TABLE 1

NIAAA Two-Question Screen Risk Assessment Based on the Number of Drinking Days in the Past Year

Middle school:
1. Do you have any friends who drank beer, wine or any drink containing alcohol in the past year?
2. How about you-in the past year, on how many days have you had more than a few sips of beer, wine or any drink containing alcohol?
High school:
1. In the past year, on how many days have you had more than a few sips of beer, wine or any drink containing alcohol?
2. If your friends drink, how many drinks do they usually drink on an occasion?
Age1–5 d6–11 d12–23 d24–51 d≥52 d
12–15 yModerateHighHighHighHigh
16 yLowModerateHighHighHigh
17 yLowModerateHighHighHigh