Alcohol use in persons aged 12 or older in the U.S. by age 2017

Current, binge, and heavy alcohol use in the United States in 2017, by age group*

by John Elflein, last edited Sep 17, 2018
Alcohol use in persons aged 12 or older in the U.S. by age 2017 This statistic displays the percentage of persons in the U.S. who had current, binge, and heavy alcohol use in the past month among persons aged 12 or older in the United States, by age group, in 2017. During this year, 9.7 percent of persons between 26 and 29 year olds claimed to have heavy alcohol use. Heavy use refers to five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of five or more days in the last 30 days.
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Current, binge, and heavy alcohol use in the United States in 2017, by age group*

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