Binge** Alcohol Use by Pregnancy Trimester, 2002 to 2007

chart showing binge alcohol use by pregnancy trimester
*NP=Nonpregnant.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies (May 21, 2009). Figure 2. Women’s (Age 18 to 44 Years) Past-Month Binge Alcohol Use Rate by Pregnancy Trimester and Age of Youngest Child in Household: 2002 to 2007. The NSDUH Report: Substance Use among Women During Pregnancy and Following Childbirth. Rockville, MD.

 

Binge** Alcohol Use by Pregnancy Trimester, 2002 to 2007

NP,* No Child 32.6%
Trimester 1 8.0%
Trimester 2 1.8%
Trimester 3 1.0%
NP, Child <3 months 10.0%
NP, Child 3-5 months 15.5%
NP, Child 6-8 months 14.6%
NP, Child 9-11 months 16.9%
NP, Child 12-14 months 17.6%
NP, Child 15-17 months 16.8%
NP, Child 18+ months 19.7%

**Binge alcohol use is defined as drinking five or more drinks at the
same time or within a couple of hours on at least 1 day in the
past 30 days.

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