Custom Questions Survey 1

How would you describe yourself as a drinker?

Total 3440 participants

25% - 848 out of 3440 - Abstain from Alcohol

44% - 1502 out of 3440 - Light Drinker

29% - 1000 out of 3440 - Moderate Drinker

2.6% - 90 out of 3440 - 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 3412 participants

69% - 2363 out of 3412 - No

31% - 1049 out of 3412 - Yes

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

Total 3432 participants

26% - 876 out of 3432 - No Opinion on CSUC Drinking

5% - 170 out of 3432 - Strict prohibition (abstaining)

34% - 1158 out of 3432 - Socially Acceptable

25% - 849 out of 3432 - Moderately Excessive

11% - 379 out of 3432 - Extremely Excessive

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

Total 3413 participants

26% - 889 out of 3413 - Not at all Important

47% - 1617 out of 3413 - Somewhat Important

21% - 703 out of 3413 - Important

6% - 204 out of 3413 - Extremely Important

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

Total 3392 participants

25% - 838 out of 3392 - Getting into trouble with the local and/or campus authorities

25% - 864 out of 3392 - Someone using force or threat to make someone have sex

15% - 499 out of 3392 - Forgetting where I went or what I did

11% - 383 out of 3392 - Having unprotected sex

8.7% - 294 out of 3392 - Passing out

8.7% - 295 out of 3392 - Vomiting

6.5% - 219 out of 3392 - 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 3375 participants

24% - 808 out of 3375 - Federal or state laws

14% - 488 out of 3375 - Parental Influence

19% - 633 out of 3375 - Negative influence on future job or Graduate level applications

13% - 428 out of 3375 - Peer Influence

12% - 406 out of 3375 - Negative experience of friends and/or family members

11% - 364 out of 3375 - University sanctions/policy

7.3% - 248 out of 3375 - Family History of Addiction (Substance Use Disorders)

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

Total 3419 participants

5.1% - 176 out of 3419 - Not at all

14% - 470 out of 3419 - Monthly

29% - 980 out of 3419 - Once a Week

42% - 1451 out of 3419 - 2-3 Times a Week

8% - 274 out of 3419 4 or more times a Week

2% - 68 out of 3419 - Everyday

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

Total 2802 participants

82% - 2802 out of 2802 - I am confident that I would help 

13% - 457 out of 2802 - It would depend upon the situation

2.4% - 82 out of 2802 - 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% - 76 out of 2802 - I don't feel confident to intervene 

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

Total 3429 participants

44% - 1506 out of 3429 - Strongly Agree 

37% - 1262 out of 3429 - Agree 

16% - 545 out of 3429 - Not Sure 

2.2% - 74 out of 3429 - Disagree 

1.2% - 42 out of 3429 - Strongly Disagree