 0.4458   0.8323   0.6138  
Middle Atlantic 0.2504   0.4504   0.5395  
Midwest 0.2933   0.8358   0.7685  
East North Central 0.2810   0.4164   0.6625  
West North Central 0.8183   0.4076   0.8911  
South 0.1231   0.1110   0.0136  
South Atlantic 0.5125   0.6501   0.9546  
East South Central 0.0253   0.0100   0.0106  
West South Central 0.5708   0.0326   0.0011  
West 0.0431   0.7704   0.9733  
Mountain 0.2868   0.8157   0.7146  
Pacific 0.0773   0.6523   0.8454  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0467   0.7861   0.3141  
Small Metro 0.5274   0.1631   0.1182  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6299   0.1872   0.1726  
< 250K Pop. 0.7198   0.5907   0.4420  
Nonmetro 0.3000   0.4747   0.2570  
Urbanized 0.8605   0.1944   0.3620  
Less Urbanized 0.3193   0.3401   0.2755  
Completely Rural 0.2899   0.0293   0.0109  
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Table 2.52C (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 863 880 842 849 807 809
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 350 367 328 330 316 325
New England 169 179 152 154 148 138
Middle Atlantic 305 319 290 291 278 294
Midwest 319 305 346 353 327 332
East North Central 272 260 278 283 265 267
West North Central 159 159 202 207 187 192
South 524 554 535 534 511 499
South Atlantic 389 427 406 420 393 394
East South Central 186 176 196 187 197 179
West South Central 290 295 273 271 266 255
West 444 477 409 410 382 388
Mountain 162 216 164 211 165 197
Pacific 409 426 376 355 345 337
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,431 1,415 768 790 703 715
Small Metro 1,012 1,130 573 604 531 547
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 781 966 442 527 400 483
< 250K Pop. 682 681 358 333 340 293
Nonmetro 842 809 454 461 423 418
Urbanized 517 550 273 318 250 283
Less Urbanized 698 628 364 341 338 313
Completely Rural 316 346 183 186 171 167
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Table 2.52D (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.35 0.36 0.34 0.34 0.33 0.33
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.76 0.80 0.72 0.72 0.69 0.71
New England 1.41 1.49 1.26 1.28 1.23 1.15
Middle Atlantic 0.90 0.94 0.86 0.86 0.82 0.87
Midwest 0.58 0.56 0.63 0.64 0.60 0.61
East North Central 0.71 0.68 0.73 0.74 0.69 0.70
West North Central 0.97 0.97 1.23 1.25 1.14 1.16
South 0.59 0.62 0.60 0.59 0.57 0.56
South Atlantic 0.83 0.90 0.86 0.88 0.84 0.83
East South Central 1.28 1.20 1.34 1.27 1.35 1.22
West South Central 1.06 1.07 1.00 0.98 0.97 0.92
West 0.79 0.83 0.72 0.72 0.68 0.68
Mountain 0.96 1.25 0.97 1.22 0.98 1.14
Pacific 1.03 1.07 0.95 0.89 0.87 0.84
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.52 0.51 0.47 0.48 0.45 0.46
Small Metro 0.58 0.64 0.63 0.61 0.59 0.58
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.71 0.78 0.76 0.75 0.70 0.71
< 250K Pop. 1.00 1.13 1.07 1.08 1.06 0.98
Nonmetro 0.76 0.76 0.79 0.79 0.77 0.74
Urbanized 1.30 1.13 1.22 1.14 1.22 1.09
Less Urbanized 0.98 1.04 1.07 1.25 1.04 1.16
Completely Rural 2.44 2.48 2.33 2.43 2.30 2.25
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Table 2.52P (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0502   0.1943   0.0940  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0389   0.2596   0.4555  
New England 0.3325   0.4409   0.3599  
Middle Atlantic 0.0668   0.3864   0.7127  
Midwest 0.1964   0.7818   0.7783  
East North Central 0.2219   0.4268   0.6021  
West North Central 0.6294   0.4958   0.7720  
South 0.3727   0.2407   0.0624  
South Atlantic 0.8911   0.6161   0.9730  
East South Central 0.1921   0.0434   0.0961  
West South Central 0.5296   0.0839   0.0111  
West 0.0508   0.9925   0.8507  
Mountain 0.0303   0.9919   0.7914  
Pacific 0.2460   0.9929   0.6945  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0201   0.4617   0.2781  
Small Metro 0.7759   0.1128   0.0892  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7233   0.1154   0.1210  
< 250K Pop. 0.9712   0.6246   0.4626  
Nonmetro 0.8577   0.8438   1.0000  
Urbanized 0.4658   0.1928   0.3352  
Less Urbanized 0.3468   0.9335   0.8374  
Completely Rural 0.9143   0.0695   0.0333  
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Table 2.53C (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 103 102 88 87 66 67
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 36 37 33 32 28 25
New England 15 18 13 16 11 14
Middle Atlantic 32 32 30 28 26 21
Midwest 40 42 32 37 28 29
East North Central 32 33 26 30 22 24
West North Central 24 24 20 20 16 15
South 68 62 58 56 41 45
South Atlantic 48 45 41 41 29 34
East South Central 27 24 21 19 17 16
West South Central 34 37 31 31 22 25
West 54 54 45 43 34 32
Mountain 27 23 24 21 18 17
Pacific 46 49 38 38 30 27
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 91 93 72 72 54 50
Small Metro 68 70 54 55 39 42
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 53 55 42 43 29 33
< 250K Pop. 43 44 34 33 26 24
Nonmetro 54 52 39 42 28 32
Urbanized 33 35 25 26 17 20
Less Urbanized 42 38 30 32 22 25
Completely Rural 19 17 13 12 9 7
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Table 2.53D (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.41 0.40 0.35 0.34 0.26 0.27
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.80 0.83 0.72 0.72 0.62 0.57
New England 1.30 1.59 1.14 1.37 0.98 1.24
Middle Atlantic 0.97 0.97 0.89 0.84 0.76 0.63
Midwest 0.71 0.74 0.57 0.65 0.49 0.51
East North Central 0.80 0.85 0.65 0.76 0.56 0.60
West North Central 1.42 1.42 1.19 1.21 0.97 0.93
South 0.74 0.68 0.63 0.61 0.45 0.50
South Atlantic 1.04 0.96 0.89 0.88 0.63 0.74
East South Central 1.79 1.65 1.44 1.26 1.15 1.08
West South Central 1.14 1.23 1.03 1.04 0.75 0.82
West 0.89 0.90 0.75 0.72 0.57 0.53
Mountain 1.53 1.30 1.33 1.18 1.00 0.93
Pacific 1.09 1.15 0.90 0.89 0.69 0.64
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.57 0.54 0.48 0.45 0.37 0.33
Small Metro 0.71 0.77 0.62 0.64 0.46 0.52
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.85 0.93 0.74 0.78 0.54 0.62
< 250K Pop. 1.16 1.30 1.04 1.08 0.87 0.87
Nonmetro 0.84 0.90 0.74 0.81 0.61 0.67
Urbanized 1.28 1.33 1.21 1.16 0.90 0.98
Less Urbanized 1.35 1.25 1.12 1.16 0.93 0.99
Completely Rural 2.46 2.99 2.18 2.42 1.82 1.69
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Table 2.53P (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0002   0.0079   0.1531  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0023   0.0091   0.0622  
New England 0.4558   0.6810   0.7931  
Middle Atlantic 0.0019   0.0061   0.0457  
Midwest 0.3596   0.8989   0.6655  
East North Central 0.9531   0.3393   0.5235  
West North Central 0.0945   0.2400   0.1004  
South 0.1169   0.3012   0.6028  
South Atlantic 0.5593   0.5775   0.3605  
East South Central 0.2189   0.2362   0.6433  
West South Central 0.2368   0.7106   0.9534  
West 0.0116   0.0367   0.1079  
Mountain 0.0397   0.2173   0.4786  
Pacific 0.0682   0.0823   0.1399  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0001   0.0019   0.0059  
Small Metro 0.3854   0.3680   0.4880  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7808   0.8264   0.8061  
< 250K Pop. 0.2236   0.1866   0.1376  
Nonmetro 0.1850   0.7963   0.0221  
Urbanized 0.7852   0.3996   0.0357  
Less Urbanized 0.1641   0.9932   0.0653  
Completely Rural 0.1499   0.2977   0.2845  
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Table 2.54C (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 159 151 158 161 156 159
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 65 64 65 69 67 67
New England 30 30 29 30 29 27
Middle Atlantic 58 56 58 62 60 61
Midwest 59 60 62 63 63 63
East North Central 49 45 51 47 51 47
West North Central 33 40 36 40 38 41
South 91 92 95 102 97 98
South Atlantic 69 64 70 69 71 70
East South Central 32 38 34 42 38 42
West South Central 47 55 53 60 53 55
West 94 93 91 87 85 86
Mountain 36 47 39 44 37 39
Pacific 86 79 82 75 75 76
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 256 250 192 195 163 168
Small Metro 180 189 143 150 128 122
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 145 151 114 118 101 100
< 250K Pop. 108 121 87 97 77 75
Nonmetro 130 136 103 104 92 86
Urbanized 96 85 72 62 61 53
Less Urbanized 98 106 77 81 70 65
Completely Rural 37 41 32 36 31 31
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Table 2.54D (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.48 0.46 0.48 0.49 0.48 0.49
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.11 1.09 1.12 1.17 1.14 1.14
New England 1.95 1.97 1.88 1.97 1.90 1.75
Middle Atlantic 1.33 1.29 1.34 1.41 1.38 1.40
Midwest 0.80 0.83 0.83 0.86 0.85 0.87
East North Central 0.97 0.89 0.99 0.94 0.99 0.93
West North Central 1.47 1.77 1.59 1.77 1.65 1.83
South 0.78 0.79 0.81 0.87 0.83 0.84
South Atlantic 1.17 1.09 1.20 1.17 1.21 1.19
East South Central 1.67 2.02 1.81 2.25 2.00 2.27
West South Central 1.20 1.41 1.35 1.52 1.36 1.41
West 1.20 1.18 1.17 1.11 1.09 1.10
Mountain 1.54 2.01 1.64 1.88 1.59 1.67
Pacific 1.57 1.45 1.50 1.36 1.38 1.38
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.74 0.67 0.71 0.69 0.68 0.70
Small Metro 0.78 0.86 0.81 0.89 0.83 0.87
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.92 1.08 0.97 1.09 0.97 1.05
< 250K Pop. 1.46 1.41 1.42 1.53 1.46 1.50
Nonmetro 0.92 1.10 1.05 1.16 1.08 1.22
Urbanized 1.39 1.79 1.59 1.83 1.59 1.87
Less Urbanized 1.42 1.42 1.46 1.62 1.54 1.78
Completely Rural 2.87 2.73 3.34 3.94 3.39 4.22
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Table 2.54P (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0044   0.0050   0.0005  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0069   0.0029   0.0025  
New England 0.0780   0.0039   0.0015  
Middle Atlantic 0.0309   0.0491   0.0547  
Midwest 0.5583   0.1370   0.0169  
East North Central 0.3909   0.4061   0.1247  
West North Central 0.8677   0.1714   0.0538  
South 0.0216   0.0904   0.0963  
South Atlantic 0.2796   0.7112   0.4502  
East South Central 0.0329   0.0356   0.1425  
West South Central 0.2037   0.2921   0.3543  
West 0.9139   0.8594   0.7650  
Mountain 0.3495   0.7535   0.9729  
Pacific 0.7294   0.9698   0.7542  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0504   0.0628   0.0229  
Small Metro 0.0563   0.1579   0.0882  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0452   0.2027   0.1580  
< 250K Pop. 0.5984   0.4762   0.2958  
Nonmetro 0.3471   0.0615   0.0230  
Urbanized 0.4138   0.1542   0.1324  
Less Urbanized 0.2204   0.1372   0.1353  
Completely Rural 0.1067   0.6350   0.5242  
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Table 2.55C (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 799 838 790 802 760 763
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 324 349 309 314 295 309
New England 148 172 139 149 137 134
Middle Atlantic 287 303 275 276 260 278
Midwest 297 287 324 337 307 317
East North Central 253 249 262 271 251 254
West North Central 150 148 187 198 174 183
South 494 526 506 509 488 476
South Atlantic 365 403 381 398 372 375
East South Central 185 169 191 179 190 172
West South Central 273 278 261 257 257 240
West 410 451 392 390 365 368
Mountain 148 200 155 191 153 181
Pacific 375 406 360 341 330 322
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,353 1,343 696 722 648 655
Small Metro 945 1,056 521 542 486 496
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 729 897 402 471 366 437
< 250K Pop. 627 634 320 298 309 267
Nonmetro 771 749 408 408 386 376
Urbanized 467 496 235 285 222 255
Less Urbanized 624 580 319 290 302 274
Completely Rural 288 309 161 154 153 143
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Table 2.55D (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.43 0.44 0.42 0.42 0.40 0.40
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.91 0.98 0.87 0.88 0.83 0.87
New England 1.59 1.84 1.49 1.59 1.47 1.44
Middle Atlantic 1.10 1.16 1.05 1.05 1.00 1.06
Midwest 0.71 0.69 0.78 0.81 0.74 0.76
East North Central 0.87 0.85 0.90 0.92 0.86 0.87
West North Central 1.20 1.17 1.50 1.57 1.39 1.46
South 0.72 0.76 0.74 0.74 0.72 0.69
South Atlantic 1.00 1.09 1.04 1.08 1.02 1.01
East South Central 1.64 1.49 1.70 1.58 1.69 1.51
West South Central 1.34 1.34 1.28 1.24 1.26 1.16
West 0.96 1.04 0.92 0.90 0.86 0.85
Mountain 1.16 1.53 1.22 1.46 1.21 1.38
Pacific 1.25 1.34 1.20 1.13 1.10 1.06
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.63 0.63 0.58 0.59 0.55 0.56
Small Metro 0.72 0.78 0.80 0.76 0.75 0.72
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.87 0.93 0.98 0.93 0.89 0.89
< 250K Pop. 1.25 1.41 1.34 1.33 1.34 1.25
Nonmetro 0.95 0.95 0.97 0.98 0.94 0.91
Urbanized 1.63 1.44 1.49 1.47 1.49 1.37
Less Urbanized 1.20 1.26 1.34 1.49 1.30 1.44
Completely Rural 3.08 3.08 2.85 2.78 2.79 2.64
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Table 2.55P (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2317   0.6202   0.3523  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1726   0.7688   0.9701  
New England 0.5215   0.8153   0.7610  
Middle Atlantic 0.2254   0.8365   0.8374  
Midwest 0.1306   0.9951   0.8199  
East North Central 0.1724   0.4464   0.7631  
West North Central 0.5018   0.2587   0.3659  
South 0.6920   0.4451   0.1010  
South Atlantic 0.9537   0.5203   0.9245  
East South Central 0.4613   0.1502   0.1840  
West South Central 0.7433   0.1306   0.0158  
West 0.0729   0.8165   0.9842  
Mountain 0.0546   0.8967   0.7047  
Pacific 0.2638   0.8578   0.8352  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1184   0.9896   0.7099  
Small Metro 0.7656   0.2083   0.1626  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6484   0.1860   0.1720  
< 250K Pop. 0.8939   0.7724   0.6372  
Nonmetro 0.7693   0.6639   0.8476  
Urbanized 0.3787   0.1548   0.3034  
Less Urbanized 0.7672   0.8156   0.7586  
Completely Rural 0.9952   0.1110   0.0745  
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Table 2.56C (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 828 854 833 840 799 803
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 340 358 325 327 313 321
New England 156 177 148 150 146 134
Middle Atlantic 301 310 288 289 276 291
Midwest 308 298 344 350 325 328
East North Central 262 257 276 282 264 264
West North Central 156 155 200 205 184 188
South 507 536 530 530 508 496
South Atlantic 377 414 401 418 390 393
East South Central 188 177 197 188 196 181
West South Central 279 284 268 267 264 250
West 428 459 408 407 380 388
Mountain 156 207 161 205 163 194
Pacific 392 411 375 354 343 338
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,411 1,393 754 781 695 710
Small Metro 987 1,106 558 588 519 536
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 764 947 433 513 393 475
< 250K Pop. 662 662 346 323 331 285
Nonmetro 820 790 443 451 416 412
Urbanized 500 537 264 311 245 277
Less Urbanized 678 610 353 329 331 304
Completely Rural 306 335 177 179 168 164
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Table 2.56D (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.36 0.36
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.82 0.86 0.79 0.79 0.76 0.77
New England 1.44 1.63 1.36 1.38 1.34 1.24
Middle Atlantic 0.99 1.01 0.95 0.95 0.90 0.95
Midwest 0.63 0.61 0.70 0.71 0.66 0.67
East North Central 0.76 0.75 0.80 0.82 0.77 0.77
West North Central 1.06 1.05 1.36 1.38 1.25 1.27
South 0.64 0.66 0.66 0.66 0.64 0.61
South Atlantic 0.89 0.96 0.95 0.97 0.92 0.92
East South Central 1.43 1.34 1.50 1.42 1.49 1.36
West South Central 1.15 1.15 1.10 1.09 1.08 1.02
West 0.85 0.90 0.81 0.79 0.75 0.76
Mountain 1.03 1.34 1.07 1.33 1.08 1.26
Pacific 1.11 1.15 1.06 0.99 0.97 0.94
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.56 0.55 0.52 0.53 0.50 0.51
Small Metro 0.62 0.67 0.69 0.67 0.65 0.63
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.74 0.81 0.84 0.82 0.77 0.78
< 250K Pop. 1.09 1.23 1.18 1.19 1.17 1.08
Nonmetro 0.84 0.84 0.88 0.89 0.85 0.83
Urbanized 1.42 1.27 1.36 1.27 1.36 1.21
Less Urbanized 1.08 1.11 1.19 1.39 1.15 1.29
Completely Rural 2.75 2.82 2.60 2.75 2.56 2.61
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Table 2.56P (REVISED) – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0928   0.2891   0.1065  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0662   0.3724   0.5434  
New England 0.3446   0.4556   0.3678  
Middle Atlantic 0.1120   0.5426   0.8278  
Midwest 0.1723   0.7549   0.7854  
East North Central 0.2374   0.3644   0.5511  
West North Central 0.4856   0.4286   0.6651  
South 0.4301   0.2779   0.0524  
South Atlantic 0.9006   0.5879   0.9514  
East South Central 0.2581   0.0594   0.1047  
West South Central 0.5926   0.0877   0.0100  
West 0.0765   0.8100   0.9476  
Mountain 0.0420   0.8805   0.7482  
Pacific 0.3030   0.8595   0.7802  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0562   0.6859   0.3932  
Small Metro 0.5470   0.1047   0.0718  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4492   0.0904   0.0830  
< 250K Pop. 0.9810   0.6901   0.5067  
Nonmetro 0.8935   0.8321   0.8778  
Urbanized 0.4726   0.2226   0.4281  
Less Urbanized 0.6275   0.8738   0.8879  
Completely Rural 0.8875   0.0855   0.0426  
120416
Table 2.57C (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 688 706 324 313 284 283
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 250 290 84 95 67 83
New England 122 147 35 55 28 49
Middle Atlantic 220 250 76 77 62 66
Midwest 282 259 134 144 116 129
East North Central 217 222 98 108 86 98
West North Central 176 145 86 90 75 79
South 455 455 254 207 224 191
South Atlantic 345 365 185 152 168 140
East South Central 188 176 97 84 88 79
West South Central 221 205 135 110 115 100
West 331 378 136 160 114 138
Mountain 159 168 68 86 58 77
Pacific 297 329 118 133 99 114
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 601 589 202 208 166 190
Small Metro 424 458 178 196 157 166
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 312 326 131 144 123 123
< 250K Pop. 285 332 117 128 96 107
Nonmetro 432 434 212 176 192 161
Urbanized 257 292 108 117 100 107
Less Urbanized 354 306 176 123 156 109
Completely Rural 158 160 91 63 83 61
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Table 2.57D (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.28 0.28 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.11
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.55 0.63 0.18 0.21 0.15 0.18
New England 1.02 1.23 0.29 0.46 0.23 0.41
Middle Atlantic 0.65 0.74 0.22 0.23 0.18 0.20
Midwest 0.52 0.47 0.24 0.26 0.21 0.24
East North Central 0.57 0.58 0.26 0.28 0.22 0.26
West North Central 1.07 0.88 0.52 0.54 0.46 0.48
South 0.51 0.51 0.29 0.23 0.25 0.21
South Atlantic 0.73 0.77 0.39 0.32 0.36 0.29
East South Central 1.29 1.19 0.67 0.57 0.60 0.53
West South Central 0.81 0.74 0.49 0.40 0.42 0.36
West 0.59 0.66 0.24 0.28 0.20 0.24
Mountain 0.94 0.97 0.40 0.50 0.35 0.45
Pacific 0.75 0.82 0.30 0.33 0.25 0.28
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.39 0.39 0.15 0.15 0.12 0.14
Small Metro 0.49 0.49 0.24 0.24 0.22 0.21
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.57 0.54 0.28 0.26 0.26 0.23
< 250K Pop. 0.90 0.95 0.44 0.49 0.36 0.41
Nonmetro 0.70 0.74 0.45 0.38 0.42 0.36
Urbanized 1.10 1.16 0.57 0.61 0.55 0.57
Less Urbanized 1.03 0.99 0.71 0.55 0.65 0.50
Completely Rural 2.24 2.72 1.67 1.32 1.58 1.30
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Table 2.57P (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2745   0.4459   0.5581  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7352   0.9248   0.7094  
New England 0.7503   0.5440   0.6416  
Middle Atlantic 0.8280   0.7904   0.8837  
Midwest 0.3567   0.3602   0.5060  
East North Central 0.2376   0.4127   0.3638  
West North Central 0.9740   0.6305   0.9929  
South 0.0406   0.0880   0.1097  
South Atlantic 0.5300   0.4669   0.3041  
East South Central 0.1867   0.2533   0.2776  
West South Central 0.0231   0.1797   0.4463  
West 0.9657   0.9234   0.6755  
Mountain 0.9123   0.6577   0.8119  
Pacific 0.9359   0.7161   0.7500  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3279   0.7041   0.6503  
Small Metro 0.4171   0.7463   0.4035  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0635   0.6422   0.4243  
< 250K Pop. 0.3410   0.8913   0.7983  
Nonmetro 0.8722   0.5655   0.5033  
Urbanized 0.2635   0.1456   0.1837  
Less Urbanized 0.7303   0.2887   0.2783  
Completely Rural 0.4756   0.0871   0.0928  
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Table 2.58C (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 52 62 44 53 31 36
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 21 19 18 16 11 12
New England 8 10 8 8 6 6
Middle Atlantic 19 16 16 14 10 11
Midwest 24 27 18 22 13 14
East North Central 17 22 14 18 10 11
West North Central 17 15 12 12 9 9
South 37 42 30 37 21 27
South Atlantic 21 33 18 27 12 21
East South Central 17 17 15 15 11 10
West South Central 23 22 19 19 14 13
West 29 29 25 23 16 13
Mountain 15 15 14 11 7 6
Pacific 24 25 20 21 15 12
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 40 42 31 35 19 23
Small Metro 33 39 27 30 18 18
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 23 28 19 22 14 12
< 250K Pop. 25 27 19 20 12 13
Nonmetro 30 37 24 31 19 23
Urbanized 17 23 15 18 12 13
Less Urbanized 24 28 18 23 15 18
Completely Rural 11 12 7 9 5 7
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Table 2.58D (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.21 0.24 0.17 0.21 0.12 0.14
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.46 0.42 0.40 0.36 0.25 0.27
New England 0.70 0.86 0.68 0.72 0.50 0.48
Middle Atlantic 0.57 0.48 0.48 0.42 0.29 0.32
Midwest 0.42 0.47 0.32 0.39 0.23 0.25
East North Central 0.43 0.55 0.35 0.46 0.24 0.28
West North Central 0.99 0.88 0.69 0.70 0.51 0.53
South 0.40 0.46 0.32 0.40 0.23 0.30
South Atlantic 0.45 0.71 0.38 0.59 0.25 0.45
East South Central 1.17 1.11 0.98 1.03 0.77 0.71
West South Central 0.78 0.73 0.62 0.63 0.46 0.45
West 0.48 0.48 0.42 0.39 0.27 0.22
Mountain 0.86 0.85 0.81 0.58 0.41 0.33
Pacific 0.57 0.58 0.48 0.49 0.34 0.28
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.27 0.28 0.22 0.24 0.14 0.16
Small Metro 0.42 0.47 0.34 0.37 0.24 0.23
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.43 0.51 0.36 0.41 0.27 0.25
< 250K Pop. 0.92 0.97 0.72 0.76 0.46 0.49
Nonmetro 0.63 0.75 0.53 0.66 0.44 0.52
Urbanized 0.92 1.08 0.83 0.94 0.68 0.70
Less Urbanized 1.00 1.16 0.81 1.03 0.68 0.83
Completely Rural 1.83 2.39 1.32 2.00 1.10 1.50
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Table 2.58P (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0482   0.1521   0.6417  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7098   0.4005   1.0000  
New England 0.6848   0.5174   0.5432  
Middle Atlantic 0.5020   0.5631   0.7366  
Midwest 0.0140   0.0279   0.3432  
East North Central 0.0036   0.0147   0.1565  
West North Central 0.8047   0.6827   0.8753  
South 0.1553   0.0776   0.4244  
South Atlantic 0.0019   0.0035   0.0340  
East South Central 0.6451   0.8807   0.6473  
West South Central 0.4279   0.5963   0.4014  
West 0.9802   0.3818   0.2176  
Mountain 0.5344   0.1792   0.7691  
Pacific 0.6873   0.8623   0.2101  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3298   0.4212   0.8811  
Small Metro 0.8042   0.8915   0.5874  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8807   0.7688   0.2545  
< 250K Pop. 0.8191   0.8908   0.6561  
Nonmetro 0.0218   0.0608   0.1565  
Urbanized 0.0150   0.1529   0.2852  
Less Urbanized 0.2137   0.2301   0.3851  
Completely Rural 0.8930   0.6748   0.6367  
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Table 2.59C (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 126 119 86 85 65 63
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 49 45 34 28 26 23
New England 25 26 18 15 15 9
Middle Atlantic 42 37 29 25 21 21
Midwest 54 51 37 37 29 30
East North Central 43 40 29 29 22 22
West North Central 33 33 22 24 20 19
South 78 73 53 51 39 39
South Atlantic 58 55 40 38 30 27
East South Central 29 29 21 20 16 17
West South Central 48 40 28 29 21 24
West 66 64 46 47 31 31
Mountain 30 31 21 19 16 14
Pacific 57 56 41 43 26 28
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 110 107 63 66 42 44
Small Metro 85 85 54 57 43 39
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 64 68 38 45 28 31
< 250K Pop. 58 54 37 36 32 24
Nonmetro 67 70 43 45 33 32
Urbanized 45 44 27 28 19 20
Less Urbanized 50 54 35 33 27 24
Completely Rural 24 23 14 16 12 10
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Table 2.59D (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.38 0.36 0.26 0.26 0.20 0.19
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.83 0.76 0.59 0.48 0.44 0.40
New England 1.64 1.68 1.21 0.95 0.99 0.62
Middle Atlantic 0.96 0.84 0.67 0.56 0.48 0.49
Midwest 0.73 0.71 0.50 0.51 0.40 0.41
East North Central 0.85 0.81 0.57 0.57 0.43 0.44
West North Central 1.43 1.47 0.97 1.05 0.87 0.86
South 0.66 0.62 0.45 0.44 0.34 0.33
South Atlantic 0.99 0.93 0.68 0.65 0.51 0.47
East South Central 1.54 1.55 1.11 1.06 0.85 0.90
West South Central 1.22 1.02 0.71 0.74 0.55 0.61
West 0.84 0.81 0.59 0.60 0.39 0.40
Mountain 1.29 1.30 0.88 0.82 0.66 0.60
Pacific 1.05 1.02 0.74 0.79 0.48 0.51
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.54 0.49 0.34 0.34 0.23 0.24
Small Metro 0.65 0.66 0.48 0.47 0.39 0.35
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.76 0.80 0.53 0.57 0.40 0.43
< 250K Pop. 1.28 1.18 0.94 0.84 0.86 0.62
Nonmetro 0.98 0.93 0.72 0.67 0.58 0.55
Urbanized 1.42 1.40 0.94 0.97 0.82 0.74
Less Urbanized 1.47 1.33 1.17 1.00 0.92 0.84
Completely Rural 3.28 3.81 2.29 2.99 1.96 2.66
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Table 2.59P (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.7558   0.5300   0.9671  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.6999   0.1917   0.2700  
New England 0.7866   0.3819   0.1378  
Middle Atlantic 0.5351   0.3232   0.6962  
Midwest 0.1824   0.2265   0.6326  
East North Central 0.1799   0.1135   0.1982  
West North Central 0.6337   0.9745   0.4555  
South 0.1961   0.3859   0.7669  
South Atlantic 0.6733   0.8107   0.7209  
East South Central 0.3085   0.6169   0.6699  
West South Central 0.3371   0.3373   0.4825  
West 0.7125   0.8744   0.8357  
Mountain 0.2914   0.1215   0.5294  
Pacific 0.8111   0.3210   0.5547  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4471   0.8387   0.4285  
Small Metro 0.8338   0.7149   0.4439  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8208   0.2122   0.2926  
< 250K Pop. 0.5244   0.3735   0.0260  
Nonmetro 0.5127   0.6410   0.7814  
Urbanized 0.2381   0.5992   0.6956  
Less Urbanized 0.6764   0.9658   0.9166  
Completely Rural 0.5264   0.4009   0.4610  
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Table 2.60C (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 668 674 301 284 267 268
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 240 282 76 85 63 75
New England 116 144 29 53 25 47
Middle Atlantic 212 243 71 66 57 58
Midwest 271 250 125 133 109 123
East North Central 208 217 93 102 82 95
West North Central 170 140 79 83 69 75
South 450 429 241 189 216 181
South Atlantic 343 346 177 140 163 132
East South Central 183 168 90 77 82 73
West South Central 215 195 129 102 113 96
West 323 370 121 144 106 134
Mountain 150 162 64 83 55 75
Pacific 292 323 104 116 93 110
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 565 559 182 186 156 178
Small Metro 406 427 163 172 147 153
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 300 304 122 124 117 113
< 250K Pop. 267 306 104 117 86 101
Nonmetro 408 406 197 156 182 149
Urbanized 241 270 101 103 96 98
Less Urbanized 329 285 161 106 145 101
Completely Rural 143 145 84 56 79 56
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Table 2.60D (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.36 0.35 0.16 0.15 0.14 0.14
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.68 0.79 0.22 0.24 0.18 0.21
New England 1.25 1.54 0.31 0.57 0.26 0.51
Middle Atlantic 0.81 0.93 0.27 0.25 0.22 0.22
Midwest 0.65 0.60 0.30 0.32 0.26 0.29
East North Central 0.71 0.74 0.32 0.35 0.28 0.32
West North Central 1.36 1.11 0.64 0.66 0.55 0.60
South 0.66 0.62 0.35 0.27 0.32 0.26
South Atlantic 0.94 0.93 0.48 0.38 0.45 0.36
East South Central 1.63 1.48 0.80 0.68 0.73 0.64
West South Central 1.05 0.94 0.63 0.49 0.55 0.46
West 0.76 0.85 0.28 0.33 0.25 0.31
Mountain 1.18 1.24 0.50 0.63 0.44 0.57
Pacific 0.98 1.07 0.35 0.38 0.31 0.36
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.48 0.49 0.17 0.18 0.15 0.17
Small Metro 0.65 0.61 0.30 0.29 0.27 0.26
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.76 0.68 0.36 0.31 0.34 0.29
< 250K Pop. 1.18 1.16 0.54 0.60 0.44 0.51
Nonmetro 0.88 0.92 0.55 0.46 0.51 0.44
Urbanized 1.38 1.50 0.73 0.75 0.70 0.72
Less Urbanized 1.28 1.24 0.84 0.64 0.78 0.61
Completely Rural 2.77 3.23 2.05 1.48 1.96 1.47
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Table 2.60P (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1985   0.2327   0.4942  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.6807   0.4310   0.4155  
New England 0.7458   0.2472   0.2732  
Middle Atlantic 0.7659   0.8326   0.8097  
Midwest 0.6495   0.7167   0.6172  
East North Central 0.4889   0.9568   0.6329  
West North Central 0.8637   0.6219   0.8286  
South 0.0418   0.0236   0.0676  
South Atlantic 0.4133   0.2068   0.2038  
East South Central 0.2477   0.1826   0.2444  
West South Central 0.0392   0.1313   0.4134  
West 0.9368   0.8157   0.5993  
Mountain 0.8824   0.8108   0.6701  
Pacific 0.9894   0.9253   0.7495  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3431   0.5502   0.7572  
Small Metro 0.3392   0.7462   0.5633  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0379   0.5105   0.3641  
< 250K Pop. 0.3036   0.7123   0.7668  
Nonmetro 0.8988   0.2898   0.3898  
Urbanized 0.4496   0.2508   0.2439  
Less Urbanized 0.6329   0.1431   0.1990  
Completely Rural 0.5441   0.0650   0.1113  
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Table 2.61C (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 685 695 320 304 281 280
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 248 289 82 92 66 82
New England 122 146 35 54 28 49
Middle Atlantic 217 250 75 75 61 65
Midwest 279 255 131 140 114 128
East North Central 215 218 97 106 85 96
West North Central 174 143 83 88 74 79
South 457 446 252 201 222 188
South Atlantic 348 357 183 147 166 136
East South Central 187 175 95 82 86 77
West South Central 221 200 135 108 115 99
West 332 376 131 157 112 139
Mountain 157 164 67 86 58 77
Pacific 298 328 114 130 97 114
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 592 582 197 204 163 188
Small Metro 419 446 174 187 155 162
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 309 320 128 137 121 121
< 250K Pop. 281 321 115 124 94 103
Nonmetro 426 425 208 170 190 157
Urbanized 251 286 105 113 99 105
Less Urbanized 348 299 172 117 152 106
Completely Rural 153 154 90 59 84 58
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Table 2.61D (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.31 0.31 0.14 0.14 0.13 0.13
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.60 0.70 0.20 0.22 0.16 0.20
New England 1.12 1.34 0.32 0.49 0.25 0.45
Middle Atlantic 0.71 0.82 0.25 0.24 0.20 0.21
Midwest 0.57 0.52 0.27 0.29 0.23 0.26
East North Central 0.63 0.63 0.28 0.31 0.25 0.28
West North Central 1.18 0.96 0.56 0.59 0.50 0.53
South 0.57 0.55 0.32 0.25 0.28 0.23
South Atlantic 0.82 0.83 0.43 0.34 0.39 0.32
East South Central 1.42 1.32 0.72 0.62 0.65 0.58
West South Central 0.91 0.81 0.56 0.44 0.47 0.40
West 0.66 0.73 0.26 0.31 0.22 0.27
Mountain 1.04 1.06 0.44 0.56 0.38 0.50
Pacific 0.84 0.92 0.32 0.36 0.27 0.32
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.43 0.43 0.16 0.17 0.13 0.15
Small Metro 0.55 0.53 0.27 0.26 0.24 0.23
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.64 0.59 0.31 0.28 0.29 0.26
< 250K Pop. 1.01 1.02 0.50 0.53 0.40 0.44
Nonmetro 0.78 0.81 0.50 0.42 0.46 0.39
Urbanized 1.21 1.29 0.63 0.68 0.61 0.63
Less Urbanized 1.13 1.09 0.77 0.59 0.70 0.54
Completely Rural 2.48 2.95 1.89 1.39 1.79 1.39
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Table 2.61P (REVISED) – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1913   0.3214   0.5101  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7423   0.7881   0.7056  
New England 0.7204   0.4422   0.5739  
Middle Atlantic 0.8522   0.8801   0.9275  
Midwest 0.4933   0.5391   0.5714  
East North Central 0.3616   0.6568   0.4474  
West North Central 0.9402   0.6587   0.9966  
South 0.0276   0.0483   0.0843  
South Atlantic 0.3852   0.2475   0.1893  
East South Central 0.1957   0.2421   0.2952  
West South Central 0.0260   0.2082   0.5096  
West 0.9887   0.8059   0.5791  
Mountain 0.9433   0.8292   0.7929  
Pacific 0.9773   0.6874   0.6407  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2939   0.6064   0.6335  
Small Metro 0.3259   0.7631   0.4154  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0441   0.6782   0.4851  
< 250K Pop. 0.3748   0.9090   0.7400  
Nonmetro 0.9927   0.3922   0.3970  
Urbanized 0.3485   0.2036   0.2211  
Less Urbanized 0.6965   0.2047   0.2291  
Completely Rural 0.4374   0.0723   0.0786  
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Table 2.62C (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 874 873 470 485 352 337
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 382 378 205 183 148 133
New England 196 196 98 81 70 63
Middle Atlantic 327 322 180 161 130 116
Midwest 339 327 207 211 147 137
East North Central 269 276 177 175 123 116
West North Central 210 174 113 109 83 71
South 493 510 294 296 227 221
South Atlantic 377 383 222 217 162 174
East South Central 179 191 117 112 95 90
West South Central 255 269 155 174 124 101
West 448 477 237 259 176 176
Mountain 197 196 106 118 81 94
Pacific 397 434 212 230 156 149
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 966 939 416 415 301 266
Small Metro 649 698 275 279 188 201
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 491 571 205 244 143 178
< 250K Pop. 438 450 185 167 114 121
Nonmetro 500 510 192 179 127 128
Urbanized 300 377 122 109 78 72
Less Urbanized 410 362 144 136 98 103
Completely Rural 213 186 79 60 50 35
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Table 2.62D (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.36 0.35 0.19 0.20 0.14 0.14
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.83 0.82 0.45 0.40 0.32 0.29
New England 1.63 1.63 0.82 0.68 0.58 0.53
Middle Atlantic 0.97 0.95 0.53 0.48 0.39 0.34
Midwest 0.62 0.60 0.38 0.38 0.27 0.25
East North Central 0.70 0.72 0.46 0.46 0.32 0.30
West North Central 1.28 1.05 0.69 0.66 0.51 0.43
South 0.55 0.57 0.33 0.33 0.25 0.25
South Atlantic 0.80 0.80 0.47 0.46 0.34 0.37
East South Central 1.23 1.30 0.80 0.76 0.65 0.61
West South Central 0.93 0.97 0.57 0.63 0.45 0.36
West 0.79 0.83 0.42 0.45 0.31 0.31
Mountain 1.17 1.13 0.63 0.68 0.48 0.54
Pacific 1.00 1.09 0.53 0.58 0.39 0.37
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.51 0.51 0.29 0.29 0.22 0.19
Small Metro 0.58 0.62 0.34 0.34 0.24 0.25
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.70 0.77 0.39 0.43 0.29 0.32
< 250K Pop. 0.99 1.04 0.63 0.62 0.41 0.47
Nonmetro 0.75 0.74 0.41 0.40 0.28 0.30
Urbanized 1.06 1.27 0.65 0.60 0.44 0.42
Less Urbanized 1.12 0.96 0.56 0.60 0.41 0.47
Completely Rural 2.46 2.43 1.41 1.09 0.99 0.69
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Table 2.62P (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5251   0.5406   0.3113  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.6114   0.2867   0.3537  
New England 0.2860   0.9194   0.6387  
Middle Atlantic 0.9863   0.2416   0.4266  
Midwest 0.8684   0.1896   0.0421  
East North Central 0.4018   0.1712   0.0718  
West North Central 0.3742   0.7646   0.3340  
South 0.3380   0.7142   0.6093  
South Atlantic 0.5784   0.2864   0.0143  
East South Central 0.1199   0.3284   0.3050  
West South Central 0.9519   0.9436   0.0777  
West 0.9106   0.6974   0.8279  
Mountain 0.3260   0.7090   0.5514  
Pacific 0.7258   0.8112   0.5613  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4265   0.8062   0.0930  
Small Metro 0.8166   0.7100   0.6525  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6430   0.7034   0.2180  
< 250K Pop. 0.8551   0.2901   0.3363  
Nonmetro 0.6356   0.4621   0.8336  
Urbanized 0.2529   0.6618   0.3697  
Less Urbanized 0.3089   0.8831   0.7829  
Completely Rural 0.1516   0.0797   0.1186  
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Table 2.63C (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 74 75 63 66 41 45
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 32 27 28 23 19 16
New England 15 15 14 12 9 8
Middle Atlantic 28 23 24 19 16 14
Midwest 31 31 24 27 18 18
East North Central 23 26 18 23 13 16
West North Central 20 17 15 14 12 8
South 47 48 40 42 26 28
South Atlantic 33 33 28 30 18 20
East South Central 18 19 14 16 10 11
West South Central 27 28 21 23 14 16
West 40 42 34 37 21 25
Mountain 19 21 17 17 11 12
Pacific 35 36 29 33 18 23
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 65 63 52 52 34 35
Small Metro 45 49 37 40 22 24
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 37 38 28 31 18 20
< 250K Pop. 26 30 23 25 13 14
Nonmetro 33 34 27 28 18 19
Urbanized 20 22 16 19 9 13
Less Urbanized 26 25 21 21 14 14
Completely Rural 12 9 9 6 6 3
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Table 2.63D (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.29 0.30 0.25 0.26 0.16 0.18
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.72 0.61 0.61 0.51 0.42 0.36
New England 1.32 1.31 1.20 1.06 0.79 0.69
Middle Atlantic 0.85 0.68 0.71 0.58 0.49 0.42
Midwest 0.54 0.55 0.43 0.48 0.32 0.33
East North Central 0.58 0.66 0.46 0.59 0.33 0.41
West North Central 1.19 0.99 0.91 0.82 0.71 0.50
South 0.51 0.52 0.43 0.46 0.29 0.30
South Atlantic 0.71 0.72 0.61 0.65 0.39 0.42
East South Central 1.24 1.31 0.95 1.11 0.70 0.74
West South Central 0.88 0.93 0.70 0.75 0.47 0.54
West 0.66 0.69 0.56 0.61 0.34 0.42
Mountain 1.04 1.15 0.95 0.96 0.61 0.64
Pacific 0.83 0.85 0.68 0.77 0.41 0.53
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.43 0.39 0.36 0.34 0.24 0.24
Small Metro 0.51 0.60 0.43 0.51 0.28 0.32
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.65 0.69 0.51 0.58 0.34 0.40
< 250K Pop. 0.84 1.11 0.80 0.94 0.50 0.55
Nonmetro 0.65 0.71 0.57 0.62 0.40 0.45
Urbanized 0.99 1.05 0.83 0.93 0.51 0.69
Less Urbanized 0.97 1.04 0.87 0.91 0.65 0.65
Completely Rural 1.95 2.12 1.61 1.43 1.19 0.75
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Table 2.63P (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1136   0.9556   0.6110  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0241   0.0562   0.6400  
New England 0.6910   0.6680   0.6793  
Middle Atlantic 0.0046   0.0125   0.7600  
Midwest 0.6972   0.4342   0.6737  
East North Central 0.2793   0.0946   0.1446  
West North Central 0.0440   0.3617   0.0061  
South 0.7339   0.2661   0.2074  
South Atlantic 0.2812   0.7082   0.3307  
East South Central 0.4075   0.2102   0.7438  
West South Central 0.8985   0.4724   0.4005  
West 0.5560   0.7129   0.8583  
Mountain 0.3065   0.1482   0.9934  
Pacific 0.8995   0.6999   0.8410  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0633   0.3319   0.6140  
Small Metro 0.7502   0.7931   0.6810  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5278   0.9478   0.9621  
< 250K Pop. 0.7421   0.7148   0.5197  
Nonmetro 0.9819   0.0956   0.1005  
Urbanized 0.1953   0.0331   0.0091  
Less Urbanized 0.7451   0.2229   0.4415  
Completely Rural 0.1082   0.0608   0.1010  
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Table 2.64C (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 158 157 131 124 94 92
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 63 68 54 55 39 38
New England 31 33 26 30 18 21
Middle Atlantic 56 59 48 46 34 31
Midwest 63 58 57 50 41 37
East North Central 51 45 45 41 35 30
West North Central 36 38 35 31 22 22
South 98 97 80 78 58 62
South Atlantic 77 72 62 60 42 44
East South Central 33 31 27 28 22 24
West South Central 54 56 46 42 34 35
West 83 85 76 66 51 51
Mountain 37 43 32 34 27 25
Pacific 74 72 68 57 44 45
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 191 189 130 129 88 83
Small Metro 141 147 100 99 57 63
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 114 119 78 80 43 47
< 250K Pop. 85 92 64 61 38 41
Nonmetro 99 99 72 67 41 42
Urbanized 73 67 50 48 26 29
Less Urbanized 73 75 53 46 30 29
Completely Rural 28 25 17 16 13 12
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Table 2.64D (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.48 0.48 0.40 0.38 0.29 0.28
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.08 1.15 0.92 0.93 0.66 0.65
New England 2.02 2.13 1.69 1.95 1.19 1.39
Middle Atlantic 1.28 1.35 1.10 1.04 0.79 0.72
Midwest 0.85 0.80 0.77 0.69 0.56 0.51
East North Central 0.99 0.90 0.88 0.81 0.68 0.61
West North Central 1.56 1.66 1.51 1.36 0.97 0.97
South 0.84 0.83 0.68 0.67 0.50 0.53
South Atlantic 1.30 1.21 1.05 1.01 0.71 0.74
East South Central 1.73 1.64 1.42 1.50 1.18 1.27
West South Central 1.37 1.44 1.18 1.08 0.87 0.90
West 1.07 1.08 0.97 0.84 0.66 0.65
Mountain 1.59 1.84 1.38 1.43 1.14 1.07
Pacific 1.35 1.32 1.25 1.05 0.80 0.82
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.68 0.70 0.56 0.55 0.42 0.41
Small Metro 0.84 0.82 0.72 0.70 0.49 0.52
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.02 1.03 0.88 0.85 0.57 0.59
< 250K Pop. 1.49 1.31 1.27 1.19 0.86 1.00
Nonmetro 1.09 1.00 0.97 0.81 0.65 0.65
Urbanized 1.49 1.57 1.32 1.29 0.93 1.05
Less Urbanized 1.62 1.46 1.41 1.14 0.93 0.91
Completely Rural 3.19 3.02 2.95 2.71 2.26 2.50
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Table 2.64P (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2638   0.3320   0.5259  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.2872   0.6026   0.8114  
New England 0.9558   0.6248   0.2944  
Middle Atlantic 0.2335   0.3654   0.7437  
Midwest 0.3131   0.4176   0.4261  
East North Central 0.2889   0.4967   0.5794  
West North Central 0.7689   0.6622   0.5385  
South 0.9653   0.4735   0.7499  
South Atlantic 0.7159   0.7181   0.9447  
East South Central 0.0431   0.3792   0.7767  
West South Central 0.4778   0.2596   0.7805  
West 0.6828   0.9412   0.7691  
Mountain 0.5924   0.4780   0.9175  
Pacific 0.8518   0.8068   0.6847  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4997   0.8883   0.4730  
Small Metro 0.2852   0.1868   0.5266  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2587   0.1875   0.8656  
< 250K Pop. 0.7830   0.6256   0.2370  
Nonmetro 0.8495   0.6499   0.5029  
Urbanized 0.2462   0.3387   0.0632  
Less Urbanized 0.2055   0.1008   0.3588  
Completely Rural 0.3990   0.6743   0.9129  
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Table 2.65C (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 826 837 432 448 332 312
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 364 365 190 170 143 126
New England 193 197 92 75 66 55
Middle Atlantic 308 305 166 151 128 113
Midwest 324 315 185 192 136 128
East North Central 255 269 162 164 114 110
West North Central 204 169 100 96 76 66
South 477 488 271 276 214 207
South Atlantic 369 366 206 198 152 164
East South Central 179 188 109 107 90 85
West South Central 240 263 142 163 118 92
West 430 462 222 243 167 163
Mountain 189 189 96 111 75 90
Pacific 380 421 200 217 148 137
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 914 897 382 379 278 242
Small Metro 600 658 246 256 178 187
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 450 534 179 227 137 169
< 250K Pop. 402 419 165 145 104 108
Nonmetro 469 469 162 152 115 116
Urbanized 277 338 97 83 69 60
Less Urbanized 373 330 116 117 87 95
Completely Rural 195 171 70 54 46 32
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Table 2.65D (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.23 0.24 0.18 0.16
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.02 1.03 0.53 0.48 0.40 0.36
New England 2.06 2.11 0.98 0.80 0.71 0.59
Middle Atlantic 1.18 1.17 0.64 0.58 0.49 0.43
Midwest 0.78 0.75 0.44 0.46 0.33 0.31
East North Central 0.87 0.92 0.55 0.56 0.39 0.37
West North Central 1.64 1.34 0.80 0.76 0.61 0.52
South 0.70 0.71 0.40 0.40 0.31 0.30
South Atlantic 1.01 0.99 0.56 0.53 0.42 0.44
East South Central 1.59 1.65 0.97 0.94 0.80 0.74
West South Central 1.18 1.27 0.69 0.79 0.58 0.45
West 1.01 1.07 0.52 0.56 0.39 0.38
Mountain 1.48 1.44 0.75 0.85 0.59 0.69
Pacific 1.27 1.39 0.67 0.72 0.50 0.45
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.63 0.64 0.35 0.35 0.26 0.23
Small Metro 0.73 0.79 0.42 0.42 0.31 0.31
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.88 0.97 0.48 0.54 0.38 0.42
< 250K Pop. 1.26 1.31 0.80 0.72 0.52 0.56
Nonmetro 0.94 0.91 0.46 0.46 0.34 0.36
Urbanized 1.39 1.58 0.71 0.66 0.52 0.48
Less Urbanized 1.38 1.18 0.62 0.71 0.48 0.59
Completely Rural 2.92 2.91 1.69 1.33 1.17 0.82
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Table 2.65P (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.7056   0.7455   0.3567  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8520   0.4507   0.3250  
New England 0.2921   0.7510   0.4573  
Middle Atlantic 0.6950   0.4914   0.4795  
Midwest 0.7079   0.2031   0.0632  
East North Central 0.3425   0.1424   0.0546  
West North Central 0.5018   1.0000   0.6577  
South 0.3258   0.6449   0.6214  
South Atlantic 0.5687   0.3143   0.0133  
East South Central 0.1923   0.3473   0.3103  
West South Central 0.9059   0.8701   0.0602  
West 0.8365   0.6343   0.8831  
Mountain 0.2172   0.6018   0.5292  
Pacific 0.7303   0.7867   0.6053  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.6044   0.9618   0.1355  
Small Metro 0.7792   0.8801   0.4949  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5579   0.3170   0.1871  
< 250K Pop. 0.7913   0.2919   0.4627  
Nonmetro 0.6871   0.2691   0.7467  
Urbanized 0.4072   0.1880   0.8581  
Less Urbanized 0.4722   0.9234   0.8140  
Completely Rural 0.2056   0.2289   0.2234  
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Table 2.66C (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 862 861 462 477 348 331
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 380 376 202 180 146 131
New England 196 197 96 79 68 62
Middle Atlantic 324 318 177 160 129 116
Midwest 335 322 204 211 146 138
East North Central 264 274 175 177 123 117
West North Central 208 170 111 108 81 70
South 487 501 292 291 225 218
South Atlantic 373 378 222 213 160 173
East South Central 179 192 116 112 93 90
West South Central 250 265 154 170 125 98
West 444 467 234 252 175 171
Mountain 195 187 103 116 80 92
Pacific 393 427 209 224 155 144
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 955 926 407 404 297 260
Small Metro 634 690 267 275 185 200
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 480 564 199 241 142 177
< 250K Pop. 427 442 180 163 111 121
Nonmetro 493 500 187 172 125 125
Urbanized 295 369 118 104 77 69
Less Urbanized 402 353 139 129 96 101
Completely Rural 207 182 76 58 49 36
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Table 2.66D (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.39 0.39 0.21 0.21 0.16 0.15
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.92 0.91 0.49 0.44 0.35 0.32
New England 1.81 1.82 0.89 0.73 0.63 0.57
Middle Atlantic 1.06 1.04 0.58 0.52 0.42 0.38
Midwest 0.68 0.65 0.42 0.43 0.30 0.28
East North Central 0.77 0.80 0.51 0.52 0.36 0.34
West North Central 1.41 1.14 0.75 0.73 0.55 0.47
South 0.61 0.62 0.37 0.36 0.28 0.27
South Atlantic 0.88 0.88 0.52 0.50 0.38 0.40
East South Central 1.36 1.45 0.89 0.85 0.71 0.68
West South Central 1.03 1.07 0.63 0.69 0.51 0.40
West 0.88 0.91 0.46 0.49 0.35 0.33
Mountain 1.29 1.21 0.68 0.75 0.53 0.60
Pacific 1.11 1.19 0.59 0.63 0.44 0.40
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.56 0.56 0.32 0.31 0.24 0.21
Small Metro 0.64 0.68 0.37 0.38 0.27 0.28
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.76 0.83 0.43 0.48 0.32 0.36
< 250K Pop. 1.10 1.15 0.70 0.68 0.46 0.52
Nonmetro 0.83 0.80 0.45 0.43 0.31 0.32
Urbanized 1.20 1.37 0.71 0.65 0.49 0.45
Less Urbanized 1.23 1.06 0.61 0.65 0.45 0.52
Completely Rural 2.63 2.65 1.56 1.20 1.08 0.77
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Table 2.66P (REVISED) – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5650   0.5217   0.2714  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7216   0.4015   0.3774  
New England 0.2765   0.8705   0.6661  
Middle Atlantic 0.8574   0.3829   0.4449  
Midwest 0.8682   0.1552   0.0457  
East North Central 0.4715   0.1165   0.0469  
West North Central 0.4602   0.8618   0.5396  
South 0.3253   0.8310   0.7174  
South Atlantic 0.6160   0.3025   0.0174  
East South Central 0.1020   0.2563   0.2797  
West South Central 0.9839   0.8655   0.0586  
West 0.8996   0.6531   0.8039  
Mountain 0.2756   0.5247   0.5504  
Pacific 0.7071   0.8535   0.5363  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.5265   0.9023   0.1002  
Small Metro 0.9683   0.6646   0.7123  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7552   0.7294   0.2333  
< 250K Pop. 0.7635   0.2713   0.3013  
Nonmetro 0.6905   0.3179   0.9835  
Urbanized 0.2897   0.4474   0.5919  
Less Urbanized 0.3900   0.9528   0.8702  
Completely Rural 0.1586   0.1291   0.1638  
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Table 2.67C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 671 721 914 957 968 1,019
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 263 299 356 375 399 421
New England 106 121 165 175 187 191
Middle Atlantic 241 270 313 330 354 372
Midwest 227 232 332 353 369 372
East North Central 186 186 267 285 290 311
West North Central 131 136 203 197 223 207
South 422 465 606 634 647 631
South Atlantic 301 341 466 481 504 495
East South Central 173 169 211 218 200 213
West South Central 236 250 313 335 319 306
West 353 386 462 454 501 504
Mountain 136 168 203 202 228 205
Pacific 326 350 412 410 442 462
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,663 1,745 1,463 1,514 1,247 1,308
Small Metro 1,155 1,339 957 1,114 792 931
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 905 1,119 776 926 648 785
< 250K Pop. 770 818 600 672 491 548
Nonmetro 933 882 735 667 619 550
Urbanized 597 617 462 485 370 383
Less Urbanized 751 660 585 504 489 416
Completely Rural 400 410 314 289 258 243
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Table 2.67D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.27 0.29 0.37 0.39 0.39 0.41
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.57 0.65 0.78 0.82 0.87 0.92
New England 0.88 1.01 1.37 1.45 1.56 1.59
Middle Atlantic 0.71 0.80 0.93 0.98 1.05 1.10
Midwest 0.41 0.42 0.61 0.64 0.67 0.68
East North Central 0.49 0.48 0.70 0.74 0.76 0.81
West North Central 0.80 0.82 1.24 1.19 1.36 1.26
South 0.47 0.52 0.68 0.71 0.73 0.70
South Atlantic 0.64 0.72 0.99 1.01 1.07 1.04
East South Central 1.18 1.15 1.44 1.48 1.37 1.45
West South Central 0.87 0.90 1.15 1.21 1.17 1.11
West 0.62 0.67 0.82 0.79 0.89 0.88
Mountain 0.81 0.98 1.21 1.17 1.35 1.18
Pacific 0.82 0.88 1.04 1.03 1.12 1.16
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.38 0.41 0.52 0.52 0.55 0.59
Small Metro 0.45 0.50 0.66 0.65 0.71 0.66
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.56 0.60 0.75 0.78 0.80 0.80
< 250K Pop. 0.83 0.88 1.25 1.16 1.34 1.15
Nonmetro 0.64 0.63 0.86 0.86 0.86 0.85
Urbanized 0.96 0.92 1.36 1.50 1.33 1.40
Less Urbanized 0.98 0.94 1.29 1.17 1.30 1.24
Completely Rural 1.96 2.31 2.55 2.90 2.76 2.75
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Table 2.67P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3036   0.5949   0.6650  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.3251   0.1787   0.8574  
New England 0.5399   0.4284   0.4246  
Middle Atlantic 0.4114   0.2638   0.5388  
Midwest 0.1504   0.2390   0.2243  
East North Central 0.0804   0.2927   0.3741  
West North Central 0.9112   0.5621   0.3834  
South 0.5328   0.4566   0.8762  
South Atlantic 0.3233   0.4390   0.1632  
East South Central 0.1966   0.2086   0.3853  
West South Central 0.1625   0.1244   0.0766  
West 0.1759   0.8754   0.7452  
Mountain 0.1805   0.9266   0.4538  
Pacific 0.3786   0.8911   0.9716  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4381   0.6206   0.9699  
Small Metro 0.8894   0.6671   0.1585  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8254   0.6958   0.6262  
< 250K Pop. 0.9662   0.2559   0.1105  
Nonmetro 0.1785   0.2771   0.4019  
Urbanized 0.5403   0.4767   0.1869  
Less Urbanized 0.0600   0.1201   0.0609  
Completely Rural 0.1869   0.1522   0.3199  
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Table 2.68C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 112 112 106 107 82 87
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 46 45 43 44 38 35
New England 21 19 19 18 18 16
Middle Atlantic 41 40 39 40 33 31
Midwest 43 44 41 40 32 32
East North Central 35 35 33 33 25 26
West North Central 25 27 24 21 20 18
South 69 71 66 66 51 51
South Atlantic 51 54 48 51 39 40
East South Central 26 23 24 22 16 17
West South Central 39 41 40 37 28 29
West 64 60 59 57 43 49
Mountain 27 27 25 27 21 19
Pacific 58 54 53 51 38 44
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 119 135 104 116 71 76
Small Metro 91 92 80 79 51 53
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 70 73 62 63 41 42
< 250K Pop. 58 57 51 47 30 32
Nonmetro 63 64 54 53 35 39
Urbanized 41 41 35 34 21 25
Less Urbanized 48 45 41 41 27 27
Completely Rural 22 29 17 20 11 15
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Table 2.68D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.42 0.42 0.32 0.34
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.01 1.00 0.96 0.98 0.84 0.78
New England 1.79 1.67 1.65 1.54 1.53 1.35
Middle Atlantic 1.21 1.22 1.15 1.21 0.99 0.95
Midwest 0.76 0.79 0.71 0.70 0.57 0.57
East North Central 0.88 0.88 0.83 0.83 0.64 0.66
West North Central 1.50 1.59 1.40 1.28 1.21 1.09
South 0.75 0.78 0.73 0.73 0.56 0.56
South Atlantic 1.09 1.17 1.03 1.10 0.85 0.86
East South Central 1.73 1.56 1.61 1.46 1.07 1.12
West South Central 1.30 1.35 1.33 1.24 0.93 0.95
West 1.06 1.00 0.98 0.95 0.72 0.80
Mountain 1.52 1.50 1.42 1.48 1.15 1.08
Pacific 1.35 1.27 1.24 1.20 0.89 1.04
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.64 0.63 0.60 0.59 0.47 0.48
Small Metro 0.81 0.82 0.78 0.75 0.60 0.63
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.99 1.03 0.94 0.93 0.72 0.75
< 250K Pop. 1.31 1.23 1.30 1.15 1.03 1.06
Nonmetro 0.94 1.00 0.88 0.92 0.68 0.77
Urbanized 1.40 1.39 1.31 1.29 1.01 1.13
Less Urbanized 1.43 1.41 1.31 1.41 1.00 1.10
Completely Rural 2.48 3.78 2.29 2.53 1.77 2.56
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Table 2.68P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1339   0.0576   0.1687  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0001   0.0001   0.1321  
New England 0.1653   0.0441   0.7271  
Middle Atlantic 0.0003   0.0007   0.1274  
Midwest 0.8701   0.6798   0.5239  
East North Central 0.4920   0.3214   0.1799  
West North Central 0.2077   0.0217   0.4583  
South 0.6744   0.9685   0.4101  
South Atlantic 0.6007   0.9287   0.9170  
East South Central 0.9384   0.9038   0.5834  
West South Central 0.9858   0.9775   0.3213  
West 0.7475   0.7665   0.3912  
Mountain 0.1531   0.3370   0.0947  
Pacific 0.7326   0.8817   0.8526  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1128   0.0476   0.1129  
Small Metro 0.9297   0.7836   0.8476  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8383   0.9616   0.6033  
< 250K Pop. 0.6101   0.6622   0.6826  
Nonmetro 0.5260   0.5302   0.8883  
Urbanized 0.7085   0.6233   0.7342  
Less Urbanized 0.4907   0.5586   0.6001  
Completely Rural 0.8290   0.8195   0.9489  
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Table 2.69C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 116 125 140 147 168 170
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 47 50 57 58 69 69
New England 22 21 27 24 31 32
Middle Atlantic 42 45 50 53 62 60
Midwest 41 37 50 45 66 63
East North Central 35 30 43 36 58 51
West North Central 22 22 26 27 32 36
South 71 74 89 91 104 104
South Atlantic 57 53 66 66 76 77
East South Central 24 31 27 34 37 37
West South Central 36 43 50 54 60 56
West 65 83 77 91 88 96
Mountain 33 54 37 55 41 51
Pacific 55 62 66 71 78 81
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 343 325 323 316 282 261
Small Metro 227 242 218 233 196 208
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 189 189 182 184 165 165
< 250K Pop. 130 161 124 152 111 134
Nonmetro 157 167 145 156 122 133
Urbanized 127 119 117 107 96 86
Less Urbanized 111 123 103 118 82 103
Completely Rural 45 46 42 41 33 35
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Table 2.69D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.35 0.38 0.43 0.45 0.51 0.52
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.81 0.84 0.97 0.98 1.18 1.16
New England 1.45 1.40 1.80 1.57 2.05 2.08
Middle Atlantic 0.96 1.02 1.14 1.20 1.42 1.37
Midwest 0.55 0.51 0.68 0.62 0.90 0.86
East North Central 0.69 0.60 0.84 0.72 1.13 1.02
West North Central 0.95 0.96 1.14 1.20 1.42 1.60
South 0.61 0.63 0.76 0.78 0.89 0.89
South Atlantic 0.98 0.89 1.13 1.12 1.30 1.30
East South Central 1.26 1.66 1.45 1.80 1.98 1.98
West South Central 0.91 1.09 1.29 1.37 1.52 1.44
West 0.83 1.06 0.99 1.16 1.13 1.22
Mountain 1.38 2.28 1.57 2.34 1.73 2.18
Pacific 1.01 1.13 1.22 1.29 1.42 1.47
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.52 0.49 0.62 0.60 0.71 0.70
Small Metro 0.61 0.81 0.73 0.89 0.94 0.97
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.78 1.07 0.91 1.13 1.19 1.19
< 250K Pop. 0.96 1.10 1.17 1.42 1.43 1.65
Nonmetro 0.76 0.85 0.99 0.96 1.17 1.18
Urbanized 1.14 1.16 1.38 1.31 1.71 1.50
Less Urbanized 1.11 1.40 1.50 1.61 1.66 2.03
Completely Rural 2.28 3.20 2.66 3.30 3.56 4.00
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Table 2.69P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0090   0.1022   0.2782  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4260   0.2345   0.3067  
New England 0.9326   0.8248   0.6889  
Middle Atlantic 0.3541   0.1402   0.3443  
Midwest 0.4476   0.5647   0.2004  
East North Central 0.5934   0.9282   0.6308  
West North Central 0.5842   0.2474   0.1043  
South 0.5651   0.9970   0.2541  
South Atlantic 0.4664   0.3126   0.0422  
East South Central 0.2551   0.0699   0.2663  
West South Central 0.2199   0.8459   0.8837  
West 0.0045   0.1019   0.1016  
Mountain 0.0894   0.3168   0.4967  
Pacific 0.0216   0.1880   0.1320  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0142   0.1237   0.4933  
Small Metro 0.3567   0.4641   0.3687  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1946   0.1610   0.3705  
< 250K Pop. 0.7071   0.4646   0.7447  
Nonmetro 0.5438   0.9123   0.8400  
Urbanized 0.9746   0.6886   0.6743  
Less Urbanized 0.4260   0.4274   0.9898  
Completely Rural 0.7904   0.0947   0.9621  
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Table 2.70C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 614 679 873 933 914 986
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 243 289 340 362 371 407
New England 82 115 152 173 172 191
Middle Atlantic 228 261 302 316 332 357
Midwest 208 212 324 346 355 358
East North Central 169 169 255 282 271 301
West North Central 121 121 197 189 218 196
South 396 442 587 625 624 613
South Atlantic 282 323 455 485 489 484
East South Central 166 156 208 203 199 200
West South Central 221 242 295 323 304 295
West 330 356 439 434 467 487
Mountain 124 149 191 190 214 198
Pacific 305 326 391 392 412 445
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,555 1,621 1,358 1,400 1,169 1,229
Small Metro 1,066 1,241 875 1,023 728 865
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 833 1,027 713 841 596 721
< 250K Pop. 700 754 534 616 446 510
Nonmetro 851 798 661 593 569 499
Urbanized 530 537 398 416 326 336
Less Urbanized 665 597 512 448 440 374
Completely Rural 367 363 286 250 245 218
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Table 2.70D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.33 0.36 0.46 0.49 0.49 0.52
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.68 0.81 0.96 1.02 1.05 1.15
New England 0.88 1.23 1.63 1.85 1.84 2.04
Middle Atlantic 0.87 1.00 1.16 1.21 1.27 1.36
Midwest 0.50 0.51 0.78 0.82 0.85 0.86
East North Central 0.58 0.58 0.87 0.96 0.93 1.03
West North Central 0.97 0.97 1.58 1.51 1.75 1.56
South 0.58 0.64 0.86 0.90 0.92 0.89
South Atlantic 0.77 0.87 1.24 1.31 1.34 1.31
East South Central 1.48 1.37 1.85 1.78 1.77 1.76
West South Central 1.08 1.17 1.45 1.56 1.49 1.42
West 0.77 0.82 1.03 1.00 1.10 1.12
Mountain 0.98 1.13 1.50 1.45 1.68 1.51
Pacific 1.02 1.08 1.31 1.30 1.38 1.47
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.45 0.50 0.64 0.66 0.67 0.74
Small Metro 0.56 0.60 0.85 0.82 0.89 0.86
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.67 0.71 0.96 0.99 1.01 1.03
< 250K Pop. 1.08 1.10 1.60 1.49 1.69 1.46
Nonmetro 0.78 0.77 1.06 1.07 1.06 1.05
Urbanized 1.20 1.10 1.70 1.88 1.64 1.76
Less Urbanized 1.20 1.15 1.56 1.45 1.58 1.50
Completely Rural 2.32 2.71 3.20 3.44 3.44 3.25
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Table 2.70P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5899   0.8865   0.4951  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7671   0.4444   0.9220  
New England 0.6895   0.5265   0.3614  
Middle Atlantic 0.8658   0.5856   0.7165  
Midwest 0.1127   0.1888   0.1611  
East North Central 0.0841   0.3553   0.3872  
West North Central 0.7018   0.3097   0.2139  
South 0.4711   0.4318   0.7498  
South Atlantic 0.4731   0.5417   0.2799  
East South Central 0.2388   0.3071   0.5206  
West South Central 0.1889   0.1123   0.0753  
West 0.3551   0.6454   0.5055  
Mountain 0.4513   0.6345   0.2853  
Pacific 0.5012   0.7617   0.7896  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.9440   0.9860   0.7959  
Small Metro 0.7995   0.7233   0.1679  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8941   0.6914   0.6472  
< 250K Pop. 0.8044   0.3183   0.1132  
Nonmetro 0.3069   0.3204   0.4501  
Urbanized 0.4722   0.4345   0.1721  
Less Urbanized 0.1552   0.1038   0.0717  
Completely Rural 0.1353   0.2176   0.3222  
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Table 2.71C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 640 694 897 955 954 1,011
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 250 292 351 371 390 415
New England 89 117 159 174 183 192
Middle Atlantic 233 264 311 325 347 365
Midwest 215 217 332 352 367 373
East North Central 176 173 264 285 287 311
West North Central 123 125 202 195 224 207
South 408 456 599 639 644 630
South Atlantic 292 331 462 488 502 498
East South Central 168 165 210 214 203 209
West South Central 224 248 300 335 312 301
West 343 365 457 446 492 498
Mountain 135 161 203 198 230 203
Pacific 315 330 406 403 432 456
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,635 1,698 1,438 1,476 1,233 1,287
Small Metro 1,123 1,301 932 1,083 780 916
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 883 1,087 759 900 640 774
< 250K Pop. 744 789 578 650 480 536
Nonmetro 908 853 712 645 608 540
Urbanized 576 596 444 470 363 375
Less Urbanized 727 636 565 486 477 407
Completely Rural 387 391 304 274 254 234
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Table 2.71D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.29 0.31 0.41 0.43 0.43 0.45
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.61 0.71 0.85 0.89 0.94 1.00
New England 0.82 1.08 1.47 1.60 1.68 1.77
Middle Atlantic 0.77 0.87 1.02 1.06 1.14 1.20
Midwest 0.44 0.44 0.68 0.72 0.75 0.76
East North Central 0.51 0.50 0.77 0.83 0.84 0.91
West North Central 0.84 0.85 1.37 1.32 1.52 1.39
South 0.51 0.56 0.75 0.79 0.81 0.78
South Atlantic 0.69 0.77 1.09 1.14 1.18 1.16
East South Central 1.28 1.24 1.60 1.61 1.55 1.58
West South Central 0.92 1.01 1.24 1.36 1.28 1.22
West 0.68 0.71 0.91 0.87 0.98 0.97
Mountain 0.89 1.04 1.34 1.28 1.52 1.31
Pacific 0.89 0.92 1.15 1.13 1.22 1.28
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.40 0.44 0.57 0.58 0.60 0.65
Small Metro 0.49 0.53 0.73 0.71 0.79 0.73
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.58 0.63 0.81 0.86 0.88 0.89
< 250K Pop. 0.94 0.94 1.42 1.27 1.50 1.26
Nonmetro 0.69 0.68 0.94 0.96 0.95 0.95
Urbanized 1.04 0.96 1.51 1.64 1.48 1.55
Less Urbanized 1.07 1.02 1.41 1.31 1.43 1.38
Completely Rural 2.09 2.53 2.79 3.23 3.01 3.03
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Table 2.71P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3294   0.6820   0.6451  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.6662   0.3561   0.9352  
New England 0.7098   0.5637   0.4091  
Middle Atlantic 0.7453   0.4527   0.6066  
Midwest 0.1500   0.2397   0.2698  
East North Central 0.1090   0.3759   0.4703  
West North Central 0.7697   0.4123   0.3607  
South 0.4196   0.4275   0.8900  
South Atlantic 0.4001   0.4542   0.1683  
East South Central 0.1763   0.1982   0.4011  
West South Central 0.1334   0.1110   0.0827  
West 0.1502   0.8893   0.7200  
Mountain 0.2532   0.8410   0.3809  
Pacific 0.2945   0.9429   0.9914  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.6221   0.8120   0.8980  
Small Metro 0.6726   0.8725   0.2598  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6979   0.4753   0.8241  
< 250K Pop. 0.8652   0.2783   0.1430  
Nonmetro 0.2751   0.3570   0.4670  
Urbanized 0.4757   0.4435   0.1984  
Less Urbanized 0.1349   0.1818   0.0925  
Completely Rural 0.1290   0.1280   0.2799  
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Table 2.72C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 968 1,019 746 770 427 429
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 399 421 301 321 172 174
New England 187 191 133 155 80 91
Middle Atlantic 354 372 270 279 153 149
Midwest 369 372 318 325 193 174
East North Central 290 311 259 254 145 149
West North Central 223 207 183 184 129 93
South 647 631 480 467 246 264
South Atlantic 504 495 369 365 194 206
East South Central 200 213 155 143 87 83
West South Central 319 306 257 252 148 136
West 501 504 370 387 207 224
Mountain 228 205 170 171 97 121
Pacific 442 462 327 344 183 187
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,247 1,308 713 685 339 340
Small Metro 792 931 425 523 222 261
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 648 785 347 434 184 227
< 250K Pop. 491 548 269 305 135 130
Nonmetro 619 550 359 353 185 165
Urbanized 370 383 191 263 100 130
Less Urbanized 489 416 299 253 146 102
Completely Rural 258 243 136 130 57 35
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Table 2.72D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.39 0.41 0.30 0.31 0.17 0.17
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.87 0.92 0.66 0.70 0.37 0.38
New England 1.56 1.59 1.11 1.29 0.67 0.75
Middle Atlantic 1.05 1.10 0.80 0.83 0.45 0.44
Midwest 0.67 0.68 0.58 0.59 0.35 0.32
East North Central 0.76 0.81 0.68 0.66 0.38 0.39
West North Central 1.36 1.26 1.12 1.11 0.78 0.56
South 0.73 0.70 0.54 0.52 0.28 0.29
South Atlantic 1.07 1.04 0.78 0.77 0.41 0.43
East South Central 1.37 1.45 1.06 0.97 0.59 0.56
West South Central 1.17 1.11 0.94 0.91 0.54 0.49
West 0.89 0.88 0.66 0.68 0.37 0.39
Mountain 1.35 1.18 1.01 0.99 0.57 0.70
Pacific 1.12 1.16 0.83 0.86 0.46 0.47
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.55 0.59 0.45 0.44 0.24 0.25
Small Metro 0.71 0.66 0.52 0.54 0.31 0.31
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.80 0.80 0.63 0.62 0.38 0.39
< 250K Pop. 1.34 1.15 0.95 0.98 0.53 0.50
Nonmetro 0.86 0.85 0.67 0.69 0.40 0.37
Urbanized 1.33 1.40 0.95 1.06 0.56 0.67
Less Urbanized 1.30 1.24 0.99 1.01 0.59 0.48
Completely Rural 2.76 2.75 2.23 2.02 1.09 0.65
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Table 2.72P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6650   0.4861   0.9200  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8574   0.5892   0.1042  
New England 0.4246   0.8325   0.6801  
Middle Atlantic 0.5388   0.6181   0.1005  
Midwest 0.2243   0.3096   0.9522  
East North Central 0.3741   0.5678   0.5516  
West North Central 0.3834   0.3320   0.4572  
South 0.8762   0.6217   0.8848  
South Atlantic 0.1632   0.2261   0.4093  
East South Central 0.3853   0.8066   0.2605  
West South Central 0.0766   0.4120   0.1262  
West 0.7452   0.6988   0.3960  
Mountain 0.4538   0.6243   0.4205  
Pacific 0.9716   0.8553   0.6092  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.9699   0.8394   0.5390  
Small Metro 0.1585   0.3519   0.4385  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6262   0.5412   0.2286  
< 250K Pop. 0.1105   0.4662   0.6405  
Nonmetro 0.4019   0.3073   0.8948  
Urbanized 0.1869   0.0038   0.0348  
Less Urbanized 0.0609   0.7270   0.2187  
Completely Rural 0.3199   0.1891   0.0139  
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Table 2.73C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 82 87 69 69 33 37
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 38 35 31 28 17 14
New England 18 16 14 12 6 6
Middle Atlantic 33 31 27 25 16 12
Midwest 32 32 26 27 13 18
East North Central 25 26 20 21 10 13
West North Central 20 18 17 16 8 12
South 51 51 43 42 20 22
South Atlantic 39 40 32 32 14 16
East South Central 16 17 13 14 5 6
West South Central 28 29 24 24 12 13
West 43 49 38 38 19 19
Mountain 21 19 17 16 8 7
Pacific 38 44 34 34 17 17
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 71 76 58 55 28 26
Small Metro 51 53 40 39 19 18
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 41 42 33 31 15 14
< 250K Pop. 30 32 22 23 11 11
Nonmetro 35 39 28 32 11 18
Urbanized 21 25 17 18 7 9
Less Urbanized 27 27 21 23 7 12
Completely Rural 11 15 8 14 4 12
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Table 2.73D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.32 0.34 0.27 0.27 0.13 0.15
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.84 0.78 0.68 0.63 0.37 0.31
New England 1.53 1.35 1.21 1.07 0.50 0.56
Middle Atlantic 0.99 0.95 0.82 0.76 0.47 0.37
Midwest 0.57 0.57 0.46 0.47 0.23 0.31
East North Central 0.64 0.66 0.51 0.54 0.26 0.33
West North Central 1.21 1.09 0.98 0.95 0.47 0.71
South 0.56 0.56 0.47 0.47 0.22 0.24
South Atlantic 0.85 0.86 0.70 0.70 0.31 0.35
East South Central 1.07 1.12 0.88 0.96 0.36 0.40
West South Central 0.93 0.95 0.80 0.80 0.40 0.42
West 0.72 0.80 0.62 0.63 0.31 0.31
Mountain 1.15 1.08 0.97 0.87 0.45 0.41
Pacific 0.89 1.04 0.79 0.79 0.40 0.41
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.47 0.48 0.39 0.36 0.20 0.19
Small Metro 0.60 0.63 0.49 0.49 0.24 0.24
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.72 0.75 0.60 0.58 0.29 0.28
< 250K Pop. 1.03 1.06 0.82 0.84 0.44 0.46
Nonmetro 0.68 0.77 0.61 0.66 0.26 0.43
Urbanized 1.01 1.13 0.94 0.87 0.42 0.51
Less Urbanized 1.00 1.10 0.91 1.00 0.37 0.59
Completely Rural 1.77 2.56 1.51 2.62 0.82 2.63
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Table 2.73P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1687   0.1229   0.8667  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1321   0.0370   0.5591  
New England 0.7271   0.5119   0.8231  
Middle Atlantic 0.1274   0.0452   0.4543  
Midwest 0.5239   0.3878   0.1362  
East North Central 0.1799   0.1048   0.2546  
West North Central 0.4583   0.5044   0.3301  
South 0.4101   0.9791   0.8499  
South Atlantic 0.9170   0.9559   0.9161  
East South Central 0.5834   0.6764   0.9159  
West South Central 0.3213   0.8278   0.8093  
West 0.3912   0.0824   0.3964  
Mountain 0.0947   0.3807   0.5473  
Pacific 0.8526   0.1265   0.5065  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1129   0.0514   0.3742  
Small Metro 0.8476   0.6001   0.2226  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6033   0.6076   0.1059  
< 250K Pop. 0.6826   0.8389   0.9485  
Nonmetro 0.8883   0.6471   0.0082  
Urbanized 0.7342   0.7178   0.1344  
Less Urbanized 0.6001   0.6949   0.0582  
Completely Rural 0.9489   0.9080   0.3166  
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Table 2.74C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 168 170 169 169 125 114
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 69 69 71 73 59 50
New England 31 32 33 35 30 27
Middle Atlantic 62 60 63 64 50 42
Midwest 66 63 71 62 53 46
East North Central 58 51 61 52 44 39
West North Central 32 36 37 34 31 27
South 104 104 102 99 72 66
South Atlantic 76 77 73 74 53 50
East South Central 37 37 35 36 27 22
West South Central 60 56 60 56 43 36
West 88 96 90 92 62 64
Mountain 41 51 38 42 27 27
Pacific 78 81 81 82 55 58
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 282 261 209 205 110 101
Small Metro 196 208 149 159 88 83
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 165 165 121 124 71 68
< 250K Pop. 111 134 88 102 53 47
Nonmetro 122 133 98 107 55 47
Urbanized 96 86 75 70 40 35
Less Urbanized 82 103 65 83 33 34
Completely Rural 33 35 30 26 16 11
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Table 2.74D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.51 0.52 0.52 0.52 0.38 0.35
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.18 1.16 1.21 1.24 1.00 0.85
New England 2.05 2.08 2.13 2.28 1.94 1.78
Middle Atlantic 1.42 1.37 1.45 1.47 1.16 0.96
Midwest 0.90 0.86 0.96 0.85 0.72 0.63
East North Central 1.13 1.02 1.19 1.04 0.86 0.77
West North Central 1.42 1.60 1.64 1.52 1.34 1.18
South 0.89 0.89 0.88 0.85 0.62 0.56
South Atlantic 1.30 1.30 1.25 1.25 0.90 0.85
East South Central 1.98 1.98 1.86 1.93 1.42 1.19
West South Central 1.52 1.44 1.54 1.43 1.10 0.91
West 1.13 1.22 1.15 1.17 0.79 0.82
Mountain 1.73 2.18 1.60 1.78 1.13 1.13
Pacific 1.42 1.47 1.49 1.48 1.02 1.06
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.71 0.70 0.75 0.72 0.53 0.49
Small Metro 0.94 0.97 0.89 0.94 0.71 0.62
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.19 1.19 1.12 1.15 0.88 0.78
< 250K Pop. 1.43 1.65 1.44 1.53 1.23 1.03
Nonmetro 1.17 1.18 1.14 1.16 0.82 0.72
Urbanized 1.71 1.50 1.84 1.54 1.31 1.09
Less Urbanized 1.66 2.03 1.55 1.93 1.03 1.07
Completely Rural 3.56 4.00 3.49 3.39 2.35 2.70
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Table 2.74P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2782   0.5757   0.0997  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.3067   0.0623   0.0653  
New England 0.6889   0.4593   0.1730  
Middle Atlantic 0.3443   0.0835   0.1882  
Midwest 0.2004   0.2906   0.2763  
East North Central 0.6308   0.4626   0.8363  
West North Central 0.1043   0.4319   0.1239  
South 0.2541   0.2145   0.3653  
South Atlantic 0.0422   0.0557   0.9889  
East South Central 0.2663   0.2514   0.0287  
West South Central 0.8837   0.5657   0.8080  
West 0.1016   0.9262   0.7047  
Mountain 0.4967   0.7795   0.6882  
Pacific 0.1320   0.9719   0.8201  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4933   0.8353   0.4778  
Small Metro 0.3687   0.3707   0.3878  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3705   0.3987   0.8262  
< 250K Pop. 0.7447   0.6857   0.2704  
Nonmetro 0.8400   0.8672   0.0521  
Urbanized 0.6743   0.7433   0.3073  
Less Urbanized 0.9898   0.9827   0.1866  
Completely Rural 0.9621   0.7227   0.0795  
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Table 2.75C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 914 986 697 714 392 402
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 371 407 280 300 159 160
New England 172 191 123 147 75 84
Middle Atlantic 332 357 252 260 142 137
Midwest 355 358 295 305 178 164
East North Central 271 301 237 244 130 141
West North Central 218 196 170 169 122 86
South 624 613 455 436 229 250
South Atlantic 489 484 351 342 182 196
East South Central 199 200 149 131 75 81
West South Central 304 295 243 233 138 128
West 467 487 348 353 194 208
Mountain 214 198 163 160 88 116
Pacific 412 445 306 313 172 173
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,169 1,229 637 616 311 317
Small Metro 728 865 380 469 197 237
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 596 721 309 394 163 209
< 250K Pop. 446 510 238 261 120 115
Nonmetro 569 499 318 314 164 151
Urbanized 326 336 155 227 85 118
Less Urbanized 440 374 268 223 133 93
Completely Rural 245 218 126 110 54 28
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Table 2.75D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.49 0.52 0.37 0.38 0.21 0.21
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.05 1.15 0.79 0.84 0.45 0.45
New England 1.84 2.04 1.32 1.58 0.81 0.90
Middle Atlantic 1.27 1.36 0.96 0.99 0.54 0.52
Midwest 0.85 0.86 0.71 0.73 0.43 0.39
East North Central 0.93 1.03 0.81 0.83 0.44 0.48
West North Central 1.75 1.56 1.37 1.34 0.98 0.68
South 0.92 0.89 0.67 0.63 0.34 0.36
South Atlantic 1.34 1.31 0.96 0.92 0.50 0.53
East South Central 1.77 1.76 1.32 1.15 0.67 0.71
West South Central 1.49 1.42 1.19 1.13 0.67 0.62
West 1.10 1.12 0.82 0.81 0.46 0.48
Mountain 1.68 1.51 1.28 1.22 0.69 0.88
Pacific 1.38 1.47 1.03 1.04 0.58 0.57
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.67 0.74 0.54 0.53 0.29 0.31
Small Metro 0.89 0.86 0.66 0.67 0.37 0.38
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.01 1.03 0.79 0.79 0.46 0.49
< 250K Pop. 1.69 1.46 1.18 1.17 0.64 0.58
Nonmetro 1.06 1.05 0.80 0.83 0.47 0.45
Urbanized 1.64 1.76 1.09 1.32 0.64 0.83
Less Urbanized 1.58 1.50 1.21 1.19 0.71 0.57
Completely Rural 3.44 3.25 2.81 2.28 1.36 0.73
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Table 2.75P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4951   0.3048   0.6901  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9220   0.9540   0.2776  
New England 0.3614   0.9646   0.9865  
Middle Atlantic 0.7165   0.9669   0.2089  
Midwest 0.1611   0.2014   0.7681  
East North Central 0.3872   0.5034   0.5193  
West North Central 0.2139   0.1978   0.6962  
South 0.7498   0.7741   0.6709  
South Atlantic 0.2799   0.3487   0.3842  
East South Central 0.5206   0.9652   0.0569  
West South Central 0.0753   0.3201   0.1320  
West 0.5055   0.5341   0.3820  
Mountain 0.2853   0.4946   0.4199  
Pacific 0.7896   0.7346   0.5927  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7959   0.9503   0.7419  
Small Metro 0.1679   0.2200   0.2130  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6472   0.3638   0.1259  
< 250K Pop. 0.1132   0.4144   0.8621  
Nonmetro 0.4501   0.3486   0.9599  
Urbanized 0.1721   0.0044   0.0183  
Less Urbanized 0.0717   0.6106   0.2103  
Completely Rural 0.3222   0.2743   0.0455  
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Table 2.76C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 954 1,011 742 766 425 426
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 390 415 302 317 171 173
New England 183 192 134 152 80 90
Middle Atlantic 347 365 270 277 153 148
Midwest 367 373 317 326 193 173
East North Central 287 311 259 254 144 148
West North Central 224 207 182 184 128 92
South 644 630 481 463 247 262
South Atlantic 502 498 369 364 194 206
East South Central 203 209 156 142 86 82
West South Central 312 301 256 247 149 134
West 492 498 372 384 206 222
Mountain 230 203 171 172 96 120
Pacific 432 456 329 342 182 185
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,233 1,287 705 674 337 339
Small Metro 780 916 419 514 221 259
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 640 774 343 427 184 226
< 250K Pop. 480 536 263 298 134 129
Nonmetro 608 540 355 346 184 162
Urbanized 363 375 188 256 100 129
Less Urbanized 477 407 294 248 144 100
Completely Rural 254 234 133 123 58 32
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Table 2.76D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.43 0.45 0.34 0.34 0.19 0.19
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.94 1.00 0.73 0.77 0.41 0.42
New England 1.68 1.77 1.23 1.40 0.74 0.83
Middle Atlantic 1.14 1.20 0.89 0.91 0.50 0.49
Midwest 0.75 0.76 0.65 0.66 0.39 0.35
East North Central 0.84 0.91 0.75 0.74 0.42 0.43
West North Central 1.52 1.39 1.24 1.24 0.87 0.62
South 0.81 0.78 0.60 0.57 0.31 0.32
South Atlantic 1.18 1.16 0.87 0.85 0.46 0.48
East South Central 1.55 1.58 1.19 1.07 0.65 0.62
West South Central 1.28 1.22 1.05 1.00 0.61 0.55
West 0.98 0.97 0.74 0.75 0.41 0.43
Mountain 1.52 1.31 1.13 1.11 0.64 0.78
Pacific 1.22 1.28 0.93 0.96 0.51 0.52
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.60 0.65 0.50 0.48 0.27 0.28
Small Metro 0.79 0.73 0.59 0.59 0.34 0.34
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.88 0.89 0.70 0.69 0.43 0.44
< 250K Pop. 1.50 1.26 1.07 1.08 0.59 0.55
Nonmetro 0.95 0.95 0.75 0.76 0.45 0.40
Urbanized 1.48 1.55 1.07 1.17 0.62 0.73
Less Urbanized 1.43 1.38 1.09 1.11 0.65 0.53
Completely Rural 3.01 3.03 2.53 2.20 1.25 0.69
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Table 2.76P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6451   0.4266   0.9082  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9352   0.7200   0.1126  
New England 0.4091   0.8790   0.6655  
Middle Atlantic 0.6066   0.7454   0.1130  
Midwest 0.2698   0.3611   0.9331  
East North Central 0.4703   0.6820   0.6196  
West North Central 0.3607   0.3116   0.4014  
South 0.8900   0.6341   0.8850  
South Atlantic 0.1683   0.2275   0.4105  
East South Central 0.4011   0.7682   0.2615  
West South Central 0.0827   0.4093   0.1281  
West 0.7200   0.5891   0.3624  
Mountain 0.3809   0.5809   0.4007  
Pacific 0.9914   0.7492   0.5744  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8980   0.9822   0.5923  
Small Metro 0.2598   0.4025   0.4381  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8241   0.6077   0.2177  
< 250K Pop. 0.1430   0.4864   0.6118  
Nonmetro 0.4670   0.3096   0.7395  
Urbanized 0.1984   0.0043   0.0453  
Less Urbanized 0.0925   0.7528   0.1741  
Completely Rural 0.2799   0.1829   0.0081  
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Table 2.77C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 282 312 260 292 208 230
GENDER            
Male 185 191 171 178 138 141
Female 169 190 156 181 125 140
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 264 280 243 268 194 211
White 228 250 214 237 169 187
Black or African American 92 100 76 82 53 60
American Indian or Alaska Native 21 22 16 22 12 16
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 74 49 68 43 53 34
Two or More Races 24 25 21 22 18 17
Hispanic or Latino 113 121 102 104 81 77
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 141 155 134 147 111 119
Female, White, Not Hispanic 136 148 129 142 101 111
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 65 65 54 55 38 39
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 57 59 48 49 34 38
Male, Hispanic 82 79 76 72 62 53
Female, Hispanic 69 75 62 66 47 49
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Table 2.77D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.42 0.45 0.43 0.47 0.42 0.45
GENDER            
Male 0.53 0.59 0.56 0.59 0.53 0.56
Female 0.58 0.61 0.58 0.63 0.56 0.59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.50 0.47 0.53 0.46 0.50
White 0.50 0.53 0.52 0.56 0.52 0.56
Black or African American 0.97 1.07 0.92 1.00 0.78 0.89
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.32 4.45 3.51 4.73 3.49 5.42
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.83 2.20 2.86 2.07 2.63 1.83
Two or More Races 3.18 2.81 2.98 2.80 2.85 2.41
Hispanic or Latino 0.98 1.01 1.01 0.98 0.96 0.89
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.65 0.71 0.68 0.72 0.67 0.71
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.68 0.73 0.71 0.76 0.70 0.73
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.35 1.46 1.33 1.42 1.09 1.17
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.41 1.47 1.29 1.37 1.09 1.23
Male, Hispanic 1.38 1.32 1.48 1.28 1.45 1.20
Female, Hispanic 1.40 1.50 1.34 1.45 1.23 1.24
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Table 2.77P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1082   0.1063   0.4156  
GENDER            
Male 0.1920   0.2447   0.3113  
Female 0.2914   0.2157   0.8769  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1928   0.1272   0.5162  
White 0.3810   0.2138   0.6057  
Black or African American 0.5686   0.5459   0.8221  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1235   0.8165   0.6403  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0906   0.0527   0.3717  
Two or More Races 0.7829   0.9056   0.7412  
Hispanic or Latino 0.3219   0.6039   0.6306  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.6279   0.3844   0.6149  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.4278   0.3295   0.7902  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.8972   0.9402   0.3376  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.5035   0.4252   0.5114  
Male, Hispanic 0.2640   0.6497   0.6368  
Female, Hispanic 0.7922   0.8102   0.8794  
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Table 2.78C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 1,899 2,047 1,631 1,781 1,448 1,550
GENDER            
Male 1,263 1,313 1,070 1,157 986 1,038
Female 1,135 1,253 983 1,078 851 927
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,808 1,909 1,556 1,643 1,377 1,429
White 1,676 1,828 1,462 1,563 1,284 1,360
Black or African American 630 720 498 541 417 449
American Indian or Alaska Native * 128 * * * 92
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 408 337 340 304 259 243
Two or More Races 149 154 140 130 125 107
Hispanic or Latino 629 677 522 567 435 498
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,054 1,143 910 989 845 898
Female, White, Not Hispanic 1,032 1,077 896 936 773 809
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 400 436 328 339 308 299
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 415 468 321 355 239 273
Male, Hispanic 474 450 426 400 370 359
Female, Hispanic 361 418 287 346 234 292
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Table 2.78D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.30 0.33 0.43 0.45 0.45 0.48
GENDER            
Male 0.31 0.36 0.56 0.58 0.59 0.65
Female 0.47 0.50 0.57 0.61 0.59 0.61
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.31 0.32 0.46 0.47 0.48 0.50
White 0.28 0.30 0.47 0.50 0.52 0.54
Black or African American 1.02 1.03 1.33 1.40 1.31 1.32
American Indian or Alaska Native * 3.53 * * * 5.90
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.24 2.31 2.61 2.39 2.30 2.16
Two or More Races 3.71 2.36 4.01 3.72 4.17 3.89
Hispanic or Latino 1.04 1.19 1.16 1.22 1.18 1.28
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.29 0.33 0.62 0.63 0.67 0.73
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.45 0.47 0.62 0.69 0.67 0.70
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.12 1.33 1.99 2.04 2.00 2.03
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.51 1.52 1.75 1.76 1.55 1.56
Male, Hispanic 1.18 1.36 1.65 1.69 1.76 1.79
Female, Hispanic 1.60 1.92 1.55 1.85 1.48 1.80
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Table 2.78P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5509   0.7676   0.5921  
GENDER            
Male 0.3491   0.8314   0.6937  
Female 0.8869   0.8096   0.2455  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.7179   0.8972   0.6183  
White 0.5408   0.7431   0.5220  
Black or African American 0.5389   0.6942   0.6118  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0797   0.3234   0.9926  
Two or More Races 0.2234   0.9918   0.7804  
Hispanic or Latino 0.6082   0.6766   0.7267  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.2358   0.9501   0.8475  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.1245   0.6808   0.2523  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.9549   0.5980   0.1147  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4059   0.9235   0.4756  
Male, Hispanic 0.9657   0.6765   0.7792  
Female, Hispanic 0.5060   0.8443   0.8658  
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Table 2.79C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 208 230 163 181 93 92
GENDER            
Male 138 141 117 122 73 72
Female 125 140 92 103 46 49
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 194 211 151 167 84 87
White 169 187 137 154 81 81
Black or African American 53 60 32 38 12 16
American Indian or Alaska Native 12 16 10 * 3 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 3
Asian 53 34 34 23 7 11
Two or More Races 18 17 16 13 10 8
Hispanic or Latino 81 77 62 64 36 30
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 111 119 96 104 60 65
Female, White, Not Hispanic 101 111 78 86 42 41
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 38 39 26 29 11 15
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 34 38 20 21 6 5
Male, Hispanic 62 53 49 47 33 25
Female, Hispanic 47 49 34 36 16 15
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Table 2.79D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.42 0.45 0.36 0.39 0.23 0.22
GENDER            
Male 0.53 0.56 0.49 0.51 0.35 0.34
Female 0.56 0.59 0.45 0.48 0.24 0.25
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.50 0.40 0.43 0.25 0.25
White 0.52 0.56 0.47 0.51 0.32 0.31
Black or African American 0.78 0.89 0.53 0.60 0.21 0.28
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.49 5.42 3.50 * 1.20 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 2.49
Asian 2.63 1.83 1.83 1.35 0.44 0.67
Two or More Races 2.85 2.41 2.46 2.01 1.76 1.33
Hispanic or Latino 0.96 0.89 0.80 0.80 0.52 0.40
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.67 0.71 0.63 0.67 0.46 0.47
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.70 0.73 0.60 0.63 0.36 0.34
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.09 1.17 0.81 0.93 0.36 0.51
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.09 1.23 0.71 0.70 0.23 0.17
Male, Hispanic 1.45 1.20 1.23 1.13 0.90 0.66
Female, Hispanic 1.23 1.24 0.97 0.99 0.48 0.44
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Table 2.79P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4156   0.5202   0.5658  
GENDER            
Male 0.3113   0.7624   0.7315  
Female 0.8769   0.5263   0.6541  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5162   0.4316   0.8726  
White 0.6057   0.6280   0.6100  
Black or African American 0.8221   0.7077   0.5007  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6403   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.3717   0.3510   0.4043  
Two or More Races 0.7412   0.1763   0.5445  
Hispanic or Latino 0.6306   0.8244   0.3329  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.6149   0.8845   0.8766  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.7902   0.5320   0.4754  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3376   1.0000   0.1689  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.5114   0.5935   0.1541  
Male, Hispanic 0.6368   0.8875   0.3704  
Female, Hispanic 0.8794   0.5291   0.8364  
80402
Table 2.80C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 1,448 1,550 805 853 418 438
GENDER            
Male 986 1,038 666 681 369 388
Female 851 927 389 412 157 167
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,377 1,429 744 777 384 403
White 1,284 1,360 697 734 355 381
Black or African American 417 449 269 272 128 111
American Indian or Alaska Native * 92 * 53 25 36
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 37 * 27 *
Asian 259 243 131 130 57 56
Two or More Races 125 107 78 65 29 39
Hispanic or Latino 435 498 315 325 160 147
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 845 898 557 581 307 343
Female, White, Not Hispanic 773 809 334 348 141 134
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 308 299 217 229 121 93
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 239 273 130 132 44 57
Male, Hispanic 370 359 296 262 156 117
Female, Hispanic 234 292 121 155 36 79
80402
Table 2.80D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.45 0.48 0.35 0.35 0.20 0.20
GENDER            
Male 0.59 0.65 0.55 0.57 0.35 0.36
Female 0.59 0.61 0.35 0.35 0.15 0.15
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.48 0.50 0.37 0.37 0.21 0.21
White 0.52 0.54 0.41 0.43 0.24 0.25
Black or African American 1.31 1.32 1.05 0.98 0.54 0.46
American Indian or Alaska Native * 5.90 * 4.57 2.60 3.23
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 5.16 * 3.56 *
Asian 2.30 2.16 1.43 1.36 0.66 0.62
Two or More Races 4.17 3.89 3.37 2.90 1.41 1.79
Hispanic or Latino 1.18 1.28 1.00 0.99 0.58 0.52
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.67 0.73 0.64 0.68 0.41 0.45
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.67 0.70 0.42 0.43 0.19 0.18
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 2.00 2.03 1.81 1.78 1.13 0.88
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.55 1.56 0.98 0.97 0.33 0.44
Male, Hispanic 1.76 1.79 1.66 1.59 1.07 0.82
Female, Hispanic 1.48 1.80 0.89 1.08 0.27 0.58
80402
Table 2.80P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5921   0.3885   0.9968  
GENDER            
Male 0.6937   0.4765   0.9099  
Female 0.2455   0.5705   0.8241  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6183   0.2634   0.9436  
White 0.5220   0.2676   0.7336  
Black or African American 0.6118   0.9788   0.3906  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   0.5811  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9926   0.5307   0.9202  
Two or More Races 0.7804   0.6839   0.4439  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7267   0.6415   0.8867  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.8475   0.2052   0.5442  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.2523   0.7803   0.6344  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.1147   0.7927   0.0801  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4756   0.7572   0.1639  
Male, Hispanic 0.7792   0.3307   0.4724  
Female, Hispanic 0.8658   0.5250   0.2284  
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Table 2.81C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 282 312 259 293 208 231
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 110 126 103 121 82 95
New England 46 65 44 62 35 56
Middle Atlantic 100 108 94 104 75 77
Midwest 123 117 116 109 90 88
East North Central 103 91 98 85 75 67
West North Central 66 84 63 75 51 62
South 172 198 157 183 123 139
South Atlantic 140 165 129 154 103 119
East South Central 59 53 54 47 41 33
West South Central 85 98 74 86 57 66
West 149 163 139 149 113 118
Mountain 62 60 56 56 46 44
Pacific 135 150 128 137 104 109
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 223 239 203 220 159 165
Small Metro 160 173 148 161 118 132
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 124 139 115 129 90 104
< 250K Pop. 104 107 96 98 78 80
Nonmetro 128 136 116 123 87 95
Urbanized 92 100 83 89 60 67
Less Urbanized 95 92 85 85 62 66
Completely Rural 42 46 36 35 27 24
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Table 2.81D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.42 0.45 0.43 0.47 0.42 0.46
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.90 0.98 0.92 1.03 0.93 1.00
New England 1.76 1.79 1.84 1.88 1.83 2.17
Middle Atlantic 1.05 1.17 1.07 1.23 1.09 1.10
Midwest 0.77 0.77 0.79 0.77 0.80 0.77
East North Central 0.90 0.85 0.95 0.86 0.93 0.85
West North Central 1.56 1.73 1.49 1.65 1.54 1.68
South 0.73 0.77 0.76 0.81 0.70 0.75
South Atlantic 1.16 1.22 1.18 1.31 1.11 1.25
East South Central 1.58 1.52 1.61 1.50 1.46 1.16
West South Central 1.14 1.24 1.20 1.24 1.09 1.15
West 1.00 1.06 1.01 1.07 0.95 0.99
Mountain 1.38 1.47 1.38 1.50 1.35 1.33
Pacific 1.29 1.37 1.31 1.36 1.24 1.27
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.62 0.64 0.63 0.67 0.59 0.62
Small Metro 0.79 0.82 0.82 0.82 0.80 0.81
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.00 1.07 1.01 1.04 0.96 1.00
< 250K Pop. 1.23 1.15 1.31 1.26 1.38 1.38
Nonmetro 0.88 1.09 0.91 1.11 0.88 1.03
Urbanized 1.47 1.79 1.46 1.83 1.37 1.62
Less Urbanized 1.29 1.40 1.35 1.48 1.25 1.52
Completely Rural 2.41 3.67 2.53 2.74 2.65 2.48
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Table 2.81P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1180   0.1133   0.4628  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.0227   0.0332   0.8024  
New England 0.8487   0.8789   0.2205  
Middle Atlantic 0.0125   0.0192   0.2916  
Midwest 0.6593   0.4217   0.6040  
East North Central 0.8014   0.6518   0.7105  
West North Central 0.2758   0.0340   0.1308  
South 0.9821   0.7972   0.9048  
South Atlantic 0.5248   0.8232   0.6586  
East South Central 0.4990   0.4035   0.1399  
West South Central 0.6421   0.8102   0.9592  
West 0.4288   0.6406   0.4970  
Mountain 0.0483   0.2014   0.1051  
Pacific 0.9820   0.9272   0.9861  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0606   0.0728   0.2379  
Small Metro 0.8937   0.9884   0.7444  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8035   0.9606   0.8316  
< 250K Pop. 0.8973   0.9402   0.7805  
Nonmetro 0.6666   0.6819   0.9975  
Urbanized 0.8894   0.8549   0.6428  
Less Urbanized 0.5804   0.9946   0.9523  
Completely Rural 0.6061   0.1693   0.2896  
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Table 2.82C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 1,902 2,053 1,632 1,784 1,448 1,553
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 797 885 725 776 645 680
New England 407 437 379 386 311 355
Middle Atlantic 688 774 619 678 567 584
Midwest 795 802 670 697 589 599
East North Central 664 663 565 557 484 483
West North Central 418 425 356 387 326 348
South 1,239 1,333 1,068 1,139 950 961
South Atlantic 946 1,064 828 893 746 762
East South Central 391 391 322 327 256 276
West South Central 650 706 567 605 493 489
West 939 1,057 811 902 738 815
Mountain 389 466 345 398 335 363
Pacific 863 955 739 810 654 729
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,596 1,673 1,402 1,449 1,208 1,269
Small Metro 1,103 1,278 913 1,058 765 895
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 863 1,067 742 879 627 754
< 250K Pop. 730 770 565 632 470 523
Nonmetro 876 832 682 623 586 523
Urbanized 558 573 425 448 348 360
Less Urbanized 697 620 539 470 460 394
Completely Rural 378 379 295 264 249 227
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Table 2.82D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.30 0.33 0.43 0.45 0.45 0.48
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.63 0.75 0.88 0.94 0.98 1.05
New England 0.84 1.14 1.52 1.67 1.75 1.85
Middle Atlantic 0.80 0.92 1.06 1.12 1.18 1.25
Midwest 0.46 0.47 0.71 0.76 0.78 0.80
East North Central 0.54 0.53 0.81 0.89 0.87 0.95
West North Central 0.88 0.89 1.43 1.38 1.58 1.46
South 0.54 0.59 0.79 0.83 0.85 0.81
South Atlantic 0.72 0.81 1.15 1.19 1.24 1.21
East South Central 1.36 1.26 1.70 1.66 1.61 1.65
West South Central 0.98 1.07 1.31 1.44 1.35 1.29
West 0.71 0.75 0.95 0.92 1.02 1.03
Mountain 0.91 1.05 1.40 1.32 1.56 1.37
Pacific 0.93 0.99 1.21 1.19 1.28 1.36
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.42 0.46 0.59 0.61 0.62 0.68
Small Metro 0.52 0.55 0.78 0.75 0.83 0.77
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.61 0.65 0.86 0.90 0.92 0.93
< 250K Pop. 1.00 1.00 1.51 1.35 1.59 1.33
Nonmetro 0.73 0.71 0.99 1.00 0.99 0.98
Urbanized 1.09 1.01 1.59 1.72 1.55 1.62
Less Urbanized 1.13 1.08 1.48 1.37 1.48 1.43
Completely Rural 2.19 2.59 2.96 3.34 3.18 3.11
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Table 2.82P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4943   0.8016   0.5755  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7212   0.3663   0.9338  
New England 0.5382   0.4214   0.5872  
Middle Atlantic 0.8729   0.5321   0.7050  
Midwest 0.0949   0.1745   0.1827  
East North Central 0.0703   0.3229   0.3913  
West North Central 0.6815   0.3154   0.2585  
South 0.4548   0.4469   0.8439  
South Atlantic 0.4406   0.4826   0.1915  
East South Central 0.2017   0.2423   0.4772  
West South Central 0.1767   0.1240   0.0687  
West 0.2434   0.7734   0.6359  
Mountain 0.3847   0.7008   0.2924  
Pacific 0.3804   0.8770   0.9491  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8627   0.9481   0.7989  
Small Metro 0.7510   0.8050   0.2461  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7605   0.5226   0.8302  
< 250K Pop. 0.9082   0.2618   0.1276  
Nonmetro 0.2717   0.3401   0.4467  
Urbanized 0.4131   0.4093   0.1753  
Less Urbanized 0.1189   0.1374   0.0732  
Completely Rural 0.1231   0.1661   0.3062  
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Table 2.83C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 208 231 163 182 93 93
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 82 95 64 76 36 40
New England 35 56 31 45 18 27
Middle Atlantic 75 77 56 61 31 29
Midwest 90 88 74 70 43 36
East North Central 75 67 63 55 37 30
West North Central 51 62 41 48 22 23
South 123 139 98 109 54 49
South Atlantic 103 119 82 91 45 40
East South Central 41 33 31 29 19 13
West South Central 57 66 44 54 24 24
West 113 118 85 95 51 57
Mountain 46 44 36 32 19 17
Pacific 104 109 77 89 47 54
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 159 165 122 133 66 66
Small Metro 118 132 94 102 55 54
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 90 104 73 83 41 46
< 250K Pop. 78 80 62 59 37 29
Nonmetro 87 95 66 76 38 36
Urbanized 60 67 46 52 24 25
Less Urbanized 62 66 46 54 24 25
Completely Rural 27 24 21 19 10 13
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Table 2.83D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.42 0.46 0.36 0.39 0.23 0.22
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.93 1.00 0.80 0.90 0.51 0.53
New England 1.83 2.17 1.65 1.94 0.99 1.35
Middle Atlantic 1.09 1.10 0.93 0.99 0.59 0.52
Midwest 0.80 0.77 0.72 0.65 0.46 0.38
East North Central 0.93 0.85 0.87 0.74 0.56 0.46
West North Central 1.54 1.68 1.32 1.38 0.77 0.78
South 0.70 0.75 0.60 0.65 0.37 0.33
South Atlantic 1.11 1.25 0.95 1.05 0.57 0.52
East South Central 1.46 1.16 1.19 1.17 0.78 0.57
West South Central 1.09 1.15 0.93 1.00 0.54 0.49
West 0.95 0.99 0.82 0.88 0.54 0.57
Mountain 1.35 1.33 1.15 1.00 0.69 0.61
Pacific 1.24 1.27 1.06 1.17 0.71 0.76
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.59 0.62 0.51 0.54 0.31 0.30
Small Metro 0.80 0.81 0.69 0.72 0.44 0.42
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.96 1.00 0.84 0.91 0.51 0.53
< 250K Pop. 1.38 1.38 1.20 1.13 0.83 0.68
Nonmetro 0.88 1.03 0.74 0.89 0.50 0.50
Urbanized 1.37 1.62 1.24 1.33 0.78 0.78
Less Urbanized 1.25 1.52 1.02 1.34 0.65 0.71
Completely Rural 2.65 2.48 2.14 2.30 1.31 1.90
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Table 2.83P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4628   0.5914   0.6082  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8024   0.5616   0.8022  
New England 0.2205   0.4511   0.1086  
Middle Atlantic 0.2916   0.2455   0.3878  
Midwest 0.6040   0.9286   0.5872  
East North Central 0.7105   0.5787   0.6171  
West North Central 0.1308   0.3037   0.8264  
South 0.9048   0.7989   0.0945  
South Atlantic 0.6586   0.9338   0.1516  
East South Central 0.1399   0.4861   0.0384  
West South Central 0.9592   0.4480   0.7049  
West 0.4970   0.4469   0.9109  
Mountain 0.1051   0.0989   0.4261  
Pacific 0.9861   0.9035   0.6442  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2379   0.4474   0.5935  
Small Metro 0.7444   0.9407   0.7783  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8316   0.7263   0.9943  
< 250K Pop. 0.7805   0.5763   0.6629  
Nonmetro 0.9975   0.8061   0.8924  
Urbanized 0.6428   0.5674   0.9550  
Less Urbanized 0.9523   0.7795   0.9871  
Completely Rural 0.2896   0.1722   0.9104  
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Table 2.84C (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 1,448 1,553 805 856 417 438
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 645 680 336 361 175 172
New England 311 355 165 185 78 87
Middle Atlantic 567 584 294 310 158 148
Midwest 589 599 346 367 194 178
East North Central 484 483 283 284 144 152
West North Central 326 348 200 220 131 95
South 950 961 520 532 237 273
South Atlantic 746 762 401 429 190 216
East South Central 256 276 158 154 82 84
West South Central 493 489 284 285 148 135
West 738 815 411 436 213 228
Mountain 335 363 190 204 95 132
Pacific 654 729 361 381 190 185
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,208 1,269 681 653 329 331
Small Metro 765 895 404 495 211 250
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 627 754 330 415 176 220
< 250K Pop. 470 523 253 280 126 124
Nonmetro 586 523 332 335 172 159
Urbanized 348 360 173 246 91 125
Less Urbanized 460 394 280 237 138 98
Completely Rural 249 227 129 118 57 31
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Table 2.84D (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.45 0.48 0.35 0.36 0.20 0.20
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.98 1.05 0.75 0.79 0.43 0.43
New England 1.75 1.85 1.25 1.48 0.75 0.84
Middle Atlantic 1.18 1.25 0.91 0.93 0.52 0.50
Midwest 0.78 0.80 0.66 0.69 0.40 0.37
East North Central 0.87 0.95 0.76 0.77 0.42 0.45
West North Central 1.58 1.46 1.26 1.30 0.91 0.64
South 0.85 0.81 0.62 0.59 0.32 0.34
South Atlantic 1.24 1.21 0.90 0.87 0.48 0.50
East South Central 1.61 1.65 1.23 1.10 0.67 0.66
West South Central 1.35 1.29 1.10 1.06 0.63 0.56
West 1.02 1.03 0.77 0.78 0.43 0.45
Mountain 1.56 1.37 1.18 1.16 0.66 0.84
Pacific 1.28 1.36 0.97 0.99 0.54 0.53
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.62 0.68 0.51 0.50 0.28 0.29
Small Metro 0.83 0.77 0.61 0.62 0.35 0.36
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.92 0.93 0.73 0.72 0.44 0.46
< 250K Pop. 1.59 1.33 1.11 1.11 0.60 0.56
Nonmetro 0.99 0.98 0.76 0.79 0.45 0.42
Urbanized 1.55 1.62 1.08 1.24 0.62 0.77
Less Urbanized 1.48 1.43 1.13 1.14 0.67 0.55
Completely Rural 3.18 3.11 2.63 2.23 1.36 0.73
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Table 2.84P (REVISED) – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5755   0.4150   0.9948  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9338   0.6677   0.0830  
New England 0.5872   0.6913   0.3890  
Middle Atlantic 0.7050   0.7821   0.1346  
Midwest 0.1827   0.2896   0.9649  
East North Central 0.3913   0.6289   0.6052  
West North Central 0.2585   0.2444   0.4297  
South 0.8439   0.6494   0.6645  
South Atlantic 0.1915   0.2187   0.2772  
East South Central 0.4772   0.9024   0.1314  
West South Central 0.0687   0.3236   0.1062  
West 0.6359   0.5898   0.3988  
Mountain 0.2924   0.4500   0.3523  
Pacific 0.9491   0.8303   0.6690  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7989   0.9619   0.6063  
Small Metro 0.2461   0.3552   0.3946  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8302   0.6180   0.2247  
< 250K Pop. 0.1276   0.3889   0.7054  
Nonmetro 0.4467   0.3121   0.8728  
Urbanized 0.1753   0.0045   0.0294  
Less Urbanized 0.0732   0.6955   0.2049  
Completely Rural 0.3062   0.2410   0.0189  

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