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People that report excessive drinking (Health Indicators Warehouse)
This indicator shows the percentage of respondents who drank more than two drinks per day on average (for men) or more than one drink per day on average (for women) or who drank 5 or more drinks during a single occasion (for men) or 4 or more drinks (for women) during a single occasion. Based on the BRFSS questions: "One drink is equivalent to a 12-ounce beer, a 5-ounce glass of wine, or a drink with one shot of liquor. During the past 30 days, on the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?" "Considering all types of alcoholic beverages, how many times during the past 30 days did you have X [CATI X = 5 for men, X = 4 for women] or more drinks on an occasion?" "During the past 30 days, what is the largest number of drinks you had on any occasion?".
Measurement Period: 2004-2010
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Peers included in this indicator:
- Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics.
Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.
This county has 32 peer counties
Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 44
were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age
All Peer Counties for Montgomery
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