Monitoring the Future Survey/Binge Drinking

Monitoring the Future Survey/Binge Drinking
Johnston‚ L.D.‚ O’Malley‚ P.M.‚ & Bachman‚ J.G. (2001)
 
Binge Drinking
1. On how many occasions in your lifetime (if any) have you been drunk or very high from drinking alcoholic beverages?
1. 0 occasions
2. 1-2 occasions
3. 3-5 occasions
4. 6-9 occasions
5. 10-19 occasions
6. 20-39 occasions
7. 40 or more
2. On how many occasions during the past 30 days (if any) have you been drunk or very high from drinking alcoholic beverages?
1. 0 occasions
2. 1-2 occasions
3. 3-5 occasions
4. 6-9 occasions
5. 10-19 occasions
6. 20-39 occasions
7. 40 or more
A drink is a glass of wine‚ a bottle of beer‚ a wine cooler‚ a shot glass of liquor‚ or a mixed drink.
3. Think back over the LAST TWO WEEKS. How many times have you had five or more drinks in a row?
1. None
2. Once
3. Twice
4. 3 to 5 times
5. 6 to 9 times
6. 10 or more times
4. During the last two weeks‚ how many times have you had 3 or 4 drinks in a row (but no more than that)?
1. None
2. Once
3. Twice
4. 3 to 5 times
5. 6 to 9 times
6. 10 or more times
5. On how many occasions during the last 30 days (if any) have you sniffed glue‚ or breathed the contents of aerosol spray cans‚ or inhaled any other gases or sprays in order to get high?
1. None
2. Once
3. Twice
4. 3 to 5 times
5. 6 to 9 times
6. 10 or more times
6. During the last two weeks‚ how many times have you had two drinks in a row (but no more than that)?
1. None
2. Once
3. Twice
4. 3 to 5 times
5. 6 to 9 times
6. 10 or more times
 
This instrument can be found on pages 47-49 of Core Measures Initiative Phase I Recommendations‚ Center for Substance Abuse Prevention. Available online at:http://vvv.dmhas.state.ct.us/sig/pdf/uconn/core_measures.pdf
 
Dr. Lloyd Johnston
Institute for Social Research
University of Michigan
426 Thompson Street
Ann Arbor‚ MI 48104-2321
(734) 764-8354

Johnston‚ L.D.‚ O’Malley‚ P.M.‚ & Bachman‚ J.G. (2001). Monitoring the Future nationalsurvey results on drug use‚ 1975-2001: Volume 1‚ Secondary School Students 2000 (NIHPublication NO. 01-4924) Bethesda‚ MD: National Institute on Drug Abuse.