The epidemiology of alcohol consumption and misuse among Chinese college students.

@article{Ji2012TheEO,
  title={The epidemiology of alcohol consumption and misuse among Chinese college students.},
  author={Cheng-ye Ji and Pei-jin Hu and Yi Xi Song},
  journal={Alcohol and alcoholism},
  year={2012},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={464-72}
}
AIMS To understand alcohol-related risk behaviours among Chinese college students. METHODS As part of the first China National Youth Risk Behaviour Survey, undertaken in 2009, 52,150 students at 119 colleges were randomly sampled. Information was obtained from self-administered questionnaires. RESULTS Prevalences were: lifetime drinkers 80.8%, current drinkers 49.3% (drank alcohol in past 30 days) and binge drinkers 23.5% ('binge drinkers' reporting at least five alcoholic drinks on a… CONTINUE READING