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How Much Do College Students Drink?

HOW MUCH DO COLLEGE STUDENTS alu? DRINK? Y.D AMERICANS SPENT $163 oN ALCOHOL in 2011 H O O O O 6 O O O O O 40° FOR EVERY $100 $1 spent in the US AT STORES %24 60 goes to ALCOHOL AT BARS O O 0 O O O O O O O 20 47.7% BEER Of all the alcohol purchased at the 39.7 % WINE store in 2012: 12.6% LIQUOR Pure alcohol consumption among adults age 15+ per capita per year in US: 9.44-2 GALLONS COLLEGE DRINKING STATISTICS FALL 2012 COLLEGE ENROLLMENT 21.6 Million Students 80% 50% binge drink 80% of students of students who drink drink alcohol 50% THAT'S THAT'S 17 Million 2X 8.5 Million MORE THAN THE COLLEGE STUDENTS COLLEGE STUDENTS OR OR the population ENTIRE POPULATION OF OF NYC VIRGINIA 88% of student athletes report USING ALCOHOL AVERAGE DRINKS PER WEEK PPPP 4 PPPPP 5 PPPPPPPPP 9 DRINKS FOR FEMALE COLLEGE STUDENTS DRINKS FOR COLLEGE FRESHMAN FOR MALE DRINKS COLLEGE STUDENTS The average college student spends The average undergrad is DRUNK for $500 / YEAR 10.6 HOURS A WEEKOOG THAT'S $42 / MONTH TOP 20 PARTY SCHOOLS West Virginia University Penn State University Morgantown University Park, P.A. University of Iowa 12. DePauw University lowa City Greencastle, I.N. Ohio University University of Wisconsin 13 Athens Madison University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Mississippi 14 Oxford University of Georgia 15 University of Texas-Austin Athens UF University of Florida Gainesville University of Maryland 16 College Park University of California Santa Barbara 7 UCSB 17 University of South Carolina Columbia 8 Florida State University 18 James Madison University Harrisonburg V.A. Tallahassee 9 M Miami University of Ohio 19 University of Maine Oxford Orono Syracuse University Syracuse, N.Y. 10 20 University of Tennessee Knoxville CONSEQUENCES OF COLLEGE DRINKING HEALTH PROBLEMS RIP DEATH ACADEMIC PROBLEMS ASSAULT 1825 students more than 150,000 students 690,000 students 25% of students between 18 and 24 die each year from alcohol related injuries and accidents between 18 and 24 are assaulted by another student who has been drinking report academic consequences of their drinking including: develop an alcohol related health problem - missing classes 1.2-1.5% - falling behind of students SEXUAL ABUSE more than 97,000 people Doing poorly on indicate that they tried to commit suicide within the exams or papers between ages of 18 and 24 are victims of alcohol-related sexual assault or date rape receiving lower grades overall past year due to drinking or drug use CRIME 5% of students INJURY More than are involved with the 600,000 students police as a result of drinking receive unintentional injuries while under the influence of alcohol 110,000 students are arrested for an alcohol related violation SOURCES: USDA | NPR | FORBES | NIAAA 12 Keys

How Much Do College Students Drink?

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