Custom Questions Survey 3

How would you describe yourself as a drinker?

Total 1889 participants

26% - 489 out of 1889 - Abstain from Alcohol

39% - 738 out of 1889 - Light Drinker

32% - 597 out of 1889 - Moderate Drinker

3.4% - 65 out of 1889 - 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 1878 participants

64% - 1195 out of 1878 - No

36% - 683 out of 1878 - Yes

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

Total 1884 participants

35% - 663 out of 1884 - Socially Acceptable

31% - 590 out of 1884 - Somewhat Excessive

15% - 577 out of 1884 - Extremely Excessive

14% - 265 out of 1884 - No opinion on CSUC Drinking

5.2% - 98 out of 1884 - Strict Prohibition (abstaining)

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

Total 1880 participants

21% - 398 out of 1880 - Not at all Important

45% - 843 out of 1880 - Somewhat Important

27% - 500 out of 1880 - Important

7.4% - 139 out of 1880 - Extremely Important

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

Total 1881 participants

29% - 584 out of 1881 - Getting into trouble with the local and/or campus authorities

23% - 509 out of 1881 - Someone using force or threat to make someone have sex

14% - 260 out of 1881 - Forgetting where I went or what I did

13% - 238 out of 1881 - Having unprotected sex

8.6% - 153 out of 1881 - Passing out

6.6% - 124 out of 1881 - Vomiting

5.3% - 99 out of 1881 - 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 1877 participants

23% - 423 out of 1877 - Federal or state laws

18% - 347 out of 1877 - University sanctions/policy

18% - 330 out of 1877 - Negative influence on future job or Graduate level applications

12% - 233 out of 1877 - Parental Influence

10% - 187 out of 1877 - Peer Influence

10% - 197 out of 1877 - Negative experience of friends and/or family members

8.5% - 160 out of 1877 - Family History of Addiction (Substance Use Disorders)

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

Total 1875 participants

3.9% - 74 out of 1875 - Not at all

9.1% - 171 out of 1875 - Monthly

31% - 577 out of 1875 - Once a Week

50% - 929 out of 1875 - 2-3 Times a Week

5.7% - 107 out of 1875 - 4 or more times a Week

0.91% - 17 out of 1875 - Everyday

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

Total 1879 participants

83% - 1559 out of 1879 - I am confident that I would help 

10% - 194 out of 1879 - It would depend upon the situation

2.3% - 43 out of 1879 - I am not confident to intervene

0.9% - 17 out of 1879 - 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 

Has anyone ever expressed concern about your alcohol use?

Total 1887 participants

90% - 1683 out of 1887 - No

10% - 194 out of 1887 - Yes

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

Total 1881 participants

44% - 826 out of 1881 - Strongly Agree 

36% - 684 out of 1881 - Agree 

15% - 275 out of 1881 - Not Sure 

3.5% - 66 out of 1881 - Disagree

1.6% - 30 out of 1881 - Strongly Disagree