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1998 National Household Survey on Drug Abuse:  Population Estimates

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Inhalant - Region

Table 6E. Inhalant Use by Age Group and Gender for Northeast Region in 1998

AGE/

/GENDER

Ever Used

 

Used Past Year

 

Used Past Month

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

RATE ESTIMATES (Percent)

AGE

                           

    12-17

4.9

(2.6

-

9.1)

 

2.3

(1.2

-

4.7)

 

1.3

(0.5

-

3.1)

    18-25

11.1

(8.2

-

15.0)

 

4.0

(2.3

-

6.9)

 

0.8

(0.2

-

2.9)

    26-34

9.9

(7.0

-

13.9)

 

0.7

(0.2

-

2.3)

 

0.3

(0.0

-

1.8)

    $35

5.3

(3.6

-

7.8)

 

0.1

(0.0

-

0.7)

 

*

*

GENDER

                           

    Male

9.9

(7.5

-

12.8)

 

1.1

(0.6

-

1.8)

 

0.4

(0.1

-

1.0)

    Female

3.8

(2.8

-

5.3)

 

0.7

(0.3

-

1.2)

 

0.2

(0.1

-

0.5)

                             

TOTAL

6.7

(5.2

-

8.6)

 

0.8

(0.6

-

1.3)

 

0.3

(0.1

-

0.5)

POPULATION ESTIMATES (In Thousands)

AGE

                           

    12-17

200

(105

-

371)

 

95

(47

-

190)

 

52

(21

-

127)

    18-25

551

(404

-

741)

 

197

(111

-

343)

 

39

(10

-

143)

    26-34

668

(470

-

939)

 

48

(14

-

157)

 

17

(2

-

123)

    $35

1,418

(966

-

2,065)

 

19

(2

-

193)

 

*

*

GENDER

                           

    Male

1,982

(1,517

-

2,570)

 

213

(122

-

371)

 

76

(29

-

200)

    Female

855

(614

-

1,186)

 

146

(77

-

278)

 

43

(15

-

122)

                             

TOTAL

2,837

(2,203

-

3,638)

 

359

(239

-

538)

 

119

(62

-

231)

Table 6F. Inhalant Use by Age Group and Gender for North Central Region in 1998

AGE/

/GENDER

Ever Used

 

Used Past Year

 

Used Past Month

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

RATE ESTIMATES (Percent)

AGE

                           

    12-17

7.4

(5.6

-

9.7)

 

3.0

(1.9

-

4.7)

 

1.4

(0.8

-

2.6)

    18-25

13.8

(10.2

-

18.4)

 

3.5

(2.1

-

6.1)

 

1.4

(0.7

-

2.7)

    26-34

9.9

(7.6

-

12.9)

 

0.3

(0.1

-

1.1)

 

*

*

    $35

3.2

(2.0

-

5.1)

 

*

*

 

*

*

GENDER

                           

    Male

8.3

(6.5

-

10.7)

 

1.1

(0.7

-

1.7)

 

0.5

(0.2

-

1.0)

    Female

4.0

(2.7

-

5.8)

 

0.6

(0.3

-

1.0)

 

0.2

(0.1

-

0.5)

                             

TOTAL

6.1

(4.7

-

7.7)

 

0.8

(0.6

-

1.2)

 

0.3

(0.2

-

0.6)

POPULATION ESTIMATES (In Thousands)

AGE

                           

    12-17

400

(302

-

527)

 

163

(104

-

253)

 

77

(42

-

139)

    18-25

914

(674

-

1,222)

 

235

(136

-

403)

 

91

(46

-

181)

    26-34

777

(595

-

1,008)

 

23

(6

-

86)

 

*

*

    $35

1,014

(640

-

1,597)

 

*

*

 

*

*

GENDER

                           

    Male

2,051

(1,597

-

2,621)

 

270

(170

-

427)

 

117

(58

-

236)

    Female

1,055

(712

-

1,553)

 

158

(90

-

276)

 

57

(22

-

145)

                             

TOTAL

3,106

(2,427

-

3,960)

 

427

(298

-

613)

 

174

(100

-

303)

* Low precision; no estimate reported.

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

Inhalant - Region

Table 6G. Inhalant Use by Age Group and Gender for South Region in 1998

AGE/

/GENDER

Ever Used

 

Used Past Year

 

Used Past Month

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

RATE ESTIMATES (Percent)

AGE

                           

    12-17

5.1

(3.9

-

6.6)

 

2.6

(1.7

-

3.8)

 

0.6

(0.3

-

1.1)

    18-25

7.9

(6.1

-

10.0)

 

2.8

(1.8

-

4.5)

 

1.3

(0.6

-

2.7)

    26-34

7.2

(5.1

-

10.0)

 

0.2

(0.1

-

0.6)

 

0.1

(0.0

-

0.4)

    $35

2.6

(1.8

-

3.6)

 

0.2

(0.1

-

0.6)

 

*

*

GENDER

                           

    Male

5.6

(4.4

-

7.1)

 

1.1

(0.7

-

1.8)

 

0.4

(0.2

-

0.8)

    Female

3.0

(2.3

-

3.9)

 

0.5

(0.3

-

0.8)

 

0.1

(0.0

-

0.3)

                             

TOTAL

4.2

(3.4

-

5.2)

 

0.8

(0.6

-

1.2)

 

0.3

(0.2

-

0.5)

POPULATION ESTIMATES (In Thousands)

AGE

                           

    12-17

406

(311

-

530)

 

208

(140

-

308)

 

49

(26

-

92)

    18-25

789

(616

-

1,006)

 

283

(177

-

449)

 

126

(59

-

268)

    26-34

875

(624

-

1,217)

 

24

(8

-

72)

 

9

(2

-

53)

    $35

1,201

(860

-

1,673)

 

109

(43

-

279)

 

*

*

GENDER

                           

    Male

2,061

(1,610

-

2,630)

 

420

(260

-

678)

 

156

(82

-

296)

    Female

1,211

(918

-

1,593)

 

204

(131

-

318)

 

51

(19

-

138)

                             

TOTAL

3,273

(2,649

-

4,034)

 

624

(428

-

909)

 

207

(121

-

356)

Table 6H. Inhalant Use by Age Group and Gender for West Region in 1998

AGE/

/GENDER

Ever Used

 

Used Past Year

 

Used Past Month

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

 

Observed

Estimate

95% C.I.

RATE ESTIMATES (Percent)

AGE

                           

    12-17

7.3

(5.8

-

9.2)

 

3.8

(2.7

-

5.3)

 

1.4

(0.9

-

2.3)

    18-25

12.1

(10.1

-

14.4)

 

2.8

(1.9

-

4.3)

 

0.8

(0.5

-

1.4)

    26-34

10.5

(8.1

-

13.5)

 

1.0

(0.4

-

2.7)

 

0.1

(0.0

-

0.5)

    $35

4.9

(3.5

-

7.0)

 

0.5

(0.2

-

1.2)

 

0.3

(0.1

-

0.6)

GENDER

                           

    Male

9.6

(8.0

-

11.4)

 

1.9

(1.3

-

2.7)

 

0.7

(0.4

-

1.1)

    Female

4.7

(3.7

-

5.9)

 

0.7

(0.5

-

0.9)

 

0.2

(0.1

-

0.4)

                             

TOTAL

7.1

(6.0

-

8.3)

 

1.3

(0.9

-

1.7)

 

0.4

(0.3

-

0.6)

POPULATION ESTIMATES (In Thousands)

AGE

                           

    12-17

381

(300

-

481)

 

199

(142

-

276)

 

75

(46

-

121)

    18-25

769

(643

-

916)

 

180

(118

-

273)

 

52

(30

-

90)

    26-34

830

(643

-

1,064)

 

77

(28

-

211)

 

10

(3

-

42)

    $35

1,393

(985

-

1,960)

 

143

(61

-

334)

 

74

(30

-

181)

GENDER

                           

    Male

2,249

(1,879

-

2,682)

 

436

(302

-

630)

 

165

(104

-

262)

    Female

1,125

(894

-

1,412)

 

162

(115

-

228)

 

47

(26

-

85)

                             

TOTAL

3,374

(2,874

-

3,953)

 

599

(450

-

795)

 

212

(146

-

308)

* Low precision; no estimate reported.

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

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