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Heavy Drinking Heavy Drinking (Adult)

The percentage of adults who reported heavy drinking during the past 30 days.

2011201220132014201520162017201820192020
Wyoming7%6%6%6%6%6%8%7%7%6%
95% Upper C.I. (Wyoming)8%7%7%7%7%7%9%8%8%8%
95% Lower C.I. (Wyoming)6%5%5%5%5%5%7%6%5%5%
Nation7%6%6%6%6%7%6%7%7%7%

Note: In 2015 the definition of heavy drinking changed slightly to the percentage of adults who reported consuming on average 14 or more drinks per week for men, or seven or more drinks per week for women. Before that change, heavy drinking was defined as consuming 60+ alcoholic beverages for men and 30+ for women during a single month.

SOURCE: BRFSS-II 2011-2020

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