About 3–5 percent of young women are drinking more than seven drinks a week on a regular basis, considered heavy drinking, according to Millennialmarketing.com.
Businesswire.com says that 6 percent of millenial women are drinking too much alcohol several times a week.
About 44 percent of millenials in college have a problem with binge drinking, reported onlinemshidegree.adelphi.edu. Every year, approximately 1700 college students die from alcohol consumption.
The DSM-IV's alcohol abuse criteria fits almost one-third of college students.
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