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Current and Binge Drinking Among High School Students - United States, 1991-2015

This study, conducted by the CDC, found that despite progress, current and binge drinking are common among high school students, and many students who binge drink do so at high intensity. Current drinking and binge drinking declined significantly among U.S. high school students from 1991–2015. However 1 in 3 high school students still drank alcohol and 1 in 6 were binge drinkers in 2015.