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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 87 78 68 56 37 30
GENDER            
Male 61 52 51 40 28 23
Female 61 56 45 42 23 20
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 78 67 61 50 34 27
White 78 71 60 53 30 27
Black or African American 31 29 20 17 7 4
American Indian or Alaska Native * 7 * * * 1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 19 11 17 6 8 *
Two or More Races 6 11 4 9 2 3
Hispanic or Latino 37 39 29 28 14 15
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 54 45 44 35 23 19
Female, White, Not Hispanic 53 49 38 38 18 18
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 21 20 17 13 6 4
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 21 19 11 10 3 2
Male, Hispanic 27 30 22 22 12 12
Female, Hispanic 31 30 21 22 7 8
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.34 0.31 0.27 0.23 0.15 0.12
GENDER            
Male 0.47 0.41 0.39 0.32 0.22 0.18
Female 0.49 0.46 0.37 0.34 0.18 0.16
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.38 0.33 0.30 0.25 0.16 0.13
White 0.43 0.41 0.36 0.32 0.20 0.18
Black or African American 0.74 0.68 0.52 0.42 0.18 0.11
American Indian or Alaska Native * 4.57 * * * 0.48
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.68 1.11 1.55 0.62 0.81 *
Two or More Races 1.51 1.90 0.97 1.63 0.49 0.57
Hispanic or Latino 0.80 0.82 0.62 0.60 0.31 0.31
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.61 0.53 0.52 0.43 0.30 0.25
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.62 0.60 0.48 0.48 0.24 0.24
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.03 0.96 0.86 0.64 0.31 0.20
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.03 0.91 0.58 0.54 0.18 0.12
Male, Hispanic 1.05 1.13 0.91 0.85 0.52 0.51
Female, Hispanic 1.23 1.17 0.87 0.90 0.31 0.34
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.0037   0.0090   0.0501  
GENDER            
Male 0.0099   0.0009   0.0563  
Female 0.1191   0.8722   0.4249  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0020   0.0092   0.0119  
White 0.0016   0.0213   0.0377  
Black or African American 0.9930   0.6824   0.7158  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.2119   0.0561   *  
Two or More Races 0.6541   0.1936   0.7694  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7628   0.6124   0.4585  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.0019   0.0010   0.0115  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.1452   0.9144   0.7632  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.9315   0.6600   0.8302  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.9124   0.9293   0.2728  
Male, Hispanic 0.6464   0.6918   0.4275  
Female, Hispanic 0.3979   0.7539   0.8867  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 170 162 170 166 115 122
GENDER            
Male 110 109 115 117 94 94
Female 114 106 109 101 59 62
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 145 143 152 152 104 113
White 282 277 236 223 125 132
Black or African American 108 102 69 66 29 34
American Indian or Alaska Native * 13 * 11 * 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 5 *
Asian 58 58 36 40 15 17
Two or More Races 24 23 20 17 12 9
Hispanic or Latino 73 72 71 69 45 40
EDUCATION            
< High School 95 90 83 77 46 38
High School Graduate 151 152 127 121 66 65
Some College 216 207 165 161 86 95
College Graduate 127 137 94 101 49 54
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 203 206 168 160 88 88
Part-Time 160 149 120 117 63 66
Unemployed 61 70 52 60 32 33
Other1 135 124 108 95 56 53
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.52 0.49 0.52 0.50 0.35 0.37
GENDER            
Male 0.67 0.66 0.70 0.71 0.57 0.57
Female 0.70 0.65 0.67 0.62 0.36 0.38
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.54 0.53 0.57 0.56 0.39 0.42
White 0.59 0.57 0.64 0.62 0.46 0.51
Black or African American 1.27 1.26 1.10 1.08 0.60 0.67
American Indian or Alaska Native * 5.28 * 5.24 * 2.06
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 3.47 *
Asian 2.44 2.44 2.19 2.30 1.06 1.10
Two or More Races 3.31 2.89 3.44 3.26 2.54 1.97
Hispanic or Latino 1.26 1.24 1.23 1.18 0.78 0.69
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.07 1.11 1.03 1.04 0.69 0.58
High School Graduate 0.80 0.77 0.81 0.75 0.52 0.50
Some College 0.86 0.78 0.91 0.86 0.62 0.71
College Graduate 1.08 1.01 1.25 1.38 0.95 0.96
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.65 0.66 0.69 0.69 0.49 0.51
Part-Time 0.93 0.90 0.92 0.89 0.63 0.66
Unemployed 1.65 1.42 1.56 1.44 1.10 0.96
Other1 1.22 1.15 1.15 1.07 0.76 0.71
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.9543   0.2659   0.5795  
GENDER            
Male 0.3096   0.1428   0.9699  
Female 0.3447   0.9303   0.3426  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.7323   0.1689   0.8445  
White 0.8195   0.1833   0.5751  
Black or African American 0.6442   0.3490   0.0499  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6273   0.3031   0.9511  
Two or More Races 0.6937   0.1659   0.4614  
Hispanic or Latino 0.6305   0.7928   0.3251  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.7625   0.5240   0.5519  
High School Graduate 0.8590   0.4718   0.5427  
Some College 0.1610   0.3518   0.2667  
College Graduate 0.0982   0.9739   0.9649  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.3246   0.5728   0.7303  
Part-Time 0.3052   0.2491   0.2206  
Unemployed 0.2787   0.4956   0.4909  
Other1 0.5514   0.4883   0.3698  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 985 955 712 700 403 389
GENDER            
Male 641 615 562 564 356 339
Female 657 653 364 380 157 182
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 899 876 653 645 374 355
White 1,334 1,395 694 693 365 349
Black or African American 419 420 257 284 108 152
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 51 38 35 13
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 240 276 129 128 59 52
Two or More Races 105 138 63 66 38 41
Hispanic or Latino 347 346 265 294 138 158
EDUCATION            
< High School 418 433 304 322 162 150
High School Graduate 664 688 442 415 225 247
Some College 681 716 376 418 202 199
College Graduate 935 1,008 418 433 206 195
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,065 1,150 625 686 338 323
Part-Time 434 478 244 277 138 135
Unemployed 181 222 109 146 68 96
Other1 685 755 376 334 173 183
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.52 0.50 0.37 0.36 0.21 0.20
GENDER            
Male 0.70 0.67 0.62 0.61 0.39 0.37
Female 0.66 0.65 0.37 0.38 0.16 0.18
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.54 0.52 0.39 0.39 0.23 0.21
White 0.58 0.58 0.45 0.44 0.26 0.25
Black or African American 1.45 1.37 1.09 1.13 0.51 0.69
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 4.89 4.72 3.50 1.72
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.37 2.49 1.49 1.47 0.72 0.62
Two or More Races 4.31 4.41 3.15 3.21 1.97 2.01
Hispanic or Latino 1.46 1.41 1.11 1.20 0.58 0.64
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.15 1.21 0.94 0.96 0.53 0.51
High School Graduate 0.86 0.82 0.69 0.65 0.38 0.41
Some College 0.94 0.94 0.71 0.77 0.42 0.42
College Graduate 0.82 0.83 0.65 0.63 0.36 0.33
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.61 0.61 0.51 0.52 0.31 0.29
Part-Time 1.43 1.45 1.02 1.15 0.62 0.61
Unemployed 2.70 2.78 2.24 2.25 1.46 1.55
Other1 0.91 0.94 0.61 0.54 0.29 0.32
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.3287   0.7828   0.5887  
GENDER            
Male 0.0851   0.7604   0.9257  
Female 0.7985   0.9778   0.2874  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4060   0.5823   0.7386  
White 0.8037   0.3762   0.8477  
Black or African American 0.0867   0.3819   0.0567  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   0.7216   0.1564  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.4472   0.9927   0.8986  
Two or More Races 0.9254   0.9772   0.7253  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4674   0.0467   0.5094  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.8990   0.7403   0.8652  
High School Graduate 0.4714   0.6960   0.5392  
Some College 0.1145   0.5613   0.5110  
College Graduate 0.4817   0.5021   0.7302  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.8556   0.6962   0.8930  
Part-Time 0.3650   0.5635   0.8024  
Unemployed 0.3703   0.6291   0.6715  
Other1 0.3587   0.2275   0.5924  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 1,010 974 763 734 426 412
GENDER            
Male 658 626 585 587 374 357
Female 671 664 391 397 169 192
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 920 889 703 679 394 376
White 1,384 1,455 762 748 394 372
Black or African American 464 451 277 301 111 153
American Indian or Alaska Native 92 83 54 38 36 13
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 11
Asian 244 284 130 137 57 54
Two or More Races 108 139 66 68 40 42
Hispanic or Latino 354 357 276 302 144 163
EDUCATION            
< High School 431 446 318 332 168 154
High School Graduate 693 702 466 429 234 252
Some College 726 761 424 454 223 227
College Graduate 946 1,028 435 453 212 205
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,106 1,196 672 717 356 335
Part-Time 466 503 274 298 153 151
Unemployed 190 234 120 158 74 102
Other1 695 762 395 347 182 188
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.45 0.43 0.34 0.33 0.19 0.18
GENDER            
Male 0.61 0.58 0.54 0.54 0.35 0.33
Female 0.58 0.57 0.34 0.34 0.15 0.16
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.48 0.46 0.36 0.35 0.20 0.19
White 0.51 0.51 0.42 0.40 0.24 0.23
Black or African American 1.23 1.15 0.92 0.96 0.43 0.57
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.60 5.50 4.32 3.99 3.04 1.46
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 1.36
Asian 2.06 2.17 1.29 1.33 0.59 0.55
Two or More Races 3.56 3.69 2.69 2.80 1.67 1.72
Hispanic or Latino 1.20 1.18 0.93 1.00 0.49 0.54
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.97 1.03 0.81 0.81 0.45 0.43
High School Graduate 0.74 0.70 0.60 0.56 0.32 0.35
Some College 0.79 0.78 0.64 0.65 0.37 0.38
College Graduate 0.77 0.77 0.63 0.61 0.34 0.32
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.54 0.54 0.46 0.47 0.28 0.26
Part-Time 1.07 1.07 0.81 0.86 0.49 0.48
Unemployed 1.82 1.89 1.56 1.59 1.00 1.07
Other1 0.83 0.85 0.58 0.50 0.27 0.29
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.3476   1.0000   0.7287  
GENDER            
Male 0.1290   0.9954   0.9508  
Female 0.9175   0.9916   0.5029  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4456   0.4125   0.7938  
White 0.7838   0.2672   0.7363  
Black or African American 0.1132   0.2867   0.0199  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9192   0.5962   0.0872  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.5041   0.7919   0.9178  
Two or More Races 0.9293   0.6886   0.9297  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4284   0.0530   0.7446  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.8768   0.8871   0.9968  
High School Graduate 0.4888   0.7934   0.4399  
Some College 0.2164   0.7741   0.8331  
College Graduate 0.5926   0.5229   0.7468  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.7659   0.8566   0.8995  
Part-Time 0.5362   0.8852   0.4775  
Unemployed 0.5895   0.6001   0.5686  
Other1 0.3977   0.1987   0.7387  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 856 859 876 923 844 871
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 359 391 337 370 330 349
New England 175 174 160 174 145 164
Middle Atlantic 312 350 294 328 296 309
Midwest 287 315 367 369 352 351
East North Central 245 260 297 306 281 289
West North Central 152 181 206 199 203 196
South 542 506 564 570 532 546
South Atlantic 422 381 431 426 420 415
East South Central 163 178 197 230 190 217
West South Central 286 261 290 289 268 273
West 468 501 437 469 407 420
Mountain 200 181 222 202 215 195
Pacific 423 470 377 423 347 372
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,487 1,541 871 888 783 797
Small Metro 1,167 1,178 666 635 597 567
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 992 1,029 588 511 534 463
< 250K Pop. 702 725 380 413 338 358
Nonmetro 841 885 504 547 470 500
Urbanized 577 634 350 356 317 331
Less Urbanized 649 619 377 397 352 355
Completely Rural 358 327 209 191 190 179
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.35 0.34 0.35 0.37 0.34 0.35
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.78 0.85 0.73 0.80 0.72 0.76
New England 1.45 1.44 1.33 1.44 1.20 1.36
Middle Atlantic 0.92 1.03 0.87 0.96 0.87 0.91
Midwest 0.52 0.57 0.67 0.67 0.64 0.64
East North Central 0.64 0.68 0.78 0.80 0.73 0.75
West North Central 0.92 1.09 1.25 1.20 1.23 1.18
South 0.60 0.56 0.63 0.63 0.59 0.60
South Atlantic 0.89 0.79 0.91 0.89 0.88 0.87
East South Central 1.11 1.19 1.34 1.55 1.29 1.46
West South Central 1.03 0.93 1.05 1.03 0.97 0.97
West 0.82 0.87 0.76 0.81 0.71 0.73
Mountain 1.16 1.03 1.29 1.15 1.24 1.11
Pacific 1.06 1.17 0.94 1.05 0.87 0.92
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.50 0.51 0.50 0.51 0.48 0.48
Small Metro 0.62 0.58 0.63 0.68 0.59 0.63
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.77 0.75 0.78 0.77 0.74 0.72
< 250K Pop. 1.03 0.95 1.13 1.25 1.05 1.11
Nonmetro 0.69 0.67 0.79 0.83 0.78 0.82
Urbanized 1.01 0.99 1.13 1.27 1.14 1.33
Less Urbanized 0.96 1.03 1.27 1.21 1.22 1.13
Completely Rural 2.41 2.37 2.58 2.35 2.38 2.23
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.8623   0.3595   0.5597  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8057   0.6881   0.9845  
New England 0.6551   0.9584   0.8611  
Middle Atlantic 0.9673   0.6245   0.9449  
Midwest 0.3483   0.1496   0.1065  
East North Central 0.7374   0.9245   0.5012  
West North Central 0.2501   0.0100   0.0599  
South 0.8098   0.6699   0.7805  
South Atlantic 0.9679   0.2635   0.4462  
East South Central 0.9205   0.2206   0.1261  
West South Central 0.5683   0.9382   0.5631  
West 0.3147   0.8442   0.8767  
Mountain 0.9064   0.4551   0.2416  
Pacific 0.3006   0.5106   0.5876  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.6825   0.7776   0.9964  
Small Metro 0.5935   0.0912   0.0950  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4940   0.1464   0.2043  
< 250K Pop. 0.9472   0.3573   0.2574  
Nonmetro 0.6632   0.5540   0.4540  
Urbanized 0.4003   0.4797   0.7529  
Less Urbanized 0.7470   0.2866   0.4037  
Completely Rural 0.6745   0.5517   0.2783  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 109 99 95 85 76 69
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 40 38 35 32 28 26
New England 20 17 18 16 15 11
Middle Atlantic 34 34 30 28 23 24
Midwest 42 43 38 36 32 29
East North Central 35 35 31 29 26 24
West North Central 23 26 21 22 17 18
South 68 68 61 57 51 46
South Atlantic 48 48 45 42 39 33
East South Central 26 26 21 22 17 17
West South Central 39 38 35 32 28 25
West 56 50 49 45 39 37
Mountain 26 23 24 21 19 16
Pacific 49 45 42 41 34 33
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 104 96 82 76 58 57
Small Metro 78 71 63 60 46 43
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 61 55 47 46 35 33
< 250K Pop. 50 48 41 39 29 29
Nonmetro 59 62 49 49 39 34
Urbanized 40 42 31 32 25 22
Less Urbanized 43 42 37 33 30 24
Completely Rural 18 25 14 20 10 13
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.43 0.40 0.38 0.34 0.30 0.28
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.89 0.87 0.78 0.73 0.62 0.60
New England 1.71 1.49 1.53 1.39 1.26 0.98
Middle Atlantic 1.03 1.05 0.90 0.86 0.71 0.73
Midwest 0.75 0.78 0.68 0.65 0.57 0.53
East North Central 0.88 0.90 0.80 0.76 0.67 0.62
West North Central 1.39 1.57 1.25 1.34 1.03 1.10
South 0.74 0.75 0.67 0.62 0.56 0.50
South Atlantic 1.04 1.04 0.96 0.92 0.83 0.73
East South Central 1.73 1.77 1.41 1.51 1.14 1.13
West South Central 1.31 1.27 1.15 1.06 0.93 0.84
West 0.92 0.83 0.81 0.76 0.65 0.62
Mountain 1.44 1.30 1.30 1.18 1.02 0.89
Pacific 1.15 1.07 1.00 0.98 0.81 0.80
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.56 0.55 0.49 0.47 0.38 0.40
Small Metro 0.84 0.72 0.72 0.64 0.57 0.52
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.01 0.83 0.83 0.74 0.67 0.62
< 250K Pop. 1.40 1.35 1.28 1.22 0.99 0.94
Nonmetro 0.97 1.03 0.90 0.91 0.79 0.65
Urbanized 1.38 1.70 1.26 1.40 1.15 1.00
Less Urbanized 1.37 1.34 1.32 1.25 1.19 0.97
Completely Rural 3.10 3.33 2.64 3.35 2.07 2.14
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.4598   0.1197   0.0201  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5073   0.8658   0.7919  
New England 0.7054   0.8310   0.0697  
Middle Atlantic 0.3511   0.9370   0.5079  
Midwest 0.2505   0.0331   0.3764  
East North Central 0.1812   0.0323   0.1728  
West North Central 0.9286   0.5161   0.6572  
South 0.1389   0.0341   0.0039  
South Atlantic 0.9598   0.4506   0.0837  
East South Central 0.1022   0.2180   0.0439  
West South Central 0.1286   0.0470   0.0969  
West 0.4011   0.2076   0.8854  
Mountain 0.9157   0.4486   0.3530  
Pacific 0.3838   0.3286   0.5056  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.6845   0.3903   0.3421  
Small Metro 0.5497   0.7066   0.3605  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9478   0.4842   0.5547  
< 250K Pop. 0.2319   0.0970   0.4223  
Nonmetro 0.5814   0.0601   0.0052  
Urbanized 0.3027   0.1241   0.0442  
Less Urbanized 0.3972   0.0583   0.0093  
Completely Rural 0.0158   0.1229   0.1583  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 149 158 159 165 162 153
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 65 61 71 63 72 64
New England 31 30 33 33 33 33
Middle Atlantic 56 53 62 54 63 55
Midwest 53 52 60 60 62 61
East North Central 40 43 45 50 45 51
West North Central 35 29 41 36 43 34
South 93 95 101 98 101 92
South Atlantic 64 74 69 76 70 67
East South Central 34 29 39 31 40 32
West South Central 57 52 61 55 58 56
West 89 92 84 96 88 82
Mountain 47 43 44 48 43 41
Pacific 76 81 72 83 76 70
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 267 257 215 203 182 164
Small Metro 206 205 171 165 140 129
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 163 164 135 130 111 105
< 250K Pop. 136 136 110 111 89 84
Nonmetro 143 176 115 137 95 115
Urbanized 91 150 73 112 61 91
Less Urbanized 110 99 88 85 71 76
Completely Rural 42 33 38 26 33 24
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.45 0.48 0.49 0.50 0.50 0.47
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.10 1.01 1.19 1.05 1.21 1.08
New England 2.05 1.94 2.15 2.12 2.15 2.13
Middle Atlantic 1.29 1.19 1.41 1.22 1.45 1.25
Midwest 0.73 0.71 0.83 0.83 0.85 0.84
East North Central 0.79 0.86 0.90 0.99 0.89 1.02
West North Central 1.56 1.29 1.80 1.59 1.89 1.52
South 0.80 0.81 0.86 0.83 0.86 0.78
South Atlantic 1.09 1.25 1.17 1.27 1.18 1.12
East South Central 1.80 1.57 2.07 1.68 2.16 1.73
West South Central 1.46 1.32 1.57 1.40 1.49 1.43
West 1.14 1.16 1.07 1.21 1.12 1.04
Mountain 1.98 1.82 1.87 2.01 1.84 1.75
Pacific 1.39 1.45 1.31 1.49 1.39 1.26
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.67 0.68 0.70 0.70 0.72 0.66
Small Metro 0.86 0.78 0.90 0.84 0.88 0.78
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.07 0.98 1.11 1.03 1.07 0.97
< 250K Pop. 1.37 1.22 1.47 1.45 1.47 1.37
Nonmetro 0.98 0.97 1.10 1.10 1.25 1.11
Urbanized 1.66 1.14 1.75 1.48 1.97 1.49
Less Urbanized 1.20 1.57 1.49 1.70 1.78 1.73
Completely Rural 2.41 2.83 3.92 3.37 3.94 3.45
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.9577   0.9371   0.4876  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1523   0.3035   0.6613  
New England 0.7357   0.7168   0.5827  
Middle Atlantic 0.1521   0.1613   0.4141  
Midwest 0.5818   0.9635   0.8008  
East North Central 0.1112   0.3226   0.3955  
West North Central 0.2657   0.1803   0.1529  
South 0.1482   0.3969   0.2863  
South Atlantic 0.0611   0.2362   0.3216  
East South Central 0.9800   0.8729   0.6687  
West South Central 0.8798   0.8801   0.7698  
West 0.4128   0.9641   0.5665  
Mountain 0.6093   0.5848   0.2043  
Pacific 0.5175   0.7070   0.9606  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.5100   0.5102   0.1784  
Small Metro 0.7292   0.6714   0.8697  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5543   0.7040   0.7434  
< 250K Pop. 0.7816   0.8525   0.8517  
Nonmetro 0.2491   0.3729   0.3297  
Urbanized 0.0332   0.3489   0.8472  
Less Urbanized 0.7776   0.4225   0.1397  
Completely Rural 0.4293   0.2160   0.4870  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 816 821 827 885 801 849
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 347 381 321 361 313 343
New England 171 165 153 171 137 165
Middle Atlantic 301 342 281 319 281 301
Midwest 269 292 349 351 337 337
East North Central 234 237 284 290 270 276
West North Central 140 170 195 186 192 186
South 512 478 536 543 508 524
South Atlantic 401 359 410 402 402 398
East South Central 154 171 187 220 182 208
West South Central 266 247 273 279 253 268
West 443 479 415 449 390 410
Mountain 183 173 208 195 201 185
Pacific 403 448 359 404 336 364
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,408 1,463 788 820 715 761
Small Metro 1,088 1,091 595 574 540 525
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 921 947 522 456 482 423
< 250K Pop. 650 663 340 366 307 325
Nonmetro 775 798 439 480 417 446
Urbanized 516 561 308 301 281 287
Less Urbanized 597 552 317 346 306 311
Completely Rural 318 288 176 165 164 158
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.43 0.43 0.44 0.46 0.42 0.44
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.98 1.07 0.90 1.01 0.88 0.96
New England 1.83 1.76 1.64 1.82 1.47 1.76
Middle Atlantic 1.15 1.30 1.07 1.21 1.08 1.14
Midwest 0.64 0.69 0.83 0.83 0.80 0.80
East North Central 0.80 0.80 0.97 0.98 0.92 0.94
West North Central 1.12 1.34 1.55 1.47 1.53 1.46
South 0.74 0.68 0.78 0.77 0.74 0.75
South Atlantic 1.08 0.96 1.11 1.07 1.09 1.06
East South Central 1.36 1.48 1.64 1.91 1.60 1.80
West South Central 1.29 1.17 1.32 1.32 1.22 1.27
West 1.02 1.09 0.96 1.02 0.90 0.93
Mountain 1.39 1.29 1.58 1.45 1.53 1.38
Pacific 1.33 1.47 1.19 1.32 1.11 1.19
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.63 0.64 0.62 0.64 0.59 0.61
Small Metro 0.74 0.73 0.78 0.84 0.74 0.79
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.91 0.93 0.97 0.94 0.93 0.89
< 250K Pop. 1.27 1.18 1.40 1.56 1.33 1.40
Nonmetro 0.86 0.79 0.97 1.03 0.96 1.00
Urbanized 1.28 1.16 1.45 1.60 1.42 1.66
Less Urbanized 1.17 1.22 1.51 1.46 1.50 1.35
Completely Rural 2.98 2.82 3.05 2.91 2.87 2.74
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.9540   0.4061   0.7318  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8930   0.5005   0.8876  
New England 0.6977   0.9507   0.9580  
Middle Atlantic 0.7215   0.4150   0.8487  
Midwest 0.3732   0.1818   0.0914  
East North Central 0.9778   0.7961   0.6486  
West North Central 0.1307   0.0030   0.0183  
South 0.9275   0.9416   0.4704  
South Atlantic 0.7787   0.3723   0.6285  
East South Central 0.7588   0.1383   0.0646  
West South Central 0.6873   0.8883   0.4145  
West 0.4904   0.9692   0.9332  
Mountain 0.9384   0.4587   0.3696  
Pacific 0.4383   0.6333   0.6519  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7096   0.8040   0.8563  
Small Metro 0.5147   0.0879   0.1084  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3291   0.1058   0.1924  
< 250K Pop. 0.7596   0.4546   0.3297  
Nonmetro 0.7533   0.4518   0.3656  
Urbanized 0.5128   0.5013   0.8989  
Less Urbanized 0.7931   0.1926   0.3740  
Completely Rural 0.8427   0.5941   0.3050  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 830 835 868 923 838 872
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 350 384 334 372 325 351
New England 171 173 158 176 140 167
Middle Atlantic 304 343 293 329 294 309
Midwest 276 301 365 365 349 350
East North Central 239 245 296 303 281 289
West North Central 145 175 205 195 199 192
South 524 489 558 568 527 545
South Atlantic 407 369 428 424 416 413
East South Central 163 174 197 230 191 217
West South Central 275 252 285 288 264 274
West 452 486 433 465 407 416
Mountain 189 180 218 199 212 191
Pacific 410 454 375 420 349 368
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,461 1,516 858 872 777 792
Small Metro 1,138 1,154 646 619 584 558
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 970 1,008 571 500 525 458
< 250K Pop. 679 707 366 399 328 349
Nonmetro 820 861 489 533 458 491
Urbanized 561 618 340 349 309 326
Less Urbanized 630 598 361 384 340 347
Completely Rural 346 312 201 181 185 173
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.37 0.37 0.39 0.41 0.38 0.39
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.85 0.92 0.81 0.89 0.79 0.84
New England 1.57 1.58 1.46 1.61 1.29 1.52
Middle Atlantic 1.00 1.11 0.96 1.07 0.96 1.00
Midwest 0.56 0.61 0.74 0.74 0.71 0.71
East North Central 0.70 0.71 0.86 0.88 0.82 0.84
West North Central 0.98 1.17 1.38 1.31 1.34 1.28
South 0.65 0.60 0.69 0.69 0.65 0.66
South Atlantic 0.95 0.85 1.00 0.98 0.97 0.95
East South Central 1.23 1.30 1.49 1.72 1.44 1.62
West South Central 1.12 1.00 1.16 1.15 1.07 1.09
West 0.88 0.94 0.85 0.90 0.80 0.80
Mountain 1.22 1.14 1.41 1.26 1.37 1.21
Pacific 1.15 1.26 1.05 1.16 0.98 1.02
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.56 0.54 0.53
Small Metro 0.65 0.63 0.69 0.75 0.65 0.70
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.79 0.82 0.85 0.85 0.81 0.80
< 250K Pop. 1.12 1.01 1.26 1.38 1.17 1.23
Nonmetro 0.76 0.71 0.89 0.93 0.87 0.91
Urbanized 1.10 1.01 1.26 1.43 1.26 1.49
Less Urbanized 1.03 1.12 1.40 1.34 1.35 1.25
Completely Rural 2.73 2.58 2.93 2.63 2.75 2.50
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.9572   0.4060   0.6364  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9302   0.6538   0.9714  
New England 0.6681   0.9879   0.9610  
Middle Atlantic 0.8948   0.6015   0.9875  
Midwest 0.3383   0.1979   0.1095  
East North Central 0.7806   0.9344   0.5551  
West North Central 0.2029   0.0102   0.0448  
South 0.8702   0.8118   0.6235  
South Atlantic 0.9624   0.2833   0.5206  
East South Central 0.7713   0.1818   0.0967  
West South Central 0.6756   0.8867   0.4758  
West 0.4040   0.9736   0.8331  
Mountain 0.9623   0.3896   0.2588  
Pacific 0.3772   0.5950   0.6552  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8153   0.7804   0.9851  
Small Metro 0.5811   0.0918   0.1073  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4048   0.1121   0.2033  
< 250K Pop. 0.7938   0.4536   0.2994  
Nonmetro 0.5971   0.4185   0.3138  
Urbanized 0.2570   0.6124   0.9161  
Less Urbanized 0.7735   0.2037   0.2879  
Completely Rural 0.8958   0.6640   0.3446  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 880 872 849 862 809 810
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 367 381 330 344 325 325
New England 179 176 154 160 138 159
Middle Atlantic 319 338 291 305 294 284
Midwest 305 330 353 351 332 332
East North Central 260 271 283 288 267 268
West North Central 159 189 207 192 192 190
South 554 532 534 549 499 527
South Atlantic 427 408 420 407 394 394
East South Central 176 187 187 222 179 208
West South Central 295 265 271 288 255 274
West 477 496 410 418 388 382
Mountain 216 198 211 195 197 183
Pacific 426 456 355 371 337 335
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,415 1,472 790 783 715 712
Small Metro 1,130 1,131 604 553 547 490
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 966 989 527 459 483 411
< 250K Pop. 681 694 333 344 293 296
Nonmetro 809 836 461 485 418 443
Urbanized 550 604 318 321 283 303
Less Urbanized 628 585 341 359 313 315
Completely Rural 346 318 186 161 167 152
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.36 0.35 0.34 0.34 0.33 0.32
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.80 0.83 0.72 0.75 0.71 0.70
New England 1.49 1.46 1.28 1.33 1.15 1.32
Middle Atlantic 0.94 0.99 0.86 0.90 0.87 0.83
Midwest 0.56 0.60 0.64 0.64 0.61 0.60
East North Central 0.68 0.71 0.74 0.75 0.70 0.70
West North Central 0.97 1.14 1.25 1.16 1.16 1.15
South 0.62 0.58 0.59 0.60 0.56 0.58
South Atlantic 0.90 0.85 0.88 0.85 0.83 0.82
East South Central 1.20 1.26 1.27 1.49 1.22 1.40
West South Central 1.07 0.94 0.98 1.03 0.92 0.98
West 0.83 0.86 0.72 0.72 0.68 0.66
Mountain 1.25 1.13 1.22 1.11 1.14 1.04
Pacific 1.07 1.13 0.89 0.92 0.84 0.83
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.51 0.52 0.48 0.47 0.46 0.45
Small Metro 0.64 0.60 0.61 0.62 0.58 0.57
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.78 0.77 0.75 0.73 0.71 0.68
< 250K Pop. 1.13 0.97 1.08 1.06 0.98 0.93
Nonmetro 0.76 0.68 0.79 0.81 0.74 0.79
Urbanized 1.13 1.03 1.14 1.27 1.09 1.30
Less Urbanized 1.04 1.05 1.25 1.20 1.16 1.10
Completely Rural 2.48 2.49 2.43 2.18 2.25 2.14
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.6935   0.3203   0.4492  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9631   0.7621   0.8532  
New England 0.6135   0.5705   0.5935  
Middle Atlantic 0.8290   0.9708   0.9436  
Midwest 0.1848   0.0718   0.1038  
East North Central 0.6337   0.5838   0.4732  
West North Central 0.0917   0.0143   0.0669  
South 0.4848   0.5760   0.8717  
South Atlantic 0.5441   0.2809   0.4414  
East South Central 0.6793   0.3435   0.5190  
West South Central 0.8500   0.8715   0.7114  
West 0.3287   0.9878   0.9137  
Mountain 0.4350   0.5459   0.4359  
Pacific 0.4847   0.7271   0.7269  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.9145   0.8694   0.8898  
Small Metro 0.5566   0.0910   0.1060  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5691   0.2464   0.3548  
< 250K Pop. 0.8211   0.1843   0.1221  
Nonmetro 0.9964   0.8701   0.6199  
Urbanized 0.2811   0.5018   0.8994  
Less Urbanized 0.2784   0.7023   0.8270  
Completely Rural 0.7083   0.4753   0.2121  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 102 95 87 79 67 61
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 37 38 32 28 25 22
New England 18 16 16 13 14 9
Middle Atlantic 32 34 28 25 21 20
Midwest 42 42 37 34 29 26
East North Central 33 34 30 28 24 22
West North Central 24 25 20 20 15 16
South 62 64 56 49 45 39
South Atlantic 45 45 41 36 34 28
East South Central 24 25 19 20 16 15
West South Central 37 36 31 29 25 23
West 54 47 43 43 32 34
Mountain 23 23 21 19 17 16
Pacific 49 42 38 39 27 30
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 93 87 72 68 50 49
Small Metro 70 64 55 49 42 36
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 55 50 43 40 33 30
< 250K Pop. 44 42 33 30 24 21
Nonmetro 52 56 42 42 32 29
Urbanized 35 37 26 27 20 20
Less Urbanized 38 37 32 27 25 21
Completely Rural 17 24 12 18 7 10
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.40 0.38 0.34 0.32 0.27 0.25
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.83 0.87 0.72 0.64 0.57 0.50
New England 1.59 1.42 1.37 1.14 1.24 0.82
Middle Atlantic 0.97 1.06 0.84 0.77 0.63 0.62
Midwest 0.74 0.76 0.65 0.61 0.51 0.48
East North Central 0.85 0.89 0.76 0.71 0.60 0.56
West North Central 1.42 1.51 1.21 1.23 0.93 0.99
South 0.68 0.70 0.61 0.54 0.50 0.43
South Atlantic 0.96 0.99 0.88 0.79 0.74 0.61
East South Central 1.65 1.72 1.26 1.36 1.08 1.03
West South Central 1.23 1.20 1.04 0.96 0.82 0.75
West 0.90 0.79 0.72 0.73 0.53 0.57
Mountain 1.30 1.30 1.18 1.06 0.93 0.87
Pacific 1.15 1.00 0.89 0.95 0.64 0.73
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.54 0.53 0.45 0.45 0.33 0.36
Small Metro 0.77 0.69 0.64 0.57 0.52 0.45
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.93 0.83 0.78 0.69 0.62 0.58
< 250K Pop. 1.30 1.26 1.08 1.01 0.87 0.72
Nonmetro 0.90 0.95 0.81 0.81 0.67 0.60
Urbanized 1.33 1.53 1.16 1.27 0.98 0.98
Less Urbanized 1.25 1.26 1.16 1.07 0.99 0.86
Completely Rural 2.99 3.46 2.42 3.09 1.69 1.83
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.2665   0.1697   0.0433  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5294   0.7107   0.4372  
New England 0.7893   0.5553   0.0251  
Middle Atlantic 0.4063   0.9150   0.7004  
Midwest 0.1620   0.1349   0.4516  
East North Central 0.1634   0.1378   0.2568  
West North Central 0.6387   0.6203   0.7386  
South 0.0917   0.0309   0.0078  
South Atlantic 0.7464   0.4864   0.1724  
East South Central 0.0943   0.2454   0.1836  
West South Central 0.1558   0.0333   0.0327  
West 0.5718   0.1579   0.5174  
Mountain 0.6280   0.5911   0.8154  
Pacific 0.7179   0.1935   0.3844  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7509   0.6910   0.5177  
Small Metro 0.2666   0.3958   0.2430  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6611   0.7637   0.4400  
< 250K Pop. 0.1652   0.0407   0.3373  
Nonmetro 0.3390   0.0893   0.0190  
Urbanized 0.2715   0.1765   0.1094  
Less Urbanized 0.1872   0.0459   0.0095  
Completely Rural 0.0304   0.0470   0.0254  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 151 162 161 160 159 149
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 64 61 69 61 67 62
New England 30 30 30 32 27 30
Middle Atlantic 56 54 62 53 61 54
Midwest 60 57 63 61 63 60
East North Central 45 47 47 49 47 50
West North Central 40 31 40 35 41 35
South 92 100 102 96 98 90
South Atlantic 64 79 69 75 70 69
East South Central 38 31 42 33 42 33
West South Central 55 53 60 50 55 50
West 93 96 87 92 86 78
Mountain 47 46 44 46 39 38
Pacific 79 83 75 79 76 67
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 250 239 195 180 168 151
Small Metro 189 183 150 143 122 113
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 151 147 118 114 100 93
< 250K Pop. 121 122 97 96 75 72
Nonmetro 136 167 104 126 86 103
Urbanized 85 142 62 101 53 78
Less Urbanized 106 95 81 79 65 71
Completely Rural 41 32 36 25 31 22
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.46 0.49 0.49 0.48 0.49 0.45
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.09 1.02 1.17 1.02 1.14 1.04
New England 1.97 1.90 1.97 2.03 1.75 1.95
Middle Atlantic 1.29 1.21 1.41 1.19 1.40 1.23
Midwest 0.83 0.78 0.86 0.84 0.87 0.83
East North Central 0.89 0.94 0.94 0.98 0.93 0.99
West North Central 1.77 1.37 1.77 1.56 1.83 1.56
South 0.79 0.85 0.87 0.81 0.84 0.76
South Atlantic 1.09 1.32 1.17 1.25 1.19 1.15
East South Central 2.02 1.64 2.25 1.77 2.27 1.76
West South Central 1.41 1.34 1.52 1.28 1.41 1.26
West 1.18 1.21 1.11 1.16 1.10 0.98
Mountain 2.01 1.96 1.88 1.94 1.67 1.61
Pacific 1.45 1.50 1.36 1.42 1.38 1.21
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.67 0.71 0.69 0.68 0.70 0.64
Small Metro 0.86 0.82 0.89 0.85 0.87 0.77
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.08 1.02 1.09 1.03 1.05 0.96
< 250K Pop. 1.41 1.37 1.53 1.46 1.50 1.29
Nonmetro 1.10 1.02 1.16 1.07 1.22 1.07
Urbanized 1.79 1.33 1.83 1.46 1.87 1.48
Less Urbanized 1.42 1.60 1.62 1.66 1.78 1.63
Completely Rural 2.73 3.34 3.94 3.49 4.22 3.39
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.4985   0.9443   0.4913  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1456   0.1202   0.4370  
New England 0.1991   0.2792   0.7111  
Middle Atlantic 0.3232   0.2268   0.4941  
Midwest 0.7410   0.9968   0.9335  
East North Central 0.1989   0.1831   0.3560  
West North Central 0.3133   0.0832   0.2907  
South 0.1343   0.4455   0.3597  
South Atlantic 0.0563   0.3723   0.3707  
East South Central 0.7649   0.9278   0.5766  
West South Central 0.9605   0.9025   0.9669  
West 0.7856   0.7235   0.4702  
Mountain 0.7459   0.2894   0.0572  
Pacific 0.6103   0.8485   0.9064  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2195   0.5108   0.1989  
Small Metro 0.7034   0.7046   0.9933  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7071   0.5939   0.7826  
< 250K Pop. 0.9014   0.9346   0.7076  
Nonmetro 0.6180   0.3628   0.2848  
Urbanized 0.2484   0.4452   0.8696  
Less Urbanized 0.7855   0.3433   0.1235  
Completely Rural 0.4720   0.3352   0.8302  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 838 841 802 822 763 785
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 349 376 314 332 309 315
New England 172 173 149 158 134 157
Middle Atlantic 303 334 276 293 278 273
Midwest 287 305 337 333 317 317
East North Central 249 249 271 273 254 256
West North Central 148 178 198 180 183 179
South 526 506 509 520 476 500
South Atlantic 403 389 398 379 375 368
East South Central 169 179 179 210 172 200
West South Central 278 251 257 279 240 269
West 451 476 390 401 368 374
Mountain 200 191 191 187 181 176
Pacific 406 437 341 355 322 330
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,343 1,409 722 730 655 682
Small Metro 1,056 1,054 542 499 496 454
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 897 916 471 406 437 375
< 250K Pop. 634 637 298 304 267 267
Nonmetro 749 760 408 426 376 395
Urbanized 496 542 285 274 255 266
Less Urbanized 580 525 290 315 274 275
Completely Rural 309 280 154 135 143 133
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.42 0.43 0.40 0.41
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.98 1.05 0.88 0.93 0.87 0.88
New England 1.84 1.84 1.59 1.69 1.44 1.67
Middle Atlantic 1.16 1.27 1.05 1.11 1.06 1.04
Midwest 0.69 0.72 0.81 0.79 0.76 0.75
East North Central 0.85 0.84 0.92 0.93 0.87 0.87
West North Central 1.17 1.40 1.57 1.42 1.46 1.41
South 0.76 0.72 0.74 0.74 0.69 0.71
South Atlantic 1.09 1.04 1.08 1.01 1.01 0.98
East South Central 1.49 1.55 1.58 1.83 1.51 1.74
West South Central 1.34 1.19 1.24 1.32 1.16 1.27
West 1.04 1.08 0.90 0.91 0.85 0.85
Mountain 1.53 1.42 1.46 1.39 1.38 1.32
Pacific 1.34 1.43 1.13 1.16 1.06 1.08
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.63 0.65 0.59 0.60 0.56 0.57
Small Metro 0.78 0.75 0.76 0.76 0.72 0.71
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.93 0.96 0.93 0.89 0.89 0.84
< 250K Pop. 1.41 1.20 1.33 1.31 1.25 1.16
Nonmetro 0.95 0.81 0.98 0.99 0.91 0.96
Urbanized 1.44 1.23 1.47 1.57 1.37 1.60
Less Urbanized 1.26 1.26 1.49 1.44 1.44 1.30
Completely Rural 3.08 2.91 2.78 2.58 2.64 2.56
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.7055   0.3525   0.5844  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7253   0.9911   0.9686  
New England 0.7727   0.6920   0.5336  
Middle Atlantic 0.5804   0.8078   0.7675  
Midwest 0.1898   0.0791   0.0977  
East North Central 0.8233   0.8341   0.6142  
West North Central 0.0404   0.0036   0.0263  
South 0.7127   0.8157   0.8311  
South Atlantic 0.7296   0.3599   0.5826  
East South Central 0.8509   0.2571   0.3768  
West South Central 0.9355   0.9174   0.5605  
West 0.3763   0.9071   0.9686  
Mountain 0.5288   0.6429   0.6531  
Pacific 0.4978   0.8870   0.8237  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.9587   0.8737   0.9765  
Small Metro 0.5038   0.0967   0.1313  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4485   0.1936   0.3599  
< 250K Pop. 0.9328   0.2723   0.1718  
Nonmetro 0.9913   0.8087   0.5802  
Urbanized 0.2721   0.5153   0.9846  
Less Urbanized 0.3066   0.6054   0.8325  
Completely Rural 0.8400   0.5409   0.2631  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 854 851 840 855 803 809
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 358 376 327 342 321 324
New England 177 176 150 161 134 160
Middle Atlantic 310 332 289 303 291 282
Midwest 298 316 350 349 328 331
East North Central 257 258 282 286 264 268
West North Central 155 183 205 188 188 186
South 536 516 530 544 496 522
South Atlantic 414 397 418 402 393 387
East South Central 177 183 188 222 181 208
West South Central 284 256 267 286 250 274
West 459 481 407 413 388 379
Mountain 207 197 205 194 194 181
Pacific 411 440 354 365 338 333
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,393 1,453 781 771 710 708
Small Metro 1,106 1,111 588 541 536 484
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 947 972 513 448 475 406
< 250K Pop. 662 679 323 334 285 291
Nonmetro 790 817 451 474 412 436
Urbanized 537 591 311 316 277 299
Less Urbanized 610 569 329 349 304 307
Completely Rural 335 304 179 151 164 147
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.36 0.36
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.86 0.90 0.79 0.82 0.77 0.78
New England 1.63 1.61 1.38 1.48 1.24 1.47
Middle Atlantic 1.01 1.08 0.95 0.98 0.95 0.92
Midwest 0.61 0.64 0.71 0.70 0.67 0.67
East North Central 0.75 0.75 0.82 0.83 0.77 0.78
West North Central 1.05 1.22 1.38 1.26 1.27 1.25
South 0.66 0.63 0.66 0.66 0.61 0.64
South Atlantic 0.96 0.91 0.97 0.92 0.92 0.89
East South Central 1.34 1.36 1.42 1.66 1.36 1.55
West South Central 1.15 1.02 1.09 1.14 1.02 1.09
West 0.90 0.93 0.79 0.80 0.76 0.73
Mountain 1.34 1.25 1.33 1.23 1.26 1.14
Pacific 1.15 1.22 0.99 1.01 0.94 0.92
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.55 0.56 0.53 0.52 0.51 0.49
Small Metro 0.67 0.65 0.67 0.68 0.63 0.63
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.81 0.84 0.82 0.80 0.78 0.75
< 250K Pop. 1.23 1.04 1.19 1.16 1.08 1.03
Nonmetro 0.84 0.73 0.89 0.90 0.83 0.87
Urbanized 1.27 1.06 1.27 1.43 1.21 1.45
Less Urbanized 1.11 1.16 1.39 1.32 1.29 1.21
Completely Rural 2.82 2.69 2.75 2.38 2.61 2.35
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.6268   0.3521   0.5000  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.9090   0.7584   0.8352  
New England 0.6371   0.5407   0.4832  
Middle Atlantic 0.6993   0.9842   0.8959  
Midwest 0.1875   0.0885   0.1042  
East North Central 0.6728   0.6631   0.5084  
West North Central 0.0788   0.0143   0.0530  
South 0.5291   0.6989   0.9852  
South Atlantic 0.4928   0.2927   0.4877  
East South Central 0.8177   0.2967   0.4639  
West South Central 0.9506   0.9572   0.5882  
West 0.4011   0.8381   0.8390  
Mountain 0.4967   0.4931   0.4280  
Pacific 0.5524   0.8597   0.8109  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7634   0.8404   0.8619  
Small Metro 0.5823   0.1011   0.1227  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5144   0.2140   0.3658  
< 250K Pop. 0.9727   0.2563   0.1475  
Nonmetro 0.9083   0.7387   0.4908  
Urbanized 0.1758   0.6117   0.9736  
Less Urbanized 0.3044   0.5802   0.6834  
Completely Rural 0.8953   0.6064   0.2837  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 706 710 313 347 283 312
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 290 237 95 111 83 107
New England 147 117 55 28 49 22
Middle Atlantic 250 206 77 107 66 104
Midwest 259 274 144 127 129 116
East North Central 222 228 108 103 98 96
West North Central 145 150 90 72 79 63
South 455 472 207 243 191 222
South Atlantic 365 345 152 157 140 145
East South Central 176 180 84 120 79 111
West South Central 205 257 110 133 100 121
West 378 387 160 178 138 147
Mountain 168 165 86 91 77 67
Pacific 329 343 133 155 114 133
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 589 577 208 224 190 193
Small Metro 458 469 196 209 166 190
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 326 388 144 167 123 149
< 250K Pop. 332 306 128 130 107 125
Nonmetro 434 418 176 196 161 173
Urbanized 292 268 117 91 107 80
Less Urbanized 306 306 123 152 109 134
Completely Rural 160 140 63 75 61 67
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.28 0.28 0.13 0.14 0.11 0.12
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.63 0.51 0.21 0.24 0.18 0.23
New England 1.23 0.97 0.46 0.23 0.41 0.18
Middle Atlantic 0.74 0.61 0.23 0.32 0.20 0.31
Midwest 0.47 0.50 0.26 0.23 0.24 0.21
East North Central 0.58 0.59 0.28 0.27 0.26 0.25
West North Central 0.88 0.90 0.54 0.44 0.48 0.38
South 0.51 0.52 0.23 0.27 0.21 0.24
South Atlantic 0.77 0.72 0.32 0.33 0.29 0.30
East South Central 1.19 1.21 0.57 0.81 0.53 0.74
West South Central 0.74 0.91 0.40 0.47 0.36 0.43
West 0.66 0.67 0.28 0.31 0.24 0.25
Mountain 0.97 0.94 0.50 0.52 0.45 0.38
Pacific 0.82 0.85 0.33 0.38 0.28 0.33
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.39 0.38 0.15 0.16 0.14 0.14
Small Metro 0.49 0.49 0.24 0.26 0.21 0.24
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.54 0.57 0.26 0.31 0.23 0.28
< 250K Pop. 0.95 0.94 0.49 0.50 0.41 0.48
Nonmetro 0.74 0.72 0.38 0.42 0.36 0.38
Urbanized 1.16 1.14 0.61 0.48 0.57 0.43
Less Urbanized 0.99 1.00 0.55 0.66 0.50 0.59
Completely Rural 2.72 2.22 1.32 1.46 1.30 1.38
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.5804   0.1331   0.1631  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5922   0.3472   0.2921  
New England 0.6784   0.1920   0.3627  
Middle Atlantic 0.7074   0.0933   0.1178  
Midwest 0.8196   0.2545   0.6871  
East North Central 0.7585   0.9661   0.6944  
West North Central 0.9705   0.0488   0.2164  
South 0.2949   0.0700   0.0721  
South Atlantic 0.8802   0.4486   0.3972  
East South Central 0.1897   0.0644   0.0836  
West South Central 0.3954   0.3893   0.4096  
West 0.8027   0.3707   0.9370  
Mountain 0.3156   0.7571   0.1431  
Pacific 0.8248   0.2434   0.4987  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.6554   0.4258   0.7263  
Small Metro 0.0975   0.2879   0.1080  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0233   0.1464   0.2509  
< 250K Pop. 0.8563   0.8854   0.2781  
Nonmetro 0.9117   0.4671   0.6572  
Urbanized 0.2281   0.0208   0.0209  
Less Urbanized 0.3331   0.0175   0.0265  
Completely Rural 0.9593   0.3599   0.6134  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 62 57 53 48 36 30
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 19 21 16 19 12 13
New England 10 9 8 8 6 4
Middle Atlantic 16 20 14 17 11 12
Midwest 27 22 22 18 14 13
East North Central 22 18 18 15 11 10
West North Central 15 13 12 10 9 7
South 42 40 37 34 27 21
South Atlantic 33 27 27 24 21 15
East South Central 17 17 15 15 10 8
West South Central 22 22 19 16 13 11
West 29 24 23 20 13 11
Mountain 15 15 11 13 6 7
Pacific 25 20 21 15 12 9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 42 36 35 30 23 17
Small Metro 39 36 30 29 18 19
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 28 29 22 24 12 15
< 250K Pop. 27 22 20 18 13 12
Nonmetro 37 36 31 28 23 16
Urbanized 23 23 18 18 13 11
Less Urbanized 28 23 23 18 18 10
Completely Rural 12 15 9 12 7 6
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.24 0.23 0.21 0.19 0.14 0.12
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.42 0.49 0.36 0.44 0.27 0.30
New England 0.86 0.78 0.72 0.74 0.48 0.38
Middle Atlantic 0.48 0.61 0.42 0.53 0.32 0.37
Midwest 0.47 0.40 0.39 0.32 0.25 0.23
East North Central 0.55 0.46 0.46 0.38 0.28 0.26
West North Central 0.88 0.81 0.70 0.61 0.53 0.44
South 0.46 0.44 0.40 0.37 0.30 0.23
South Atlantic 0.71 0.60 0.59 0.52 0.45 0.34
East South Central 1.11 1.19 1.03 1.03 0.71 0.57
West South Central 0.73 0.73 0.63 0.53 0.45 0.38
West 0.48 0.41 0.39 0.34 0.22 0.19
Mountain 0.85 0.80 0.58 0.74 0.33 0.36
Pacific 0.58 0.48 0.49 0.37 0.28 0.21
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.28 0.25 0.24 0.22 0.16 0.13
Small Metro 0.47 0.44 0.37 0.37 0.23 0.25
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.51 0.53 0.41 0.45 0.25 0.29
< 250K Pop. 0.97 0.78 0.76 0.63 0.49 0.45
Nonmetro 0.75 0.75 0.66 0.61 0.52 0.35
Urbanized 1.08 1.16 0.94 0.93 0.70 0.59
Less Urbanized 1.16 1.00 1.03 0.84 0.83 0.48
Completely Rural 2.39 2.67 2.00 2.30 1.50 1.35
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.1674   0.3366   0.2294  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.3140   0.2199   0.5006  
New England 0.8650   0.6365   0.8255  
Middle Atlantic 0.2329   0.2595   0.5242  
Midwest 0.2404   0.2451   0.9410  
East North Central 0.4675   0.4898   0.9063  
West North Central 0.3140   0.2797   0.9737  
South 0.1024   0.2671   0.0945  
South Atlantic 0.4981   0.9491   0.4720  
East South Central 0.2016   0.3532   0.0305  
West South Central 0.2540   0.1871   0.5535  
West 0.7136   0.6638   0.4502  
Mountain 0.6500   0.3954   0.9864  
Pacific 0.4413   0.2592   0.3534  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.0470   0.1614   0.4709  
Small Metro 0.5737   0.2879   0.1629  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1735   0.1571   0.0545  
< 250K Pop. 0.3612   0.8190   0.8148  
Nonmetro 0.2197   0.1344   0.0053  
Urbanized 0.3810   0.1711   0.2697  
Less Urbanized 0.1608   0.1950   0.0081  
Completely Rural 0.1588   0.1928   0.6719  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 119 128 85 88 63 68
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 45 45 28 28 23 20
New England 26 23 15 16 9 12
Middle Atlantic 37 39 25 23 21 16
Midwest 51 52 37 39 30 31
East North Central 40 40 29 27 22 22
West North Central 33 34 24 27 19 22
South 73 79 51 58 39 47
South Atlantic 55 58 38 41 27 34
East South Central 29 30 20 25 17 23
West South Central 40 44 29 31 24 23
West 64 69 47 44 31 30
Mountain 31 36 19 24 14 16
Pacific 56 59 43 36 28 25
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 107 105 66 57 44 42
Small Metro 85 87 57 51 39 38
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 68 64 45 35 31 27
< 250K Pop. 54 63 36 37 24 27
Nonmetro 70 86 45 59 32 46
Urbanized 44 65 28 41 20 33
Less Urbanized 54 58 33 42 24 33
Completely Rural 23 20 16 12 10 8
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.36 0.39 0.26 0.27 0.19 0.20
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.76 0.76 0.48 0.46 0.40 0.33
New England 1.68 1.47 0.95 1.00 0.62 0.76
Middle Atlantic 0.84 0.89 0.56 0.52 0.49 0.37
Midwest 0.71 0.72 0.51 0.54 0.41 0.43
East North Central 0.81 0.79 0.57 0.54 0.44 0.43
West North Central 1.47 1.53 1.05 1.20 0.86 0.99
South 0.62 0.67 0.44 0.49 0.33 0.40
South Atlantic 0.93 0.97 0.65 0.69 0.47 0.58
East South Central 1.55 1.61 1.06 1.36 0.90 1.20
West South Central 1.02 1.11 0.74 0.80 0.61 0.59
West 0.81 0.87 0.60 0.55 0.40 0.38
Mountain 1.30 1.52 0.82 1.01 0.60 0.69
Pacific 1.02 1.07 0.79 0.66 0.51 0.45
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.49 0.50 0.34 0.31 0.24 0.23
Small Metro 0.66 0.67 0.47 0.47 0.35 0.36
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.80 0.79 0.57 0.52 0.43 0.41
< 250K Pop. 1.18 1.30 0.84 0.87 0.62 0.69
Nonmetro 0.93 1.02 0.67 0.86 0.55 0.70
Urbanized 1.40 1.38 0.97 1.13 0.74 0.95
Less Urbanized 1.33 1.60 1.00 1.39 0.84 1.17
Completely Rural 3.81 3.26 2.99 2.51 2.66 1.79
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.5117   0.9784   0.7150  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5874   0.8205   0.2396  
New England 0.6782   0.5766   0.4425  
Middle Atlantic 0.3629   0.5494   0.0708  
Midwest 0.2896   0.8648   0.1241  
East North Central 0.9487   0.8064   0.5069  
West North Central 0.1013   0.5854   0.1089  
South 0.8787   0.7329   0.7971  
South Atlantic 0.7255   0.8197   0.9758  
East South Central 0.9406   0.9757   0.7981  
West South Central 0.4132   0.3713   0.7714  
West 0.5123   0.6719   0.7882  
Mountain 0.2857   0.6174   0.7253  
Pacific 0.8795   0.4477   0.5953  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8559   0.7118   0.7355  
Small Metro 0.2474   0.9186   0.8878  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8670   0.4397   0.4162  
< 250K Pop. 0.1427   0.5159   0.2516  
Nonmetro 0.3604   0.3000   0.1687  
Urbanized 0.9634   0.7601   0.6172  
Less Urbanized 0.1774   0.0443   0.1168  
Completely Rural 0.8678   0.4092   0.7689  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 674 685 284 330 268 303
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 282 228 85 105 75 103
New England 144 115 53 20 47 18
Middle Atlantic 243 198 66 103 58 102
Midwest 250 263 133 118 123 109
East North Central 217 221 102 99 95 94
West North Central 140 141 83 64 75 55
South 429 455 189 229 181 216
South Atlantic 346 335 140 148 132 138
East South Central 168 172 77 113 73 110
West South Central 195 243 102 123 96 115
West 370 377 144 172 134 144
Mountain 162 157 83 86 75 63
Pacific 323 336 116 151 110 131
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 559 546 186 210 178 188
Small Metro 427 442 172 197 153 182
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 304 361 124 158 113 143
< 250K Pop. 306 287 117 122 101 119
Nonmetro 406 382 156 174 149 162
Urbanized 270 244 103 74 98 69
Less Urbanized 285 279 106 136 101 125
Completely Rural 145 120 56 67 56 64
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.35 0.36 0.15 0.17 0.14 0.16
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.79 0.64 0.24 0.29 0.21 0.29
New England 1.54 1.23 0.57 0.22 0.51 0.20
Middle Atlantic 0.93 0.75 0.25 0.39 0.22 0.39
Midwest 0.60 0.62 0.32 0.28 0.29 0.26
East North Central 0.74 0.75 0.35 0.34 0.32 0.32
West North Central 1.11 1.11 0.66 0.50 0.60 0.43
South 0.62 0.65 0.27 0.33 0.26 0.31
South Atlantic 0.93 0.89 0.38 0.39 0.36 0.37
East South Central 1.48 1.49 0.68 0.98 0.64 0.95
West South Central 0.94 1.15 0.49 0.58 0.46 0.55
West 0.85 0.86 0.33 0.39 0.31 0.33
Mountain 1.24 1.17 0.63 0.64 0.57 0.47
Pacific 1.07 1.10 0.38 0.49 0.36 0.43
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.49 0.48 0.18 0.20 0.17 0.18
Small Metro 0.61 0.62 0.29 0.33 0.26 0.31
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.68 0.72 0.31 0.39 0.29 0.36
< 250K Pop. 1.16 1.17 0.60 0.62 0.51 0.61
Nonmetro 0.92 0.89 0.46 0.50 0.44 0.47
Urbanized 1.50 1.45 0.75 0.55 0.72 0.52
Less Urbanized 1.24 1.26 0.64 0.79 0.61 0.73
Completely Rural 3.23 2.70 1.48 1.80 1.47 1.72
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.6089   0.0710   0.1358  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5686   0.3942   0.1994  
New England 0.6116   0.0845   0.2153  
Middle Atlantic 0.7202   0.0752   0.0506  
Midwest 0.7022   0.2842   0.4071  
East North Central 0.7876   0.8181   0.8190  
West North Central 0.7853   0.0328   0.0689  
South 0.2299   0.0378   0.0431  
South Atlantic 0.8002   0.3641   0.3195  
East South Central 0.1298   0.0332   0.0533  
West South Central 0.4080   0.3667   0.3879  
West 0.8945   0.2525   0.9671  
Mountain 0.4465   0.5496   0.1221  
Pacific 0.8183   0.1049   0.3799  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7228   0.2679   0.6371  
Small Metro 0.1423   0.2619   0.1190  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0285   0.1010   0.2250  
< 250K Pop. 0.6775   0.7932   0.3545  
Nonmetro 0.8943   0.4028   0.5822  
Urbanized 0.2849   0.0320   0.0154  
Less Urbanized 0.3632   0.0177   0.0208  
Completely Rural 0.8985   0.3985   0.5752  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 695 708 304 345 280 311
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 289 236 92 109 82 106
New England 146 117 54 26 49 22
Middle Atlantic 250 205 75 106 65 104
Midwest 255 271 140 124 128 114
East North Central 218 226 106 101 96 95
West North Central 143 149 88 70 79 62
South 446 469 201 239 188 221
South Atlantic 357 345 147 157 136 143
East South Central 175 176 82 118 77 111
West South Central 200 254 108 130 99 119
West 376 384 157 178 139 147
Mountain 164 164 86 90 77 67
Pacific 328 340 130 155 114 132
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 582 568 204 220 188 192
Small Metro 446 461 187 206 162 188
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 320 380 137 165 121 148
< 250K Pop. 321 299 124 128 103 123
Nonmetro 425 408 170 190 157 171
Urbanized 286 262 113 88 105 79
Less Urbanized 299 298 117 148 106 132
Completely Rural 154 132 59 71 58 66
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.31 0.31 0.14 0.15 0.13 0.14
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.70 0.57 0.22 0.26 0.20 0.25
New England 1.34 1.07 0.49 0.24 0.45 0.20
Middle Atlantic 0.82 0.67 0.24 0.35 0.21 0.34
Midwest 0.52 0.55 0.29 0.25 0.26 0.23
East North Central 0.63 0.65 0.31 0.29 0.28 0.28
West North Central 0.96 1.00 0.59 0.47 0.53 0.41
South 0.55 0.57 0.25 0.29 0.23 0.27
South Atlantic 0.83 0.79 0.34 0.36 0.32 0.33
East South Central 1.32 1.32 0.62 0.88 0.58 0.83
West South Central 0.81 1.01 0.44 0.52 0.40 0.48
West 0.73 0.74 0.31 0.34 0.27 0.28
Mountain 1.06 1.04 0.56 0.57 0.50 0.42
Pacific 0.92 0.94 0.36 0.43 0.32 0.37
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.43 0.42 0.17 0.18 0.15 0.16
Small Metro 0.53 0.54 0.26 0.29 0.23 0.27
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.59 0.63 0.28 0.35 0.26 0.31
< 250K Pop. 1.02 1.03 0.53 0.55 0.44 0.53
Nonmetro 0.81 0.79 0.42 0.46 0.39 0.42
Urbanized 1.29 1.27 0.68 0.52 0.63 0.48
Less Urbanized 1.09 1.11 0.59 0.72 0.54 0.66
Completely Rural 2.95 2.43 1.39 1.63 1.39 1.54
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.5397   0.0935   0.1300  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5202   0.4508   0.3315  
New England 0.6740   0.1513   0.3425  
Middle Atlantic 0.6194   0.1277   0.1361  
Midwest 0.8659   0.3201   0.6701  
East North Central 0.7783   0.8798   0.7079  
West North Central 0.9197   0.0597   0.2083  
South 0.2388   0.0440   0.0459  
South Atlantic 0.8510   0.4300   0.3424  
East South Central 0.1517   0.0457   0.0550  
West South Central 0.3429   0.2878   0.3752  
West 0.8075   0.3309   0.9814  
Mountain 0.3419   0.6467   0.1448  
Pacific 0.8422   0.1805   0.4514  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7076   0.3093   0.6804  
Small Metro 0.1069   0.3549   0.1416  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0326   0.2062   0.3429  
< 250K Pop. 0.9287   0.9084   0.2613  
Nonmetro 0.9793   0.3203   0.4177  
Urbanized 0.2734   0.0379   0.0311  
Less Urbanized 0.2611   0.0086   0.0105  
Completely Rural 0.9365   0.4560   0.5886  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 873 852 485 493 337 366
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 378 372 183 174 133 125
New England 196 183 81 86 63 53
Middle Atlantic 322 325 161 151 116 114
Midwest 327 381 211 213 137 152
East North Central 276 313 175 189 116 134
West North Central 174 204 109 100 71 78
South 510 507 296 299 221 239
South Atlantic 383 388 217 230 174 191
East South Central 191 180 112 130 90 84
West South Central 269 265 174 145 101 121
West 477 474 259 278 176 187
Mountain 196 205 118 106 94 72
Pacific 434 427 230 259 149 172
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 939 959 415 433 266 307
Small Metro 698 711 279 276 201 178
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 571 621 244 225 178 148
< 250K Pop. 450 425 167 166 121 107
Nonmetro 510 495 179 206 128 142
Urbanized 377 362 109 147 72 97
Less Urbanized 362 338 136 138 103 92
Completely Rural 186 173 60 49 35 41
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.35 0.34 0.20 0.20 0.14 0.15
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.82 0.81 0.40 0.38 0.29 0.27
New England 1.63 1.52 0.68 0.72 0.53 0.44
Middle Atlantic 0.95 0.95 0.48 0.44 0.34 0.33
Midwest 0.60 0.69 0.38 0.39 0.25 0.28
East North Central 0.72 0.82 0.46 0.49 0.30 0.35
West North Central 1.05 1.23 0.66 0.60 0.43 0.47
South 0.57 0.56 0.33 0.33 0.25 0.26
South Atlantic 0.80 0.81 0.46 0.48 0.37 0.40
East South Central 1.30 1.21 0.76 0.87 0.61 0.57
West South Central 0.97 0.94 0.63 0.52 0.36 0.43
West 0.83 0.82 0.45 0.48 0.31 0.32
Mountain 1.13 1.16 0.68 0.60 0.54 0.41
Pacific 1.09 1.06 0.58 0.65 0.37 0.43
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.51 0.49 0.29 0.29 0.19 0.22
Small Metro 0.62 0.62 0.34 0.33 0.25 0.22
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.77 0.81 0.43 0.41 0.32 0.28
< 250K Pop. 1.04 1.00 0.62 0.58 0.47 0.38
Nonmetro 0.74 0.70 0.40 0.43 0.30 0.32
Urbanized 1.27 1.15 0.60 0.70 0.42 0.51
Less Urbanized 0.96 1.00 0.60 0.59 0.47 0.42
Completely Rural 2.43 2.16 1.09 1.00 0.69 0.94
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.6626   0.4098   0.7214  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5483   0.4687   0.4678  
New England 0.7967   0.9763   0.5043  
Middle Atlantic 0.3951   0.4057   0.6413  
Midwest 0.2463   0.2892   0.4664  
East North Central 0.6273   0.3275   0.4294  
West North Central 0.1729   0.6811   0.9421  
South 0.7737   0.0438   0.8314  
South Atlantic 0.8570   0.1296   0.6990  
East South Central 0.8162   0.8292   0.8770  
West South Central 0.3537   0.1336   0.7421  
West 0.8290   0.7523   0.6306  
Mountain 0.1482   0.1193   0.0399  
Pacific 0.7028   0.3050   0.6274  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2134   1.0000   0.2477  
Small Metro 0.7378   0.1531   0.0559  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9549   0.0877   0.0233  
< 250K Pop. 0.5865   0.9761   0.9248  
Nonmetro 0.2709   0.7317   0.3368  
Urbanized 0.2115   0.9452   0.4537  
Less Urbanized 0.5081   0.6315   0.2795  
Completely Rural 0.5655   0.8278   0.6075  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 75 72 66 60 45 41
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 27 27 23 22 16 17
New England 15 12 12 10 8 7
Middle Atlantic 23 25 19 20 14 16
Midwest 31 31 27 24 18 17
East North Central 26 25 23 19 16 14
West North Central 17 17 14 15 8 11
South 48 44 42 36 28 25
South Atlantic 33 34 30 27 20 18
East South Central 19 15 16 12 11 9
West South Central 28 24 23 20 16 14
West 42 40 37 35 25 21
Mountain 21 20 17 17 12 9
Pacific 36 35 33 31 23 19
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 63 63 52 52 35 34
Small Metro 49 47 40 36 24 23
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 38 35 31 26 20 17
< 250K Pop. 30 31 25 25 14 16
Nonmetro 34 32 28 23 19 16
Urbanized 22 22 19 17 13 11
Less Urbanized 25 21 21 14 14 10
Completely Rural 9 12 6 8 3 5
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.30 0.29 0.26 0.24 0.18 0.16
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.61 0.62 0.51 0.51 0.36 0.39
New England 1.31 1.05 1.06 0.90 0.69 0.62
Middle Atlantic 0.68 0.76 0.58 0.61 0.42 0.48
Midwest 0.55 0.56 0.48 0.44 0.33 0.31
East North Central 0.66 0.66 0.59 0.49 0.41 0.35
West North Central 0.99 1.01 0.82 0.90 0.50 0.67
South 0.52 0.48 0.46 0.39 0.30 0.28
South Atlantic 0.72 0.74 0.65 0.59 0.42 0.39
East South Central 1.31 1.01 1.11 0.79 0.74 0.58
West South Central 0.93 0.79 0.75 0.67 0.54 0.48
West 0.69 0.68 0.61 0.59 0.42 0.35
Mountain 1.15 1.09 0.96 0.94 0.64 0.51
Pacific 0.85 0.85 0.77 0.74 0.53 0.45
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.39 0.41 0.34 0.35 0.24 0.24
Small Metro 0.60 0.55 0.51 0.45 0.32 0.29
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.69 0.63 0.58 0.50 0.40 0.33
< 250K Pop. 1.11 1.02 0.94 0.87 0.55 0.59
Nonmetro 0.71 0.60 0.62 0.48 0.45 0.36
Urbanized 1.05 0.97 0.93 0.81 0.69 0.55
Less Urbanized 1.04 0.84 0.91 0.61 0.65 0.47
Completely Rural 2.12 2.39 1.43 1.70 0.75 1.43
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.2150   0.0119   0.0688  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.8166   0.7930   0.4890  
New England 0.4258   0.6215   0.4581  
Middle Atlantic 0.8658   0.9823   0.7013  
Midwest 0.8465   0.0584   0.5295  
East North Central 0.8034   0.0324   0.1893  
West North Central 0.9718   0.9172   0.3613  
South 0.0169   0.0010   0.0431  
South Atlantic 0.9224   0.2732   0.3278  
East South Central 0.0058   0.0005   0.0945  
West South Central 0.0171   0.0323   0.2691  
West 0.4627   0.5195   0.8697  
Mountain 0.6095   0.4848   0.2954  
Pacific 0.5968   0.7523   0.7353  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.6739   0.8790   0.8156  
Small Metro 0.9511   0.0676   0.2300  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8753   0.2093   0.3287  
< 250K Pop. 0.7283   0.1594   0.4634  
Nonmetro 0.0121   0.0001   0.0120  
Urbanized 0.2421   0.1031   0.1388  
Less Urbanized 0.0080   0.0000   0.0077  
Completely Rural 0.7868   0.6604   0.4119  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 157 157 124 127 92 96
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 68 63 55 52 38 42
New England 33 31 30 30 21 25
Middle Atlantic 59 55 46 42 31 34
Midwest 58 56 50 50 37 39
East North Central 45 44 41 41 30 31
West North Central 38 34 31 30 22 25
South 97 89 78 73 62 56
South Atlantic 72 68 60 55 44 40
East South Central 31 28 28 25 24 21
West South Central 56 54 42 45 35 33
West 85 95 66 76 51 53
Mountain 43 45 34 37 25 24
Pacific 72 84 57 67 45 46
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 189 180 129 124 83 79
Small Metro 147 152 99 101 63 63
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 119 115 80 76 47 50
< 250K Pop. 92 103 61 67 41 38
Nonmetro 99 104 67 67 42 42
Urbanized 67 84 48 52 29 32
Less Urbanized 75 61 46 43 29 26
Completely Rural 25 19 16 12 12 5
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.48 0.48 0.38 0.38 0.28 0.29
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.15 1.05 0.93 0.86 0.65 0.70
New England 2.13 1.98 1.95 1.93 1.39 1.59
Middle Atlantic 1.35 1.24 1.04 0.95 0.72 0.76
Midwest 0.80 0.77 0.69 0.68 0.51 0.54
East North Central 0.90 0.88 0.81 0.81 0.61 0.61
West North Central 1.66 1.51 1.36 1.32 0.97 1.11
South 0.83 0.76 0.67 0.62 0.53 0.48
South Atlantic 1.21 1.14 1.01 0.92 0.74 0.67
East South Central 1.64 1.48 1.50 1.33 1.27 1.11
West South Central 1.44 1.38 1.08 1.16 0.90 0.85
West 1.08 1.20 0.84 0.96 0.65 0.66
Mountain 1.84 1.89 1.43 1.57 1.07 1.02
Pacific 1.32 1.52 1.05 1.20 0.82 0.84
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.70 0.66 0.55 0.55 0.41 0.41
Small Metro 0.82 0.87 0.70 0.67 0.52 0.49
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.03 1.01 0.85 0.81 0.59 0.61
< 250K Pop. 1.31 1.61 1.19 1.22 1.00 0.84
Nonmetro 1.00 1.05 0.81 0.88 0.65 0.68
Urbanized 1.57 1.58 1.29 1.30 1.05 1.01
Less Urbanized 1.46 1.53 1.14 1.29 0.91 0.95
Completely Rural 3.02 2.94 2.71 2.52 2.50 1.36
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.3755   0.2304   0.2973  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4253   0.7593   0.5549  
New England 0.9806   0.2616   0.6834  
Middle Atlantic 0.3564   0.6339   0.2806  
Midwest 0.7841   0.7963   0.7848  
East North Central 0.3226   0.5826   0.3809  
West North Central 0.4032   0.2333   0.4871  
South 0.0582   0.8253   0.6693  
South Atlantic 0.0076   0.1110   0.3765  
East South Central 0.7490   0.5186   0.9489  
West South Central 0.9287   0.1893   0.7274  
West 0.9763   0.0721   0.1142  
Mountain 0.9349   0.3624   0.2998  
Pacific 0.9409   0.1195   0.2157  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3791   0.4125   0.3718  
Small Metro 0.6823   0.9282   0.6470  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9188   0.7212   0.9533  
< 250K Pop. 0.6282   0.5736   0.5093  
Nonmetro 0.3293   0.1163   0.0856  
Urbanized 0.3870   0.0230   0.0430  
Less Urbanized 0.6302   0.9104   0.9119  
Completely Rural 0.7490   0.5171   0.1319  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 837 830 448 465 312 352
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 365 360 170 165 126 114
New England 197 183 75 83 55 47
Middle Atlantic 305 312 151 142 113 104
Midwest 315 371 192 201 128 146
East North Central 269 304 164 181 110 128
West North Central 169 200 96 90 66 74
South 488 505 276 284 207 231
South Atlantic 366 391 198 220 164 189
East South Central 188 177 107 125 85 80
West South Central 263 257 163 136 92 114
West 462 445 243 261 163 176
Mountain 189 197 111 96 90 66
Pacific 421 398 217 243 137 163
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 897 901 379 398 242 291
Small Metro 658 658 256 240 187 163
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 534 575 227 203 169 138
< 250K Pop. 419 395 145 138 108 95
Nonmetro 469 455 152 186 116 129
Urbanized 338 327 83 130 60 86
Less Urbanized 330 308 117 120 95 81
Completely Rural 171 156 54 43 32 39
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.44 0.43 0.24 0.24 0.16 0.18
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.03 1.01 0.48 0.46 0.36 0.32
New England 2.11 1.95 0.80 0.89 0.59 0.50
Middle Atlantic 1.17 1.18 0.58 0.54 0.43 0.39
Midwest 0.75 0.88 0.46 0.48 0.31 0.35
East North Central 0.92 1.03 0.56 0.61 0.37 0.43
West North Central 1.34 1.58 0.76 0.71 0.52 0.59
South 0.71 0.72 0.40 0.41 0.30 0.33
South Atlantic 0.99 1.04 0.53 0.59 0.44 0.50
East South Central 1.65 1.54 0.94 1.08 0.74 0.69
West South Central 1.27 1.21 0.79 0.64 0.45 0.54
West 1.07 1.01 0.56 0.60 0.38 0.40
Mountain 1.44 1.47 0.85 0.72 0.69 0.49
Pacific 1.39 1.31 0.72 0.80 0.45 0.53
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.64 0.61 0.35 0.36 0.23 0.28
Small Metro 0.79 0.78 0.42 0.39 0.31 0.27
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.97 1.03 0.54 0.50 0.42 0.35
< 250K Pop. 1.31 1.25 0.72 0.65 0.56 0.46
Nonmetro 0.91 0.89 0.46 0.54 0.36 0.39
Urbanized 1.58 1.49 0.66 0.90 0.48 0.63
Less Urbanized 1.18 1.27 0.71 0.71 0.59 0.50
Completely Rural 2.91 2.65 1.33 1.17 0.82 1.10
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.5523   0.8216   0.8794  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.6540   0.5006   0.3555  
New England 0.8145   0.6661   0.6000  
Middle Atlantic 0.5020   0.2954   0.4378  
Midwest 0.2336   0.1780   0.3444  
East North Central 0.5310   0.1488   0.2247  
West North Central 0.2360   0.9023   0.8052  
South 0.8456   0.1069   0.8975  
South Atlantic 0.5711   0.2889   0.9227  
East South Central 0.6831   0.9685   0.9509  
West South Central 0.4834   0.1140   0.6847  
West 0.7377   0.4773   1.0000  
Mountain 0.1095   0.1374   0.0928  
Pacific 0.7452   0.1586   0.3818  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1833   0.9215   0.1568  
Small Metro 0.6789   0.2825   0.0663  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9053   0.1743   0.0340  
< 250K Pop. 0.5512   0.8824   0.9534  
Nonmetro 0.5072   0.5117   0.8607  
Urbanized 0.3306   0.4104   0.9808  
Less Urbanized 0.7637   0.8181   0.5250  
Completely Rural 0.5642   0.8230   0.4660  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 861 847 477 488 331 363
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 376 369 180 174 131 124
New England 197 187 79 87 62 53
Middle Atlantic 318 320 160 150 116 113
Midwest 322 374 211 210 138 151
East North Central 274 306 177 187 117 133
West North Central 170 205 108 98 70 77
South 501 508 291 299 218 239
South Atlantic 378 393 213 230 173 192
East South Central 192 181 112 131 90 85
West South Central 265 262 170 147 98 121
West 467 466 252 272 171 185
Mountain 187 202 116 105 92 71
Pacific 427 420 224 253 144 170
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 926 947 404 423 260 304
Small Metro 690 698 275 268 200 174
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 564 612 241 221 177 148
< 250K Pop. 442 415 163 158 121 102
Nonmetro 500 488 172 203 125 140
Urbanized 369 357 104 145 69 96
Less Urbanized 353 331 129 136 101 91
Completely Rural 182 168 58 47 36 40
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.39 0.38 0.21 0.22 0.15 0.16
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.91 0.88 0.44 0.42 0.32 0.30
New England 1.82 1.71 0.73 0.80 0.57 0.48
Middle Atlantic 1.04 1.04 0.52 0.49 0.38 0.37
Midwest 0.65 0.76 0.43 0.42 0.28 0.31
East North Central 0.80 0.89 0.52 0.54 0.34 0.39
West North Central 1.14 1.37 0.73 0.66 0.47 0.52
South 0.62 0.62 0.36 0.36 0.27 0.29
South Atlantic 0.88 0.90 0.50 0.53 0.40 0.44
East South Central 1.45 1.35 0.85 0.98 0.68 0.63
West South Central 1.07 1.04 0.69 0.58 0.40 0.48
West 0.91 0.90 0.49 0.53 0.33 0.36
Mountain 1.21 1.28 0.75 0.67 0.60 0.45
Pacific 1.19 1.16 0.63 0.70 0.40 0.47
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.56 0.54 0.31 0.32 0.21 0.24
Small Metro 0.68 0.68 0.38 0.36 0.28 0.24
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.83 0.90 0.48 0.45 0.36 0.32
< 250K Pop. 1.15 1.09 0.68 0.62 0.52 0.41
Nonmetro 0.80 0.77 0.43 0.48 0.32 0.36
Urbanized 1.37 1.27 0.65 0.79 0.45 0.58
Less Urbanized 1.06 1.11 0.65 0.65 0.52 0.47
Completely Rural 2.65 2.39 1.20 1.10 0.77 1.01
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.6663   0.5902   0.8725  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5659   0.4842   0.5112  
New England 0.8209   0.9765   0.5514  
Middle Atlantic 0.4167   0.4025   0.6686  
Midwest 0.2612   0.2015   0.4262  
East North Central 0.6458   0.2261   0.3515  
West North Central 0.1840   0.6675   0.9629  
South 0.8932   0.1046   0.9974  
South Atlantic 0.9037   0.1602   0.7683  
East South Central 0.6525   0.8701   0.9766  
West South Central 0.4653   0.2219   0.6313  
West 0.7392   0.8130   0.6324  
Mountain 0.1140   0.0917   0.0499  
Pacific 0.7634   0.3161   0.6542  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2416   0.9967   0.2387  
Small Metro 0.7086   0.2310   0.0767  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8965   0.1159   0.0310  
< 250K Pop. 0.6174   0.8523   0.8453  
Nonmetro 0.3823   0.8875   0.5061  
Urbanized 0.2588   0.8814   0.5726  
Less Urbanized 0.6694   0.9313   0.4614  
Completely Rural 0.5802   0.7804   0.6833  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 721 706 957 956 1,019 983
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 299 305 375 394 421 410
New England 121 135 175 157 191 187
Middle Atlantic 270 274 330 362 372 364
Midwest 232 230 353 341 372 369
East North Central 186 196 285 286 311 322
West North Central 136 121 197 191 207 197
South 465 461 634 638 631 659
South Atlantic 341 340 481 477 495 505
East South Central 169 154 218 221 213 229
West South Central 250 246 335 321 306 321
West 386 378 454 506 504 531
Mountain 168 138 202 218 205 224
Pacific 350 350 410 457 462 481
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,745 1,760 1,514 1,553 1,308 1,345
Small Metro 1,339 1,344 1,114 1,125 931 958
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,119 1,141 926 980 785 831
< 250K Pop. 818 840 672 694 548 570
Nonmetro 882 963 667 756 550 623
Urbanized 617 709 485 572 383 468
Less Urbanized 660 665 504 509 416 416
Completely Rural 410 347 289 248 243 187
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.29 0.28 0.39 0.38 0.41 0.39
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.65 0.66 0.82 0.86 0.92 0.89
New England 1.01 1.12 1.45 1.30 1.59 1.55
Middle Atlantic 0.80 0.80 0.98 1.06 1.10 1.07
Midwest 0.42 0.42 0.64 0.62 0.68 0.67
East North Central 0.48 0.51 0.74 0.74 0.81 0.84
West North Central 0.82 0.73 1.19 1.15 1.26 1.19
South 0.52 0.51 0.71 0.70 0.70 0.72
South Atlantic 0.72 0.71 1.01 0.99 1.04 1.05
East South Central 1.15 1.03 1.48 1.48 1.45 1.54
West South Central 0.90 0.88 1.21 1.14 1.11 1.14
West 0.67 0.65 0.79 0.87 0.88 0.92
Mountain 0.98 0.78 1.17 1.24 1.18 1.27
Pacific 0.88 0.87 1.03 1.14 1.16 1.20
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.41 0.41 0.52 0.54 0.59 0.56
Small Metro 0.50 0.46 0.65 0.67 0.66 0.71
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.60 0.61 0.78 0.82 0.80 0.87
< 250K Pop. 0.88 0.68 1.16 1.14 1.15 1.23
Nonmetro 0.63 0.63 0.86 0.94 0.85 0.89
Urbanized 0.92 0.85 1.50 1.27 1.40 1.28
Less Urbanized 0.94 1.02 1.17 1.43 1.24 1.34
Completely Rural 2.31 2.15 2.90 3.57 2.75 3.15
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.8816   0.6130   0.4775  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4009   0.2988   0.7488  
New England 0.7952   0.4772   0.6645  
Middle Atlantic 0.4186   0.4192   0.5651  
Midwest 0.0949   0.4536   0.6386  
East North Central 0.0265   0.3484   0.5121  
West North Central 0.8506   0.9474   0.8332  
South 0.5908   1.0000   0.5729  
South Atlantic 0.4545   0.9737   0.8385  
East South Central 0.0631   0.2213   0.3948  
West South Central 0.2723   0.4347   0.7871  
West 0.4246   0.3897   0.4183  
Mountain 0.1671   0.6321   0.9606  
Pacific 0.8032   0.4702   0.3689  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2414   0.9570   0.8250  
Small Metro 0.6002   0.6407   0.8326  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7706   0.9352   0.7615  
< 250K Pop. 0.1438   0.4936   0.4562  
Nonmetro 0.2269   0.5480   0.2214  
Urbanized 0.7242   0.8502   0.1925  
Less Urbanized 0.3476   0.5024   0.4788  
Completely Rural 0.4451   0.8575   0.5381  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 112 108 107 101 87 79
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 45 44 44 42 35 32
New England 19 21 18 21 16 17
Middle Atlantic 40 38 40 36 31 28
Midwest 44 41 40 40 32 31
East North Central 35 34 33 32 26 26
West North Central 27 24 21 23 18 16
South 71 68 66 61 51 42
South Atlantic 54 49 51 44 40 33
East South Central 23 23 22 21 17 14
West South Central 41 40 37 35 29 26
West 60 58 57 56 49 46
Mountain 27 28 27 27 19 19
Pacific 54 51 51 49 44 42
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 135 127 116 109 76 72
Small Metro 92 89 79 76 53 48
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 73 69 63 58 42 36
< 250K Pop. 57 61 47 50 32 31
Nonmetro 64 65 53 54 39 31
Urbanized 41 46 34 39 25 23
Less Urbanized 45 47 41 36 27 20
Completely Rural 29 21 20 19 15 10
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.42 0.41 0.34 0.32
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.00 1.00 0.98 0.95 0.78 0.74
New England 1.67 1.88 1.54 1.82 1.35 1.49
Middle Atlantic 1.22 1.18 1.21 1.12 0.95 0.85
Midwest 0.79 0.75 0.70 0.72 0.57 0.55
East North Central 0.88 0.88 0.83 0.83 0.66 0.66
West North Central 1.59 1.43 1.28 1.41 1.09 1.00
South 0.78 0.75 0.73 0.67 0.56 0.47
South Atlantic 1.17 1.08 1.10 0.96 0.86 0.73
East South Central 1.56 1.55 1.46 1.43 1.12 0.93
West South Central 1.35 1.33 1.24 1.17 0.95 0.86
West 1.00 0.97 0.95 0.94 0.80 0.77
Mountain 1.50 1.54 1.48 1.47 1.08 1.03
Pacific 1.27 1.22 1.20 1.18 1.04 1.00
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.63 0.63 0.59 0.59 0.48 0.46
Small Metro 0.82 0.71 0.75 0.68 0.63 0.54
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.03 0.86 0.93 0.83 0.75 0.60
< 250K Pop. 1.23 1.28 1.15 1.19 1.06 1.09
Nonmetro 1.00 1.03 0.92 0.92 0.77 0.60
Urbanized 1.39 1.70 1.29 1.53 1.13 0.96
Less Urbanized 1.41 1.43 1.41 1.23 1.10 0.85
Completely Rural 3.78 3.07 2.53 3.01 2.56 1.94
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.1352   0.1533   0.0061  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5182   0.7875   0.1804  
New England 0.7554   0.4780   0.9329  
Middle Atlantic 0.3727   0.5027   0.1166  
Midwest 0.7916   0.9638   0.0606  
East North Central 0.5253   0.5295   0.1265  
West North Central 0.6790   0.4222   0.2680  
South 0.0365   0.0094   0.0796  
South Atlantic 0.3036   0.2138   0.1304  
East South Central 0.3132   0.0214   0.1032  
West South Central 0.0807   0.1126   0.9128  
West 0.6665   0.5793   0.3726  
Mountain 0.3318   0.3724   0.2288  
Pacific 0.9662   0.8899   0.1290  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2917   0.5155   0.1624  
Small Metro 0.7169   0.5891   0.1560  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6487   0.7706   0.4599  
< 250K Pop. 0.9742   0.5350   0.1638  
Nonmetro 0.2140   0.0986   0.0074  
Urbanized 0.6032   0.3744   0.1393  
Less Urbanized 0.4688   0.1893   0.0159  
Completely Rural 0.2270   0.4956   0.6965  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 125 126 147 144 170 163
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 50 45 58 52 69 64
New England 21 22 24 22 32 29
Middle Atlantic 45 40 53 48 60 57
Midwest 37 39 45 50 63 61
East North Central 30 33 36 40 51 50
West North Central 22 21 27 28 36 34
South 74 75 91 91 104 103
South Atlantic 53 58 66 68 77 80
East South Central 31 24 34 30 37 36
West South Central 43 41 54 51 56 53
West 83 78 91 82 96 92
Mountain 54 41 55 42 51 43
Pacific 62 66 71 70 81 80
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 325 329 316 312 261 263
Small Metro 242 233 233 218 208 187
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 189 182 184 170 165 143
< 250K Pop. 161 159 152 149 134 131
Nonmetro 167 202 156 195 133 158
Urbanized 119 173 107 168 86 137
Less Urbanized 123 110 118 102 103 83
Completely Rural 46 34 41 31 35 23
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.38 0.38 0.45 0.44 0.52 0.49
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.84 0.76 0.98 0.87 1.16 1.06
New England 1.40 1.42 1.57 1.44 2.08 1.88
Middle Atlantic 1.02 0.90 1.20 1.07 1.37 1.28
Midwest 0.51 0.53 0.62 0.68 0.86 0.84
East North Central 0.60 0.65 0.72 0.79 1.02 0.99
West North Central 0.96 0.93 1.20 1.24 1.60 1.52
South 0.63 0.64 0.78 0.77 0.89 0.87
South Atlantic 0.89 0.98 1.12 1.14 1.30 1.35
East South Central 1.66 1.30 1.80 1.62 1.98 1.93
West South Central 1.09 1.04 1.37 1.30 1.44 1.36
West 1.06 0.98 1.16 1.03 1.22 1.16
Mountain 2.28 1.74 2.34 1.77 2.18 1.83
Pacific 1.13 1.19 1.29 1.26 1.47 1.45
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.49 0.50 0.60 0.59 0.70 0.68
Small Metro 0.81 0.69 0.89 0.75 0.97 0.89
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.07 0.91 1.13 0.95 1.19 1.09
< 250K Pop. 1.10 0.98 1.42 1.24 1.65 1.48
Nonmetro 0.85 0.95 0.96 1.14 1.18 1.19
Urbanized 1.16 1.22 1.31 1.54 1.50 1.64
Less Urbanized 1.40 1.49 1.61 1.68 2.03 1.72
Completely Rural 3.20 2.56 3.30 3.20 4.00 3.34
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.4409   0.8694   0.8178  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1601   0.1085   0.6642  
New England 0.7418   0.9073   0.7510  
Middle Atlantic 0.1564   0.0851   0.5119  
Midwest 0.1257   0.0423   0.4118  
East North Central 0.1697   0.0191   0.0949  
West North Central 0.4966   0.8056   0.3753  
South 0.7391   0.9615   0.6743  
South Atlantic 0.2756   0.4925   0.1270  
East South Central 0.0283   0.0471   0.0567  
West South Central 0.4870   0.6825   0.8938  
West 0.1390   0.6894   0.7924  
Mountain 0.2596   0.4717   0.6525  
Pacific 0.3167   0.9935   0.9669  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.2265   0.5506   0.4599  
Small Metro 0.9115   0.8360   0.8630  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9117   0.8513   0.9657  
< 250K Pop. 0.9757   0.5003   0.8336  
Nonmetro 0.7045   0.6482   0.5907  
Urbanized 0.7805   0.6718   0.1183  
Less Urbanized 0.7826   0.2255   0.7182  
Completely Rural 0.9322   0.7025   0.3623  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 679 661 933 931 986 958
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 289 283 362 381 407 401
New England 115 124 173 151 191 178
Middle Atlantic 261 254 316 350 357 359
Midwest 212 215 346 329 358 362
East North Central 169 182 282 275 301 312
West North Central 121 113 189 186 196 199
South 442 439 625 621 613 648
South Atlantic 323 326 485 471 484 504
East South Central 156 151 203 211 200 218
West South Central 242 231 323 309 295 313
West 356 353 434 486 487 508
Mountain 149 118 190 208 198 210
Pacific 326 331 392 441 445 461
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,621 1,645 1,400 1,443 1,229 1,264
Small Metro 1,241 1,235 1,023 1,021 865 889
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,027 1,046 841 888 721 766
< 250K Pop. 754 755 616 612 510 523
Nonmetro 798 859 593 663 499 557
Urbanized 537 624 416 488 336 411
Less Urbanized 597 585 448 446 374 374
Completely Rural 363 310 250 219 218 169
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.36 0.34 0.49 0.49 0.52 0.50
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.81 0.79 1.02 1.07 1.15 1.12
New England 1.23 1.33 1.85 1.61 2.04 1.90
Middle Atlantic 1.00 0.96 1.21 1.33 1.36 1.36
Midwest 0.51 0.51 0.82 0.78 0.86 0.86
East North Central 0.58 0.62 0.96 0.93 1.03 1.06
West North Central 0.97 0.89 1.51 1.46 1.56 1.57
South 0.64 0.63 0.90 0.89 0.89 0.92
South Atlantic 0.87 0.87 1.31 1.26 1.31 1.34
East South Central 1.37 1.31 1.78 1.83 1.76 1.89
West South Central 1.17 1.09 1.56 1.46 1.42 1.48
West 0.82 0.80 1.00 1.11 1.12 1.16
Mountain 1.13 0.88 1.45 1.55 1.51 1.57
Pacific 1.08 1.08 1.30 1.45 1.47 1.51
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.50 0.50 0.66 0.68 0.74 0.71
Small Metro 0.60 0.56 0.82 0.86 0.86 0.90
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.71 0.75 0.99 1.06 1.03 1.11
< 250K Pop. 1.10 0.84 1.49 1.47 1.46 1.56
Nonmetro 0.77 0.78 1.07 1.17 1.05 1.11
Urbanized 1.10 0.94 1.88 1.55 1.76 1.65
Less Urbanized 1.15 1.28 1.45 1.77 1.50 1.66
Completely Rural 2.71 2.57 3.44 4.38 3.25 3.70
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.7397   0.6147   0.3972  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.5251   0.4477   0.7818  
New England 0.9452   0.5737   0.6438  
Middle Atlantic 0.5046   0.5697   0.5935  
Midwest 0.0848   0.5563   0.7804  
East North Central 0.0258   0.4970   0.7040  
West North Central 0.9071   0.9645   0.9214  
South 0.7504   0.8383   0.4822  
South Atlantic 0.5715   0.9076   0.6350  
East South Central 0.1060   0.2270   0.4908  
West South Central 0.4195   0.5639   0.8140  
West 0.7271   0.5003   0.4249  
Mountain 0.3777   0.8737   0.7531  
Pacific 0.9920   0.5032   0.3146  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1173   0.8624   0.7912  
Small Metro 0.6395   0.5658   0.7705  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6618   0.9627   0.7527  
< 250K Pop. 0.1089   0.3535   0.3703  
Nonmetro 0.1240   0.3625   0.1526  
Urbanized 0.5147   0.7643   0.1988  
Less Urbanized 0.2888   0.3011   0.3147  
Completely Rural 0.3297   0.8571   0.5954  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 694 682 955 950 1,011 977
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 292 292 371 392 415 408
New England 117 132 174 157 192 186
Middle Atlantic 264 261 325 360 365 363
Midwest 217 218 352 337 373 369
East North Central 173 186 285 281 311 320
West North Central 125 114 195 189 207 197
South 456 449 639 639 630 659
South Atlantic 331 328 488 476 498 504
East South Central 165 152 214 219 209 230
West South Central 248 241 335 322 301 321
West 365 364 446 501 498 525
Mountain 161 131 198 216 203 219
Pacific 330 339 403 453 456 477
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,698 1,723 1,476 1,520 1,287 1,329
Small Metro 1,301 1,304 1,083 1,090 916 941
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,087 1,109 900 952 774 817
< 250K Pop. 789 809 650 668 536 560
Nonmetro 853 936 645 734 540 610
Urbanized 596 686 470 551 375 457
Less Urbanized 636 642 486 492 407 408
Completely Rural 391 335 274 239 234 182
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.31 0.30 0.43 0.42 0.45 0.43
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.71 0.70 0.89 0.94 1.00 0.98
New England 1.08 1.20 1.60 1.43 1.77 1.70
Middle Atlantic 0.87 0.85 1.06 1.17 1.20 1.18
Midwest 0.44 0.44 0.72 0.68 0.76 0.75
East North Central 0.50 0.54 0.83 0.81 0.91 0.93
West North Central 0.85 0.77 1.32 1.26 1.39 1.32
South 0.56 0.55 0.79 0.78 0.78 0.80
South Atlantic 0.77 0.76 1.14 1.10 1.16 1.16
East South Central 1.24 1.13 1.61 1.64 1.58 1.71
West South Central 1.01 0.96 1.36 1.28 1.22 1.28
West 0.71 0.70 0.87 0.97 0.97 1.01
Mountain 1.04 0.83 1.28 1.37 1.31 1.39
Pacific 0.92 0.94 1.13 1.26 1.28 1.32
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.44 0.44 0.58 0.59 0.65 0.62
Small Metro 0.53 0.49 0.71 0.74 0.73 0.78
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.63 0.65 0.86 0.91 0.89 0.96
< 250K Pop. 0.94 0.73 1.27 1.27 1.26 1.35
Nonmetro 0.68 0.70 0.96 1.05 0.95 0.98
Urbanized 0.96 0.82 1.64 1.36 1.55 1.42
Less Urbanized 1.02 1.16 1.31 1.60 1.38 1.49
Completely Rural 2.53 2.36 3.23 3.99 3.03 3.41
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.8485   0.6126   0.4321  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4025   0.3234   0.7270  
New England 0.8981   0.5699   0.6251  
Middle Atlantic 0.3871   0.4118   0.5217  
Midwest 0.0545   0.3950   0.6821  
East North Central 0.0167   0.3359   0.5392  
West North Central 0.9922   0.9245   0.8062  
South 0.7185   0.8556   0.5375  
South Atlantic 0.4682   0.9781   0.8022  
East South Central 0.0495   0.1579   0.3544  
West South Central 0.3689   0.5231   0.8087  
West 0.5227   0.4693   0.4098  
Mountain 0.2474   0.7518   0.8351  
Pacific 0.8724   0.5168   0.3242  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1775   0.9572   0.8724  
Small Metro 0.6177   0.6367   0.7867  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7059   0.9778   0.7363  
< 250K Pop. 0.1174   0.4415   0.3768  
Nonmetro 0.1492   0.4367   0.1484  
Urbanized 0.5627   0.7450   0.1429  
Less Urbanized 0.3220   0.4349   0.3853  
Completely Rural 0.3428   0.9082   0.5613  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 1,019 983 770 735 429 414
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 421 410 321 307 174 183
New England 191 187 155 139 91 79
Middle Atlantic 372 364 279 274 149 165
Midwest 372 369 325 313 174 183
East North Central 311 322 254 270 149 149
West North Central 207 197 184 164 93 111
South 631 659 467 484 264 269
South Atlantic 495 505 365 371 206 199
East South Central 213 229 143 160 83 99
West South Central 306 321 252 251 136 148
West 504 531 387 370 224 209
Mountain 205 224 171 168 121 95
Pacific 462 481 344 331 187 188
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,308 1,345 685 733 340 326
Small Metro 931 958 523 470 261 227
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 785 831 434 395 227 180
< 250K Pop. 548 570 305 290 130 148
Nonmetro 550 623 353 385 165 215
Urbanized 383 468 263 287 130 150
Less Urbanized 416 416 253 258 102 135
Completely Rural 243 187 130 110 35 76
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.41 0.39 0.31 0.29 0.17 0.17
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.92 0.89 0.70 0.67 0.38 0.40
New England 1.59 1.55 1.29 1.16 0.75 0.66
Middle Atlantic 1.10 1.07 0.83 0.80 0.44 0.49
Midwest 0.68 0.67 0.59 0.57 0.32 0.33
East North Central 0.81 0.84 0.66 0.70 0.39 0.39
West North Central 1.26 1.19 1.11 0.99 0.56 0.67
South 0.70 0.72 0.52 0.53 0.29 0.30
South Atlantic 1.04 1.05 0.77 0.77 0.43 0.41
East South Central 1.45 1.54 0.97 1.08 0.56 0.67
West South Central 1.11 1.14 0.91 0.90 0.49 0.53
West 0.88 0.92 0.68 0.64 0.39 0.36
Mountain 1.18 1.27 0.99 0.95 0.70 0.54
Pacific 1.16 1.20 0.86 0.82 0.47 0.47
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.59 0.56 0.44 0.43 0.25 0.23
Small Metro 0.66 0.71 0.54 0.50 0.31 0.28
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.80 0.87 0.62 0.61 0.39 0.33
< 250K Pop. 1.15 1.23 0.98 0.92 0.50 0.57
Nonmetro 0.85 0.89 0.69 0.72 0.37 0.47
Urbanized 1.40 1.28 1.06 1.16 0.67 0.77
Less Urbanized 1.24 1.34 1.01 1.03 0.48 0.62
Completely Rural 2.75 3.15 2.02 2.33 0.65 1.78
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.4775   0.9626   0.7231  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7488   0.3122   0.2275  
New England 0.6645   0.9892   0.4966  
Middle Atlantic 0.5651   0.2507   0.0830  
Midwest 0.6386   0.5882   0.6718  
East North Central 0.5121   0.8326   0.9840  
West North Central 0.8332   0.5144   0.4865  
South 0.5729   0.6155   0.5847  
South Atlantic 0.8385   0.9745   0.9266  
East South Central 0.3948   0.9146   0.4737  
West South Central 0.7871   0.3944   0.6388  
West 0.4183   0.3628   0.1578  
Mountain 0.9606   0.4162   0.3552  
Pacific 0.3689   0.5228   0.2737  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8250   0.3116   0.3907  
Small Metro 0.8326   0.2544   0.1962  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7615   0.0583   0.0194  
< 250K Pop. 0.4562   0.5784   0.2763  
Nonmetro 0.2214   0.7215   0.3351  
Urbanized 0.1925   0.4158   0.9972  
Less Urbanized 0.4788   0.7180   0.3143  
Completely Rural 0.5381   0.7815   0.3070  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 87 79 69 57 37 30
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 35 32 28 27 14 13
New England 16 17 12 15 6 7
Middle Atlantic 31 28 25 22 12 11
Midwest 32 31 27 23 18 12
East North Central 26 26 21 20 13 10
West North Central 18 16 16 12 12 6
South 51 42 42 33 22 17
South Atlantic 40 33 32 24 16 13
East South Central 17 14 14 12 6 4
West South Central 29 26 24 21 13 11
West 49 46 38 32 19 18
Mountain 19 19 16 15 7 9
Pacific 44 42 34 28 17 16
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 76 72 55 48 26 23
Small Metro 53 48 39 36 18 18
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 42 36 31 27 14 15
< 250K Pop. 32 31 23 23 11 9
Nonmetro 39 31 32 25 18 12
Urbanized 25 23 18 18 9 9
Less Urbanized 27 20 23 17 12 7
Completely Rural 15 10 14 7 12 2
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.34 0.32 0.27 0.23 0.15 0.12
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.78 0.74 0.63 0.62 0.31 0.30
New England 1.35 1.49 1.07 1.36 0.56 0.66
Middle Atlantic 0.95 0.85 0.76 0.68 0.37 0.33
Midwest 0.57 0.55 0.47 0.42 0.31 0.21
East North Central 0.66 0.66 0.54 0.51 0.33 0.26
West North Central 1.09 1.00 0.95 0.74 0.71 0.36
South 0.56 0.47 0.47 0.37 0.24 0.19
South Atlantic 0.86 0.73 0.70 0.53 0.35 0.29
East South Central 1.12 0.93 0.96 0.80 0.40 0.28
West South Central 0.95 0.86 0.80 0.69 0.42 0.36
West 0.80 0.77 0.63 0.54 0.31 0.31
Mountain 1.08 1.03 0.87 0.85 0.41 0.48
Pacific 1.04 1.00 0.79 0.68 0.41 0.39
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.48 0.46 0.36 0.33 0.19 0.17
Small Metro 0.63 0.54 0.49 0.44 0.24 0.24
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.75 0.60 0.58 0.50 0.28 0.31
< 250K Pop. 1.06 1.09 0.84 0.85 0.46 0.36
Nonmetro 0.77 0.60 0.66 0.53 0.43 0.27
Urbanized 1.13 0.96 0.87 0.87 0.51 0.47
Less Urbanized 1.10 0.85 1.00 0.75 0.59 0.35
Completely Rural 2.56 1.94 2.62 1.55 2.63 0.59
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.0061   0.0132   0.0610  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1804   0.8058   0.5109  
New England 0.9329   0.4585   0.3868  
Middle Atlantic 0.1166   0.4764   0.1909  
Midwest 0.0606   0.0320   0.0137  
East North Central 0.1265   0.1932   0.1602  
West North Central 0.2680   0.0584   0.0251  
South 0.0796   0.0736   0.1895  
South Atlantic 0.1304   0.1339   0.7198  
East South Central 0.1032   0.2571   0.1284  
West South Central 0.9128   0.6343   0.2851  
West 0.3726   0.4124   0.6964  
Mountain 0.2288   0.8684   0.3588  
Pacific 0.1290   0.3048   0.9787  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1624   0.0741   0.1950  
Small Metro 0.1560   0.5776   0.6759  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4599   0.6270   0.2859  
< 250K Pop. 0.1638   0.7748   0.3916  
Nonmetro 0.0074   0.0263   0.0085  
Urbanized 0.1393   0.4386   0.4209  
Less Urbanized 0.0159   0.0639   0.0310  
Completely Rural 0.6965   0.2415   0.1442  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 170 163 169 167 114 124
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 69 64 73 65 50 53
New England 32 29 35 29 27 29
Middle Atlantic 60 57 64 58 42 44
Midwest 63 61 62 60 46 45
East North Central 51 50 52 46 39 37
West North Central 36 34 34 37 27 25
South 104 103 99 108 66 83
South Atlantic 77 80 74 89 50 71
East South Central 37 36 36 34 22 26
West South Central 56 53 56 49 36 32
West 96 92 92 89 64 59
Mountain 51 43 42 42 27 31
Pacific 81 80 82 78 58 49
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 261 263 205 196 101 100
Small Metro 208 187 159 144 83 73
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 165 143 124 110 68 57
< 250K Pop. 134 131 102 98 47 48
Nonmetro 133 158 107 133 47 87
Urbanized 86 137 70 116 35 79
Less Urbanized 103 83 83 67 34 38
Completely Rural 35 23 26 17 11 7
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.52 0.49 0.52 0.51 0.35 0.38
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.16 1.06 1.24 1.09 0.85 0.88
New England 2.08 1.88 2.28 1.85 1.78 1.84
Middle Atlantic 1.37 1.28 1.47 1.31 0.96 1.00
Midwest 0.86 0.84 0.85 0.82 0.63 0.62
East North Central 1.02 0.99 1.04 0.92 0.77 0.74
West North Central 1.60 1.52 1.52 1.64 1.18 1.10
South 0.89 0.87 0.85 0.92 0.56 0.70
South Atlantic 1.30 1.35 1.25 1.49 0.85 1.20
East South Central 1.98 1.93 1.93 1.83 1.19 1.41
West South Central 1.44 1.36 1.43 1.26 0.91 0.82
West 1.22 1.16 1.17 1.13 0.82 0.74
Mountain 2.18 1.83 1.78 1.78 1.13 1.31
Pacific 1.47 1.45 1.48 1.41 1.06 0.89
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.70 0.68 0.72 0.68 0.49 0.47
Small Metro 0.97 0.89 0.94 0.85 0.62 0.60
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.19 1.09 1.15 1.02 0.78 0.72
< 250K Pop. 1.65 1.48 1.53 1.47 1.03 1.08
Nonmetro 1.18 1.19 1.16 1.27 0.72 1.24
Urbanized 1.50 1.64 1.54 2.05 1.09 2.23
Less Urbanized 2.03 1.72 1.93 1.61 1.07 1.24
Completely Rural 4.00 3.34 3.39 2.95 2.70 1.85
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.8178   0.3249   0.7105  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.6642   0.8565   0.5093  
New England 0.7510   0.1786   0.2524  
Middle Atlantic 0.5119   0.3635   0.1314  
Midwest 0.4118   0.8950   0.2525  
East North Central 0.0949   0.4654   0.2300  
West North Central 0.3753   0.4656   0.8124  
South 0.6743   0.1149   0.8353  
South Atlantic 0.1270   0.0545   0.5421  
East South Central 0.0567   0.8272   0.2078  
West South Central 0.8938   0.7441   0.8158  
West 0.7924   0.9619   0.0734  
Mountain 0.6525   0.5215   0.9675  
Pacific 0.9669   0.7046   0.0411  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.4599   0.4585   0.6143  
Small Metro 0.8630   0.4764   0.0702  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9657   0.5959   0.0116  
< 250K Pop. 0.8336   0.5797   0.7470  
Nonmetro 0.5907   0.9425   0.5341  
Urbanized 0.1183   0.5249   0.5111  
Less Urbanized 0.7182   0.6760   0.7232  
Completely Rural 0.3623   0.2467   0.4694  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 986 958 714 703 402 391
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 407 401 300 297 160 170
New England 191 178 147 133 84 71
Middle Atlantic 357 359 260 266 137 154
Midwest 358 362 305 300 164 176
East North Central 301 312 244 260 141 143
West North Central 196 199 169 158 86 106
South 613 648 436 469 250 255
South Atlantic 484 504 342 360 196 185
East South Central 200 218 131 154 81 91
West South Central 295 313 233 247 128 142
West 487 508 353 350 208 199
Mountain 198 210 160 156 116 86
Pacific 445 461 313 314 173 181
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,229 1,264 616 676 317 309
Small Metro 865 889 469 432 237 215
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 721 766 394 362 209 171
< 250K Pop. 510 523 261 257 115 134
Nonmetro 499 557 314 335 151 189
Urbanized 336 411 227 243 118 124
Less Urbanized 374 374 223 227 93 124
Completely Rural 218 169 110 101 28 74
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.52 0.50 0.38 0.37 0.21 0.20
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.15 1.12 0.84 0.83 0.45 0.47
New England 2.04 1.90 1.58 1.42 0.90 0.76
Middle Atlantic 1.36 1.36 0.99 1.01 0.52 0.59
Midwest 0.86 0.86 0.73 0.71 0.39 0.42
East North Central 1.03 1.06 0.83 0.88 0.48 0.49
West North Central 1.56 1.57 1.34 1.25 0.68 0.84
South 0.89 0.92 0.63 0.67 0.36 0.36
South Atlantic 1.31 1.34 0.92 0.96 0.53 0.49
East South Central 1.76 1.89 1.15 1.34 0.71 0.79
West South Central 1.42 1.48 1.13 1.17 0.62 0.67
West 1.12 1.16 0.81 0.80 0.48 0.45
Mountain 1.51 1.57 1.22 1.17 0.88 0.64
Pacific 1.47 1.51 1.04 1.03 0.57 0.59
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.74 0.71 0.53 0.54 0.31 0.29
Small Metro 0.86 0.90 0.67 0.63 0.38 0.35
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.03 1.11 0.79 0.76 0.49 0.42
< 250K Pop. 1.46 1.56 1.17 1.13 0.58 0.68
Nonmetro 1.05 1.11 0.83 0.87 0.45 0.56
Urbanized 1.76 1.65 1.32 1.44 0.83 0.90
Less Urbanized 1.50 1.66 1.19 1.24 0.57 0.74
Completely Rural 3.25 3.70 2.28 2.69 0.73 2.13
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.3972   0.6697   0.5465  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7818   0.3327   0.2596  
New England 0.6438   0.8542   0.6238  
Middle Atlantic 0.5935   0.3157   0.1260  
Midwest 0.7804   0.6940   0.7272  
East North Central 0.7040   1.0000   0.8359  
West North Central 0.9214   0.4951   0.3873  
South 0.4822   0.3299   0.4728  
South Atlantic 0.6350   0.6083   0.7721  
East South Central 0.4908   0.8711   0.6106  
West South Central 0.8140   0.3093   0.5179  
West 0.4249   0.3732   0.3297  
Mountain 0.7531   0.3069   0.3072  
Pacific 0.3146   0.6076   0.5845  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7912   0.2373   0.4695  
Small Metro 0.7705   0.4119   0.4374  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7527   0.0928   0.0760  
< 250K Pop. 0.3703   0.3952   0.2180  
Nonmetro 0.1526   0.9218   0.2530  
Urbanized 0.1988   0.3737   0.8876  
Less Urbanized 0.3147   0.4458   0.2089  
Completely Rural 0.5954   0.9310   0.1914  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 1,011 977 766 737 426 414
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 415 408 317 309 173 184
New England 192 186 152 139 90 79
Middle Atlantic 365 363 277 276 148 167
Midwest 373 369 326 311 173 182
East North Central 311 320 254 268 148 147
West North Central 207 197 184 163 92 110
South 630 659 463 482 262 268
South Atlantic 498 504 364 369 206 197
East South Central 209 230 142 160 82 99
West South Central 301 321 247 252 134 148
West 498 525 384 369 222 210
Mountain 203 219 172 166 120 95
Pacific 456 477 342 331 185 189
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,287 1,329 674 726 339 324
Small Metro 916 941 514 461 259 225
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 774 817 427 389 226 179
< 250K Pop. 536 560 298 284 129 146
Nonmetro 540 610 346 377 162 214
Urbanized 375 457 256 281 129 149
Less Urbanized 407 408 248 253 100 135
Completely Rural 234 182 123 108 32 76
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.45 0.43 0.34 0.33 0.19 0.18
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.00 0.98 0.77 0.74 0.42 0.44
New England 1.77 1.70 1.40 1.27 0.83 0.72
Middle Atlantic 1.20 1.18 0.91 0.90 0.49 0.54
Midwest 0.76 0.75 0.66 0.63 0.35 0.37
East North Central 0.91 0.93 0.74 0.78 0.43 0.43
West North Central 1.39 1.32 1.24 1.09 0.62 0.74
South 0.78 0.80 0.57 0.59 0.32 0.33
South Atlantic 1.16 1.16 0.85 0.85 0.48 0.45
East South Central 1.58 1.71 1.07 1.19 0.62 0.74
West South Central 1.22 1.28 1.00 1.00 0.55 0.59
West 0.97 1.01 0.75 0.71 0.43 0.41
Mountain 1.31 1.39 1.11 1.06 0.78 0.60
Pacific 1.28 1.32 0.96 0.92 0.52 0.52
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.65 0.62 0.48 0.48 0.28 0.25
Small Metro 0.73 0.78 0.59 0.55 0.34 0.31
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.89 0.96 0.69 0.67 0.44 0.37
< 250K Pop. 1.26 1.35 1.08 1.02 0.55 0.63
Nonmetro 0.95 0.98 0.76 0.79 0.40 0.53
Urbanized 1.55 1.42 1.17 1.29 0.73 0.87
Less Urbanized 1.38 1.49 1.11 1.13 0.53 0.68
Completely Rural 3.03 3.41 2.20 2.51 0.69 1.95
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.4321   0.8638   0.6499  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7270   0.3193   0.2189  
New England 0.6251   0.9396   0.4440  
Middle Atlantic 0.5217   0.2392   0.0726  
Midwest 0.6821   0.6711   0.5443  
East North Central 0.5392   0.8824   0.9118  
West North Central 0.8062   0.5927   0.3809  
South 0.5375   0.5482   0.5390  
South Atlantic 0.8022   0.9127   0.9218  
East South Central 0.3544   0.8543   0.4290  
West South Central 0.8087   0.3817   0.5862  
West 0.4098   0.3854   0.1412  
Mountain 0.8351   0.3925   0.3130  
Pacific 0.3242   0.5656   0.2645  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8724   0.2831   0.3651  
Small Metro 0.7867   0.2578   0.1774  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7363   0.0551   0.0136  
< 250K Pop. 0.3768   0.5557   0.2472  
Nonmetro 0.1484   0.8641   0.2370  
Urbanized 0.1429   0.4617   0.9517  
Less Urbanized 0.3853   0.6055   0.2334  
Completely Rural 0.5613   0.8627   0.2319  
90327
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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 312 286 292 261 230 200
GENDER            
Male 191 182 178 164 141 131
Female 190 177 181 168 140 123
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 280 251 268 230 211 176
White 250 222 237 205 187 156
Black or African American 100 103 82 88 60 61
American Indian or Alaska Native 22 20 22 17 16 14
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 14 * 11 * *
Asian 49 59 43 49 34 34
Two or More Races 25 26 22 23 17 18
Hispanic or Latino 121 123 104 111 77 81
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 155 138 147 124 119 101
Female, White, Not Hispanic 148 136 142 130 111 98
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 65 65 55 54 39 40
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 59 61 49 55 38 38
Male, Hispanic 79 91 72 81 53 59
Female, Hispanic 75 71 66 66 49 48
90327
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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.45 0.42 0.47 0.42 0.45 0.40
GENDER            
Male 0.59 0.54 0.59 0.53 0.56 0.53
Female 0.61 0.58 0.63 0.60 0.59 0.53
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.50 0.45 0.53 0.45 0.50 0.42
White 0.53 0.51 0.56 0.51 0.56 0.49
Black or African American 1.07 1.14 1.00 0.99 0.89 0.85
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.45 4.36 4.73 4.71 5.42 5.23
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 5.86 * 5.33 * *
Asian 2.20 2.66 2.07 2.42 1.83 1.95
Two or More Races 2.81 2.55 2.80 2.47 2.41 2.24
Hispanic or Latino 1.01 1.04 0.98 1.06 0.89 0.93
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.71 0.66 0.72 0.64 0.71 0.65
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.73 0.70 0.76 0.72 0.73 0.66
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.46 1.52 1.42 1.37 1.17 1.18
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.47 1.44 1.37 1.29 1.23 1.10
Male, Hispanic 1.32 1.46 1.28 1.49 1.20 1.28
Female, Hispanic 1.50 1.43 1.45 1.48 1.24 1.26
90327
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, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.1942   0.1721   0.0105  
GENDER            
Male 0.1645   0.0417   0.0723  
Female 0.5794   0.9518   0.0328  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1228   0.1318   0.0223  
White 0.0072   0.0081   0.0077  
Black or African American 0.2177   0.0699   0.5514  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1390   0.7095   0.7982  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.3806   0.3193   0.8645  
Two or More Races 0.5022   0.3643   0.3108  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8432   0.9797   0.2011  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.0029   0.0026   0.0114  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.2954   0.3087   0.1449  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.2749   0.5527   0.2975  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4524   0.0369   0.8673  
Male, Hispanic 0.5973   0.7541   0.7688  
Female, Hispanic 0.8089   0.7847   0.1130  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 2,047 2,109 1,781 1,823 1,550 1,608
GENDER            
Male 1,313 1,294 1,157 1,183 1,038 1,073
Female 1,253 1,326 1,078 1,106 927 964
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,909 1,997 1,643 1,707 1,429 1,511
White 1,828 1,853 1,563 1,586 1,360 1,429
Black or African American 720 636 541 513 449 442
American Indian or Alaska Native 128 97 * 85 92 83
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 337 397 304 346 243 281
Two or More Races 154 179 130 149 107 139
Hispanic or Latino 677 664 567 564 498 479
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,143 1,137 989 1,014 898 932
Female, White, Not Hispanic 1,077 1,119 936 947 809 836
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 436 395 339 355 299 323
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 468 419 355 325 273 273
Male, Hispanic 450 444 400 398 359 367
Female, Hispanic 418 425 346 354 292 277
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.33 0.32 0.45 0.45 0.48 0.46
GENDER            
Male 0.36 0.34 0.58 0.57 0.65 0.61
Female 0.50 0.49 0.61 0.61 0.61 0.60
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.32 0.33 0.47 0.47 0.50 0.48
White 0.30 0.33 0.50 0.50 0.54 0.54
Black or African American 1.03 1.04 1.40 1.26 1.32 1.24
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.53 4.25 * 5.78 5.90 5.97
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.31 2.22 2.39 2.37 2.16 2.27
Two or More Races 2.36 2.21 3.72 3.91 3.89 3.97
Hispanic or Latino 1.19 1.06 1.22 1.25 1.28 1.26
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.33 0.31 0.63 0.64 0.73 0.70
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.47 0.53 0.69 0.70 0.70 0.70
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.33 1.34 2.04 1.73 2.03 1.95
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.52 1.74 1.76 1.87 1.56 1.69
Male, Hispanic 1.36 1.29 1.69 1.70 1.79 1.83
Female, Hispanic 1.92 1.54 1.85 1.72 1.80 1.61
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.8895   0.4382   0.2553  
GENDER            
Male 0.5902   0.2903   0.1068  
Female 0.5913   0.8673   0.9237  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4550   0.5923   0.3477  
White 0.3884   0.8773   0.6713  
Black or African American 0.9186   0.1853   0.0981  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3299   *   0.9093  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.4830   0.4846   0.5543  
Two or More Races 0.7083   0.5030   0.8631  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2065   0.3544   0.3504  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.1632   0.5678   0.2316  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0580   0.7858   0.5896  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.5994   0.0765   0.0912  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.8320   0.7905   0.4595  
Male, Hispanic 0.8094   0.6504   0.5859  
Female, Hispanic 0.1424   0.4144   0.4429  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 230 200 181 157 92 84
GENDER            
Male 141 131 122 108 72 65
Female 140 123 103 95 49 46
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 211 176 167 143 87 78
White 187 156 154 130 81 73
Black or African American 60 61 38 38 16 16
American Indian or Alaska Native 16 14 * * * 3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 3 5
Asian 34 34 23 24 11 10
Two or More Races 17 18 13 14 8 6
Hispanic or Latino 77 81 64 61 30 28
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 119 101 104 88 65 56
Female, White, Not Hispanic 111 98 86 78 41 40
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 39 40 29 29 15 13
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 38 38 21 22 5 9
Male, Hispanic 53 59 47 47 25 24
Female, Hispanic 49 48 36 35 15 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, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.45 0.40 0.39 0.34 0.22 0.21
GENDER            
Male 0.56 0.53 0.51 0.46 0.34 0.31
Female 0.59 0.53 0.48 0.44 0.25 0.24
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.50 0.42 0.43 0.38 0.25 0.23
White 0.56 0.49 0.51 0.45 0.31 0.29
Black or African American 0.89 0.85 0.60 0.58 0.28 0.27
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.42 5.23 * * * 1.36
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 2.49 2.83
Asian 1.83 1.95 1.35 1.44 0.67 0.69
Two or More Races 2.41 2.24 2.01 1.88 1.33 0.92
Hispanic or Latino 0.89 0.93 0.80 0.73 0.40 0.39
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.71 0.65 0.67 0.61 0.47 0.44
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.73 0.66 0.63 0.58 0.34 0.34
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.17 1.18 0.93 0.92 0.51 0.44
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.23 1.10 0.70 0.73 0.17 0.29
Male, Hispanic 1.20 1.28 1.13 1.06 0.66 0.65
Female, Hispanic 1.24 1.26 0.99 0.96 0.44 0.43
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.0105   0.0154   0.1149  
GENDER            
Male 0.0723   0.0058   0.0806  
Female 0.0328   0.3809   0.6948  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0223   0.0438   0.0968  
White 0.0077   0.0177   0.0737  
Black or African American 0.5514   0.2731   0.2622  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7982   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   0.7554  
Asian 0.8645   0.8931   0.8181  
Two or More Races 0.3108   0.6281   0.6160  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2011   0.1212   0.9692  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.0114   0.0058   0.0314  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.1449   0.4608   0.7980  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.2975   0.4177   0.6865  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.8673   0.3903   0.0668  
Male, Hispanic 0.7688   0.2259   0.9820  
Female, Hispanic 0.1130   0.2809   0.9259  
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Table 2.80C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 1,550 1,608 853 848 438 407
GENDER            
Male 1,038 1,073 681 707 388 358
Female 927 964 412 426 167 193
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,429 1,511 777 782 403 374
White 1,360 1,429 734 727 381 359
Black or African American 449 442 272 296 111 152
American Indian or Alaska Native 92 83 53 37 36 13
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 9
Asian 243 281 130 135 56 53
Two or More Races 107 139 65 67 39 42
Hispanic or Latino 498 479 325 347 147 164
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 898 932 581 587 343 307
Female, White, Not Hispanic 809 836 348 356 134 163
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 299 323 229 249 93 131
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 273 273 132 140 57 78
Male, Hispanic 359 367 262 288 117 140
Female, Hispanic 292 277 155 166 79 54
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Table 2.80D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2007 and 2008
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.48 0.46 0.35 0.34 0.20 0.19
GENDER            
Male 0.65 0.61 0.57 0.57 0.36 0.34
Female 0.61 0.60 0.35 0.36 0.15 0.17
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.50 0.48 0.37 0.36 0.21 0.20
White 0.54 0.54 0.43 0.42 0.25 0.23
Black or African American 1.32 1.24 0.98 1.04 0.46 0.62
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.90 5.97 4.57 4.35 3.23 1.54
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 1.25
Asian 2.16 2.27 1.36 1.39 0.62 0.58
Two or More Races 3.89 3.97 2.90 2.98 1.79 1.84
Hispanic or Latino 1.28 1.26 0.99 1.06 0.52 0.57
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.73 0.70 0.68 0.69 0.45 0.41
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.70 0.70 0.43 0.43 0.18 0.21
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 2.03 1.95 1.78 1.88 0.88 1.18
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.56 1.69 0.97 0.97 0.44 0.57
Male, Hispanic 1.79 1.83 1.59 1.64 0.82 0.94
Female, Hispanic 1.80 1.61 1.08 1.14 0.58 0.40
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Table 2.80P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2008 Versus 2007
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2007)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
*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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.2553   0.7802   0.5936  
GENDER            
Male 0.1068   0.8406   0.8013  
Female 0.9237   0.8411   0.4763  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3477   0.5337   0.6609  
White 0.6713   0.3944   0.9071  
Black or African American 0.0981   0.3245   0.0250  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9093   0.5499   0.0806  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.5543   0.6920   0.7761  
Two or More Races 0.8631   0.7880   0.8788  
Hispanic or Latino 0.3504   0.0290   0.6872  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.2316   0.3280   0.4590  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.5896   0.8432   0.2056  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.0912   0.1753   0.0061  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4595   0.8600   0.9125  
Male, Hispanic 0.5859   0.0969   0.4156  
Female, Hispanic 0.4429   0.1228   0.5385  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 312 288 293 264 231 201
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 126 120 121 114 95 83
New England 65 70 62 66 56 47
Middle Atlantic 108 98 104 93 77 68
Midwest 117 108 109 99 88 73
East North Central 91 89 85 81 67 60
West North Central 84 61 75 56 62 41
South 198 172 183 152 139 114
South Atlantic 165 130 154 117 119 87
East South Central 53 61 47 51 33 37
West South Central 98 92 86 84 66 67
West 163 161 149 146 118 113
Mountain 60 70 56 64 44 45
Pacific 150 144 137 132 109 104
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 239 222 220 203 165 153
Small Metro 173 171 161 150 132 112
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 139 125 129 109 104 80
< 250K Pop. 107 122 98 107 80 81
Nonmetro 136 111 123 100 95 68
Urbanized 100 79 89 73 67 51
Less Urbanized 92 81 85 68 66 44
Completely Rural 46 33 35 31 24 17
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.45 0.43 0.47 0.43 0.46 0.40
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.98 1.00 1.03 1.03 1.00 0.92
New England 1.79 1.95 1.88 1.94 2.17 1.76
Middle Atlantic 1.17 1.16 1.23 1.21 1.10 1.07
Midwest 0.77 0.72 0.77 0.74 0.77 0.67
East North Central 0.85 0.84 0.86 0.85 0.85 0.78
West North Central 1.73 1.39 1.65 1.42 1.68 1.32
South 0.77 0.75 0.81 0.71 0.75 0.63
South Atlantic 1.22 1.18 1.31 1.09 1.25 1.00
East South Central 1.52 1.62 1.50 1.58 1.16 1.31
West South Central 1.24 1.19 1.24 1.19 1.15 1.10
West 1.06 0.96 1.07 0.96 0.99 0.91
Mountain 1.47 1.45 1.50 1.41 1.33 1.15
Pacific 1.37 1.22 1.36 1.23 1.27 1.20
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.64 0.59 0.67 0.60 0.62 0.56
Small Metro 0.82 0.79 0.82 0.76 0.81 0.71
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.07 0.97 1.04 0.93 1.00 0.80
< 250K Pop. 1.15 1.30 1.26 1.26 1.38 1.34
Nonmetro 1.09 1.04 1.11 1.02 1.03 0.80
Urbanized 1.79 1.78 1.83 1.73 1.62 1.38
Less Urbanized 1.40 1.38 1.48 1.30 1.52 1.07
Completely Rural 3.67 2.76 2.74 2.99 2.48 1.94
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.2585   0.2012   0.0101  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.7213   0.9732   0.1597  
New England 0.8375   0.9471   0.1922  
Middle Atlantic 0.7630   0.9926   0.3655  
Midwest 0.2735   0.2851   0.0469  
East North Central 0.4169   0.2974   0.0696  
West North Central 0.4682   0.6858   0.3635  
South 0.2126   0.2466   0.3321  
South Atlantic 0.2948   0.4018   0.1143  
East South Central 0.9842   0.2916   0.6204  
West South Central 0.4170   0.7864   0.4042  
West 0.5884   0.9141   0.2338  
Mountain 0.0999   0.2978   0.5132  
Pacific 0.7964   0.5075   0.1082  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.8001   0.7175   0.3199  
Small Metro 0.5316   0.4147   0.1227  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5769   0.6324   0.3744  
< 250K Pop. 0.6756   0.3613   0.1333  
Nonmetro 0.0173   0.0067   0.0050  
Urbanized 0.1426   0.1375   0.1288  
Less Urbanized 0.1359   0.0116   0.0148  
Completely Rural 0.2003   0.6752   0.5335  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 2,053 2,125 1,784 1,834 1,553 1,617
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 885 856 776 782 680 666
New England 437 373 386 337 355 311
Middle Atlantic 774 772 678 705 584 588
Midwest 802 764 697 669 599 587
East North Central 663 630 557 553 483 497
West North Central 425 446 387 405 348 350
South 1,333 1,281 1,139 1,087 961 984
South Atlantic 1,064 991 893 841 762 778
East South Central 391 423 327 307 276 271
West South Central 706 627 605 568 489 496
West 1,057 1,172 902 1,031 815 910
Mountain 466 620 398 512 363 440
Pacific 955 997 810 895 729 799
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,673 1,695 1,449 1,494 1,269 1,311
Small Metro 1,278 1,280 1,058 1,069 895 927
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,067 1,089 879 935 754 805
< 250K Pop. 770 789 632 646 523 547
Nonmetro 832 905 623 705 523 591
Urbanized 573 663 448 528 360 442
Less Urbanized 620 619 470 474 394 395
Completely Rural 379 324 264 231 227 177
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.33 0.32 0.45 0.45 0.48 0.46
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.75 0.73 0.94 0.98 1.05 1.02
New England 1.14 1.23 1.67 1.47 1.85 1.74
Middle Atlantic 0.92 0.89 1.12 1.23 1.25 1.24
Midwest 0.47 0.46 0.76 0.72 0.80 0.79
East North Central 0.53 0.57 0.89 0.86 0.95 0.98
West North Central 0.89 0.80 1.38 1.33 1.46 1.41
South 0.59 0.58 0.83 0.82 0.81 0.85
South Atlantic 0.81 0.80 1.19 1.17 1.21 1.23
East South Central 1.26 1.20 1.66 1.71 1.65 1.78
West South Central 1.07 1.01 1.44 1.34 1.29 1.35
West 0.75 0.74 0.92 1.02 1.03 1.07
Mountain 1.05 0.85 1.32 1.45 1.37 1.45
Pacific 0.99 0.99 1.19 1.34 1.36 1.40
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.46 0.46 0.61 0.62 0.68 0.65
Small Metro 0.55 0.52 0.75 0.80 0.77 0.83
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.65 0.69 0.90 0.98 0.93 1.02
< 250K Pop. 1.00 0.77 1.35 1.36 1.33 1.45
Nonmetro 0.71 0.73 1.00 1.10 0.98 1.04
Urbanized 1.01 0.85 1.72 1.43 1.62 1.51
Less Urbanized 1.08 1.21 1.37 1.67 1.43 1.56
Completely Rural 2.59 2.46 3.34 4.20 3.11 3.57
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2007)
Lifetime
(2008)
Past Year
(2007)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Month
(2007)
Past Month
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 detailed tables).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.8903   0.5428   0.3201  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.4457   0.3465   0.6796  
New England 0.8042   0.4888   0.7808  
Middle Atlantic 0.4646   0.4774   0.5461  
Midwest 0.0821   0.4965   0.7935  
East North Central 0.0219   0.4034   0.6444  
West North Central 0.8519   0.9770   0.7934  
South 0.7820   0.8537   0.4758  
South Atlantic 0.5644   0.9365   0.6736  
East South Central 0.0659   0.1631   0.3766  
West South Central 0.3999   0.4901   0.8446  
West 0.5695   0.4113   0.3535  
Mountain 0.3733   0.8357   0.8080  
Pacific 0.8274   0.4195   0.2664  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1443   0.9186   0.7773  
Small Metro 0.5675   0.5822   0.7024  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7272   0.9381   0.7842  
< 250K Pop. 0.0976   0.4014   0.3271  
Nonmetro 0.0867   0.2909   0.1010  
Urbanized 0.4299   0.6319   0.1255  
Less Urbanized 0.2523   0.2999   0.2879  
Completely Rural 0.2987   0.9051   0.5866  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 231 201 182 158 93 85
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 95 83 76 67 40 41
New England 56 47 45 41 27 26
Middle Atlantic 77 68 61 53 29 31
Midwest 88 73 70 57 36 32
East North Central 67 60 55 48 30 28
West North Central 62 41 48 32 23 16
South 139 114 109 85 49 47
South Atlantic 119 87 91 61 40 37
East South Central 33 37 29 28 13 16
West South Central 66 67 54 53 24 26
West 118 113 95 91 57 46
Mountain 44 45 32 30 17 18
Pacific 109 104 89 86 54 41
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 165 153 133 115 66 59
Small Metro 132 112 102 92 54 46
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 104 80 83 65 46 34
< 250K Pop. 80 81 59 67 29 32
Nonmetro 95 68 76 56 36 37
Urbanized 67 51 52 44 25 31
Less Urbanized 66 44 54 34 25 19
Completely Rural 24 17 19 12 13 4
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.46 0.40 0.39 0.34 0.22 0.21
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.00 0.92 0.90 0.79 0.53 0.55
New England 2.17 1.76 1.94 1.69 1.35 1.26
Middle Atlantic 1.10 1.07 0.99 0.87 0.52 0.59
Midwest 0.77 0.67 0.65 0.57 0.38 0.36
East North Central 0.85 0.78 0.74 0.66 0.46 0.44
West North Central 1.68 1.32 1.38 1.11 0.78 0.63
South 0.75 0.63 0.65 0.53 0.33 0.33
South Atlantic 1.25 1.00 1.05 0.78 0.52 0.51
East South Central 1.16 1.31 1.17 1.09 0.57 0.69
West South Central 1.15 1.10 1.00 0.97 0.49 0.52
West 0.99 0.91 0.88 0.80 0.57 0.47
Mountain 1.33 1.15 1.00 1.01 0.61 0.63
Pacific 1.27 1.20 1.17 1.05 0.76 0.60
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.62 0.56 0.54 0.46 0.30 0.27
Small Metro 0.81 0.71 0.72 0.64 0.42 0.37
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1.00 0.80 0.91 0.71 0.53 0.42
< 250K Pop. 1.38 1.34 1.13 1.22 0.68 0.71
Nonmetro 1.03 0.80 0.89 0.74 0.50 0.56
Urbanized 1.62 1.38 1.33 1.33 0.78 1.09
Less Urbanized 1.52 1.07 1.34 0.91 0.71 0.59
Completely Rural 2.48 1.94 2.30 1.70 1.90 0.76
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.0101   0.0204   0.1520  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.1597   0.4695   0.8039  
New England 0.1922   0.2808   0.7506  
Middle Atlantic 0.3655   0.8520   0.9301  
Midwest 0.0469   0.0182   0.1011  
East North Central 0.0696   0.0422   0.2441  
West North Central 0.3635   0.2352   0.2538  
South 0.3321   0.1953   0.9218  
South Atlantic 0.1143   0.1119   0.5118  
East South Central 0.6204   0.3889   0.3197  
West South Central 0.4042   0.7171   0.8417  
West 0.2338   0.5212   0.3132  
Mountain 0.5132   0.8726   0.6843  
Pacific 0.1082   0.5291   0.2175  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.3199   0.3215   0.9846  
Small Metro 0.1227   0.2010   0.1681  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3744   0.2638   0.1196  
< 250K Pop. 0.1333   0.4804   0.8474  
Nonmetro 0.0050   0.0112   0.0784  
Urbanized 0.1288   0.2002   0.5855  
Less Urbanized 0.0148   0.0263   0.1137  
Completely Rural 0.5335   0.3582   0.0297  
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 1,553 1,617 856 852 438 409
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 680 666 361 360 172 182
New England 355 311 185 155 87 76
Middle Atlantic 584 588 310 325 148 166
Midwest 599 587 367 365 178 190
East North Central 483 497 284 314 152 156
West North Central 348 350 220 202 95 118
South 961 984 532 562 273 269
South Atlantic 762 778 429 424 216 192
East South Central 276 271 154 170 84 97
West South Central 489 496 285 310 135 152
West 815 910 436 422 228 210
Mountain 363 440 204 214 132 97
Pacific 729 799 381 368 185 191
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,269 1,311 653 710 331 318
Small Metro 895 927 495 450 250 221
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 754 805 415 379 220 173
< 250K Pop. 523 547 280 274 124 144
Nonmetro 523 591 335 359 159 201
Urbanized 360 442 246 266 125 136
Less Urbanized 394 395 237 244 98 131
Completely Rural 227 177 118 106 31 75
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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, 2007 and 2008
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.48 0.46 0.36 0.34 0.20 0.19
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1.05 1.02 0.79 0.77 0.43 0.45
New England 1.85 1.74 1.48 1.31 0.84 0.69
Middle Atlantic 1.25 1.24 0.93 0.94 0.50 0.56
Midwest 0.80 0.79 0.69 0.67 0.37 0.39
East North Central 0.95 0.98 0.77 0.83 0.45 0.45
West North Central 1.46 1.41 1.30 1.15 0.64 0.79
South 0.81 0.85 0.59 0.62 0.34 0.34
South Atlantic 1.21 1.23 0.87 0.89 0.50 0.46
East South Central 1.65 1.78 1.10 1.24 0.66 0.76
West South Central 1.29 1.35 1.06 1.06 0.56 0.62
West 1.03 1.07 0.78 0.75 0.45 0.42
Mountain 1.37 1.45 1.16 1.10 0.84 0.62
Pacific 1.36 1.40 0.99 0.96 0.53 0.55
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.68 0.65 0.50 0.50 0.29 0.27
Small Metro 0.77 0.83 0.62 0.59 0.36 0.33
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.93 1.02 0.72 0.71 0.46 0.38
< 250K Pop. 1.33 1.45 1.11 1.07 0.56 0.66
Nonmetro 0.98 1.04 0.79 0.82 0.42 0.53
Urbanized 1.62 1.51 1.24 1.35 0.77 0.86
Less Urbanized 1.43 1.56 1.14 1.18 0.55 0.71
Completely Rural 3.11 3.57 2.23 2.61 0.73 2.03
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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, 2008 Versus 2007
Geographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2007)
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Binge Alcohol
Use
(2008)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2007)
Heavy Alcohol
Use
(2008)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2008 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, 2007 and 2008.
TOTAL 0.3201   0.6569   0.5329  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 0.6796   0.2572   0.1964  
New England 0.7808   0.8175   0.5227  
Middle Atlantic 0.5461   0.2433   0.0759  
Midwest 0.7935   0.8514   0.4728  
East North Central 0.6444   0.9142   0.8153  
West North Central 0.7934   0.6298   0.3752  
South 0.4758   0.4635   0.5641  
South Atlantic 0.6736   0.7666   0.8399  
East South Central 0.3766   0.8108   0.5729  
West South Central 0.8446   0.4137   0.6451  
West 0.3535   0.4088   0.2303  
Mountain 0.8080   0.4036   0.3135  
Pacific 0.2664   0.5899   0.4194  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.7773   0.2345   0.3947  
Small Metro 0.7024   0.3536   0.2913  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.7842   0.0842   0.0364  
< 250K Pop. 0.3271   0.4884   0.2483  
Nonmetro 0.1010   0.9447   0.1829  
Urbanized 0.1255   0.5288   0.9191  
Less Urbanized 0.2879   0.4384   0.1893  
Completely Rural 0.5866   0.8577   0.2084  

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