Status: Baseline only


Reduce the proportion of persons aged 21 years and over engaging in binge drinking of alcoholic beverages during the past 30 days

Baseline: 26.6 percent of persons aged 21 years and over reported binge drinking in the past 30 days in 2018

Target: 25.4 percent

Target Setting Method


Binge drinking can lead to motor vehicle crashes, violence, and death. Strategies to reduce binge drinking include raising alcohol prices, restricting alcohol advertising and sales, screening, and brief intervention programs.