Table 2-14. Rate per 1,000 population of selected past-year health conditions, by sex and age group, according to having received any alcohol treatment in the past year, among current drinkers,1 United States, 2001–2002.

Past-year alcohol treatment
and health conditions

Both sexes/
ages 18 and older

Sex

Age group

Estimate

S.E.

Male

Female

18–24 years

25–44 years

45–64 years

65 years and older

Estimate

S.E.

Estimate

S.E.

Estimate

S.E.

Estimate

S.E.

Estimate

S.E.

Estimate

S.E.

Yes

                           

Hardening of the arteries or arteriosclerosis

#11.68

5.54

#15.11

7.51

#2.64

2.66

0.00

0.00

#1.39

1.40

#10.07

10.08

#308.28

149.09

High blood pressure or hypertension

218.83

26.18

218.63

34.95

219.34

48.51

176.12

51.96

139.87

34.67

392.91

63.51

588.05

153.56

Cirrhosis of the liver

#23.97

9.52

#26.17

11.86

#18.16

14.25

0.00

0.00

#12.86

8.54

#71.47

35.37

#24.16

24.79

Any other form of liver disease

48.50

13.35

#53.39

16.65

#35.65

20.03

#5.76

5.53

#39.81

18.06

#105.22

39.39

#72.59

70.99

Chest pain or angina pectoris

82.39

20.16

#60.90

22.66

#138.85

43.70

#23.13

23.23

#59.11

19.18

#173.36

66.09

#224.10

143.77

Rapid Heart beat or tachycardia

96.31

20.52

98.72

25.40

#89.99

34.81

#81.81

44.22

#57.62

19.44

#205.57

63.08

#29.19

29.81

Heart attack or myocardial infarction

#10.69

5.37

#14.76

7.34

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

#4.17

4.18

#36.75

20.65

0.00

0.00

Any other form of Heart disease

#37.70

13.69

#23.89

10.26

#74.00

40.50

#28.32

27.80

#38.77

20.95

#48.60

23.51

0.00

0.00

Stomach ulcer

81.03

18.37

76.22

22.70

#93.65

32.91

#59.55

31.85

76.50

21.46

#121.13

54.79

0.00

0.00

Gastritis

74.62

20.09

#66.20

24.65

#96.74

33.80

#8.23

8.25

#64.73

20.27

#147.64

66.95

#169.17

128.19

Arthritis

170.70

26.64

145.94

30.81

235.74

53.15

#69.20

35.72

104.39

29.99

386.85

68.58

#409.25

156.98

Schizophrenia or psychotic illness

73.20

20.73

#67.21

24.48

#88.95

39.92

#19.60

19.92

#74.01

28.61

#130.30

56.58

0.00

0.00

Any of the above diseases

389.06

33.04

371.20

41.44

436.00

58.55

274.12

60.06

296.34

47.29

662.54

59.04

752.19

119.44

No

                           

Hardening of the arteries or arteriosclerosis

10.65

0.84

12.97

1.22

8.10

0.93

0.00

0.00

1.70

0.45

12.39

1.74

54.09

4.53

High blood pressure or hypertension

151.61

3.34

151.28

4.38

151.98

4.12

29.58

3.60

66.74

3.65

236.34

5.58

404.57

9.81

Cirrhosis of the liver

1.41

0.33

2.24

0.59

#0.50

0.22

#0.15

0.15

#0.97

0.41

#2.08

0.79

#2.88

1.08

Any other form of liver disease

3.70

0.46

3.94

0.64

3.44

0.60

#1.82

0.72

2.50

0.60

6.12

0.99

4.20

1.22

Chest pain or angina pectoris

26.77

1.32

27.38

1.75

26.10

1.85

10.47

1.62

14.31

1.65

36.86

2.81

68.27

5.35

Rapid Heart beat or tachycardia

29.24

1.39

23.49

1.66

35.56

1.99

11.69

2.14

17.70

1.71

39.56

2.57

68.07

5.42

Heart attack or myocardial infarction

4.67

0.44

5.81

0.71

3.43

0.55

#0.84

0.51

1.33

0.39

6.64

1.02

17.16

2.11

Any other form of Heart disease

18.91

1.10

21.53

1.65

16.03

1.28

5.58

1.49

6.61

0.91

24.40

2.07

68.63

5.58

Stomach ulcer

18.51

0.95

15.81

1.19

21.47

1.34

16.63

2.39

17.72

1.48

19.99

1.77

19.91

2.61

Gastritis

36.94

1.54

29.19

1.83

45.46

2.23

17.53

2.49

30.46

2.17

44.12

2.79

66.80

5.37

Arthritis

138.40

3.79

113.31

4.28

165.97

4.86

18.82

2.81

63.94

3.30

200.70

6.51

408.47

9.55

Schizophrenia or psychotic illness

2.18

0.35

2.00

0.50

2.38

0.43

#2.58

0.83

1.90

0.51

2.40

0.70

#2.21

1.02

Any of the above diseases

287.53

5.30

268.72

6.64

308.20

6.08

88.52

5.98

165.16

5.96

411.34

7.17

676.36

8.85

#Relative standard error >0.3.

1Current drinker: 1 or more drinks in the past year.


SOURCE: NIAAA 2001–2002 National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.

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