Alcohol Consumption, 2006
(persons 18 years of age and over)
The following table lists the amount of alcohol consumed by Americans 18 years and older during 2006, according to sex, drinking status, level of consumption in the past year, and number of days in the past year with five or more drinks.
| Level of alcohol consumption in past |
year for current drinkers2
|All drinking levels||100.0%||100.0%||100.0%|
| Number of days in the past |
year with 5 or more drinks
|All current drinkers||100.0%||100.0%||100.0%|
|At least 1 day||33.0||42.2||22.7|
|12 or more days||15.1||21.7||7.6|
|Alcoholism||Health||Alcohol Consumption, 2000|
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