Custom Questions Survey 1

How would you describe yourself as a drinker?

Total 1950 participants

28% - 537 out of 1950 - Abstain from Alcohol

39% - 752 out of 1950 - Light Drinker

31% - 604 out of 1950 - Moderate Drinker

2.9% - 57 out of 1950 - Heavy Drinker

Has a close family member of yours (parent, sibling, aunt, uncle, grandparent etc.) been treated for or suffering from alcohol or drug use?

Total 1930 participants

68% - 1315 out of 1930 - No

32% - 615 out of 1930 - Yes

Currently I consider CSU Chico to be which type of drinking environment?

Total 1934 participants

22% - 435 out of 1934 - No Opinion on CSUC Drinking

5.9% - 115 out of 1934 - Strict prohibition (abstaining)

32% - 622 out of 1934 - Socially Acceptable

27% - 515 out of 1934 - Moderately Excessive

13% - 247 out of 1934 - Extremely Excessive

How important do you think alcohol is in the social life of the average student at CSU Chico?

Total 1927 participants

25% - 489 out of 1927 - Not at all Important

48% - 932 out of 1927 - Somewhat Important

21% - 404 out of 1927 - Important

5.3% - 102 out of 1927 - Extremely Important

As a college student, what is the ONE alcohol related risk that you are most concerned about?

Total 1939 participants

30% - 581 out of 1939 - Getting into trouble with the local and/or campus authorities

26% - 509 out of 1939 - Someone using force or threat to make someone have sex

13% - 260 out of 1939 - Forgetting where I went or what I did

12% - 238 out of 1939 - Having unprotected sex

7.9% - 153 out of 1939 - Passing out

5.5% - 107 out of 1939Vomiting

4.7% - 91 out of 1939 - Getting into a verbal or physical fight

Of the following, which do you currently consider the strongest deterrent to your personal use of alcohol or other drugs?

Total 1920 participants

25% - 481 out of 1920 - Federal or state laws

18% - 343 out of 1920 - University sanctions/policy

15% - 297 out of 1920 - Parental Influence

13% - 252 out of 1920 - Negative influence on future job or Graduate level applications

12% - 222 out of 1920 - Peer Influence

10% - 200 out of 1920 - Negative experience of friends and/or family members

6.5% - 125 out of 1920 - Family History of Addiction (Substance Use Disorders)

How often do you believe a typical first semester CSU Chico student consumes alcohol?

Total 1931 participants

4.6% - 89 out of 1931 - Not at all

14% - 263 out of 1931 - Monthly

31% - 592 out of 1931 - Once a Week

44% - 848 out of 1931 - 2-3 Times a Week

5.6% - 108 out of 1931 - 4 or more times a Week

1.6% - 31 out of 1931 - Everyday

How confident do you feel about helping a friend who is very intoxicated and may have alcohol poisoning?

Total 1937 participants

80% - 1558 out of 1937 - I am confident that I would help 

13% - 260 out of 1937 - It would depend upon the situation

4% - 77 out of 1937 - I plan to attend a Wildcat ROAR (Reach Out and Respond) Workshop to help me prepare to make the safest possible choices and to help me be prepared to intervene 

2.2% - 42 out of 1937 - I don't feel confident to intervene 

I think it will be easy to make friends at CSU Chico without drinking alcohol

Total 1939 participants

45% - 871 out of 1939 - Strongly Agree 

36% - 697 out of 1939 - Agree 

14% - 278 out of 1939 - Not Sure 

3.7% - 72 out of 1939 - Disagree 

1.1% - 21 out of 1939 - Strongly Disagree