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* Alcohol Addiction or Alcohol Abuse in North Carolina Over a One Year Period: "drinking used to be fun, but then..."
  • In North Carolina it was estimated on a survey-weighted hierarchical Bayes estimation approach that the total number of individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem over a one year period was 457,000.
  • An estimated 39,000 of the individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem in North Carolina over a one year period were between the ages of 12-17 years old.
  • An estimated 145,000 of the individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem in North Carolina over a one year period were between the ages of 18-25 years old.
  • An estimated 273,000 of the individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem in North Carolina over a one year period were 26 or older.

    * Binge Alcohol Use in North Carolina Over a One Month Period:
    • In North Carolina it was estimated on a survey-weighted hierarchical Bayes estimation approach that the total number of binge alcohol users over a one month period was 1,307,000.
    • An estimated 69,000 of the binge alcohol users in North Carolina over a one month period were between the ages of 12-17 years old.
    • An estimated 333,000 of the binge alcohol users in North Carolina over a one month period were between the ages of 18-25 years old.
    • An estimated 906,000 of the binge alcohol users in North Carolina over a one month period were 26 or older.

* Alcohol Addiction or Alcohol Abuse in South Carolina Over a One Year Period:

  • In South Carolina it was estimated on a survey-weighted hierarchical Bayes estimation approach that the total number of individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem over a one year period was 266,000.
  • An estimated 17,000 of the individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem in South Carolina over a one year period were between the ages of 12-17 years old.
  • An estimated 89,000 of the individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem in South Carolina over a one year period were between the ages of 18-25 years old. It's not just old homeless men living under bridges...it's kids, and young women and wealthy, college educated...
  • An estimated 160,000 of the individuals with an alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse problem in South Carolina over a one year period were 26 or older.

    * Binge Alcohol Use in South Carolina Over a One Month Period:
    • In South Carolina it was estimated on a survey-weighted hierarchical Bayes estimation approach that the total number of binge alcohol users over a one month period was 762,000.
    • An estimated 30,000 of the binge alcohol users in South Carolina over a one month period were between the ages of 12-17 years old.
    • An estimated 193,000 of the binge alcohol users in South Carolina over a one month period were between the ages of 18-25 years old.
    • An estimated 539,000 of the binge alcohol users in South Carolina over a one month period were 26 or older.

* Annual Averages Based on 2002 and 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health




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