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2002 National Survey on Drug Use & Health:   Detailed Tables

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Table 2.1A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 171,838 84,731 71,499
     Cigarettes 162,553 71,310 61,136
     Smokeless Tobacco 46,870 10,577 7,787
     Cigars 88,053 25,928 12,751
     Pipes2 40,003 -- 1,816
Alcohol 195,452 155,476 119,820
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 53,787
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 15,860
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.1B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 73.1 36.0 30.4
     Cigarettes 69.1 30.3 26.0
     Smokeless Tobacco 19.9 4.5 3.3
     Cigars 37.4 11.0 5.4
     Pipes2 17.0 -- 0.8
Alcohol 83.1 66.1 51.0
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 22.9
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 6.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.2A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 9,113 5,839 3,767
     Cigarettes 8,242 5,037 3,209
     Smokeless Tobacco 1,975 1,063 487
     Cigars 4,033 2,511 1,117
     Pipes2 687 -- 137
Alcohol 10,747 8,564 4,365
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 2,641
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 630
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.2B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 36.8 23.6 15.2
     Cigarettes 33.3 20.3 13.0
     Smokeless Tobacco 8.0 4.3 2.0
     Cigars 16.3 10.1 4.5
     Pipes2 2.8 -- 0.6
Alcohol 43.4 34.6 17.6
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 10.7
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 2.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.3A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 23,426 17,028 14,049
     Cigarettes 22,099 15,214 12,650
     Smokeless Tobacco 7,367 2,489 1,502
     Cigars 14,148 7,034 3,417
     Pipes2 2,495 -- 332
Alcohol 26,889 24,153 18,759
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 12,699
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 4,625
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.3B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 75.5 54.9 45.3
     Cigarettes 71.2 49.0 40.8
     Smokeless Tobacco 23.7 8.0 4.8
     Cigars 45.6 22.7 11.0
     Pipes2 8.0 -- 1.1
Alcohol 86.7 77.9 60.5
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 40.9
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 14.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.4A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 139,299 61,864 53,683
     Cigarettes 132,212 51,060 45,278
     Smokeless Tobacco 37,528 7,025 5,797
     Cigars 69,872 16,382 8,217
     Pipes2 36,821 -- 1,347
Alcohol 157,816 122,759 96,696
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 38,447
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 10,605
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.4B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 77.7 34.5 29.9
     Cigarettes 73.7 28.5 25.2
     Smokeless Tobacco 20.9 3.9 3.2
     Cigars 39.0 9.1 4.6
     Pipes2 20.5 -- 0.8
Alcohol 88.0 68.4 53.9
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 21.4
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 5.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.5A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 1,355 699 314
     Cigarettes 1,160 599 265
     Smokeless Tobacco 236 106 43
     Cigars 420 193 56
     Pipes2 88 -- 27
Alcohol 1,501 1,004 356
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 150
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 22
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.5B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 16.4 8.4 3.8
     Cigarettes 14.0 7.2 3.2
     Smokeless Tobacco 2.8 1.3 0.5
     Cigars 5.1 2.3 0.7
     Pipes2 1.1 -- 0.3
Alcohol 18.1 12.1 4.3
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1.8
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 0.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.6A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 3,177 1,940 1,133
     Cigarettes 2,874 1,669 949
     Smokeless Tobacco 608 326 148
     Cigars 1,283 778 319
     Pipes2 256 -- 55
Alcohol 3,823 2,966 1,405
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 780
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 159
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.6B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 37.5 22.9 13.4
     Cigarettes 33.9 19.7 11.2
     Smokeless Tobacco 7.2 3.9 1.7
     Cigars 15.1 9.2 3.8
     Pipes2 3.0 -- 0.7
Alcohol 45.1 35.0 16.6
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 9.2
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.7A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 4,581 3,200 2,320
     Cigarettes 4,208 2,769 1,995
     Smokeless Tobacco 1,131 630 296
     Cigars 2,331 1,541 742
     Pipes2 343 -- 55
Alcohol 5,422 4,594 2,604
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1,711
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 449
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.7B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 57.3 40.0 29.0
     Cigarettes 52.6 34.6 24.9
     Smokeless Tobacco 14.1 7.9 3.7
     Cigars 29.1 19.3 9.3
     Pipes2 4.3 -- 0.7
Alcohol 67.8 57.4 32.6
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 21.4
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 5.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.8A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 9,010 6,760 5,414
     Cigarettes 8,422 5,967 4,811
     Smokeless Tobacco 2,602 1,140 636
     Cigars 5,409 3,271 1,624
     Pipes2 909 -- 180
Alcohol 10,164 8,928 6,348
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 4,534
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1,671
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.8B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 72.4 54.3 43.5
     Cigarettes 67.7 47.9 38.7
     Smokeless Tobacco 20.9 9.2 5.1
     Cigars 43.5 26.3 13.0
     Pipes2 7.3 -- 1.4
Alcohol 81.7 71.7 51.0
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 36.4
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 13.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.9A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 14,416 10,268 8,635
     Cigarettes 13,677 9,246 7,839
     Smokeless Tobacco 4,765 1,349 866
     Cigars 8,738 3,763 1,794
     Pipes2 1,586 -- 152
Alcohol 16,725 15,225 12,411
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 8,165
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 2,954
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.9B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 77.6 55.3 46.5
     Cigarettes 73.6 49.8 42.2
     Smokeless Tobacco 25.7 7.3 4.7
     Cigars 47.0 20.3 9.7
     Pipes2 8.5 -- 0.8
Alcohol 90.0 82.0 66.8
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 44.0
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 15.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.10A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 27,306 15,948 13,423
     Cigarettes 25,661 13,429 11,494
     Smokeless Tobacco 10,326 2,340 1,863
     Cigars 14,679 5,052 2,320
     Pipes2 3,349 -- 175
Alcohol 31,725 27,393 21,594
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 11,642
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 3,179
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.10B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 77.7 45.4 38.2
     Cigarettes 73.0 38.2 32.7
     Smokeless Tobacco 29.4 6.7 5.3
     Cigars 41.7 14.4 6.6
     Pipes2 9.5 -- 0.5
Alcohol 90.2 77.9 61.4
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 33.1
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 9.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.11A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 111,993 45,916 40,260
     Cigarettes 106,551 37,631 33,783
     Smokeless Tobacco 27,202 4,685 3,934
     Cigars 55,192 11,330 5,897
     Pipes2 33,472 -- 1,172
Alcohol 126,091 95,365 75,102
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 26,806
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 7,427
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.11B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 77.7 31.8 27.9
     Cigarettes 73.9 26.1 23.4
     Smokeless Tobacco 18.9 3.2 2.7
     Cigars 38.3 7.9 4.1
     Pipes2 23.2 -- 0.8
Alcohol 87.4 66.1 52.1
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 18.6
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 5.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.12A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 90,952 49,558 41,991
     Cigarettes 83,790 37,813 32,636
     Smokeless Tobacco 39,102 9,703 7,242
     Cigars 65,644 20,837 10,669
     Pipes2 34,971 -- 1,487
Alcohol 98,138 80,308 65,210
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 35,456
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 12,216
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.12B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 80.1 43.6 37.0
     Cigarettes 73.8 33.3 28.7
     Smokeless Tobacco 34.4 8.5 6.4
     Cigars 57.8 18.3 9.4
     Pipes2 30.8 -- 1.3
Alcohol 86.4 70.7 57.4
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 31.2
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 10.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.13A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 80,886 35,173 29,509
     Cigarettes 78,763 33,497 28,500
     Smokeless Tobacco 7,767 874 545
     Cigars 22,409 5,091 2,082
     Pipes2 5,032 -- 330
Alcohol 97,314 75,168 54,610
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 18,331
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 3,645
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.13B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 66.6 28.9 24.3
     Cigarettes 64.8 27.6 23.4
     Smokeless Tobacco 6.4 0.7 0.4
     Cigars 18.4 4.2 1.7
     Pipes2 4.1 -- 0.3
Alcohol 80.1 61.8 44.9
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 15.1
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 3.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.14A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 4,855 3,142 2,019
     Cigarettes 4,193 2,499 1,556
     Smokeless Tobacco 1,576 888 436
     Cigars 2,620 1,663 790
     Pipes2 481 -- 89
Alcohol 5,490 4,211 2,200
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1,441
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 395
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.14B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 38.4 24.8 16.0
     Cigarettes 33.2 19.8 12.3
     Smokeless Tobacco 12.5 7.0 3.4
     Cigars 20.7 13.1 6.2
     Pipes2 3.8 -- 0.7
Alcohol 43.4 33.3 17.4
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 11.4
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 3.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.15A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 4,258 2,697 1,748
     Cigarettes 4,049 2,538 1,653
     Smokeless Tobacco 399 175 51
     Cigars 1,413 848 327
     Pipes2 206 -- 49
Alcohol 5,257 4,353 2,165
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1,200
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 235
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.15B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 35.2 22.3 14.4
     Cigarettes 33.4 21.0 13.6
     Smokeless Tobacco 3.3 1.4 0.4
     Cigars 11.7 7.0 2.7
     Pipes2 1.7 -- 0.4
Alcohol 43.4 36.0 17.9
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 9.9
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.16A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 18 to 25: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 12,462 9,618 8,097
     Cigarettes 11,446 8,185 6,897
     Smokeless Tobacco 5,882 2,297 1,455
     Cigars 9,081 5,185 2,605
     Pipes2 2,014 -- 262
Alcohol 13,660 12,438 10,129
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 7,787
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 3,282
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.16B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 18 to 25: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 80.3 61.9 52.1
     Cigarettes 73.7 52.7 44.4
     Smokeless Tobacco 37.9 14.8 9.4
     Cigars 58.5 33.4 16.8
     Pipes2 13.0 -- 1.7
Alcohol 88.0 80.1 65.2
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 50.2
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 21.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.17A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 18 to 25: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 10,964 7,410 5,952
     Cigarettes 10,653 7,029 5,753
     Smokeless Tobacco 1,485 192 47
     Cigars 5,067 1,849 813
     Pipes2 481 -- 69
Alcohol 13,229 11,716 8,630
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 4,911
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 1,343
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.17B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 18 to 25: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 70.8 47.8 38.4
     Cigarettes 68.7 45.4 37.1
     Smokeless Tobacco 9.6 1.2 0.3
     Cigars 32.7 11.9 5.2
     Pipes2 3.1 -- 0.4
Alcohol 85.4 75.6 55.7
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 31.7
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 8.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.18A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 162,725 78,892 67,732
     Cigarettes 154,311 66,273 57,928
     Smokeless Tobacco 44,895 9,514 7,299
     Cigars 84,020 23,417 11,634
     Pipes2 39,316 -- 1,679
Alcohol 184,705 146,912 115,455
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 51,146
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 15,231
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.18B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older: Percentages, 2002
Drug TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Any Tobacco1 77.3 37.5 32.2
     Cigarettes 73.3 31.5 27.5
     Smokeless Tobacco 21.3 4.5 3.5
     Cigars 39.9 11.1 5.5
     Pipes2 18.7 -- 0.8
Alcohol 87.8 69.8 54.9
     Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- 24.3
          Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- 7.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 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, 2002.

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Table 2.19A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 171,838 84,731 71,499
12 447 209 89
13 908 489 226
14 1,366 811 436
15 1,811 1,129 697
16 2,149 1,462 1,022
17 2,431 1,738 1,298
18 3,058 2,299 1,777
19 2,915 2,194 1,790
20 3,036 2,267 1,847
21 3,169 2,394 2,052
22 3,012 2,228 1,826
23 3,004 2,132 1,828
24 2,696 1,840 1,516
25 2,535 1,674 1,412
26–29 11,681 7,228 6,074
30–34 15,625 8,720 7,349
35–39 17,356 9,635 8,446
40–44 17,818 9,125 8,032
45–49 16,893 7,921 6,933
50–54 15,118 6,492 5,564
55–59 11,562 4,236 3,718
60–64 9,320 3,183 2,801
65 or Older 23,926 5,325 4,766
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.19B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 73.1 36.0 30.4
12 10.9 5.1 2.2
13 21.7 11.7 5.4
14 31.3 18.6 10.0
15 44.0 27.5 17.0
16 53.1 36.1 25.3
17 61.6 44.0 32.8
18 70.1 52.7 40.7
19 71.3 53.7 43.8
20 76.0 56.7 46.2
21 78.3 59.1 50.7
22 77.9 57.6 47.2
23 78.8 56.0 48.0
24 76.5 52.2 43.0
25 76.1 50.3 42.4
26–29 76.5 47.3 39.8
30–34 78.5 43.8 36.9
35–39 78.9 43.8 38.4
40–44 81.2 41.6 36.6
45–49 79.7 37.4 32.7
50–54 80.4 34.5 29.6
55–59 78.7 28.8 25.3
60–64 80.3 27.4 24.1
65 or Older 70.4 15.7 14.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.20A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 162,553 71,310 61,136
12 376 180 68
13 783 420 197
14 1,243 708 370
15 1,631 961 579
16 1,961 1,261 885
17 2,247 1,508 1,109
18 2,855 2,014 1,560
19 2,720 1,926 1,580
20 2,847 2,027 1,671
21 3,010 2,184 1,870
22 2,867 1,974 1,632
23 2,846 1,937 1,681
24 2,543 1,654 1,387
25 2,411 1,497 1,270
26–29 10,988 6,292 5,310
30–34 14,673 7,138 6,184
35–39 16,357 7,813 7,045
40–44 16,876 7,619 6,925
45–49 16,037 6,663 6,067
50–54 14,550 5,238 4,597
55–59 11,361 3,700 3,347
60–64 9,053 2,626 2,307
65 or Older 22,317 3,971 3,496
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.20B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 69.1 30.3 26.0
12 9.2 4.4 1.7
13 18.7 10.0 4.7
14 28.5 16.2 8.5
15 39.7 23.4 14.1
16 48.4 31.2 21.9
17 56.9 38.2 28.1
18 65.4 46.2 35.8
19 66.6 47.1 38.7
20 71.2 50.7 41.8
21 74.4 54.0 46.2
22 74.1 51.1 42.2
23 74.7 50.8 44.1
24 72.2 46.9 39.4
25 72.4 45.0 38.1
26–29 72.0 41.2 34.8
30–34 73.8 35.9 31.1
35–39 74.4 35.5 32.0
40–44 76.9 34.7 31.6
45–49 75.7 31.4 28.6
50–54 77.4 27.9 24.5
55–59 77.3 25.2 22.8
60–64 78.0 22.6 19.9
65 or Older 65.7 11.7 10.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.21A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 46,870 10,577 7,787
12 82 32 12
13 154 74 31
14 278 149 61
15 330 177 87
16 485 275 145
17 646 355 151
18 809 405 210
19 847 372 216
20 946 363 210
21 991 312 192
22 949 310 186
23 1,011 324 216
24 979 236 137
25 835 167 134
26–29 4,219 1,076 846
30–34 6,107 1,264 1,018
35–39 5,773 1,232 1,039
40–44 4,883 886 691
45–49 3,503 580 488
50–54 3,282 500 453
55–59 2,213 210 126
60–64 2,083 418 378
65 or Older 5,466 860 760
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.21B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 19.9 4.5 3.3
12 2.0 0.8 0.3
13 3.7 1.8 0.7
14 6.4 3.4 1.4
15 8.0 4.3 2.1
16 12.0 6.8 3.6
17 16.3 9.0 3.8
18 18.5 9.3 4.8
19 20.7 9.1 5.3
20 23.7 9.1 5.3
21 24.5 7.7 4.7
22 24.5 8.0 4.8
23 26.5 8.5 5.7
24 27.8 6.7 3.9
25 25.1 5.0 4.0
26–29 27.6 7.0 5.5
30–34 30.7 6.4 5.1
35–39 26.2 5.6 4.7
40–44 22.3 4.0 3.2
45–49 16.5 2.7 2.3
50–54 17.5 2.7 2.4
55–59 15.1 1.4 0.9
60–64 17.9 3.6 3.3
65 or Older 16.1 2.5 2.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.22A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 88,053 25,928 12,751
12 130 55 22
13 290 138 34
14 473 284 122
15 810 494 197
16 1,097 713 329
17 1,233 827 413
18 1,737 1,181 551
19 1,768 1,067 566
20 1,904 1,022 506
21 1,995 975 468
22 1,816 811 380
23 1,788 810 396
24 1,663 608 292
25 1,476 559 259
26–29 6,496 2,391 1,163
30–34 8,184 2,662 1,157
35–39 9,078 2,837 1,310
40–44 9,474 2,500 1,328
45–49 8,934 2,249 1,184
50–54 7,758 1,675 974
55–59 5,469 826 437
60–64 4,371 397 180
65 or Older 10,107 846 483
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.22B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 37.4 11.0 5.4
12 3.2 1.3 0.5
13 6.9 3.3 0.8
14 10.8 6.5 2.8
15 19.7 12.0 4.8
16 27.1 17.6 8.1
17 31.2 20.9 10.5
18 39.8 27.1 12.6
19 43.3 26.1 13.8
20 47.6 25.6 12.7
21 49.3 24.1 11.6
22 47.0 21.0 9.8
23 46.9 21.3 10.4
24 47.2 17.3 8.3
25 44.3 16.8 7.8
26–29 42.5 15.7 7.6
30–34 41.1 13.4 5.8
35–39 41.3 12.9 6.0
40–44 43.2 11.4 6.1
45–49 42.2 10.6 5.6
50–54 41.3 8.9 5.2
55–59 37.2 5.6 3.0
60–64 37.7 3.4 1.6
65 or Older 29.7 2.5 1.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.23A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 195,452 155,476 119,820
12 476 287 83
13 1,025 717 273
14 1,648 1,227 584
15 2,175 1,739 820
16 2,556 2,141 1,174
17 2,867 2,454 1,431
18 3,436 3,005 2,022
19 3,315 2,891 2,108
20 3,413 3,031 2,218
21 3,684 3,438 2,871
22 3,472 3,217 2,589
23 3,424 3,078 2,521
24 3,143 2,822 2,286
25 3,002 2,670 2,144
26–29 13,723 12,097 9,398
30–34 18,002 15,296 12,196
35–39 20,072 16,623 13,205
40–44 20,088 16,596 13,229
45–49 19,358 15,705 12,466
50–54 17,105 12,807 9,908
55–59 12,855 9,489 7,481
60–64 10,116 7,166 5,798
65 or Older 26,496 16,978 13,015
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.23B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
Total 83.1 66.1 51.0
12 11.6 7.0 2.0
13 24.5 17.1 6.5
14 37.8 28.2 13.4
15 52.9 42.3 19.9
16 63.1 52.9 29.0
17 72.6 62.1 36.2
18 78.8 68.9 46.3
19 81.1 70.8 51.6
20 85.4 75.8 55.5
21 91.0 84.9 70.9
22 89.8 83.2 67.0
23 89.8 80.8 66.2
24 89.2 80.1 64.9
25 90.2 80.2 64.4
26–29 89.9 79.2 61.5
30–34 90.5 76.9 61.3
35–39 91.2 75.6 60.0
40–44 91.6 75.6 60.3
45–49 91.4 74.1 58.8
50–54 91.0 68.1 52.7
55–59 87.5 64.6 50.9
60–64 87.1 61.7 49.9
65 or Older 78.0 50.0 38.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.24A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
Total 119,820 53,787 15,860
12 83 33 2
13 273 117 20
14 584 305 59
15 820 476 100
16 1,174 723 164
17 1,431 988 285
18 2,022 1,421 490
19 2,108 1,564 575
20 2,218 1,549 605
21 2,871 2,031 814
22 2,589 1,783 656
23 2,521 1,657 633
24 2,286 1,387 463
25 2,144 1,308 388
26–29 9,398 5,423 1,600
30–34 12,196 6,218 1,579
35–39 13,205 6,406 1,710
40–44 13,229 5,891 1,449
45–49 12,466 4,767 1,633
50–54 9,908 3,397 1,071
55–59 7,481 2,012 563
60–64 5,798 1,769 540
65 or Older 13,015 2,564 461
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.24B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
Total 51.0 22.9 6.7
12 2.0 0.8 0.0
13 6.5 2.8 0.5
14 13.4 7.0 1.4
15 19.9 11.6 2.4
16 29.0 17.9 4.0
17 36.2 25.0 7.2
18 46.3 32.6 11.2
19 51.6 38.3 14.1
20 55.5 38.7 15.1
21 70.9 50.2 20.1
22 67.0 46.1 17.0
23 66.2 43.5 16.6
24 64.9 39.4 13.2
25 64.4 39.3 11.6
26–29 61.5 35.5 10.5
30–34 61.3 31.3 7.9
35–39 60.0 29.1 7.8
40–44 60.3 26.9 6.6
45–49 58.8 22.5 7.7
50–54 52.7 18.1 5.7
55–59 50.9 13.7 3.8
60–64 49.9 15.2 4.7
65 or Older 38.3 7.5 1.4
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.25A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 171,838 84,731 71,499
AGE      
     12–17 9,113 5,839 3,767
     18–25 23,426 17,028 14,049
     26 or Older 139,299 61,864 53,683
GENDER      
     Male 90,952 49,558 41,991
     Female 80,886 35,173 29,509
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 154,380 75,400 64,163
          White 128,948 62,222 52,905
          Black or African American 17,354 8,909 7,722
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1,260 758 656
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 234
          Asian 4,296 2,111 1,689
          Two or More Races 1,939 1,084 957
     Hispanic or Latino 17,458 9,331 7,336
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.25B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 73.1 36.0 30.4
AGE      
     12–17 36.8 23.6 15.2
     18–25 75.5 54.9 45.3
     26 or Older 77.7 34.5 29.9
GENDER      
     Male 80.1 43.6 37.0
     Female 66.6 28.9 24.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 74.9 36.6 31.1
          White 78.0 37.6 32.0
          Black or African American 64.7 33.2 28.8
          American Indian or Alaska Native 85.2 51.3 44.3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 28.8
          Asian 47.4 23.3 18.6
          Two or More Races 77.2 43.2 38.1
     Hispanic or Latino 60.0 32.1 25.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.26A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 9,113 5,839 3,767
GENDER      
     Male 4,855 3,142 2,019
     Female 4,258 2,697 1,748
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 7,784 5,030 3,309
          White 6,213 4,162 2,824
          Black or African American 1,069 571 330
          American Indian or Alaska Native 118 84 58
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 205 106 39
          Two or More Races 146 85 52
     Hispanic or Latino 1,329 809 458
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 3,346 2,223 1,492
     Female - White 2,867 1,939 1,332
     Male - Black or African American 563 332 205
     Female - Black or African American 506 240 125
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 697 430 248
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 632 379 210
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.26B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 36.8 23.6 15.2
GENDER      
     Male 38.4 24.8 16.0
     Female 35.2 22.3 14.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 37.4 24.2 15.9
          White 40.0 26.8 18.2
          Black or African American 29.6 15.8 9.1
          American Indian or Alaska Native 62.6 44.6 30.6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 20.3 10.5 3.8
          Two or More Races 37.3 21.6 13.4
     Hispanic or Latino 33.8 20.6 11.6
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 42.0 27.9 18.7
     Female - White 37.9 25.6 17.6
     Male - Black or African American 30.9 18.2 11.2
     Female - Black or African American 28.1 13.3 6.9
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 34.7 21.4 12.3
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 32.9 19.8 10.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.27A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 23,426 17,028 14,049
GENDER      
     Male 12,462 9,618 8,097
     Female 10,964 7,410 5,952
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 19,752 14,683 12,243
          White 15,725 12,009 10,064
          Black or African American 2,577 1,648 1,359
          American Indian or Alaska Native 190 140 117
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 798 526 394
          Two or More Races 337 266 226
     Hispanic or Latino 3,674 2,345 1,806
EDUCATION      
     < High School 5,185 4,068 3,539
     High School Graduate 7,976 5,903 4,997
     Some College 7,368 5,220 4,174
     College Graduate 2,896 1,836 1,340
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 11,478 8,358 7,095
     Part-Time 5,739 4,060 3,191
     Unemployed 1,918 1,563 1,351
     Other1 4,290 3,046 2,413
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.27B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 75.5 54.9 45.3
GENDER      
     Male 80.3 61.9 52.1
     Female 70.8 47.8 38.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 77.3 57.5 47.9
          White 81.4 62.2 52.1
          Black or African American 63.3 40.5 33.4
          American Indian or Alaska Native 88.5 65.1 54.4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 58.3 38.4 28.7
          Two or More Races 83.6 65.8 55.9
     Hispanic or Latino 67.0 42.7 32.9
EDUCATION      
     < High School 75.4 59.2 51.5
     High School Graduate 75.4 55.8 47.2
     Some College 75.4 53.4 42.7
     College Graduate 76.4 48.4 35.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 79.2 57.7 49.0
     Part-Time 72.6 51.4 40.4
     Unemployed 78.1 63.6 55.0
     Other1 69.5 49.4 39.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.28A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 139,299 61,864 53,683
GENDER      
     Male 73,635 36,798 31,874
     Female 65,664 25,066 21,809
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 126,845 55,687 48,610
          White 107,010 46,051 40,017
          Black or African American 13,708 6,689 6,033
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 534 481
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 3,292 1,478 1,256
          Two or More Races 1,455 734 679
     Hispanic or Latino 12,454 6,177 5,073
EDUCATION      
     < High School 21,649 11,877 10,931
     High School Graduate 45,040 22,235 19,950
     Some College 34,441 15,742 13,714
     College Graduate 38,169 12,010 9,088
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 82,245 40,144 34,168
     Part-Time 15,445 5,834 5,100
     Unemployed 4,152 2,931 2,732
     Other1 37,457 12,955 11,684
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.28B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 77.7 34.5 29.9
GENDER      
     Male 86.2 43.1 37.3
     Female 69.9 26.7 23.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 79.4 34.9 30.4
          White 82.0 35.3 30.7
          Black or African American 71.7 35.0 31.6
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 49.7 44.7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 49.3 22.1 18.8
          Two or More Races 84.8 42.8 39.5
     Hispanic or Latino 63.3 31.4 25.8
EDUCATION      
     < High School 71.3 39.1 36.0
     High School Graduate 78.5 38.7 34.8
     Some College 80.5 36.8 32.0
     College Graduate 78.2 24.6 18.6
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 80.6 39.4 33.5
     Part-Time 79.0 29.9 26.1
     Unemployed 81.0 57.1 53.3
     Other1 71.1 24.6 22.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.29A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 162,725 78,892 67,732
GENDER      
     Male 86,097 46,416 39,972
     Female 76,628 32,476 27,761
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 146,596 70,371 60,854
          White 122,735 58,060 50,081
          Black or African American 16,285 8,338 7,392
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1,142 674 598
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 4,090 2,005 1,650
          Two or More Races 1,792 1,000 905
     Hispanic or Latino 16,129 8,522 6,878
EDUCATION      
     < High School 26,834 15,946 14,470
     High School Graduate 53,017 28,138 24,946
     Some College 41,809 20,962 17,888
     College Graduate 41,065 13,846 10,428
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 93,724 48,503 41,263
     Part-Time 21,184 9,894 8,291
     Unemployed 6,071 4,494 4,083
     Other1 41,747 16,002 14,096
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.29B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 77.3 37.5 32.2
GENDER      
     Male 85.3 46.0 39.6
     Female 70.0 29.7 25.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 79.1 38.0 32.9
          White 81.9 38.7 33.4
          Black or African American 70.2 36.0 31.9
          American Indian or Alaska Native 88.5 52.2 46.3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 50.8 24.9 20.5
          Two or More Races 84.5 47.1 42.7
     Hispanic or Latino 64.1 33.9 27.4
EDUCATION      
     < High School 72.1 42.8 38.9
     High School Graduate 78.0 41.4 36.7
     Some College 79.5 39.9 34.0
     College Graduate 78.1 26.3 19.8
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 80.4 41.6 35.4
     Part-Time 77.2 36.1 30.2
     Unemployed 80.0 59.2 53.8
     Other1 70.9 27.2 24.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.30A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 162,553 71,310 61,136
AGE      
     12–17 8,242 5,037 3,209
     18–25 22,099 15,214 12,650
     26 or Older 132,212 51,060 45,278
GENDER      
     Male 83,790 37,813 32,636
     Female 78,763 33,497 28,500
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 145,947 63,025 54,451
          White 122,360 51,242 44,429
          Black or African American 15,748 7,884 6,771
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1,181 667 548
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 4,207 1,956 1,601
          Two or More Races 1,872 974 879
     Hispanic or Latino 16,606 8,286 6,685
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.30B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 69.1 30.3 26.0
AGE      
     12–17 33.3 20.3 13.0
     18–25 71.2 49.0 40.8
     26 or Older 73.7 28.5 25.2
GENDER      
     Male 73.8 33.3 28.7
     Female 64.8 27.6 23.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 70.8 30.6 26.4
          White 74.0 31.0 26.9
          Black or African American 58.7 29.4 25.3
          American Indian or Alaska Native 79.9 45.1 37.1
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 46.4 21.6 17.7
          Two or More Races 74.5 38.8 35.0
     Hispanic or Latino 57.1 28.5 23.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.31A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 8,242 5,037 3,209
GENDER      
     Male 4,193 2,499 1,556
     Female 4,049 2,538 1,653
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 7,022 4,332 2,814
          White 5,615 3,601 2,429
          Black or African American 932 455 240
          American Indian or Alaska Native 109 74 52
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 199 101 39
          Two or More Races 136 82 50
     Hispanic or Latino 1,219 705 395
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 2,848 1,743 1,155
     Female - White 2,767 1,858 1,274
     Male - Black or African American 480 252 136
     Female - Black or African American 452 203 104
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 637 365 200
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 582 340 195
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.31B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 33.3 20.3 13.0
GENDER      
     Male 33.2 19.8 12.3
     Female 33.4 21.0 13.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 33.7 20.8 13.5
          White 36.2 23.2 15.6
          Black or African American 25.8 12.6 6.6
          American Indian or Alaska Native 58.1 39.2 27.7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 19.7 10.0 3.8
          Two or More Races 34.7 20.9 12.6
     Hispanic or Latino 31.0 17.9 10.0
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 35.7 21.9 14.5
     Female - White 36.6 24.6 16.9
     Male - Black or African American 26.4 13.9 7.5
     Female - Black or African American 25.1 11.3 5.8
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 31.7 18.2 10.0
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 30.3 17.7 10.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.32A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 22,099 15,214 12,650
GENDER      
     Male 11,446 8,185 6,897
     Female 10,653 7,029 5,753
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 18,632 13,077 10,976
          White 14,911 10,743 9,080
          Black or African American 2,328 1,376 1,129
          American Indian or Alaska Native 177 129 102
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 770 506 383
          Two or More Races 325 237 207
     Hispanic or Latino 3,467 2,136 1,674
EDUCATION      
     < High School 4,956 3,774 3,312
     High School Graduate 7,554 5,285 4,504
     Some College 6,927 4,604 3,680
     College Graduate 2,662 1,551 1,154
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 10,900 7,489 6,367
     Part-Time 5,315 3,557 2,831
     Unemployed 1,835 1,453 1,269
     Other1 4,050 2,715 2,183
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.32B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 71.2 49.0 40.8
GENDER      
     Male 73.7 52.7 44.4
     Female 68.7 45.4 37.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 73.0 51.2 43.0
          White 77.2 55.6 47.0
          Black or African American 57.2 33.8 27.7
          American Indian or Alaska Native 82.3 59.8 47.5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 56.2 36.9 27.9
          Two or More Races 80.6 58.8 51.2
     Hispanic or Latino 63.2 38.9 30.5
EDUCATION      
     < High School 72.1 54.9 48.2
     High School Graduate 71.4 49.9 42.6
     Some College 70.9 47.1 37.7
     College Graduate 70.2 40.9 30.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 75.2 51.7 43.9
     Part-Time 67.2 45.0 35.8
     Unemployed 74.7 59.1 51.6
     Other1 65.6 44.0 35.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.33A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 132,212 51,060 45,278
GENDER      
     Male 68,151 27,130 24,184
     Female 64,061 23,930 21,094
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 120,292 45,615 40,661
          White 101,834 36,899 32,920
          Black or African American 12,488 6,053 5,402
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 465 394
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 3,238 1,348 1,180
          Two or More Races 1,411 655 623
     Hispanic or Latino 11,920 5,445 4,617
EDUCATION      
     < High School 20,210 10,687 9,776
     High School Graduate 43,152 19,246 17,452
     Some College 33,197 13,152 11,557
     College Graduate 35,653 7,976 6,492
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 77,667 31,988 28,091
     Part-Time 14,900 5,199 4,639
     Unemployed 3,955 2,685 2,512
     Other1 35,690 11,188 10,036
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.33B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 73.7 28.5 25.2
GENDER      
     Male 79.8 31.8 28.3
     Female 68.2 25.5 22.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 75.3 28.6 25.5
          White 78.0 28.3 25.2
          Black or African American 65.3 31.7 28.3
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 43.2 36.6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 48.5 20.2 17.7
          Two or More Races 82.2 38.1 36.3
     Hispanic or Latino 60.6 27.7 23.5
EDUCATION      
     < High School 66.6 35.2 32.2
     High School Graduate 75.2 33.5 30.4
     Some College 77.6 30.7 27.0
     College Graduate 73.0 16.3 13.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 76.1 31.4 27.5
     Part-Time 76.3 26.6 23.7
     Unemployed 77.1 52.4 49.0
     Other1 67.7 21.2 19.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.34A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 154,311 66,273 57,928
GENDER      
     Male 79,597 35,314 31,080
     Female 74,714 30,959 26,847
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 138,924 58,693 51,637
          White 116,745 47,642 42,000
          Black or African American 14,816 7,429 6,531
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1,072 593 496
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 4,008 1,854 1,563
          Two or More Races 1,737 892 830
     Hispanic or Latino 15,387 7,581 6,291
EDUCATION      
     < High School 25,166 14,461 13,088
     High School Graduate 50,706 24,530 21,956
     Some College 40,124 17,755 15,238
     College Graduate 38,315 9,527 7,646
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 88,567 39,476 34,459
     Part-Time 20,215 8,756 7,470
     Unemployed 5,790 4,138 3,781
     Other1 39,740 13,903 12,218
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.34B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 73.3 31.5 27.5
GENDER      
     Male 78.8 35.0 30.8
     Female 68.3 28.3 24.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 75.0 31.7 27.9
          White 77.9 31.8 28.0
          Black or African American 63.9 32.0 28.2
          American Indian or Alaska Native 83.1 46.0 38.4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 49.8 23.0 19.4
          Two or More Races 81.9 42.1 39.1
     Hispanic or Latino 61.2 30.1 25.0
EDUCATION      
     < High School 67.6 38.8 35.2
     High School Graduate 74.6 36.1 32.3
     Some College 76.3 33.8 29.0
     College Graduate 72.8 18.1 14.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 76.0 33.9 29.6
     Part-Time 73.7 31.9 27.2
     Unemployed 76.3 54.6 49.8
     Other1 67.5 23.6 20.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.35A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 46,870 10,577 7,787
AGE      
     12–17 1,975 1,063 487
     18–25 7,367 2,489 1,502
     26 or Older 37,528 7,025 5,797
GENDER      
     Male 39,102 9,703 7,242
     Female 7,767 874 545
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 44,300 10,156 7,626
          White 39,086 9,314 6,979
          Black or African American 3,402 472 411
          American Indian or Alaska Native 481 161 126
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 51 12 8
          Asian 626 72 16
          Two or More Races 654 125 86
     Hispanic or Latino 2,570 421 161
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.35B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 19.9 4.5 3.3
AGE      
     12–17 8.0 4.3 2.0
     18–25 23.7 8.0 4.8
     26 or Older 20.9 3.9 3.2
GENDER      
     Male 34.4 8.5 6.4
     Female 6.4 0.7 0.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 21.5 4.9 3.7
          White 23.6 5.6 4.2
          Black or African American 12.7 1.8 1.5
          American Indian or Alaska Native 32.5 10.9 8.5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6.2 1.4 1.0
          Asian 6.9 0.8 0.2
          Two or More Races 26.0 5.0 3.4
     Hispanic or Latino 8.8 1.4 0.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.36A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 1,975 1,063 487
GENDER      
     Male 1,576 888 436
     Female 399 175 51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 1,831 985 468
          White 1,666 938 452
          Black or African American 87 19 4
          American Indian or Alaska Native 32 17 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 12 2 *
          Two or More Races 31 8 3
     Hispanic or Latino 144 78 20
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 1,343 784 405
     Female - White 323 154 47
     Male - Black or African American 54 15 4
     Female - Black or African American 33 4 0
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 121 67 18
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 22 11 2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.36B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 8.0 4.3 2.0
GENDER      
     Male 12.5 7.0 3.4
     Female 3.3 1.4 0.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 8.8 4.7 2.2
          White 10.7 6.0 2.9
          Black or African American 2.4 0.5 0.1
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16.8 8.8 3.5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 1.2 0.2 *
          Two or More Races 7.9 2.1 0.7
     Hispanic or Latino 3.7 2.0 0.5
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 16.9 9.8 5.1
     Female - White 4.3 2.0 0.6
     Male - Black or African American 2.9 0.8 0.2
     Female - Black or African American 1.8 0.2 0.0
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 6.0 3.3 0.9
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 1.2 0.6 0.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.37A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 7,367 2,489 1,502
GENDER      
     Male 5,882 2,297 1,455
     Female 1,485 192 47
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 6,746 2,306 1,431
          White 6,149 2,178 1,356
          Black or African American 269 54 32
          American Indian or Alaska Native 91 31 25
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 9 5
          Asian 102 12 1
          Two or More Races 109 22 14
     Hispanic or Latino 621 183 70
EDUCATION      
     < High School 1,452 515 294
     High School Graduate 2,568 947 602
     Some College 2,388 803 488
     College Graduate 959 224 117
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 4,069 1,350 880
     Part-Time 1,605 557 300
     Unemployed 614 194 112
     Other1 1,080 388 210
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.37B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 23.7 8.0 4.8
GENDER      
     Male 37.9 14.8 9.4
     Female 9.6 1.2 0.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 26.4 9.0 5.6
          White 31.8 11.3 7.0
          Black or African American 6.6 1.3 0.8
          American Indian or Alaska Native 42.3 14.3 11.6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 5.1 2.9
          Asian 7.5 0.8 0.1
          Two or More Races 27.1 5.6 3.3
     Hispanic or Latino 11.3 3.3 1.3
EDUCATION      
     < High School 21.1 7.5 4.3
     High School Graduate 24.3 8.9 5.7
     Some College 24.4 8.2 5.0
     College Graduate 25.3 5.9 3.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 28.1 9.3 6.1
     Part-Time 20.3 7.1 3.8
     Unemployed 25.0 7.9 4.6
     Other1 17.5 6.3 3.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.38A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 37,528 7,025 5,797
GENDER      
     Male 31,645 6,518 5,351
     Female 5,883 507 447
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 35,723 6,865 5,727
          White 31,272 6,198 5,171
          Black or African American 3,047 399 374
          American Indian or Alaska Native 358 114 95
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 511 59 15
          Two or More Races 514 94 69
     Hispanic or Latino 1,805 160 71
EDUCATION      
     < High School 6,087 1,428 1,267
     High School Graduate 12,364 2,665 2,229
     Some College 9,368 1,446 1,232
     College Graduate 9,708 1,486 1,069
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 26,112 5,183 4,321
     Part-Time 2,813 399 311
     Unemployed 1,081 274 195
     Other1 7,521 1,169 970
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.38B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 20.9 3.9 3.2
GENDER      
     Male 37.0 7.6 6.3
     Female 6.3 0.5 0.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 22.4 4.3 3.6
          White 24.0 4.7 4.0
          Black or African American 15.9 2.1 2.0
          American Indian or Alaska Native 33.3 10.6 8.8
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 7.7 0.9 0.2
          Two or More Races 29.9 5.5 4.0
     Hispanic or Latino 9.2 0.8 0.4
EDUCATION      
     < High School 20.1 4.7 4.2
     High School Graduate 21.5 4.6 3.9
     Some College 21.9 3.4 2.9
     College Graduate 19.9 3.0 2.2
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 25.6 5.1 4.2
     Part-Time 14.4 2.0 1.6
     Unemployed 21.1 5.3 3.8
     Other1 14.3 2.2 1.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.39A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 44,895 9,514 7,299
GENDER      
     Male 37,527 8,815 6,806
     Female 7,368 699 493
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 42,469 9,171 7,158
          White 37,420 8,376 6,527
          Black or African American 3,315 453 406
          American Indian or Alaska Native 449 145 120
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 47 10 6
          Asian 614 70 16
          Two or More Races 623 117 83
     Hispanic or Latino 2,426 343 141
EDUCATION      
     < High School 7,539 1,943 1,561
     High School Graduate 14,932 3,612 2,832
     Some College 11,757 2,249 1,720
     College Graduate 10,667 1,710 1,187
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 30,181 6,533 5,201
     Part-Time 4,418 957 611
     Unemployed 1,695 469 308
     Other1 8,601 1,557 1,180
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.39B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 21.3 4.5 3.5
GENDER      
     Male 37.2 8.7 6.7
     Female 6.7 0.6 0.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 22.9 5.0 3.9
          White 25.0 5.6 4.4
          Black or African American 14.3 2.0 1.8
          American Indian or Alaska Native 34.8 11.2 9.3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6.4 1.4 0.9
          Asian 7.6 0.9 0.2
          Two or More Races 29.4 5.5 3.9
     Hispanic or Latino 9.6 1.4 0.6
EDUCATION      
     < High School 20.3 5.2 4.2
     High School Graduate 22.0 5.3 4.2
     Some College 22.4 4.3 3.3
     College Graduate 20.3 3.3 2.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 25.9 5.6 4.5
     Part-Time 16.1 3.5 2.2
     Unemployed 22.3 6.2 4.1
     Other1 14.6 2.6 2.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.40A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 88,053 25,928 12,751
AGE      
     12–17 4,033 2,511 1,117
     18–25 14,148 7,034 3,417
     26 or Older 69,872 16,382 8,217
GENDER      
     Male 65,644 20,837 10,669
     Female 22,409 5,091 2,082
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 80,571 23,074 11,308
          White 69,818 19,465 9,146
          Black or African American 7,306 2,721 1,813
          American Indian or Alaska Native 441 135 77
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 75 34
          Asian 1,693 361 99
          Two or More Races 1,095 316 139
     Hispanic or Latino 7,482 2,854 1,443
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.40B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 37.4 11.0 5.4
AGE      
     12–17 16.3 10.1 4.5
     18–25 45.6 22.7 11.0
     26 or Older 39.0 9.1 4.6
GENDER      
     Male 57.8 18.3 9.4
     Female 18.4 4.2 1.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 39.1 11.2 5.5
          White 42.2 11.8 5.5
          Black or African American 27.3 10.1 6.8
          American Indian or Alaska Native 29.8 9.2 5.2
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 9.2 4.1
          Asian 18.7 4.0 1.1
          Two or More Races 43.6 12.6 5.5
     Hispanic or Latino 25.7 9.8 5.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.41A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 4,033 2,511 1,117
GENDER      
     Male 2,620 1,663 790
     Female 1,413 848 327
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3,460 2,175 980
          White 2,912 1,849 806
          Black or African American 384 235 145
          American Indian or Alaska Native 50 35 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 59 30 *
          Two or More Races 47 23 10
     Hispanic or Latino 573 336 138
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 1,933 1,256 588
     Female - White 979 593 218
     Male - Black or African American 244 157 106
     Female - Black or African American 140 77 40
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 340 196 88
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 233 140 50
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.41B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 16.3 10.1 4.5
GENDER      
     Male 20.7 13.1 6.2
     Female 11.7 7.0 2.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16.6 10.4 4.7
          White 18.8 11.9 5.2
          Black or African American 10.6 6.5 4.0
          American Indian or Alaska Native 26.6 18.4 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 5.8 2.9 *
          Two or More Races 12.1 5.8 2.6
     Hispanic or Latino 14.6 8.5 3.5
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 24.3 15.8 7.4
     Female - White 13.0 7.8 2.9
     Male - Black or African American 13.4 8.6 5.8
     Female - Black or African American 7.8 4.3 2.2
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 16.9 9.8 4.4
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 12.1 7.3 2.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.42A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 14,148 7,034 3,417
GENDER      
     Male 9,081 5,185 2,605
     Female 5,067 1,849 813
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 12,276 6,175 3,037
          White 10,202 5,037 2,327
          Black or African American 1,285 750 533
          American Indian or Alaska Native 103 44 28
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 41 19
          Asian 399 168 67
          Two or More Races 215 136 63
     Hispanic or Latino 1,872 860 381
EDUCATION      
     < High School 2,754 1,593 887
     High School Graduate 4,627 2,389 1,229
     Some College 4,778 2,282 997
     College Graduate 1,989 770 304
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 7,028 3,389 1,721
     Part-Time 3,539 1,767 746
     Unemployed 1,150 685 379
     Other1 2,430 1,193 572
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.42B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 45.6 22.7 11.0
GENDER      
     Male 58.5 33.4 16.8
     Female 32.7 11.9 5.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 48.1 24.2 11.9
          White 52.8 26.1 12.1
          Black or African American 31.6 18.4 13.1
          American Indian or Alaska Native 47.7 20.4 12.9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 23.9 11.3
          Asian 29.1 12.2 4.9
          Two or More Races 53.2 33.7 15.7
     Hispanic or Latino 34.1 15.7 6.9
EDUCATION      
     < High School 40.0 23.2 12.9
     High School Graduate 43.7 22.6 11.6
     Some College 48.9 23.3 10.2
     College Graduate 52.4 20.3 8.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 48.5 23.4 11.9
     Part-Time 44.8 22.4 9.4
     Unemployed 46.8 27.9 15.4
     Other1 39.4 19.3 9.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.43A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 69,872 16,382 8,217
GENDER      
     Male 53,942 13,989 7,274
     Female 15,929 2,394 942
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 64,835 14,724 7,291
          White 56,704 12,579 6,014
          Black or African American 5,636 1,736 1,135
          American Indian or Alaska Native 288 57 31
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 1,235 164 32
          Two or More Races 833 158 65
     Hispanic or Latino 5,037 1,658 925
EDUCATION      
     < High School 8,550 2,234 1,246
     High School Graduate 20,815 4,932 2,531
     Some College 17,777 4,073 2,176
     College Graduate 22,730 5,144 2,264
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 46,636 12,417 6,113
     Part-Time 6,488 1,136 538
     Unemployed 2,244 808 425
     Other1 14,504 2,022 1,141
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.43B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 39.0 9.1 4.6
GENDER      
     Male 63.1 16.4 8.5
     Female 17.0 2.5 1.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 40.6 9.2 4.6
          White 43.4 9.6 4.6
          Black or African American 29.5 9.1 5.9
          American Indian or Alaska Native 26.8 5.3 2.9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 18.5 2.5 0.5
          Two or More Races 48.5 9.2 3.8
     Hispanic or Latino 25.6 8.4 4.7
EDUCATION      
     < High School 28.2 7.4 4.1
     High School Graduate 36.3 8.6 4.4
     Some College 41.5 9.5 5.1
     College Graduate 46.6 10.5 4.6
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 45.7 12.2 6.0
     Part-Time 33.2 5.8 2.8
     Unemployed 43.8 15.7 8.3
     Other1 27.5 3.8 2.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.44A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 84,020 23,417 11,634
GENDER      
     Male 63,024 19,174 9,879
     Female 20,996 4,242 1,755
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 77,111 20,899 10,328
          White 66,906 17,616 8,341
          Black or African American 6,922 2,486 1,668
          American Indian or Alaska Native 391 101 59
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 71 33
          Asian 1,634 332 99
          Two or More Races 1,048 294 128
     Hispanic or Latino 6,909 2,518 1,306
EDUCATION      
     < High School 11,303 3,827 2,133
     High School Graduate 25,443 7,321 3,760
     Some College 22,555 6,356 3,173
     College Graduate 24,719 5,914 2,568
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 53,664 15,806 7,834
     Part-Time 10,027 2,903 1,283
     Unemployed 3,394 1,493 804
     Other1 16,934 3,215 1,713
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.44B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 39.9 11.1 5.5
GENDER      
     Male 62.4 19.0 9.8
     Female 19.2 3.9 1.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 41.6 11.3 5.6
          White 44.6 11.8 5.6
          Black or African American 29.8 10.7 7.2
          American Indian or Alaska Native 30.3 7.8 4.6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 9.6 4.6
          Asian 20.3 4.1 1.2
          Two or More Races 49.4 13.9 6.1
     Hispanic or Latino 27.5 10.0 5.2
EDUCATION      
     < High School 30.4 10.3 5.7
     High School Graduate 37.4 10.8 5.5
     Some College 42.9 12.1 6.0
     College Graduate 47.0 11.2 4.9
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 46.1 13.6 6.7
     Part-Time 36.5 10.6 4.7
     Unemployed 44.8 19.7 10.6
     Other1 28.8 5.5 2.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.45A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 195,452 155,476 119,820
AGE      
     12–17 10,747 8,564 4,365
     18–25 26,889 24,153 18,759
     26 or Older 157,816 122,759 96,696
GENDER      
     Male 98,138 80,308 65,210
     Female 97,314 75,168 54,610
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 173,430 138,042 107,374
          White 143,571 115,451 91,042
          Black or African American 20,193 14,711 10,707
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1,197 906 660
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 615 * *
          Asian 5,785 4,877 3,362
          Two or More Races 2,068 1,676 1,252
     Hispanic or Latino 22,022 17,435 12,446
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.45B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 83.1 66.1 51.0
AGE      
     12–17 43.4 34.6 17.6
     18–25 86.7 77.9 60.5
     26 or Older 88.0 68.4 53.9
GENDER      
     Male 86.4 70.7 57.4
     Female 80.1 61.8 44.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 84.2 67.0 52.1
          White 86.8 69.8 55.0
          Black or African American 75.3 54.9 39.9
          American Indian or Alaska Native 81.0 61.2 44.7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 75.7 * *
          Asian 63.9 53.8 37.1
          Two or More Races 82.3 66.7 49.9
     Hispanic or Latino 75.7 60.0 42.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.46A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 10,747 8,564 4,365
GENDER      
     Male 5,490 4,211 2,200
     Female 5,257 4,353 2,165
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 8,991 7,229 3,711
          White 7,114 5,884 3,123
          Black or African American 1,299 894 396
          American Indian or Alaska Native 96 77 43
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 294 219 75
          Two or More Races 153 123 59
     Hispanic or Latino 1,756 1,335 654
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 3,638 2,904 1,580
     Female - White 3,477 2,980 1,542
     Male - Black or African American 667 434 201
     Female - Black or African American 632 460 195
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 902 667 338
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 853 668 315
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.46B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 43.4 34.6 17.6
GENDER      
     Male 43.4 33.3 17.4
     Female 43.4 36.0 17.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 43.2 34.7 17.8
          White 45.8 37.9 20.1
          Black or African American 35.9 24.7 10.9
          American Indian or Alaska Native 50.8 41.0 22.6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 29.0 21.7 7.4
          Two or More Races 39.0 31.4 15.1
     Hispanic or Latino 44.7 34.0 16.6
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 45.6 36.4 19.8
     Female - White 46.0 39.4 20.4
     Male - Black or African American 36.7 23.9 11.1
     Female - Black or African American 35.2 25.6 10.8
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 44.9 33.2 16.8
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 44.4 34.8 16.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.47A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 26,889 24,153 18,759
GENDER      
     Male 13,660 12,438 10,129
     Female 13,229 11,716 8,630
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 22,432 20,383 16,024
          White 17,392 16,040 12,892
          Black or African American 3,306 2,816 1,968
          American Indian or Alaska Native 193 * 129
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 1,022 908 683
          Two or More Races 377 334 258
     Hispanic or Latino 4,457 3,770 2,736
EDUCATION      
     < High School 5,541 4,712 3,313
     High School Graduate 9,046 7,958 5,919
     Some College 8,814 8,162 6,647
     College Graduate 3,487 3,321 2,881
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 13,077 11,969 9,619
     Part-Time 6,768 6,091 4,670
     Unemployed 2,146 1,900 1,394
     Other1 4,898 4,193 3,077
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.47B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 86.7 77.9 60.5
GENDER      
     Male 88.0 80.1 65.2
     Female 85.4 75.6 55.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 87.8 79.8 62.7
          White 90.1 83.1 66.8
          Black or African American 81.2 69.2 48.3
          American Indian or Alaska Native 89.8 * 60.0
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 74.6 66.2 49.9
          Two or More Races 93.4 82.8 64.0
     Hispanic or Latino 81.2 68.7 49.8
EDUCATION      
     < High School 80.6 68.5 48.2
     High School Graduate 85.5 75.2 55.9
     Some College 90.2 83.5 68.0
     College Graduate 91.9 87.5 76.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 90.2 82.6 66.4
     Part-Time 85.6 77.1 59.1
     Unemployed 87.3 77.3 56.7
     Other1 79.4 68.0 49.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.48A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 157,816 122,759 96,696
GENDER      
     Male 78,989 63,659 52,880
     Female 78,828 59,099 43,816
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 142,007 110,430 87,639
          White 119,065 93,527 75,027
          Black or African American 15,588 11,000 8,343
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 662 489
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 4,469 3,750 2,604
          Two or More Races 1,538 1,219 935
     Hispanic or Latino 15,809 12,329 9,057
EDUCATION      
     < High School 22,940 14,782 10,776
     High School Graduate 50,377 37,993 29,092
     Some College 39,383 31,190 24,268
     College Graduate 45,117 38,793 32,560
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 93,847 77,768 62,422
     Part-Time 17,719 14,031 11,423
     Unemployed 4,488 3,790 2,996
     Other1 41,762 27,169 19,855
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.48B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 88.0 68.4 53.9
GENDER      
     Male 92.5 74.5 61.9
     Female 83.9 62.9 46.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 88.9 69.1 54.9
          White 91.2 71.6 57.5
          Black or African American 81.5 57.5 43.6
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 61.6 45.5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 66.9 56.2 39.0
          Two or More Races 89.6 71.0 54.4
     Hispanic or Latino 80.4 62.7 46.1
EDUCATION      
     < High School 75.6 48.7 35.5
     High School Graduate 87.8 66.2 50.7
     Some College 92.0 72.9 56.7
     College Graduate 92.4 79.5 66.7
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 92.0 76.2 61.2
     Part-Time 90.7 71.8 58.5
     Unemployed 87.5 73.9 58.4
     Other1 79.3 51.6 37.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.49A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 184,705 146,912 115,455
GENDER      
     Male 92,648 76,097 63,009
     Female 92,057 70,815 52,446
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 164,439 130,812 103,663
          White 136,457 109,567 87,920
          Black or African American 18,894 13,816 10,311
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1,101 828 618
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 5,491 4,658 3,287
          Two or More Races 1,915 1,553 1,193
     Hispanic or Latino 20,266 16,100 11,792
EDUCATION      
     < High School 28,481 19,494 14,088
     High School Graduate 59,423 45,951 35,011
     Some College 48,197 39,353 30,914
     College Graduate 48,603 42,114 35,442
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 106,925 89,737 72,041
     Part-Time 24,487 20,122 16,093
     Unemployed 6,634 5,690 4,390
     Other1 46,659 31,363 22,931
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.49B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 87.8 69.8 54.9
GENDER      
     Male 91.8 75.4 62.4
     Female 84.1 64.7 47.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 88.8 70.6 56.0
          White 91.1 73.1 58.7
          Black or African American 81.5 59.6 44.5
          American Indian or Alaska Native 85.4 64.2 47.9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 68.2 57.9 40.8
          Two or More Races 90.3 73.2 56.3
     Hispanic or Latino 80.6 64.0 46.9
EDUCATION      
     < High School 76.5 52.4 37.8
     High School Graduate 87.4 67.6 51.5
     Some College 91.7 74.9 58.8
     College Graduate 92.4 80.1 67.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 91.8 77.0 61.8
     Part-Time 89.2 73.3 58.6
     Unemployed 87.5 75.0 57.9
     Other1 79.3 53.3 39.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.50A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 119,820 53,787 15,860
AGE      
     12–17 4,365 2,641 630
     18–25 18,759 12,699 4,625
     26 or Older 96,696 38,447 10,605
GENDER      
     Male 65,210 35,456 12,216
     Female 54,610 18,331 3,645
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 107,374 46,579 14,134
          White 91,042 38,727 12,340
          Black or African American 10,707 5,619 1,172
          American Indian or Alaska Native 660 413 128
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 205 67
          Asian 3,362 1,119 237
          Two or More Races 1,252 496 190
     Hispanic or Latino 12,446 7,208 1,726
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.50B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 51.0 22.9 6.7
AGE      
     12–17 17.6 10.7 2.5
     18–25 60.5 40.9 14.9
     26 or Older 53.9 21.4 5.9
GENDER      
     Male 57.4 31.2 10.8
     Female 44.9 15.1 3.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 52.1 22.6 6.9
          White 55.0 23.4 7.5
          Black or African American 39.9 21.0 4.4
          American Indian or Alaska Native 44.7 27.9 8.7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 25.2 8.3
          Asian 37.1 12.4 2.6
          Two or More Races 49.9 19.8 7.5
     Hispanic or Latino 42.8 24.8 5.9
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.51A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 4,365 2,641 630
GENDER      
     Male 2,200 1,441 395
     Female 2,165 1,200 235
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3,711 2,230 544
          White 3,123 1,946 503
          Black or African American 396 178 22
          American Indian or Alaska Native 43 34 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 75 32 1
          Two or More Races 59 34 11
     Hispanic or Latino 654 411 85
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 1,580 1,084 318
     Female - White 1,542 861 185
     Male - Black or African American 201 94 14
     Female - Black or African American 195 84 8
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 338 223 52
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 315 188 34
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.51B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 17.6 10.7 2.5
GENDER      
     Male 17.4 11.4 3.1
     Female 17.9 9.9 1.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 17.8 10.7 2.6
          White 20.1 12.5 3.2
          Black or African American 10.9 4.9 0.6
          American Indian or Alaska Native 22.6 18.2 2.9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 7.4 3.2 0.1
          Two or More Races 15.1 8.6 2.9
     Hispanic or Latino 16.6 10.5 2.2
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 19.8 13.6 4.0
     Female - White 20.4 11.4 2.5
     Male - Black or African American 11.1 5.2 0.8
     Female - Black or African American 10.8 4.7 0.4
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 16.8 11.1 2.6
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 16.4 9.8 1.8
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.52A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 18,759 12,699 4,625
GENDER      
     Male 10,129 7,787 3,282
     Female 8,630 4,911 1,343
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16,024 10,790 4,127
          White 12,892 9,036 3,665
          Black or African American 1,968 1,067 239
          American Indian or Alaska Native 129 95 23
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 683 337 96
          Two or More Races 258 179 79
     Hispanic or Latino 2,736 1,909 498
EDUCATION      
     < High School 3,313 2,526 764
     High School Graduate 5,919 4,059 1,455
     Some College 6,647 4,419 1,762
     College Graduate 2,881 1,695 644
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 9,619 6,587 2,307
     Part-Time 4,670 3,093 1,179
     Unemployed 1,394 1,018 394
     Other1 3,077 2,002 745
*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 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.52B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 60.5 40.9 14.9
GENDER      
     Male 65.2 50.2 21.1
     Female 55.7 31.7 8.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 62.7 42.3 16.2
          White 66.8 46.8 19.0
          Black or African American 48.3 26.2 5.9
          American Indian or Alaska Native 60.0 44.1 10.6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 49.9 24.6 7.0
          Two or More Races 64.0 44.4 19.5
     Hispanic or Latino 49.8 34.8 9.1
EDUCATION      
     < High School 48.2 36.7 11.1
     High School Graduate 55.9 38.4 13.8
     Some College 68.0 45.2 18.0
     College Graduate 76.0 44.7 17.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 66.4 45.4 15.9
     Part-Time 59.1 39.1 14.9
     Unemployed 56.7 41.4 16.0
     Other1 49.9 32.4 12.1
*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 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.53A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 96,696 38,447 10,605
GENDER      
     Male 52,880 26,227 8,539
     Female 43,816 12,220 2,067
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 87,639 33,559 9,462
          White 75,027 27,745 8,171
          Black or African American 8,343 4,373 911
          American Indian or Alaska Native 489 284 100
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 2,604 750 140
          Two or More Races 935 283 99
     Hispanic or Latino 9,057 4,888 1,143
EDUCATION      
     < High School 10,776 6,421 2,133
     High School Graduate 29,092 13,564 3,713
     Some College 24,268 9,248 2,578
     College Graduate 32,560 9,215 2,182
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 62,422 27,214 7,530
     Part-Time 11,423 3,891 944
     Unemployed 2,996 1,618 618
     Other1 19,855 5,724 1,513
*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 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.53B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 53.9 21.4 5.9
GENDER      
     Male 61.9 30.7 10.0
     Female 46.6 13.0 2.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 54.9 21.0 5.9
          White 57.5 21.3 6.3
          Black or African American 43.6 22.9 4.8
          American Indian or Alaska Native 45.5 26.4 9.3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 39.0 11.2 2.1
          Two or More Races 54.4 16.5 5.8
     Hispanic or Latino 46.1 24.9 5.8
EDUCATION      
     < High School 35.5 21.2 7.0
     High School Graduate 50.7 23.6 6.5
     Some College 56.7 21.6 6.0
     College Graduate 66.7 18.9 4.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 61.2 26.7 7.4
     Part-Time 58.5 19.9 4.8
     Unemployed 58.4 31.5 12.1
     Other1 37.7 10.9 2.9
*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 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.54A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 115,455 51,146 15,231
GENDER      
     Male 63,009 34,014 11,821
     Female 52,446 17,132 3,409
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 103,663 44,349 13,590
          White 87,920 36,781 11,836
          Black or African American 10,311 5,440 1,150
          American Indian or Alaska Native 618 379 122
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 199 66
          Asian 3,287 1,087 236
          Two or More Races 1,193 463 178
     Hispanic or Latino 11,792 6,797 1,641
EDUCATION      
     < High School 14,088 8,947 2,897
     High School Graduate 35,011 17,623 5,169
     Some College 30,914 13,667 4,340
     College Graduate 35,442 10,910 2,826
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 72,041 33,801 9,836
     Part-Time 16,093 6,984 2,124
     Unemployed 4,390 2,635 1,012
     Other1 22,931 7,726 2,258
*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 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.54B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 54.9 24.3 7.2
GENDER      
     Male 62.4 33.7 11.7
     Female 47.9 15.7 3.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 56.0 23.9 7.3
          White 58.7 24.5 7.9
          Black or African American 44.5 23.5 5.0
          American Indian or Alaska Native 47.9 29.3 9.5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 27.2 9.0
          Asian 40.8 13.5 2.9
          Two or More Races 56.3 21.8 8.4
     Hispanic or Latino 46.9 27.0 6.5
EDUCATION      
     < High School 37.8 24.0 7.8
     High School Graduate 51.5 25.9 7.6
     Some College 58.8 26.0 8.3
     College Graduate 67.4 20.7 5.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 61.8 29.0 8.4
     Part-Time 58.6 25.4 7.7
     Unemployed 57.9 34.7 13.3
     Other1 39.0 13.1 3.8
*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 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.55A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 162,553 71,310 61,136
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 145,947 63,025 54,451
     White 122,360 51,242 44,429
     Black or African American 15,748 7,884 6,771
     American Indian or Alaska Native 1,181 667 548
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 967 224 179
     Filipino 796 496 392
     Japanese * 151 138
     Asian Indian 699 431 318
     Korean 592 * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 16,606 8,286 6,685
     Mexican 10,791 5,388 4,345
     Puerto Rican 2,087 1,163 1,005
     Central or South American 2,082 1,065 811
     Cuban 804 * 311
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.55B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 69.1 30.3 26.0
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 70.8 30.6 26.4
     White 74.0 31.0 26.9
     Black or African American 58.7 29.4 25.3
     American Indian or Alaska Native 79.9 45.1 37.1
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 43.8 10.2 8.1
     Filipino 47.2 29.4 23.2
     Japanese * 19.2 17.5
     Asian Indian 35.8 22.1 16.3
     Korean 69.9 * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 57.1 28.5 23.0
     Mexican 56.5 28.2 22.7
     Puerto Rican 64.2 35.7 30.9
     Central or South American 56.0 28.6 21.8
     Cuban 59.6 * 23.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.56A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 8,242 5,037 3,209
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 7,022 4,332 2,814
     White 5,615 3,601 2,429
     Black or African American 932 455 240
     American Indian or Alaska Native 109 74 52
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 23 13 *
     Filipino * 16 *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian * * *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 1,219 705 395
     Mexican 829 468 253
     Puerto Rican 178 110 68
     Central or South American 130 77 44
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.56B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 33.3 20.3 13.0
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 33.7 20.8 13.5
     White 36.2 23.2 15.6
     Black or African American 25.8 12.6 6.6
     American Indian or Alaska Native 58.1 39.2 27.7
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 10.5 5.7 *
     Filipino * 9.6 *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian * * *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 31.0 17.9 10.0
     Mexican 30.1 17.0 9.2
     Puerto Rican 34.9 21.5 13.2
     Central or South American 30.3 17.8 10.3
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.57A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 22,099 15,214 12,650
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 18,632 13,077 10,976
     White 14,911 10,743 9,080
     Black or African American 2,328 1,376 1,129
     American Indian or Alaska Native 177 129 102
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 108 60 *
     Filipino 169 99 *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 142 97 54
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 3,467 2,136 1,674
     Mexican 2,415 1,448 1,126
     Puerto Rican 386 256 223
     Central or South American 453 295 229
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.57B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 71.2 49.0 40.8
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 73.0 51.2 43.0
     White 77.2 55.6 47.0
     Black or African American 57.2 33.8 27.7
     American Indian or Alaska Native 82.3 59.8 47.5
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 40.8 22.8 *
     Filipino 64.5 37.8 *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 50.0 34.2 18.8
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 63.2 38.9 30.5
     Mexican 62.6 37.5 29.2
     Puerto Rican 70.0 46.5 40.5
     Central or South American 62.7 40.8 31.8
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.58A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 132,212 51,060 45,278
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 120,292 45,615 40,661
     White 101,834 36,899 32,920
     Black or African American 12,488 6,053 5,402
     American Indian or Alaska Native * 465 394
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 151 128
     Filipino * 381 304
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian * * *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 11,920 5,445 4,617
     Mexican 7,546 3,472 2,966
     Puerto Rican 1,523 797 714
     Central or South American 1,498 693 537
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.58B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 73.7 28.5 25.2
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 75.3 28.6 25.5
     White 78.0 28.3 25.2
     Black or African American 65.3 31.7 28.3
     American Indian or Alaska Native * 43.2 36.6
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 8.8 7.5
     Filipino * 30.3 24.2
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian * * *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 60.6 27.7 23.5
     Mexican 60.4 27.8 23.7
     Puerto Rican 69.5 36.4 32.6
     Central or South American 58.4 27.0 21.0
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.59A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 154,311 66,273 57,928
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 138,924 58,693 51,637
     White 116,745 47,642 42,000
     Black or African American 14,816 7,429 6,531
     American Indian or Alaska Native 1,072 593 496
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 943 211 176
     Filipino 745 479 386
     Japanese * 146 133
     Asian Indian 660 397 *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 15,387 7,581 6,291
     Mexican 9,962 4,920 4,092
     Puerto Rican 1,909 1,053 938
     Central or South American 1,951 988 766
     Cuban 763 * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.59B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 73.3 31.5 27.5
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 75.0 31.7 27.9
     White 77.9 31.8 28.0
     Black or African American 63.9 32.0 28.2
     American Indian or Alaska Native 83.1 46.0 38.4
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 47.6 10.7 8.9
     Filipino 49.1 31.6 25.4
     Japanese * 19.8 18.1
     Asian Indian 38.0 22.9 *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 61.2 30.1 25.0
     Mexican 60.9 30.1 25.0
     Puerto Rican 69.6 38.4 34.2
     Central or South American 59.4 30.1 23.3
     Cuban 61.3 * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.60A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 195,452 155,476 119,820
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 173,430 138,042 107,374
     White 143,571 115,451 91,042
     Black or African American 20,193 14,711 10,707
     American Indian or Alaska Native 1,197 906 660
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 1,573 1,337 959
     Filipino 1,043 884 504
     Japanese * * 329
     Asian Indian 1,029 883 587
     Korean 645 590 440
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 22,022 17,435 12,446
     Mexican 14,272 11,446 8,145
     Puerto Rican 2,513 1,952 1,369
     Central or South American 2,778 2,092 1,522
     Cuban 1,158 833 642
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.60B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 83.1 66.1 51.0
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 84.2 67.0 52.1
     White 86.8 69.8 55.0
     Black or African American 75.3 54.9 39.9
     American Indian or Alaska Native 81.0 61.2 44.7
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 71.3 60.6 43.4
     Filipino 61.7 52.4 29.9
     Japanese * * 41.7
     Asian Indian 52.7 45.2 30.1
     Korean 76.2 69.7 52.0
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 75.7 60.0 42.8
     Mexican 74.7 59.9 42.6
     Puerto Rican 77.3 60.0 42.1
     Central or South American 74.7 56.3 41.0
     Cuban 85.9 61.7 47.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.61A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 10,747 8,564 4,365
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 8,991 7,229 3,711
     White 7,114 5,884 3,123
     Black or African American 1,299 894 396
     American Indian or Alaska Native 96 77 43
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 44 12
     Filipino 66 36 *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 40 37 14
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 1,756 1,335 654
     Mexican 1,221 915 465
     Puerto Rican 239 187 76
     Central or South American 178 137 62
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.61B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 43.4 34.6 17.6
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 43.2 34.7 17.8
     White 45.8 37.9 20.1
     Black or African American 35.9 24.7 10.9
     American Indian or Alaska Native 50.8 41.0 22.6
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 19.5 5.2
     Filipino 38.7 21.2 *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 18.7 16.9 6.7
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 44.7 34.0 16.6
     Mexican 44.4 33.3 16.9
     Puerto Rican 46.8 36.6 14.9
     Central or South American 41.3 31.7 14.4
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.62A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 26,889 24,153 18,759
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 22,432 20,383 16,024
     White 17,392 16,040 12,892
     Black or African American 3,306 2,816 1,968
     American Indian or Alaska Native 193 * 129
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 185 175 *
     Filipino 221 185 137
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 165 143 114
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 4,457 3,770 2,736
     Mexican 3,107 2,606 1,860
     Puerto Rican 481 420 313
     Central or South American 554 468 356
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.62B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 86.7 77.9 60.5
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 87.8 79.8 62.7
     White 90.1 83.1 66.8
     Black or African American 81.2 69.2 48.3
     American Indian or Alaska Native 89.8 * 60.0
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 69.9 66.3 *
     Filipino 84.6 70.9 52.6
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 57.9 50.3 39.9
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 81.2 68.7 49.8
     Mexican 80.5 67.5 48.2
     Puerto Rican 87.1 76.1 56.8
     Central or South American 76.7 64.8 49.3
     Cuban * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.63A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 157,816 122,759 96,696
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 142,007 110,430 87,639
     White 119,065 93,527 75,027
     Black or African American 15,588 11,000 8,343
     American Indian or Alaska Native * 662 489
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 1,342 * *
     Filipino * * *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian * 703 *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 15,809 12,329 9,057
     Mexican 9,945 7,925 5,820
     Puerto Rican 1,793 1,345 980
     Central or South American 2,046 1,488 1,104
     Cuban 978 674 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.63B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 88.0 68.4 53.9
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 88.9 69.1 54.9
     White 91.2 71.6 57.5
     Black or African American 81.5 57.5 43.6
     American Indian or Alaska Native * 61.6 45.5
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 78.1 * *
     Filipino * * *
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian * 48.5 *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 80.4 62.7 46.1
     Mexican 79.6 63.4 46.6
     Puerto Rican 81.9 61.4 44.7
     Central or South American 79.8 58.0 43.1
     Cuban 88.5 61.0 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.64A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 184,705 146,912 115,455
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 164,439 130,812 103,663
     White 136,457 109,567 87,920
     Black or African American 18,894 13,816 10,311
     American Indian or Alaska Native 1,101 828 618
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 1,527 1,293 *
     Filipino 977 848 485
     Japanese * * 326
     Asian Indian 989 847 573
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 20,266 16,100 11,792
     Mexican 13,051 10,531 7,680
     Puerto Rican 2,274 1,765 1,293
     Central or South American 2,600 1,956 1,460
     Cuban 1,102 787 617
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.64B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 87.8 69.8 54.9
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 88.8 70.6 56.0
     White 91.1 73.1 58.7
     Black or African American 81.5 59.6 44.5
     American Indian or Alaska Native 85.4 64.2 47.9
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 77.0 65.2 *
     Filipino 64.3 55.9 32.0
     Japanese * * 44.2
     Asian Indian 57.0 48.8 33.0
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 80.6 64.0 46.9
     Mexican 79.8 64.4 47.0
     Puerto Rican 82.9 64.4 47.1
     Central or South American 79.1 59.5 44.4
     Cuban 88.6 63.2 49.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.65A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 119,820 53,787 15,860
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 107,374 46,579 14,134
     White 91,042 38,727 12,340
     Black or African American 10,707 5,619 1,172
     American Indian or Alaska Native 660 413 128
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * 138 *
     Chinese 959 171 22
     Filipino 504 203 13
     Japanese 329 98 25
     Asian Indian 587 231 55
     Korean 440 * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 12,446 7,208 1,726
     Mexican 8,145 5,048 1,162
     Puerto Rican 1,369 765 217
     Central or South American 1,522 771 140
     Cuban 642 * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.65B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 51.0 22.9 6.7
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 52.1 22.6 6.9
     White 55.0 23.4 7.5
     Black or African American 39.9 21.0 4.4
     American Indian or Alaska Native 44.7 27.9 8.7
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * 21.1 *
     Chinese 43.4 7.8 1.0
     Filipino 29.9 12.0 0.8
     Japanese 41.7 12.4 3.2
     Asian Indian 30.1 11.8 2.8
     Korean 52.0 * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 42.8 24.8 5.9
     Mexican 42.6 26.4 6.1
     Puerto Rican 42.1 23.5 6.7
     Central or South American 41.0 20.7 3.8
     Cuban 47.6 * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.66A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 4,365 2,641 630
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 3,711 2,230 544
     White 3,123 1,946 503
     Black or African American 396 178 22
     American Indian or Alaska Native 43 34 5
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 12 * *
     Filipino * 2 0
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 14 9 *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 654 411 85
     Mexican 465 291 65
     Puerto Rican 76 51 5
     Central or South American 62 39 10
     Cuban * * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.66B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 17.6 10.7 2.5
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 17.8 10.7 2.6
     White 20.1 12.5 3.2
     Black or African American 10.9 4.9 0.6
     American Indian or Alaska Native 22.6 18.2 2.9
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 5.2 * *
     Filipino * 0.9 0.1
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 6.7 4.0 *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 16.6 10.5 2.2
     Mexican 16.9 10.6 2.3
     Puerto Rican 14.9 10.0 1.0
     Central or South American 14.4 9.0 2.2
     Cuban * * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.67A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 18,759 12,699 4,625
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 16,024 10,790 4,127
     White 12,892 9,036 3,665
     Black or African American 1,968 1,067 239
     American Indian or Alaska Native 129 95 23
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * * *
     Filipino 137 67 12
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 114 63 22
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 2,736 1,909 498
     Mexican 1,860 1,356 346
     Puerto Rican 313 192 53
     Central or South American 356 224 57
     Cuban * * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.67B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 60.5 40.9 14.9
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 62.7 42.3 16.2
     White 66.8 46.8 19.0
     Black or African American 48.3 26.2 5.9
     American Indian or Alaska Native 60.0 44.1 10.6
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * * *
     Filipino 52.6 25.8 4.4
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 39.9 22.3 7.7
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 49.8 34.8 9.1
     Mexican 48.2 35.1 9.0
     Puerto Rican 56.8 34.8 9.6
     Central or South American 49.3 31.0 8.0
     Cuban * * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.68A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 96,696 38,447 10,605
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 87,639 33,559 9,462
     White 75,027 27,745 8,171
     Black or African American 8,343 4,373 911
     American Indian or Alaska Native 489 284 100
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * * *
     Filipino * * 2
     Japanese * * 17
     Asian Indian * * *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 9,057 4,888 1,143
     Mexican 5,820 3,401 751
     Puerto Rican 980 522 159
     Central or South American 1,104 508 73
     Cuban * * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.68B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 53.9 21.4 5.9
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 54.9 21.0 5.9
     White 57.5 21.3 6.3
     Black or African American 43.6 22.9 4.8
     American Indian or Alaska Native 45.5 26.4 9.3
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * * *
     Filipino * * 0.1
     Japanese * * 2.6
     Asian Indian * * *
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 46.1 24.9 5.8
     Mexican 46.6 27.2 6.0
     Puerto Rican 44.7 23.8 7.2
     Central or South American 43.1 19.8 2.8
     Cuban * * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.69A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 115,455 51,146 15,231
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 103,663 44,349 13,590
     White 87,920 36,781 11,836
     Black or African American 10,311 5,440 1,150
     American Indian or Alaska Native 618 379 122
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 164 *
     Filipino 485 202 13
     Japanese 326 97 25
     Asian Indian 573 223 55
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 11,792 6,797 1,641
     Mexican 7,680 4,757 1,097
     Puerto Rican 1,293 714 212
     Central or South American 1,460 732 130
     Cuban 617 * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.69B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 54.9 24.3 7.2
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 56.0 23.9 7.3
     White 58.7 24.5 7.9
     Black or African American 44.5 23.5 5.0
     American Indian or Alaska Native 47.9 29.3 9.5
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 8.3 *
     Filipino 32.0 13.3 0.9
     Japanese 44.2 13.1 3.4
     Asian Indian 33.0 12.8 3.2
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 46.9 27.0 6.5
     Mexican 47.0 29.1 6.7
     Puerto Rican 47.1 26.0 7.7
     Central or South American 44.4 22.3 4.0
     Cuban 49.6 * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.70A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 171,838 84,731 71,499
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 32,717 16,096 13,265
          New England 8,692 4,014 3,240
          Middle Atlantic 24,025 12,082 10,025
     Midwest 40,565 20,714 17,509
          East North Central 28,254 14,447 12,368
          West North Central 12,312 6,267 5,141
     South 61,660 30,858 26,675
          South Atlantic 32,370 16,082 13,840
          East South Central 10,905 5,488 4,899
          West South Central 18,385 9,288 7,935
     West 36,896 17,064 14,050
          Mountain 11,101 5,496 4,696
          Pacific 25,794 11,567 9,354
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 83,306 40,071 33,239
     Small Metro 53,016 26,566 22,424
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 38,280 19,180 16,146
          <250K Pop. 14,736 7,386 6,279
     Nonmetro 35,516 18,094 15,836
          Urbanized 11,223 5,562 4,767
          Less Urbanized 20,207 10,475 9,161
          Completely Rural 4,086 2,057 1,909
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.70B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 73.1 36.0 30.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 72.6 35.7 29.4
          New England 73.6 34.0 27.4
          Middle Atlantic 72.2 36.3 30.1
     Midwest 75.9 38.8 32.8
          East North Central 75.5 38.6 33.1
          West North Central 76.9 39.1 32.1
     South 73.6 36.8 31.8
          South Atlantic 74.0 36.8 31.6
          East South Central 77.0 38.8 34.6
          West South Central 71.1 35.9 30.7
     West 69.8 32.3 26.6
          Mountain 72.5 35.9 30.7
          Pacific 68.7 30.8 24.9
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 71.0 34.2 28.3
     Small Metro 74.9 37.5 31.7
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 74.1 37.1 31.2
          <250K Pop. 77.0 38.6 32.8
     Nonmetro 75.5 38.5 33.7
          Urbanized 75.6 37.4 32.1
          Less Urbanized 74.9 38.8 34.0
          Completely Rural 78.4 39.5 36.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.71A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 9,113 5,839 3,767
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 1,581 1,048 665
          New England 402 268 181
          Middle Atlantic 1,179 780 484
     Midwest 2,208 1,460 1,003
          East North Central 1,480 984 669
          West North Central 729 476 334
     South 3,468 2,247 1,484
          South Atlantic 1,805 1,195 787
          East South Central 623 387 271
          West South Central 1,040 666 427
     West 1,856 1,083 615
          Mountain 618 382 241
          Pacific 1,239 701 374
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 4,117 2,569 1,550
     Small Metro 2,818 1,856 1,212
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 2,089 1,378 895
          <250K Pop. 729 479 317
     Nonmetro 2,178 1,414 1,005
          Urbanized 630 415 297
          Less Urbanized 1,264 811 563
          Completely Rural 285 187 145
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.71B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 36.8 23.6 15.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 35.4 23.5 14.9
          New England 34.8 23.1 15.6
          Middle Atlantic 35.7 23.6 14.6
     Midwest 38.8 25.7 17.6
          East North Central 37.1 24.7 16.8
          West North Central 42.8 27.9 19.6
     South 39.5 25.6 16.9
          South Atlantic 41.1 27.2 17.9
          East South Central 43.7 27.1 19.0
          West South Central 35.2 22.6 14.5
     West 31.8 18.6 10.6
          Mountain 36.2 22.4 14.1
          Pacific 30.0 17.0 9.1
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 33.1 20.7 12.5
     Small Metro 38.3 25.2 16.5
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 38.2 25.2 16.4
          <250K Pop. 38.5 25.3 16.7
     Nonmetro 43.9 28.5 20.3
          Urbanized 40.8 26.9 19.2
          Less Urbanized 44.3 28.4 19.7
          Completely Rural 50.8 33.4 25.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.72A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 23,426 17,028 14,049
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 4,200 3,147 2,586
          New England 1,122 807 665
          Middle Atlantic 3,078 2,339 1,921
     Midwest 5,710 4,343 3,621
          East North Central 3,926 2,984 2,500
          West North Central 1,784 1,360 1,121
     South 8,376 6,037 5,033
          South Atlantic 4,039 2,902 2,424
          East South Central 1,525 1,121 949
          West South Central 2,811 2,013 1,659
     West 5,140 3,501 2,809
          Mountain 1,609 1,127 933
          Pacific 3,532 2,374 1,876
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 10,746 7,649 6,234
     Small Metro 8,072 5,871 4,847
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 5,697 4,121 3,406
          <250K Pop. 2,375 1,751 1,440
     Nonmetro 4,608 3,507 2,969
          Urbanized 1,680 1,254 1,016
          Less Urbanized 2,510 1,941 1,675
          Completely Rural 419 312 278
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.72B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 75.5 54.9 45.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 76.3 57.2 47.0
          New England 78.3 56.3 46.4
          Middle Atlantic 75.6 57.4 47.2
     Midwest 79.3 60.3 50.3
          East North Central 78.9 60.0 50.2
          West North Central 80.2 61.1 50.4
     South 76.0 54.8 45.7
          South Atlantic 74.9 53.8 45.0
          East South Central 79.8 58.6 49.7
          West South Central 75.6 54.1 44.6
     West 70.5 48.0 38.5
          Mountain 73.7 51.6 42.8
          Pacific 69.1 46.4 36.7
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 72.8 51.8 42.2
     Small Metro 77.2 56.2 46.4
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 76.8 55.5 45.9
          <250K Pop. 78.2 57.7 47.5
     Nonmetro 79.3 60.4 51.1
          Urbanized 79.1 59.1 47.8
          Less Urbanized 79.3 61.4 53.0
          Completely Rural 80.3 59.8 53.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.73A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 139,299 61,864 53,683
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 26,936 11,901 10,015
          New England 7,168 2,939 2,394
          Middle Atlantic 19,768 8,963 7,621
     Midwest 32,647 14,910 12,885
          East North Central 22,848 10,479 9,200
          West North Central 9,799 4,431 3,686
     South 49,817 22,574 20,158
          South Atlantic 26,526 11,985 10,629
          East South Central 8,757 3,979 3,679
          West South Central 14,534 6,609 5,849
     West 29,899 12,479 10,626
          Mountain 8,875 3,987 3,522
          Pacific 21,024 8,492 7,104
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 68,443 29,853 25,455
     Small Metro 42,126 18,838 16,366
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 30,494 13,682 11,844
          <250K Pop. 11,632 5,156 4,522
     Nonmetro 28,730 13,173 11,862
          Urbanized 8,913 3,893 3,454
          Less Urbanized 16,434 7,722 6,922
          Completely Rural 3,383 1,558 1,486
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.73B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 77.7 34.5 29.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 76.7 33.9 28.5
          New England 77.8 31.9 26.0
          Middle Atlantic 76.4 34.6 29.4
     Midwest 80.5 36.8 31.8
          East North Central 80.3 36.8 32.3
          West North Central 81.1 36.7 30.5
     South 77.9 35.3 31.5
          South Atlantic 78.1 35.3 31.3
          East South Central 81.0 36.8 34.0
          West South Central 75.8 34.5 30.5
     West 75.2 31.4 26.7
          Mountain 77.7 34.9 30.8
          Pacific 74.2 30.0 25.1
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 76.0 33.1 28.2
     Small Metro 79.5 35.5 30.9
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 78.6 35.3 30.5
          <250K Pop. 81.9 36.3 31.9
     Nonmetro 79.2 36.3 32.7
          Urbanized 79.7 34.8 30.9
          Less Urbanized 78.5 36.9 33.0
          Completely Rural 81.9 37.7 36.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.74A Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 162,725 78,892 67,732
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 31,136 15,048 12,601
          New England 8,290 3,746 3,059
          Middle Atlantic 22,846 11,302 9,542
     Midwest 38,357 19,253 16,506
          East North Central 26,774 13,463 11,699
          West North Central 11,583 5,790 4,807
     South 58,193 28,611 25,191
          South Atlantic 30,565 14,888 13,054
          East South Central 10,282 5,101 4,629
          West South Central 17,345 8,622 7,508
     West 35,040 15,980 13,435
          Mountain 10,484 5,114 4,455
          Pacific 24,556 10,866 8,980
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 79,189 37,502 31,688
     Small Metro 50,198 24,709 21,213
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 36,191 17,803 15,251
          <250K Pop. 14,006 6,907 5,962
     Nonmetro 33,339 16,681 14,831
          Urbanized 10,593 5,147 4,470
          Less Urbanized 18,944 9,663 8,598
          Completely Rural 3,802 1,870 1,764
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.74B Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 77.3 37.5 32.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 76.7 37.1 31.0
          New England 77.8 35.2 28.7
          Middle Atlantic 76.3 37.7 31.9
     Midwest 80.4 40.3 34.6
          East North Central 80.1 40.3 35.0
          West North Central 80.9 40.5 33.6
     South 77.6 38.1 33.6
          South Atlantic 77.6 37.8 33.2
          East South Central 80.8 40.1 36.4
          West South Central 75.7 37.6 32.8
     West 74.5 34.0 28.6
          Mountain 77.0 37.6 32.7
          Pacific 73.4 32.5 26.8
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 75.5 35.8 30.2
     Small Metro 79.1 38.9 33.4
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 78.3 38.5 33.0
          <250K Pop. 81.3 40.1 34.6
     Nonmetro 79.2 39.6 35.3
          Urbanized 79.6 38.7 33.6
          Less Urbanized 78.6 40.1 35.7
          Completely Rural 81.7 40.2 37.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco 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, 2002.

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Table 2.75A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 162,553 71,310 61,136
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 31,266 13,441 11,490
          New England 8,318 3,321 2,797
          Middle Atlantic 22,948 10,120 8,693
     Midwest 38,658 17,577 15,163
          East North Central 26,996 12,258 10,624
          West North Central 11,661 5,319 4,539
     South 57,663 26,039 22,524
          South Atlantic 30,253 13,565 11,737
          East South Central 10,141 4,578 4,069
          West South Central 17,269 7,896 6,718
     West 34,966 14,253 11,959
          Mountain 10,547 4,712 4,073
          Pacific 24,420 9,540 7,886
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 79,005 33,918 28,836
     Small Metro 50,300 22,473 19,194
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 36,142 16,184 13,803
          <250K Pop. 14,158 6,289 5,391
     Nonmetro 33,248 14,919 13,106
          Urbanized 10,598 4,643 4,065
          Less Urbanized 18,786 8,494 7,443
          Completely Rural 3,864 1,781 1,598
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.75B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 69.1 30.3 26.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 69.4 29.8 25.5
          New England 70.5 28.1 23.7
          Middle Atlantic 69.0 30.4 26.1
     Midwest 72.4 32.9 28.4
          East North Central 72.2 32.8 28.4
          West North Central 72.8 33.2 28.3
     South 68.8 31.1 26.9
          South Atlantic 69.1 31.0 26.8
          East South Central 71.6 32.3 28.7
          West South Central 66.8 30.5 26.0
     West 66.1 27.0 22.6
          Mountain 68.9 30.8 26.6
          Pacific 65.0 25.4 21.0
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 67.4 28.9 24.6
     Small Metro 71.0 31.7 27.1
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 69.9 31.3 26.7
          <250K Pop. 74.0 32.9 28.2
     Nonmetro 70.7 31.7 27.9
          Urbanized 71.3 31.3 27.4
          Less Urbanized 69.7 31.5 27.6
          Completely Rural 74.1 34.2 30.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.76A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 8,242 5,037 3,209
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 1,462 943 594
          New England 373 240 163
          Middle Atlantic 1,090 702 432
     Midwest 2,005 1,270 872
          East North Central 1,346 858 577
          West North Central 659 412 295
     South 3,141 1,938 1,232
          South Atlantic 1,649 1,046 671
          East South Central 556 327 211
          West South Central 936 565 350
     West 1,633 886 511
          Mountain 549 314 205
          Pacific 1,084 572 306
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 3,723 2,225 1,369
     Small Metro 2,557 1,616 1,032
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 1,896 1,205 768
          <250K Pop. 660 411 263
     Nonmetro 1,962 1,196 808
          Urbanized 568 358 239
          Less Urbanized 1,140 682 454
          Completely Rural 254 156 116
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.76B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 33.3 20.3 13.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 32.8 21.1 13.3
          New England 32.2 20.8 14.1
          Middle Atlantic 33.0 21.3 13.1
     Midwest 35.2 22.3 15.3
          East North Central 33.8 21.5 14.5
          West North Central 38.7 24.2 17.3
     South 35.8 22.1 14.0
          South Atlantic 37.5 23.8 15.3
          East South Central 39.0 22.9 14.8
          West South Central 31.7 19.2 11.9
     West 28.0 15.2 8.8
          Mountain 32.2 18.4 12.0
          Pacific 26.3 13.9 7.4
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 30.0 17.9 11.0
     Small Metro 34.7 21.9 14.0
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 34.7 22.0 14.0
          <250K Pop. 34.8 21.7 13.9
     Nonmetro 39.6 24.1 16.3
          Urbanized 36.8 23.2 15.5
          Less Urbanized 39.9 23.9 15.9
          Completely Rural 45.3 27.9 20.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.77A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 22,099 15,214 12,650
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 4,010 2,843 2,361
          New England 1,076 736 614
          Middle Atlantic 2,934 2,107 1,747
     Midwest 5,377 3,896 3,261
          East North Central 3,710 2,667 2,245
          West North Central 1,667 1,229 1,015
     South 7,867 5,326 4,499
          South Atlantic 3,786 2,549 2,156
          East South Central 1,444 992 844
          West South Central 2,636 1,785 1,498
     West 4,846 3,148 2,529
          Mountain 1,504 1,005 834
          Pacific 3,342 2,143 1,695
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 10,176 6,936 5,739
     Small Metro 7,616 5,205 4,314
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 5,361 3,666 3,036
          <250K Pop. 2,255 1,538 1,278
     Nonmetro 4,307 3,073 2,598
          Urbanized 1,575 1,106 911
          Less Urbanized 2,344 1,694 1,451
          Completely Rural 388 273 235
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.77B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 71.2 49.0 40.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 72.8 51.6 42.9
          New England 75.0 51.3 42.8
          Middle Atlantic 72.1 51.7 42.9
     Midwest 74.7 54.1 45.3
          East North Central 74.6 53.6 45.1
          West North Central 74.9 55.2 45.6
     South 71.4 48.3 40.8
          South Atlantic 70.2 47.3 40.0
          East South Central 75.5 51.9 44.2
          West South Central 70.9 48.0 40.3
     West 66.4 43.2 34.7
          Mountain 68.9 46.1 38.2
          Pacific 65.4 41.9 33.2
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 68.9 47.0 38.9
     Small Metro 72.9 49.8 41.3
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 72.3 49.4 40.9
          <250K Pop. 74.3 50.7 42.1
     Nonmetro 74.1 52.9 44.7
          Urbanized 74.1 52.1 42.9
          Less Urbanized 74.1 53.5 45.9
          Completely Rural 74.3 52.4 45.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.78A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 132,212 51,060 45,278
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 25,794 9,655 8,535
          New England 6,870 2,344 2,021
          Middle Atlantic 18,924 7,311 6,514
     Midwest 31,276 12,411 11,031
          East North Central 21,941 8,732 7,801
          West North Central 9,335 3,678 3,229
     South 46,656 18,776 16,793
          South Atlantic 24,818 9,971 8,910
          East South Central 8,141 3,259 3,013
          West South Central 13,696 5,546 4,870
     West 28,488 10,218 8,919
          Mountain 8,494 3,393 3,035
          Pacific 19,994 6,825 5,884
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 65,106 24,757 21,729
     Small Metro 40,128 15,652 13,848
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 28,885 11,313 9,999
          <250K Pop. 11,242 4,340 3,850
     Nonmetro 26,979 10,650 9,700
          Urbanized 8,455 3,180 2,915
          Less Urbanized 15,302 6,119 5,538
          Completely Rural 3,222 1,352 1,246
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.78B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 73.7 28.5 25.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 73.5 27.5 24.3
          New England 74.5 25.4 21.9
          Middle Atlantic 73.1 28.2 25.2
     Midwest 77.2 30.6 27.2
          East North Central 77.1 30.7 27.4
          West North Central 77.3 30.4 26.7
     South 72.9 29.3 26.3
          South Atlantic 73.1 29.4 26.2
          East South Central 75.3 30.1 27.9
          West South Central 71.4 28.9 25.4
     West 71.7 25.7 22.4
          Mountain 74.3 29.7 26.6
          Pacific 70.6 24.1 20.8
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 72.3 27.5 24.1
     Small Metro 75.7 29.5 26.1
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 74.5 29.2 25.8
          <250K Pop. 79.2 30.6 27.1
     Nonmetro 74.4 29.4 26.7
          Urbanized 75.6 28.4 26.1
          Less Urbanized 73.1 29.2 26.4
          Completely Rural 78.0 32.7 30.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.79A Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 154,311 66,273 57,928
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 29,804 12,499 10,896
          New England 7,946 3,081 2,635
          Middle Atlantic 21,858 9,418 8,261
     Midwest 36,652 16,307 14,291
          East North Central 25,651 11,400 10,047
          West North Central 11,002 4,907 4,245
     South 54,522 24,102 21,292
          South Atlantic 28,604 12,519 11,066
          East South Central 9,585 4,251 3,858
          West South Central 16,333 7,331 6,368
     West 33,333 13,366 11,448
          Mountain 9,997 4,398 3,869
          Pacific 23,336 8,968 7,580
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 75,282 31,693 27,467
     Small Metro 47,744 20,857 18,162
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 34,246 14,979 13,035
          <250K Pop. 13,497 5,878 5,127
     Nonmetro 31,286 13,723 12,298
          Urbanized 10,030 4,286 3,826
          Less Urbanized 17,646 7,812 6,990
          Completely Rural 3,610 1,625 1,482
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.79B Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 73.3 31.5 27.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 73.4 30.8 26.8
          New England 74.6 28.9 24.7
          Middle Atlantic 73.0 31.4 27.6
     Midwest 76.8 34.2 29.9
          East North Central 76.7 34.1 30.1
          West North Central 76.9 34.3 29.7
     South 72.7 32.1 28.4
          South Atlantic 72.7 31.8 28.1
          East South Central 75.3 33.4 30.3
          West South Central 71.3 32.0 27.8
     West 70.8 28.4 24.3
          Mountain 73.5 32.3 28.4
          Pacific 69.8 26.8 22.7
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 71.8 30.2 26.2
     Small Metro 75.2 32.9 28.6
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 74.1 32.4 28.2
          <250K Pop. 78.3 34.1 29.8
     Nonmetro 74.4 32.6 29.2
          Urbanized 75.4 32.2 28.7
          Less Urbanized 73.2 32.4 29.0
          Completely Rural 77.6 34.9 31.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.80A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 46,870 10,577 7,787
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 6,313 1,027 648
          New England 1,653 225 128
          Middle Atlantic 4,660 801 521
     Midwest 11,907 2,866 2,091
          East North Central 7,823 1,721 1,242
          West North Central 4,084 1,145 849
     South 18,859 5,030 3,911
          South Atlantic 9,371 2,303 1,718
          East South Central 3,959 1,210 950
          West South Central 5,529 1,517 1,243
     West 9,790 1,655 1,137
          Mountain 3,579 780 569
          Pacific 6,211 875 568
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 18,079 3,156 2,046
     Small Metro 15,584 3,509 2,636
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 10,761 2,320 1,730
          <250K Pop. 4,824 1,189 905
     Nonmetro 13,206 3,912 3,105
          Urbanized 3,852 935 676
          Less Urbanized 7,677 2,404 1,954
          Completely Rural 1,677 573 475
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.80B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 19.9 4.5 3.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 14.0 2.3 1.4
          New England 14.0 1.9 1.1
          Middle Atlantic 14.0 2.4 1.6
     Midwest 22.3 5.4 3.9
          East North Central 20.9 4.6 3.3
          West North Central 25.5 7.2 5.3
     South 22.5 6.0 4.7
          South Atlantic 21.4 5.3 3.9
          East South Central 28.0 8.5 6.7
          West South Central 21.4 5.9 4.8
     West 18.5 3.1 2.2
          Mountain 23.4 5.1 3.7
          Pacific 16.5 2.3 1.5
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 15.4 2.7 1.7
     Small Metro 22.0 5.0 3.7
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 20.8 4.5 3.3
          <250K Pop. 25.2 6.2 4.7
     Nonmetro 28.1 8.3 6.6
          Urbanized 25.9 6.3 4.6
          Less Urbanized 28.5 8.9 7.2
          Completely Rural 32.2 11.0 9.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.81A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 1,975 1,063 487
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 256 154 43
          New England 56 36 9
          Middle Atlantic 200 118 34
     Midwest 510 292 139
          East North Central 301 165 83
          West North Central 209 127 56
     South 894 455 239
          South Atlantic 451 211 108
          East South Central 214 110 58
          West South Central 229 134 73
     West 315 161 66
          Mountain 132 73 35
          Pacific 183 88 31
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 609 322 127
     Small Metro 600 300 124
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 426 207 76
          <250K Pop. 174 93 48
     Nonmetro 767 441 236
          Urbanized 192 105 52
          Less Urbanized 440 258 141
          Completely Rural 135 78 44
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.81B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 8.0 4.3 2.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 5.7 3.5 1.0
          New England 4.9 3.1 0.8
          Middle Atlantic 6.0 3.6 1.0
     Midwest 9.0 5.1 2.4
          East North Central 7.6 4.1 2.1
          West North Central 12.3 7.4 3.3
     South 10.2 5.2 2.7
          South Atlantic 10.3 4.8 2.5
          East South Central 15.0 7.7 4.1
          West South Central 7.8 4.6 2.5
     West 5.4 2.8 1.1
          Mountain 7.7 4.3 2.1
          Pacific 4.4 2.1 0.8
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 4.9 2.6 1.0
     Small Metro 8.1 4.1 1.7
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 7.8 3.8 1.4
          <250K Pop. 9.2 4.9 2.5
     Nonmetro 15.5 8.9 4.8
          Urbanized 12.4 6.8 3.3
          Less Urbanized 15.4 9.0 4.9
          Completely Rural 24.1 14.0 7.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.82A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 7,367 2,489 1,502
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 1,044 286 167
          New England 310 74 37
          Middle Atlantic 734 212 130
     Midwest 2,116 731 440
          East North Central 1,317 453 272
          West North Central 799 277 168
     South 2,652 980 626
          South Atlantic 1,218 431 251
          East South Central 571 229 159
          West South Central 863 321 217
     West 1,555 493 269
          Mountain 590 217 139
          Pacific 965 276 130
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 2,524 677 326
     Small Metro 2,820 955 582
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 1,881 622 377
          <250K Pop. 939 333 205
     Nonmetro 2,024 857 594
          Urbanized 677 255 167
          Less Urbanized 1,127 497 339
          Completely Rural 220 104 88
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.82B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 23.7 8.0 4.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 19.0 5.2 3.0
          New England 21.6 5.1 2.6
          Middle Atlantic 18.0 5.2 3.2
     Midwest 29.4 10.1 6.1
          East North Central 26.5 9.1 5.5
          West North Central 35.9 12.5 7.5
     South 24.1 8.9 5.7
          South Atlantic 22.6 8.0 4.6
          East South Central 29.9 12.0 8.3
          West South Central 23.2 8.6 5.8
     West 21.3 6.8 3.7
          Mountain 27.0 9.9 6.4
          Pacific 18.9 5.4 2.5
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 17.1 4.6 2.2
     Small Metro 27.0 9.1 5.6
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 25.4 8.4 5.1
          <250K Pop. 30.9 11.0 6.8
     Nonmetro 34.8 14.7 10.2
          Urbanized 31.9 12.0 7.9
          Less Urbanized 35.6 15.7 10.7
          Completely Rural 42.1 20.0 16.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.83A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 37,528 7,025 5,797
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 5,013 586 439
          New England 1,287 115 82
          Middle Atlantic 3,726 471 357
     Midwest 9,281 1,843 1,511
          East North Central 6,205 1,102 887
          West North Central 3,075 741 625
     South 15,314 3,594 3,046
          South Atlantic 7,703 1,661 1,359
          East South Central 3,175 872 733
          West South Central 4,436 1,062 953
     West 7,920 1,001 802
          Mountain 2,857 490 395
          Pacific 5,063 511 407
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 14,947 2,157 1,594
     Small Metro 12,165 2,254 1,929
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 8,454 1,491 1,276
          <250K Pop. 3,711 763 652
     Nonmetro 10,416 2,614 2,275
          Urbanized 2,983 576 458
          Less Urbanized 6,111 1,648 1,474
          Completely Rural 1,322 390 344
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.83B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 20.9 3.9 3.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 14.3 1.7 1.2
          New England 14.0 1.3 0.9
          Middle Atlantic 14.4 1.8 1.4
     Midwest 22.9 4.5 3.7
          East North Central 21.8 3.9 3.1
          West North Central 25.4 6.1 5.2
     South 23.9 5.6 4.8
          South Atlantic 22.7 4.9 4.0
          East South Central 29.3 8.1 6.8
          West South Central 23.1 5.5 5.0
     West 19.9 2.5 2.0
          Mountain 25.0 4.3 3.5
          Pacific 17.9 1.8 1.4
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 16.6 2.4 1.8
     Small Metro 23.0 4.3 3.6
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 21.8 3.8 3.3
          <250K Pop. 26.1 5.4 4.6
     Nonmetro 28.7 7.2 6.3
          Urbanized 26.7 5.1 4.1
          Less Urbanized 29.2 7.9 7.0
          Completely Rural 32.0 9.4 8.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.84A Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 44,895 9,514 7,299
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 6,058 872 605
          New England 1,597 189 119
          Middle Atlantic 4,461 683 487
     Midwest 11,397 2,574 1,951
          East North Central 7,522 1,555 1,159
          West North Central 3,874 1,019 793
     South 17,966 4,575 3,672
          South Atlantic 8,920 2,091 1,610
          East South Central 3,746 1,101 892
          West South Central 5,299 1,383 1,170
     West 9,475 1,494 1,071
          Mountain 3,447 707 534
          Pacific 6,028 787 536
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 17,471 2,834 1,919
     Small Metro 14,985 3,210 2,511
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 10,335 2,113 1,654
          <250K Pop. 4,650 1,096 857
     Nonmetro 12,440 3,471 2,869
          Urbanized 3,660 830 625
          Less Urbanized 7,238 2,146 1,812
          Completely Rural 1,542 494 432
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.84B Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 21.3 4.5 3.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 14.9 2.1 1.5
          New England 15.0 1.8 1.1
          Middle Atlantic 14.9 2.3 1.6
     Midwest 23.9 5.4 4.1
          East North Central 22.5 4.7 3.5
          West North Central 27.1 7.1 5.5
     South 24.0 6.1 4.9
          South Atlantic 22.7 5.3 4.1
          East South Central 29.4 8.6 7.0
          West South Central 23.1 6.0 5.1
     West 20.1 3.2 2.3
          Mountain 25.3 5.2 3.9
          Pacific 18.0 2.4 1.6
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 16.7 2.7 1.8
     Small Metro 23.6 5.1 4.0
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 22.4 4.6 3.6
          <250K Pop. 27.0 6.4 5.0
     Nonmetro 29.6 8.2 6.8
          Urbanized 27.5 6.2 4.7
          Less Urbanized 30.0 8.9 7.5
          Completely Rural 33.1 10.6 9.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.85A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 88,053 25,928 12,751
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 16,139 5,188 2,450
          New England 4,571 1,398 609
          Middle Atlantic 11,568 3,790 1,841
     Midwest 22,361 6,441 2,999
          East North Central 15,423 4,409 2,172
          West North Central 6,938 2,032 827
     South 30,219 8,879 4,650
          South Atlantic 16,074 4,808 2,536
          East South Central 5,318 1,421 689
          West South Central 8,828 2,650 1,425
     West 19,333 5,420 2,652
          Mountain 5,779 1,634 750
          Pacific 13,555 3,786 1,902
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 42,616 13,015 6,445
     Small Metro 27,844 8,099 3,913
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 19,822 5,849 2,783
          <250K Pop. 8,021 2,250 1,130
     Nonmetro 17,594 4,814 2,393
          Urbanized 5,849 1,572 835
          Less Urbanized 9,811 2,746 1,281
          Completely Rural 1,934 496 277
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.85B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 37.4 11.0 5.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 35.8 11.5 5.4
          New England 38.7 11.8 5.2
          Middle Atlantic 34.8 11.4 5.5
     Midwest 41.9 12.1 5.6
          East North Central 41.2 11.8 5.8
          West North Central 43.3 12.7 5.2
     South 36.1 10.6 5.6
          South Atlantic 36.7 11.0 5.8
          East South Central 37.6 10.0 4.9
          West South Central 34.1 10.3 5.5
     West 36.6 10.2 5.0
          Mountain 37.7 10.7 4.9
          Pacific 36.1 10.1 5.1
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 36.3 11.1 5.5
     Small Metro 39.3 11.4 5.5
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 38.4 11.3 5.4
          <250K Pop. 41.9 11.8 5.9
     Nonmetro 37.4 10.2 5.1
          Urbanized 39.4 10.6 5.6
          Less Urbanized 36.4 10.2 4.8
          Completely Rural 37.1 9.5 5.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.86A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 4,033 2,511 1,117
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 650 396 177
          New England 193 108 50
          Middle Atlantic 457 288 127
     Midwest 999 659 305
          East North Central 677 450 218
          West North Central 322 209 87
     South 1,578 985 459
          South Atlantic 836 519 233
          East South Central 261 158 79
          West South Central 482 308 147
     West 806 471 177
          Mountain 289 180 64
          Pacific 517 291 113
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 1,810 1,082 449
     Small Metro 1,304 847 393
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 982 643 301
          <250K Pop. 323 205 92
     Nonmetro 919 582 276
          Urbanized 271 152 72
          Less Urbanized 517 351 172
          Completely Rural 131 79 32
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.86B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 16.3 10.1 4.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 14.6 8.9 4.0
          New England 16.7 9.3 4.3
          Middle Atlantic 13.8 8.7 3.8
     Midwest 17.6 11.6 5.4
          East North Central 17.0 11.3 5.5
          West North Central 18.9 12.2 5.1
     South 18.0 11.2 5.2
          South Atlantic 19.0 11.8 5.3
          East South Central 18.3 11.0 5.5
          West South Central 16.3 10.4 5.0
     West 13.8 8.1 3.0
          Mountain 16.9 10.6 3.7
          Pacific 12.5 7.0 2.7
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 14.6 8.7 3.6
     Small Metro 17.7 11.5 5.3
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 17.9 11.7 5.5
          <250K Pop. 17.0 10.8 4.9
     Nonmetro 18.5 11.7 5.6
          Urbanized 17.5 9.8 4.7
          Less Urbanized 18.1 12.3 6.0
          Completely Rural 23.4 14.2 5.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.87A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 14,148 7,034 3,417
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 2,452 1,194 507
          New England 701 318 130
          Middle Atlantic 1,751 876 377
     Midwest 3,732 1,923 935
          East North Central 2,515 1,327 665
          West North Central 1,217 596 270
     South 4,754 2,466 1,305
          South Atlantic 2,347 1,223 654
          East South Central 842 420 231
          West South Central 1,565 823 420
     West 3,209 1,452 670
          Mountain 1,049 497 242
          Pacific 2,160 955 428
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 6,367 3,078 1,470
     Small Metro 5,074 2,588 1,262
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 3,592 1,840 918
          <250K Pop. 1,483 748 344
     Nonmetro 2,706 1,368 686
          Urbanized 1,038 506 225
          Less Urbanized 1,436 747 397
          Completely Rural 232 115 63
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.87B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 45.6 22.7 11.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 44.5 21.7 9.2
          New England 48.9 22.2 9.1
          Middle Atlantic 43.0 21.5 9.3
     Midwest 51.8 26.7 13.0
          East North Central 50.6 26.7 13.4
          West North Central 54.7 26.8 12.1
     South 43.1 22.4 11.8
          South Atlantic 43.5 22.7 12.1
          East South Central 44.0 22.0 12.1
          West South Central 42.1 22.1 11.3
     West 44.0 19.9 9.2
          Mountain 48.1 22.8 11.1
          Pacific 42.2 18.7 8.4
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 43.1 20.9 10.0
     Small Metro 48.5 24.8 12.1
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 48.4 24.8 12.4
          <250K Pop. 48.8 24.6 11.3
     Nonmetro 46.6 23.6 11.8
          Urbanized 48.9 23.8 10.6
          Less Urbanized 45.4 23.6 12.6
          Completely Rural 44.5 22.1 12.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.88A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 69,872 16,382 8,217
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 13,036 3,598 1,766
          New England 3,677 971 428
          Middle Atlantic 9,359 2,626 1,338
     Midwest 17,630 3,859 1,759
          East North Central 12,230 2,631 1,289
          West North Central 5,399 1,228 470
     South 23,887 5,429 2,887
          South Atlantic 12,890 3,066 1,650
          East South Central 4,215 843 379
          West South Central 6,782 1,520 858
     West 15,319 3,497 1,805
          Mountain 4,441 957 444
          Pacific 10,878 2,540 1,361
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 34,438 8,855 4,527
     Small Metro 21,465 4,664 2,258
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 15,249 3,366 1,564
          <250K Pop. 6,216 1,298 694
     Nonmetro 13,969 2,864 1,432
          Urbanized 4,540 915 538
          Less Urbanized 7,859 1,648 712
          Completely Rural 1,571 301 182
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.88B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 39.0 9.1 4.6
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 37.1 10.3 5.0
          New England 39.9 10.5 4.6
          Middle Atlantic 36.2 10.1 5.2
     Midwest 43.5 9.5 4.3
          East North Central 43.0 9.2 4.5
          West North Central 44.7 10.2 3.9
     South 37.3 8.5 4.5
          South Atlantic 37.9 9.0 4.9
          East South Central 39.0 7.8 3.5
          West South Central 35.4 7.9 4.5
     West 38.5 8.8 4.5
          Mountain 38.9 8.4 3.9
          Pacific 38.4 9.0 4.8
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 38.2 9.8 5.0
     Small Metro 40.5 8.8 4.3
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 39.3 8.7 4.0
          <250K Pop. 43.8 9.1 4.9
     Nonmetro 38.5 7.9 3.9
          Urbanized 40.6 8.2 4.8
          Less Urbanized 37.5 7.9 3.4
          Completely Rural 38.0 7.3 4.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.89A Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 84,020 23,417 11,634
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 15,489 4,792 2,273
          New England 4,378 1,290 558
          Middle Atlantic 11,111 3,502 1,715
     Midwest 21,362 5,782 2,694
          East North Central 14,746 3,958 1,954
          West North Central 6,616 1,823 740
     South 28,641 7,894 4,191
          South Atlantic 15,238 4,289 2,303
          East South Central 5,057 1,263 610
          West South Central 8,347 2,342 1,278
     West 18,528 4,949 2,476
          Mountain 5,490 1,454 686
          Pacific 13,038 3,495 1,789
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 40,805 11,933 5,997
     Small Metro 26,539 7,251 3,520
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 18,841 5,206 2,482
          <250K Pop. 7,698 2,045 1,038
     Nonmetro 16,675 4,232 2,117
          Urbanized 5,578 1,421 763
          Less Urbanized 9,294 2,395 1,110
          Completely Rural 1,803 416 245
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.89B Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 39.9 11.1 5.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 38.1 11.8 5.6
          New England 41.1 12.1 5.2
          Middle Atlantic 37.1 11.7 5.7
     Midwest 44.7 12.1 5.6
          East North Central 44.1 11.8 5.8
          West North Central 46.2 12.7 5.2
     South 38.2 10.5 5.6
          South Atlantic 38.7 10.9 5.9
          East South Central 39.7 9.9 4.8
          West South Central 36.4 10.2 5.6
     West 39.4 10.5 5.3
          Mountain 40.3 10.7 5.0
          Pacific 39.0 10.4 5.4
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 38.9 11.4 5.7
     Small Metro 41.8 11.4 5.5
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 40.8 11.3 5.4
          <250K Pop. 44.7 11.9 6.0
     Nonmetro 39.6 10.1 5.0
          Urbanized 41.9 10.7 5.7
          Less Urbanized 38.5 9.9 4.6
          Completely Rural 38.7 8.9 5.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.90A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 195,452 155,476 119,820
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 38,373 32,181 25,584
          New England 10,369 8,573 6,751
          Middle Atlantic 28,003 23,608 18,833
     Midwest 45,645 36,881 28,658
          East North Central 31,795 25,366 19,524
          West North Central 13,850 11,515 9,134
     South 67,919 51,209 38,400
          South Atlantic 36,203 27,677 21,102
          East South Central 10,948 7,507 5,197
          West South Central 20,769 16,025 12,101
     West 43,514 35,205 27,178
          Mountain 12,655 10,119 7,810
          Pacific 30,859 25,086 19,368
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 97,972 80,676 63,335
     Small Metro 59,287 47,114 36,330
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 42,939 33,884 26,235
          <250K Pop. 16,348 13,231 10,094
     Nonmetro 38,193 27,686 20,155
          Urbanized 12,339 9,307 7,083
          Less Urbanized 21,564 15,234 10,940
          Completely Rural 4,290 3,146 2,133
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.90B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 83.1 66.1 51.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 85.2 71.4 56.8
          New England 87.8 72.6 57.2
          Middle Atlantic 84.2 71.0 56.6
     Midwest 85.4 69.0 53.6
          East North Central 85.0 67.8 52.2
          West North Central 86.5 71.9 57.0
     South 81.1 61.1 45.8
          South Atlantic 82.7 63.2 48.2
          East South Central 77.3 53.0 36.7
          West South Central 80.3 62.0 46.8
     West 82.3 66.6 51.4
          Mountain 82.6 66.1 51.0
          Pacific 82.1 66.8 51.6
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 83.5 68.8 54.0
     Small Metro 83.7 66.5 51.3
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 83.1 65.6 50.8
          <250K Pop. 85.5 69.2 52.8
     Nonmetro 81.2 58.9 42.9
          Urbanized 83.1 62.7 47.7
          Less Urbanized 80.0 56.5 40.6
          Completely Rural 82.3 60.3 40.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.91A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 10,747 8,564 4,365
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 2,044 1,673 849
          New England 549 445 227
          Middle Atlantic 1,494 1,227 622
     Midwest 2,549 2,088 1,094
          East North Central 1,772 1,459 747
          West North Central 777 629 347
     South 3,778 2,952 1,484
          South Atlantic 1,914 1,533 763
          East South Central 603 432 212
          West South Central 1,261 987 510
     West 2,376 1,852 938
          Mountain 750 602 316
          Pacific 1,626 1,251 622
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 5,313 4,236 2,125
     Small Metro 3,203 2,554 1,296
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 2,387 1,893 983
          <250K Pop. 816 661 313
     Nonmetro 2,231 1,775 944
          Urbanized 681 546 286
          Less Urbanized 1,267 994 542
          Completely Rural 283 235 117
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.91B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 43.4 34.6 17.6
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 45.8 37.5 19.0
          New England 47.5 38.5 19.6
          Middle Atlantic 45.2 37.2 18.8
     Midwest 44.8 36.7 19.2
          East North Central 44.4 36.6 18.7
          West North Central 45.6 36.9 20.4
     South 43.1 33.6 16.9
          South Atlantic 43.5 34.9 17.4
          East South Central 42.3 30.3 14.9
          West South Central 42.7 33.4 17.3
     West 40.8 31.8 16.1
          Mountain 44.0 35.3 18.5
          Pacific 39.4 30.3 15.1
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 42.7 34.1 17.1
     Small Metro 43.5 34.7 17.6
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 43.7 34.6 18.0
          <250K Pop. 43.0 34.9 16.5
     Nonmetro 45.0 35.8 19.0
          Urbanized 44.1 35.4 18.5
          Less Urbanized 44.4 34.8 19.0
          Completely Rural 50.4 41.9 20.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.92A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 26,889 24,153 18,759
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 4,955 4,567 3,628
          New England 1,337 1,218 1,008
          Middle Atlantic 3,617 3,349 2,621
     Midwest 6,451 5,974 4,775
          East North Central 4,437 4,095 3,258
          West North Central 2,013 1,880 1,517
     South 9,419 8,279 6,294
          South Atlantic 4,640 4,075 3,106
          East South Central 1,586 1,350 1,002
          West South Central 3,192 2,854 2,187
     West 6,065 5,333 4,062
          Mountain 1,805 1,581 1,227
          Pacific 4,260 3,751 2,835
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 12,656 11,405 8,840
     Small Metro 9,205 8,354 6,604
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 6,480 5,883 4,657
          <250K Pop. 2,725 2,471 1,947
     Nonmetro 5,028 4,394 3,315
          Urbanized 1,855 1,672 1,344
          Less Urbanized 2,729 2,364 1,717
          Completely Rural 444 358 253
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.92B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 86.7 77.9 60.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 90.0 83.0 65.9
          New England 93.3 85.0 70.3
          Middle Atlantic 88.8 82.2 64.4
     Midwest 89.6 83.0 66.3
          East North Central 89.2 82.3 65.5
          West North Central 90.5 84.5 68.2
     South 85.4 75.1 57.1
          South Atlantic 86.1 75.6 57.6
          East South Central 83.0 70.6 52.4
          West South Central 85.8 76.7 58.8
     West 83.1 73.1 55.7
          Mountain 82.7 72.4 56.2
          Pacific 83.3 73.4 55.4
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 85.7 77.3 59.9
     Small Metro 88.1 79.9 63.2
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 87.4 79.3 62.8
          <250K Pop. 89.8 81.4 64.1
     Nonmetro 86.5 75.6 57.1
          Urbanized 87.3 78.7 63.3
          Less Urbanized 86.2 74.7 54.3
          Completely Rural 85.1 68.7 48.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.93A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 157,816 122,759 96,696
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 31,374 25,941 21,107
          New England 8,483 6,910 5,517
          Middle Atlantic 22,892 19,032 15,590
     Midwest 36,646 28,819 22,790
          East North Central 25,586 19,813 15,520
          West North Central 11,060 9,007 7,270
     South 54,723 39,978 30,621
          South Atlantic 29,649 22,069 17,233
          East South Central 8,758 5,724 3,984
          West South Central 16,316 12,184 9,405
     West 35,073 28,020 22,178
          Mountain 10,100 7,936 6,267
          Pacific 24,973 20,084 15,911
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 80,004 65,035 52,370
     Small Metro 46,878 36,206 28,429
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 34,071 26,107 20,595
          <250K Pop. 12,808 10,099 7,834
     Nonmetro 30,934 21,518 15,897
          Urbanized 9,803 7,089 5,453
          Less Urbanized 17,568 11,876 8,680
          Completely Rural 3,563 2,552 1,763
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.93B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 88.0 68.4 53.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 89.4 73.9 60.1
          New England 92.0 75.0 59.9
          Middle Atlantic 88.4 73.5 60.2
     Midwest 90.4 71.1 56.2
          East North Central 89.9 69.6 54.5
          West North Central 91.5 74.5 60.2
     South 85.5 62.5 47.9
          South Atlantic 87.3 65.0 50.7
          East South Central 81.0 52.9 36.8
          West South Central 85.1 63.5 49.0
     West 88.2 70.5 55.8
          Mountain 88.4 69.5 54.9
          Pacific 88.1 70.9 56.2
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 88.8 72.2 58.1
     Small Metro 88.5 68.3 53.6
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 87.8 67.3 53.1
          <250K Pop. 90.2 71.1 55.2
     Nonmetro 85.3 59.3 43.8
          Urbanized 87.6 63.4 48.7
          Less Urbanized 83.9 56.7 41.4
          Completely Rural 86.2 61.8 42.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.94A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 184,705 146,912 115,455
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 36,329 30,508 24,735
          New England 9,820 8,128 6,524
          Middle Atlantic 26,509 22,380 18,211
     Midwest 43,097 34,794 27,565
          East North Central 30,023 23,907 18,778
          West North Central 13,073 10,886 8,787
     South 64,142 48,257 36,915
          South Atlantic 34,289 26,144 20,339
          East South Central 10,345 7,075 4,985
          West South Central 19,508 15,038 11,591
     West 41,138 33,353 26,240
          Mountain 11,905 9,517 7,494
          Pacific 29,233 23,836 18,746
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 92,660 76,440 61,210
     Small Metro 56,084 44,560 35,034
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 40,551 31,991 25,252
          <250K Pop. 15,533 12,570 9,781
     Nonmetro 35,962 25,912 19,211
          Urbanized 11,658 8,761 6,797
          Less Urbanized 20,297 14,240 10,397
          Completely Rural 4,007 2,911 2,016
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.94B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 87.8 69.8 54.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 89.5 75.1 60.9
          New England 92.2 76.3 61.3
          Middle Atlantic 88.5 74.7 60.8
     Midwest 90.3 72.9 57.7
          East North Central 89.8 71.5 56.2
          West North Central 91.4 76.1 61.4
     South 85.5 64.3 49.2
          South Atlantic 87.1 66.4 51.7
          East South Central 81.3 55.6 39.2
          West South Central 85.2 65.7 50.6
     West 87.4 70.9 55.8
          Mountain 87.5 69.9 55.1
          Pacific 87.4 71.3 56.0
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 88.4 72.9 58.4
     Small Metro 88.4 70.2 55.2
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 87.7 69.2 54.6
          <250K Pop. 90.1 72.9 56.8
     Nonmetro 85.5 61.6 45.7
          Urbanized 87.6 65.8 51.1
          Less Urbanized 84.2 59.1 43.1
          Completely Rural 86.1 62.5 43.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.95A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 119,820 53,787 15,860
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 25,584 11,008 2,999
          New England 6,751 3,017 796
          Middle Atlantic 18,833 7,991 2,203
     Midwest 28,658 13,622 4,384
          East North Central 19,524 9,364 3,155
          West North Central 9,134 4,257 1,229
     South 38,400 17,558 5,207
          South Atlantic 21,102 9,210 2,565
          East South Central 5,197 2,469 782
          West South Central 12,101 5,879 1,860
     West 27,178 11,599 3,270
          Mountain 7,810 3,680 1,127
          Pacific 19,368 7,919 2,143
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 63,335 27,047 7,418
     Small Metro 36,330 17,182 5,584
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 26,235 11,994 3,891
          <250K Pop. 10,094 5,188 1,693
     Nonmetro 20,155 9,558 2,859
          Urbanized 7,083 3,278 1,022
          Less Urbanized 10,940 5,262 1,568
          Completely Rural 2,133 1,018 269
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.95B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 51.0 22.9 6.7
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 56.8 24.4 6.7
          New England 57.2 25.6 6.7
          Middle Atlantic 56.6 24.0 6.6
     Midwest 53.6 25.5 8.2
          East North Central 52.2 25.0 8.4
          West North Central 57.0 26.6 7.7
     South 45.8 21.0 6.2
          South Atlantic 48.2 21.0 5.9
          East South Central 36.7 17.4 5.5
          West South Central 46.8 22.7 7.2
     West 51.4 21.9 6.2
          Mountain 51.0 24.0 7.4
          Pacific 51.6 21.1 5.7
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 54.0 23.1 6.3
     Small Metro 51.3 24.3 7.9
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 50.8 23.2 7.5
          <250K Pop. 52.8 27.1 8.8
     Nonmetro 42.9 20.3 6.1
          Urbanized 47.7 22.1 6.9
          Less Urbanized 40.6 19.5 5.8
          Completely Rural 40.9 19.5 5.1
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.96A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 4,365 2,641 630
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 849 489 98
          New England 227 152 37
          Middle Atlantic 622 337 61
     Midwest 1,094 693 188
          East North Central 747 473 141
          West North Central 347 220 47
     South 1,484 887 206
          South Atlantic 763 461 109
          East South Central 212 131 32
          West South Central 510 295 65
     West 938 573 139
          Mountain 316 200 44
          Pacific 622 373 95
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 2,125 1,260 270
     Small Metro 1,296 758 186
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 983 558 128
          <250K Pop. 313 200 58
     Nonmetro 944 622 174
          Urbanized 286 178 45
          Less Urbanized 542 365 112
          Completely Rural 117 80 17
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.96B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 17.6 10.7 2.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 19.0 11.0 2.2
          New England 19.6 13.1 3.2
          Middle Atlantic 18.8 10.2 1.9
     Midwest 19.2 12.2 3.3
          East North Central 18.7 11.9 3.5
          West North Central 20.4 12.9 2.7
     South 16.9 10.1 2.3
          South Atlantic 17.4 10.5 2.5
          East South Central 14.9 9.2 2.2
          West South Central 17.3 10.0 2.2
     West 16.1 9.8 2.4
          Mountain 18.5 11.7 2.6
          Pacific 15.1 9.0 2.3
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 17.1 10.1 2.2
     Small Metro 17.6 10.3 2.5
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 18.0 10.2 2.3
          <250K Pop. 16.5 10.6 3.1
     Nonmetro 19.0 12.6 3.5
          Urbanized 18.5 11.5 2.9
          Less Urbanized 19.0 12.8 3.9
          Completely Rural 20.8 14.2 3.1
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.97A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 18,759 12,699 4,625
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 3,628 2,410 908
          New England 1,008 655 262
          Middle Atlantic 2,621 1,756 646
     Midwest 4,775 3,406 1,376
          East North Central 3,258 2,353 965
          West North Central 1,517 1,053 411
     South 6,294 4,218 1,470
          South Atlantic 3,106 2,056 690
          East South Central 1,002 656 219
          West South Central 2,187 1,507 561
     West 4,062 2,664 871
          Mountain 1,227 843 283
          Pacific 2,835 1,822 587
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 8,840 5,767 1,934
     Small Metro 6,604 4,558 1,765
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 4,657 3,138 1,161
          <250K Pop. 1,947 1,419 604
     Nonmetro 3,315 2,374 925
          Urbanized 1,344 931 382
          Less Urbanized 1,717 1,251 475
          Completely Rural 253 192 69
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.97B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 60.5 40.9 14.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 65.9 43.8 16.5
          New England 70.3 45.7 18.2
          Middle Atlantic 64.4 43.1 15.9
     Midwest 66.3 47.3 19.1
          East North Central 65.5 47.3 19.4
          West North Central 68.2 47.3 18.5
     South 57.1 38.3 13.3
          South Atlantic 57.6 38.1 12.8
          East South Central 52.4 34.3 11.5
          West South Central 58.8 40.5 15.1
     West 55.7 36.5 11.9
          Mountain 56.2 38.6 13.0
          Pacific 55.4 35.6 11.5
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 59.9 39.1 13.1
     Small Metro 63.2 43.6 16.9
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 62.8 42.3 15.7
          <250K Pop. 64.1 46.8 19.9
     Nonmetro 57.1 40.9 15.9
          Urbanized 63.3 43.8 18.0
          Less Urbanized 54.3 39.6 15.0
          Completely Rural 48.6 36.8 13.2
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.98A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 96,696 38,447 10,605
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 21,107 8,109 1,993
          New England 5,517 2,210 497
          Middle Atlantic 15,590 5,899 1,496
     Midwest 22,790 9,523 2,820
          East North Central 15,520 6,539 2,049
          West North Central 7,270 2,985 771
     South 30,621 12,453 3,531
          South Atlantic 17,233 6,693 1,766
          East South Central 3,984 1,682 531
          West South Central 9,405 4,078 1,234
     West 22,178 8,362 2,261
          Mountain 6,267 2,638 800
          Pacific 15,911 5,725 1,461
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 52,370 20,020 5,213
     Small Metro 28,429 11,866 3,632
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 20,595 8,298 2,602
          <250K Pop. 7,834 3,568 1,030
     Nonmetro 15,897 6,561 1,760
          Urbanized 5,453 2,169 595
          Less Urbanized 8,680 3,646 982
          Completely Rural 1,763 747 183
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.98B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 53.9 21.4 5.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 60.1 23.1 5.7
          New England 59.9 24.0 5.4
          Middle Atlantic 60.2 22.8 5.8
     Midwest 56.2 23.5 7.0
          East North Central 54.5 23.0 7.2
          West North Central 60.2 24.7 6.4
     South 47.9 19.5 5.5
          South Atlantic 50.7 19.7 5.2
          East South Central 36.8 15.5 4.9
          West South Central 49.0 21.3 6.4
     West 55.8 21.0 5.7
          Mountain 54.9 23.1 7.0
          Pacific 56.2 20.2 5.2
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 58.1 22.2 5.8
     Small Metro 53.6 22.4 6.9
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 53.1 21.4 6.7
          <250K Pop. 55.2 25.1 7.3
     Nonmetro 43.8 18.1 4.9
          Urbanized 48.7 19.4 5.3
          Less Urbanized 41.4 17.4 4.7
          Completely Rural 42.7 18.1 4.4
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.99A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 115,455 51,146 15,231
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 24,735 10,519 2,901
          New England 6,524 2,865 759
          Middle Atlantic 18,211 7,655 2,142
     Midwest 27,565 12,929 4,196
          East North Central 18,778 8,892 3,014
          West North Central 8,787 4,037 1,182
     South 36,915 16,671 5,002
          South Atlantic 20,339 8,749 2,456
          East South Central 4,985 2,338 750
          West South Central 11,591 5,585 1,795
     West 26,240 11,027 3,132
          Mountain 7,494 3,480 1,083
          Pacific 18,746 7,546 2,048
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 61,210 25,787 7,148
     Small Metro 35,034 16,424 5,398
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 25,252 11,436 3,763
          <250K Pop. 9,781 4,987 1,634
     Nonmetro 19,211 8,936 2,685
          Urbanized 6,797 3,100 977
          Less Urbanized 10,397 4,897 1,457
          Completely Rural 2,016 938 251
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.99B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL 54.9 24.3 7.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 60.9 25.9 7.1
          New England 61.3 26.9 7.1
          Middle Atlantic 60.8 25.6 7.2
     Midwest 57.7 27.1 8.8
          East North Central 56.2 26.6 9.0
          West North Central 61.4 28.2 8.3
     South 49.2 22.2 6.7
          South Atlantic 51.7 22.2 6.2
          East South Central 39.2 18.4 5.9
          West South Central 50.6 24.4 7.8
     West 55.8 23.4 6.7
          Mountain 55.1 25.6 8.0
          Pacific 56.0 22.6 6.1
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 58.4 24.6 6.8
     Small Metro 55.2 25.9 8.5
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 54.6 24.7 8.1
          <250K Pop. 56.8 28.9 9.5
     Nonmetro 45.7 21.2 6.4
          Urbanized 51.1 23.3 7.3
          Less Urbanized 43.1 20.3 6.0
          Completely Rural 43.3 20.2 5.4
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.100A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 20,911 17,492 10,713
GENDER      
     Male 10,719 8,847 5,619
     Female 10,192 8,645 5,094
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 17,592 14,903 9,217
          White 13,861 12,005 7,681
          Black or African American 2,563 1,942 1,020
          American Indian or Alaska Native 167 134 87
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 619 496 234
          Two or More Races 300 259 156
     Hispanic or Latino 3,319 2,589 1,496
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 6,996 5,973 3,976
     Female - White 6,865 6,032 3,704
     Male - Black or African American 1,323 967 538
     Female - Black or African American 1,240 975 482
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 1,814 1,439 853
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 1,505 1,150 643
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.100B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 56.2 47.0 28.8
GENDER      
     Male 56.5 46.6 29.6
     Female 56.0 47.5 28.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 56.4 47.8 29.5
          White 59.1 51.2 32.8
          Black or African American 48.4 36.7 19.3
          American Indian or Alaska Native 62.3 49.7 32.4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 41.1 33.0 15.5
          Two or More Races 54.0 46.6 28.1
     Hispanic or Latino 55.4 43.2 25.0
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 58.7 50.1 33.3
     Female - White 59.6 52.4 32.2
     Male - Black or African American 49.4 36.1 20.1
     Female - Black or African American 47.4 37.3 18.4
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 57.6 45.7 27.1
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 52.9 40.5 22.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.101A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 174,541 137,984 109,107
GENDER      
     Male 87,419 71,460 59,591
     Female 87,122 66,523 49,516
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 155,838 123,138 98,157
          White 129,710 103,446 83,362
          Black or African American 17,630 12,769 9,687
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 772 573
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 5,166 4,381 3,128
          Two or More Races 1,768 1,417 1,096
     Hispanic or Latino 18,703 14,846 10,950
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 64,181 52,612 44,610
     Female - White 65,529 50,834 38,752
     Male - Black or African American 8,329 6,288 5,316
     Female - Black or African American 9,302 6,481 4,371
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 10,444 8,788 6,833
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 8,259 6,057 4,117
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.101B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 88.2 69.7 55.1
GENDER      
     Male 92.4 75.5 63.0
     Female 84.3 64.4 47.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 89.1 70.4 56.1
          White 91.4 72.9 58.7
          Black or African American 81.9 59.4 45.0
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 63.8 47.4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 68.4 58.0 41.4
          Two or More Races 90.4 72.4 56.0
     Hispanic or Latino 81.0 64.3 47.4
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 94.2 77.2 65.5
     Female - White 88.8 68.9 52.5
     Male - Black or African American 88.9 67.1 56.8
     Female - Black or African American 76.6 53.4 36.0
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 89.2 75.0 58.3
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 72.6 53.3 36.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.102A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 10,713 7,175 2,301
GENDER      
     Male 5,619 4,140 1,544
     Female 5,094 3,035 756
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 9,217 6,168 2,044
          White 7,681 5,326 1,857
          Black or African American 1,020 518 103
          American Indian or Alaska Native 87 61 8
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 2
          Asian 234 129 28
          Two or More Races 156 110 45
     Hispanic or Latino 1,496 1,006 257
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 3,976 3,029 1,231
     Female - White 3,704 2,298 626
     Male - Black or African American 538 295 73
     Female - Black or African American 482 223 31
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 853 634 177
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 643 373 80
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.102B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 28.8 19.3 6.2
GENDER      
     Male 29.6 21.8 8.1
     Female 28.0 16.7 4.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 29.5 19.8 6.5
          White 32.8 22.7 7.9
          Black or African American 19.3 9.8 2.0
          American Indian or Alaska Native 32.4 22.6 3.1
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 1.5
          Asian 15.5 8.6 1.8
          Two or More Races 28.1 19.8 8.2
     Hispanic or Latino 25.0 16.8 4.3
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 33.3 25.4 10.3
     Female - White 32.2 19.9 5.4
     Male - Black or African American 20.1 11.0 2.7
     Female - Black or African American 18.4 8.5 1.2
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 27.1 20.1 5.6
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 22.6 13.1 2.8
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.103A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 109,107 46,613 13,560
GENDER      
     Male 59,591 31,316 10,671
     Female 49,516 15,296 2,888
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 98,157 40,411 12,091
          White 83,362 33,401 10,483
          Black or African American 9,687 5,101 1,069
          American Indian or Alaska Native 573 352 120
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 181 65
          Asian 3,128 990 210
          Two or More Races 1,096 386 144
     Hispanic or Latino 10,950 6,202 1,469
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 44,610 22,357 8,273
     Female - White 38,752 11,044 2,209
     Male - Black or African American 5,316 3,309 811
     Female - Black or African American 4,371 1,792 258
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 6,833 4,384 1,204
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 4,117 1,818 266
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.103B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol
Use
Binge Alcohol
Use
Heavy Alcohol
Use
TOTAL 55.1 23.5 6.9
GENDER      
     Male 63.0 33.1 11.3
     Female 47.9 14.8 2.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 56.1 23.1 6.9
          White 58.7 23.5 7.4
          Black or African American 45.0 23.7 5.0
          American Indian or Alaska Native 47.4 29.1 9.9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 26.8 9.6
          Asian 41.4 13.1 2.8
          Two or More Races 56.0 19.7 7.4
     Hispanic or Latino 47.4 26.9 6.4
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN      
     Male - White 65.5 32.8 12.1
     Female - White 52.5 15.0 3.0
     Male - Black or African American 56.8 35.3 8.7
     Female - Black or African American 36.0 14.8 2.1
     Male - Hispanic or Latino 58.3 37.4 10.3
     Female - Hispanic or Latino 36.2 16.0 2.3
*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, 2002.

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Table 2.104A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 20,911 17,492 10,713
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 17,592 14,903 9,217
     White 13,861 12,005 7,681
     Black or African American 2,563 1,942 1,020
     American Indian or Alaska Native 167 134 87
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 90 82 24
     Filipino 139 99 62
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 85 75 40
     Korean 73 65 34
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 3,319 2,589 1,496
     Mexican 2,349 1,809 1,042
     Puerto Rican 420 336 180
     Central or South American 339 271 154
     Cuban 92 77 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.104B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 56.2 47.0 28.8
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 56.4 47.8 29.5
     White 59.1 51.2 32.8
     Black or African American 48.4 36.7 19.3
     American Indian or Alaska Native 62.3 49.7 32.4
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 30.0 27.4 8.2
     Filipino 52.3 37.1 23.4
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 28.3 25.1 13.5
     Korean 40.2 35.8 18.9
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 55.4 43.2 25.0
     Mexican 55.4 42.7 24.6
     Puerto Rican 57.4 45.8 24.6
     Central or South American 50.5 40.4 22.9
     Cuban 62.3 52.2 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.105A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 174,541 137,984 109,107
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 155,838 123,138 98,157
     White 129,710 103,446 83,362
     Black or African American 17,630 12,769 9,687
     American Indian or Alaska Native * 772 573
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 1,484 1,255 *
     Filipino 904 786 442
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 945 808 547
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 18,703 14,846 10,950
     Mexican 11,923 9,637 7,103
     Puerto Rican 2,093 1,616 1,189
     Central or South American 2,439 1,821 1,369
     Cuban 1,066 755 588
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.105B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 88.2 69.7 55.1
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 89.1 70.4 56.1
     White 91.4 72.9 58.7
     Black or African American 81.9 59.4 45.0
     American Indian or Alaska Native * 63.8 47.4
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 77.8 65.8 *
     Filipino 63.5 55.2 31.1
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 57.1 48.9 33.1
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 81.0 64.3 47.4
     Mexican 80.2 64.8 47.8
     Puerto Rican 83.0 64.1 47.2
     Central or South American 80.1 59.8 44.9
     Cuban 88.8 62.9 48.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.106A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 10,713 7,175 2,301
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 9,217 6,168 2,044
     White 7,681 5,326 1,857
     Black or African American 1,020 518 103
     American Indian or Alaska Native 87 61 8
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 24 16 *
     Filipino 62 24 4
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 40 25 4
     Korean 34 21 *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 1,496 1,006 257
     Mexican 1,042 709 194
     Puerto Rican 180 119 24
     Central or South American 154 96 24
     Cuban * * 6
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.106B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 28.8 19.3 6.2
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 29.5 19.8 6.5
     White 32.8 22.7 7.9
     Black or African American 19.3 9.8 2.0
     American Indian or Alaska Native 32.4 22.6 3.1
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 8.2 5.3 *
     Filipino 23.4 9.0 1.4
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 13.5 8.2 1.5
     Korean 18.9 11.4 *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 25.0 16.8 4.3
     Mexican 24.6 16.7 4.6
     Puerto Rican 24.6 16.2 3.3
     Central or South American 22.9 14.4 3.5
     Cuban * * 3.8
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.107A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 109,107 46,613 13,560
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 98,157 40,411 12,091
     White 83,362 33,401 10,483
     Black or African American 9,687 5,101 1,069
     American Indian or Alaska Native 573 352 120
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 155 *
     Filipino 442 179 10
     Japanese * * 24
     Asian Indian 547 207 51
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 10,950 6,202 1,469
     Mexican 7,103 4,339 968
     Puerto Rican 1,189 646 193
     Central or South American 1,369 674 116
     Cuban 588 * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.107B Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Percentages, 2002
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 55.1 23.5 6.9
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 56.1 23.1 6.9
     White 58.7 23.5 7.4
     Black or African American 45.0 23.7 5.0
     American Indian or Alaska Native 47.4 29.1 9.9
     Native Hawaiian * * *
     Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese * 8.1 *
     Filipino 31.1 12.6 0.7
     Japanese * * 3.5
     Asian Indian 33.1 12.5 3.1
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 47.4 26.9 6.4
     Mexican 47.8 29.2 6.5
     Puerto Rican 47.2 25.6 7.6
     Central or South American 44.9 22.1 3.8
     Cuban 48.9 * *
*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 Totals include data from respondents reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as respondents reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.108A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 20,911 17,492 10,713
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 3,947 3,409 2,120
          New England 1,030 885 574
          Middle Atlantic 2,917 2,524 1,546
     Midwest 4,972 4,281 2,695
          East North Central 3,427 2,965 1,837
          West North Central 1,545 1,316 858
     South 7,350 6,009 3,659
          South Atlantic 3,642 2,998 1,824
          East South Central 1,265 997 596
          West South Central 2,443 2,014 1,239
     West 4,642 3,793 2,239
          Mountain 1,439 1,200 751
          Pacific 3,203 2,593 1,488
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 9,825 8,219 4,908
     Small Metro 6,746 5,690 3,572
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 4,839 4,061 2,546
          <250K Pop. 1,907 1,629 1,026
     Nonmetro 4,340 3,583 2,233
          Urbanized 1,405 1,185 773
          Less Urbanized 2,459 2,013 1,251
          Completely Rural 476 385 210
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.108B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 56.2 47.0 28.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 59.0 50.9 31.7
          New England 60.9 52.3 33.9
          Middle Atlantic 58.3 50.5 30.9
     Midwest 57.8 49.8 31.3
          East North Central 57.3 49.6 30.7
          West North Central 58.9 50.2 32.7
     South 55.8 45.6 27.8
          South Atlantic 55.9 46.0 28.0
          East South Central 56.1 44.2 26.4
          West South Central 55.4 45.7 28.1
     West 53.2 43.5 25.7
          Mountain 56.0 46.7 29.2
          Pacific 52.0 42.1 24.2
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 54.5 45.6 27.2
     Small Metro 58.0 48.9 30.7
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 57.2 48.0 30.1
          <250K Pop. 60.3 51.5 32.4
     Nonmetro 57.5 47.5 29.6
          Urbanized 57.9 48.9 31.9
          Less Urbanized 57.0 46.7 29.0
          Completely Rural 59.1 47.8 26.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.109A Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 174,541 137,984 109,107
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 34,426 28,772 23,464
          New England 9,339 7,688 6,177
          Middle Atlantic 25,086 21,084 17,287
     Midwest 40,673 32,600 25,963
          East North Central 28,368 22,401 17,687
          West North Central 12,306 10,199 8,276
     South 60,569 45,200 34,741
          South Atlantic 32,561 24,679 19,278
          East South Central 9,683 6,510 4,601
          West South Central 18,326 14,011 10,861
     West 38,873 31,412 24,939
          Mountain 11,216 8,919 7,059
          Pacific 27,657 22,493 17,880
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 88,148 72,457 58,427
     Small Metro 52,541 41,424 32,758
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 38,100 29,822 23,689
          <250K Pop. 14,442 11,602 9,069
     Nonmetro 33,852 24,103 17,922
          Urbanized 10,934 8,122 6,310
          Less Urbanized 19,105 13,221 9,689
          Completely Rural 3,813 2,760 1,923
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.109B Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL 88.2 69.7 55.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 89.7 75.0 61.2
          New England 92.3 76.0 61.1
          Middle Atlantic 88.8 74.6 61.2
     Midwest 90.7 72.7 57.9
          East North Central 90.2 71.3 56.3
          West North Central 91.9 76.2 61.8
     South 85.8 64.0 49.2
          South Atlantic 87.4 66.3 51.8
          East South Central 81.4 54.7 38.7
          West South Central 85.5 65.3 50.6
     West 88.0 71.1 56.5
          Mountain 88.0 70.0 55.4
          Pacific 88.1 71.6 56.9
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 88.8 73.0 58.9
     Small Metro 88.8 70.0 55.3
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 88.1 69.0 54.8
          <250K Pop. 90.5 72.7 56.8
     Nonmetro 85.7 61.0 45.4
          Urbanized 88.0 65.3 50.8
          Less Urbanized 84.3 58.4 42.8
          Completely Rural 86.5 62.6 43.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 2.110A Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002