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2003 National Survey on Drug Use & Health:  Detailed Tables

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Table  2.57C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 106 110 107
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 92 92 91
     White 71 77 78
     Black or African American 38 36 33
     American Indian or Alaska Native 5 7 7
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6 8 8
     Chinese 12 9 9
     Filipino 10 11 11
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 10 10 9
     Korean 10 9 9
     Vietnamese 8 8 7
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 48 51 48
     Mexican 41 45 41
     Puerto Rican 14 16 15
     Central or South American 17 15 15
     Cuban 7 7 7
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.57D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.34 0.35 0.34
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.36 0.36 0.35
     White 0.36 0.39 0.40
     Black or African American 0.92 0.86 0.79
     American Indian or Alaska Native 2.54 3.49 3.60
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.93 5.17 4.89
     Chinese 4.22 3.25 3.07
     Filipino 3.74 3.86 3.95
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 3.38 3.47 3.06
     Korean 5.20 4.96 5.08
     Vietnamese 5.39 5.11 4.31
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.85 0.91 0.85
     Mexican 1.05 1.13 1.04
     Puerto Rican 2.50 2.90 2.66
     Central or South American 2.29 2.04 2.06
     Cuban 4.58 4.94 4.75
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.58C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 570 549 521
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 522 521 496
     White 429 461 438
     Black or African American 240 182 176
     American Indian or Alaska Native 30 33 33
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 76 32 27
     Filipino 73 53 45
     Japanese 36 24 22
     Asian Indian 67 50 48
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 201 181 172
     Mexican 163 130 126
     Puerto Rican 55 66 65
     Central or South American 88 72 67
     Cuban 47 50 41
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.58D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.32 0.30 0.29
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.33 0.33 0.31
     White 0.33 0.35 0.34
     Black or African American 1.25 0.95 0.91
     American Indian or Alaska Native 3.01 3.39 3.39
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 4.75 1.99 1.70
     Filipino 4.41 3.19 2.69
     Japanese 4.95 3.27 3.05
     Asian Indian 4.46 3.31 3.20
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 1.01 0.91 0.87
     Mexican 1.29 1.02 1.00
     Puerto Rican 2.56 3.05 3.02
     Central or South American 3.05 2.49 2.31
     Cuban 4.66 5.02 4.10
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.59C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 585 583 554
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 536 552 524
     White 440 498 469
     Black or African American 247 187 180
     American Indian or Alaska Native 30 34 34
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 27 33 27
     Chinese 79 36 31
     Filipino 76 58 48
     Japanese 37 24 23
     Asian Indian 68 51 49
     Korean * 33 32
     Vietnamese 37 29 28
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 210 193 183
     Mexican 169 142 137
     Puerto Rican 55 66 66
     Central or South American 91 74 68
     Cuban 45 48 39
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.59D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.28 0.28 0.26
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.29 0.30 0.28
     White 0.29 0.33 0.31
     Black or African American 1.05 0.80 0.77
     American Indian or Alaska Native 2.52 2.90 2.85
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.66 5.73 4.70
     Chinese 4.14 1.88 1.61
     Filipino 3.93 2.98 2.50
     Japanese 4.64 3.08 2.83
     Asian Indian 3.79 2.84 2.73
     Korean * 4.70 4.54
     Vietnamese 5.29 4.08 3.90
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.82 0.76 0.72
     Mexican 1.01 0.85 0.82
     Puerto Rican 2.05 2.45 2.43
     Central or South American 2.51 2.06 1.89
     Cuban 3.95 4.20 3.41
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.60C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 457 655 688
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 416 613 651
     White 318 526 578
     Black or African American 168 214 195
     American Indian or Alaska Native 40 42 48
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 28 28
     Chinese 58 74 69
     Filipino 66 83 75
     Japanese 34 44 45
     Asian Indian 63 66 60
     Korean 38 40 40
     Vietnamese 45 42 36
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 176 240 233
     Mexican 139 187 179
     Puerto Rican 57 77 73
     Central or South American 70 88 84
     Cuban 28 37 43
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.60D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.19 0.28 0.29
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.20 0.30 0.31
     White 0.19 0.32 0.35
     Black or African American 0.62 0.79 0.72
     American Indian or Alaska Native 2.93 3.05 3.53
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.85 4.37 4.26
     Chinese 2.76 3.49 3.28
     Filipino 3.13 3.96 3.60
     Japanese 4.07 5.23 5.35
     Asian Indian 3.15 3.31 3.02
     Korean 4.82 5.08 5.04
     Vietnamese 5.44 5.17 4.39
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.60 0.82 0.79
     Mexican 0.71 0.96 0.92
     Puerto Rican 1.79 2.42 2.31
     Central or South American 1.74 2.17 2.06
     Cuban 2.22 2.94 3.36
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.61C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 80 76 60
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 72 69 54
     White 62 57 47
     Black or African American 29 26 19
     American Indian or Alaska Native 7 6 5
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5 5 3
     Chinese 8 7 4
     Filipino 5 5 5
     Japanese * * 2
     Asian Indian 7 7 5
     Korean * * 3
     Vietnamese 6 * 3
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 36 33 25
     Mexican 33 29 21
     Puerto Rican 11 11 8
     Central or South American 11 10 9
     Cuban 5 5 5
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.61D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.32 0.30 0.24
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.35 0.33 0.26
     White 0.40 0.37 0.30
     Black or African American 0.80 0.69 0.53
     American Indian or Alaska Native 3.85 3.17 2.73
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5.80 5.85 4.09
     Chinese 3.72 3.35 2.07
     Filipino 3.08 3.08 2.90
     Japanese * * 3.19
     Asian Indian 3.30 3.15 2.22
     Korean * * 3.27
     Vietnamese 5.48 * 2.69
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.91 0.83 0.64
     Mexican 1.16 1.02 0.73
     Puerto Rican 2.26 2.25 1.69
     Central or South American 2.52 2.38 2.13
     Cuban 4.45 4.57 4.38
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.62C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 77 99 124
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 68 84 109
     White 53 65 87
     Black or African American 28 33 36
     American Indian or Alaska Native 4 7 7
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 7 8 8
     Chinese 9 9 12
     Filipino 7 12 10
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 11 11 11
     Korean 8 8 10
     Vietnamese 7 8 *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 35 45 47
     Mexican 31 39 40
     Puerto Rican 9 11 14
     Central or South American 13 15 17
     Cuban 3 4 5
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.62D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.25 0.31 0.40
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.26 0.32 0.42
     White 0.27 0.33 0.45
     Black or African American 0.68 0.80 0.85
     American Indian or Alaska Native 2.10 3.66 3.51
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.20 4.73 4.87
     Chinese 3.28 3.12 4.11
     Filipino 2.59 4.34 3.80
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 3.80 3.90 3.89
     Korean 4.36 4.55 5.61
     Vietnamese 4.20 5.40 *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.63 0.81 0.84
     Mexican 0.78 0.99 1.02
     Puerto Rican 1.60 1.94 2.50
     Central or South American 1.85 2.10 2.28
     Cuban 2.06 2.57 3.49
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.63C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 434 636 661
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 393 598 627
     White 298 518 561
     Black or African American 159 207 185
     American Indian or Alaska Native 35 37 46
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 53 70 66
     Filipino 64 81 77
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 59 62 58
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 175 234 228
     Mexican 143 183 172
     Puerto Rican 54 73 72
     Central or South American 69 85 81
     Cuban 28 38 42
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.63D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.24 0.35 0.37
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.25 0.37 0.39
     White 0.23 0.40 0.43
     Black or African American 0.83 1.07 0.96
     American Indian or Alaska Native 3.57 3.80 4.64
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
     Chinese 3.33 4.38 4.12
     Filipino 3.89 4.85 4.66
     Japanese * * *
     Asian Indian 3.91 4.11 3.83
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.88 1.17 1.15
     Mexican 1.12 1.44 1.35
     Puerto Rican 2.53 3.38 3.34
     Central or South American 2.38 2.94 2.81
     Cuban 2.76 3.80 4.20
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.64C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 442 651 679
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 404 612 643
     White 307 525 569
     Black or African American 164 214 190
     American Indian or Alaska Native 36 40 47
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 29 28
     Chinese 56 73 69
     Filipino 64 83 75
     Japanese * 45 46
     Asian Indian 61 64 59
     Korean * * 39
     Vietnamese * * 38
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 174 238 231
     Mexican 141 186 174
     Puerto Rican 56 75 74
     Central or South American 69 86 84
     Cuban 28 39 43
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.64D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
TOTAL1 0.21 0.31 0.32
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.22 0.33 0.35
     White 0.20 0.35 0.38
     Black or African American 0.70 0.91 0.81
     American Indian or Alaska Native 3.07 3.36 3.95
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.45 5.01 4.84
     Chinese 2.95 3.82 3.62
     Filipino 3.31 4.30 3.90
     Japanese * 5.62 5.73
     Asian Indian 3.39 3.58 3.28
     Korean * * 5.62
     Vietnamese * * 5.31
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.68 0.93 0.91
     Mexican 0.85 1.12 1.05
     Puerto Rican 2.07 2.78 2.74
     Central or South American 1.91 2.39 2.33
     Cuban 2.45 3.38 3.79
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.65C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 688 512 286
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 651 493 265
     White 578 430 239
     Black or African American 195 161 89
     American Indian or Alaska Native 48 31 20
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 28 20 10
     Chinese 69 37 9
     Filipino 75 40 14
     Japanese 45 22 5
     Asian Indian 60 36 14
     Korean 40 28 22
     Vietnamese 36 19 11
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 233 184 94
     Mexican 179 153 74
     Puerto Rican 73 60 36
     Central or South American 84 65 24
     Cuban 43 42 35
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.65D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 0.29 0.22 0.12
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.31 0.24 0.13
     White 0.35 0.26 0.14
     Black or African American 0.72 0.59 0.33
     American Indian or Alaska Native 3.53 2.30 1.44
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.26 3.01 1.53
     Chinese 3.28 1.74 0.43
     Filipino 3.60 1.89 0.67
     Japanese 5.35 2.63 0.57
     Asian Indian 3.02 1.82 0.72
     Korean 5.04 3.47 2.74
     Vietnamese 4.39 2.29 1.38
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.79 0.63 0.32
     Mexican 0.92 0.79 0.38
     Puerto Rican 2.31 1.90 1.14
     Central or South American 2.06 1.59 0.58
     Cuban 3.36 3.31 2.80
*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.
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 and 2003.

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Table  2.66C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 60 49 23
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 54 44 21
     White 47 40 20
     Black or African American 19 14 4
     American Indian or Alaska Native 5 5 2
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3 2 *
     Chinese 4 3 *
     Filipino 5 3 *
     Japanese 2 0 0
     Asian Indian 5 3 *
     Korean 3 2 *
     Vietnamese 3 * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 25 19 8
     Mexican 21 16 8
     Puerto Rican 8 6 1
     Central or South American 9 7 3
     Cuban 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.
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 and 2003.

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Table  2.66D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 0.24 0.20 0.09
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.26 0.21 0.10
     White 0.30 0.26 0.13
     Black or African American 0.53 0.38 0.11
     American Indian or Alaska Native 2.73 2.69 0.84
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.09 3.12 *
     Chinese 2.07 1.19 *
     Filipino 2.90 1.88 *
     Japanese 3.19 0.93 0.64
     Asian Indian 2.22 1.34 *
     Korean 3.27 2.46 *
     Vietnamese 2.69 * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.64 0.48 0.20
     Mexican 0.73 0.55 0.29
     Puerto Rican 1.69 1.19 0.27
     Central or South American 2.13 1.66 0.63
     Cuban 4.38 * 0.97
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.67C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 124 119 84
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 109 105 75
     White 87 86 66
     Black or African American 36 31 16
     American Indian or Alaska Native 7 7 4
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 8 8 6
     Chinese 12 9 4
     Filipino 10 9 7
     Japanese * * 3
     Asian Indian 11 8 5
     Korean 10 10 *
     Vietnamese * 6 4
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 47 48 29
     Mexican 40 40 23
     Puerto Rican 14 14 9
     Central or South American 17 15 9
     Cuban 5 6 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.
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 and 2003.

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Table  2.67D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 0.40 0.38 0.27
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.42 0.41 0.29
     White 0.45 0.44 0.34
     Black or African American 0.85 0.74 0.39
     American Indian or Alaska Native 3.51 3.39 1.86
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.87 4.83 3.89
     Chinese 4.11 3.09 1.25
     Filipino 3.80 3.42 2.46
     Japanese * * 3.71
     Asian Indian 3.89 2.90 1.59
     Korean 5.61 5.15 *
     Vietnamese * 3.87 2.52
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.84 0.86 0.52
     Mexican 1.02 1.02 0.59
     Puerto Rican 2.50 2.63 1.58
     Central or South American 2.28 2.10 1.20
     Cuban 3.49 4.36 2.71
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.68C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 661 478 257
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 627 459 235
     White 561 402 213
     Black or African American 185 154 86
     American Indian or Alaska Native 46 29 19
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 17 8
     Chinese 66 33 *
     Filipino 77 39 13
     Japanese * 20 3
     Asian Indian 58 37 13
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 228 177 90
     Mexican 172 144 72
     Puerto Rican 72 58 35
     Central or South American 81 62 22
     Cuban 42 43 *
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.68D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 0.37 0.27 0.14
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.39 0.29 0.15
     White 0.43 0.31 0.16
     Black or African American 0.96 0.80 0.45
     American Indian or Alaska Native 4.64 2.91 1.91
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 4.27 1.88
     Chinese 4.12 2.05 *
     Filipino 4.66 2.33 0.78
     Japanese * 2.83 0.48
     Asian Indian 3.83 2.45 0.89
     Korean * * *
     Vietnamese * * *
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 1.15 0.89 0.45
     Mexican 1.35 1.13 0.57
     Puerto Rican 3.34 2.70 1.63
     Central or South American 2.81 2.15 0.76
     Cuban 4.20 4.33 *
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.69C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 679 507 285
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 643 489 262
     White 569 427 236
     Black or African American 190 158 88
     American Indian or Alaska Native 47 30 19
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 28 20 10
     Chinese 69 37 9
     Filipino 75 39 14
     Japanese 46 22 5
     Asian Indian 59 37 14
     Korean 39 27 22
     Vietnamese 38 19 11
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 231 182 94
     Mexican 174 151 73
     Puerto Rican 74 61 36
     Central or South American 84 64 24
     Cuban 43 42 *
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.69D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Racial/Ethnic Subgroups: Standard Errors of Percentages, Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs
Racial/Ethnic Subgroup TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
TOTAL1 0.32 0.24 0.13
NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.35 0.26 0.14
     White 0.38 0.28 0.16
     Black or African American 0.81 0.67 0.38
     American Indian or Alaska Native 3.95 2.56 1.64
     Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.84 3.55 1.72
     Chinese 3.62 1.94 0.49
     Filipino 3.90 2.01 0.74
     Japanese 5.73 2.82 0.60
     Asian Indian 3.28 2.03 0.80
     Korean 5.62 3.86 3.08
     Vietnamese 5.31 2.70 1.61
HISPANIC OR LATINO1 0.91 0.71 0.37
     Mexican 1.05 0.91 0.44
     Puerto Rican 2.74 2.25 1.33
     Central or South American 2.33 1.78 0.65
     Cuban 3.79 3.69 *
*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.
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 and 2003.

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Table  2.70C Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 797 783 883 828 832 803
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 374 328 372 301 345 304
          New England 183 138 149 169 147 165
          Middle Atlantic 327 298 341 249 312 254
     Midwest 311 298 361 350 347 322
          East North Central 252 234 300 295 283 266
          West North Central 183 186 202 188 199 180
     South 434 485 573 545 529 558
          South Atlantic 340 365 454 382 397 397
          East South Central 157 190 250 253 252 256
          West South Central 220 256 245 303 246 302
     West 458 428 418 410 408 369
          Mountain 147 175 177 171 182 149
          Pacific 434 391 374 362 362 328
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 641 621 677 600 635 571
     Small Metro 389 399 451 483 414 479
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 304 322 365 402 334 402
          < 250K Pop. 230 239 270 269 251 247
     Nonmetro 323 264 345 322 328 304
          Urbanized 188 181 211 227 196 222
          Less Urbanized 228 183 248 210 235 197
          Completely Rural 117 86 128 121 129 105
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.70D Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.34 0.33 0.38 0.35 0.35 0.34
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.83 0.72 0.83 0.66 0.77 0.67
          New England 1.55 1.16 1.26 1.42 1.24 1.39
          Middle Atlantic 0.98 0.89 1.03 0.75 0.94 0.76
     Midwest 0.58 0.55 0.68 0.65 0.65 0.60
          East North Central 0.67 0.62 0.80 0.78 0.76 0.71
          West North Central 1.14 1.15 1.26 1.17 1.24 1.12
     South 0.52 0.57 0.68 0.64 0.63 0.66
          South Atlantic 0.78 0.82 1.04 0.86 0.91 0.89
          East South Central 1.11 1.33 1.76 1.78 1.78 1.80
          West South Central 0.85 0.98 0.95 1.16 0.95 1.15
     West 0.87 0.80 0.79 0.76 0.77 0.69
          Mountain 0.96 1.12 1.16 1.09 1.19 0.96
          Pacific 1.15 1.02 1.00 0.95 0.96 0.86
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.51 0.49 0.54 0.48 0.50 0.45
     Small Metro 0.56 0.56 0.65 0.68 0.60 0.67
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.67 0.69 0.80 0.86 0.73 0.86
          < 250K Pop. 0.97 0.98 1.13 1.10 1.06 1.01
     Nonmetro 0.81 0.66 0.86 0.80 0.82 0.76
          Urbanized 1.17 1.01 1.32 1.27 1.22 1.24
          Less Urbanized 1.16 1.01 1.26 1.15 1.20 1.08
          Completely Rural 2.64 2.10 2.88 2.96 2.90 2.57
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.70P Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.4499   0.0635   0.1893  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.2119   0.0969   0.4805  
          New England 0.8446   0.7498   0.6268  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1118   0.0897   0.5848  
     Midwest 0.9944   0.9230   0.8104  
          East North Central 0.7884   0.7240   0.3601  
          West North Central 0.7348   0.7443   0.3789  
     South 0.3570   0.7562   0.9479  
          South Atlantic 0.8681   0.1248   0.1791  
          East South Central 0.1143   0.4192   0.7003  
          West South Central 0.3641   0.3183   0.1120  
     West 0.6236   0.0691   0.0956  
          Mountain 0.8798   0.9848   0.9121  
          Pacific 0.5727   0.0428   0.0683  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.1683   0.0059   0.0259  
     Small Metro 0.6294   0.6596   0.5160  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2684   0.2414   0.2146  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0116   0.3037   0.4666  
     Nonmetro 0.1277   0.7808   0.8273  
          Urbanized 0.0918   0.5786   0.4111  
          Less Urbanized 0.4142   0.4626   0.4259  
          Completely Rural 0.7563   0.7091   0.5076  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.71C Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 108 113 92 93 81 80
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 41 44 36 39 33 32
          New England 18 23 18 18 15 16
          Middle Atlantic 37 37 31 35 30 28
     Midwest 41 43 40 40 35 37
          East North Central 32 34 30 30 26 30
          West North Central 25 27 27 26 24 22
     South 75 70 61 58 53 51
          South Atlantic 51 46 41 39 39 36
          East South Central 38 30 34 27 28 23
          West South Central 38 44 28 35 24 28
     West 52 64 43 47 35 38
          Mountain 23 28 22 24 21 19
          Pacific 46 57 38 40 29 32
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 83 84 69 69 58 60
     Small Metro 55 58 48 46 42 40
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 46 49 39 40 35 35
          < 250K Pop. 32 33 29 28 25 24
     Nonmetro 39 44 38 39 32 31
          Urbanized 27 28 24 25 22 20
          Less Urbanized 28 29 27 27 22 22
          Completely Rural 14 14 15 12 13 10
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.71D Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.44 0.45 0.37 0.37 0.33 0.32
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.93 0.97 0.80 0.87 0.75 0.71
          New England 1.57 1.96 1.52 1.50 1.27 1.38
          Middle Atlantic 1.12 1.11 0.94 1.06 0.90 0.83
     Midwest 0.72 0.76 0.71 0.71 0.62 0.66
          East North Central 0.81 0.86 0.75 0.76 0.65 0.75
          West North Central 1.45 1.57 1.59 1.55 1.39 1.30
     South 0.86 0.78 0.69 0.65 0.61 0.57
          South Atlantic 1.17 1.03 0.94 0.87 0.88 0.81
          East South Central 2.66 2.07 2.36 1.85 1.94 1.58
          West South Central 1.27 1.48 0.95 1.17 0.80 0.93
     West 0.89 1.09 0.74 0.80 0.60 0.64
          Mountain 1.37 1.63 1.29 1.37 1.20 1.08
          Pacific 1.13 1.38 0.91 0.97 0.69 0.78
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.63 0.63 0.52 0.52 0.44 0.45
     Small Metro 0.76 0.78 0.67 0.62 0.59 0.53
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.94 0.99 0.80 0.80 0.72 0.71
          < 250K Pop. 1.36 1.36 1.23 1.15 1.05 0.99
     Nonmetro 0.92 1.03 0.87 0.90 0.74 0.73
          Urbanized 1.57 1.53 1.38 1.35 1.25 1.09
          Less Urbanized 1.33 1.46 1.28 1.35 1.05 1.13
          Completely Rural 2.88 3.23 3.12 2.79 2.68 2.29
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.71P Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0002   0.0438   0.0797  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.0921   0.2614   0.4065  
          New England 0.3664   0.7460   0.4195  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1539   0.2789   0.5536  
     Midwest 0.0014   0.1323   0.1169  
          East North Central 0.0189   0.2556   0.1312  
          West North Central 0.0270   0.3203   0.4958  
     South 0.0085   0.0312   0.0446  
          South Atlantic 0.0003   0.0003   0.0032  
          East South Central 0.2217   0.7917   0.7507  
          West South Central 0.4608   0.2749   0.4860  
     West 0.7092   0.3578   0.2016  
          Mountain 0.9012   0.7004   0.7732  
          Pacific 0.7195   0.4024   0.1771  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.0000   0.0055   0.0330  
     Small Metro 0.7055   0.8946   0.8418  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6291   0.5258   0.5455  
          < 250K Pop. 0.9707   0.5261   0.5916  
     Nonmetro 0.3450   0.8614   0.7304  
          Urbanized 0.7889   0.4956   0.6990  
          Less Urbanized 0.7889   0.5318   0.9772  
          Completely Rural 0.0058   0.1050   0.1833  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.72C Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 132 142 154 152 150 151
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 53 52 63 58 60 60
          New England 33 23 40 26 26 20
          Middle Atlantic 41 46 49 52 54 56
     Midwest 54 56 53 69 62 68
          East North Central 47 45 44 59 51 59
          West North Central 27 33 30 35 35 33
     South 79 93 90 92 89 92
          South Atlantic 62 74 66 66 63 68
          East South Central 32 33 42 39 46 40
          West South Central 38 46 45 51 45 48
     West 70 77 86 79 80 76
          Mountain 29 29 36 41 35 35
          Pacific 64 71 77 68 71 67
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 96 108 117 120 108 117
     Small Metro 75 79 88 78 89 77
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 56 67 71 66 71 63
          < 250K Pop. 50 43 53 44 55 44
     Nonmetro 49 45 52 50 59 53
          Urbanized 30 28 32 33 37 36
          Less Urbanized 36 32 38 36 41 38
          Completely Rural 15 10 18 14 17 14
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.72D Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.43 0.45 0.50 0.48 0.48 0.48
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.97 0.92 1.14 1.03 1.09 1.06
          New England 2.32 1.59 2.79 1.78 1.79 1.39
          Middle Atlantic 1.01 1.12 1.20 1.24 1.33 1.35
     Midwest 0.76 0.76 0.74 0.94 0.86 0.93
          East North Central 0.95 0.89 0.89 1.17 1.03 1.17
          West North Central 1.21 1.45 1.33 1.55 1.59 1.47
     South 0.72 0.82 0.81 0.81 0.80 0.81
          South Atlantic 1.15 1.32 1.23 1.18 1.16 1.21
          East South Central 1.68 1.70 2.20 2.00 2.40 2.05
          West South Central 1.02 1.20 1.21 1.35 1.22 1.25
     West 0.96 1.03 1.18 1.07 1.09 1.02
          Mountain 1.31 1.29 1.66 1.82 1.61 1.54
          Pacific 1.24 1.37 1.50 1.32 1.39 1.30
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.60 0.65 0.74 0.72 0.68 0.70
     Small Metro 0.74 0.77 0.87 0.76 0.88 0.76
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.87 1.01 1.10 0.99 1.11 0.94
          < 250K Pop. 1.33 1.20 1.43 1.25 1.47 1.25
     Nonmetro 0.99 0.92 1.05 1.01 1.18 1.08
          Urbanized 1.32 1.18 1.42 1.40 1.67 1.52
          Less Urbanized 1.58 1.46 1.67 1.65 1.81 1.75
          Completely Rural 3.24 2.82 3.83 3.78 3.70 3.91
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.72P Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.2277   0.0977   0.4260  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.2555   0.2508   0.1427  
          New England 0.7773   0.8315   0.3832  
          Middle Atlantic 0.2271   0.1951   0.2292  
     Midwest 0.8324   0.1417   0.1732  
          East North Central 0.5926   0.1116   0.1313  
          West North Central 0.6105   0.8277   0.9256  
     South 0.0443   0.3053   0.7281  
          South Atlantic 0.1808   0.4379   0.7188  
          East South Central 0.0183   0.2335   0.8288  
          West South Central 0.8322   0.8935   0.1324  
     West 0.3744   0.9906   0.7325  
          Mountain 0.8471   0.3220   0.3888  
          Pacific 0.2980   0.6002   0.4479  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.1345   0.0604   0.1760  
     Small Metro 0.7680   0.6789   0.2536  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9107   0.3592   0.3096  
          < 250K Pop. 0.7491   0.5889   0.5753  
     Nonmetro 0.6404   0.3219   0.4039  
          Urbanized 0.6582   0.9460   0.7565  
          Less Urbanized 0.9164   0.1362   0.2637  
          Completely Rural 0.2950   0.6122   0.4244  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.73C Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 763 729 848 774 797 748
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 355 325 366 278 338 284
          New England 173 136 159 156 150 158
          Middle Atlantic 312 296 330 229 303 234
     Midwest 283 267 336 327 324 297
          East North Central 221 212 280 270 267 241
          West North Central 177 163 185 183 183 174
     South 416 449 549 501 500 512
          South Atlantic 317 330 433 362 374 369
          East South Central 147 181 230 216 228 219
          West South Central 223 241 247 275 243 281
     West 450 392 406 396 400 354
          Mountain 138 155 179 168 180 148
          Pacific 427 359 360 348 352 312
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 620 581 658 576 618 540
     Small Metro 384 363 426 447 387 449
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 298 297 338 375 303 381
          < 250K Pop. 229 215 251 251 239 232
     Nonmetro 307 253 335 305 314 288
          Urbanized 185 169 207 214 193 212
          Less Urbanized 216 179 237 194 221 182
          Completely Rural 118 88 118 119 122 103
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.73D Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.43 0.40 0.47 0.43 0.44 0.41
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 1.01 0.92 1.04 0.79 0.96 0.81
          New England 1.87 1.47 1.72 1.69 1.62 1.70
          Middle Atlantic 1.20 1.14 1.28 0.88 1.17 0.90
     Midwest 0.70 0.66 0.83 0.80 0.80 0.73
          East North Central 0.78 0.74 0.98 0.95 0.94 0.84
          West North Central 1.46 1.34 1.53 1.51 1.52 1.43
     South 0.65 0.70 0.86 0.78 0.78 0.79
          South Atlantic 0.93 0.96 1.28 1.05 1.10 1.07
          East South Central 1.36 1.67 2.13 1.99 2.11 2.02
          West South Central 1.16 1.25 1.29 1.42 1.26 1.45
     West 1.13 0.97 1.02 0.98 1.01 0.87
          Mountain 1.21 1.33 1.56 1.44 1.58 1.27
          Pacific 1.51 1.24 1.27 1.21 1.24 1.08
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.64 0.60 0.68 0.60 0.64 0.56
     Small Metro 0.74 0.68 0.82 0.83 0.75 0.83
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.87 0.84 0.99 1.06 0.89 1.08
          < 250K Pop. 1.29 1.16 1.42 1.36 1.35 1.26
     Nonmetro 1.00 0.82 1.09 0.98 1.02 0.93
          Urbanized 1.54 1.24 1.72 1.57 1.60 1.55
          Less Urbanized 1.41 1.27 1.55 1.38 1.45 1.29
          Completely Rural 3.37 2.66 3.39 3.62 3.49 3.13
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.73P Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9643   0.1433   0.2724  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.3555   0.1526   0.6788  
          New England 0.7178   0.7908   0.7652  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1873   0.1406   0.7535  
     Midwest 0.6123   0.7745   0.8562  
          East North Central 0.4676   1.0000   0.6205  
          West North Central 0.9212   0.6297   0.3297  
     South 0.9261   0.9706   0.9578  
          South Atlantic 0.2838   0.2658   0.2876  
          East South Central 0.3125   0.2814   0.6277  
          West South Central 0.2967   0.3952   0.1846  
     West 0.6982   0.0524   0.0590  
          Mountain 0.9061   0.8672   1.0000  
          Pacific 0.6545   0.0250   0.0324  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.5516   0.0223   0.0533  
     Small Metro 0.6526   0.6301   0.5921  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2291   0.2604   0.2504  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0095   0.3679   0.4175  
     Nonmetro 0.1013   0.8971   0.9830  
          Urbanized 0.1024   0.5516   0.3643  
          Less Urbanized 0.3895   0.5017   0.4948  
          Completely Rural 0.9504   0.8395   0.5481  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.74C Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 780 755 876 810 829 784
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 360 334 373 296 345 296
          New England 173 142 150 165 147 162
          Middle Atlantic 317 303 341 245 312 247
     Midwest 298 281 355 348 338 316
          East North Central 237 222 295 292 277 261
          West North Central 181 173 199 189 194 179
     South 426 455 566 524 524 537
          South Atlantic 324 337 445 372 391 384
          East South Central 155 180 247 231 250 237
          West South Central 228 244 249 291 247 293
     West 455 415 416 403 413 365
          Mountain 143 163 181 168 182 146
          Pacific 431 381 370 355 367 324
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 627 601 668 586 630 554
     Small Metro 391 381 451 472 417 471
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 308 308 361 395 331 397
          < 250K Pop. 228 227 270 263 255 243
     Nonmetro 320 258 342 319 325 302
          Urbanized 189 174 210 224 196 221
          Less Urbanized 225 180 245 207 233 195
          Completely Rural 120 89 125 120 127 104
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.74D Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.37 0.35 0.42 0.38 0.39 0.37
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.89 0.82 0.92 0.72 0.85 0.73
          New England 1.62 1.33 1.41 1.54 1.38 1.51
          Middle Atlantic 1.06 1.01 1.14 0.81 1.04 0.82
     Midwest 0.63 0.59 0.74 0.72 0.71 0.66
          East North Central 0.71 0.66 0.88 0.87 0.83 0.77
          West North Central 1.27 1.20 1.39 1.31 1.35 1.24
     South 0.57 0.60 0.75 0.69 0.70 0.71
          South Atlantic 0.82 0.84 1.13 0.93 0.99 0.96
          East South Central 1.22 1.41 1.94 1.81 1.97 1.86
          West South Central 1.00 1.06 1.09 1.26 1.08 1.27
     West 0.97 0.87 0.89 0.84 0.88 0.76
          Mountain 1.05 1.17 1.33 1.21 1.34 1.05
          Pacific 1.29 1.12 1.11 1.04 1.10 0.95
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.56 0.53 0.59 0.52 0.56 0.49
     Small Metro 0.63 0.60 0.73 0.74 0.67 0.74
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.76 0.73 0.89 0.94 0.82 0.95
          < 250K Pop. 1.06 1.03 1.26 1.19 1.19 1.10
     Nonmetro 0.89 0.72 0.96 0.89 0.91 0.84
          Urbanized 1.32 1.09 1.47 1.40 1.37 1.38
          Less Urbanized 1.29 1.11 1.40 1.27 1.33 1.20
          Completely Rural 3.03 2.43 3.15 3.27 3.21 2.84
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.74P Any Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.7895   0.0973   0.2451  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.2729   0.1198   0.5192  
          New England 0.7622   0.7811   0.6757  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1334   0.1074   0.6102  
     Midwest 0.6557   0.9389   0.9433  
          East North Central 0.5581   0.8108   0.4391  
          West North Central 0.9833   0.6447   0.3339  
     South 0.6208   0.9393   0.8882  
          South Atlantic 0.4477   0.2429   0.2897  
          East South Central 0.1626   0.4010   0.6713  
          West South Central 0.2971   0.3760   0.1193  
     West 0.6001   0.0500   0.0721  
          Mountain 0.8759   0.9691   0.8813  
          Pacific 0.5470   0.0305   0.0505  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.3958   0.0132   0.0410  
     Small Metro 0.6311   0.6545   0.5113  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2633   0.2156   0.1970  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0090   0.2680   0.4388  
     Nonmetro 0.0950   0.7585   0.8435  
          Urbanized 0.0975   0.6409   0.4521  
          Less Urbanized 0.4011   0.4162   0.4274  
          Completely Rural 0.9512   0.8301   0.5865  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.75C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 843 825 835 819 795 789
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 379 341 323 293 321 301
          New England 184 154 154 154 156 164
          Middle Atlantic 332 305 285 248 281 251
     Midwest 327 321 354 317 340 306
          East North Central 271 260 293 265 283 250
          West North Central 184 188 198 175 189 176
     South 501 495 546 566 511 562
          South Atlantic 406 373 445 398 402 408
          East South Central 181 186 222 271 219 252
          West South Central 231 265 229 301 230 295
     West 458 468 407 401 388 349
          Mountain 150 182 162 143 158 139
          Pacific 433 432 370 365 352 311
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 670 654 636 594 603 565
     Small Metro 417 410 424 479 402 464
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 330 335 350 406 328 389
          < 250K Pop. 237 247 255 257 248 246
     Nonmetro 349 286 322 292 303 285
          Urbanized 193 189 197 210 190 197
          Less Urbanized 256 187 228 189 213 188
          Completely Rural 119 97 120 77 119 73
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.75D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.36 0.35 0.36 0.34 0.34 0.33
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.84 0.75 0.72 0.65 0.71 0.66
          New England 1.56 1.29 1.30 1.30 1.32 1.38
          Middle Atlantic 1.00 0.91 0.86 0.74 0.84 0.75
     Midwest 0.61 0.60 0.66 0.59 0.64 0.57
          East North Central 0.72 0.69 0.78 0.70 0.76 0.66
          West North Central 1.15 1.17 1.24 1.09 1.18 1.09
     South 0.60 0.58 0.65 0.67 0.61 0.66
          South Atlantic 0.93 0.84 1.02 0.90 0.92 0.92
          East South Central 1.28 1.31 1.57 1.90 1.55 1.77
          West South Central 0.90 1.02 0.89 1.15 0.89 1.13
     West 0.87 0.87 0.77 0.75 0.73 0.65
          Mountain 0.98 1.16 1.06 0.92 1.03 0.89
          Pacific 1.15 1.13 0.98 0.95 0.94 0.81
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.53 0.52 0.51 0.47 0.48 0.45
     Small Metro 0.60 0.57 0.61 0.67 0.58 0.65
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.73 0.71 0.77 0.86 0.72 0.83
          < 250K Pop. 0.99 1.01 1.07 1.05 1.04 1.00
     Nonmetro 0.87 0.71 0.80 0.73 0.76 0.71
          Urbanized 1.21 1.06 1.23 1.17 1.18 1.10
          Less Urbanized 1.30 1.02 1.16 1.04 1.08 1.03
          Completely Rural 2.68 2.37 2.70 1.87 2.69 1.79
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.75P Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.3636   0.0538   0.2244  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.0980   0.2835   0.5750  
          New England 0.6957   0.4962   0.6785  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0903   0.3993   0.6863  
     Midwest 0.5744   0.4563   0.3824  
          East North Central 0.5521   0.2988   0.3283  
          West North Central 0.8930   0.8494   0.9091  
     South 0.7835   0.4199   0.8613  
          South Atlantic 0.6862   0.0327   0.1136  
          East South Central 0.1053   0.5630   0.7293  
          West South Central 0.9794   0.2020   0.0588  
     West 0.7663   0.1887   0.3013  
          Mountain 0.9283   0.9925   0.8836  
          Pacific 0.7342   0.1510   0.2253  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.1700   0.0014   0.0263  
     Small Metro 0.6466   0.4927   0.4500  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2087   0.1688   0.2078  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0043   0.3334   0.5753  
     Nonmetro 0.2964   0.9941   0.9477  
          Urbanized 0.0851   0.3654   0.4661  
          Less Urbanized 0.7100   0.6598   0.7358  
          Completely Rural 0.3644   0.3324   0.2759  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.76C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 109 111 87 90 74 73
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 42 44 35 38 30 31
          New England 20 24 16 18 14 16
          Middle Atlantic 37 38 31 33 27 27
     Midwest 44 43 41 39 34 35
          East North Central 34 34 30 29 24 27
          West North Central 28 27 28 26 24 21
     South 73 69 57 55 48 45
          South Atlantic 52 47 41 39 36 34
          East South Central 35 26 29 22 22 19
          West South Central 36 43 27 32 21 24
     West 53 62 39 47 32 33
          Mountain 24 29 21 22 17 18
          Pacific 48 55 33 41 27 27
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 85 81 67 66 56 54
     Small Metro 54 56 45 46 38 36
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 46 49 39 39 34 30
          < 250K Pop. 30 31 26 26 22 21
     Nonmetro 39 44 35 37 29 30
          Urbanized 27 28 23 22 20 20
          Less Urbanized 29 29 25 26 20 20
          Completely Rural 14 13 15 11 13 9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.76D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.44 0.45 0.35 0.36 0.30 0.29
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.94 0.99 0.78 0.84 0.68 0.70
          New England 1.70 2.02 1.41 1.50 1.18 1.33
          Middle Atlantic 1.13 1.13 0.93 1.00 0.83 0.82
     Midwest 0.78 0.76 0.72 0.69 0.60 0.61
          East North Central 0.85 0.84 0.75 0.74 0.61 0.68
          West North Central 1.63 1.57 1.67 1.52 1.43 1.24
     South 0.84 0.77 0.65 0.61 0.55 0.51
          South Atlantic 1.17 1.05 0.92 0.87 0.82 0.75
          East South Central 2.49 1.76 2.03 1.53 1.57 1.31
          West South Central 1.23 1.45 0.90 1.07 0.72 0.79
     West 0.92 1.05 0.67 0.80 0.54 0.57
          Mountain 1.43 1.66 1.25 1.29 1.01 1.07
          Pacific 1.17 1.31 0.81 0.99 0.65 0.66
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.64 0.61 0.50 0.50 0.43 0.40
     Small Metro 0.74 0.76 0.63 0.62 0.53 0.49
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.94 0.99 0.79 0.78 0.69 0.61
          < 250K Pop. 1.27 1.29 1.13 1.07 0.94 0.88
     Nonmetro 0.90 1.03 0.82 0.86 0.67 0.70
          Urbanized 1.57 1.50 1.36 1.21 1.17 1.06
          Less Urbanized 1.36 1.45 1.21 1.29 0.96 1.01
          Completely Rural 3.04 2.97 3.11 2.47 2.76 1.95
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.76P Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0002   0.0051   0.0511  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.0231   0.0755   0.3643  
          New England 0.1884   0.2838   0.1693  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0609   0.1391   0.6385  
     Midwest 0.0126   0.0877   0.1182  
          East North Central 0.0461   0.0728   0.1710  
          West North Central 0.1198   0.4930   0.3958  
     South 0.0024   0.0042   0.0419  
          South Atlantic 0.0000   0.0000   0.0015  
          East South Central 0.0801   0.4833   0.8082  
          West South Central 0.3085   0.2250   0.2945  
     West 0.9628   0.3389   0.3105  
          Mountain 1.0000   0.7403   0.8730  
          Pacific 0.9643   0.3669   0.2658  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.0000   0.0010   0.0183  
     Small Metro 0.7008   0.2814   0.7602  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5228   0.0897   0.2206  
          < 250K Pop. 0.7603   0.4935   0.1695  
     Nonmetro 0.3675   0.7459   0.8543  
          Urbanized 0.7677   0.6815   0.5161  
          Less Urbanized 0.6832   0.2775   0.9574  
          Completely Rural 0.0016   0.0797   0.1055  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.77C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 139 152 155 147 150 151
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 60 54 66 53 60 57
          New England 38 28 43 22 28 22
          Middle Atlantic 47 47 50 48 53 52
     Midwest 56 65 54 67 62 66
          East North Central 48 54 45 59 50 57
          West North Central 27 36 31 33 36 33
     South 87 96 89 92 90 94
          South Atlantic 70 76 66 63 63 63
          East South Central 33 35 45 41 48 45
          West South Central 40 46 42 51 44 53
     West 69 84 87 76 80 77
          Mountain 31 34 36 39 35 34
          Pacific 61 77 78 65 71 70
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 102 116 116 114 108 116
     Small Metro 80 86 90 77 86 79
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 60 73 72 61 70 61
          < 250K Pop. 54 45 53 48 52 50
     Nonmetro 51 49 56 52 61 55
          Urbanized 30 31 34 36 39 37
          Less Urbanized 37 34 41 36 42 38
          Completely Rural 16 11 18 13 18 14
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.77D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.45 0.48 0.50 0.46 0.48 0.47
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 1.10 0.96 1.19 0.95 1.08 1.01
          New England 2.62 1.92 2.98 1.51 1.94 1.47
          Middle Atlantic 1.15 1.12 1.22 1.16 1.30 1.26
     Midwest 0.77 0.89 0.76 0.92 0.86 0.89
          East North Central 0.97 1.07 0.90 1.15 1.01 1.12
          West North Central 1.23 1.59 1.40 1.47 1.64 1.45
     South 0.79 0.85 0.81 0.81 0.82 0.83
          South Atlantic 1.30 1.36 1.23 1.12 1.18 1.13
          East South Central 1.72 1.79 2.36 2.12 2.53 2.30
          West South Central 1.08 1.21 1.13 1.34 1.18 1.38
     West 0.94 1.13 1.19 1.02 1.09 1.05
          Mountain 1.43 1.52 1.66 1.73 1.61 1.50
          Pacific 1.19 1.49 1.52 1.26 1.39 1.35
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.64 0.70 0.73 0.69 0.68 0.70
     Small Metro 0.79 0.85 0.88 0.76 0.85 0.78
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.93 1.10 1.11 0.92 1.09 0.92
          < 250K Pop. 1.45 1.28 1.42 1.34 1.39 1.42
     Nonmetro 1.02 1.00 1.12 1.06 1.23 1.12
          Urbanized 1.35 1.32 1.50 1.54 1.74 1.57
          Less Urbanized 1.63 1.53 1.80 1.63 1.84 1.75
          Completely Rural 3.50 3.01 3.91 3.51 3.94 3.72
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.77P Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1001   0.0331   0.4180  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.0606   0.0949   0.0852  
          New England 0.3077   0.3457   0.1823  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1061   0.1630   0.2126  
     Midwest 0.8860   0.0636   0.2750  
          East North Central 0.5658   0.0836   0.1976  
          West North Central 0.4680   0.4750   0.9954  
     South 0.1071   0.3810   0.7716  
          South Atlantic 0.2184   0.2095   0.6862  
          East South Central 0.0080   0.2250   0.6298  
          West South Central 0.4360   0.2764   0.1199  
     West 0.7652   0.7801   0.7473  
          Mountain 0.5634   0.2514   0.3618  
          Pacific 0.5427   0.8040   0.4693  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.0475   0.0105   0.0854  
     Small Metro 0.5072   0.9705   0.3201  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8108   0.9621   0.4469  
          < 250K Pop. 0.4332   0.9553   0.4940  
     Nonmetro 0.3962   0.8985   0.9655  
          Urbanized 0.6694   0.7713   0.5380  
          Less Urbanized 0.7760   0.8654   0.8461  
          Completely Rural 0.1162   0.4687   0.1760  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.78C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 808 773 792 764 754 738
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 359 334 312 274 309 283
          New England 177 147 159 143 157 157
          Middle Atlantic 314 301 270 232 267 235
     Midwest 294 287 322 290 315 286
          East North Central 237 232 270 236 264 229
          West North Central 174 168 175 168 171 170
     South 483 466 516 525 481 522
          South Atlantic 387 341 418 386 381 391
          East South Central 173 186 200 236 190 216
          West South Central 231 254 226 270 224 271
     West 452 433 397 382 374 329
          Mountain 140 154 166 140 161 139
          Pacific 429 405 357 346 334 289
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 649 612 612 567 576 535
     Small Metro 412 379 395 440 377 433
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 325 312 318 376 298 366
          < 250K Pop. 231 225 237 235 235 230
     Nonmetro 331 273 306 281 282 274
          Urbanized 192 182 193 202 183 191
          Less Urbanized 240 178 216 173 197 171
          Completely Rural 120 96 109 76 109 73
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.78D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.45 0.43 0.44 0.42 0.42 0.41
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 1.02 0.95 0.89 0.78 0.88 0.81
          New England 1.92 1.59 1.72 1.54 1.70 1.69
          Middle Atlantic 1.21 1.16 1.04 0.90 1.03 0.91
     Midwest 0.72 0.70 0.79 0.71 0.78 0.70
          East North Central 0.83 0.81 0.95 0.83 0.93 0.80
          West North Central 1.44 1.39 1.45 1.39 1.42 1.40
     South 0.75 0.72 0.81 0.81 0.75 0.81
          South Atlantic 1.14 0.99 1.23 1.12 1.12 1.14
          East South Central 1.60 1.72 1.85 2.18 1.76 1.99
          West South Central 1.20 1.31 1.18 1.40 1.17 1.40
     West 1.14 1.07 1.00 0.94 0.94 0.81
          Mountain 1.22 1.32 1.45 1.20 1.41 1.20
          Pacific 1.51 1.40 1.26 1.20 1.18 1.00
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.67 0.64 0.63 0.59 0.60 0.56
     Small Metro 0.79 0.70 0.76 0.82 0.73 0.81
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.95 0.88 0.93 1.07 0.87 1.04
          < 250K Pop. 1.30 1.22 1.34 1.27 1.33 1.24
     Nonmetro 1.08 0.88 0.99 0.91 0.92 0.88
          Urbanized 1.59 1.33 1.60 1.48 1.52 1.40
          Less Urbanized 1.58 1.26 1.42 1.23 1.29 1.21
          Completely Rural 3.44 2.93 3.11 2.32 3.12 2.21
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.78P Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.8807   0.1735   0.3266  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.2565   0.5500   0.8516  
          New England 0.9805   0.7029   0.9017  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1874   0.6400   0.8858  
     Midwest 0.8148   0.8001   0.5917  
          East North Central 0.7777   0.5482   0.5227  
          West North Central 0.9893   0.6861   0.9772  
     South 0.5850   0.6712   0.9410  
          South Atlantic 0.1771   0.1085   0.1931  
          East South Central 0.3969   0.3554   0.6083  
          West South Central 0.7315   0.3332   0.1153  
     West 0.8187   0.1603   0.2128  
          Mountain 0.9872   0.8582   0.7751  
          Pacific 0.8141   0.1019   0.1218  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.6030   0.0104   0.0623  
     Small Metro 0.7254   0.3440   0.4971  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1612   0.1009   0.2025  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0032   0.3493   0.4580  
     Nonmetro 0.2844   0.9791   0.9742  
          Urbanized 0.0964   0.3052   0.3859  
          Less Urbanized 0.7447   0.5112   0.6302  
          Completely Rural 0.4742   0.3999   0.2644  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.79C Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 827 799 826 802 790 774
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 365 340 318 289 317 293
          New England 173 152 152 150 154 162
          Middle Atlantic 322 305 280 246 278 243
     Midwest 310 304 344 315 332 302
          East North Central 254 247 287 261 278 246
          West North Central 179 177 189 177 182 175
     South 496 467 539 548 507 545
          South Atlantic 394 346 436 393 398 401
          East South Central 182 181 219 250 216 232
          West South Central 239 254 231 290 230 286
     West 457 462 409 394 391 347
          Mountain 146 167 165 139 159 135
          Pacific 432 430 370 358 354 310
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 658 637 628 580 597 550
     Small Metro 420 393 422 468 403 458
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 334 322 342 398 321 383
          < 250K Pop. 233 234 255 249 251 245
     Nonmetro 345 281 318 292 299 284
          Urbanized 194 185 197 208 190 196
          Less Urbanized 251 180 225 186 210 185
          Completely Rural 122 98 115 76 116 74
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.79D Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.38 0.38 0.36
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.90 0.83 0.78 0.71 0.78 0.72
          New England 1.63 1.42 1.43 1.40 1.45 1.51
          Middle Atlantic 1.08 1.01 0.94 0.82 0.93 0.81
     Midwest 0.65 0.63 0.72 0.65 0.70 0.63
          East North Central 0.76 0.73 0.86 0.78 0.83 0.73
          West North Central 1.25 1.23 1.32 1.23 1.27 1.22
     South 0.66 0.62 0.72 0.72 0.68 0.72
          South Atlantic 1.00 0.87 1.11 0.98 1.01 1.00
          East South Central 1.43 1.42 1.72 1.96 1.70 1.82
          West South Central 1.04 1.10 1.01 1.25 1.01 1.23
     West 0.97 0.96 0.87 0.82 0.83 0.72
          Mountain 1.08 1.20 1.21 1.00 1.17 0.97
          Pacific 1.29 1.26 1.11 1.05 1.06 0.91
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.58 0.56 0.56 0.51 0.53 0.49
     Small Metro 0.68 0.61 0.68 0.73 0.65 0.72
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.82 0.77 0.84 0.95 0.79 0.91
          < 250K Pop. 1.08 1.06 1.19 1.13 1.17 1.11
     Nonmetro 0.96 0.78 0.89 0.81 0.84 0.79
          Urbanized 1.36 1.16 1.38 1.30 1.33 1.23
          Less Urbanized 1.43 1.11 1.28 1.15 1.20 1.14
          Completely Rural 3.08 2.67 2.91 2.09 2.92 2.01
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.79P Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.6554   0.1001   0.2930  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.1460   0.3711   0.6229  
          New England 0.8053   0.5596   0.7438  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1190   0.4894   0.7076  
     Midwest 0.7948   0.5925   0.4811  
          East North Central 0.6895   0.3897   0.3941  
          West North Central 0.9186   0.7634   1.0000  
     South 0.8351   0.6116   0.9897  
          South Atlantic 0.2950   0.0896   0.1933  
          East South Central 0.1814   0.5153   0.7060  
          West South Central 0.8415   0.2432   0.0654  
     West 0.7890   0.1513   0.2582  
          Mountain 0.9091   0.9528   0.9038  
          Pacific 0.7513   0.1212   0.1895  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.3900   0.0043   0.0421  
     Small Metro 0.6478   0.4212   0.4403  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.1950   0.1141   0.1709  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0023   0.2889   0.4968  
     Nonmetro 0.2435   0.9701   0.9551  
          Urbanized 0.0912   0.3985   0.5238  
          Less Urbanized 0.7168   0.5620   0.7362  
          Completely Rural 0.6359   0.4304   0.3499  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.80C Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 691 695 318 314 279 284
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 219 237 87 84 64 70
          New England 110 105 29 37 22 34
          Middle Atlantic 189 212 83 76 61 61
     Midwest 290 264 157 132 138 126
          East North Central 243 213 115 104 97 97
          West North Central 156 154 107 81 99 81
     South 482 478 233 228 210 212
          South Atlantic 390 380 170 154 155 145
          East South Central 171 175 112 130 104 126
          West South Central 222 231 116 106 99 90
     West 322 348 106 147 91 122
          Mountain 135 187 70 85 64 70
          Pacific 290 294 81 118 65 97
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 507 445 211 201 177 173
     Small Metro 360 411 177 182 163 175
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 294 335 121 141 109 131
          < 250K Pop. 212 225 127 106 119 105
     Nonmetro 273 303 157 175 143 163
          Urbanized 166 208 82 104 73 101
          Less Urbanized 196 183 125 121 112 110
          Completely Rural 99 104 62 79 52 77
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.80D Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.29 0.29 0.14 0.13 0.12 0.12
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.49 0.52 0.19 0.19 0.14 0.15
          New England 0.93 0.89 0.25 0.31 0.18 0.29
          Middle Atlantic 0.57 0.64 0.25 0.23 0.18 0.18
     Midwest 0.54 0.49 0.29 0.25 0.26 0.23
          East North Central 0.65 0.57 0.31 0.28 0.26 0.26
          West North Central 0.98 0.95 0.67 0.50 0.62 0.50
     South 0.57 0.56 0.28 0.27 0.25 0.25
          South Atlantic 0.89 0.85 0.39 0.35 0.35 0.33
          East South Central 1.21 1.23 0.79 0.92 0.73 0.88
          West South Central 0.86 0.88 0.45 0.41 0.38 0.34
     West 0.61 0.65 0.20 0.27 0.17 0.23
          Mountain 0.88 1.20 0.46 0.54 0.42 0.45
          Pacific 0.77 0.77 0.21 0.31 0.17 0.25
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.40 0.35 0.17 0.16 0.14 0.14
     Small Metro 0.52 0.58 0.25 0.26 0.23 0.24
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.65 0.71 0.27 0.30 0.24 0.28
          < 250K Pop. 0.89 0.92 0.53 0.43 0.50 0.43
     Nonmetro 0.68 0.75 0.39 0.44 0.36 0.41
          Urbanized 1.03 1.17 0.51 0.58 0.45 0.56
          Less Urbanized 1.00 1.01 0.64 0.66 0.57 0.60
          Completely Rural 2.24 2.54 1.40 1.92 1.16 1.88
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.80P Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1752   0.4411   0.7189  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.4373   0.5377   0.3243  
          New England 0.8833   0.0463   0.1163  
          Middle Atlantic 0.4193   0.8459   0.6960  
     Midwest 0.2739   0.4806   0.5451  
          East North Central 0.1444   0.3173   0.3889  
          West North Central 0.8342   0.9872   0.9553  
     South 0.2464   0.1287   0.5458  
          South Atlantic 0.1586   0.1996   0.7798  
          East South Central 0.2837   0.9848   0.7198  
          West South Central 0.5030   0.2117   0.2058  
     West 0.8685   0.1703   0.6759  
          Mountain 0.5959   0.4757   0.5153  
          Pacific 0.9311   0.2397   1.0000  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.5537   0.8682   0.9604  
     Small Metro 0.1082   0.5463   0.8615  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4965   0.8149   0.8951  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0583   0.5225   0.7054  
     Nonmetro 0.8523   0.5135   0.6403  
          Urbanized 0.8563   0.7560   0.4646  
          Less Urbanized 0.4312   0.4288   0.3586  
          Completely Rural 0.1165   0.9886   0.9954  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.81C Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 61 55 41 40 27 30
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 17 17 14 13 6 9
          New England 7 7 6 7 4 6
          Middle Atlantic 16 16 12 11 5 7
     Midwest 25 23 19 19 13 14
          East North Central 18 17 12 12 10 8
          West North Central 18 16 14 15 9 11
     South 47 40 29 28 21 21
          South Atlantic 37 29 21 17 16 14
          East South Central 21 16 15 13 10 10
          West South Central 19 22 14 18 9 12
     West 24 24 19 17 10 12
          Mountain 11 16 8 13 6 7
          Pacific 21 18 17 12 8 10
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 38 33 25 24 16 16
     Small Metro 36 33 24 23 14 19
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 26 29 18 20 10 15
          < 250K Pop. 22 19 15 14 10 10
     Nonmetro 31 29 22 22 16 16
          Urbanized 20 16 13 13 8 9
          Less Urbanized 21 21 16 17 12 14
          Completely Rural 10 10 9 7 6 5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.81D Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.25 0.22 0.17 0.16 0.11 0.12
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.38 0.38 0.30 0.29 0.14 0.20
          New England 0.65 0.62 0.54 0.56 0.32 0.51
          Middle Atlantic 0.47 0.47 0.36 0.34 0.15 0.20
     Midwest 0.45 0.41 0.33 0.33 0.23 0.24
          East North Central 0.45 0.42 0.31 0.29 0.25 0.21
          West North Central 1.06 0.95 0.82 0.87 0.50 0.62
     South 0.53 0.45 0.33 0.31 0.24 0.24
          South Atlantic 0.84 0.65 0.47 0.39 0.36 0.31
          East South Central 1.45 1.12 1.03 0.88 0.71 0.71
          West South Central 0.66 0.75 0.48 0.59 0.32 0.42
     West 0.41 0.41 0.32 0.29 0.18 0.20
          Mountain 0.63 0.90 0.48 0.73 0.35 0.41
          Pacific 0.51 0.42 0.41 0.28 0.20 0.23
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.29 0.25 0.19 0.18 0.12 0.12
     Small Metro 0.50 0.45 0.33 0.31 0.20 0.25
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.54 0.59 0.36 0.41 0.21 0.31
          < 250K Pop. 0.93 0.77 0.64 0.58 0.42 0.40
     Nonmetro 0.71 0.67 0.52 0.51 0.38 0.37
          Urbanized 1.16 0.85 0.75 0.69 0.49 0.49
          Less Urbanized 0.99 1.07 0.77 0.84 0.57 0.69
          Completely Rural 2.18 2.28 1.87 1.62 1.24 1.22
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.81P Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.2370   0.5002   0.6430  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.1905   0.6798   0.0106  
          New England 0.8459   0.6650   0.0492  
          Middle Atlantic 0.1769   0.4779   0.0706  
     Midwest 0.0768   0.3150   0.3722  
          East North Central 0.7356   0.6743   0.2215  
          West North Central 0.0274   0.3462   0.9656  
     South 0.7195   0.5900   0.7279  
          South Atlantic 0.3704   0.5989   0.8763  
          East South Central 0.8143   0.8549   0.7825  
          West South Central 0.3613   0.6184   0.4448  
     West 0.5671   0.4692   0.2324  
          Mountain 0.0397   0.1131   0.5378  
          Pacific 0.4773   0.8086   0.3112  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.0401   0.0736   0.3614  
     Small Metro 0.5388   0.4231   0.2415  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2403   0.1186   0.0956  
          < 250K Pop. 0.5526   0.4567   0.9113  
     Nonmetro 0.5593   0.9252   0.6478  
          Urbanized 0.2346   0.3198   0.8818  
          Less Urbanized 0.1573   0.1193   0.2452  
          Completely Rural 0.0346   0.0921   0.5185  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.82C Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 133 119 78 76 59 56
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 54 43 20 23 13 18
          New England 36 16 8 8 5 8
          Middle Atlantic 40 40 18 22 12 16
     Midwest 53 51 34 33 27 24
          East North Central 43 42 28 26 22 17
          West North Central 31 27 21 19 16 16
     South 84 74 59 49 45 37
          South Atlantic 61 57 43 37 30 27
          East South Central 46 30 30 21 24 17
          West South Central 38 37 27 25 24 19
     West 67 64 32 42 23 28
          Mountain 31 33 17 17 14 15
          Pacific 60 54 27 38 18 24
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 90 84 43 54 31 36
     Small Metro 73 67 46 44 35 35
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 58 60 36 38 25 30
          < 250K Pop. 45 36 28 24 24 20
     Nonmetro 50 47 43 31 34 28
          Urbanized 34 33 31 22 23 19
          Less Urbanized 30 32 27 23 21 20
          Completely Rural 20 14 14 12 12 11
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.82D Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.43 0.37 0.25 0.24 0.19 0.18
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.98 0.76 0.36 0.41 0.24 0.32
          New England 2.51 1.10 0.58 0.52 0.36 0.52
          Middle Atlantic 0.98 0.96 0.44 0.52 0.30 0.39
     Midwest 0.74 0.69 0.48 0.44 0.37 0.33
          East North Central 0.87 0.83 0.56 0.50 0.44 0.34
          West North Central 1.40 1.19 0.95 0.85 0.73 0.72
     South 0.76 0.65 0.53 0.44 0.41 0.33
          South Atlantic 1.12 1.02 0.79 0.65 0.55 0.48
          East South Central 2.40 1.54 1.59 1.09 1.24 0.88
          West South Central 1.03 0.97 0.73 0.67 0.64 0.50
     West 0.92 0.86 0.43 0.57 0.31 0.38
          Mountain 1.42 1.46 0.79 0.77 0.62 0.65
          Pacific 1.18 1.04 0.52 0.74 0.35 0.46
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.57 0.51 0.27 0.32 0.19 0.22
     Small Metro 0.72 0.66 0.45 0.43 0.35 0.34
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.90 0.90 0.56 0.56 0.39 0.46
          < 250K Pop. 1.20 1.00 0.76 0.67 0.64 0.55
     Nonmetro 1.00 0.95 0.86 0.63 0.68 0.56
          Urbanized 1.50 1.40 1.39 0.93 1.01 0.80
          Less Urbanized 1.34 1.44 1.18 1.03 0.92 0.92
          Completely Rural 4.26 3.75 2.93 3.33 2.56 3.04
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.82P Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0016   0.5694   0.5084  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.7789   0.1059   0.5195  
          New England 0.5106   0.0276   0.3381  
          Middle Atlantic 0.8649   0.3833   0.7679  
     Midwest 0.0661   0.4667   0.6837  
          East North Central 0.1963   0.2282   0.2227  
          West North Central 0.1610   0.7457   0.4174  
     South 0.0012   0.0688   0.1294  
          South Atlantic 0.0844   0.3471   0.7787  
          East South Central 0.0512   0.2219   0.3404  
          West South Central 0.0326   0.2982   0.1242  
     West 0.4104   0.3465   0.4315  
          Mountain 0.6466   0.6960   0.5916  
          Pacific 0.2411   0.2266   0.2434  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.3067   0.2713   0.3375  
     Small Metro 0.0009   0.5026   0.9518  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0221   0.3933   0.7507  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0215   0.9224   0.7073  
     Nonmetro 0.3696   0.1768   0.0691  
          Urbanized 0.9490   0.4182   0.1718  
          Less Urbanized 0.2084   0.4782   0.5835  
          Completely Rural 0.8354   0.6117   0.3171  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.83C Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 654 668 302 295 270 274
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 213 230 80 76 60 68
          New England 113 99 26 35 21 32
          Middle Atlantic 180 207 76 67 56 60
     Midwest 280 253 151 126 135 122
          East North Central 231 206 113 102 96 96
          West North Central 158 144 101 74 95 77
     South 446 459 221 217 204 205
          South Atlantic 354 363 166 144 155 137
          East South Central 160 169 99 131 94 125
          West South Central 216 224 110 96 97 87
     West 311 332 94 132 85 115
          Mountain 133 186 61 80 55 68
          Pacific 277 277 72 104 65 92
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 492 431 201 185 172 163
     Small Metro 337 391 166 175 154 171
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 272 312 110 130 99 125
          < 250K Pop. 202 220 122 105 117 104
     Nonmetro 263 293 148 168 136 160
          Urbanized 158 198 72 100 67 99
          Less Urbanized 189 177 116 113 105 105
          Completely Rural 97 107 58 74 51 74
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.83D Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.36 0.37 0.17 0.16 0.15 0.15
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.61 0.65 0.23 0.22 0.17 0.19
          New England 1.23 1.07 0.28 0.38 0.23 0.35
          Middle Atlantic 0.69 0.80 0.29 0.26 0.22 0.23
     Midwest 0.69 0.62 0.37 0.31 0.33 0.30
          East North Central 0.81 0.72 0.40 0.36 0.34 0.33
          West North Central 1.31 1.19 0.83 0.61 0.79 0.63
     South 0.70 0.71 0.35 0.34 0.32 0.32
          South Atlantic 1.04 1.06 0.49 0.42 0.45 0.40
          East South Central 1.48 1.56 0.92 1.21 0.87 1.16
          West South Central 1.13 1.16 0.57 0.50 0.51 0.45
     West 0.78 0.82 0.24 0.33 0.21 0.28
          Mountain 1.17 1.60 0.53 0.69 0.48 0.58
          Pacific 0.98 0.96 0.26 0.36 0.23 0.32
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.51 0.45 0.21 0.19 0.18 0.17
     Small Metro 0.65 0.73 0.32 0.32 0.30 0.32
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.80 0.88 0.32 0.37 0.29 0.35
          < 250K Pop. 1.14 1.19 0.69 0.57 0.66 0.56
     Nonmetro 0.85 0.94 0.48 0.54 0.44 0.52
          Urbanized 1.31 1.45 0.59 0.73 0.56 0.73
          Less Urbanized 1.24 1.26 0.76 0.80 0.69 0.75
          Completely Rural 2.77 3.24 1.67 2.26 1.45 2.26
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.83P Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.4716   0.5315   0.7570  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.5336   0.7922   0.5736  
          New England 0.9526   0.1280   0.2822  
          Middle Atlantic 0.4557   0.7169   0.8954  
     Midwest 0.5291   0.6408   0.6356  
          East North Central 0.2062   0.4797   0.6322  
          West North Central 0.4835   0.9355   0.8411  
     South 0.5144   0.2442   0.7401  
          South Atlantic 0.2612   0.2785   0.8195  
          East South Central 0.4621   0.7851   0.6096  
          West South Central 0.3517   0.2866   0.3539  
     West 0.7799   0.2891   0.9109  
          Mountain 0.7958   0.5502   0.4736  
          Pacific 0.8588   0.3776   0.6614  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.8076   0.7582   0.8619  
     Small Metro 0.2537   0.6088   0.7797  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6741   0.8099   0.9892  
          < 250K Pop. 0.1565   0.6074   0.6781  
     Nonmetro 0.9709   0.7314   0.8571  
          Urbanized 0.7482   0.4223   0.2706  
          Less Urbanized 0.4084   0.3215   0.3066  
          Completely Rural 0.1868   0.7355   0.7807  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.84C Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 678 687 312 310 276 283
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 217 239 85 81 63 70
          New England 108 104 28 34 21 33
          Middle Atlantic 189 215 81 73 59 61
     Midwest 289 260 157 130 137 127
          East North Central 241 211 115 102 96 97
          West North Central 157 149 107 81 98 83
     South 466 468 228 226 208 211
          South Atlantic 375 370 167 150 154 142
          East South Central 169 172 108 131 101 127
          West South Central 216 229 113 106 98 91
     West 320 345 102 145 90 119
          Mountain 138 188 70 84 63 69
          Pacific 286 290 76 116 65 95
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 497 445 206 197 175 170
     Small Metro 352 401 173 179 160 174
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 287 323 118 136 106 129
          < 250K Pop. 207 226 126 105 118 104
     Nonmetro 272 299 155 174 141 163
          Urbanized 163 204 81 104 72 100
          Less Urbanized 198 183 123 118 111 109
          Completely Rural 100 107 59 77 50 76
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.84D Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.32 0.32 0.15 0.15 0.13 0.13
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.54 0.58 0.21 0.20 0.15 0.17
          New England 1.02 0.97 0.26 0.32 0.20 0.31
          Middle Atlantic 0.63 0.71 0.27 0.24 0.20 0.20
     Midwest 0.60 0.54 0.33 0.27 0.29 0.26
          East North Central 0.72 0.63 0.34 0.30 0.29 0.29
          West North Central 1.10 1.03 0.75 0.56 0.68 0.58
     South 0.62 0.62 0.30 0.30 0.28 0.28
          South Atlantic 0.95 0.93 0.42 0.38 0.39 0.36
          East South Central 1.33 1.35 0.85 1.03 0.80 0.99
          West South Central 0.95 0.99 0.49 0.46 0.43 0.39
     West 0.68 0.72 0.22 0.30 0.19 0.25
          Mountain 1.01 1.35 0.52 0.60 0.47 0.50
          Pacific 0.85 0.85 0.23 0.34 0.19 0.28
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.44 0.39 0.18 0.17 0.16 0.15
     Small Metro 0.57 0.63 0.28 0.28 0.26 0.27
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.71 0.77 0.29 0.32 0.26 0.31
          < 250K Pop. 0.96 1.02 0.59 0.48 0.55 0.47
     Nonmetro 0.76 0.83 0.43 0.48 0.39 0.45
          Urbanized 1.14 1.27 0.56 0.65 0.51 0.63
          Less Urbanized 1.13 1.13 0.70 0.73 0.63 0.67
          Completely Rural 2.52 2.92 1.49 2.12 1.25 2.08
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.84P Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.2015   0.4865   0.6821  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.5029   0.4729   0.4703  
          New England 0.8979   0.0358   0.1819  
          Middle Atlantic 0.4872   0.9323   0.8311  
     Midwest 0.3453   0.5601   0.5983  
          East North Central 0.1469   0.3306   0.4538  
          West North Central 0.6553   0.8765   0.9567  
     South 0.2498   0.1393   0.5676  
          South Atlantic 0.1710   0.2136   0.7906  
          East South Central 0.2815   1.0000   0.7361  
          West South Central 0.5535   0.2277   0.2336  
     West 0.9094   0.2008   0.7715  
          Mountain 0.7254   0.6267   0.5501  
          Pacific 0.9553   0.2216   0.9047  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.6637   0.9647   0.9698  
     Small Metro 0.0899   0.4736   0.7598  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4120   0.6366   0.9511  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0650   0.5747   0.7111  
     Nonmetro 0.8920   0.5154   0.6022  
          Urbanized 0.7935   0.6582   0.4603  
          Less Urbanized 0.5323   0.2977   0.2856  
          Completely Rural 0.1878   0.8662   0.9511  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.85C Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 817 873 483 463 350 331
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 346 330 225 162 165 130
          New England 189 159 114 97 71 54
          Middle Atlantic 293 286 194 129 149 118
     Midwest 345 333 191 202 138 128
          East North Central 286 254 143 170 114 110
          West North Central 195 216 126 109 78 67
     South 503 562 302 282 205 206
          South Atlantic 373 448 243 221 169 163
          East South Central 203 187 120 111 66 70
          West South Central 268 282 133 134 96 105
     West 417 473 233 258 185 182
          Mountain 146 210 96 104 73 48
          Pacific 390 424 211 236 170 176
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 652 651 396 361 280 259
     Small Metro 443 469 239 261 163 188
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 352 340 193 213 128 162
          < 250K Pop. 267 301 153 136 108 90
     Nonmetro 299 312 172 142 124 93
          Urbanized 195 196 111 100 76 68
          Less Urbanized 204 231 119 99 84 68
          Completely Rural 105 100 48 56 39 23
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.85D Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.35 0.37 0.21 0.19 0.15 0.14
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.77 0.73 0.50 0.36 0.37 0.29
          New England 1.60 1.34 0.96 0.82 0.60 0.46
          Middle Atlantic 0.88 0.86 0.58 0.39 0.45 0.35
     Midwest 0.64 0.62 0.36 0.38 0.26 0.24
          East North Central 0.76 0.68 0.38 0.45 0.30 0.29
          West North Central 1.22 1.34 0.79 0.68 0.49 0.42
     South 0.60 0.66 0.36 0.33 0.24 0.24
          South Atlantic 0.85 1.01 0.55 0.50 0.39 0.37
          East South Central 1.43 1.31 0.85 0.78 0.46 0.49
          West South Central 1.04 1.08 0.52 0.51 0.37 0.40
     West 0.79 0.88 0.44 0.48 0.35 0.34
          Mountain 0.95 1.35 0.62 0.66 0.48 0.31
          Pacific 1.04 1.11 0.56 0.62 0.45 0.46
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.52 0.52 0.32 0.29 0.22 0.21
     Small Metro 0.64 0.66 0.35 0.37 0.24 0.26
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.77 0.72 0.42 0.45 0.28 0.34
          < 250K Pop. 1.12 1.23 0.64 0.56 0.45 0.37
     Nonmetro 0.75 0.78 0.43 0.35 0.31 0.23
          Urbanized 1.22 1.10 0.69 0.56 0.48 0.38
          Less Urbanized 1.04 1.27 0.61 0.54 0.43 0.37
          Completely Rural 2.36 2.44 1.08 1.37 0.88 0.57
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.85P Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.4274   0.2256   0.9156  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.1666   0.0153   0.6363  
          New England 0.6621   0.5688   0.4691  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0519   0.0122   0.8440  
     Midwest 0.3917   0.3125   0.6520  
          East North Central 0.3686   0.2182   0.6720  
          West North Central 0.8175   0.9118   0.8528  
     South 0.9684   0.6963   0.5348  
          South Atlantic 0.9422   0.6258   0.7115  
          East South Central 0.0134   0.6249   0.4389  
          West South Central 0.2609   0.2178   0.1448  
     West 0.8068   0.1188   0.4510  
          Mountain 0.4775   0.3711   0.5900  
          Pacific 0.9436   0.1811   0.5333  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.6627   0.5370   0.8201  
     Small Metro 0.4839   0.4803   0.8003  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5041   0.9567   0.4215  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0384   0.1741   0.1158  
     Nonmetro 0.7948   0.2786   0.5948  
          Urbanized 0.5335   0.5389   0.9835  
          Less Urbanized 0.4750   0.3721   0.8467  
          Completely Rural 0.5541   0.7614   0.1191  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.86C Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 79 82 65 65 47 44
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 31 29 26 25 21 16
          New England 13 15 11 9 9 6
          Middle Atlantic 28 25 23 23 18 14
     Midwest 30 35 26 31 20 20
          East North Central 24 29 21 26 16 17
          West North Central 18 21 15 17 12 11
     South 52 52 42 40 32 27
          South Atlantic 39 38 32 30 25 20
          East South Central 19 21 17 16 12 10
          West South Central 28 27 21 22 17 15
     West 39 44 32 33 19 23
          Mountain 17 21 14 16 9 7
          Pacific 35 39 28 29 17 22
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 59 61 47 46 33 32
     Small Metro 43 44 37 36 27 24
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 33 37 31 30 23 20
          < 250K Pop. 27 27 21 20 14 16
     Nonmetro 30 32 26 26 17 16
          Urbanized 19 19 16 16 9 10
          Less Urbanized 19 22 17 16 12 11
          Completely Rural 14 11 10 8 5 6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.86D Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.32 0.33 0.26 0.26 0.19 0.17
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.70 0.65 0.58 0.56 0.46 0.35
          New England 1.14 1.28 0.96 0.78 0.80 0.50
          Middle Atlantic 0.85 0.75 0.71 0.71 0.56 0.43
     Midwest 0.53 0.62 0.46 0.54 0.34 0.36
          East North Central 0.60 0.71 0.53 0.64 0.39 0.43
          West North Central 1.09 1.23 0.87 1.02 0.70 0.63
     South 0.60 0.58 0.48 0.45 0.37 0.30
          South Atlantic 0.88 0.85 0.73 0.68 0.57 0.45
          East South Central 1.33 1.46 1.21 1.10 0.85 0.69
          West South Central 0.95 0.92 0.72 0.74 0.56 0.49
     West 0.66 0.75 0.54 0.55 0.33 0.39
          Mountain 0.97 1.22 0.81 0.91 0.50 0.41
          Pacific 0.84 0.94 0.69 0.69 0.41 0.52
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.44 0.46 0.35 0.34 0.25 0.24
     Small Metro 0.60 0.59 0.51 0.48 0.37 0.33
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.68 0.74 0.62 0.60 0.46 0.40
          < 250K Pop. 1.17 1.10 0.90 0.83 0.61 0.66
     Nonmetro 0.70 0.76 0.61 0.62 0.40 0.38
          Urbanized 1.10 1.04 0.91 0.86 0.55 0.56
          Less Urbanized 0.88 1.12 0.80 0.82 0.58 0.56
          Completely Rural 2.86 2.43 2.15 1.86 1.15 1.35
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.86P Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0105   0.6166   0.8391  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.1358   0.9822   0.5957  
          New England 0.2232   0.7017   0.6084  
          Middle Atlantic 0.3145   0.8844   0.7334  
     Midwest 0.0405   0.5566   0.7258  
          East North Central 0.1170   0.8766   0.5851  
          West North Central 0.1820   0.4312   0.8876  
     South 0.0632   0.3172   0.3531  
          South Atlantic 0.0164   0.0993   0.2797  
          East South Central 0.4265   0.6224   0.9393  
          West South Central 0.5615   0.7696   0.9129  
     West 0.9311   0.4518   0.0903  
          Mountain 0.6587   0.7059   0.8657  
          Pacific 0.7495   0.3141   0.0771  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.0016   0.3625   0.9448  
     Small Metro 0.7463   0.1478   0.9721  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9361   0.7064   0.4615  
          < 250K Pop. 0.5401   0.0477   0.2699  
     Nonmetro 0.3043   0.0845   0.4417  
          Urbanized 0.5436   0.3580   0.1839  
          Less Urbanized 0.2606   0.0068   0.0663  
          Completely Rural 0.1076   0.2075   0.4368  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.87C Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 149 151 111 115 83 84
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 66 60 51 55 33 36
          New England 40 26 30 23 17 15
          Middle Atlantic 52 53 41 50 29 33
     Midwest 54 61 44 49 37 35
          East North Central 44 49 37 43 28 30
          West North Central 31 35 23 24 23 18
     South 93 101 65 69 51 56
          South Atlantic 69 79 44 49 38 36
          East South Central 34 29 30 28 23 22
          West South Central 51 56 38 40 26 36
     West 78 73 57 52 42 36
          Mountain 34 31 27 30 20 22
          Pacific 70 66 50 43 37 28
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 114 115 84 91 63 63
     Small Metro 80 82 61 62 46 45
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 67 64 52 49 37 37
          < 250K Pop. 49 50 36 35 27 26
     Nonmetro 55 47 41 39 30 31
          Urbanized 35 32 27 27 20 22
          Less Urbanized 39 34 31 30 22 26
          Completely Rural 13 14 13 11 9 9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.87D Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.48 0.48 0.36 0.36 0.27 0.26
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 1.20 1.07 0.92 0.98 0.61 0.64
          New England 2.82 1.79 2.08 1.57 1.18 0.99
          Middle Atlantic 1.27 1.27 1.01 1.20 0.71 0.80
     Midwest 0.75 0.83 0.61 0.67 0.51 0.47
          East North Central 0.88 0.97 0.75 0.85 0.57 0.58
          West North Central 1.41 1.56 1.04 1.06 1.04 0.81
     South 0.84 0.89 0.59 0.61 0.47 0.49
          South Atlantic 1.29 1.41 0.82 0.87 0.70 0.65
          East South Central 1.79 1.47 1.55 1.46 1.19 1.15
          West South Central 1.37 1.47 1.01 1.05 0.71 0.95
     West 1.07 0.99 0.78 0.71 0.58 0.48
          Mountain 1.57 1.40 1.22 1.33 0.92 0.97
          Pacific 1.37 1.28 0.98 0.84 0.73 0.55
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.72 0.69 0.53 0.55 0.40 0.38
     Small Metro 0.79 0.80 0.60 0.60 0.45 0.44
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 1.04 0.96 0.81 0.74 0.58 0.55
          < 250K Pop. 1.31 1.41 0.98 0.99 0.73 0.73
     Nonmetro 1.10 0.96 0.83 0.80 0.61 0.63
          Urbanized 1.54 1.36 1.18 1.14 0.87 0.94
          Less Urbanized 1.73 1.57 1.36 1.39 0.97 1.18
          Completely Rural 2.83 3.84 2.75 3.10 1.91 2.44
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.87P Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.5072   0.9881   0.2913  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.7604   0.4940   0.0637  
          New England 0.3834   0.1625   0.0694  
          Middle Atlantic 0.3311   0.9965   0.2041  
     Midwest 0.3417   0.5823   0.4213  
          East North Central 0.4883   0.5360   0.3151  
          West North Central 0.5036   0.9913   0.9440  
     South 0.8898   0.7110   0.3748  
          South Atlantic 0.8387   0.7967   0.5967  
          East South Central 0.6827   0.6653   0.0323  
          West South Central 0.7795   0.5398   0.3939  
     West 0.8693   0.5624   0.9800  
          Mountain 0.3803   0.0730   0.1973  
          Pacific 0.8521   0.8386   0.4981  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.2400   0.8810   0.7568  
     Small Metro 0.7921   0.8022   0.1242  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.9643   0.6633   0.2516  
          < 250K Pop. 0.5665   0.9017   0.3004  
     Nonmetro 0.6368   0.5859   0.8967  
          Urbanized 0.7739   0.8370   0.2752  
          Less Urbanized 0.8888   0.4771   0.3599  
          Completely Rural 0.6102   0.8273   0.9188  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.88C Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 793 847 462 443 331 332
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 335 317 223 148 163 131
          New England 181 148 107 82 64 53
          Middle Atlantic 284 279 196 124 149 120
     Midwest 330 321 180 186 128 120
          East North Central 270 245 135 157 109 102
          West North Central 192 208 118 100 67 65
     South 499 536 291 271 187 209
          South Atlantic 370 426 236 216 155 168
          East South Central 210 191 111 110 60 66
          West South Central 259 263 130 119 86 105
     West 396 473 215 255 179 186
          Mountain 145 207 88 96 68 48
          Pacific 368 426 196 237 166 180
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 634 636 380 352 272 265
     Small Metro 424 448 223 238 147 181
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 332 330 178 201 112 160
          < 250K Pop. 259 279 139 117 101 78
     Nonmetro 293 301 153 131 111 88
          Urbanized 187 187 97 86 69 57
          Less Urbanized 206 224 110 95 74 64
          Completely Rural 101 102 39 52 34 22
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.88D Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.44 0.47 0.26 0.24 0.18 0.18
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.95 0.90 0.64 0.42 0.46 0.37
          New England 1.96 1.60 1.16 0.89 0.70 0.57
          Middle Atlantic 1.10 1.08 0.76 0.48 0.58 0.46
     Midwest 0.81 0.79 0.44 0.46 0.32 0.29
          East North Central 0.95 0.86 0.48 0.55 0.38 0.36
          West North Central 1.59 1.71 0.98 0.83 0.56 0.53
     South 0.78 0.83 0.45 0.42 0.29 0.32
          South Atlantic 1.09 1.24 0.69 0.63 0.46 0.49
          East South Central 1.95 1.76 1.03 1.02 0.55 0.61
          West South Central 1.35 1.36 0.68 0.62 0.45 0.54
     West 1.00 1.17 0.54 0.63 0.45 0.46
          Mountain 1.27 1.78 0.77 0.82 0.60 0.41
          Pacific 1.30 1.47 0.69 0.82 0.58 0.62
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.66 0.66 0.39 0.37 0.28 0.28
     Small Metro 0.82 0.83 0.43 0.44 0.28 0.34
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.97 0.93 0.52 0.57 0.33 0.45
          < 250K Pop. 1.46 1.51 0.79 0.63 0.57 0.42
     Nonmetro 0.95 0.97 0.50 0.42 0.36 0.28
          Urbanized 1.55 1.37 0.80 0.63 0.57 0.42
          Less Urbanized 1.35 1.60 0.72 0.67 0.49 0.46
          Completely Rural 2.89 3.10 1.11 1.58 0.96 0.67
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.88P Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.6531   0.2023   0.6931  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.2072   0.0073   0.3776  
          New England 0.6864   0.3057   0.2330  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0780   0.0122   0.6324  
     Midwest 0.5950   0.2062   0.4537  
          East North Central 0.5078   0.1451   0.4058  
          West North Central 0.9925   0.8349   0.8936  
     South 0.8481   0.6793   0.6134  
          South Atlantic 0.7141   0.8038   0.8986  
          East South Central 0.0177   0.7229   0.8385  
          West South Central 0.2922   0.2917   0.2284  
     West 0.7971   0.1168   0.3617  
          Mountain 0.3513   0.7243   0.8539  
          Pacific 0.8756   0.1259   0.3708  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.9258   0.4798   0.9576  
     Small Metro 0.4229   0.3442   0.5371  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4960   0.9093   0.5286  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0229   0.1202   0.0403  
     Nonmetro 0.8097   0.4986   0.6525  
          Urbanized 0.5843   0.5397   0.6663  
          Less Urbanized 0.5334   0.6914   0.7724  
          Completely Rural 0.6602   0.9862   0.1479  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.89C Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 814 855 483 456 346 333
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 342 327 221 158 164 130
          New England 185 156 111 95 70 55
          Middle Atlantic 290 285 191 126 148 119
     Midwest 344 327 190 198 135 127
          East North Central 279 253 143 168 113 109
          West North Central 202 207 126 103 74 66
     South 503 543 302 277 202 205
          South Atlantic 369 429 244 219 169 164
          East South Central 206 189 120 108 63 67
          West South Central 270 274 132 131 93 103
     West 414 469 236 256 184 189
          Mountain 153 207 97 105 74 50
          Pacific 385 421 215 234 168 182
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 649 645 396 358 280 263
     Small Metro 440 457 237 254 160 188
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 346 332 189 210 123 164
          < 250K Pop. 269 293 150 132 106 87
     Nonmetro 296 306 167 141 121 91
          Urbanized 192 189 105 99 74 66
          Less Urbanized 204 228 116 98 81 67
          Completely Rural 103 101 45 54 37 22
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.89D Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.39 0.40 0.23 0.21 0.16 0.16
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.84 0.80 0.54 0.39 0.40 0.32
          New England 1.73 1.46 1.04 0.89 0.66 0.51
          Middle Atlantic 0.97 0.95 0.64 0.42 0.49 0.39
     Midwest 0.72 0.68 0.40 0.41 0.28 0.26
          East North Central 0.84 0.75 0.43 0.50 0.34 0.32
          West North Central 1.41 1.44 0.88 0.72 0.52 0.46
     South 0.67 0.72 0.40 0.37 0.27 0.27
          South Atlantic 0.94 1.07 0.62 0.55 0.43 0.41
          East South Central 1.62 1.48 0.94 0.85 0.50 0.52
          West South Central 1.18 1.18 0.58 0.57 0.40 0.44
     West 0.88 0.98 0.50 0.53 0.39 0.39
          Mountain 1.12 1.49 0.71 0.75 0.55 0.36
          Pacific 1.15 1.23 0.64 0.69 0.50 0.53
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.58 0.57 0.35 0.32 0.25 0.23
     Small Metro 0.71 0.71 0.38 0.40 0.26 0.29
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.85 0.79 0.47 0.50 0.30 0.39
          < 250K Pop. 1.25 1.33 0.70 0.60 0.49 0.39
     Nonmetro 0.83 0.85 0.47 0.39 0.34 0.25
          Urbanized 1.34 1.18 0.74 0.62 0.52 0.41
          Less Urbanized 1.16 1.41 0.66 0.60 0.46 0.41
          Completely Rural 2.60 2.75 1.14 1.49 0.94 0.60
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.89P Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.5816   0.2509   0.9369  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.2038   0.0134   0.6804  
          New England 0.5652   0.5301   0.5058  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0590   0.0119   0.8749  
     Midwest 0.5009   0.2697   0.6111  
          East North Central 0.4455   0.2113   0.6151  
          West North Central 0.9115   0.8249   0.8643  
     South 0.8555   0.5925   0.4394  
          South Atlantic 0.7247   0.8074   0.8313  
          East South Central 0.0134   0.6624   0.4176  
          West South Central 0.2835   0.2348   0.1290  
     West 0.8261   0.0945   0.3566  
          Mountain 0.4494   0.3935   0.5746  
          Pacific 0.9043   0.1406   0.4277  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.9228   0.6134   0.8249  
     Small Metro 0.4402   0.3451   0.7945  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5112   0.9971   0.3556  
          < 250K Pop. 0.0307   0.0887   0.0762  
     Nonmetro 0.8640   0.4067   0.6681  
          Urbanized 0.5922   0.4351   0.8321  
          Less Urbanized 0.5511   0.6346   0.9390  
          Completely Rural 0.6808   0.9263   0.1287  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.90C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 660 603 922 891 989 919
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 276 241 342 354 411 370
          New England 140 104 168 185 207 189
          Middle Atlantic 238 218 297 301 356 317
     Midwest 241 219 343 363 377 379
          East North Central 210 187 303 280 329 291
          West North Central 120 115 167 231 193 242
     South 393 404 581 570 622 593
          South Atlantic 284 289 450 453 483 464
          East South Central 177 169 272 216 296 241
          West South Central 211 215 266 274 293 284
     West 385 306 533 446 524 455
          Mountain 107 187 191 235 207 222
          Pacific 370 241 497 381 481 397
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 500 447 690 655 744 687
     Small Metro 344 313 473 488 553 465
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 284 221 374 387 416 380
          < 250K Pop. 196 223 293 311 326 270
     Nonmetro 265 258 375 348 337 355
          Urbanized 160 163 229 227 238 245
          Less Urbanized 199 197 249 267 206 231
          Completely Rural 93 81 145 123 119 103
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.90D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.28 0.25 0.39 0.37 0.42 0.39
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.61 0.53 0.76 0.78 0.91 0.82
          New England 1.19 0.88 1.42 1.55 1.75 1.59
          Middle Atlantic 0.71 0.65 0.89 0.90 1.07 0.95
     Midwest 0.45 0.41 0.64 0.68 0.71 0.70
          East North Central 0.56 0.50 0.81 0.74 0.88 0.77
          West North Central 0.75 0.71 1.04 1.43 1.20 1.50
     South 0.47 0.48 0.69 0.67 0.74 0.70
          South Atlantic 0.65 0.65 1.03 1.02 1.10 1.05
          East South Central 1.25 1.19 1.92 1.52 2.09 1.69
          West South Central 0.81 0.82 1.03 1.05 1.13 1.09
     West 0.73 0.57 1.01 0.83 0.99 0.84
          Mountain 0.70 1.20 1.24 1.51 1.35 1.42
          Pacific 0.99 0.63 1.32 1.00 1.28 1.04
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.40 0.35 0.55 0.52 0.59 0.54
     Small Metro 0.50 0.44 0.68 0.68 0.80 0.65
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.62 0.47 0.82 0.82 0.91 0.81
          < 250K Pop. 0.82 0.91 1.23 1.27 1.37 1.10
     Nonmetro 0.66 0.64 0.94 0.87 0.84 0.88
          Urbanized 1.00 0.91 1.43 1.27 1.49 1.37
          Less Urbanized 1.01 1.08 1.27 1.47 1.05 1.27
          Completely Rural 2.10 1.97 3.27 3.00 2.68 2.52
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.90P Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9739   0.0385   0.1065  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.4380   0.1691   0.0461  
          New England 0.4295   0.9463   0.3458  
          Middle Atlantic 0.6477   0.1205   0.0029  
     Midwest 0.1803   0.8131   0.3818  
          East North Central 0.3161   0.5274   0.8937  
          West North Central 0.3555   0.1686   0.0602  
     South 0.9687   0.2079   0.5860  
          South Atlantic 0.5354   0.3033   0.8785  
          East South Central 0.4131   0.9394   0.8854  
          West South Central 0.9641   0.3610   0.2780  
     West 0.7316   0.2446   0.9048  
          Mountain 0.2674   0.0538   0.1539  
          Pacific 0.9628   0.6375   0.6208  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.4270   0.3427   0.5218  
     Small Metro 0.4025   0.0537   0.1281  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0631   0.3614   0.3525  
          < 250K Pop. 0.3027   0.0620   0.1621  
     Nonmetro 0.7263   0.3934   0.4438  
          Urbanized 0.7941   0.8834   0.8641  
          Less Urbanized 0.9152   0.1617   0.0560  
          Completely Rural 0.7423   0.9937   0.8695  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.91C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 107 112 105 104 80 82
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 40 39 42 44 36 34
          New England 19 17 20 18 16 14
          Middle Atlantic 36 35 37 40 32 31
     Midwest 41 48 40 46 31 36
          East North Central 32 35 31 30 24 25
          West North Central 25 33 25 34 19 25
     South 68 72 67 61 50 48
          South Atlantic 52 50 47 45 38 36
          East South Central 23 27 29 22 18 17
          West South Central 37 41 36 34 26 27
     West 58 59 55 55 40 44
          Mountain 22 30 21 28 19 19
          Pacific 54 51 51 48 35 39
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 81 88 81 79 63 63
     Small Metro 59 55 55 55 40 40
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 48 44 43 44 33 30
          < 250K Pop. 35 32 32 32 23 25
     Nonmetro 38 40 39 38 31 33
          Urbanized 24 27 26 25 20 20
          Less Urbanized 29 29 26 27 20 24
          Completely Rural 12 15 14 14 10 12
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.91D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.43 0.45 0.42 0.42 0.32 0.33
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.90 0.87 0.95 0.97 0.80 0.76
          New England 1.66 1.44 1.71 1.51 1.40 1.21
          Middle Atlantic 1.08 1.06 1.13 1.20 0.96 0.94
     Midwest 0.71 0.84 0.70 0.81 0.55 0.62
          East North Central 0.80 0.87 0.78 0.76 0.61 0.63
          West North Central 1.49 1.92 1.45 2.01 1.14 1.47
     South 0.77 0.81 0.76 0.68 0.57 0.54
          South Atlantic 1.18 1.12 1.07 0.99 0.87 0.81
          East South Central 1.62 1.85 2.04 1.54 1.25 1.15
          West South Central 1.24 1.39 1.23 1.13 0.88 0.90
     West 1.00 1.01 0.94 0.94 0.69 0.75
          Mountain 1.30 1.73 1.24 1.62 1.14 1.11
          Pacific 1.31 1.23 1.23 1.14 0.86 0.95
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.61 0.66 0.61 0.60 0.48 0.47
     Small Metro 0.81 0.74 0.75 0.74 0.55 0.53
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.97 0.89 0.88 0.89 0.68 0.60
          < 250K Pop. 1.49 1.33 1.38 1.31 0.96 1.02
     Nonmetro 0.88 0.92 0.90 0.89 0.71 0.78
          Urbanized 1.41 1.43 1.50 1.35 1.17 1.06
          Less Urbanized 1.37 1.47 1.23 1.34 0.93 1.20
          Completely Rural 2.55 3.32 2.84 3.26 2.14 2.65
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.91P Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.3519   0.5577   0.8725  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.1523   0.4701   0.6077  
          New England 0.2392   0.7517   0.4868  
          Middle Atlantic 0.3242   0.5138   0.8224  
     Midwest 0.3736   0.3162   0.4013  
          East North Central 0.1246   0.0265   0.3912  
          West North Central 0.7214   0.5326   0.7571  
     South 0.7515   0.8750   0.7078  
          South Atlantic 0.4558   0.1965   0.2959  
          East South Central 0.1019   0.7531   0.7500  
          West South Central 0.1219   0.0660   0.5070  
     West 0.7621   0.6691   0.3160  
          Mountain 0.7675   0.7769   0.5224  
          Pacific 0.6393   0.7354   0.4224  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.0179   0.0391   0.6777  
     Small Metro 0.2179   0.2839   0.7239  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5463   0.6052   0.5345  
          < 250K Pop. 0.2196   0.2359   0.1866  
     Nonmetro 0.3679   0.2499   0.4042  
          Urbanized 0.6972   0.7005   0.6951  
          Less Urbanized 0.2063   0.0322   0.1998  
          Completely Rural 0.4361   0.2106   0.4486  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.92C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 104 101 127 131 164 160
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 39 42 45 46 57 58
          New England 11 14 19 18 27 26
          Middle Atlantic 37 39 40 42 50 52
     Midwest 42 43 51 53 67 67
          East North Central 37 36 43 45 60 55
          West North Central 21 23 26 28 30 38
     South 63 63 82 81 103 99
          South Atlantic 50 43 63 59 81 77
          East South Central 25 26 35 29 43 30
          West South Central 28 37 36 47 46 53
     West 58 53 65 75 88 87
          Mountain 30 28 34 43 32 40
          Pacific 50 44 56 61 82 77
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 76 76 88 98 117 116
     Small Metro 60 56 79 75 97 96
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 48 47 63 63 74 83
          < 250K Pop. 36 32 50 41 64 48
     Nonmetro 38 39 52 48 57 54
          Urbanized 26 22 31 27 37 31
          Less Urbanized 24 29 35 34 34 40
          Completely Rural 13 8 19 11 22 13
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.92D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.34 0.32 0.41 0.41 0.53 0.50
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.71 0.74 0.81 0.82 1.04 1.03
          New England 0.75 0.95 1.32 1.23 1.87 1.75
          Middle Atlantic 0.92 0.94 0.98 1.02 1.23 1.25
     Midwest 0.59 0.58 0.70 0.72 0.94 0.92
          East North Central 0.74 0.70 0.87 0.88 1.21 1.09
          West North Central 0.94 1.02 1.16 1.24 1.35 1.68
     South 0.57 0.56 0.74 0.72 0.94 0.87
          South Atlantic 0.93 0.77 1.18 1.07 1.51 1.37
          East South Central 1.33 1.36 1.84 1.49 2.22 1.55
          West South Central 0.75 0.98 0.97 1.23 1.24 1.39
     West 0.80 0.72 0.90 1.01 1.20 1.18
          Mountain 1.35 1.25 1.56 1.94 1.46 1.79
          Pacific 0.99 0.86 1.10 1.17 1.60 1.48
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.48 0.46 0.55 0.59 0.74 0.70
     Small Metro 0.59 0.55 0.78 0.73 0.96 0.94
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.74 0.70 0.97 0.95 1.16 1.25
          < 250K Pop. 0.97 0.89 1.33 1.16 1.72 1.34
     Nonmetro 0.75 0.79 1.05 0.97 1.15 1.10
          Urbanized 1.17 0.92 1.36 1.16 1.63 1.33
          Less Urbanized 1.07 1.31 1.53 1.55 1.51 1.84
          Completely Rural 2.83 2.25 4.17 3.04 4.73 3.64
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.92P Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.3714   0.6491   0.1799  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.4703   0.6845   0.3686  
          New England 0.3984   0.3782   0.4028  
          Middle Atlantic 0.6469   0.9821   0.5481  
     Midwest 0.9892   0.9468   0.7870  
          East North Central 0.7313   0.8923   0.5767  
          West North Central 0.5748   0.7356   0.6272  
     South 0.9066   0.5346   0.9082  
          South Atlantic 0.9401   0.8760   0.3357  
          East South Central 0.8943   0.8005   0.2149  
          West South Central 0.8324   0.4193   0.4968  
     West 0.0435   0.2320   0.1021  
          Mountain 0.8983   0.5332   0.9450  
          Pacific 0.0166   0.0645   0.0712  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.3791   0.3351   0.1907  
     Small Metro 0.9364   0.4813   0.7124  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.6776   0.7899   0.4226  
          < 250K Pop. 0.6990   0.4430   0.7141  
     Nonmetro 0.5530   0.7898   0.7800  
          Urbanized 0.2543   0.7906   0.7430  
          Less Urbanized 0.3373   0.2021   0.6965  
          Completely Rural 0.3371   0.0245   0.0847  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.93C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 621 566 894 865 953 887
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 258 231 318 346 394 357
          New England 125 102 149 177 199 187
          Middle Atlantic 226 208 281 297 340 305
     Midwest 216 198 335 343 361 354
          East North Central 186 174 292 265 316 274
          West North Central 113 94 172 217 186 224
     South 367 378 577 552 602 569
          South Atlantic 265 262 447 441 463 438
          East South Central 162 180 261 229 286 249
          West South Central 200 198 271 246 291 266
     West 371 288 511 442 506 456
          Mountain 98 158 184 219 208 216
          Pacific 358 241 476 386 462 402
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 478 417 667 634 713 670
     Small Metro 319 289 458 474 535 448
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 261 203 367 377 401 365
          < 250K Pop. 180 213 274 300 309 262
     Nonmetro 244 252 356 348 324 348
          Urbanized 150 155 216 225 229 240
          Less Urbanized 180 187 239 256 199 225
          Completely Rural 91 75 132 124 110 104
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.93D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.35 0.31 0.50 0.48 0.53 0.49
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.74 0.66 0.91 0.98 1.12 1.02
          New England 1.36 1.10 1.62 1.91 2.16 2.02
          Middle Atlantic 0.87 0.80 1.09 1.14 1.32 1.17
     Midwest 0.53 0.49 0.83 0.84 0.89 0.87
          East North Central 0.65 0.61 1.03 0.93 1.11 0.96
          West North Central 0.93 0.78 1.43 1.79 1.54 1.84
     South 0.57 0.59 0.90 0.86 0.94 0.88
          South Atlantic 0.78 0.76 1.32 1.28 1.36 1.27
          East South Central 1.50 1.66 2.41 2.12 2.65 2.30
          West South Central 1.04 1.02 1.42 1.27 1.52 1.37
     West 0.93 0.71 1.28 1.09 1.27 1.12
          Mountain 0.86 1.36 1.61 1.88 1.82 1.86
          Pacific 1.26 0.83 1.68 1.34 1.63 1.39
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.49 0.43 0.69 0.66 0.74 0.70
     Small Metro 0.62 0.54 0.88 0.88 1.03 0.83
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.76 0.58 1.07 1.07 1.17 1.03
          < 250K Pop. 1.02 1.15 1.55 1.62 1.74 1.42
     Nonmetro 0.79 0.81 1.15 1.12 1.05 1.12
          Urbanized 1.24 1.14 1.79 1.65 1.90 1.76
          Less Urbanized 1.18 1.33 1.56 1.82 1.31 1.60
          Completely Rural 2.62 2.28 3.79 3.77 3.14 3.16
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.93P Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9806   0.0305   0.0542  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.6322   0.1606   0.0247  
          New England 0.5929   0.8862   0.4150  
          Middle Atlantic 0.7951   0.1255   0.0013  
     Midwest 0.1132   0.8680   0.3548  
          East North Central 0.1624   0.4268   0.9396  
          West North Central 0.4602   0.1467   0.0684  
     South 0.9025   0.2297   0.6043  
          South Atlantic 0.4098   0.3713   0.8399  
          East South Central 0.5424   0.9970   0.7336  
          West South Central 0.6772   0.2589   0.2664  
     West 0.4246   0.1400   0.5889  
          Mountain 0.2533   0.0638   0.1324  
          Pacific 0.6672   0.4143   0.9344  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.6291   0.3672   0.3900  
     Small Metro 0.5596   0.0497   0.1067  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0853   0.3153   0.2882  
          < 250K Pop. 0.2165   0.0689   0.1619  
     Nonmetro 0.9168   0.3132   0.3679  
          Urbanized 0.9251   0.8420   0.8324  
          Less Urbanized 0.8774   0.1252   0.0430  
          Completely Rural 0.7246   0.9477   0.9571  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.94C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 627 578 910 884 972 909
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 268 239 333 355 401 371
          New England 129 103 161 186 205 195
          Middle Atlantic 235 215 291 301 345 315
     Midwest 225 201 342 355 370 367
          East North Central 193 177 295 275 318 286
          West North Central 118 96 180 224 199 231
     South 374 386 582 564 618 583
          South Atlantic 266 272 445 451 471 454
          East South Central 171 178 278 227 302 247
          West South Central 204 201 272 257 298 276
     West 363 292 517 447 510 458
          Mountain 93 164 183 224 204 217
          Pacific 351 242 484 390 467 404
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 480 429 678 650 731 686
     Small Metro 325 298 465 487 547 461
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 268 209 368 386 410 377
          < 250K Pop. 187 218 289 310 324 267
     Nonmetro 252 252 369 348 334 354
          Urbanized 153 154 227 225 236 243
          Less Urbanized 186 191 245 262 203 227
          Completely Rural 89 77 137 123 117 105
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.94D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.30 0.27 0.43 0.42 0.46 0.43
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.66 0.58 0.82 0.87 0.99 0.91
          New England 1.21 0.96 1.51 1.73 1.92 1.82
          Middle Atlantic 0.79 0.72 0.97 1.00 1.15 1.04
     Midwest 0.47 0.42 0.72 0.74 0.78 0.76
          East North Central 0.58 0.52 0.88 0.82 0.95 0.85
          West North Central 0.82 0.67 1.26 1.56 1.39 1.61
     South 0.50 0.51 0.78 0.74 0.82 0.77
          South Atlantic 0.68 0.68 1.13 1.13 1.20 1.14
          East South Central 1.34 1.39 2.19 1.78 2.38 1.93
          West South Central 0.89 0.87 1.19 1.11 1.30 1.19
     West 0.77 0.61 1.10 0.93 1.08 0.96
          Mountain 0.69 1.18 1.34 1.61 1.50 1.56
          Pacific 1.05 0.71 1.45 1.14 1.40 1.19
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.43 0.38 0.60 0.58 0.65 0.61
     Small Metro 0.52 0.47 0.75 0.76 0.88 0.72
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.66 0.50 0.91 0.92 1.01 0.90
          < 250K Pop. 0.87 0.99 1.35 1.40 1.51 1.21
     Nonmetro 0.71 0.70 1.03 0.97 0.93 0.98
          Urbanized 1.07 0.96 1.59 1.40 1.65 1.52
          Less Urbanized 1.06 1.18 1.40 1.62 1.16 1.40
          Completely Rural 2.25 2.11 3.46 3.37 2.96 2.86
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.94P Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9052   0.0414   0.0971  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.5656   0.1955   0.0370  
          New England 0.5310   0.9815   0.3699  
          Middle Atlantic 0.7460   0.1355   0.0019  
     Midwest 0.1174   0.8834   0.3997  
          East North Central 0.1881   0.4138   0.8531  
          West North Central 0.4034   0.1497   0.0623  
     South 0.8873   0.2128   0.6152  
          South Atlantic 0.3928   0.3722   0.9557  
          East South Central 0.5435   0.9802   0.8908  
          West South Central 0.7198   0.2260   0.2481  
     West 0.6363   0.2005   0.8135  
          Mountain 0.2411   0.0476   0.1372  
          Pacific 0.9425   0.5786   0.6824  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.7208   0.4826   0.5549  
     Small Metro 0.5527   0.0366   0.1167  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.0766   0.3054   0.3565  
          < 250K Pop. 0.2063   0.0467   0.1314  
     Nonmetro 0.8499   0.3238   0.3911  
          Urbanized 0.9255   0.8148   0.9300  
          Less Urbanized 0.7931   0.1084   0.0408  
          Completely Rural 0.6295   0.9013   0.8087  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.95C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 989 919 732 682 392 380
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 411 370 329 306 192 151
          New England 207 189 191 168 90 73
          Middle Atlantic 356 317 269 257 169 133
     Midwest 377 379 288 292 157 174
          East North Central 329 291 235 239 124 146
          West North Central 193 242 167 169 97 95
     South 622 593 446 417 232 236
          South Atlantic 483 464 340 315 177 181
          East South Central 296 241 146 164 81 81
          West South Central 293 284 251 217 126 125
     West 524 455 374 333 193 188
          Mountain 207 222 180 149 95 91
          Pacific 481 397 328 297 168 165
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 744 687 556 514 302 287
     Small Metro 553 465 394 402 227 203
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 416 380 307 323 186 167
          < 250K Pop. 326 270 247 211 137 104
     Nonmetro 337 355 244 236 120 139
          Urbanized 238 245 170 159 82 94
          Less Urbanized 206 231 165 169 82 94
          Completely Rural 119 103 76 67 38 44
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.95D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.42 0.39 0.31 0.29 0.17 0.16
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.91 0.82 0.73 0.67 0.43 0.33
          New England 1.75 1.59 1.62 1.42 0.76 0.62
          Middle Atlantic 1.07 0.95 0.81 0.77 0.51 0.40
     Midwest 0.71 0.70 0.54 0.54 0.29 0.32
          East North Central 0.88 0.77 0.63 0.63 0.33 0.39
          West North Central 1.20 1.50 1.05 1.05 0.61 0.59
     South 0.74 0.70 0.53 0.49 0.28 0.28
          South Atlantic 1.10 1.05 0.78 0.71 0.40 0.41
          East South Central 2.09 1.69 1.03 1.15 0.57 0.57
          West South Central 1.13 1.09 0.97 0.83 0.49 0.48
     West 0.99 0.84 0.71 0.62 0.37 0.35
          Mountain 1.35 1.42 1.18 0.96 0.62 0.59
          Pacific 1.28 1.04 0.87 0.78 0.45 0.43
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.59 0.54 0.44 0.41 0.24 0.23
     Small Metro 0.80 0.65 0.57 0.56 0.33 0.28
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.91 0.81 0.67 0.69 0.41 0.36
          < 250K Pop. 1.37 1.10 1.04 0.86 0.58 0.42
     Nonmetro 0.84 0.88 0.61 0.59 0.30 0.35
          Urbanized 1.49 1.37 1.06 0.89 0.51 0.52
          Less Urbanized 1.05 1.27 0.84 0.93 0.42 0.51
          Completely Rural 2.68 2.52 1.71 1.64 0.85 1.07
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.95P Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1065   0.5430   0.8287  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.0461   0.3522   0.6274  
          New England 0.3458   0.9529   0.1238  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0029   0.2525   0.6973  
     Midwest 0.3818   0.7505   0.3245  
          East North Central 0.8937   0.9144   0.1034  
          West North Central 0.0602   0.6847   0.5299  
     South 0.5860   0.9623   0.4278  
          South Atlantic 0.8785   0.6607   0.1490  
          East South Central 0.8854   0.8846   0.8334  
          West South Central 0.2780   0.5728   0.7303  
     West 0.9048   0.9493   0.9212  
          Mountain 0.1539   0.5188   0.4442  
          Pacific 0.6208   0.8046   0.7557  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.5218   0.8621   0.7715  
     Small Metro 0.1281   0.3845   0.2693  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3525   0.8635   0.4190  
          < 250K Pop. 0.1621   0.2083   0.4399  
     Nonmetro 0.4438   0.9685   0.0699  
          Urbanized 0.8641   0.5434   0.3833  
          Less Urbanized 0.0560   0.5573   0.1187  
          Completely Rural 0.8695   0.4968   0.9904  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.96C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 80 82 67 67 31 33
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 36 34 27 28 11 11
          New England 16 14 13 14 6 7
          Middle Atlantic 32 31 23 25 8 9
     Midwest 31 36 30 29 16 15
          East North Central 24 25 24 23 14 11
          West North Central 19 25 18 17 8 10
     South 50 48 42 38 18 20
          South Atlantic 38 36 32 29 14 16
          East South Central 18 17 12 14 7 7
          West South Central 26 27 23 20 10 9
     West 40 44 33 37 15 19
          Mountain 19 19 16 13 6 11
          Pacific 35 39 29 35 14 16
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 63 63 51 53 20 24
     Small Metro 40 40 35 33 17 19
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 33 30 30 25 14 15
          < 250K Pop. 23 25 21 21 11 12
     Nonmetro 31 33 24 26 15 15
          Urbanized 20 20 16 15 10 11
          Less Urbanized 20 24 17 19 9 9
          Completely Rural 10 12 8 9 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.
1 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.96D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.32 0.33 0.27 0.27 0.12 0.13
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.80 0.76 0.60 0.63 0.24 0.25
          New England 1.40 1.21 1.15 1.16 0.54 0.56
          Middle Atlantic 0.96 0.94 0.71 0.74 0.26 0.28
     Midwest 0.55 0.62 0.53 0.51 0.28 0.26
          East North Central 0.61 0.63 0.60 0.58 0.34 0.27
          West North Central 1.14 1.47 1.07 1.03 0.46 0.59
     South 0.57 0.54 0.47 0.42 0.21 0.22
          South Atlantic 0.87 0.81 0.74 0.64 0.31 0.36
          East South Central 1.25 1.15 0.84 0.93 0.48 0.51
          West South Central 0.88 0.90 0.78 0.68 0.35 0.31
     West 0.69 0.75 0.57 0.64 0.26 0.33
          Mountain 1.14 1.11 0.94 0.78 0.37 0.64
          Pacific 0.86 0.95 0.70 0.84 0.33 0.38
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.48 0.47 0.39 0.40 0.15 0.18
     Small Metro 0.55 0.53 0.48 0.44 0.24 0.26
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.68 0.60 0.61 0.51 0.29 0.30
          < 250K Pop. 0.96 1.02 0.90 0.89 0.47 0.51
     Nonmetro 0.71 0.78 0.56 0.61 0.34 0.34
          Urbanized 1.17 1.06 0.90 0.82 0.56 0.60
          Less Urbanized 0.93 1.20 0.80 0.97 0.44 0.44
          Completely Rural 2.14 2.65 1.75 2.15 1.11 0.85
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.96P Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.8725   0.9274   0.7209  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.6077   0.4894   0.5864  
          New England 0.4868   0.9715   0.9355  
          Middle Atlantic 0.8224   0.4187   0.5382  
     Midwest 0.4013   0.7002   0.6240  
          East North Central 0.3912   0.4226   0.1475  
          West North Central 0.7571   0.7349   0.3155  
     South 0.7078   0.3517   0.9242  
          South Atlantic 0.2959   0.1266   0.2687  
          East South Central 0.7500   0.9313   0.2900  
          West South Central 0.5070   0.5641   0.2483  
     West 0.3160   0.5174   0.5212  
          Mountain 0.5224   0.9591   0.1853  
          Pacific 0.4224   0.4639   0.9598  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.6777   0.5600   0.5228  
     Small Metro 0.7239   0.4252   0.7031  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5345   0.6163   0.7399  
          < 250K Pop. 0.1866   0.0677   0.3262  
     Nonmetro 0.4042   0.9247   0.5217  
          Urbanized 0.6951   0.7355   0.9323  
          Less Urbanized 0.1998   0.7873   0.5687  
          Completely Rural 0.4486   0.2476   0.4564  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.97C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 164 160 161 155 112 114
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 57 58 56 61 43 48
          New England 27 26 29 24 18 18
          Middle Atlantic 50 52 47 56 39 45
     Midwest 67 67 70 72 52 46
          East North Central 60 55 64 58 45 38
          West North Central 30 38 29 43 26 26
     South 103 99 103 90 64 71
          South Atlantic 81 77 77 68 49 52
          East South Central 43 30 46 26 25 26
          West South Central 46 53 49 51 34 41
     West 88 87 85 83 60 58
          Mountain 32 40 29 32 21 28
          Pacific 82 77 80 77 56 51
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 117 116 118 114 80 84
     Small Metro 97 96 94 89 67 64
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 74 83 72 77 48 57
          < 250K Pop. 64 48 61 48 46 34
     Nonmetro 57 54 52 54 39 39
          Urbanized 37 31 35 35 31 29
          Less Urbanized 34 40 33 42 20 24
          Completely Rural 22 13 17 14 8 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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.97D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.53 0.50 0.52 0.49 0.36 0.36
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 1.04 1.03 1.01 1.07 0.78 0.85
          New England 1.87 1.75 2.04 1.63 1.26 1.22
          Middle Atlantic 1.23 1.25 1.17 1.34 0.96 1.07
     Midwest 0.94 0.92 0.97 0.98 0.72 0.62
          East North Central 1.21 1.09 1.28 1.14 0.91 0.75
          West North Central 1.35 1.68 1.30 1.87 1.16 1.12
     South 0.94 0.87 0.93 0.79 0.58 0.63
          South Atlantic 1.51 1.37 1.43 1.22 0.91 0.93
          East South Central 2.22 1.55 2.38 1.33 1.32 1.34
          West South Central 1.24 1.39 1.33 1.35 0.90 1.07
     West 1.20 1.18 1.16 1.12 0.82 0.79
          Mountain 1.46 1.79 1.33 1.43 0.96 1.27
          Pacific 1.60 1.48 1.57 1.48 1.09 0.98
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.74 0.70 0.74 0.69 0.50 0.51
     Small Metro 0.96 0.94 0.92 0.87 0.66 0.63
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 1.16 1.25 1.12 1.16 0.75 0.85
          < 250K Pop. 1.72 1.34 1.65 1.35 1.24 0.95
     Nonmetro 1.15 1.10 1.05 1.09 0.78 0.79
          Urbanized 1.63 1.33 1.55 1.47 1.39 1.24
          Less Urbanized 1.51 1.84 1.47 1.91 0.88 1.10
          Completely Rural 4.73 3.64 3.60 3.96 1.82 2.13
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.97P Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1799   0.3381   0.7023  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.3686   0.0571   0.5650  
          New England 0.4028   0.0126   0.1353  
          Middle Atlantic 0.5481   0.3815   0.9466  
     Midwest 0.7870   0.8774   0.4251  
          East North Central 0.5767   0.8802   0.1829  
          West North Central 0.6272   0.5933   0.4932  
     South 0.9082   0.5595   0.6435  
          South Atlantic 0.3357   0.7591   0.9861  
          East South Central 0.2149   0.4393   0.8899  
          West South Central 0.4968   0.3436   0.4743  
     West 0.1021   0.2908   0.1612  
          Mountain 0.9450   0.9154   0.1499  
          Pacific 0.0712   0.2275   0.3699  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.1907   0.3011   0.3765  
     Small Metro 0.7124   0.5695   0.7354  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.4226   0.1959   0.1934  
          < 250K Pop. 0.7141   0.4353   0.3217  
     Nonmetro 0.7800   0.7891   0.2411  
          Urbanized 0.7430   0.6631   0.2777  
          Less Urbanized 0.6965   0.4404   0.4385  
          Completely Rural 0.0847   0.1478   0.8374  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.98C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 953 887 702 639 355 349
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 394 357 317 284 176 141
          New England 199 187 184 157 86 68
          Middle Atlantic 340 305 258 239 154 124
     Midwest 361 354 271 263 140 156
          East North Central 316 274 216 211 109 131
          West North Central 186 224 163 156 89 85
     South 602 569 422 394 206 217
          South Atlantic 463 438 316 289 151 165
          East South Central 286 249 141 165 71 77
          West South Central 291 266 242 210 120 115
     West 506 456 369 321 181 174
          Mountain 208 216 181 139 90 77
          Pacific 462 402 322 288 157 156
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 713 670 546 494 283 270
     Small Metro 535 448 365 372 201 178
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 401 365 279 297 170 145
          < 250K Pop. 309 262 228 204 113 97
     Nonmetro 324 348 237 224 109 134
          Urbanized 229 240 161 153 73 86
          Less Urbanized 199 225 158 157 75 87
          Completely Rural 110 104 72 68 37 46
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.98D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.53 0.49 0.39 0.35 0.20 0.19
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 1.12 1.02 0.90 0.81 0.50 0.40
          New England 2.16 2.02 2.00 1.69 0.94 0.73
          Middle Atlantic 1.32 1.17 1.00 0.92 0.59 0.48
     Midwest 0.89 0.87 0.67 0.64 0.35 0.38
          East North Central 1.11 0.96 0.76 0.74 0.38 0.46
          West North Central 1.54 1.84 1.35 1.29 0.73 0.70
     South 0.94 0.88 0.66 0.61 0.32 0.34
          South Atlantic 1.36 1.27 0.93 0.84 0.44 0.48
          East South Central 2.65 2.30 1.30 1.52 0.66 0.72
          West South Central 1.52 1.37 1.26 1.08 0.63 0.60
     West 1.27 1.12 0.93 0.79 0.46 0.43
          Mountain 1.82 1.86 1.58 1.20 0.79 0.66
          Pacific 1.63 1.39 1.13 1.00 0.55 0.54
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.74 0.70 0.57 0.51 0.29 0.28
     Small Metro 1.03 0.83 0.70 0.69 0.39 0.33
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 1.17 1.03 0.82 0.84 0.50 0.41
          < 250K Pop. 1.74 1.42 1.29 1.10 0.64 0.52
     Nonmetro 1.05 1.12 0.77 0.72 0.36 0.43
          Urbanized 1.90 1.76 1.33 1.12 0.60 0.63
          Less Urbanized 1.31 1.60 1.04 1.12 0.49 0.62
          Completely Rural 3.14 3.16 2.06 2.06 1.06 1.40
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.98P Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0542   0.3613   0.9935  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.0247   0.1493   0.7886  
          New England 0.4150   0.7323   0.2194  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0013   0.1363   0.6269  
     Midwest 0.3548   0.6750   0.4088  
          East North Central 0.9396   0.9495   0.2102  
          West North Central 0.0684   0.5314   0.7612  
     South 0.6043   0.9011   0.3380  
          South Atlantic 0.8399   0.6827   0.0999  
          East South Central 0.7336   0.9621   0.7768  
          West South Central 0.2664   0.4715   0.7883  
     West 0.5889   0.7210   0.5130  
          Mountain 0.1324   0.5429   0.1609  
          Pacific 0.9344   0.9331   0.9929  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.3900   0.6111   0.8594  
     Small Metro 0.1067   0.3150   0.2097  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.2882   0.6462   0.2128  
          < 250K Pop. 0.1619   0.2861   0.6743  
     Nonmetro 0.3679   0.9449   0.0153  
          Urbanized 0.8324   0.4107   0.1197  
          Less Urbanized 0.0430   0.5861   0.0557  
          Completely Rural 0.9571   0.5011   0.8312  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.99C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 972 909 730 675 389 376
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 401 371 328 304 191 151
          New England 205 195 189 166 88 73
          Middle Atlantic 345 315 268 257 169 133
     Midwest 370 367 283 291 156 172
          East North Central 318 286 229 237 123 145
          West North Central 199 231 166 169 95 92
     South 618 583 446 413 230 233
          South Atlantic 471 454 338 310 174 179
          East South Central 302 247 147 164 80 79
          West South Central 298 276 253 217 128 125
     West 510 458 375 327 192 187
          Mountain 204 217 180 148 95 91
          Pacific 467 404 329 290 167 164
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 731 686 556 511 300 286
     Small Metro 547 461 392 397 226 200
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 410 377 302 318 184 166
          < 250K Pop. 324 267 248 209 137 102
     Nonmetro 334 354 244 234 119 139
          Urbanized 236 243 171 160 82 93
          Less Urbanized 203 227 163 167 81 93
          Completely Rural 117 105 75 67 38 45
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.99D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.46 0.43 0.35 0.32 0.19 0.18
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.99 0.91 0.81 0.75 0.47 0.37
          New England 1.92 1.82 1.78 1.55 0.83 0.68
          Middle Atlantic 1.15 1.04 0.89 0.85 0.57 0.44
     Midwest 0.78 0.76 0.59 0.60 0.33 0.36
          East North Central 0.95 0.85 0.69 0.70 0.37 0.43
          West North Central 1.39 1.61 1.16 1.17 0.67 0.64
     South 0.82 0.77 0.59 0.54 0.31 0.31
          South Atlantic 1.20 1.14 0.86 0.78 0.44 0.45
          East South Central 2.38 1.93 1.15 1.29 0.63 0.62
          West South Central 1.30 1.19 1.11 0.94 0.56 0.54
     West 1.08 0.96 0.80 0.68 0.41 0.39
          Mountain 1.50 1.56 1.32 1.07 0.70 0.65
          Pacific 1.40 1.19 0.98 0.85 0.50 0.48
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.65 0.61 0.49 0.45 0.27 0.25
     Small Metro 0.88 0.72 0.63 0.62 0.36 0.31
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 1.01 0.90 0.74 0.76 0.45 0.40
          < 250K Pop. 1.51 1.21 1.15 0.95 0.64 0.46
     Nonmetro 0.93 0.98 0.68 0.65 0.33 0.39
          Urbanized 1.65 1.52 1.20 1.00 0.57 0.58
          Less Urbanized 1.16 1.40 0.93 1.03 0.46 0.57
          Completely Rural 2.96 2.86 1.91 1.84 0.96 1.22
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.99P Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Geographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0971   0.5452   0.8533  
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 0.0370   0.3214   0.6509  
          New England 0.3699   0.9457   0.1157  
          Middle Atlantic 0.0019   0.2251   0.6625  
     Midwest 0.3997   0.7701   0.3381  
          East North Central 0.8531   0.9651   0.1324  
          West North Central 0.0623   0.6531   0.5941  
     South 0.6152   0.9615   0.4249  
          South Atlantic 0.9557   0.7803   0.1180  
          East South Central 0.8908   0.8984   0.7742  
          West South Central 0.2481   0.6078   0.6632  
     West 0.8135   0.8901   0.8650  
          Mountain 0.1372   0.5196   0.3644  
          Pacific 0.6824   0.8660   0.7544  
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 0.5549   0.9162   0.8044  
     Small Metro 0.1167   0.3379   0.2491  
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 0.3565   0.8763   0.4232  
          < 250K Pop. 0.1314   0.1546   0.3914  
     Nonmetro 0.3911   0.9701   0.0569  
          Urbanized 0.9300   0.5865   0.3910  
          Less Urbanized 0.0408   0.5406   0.0978  
          Completely Rural 0.8087   0.6003   0.9429  
*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 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.100C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 148 160 153 165 144 154
GENDER
     Male 104 101 106 109 99 102
     Female 94 109 96 113 92 105
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 134 146 137 150 131 143
          White 110 121 110 124 114 116
          Black or African American 55 55 50 53 40 46
          American Indian or Alaska Native 13 10 14 9 13 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 8 * * * *
          Asian 35 39 33 34 23 29
          Two or More Races 17 15 17 15 15 14
     Hispanic or Latino 68 61 65 62 53 52
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 79 73 79 76 75 78
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 67 82 68 83 73 78
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 35 38 32 37 29 32
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 38 40 36 36 27 29
     Male, Hispanic 45 48 46 49 40 37
     Female, Hispanic 45 44 44 48 37 38
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.100D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.40 0.43 0.41 0.44 0.39 0.41
GENDER
     Male 0.55 0.53 0.56 0.57 0.52 0.53
     Female 0.51 0.59 0.53 0.62 0.50 0.57
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.43 0.47 0.44 0.48 0.42 0.46
          White 0.47 0.52 0.47 0.53 0.49 0.50
          Black or African American 1.03 1.00 0.95 0.96 0.75 0.84
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.77 3.99 5.05 3.77 4.83 2.94
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 5.81 * * * *
          Asian 2.31 2.53 2.21 2.24 1.51 1.93
          Two or More Races 3.05 2.80 2.99 2.79 2.76 2.55
     Hispanic or Latino 1.13 0.98 1.09 1.01 0.89 0.84
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.66 0.61 0.67 0.64 0.63 0.66
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.58 0.71 0.59 0.73 0.63 0.68
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.32 1.35 1.20 1.34 1.09 1.14
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.46 1.45 1.36 1.32 1.02 1.05
     Male, Hispanic 1.42 1.50 1.46 1.51 1.26 1.16
     Female, Hispanic 1.57 1.48 1.54 1.62 1.30 1.29
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.100P Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.4616   0.6763   0.7081  
GENDER
     Male 0.0385   0.1633   0.7044  
     Female 0.3721   0.4726   0.8735  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2322   0.2518   0.8289  
          White 0.3109   0.4208   0.5159  
          Black or African American 0.5124   0.4751   0.3539  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3321   0.6083   0.2674  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
          Asian 0.5441   0.8297   0.2817  
          Two or More Races 0.6723   0.6202   0.9053  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.4571   0.1170   0.5792  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.1421   0.2627   0.6205  
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.9543   0.9299   0.6530  
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3300   0.6008   0.7114  
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.9839   0.6210   0.2989  
     Male, Hispanic 0.5984   0.9548   0.6526  
     Female, Hispanic 0.0898   0.0328   0.7520  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.101C Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 624 569 907 874 967 899
GENDER
     Male 340 342 574 550 636 582
     Female 489 461 638 632 636 589
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 567 530 839 846 911 852
          White 434 417 730 721 808 759
          Black or African American 210 236 310 282 273 274
          American Indian or Alaska Native * * 57 48 66 46
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
          Asian 215 177 223 221 198 223
          Two or More Races 62 69 75 73 80 72
     Hispanic or Latino 267 243 314 306 317 307
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 247 232 459 461 513 500
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 347 350 521 495 545 478
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 110 115 189 197 187 202
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 164 178 223 202 168 170
     Male, Hispanic 141 161 186 221 219 230
     Female, Hispanic 206 188 236 195 220 182
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.101D Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.32 0.28 0.46 0.44 0.49 0.45
GENDER
     Male 0.36 0.36 0.61 0.57 0.67 0.61
     Female 0.47 0.44 0.62 0.61 0.62 0.56
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.32 0.30 0.48 0.48 0.52 0.48
          White 0.31 0.29 0.51 0.50 0.57 0.53
          Black or African American 0.98 1.07 1.44 1.28 1.27 1.25
          American Indian or Alaska Native * * 4.69 4.79 5.43 4.61
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
          Asian 2.85 2.15 2.95 2.68 2.62 2.70
          Two or More Races 3.18 3.37 3.84 3.60 4.10 3.54
     Hispanic or Latino 1.16 1.03 1.36 1.29 1.37 1.29
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.36 0.34 0.67 0.67 0.75 0.73
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.47 0.47 0.71 0.67 0.74 0.64
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.18 1.20 2.02 2.05 1.99 2.10
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.35 1.45 1.84 1.64 1.38 1.38
     Male, Hispanic 1.20 1.33 1.59 1.83 1.87 1.90
     Female, Hispanic 1.81 1.62 2.07 1.68 1.94 1.56
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.101P Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9062   0.0399   0.0850  
GENDER
     Male 0.6129   0.1604   0.8678  
     Female 0.8065   0.0960   0.0138  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5023   0.1220   0.1476  
          White 0.9593   0.1727   0.2468  
          Black or African American 0.2259   0.5844   0.2176  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   0.6954   0.8110  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
          Asian 0.2781   0.7407   0.5525  
          Two or More Races 0.4869   0.3715   0.1973  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.3110   0.0787   0.3008  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.3695   0.1188   0.9824  
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.4931   0.5656   0.0838  
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4822   0.8637   0.7147  
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.2855   0.3220   0.0967  
     Male, Hispanic 0.2028   0.3645   0.4399  
     Female, Hispanic 0.7217   0.1279   0.4806  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  2.102C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 144 154 128 135 72 75
GENDER
     Male 99 102 91 93 56 56
     Female 92 105 77 82 40 42
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 131 143 116 122 67 71
          White 114 116 102 106 64 65
          Black or African American 40 46 31 35 15 15
          American Indian or Alaska Native 13 7 8 7 3 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 1 4
          Asian 23 29 19 20 8 12
          Two or More Races 15 14 14 11 10 4
     Hispanic or Latino 53 52 47 49 25 25
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 75 78 71 71 47 49
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 73 78 62 66 36 37
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 29 32 24 26 13 14
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 27 29 19 18 8 5
     Male, Hispanic 40 37 37 37 21 22
     Female, Hispanic 37 38 28 30 16 12
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.102D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.39 0.41 0.34 0.36 0.19 0.20
GENDER
     Male 0.52 0.53 0.48 0.49 0.29 0.29
     Female 0.50 0.57 0.43 0.44 0.22 0.23
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.42 0.46 0.37 0.39 0.22 0.23
          White 0.49 0.50 0.43 0.45 0.27 0.28
          Black or African American 0.75 0.84 0.59 0.63 0.28 0.27
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.83 2.94 3.07 2.85 1.14 1.19
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 0.99 2.75
          Asian 1.51 1.93 1.26 1.30 0.55 0.79
          Two or More Races 2.76 2.55 2.47 2.04 1.78 0.76
     Hispanic or Latino 0.89 0.84 0.78 0.80 0.41 0.41
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.63 0.66 0.59 0.60 0.40 0.41
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.63 0.68 0.54 0.57 0.31 0.32
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.09 1.14 0.90 0.95 0.47 0.49
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.02 1.05 0.72 0.66 0.29 0.18
     Male, Hispanic 1.26 1.16 1.19 1.15 0.66 0.69
     Female, Hispanic 1.30 1.29 1.00 1.01 0.55 0.42
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.102P Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.7081   0.7836   0.8137  
GENDER
     Male 0.7044   0.8986   0.4918  
     Female 0.8735   0.7732   0.6090  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8289   0.7556   0.9346  
          White 0.5159   0.9403   0.7825  
          Black or African American 0.3539   0.4348   0.4176  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2674   0.6471   0.5636  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   0.1513  
          Asian 0.2817   0.5738   0.1515  
          Two or More Races 0.9053   0.3025   0.0083  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5792   0.9322   0.7303  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.6205   1.0000   0.7506  
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.6530   0.9222   0.3946  
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.7114   1.0000   0.7475  
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.2989   0.1590   0.2014  
     Male, Hispanic 0.6526   0.9080   0.9546  
     Female, Hispanic 0.7520   0.9787   0.4953  
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.103C Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 967 899 725 661 380 366
GENDER
     Male 636 582 538 508 339 316
     Female 636 589 405 365 169 163
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 911 852 686 629 346 342
          White 808 759 596 556 322 309
          Black or African American 273 274 223 228 100 133
          American Indian or Alaska Native 66 46 45 42 27 25
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 33 * 14 13
          Asian 198 223 134 100 59 38
          Two or More Races 80 72 51 51 39 28
     Hispanic or Latino 317 307 276 236 143 121
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 513 500 451 420 296 272
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 545 478 329 316 132 140
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 187 202 168 182 92 111
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 168 170 124 113 45 59
     Male, Hispanic 219 230 202 203 116 117
     Female, Hispanic 220 182 169 117 77 25
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.103D Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.49 0.45 0.37 0.33 0.19 0.18
GENDER
     Male 0.67 0.61 0.57 0.53 0.36 0.33
     Female 0.62 0.56 0.39 0.35 0.16 0.16
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.52 0.48 0.39 0.36 0.20 0.19
          White 0.57 0.53 0.42 0.39 0.23 0.22
          Black or African American 1.27 1.25 1.04 1.04 0.46 0.60
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5.43 4.61 3.74 4.13 2.20 2.53
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 4.96 * 2.03 3.71
          Asian 2.62 2.70 1.78 1.21 0.78 0.46
          Two or More Races 4.10 3.54 2.60 2.50 2.02 1.36
     Hispanic or Latino 1.37 1.29 1.20 1.00 0.62 0.51
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.75 0.73 0.66 0.61 0.43 0.40
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.74 0.64 0.45 0.43 0.18 0.19
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.99 2.10 1.80 1.89 0.98 1.16
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.38 1.38 1.02 0.92 0.37 0.48
     Male, Hispanic 1.87 1.90 1.72 1.68 0.99 0.97
     Female, Hispanic 1.94 1.56 1.48 1.01 0.68 0.21
*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 and 2003.

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Table  2.103P Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Any Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0850   0.5665   0.7889  
GENDER
     Male 0.8678   0.6688   0.4301  
     Female 0.0138   0.6247   0.0462  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1476   0.6599   0.4824  
          White 0.2468   0.7841   0.4265  
          Black or African American 0.2176   0.1333   0.6778  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8110   0.6456   0.6155  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   0.5027  
          Asian 0.5525   0.4075   0.5016  
          Two or More Races 0.1