Heavy drinking, by age group and sex (Percent)

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Heavy drinking, by age group and sex
(Percent)
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
  percent
Total, 12 years and over 17.2 17.3 19.0 17.4 ..
Males 24.8 24.8 26.8 24.3 ..
Females 9.9 10.1 11.4 10.7 ..
12 to 19 years 14.0 13.8 13.2 11.3 ..
Males 16.8 16.3 15.0 12.8 ..
Females 11.2 11.2 11.3 9.8 ..
20 to 34 years 30.1 30.7 33.9 31.7 ..
Males 40.5 41.1 44.0 40.9 ..
Females 19.7 20.2 23.5 22.6 ..
35 to 44 years 16.9 17.1 20.3 18.7 ..
Males 25.0 25.8 29.2 26.5 ..
Females 8.8 8.3 11.6 10.9 ..
45 to 64 years 15.4 15.5 16.5 14.6 ..
Males 23.3 23.2 25.2 22.1 ..
Females 7.5 7.9 7.9 7.2 ..
65 years and over 4.5 4.3 4.8 5.2 ..
Males 8.3 7.7 8.6 9.3 ..
Females 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.8 ..

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