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During the 3 months before you got pregnant, how many alcoholic drinks did you have in an average week?


14 drinks or more a week 1.2
7 to 13 drinks a week 3.5
4 to 6 drinks a week 6.7
1 to 3 drinks a week 14.0
Less than 1 drink a week 26.6
I didn't drink then 48.0
(n = 1,567) Denominator is all survey respondents.

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2008 through March 2009. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2008 through 12/31/2008.
  • The number of respondents (n) is the number of women who chose the responses above.
  • Percents may not add to 100.0 due to rounding.
*2008 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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