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Table 1.47A – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
15,754 16,229 358 531 152 291
GENDER
           
Male 10,673 11,085 284 437 104a 259
Female 5,081 5,144 75 94 48 32
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,436 14,826 318 499 120a 289
White 13,298 13,570 253 407 82a 244
Black or African American 651 638 39 61 33 23
American Indian or Alaska Native 140 98 1 * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 206 295 14 31 5 23
Two or More Races 117 162 4 * 0 *
Hispanic or Latino 1,318 1,403 40 32 32 2
EDUCATION
           
< High School 1,762 1,431 59 28 54 2
High School Graduate 4,110 4,192 43 59 6 31
Some College 4,402 4,706 67 142 17 76
College Graduate 5,480 5,899 189 302 74 183
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 11,410 11,884 222 376 103 223
Part-Time 1,683 1,470 64 21 5 13
Unemployed 492a 757 9 48 * 44
Other1 2,170 2,118 63 86 43 11
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Table 1.47B – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
8.5 8.6 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2
GENDER
           
Male 12.0 12.3 0.3 0.5 0.1a 0.3
Female 5.3 5.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 8.8 9.0 0.2 0.3 0.1a 0.2
White 10.1 10.2 0.2 0.3 0.1a 0.2
Black or African American 3.2 3.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 15.8 10.7 0.1 * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.7 3.8 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.3
Two or More Races 6.2 8.6 0.2 * 0.0 *
Hispanic or Latino 6.0 6.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0
EDUCATION
           
< High School 6.1 4.8 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0
High School Graduate 7.2 7.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
Some College 9.8 10.5 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.2
College Graduate 10.1 10.7 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 10.8 11.2 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.2
Part-Time 8.4 7.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1
Unemployed 9.8b 16.6 0.2 1.1 * 1.0
Other1 3.9 3.7 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0
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Table 1.48A – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
20,087 20,318 1,043 1,108 298 421
GENDER
           
Male 13,331 13,562 731 823 208 348
Female 6,756 6,755 312 285 90 73
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,195 18,388 889 1,004 233a 398
White 16,671 16,784 761 861 182a 335
Black or African American 839 787 73 80 37 35
American Indian or Alaska Native 168 132 4 4 * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 * * * 1 *
Asian 291 396 26 45 11 25
Two or More Races 185 202 13 6 3 2
Hispanic or Latino 1,892 1,930 154 104 65 23
EDUCATION
           
< High School 2,627 2,223 205 157 88 29
High School Graduate 5,577 5,623 265 263 54 84
Some College 5,870 6,053 331 337 71 121
College Graduate 6,013 6,419 241 351 85 186
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 13,630 14,033 521 625 153a 293
Part-Time 2,758 2,427 284b 171 59 34
Unemployed 830 1,058 72 96 15 56
Other1 2,869 2,800 166 217 71 38
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Table 1.48B – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
9.2 9.2 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.2
GENDER
           
Male 12.7 12.7 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.3
Female 6.0 5.9 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 9.6 9.6 0.5 0.5 0.1a 0.2
White 10.9 11.0 0.5 0.6 0.1a 0.2
Black or African American 3.4 3.1 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 15.3 12.0 0.4 0.3 * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6.4 * * * 0.2 *
Asian 3.2 4.3 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.3
Two or More Races 8.4 9.1 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.1
Hispanic or Latino 6.8 6.7 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.1
EDUCATION
           
< High School 7.4a 6.1 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.1
High School Graduate 8.1 8.1 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.1
Some College 10.6 11.0 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.2
College Graduate 10.3 10.8 0.4 0.6 0.1 0.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 11.3 11.5 0.4 0.5 0.1a 0.2
Part-Time 9.7 8.4 1.0b 0.6 0.2 0.1
Unemployed 10.9a 15.0 0.9 1.4 0.2 0.8
Other1 4.7 4.4 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1
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Table 1.49A – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
48,709 49,842 15,172a 16,287 6,405 6,991
AGE
           
12-17 3,014 3,159 2,105 2,166 839 836
18-25 9,858 9,920 4,887 5,063 2,034 2,088
26 or Older 35,838 36,762 8,180a 9,058 3,532 4,066
GENDER
           
Male 25,788 27,115 7,747b 8,777 3,266a 3,850
Female 22,922 22,728 7,426 7,509 3,139 3,141
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,383 44,306 13,153a 14,169 5,588 6,010
White 37,433 38,353 11,351 12,068 4,776 5,045
Black or African American 3,594 3,747 1,185 1,246 507 623
American Indian or Alaska Native 366 289 127 108 63 66
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 159 33 48 23 11
Asian 1,292 1,021 307 451 149 155
Two or More Races 560 738 150a 248 70 111
Hispanic or Latino 5,326 5,536 2,020 2,118 818 980
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Table 1.49B – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
20.0 20.3 6.2a 6.6 2.6 2.8
AGE
           
12-17 11.9 12.4 8.3 8.5 3.3 3.3
18-25 30.3 30.3 15.0 15.5 6.3 6.4
26 or Older 19.3 19.6 4.4 4.8 1.9 2.2
GENDER
           
Male 21.9 22.7 6.6b 7.4 2.8a 3.2
Female 18.3 17.9 5.9 5.9 2.5 2.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 20.6 20.8 6.2a 6.7 2.6 2.8
White 22.3 22.8 6.8 7.2 2.8 3.0
Black or African American 12.6 12.9 4.1 4.3 1.8 2.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 29.0 23.4 10.0 8.8 5.0 5.3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 16.9 4.6 5.1 3.3 1.2
Asian 12.8 9.9 3.0 4.4 1.5 1.5
Two or More Races 21.5 28.0 5.7a 9.4 2.7 4.2
Hispanic or Latino 16.6 16.6 6.3 6.3 2.5 2.9
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Table 1.50A – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
3,014 3,159 2,105 2,166 839 836
GENDER
           
Male 1,444 1,553 965 1,045 398 396
Female 1,570 1,607 1,140 1,121 441 440
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,474 2,640 1,739 1,827 709 720
White 1,932 2,048 1,384 1,453 538 541
Black or African American 405 382 264 236 126 120
American Indian or Alaska Native 34 30 16 19 9 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 48a 100 31a 64 17 28
Two or More Races 49 72 40 48 15 16
Hispanic or Latino 540 520 365 338 129 116
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 931 1,004 646 690 252 245
Female, White, Not Hispanic 1,001 1,044 737 762 287 296
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 190 195 116 138 63 68
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 214 188 148a 98 63 52
Male, Hispanic 266 252 170 152 68 49
Female, Hispanic 274 268 196 186 61 67
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Table 1.50B – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
11.9 12.4 8.3 8.5 3.3 3.3
GENDER
           
Male 11.1 12.0 7.5 8.1 3.1 3.1
Female 12.7 12.9 9.2 9.0 3.6 3.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 11.8a 12.7 8.3 8.8 3.4 3.5
White 12.5 13.4 9.0 9.5 3.5 3.5
Black or African American 10.5 9.8 6.8 6.0 3.3 3.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 20.9 22.1 9.8 14.1 5.5 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4.5b 9.7 2.9a 6.2 1.7 2.7
Two or More Races 12.3 17.3 10.1 11.7 3.7 3.9
Hispanic or Latino 12.3 11.4 8.3 7.4 2.9 2.5
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 11.8 12.9 8.2 8.9 3.2 3.1
Female, White, Not Hispanic 13.3 14.0 9.8 10.2 3.8 4.0
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 9.7 9.7 5.9 6.9 3.2 3.4
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 11.2 9.9 7.7a 5.2 3.3 2.7
Male, Hispanic 11.9 10.8 7.6 6.5 3.0 2.1
Female, Hispanic 12.7 12.0 9.1 8.3 2.8 3.0
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Table 1.51A – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
9,858 9,920 4,887 5,063 2,034 2,088
GENDER
           
Male 5,233 5,244 2,626 2,800 1,128 1,201
Female 4,625 4,676 2,261 2,264 906 887
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,485 8,578 4,236 4,460 1,770 1,837
White 7,341 7,469 3,772 3,888 1,554 1,591
Black or African American 692 636 286 331 120 166
American Indian or Alaska Native 81 72 27 31 8 15
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 8
Asian 212 245 74a 125 38 33
Two or More Races 129 101 61 55 40 25
Hispanic or Latino 1,373 1,342 651 603 265 251
EDUCATION
           
< High School 1,969 2,051 999 1,107 485 504
High School Graduate 3,402 3,414 1,684 1,751 676 723
Some College 3,316 3,241 1,725 1,685 689 683
College Graduate 1,171 1,215 480 520 185 178
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 4,858 5,021 2,234 2,450 907a 1,061
Part-Time 2,377 2,339 1,269 1,238 503 465
Unemployed 846 816 478 451 247 194
Other1 1,777 1,745 906 924 378 367
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Table 1.51B – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
30.3 30.3 15.0 15.5 6.3 6.4
GENDER
           
Male 32.0 31.8 16.1 17.0 6.9 7.3
Female 28.6 28.8 14.0 13.9 5.6 5.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 31.7 31.9 15.8 16.6 6.6 6.8
White 36.5 37.0 18.8 19.3 7.7 7.9
Black or African American 15.6 14.2 6.5 7.4 2.7 3.7
American Indian or Alaska Native 37.4 39.7 12.5 16.9 3.5 8.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 4.3
Asian 14.0 16.0 4.9a 8.2 2.5 2.1
Two or More Races 37.9 29.0 17.9 15.8 11.7 7.3
Hispanic or Latino 23.9 23.0 11.3 10.4 4.6 4.3
EDUCATION
           
< High School 29.6 31.5 15.0 17.0 7.3 7.7
High School Graduate 30.3 30.3 15.0 15.5 6.0 6.4
Some College 31.7 30.5 16.5 15.9 6.6 6.4
College Graduate 28.3 28.1 11.6 12.0 4.5 4.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 31.7 31.8 14.6 15.5 5.9 6.7
Part-Time 28.8 28.3 15.4 15.0 6.1 5.6
Unemployed 32.9 32.7 18.6 18.1 9.6 7.8
Other1 28.0 28.2 14.3 14.9 6.0 5.9
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Table 1.52A – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
35,838 36,762 8,180a 9,058 3,532 4,066
GENDER
           
Male 19,111 20,318 4,156a 4,932 1,740a 2,253
Female 16,727 16,445 4,025 4,125 1,792 1,813
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,425 33,089 7,177 7,881 3,109 3,454
White 28,160 28,837 6,195 6,727 2,684 2,913
Black or African American 2,497 2,729 635 679 261 337
American Indian or Alaska Native 251 187 84 58 * 39
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1,032 676 202 262 93 94
Two or More Races 382 566 48a 144 15a 70
Hispanic or Latino 3,413 3,674 1,003 1,176 423 613
EDUCATION
           
< High School 4,458 4,722 1,520 1,590 704 792
High School Graduate 10,457 10,744 2,389 2,611 1,116 1,292
Some College 10,017 10,262 2,130 2,491 940 1,013
College Graduate 10,906 11,035 2,142 2,365 773 970
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 24,055 24,807 5,348 6,043 2,060 2,480
Part-Time 4,106 3,944 887 854 401 384
Unemployed 1,508 1,323 430 552 241 294
Other1 6,169 6,689 1,516 1,608 830 908
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Table 1.52B – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
19.3 19.6 4.4 4.8 1.9 2.2
GENDER
           
Male 21.6 22.6 4.7a 5.5 2.0a 2.5
Female 17.3 16.8 4.2 4.2 1.9 1.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 19.8 20.1 4.4 4.8 1.9 2.1
White 21.3 21.7 4.7 5.1 2.0 2.2
Black or African American 12.3 13.2 3.1 3.3 1.3 1.6
American Indian or Alaska Native 28.4 20.4 9.5 6.4 * 4.3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 13.7a 8.7 2.7 3.4 1.2 1.2
Two or More Races 20.4 30.2 2.6a 7.7 0.8a 3.7
Hispanic or Latino 15.5 15.9 4.6 5.1 1.9 2.7
EDUCATION
           
< High School 15.3 15.7 5.2 5.3 2.4 2.6
High School Graduate 18.3 18.6 4.2 4.5 1.9 2.2
Some College 22.4 23.0 4.8 5.6 2.1 2.3
College Graduate 20.1 20.0 3.9 4.3 1.4 1.8
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 22.9 23.4 5.1 5.7 2.0 2.3
Part-Time 20.4 19.1 4.4 4.1 2.0 1.9
Unemployed 30.0 29.0 8.5 12.1 4.8 6.4
Other1 11.2 11.8 2.8 2.8 1.5 1.6
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Table 1.53A – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
45,695 46,683 13,068a 14,121 5,567 6,154
GENDER
           
Male 24,344 25,562 6,782b 7,732 2,869a 3,454
Female 21,351 21,121 6,286 6,389 2,698 2,700
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 40,909 41,667 11,413a 12,342 4,878 5,290
White 35,501 36,305 9,967 10,616 4,238 4,504
Black or African American 3,190 3,365 921 1,010 381 503
American Indian or Alaska Native 332 259 111 89 54 54
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 28 41 19 8
Asian 1,244 921 276 387 131 127
Two or More Races 511 666 110a 199 55 95
Hispanic or Latino 4,786 5,016 1,654 1,779 688 864
EDUCATION
           
< High School 6,426 6,773 2,518 2,697 1,189 1,296
High School Graduate 13,859 14,158 4,074 4,363 1,792 2,015
Some College 13,333 13,503 3,854 4,176 1,629 1,695
College Graduate 12,077 12,250 2,622 2,885 957 1,148
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 28,913 29,828 7,582a 8,493 2,967a 3,542
Part-Time 6,483 6,283 2,156 2,093 904 850
Unemployed 2,354 2,138 908 1,003 489 488
Other1 7,946 8,433 2,422 2,531 1,207 1,275
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Table 1.53B – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
21.0 21.2 6.0 6.4 2.6 2.8
GENDER
           
Male 23.2 24.0 6.5a 7.3 2.7a 3.2
Female 18.9 18.5 5.6 5.6 2.4 2.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 21.5 21.7 6.0 6.4 2.6 2.8
White 23.3 23.7 6.5 6.9 2.8 2.9
Black or African American 12.9 13.3 3.7 4.0 1.5 2.0
American Indian or Alaska Native 30.2 23.6 10.1 8.1 4.9 4.9
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 4.5 4.9 3.0 0.9
Asian 13.7 9.9 3.0 4.2 1.4 1.4
Two or More Races 23.1 30.0 5.0a 9.0 2.5 4.3
Hispanic or Latino 17.3 17.4 6.0 6.2 2.5 3.0
EDUCATION
           
< High School 18.0 18.5 7.1 7.4 3.3 3.5
High School Graduate 20.2 20.5 5.9 6.3 2.6 2.9
Some College 24.1 24.4 7.0 7.6 2.9 3.1
College Graduate 20.7 20.5 4.5 4.8 1.6 1.9
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 24.0 24.5 6.3a 7.0 2.5a 2.9
Part-Time 22.8 21.7 7.6 7.2 3.2 2.9
Unemployed 31.0 30.3 11.9 14.2 6.4 6.9
Other1 13.0 13.4 4.0 4.0 2.0 2.0
70410
Table 1.54A – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
32,692 33,472 11,815a 12,649 4,658a 5,220
AGE
           
12-17 2,517 2,647 1,741 1,818 686 690
18-25 8,279 8,342 4,030 4,070 1,535 1,620
26 or Older 21,896 22,484 6,044 6,761 2,437 2,909
GENDER
           
Male 18,191 19,123 6,285b 7,223 2,428b 3,014
Female 14,501 14,349 5,530 5,427 2,230 2,206
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,853 29,465 10,235 10,979 4,061 4,424
White 24,448 25,179 8,635 9,283 3,350 3,614
Black or African American 2,786 2,934 1,074 1,093 462 572
American Indian or Alaska Native 270 193 114 92 58 50
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 92 121 26 32 21 6
Asian 849 629 275 304 129 97
Two or More Races 408 410 111 175 42 85
Hispanic or Latino 3,839 4,007 1,580 1,670 597 796
70410
Table 1.54B – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
13.4 13.6 4.9 5.1 1.9 2.1
AGE
           
12-17 9.9 10.4 6.9 7.2 2.7 2.7
18-25 25.5 25.5 12.4 12.4 4.7 4.9
26 or Older 11.8 12.0 3.3 3.6 1.3 1.5
GENDER
           
Male 15.4 16.0 5.3b 6.1 2.1b 2.5
Female 11.6 11.3 4.4 4.3 1.8 1.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 13.7 13.9 4.8 5.2 1.9 2.1
White 14.6 15.0 5.1 5.5 2.0 2.1
Black or African American 9.7 10.1 3.8 3.8 1.6 2.0
American Indian or Alaska Native 21.4 15.7 9.0 7.4 4.6 4.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 12.9 12.9 3.7 3.4 2.9 0.6
Asian 8.4 6.1 2.7 3.0 1.3 0.9
Two or More Races 15.6 15.5 4.3 6.7 1.6 3.2
Hispanic or Latino 11.9 12.0 4.9 5.0 1.9 2.4
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Table 1.55A – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
2,517 2,647 1,741 1,818 686 690
GENDER
           
Male 1,211 1,312 818 882 325 330
Female 1,305 1,335 922 936 361 360
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,071 2,215 1,461 1,553 591 589
White 1,613 1,708 1,143 1,224 437 436
Black or African American 350 334 239 212 119 104
American Indian or Alaska Native 23 23 13 17 7 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 37a 75 26 47 15 20
Two or More Races 43 67 35 45 10 15
Hispanic or Latino 445 431 280 265 95 102
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 780 858 554 590 208 206
Female, White, Not Hispanic 832 849 589 633 229 230
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 163 163 100 121 57 54
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 187 171 139a 92 62 50
Male, Hispanic 225 205 138 116 50 39
Female, Hispanic 221 226 142 149 45 62
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Table 1.55B – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
9.9 10.4 6.9 7.2 2.7 2.7
GENDER
           
Male 9.4 10.1 6.3 6.8 2.5 2.5
Female 10.5 10.7 7.4 7.5 2.9 2.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 9.9a 10.6 7.0 7.5 2.8 2.8
White 10.5 11.2 7.4 8.0 2.8 2.9
Black or African American 9.0 8.6 6.2 5.5 3.1 2.7
American Indian or Alaska Native 14.0 17.0 7.8 12.6 4.6 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3.5a 7.3 2.5 4.6 1.4 2.0
Two or More Races 10.7 16.3 8.8 10.8 2.5 3.7
Hispanic or Latino 10.1 9.5 6.4 5.8 2.2 2.2
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 9.9 11.0 7.0 7.6 2.6 2.6
Female, White, Not Hispanic 11.1 11.4 7.8 8.5 3.0 3.1
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 8.4 8.1 5.1 6.0 2.9 2.7
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 9.7 9.1 7.3a 4.9 3.2 2.6
Male, Hispanic 10.0 8.8 6.1 5.0 2.2 1.7
Female, Hispanic 10.3 10.2 6.6 6.7 2.1 2.8
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Table 1.56A – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
8,279 8,342 4,030 4,070 1,535 1,620
GENDER
           
Male 4,551 4,598 2,211 2,334 866 962
Female 3,728 3,743 1,819 1,736 668 658
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,198 7,264 3,520 3,606 1,349 1,430
White 6,220 6,338 3,117 3,155 1,174 1,243
Black or African American 621 536 266 269 107 139
American Indian or Alaska Native 56 64 21 25 5 9
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 167 197 60 92 28 21
Two or More Races 109 90 44 50 28 15
Hispanic or Latino 1,080 1,078 510 464 186 190
EDUCATION
           
< High School 1,704 1,771 874 952 383 394
High School Graduate 2,949 2,927 1,417 1,428 545 589
Some College 2,725 2,659 1,369 1,331 479 513
College Graduate 901 985 370 358 128 124
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 4,088 4,226 1,875 2,037 725a 850
Part-Time 2,016 2,015 1,040 990 358 365
Unemployed 709 697 400 354 182 155
Other1 1,466 1,403 715 689 270 250
70410
Table 1.56B – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
25.5 25.5 12.4 12.4 4.7 4.9
GENDER
           
Male 27.9 27.9 13.5 14.2 5.3 5.8
Female 23.1 23.0 11.3 10.7 4.1 4.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 26.9 27.0 13.2 13.4 5.0 5.3
White 31.0 31.4 15.5 15.6 5.8 6.2
Black or African American 14.0a 11.9 6.0 6.0 2.4 3.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 25.8 35.5 9.7 13.7 2.2 5.0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 11.0 12.8 4.0 6.0 1.8 1.4
Two or More Races 32.0 25.9 13.0 14.3 8.1 4.4
Hispanic or Latino 18.8 18.5 8.9 8.0 3.2 3.3
EDUCATION
           
< High School 25.6 27.2 13.1 14.6 5.7 6.0
High School Graduate 26.3 26.0 12.6 12.7 4.9 5.2
Some College 26.0 25.0 13.1 12.5 4.6 4.8
College Graduate 21.8 22.8 8.9 8.3 3.1 2.9
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 26.7 26.8 12.2 12.9 4.7 5.4
Part-Time 24.5 24.3 12.6 12.0 4.3 4.4
Unemployed 27.5 28.0 15.5 14.2 7.1 6.2
Other1 23.1 22.7 11.3 11.1 4.3 4.0
70410
Table 1.57A – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
21,896 22,484 6,044 6,761 2,437 2,909
GENDER
           
Male 12,429 13,213 3,256a 4,006 1,236a 1,722
Female 9,468 9,270 2,789 2,755 1,201 1,188
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,583 19,986 5,254 5,821 2,121 2,406
White 16,615 17,133 4,374 4,904 1,739 1,936
Black or African American 1,816 2,064 568 612 236 330
American Indian or Alaska Native 192 106 81 50 * 31
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 644a 357 188 165 86 55
Two or More Races 256 252 32 81 4a 54
Hispanic or Latino 2,313 2,498 791 941 316 504
EDUCATION
           
< High School 3,294 3,425 1,223 1,291 512 600
High School Graduate 6,509 6,846 1,780 2,043 820 946
Some College 6,110 6,443 1,571 1,909 587 730
College Graduate 5,983 5,769 1,471 1,518 518 633
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 15,119 15,647 3,918a 4,527 1,466 1,720
Part-Time 2,249 2,280 650 607 265 258
Unemployed 904 880 331 364 179 214
Other1 3,625 3,677 1,145 1,263 528 718
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Table 1.57B – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
11.8 12.0 3.3 3.6 1.3 1.5
GENDER
           
Male 14.0 14.7 3.7a 4.5 1.4a 1.9
Female 9.8 9.5 2.9 2.8 1.2 1.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 12.0 12.1 3.2 3.5 1.3 1.5
White 12.6 12.9 3.3 3.7 1.3 1.5
Black or African American 8.9 10.0 2.8 3.0 1.2 1.6
American Indian or Alaska Native 21.7 11.5 9.1 5.4 * 3.4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 8.5a 4.6 2.5 2.1 1.1 0.7
Two or More Races 13.7 13.5 1.7 4.3 0.2a 2.9
Hispanic or Latino 10.5 10.8 3.6 4.1 1.4 2.2
EDUCATION
           
< High School 11.3 11.4 4.2 4.3 1.8 2.0
High School Graduate 11.4 11.8 3.1 3.5 1.4 1.6
Some College 13.7 14.4 3.5 4.3 1.3 1.6
College Graduate 11.0 10.4 2.7 2.7 1.0 1.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 14.4 14.8 3.7 4.3 1.4 1.6
Part-Time 11.2 11.1 3.2 2.9 1.3 1.2
Unemployed 18.0 19.3 6.6 8.0 3.5 4.7
Other1 6.6 6.5 2.1 2.2 1.0 1.3
70410
Table 1.58A – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
30,175 30,825 10,074 10,832 3,972a 4,530
GENDER
           
Male 16,980 17,812 5,466b 6,340 2,103b 2,684
Female 13,195 13,014 4,608 4,491 1,869 1,846
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,782 27,250 8,774 9,427 3,470 3,836
White 22,835 23,471 7,491 8,059 2,913 3,179
Black or African American 2,436 2,600 834 881 343 469
American Indian or Alaska Native 248 170 102 74 51 40
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 85 * 22 24 17 3
Asian 812 554 248 257 114 76
Two or More Races 365 342 76 131 32 69
Hispanic or Latino 3,393 3,576 1,301 1,405 502 694
EDUCATION
           
< High School 4,998 5,196 2,097 2,244 894 994
High School Graduate 9,458 9,773 3,196 3,471 1,365 1,534
Some College 8,835 9,102 2,940 3,241 1,067 1,244
College Graduate 6,884 6,755 1,841 1,877 646 757
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 19,207 19,873 5,793a 6,564 2,191 2,571
Part-Time 4,265 4,295 1,690 1,598 623 622
Unemployed 1,613 1,577 731 718 361 369
Other1 5,091 5,080 1,860 1,952 797 968
70410
Table 1.58B – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
13.9 14.0 4.6 4.9 1.8 2.1
GENDER
           
Male 16.2 16.7 5.2a 6.0 2.0b 2.5
Female 11.7 11.4 4.1 3.9 1.7 1.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 14.1 14.2 4.6 4.9 1.8 2.0
White 15.0 15.3 4.9 5.3 1.9 2.1
Black or African American 9.9 10.3 3.4 3.5 1.4 1.9
American Indian or Alaska Native 22.5 15.5 9.2 6.8 4.6 3.7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 13.6 * 3.5 2.9 2.7 0.3
Asian 9.0a 6.0 2.7 2.8 1.3 0.8
Two or More Races 16.5 15.4 3.4 5.9 1.4 3.1
Hispanic or Latino 12.2 12.4 4.7 4.9 1.8 2.4
EDUCATION
           
< High School 14.0 14.2 5.9 6.1 2.5 2.7
High School Graduate 13.8 14.1 4.7 5.0 2.0 2.2
Some College 16.0 16.5 5.3 5.9 1.9 2.3
College Graduate 11.8 11.3 3.2 3.1 1.1 1.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 15.9 16.3 4.8a 5.4 1.8 2.1
Part-Time 15.0 14.9 6.0 5.5 2.2 2.2
Unemployed 21.2 22.4 9.6 10.2 4.7 5.2
Other1 8.3 8.0 3.0 3.1 1.3 1.5
120416
Table 1.59A (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 112,085 111,747 35,041 35,810 19,720 20,387
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 21,828 20,827 6,905 6,975 4,042 4,098
New England 6,214 6,210 1,874 2,029 1,108 1,236
Middle Atlantic 15,613a 14,617 5,031 4,946 2,935 2,862
Midwest 25,445 24,918 7,602 7,684 4,086 4,340
East North Central 17,995 17,686 5,282 5,564 2,809 3,124
West North Central 7,450 7,232 2,320 2,119 1,277 1,216
South 37,977 38,303 11,747 11,760 6,578 6,586
South Atlantic 20,438 20,632 6,290 6,102 3,558 3,416
East South Central 6,121 6,100 1,898 1,954 1,128 1,153
West South Central 11,418 11,570 3,559 3,705 1,892 2,017
West 26,835 27,699 8,787 9,390 5,014 5,363
Mountain 8,148 8,601 2,410a 2,825 1,344 1,503
Pacific 18,687 19,098 6,377 6,565 3,670 3,860
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 61,897 62,053 19,377 20,135 10,958 11,633
Small Metro 33,182 32,239 10,669 10,616 5,980 5,876
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 22,467 21,436 7,485 7,154 4,257 3,991
< 250K Pop. 10,715 10,802 3,184 3,463 1,723 1,885
Nonmetro 17,007 17,455 4,994 5,058 2,782 2,878
Urbanized 6,981 7,288 2,144 2,113 1,203 1,161
Less Urbanized 8,151 8,407 2,367 2,356 1,336 1,361
Completely Rural 1,875 1,759 484 589 243 356
120416
Table 1.59B (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 46.1 45.4 14.4 14.6 8.1 8.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 47.8a 45.4 15.1 15.2 8.9 8.9
New England 51.9 51.7 15.7 16.9 9.3 10.3
Middle Atlantic 46.4a 43.2 14.9 14.6 8.7 8.5
Midwest 46.7 45.6 13.9 14.0 7.5 7.9
East North Central 47.2 46.2 13.9 14.5 7.4 8.2
West North Central 45.4 44.0 14.1 12.9 7.8 7.4
South 43.4 43.0 13.4 13.2 7.5 7.4
South Atlantic 44.3 43.9 13.6 13.0 7.7 7.3
East South Central 42.1 41.7 13.1 13.4 7.8 7.9
West South Central 42.3 42.3 13.2 13.6 7.0 7.4
West 48.4 49.0 15.8 16.6 9.0 9.5
Mountain 49.6 51.0 14.7 16.7 8.2 8.9
Pacific 47.9 48.2 16.3 16.6 9.4 9.7
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 47.2 46.6 14.8 15.1 8.4 8.7
Small Metro 46.3 45.7 14.9 15.0 8.4 8.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 47.1 46.2 15.7 15.4 8.9 8.6
< 250K Pop. 44.8 44.6 13.3 14.3 7.2 7.8
Nonmetro 41.9 41.4 12.3 12.0 6.9 6.8
Urbanized 45.4 44.4 13.9 12.9 7.8 7.1
Less Urbanized 40.0 39.7 11.6 11.1 6.5 6.4
Completely Rural 39.4 38.3 10.2 12.8 5.1 7.7
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Table 1.60A (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 7,022 7,014 5,041 4,978 2,511 2,488
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,190 1,300 883 943 459 473
New England 334 333 263 249 144 134
Middle Atlantic 856a 968 620 694 315 339
Midwest 1,555 1,550 1,108 1,086 577 559
East North Central 1,092 1,096 762 773 397 400
West North Central 462 455 347 313 180 159
South 2,561 2,448 1,826 1,698 878 822
South Atlantic 1,278 1,199 929a 827 440 420
East South Central 423 431 289 285 159 129
West South Central 859 818 608 585 279 273
West 1,716 1,715 1,224 1,252 597 634
Mountain 569 543 395 376 206 178
Pacific 1,147 1,172 829 876 391 457
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 3,686 3,820 2,656 2,754 1,329 1,413
Small Metro 2,088 2,086 1,524 1,497 771 738
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,435 1,404 1,062 1,014 560 503
< 250K Pop. 654 682 462 483 211 235
Nonmetro 1,248a 1,108 861a 727 411a 337
Urbanized 473 456 322 303 169 147
Less Urbanized 625 537 434a 352 196 155
Completely Rural 149 115 106 72 46 34
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Table 1.60B (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 27.7 27.6 19.9 19.6 9.9 9.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 26.2a 28.8 19.4 20.9 10.1 10.5
New England 28.4 28.6 22.4 21.4 12.3 11.5
Middle Atlantic 25.4a 28.9 18.4 20.7 9.4 10.1
Midwest 27.4 27.3 19.6 19.1 10.2 9.9
East North Central 27.2 27.5 19.0 19.4 9.9 10.1
West North Central 28.0 26.9 21.0 18.5 10.9 9.4
South 28.2 26.7 20.1a 18.5 9.7 9.0
South Atlantic 27.6 25.8 20.0a 17.8 9.5 9.0
East South Central 29.2 29.0 20.0 19.2 10.9 8.7
West South Central 28.8 27.1 20.4 19.4 9.4 9.0
West 28.2 28.3 20.1 20.7 9.8 10.5
Mountain 32.4 30.3 22.4 20.9 11.7 9.9
Pacific 26.6 27.5 19.2 20.6 9.1 10.7
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 27.0 27.9 19.4 20.1 9.7 10.3
Small Metro 28.0 27.6 20.4 19.8 10.3 9.8
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 28.1 27.7 20.8 20.0 11.0 9.9
< 250K Pop. 27.7 27.5 19.6 19.4 8.9 9.5
Nonmetro 29.5a 26.9 20.4a 17.6 9.7a 8.2
Urbanized 29.9 27.3 20.3 18.1 10.7 8.8
Less Urbanized 29.2 27.0 20.2 17.7 9.1 7.8
Completely Rural 29.6 24.6 21.0 15.3 9.1 7.3
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Table 1.61A (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 19,222 19,328 11,117 11,267 6,543 6,498
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 3,521 3,656 2,210 2,302 1,365 1,348
New England 998 1,037 676 698 437 432
Middle Atlantic 2,523 2,619 1,534 1,604 928 916
Midwest 4,397 4,407 2,473 2,504 1,381 1,391
East North Central 3,064 3,086 1,763 1,794 971 1,002
West North Central 1,333 1,321 710 711 409 388
South 6,693 6,611 3,741 3,724 2,195 2,151
South Atlantic 3,335 3,431 1,912 1,990 1,112 1,168
East South Central 1,079 1,090 595 606 349 363
West South Central 2,279a 2,090 1,235 1,127 734a 621
West 4,611 4,653 2,692 2,737 1,603 1,608
Mountain 1,477 1,459 779 847 463 471
Pacific 3,133 3,194 1,913 1,890 1,140 1,137
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 10,201 10,351 5,997 6,007 3,555 3,512
Small Metro 6,195 6,086 3,585 3,628 2,146 2,046
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 4,105 4,027 2,427 2,429 1,485 1,400
< 250K Pop. 2,090 2,059 1,158 1,199 661 645
Nonmetro 2,827 2,892 1,535 1,631 842 941
Urbanized 1,291 1,252 738 713 432 401
Less Urbanized 1,260 1,366 652 774 344b 460
Completely Rural 276 274 145 145 66 81
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Table 1.61B (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 59.2 59.0 34.2 34.4 20.1 19.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 61.7 62.4 38.7 39.3 23.9 23.0
New England 66.8 68.0 45.3 45.7 29.2 28.3
Middle Atlantic 59.9 60.4 36.4 37.0 22.0 21.1
Midwest 59.0 59.7 33.2 33.9 18.5 18.8
East North Central 59.8 60.5 34.4 35.2 19.0 19.6
West North Central 57.3 57.9 30.5 31.2 17.6 17.0
South 57.2 56.6 32.0 31.9 18.8 18.4
South Atlantic 57.2 58.4 32.8 33.9 19.1 19.9
East South Central 55.3 57.6 30.5 32.0 17.9 19.1
West South Central 58.1a 53.4 31.5 28.8 18.7a 15.9
West 60.5 59.6 35.3 35.0 21.0 20.6
Mountain 63.0 61.9 33.2 36.0 19.7 20.0
Pacific 59.4 58.5 36.3 34.6 21.6 20.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 59.3 59.0 34.8 34.2 20.6 20.0
Small Metro 60.0 60.1 34.7 35.8 20.8 20.2
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 60.6 60.3 35.8 36.4 21.9 21.0
< 250K Pop. 59.0 59.7 32.7 34.7 18.7 18.7
Nonmetro 57.1 57.1 31.0 32.2 17.0 18.6
Urbanized 61.3 58.5 35.0 33.3 20.5 18.7
Less Urbanized 53.5 56.5 27.7a 32.0 14.6b 19.0
Completely Rural 56.2 54.0 29.5 28.6 13.4 15.9
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Table 1.62A (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 85,841 85,405 18,883 19,565 10,666 11,400
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 17,117a 15,870 3,811 3,730 2,218 2,277
New England 4,883 4,840 934 1,082 527 670
Middle Atlantic 12,235a 11,031 2,877 2,648 1,691 1,606
Midwest 19,493 18,961 4,021 4,093 2,128 2,390
East North Central 13,839 13,504 2,758 2,998 1,441 1,721
West North Central 5,655 5,456 1,263 1,096 687 669
South 28,722 29,243 6,179 6,339 3,505 3,613
South Atlantic 15,824 16,002 3,449 3,284 2,006 1,828
East South Central 4,619 4,579 1,014 1,062 621 661
West South Central 8,279 8,662 1,716 1,993 878 1,123
West 20,508 21,330 4,872 5,402 2,815 3,120
Mountain 6,101 6,599 1,237a 1,603 676 855
Pacific 14,407 14,731 3,635 3,799 2,139 2,265
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 48,010 47,883 10,724 11,374 6,074 6,708
Small Metro 24,898 24,067 5,560 5,491 3,063 3,092
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 16,927 16,005 3,996 3,710 2,211 2,088
< 250K Pop. 7,971 8,062 1,564 1,781 851 1,004
Nonmetro 12,933 13,454 2,599 2,700 1,529 1,600
Urbanized 5,217 5,581 1,085 1,097 601 613
Less Urbanized 6,265 6,504 1,280 1,230 796 746
Completely Rural 1,450 1,370 234 372 131 241
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Table 1.62B (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 46.3 45.5 10.2 10.4 5.8 6.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 48.4a 44.7 10.8 10.5 6.3 6.4
New England 52.5 51.9 10.1 11.6 5.7 7.2
Middle Atlantic 46.9b 42.2 11.0 10.1 6.5 6.1
Midwest 47.1 45.5 9.7 9.8 5.1 5.7
East North Central 47.8 46.3 9.5 10.3 5.0 5.9
West North Central 45.5 43.8 10.2 8.8 5.5 5.4
South 43.0 42.9 9.2 9.3 5.2 5.3
South Atlantic 44.4 43.8 9.7 9.0 5.6 5.0
East South Central 41.5 40.8 9.1 9.5 5.6 5.9
West South Central 41.3 42.5 8.6 9.8 4.4 5.5
West 49.1 50.1 11.7 12.7 6.7 7.3
Mountain 49.5 51.8 10.0a 12.6 5.5 6.7
Pacific 48.9 49.3 12.4 12.7 7.3 7.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 47.9 46.9 10.7 11.2 6.1 6.6
Small Metro 46.3 45.5 10.3 10.4 5.7 5.8
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 47.2 46.2 11.2 10.7 6.2 6.0
< 250K Pop. 44.3 44.1 8.7 9.7 4.7 5.5
Nonmetro 41.2 40.8 8.3 8.2 4.9 4.9
Urbanized 44.6 44.3 9.3 8.7 5.1 4.9
Less Urbanized 39.4 38.8 8.0 7.3 5.0 4.5
Completely Rural 38.5 37.8 6.2 10.3 3.5 6.7
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Table 1.63A (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 105,063 104,733 29,999 30,831 17,209 17,898
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 20,638a 19,527 6,021 6,032 3,583 3,625
New England 5,881 5,877 1,611 1,780 964 1,102
Middle Atlantic 14,757a 13,650 4,411 4,252 2,619 2,523
Midwest 23,891 23,368 6,494 6,598 3,509 3,781
East North Central 16,903 16,591 4,520 4,791 2,412 2,723
West North Central 6,988 6,778 1,973 1,806 1,097 1,058
South 35,416 35,855 9,921 10,063 5,700 5,764
South Atlantic 19,159 19,433 5,361 5,275 3,118 2,996
East South Central 5,698 5,669 1,609 1,668 970 1,024
West South Central 10,559 10,752 2,951 3,120 1,612 1,744
West 25,119 25,984 7,564 8,139 4,417 4,728
Mountain 7,579 8,058 2,015a 2,450 1,139 1,326
Pacific 17,540 17,925 5,548 5,689 3,279 3,403
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 58,211 58,234 16,721 17,381 9,629 10,220
Small Metro 31,093 30,153 9,145 9,119 5,209 5,137
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 21,032 20,032 6,423 6,139 3,697 3,488
< 250K Pop. 10,061 10,121 2,722 2,980 1,512 1,650
Nonmetro 15,759 16,347 4,133 4,331 2,371 2,541
Urbanized 6,508 6,833 1,822 1,810 1,034 1,014
Less Urbanized 7,525 7,870 1,933 2,004 1,140 1,206
Completely Rural 1,726 1,644 378 517 197 321
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Table 1.63B (REVISED) – Illicit Drug Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 48.2 47.5 13.8 14.0 7.9 8.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 50.2a 47.2 14.7 14.6 8.7 8.8
New England 54.5 54.1 14.9 16.4 8.9 10.2
Middle Atlantic 48.7a 44.8 14.6 14.0 8.6 8.3
Midwest 48.9 47.7 13.3 13.5 7.2 7.7
East North Central 49.6 48.4 13.3 14.0 7.1 7.9
West North Central 47.3 46.0 13.4 12.3 7.4 7.2
South 45.1 44.9 12.6 12.6 7.3 7.2
South Atlantic 46.2 45.8 12.9 12.4 7.5 7.1
East South Central 43.5 43.2 12.3 12.7 7.4 7.8
West South Central 44.0 44.2 12.3 12.8 6.7 7.2
West 50.9 51.5 15.3 16.1 8.9 9.4
Mountain 51.6 53.4 13.7a 16.2 7.8 8.8
Pacific 50.5 50.7 16.0 16.1 9.4 9.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 49.6 48.7 14.2 14.5 8.2 8.5
Small Metro 48.5 47.8 14.3 14.5 8.1 8.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 49.4 48.5 15.1 14.9 8.7 8.4
< 250K Pop. 46.7 46.5 12.6 13.7 7.0 7.6
Nonmetro 43.4 43.0 11.4 11.4 6.5 6.7
Urbanized 47.2 46.4 13.2 12.3 7.5 6.9
Less Urbanized 41.2 41.1 10.6 10.5 6.2 6.3
Completely Rural 40.5 39.8 8.9 12.5 4.6a 7.8
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Table 1.64A (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 97,545 97,792 25,375 25,432 14,626 14,849
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 19,283 18,471 5,395 5,321 3,164 3,101
New England 5,658 5,780 1,516 1,620 933 1,003
Middle Atlantic 13,625a 12,691 3,880 3,700 2,231 2,098
Midwest 22,577 22,244 5,476 5,587 3,068 3,240
East North Central 15,936 15,752 3,757 4,000 2,079 2,316
West North Central 6,640 6,492 1,719 1,587 989 924
South 32,736 33,099 8,052 7,963 4,556 4,556
South Atlantic 17,769 17,985 4,400 4,315 2,512 2,551
East South Central 5,241 5,243 1,329 1,263 788 766
West South Central 9,726 9,871 2,322 2,385 1,255 1,238
West 22,949 23,979 6,451 6,561 3,838 3,952
Mountain 7,121 7,372 1,653 1,785 970 1,031
Pacific 15,828 16,606 4,799 4,777 2,868 2,921
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 53,621 54,125 14,252 14,395 8,189 8,442
Small Metro 29,017 28,458 7,704 7,535 4,497 4,282
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 19,771 18,879 5,493 5,036 3,223 2,912
< 250K Pop. 9,247 9,580 2,210 2,500 1,273 1,369
Nonmetro 14,906 15,209 3,419 3,502 1,941 2,126
Urbanized 6,211 6,287 1,517 1,474 874 876
Less Urbanized 7,079 7,385 1,579 1,630 938 1,003
Completely Rural 1,615 1,536 322 398 128a 247
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Table 1.64B (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 40.1 39.7 10.4 10.3 6.0 6.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 42.3 40.3 11.8 11.6 6.9 6.8
New England 47.3 48.1 12.7 13.5 7.8 8.3
Middle Atlantic 40.5a 37.5 11.5 10.9 6.6 6.2
Midwest 41.4 40.7 10.0 10.2 5.6 5.9
East North Central 41.8 41.2 9.9 10.5 5.5 6.1
West North Central 40.4 39.5 10.5 9.7 6.0 5.6
South 37.4 37.2 9.2 8.9 5.2 5.1
South Atlantic 38.5 38.2 9.5 9.2 5.4 5.4
East South Central 36.1 35.9 9.1 8.6 5.4 5.2
West South Central 36.1 36.1 8.6 8.7 4.7 4.5
West 41.4 42.5 11.6 11.6 6.9 7.0
Mountain 43.3 43.7 10.1 10.6 5.9 6.1
Pacific 40.6 41.9 12.3 12.1 7.4 7.4
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 40.9 40.6 10.9 10.8 6.2 6.3
Small Metro 40.5 40.3 10.8 10.7 6.3 6.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 41.4 40.7 11.5 10.9 6.8 6.3
< 250K Pop. 38.7 39.5 9.2 10.3 5.3 5.7
Nonmetro 36.8 36.1 8.4 8.3 4.8 5.0
Urbanized 40.4 38.3 9.9 9.0 5.7 5.3
Less Urbanized 34.7 34.9 7.7 7.7 4.6 4.7
Completely Rural 33.9 33.4 6.8 8.7 2.7b 5.4
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Table 1.65A (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 4,402 4,400 3,383 3,355 1,730 1,695
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 804 858 656 693 360 357
New England 239 235 207 193 123 108
Middle Atlantic 565 624 449 500 237 249
Midwest 952 938 750 716 389 387
East North Central 685 668 534 504 273 276
West North Central 267 270 216 212 116 111
South 1,553 1,480 1,134 1,079 566 510
South Atlantic 779 750 596 577 295 278
East South Central 238 249 162 173 83 74
West South Central 536 482 376 329 188 158
West 1,094 1,124 844 867 415 441
Mountain 381 346 291 251 151 123
Pacific 712 778 553 617 264 319
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 2,282 2,384 1,839 1,875 940 959
Small Metro 1,351 1,357 1,009 1,030 520 526
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 944 918 726 693 386 361
< 250K Pop. 407 439 284 337 134 165
Nonmetro 769a 659 535a 450 270a 210
Urbanized 296 274 213 191 114 98
Less Urbanized 382 320 264 217 135a 97
Completely Rural 92 66 57 42 21 15
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Table 1.65B (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 17.4 17.3 13.3 13.2 6.8 6.7
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 17.7 19.0 14.4 15.3 7.9 7.9
New England 20.3 20.1 17.6 16.5 10.5 9.3
Middle Atlantic 16.8 18.6 13.3 14.9 7.0 7.4
Midwest 16.8 16.5 13.2 12.6 6.9 6.8
East North Central 17.1 16.8 13.3 12.7 6.8 6.9
West North Central 16.2 16.0 13.0 12.6 7.0 6.6
South 17.1 16.2 12.5 11.8 6.2 5.6
South Atlantic 16.8 16.1 12.8 12.4 6.4 6.0
East South Central 16.4 16.7 11.2 11.7 5.8 5.0
West South Central 18.0 16.0 12.6 10.9 6.3 5.3
West 18.0 18.6 13.9 14.3 6.8 7.3
Mountain 21.7 19.3 16.5 14.0 8.6 6.8
Pacific 16.5 18.3 12.8 14.5 6.1 7.5
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 16.7 17.4 13.5 13.7 6.9 7.0
Small Metro 18.1 18.0 13.5 13.6 7.0 7.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 18.5 18.1 14.2 13.6 7.6 7.1
< 250K Pop. 17.2 17.7 12.0 13.6 5.7 6.7
Nonmetro 18.2a 16.0 12.6 10.9 6.4a 5.1
Urbanized 18.7 16.4 13.5 11.5 7.2 5.8
Less Urbanized 17.8 16.1 12.3 10.9 6.3 4.9
Completely Rural 18.2 14.0 11.4 8.9 4.3 3.2
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Table 1.66A (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 17,032 17,180 9,111 9,188 5,388 5,337
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 3,216 3,337 1,876 1,975 1,172 1,186
New England 921 967 576 617 382 388
Middle Atlantic 2,295 2,370 1,300 1,357 790 797
Midwest 3,951 3,947 2,003 2,052 1,141 1,150
East North Central 2,747 2,797 1,424 1,483 800 827
West North Central 1,204 1,150 579 569 341 323
South 5,858 5,832 3,001 2,952 1,731 1,717
South Atlantic 2,969 3,097 1,621 1,646 937 976
East South Central 970 926 464 454 262 273
West South Central 1,919 1,809 915 852 532 469
West 4,007 4,064 2,232 2,209 1,344 1,284
Mountain 1,264 1,263 624 642 378 369
Pacific 2,743 2,801 1,608 1,567 966 914
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 9,028 9,170 5,007 4,921 2,965 2,897
Small Metro 5,484 5,483 2,889 2,952 1,753 1,656
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 3,648 3,630 1,991 1,989 1,232 1,127
< 250K Pop. 1,835 1,853 898 963 522 529
Nonmetro 2,520 2,527 1,215 1,315 669 784
Urbanized 1,169 1,103 611 593 372 343
Less Urbanized 1,121 1,191 503 609 258b 371
Completely Rural 231 233 101 113 39 70
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Table 1.66B (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 52.4 52.5 28.0 28.1 16.6 16.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 56.3 56.9 32.9 33.7 20.5 20.2
New England 61.6 63.4 38.6 40.5 25.5 25.4
Middle Atlantic 54.4 54.6 30.8 31.3 18.8 18.4
Midwest 53.0 53.5 26.9 27.8 15.3 15.6
East North Central 53.6 54.8 27.8 29.1 15.6 16.2
West North Central 51.8 50.4 24.9 25.0 14.7 14.2
South 50.1 49.9 25.6 25.3 14.8 14.7
South Atlantic 50.9 52.7 27.8 28.0 16.1 16.6
East South Central 49.8 48.9 23.8 23.9 13.4 14.4
West South Central 48.9 46.2 23.3 21.8 13.6 12.0
West 52.6 52.0 29.3 28.3 17.6 16.4
Mountain 53.9 53.6 26.6 27.3 16.1 15.7
Pacific 52.0 51.3 30.5 28.7 18.3 16.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 52.4 52.3 29.1 28.0 17.2 16.5
Small Metro 53.1 54.1 28.0 29.2 17.0 16.4
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 53.8 54.4 29.4 29.8 18.2 16.9
< 250K Pop. 51.8 53.7 25.4 27.9 14.7 15.3
Nonmetro 50.9 49.9 24.5 26.0 13.5 15.5
Urbanized 55.5 51.5 29.0 27.7 17.7 16.0
Less Urbanized 47.6 49.3 21.4a 25.2 11.0b 15.4
Completely Rural 46.9 46.0 20.5 22.2 7.9a 13.9
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Table 1.67A (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 76,111 76,213 12,880 12,889 7,508 7,818
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 15,263 14,276 2,863 2,653 1,632 1,559
New England 4,499 4,578 733 810 428 507
Middle Atlantic 10,765a 9,698 2,131 1,843 1,203 1,052
Midwest 17,674 17,358 2,724 2,819 1,538 1,703
East North Central 12,505 12,286 1,799 2,013 1,006 1,213
West North Central 5,169 5,072 924 805 532 490
South 25,324 25,788 3,918 3,932 2,258 2,328
South Atlantic 14,020 14,138 2,184 2,092 1,281 1,298
East South Central 4,033 4,069 703 636 443 420
West South Central 7,271 7,580 1,031 1,204 534 611
West 17,849 18,791 3,375 3,485 2,080 2,227
Mountain 5,476 5,763 738 892 441 539
Pacific 12,373 13,028 2,637 2,593 1,639 1,688
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 42,311 42,571 7,405 7,599 4,284 4,586
Small Metro 22,182 21,619 3,806 3,553 2,224 2,100
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 15,178 14,332 2,777 2,354 1,606 1,425
< 250K Pop. 7,004 7,287 1,028 1,199 618 675
Nonmetro 11,617 12,023 1,669 1,737 1,001 1,132
Urbanized 4,747 4,911 693 689 387 436
Less Urbanized 5,577 5,875 812 804 546 535
Completely Rural 1,293 1,237 164 244 68 161
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Table 1.67B (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 41.1 40.6 6.9 6.9 4.1 4.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 43.1a 40.2 8.1 7.5 4.6 4.4
New England 48.4 49.1 7.9 8.7 4.6 5.4
Middle Atlantic 41.3a 37.1 8.2 7.1 4.6 4.0
Midwest 42.7 41.7 6.6 6.8 3.7 4.1
East North Central 43.2 42.1 6.2 6.9 3.5 4.2
West North Central 41.6 40.7 7.4 6.5 4.3 3.9
South 37.9 37.8 5.9 5.8 3.4 3.4
South Atlantic 39.3 38.7 6.1 5.7 3.6 3.6
East South Central 36.2 36.2 6.3 5.7 4.0 3.7
West South Central 36.2 37.2 5.1 5.9 2.7 3.0
West 42.7 44.1 8.1 8.2 5.0 5.2
Mountain 44.4 45.3 6.0 7.0 3.6 4.2
Pacific 42.0 43.6 9.0 8.7 5.6 5.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 42.2 41.7 7.4 7.5 4.3 4.5
Small Metro 41.2 40.8 7.1 6.7 4.1 4.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 42.4 41.4 7.8 6.8 4.5 4.1
< 250K Pop. 38.9 39.8 5.7 6.6 3.4 3.7
Nonmetro 37.0 36.5 5.3 5.3 3.2 3.4
Urbanized 40.6 39.0 5.9 5.5 3.3 3.5
Less Urbanized 35.1 35.1 5.1 4.8 3.4 3.2
Completely Rural 34.3 34.2 4.4 6.7 1.8a 4.5
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Table 1.68A (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 93,143 93,393 21,991 22,077 12,896 13,154
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 18,480 17,613 4,739 4,628 2,804 2,745
New England 5,420 5,545 1,309 1,428 810 895
Middle Atlantic 13,060a 12,067 3,430 3,200 1,994 1,849
Midwest 21,625 21,306 4,726 4,871 2,679 2,853
East North Central 15,252 15,084 3,223 3,496 1,806 2,041
West North Central 6,373 6,222 1,503 1,374 873 812
South 31,183 31,619 6,918 6,884 3,989 4,046
South Atlantic 16,990 17,235 3,805 3,739 2,218 2,273
East South Central 5,004 4,995 1,167 1,090 705 692
West South Central 9,190 9,389 1,946 2,056 1,066 1,080
West 21,856 22,855 5,608 5,694 3,424 3,511
Mountain 6,740 7,027 1,362 1,534 819 908
Pacific 15,116 15,828 4,246 4,160 2,605 2,602
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 51,340 51,742 12,413 12,520 7,249 7,483
Small Metro 27,666 27,101 6,694 6,506 3,977 3,756
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 18,826 17,961 4,768 4,343 2,837 2,551
< 250K Pop. 8,839 9,140 1,926 2,163 1,139 1,204
Nonmetro 14,137 14,550 2,884 3,052 1,670 1,916
Urbanized 5,915 6,014 1,304 1,283 760 779
Less Urbanized 6,698 7,066 1,315 1,413 804 906
Completely Rural 1,524 1,470 265 357 107a 232
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Table 1.68B (REVISED) – Marijuana Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 42.8 42.3 10.1 10.0 5.9 6.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 45.0 42.6 11.5 11.2 6.8 6.6
New England 50.2 51.1 12.1 13.1 7.5 8.2
Middle Atlantic 43.1a 39.6 11.3 10.5 6.6 6.1
Midwest 44.3 43.5 9.7 9.9 5.5 5.8
East North Central 44.7 44.0 9.5 10.2 5.3 6.0
West North Central 43.2 42.2 10.2 9.3 5.9 5.5
South 39.7 39.6 8.8 8.6 5.1 5.1
South Atlantic 41.0 40.6 9.2 8.8 5.3 5.4
East South Central 38.2 38.0 8.9 8.3 5.4 5.3
West South Central 38.3 38.6 8.1 8.5 4.4 4.4
West 44.3 45.3 11.4 11.3 6.9 7.0
Mountain 45.9 46.6 9.3 10.2 5.6 6.0
Pacific 43.6 44.8 12.2 11.8 7.5 7.4
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 43.7 43.3 10.6 10.5 6.2 6.3
Small Metro 43.1 43.0 10.4 10.3 6.2 6.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 44.2 43.5 11.2 10.5 6.7 6.2
< 250K Pop. 41.0 42.0 8.9 9.9 5.3 5.5
Nonmetro 38.9 38.3 7.9 8.0 4.6 5.0
Urbanized 42.9 40.8 9.5 8.7 5.5 5.3
Less Urbanized 36.7 36.9 7.2 7.4 4.4 4.7
Completely Rural 35.8 35.6 6.2 8.6 2.5b 5.6
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Table 1.69A (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 33,673 35,303 5,523 6,075 2,397 2,426
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 6,602 6,693 1,186 1,262 580 545
New England 1,905 2,248 369 386 196 143
Middle Atlantic 4,697 4,445 817 876 383 402
Midwest 6,871 6,933 1,095 1,252 452 466
East North Central 4,748 4,777 733 888 295 363
West North Central 2,123 2,157 363 364 156 103
South 10,844 11,455 2,075 2,173 921 874
South Atlantic 6,028 6,295 1,097 1,176 498 442
East South Central 1,567 1,703 354 355 151 162
West South Central 3,249 3,457 624 642 273 270
West 9,356 10,221 1,167 1,388 444 541
Mountain 2,864 3,197 443 418 197 200
Pacific 6,492 7,025 724 970 247 341
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 19,143 20,644 2,937b 3,661 1,309 1,586
Small Metro 9,991 9,989 1,875 1,727 871a 592
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 6,798 6,787 1,309 1,200 619 424
< 250K Pop. 3,193 3,202 566 527 252 168
Nonmetro 4,539 4,669 710 686 216 248
Urbanized 1,941 1,941 324 289 102 132
Less Urbanized 2,180 2,181 343 358 109 116
Completely Rural 419 547 43 39 5 0
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Table 1.69B (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 13.8 14.3 2.3 2.5 1.0 1.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 14.5 14.6 2.6 2.8 1.3 1.2
New England 15.9 18.7 3.1 3.2 1.6 1.2
Middle Atlantic 14.0 13.1 2.4 2.6 1.1 1.2
Midwest 12.6 12.7 2.0 2.3 0.8 0.9
East North Central 12.5 12.5 1.9 2.3 0.8 0.9
West North Central 12.9 13.1 2.2 2.2 1.0 0.6
South 12.4 12.9 2.4 2.4 1.1 1.0
South Atlantic 13.1 13.4 2.4 2.5 1.1 0.9
East South Central 10.8 11.7 2.4 2.4 1.0 1.1
West South Central 12.0 12.7 2.3 2.3 1.0 1.0
West 16.9 18.1 2.1 2.5 0.8 1.0
Mountain 17.4 18.9 2.7 2.5 1.2 1.2
Pacific 16.6 17.7 1.9 2.5 0.6 0.9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 14.6 15.5 2.2b 2.7 1.0 1.2
Small Metro 14.0 14.1 2.6 2.4 1.2a 0.8
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 14.2 14.6 2.7 2.6 1.3 0.9
< 250K Pop. 13.4 13.2 2.4 2.2 1.1 0.7
Nonmetro 11.2 11.1 1.8 1.6 0.5 0.6
Urbanized 12.6 11.8 2.1 1.8 0.7 0.8
Less Urbanized 10.7 10.3 1.7 1.7 0.5 0.5
Completely Rural 8.8 11.9 0.9 0.8 0.1 0.0
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Table 1.70A (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 582 571 423 411 142 110
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 98a 62 78b 39 36a 13
New England 28 15 23 11 12 3
Middle Atlantic 70 47 55a 28 25a 9
Midwest 102 129 77 97 23 30
East North Central 66 85 51 65 16 21
West North Central 36 45 26 33 7 9
South 242 218 172 146 46 47
South Atlantic 89 101 65 79 20 24
East South Central 42 35 29 14 10 2
West South Central 112 82 78 53 16 20
West 141 162 96 130 36 21
Mountain 57 53 49 40 15 15
Pacific 83 109 47a 89 21 6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 258 316 187 227 66 60
Small Metro 227 177 173 131 57 44
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 165a 115 126a 85 43 30
< 250K Pop. 62 62 47 46 14 14
Nonmetro 98 78 64 53 19a 6
Urbanized 35 32 27 23 11 4
Less Urbanized 56 40 33 30 8 2
Completely Rural 7 6 3 0 * *
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Table 1.70B (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 2.3 2.2 1.7 1.6 0.6 0.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 2.2a 1.4 1.7b 0.9 0.8a 0.3
New England 2.4 1.3 2.0 0.9 1.0 0.3
Middle Atlantic 2.1 1.4 1.6a 0.8 0.7a 0.3
Midwest 1.8 2.3 1.4 1.7 0.4 0.5
East North Central 1.6 2.1 1.3 1.6 0.4 0.5
West North Central 2.2 2.7 1.6 1.9 0.4 0.5
South 2.7 2.4 1.9 1.6 0.5 0.5
South Atlantic 1.9 2.2 1.4 1.7 0.4 0.5
East South Central 2.9 2.3 2.0a 0.9 0.7 0.1
West South Central 3.8 2.7 2.6 1.8 0.5 0.7
West 2.3 2.7 1.6 2.1 0.6 0.3
Mountain 3.3 2.9 2.8 2.3 0.8 0.8
Pacific 1.9 2.6 1.1a 2.1 0.5 0.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1.9 2.3 1.4 1.7 0.5 0.4
Small Metro 3.0a 2.3 2.3 1.7 0.8 0.6
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 3.2a 2.3 2.5a 1.7 0.8 0.6
< 250K Pop. 2.6 2.5 2.0 1.9 0.6 0.5
Nonmetro 2.3 1.9 1.5 1.3 0.5a 0.2
Urbanized 2.2 1.9 1.7 1.4 0.7 0.2
Less Urbanized 2.6 2.0 1.6 1.5 0.4 0.1
Completely Rural 1.5 1.3 0.6 0.1 * *
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Table 1.71A (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 4,905 5,139 2,247 2,263 832 730
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 834 858 470 432 190 160
New England 266 286 162 145 70 57
Middle Atlantic 568 572 308 287 119 103
Midwest 1,055 1,061 470 461 148 140
East North Central 678 740 305 340 102 107
West North Central 377 321 164 121 46 34
South 1,732 1,862 777 797 320 261
South Atlantic 821 896 396 418 155 112
East South Central 276 300 121 123 58 51
West South Central 635 665 260 257 106 97
West 1,284 1,358 531 573 174 169
Mountain 464 469 173 177 61 68
Pacific 820 889 358 395 113 101
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 2,483 2,696 1,157 1,230 450 401
Small Metro 1,687 1,699 784 712 284 227
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,098 1,083 539 476 182 142
< 250K Pop. 589 616 245 237 102 85
Nonmetro 735 744 306 321 97 103
Urbanized 337 298 160 129 56 53
Less Urbanized 324 393 123 166 37 49
Completely Rural 74 53 24 26 4 0
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Table 1.71B (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 15.1 15.7 6.9 6.9 2.6 2.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 14.6 14.6 8.2 7.4 3.3 2.7
New England 17.8 18.8 10.8 9.5 4.7 3.7
Middle Atlantic 13.5 13.2 7.3 6.6 2.8 2.4
Midwest 14.2 14.4 6.3 6.2 2.0 1.9
East North Central 13.2 14.5 6.0 6.7 2.0 2.1
West North Central 16.2 14.1 7.1 5.3 2.0 1.5
South 14.8 15.9 6.6 6.8 2.7 2.2
South Atlantic 14.1 15.3 6.8 7.1 2.7 1.9
East South Central 14.2 15.8 6.2 6.5 3.0 2.7
West South Central 16.2 17.0 6.6 6.6 2.7 2.5
West 16.8 17.4 7.0 7.3 2.3 2.2
Mountain 19.8 19.9 7.4 7.5 2.6 2.9
Pacific 15.5 16.3 6.8 7.2 2.1 1.9
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 14.4 15.4 6.7 7.0 2.6 2.3
Small Metro 16.3 16.8 7.6 7.0 2.8 2.2
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 16.2 16.2 7.9 7.1 2.7 2.1
< 250K Pop. 16.6 17.9 6.9 6.9 2.9 2.5
Nonmetro 14.8 14.7 6.2 6.3 2.0 2.0
Urbanized 16.0 13.9 7.6 6.0 2.7 2.5
Less Urbanized 13.8 16.3 5.2 6.9 1.6 2.0
Completely Rural 15.1 10.5 4.8 5.2 0.8 0.1
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Table 1.72A (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 28,185 29,593 2,852 3,400 1,423 1,586
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 5,670 5,773 638 791 354 372
New England 1,611 1,947 184 230 114 83
Middle Atlantic 4,059 3,826 453 561 239 289
Midwest 5,714 5,743 548 694 281 296
East North Central 4,004 3,952 377 484 177 236
West North Central 1,710 1,791 172 210 104 60
South 8,870 9,376 1,126 1,230 555 567
South Atlantic 5,118 5,297 635 679 322 306
East South Central 1,250 1,368 205 218 82 109
West South Central 2,502 2,710 285 332 151 152
West 7,931 8,701 540 686 233 352
Mountain 2,342 2,675 221 200 121 117
Pacific 5,588 6,027 319 486 112 235
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 16,402 17,631 1,594b 2,205 793a 1,126
Small Metro 8,078 8,114 918 884 531a 321
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 5,535 5,590 645 639 395 252
< 250K Pop. 2,542 2,524 273 244 136 70
Nonmetro 3,705 3,847 340 312 100 139
Urbanized 1,569 1,611 138 138 35 74
Less Urbanized 1,800 1,748 186 163 64 65
Completely Rural 337 488 16 12 1 *
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Table 1.72B (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 15.2 15.7 1.5 1.8 0.8 0.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 16.0 16.3 1.8 2.2 1.0 1.0
New England 17.3 20.9 2.0 2.5 1.2 0.9
Middle Atlantic 15.6 14.6 1.7 2.1 0.9 1.1
Midwest 13.8 13.8 1.3 1.7 0.7 0.7
East North Central 13.8 13.5 1.3 1.7 0.6 0.8
West North Central 13.7 14.4 1.4 1.7 0.8 0.5
South 13.3 13.8 1.7 1.8 0.8 0.8
South Atlantic 14.4 14.5 1.8 1.9 0.9 0.8
East South Central 11.2 12.2 1.8 1.9 0.7 1.0
West South Central 12.5 13.3 1.4 1.6 0.8 0.7
West 19.0 20.4 1.3 1.6 0.6 0.8
Mountain 19.0 21.0 1.8 1.6 1.0 0.9
Pacific 19.0 20.2 1.1 1.6 0.4 0.8
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 16.4 17.3 1.6b 2.2 0.8 1.1
Small Metro 15.0 15.3 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.6
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 15.4 16.1 1.8 1.8 1.1 0.7
< 250K Pop. 14.1 13.8 1.5 1.3 0.8 0.4
Nonmetro 11.8 11.7 1.1 0.9 0.3 0.4
Urbanized 13.4 12.8 1.2 1.1 0.3 0.6
Less Urbanized 11.3 10.4 1.2 1.0 0.4 0.4
Completely Rural 8.9 13.5 0.4 0.3 0.0 *
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Table 1.73A (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 33,090 34,732 5,099 5,663 2,255 2,316
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 6,504 6,631 1,108 1,223 543 532
New England 1,877 2,233 346 375 185 140
Middle Atlantic 4,627 4,398 762 848 359 392
Midwest 6,769 6,804 1,018 1,155 429 436
East North Central 4,682 4,692 682 824 279 342
West North Central 2,087 2,112 336 331 150 94
South 10,602 11,237 1,903 2,027 875 828
South Atlantic 5,939 6,194 1,032 1,097 478 418
East South Central 1,526 1,669 326 341 140 160
West South Central 3,137 3,375 546 589 257 249
West 9,215 10,059 1,071 1,259 408 520
Mountain 2,807 3,144 394 378 182 185
Pacific 6,409 6,915 677 881 225 336
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 18,885 20,328 2,751b 3,435 1,243 1,527
Small Metro 9,764 9,813 1,702 1,596 815a 548
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 6,633 6,673 1,184 1,115 577 394
< 250K Pop. 3,131 3,140 519 481 238 154
Nonmetro 4,441 4,591 646 633 197 242
Urbanized 1,906 1,909 297 266 91 128
Less Urbanized 2,123 2,141 309 328 101 114
Completely Rural 411 541 40 38 5 0
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Table 1.73B (REVISED) – Cocaine Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 15.2 15.7 2.3 2.6 1.0 1.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 15.8 16.0 2.7 3.0 1.3 1.3
New England 17.4 20.6 3.2 3.5 1.7 1.3
Middle Atlantic 15.3 14.4 2.5 2.8 1.2 1.3
Midwest 13.9 13.9 2.1 2.4 0.9 0.9
East North Central 13.7 13.7 2.0 2.4 0.8 1.0
West North Central 14.1 14.3 2.3 2.2 1.0 0.6
South 13.5 14.1 2.4 2.5 1.1 1.0
South Atlantic 14.3 14.6 2.5 2.6 1.2 1.0
East South Central 11.7 12.7 2.5 2.6 1.1 1.2
West South Central 13.1 13.9 2.3 2.4 1.1 1.0
West 18.7 20.0 2.2 2.5 0.8 1.0
Mountain 19.1 20.8 2.7 2.5 1.2 1.2
Pacific 18.5 19.6 2.0 2.5 0.6 1.0
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 16.1 17.0 2.3b 2.9 1.1 1.3
Small Metro 15.2 15.6 2.7 2.5 1.3a 0.9
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 15.6 16.1 2.8 2.7 1.4 1.0
< 250K Pop. 14.5 14.4 2.4 2.2 1.1 0.7
Nonmetro 12.2 12.1 1.8 1.7 0.5 0.6
Urbanized 13.8 13.0 2.2 1.8 0.7 0.9
Less Urbanized 11.6 11.2 1.7 1.7 0.6 0.6
Completely Rural 9.7 13.1 0.9 0.9 0.1 0.0
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Table 1.74A (REVISED) – Crack Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 7,928 8,559 1,381 1,478 682 704
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,355 1,430 274 209 177a 74
New England 421 419 60 48 37 22
Middle Atlantic 934 1,011 214 161 139a 52
Midwest 1,511 1,789 302 360 146 181
East North Central 958b 1,266 199 270 68a 142
West North Central 553 523 103 89 79 38
South 2,821 2,898 531 594 234 307
South Atlantic 1,556 1,417 295 324 118 175
East South Central 460 541 114 152 46 74
West South Central 805 940 123 117 70 57
West 2,241 2,442 274 316 125 142
Mountain 636 776 151a 60 76 20
Pacific 1,605 1,666 123 256 49 123
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 4,454 4,759 765 768 392 447
Small Metro 2,293 2,563 454 483 245 176
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,453 1,686 317 365 188 142
< 250K Pop. 840 877 137 117 58 35
Nonmetro 1,181 1,237 162 227 44 81
Urbanized 436 538 57 91 15 47
Less Urbanized 629 590 98 121 28 33
Completely Rural 115 109 6 15 1 *
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Table 1.74B (REVISED) – Crack Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 3.3 3.5 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 3.0 3.1 0.6 0.5 0.4a 0.2
New England 3.5 3.5 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2
Middle Atlantic 2.8 3.0 0.6 0.5 0.4a 0.2
Midwest 2.8 3.3 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.3
East North Central 2.5a 3.3 0.5 0.7 0.2a 0.4
West North Central 3.4 3.2 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.2
South 3.2 3.3 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.3
South Atlantic 3.4 3.0 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.4
East South Central 3.2 3.7 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.5
West South Central 3.0 3.4 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2
West 4.0 4.3 0.5 0.6 0.2 0.3
Mountain 3.9 4.6 0.9a 0.4 0.5 0.1
Pacific 4.1 4.2 0.3 0.6 0.1 0.3
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 3.4 3.6 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.3
Small Metro 3.2 3.6 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.2
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 3.0 3.6 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.3
< 250K Pop. 3.5 3.6 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.1
Nonmetro 2.9 2.9 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.2
Urbanized 2.8 3.3 0.4 0.6 0.1 0.3
Less Urbanized 3.1 2.8 0.5 0.6 0.1 0.2
Completely Rural 2.4 2.4 0.1 0.3 0.0 *
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Table 1.75A (REVISED) – Hallucinogen Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 33,728 35,290 3,809 3,970 1,088 1,008
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 6,520 6,711 690 747 161 168
New England 1,984 2,181 251 250 61 48
Middle Atlantic 4,536 4,530 439 497 99 120
Midwest 7,518 7,158 795 875 270 217
East North Central 5,222 4,886 594 611 198 152
West North Central 2,297 2,272 201 264 72 65
South 10,254 11,057 1,287 1,303 349 321
South Atlantic 5,706 6,130 711 681 209 141
East South Central 1,476 1,453 187 222 40 55
West South Central 3,071 3,474 389 400 99 125
West 9,435 10,364 1,038 1,046 308 301
Mountain 2,969 3,300 283 320 85 100
Pacific 6,465 7,064 754 726 224 201
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 18,716a 20,331 1,968 2,277 589 584
Small Metro 10,293 10,059 1,344 1,175 387 310
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 7,053 6,935 972 834 285 247
< 250K Pop. 3,240 3,125 372 341 102 63
Nonmetro 4,719 4,899 497 517 112 113
Urbanized 2,143 2,126 246 254 59 61
Less Urbanized 2,165 2,248 216 228 43 51
Completely Rural 411 525 35 35 10 1
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Table 1.75B (REVISED) – Hallucinogen Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 13.9 14.3 1.6 1.6 0.4 0.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 14.3 14.6 1.5 1.6 0.4 0.4
New England 16.6 18.1 2.1 2.1 0.5 0.4
Middle Atlantic 13.5 13.4 1.3 1.5 0.3 0.4
Midwest 13.8 13.1 1.5 1.6 0.5 0.4
East North Central 13.7 12.8 1.6 1.6 0.5 0.4
West North Central 14.0 13.8 1.2 1.6 0.4 0.4
South 11.7 12.4 1.5 1.5 0.4 0.4
South Atlantic 12.4 13.0 1.5 1.4 0.5 0.3
East South Central 10.2 9.9 1.3 1.5 0.3 0.4
West South Central 11.4 12.7 1.4 1.5 0.4 0.5
West 17.0 18.3 1.9 1.9 0.6 0.5
Mountain 18.1 19.6 1.7 1.9 0.5 0.6
Pacific 16.6 17.8 1.9 1.8 0.6 0.5
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 14.3 15.3 1.5 1.7 0.4 0.4
Small Metro 14.4 14.2 1.9 1.7 0.5 0.4
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 14.8 14.9 2.0 1.8 0.6 0.5
< 250K Pop. 13.6 12.9 1.6 1.4 0.4 0.3
Nonmetro 11.6 11.6 1.2 1.2 0.3 0.3
Urbanized 13.9 13.0 1.6 1.6 0.4 0.4
Less Urbanized 10.6 10.6 1.1 1.1 0.2 0.2
Completely Rural 8.6 11.4 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.0
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Table 1.76A (REVISED) – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 22,745 22,856 2,187 2,219 611 762
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 4,802 4,440 453 447 107 173
New England 1,236 1,372 135 106 24 36
Middle Atlantic 3,566 3,068 318 341 83 137
Midwest 5,080 5,110 452 455 122 161
East North Central 3,574 3,531 332 291 93 93
West North Central 1,506 1,579 120 164 29 68
South 6,989 7,287 728 739 212 239
South Atlantic 3,931 4,210 424 415 150 140
East South Central 1,049 1,027 88 122 27 33
West South Central 2,010 2,050 216 202 36 65
West 5,873 6,019 553 579 171 190
Mountain 1,764 1,878 157 180 43 39
Pacific 4,109 4,141 396 399 128 151
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 12,763 13,291 1,232 1,287 358 494
Small Metro 6,830 6,449 659 607 187 173
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 4,521 4,401 464 468 132 144
< 250K Pop. 2,309 2,049 195 140 55 29
Nonmetro 3,153 3,115 297 325 66 95
Urbanized 1,446 1,317 132 122 29 29
Less Urbanized 1,406 1,498 116b 173 28a 57
Completely Rural 300 300 49 30 9 9
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Table 1.76B (REVISED) – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 9.4 9.3 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 10.5 9.7 1.0 1.0 0.2 0.4
New England 10.3 11.4 1.1 0.9 0.2 0.3
Middle Atlantic 10.6a 9.1 0.9 1.0 0.2 0.4
Midwest 9.3 9.3 0.8 0.8 0.2 0.3
East North Central 9.4 9.2 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.2
West North Central 9.2 9.6 0.7 1.0 0.2 0.4
South 8.0 8.2 0.8 0.8 0.2 0.3
South Atlantic 8.5 8.9 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.3
East South Central 7.2 7.0 0.6 0.8 0.2 0.2
West South Central 7.5 7.5 0.8 0.7 0.1 0.2
West 10.6 10.7 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.3
Mountain 10.7 11.1 1.0 1.1 0.3 0.2
Pacific 10.5 10.5 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.4
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 9.7 10.0 0.9 1.0 0.3 0.4
Small Metro 9.5 9.1 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.2
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 9.5 9.5 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.3
< 250K Pop. 9.7 8.5 0.8 0.6 0.2 0.1
Nonmetro 7.8 7.4 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.2
Urbanized 9.4 8.0 0.9 0.7 0.2 0.2
Less Urbanized 6.9 7.1 0.6a 0.8 0.1a 0.3
Completely Rural 6.3 6.5 1.0 0.7 0.2 0.2
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Table 1.77A (REVISED) – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 2,658 2,559 1,144 1,109 313 340
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 446 438 207 180 45 56
New England 102 111 50 46 9 13
Middle Atlantic 344 327 158 134 36 43
Midwest 597 546 245 229 81 72
East North Central 412 386 164 158 56 44
West North Central 185 160 82 71 25 28
South 934 925 394 414 99 114
South Atlantic 470 484 207 211 53 55
East South Central 172 164 64 70 24 15
West South Central 293 277 123 133 22a 44
West 681 650 297 286 88 98
Mountain 242 207 85 85 28 24
Pacific 439 443 212 201 60 74
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,392 1,369 583 621 158 196
Small Metro 793 733 361 295 101 79
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 531 499 259a 203 78 59
< 250K Pop. 262 234 102 92 23 20
Nonmetro 474 456 200 194 54 64
Urbanized 196 169 88 77 26 22
Less Urbanized 221 234 80 97 19 34
Completely Rural 57 53 32 20 9 9
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Table 1.77B (REVISED) – Inhalant Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 10.5 10.1 4.5 4.4 1.2 1.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 9.8 9.7 4.6 4.0 1.0 1.2
New England 8.7 9.5 4.2 3.9 0.8 1.1
Middle Atlantic 10.2 9.8 4.7 4.0 1.1 1.3
Midwest 10.5 9.6 4.3 4.0 1.4 1.3
East North Central 10.3 9.7 4.1 4.0 1.4 1.1
West North Central 11.2 9.4 4.9 4.2 1.5 1.6
South 10.3 10.1 4.3 4.5 1.1 1.3
South Atlantic 10.1 10.4 4.5 4.5 1.2 1.2
East South Central 11.9 11.0 4.4 4.7 1.6 1.0
West South Central 9.8 9.2 4.1 4.4 0.7a 1.5
West 11.2 10.7 4.9 4.7 1.4 1.6
Mountain 13.8 11.5 4.9 4.7 1.6 1.3
Pacific 10.2 10.4 4.9 4.7 1.4 1.7
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 10.2 10.0 4.3 4.5 1.2 1.4
Small Metro 10.6 9.7 4.8a 3.9 1.4 1.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 10.4 9.8 5.1a 4.0 1.5 1.2
< 250K Pop. 11.1 9.4 4.3 3.7 1.0 0.8
Nonmetro 11.2 11.0 4.7 4.7 1.3 1.6
Urbanized 12.4 10.1 5.6 4.6 1.6 1.3
Less Urbanized 10.3 11.8 3.7 4.9 0.9a 1.7
Completely Rural 11.4 11.4 6.3 4.2 1.8 1.8
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Table 1.78A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 48,709 49,857 15,172a 16,287 6,405 6,993
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 8,870 8,502 2,515 2,634 1,124 1,157
New England 2,379 2,590 750 845 328 382
Middle Atlantic 6,491 5,913 1,766 1,789 796 775
Midwest 10,265 10,206 3,193 3,406 1,277 1,383
East North Central 7,168 7,121 2,210 2,463 919 1,000
West North Central 3,097 3,085 982 944 359 384
South 16,755 17,353 5,644 5,937 2,447 2,623
South Atlantic 8,770 8,919 2,801 2,882 1,199 1,172
East South Central 2,853 2,735 1,023 1,018 450 474
West South Central 5,132 5,699 1,819 2,037 798 976
West 12,820 13,796 3,820 4,309 1,556 1,830
Mountain 4,055 4,247 1,242 1,396 494 600
Pacific 8,765 9,549 2,577 2,914 1,062 1,230
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 26,142a 27,966 7,900b 8,936 3,350a 3,887
Small Metro 15,019 14,602 4,810 4,898 2,013 2,054
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 10,185 9,939 3,315 3,306 1,406 1,342
< 250K Pop. 4,834 4,663 1,495 1,591 607 712
Nonmetro 7,548 7,289 2,463 2,454 1,042 1,052
Urbanized 3,131 3,099 1,067 1,035 443 420
Less Urbanized 3,655 3,488 1,149 1,119 484 497
Completely Rural 762 702 247 300 115 136
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Table 1.78B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 20.0 20.3 6.2a 6.6 2.6 2.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 19.4 18.5 5.5 5.7 2.5 2.5
New England 19.9 21.5 6.3 7.0 2.7 3.2
Middle Atlantic 19.3 17.5 5.2 5.3 2.4 2.3
Midwest 18.8 18.7 5.9 6.2 2.3 2.5
East North Central 18.8 18.6 5.8 6.4 2.4 2.6
West North Central 18.9 18.8 6.0 5.7 2.2 2.3
South 19.1 19.5 6.4 6.7 2.8 2.9
South Atlantic 19.0 19.0 6.1 6.1 2.6 2.5
East South Central 19.6 18.7 7.0 7.0 3.1 3.2
West South Central 19.0 20.9 6.7 7.5 3.0 3.6
West 23.1 24.4 6.9 7.6 2.8 3.2
Mountain 24.7 25.2 7.6 8.3 3.0 3.6
Pacific 22.5 24.1 6.6 7.4 2.7 3.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 19.9 21.0 6.0a 6.7 2.6 2.9
Small Metro 21.0 20.7 6.7 6.9 2.8 2.9
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 21.3 21.4 6.9 7.1 2.9 2.9
< 250K Pop. 20.2 19.2 6.3 6.6 2.5 2.9
Nonmetro 18.6 17.3 6.1 5.8 2.6 2.5
Urbanized 20.4 18.9 6.9 6.3 2.9 2.6
Less Urbanized 17.9 16.5 5.6 5.3 2.4 2.3
Completely Rural 16.0 15.3 5.2 6.5 2.4 2.9
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Table 1.79A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 3,014 3,163 2,105 2,169 839 838
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 441 471 319 319 129 114
New England 127 118 95 82 39 31
Middle Atlantic 314 352 224 236 90 83
Midwest 671 694 455 476 193 186
East North Central 465 495 314 343 131 132
West North Central 206 199 141 133 62 54
South 1,160 1,175 835 824 350 339
South Atlantic 533 533 379 374 165 158
East South Central 217 215 166 154 77 66
West South Central 410 426 290 297 108 115
West 742 823 495 550 167 200
Mountain 253 256 170 160 54 68
Pacific 489 567 325 390 113 131
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,498 1,628 1,040 1,156 401 458
Small Metro 919 978 659 657 269 250
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 618 634 449 441 189 160
< 250K Pop. 301 344 210 216 79 90
Nonmetro 597 557 406 357 169 130
Urbanized 234 217 159 140 72 53
Less Urbanized 300 277 203 177 81 64
Completely Rural 63 63 44 39 17 14
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Table 1.79B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 11.9 12.5 8.3 8.5 3.3 3.3
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 9.7 10.4 7.0 7.1 2.8 2.5
New England 10.8 10.2 8.1 7.1 3.3 2.6
Middle Atlantic 9.3 10.5 6.7 7.1 2.7 2.5
Midwest 11.8 12.2 8.0 8.4 3.4 3.3
East North Central 11.6 12.4 7.8 8.6 3.3 3.3
West North Central 12.5 11.8 8.6 7.8 3.7 3.2
South 12.8 12.8 9.2 9.0 3.9 3.7
South Atlantic 11.5 11.5 8.2 8.0 3.6 3.4
East South Central 15.0 14.5 11.4 10.3 5.3 4.5
West South Central 13.8 14.1 9.7 9.8 3.6 3.8
West 12.2 13.6 8.1 9.1 2.7 3.3
Mountain 14.4 14.3 9.7 8.9 3.1 3.8
Pacific 11.3 13.3 7.5 9.2 2.6 3.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 11.0 11.9 7.6 8.4 2.9 3.3
Small Metro 12.3 12.9 8.8 8.7 3.6 3.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 12.1 12.5 8.8 8.7 3.7 3.2
< 250K Pop. 12.7 13.9 8.9 8.7 3.4 3.6
Nonmetro 14.1 13.5 9.6 8.6 4.0 3.2
Urbanized 14.8 13.0 10.1 8.4 4.6 3.2
Less Urbanized 14.0 13.9 9.5 8.9 3.8 3.2
Completely Rural 12.4 13.5 8.7 8.4 3.3 2.9
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Table 1.80A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 9,858 9,936 4,887 5,072 2,034 2,095
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,685 1,661 843 849 361 327
New England 495 534 284 304 128 115
Middle Atlantic 1,190 1,127 559 545 233 211
Midwest 2,144 2,216 1,029 1,153 390 449
East North Central 1,510 1,533 726 815 291 324
West North Central 634 683 303 338 99 125
South 3,570 3,578 1,851 1,860 826 820
South Atlantic 1,657 1,721 828 946 337 424
East South Central 636 650 324 344 149 161
West South Central 1,276 1,207 699a 570 339b 235
West 2,459 2,481 1,165 1,210 457 500
Mountain 811 857 370 384 149 153
Pacific 1,648 1,625 794 826 308 347
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 5,039 5,115 2,485 2,587 1,009 1,015
Small Metro 3,273 3,226 1,658 1,693 720 749
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 2,160 2,085 1,100 1,108 481 510
< 250K Pop. 1,113 1,141 559 585 239 240
Nonmetro 1,547 1,595 744 792 306 331
Urbanized 704 672 343 330 151 125
Less Urbanized 680 781 312 386 124 171
Completely Rural 162 142 89 75 31 35
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Table 1.80B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 30.3 30.3 15.0 15.5 6.3 6.4
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 29.5 28.3 14.8 14.5 6.3 5.6
New England 33.2 35.0 19.0 19.9 8.5 7.6
Middle Atlantic 28.2 26.0 13.3 12.6 5.5 4.9
Midwest 28.8 30.0 13.8a 15.6 5.2 6.1
East North Central 29.5 30.0 14.2 16.0 5.7 6.3
West North Central 27.2 30.0 13.0 14.8 4.3 5.5
South 30.5 30.6 15.8 15.9 7.1 7.0
South Atlantic 28.4 29.3 14.2 16.1 5.8 7.2
East South Central 32.6 34.3 16.6 18.2 7.7 8.5
West South Central 32.5 30.8 17.8a 14.6 8.6b 6.0
West 32.3 31.8 15.3 15.5 6.0 6.4
Mountain 34.6 36.4 15.8 16.3 6.4 6.5
Pacific 31.2 29.8 15.1 15.1 5.8 6.4
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 29.3 29.1 14.4 14.7 5.9 5.8
Small Metro 31.7 31.9 16.1 16.7 7.0 7.4
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 31.9 31.2 16.2 16.6 7.1 7.6
< 250K Pop. 31.4 33.1 15.8 16.9 6.7 6.9
Nonmetro 31.2 31.5 15.0 15.6 6.2 6.5
Urbanized 33.4 31.4 16.3 15.4 7.2 5.8
Less Urbanized 28.9 32.3 13.3 16.0 5.2 7.1
Completely Rural 33.0 28.1 18.0 14.9 6.3 6.9
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Table 1.81A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 35,838 36,758 8,180a 9,046 3,532 4,060
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 6,744 6,370 1,354 1,467 634 716
New England 1,757 1,937 371 458 161 236
Middle Atlantic 4,987 4,433 982 1,009 473 480
Midwest 7,450 7,295 1,708 1,777 694 749
East North Central 5,193 5,093 1,171 1,304 496 544
West North Central 2,257 2,203 538 473 198 205
South 12,025 12,600 2,958 3,253 1,272 1,464
South Atlantic 6,579 6,664 1,595 1,562 697 591
East South Central 2,000 1,869 534 520 224 247
West South Central 3,445a 4,066 830a 1,170 351b 626
West 9,619 10,492 2,160 2,549 932 1,130
Mountain 2,991 3,135 702 852 290 379
Pacific 6,628 7,357 1,458 1,698 642 752
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 19,606a 21,223 4,374a 5,193 1,941 2,414
Small Metro 10,827 10,398 2,493 2,548 1,024 1,054
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 7,407 7,220 1,766 1,757 735 672
< 250K Pop. 3,420 3,177 726 791 289 383
Nonmetro 5,405 5,137 1,313 1,305 567 591
Urbanized 2,193 2,211 565 565 220 242
Less Urbanized 2,674 2,430 634 555 280 262
Completely Rural 538 496 114 185 67 87
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Table 1.81B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 19.3 19.6 4.4 4.8 1.9 2.2
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 19.1 18.0 3.8 4.1 1.8 2.0
New England 18.9 20.8 4.0 4.9 1.7 2.5
Middle Atlantic 19.1 17.0 3.8 3.9 1.8 1.8
Midwest 18.0 17.5 4.1 4.3 1.7 1.8
East North Central 17.9 17.5 4.0 4.5 1.7 1.9
West North Central 18.1 17.7 4.3 3.8 1.6 1.6
South 18.0 18.5 4.4 4.8 1.9 2.1
South Atlantic 18.5 18.2 4.5 4.3 2.0 1.6
East South Central 18.0 16.6 4.8 4.6 2.0 2.2
West South Central 17.2 19.9 4.1a 5.7 1.7a 3.1
West 23.0 24.6 5.2 6.0 2.2 2.7
Mountain 24.3 24.6 5.7 6.7 2.4 3.0
Pacific 22.5 24.6 5.0 5.7 2.2 2.5
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 19.6 20.8 4.4a 5.1 1.9 2.4
Small Metro 20.1 19.6 4.6 4.8 1.9 2.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 20.7 20.8 4.9 5.1 2.1 1.9
< 250K Pop. 19.0 17.4 4.0 4.3 1.6 2.1
Nonmetro 17.2 15.6 4.2 4.0 1.8 1.8
Urbanized 18.8 17.6 4.8 4.5 1.9 1.9
Less Urbanized 16.8 14.5 4.0 3.3 1.8 1.6
Completely Rural 14.3 13.7 3.0 5.1 1.8 2.4
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Table 1.82A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 45,695 46,694 13,068a 14,118 5,567 6,155
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 8,429 8,032 2,196 2,316 996 1,043
New England 2,252 2,471 655 763 289 351
Middle Atlantic 6,177 5,560 1,541 1,553 707 692
Midwest 9,594 9,511 2,737 2,931 1,084 1,197
East North Central 6,703 6,625 1,896 2,119 787 868
West North Central 2,891 2,886 841 811 297 330
South 15,595 16,178 4,809 5,113 2,098 2,285
South Atlantic 8,237 8,386 2,422 2,508 1,034 1,015
East South Central 2,636 2,520 858 864 373 408
West South Central 4,722 5,273 1,529 1,740 690 862
West 12,078 12,973 3,325 3,759 1,389 1,630
Mountain 3,802 3,991 1,073 1,236 440 532
Pacific 8,276 8,982 2,252 2,523 949 1,098
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 24,644a 26,338 6,859a 7,780 2,950 3,430
Small Metro 14,100 13,624 4,151 4,241 1,744 1,804
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 9,567 9,305 2,866 2,866 1,217 1,182
< 250K Pop. 4,533 4,319 1,285 1,375 527 622
Nonmetro 6,951 6,733 2,057 2,097 873 922
Urbanized 2,897 2,882 908 895 371 367
Less Urbanized 3,355 3,211 946 942 404 433
Completely Rural 700 639 203 261 98 122
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Table 1.82B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Prescription-Type Psychotherapeutics in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
NOTE: Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 21.0 21.2 6.0 6.4 2.6 2.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 20.5 19.4 5.3 5.6 2.4 2.5
New England 20.9 22.8 6.1 7.0 2.7 3.2
Middle Atlantic 20.4 18.2 5.1 5.1 2.3 2.3
Midwest 19.6 19.4 5.6 6.0 2.2 2.4
East North Central 19.7 19.3 5.6 6.2 2.3 2.5
West North Central 19.6 19.6 5.7 5.5 2.0 2.2
South 19.9 20.3 6.1 6.4 2.7 2.9
South Atlantic 19.9 19.8 5.8 5.9 2.5 2.4
East South Central 20.1 19.2 6.6 6.6 2.9 3.1
West South Central 19.7 21.7 6.4 7.2 2.9 3.5
West 24.5 25.7 6.7 7.5 2.8 3.2
Mountain 25.9 26.5 7.3 8.2 3.0 3.5
Pacific 23.8 25.4 6.5 7.1 2.7 3.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 21.0 22.0 5.8a 6.5 2.5 2.9
Small Metro 22.0 21.6 6.5 6.7 2.7 2.9
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 22.5 22.5 6.7 6.9 2.9 2.9
< 250K Pop. 21.0 19.9 6.0 6.3 2.4 2.9
Nonmetro 19.1 17.7 5.7 5.5 2.4 2.4
Urbanized 21.0 19.6 6.6 6.1 2.7 2.5
Less Urbanized 18.4 16.8 5.2 4.9 2.2 2.3
Completely Rural 16.4 15.5 4.8 6.3 2.3 3.0
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Table 1.83A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 32,692 33,478 11,815a 12,650 4,658a 5,226
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 5,847 5,633 2,003 2,056 815 918
New England 1,579 1,740 616 692 252 314
Middle Atlantic 4,269 3,892 1,387 1,365 563 604
Midwest 7,108 7,024 2,571 2,771 970 1,066
East North Central 5,193 5,091 1,826 2,057 731 792
West North Central 1,915 1,932 745 714 238 274
South 11,381 11,562 4,348 4,532 1,844 1,972
South Atlantic 5,890 5,854 2,158 2,219 903 912
East South Central 1,971 1,989 763 822 342 368
West South Central 3,519 3,719 1,428 1,491 598 691
West 8,355a 9,260 2,893 3,290 1,029 1,270
Mountain 2,609 2,966 930 1,054 370 452
Pacific 5,746 6,294 1,963 2,236 659 818
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 17,225 18,475 6,159a 6,881 2,399a 2,907
Small Metro 10,255 10,176 3,774 3,809 1,517 1,505
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 7,024 6,929 2,666 2,621 1,075 1,018
< 250K Pop. 3,232 3,246 1,108 1,188 442 488
Nonmetro 5,212 4,828 1,882 1,960 743 814
Urbanized 2,198 2,028 832 840 296 320
Less Urbanized 2,483 2,342 861 893 360 381
Completely Rural 531 457 189 227 86 113
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Table 1.83B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 13.4 13.6 4.9 5.1 1.9 2.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 12.8 12.3 4.4 4.5 1.8 2.0
New England 13.2 14.5 5.1 5.8 2.1 2.6
Middle Atlantic 12.7 11.5 4.1 4.0 1.7 1.8
Midwest 13.0 12.8 4.7 5.1 1.8 1.9
East North Central 13.6 13.3 4.8 5.4 1.9 2.1
West North Central 11.7 11.8 4.5 4.3 1.5 1.7
South 13.0 13.0 5.0 5.1 2.1 2.2
South Atlantic 12.8 12.4 4.7 4.7 2.0 1.9
East South Central 13.6 13.6 5.2 5.6 2.4 2.5
West South Central 13.1 13.6 5.3 5.5 2.2 2.5
West 15.1 16.4 5.2 5.8 1.9 2.2
Mountain 15.9 17.6 5.7 6.2 2.3 2.7
Pacific 14.7 15.9 5.0 5.6 1.7 2.1
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 13.1 13.9 4.7 5.2 1.8a 2.2
Small Metro 14.3 14.4 5.3 5.4 2.1 2.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 14.7 14.9 5.6 5.6 2.3 2.2
< 250K Pop. 13.5 13.4 4.6 4.9 1.8 2.0
Nonmetro 12.9a 11.5 4.6 4.6 1.8 1.9
Urbanized 14.3a 12.4 5.4 5.1 1.9 2.0
Less Urbanized 12.2 11.1 4.2 4.2 1.8 1.8
Completely Rural 11.2 9.9 4.0 4.9 1.8 2.4
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Table 1.84A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 2,517 2,650 1,741 1,821 686 692
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 359 381 261 264 100 90
New England 99 89 72 60 22 19
Middle Atlantic 260 292 189 203 79 71
Midwest 571 582 381 392 167 151
East North Central 408 420 274 286 118 107
West North Central 162 162 107 106 49 44
South 956 980 683 697 284 282
South Atlantic 441 437 310 316 133 134
East South Central 180 190 136 138 61 49
West South Central 335 353 237 242 90 99
West 631 707 416 468 135 168
Mountain 211 227 151 145 51 59
Pacific 420 480 266 324 84 110
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 1,223 1,357 847a 974 333 385
Small Metro 787 807 547 532 210 193
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 531 509 383 349 149 119
< 250K Pop. 256 298 164 182 61 75
Nonmetro 507 486 347 315 143 114
Urbanized 199 196 138 126 63 48
Less Urbanized 252 234 171 152 66 53
Completely Rural 56 57 38 37 15 12
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Table 1.84B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 9.9 10.4 6.9 7.2 2.7 2.7
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 7.9 8.4 5.7 5.8 2.2 2.0
New England 8.4 7.6 6.1 5.2 1.8 1.7
Middle Atlantic 7.7 8.7 5.6 6.1 2.3 2.1
Midwest 10.1 10.3 6.7 6.9 3.0 2.7
East North Central 10.2 10.5 6.8 7.2 2.9 2.7
West North Central 9.8 9.6 6.5 6.3 3.0 2.6
South 10.5 10.7 7.5 7.6 3.1 3.1
South Atlantic 9.5 9.4 6.7 6.8 2.9 2.9
East South Central 12.4 12.8 9.4 9.3 4.2 3.3
West South Central 11.2 11.7 7.9 8.0 3.0 3.3
West 10.4 11.7 6.8 7.7 2.2 2.8
Mountain 12.0 12.7 8.6 8.1 2.9 3.3
Pacific 9.7 11.3 6.2 7.6 2.0 2.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 8.9a 9.9 6.2a 7.1 2.4 2.8
Small Metro 10.5 10.7 7.3 7.0 2.8 2.6
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 10.4 10.0 7.5 6.9 2.9 2.3
< 250K Pop. 10.9 12.0 6.9 7.3 2.6 3.0
Nonmetro 12.0 11.8 8.2 7.6 3.4 2.8
Urbanized 12.6 11.7 8.7 7.6 4.0 2.9
Less Urbanized 11.8 11.8 8.0 7.6 3.1 2.7
Completely Rural 11.1 12.2 7.6 7.8 2.9 2.6
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Table 1.85A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 8,279 8,353 4,030 4,077 1,535 1,627
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 1,395 1,377 674 665 264 246
New England 415 460 227 254 86 87
Middle Atlantic 979 918 447 411 178 159
Midwest 1,829 1,891 876 975 302 365
East North Central 1,315 1,333 621 701 224 267
West North Central 513 558 254 275 78 98
South 2,988 2,953 1,539 1,467 639 634
South Atlantic 1,392 1,452 691 759 269 320
East South Central 550 543 290 278 126 137
West South Central 1,046 958 557b 430 243a 178
West 2,067 2,131 942 969 330 381
Mountain 677 731 310 313 125 129
Pacific 1,390 1,400 631 656 205 252
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 4,181 4,259 2,028 2,016 737 744
Small Metro 2,796 2,747 1,379 1,406 564 606
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,830 1,782 903 925 385 432
< 250K Pop. 966 964 476 481 179 174
Nonmetro 1,302 1,347 623 655 233 276
Urbanized 606 562 277 267 110 106
Less Urbanized 561 660 275 323 106 143
Completely Rural 134 125 70 66 18 28
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Table 1.85B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 25.5 25.5 12.4 12.5 4.7 5.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 24.4 23.5 11.8 11.3 4.6 4.2
New England 27.8 30.1 15.2 16.6 5.8 5.7
Middle Atlantic 23.2 21.2 10.6 9.5 4.2 3.7
Midwest 24.5 25.6 11.8 13.2 4.1 4.9
East North Central 25.7 26.1 12.1 13.7 4.4 5.2
West North Central 22.1 24.5 10.9 12.0 3.4 4.3
South 25.5 25.3 13.1 12.6 5.5 5.4
South Atlantic 23.9 24.7 11.9 12.9 4.6 5.4
East South Central 28.2 28.7 14.9 14.7 6.5 7.2
West South Central 26.7 24.5 14.2b 11.0 6.2a 4.5
West 27.1 27.3 12.4 12.4 4.3 4.9
Mountain 28.9 31.0 13.2 13.3 5.3 5.5
Pacific 26.3 25.7 12.0 12.0 3.9 4.6
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 24.3 24.3 11.8 11.5 4.3 4.2
Small Metro 27.1 27.1 13.4 13.9 5.5 6.0
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 27.0 26.7 13.3 13.9 5.7 6.5
< 250K Pop. 27.3 27.9 13.4 13.9 5.1 5.1
Nonmetro 26.3 26.6 12.6 12.9 4.7 5.5
Urbanized 28.8 26.3 13.2 12.5 5.2 4.9
Less Urbanized 23.8 27.3 11.7 13.4 4.5 5.9
Completely Rural 27.4 24.6 14.3 12.9 3.6 5.5
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Table 1.86A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 21,896 22,475 6,044 6,752 2,437 2,908
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 4,094 3,875 1,068 1,128 451 582
New England 1,064 1,192 317 378 144 207
Middle Atlantic 3,030 2,683 751 750 307 375
Midwest 4,709 4,551 1,314 1,403 500 550
East North Central 3,469 3,339 931 1,070 390 418
West North Central 1,240 1,212 383 333 111 132
South 7,437 7,628 2,127 2,368 921 1,055
South Atlantic 4,058 3,965 1,157 1,144 501 458
East South Central 1,242 1,255 337 406 155 183
West South Central 2,138 2,408 634 818 265 414
West 5,656a 6,422 1,535 1,853 564 721
Mountain 1,720 2,008 469 596 194 265
Pacific 3,936 4,414 1,066 1,257 370 456
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 11,821 12,859 3,284 3,890 1,328a 1,778
Small Metro 6,673 6,622 1,848 1,872 743 706
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 4,663 4,638 1,380 1,347 541 467
< 250K Pop. 2,010 1,984 468 525 201 239
Nonmetro 3,403 2,995 912 990 366 424
Urbanized 1,392 1,270 417 447 123 166
Less Urbanized 1,670 1,449 415 418 189 185
Completely Rural 341 275 80 124 54 73
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Table 1.86B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 11.8 12.0 3.3 3.6 1.3 1.5
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 11.6 10.9 3.0 3.2 1.3 1.6
New England 11.4 12.8 3.4 4.0 1.6 2.2
Middle Atlantic 11.6 10.3 2.9 2.9 1.2 1.4
Midwest 11.4 10.9 3.2 3.4 1.2 1.3
East North Central 12.0 11.4 3.2 3.7 1.3 1.4
West North Central 10.0 9.7 3.1 2.7 0.9 1.1
South 11.1 11.2 3.2 3.5 1.4 1.5
South Atlantic 11.4 10.9 3.2 3.1 1.4 1.3
East South Central 11.1 11.2 3.0 3.6 1.4 1.6
West South Central 10.7 11.8 3.2 4.0 1.3 2.0
West 13.5 15.1 3.7 4.3 1.4 1.7
Mountain 14.0 15.8 3.8 4.7 1.6 2.1
Pacific 13.4 14.8 3.6 4.2 1.3 1.5
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 11.8 12.6 3.3 3.8 1.3 1.7
Small Metro 12.4 12.5 3.4 3.5 1.4 1.3
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 13.0 13.4 3.9 3.9 1.5 1.3
< 250K Pop. 11.2 10.8 2.6 2.9 1.1 1.3
Nonmetro 10.8a 9.1 2.9 3.0 1.2 1.3
Urbanized 11.9 10.1 3.6 3.6 1.1 1.3
Less Urbanized 10.5 8.7 2.6 2.5 1.2 1.1
Completely Rural 9.0 7.6 2.1 3.4 1.4 2.0
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Table 1.87A (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 30,175 30,828 10,074 10,829 3,972a 4,534
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 5,489 5,252 1,742 1,793 715 828
New England 1,480 1,651 544 631 231 295
Middle Atlantic 4,009 3,600 1,198 1,162 485 534
Midwest 6,538 6,442 2,190 2,379 802 915
East North Central 4,785 4,672 1,552 1,771 613 685
West North Central 1,753 1,770 638 608 189 230
South 10,425 10,581 3,666 3,835 1,560 1,690
South Atlantic 5,449 5,417 1,848 1,903 770 778
East South Central 1,791 1,798 627 684 281 320
West South Central 3,184 3,366 1,191 1,249 508 592
West 7,724a 8,553 2,477 2,822 894 1,102
Mountain 2,398 2,739 779 909 319 394
Pacific 5,326 5,814 1,698 1,913 575 708
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 16,002 17,118 5,313 5,906 2,065 2,522
Small Metro 9,469 9,369 3,227 3,278 1,307 1,312
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 6,493 6,421 2,283 2,272 926 899
< 250K Pop. 2,976 2,948 944 1,006 381 413
Nonmetro 4,705 4,341 1,535 1,645 600 701
Urbanized 1,999 1,833 694 714 233 272
Less Urbanized 2,231 2,109 690 741 295 328
Completely Rural 476 400 151 190 72 100
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Table 1.87B (REVISED) – Nonmedical Use of Pain Relievers in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Geographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2005 2006 2005 2006 2005 2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2006 detailed tables).
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL 13.9 14.0 4.6 4.9 1.8 2.1
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION            
Northeast 13.4 12.7 4.2 4.3 1.7 2.0
New England 13.7 15.2 5.0 5.8 2.1 2.7
Middle Atlantic 13.2 11.8 4.0 3.8 1.6 1.8
Midwest 13.4 13.1 4.5 4.9 1.6 1.9
East North Central 14.0 13.6 4.6 5.2 1.8 2.0
West North Central 11.9 12.0 4.3 4.1 1.3 1.6
South 13.3 13.3 4.7 4.8 2.0 2.1
South Atlantic 13.1 12.8 4.5 4.5 1.9 1.8
East South Central 13.7 13.7 4.8 5.2 2.2 2.4
West South Central 13.3 13.8 5.0 5.1 2.1 2.4
West 15.6 17.0 5.0 5.6 1.8 2.2
Mountain 16.3 18.2 5.3 6.0 2.2 2.6
Pacific 15.3 16.5 4.9 5.4 1.7 2.0
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 13.6 14.3 4.5 4.9 1.8 2.1
Small Metro 14.8 14.9 5.0 5.2 2.0 2.1
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 15.2 15.5 5.4 5.5 2.2 2.2
< 250K Pop. 13.8 13.6 4.4 4.6 1.8 1.9
Nonmetro 13.0a 11.4 4.2 4.3 1.7 1.8
Urbanized 14.5 12.4 5.0 4.8 1.7 1.8
Less Urbanized 12.2 11.0 3.8 3.9 1.6 1.7
Completely Rural 11.2 9.7 3.5 4.6 1.7 2.4
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Table 1.88A – Specific Hallucinogen, Inhalant, Needle, and Heroin Use in Lifetime, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Drug or Method of Administration
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Refers to lifetime use of a needle to inject a drug that was not prescribed, or that was taken only for the experience or feeling it caused.
2 These drug estimates are generated from data collected on a "noncore" module of the NSDUH questionnaire. Therefore, these estimates may be somewhat inconsistent with drug estimates based on data collected from the "core" modules because NSDUH data are not edited for consistency across the "core" and "noncore" modules of the interview.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
HALLUCINOGENS
33,728 35,281 998 986 6,820 6,614 25,910a 27,682
PCP (Angel Dust, Phencyclidine) 6,603 6,618 182a 128 716 637 5,705 5,853
LSD (Acid) 22,433 23,346 288a 218 3,417b 2,925 18,728a 20,202
Peyote 5,313 5,392 64 67 537a 420 4,711 4,905
Mescaline 8,647 8,585 44 48 697a 557 7,905 7,979
Psilocybin (Mushrooms) 18,764 19,871 528 469 4,284 4,020 13,951a 15,382
"Ecstasy" (MDMA) 11,495 12,262 399a 474 4,464 4,382 6,632 7,406
INHALANTS
22,745 22,879 2,658 2,561 4,333 4,089 15,754 16,229
Amyl Nitrite, "Poppers," Locker Room Odorizers,
    or "Rush"
8,279 8,255 413 451 733 679 7,133 7,125
Correction Fluid, Degreaser, or Cleaning Fluid 2,030 2,136 551 599 450 381 1,029 1,156
Gasoline or Lighter Fluid 3,897 3,908 907 928 672 671 2,318 2,310
Glue, Shoe Polish, or Toluene 3,931 3,912 1,083 1,017 653 594 2,195 2,301
Halothane, Ether, or Other Anesthetics 1,389 1,549 99 124 316a 219 974 1,206
Lacquer Thinner or Other Paint Solvents 1,786 1,942 438 434 373 372 976 1,136
Lighter Gases (Butane, Propane) 1,035 1,131 304 303 238 195 494 634
Nitrous Oxide or "Whippets" 11,867 11,969 404 333 2,980a 2,704 8,484 8,931
Spray Paints 2,022 2,243 769 851 405 421 847 971
Other Aerosol Sprays 2,164 2,379 563 604 688 635 912 1,140
NEEDLE USE1,2
3,678 3,889 56 81 446 393 3,175 3,415
Heroin Needle Use1,2 1,665 1,880 27 28 222 163 1,416 1,689
Cocaine Needle Use1,2 2,010 2,280 10 13 189 138 1,810 2,129
Stimulant Needle Use1,2 1,548 1,615 17a 43 208 156 1,323 1,416
HEROIN
3,534 3,785 60 60 496 511 2,979 3,214
Smoke Heroin2 1,132 1,250 25 22 163 171 944 1,057
Sniff or Snort Heroin2 2,374 2,697 25 36 358 375 1,991 2,286
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Table 1.88B – Specific Hallucinogen, Inhalant, Needle, and Heroin Use in Lifetime, by Age Group: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Drug or Method of Administration
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Refers to lifetime use of a needle to inject a drug that was not prescribed, or that was taken only for the experience or feeling it caused.
2 These drug estimates are generated from data collected on a "noncore" module of the NSDUH questionnaire. Therefore, these estimates may be somewhat inconsistent with drug estimates based on data collected from the "core" modules because NSDUH data are not edited for consistency across the "core" and "noncore" modules of the interview.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
HALLUCINOGENS
13.9 14.3 3.9 3.9 21.0 20.2 14.0 14.7
PCP (Angel Dust, Phencyclidine) 2.7 2.7 0.7a 0.5 2.2 1.9 3.1 3.1
LSD (Acid) 9.2 9.5 1.1a 0.9 10.5b 8.9 10.1 10.8
Peyote 2.2 2.2 0.3 0.3 1.7a 1.3 2.5 2.6
Mescaline 3.6 3.5 0.2 0.2 2.1a 1.7 4.3 4.2
Psilocybin (Mushrooms) 7.7 8.1 2.1 1.8 13.2a 12.3 7.5a 8.2
"Ecstasy" (MDMA) 4.7 5.0 1.6 1.9 13.7 13.4 3.6 3.9
INHALANTS
9.4 9.3 10.5 10.1 13.3 12.5 8.5 8.6
Amyl Nitrite, "Poppers," Locker Room Odorizers,
    or "Rush"
3.4 3.4 1.6 1.8 2.3 2.1 3.8 3.8
Correction Fluid, Degreaser, or Cleaning Fluid 0.8 0.9 2.2 2.4 1.4 1.2 0.6 0.6
Gasoline or Lighter Fluid 1.6 1.6 3.6 3.7 2.1 2.0 1.3 1.2
Glue, Shoe Polish, or Toluene 1.6 1.6 4.3 4.0 2.0 1.8 1.2 1.2
Halothane, Ether, or Other Anesthetics 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.5 1.0a 0.7 0.5 0.6
Lacquer Thinner or Other Paint Solvents 0.7 0.8 1.7 1.7 1.1 1.1 0.5 0.6
Lighter Gases (Butane, Propane) 0.4 0.5 1.2 1.2 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.3
Nitrous Oxide or "Whippets" 4.9 4.9 1.6a 1.3 9.2a 8.3 4.6 4.8
Spray Paints 0.8 0.9 3.0 3.4 1.2 1.3 0.5 0.5
Other Aerosol Sprays 0.9 1.0 2.2 2.4 2.1 1.9 0.5 0.6
NEEDLE USE1,2
1.5 1.6 0.2 0.3 1.4 1.2 1.7 1.8
Heroin Needle Use1,2 0.7 0.8 0.1 0.1 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.9
Cocaine Needle Use1,2 0.8 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.4 1.0 1.1
Stimulant Needle Use1,2 0.6 0.7 0.1a 0.2 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.8
HEROIN
1.5 1.5 0.2 0.2 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.7
Smoke Heroin2 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6
Sniff or Snort Heroin2 1.0 1.1 0.1 0.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2
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Table 1.89A – Nonmedical Use of Specific Pain Relievers in Lifetime, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Pain Reliever
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Pain Relievers module but fall into this category.
2 Includes Darvocet®, Darvon® or Tylenol® with Codeine, codeine, Phenaphen® with Codeine, propoxyphene, and SK-65®.
3 Includes Percocet®, Percodan® or Tylox®, and OxyContin®.
4 Includes Vicodin®, Lortab®, or Lorcet®, and hydrocodone.
5 Includes tramadol and Ultram®.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Darvocet®, Darvon®, or Tylenol® with Codeine 19,156 19,481 1,248 1,269 4,320a 4,030 13,588 14,182
Percocet®, Percodan®, or Tylox® 10,963 11,490 437 471 2,985 2,887 7,541 8,131
Vicodin®, Lortab®, or Lorcet® 17,546b 19,597 1,167 1,256 5,756 5,895 10,622b 12,446
Codeine 6,439 6,761 452 422 2,169 2,009 3,818 4,330
Demerol® 2,587 2,480 105 84 777b 603 1,704 1,793
Dilaudid® 978 963 12 10 182 152 784 802
Fioricet® 508 452 8a 25 122a 67 378 360
Fiorinal® 408 379 21 13 69a 34 318 333
Hydrocodone 6,962 7,361 421 421 2,468 2,552 4,073 4,388
Methadone 1,591 1,587 131 147 556 591 904 849
Morphine 2,377 2,456 178 198 952 882 1,248 1,376
OxyContin® 3,481b 4,098 276a 342 1,616 1,676 1,589a 2,080
Phenaphen® with Codeine 728 780 36 46 244a 175 448 560
Propoxyphene 307 409 23 38 115 78 169 294
SK-65® 43 92 5b 25 11 23 27 45
Stadol® 95 106 * 5 28 18 65 83
Talacen® 72 72 11 9 18 25 44 39
Talwin® 316 287 10 12 28 22 279 253
Talwin® NX 54a 139 5 9 26 10 23a 120
Tramadol 324a 497 30 36 153a 230 140 231
Ultram® 962 1,091 38 25 387 378 537 688
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Propoxyphene or Codeine Products1,2 20,944 21,209 1,416 1,455 4,952a 4,638 14,575 15,117
Oxycodone Products1,3 12,029 12,858 580 671 3,510 3,534 7,939 8,653
Hydrocodone Products1,4 18,875b 20,755 1,305 1,368 6,129 6,282 11,441b 13,105
Tramadol Products1,5 1,135 1,352 55 58 470 485 610 809
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Table 1.89B – Nonmedical Use of Specific Pain Relievers in Lifetime, by Age Group: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Pain Reliever
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Pain Relievers module but fall into this category.
2 Includes Darvocet®, Darvon® or Tylenol® with Codeine, codeine, Phenaphen® with Codeine, propoxyphene, and SK-65®.
3 Includes Percocet®, Percodan® or Tylox®, and OxyContin®.
4 Includes Vicodin®, Lortab®, or Lorcet®, and hydrocodone.
5 Includes tramadol and Ultram®.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Darvocet®, Darvon®, or Tylenol® with Codeine 7.9 7.9 4.9 5.0 13.3a 12.3 7.3 7.5
Percocet®, Percodan®, or Tylox® 4.5 4.7 1.7 1.9 9.2 8.8 4.1 4.3
Vicodin®, Lortab®, or Lorcet® 7.2b 8.0 4.6 4.9 17.7 18.0 5.7b 6.6
Codeine 2.6 2.7 1.8 1.7 6.7 6.1 2.1 2.3
Demerol® 1.1 1.0 0.4 0.3 2.4b 1.8 0.9 1.0
Dilaudid® 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.4
Fioricet® 0.2 0.2 0.0a 0.1 0.4a 0.2 0.2 0.2
Fiorinal® 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2a 0.1 0.2 0.2
Hydrocodone 2.9 3.0 1.7 1.7 7.6 7.8 2.2 2.3
Methadone 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.6 1.7 1.8 0.5 0.5
Morphine 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.8 2.9 2.7 0.7 0.7
OxyContin® 1.4b 1.7 1.1a 1.3 5.0 5.1 0.9a 1.1
Phenaphen® with Codeine 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.7a 0.5 0.2 0.3
Propoxyphene 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
SK-65® 0.0 0.0 0.0b 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
Stadol® 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Talacen® 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Talwin® 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
Talwin® NX 0.0a 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0a 0.1
Tramadol 0.1a 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5a 0.7 0.1 0.1
Ultram® 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.1 1.2 1.2 0.3 0.4
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Propoxyphene or Codeine Products1,2 8.6 8.6 5.6 5.7 15.2a 14.2 7.9 8.0
Oxycodone Products1,3 4.9 5.2 2.3 2.6 10.8 10.8 4.3 4.6
Hydrocodone Products1,4 7.8b 8.4 5.1 5.4 18.9 19.2 6.2b 7.0
Tramadol Products1,5 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.2 1.4 1.5 0.3 0.4
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Table 1.90A – Nonmedical Use of Specific Tranquilizers in Lifetime, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Tranquilizer
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Tranquilizers module but fall into this category.
2 Includes Klonopin® or clonazepam, Xanax®, alprazolam, Ativan®, or lorazepam, Valium® or diazepam, Librium®, Limbitrol®, Rohypnol®, Serax®, and Tranxene®.
3 Includes Equanil®, meprobamate, and Miltown®.
4 Includes Flexeril® and Soma®.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Klonopin® or Clonazepam 3,129 3,502 146 147 1,243 1,209 1,740 2,147
Xanax®, Alprazolam, Ativan®, or Lorazepam 10,291 10,766 458 485 3,027 2,923 6,806 7,358
Valium® or Diazepam 14,914 14,824 351 320 2,650 2,480 11,913 12,024
Atarax® 210 260 17 17 47 24 146 219
BuSpar® 625 641 30 29 223 181 372 430
Equanil® 163 98 7 10 26 19 130 69
Flexeril® 1,891b 2,405 64 53 479 533 1,348a 1,819
Librium® 817 724 11 20 89 57 718 646
Limbitrol® 101 77 12 8 20 26 69 43
Meprobamate 131 113 11 11 19 19 101 82
Miltown® 115 73 5 8 17 7 93 58
Rohypnol® 306 267 24 21 134 106 149 140
Serax® 111 131 9 11 26 29 76 91
Soma® 2,525 2,840 118 111 1,056 1,034 1,351 1,695
Tranxene® 105a 230 6 12 25 14 74a 204
Vistaril® 242 311 18 14 57 52 167 245
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Benzodiazepines1,2 19,686 19,662 655 667 4,092 3,955 14,939 15,040
Meprobamate Products1,3 305 216 22 24 49 42 234 150
Muscle Relaxants1,4 3,773b 4,449 164 145 1,258 1,306 2,351b 2,997
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Table 1.90B – Nonmedical Use of Specific Tranquilizers in Lifetime, by Age Group: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Tranquilizer
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Tranquilizers module but fall into this category.
2 Includes Klonopin® or clonazepam, Xanax®, alprazolam, Ativan®, or lorazepam, Valium® or diazepam, Librium®, Limbitrol®, Rohypnol®, Serax®, and Tranxene®.
3 Includes Equanil®, meprobamate, and Miltown®.
4 Includes Flexeril® and Soma®.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Klonopin® or Clonazepam 1.3 1.4 0.6 0.6 3.8 3.7 0.9 1.1
Xanax®, Alprazolam, Ativan®, or Lorazepam 4.2 4.4 1.8 1.9 9.3 8.9 3.7 3.9
Valium® or Diazepam 6.1 6.0 1.4 1.3 8.2 7.6 6.4 6.4
Atarax® 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
BuSpar® 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.2
Equanil® 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Flexeril® 0.8a 1.0 0.3 0.2 1.5 1.6 0.7a 1.0
Librium® 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.3
Limbitrol® 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Meprobamate 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Miltown® 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
Rohypnol® 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1
Serax® 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Soma® 1.0 1.2 0.5 0.4 3.3 3.2 0.7 0.9
Tranxene® 0.0a 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0a 0.1
Vistaril® 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Benzodiazepines1,2 8.1 8.0 2.6 2.6 12.6 12.1 8.1 8.0
Meprobamate Products1,3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Muscle Relaxants1,4 1.6a 1.8 0.6 0.6 3.9 4.0 1.3a 1.6
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Table 1.91A – Nonmedical Use of Specific Stimulants in Lifetime, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Stimulant
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents were asked about their use of prescription diet pills and were given the following as examples: amphetamines, Benzedrine®, Biphetamine®, Fastin®, or phentermine. However, respondents were not given an exhaustive list of examples of prescription diet pills.
2 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Stimulants module but fall into this category.
3 Includes prescription diet pills, Dexedrine®, dextroamphetamine, and Ionamin®.
4 Includes Mazanor® and Sanorex®.
5 Includes Ritalin®, methylphenidate, Methylin®, Concerta®, Metadate® CD, Focalin®, and dexmethylphenidate.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Prescription Diet Pills1 7,483 7,995 210 191 749 734 6,524 7,070
Ritalin® or Methylphenidate 4,543 4,993 436 458 1,875 1,767 2,233a 2,769
Cylert® 137 143 15 17 41 24 81 102
Dexedrine® 2,411 2,252 35 33 263 259 2,113 1,961
Dextroamphetamine 374a 578 31 25 152 129 192b 424
Didrex® 181 136 9 13 25 22 146 101
Eskatrol® 91 81 13 9 4 19 74 53
Ionamin® 292 279 3a 14 21 10 269 254
Mazanor® 31 62 9 11 9 6 13 45
Obedrin-LA® 37 55 3 1 * 4 34 49
Plegine® 34 46 4 12 3 8 27 26
Preludin® 378 354 8 4 39 16 332 334
Sanorex® 83 85 20 22 37 17 26 46
Tenuate® 93 181 5b 25 7 12 81 144
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Amphetamine, Dextroamphetamine, and
    Phentermine Products2,3
8,937 9,477 325 308 1,327 1,321 7,285 7,848
Mazindol Products2,4 104 139 29 30 46 22 29a 87
Methylphenidate or Dexmethylphenidate Products5 4,566 5,029 440 461 1,881 1,777 2,244a 2,791
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Table 1.91B – Nonmedical Use of Specific Stimulants in Lifetime, by Age Group: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Stimulant
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents were asked about their use of prescription diet pills and were given the following as examples: amphetamines, Benzedrine®, Biphetamine®, Fastin®, or phentermine. However, respondents were not given an exhaustive list of examples of prescription diet pills.
2 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Stimulants module but fall into this category.
3 Includes prescription diet pills, Dexedrine®, dextroamphetamine, and Ionamin®.
4 Includes Mazanor® and Sanorex®.
5 Includes Ritalin®, methylphenidate, Methylin®, Concerta®, Metadate® CD, Focalin®, and dexmethylphenidate.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Prescription Diet Pills1 3.1 3.2 0.8 0.8 2.3 2.2 3.5 3.8
Ritalin® or Methylphenidate 1.9 2.0 1.7 1.8 5.8 5.4 1.2a 1.5
Cylert® 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
Dexedrine® 1.0 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.8 1.1 1.0
Dextroamphetamine 0.2a 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.1b 0.2
Didrex® 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Eskatrol® 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
Ionamin® 0.1 0.1 0.0a 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
Mazanor® 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Obedrin-LA® 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.0
Plegine® 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Preludin® 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Sanorex® 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Tenuate® 0.0 0.1 0.0b 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Amphetamine, Dextroamphetamine, and
    Phentermine Products2,3
3.7 3.9 1.3 1.2 4.1 4.0 3.9 4.2
Mazindol Products2,4 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0a 0.0
Methylphenidate or Dexmethylphenidate Products5 1.9 2.0 1.7 1.8 5.8 5.4 1.2a 1.5
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Table 1.92A – Nonmedical Use of Specific Sedatives in Lifetime, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Sedative
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents were asked about their use of barbiturates and were given the following as examples: Nembutal®, pentobarbital, Seconal®, secobarbital, or butalbital. However, respondents were not given an exhaustive list of examples of barbiturates.
2 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Sedatives module but fall into this category.
3 Includes Restoril®, temazepam, Dalmane®, or Halcion®.
4 Includes barbiturates, Amytal®, Butisol®, phenobarbital, and Tuinal®.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Methaqualone, Sopor®, or Quaalude® 5,973 6,060 59 31 234 196 5,681 5,833
Barbiturates1 2,525 2,659 30 38 118 102 2,377 2,519
Restoril® or Temazepam 1,032 1,103 47 55 157 134 828 914
Amytal® 207 139 7 15 29 19 170 105
Butisol® 126 96 8 7 24 20 94 68
Chloral Hydrate 278 247 16 8 23 5 239 234
Dalmane® 414 456 27 14 25 20 362 421
Halcion® 526 572 14 16 60 42 452 514
Phenobarbital 974 1,110 27 23 94b 49 853 1,038
Placidyl® 696 698 3 8 18 10 675 681
Tuinal® 944 1,031 6 6 14 18 923 1,007
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Temazepam, Flurazepam, or Triazolam2,3 1,569 1,823 80 74 216 171 1,273 1,578
Any Barbiturates2,4 3,231 3,288 61 73 215 171 2,954 3,044
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Table 1.92B – Nonmedical Use of Specific Sedatives in Lifetime, by Age Group: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Sedative
Total
AGE GROUP
12-17
18-25
26 or Older
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents were asked about their use of barbiturates and were given the following as examples: Nembutal®, pentobarbital, Seconal®, secobarbital, or butalbital. However, respondents were not given an exhaustive list of examples of barbiturates.
2 Includes other-specify drug responses that are not asked about explicitly in the Sedatives module but fall into this category.
3 Includes Restoril®, temazepam, Dalmane®, or Halcion®.
4 Includes barbiturates, Amytal®, Butisol®, phenobarbital, and Tuinal®.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
Methaqualone, Sopor®, or Quaalude® 2.5 2.5 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.6 3.1 3.1
Barbiturates1 1.0 1.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.3 1.3 1.3
Restoril® or Temazepam 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.5
Amytal® 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Butisol® 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Chloral Hydrate 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
Dalmane® 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Halcion® 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3
Phenobarbital 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3b 0.2 0.5 0.6
Placidyl® 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.4 0.4
Tuinal® 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.5
SELECTED GROUPS OF DRUGS
               
Temazepam, Flurazepam, or Triazolam2,3 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.8
Any Barbiturates2,4 1.3 1.3 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.5 1.6 1.6

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