New Alcohol or Drug Users, Initiation of Alcohol or Drug Use

bulletTrends: New Users, Drug Initiation Rates

bulletReports on New Users or Age of First Use

bulletNew Nonmedical Users of Prescription-type Drugs:  Chapter     Tables

 

 

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Reports on New Users, Age of First Use, etc.

 

Also see:  Trends in New Users

The NSDUH Report:  Substance Use and Dependence Following Initiation of Alcohol or Illicit Drug Use

The NSDUH Report: Depression and the Initiation of Alcohol and Other Drug Use among Young Adults

The NSDUH Report: Depression and the Initiation of Alcohol and Other Drug Use among Youths Aged 12 to 17

New Nonmedical Users of Prescription-type Drugs:  Chapter     Tables

Initiation of Substance Use   2005 National Survey on Drug Use & Health

The NSDUH Report:  Nonmedical Users of Pain Relievers, Characteristics of Recent Initiates

The NSDUH Report:  Characteristics of Recent Adolescent Inhalant Initiates

The DASIS Report: Age of First Use among Admissions for Drugs: 1993 & 2003

The NSDUH Report:  Age at First Use of Marijuana and Past Year Serious Mental Illness

The DASIS Report: Characteristics of Primary Alcohol Admissions by Age of First Use of Alcohol: 2002

The NSDUH Report:  Alcohol Dependence or Abuse and Age at First Use

The NSDUH Report:  Seasonality of Youth's First Time Use of Marijuana, Cigarettes, or Alcohol

Initiation of Tobacco & Patterns of Use

The NHSDA Report:  Characteristics of New Marijuana Users

The NHSDA Report:  How Youths Get Cigarettes

Use of Incidence and Prevalence in the Substance Use Literature:  A Review  (PDF format, 116 KB)

Initiation of Substance Use (Tables H.42 - H.55)  - data from 2001 NHSDA

Initiation of Marijuana Use:  Trends, Patterns and Implications

 

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Trends in New Users, Drug Initiation Rates

 

2005 Data:

2004 Data:

2003 Data:

The DASIS Report: Age of First Use among Admissions for Drugs: 1993 & 2003

Results of the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use & Health (HTML format)

Chapter:  Trends in Initiation of New Users

Chapter:  Recent Trends in Youth & Young Adult Substance Use

2002 National Survey on Drug Use & Health

2001 Data:

2000 Data:

 

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