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10703

Table 3.1A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) Reporting About Risk and Availability of Drugs, by Age Group: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

Risk/Availability1

Total

AGE GROUP (Years)

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

PERCEPTIONS OF GREAT RISK

               

    Cigarettes

               

      Smoke one or more packs per day

145,238b

153,077

13,746b

14,843

17,394b

18,645

114,099a

119,589

    Marijuana

               

      Smoke once a month

94,974

96,603

8,402

8,670

8,039a

8,554

78,534

79,379

      Smoke once or twice a week

120,218

122,943

12,791

12,920

11,476a

12,059

95,951

97,964

    Cocaine

               

      Use once a month

163,385

166,281

12,435

12,701

19,099

19,762

131,851

133,818

      Use once or twice a week

195,137

198,818

18,575

18,859

24,627

25,253

151,935

154,707

    Heroin

               

      Try once or twice

180,568

184,837

13,900

14,272

21,901a

22,770

144,767

147,794

      Use once or twice a week

202,625

206,097

18,965

19,291

25,958

26,638

157,703

160,168

    LSD

               

      Try once or twice

163,404

167,213

12,393a

12,934

17,704b

18,635

133,307

135,643

      Use once or twice a week

191,090

194,880

17,345

17,611

23,318

24,092

150,427

153,177

    Alcohol

               

      Four or five drinks nearly every day

151,473

155,892

14,489

14,750

17,758

18,391

119,225

122,751

      Five or more drinks once or twice a week

98,204b

104,113

9,553a

9,997

10,421

10,813

78,230b

83,302

AVAILABILITY

               

    Fairly or very easy to obtain

               

      Marijuana

116,743

115,571

12,657

12,318

21,165

21,424

82,921

81,829

      Cocaine

64,317

63,139

6,018b

5,649

11,185

10,871

47,114

46,619

      Crack

61,287

60,097

6,225

6,010

9,669

9,423

45,393

44,663

      Heroin

41,354

40,005

3,950

3,799

6,498

6,252

30,906

29,954

      LSD

46,216

45,951

5,370

5,114

9,472

9,302

31,374

31,535

    Approached by someone selling drugs past month

17,452

16,405

3,599

3,692

5,183

5,025

8,670a

7,688

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1Respondents with missing data were excluded.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.1B Percentages Reporting About Risk and Availability of Drugs, by Age Group: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

Risk/Availability1

Total

AGE GROUP (Years)

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

PERCEPTIONS OF GREAT RISK

               

    Cigarettes

               

      Smoke one or more packs per day

66.7b

69.3

60.7b

64.1

61.7b

64.7

68.3b

70.8

    Marijuana

               

      Smoke once a month

44.4

44.3

37.2

37.7

28.7

29.8

48.1

47.8

      Smoke once or twice a week

56.1

56.4

56.5

56.0

40.9

41.9

58.6

58.9

    Cocaine

               

      Use once a month

76.0

76.0

55.3

55.4

68.5

69.0

80.1

80.1

      Use once or twice a week

90.6

90.8

82.4

82.1

88.1

88.1

92.2

92.4

    Heroin

               

      Try once or twice

84.0

84.4

62.0

62.3

78.7

79.5

87.9

88.3

      Use once or twice a week

94.2

94.1

84.4

84.1

93.1

93.0

95.7

95.6

    LSD

               

      Try once or twice

76.6

76.8

56.3

57.2

64.0a

65.2

81.4

81.5

      Use once or twice a week

89.4

89.4

78.6

77.7

84.2

84.3

91.8

91.9

    Alcohol

               

      Four or five drinks nearly every day

69.6a

70.6

63.6

63.7

63.0

63.8

71.5

72.7

      Five or more drinks once or twice a week

45.1b

47.1

42.0a

43.2

37.0

37.5

46.9b

49.3

AVAILABILITY

               

    Fairly or very easy to obtain

               

      Marijuana

56.9b

54.8

56.5b

54.1

76.5a

75.3

53.5b

51.2

      Cocaine

32.3b

30.4

27.5b

25.2

41.8b

39.0

31.3a

29.6

      Crack

30.9b

29.0

28.4b

26.8

36.3b

33.9

30.2b

28.4

      Heroin

20.9b

19.4

18.1b

17.0

24.6b

22.6

20.7b

19.2

      LSD

23.4a

22.3

24.9b

23.0

35.6b

33.5

21.1

20.2

    Approached by someone selling drugs past month

8.0a

7.4

15.6

15.9

18.3

17.4

5.2a

4.5

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1Respondents with missing data were excluded.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.2A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Cigarette Smoking: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1

(II) Drug Use

Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

13,746b

14,843

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,084

1,155

1,148

1,094

AGE

   

    Marijuana

769

834

888

836

    12-13

4,427b

4,925

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

4,630b

5,068

    Than Marijuana2

510

526

518

538

    16-17

4,690

4,850

    Cigarettes

1,557

1,467

1,844a

1,649

     

    Alcohol

2,058

2,120

1,727

1,685

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,182

1,254

1,130

1,173

    Male

6,533b

7,119

         

    Female

7,213b

7,725

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,334

2,335

2,170a

1,986

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,636

1,646

1,605

1,472

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

9,018b

9,695

    Than Marijuana2

1,340

1,346

1,302

1,260

    Black Only

1,957

2,133

    Cigarettes

2,639

2,474

2,700b

2,365

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

68

*

    Alcohol

4,358

4,499

3,439a

3,184

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

551

507

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,381

3,551

2,919a

2,689

    More Than One Race

220

236

    Marijuana

2,267

2,371

2,017

1,886

    Hispanic

1,904a

2,152

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

2,175

2,269

1,988

1,921

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

4,551

4,574

3,915b

3,466

    Large Metro

6,983a

7,381

    Alcohol

5,568

5,772

4,213a

3,920

    Small Metro

4,157b

4,536

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

2,607b

2,927

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.2B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Cigarette Smoking: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1

(II) Drug Use

Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

60.7b

64.1

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

7.9

7.8

12.9

13.2

AGE

   

    Marijuana

5.6

5.6

10.0

10.1

    12-13

60.6b

64.6

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

60.3b

63.4

    Than Marijuana2

3.7

3.5

5.8

6.5

    16-17

61.1b

64.5

    Cigarettes

11.3b

9.9

20.7

19.8

     

    Alcohol

15.0

14.3

19.4

20.3

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

8.6

8.4

12.7a

14.1

    Male

56.5b

60.2

         

    Female

65.0b

68.3

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

17.0a

15.7

24.3

23.9

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

11.9

11.1

18.0

17.7

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

60.0b

63.8

    Than Marijuana2

9.7

9.1

14.6

15.2

    Black Only

62.9

64.9

    Cigarettes

19.2b

16.7

30.3a

28.5

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

52.1

*

    Alcohol

31.7a

30.3

38.6

38.3

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

63.4

61.6

    Any Illicit Drug2

24.6

23.9

32.7

32.4

    More Than One Race

61.3

65.2

    Marijuana

16.5

16.0

22.6

22.7

    Hispanic

61.2b

65.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

15.8

15.3

22.3

23.1

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

33.1b

30.8

43.9a

41.7

    Large Metro

61.9b

65.6

    Alcohol

40.5a

38.9

47.2

47.2

    Small Metro

60.9b

63.6

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

57.3b

61.5

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.3A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1

(II) Drug Use

Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

8,402

8,670

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

354

296

1,884

1,950

AGE

   

    Marijuana

164

132

1,493

1,538

    12-13

3,308

3,445

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

2,850

2,949

    Than Marijuana2

220

205

811

855

    16-17

2,244

2,277

    Cigarettes

650a

546

2,746a

2,562

     

    Alcohol

764

764

3,020

3,026

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

394

420

1,916

2,001

    Male

4,030

4,149

         

    Female

4,371

4,521

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

792

712

3,726

3,609

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

385

343

2,861

2,779

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

5,491

5,658

    Than Marijuana2

510

496

2,146

2,106

    Black Only

1,246

1,271

    Cigarettes

1,167a

1,022

4,169b

3,803

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

37

40

    Alcohol

1,857

1,887

5,938

5,771

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

345

312

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,316

1,253

4,994

4,978

    More Than One Race

123

125

    Marijuana

625

608

3,657

3,648

    Hispanic

1,141

1,249

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

943

911

3,233

3,274

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

2,169

2,043

6,276a

5,974

    Large Metro

4,088

4,057

    Alcohol

2,568

2,585

7,201

7,073

    Small Metro

2,465a

2,712

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

1,849

1,901

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.3B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1

(II) Drug Use

Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

37.2

37.7

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

4.2a

3.4

13.3

13.6

AGE

   

    Marijuana

2.0

1.5

10.5

10.7

    12-13

45.5

45.6

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

37.2

37.1

    Than Marijuana2

2.6

2.4

5.7

6.0

    16-17

29.3

30.3

    Cigarettes

7.7b

6.3

19.4b

17.9

     

    Alcohol

9.1

8.8

21.3

21.1

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

4.7

4.8

13.5

14.0

    Male

34.9

35.3

         

    Female

39.6

40.2

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

9.4a

8.2

26.3

25.2

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

4.6

4.0

20.2

19.4

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

36.7

37.4

    Than Marijuana2

6.1

5.7

15.1

14.7

    Black Only

40.0

38.8

    Cigarettes

13.9b

11.8

29.4b

26.5

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

28.7

27.7

    Alcohol

22.1

21.8

41.9a

40.2

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

39.6

38.8

    Any Illicit Drug2

15.7

14.4

35.2

34.7

    More Than One Race

34.6

34.9

    Marijuana

7.4

7.0

25.8

25.4

    Hispanic

36.6

38.5

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

11.2

10.5

22.8

22.8

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

25.8b

23.6

44.3b

41.6

    Large Metro

36.4

36.2

    Alcohol

30.6

29.8

50.8

49.3

    Small Metro

36.3a

38.3

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

40.7

40.2

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.4A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

12,791

12,920

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

467

413

1,770

1,839

AGE

   

    Marijuana

228a

181

1,428

1,491

    12-13

4,852

5,068

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

4,341

4,457

    Than Marijuana2

285

280

747

785

    16-17

3,597

3,395

    Cigarettes

1,011b

757

2,381

2,349

     

    Alcohol

1,270

1,150

2,515

2,649

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

651

605

1,657a

1,822

    Male

6,231

6,234

         

    Female

6,560

6,687

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,223a

1,071

3,293

3,256

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

646b

532

2,598

2,589

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

8,773

8,816

    Than Marijuana2

775

723

1,880

1,882

    Black Only

1,544

1,601

    Cigarettes

1,835b

1,491

3,497

3,335

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

59

*

    Alcohol

3,093

2,914

4,717

4,753

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

548

504

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,047

1,891

4,267

4,347

    More Than One Race

198

180

    Marijuana

1,027

925

3,256

3,333

    Hispanic

1,645

1,731

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,438

1,339

2,744

2,847

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

3,403b

3,013

5,046

5,010

    Large Metro

6,275

6,108

    Alcohol

4,121

3,956

5,672

5,711

    Small Metro

3,792

4,021

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

2,724

2,791

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.4B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

56.5

56.0

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

3.6

3.2

18.0

18.1

AGE

   

    Marijuana

1.8a

1.4

14.5

14.7

    12-13

66.5

66.8

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

56.5

55.9

    Than Marijuana2

2.2

2.2

7.6

7.7

    16-17

47.0

45.2

    Cigarettes

7.9b

5.9

24.2

23.1

     

    Alcohol

9.9a

8.9

25.5

26.1

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

5.1

4.7

16.8

17.9

    Male

53.9

52.9

         

    Female

59.2

59.3

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

9.6b

8.3

33.4

32.1

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

5.1b

4.1

26.4

25.5

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

58.5

58.2

    Than Marijuana2

6.1

5.6

19.1

18.5

    Black Only

49.6

48.8

    Cigarettes

14.4b

11.5

35.5b

32.9

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

45.6

*

    Alcohol

24.2a

22.6

47.9

46.8

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

63.3

62.8

    Any Illicit Drug2

16.0a

14.6

43.3

42.8

    More Than One Race

55.6

49.8

    Marijuana

8.0a

7.2

33.1

32.8

    Hispanic

52.8

53.0

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

11.2

10.4

27.9

28.0

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

26.6b

23.3

51.3a

49.4

    Large Metro

55.7

54.5

    Alcohol

32.2a

30.6

57.6

56.3

    Small Metro

55.6

56.5

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

59.8

58.9

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.5A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using Cocaine Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use Cocaine Once a Month1

(II) Drug Use

Use Cocaine Once a Month1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

12,435

12,701

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,135

1,210

1,060

1,022

AGE

   

    Marijuana

853

948

772

711

    12-13

3,485

3,686

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

4,197

4,315

    Than Marijuana2

448

483

568

572

    16-17

4,753

4,700

    Cigarettes

1,938

1,818

1,398a

1,260

     

    Alcohol

2,220

2,211

1,533

1,557

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,331

1,431

953

982

    Male

6,457

6,611

         

    Female

5,977

6,090

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,420

2,382

2,034

1,912

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,806

1,807

1,391

1,285

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

8,260

8,389

    Than Marijuana2

1,252

1,296

1,369

1,299

    Black Only

1,886

1,955

    Cigarettes

3,023a

2,779

2,228a

2,006

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

65

*

    Alcohol

4,494

4,387

3,228

3,231

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

420

391

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,438

3,493

2,796

2,706

    More Than One Race

208

186

    Marijuana

2,509

2,583

1,722

1,640

    Hispanic

1,569

1,682

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

2,067

2,111

2,063

2,052

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

4,872

4,683

3,468

3,278

    Large Metro

6,149

6,206

    Alcohol

5,628

5,538

4,068

4,073

    Small Metro

3,708

3,927

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

2,577

2,568

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.5B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using Cocaine Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use Cocaine Once a Month1

(II) Drug Use

Use Cocaine Once a Month1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

55.3

55.4

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

9.1

9.5

10.6

10.0

AGE

   

    Marijuana

6.9

7.5

7.7

6.9

    12-13

48.1

48.8

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

55.1

54.5

    Than Marijuana2

3.6

3.8

5.7

5.6

    16-17

62.4

62.9

    Cigarettes

15.6a

14.3

13.9b

12.3

     

    Alcohol

17.8

17.4

15.3

15.2

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

10.7

11.3

9.5

9.6

    Male

56.4

56.4

         

    Female

54.1

54.3

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

19.5

18.8

20.2a

18.7

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

14.5

14.2

13.8a

12.5

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

55.5

55.7

    Than Marijuana2

10.1

10.2

13.6

12.7

    Black Only

60.7

59.9

    Cigarettes

24.3b

21.9

22.2b

19.6

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

50.8

*

    Alcohol

36.1a

34.5

32.1

31.5

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

48.4

48.3

    Any Illicit Drug2

27.7

27.5

27.8

26.4

    More Than One Race

59.4

51.8

    Marijuana

20.2

20.3

17.1

16.0

    Hispanic

50.6

51.7

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

16.6

16.6

20.5

20.0

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

39.2b

36.9

34.5b

32.0

    Large Metro

54.8

55.6

    Alcohol

45.3a

43.6

40.5

39.8

    Small Metro

54.9

55.5

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

57.2a

54.5

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.6A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

18,575

18,859

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,655

1,651

542

584

AGE

   

    Marijuana

1,241

1,280

384

384

    12-13

5,553

5,814

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

6,356

6,570

    Than Marijuana2

690

678

327

375

    16-17

6,666

6,475

    Cigarettes

2,679a

2,468

660

617

     

    Alcohol

3,086

3,069

662

699

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,833

1,931

447

481

    Male

9,500

9,621

         

    Female

9,075

9,238

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,528

3,358

927

942

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

2,592

2,481

606

620

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

12,696

12,790

    Than Marijuana2

1,950

1,886

671

709

    Black Only

2,418

2,526

    Cigarettes

4,273b

3,867

984

926

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

90

92

    Alcohol

6,492

6,355

1,232

1,271

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

692

610

    Any Illicit Drug2

5,024

4,930

1,213

1,275

    More Than One Race

298

282

    Marijuana

3,518

3,474

716

760

    Hispanic

2,348

2,510

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

3,178

3,123

953

1,042

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

6,978b

6,554

1,378

1,417

    Large Metro

9,225

9,182

    Alcohol

8,156

7,987

1,545

1,636

    Small Metro

5,568

5,785

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

3,782

3,892

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.6B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

82.4

82.1

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

8.9

8.8

13.7

14.2

AGE

   

    Marijuana

6.7

6.8

9.7

9.3

    12-13

76.4

76.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

83.2

82.8

    Than Marijuana2

3.7

3.6

8.3

9.1

    16-17

87.4

86.6

    Cigarettes

14.4b

13.1

16.7

15.0

     

    Alcohol

16.6

16.3

16.8

17.0

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

9.9

10.2

11.3

11.7

    Male

82.8

82.1

         

    Female

82.1

82.1

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

19.0a

17.8

23.4

22.9

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

14.0

13.2

15.3

15.1

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

85.1

84.8

    Than Marijuana2

10.5

10.0

17.0

17.2

    Black Only

77.7

77.5

    Cigarettes

23.0b

20.5

24.9a

22.5

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

70.3

65.4

    Alcohol

34.9a

33.7

31.2

30.9

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

80.3

75.2

    Any Illicit Drug2

27.0

26.1

30.7

31.0

    More Than One Race

85.5

78.6

    Marijuana

18.9

18.4

18.1

18.5

    Hispanic

75.6

77.2

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

17.1

16.6

24.1

25.3

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

37.6b

34.8

34.8

34.4

    Large Metro

82.1

82.2

    Alcohol

43.9a

42.4

39.1

39.8

    Small Metro

82.2

81.7

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

83.7

82.4

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.7A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Trying Heroin Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Try Heroin Once or Twice1

(II) Drug Use

Try Heroin Once or Twice1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

13,900

14,272

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,505

1,566

685

662

AGE

   

    Marijuana

1,156

1,224

465

433

    12-13

3,787

3,986

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

4,713

4,889

    Than Marijuana2

646

678

367

373

    16-17

5,399

5,397

    Cigarettes

2,368

2,256

951a

819

     

    Alcohol

2,628

2,646

1,126

1,114

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,634

1,735

652

672

    Male

7,230

7,376

         

    Female

6,670

6,896

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,018

2,953

1,428

1,331

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

2,274

2,272

919a

814

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

9,091

9,411

    Than Marijuana2

1,665

1,660

951

924

    Black Only

2,071

2,085

    Cigarettes

3,597a

3,352

1,644b

1,427

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

80

*

    Alcohol

5,274

5,191

2,449

2,417

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

475

401

    Any Illicit Drug2

4,179

4,198

2,043

1,988

    More Than One Race

227

223

    Marijuana

3,064

3,149

1,156

1,067

    Hispanic

1,926

2,034

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

2,605

2,643

1,518

1,512

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

5,679

5,488

2,656a

2,459

    Large Metro

6,929

6,972

    Alcohol

6,557

6,479

3,132

3,123

    Small Metro

4,178

4,385

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

2,794

2,915

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.7B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Trying Heroin Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Try Heroin Once or Twice1

(II) Drug Use

Try Heroin Once or Twice1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

62.0

62.3

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

10.8

11.0

8.0

7.7

AGE

   

    Marijuana

8.3

8.6

5.5

5.0

    12-13

52.5

52.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

61.9

61.8

    Than Marijuana2

4.6

4.8

4.3

4.3

    16-17

71.1

72.4

    Cigarettes

17.0a

15.8

11.2b

9.5

     

    Alcohol

18.9

18.5

13.2

12.9

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

11.8

12.2

7.7

7.8

    Male

63.4

63.1

         

    Female

60.6

61.5

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

21.7

20.7

16.8

15.4

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

16.4

15.9

10.8a

9.4

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

61.2a

62.5

    Than Marijuana2

12.0

11.6

11.2

10.7

    Black Only

66.6

64.1

    Cigarettes

25.9b

23.5

19.3b

16.5

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

63.0

*

    Alcohol

37.9a

36.4

28.7

28.0

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

54.7

50.3

    Any Illicit Drug2

30.1

29.4

24.0

23.0

    More Than One Race

66.1

62.4

    Marijuana

22.0

22.1

13.6

12.4

    Hispanic

62.6

62.7

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

18.7

18.5

17.8

17.5

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

40.9b

38.5

31.2b

28.5

    Large Metro

62.0

62.6

    Alcohol

47.2a

45.4

36.8

36.2

    Small Metro

62.0

62.1

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

62.0

61.9

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.8A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

18,965

19,291

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,857

1,912

337

321

AGE

   

    Marijuana

1,417

1,482

207

178

    12-13

5,568

5,833

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

6,510

6,696

    Than Marijuana2

824

835

189

220

    16-17

6,887

6,762

    Cigarettes

2,923

2,740

404a

340

     

    Alcohol

3,320

3,327

431

440

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

2,014

2,133

270

279

    Male

9,703

9,884

         

    Female

9,262

9,407

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,820

3,684

636

611

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

2,847

2,770

355

323

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

12,984

13,103

    Than Marijuana2

2,172

2,132

446

460

    Black Only

2,417

2,544

    Cigarettes

4,594b

4,205

660

579

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

*

110

    Alcohol

6,875

6,723

858

896

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

681

598

    Any Illicit Drug2

5,336

5,293

899

905

    More Than One Race

296

295

    Marijuana

3,799

3,805

434

421

    Hispanic

2,459

2,594

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

3,423

3,430

702

734

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

7,329a

6,963

1,031

992

    Large Metro

9,414

9,409

    Alcohol

8,542

8,417

1,162

1,200

    Small Metro

5,699

5,913

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

3,852

3,968

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.8B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

84.4

84.1

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

9.8

9.9

9.6

8.8

AGE

   

    Marijuana

7.5

7.7

5.9

4.9

    12-13

76.9

77.2

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

85.2

84.5

    Than Marijuana2

4.3

4.3

5.4

6.0

    16-17

90.5

90.5

    Cigarettes

15.4a

14.2

11.5b

9.3

     

    Alcohol

17.5

17.2

12.3

12.0

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

10.6

11.1

7.7

7.6

    Male

84.8

84.4

         

    Female

83.9

83.7

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

20.1a

19.1

18.1

16.7

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

15.0

14.4

10.1

8.8

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

87.1

86.9

    Than Marijuana2

11.5

11.1

12.7

12.6

    Black Only

77.8

78.0

    Cigarettes

24.2b

21.8

18.8b

15.8

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

*

76.6

    Alcohol

36.3a

34.9

24.4

24.5

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

78.8

74.4

    Any Illicit Drug2

28.1

27.4

25.5

24.7

    More Than One Race

85.5

83.3

    Marijuana

20.0

19.7

12.4

11.5

    Hispanic

79.7

79.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

18.1

17.8

19.9

20.1

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

38.6b

36.1

29.3

27.1

    Large Metro

83.9

84.2

    Alcohol

45.0a

43.6

33.0

32.8

    Small Metro

84.3

83.7

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

85.4

84.2

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.9A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Trying LSD Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Try LSD Once or Twice1

(II) Drug Use

Try LSD Once or Twice1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

12,393a

12,934

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,061

1,070

1,122

1,139

AGE

   

    Marijuana

780

797

844

852

    12-13

3,567b

3,897

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

4,244

4,403

    Than Marijuana2

438

450

565

589

    16-17

4,582

4,634

    Cigarettes

1,787

1,704

1,530a

1,364

     

    Alcohol

2,015

2,045

1,703

1,695

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,190

1,281

1,080

1,115

    Male

6,335

6,607

         

    Female

6,058

6,327

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,230

2,182

2,163

2,066

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,603

1,597

1,566

1,474

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

8,034a

8,461

    Than Marijuana2

1,175

1,177

1,411

1,379

    Black Only

1,929

1,964

    Cigarettes

2,816

2,635

2,397b

2,121

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

73

68

    Alcohol

4,235

4,270

3,391

3,273

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

401

369

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,205

3,303

2,930

2,833

    More Than One Race

195

197

    Marijuana

2,237

2,332

1,943

1,865

    Hispanic

1,737

1,840

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,944

2,012

2,124

2,099

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

4,577

4,551

3,671b

3,346

    Large Metro

6,120

6,243

    Alcohol

5,385

5,469

4,175

4,049

    Small Metro

3,680a

3,965

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

2,594

2,726

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.9B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Trying LSD Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Try LSD Once or Twice1

(II) Drug Use

Try LSD Once or Twice1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

56.3

57.2

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

8.6

8.3

11.7

11.8

AGE

   

    Marijuana

6.3

6.2

8.8

8.8

    12-13

51.2

53.1

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

56.6

56.1

    Than Marijuana2

3.5

3.5

5.9

6.1

    16-17

60.8

62.5

    Cigarettes

14.4a

13.2

15.9b

14.1

     

    Alcohol

16.3

15.8

17.7

17.5

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

9.6

9.9

11.2

11.5

    Male

56.5

57.2

         

    Female

56.1

57.2

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

18.0a

16.9

22.5

21.4

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

12.9

12.3

16.3

15.2

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

55.0b

56.9

    Than Marijuana2

9.5

9.1

14.7

14.3

    Black Only

63.5

61.4

    Cigarettes

22.7b

20.4

24.9b

21.9

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

57.8

48.8

    Alcohol

34.2

33.0

35.3

33.9

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

48.1

46.9

    Any Illicit Drug2

25.9

25.5

30.5

29.3

    More Than One Race

58.2

55.5

    Marijuana

18.0

18.0

20.2

19.3

    Hispanic

57.8

57.5

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

15.7

15.6

22.1

21.7

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

36.9a

35.2

38.2b

34.6

    Large Metro

55.9

57.0

    Alcohol

43.5

42.3

43.4

41.9

    Small Metro

55.6

56.7

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

58.4

58.6

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.10A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

17,345

17,611

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,515

1,531

659

679

AGE

   

    Marijuana

1,148

1,168

473

481

    12-13

5,115

5,367

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

5,943

6,148

    Than Marijuana2

637

650

362

391

    16-17

6,287

6,096

    Cigarettes

2,484

2,307

821

754

     

    Alcohol

2,895

2,861

823

876

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,702

1,798

570

593

    Male

8,792

8,942

         

    Female

8,553

8,669

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,223

3,073

1,170

1,178

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

2,381

2,264

786

808

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

11,861

11,985

    Than Marijuana2

1,768

1,737

818

820

    Black Only

2,254

2,338

    Cigarettes

3,984b

3,598

1,225

1,152

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

90

94

    Alcohol

6,060

5,915

1,572

1,635

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

616

543

    Any Illicit Drug2

4,581

4,557

1,564

1,580

    More Than One Race

271

271

    Marijuana

3,222

3,202

961

996

    Hispanic

2,216

2,334

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

2,872

2,893

1,204

1,217

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

6,476a

6,116

1,776

1,772

    Large Metro

8,571

8,552

    Alcohol

7,590

7,491

1,976

2,039

    Small Metro

5,210

5,401

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

3,565

3,659

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.10B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

78.6

77.7

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

8.7

8.7

14.0

13.5

AGE

   

    Marijuana

6.6

6.6

10.0

9.5

    12-13

73.2

72.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

79.0

78.2

    Than Marijuana2

3.7

3.7

7.7

7.7

    16-17

83.3

82.1

    Cigarettes

14.3a

13.1

17.4b

15.0

     

    Alcohol

16.7

16.2

17.5

17.4

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

9.8

10.2

12.1

11.8

    Male

78.3

77.3

         

    Female

79.0

78.1

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

18.6a

17.4

24.8

23.3

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

13.7a

12.9

16.7

16.0

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

81.0

80.4

    Than Marijuana2

10.2

9.9

17.4

16.3

    Black Only

74.1

73.0

    Cigarettes

23.0b

20.4

26.0b

22.8

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

70.8

68.1

    Alcohol

34.9a

33.6

33.4

32.4

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

73.8

69.2

    Any Illicit Drug2

26.4

25.9

33.2

31.3

    More Than One Race

79.5

76.5

    Marijuana

18.6

18.2

20.4

19.7

    Hispanic

73.6

72.8

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

16.6

16.4

25.6

24.1

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

37.3b

34.7

37.7a

35.1

    Large Metro

78.0

77.8

    Alcohol

43.8

42.5

41.9

40.4

    Small Metro

78.7

77.1

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

80.0

78.6

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.11A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1

(II) Drug Use

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

14,489

14,750

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,062

991

1,167

1,256

AGE

   

    Marijuana

774

720

883

952

    12-13

4,838a

5,093

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

4,763

4,916

    Than Marijuana2

467

449

556

612

    16-17

4,888

4,740

    Cigarettes

1,615b

1,384

1,789

1,723

     

    Alcohol

1,907

1,795

1,896

1,999

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,020

991

1,304a

1,429

    Male

6,727

6,973

         

    Female

7,763

7,777

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,301b

2,081

2,203

2,241

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,631a

1,474

1,610

1,644

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

9,468

9,496

    Than Marijuana2

1,297

1,192

1,348

1,414

    Black Only

2,117

2,215

    Cigarettes

2,718b

2,344

2,619

2,487

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

72

81

    Alcohol

4,294

4,061

3,531

3,613

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

623

595

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,322

3,159

2,984

3,080

    More Than One Race

237

252

    Marijuana

2,241

2,099

2,046

2,160

    Hispanic

1,946

2,076

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

2,104

2,031

2,068

2,157

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

4,545b

4,214

3,921

3,821

    Large Metro

7,459

7,509

    Alcohol

5,471

5,277

4,349

4,408

    Small Metro

4,317

4,446

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

2,713

2,795

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.11B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1

(II) Drug Use

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

63.6

63.7

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

7.3

6.7

14.1

15.0

AGE

   

    Marijuana

5.3

4.9

10.6

11.3

    12-13

65.5

66.8

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

61.7

61.5

    Than Marijuana2

3.2

3.0

6.7

7.3

    16-17

63.6

63.1

    Cigarettes

11.1b

9.4

21.6

20.5

     

    Alcohol

13.2a

12.2

22.9

23.8

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

7.0

6.7

15.7

17.0

    Male

57.9

59.0

         

    Female

69.6

68.6

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

15.9b

14.1

26.6

26.7

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

11.3b

10.0

19.4

19.6

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

62.7

62.5

    Than Marijuana2

9.0a

8.1

16.2

16.9

    Black Only

67.5

67.5

    Cigarettes

18.8b

15.9

31.6a

29.6

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

55.5

56.7

    Alcohol

29.6b

27.5

42.6

43.1

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

71.4

71.7

    Any Illicit Drug2

22.9a

21.4

36.0

36.7

    More Than One Race

66.1

69.7

    Marijuana

15.5a

14.2

24.7

25.7

    Hispanic

62.0

63.4

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

14.5

13.8

24.9

25.7

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

31.4b

28.6

47.3

45.5

    Large Metro

65.7

66.7

    Alcohol

37.8b

35.8

52.4

52.5

    Small Metro

62.9

62.3

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

59.3

58.7

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.12A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcohol Beverage Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

9,553a

9,997

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

662

645

1,566

1,600

AGE

   

    Marijuana

447

438

1,206

1,232

    12-13

3,284a

3,532

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

3,147a

3,354

    Than Marijuana2

315

318

709

744

    16-17

3,121

3,111

    Cigarettes

1,006

914

2,401a

2,198

     

    Alcohol

1,049

1,036

2,757

2,762

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

555

562

1,768

1,861

    Male

4,479a

4,769

         

    Female

5,074

5,229

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,407

1,340

3,100

2,985

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

964

908

2,276

2,210

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

5,872

6,060

    Than Marijuana2

780

789

1,868

1,818

    Black Only

1,685

1,771

    Cigarettes

1,694

1,560

3,653b

3,273

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

55

58

    Alcohol

2,490

2,526

5,339

5,149

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

402

425

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,088

2,072

4,222

4,168

    More Than One Race

163

159

    Marijuana

1,374

1,334

2,911

2,926

    Hispanic

1,351

1,497

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,320

1,322

2,855

2,867

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

2,908

2,787

5,568a

5,248

    Large Metro

4,922

4,968

    Alcohol

3,314

3,361

6,506

6,326

    Small Metro

2,849

3,072

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

1,783a

1,958

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.12B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Perceived Great Risk of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having 4 or 5 Drinks of an Alcohol Beverage Once or Twice a Week: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1

(II) Drug Use

Have 4 or 5 Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1

Great Risk

Great Risk

Moderate/Slight/No Risk

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

42.0a

43.2

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

6.9

6.5

11.9

12.2

AGE

   

    Marijuana

4.7

4.4

9.1

9.4

    12-13

44.6

46.3

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

40.8

42.0

    Than Marijuana2

3.3

3.2

5.4

5.7

    16-17

40.7

41.4

    Cigarettes

10.5b

9.1

18.2a

16.7

     

    Alcohol

11.0

10.4

20.9

21.0

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

5.8

5.6

13.4

14.2

    Male

38.6a

40.4

         

    Female

45.5

46.2

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

14.7a

13.4

23.5

22.7

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

10.1a

9.1

17.2

16.8

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

38.9

39.9

    Than Marijuana2

8.2

7.9

14.2

13.8

    Black Only

53.9

53.9

    Cigarettes

17.7b

15.6

27.7b

24.9

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

42.8

40.5

    Alcohol

26.1

25.3

40.5

39.2

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

46.0

51.4

    Any Illicit Drug2

21.9

20.7

32.0

31.7

    More Than One Race

45.4

43.8

    Marijuana

14.4

13.3

22.1

22.3

    Hispanic

43.1

45.8

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

13.8

13.2

21.6

21.8

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

30.4b

27.9

42.2b

40.0

    Large Metro

43.4

44.2

    Alcohol

34.7

33.6

49.3

48.2

    Small Metro

41.6

43.1

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

39.1

41.1

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.13A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Marijuana Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Marijuana: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

12,657

12,318

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,941

1,959

288

288

AGE

   

    Marijuana

1,536

1,545

119

129

    12-13

2,103

2,059

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

4,658

4,588

    Than Marijuana2

824

874

200

187

    16-17

5,896

5,671

    Cigarettes

2,877b

2,624

514

480

     

    Alcohol

3,259

3,199

539

600

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

2,057

2,142

268

283

    Male

6,459

6,246

         

    Female

6,198

6,072

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

3,801

3,619

711

706

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

2,971

2,817

280

307

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

8,484

8,228

    Than Marijuana2

2,122

2,124

527

482

    Black Only

1,786

1,791

    Cigarettes

4,297b

3,888

1,021

923

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

*

75

    Alcohol

6,319

6,094

1,499

1,571

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

384b

286

    Any Illicit Drug2

5,085

5,009

1,223

1,227

    More Than One Race

214

200

    Marijuana

3,860

3,808

440

460

    Hispanic

1,694

1,705

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

3,214

3,242

955

942

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

6,609b

6,195

1,846

1,791

    Large Metro

6,345

6,108

    Alcohol

7,621

7,378

2,171

2,274

    Small Metro

3,849

3,758

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

2,462

2,452

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.13B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Marijuana Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Marijuana: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

56.5b

54.1

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

15.3

15.9

3.0

2.8

AGE

   

    Marijuana

12.1

12.5

1.2

1.2

    12-13

29.4

27.6

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

61.2b

58.4

    Than Marijuana2

6.5

7.1

2.1

1.8

    16-17

77.4

76.0

    Cigarettes

22.7a

21.3

5.3

4.6

     

    Alcohol

25.7

26.0

5.5

5.7

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

16.3a

17.4

2.8

2.7

    Male

56.3b

53.5

         

    Female

56.8a

54.7

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

30.0

29.4

7.3

6.8

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

23.5

22.9

2.9

2.9

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

57.4b

55.1

    Than Marijuana2

16.8

17.2

5.4a

4.6

    Black Only

57.5

55.2

    Cigarettes

34.0b

31.6

10.5b

8.8

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

*

53.4

    Alcohol

49.9

49.5

15.4

15.0

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

44.4b

35.6

    Any Illicit Drug2

40.2

40.7

12.6

11.7

    More Than One Race

61.2

56.7

    Marijuana

30.5

30.9

4.5

4.4

    Hispanic

54.5

52.8

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

25.4

26.3

9.8

9.0

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

52.2a

50.3

19.0b

17.1

    Large Metro

56.8a

55.1

    Alcohol

60.2

59.9

22.3

21.8

    Small Metro

57.1b

53.4

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

54.9

52.8

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.14A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Cocaine Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Cocaine: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

6,018b

5,649

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

974

991

1,191

1,226

AGE

   

    Marijuana

761

760

840

886

    12-13

1,243a

1,104

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

2,069

1,949

    Than Marijuana2

466

521

540

526

    16-17

2,706

2,596

    Cigarettes

1,356a

1,214

1,933

1,825

     

    Alcohol

1,522

1,442

2,156

2,290

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

984

1,011

1,280

1,382

    Male

2,731b

2,497

         

    Female

3,286

3,152

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,809

1,663

2,566

2,571

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,378

1,273

1,756

1,779

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

3,753b

3,456

    Than Marijuana2

1,113

1,106

1,476

1,459

    Black Only

1,003

929

    Cigarettes

1,944a

1,749

3,228a

2,974

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

29

*

    Alcohol

2,822

2,646

4,740

4,873

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

165

146

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,389

2,289

3,729

3,822

    More Than One Race

87

99

    Marijuana

1,768

1,697

2,373

2,473

    Hispanic

969

982

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,644

1,661

2,426

2,457

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

2,951b

2,703

5,243

5,141

    Large Metro

3,043

2,867

    Alcohol

3,398

3,260

6,070

6,221

    Small Metro

1,830

1,690

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

1,145

1,092

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.14B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Cocaine Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Cocaine: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

27.5b

25.2

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

16.2

17.5

7.5

7.3

AGE

   

    Marijuana

12.7

13.5

5.3

5.3

    12-13

17.6b

14.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

27.8b

25.2

    Than Marijuana2

7.7a

9.2

3.4

3.1

    16-17

36.8

35.6

    Cigarettes

22.5

21.5

12.2b

10.9

     

    Alcohol

25.3

25.5

13.6

13.6

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

16.3

17.9

8.1

8.2

    Male

24.4b

21.7

         

    Female

30.8a

28.8

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

30.1

29.4

16.2

15.3

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

22.9

22.5

11.1

10.6

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

26.0b

23.5

    Than Marijuana2

18.5

19.6

9.3

8.7

    Black Only

33.3b

29.0

    Cigarettes

32.3

31.0

20.4b

17.7

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

23.2

*

    Alcohol

46.9

46.8

29.9

29.0

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

19.5

18.5

    Any Illicit Drug2

39.7

40.5

23.5

22.7

    More Than One Race

25.6

29.0

    Marijuana

29.4

30.0

15.0

14.7

    Hispanic

31.8

30.6

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

27.3a

29.4

15.3

14.6

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

49.0

47.8

33.1b

30.6

    Large Metro

27.9a

26.2

    Alcohol

56.5

57.7

38.3

37.0

    Small Metro

27.8b

24.3

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

26.1a

23.9

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.15A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Crack Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Crack: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Crack1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Crack1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

6,225

6,010

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

932

895

1,232

1,317

AGE

   

    Marijuana

706

660

895

983

    12-13

1,400

1,327

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

2,242

2,178

    Than Marijuana2

447

468

556

576

    16-17

2,584

2,505

    Cigarettes

1,226a

1,096

2,063

1,944

     

    Alcohol

1,432

1,367

2,246

2,370

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

897

911

1,363

1,482

    Male

2,804

2,640

         

    Female

3,421

3,370

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,719

1,583

2,660

2,643

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,263a

1,141

1,873

1,904

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

3,810

3,702

    Than Marijuana2

1,045

1,033

1,545

1,527

    Black Only

1,162

1,083

    Cigarettes

1,848b

1,634

3,327a

3,085

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

*

23

    Alcohol

2,737

2,635

4,847

4,885

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

195

157

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,317

2,216

3,799

3,891

    More Than One Race

94

105

    Marijuana

1,637

1,547

2,505

2,616

    Hispanic

921

928

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,582

1,587

2,484

2,530

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

2,869a

2,657

5,330

5,185

    Large Metro

3,124

3,061

    Alcohol

3,369

3,279

6,135

6,203

    Small Metro

1,907a

1,756

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

1,193

1,193

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.15B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Crack Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Crack: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Crack1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Crack1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

28.4b

26.8

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

15.0

14.9

7.9

8.0

AGE

   

    Marijuana

11.3

11.0

5.7

6.0

    12-13

19.8a

17.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

30.0a

28.1

    Than Marijuana2

7.2

7.8

3.5

3.5

    16-17

35.0

34.3

    Cigarettes

19.7

18.2

13.1b

11.8

     

    Alcohol

23.0

22.7

14.3

14.4

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

14.4

15.2

8.7

9.0

    Male

25.0b

22.9

         

    Female

32.0

30.8

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

27.6

26.3

16.9

16.1

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

20.3

19.0

11.9

11.6

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

26.4

25.2

    Than Marijuana2

16.8

17.2

9.8

9.3

    Black Only

38.2b

33.7

    Cigarettes

29.7a

27.2

21.2b

18.8

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

*

16.5

    Alcohol

44.0

43.8

30.9

29.7

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

23.1

19.9

    Any Illicit Drug2

37.2

36.9

24.2

23.7

    More Than One Race

27.5

30.6

    Marijuana

26.3

25.7

16.0

15.9

    Hispanic

30.1

29.0

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

25.4

26.4

15.8

15.4

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

46.1

44.2

34.0b

31.5

    Large Metro

28.6

28.0

    Alcohol

54.1

54.6

39.1a

37.7

    Small Metro

28.9b

25.3

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

27.2

26.1

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.16A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Heroin Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Heroin: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Heroin1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Heroin1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

3,950

3,799

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

549

571

1,608

1,625

AGE

   

    Marijuana

399

409

1,193

1,223

    12-13

950b

807

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

1,381

1,393

    Than Marijuana2

285

298

719

740

    16-17

1,620

1,599

    Cigarettes

760

701

2,510

2,332

     

    Alcohol

906

863

2,750

2,862

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

564

578

1,685

1,808

    Male

1,850a

1,702

         

    Female

2,100

2,097

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,042

987

3,310

3,219

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

753

687

2,363

2,345

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

2,472

2,341

    Than Marijuana2

625

656

1,951

1,892

    Black Only

664

660

    Cigarettes

1,129

1,033

4,013b

3,678

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

21

19

    Alcohol

1,669

1,635

5,855

5,864

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

108

90

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,409

1,400

4,675

4,679

    More Than One Race

62

76

    Marijuana

984

954

3,132

3,188

    Hispanic

617

602

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

973

1,012

3,078

3,085

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

1,761

1,671

6,381

6,148

    Large Metro

2,024

1,926

    Alcohol

2,061

2,064

7,359

7,386

    Small Metro

1,194

1,141

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

732

732

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.16B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That Heroin Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Heroin: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining Heroin1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining Heroin1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

18.1b

17.0

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

13.9

15.0

9.0

8.7

AGE

   

    Marijuana

10.1

10.8

6.7

6.6

    12-13

13.5b

10.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

18.6

18.0

    Than Marijuana2

7.2

7.9

4.0

4.0

    16-17

22.1

22.0

    Cigarettes

19.2

18.4

14.1b

12.6

     

    Alcohol

22.9

22.7

15.4

15.4

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

14.3

15.2

9.5

9.7

    Male

16.6b

14.8

         

    Female

19.8

19.2

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

26.4

26.0

18.6a

17.3

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

19.1

18.1

13.3

12.6

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

17.2a

16.0

    Than Marijuana2

15.8

17.3

10.9

10.2

    Black Only

22.2

20.6

    Cigarettes

28.6

27.2

22.5b

19.8

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

16.9

13.8

    Alcohol

42.3

43.0

32.9a

31.6

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

12.9

11.5

    Any Illicit Drug2

35.7

36.9

26.2

25.2

    More Than One Race

18.5

22.1

    Marijuana

24.9

25.1

17.6

17.2

    Hispanic

20.4

18.9

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

24.6

26.6

17.3

16.6

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

44.6

44.0

35.8b

33.1

    Large Metro

18.6

17.7

    Alcohol

52.2

54.3

41.3a

39.7

    Small Metro

18.2a

16.5

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

16.8

16.0

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.17A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That LSD Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining LSD: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining LSD1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining LSD1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

5,370

5,114

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,003

981

1,157

1,240

AGE

   

    Marijuana

797

763

800

890

    12-13

838a

739

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

1,852

1,824

    Than Marijuana2

468

504

539

547

    16-17

2,681

2,551

    Cigarettes

1,469b

1,261

1,810

1,790

     

    Alcohol

1,650a

1,486

2,007b

2,253

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,104

1,035

1,150b

1,360

    Male

2,499a

2,300

         

    Female

2,871

2,814

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,883a

1,727

2,471

2,513

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,471a

1,327

1,655

1,738

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

3,834a

3,556

    Than Marijuana2

1,177

1,131

1,404

1,437

    Black Only

539

539

    Cigarettes

2,055b

1,785

3,090

2,943

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

19

22

    Alcohol

2,935a

2,702

4,571

4,810

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

156

151

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,453

2,319

3,616

3,781

    More Than One Race

90

89

    Marijuana

1,896

1,781

2,233a

2,397

    Hispanic

723

747

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,701

1,646

2,344

2,458

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

3,044b

2,758

5,091

5,068

    Large Metro

2,705

2,608

    Alcohol

3,452

3,243

5,933a

6,220

    Small Metro

1,658

1,596

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

1,007

909

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.17B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That LSD Is Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining LSD: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Ease of Obtaining LSD1

(II) Drug Use

Ease of Obtaining LSD1

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Easy

Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

24.9b

23.0

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

18.7

19.2

7.1

7.2

AGE

   

    Marijuana

14.8

14.9

4.9

5.2

    12-13

12.2b

10.2

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

25.2

23.7

    Than Marijuana2

8.7

9.8

3.3

3.2

    16-17

36.6

34.9

    Cigarettes

27.3a

24.6

11.2

10.4

     

    Alcohol

30.7

29.1

12.4

13.1

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

20.6

20.2

7.1a

7.9

    Male

22.6b

20.1

         

    Female

27.3

26.0

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

35.1

33.8

15.3

14.7

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

27.4

25.9

10.2

10.1

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

26.9b

24.4

    Than Marijuana2

21.9

22.1

8.7

8.4

    Black Only

18.3

17.1

    Cigarettes

38.3b

34.9

19.1b

17.2

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

15.4

15.8

    Alcohol

54.6

52.8

28.2

28.0

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

18.9

19.2

    Any Illicit Drug2

45.7

45.3

22.3

22.0

    More Than One Race

26.7

25.9

    Marijuana

35.3

34.8

13.8

14.0

    Hispanic

24.2

23.5

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

31.7

32.2

14.5

14.3

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

56.7a

53.9

31.5b

29.5

    Large Metro

25.2

24.1

    Alcohol

64.3

63.4

36.6

36.3

    Small Metro

25.6b

23.1

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

23.2b

20.0

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.18A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That They Had Been Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Whether They Have Been Approached by Someone Selling Drugs: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1

(II) Drug Use

Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1

Yes

Yes

No

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

3,599

3,692

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,147

1,169

1,085

1,084

AGE

   

    Marijuana

989

974

663

695

    12-13

497

548

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

1,290

1,323

    Than Marijuana2

485

557

544

512

    16-17

1,812

1,821

    Cigarettes

1,399

1,349

2,007b

1,771

     

    Alcohol

1,462

1,461

2,348

2,350

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

1,092

1,120

1,233

1,309

    Male

2,179

2,221

         

    Female

1,419

1,471

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,885

1,827

2,645

2,515

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,586

1,532

1,662

1,592

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

2,258

2,382

    Than Marijuana2

1,130

1,171

1,536

1,450

    Black Only

519

487

    Cigarettes

1,860

1,772

3,507b

3,076

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

25

33

    Alcohol

2,366

2,341

5,491

5,358

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

95

81

    Any Illicit Drug2

2,296

2,239

4,050

4,029

    More Than One Race

75

67

    Marijuana

1,893

1,844

2,406

2,423

    Hispanic

614

630

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,574

1,598

2,628

2,616

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

2,498

2,418

6,018b

5,642

    Large Metro

1,901

1,975

    Alcohol

2,710

2,706

7,162

7,009

    Small Metro

1,089

1,101

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

608

616

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.18B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) That They Had Been Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Whether They Have Been Approached by Someone Selling Drugs: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1

(II) Drug Use

Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1

Yes

Yes

No

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

15.6

15.9

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

31.9

31.7

5.6

5.5

AGE

   

    Marijuana

27.5

26.4

3.4

3.5

    12-13

6.6

7.1

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

16.5

16.5

    Than Marijuana2

13.5

15.1

2.8

2.6

    16-17

23.5

24.1

    Cigarettes

38.9

36.6

10.3b

9.0

     

    Alcohol

40.6

39.6

12.1

12.0

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

30.3

30.3

6.3

6.7

    Male

18.5

18.6

         

    Female

12.6

12.9

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

52.4a

49.5

13.6

12.8

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

44.1

41.5

8.6

8.1

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

14.8

15.6

    Than Marijuana2

31.4

31.7

7.9

7.4

    Black Only

16.2

14.7

    Cigarettes

51.7a

48.0

18.0b

15.7

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

19.4

23.2

    Alcohol

65.8

63.4

28.3

27.3

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

10.7

9.7

    Any Illicit Drug2

63.8a

60.6

20.8

20.6

    More Than One Race

20.5

18.6

    Marijuana

52.6

50.0

12.4

12.4

    Hispanic

19.3

19.1

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

43.7

43.3

13.5

13.3

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

69.4b

65.5

31.0b

28.8

    Large Metro

16.5

17.4

    Alcohol

75.3

73.3

36.8

35.8

    Small Metro

15.7

15.3

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

13.2

12.9

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.19A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Having Moved Two or More Times in the Past Five Years, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Moved in the Past Five Years: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1

(II) Drug Use

Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1

Two or More

Two or More

Less Than Two

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

5,729

5,977

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

710

761

1,506

1,471

AGE

   

    Marijuana

519

565

1,119

1,092

    12-13

2,004

2,049

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

1,887a

2,052

    Than Marijuana2

334

372

686

685

    16-17

1,838

1,875

    Cigarettes

1,081

1,001

2,282a

2,088

     

    Alcohol

1,013

1,084

2,774

2,694

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

644a

740

1,662

1,675

    Male

2,836

3,022

         

    Female

2,893

2,954

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,406

1,394

3,069

2,909

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,000

1,020

2,218

2,088

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

3,181

3,341

    Than Marijuana2

859

889

1,766

1,699

    Black Only

1,069

1,130

    Cigarettes

1,578

1,516

3,720b

3,284

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

49

38

    Alcohol

2,056

2,114

5,733

5,521

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

227

237

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,950

1,994

4,319

4,200

    More Than One Race

110

118

    Marijuana

1,346

1,393

2,916

2,846

    Hispanic

1,065

1,089

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,326

1,384

2,816

2,767

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

2,435

2,460

5,987b

5,524

    Large Metro

2,888

2,835

    Alcohol

2,661

2,780

7,116

6,855

    Small Metro

1,759a

1,921

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

1,083a

1,221

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.19B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) Having Moved Two or More Times in the Past Five Years, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Moved in the Past Five Years: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1

(II) Drug Use

Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1

Two or More

Two or More

Less Than Two

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

25.2

26.0

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

12.4

12.7

8.9

8.6

AGE

   

    Marijuana

9.1

9.5

6.6

6.4

    12-13

27.2

27.0

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

24.5

25.8

    Than Marijuana2

5.8

6.2

4.0

4.0

    16-17

24.1

25.1

    Cigarettes

18.9a

16.8

13.4b

12.2

     

    Alcohol

17.7

18.1

16.3

15.8

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

11.2

12.4

9.8

9.8

    Male

24.4

25.7

         

    Female

26.1

26.3

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

24.5

23.3

18.1a

17.1

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

17.5

17.1

13.1

12.2

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

21.1

22.0

    Than Marijuana2

15.0

14.9

10.4

10.0

    Black Only

34.5

34.7

    Cigarettes

27.5a

25.4

21.9b

19.3

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

38.6

27.0

    Alcohol

35.9

35.4

33.8a

32.4

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

26.5

29.2

    Any Illicit Drug2

34.0

33.4

25.5

24.6

    More Than One Race

30.8

33.3

    Marijuana

23.5

23.3

17.2

16.7

    Hispanic

34.1

33.6

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

23.1

23.2

16.6

16.2

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

42.5

41.2

35.3b

32.4

    Large Metro

25.5

25.3

    Alcohol

46.4

46.5

41.9a

40.2

    Small Metro

25.7

27.1

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

23.8

25.8

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.20A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) They Strongly or Somewhat Agree That There Is a Lot of Crime in Their Neighborhood, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Whether They Agree or Disagree That There is a Lot of Crime in Neighborhood: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

A Lot of Crime in Neighborhood1

(II) Drug Use

A Lot of Crime in Neighborhood1

Strongly/Somewhat Agree

Strongly/Somewhat Agree

Strongly/Somewhat Disagree

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

5,060

5,247

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

601

629

1,622

1,612

AGE

   

    Marijuana

455

464

1,191

1,203

    12-13

1,600

1,686

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

1,767

1,800

    Than Marijuana2

261

309

762

751

    16-17

1,693

1,760

    Cigarettes

825

780

2,581b

2,333

     

    Alcohol

856

921

2,935

2,872

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

534

613

1,781

1,811

    Male

2,618

2,753

         

    Female

2,443

2,494

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,179

1,145

3,339

3,179

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

847

809

2,395

2,310

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

2,615

2,640

    Than Marijuana2

682

735

1,972

1,869

    Black Only

1,153

1,256

    Cigarettes

1,273

1,204

4,088b

3,632

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

29

*

    Alcohol

1,704

1,762

6,131

5,904

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

174

197

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,627

1,633

4,704

4,609

    More Than One Race

81

82

    Marijuana

1,130

1,111

3,161

3,143

    Hispanic

993

1,006

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       
     

    Than Marijuana2

1,066

1,119

3,125

3,073

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

2,032

1,977

6,477b

6,056

    Large Metro

2,842

2,867

    Alcohol

2,255

2,279

7,591

7,397

    Small Metro

1,396

1,498

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

823

883

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

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Table 3.20B Percentages of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) They Strongly or Somewhat Agree That There Is a Lot of Crime in Their Neighborhood, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Whether They Agree or Disagree That There is a Lot of Crime in Neighborhood: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

A Lot of Crime in Neighborhood1

(II) Drug Use

A Lot of Crime in Neighborhood1

Strongly/Somewhat Agree

Strongly/Somewhat Agree

Strongly/Somewhat Disagree

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

22.1

22.7

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

11.9

12.0

9.1

9.0

AGE

   

    Marijuana

9.0

8.8

6.7

6.7

    12-13

21.5

22.0

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

22.8

22.5

    Than Marijuana2

5.2

5.9

4.3

4.2

    16-17

22.0

23.4

    Cigarettes

16.3

14.9

14.5b

13.0

     

    Alcohol

16.9

17.5

16.5

16.0

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

10.6

11.7

10.0

10.1

    Male

22.4

23.2

         

    Female

21.9

22.1

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

23.3

21.8

18.7a

17.7

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

16.7

15.4

13.4

12.9

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

17.3

17.4

    Than Marijuana2

13.5

14.0

11.1

10.4

    Black Only

36.6

38.1

    Cigarettes

25.2a

22.9

22.9b

20.3

    American Indian or Alaska Native Only

22.4

*

    Alcohol

33.7

33.6

34.4a

33.0

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

*

*

         

LIFETIME

       

    Asian Only

19.9

23.9

    Any Illicit Drug2

32.2

31.1

26.4

25.7

    More Than One Race

22.5

22.8

    Marijuana

22.3

21.2

17.7

17.5

    Hispanic

31.5

30.7

    Any Illicit Drug Other

     
     

    Than Marijuana2

21.1

21.3

17.5

17.1

COUNTY TYPE

   

    Cigarettes

40.2a

37.7

36.4b

33.8

    Large Metro

24.9

25.4

    Alcohol

44.6

43.4

42.6a

41.3

    Small Metro

20.2

21.0

    "Binge" Alcohol3

--

--

--

--

    Nonmetro

17.9

18.5

         

*Low precision; no estimate reported.

-- Not available.

aDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .05 level.

bDifference between estimate and 2000 estimate is statistically significant at the .01 level.

1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.

2 Any Illicit Drug indicates use at least once of marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens (including LSD and PCP), inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana indicates use at least once of any of these listed drugs, regardless of marijuana/hashish use; marijuana/hashish users who also have used any of the other listed drugs are included.

3 "Binge" Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. By "occasion" is meant at the same time or within a couple hours of each other.

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 and 2000.

10703

Table 3.21A Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 to 17 Reporting (I) They Strongly or Somewhat Agree That a Lot of Drug Selling Goes On in Their Neighborhood, by Demographic Characteristics, and (II) Selected Drug Use, by Whether They Agree or Disagree That a Lot of Drug Selling Goes On in Neighborhood: 1999 and 2000 List of Tables: Standard Errors (SE) and P-Values

(I) Demographic Characteristic

A Lot of Drug Selling in Neighborhood1

(II) Drug Use

A Lot of Drug Selling in Neighborhood1

Strongly/Somewhat Agree

Strongly/Somewhat Agree

Strongly/Somewhat Disagree

1999

2000

1999

2000

1999

2000

TOTAL

5,558b

6,071

PAST MONTH

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

938

970

1,268

1,258

AGE

   

    Marijuana

749

744

883

912

    12-13

1,335a

1,483

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    14-15

1,984a

2,178

    Than Marijuana2

402

459

616

597

    16-17

2,239

2,410

    Cigarettes

1,232

1,193

2,152b

1,888

     

    Alcohol

1,302

1,385

2,447

2,387

GENDER

   

    "Binge" Alcohol3

856

932

1,443

1,485

    Male

2,768a

2,975

         

    Female

2,790b

3,096

PAST YEAR

       
     

    Any Illicit Drug2

1,723

1,708

2,754

2,583

HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE

   

    Marijuana

1,338

1,302

1,883

1,793

    Not Hispanic

   

    Any Illicit Drug Other

       

    White Only

3,026b

3,340

    Than Marijuana2

1,002

1,033

1,626

1,554

    Black Only