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1998 National Household Survey on Drug Abuse:  Population Estimates

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LSD - Total Population

Table 16. LSD Use by Age, Gender, Race, and Region for Total Population in 1998

Ever Used

 

Used Past Year

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

RATE ESTIMATES (Percent)

AGE

                 

    12-17

4.2

(3.5

-

5.0)

 

2.6

(2.1

-

3.3)

    18-25

14.0

(12.6

-

15.6)

 

3.4

(2.7

-

4.3)

    26-34

10.6

(9.4

-

12.1)

 

0.3

(0.2

-

0.6)

    $35

6.5

(5.6

-

7.5)

 

0.1

(0.0

-

0.3)

 

GENDER

    Male

10.2

(9.1

-

11.3)

 

0.9

(0.7

-

1.2)

    Female

5.8

(5.1

-

6.5)

 

0.7

(0.5

-

1.0)

                   

RACE/ETHNICITY

                 

    White, non-Hispanic

9.2

(8.4

-

10.1)

 

1.0

(0.8

-

1.2)

    Black, non-Hispanic

4.0

(2.9

-

5.5)

 

0.1

(0.1

-

0.3)

    Hispanic

4.1

(3.5

-

4.9)

 

0.5

(0.4

-

0.8)

                   

REGION

                 

    Northeast

6.8

(5.4

-

8.5)

 

0.7

(0.3

-

1.3)

    North Central

8.9

(7.4

-

10.7)

 

1.3

(0.9

-

1.8)

    South

6.1

(5.2

-

7.1)

 

0.7

(0.5

-

1.0)

    West

10.7

(9.2

-

12.4)

 

0.6

(0.5

-

0.9)

                   

TOTAL

7.9

(7.2

-

8.6)

 

0.8

(0.7

-

1.0)

   
   

POPULATION ESTIMATES (In Thousands)

AGE

                 

    12-17

962

(806

-

1,148)

 

601

(475

-

758)

    18-25

3,925

(3,522

-

4,365)

 

944

(746

-

1,192)

    26-34

3,684

(3,238

-

4,182)

 

104

(53

-

204)

    $35

8,652

(7,478

-

9,997)

 

158

(53

-

466)

                   

GENDER

                 

    Male

10,694

(9,624

-

11,868)

 

991

(772

-

1,270)

    Female

6,529

(5,793

-

7,352)

 

816

(602

-

1,105)

                   

RACE/ETHNICITY

                 

    White, non-Hispanic

14,897

(13,548

-

16,364)

 

1,593

(1,276

-

1,987)

    Black, non-Hispanic

994

(723

-

1,359)

 

37

(18

-

77)

    Hispanic

925

(783

-

1,092)

 

120

(81

-

179)

                   

REGION

                 

    Northeast

2,873

(2,276

-

3,614)

 

280

(148

-

530)

    North Central

4,537

(3,759

-

5,456)

 

650

(454

-

930)

    South

4,720

(4,043

-

5,502)

 

574

(410

-

802)

    West

5,093

(4,365

-

5,926)

 

303

(224

-

409)

   

TOTAL

17,223

(15,783

-

18,783)

 

1,806

(1,479

-

2,206)

* Low precision; no estimate reported.

Source: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1998

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