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Table 7 Mean Binge Drinking Rates (%) and Alcohol Policy Variables

From: The epidemiology of college alcohol and gambling policies

Policy variable Schools with no policy mention (N) Schools with no policy restrictions (N) Schools with restrictions policy (N) Schools with prohibition policy (N) F df
Policy on alcohol use on-campus for students ≥ 21 n/a (0) 39% (15) 47% (77) 36% (24) 7.07*** 2,113
Policy on alcohol at on-campus sanctioned events for students ≥ 21 44% (37) 46% (64) n/a (0) 33% (15) 5.25*** 2,113
Policy on students already in recovery upon entry to school 43% (109) 56% (6) 57% (1) n/a (0) 2.89* 2,113
  No mention (N) Alcohol free housing available (N)   
Policy on alcohol-free campus housing 42% (90) 49% (26) 4.01** 1,114
  1. * = p < .1; ** = p < .01; *** = p < .001
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