Special Report

America's Drunkest States

Source: SeanPavonePhoto / iStock via Getty Images

15. Connecticut
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 20.5%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 31.5% (16th highest)
> Median household income: $78,833 (6th highest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.0% (4th lowest)

Source: Sean Pavone / iStock via Getty Images

14. Missouri
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 20.5%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 27.1% (20th lowest)
> Median household income: $57,409 (13th lowest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 19.5% (11th highest)

Source: Davel5957 / Getty Images

13. Michigan
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 20.9%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 29.3% (25th lowest)
> Median household income: $59,584 (19th lowest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 18.3% (16th highest)

Source: milehightraveler / iStock via Getty Images

12. Colorado
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 21.3%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 33.7% (9th highest)
> Median household income: $77,127 (9th highest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.8% (9th lowest)

Source: RudyBalasko / Getty Images

11. Illinois
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 21.5%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 31.1% (21st highest)
> Median household income: $69,187 (17th highest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 15.9% (21st lowest)