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Table 2 % of college energy drink usersa reporting amount and frequency of energy drink consumption by situation in an average month for the current semester

From: A survey of energy drink consumption patterns among college students

   Energy drinks consumed Days per month
Situation n 1 2 ≥3 1 – 4 5 – 10 ≥11
Insufficient sleep 169 64 22 14 74 18 8
Need energy (in general) 165 63 21 16 74 18 8
Studying or major project 125 50 36 14 85 10 5
Driving car for long period of time 114 63 23 14 86 9 5
Mix with alcohol while partying 136 27 24 49 73 18 9
Treat hangover 42 74 10 16 74 14 12
  1. a n = 253 college energy drink users.