Adult alcohol consumption differs by marital status

Widowed individuals are the least likely and cohabitors are the most likely to be current, regular drinkers. Conversely, the former are the most likely and the latter the least likely to be lifetime abstainers from alcohol.

Adult alcohol use by marital status in 2009

Adult alcohol consumption differs by marital status

Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2010.