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Table 1 Alcohol Consumption in Wave 1, percentage endorsing Cage and LifetimePsychiatric Problem and Alcohol Consumption in Wave 2. N = 7,434

From: Alcohol use and health outcomes in the oldest old

Daily Alcohol Consumption Group Daily Alcohol Use Wave 1- % (n) 7,434 % Wave 1 Consumption Group Endorsed Cage Item % Wave 1 Consumption Group Endorsed Lifetime Psychiatric Problem Daily Alcohol Use Wave 2 % (n) 6,184
None- Doesn't Drink 55.8 (4,146) 11.8 (491) 11.5 (478) 63.1 (3,903)
Less than once a day 33.8 (2,515) 11.5 (289) 9.8 (246) 27.3 (1,687)
1 to 2 drinks per day 8.3 (620) 22.3 (138) 9.7 (60) 8.0 (494)
3 or more drinks per day 2.1 (153) 49.0 (75) 15.7 (24) 1.6 (100)