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2004 National Survey on Drug Use & Health:  Detailed Tables

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Table  3.36C Whether Participated in a Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 79 76 79 76
AGE        
     12-13 47 45 47 45
     14-15 44 43 44 43
     16-17 39 36 39 36
GENDER        
     Male 54 52 54 52
     Female 55 52 55 52
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 67 67 67 67
          White 52 50 52 50
          Black or African American 33 33 33 33
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 5 6 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 16 20 16 20
          Two or More Races 9 7 9 7
     Hispanic or Latino 39 34 39 34
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 61 57 61 57
     Small Metro 42 41 42 41
     Nonmetro 27 27 27 27
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 24 25 63 64
          Marijuana 20 20 56 54
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 20 19 44 45
     Cigarettes 24 23 68 70
     Alcohol 26 26 78 78
          Binge Alcohol3 22 22 62 70
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 32 29 84 82
          Marijuana 26 25 72 74
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 28 25 71 65
     Cigarettes 28 28 83 83
     Alcohol 34 33 97 99
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 36 32 96 91
          Marijuana 30 29 83 81
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 34 28 87 80
     Cigarettes 34 34 104 98
     Alcohol 39 37 103 103

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Table  3.36D Whether Participated in a Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.32 0.30 0.32 0.30
AGE        
     12-13 0.56 0.55 0.56 0.55
     14-15 0.53 0.50 0.53 0.50
     16-17 0.48 0.44 0.48 0.44
GENDER        
     Male 0.43 0.40 0.43 0.40
     Female 0.45 0.43 0.45 0.43
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.32 0.32 0.32 0.32
          White 0.33 0.33 0.33 0.33
          Black or African American 0.89 0.88 0.89 0.88
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.25 3.17 3.25 3.17
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.62 2.04 1.62 2.04
          Two or More Races 2.25 1.67 2.25 1.67
     Hispanic or Latino 0.97 0.80 0.97 0.80
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.46 0.43 0.46 0.43
     Small Metro 0.57 0.54 0.57 0.54
     Nonmetro 0.63 0.65 0.63 0.65
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.71 0.81 0.30 0.29
          Marijuana 0.57 0.65 0.26 0.25
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.57 0.61 0.21 0.21
     Cigarettes 0.70 0.76 0.32 0.32
     Alcohol 0.76 0.86 0.36 0.35
          Binge Alcohol3 0.64 0.72 0.29 0.32
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.93 0.96 0.39 0.37
          Marijuana 0.76 0.81 0.34 0.34
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.81 0.82 0.33 0.30
     Cigarettes 0.82 0.91 0.39 0.38
     Alcohol 1.00 1.08 0.45 0.45
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 1.06 1.05 0.45 0.42
          Marijuana 0.86 0.96 0.39 0.37
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.98 0.93 0.40 0.36
     Cigarettes 0.99 1.11 0.49 0.45
     Alcohol 1.13 1.20 0.48 0.47

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Table  3.36P Whether Participated in a Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Prevention Program Outside School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.0002   0.0002  
AGE        
     12-13 0.2792   0.2792  
     14-15 0.0040   0.0040  
     16-17 0.0021   0.0021  
GENDER        
     Male 0.0180   0.0180  
     Female 0.0022   0.0022  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0039   0.0039  
          White 0.0019   0.0019  
          Black or African American 0.5600   0.5600  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6846   0.6846  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.9194   0.9194  
          Two or More Races 0.1154   0.1154  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0119   0.0119  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.0246   0.0246  
     Small Metro 0.0025   0.0025  
     Nonmetro 0.2356   0.2356  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.8860   0.0548  
          Marijuana 0.1901   0.1107  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1670   0.2904  
     Cigarettes 0.3174   0.5692  
     Alcohol 0.1682   0.9679  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.3546   0.1465  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1984   0.2115  
          Marijuana 0.9776   0.2351  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1251   0.5653  
     Cigarettes 0.1284   0.4539  
     Alcohol 0.0658   0.8081  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0362   0.8343  
          Marijuana 0.7966   0.2396  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0088   0.3854  
     Cigarettes 0.0145   0.0136  
     Alcohol 0.0033   0.6050  

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Table  3.37C Whether Participated in a Program in the Past Year for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Program for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Program for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 55 51 55 51
AGE        
     12-13 35 31 35 31
     14-15 26 30 26 30
     16-17 26 28 26 28
GENDER        
     Male 40 36 40 36
     Female 37 35 37 35
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 46 43 46 43
          White 35 33 35 33
          Black or African American 23 22 23 22
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4 6 4 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 12 10 12 10
          Two or More Races 5 5 5 5
     Hispanic or Latino 27 28 27 28
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 41 37 41 37
     Small Metro 30 29 30 29
     Nonmetro 18 19 18 19
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 18 23 65 64
          Marijuana 16 20 58 54
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 15 17 45 46
     Cigarettes 19 20 69 69
     Alcohol 19 21 80 79
          Binge Alcohol3 16 18 66 71
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 23 25 87 84
          Marijuana 19 23 75 75
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 20 21 75 67
     Cigarettes 22 22 87 83
     Alcohol 22 25 101 100
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 24 27 102 92
          Marijuana 20 26 87 82
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 23 25 94 81
     Cigarettes 25 26 108 99
     Alcohol 25 27 107 106

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Table  3.37D Whether Participated in a Program in the Past Year for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Program for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Program for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.22 0.20 0.22 0.20
AGE        
     12-13 0.43 0.37 0.43 0.37
     14-15 0.31 0.35 0.31 0.35
     16-17 0.31 0.35 0.31 0.35
GENDER        
     Male 0.32 0.28 0.32 0.28
     Female 0.30 0.29 0.30 0.29
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.22 0.21 0.22 0.21
          White 0.23 0.22 0.23 0.22
          Black or African American 0.62 0.59 0.62 0.59
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.42 3.95 2.42 3.95
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.29 0.97 1.29 0.97
          Two or More Races 1.20 1.20 1.20 1.20
     Hispanic or Latino 0.68 0.66 0.68 0.66
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.31 0.28 0.31 0.28
     Small Metro 0.41 0.38 0.41 0.38
     Nonmetro 0.42 0.44 0.42 0.44
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 1.22 1.66 0.28 0.27
          Marijuana 1.05 1.47 0.25 0.23
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.00 1.27 0.19 0.19
     Cigarettes 1.29 1.51 0.30 0.29
     Alcohol 1.27 1.52 0.34 0.33
          Binge Alcohol3 1.09 1.32 0.28 0.30
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 1.53 1.86 0.37 0.35
          Marijuana 1.30 1.67 0.32 0.32
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.32 1.57 0.32 0.29
     Cigarettes 1.51 1.65 0.37 0.35
     Alcohol 1.51 1.87 0.43 0.42
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 1.60 1.98 0.44 0.39
          Marijuana 1.36 1.88 0.37 0.35
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.55 1.81 0.40 0.34
     Cigarettes 1.67 1.95 0.46 0.42
     Alcohol 1.67 2.00 0.46 0.45

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Table  3.37P Whether Participated in a Program in the Past Year for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Program for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Program for Dealing with Drug or Alcohol Use1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.0873   0.0873  
AGE        
     12-13 0.0186   0.0186  
     14-15 0.4917   0.4917  
     16-17 0.8887   0.8887  
GENDER        
     Male 0.0515   0.0515  
     Female 0.6476   0.6476  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0964   0.0964  
          White 0.0177   0.0177  
          Black or African American 0.2158   0.2158  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5252   0.5252  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.0314   0.0314  
          Two or More Races 0.8304   0.8304  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5112   0.5112  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.5555   0.5555  
     Small Metro 0.0619   0.0619  
     Nonmetro 0.5960   0.5960  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0300   0.0162  
          Marijuana 0.0432   0.0885  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5650   0.1162  
     Cigarettes 0.4212   0.3253  
     Alcohol 0.2426   0.5780  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.6059   0.3001  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0550   0.0447  
          Marijuana 0.1108   0.1481  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1498   0.1842  
     Cigarettes 0.7254   0.2756  
     Alcohol 0.3371   0.3665  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0858   0.2033  
          Marijuana 0.0944   0.1276  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1418   0.7254  
     Cigarettes 0.4617   0.0015  
     Alcohol 0.5795   0.1227  

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Table  3.38C Whether Participated in a Pregnancy or Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Prevention Program in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Pregnancy or STD Prevention Program (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Pregnancy/STD Prevention Program1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 79 82 79 82
AGE        
     12-13 45 44 45 44
     14-15 48 51 48 51
     16-17 43 42 43 42
GENDER        
     Male 54 53 54 53
     Female 57 57 57 57
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 66 71 66 71
          White 54 52 54 52
          Black or African American 32 43 32 43
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 6 6 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 17 16 17 16
          Two or More Races 7 9 7 9
     Hispanic or Latino 45 39 45 39
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 62 64 62 64
     Small Metro 42 41 42 41
     Nonmetro 25 29 25 29
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 23 26 62 61
          Marijuana 19 22 55 53
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 19 19 43 44
     Cigarettes 25 28 66 67
     Alcohol 30 29 76 77
          Binge Alcohol3 24 24 60 68
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 34 35 84 80
          Marijuana 28 28 72 73
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 29 28 72 64
     Cigarettes 33 32 81 80
     Alcohol 39 39 94 98
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 39 39 96 88
          Marijuana 32 32 82 79
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 37 34 87 78
     Cigarettes 41 38 102 94
     Alcohol 41 40 100 102

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Table  3.38D Whether Participated in a Pregnancy or Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Prevention Program in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Pregnancy or STD Prevention Program (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Pregnancy/STD Prevention Program1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.32 0.33 0.32 0.33
AGE        
     12-13 0.54 0.53 0.54 0.53
     14-15 0.58 0.59 0.58 0.59
     16-17 0.52 0.51 0.52 0.51
GENDER        
     Male 0.43 0.41 0.43 0.41
     Female 0.47 0.46 0.47 0.46
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.32 0.34 0.32 0.34
          White 0.35 0.34 0.35 0.34
          Black or African American 0.87 1.15 0.87 1.15
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.27 3.68 3.27 3.68
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.78 1.62 1.78 1.62
          Two or More Races 1.84 2.01 1.84 2.01
     Hispanic or Latino 1.12 0.92 1.12 0.92
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.47 0.48 0.47 0.48
     Small Metro 0.57 0.54 0.57 0.54
     Nonmetro 0.60 0.70 0.60 0.70
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.61 0.75 0.30 0.28
          Marijuana 0.51 0.63 0.26 0.25
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.52 0.55 0.20 0.20
     Cigarettes 0.67 0.79 0.31 0.31
     Alcohol 0.81 0.81 0.36 0.36
          Binge Alcohol3 0.64 0.69 0.29 0.32
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.92 0.98 0.40 0.37
          Marijuana 0.75 0.80 0.34 0.34
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.79 0.78 0.34 0.30
     Cigarettes 0.89 0.91 0.39 0.37
     Alcohol 1.04 1.10 0.45 0.45
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 1.06 1.09 0.46 0.41
          Marijuana 0.85 0.91 0.39 0.37
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.99 0.96 0.41 0.36
     Cigarettes 1.12 1.08 0.48 0.44
     Alcohol 1.11 1.14 0.47 0.47

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Table  3.38P Whether Participated in a Pregnancy or Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Prevention Program in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Pregnancy or STD Prevention Program (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Pregnancy/STD Prevention Program1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.0532   0.0532  
AGE        
     12-13 0.6278   0.6278  
     14-15 0.1265   0.1265  
     16-17 0.1018   0.1018  
GENDER        
     Male 0.0430   0.0430  
     Female 0.4332   0.4332  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4675   0.4675  
          White 0.3133   0.3133  
          Black or African American 0.8679   0.8679  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7989   0.7989  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.5623   0.5623  
          Two or More Races 0.3967   0.3967  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0095   0.0095  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.2254   0.2254  
     Small Metro 0.0549   0.0549  
     Nonmetro 0.8518   0.8518  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2676   0.0166  
          Marijuana 0.0093   0.0296  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1602   0.3130  
     Cigarettes 0.4838   0.2331  
     Alcohol 0.4964   0.4985  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.3705   0.4197  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1328   0.0248  
          Marijuana 0.0440   0.0577  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.3601   0.1512  
     Cigarettes 0.7376   0.2739  
     Alcohol 0.4167   0.2570  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2718   0.1744  
          Marijuana 0.1353   0.0715  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2707   0.6300  
     Cigarettes 0.1149   0.0060  
     Alcohol 0.8801   0.1484  

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Table  3.39C Whether Youths Talked with at Least One Parent in the Past Year about the Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Talked with at Least One Parent about the Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Talked with Parent about Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 111 111 111 111
AGE        
     12-13 63 64 63 64
     14-15 59 62 59 62
     16-17 63 62 63 62
GENDER        
     Male 77 79 77 79
     Female 77 73 77 73
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 97 95 97 95
          White 76 78 76 78
          Black or African American 43 42 43 42
          American Indian or Alaska Native 8 6 8 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 25 25 25
          Two or More Races 13 12 13 12
     Hispanic or Latino 53 59 53 59
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 87 84 87 84
     Small Metro 56 64 56 64
     Nonmetro 39 43 39 43
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 47 51 46 43
          Marijuana 41 43 42 36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 35 35 30 33
     Cigarettes 51 54 49 49
     Alcohol 59 62 55 53
          Binge Alcohol3 45 54 44 47
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 63 67 61 54
          Marijuana 56 56 55 49
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 54 53 48 47
     Cigarettes 65 67 59 57
     Alcohol 77 80 67 65
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 73 76 71 61
          Marijuana 64 64 60 54
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 63 66 63 57
     Cigarettes 80 79 69 65
     Alcohol 83 85 68 66

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Table  3.39D Whether Youths Talked with at Least One Parent in the Past Year about the Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Talked with at Least One Parent about the Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Talked with Parent about Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.45 0.45 0.45 0.45
AGE        
     12-13 0.76 0.77 0.76 0.77
     14-15 0.72 0.72 0.72 0.72
     16-17 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77
GENDER        
     Male 0.61 0.62 0.61 0.62
     Female 0.64 0.60 0.64 0.60
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.47 0.46 0.47 0.46
          White 0.50 0.51 0.50 0.51
          Black or African American 1.16 1.10 1.16 1.10
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.45 3.77 4.45 3.77
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.69 2.56 2.69 2.56
          Two or More Races 3.30 2.75 3.30 2.75
     Hispanic or Latino 1.32 1.42 1.32 1.42
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.66 0.64 0.66 0.64
     Small Metro 0.77 0.85 0.77 0.85
     Nonmetro 0.91 1.02 0.91 1.02
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.32 0.34 0.45 0.43
          Marijuana 0.28 0.29 0.42 0.37
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.24 0.23 0.29 0.33
     Cigarettes 0.35 0.36 0.48 0.49
     Alcohol 0.41 0.41 0.54 0.53
          Binge Alcohol3 0.31 0.36 0.43 0.47
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.43 0.45 0.60 0.54
          Marijuana 0.39 0.37 0.54 0.49
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.37 0.35 0.47 0.47
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.45 0.58 0.57
     Alcohol 0.53 0.53 0.66 0.65
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.50 0.51 0.69 0.62
          Marijuana 0.44 0.43 0.59 0.55
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.43 0.44 0.62 0.58
     Cigarettes 0.55 0.53 0.68 0.65
     Alcohol 0.57 0.56 0.67 0.67

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Table  3.39P Whether Youths Talked with at Least One Parent in the Past Year about the Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Talked with at Least One Parent about the Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Talked with Parent about Dangers of Drug, Tobacco, or Alcohol Use1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.0228   0.0228  
AGE        
     12-13 0.0337   0.0337  
     14-15 0.2636   0.2636  
     16-17 0.4267   0.4267  
GENDER        
     Male 0.0334   0.0334  
     Female 0.2452   0.2452  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0619   0.0619  
          White 0.0390   0.0390  
          Black or African American 0.1027   0.1027  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7614   0.7614  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.3354   0.3354  
          Two or More Races 0.6536   0.6536  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.2136   0.2136  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.0026   0.0026  
     Small Metro 0.4651   0.4651  
     Nonmetro 0.2623   0.2623  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5847   0.0508  
          Marijuana 0.4762   0.0218  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0704   0.9140  
     Cigarettes 0.6412   0.0950  
     Alcohol 0.8354   0.4971  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.2950   0.5156  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4520   0.1652  
          Marijuana 0.8323   0.2204  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0858   0.7941  
     Cigarettes 0.4920   0.4469  
     Alcohol 0.3989   0.9908  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.9543   0.3444  
          Marijuana 0.7847   0.2273  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6753   0.6508  
     Cigarettes 0.0128   0.1158  
     Alcohol 0.1436   0.8129  

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Table  3.40C Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages from Sources Outside School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages from Sources Outside School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages Outside School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 81 87 81 87
AGE        
     12-13 46 53 46 53
     14-15 44 45 44 45
     16-17 47 44 47 44
GENDER        
     Male 59 66 59 66
     Female 52 56 52 56
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 72 75 72 75
          White 60 61 60 61
          Black or African American 33 38 33 38
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5 5 5 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 15 26 15 26
          Two or More Races 11 9 11 9
     Hispanic or Latino 40 41 40 41
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 61 66 61 66
     Small Metro 43 48 43 48
     Nonmetro 32 31 32 31
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 57 61 29 28
          Marijuana 54 50 28 24
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 43 44 20 19
     Cigarettes 62 65 31 31
     Alcohol 73 74 34 33
          Binge Alcohol3 59 67 29 30
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 81 80 35 35
          Marijuana 71 70 31 32
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 70 64 31 28
     Cigarettes 76 77 37 36
     Alcohol 92 94 42 44
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 95 89 39 41
          Marijuana 83 78 36 35
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 85 77 36 37
     Cigarettes 95 96 42 39
     Alcohol 101 100 44 44

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Table  3.40D Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages from Sources Outside School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages from Sources Outside School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages Outside School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.33 0.35 0.33 0.35
AGE        
     12-13 0.55 0.65 0.55 0.65
     14-15 0.53 0.52 0.53 0.52
     16-17 0.57 0.54 0.57 0.54
GENDER        
     Male 0.47 0.51 0.47 0.51
     Female 0.43 0.46 0.43 0.46
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.34 0.36 0.34 0.36
          White 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39
          Black or African American 0.89 1.01 0.89 1.01
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.82 3.18 2.82 3.18
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.51 2.58 1.51 2.58
          Two or More Races 2.87 2.14 2.87 2.14
     Hispanic or Latino 1.00 0.97 1.00 0.97
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.46 0.50 0.46 0.50
     Small Metro 0.58 0.63 0.58 0.63
     Nonmetro 0.76 0.73 0.76 0.73
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.27 0.30 0.71 0.66
          Marijuana 0.26 0.24 0.69 0.58
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.21 0.21 0.50 0.45
     Cigarettes 0.30 0.31 0.76 0.73
     Alcohol 0.35 0.36 0.83 0.77
          Binge Alcohol3 0.29 0.32 0.71 0.70
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.39 0.39 0.86 0.83
          Marijuana 0.34 0.34 0.76 0.75
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.34 0.31 0.75 0.67
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.37 0.90 0.86
     Alcohol 0.44 0.45 1.03 1.04
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.46 0.43 0.95 0.97
          Marijuana 0.40 0.37 0.88 0.83
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.41 0.37 0.88 0.88
     Cigarettes 0.46 0.46 1.03 0.92
     Alcohol 0.48 0.48 1.07 1.04

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Table  3.40P Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages from Sources Outside School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages from Sources Outside School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages Outside School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.2487   0.2487  
AGE        
     12-13 0.0452   0.0452  
     14-15 0.6904   0.6904  
     16-17 0.7477   0.7477  
GENDER        
     Male 0.7526   0.7526  
     Female 0.1374   0.1374  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3383   0.3383  
          White 0.9922   0.9922  
          Black or African American 0.5087   0.5087  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4543   0.4543  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.0066   0.0066  
          Two or More Races 0.2599   0.2599  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5446   0.5446  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.0925   0.0925  
     Small Metro 0.3635   0.3635  
     Nonmetro 0.1178   0.1178  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2577   0.0457  
          Marijuana 0.8379   0.0444  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2292   0.1620  
     Cigarettes 0.8805   0.0217  
     Alcohol 0.7811   0.1483  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.1587   0.6618  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4018   0.0413  
          Marijuana 0.6691   0.1033  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.9134   0.0091  
     Cigarettes 0.8809   0.0178  
     Alcohol 0.9053   0.0814  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.8220   0.1061  
          Marijuana 0.5805   0.1525  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5281   0.0830  
     Cigarettes 0.0295   0.0096  
     Alcohol 0.8092   0.0067  

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Table  3.41C Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 249 239 103 108
AGE        
     12-13 117 113 49 51
     14-15 115 124 53 53
     16-17 110 110 70 72
GENDER        
     Male 153 147 75 74
     Female 154 147 64 68
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 228 217 93 92
          White 197 177 77 79
          Black or African American 88 87 41 38
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16 14 4 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 49 53 22 23
          Two or More Races 23 25 15 12
     Hispanic or Latino 98 95 44 49
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 211 196 84 82
     Small Metro 133 148 59 61
     Nonmetro 97 94 40 39
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 60 64 37 35
          Marijuana 51 52 34 33
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 43 46 23 23
     Cigarettes 58 68 39 44
     Alcohol 77 79 44 48
          Binge Alcohol3 59 65 34 40
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 86 88 51 48
          Marijuana 71 72 43 45
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 69 69 38 37
     Cigarettes 77 88 47 51
     Alcohol 109 121 62 66
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 105 103 62 61
          Marijuana 84 81 50 52
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 88 85 49 50
     Cigarettes 105 107 64 61
     Alcohol 127 134 70 74

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Table  3.41D Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.37 0.40 0.37 0.40
AGE        
     12-13 0.61 0.63 0.61 0.63
     14-15 0.62 0.59 0.62 0.59
     16-17 0.74 0.77 0.74 0.77
GENDER        
     Male 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57
     Female 0.51 0.51 0.51 0.51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.40 0.39 0.40
          White 0.44 0.44 0.44 0.44
          Black or African American 1.03 0.98 1.03 0.98
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.22 3.65 3.22 3.65
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.43 2.17 2.43 2.17
          Two or More Races 3.25 2.57 3.25 2.57
     Hispanic or Latino 1.09 1.18 1.09 1.18
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.54 0.58 0.54 0.58
     Small Metro 0.65 0.70 0.65 0.70
     Nonmetro 0.85 0.81 0.85 0.81
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.31 0.33 0.68 0.65
          Marijuana 0.28 0.27 0.63 0.62
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.24 0.24 0.44 0.44
     Cigarettes 0.32 0.34 0.73 0.79
     Alcohol 0.38 0.37 0.78 0.80
          Binge Alcohol3 0.31 0.33 0.62 0.73
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.42 0.42 0.87 0.79
          Marijuana 0.38 0.36 0.76 0.77
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.36 0.35 0.71 0.66
     Cigarettes 0.41 0.41 0.85 0.88
     Alcohol 0.49 0.47 0.95 0.95
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.48 0.43 0.98 0.87
          Marijuana 0.44 0.40 0.83 0.85
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.43 0.39 0.84 0.83
     Cigarettes 0.50 0.47 1.01 0.92
     Alcohol 0.53 0.50 0.99 0.98

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Table  3.41P Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Youths Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Saw or Heard Drug or Alcohol Prevention Messages at School1
Yes No
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.7551   0.7551  
AGE        
     12-13 0.3204   0.3204  
     14-15 0.5641   0.5641  
     16-17 0.3575   0.3575  
GENDER        
     Male 0.4343   0.4343  
     Female 0.6619   0.6619  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3479   0.3479  
          White 0.7466   0.7466  
          Black or African American 0.4116   0.4116  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9420   0.9420  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7047   0.7047  
          Two or More Races 0.6586   0.6586  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.3245   0.3245  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.8062   0.8062  
     Small Metro 0.5128   0.5128  
     Nonmetro 0.6123   0.6123  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3833   0.2118  
          Marijuana 0.4215   0.5925  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7620   0.2779  
     Cigarettes 0.6400   0.4846  
     Alcohol 0.9224   0.9652  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.3625   0.4778  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2981   0.8768  
          Marijuana 0.2217   0.6619  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7176   0.9670  
     Cigarettes 0.4856   0.4119  
     Alcohol 0.8309   0.7186  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.7338   0.9355  
          Marijuana 0.2991   0.8111  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4961   0.7457  
     Cigarettes 0.0495   0.4936  
     Alcohol 0.3024   0.5977  

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Table  3.42C Number of Youth Activities Participated in During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Youth Activities Participated in (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Number of Youth Activities Participated In1
One or Fewer Two or More
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 82 88 271 257
AGE        
     12-13 39 41 123 119
     14-15 43 46 122 131
     16-17 49 49 123 127
GENDER        
     Male 59 65 164 150
     Female 52 52 163 166
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 68 69 252 235
          White 56 57 218 196
          Black or African American 32 27 92 97
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7 * 15 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 14 20 51 57
          Two or More Races 6 11 28 26
     Hispanic or Latino 40 48 98 96
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 67 69 232 211
     Small Metro 40 46 153 157
     Nonmetro 29 33 103 101
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 29 31 63 65
          Marijuana 26 29 54 53
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 19 23 43 46
     Cigarettes 34 38 63 70
     Alcohol 37 40 82 84
          Binge Alcohol3 28 35 62 70
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 40 42 95 92
          Marijuana 34 39 77 74
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 32 34 72 71
     Cigarettes 41 45 82 87
     Alcohol 48 52 119 131
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 48 52 120 113
          Marijuana 40 45 92 86
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 41 47 98 93
     Cigarettes 51 56 119 114
     Alcohol 53 60 139 147

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Table  3.42D Number of Youth Activities Participated in During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Youth Activities Participated in (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Number of Youth Activities Participated In1
One or Fewer Two or More
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.33 0.35 0.33 0.35
AGE        
     12-13 0.51 0.53 0.51 0.53
     14-15 0.54 0.55 0.54 0.55
     16-17 0.58 0.60 0.58 0.60
GENDER        
     Male 0.49 0.51 0.49 0.51
     Female 0.44 0.45 0.44 0.45
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.33 0.33 0.33 0.33
          White 0.37 0.36 0.37 0.36
          Black or African American 0.83 0.80 0.83 0.80
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.61 * 4.61 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.63 1.98 1.63 1.98
          Two or More Races 1.62 2.33 1.62 2.33
     Hispanic or Latino 0.96 1.18 0.96 1.18
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.50 0.53 0.50 0.53
     Small Metro 0.55 0.56 0.55 0.56
     Nonmetro 0.66 0.74 0.66 0.74
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.89 0.87 0.30 0.30
          Marijuana 0.82 0.83 0.26 0.25
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.61 0.68 0.21 0.22
     Cigarettes 1.01 1.09 0.31 0.32
     Alcohol 1.07 1.13 0.36 0.36
          Binge Alcohol3 0.87 1.05 0.29 0.33
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 1.11 1.09 0.40 0.39
          Marijuana 0.98 1.09 0.35 0.33
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.97 0.95 0.33 0.32
     Cigarettes 1.13 1.17 0.38 0.38
     Alcohol 1.21 1.27 0.46 0.46
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 1.27 1.24 0.48 0.43
          Marijuana 1.13 1.16 0.41 0.38
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.19 1.24 0.43 0.38
     Cigarettes 1.28 1.32 0.49 0.46
     Alcohol 1.20 1.29 0.50 0.47

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Table  3.42P Number of Youth Activities Participated in During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Youth Activities Participated in (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Number of Youth Activities Participated In1
One or Fewer Two or More
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.9807   0.9807  
AGE        
     12-13 0.8533   0.8533  
     14-15 0.5900   0.5900  
     16-17 0.7952   0.7952  
GENDER        
     Male 1.0000   1.0000  
     Female 0.9595   0.9595  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.7427   0.7427  
          White 0.5565   0.5565  
          Black or African American 0.5166   0.5166  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6966   0.6966  
          Two or More Races 0.0278   0.0278  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.7047   0.7047  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.3403   0.3403  
     Small Metro 0.2326   0.2326  
     Nonmetro 0.5191   0.5191  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.7108   0.1339  
          Marijuana 0.7784   0.2749  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7778   0.3197  
     Cigarettes 0.8820   0.9789  
     Alcohol 0.7275   0.7697  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.4459   0.4108  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.8528   0.2970  
          Marijuana 0.9227   0.2939  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6607   0.5777  
     Cigarettes 0.8012   0.8788  
     Alcohol 0.9279   0.6674  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3463   0.4355  
          Marijuana 0.4447   0.1261  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2127   0.8150  
     Cigarettes 0.3997   0.0568  
     Alcohol 0.8977   0.1994  

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Table  3.43C Who Youths Talk With about a Serious Problem, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Who Youths Talk With about a Serious Problem (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Would Talk With about a Serious Problem1
No One Someone
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 42 38 42 38
AGE        
     12-13 22 21 22 21
     14-15 25 25 25 25
     16-17 26 22 26 22
GENDER        
     Male 32 29 32 29
     Female 28 26 28 26
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 36 34 36 34
          White 28 28 28 28
          Black or African American 18 15 18 15
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2 3 2 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 11 11 11 11
          Two or More Races 4 8 4 8
     Hispanic or Latino 20 18 20 18
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 35 29 35 29
     Small Metro 20 22 20 22
     Nonmetro 12 13 12 13
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 16 15 64 65
          Marijuana 14 14 57 55
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 15 11 46 47
     Cigarettes 15 16 70 71
     Alcohol 18 18 78 78
          Binge Alcohol3 15 14 62 69
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 20 19 87 84
          Marijuana 19 18 74 75
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 17 16 74 68
     Cigarettes 19 18 85 85
     Alcohol 20 21 100 101
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 20 19 102 93
          Marijuana 20 18 87 85
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 20 19 91 81
     Cigarettes 21 19 107 102
     Alcohol 21 21 109 105

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Table  3.43D Who Youths Talk With about a Serious Problem, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Who Youths Talk With about a Serious Problem (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Would Talk With about a Serious Problem1
No One Someone
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.17 0.15 0.17 0.15
AGE        
     12-13 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.26
     14-15 0.31 0.30 0.31 0.30
     16-17 0.32 0.27 0.32 0.27
GENDER        
     Male 0.25 0.23 0.25 0.23
     Female 0.23 0.21 0.23 0.21
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.18 0.17 0.18 0.17
          White 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.18
          Black or African American 0.49 0.41 0.49 0.41
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1.40 2.08 1.40 2.08
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.19 1.12 1.19 1.12
          Two or More Races 0.93 1.79 0.93 1.79
     Hispanic or Latino 0.49 0.44 0.49 0.44
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.27 0.22 0.27 0.22
     Small Metro 0.28 0.30 0.28 0.30
     Nonmetro 0.29 0.31 0.29 0.31
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 1.71 1.77 0.27 0.27
          Marijuana 1.47 1.57 0.24 0.23
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.58 1.22 0.19 0.20
     Cigarettes 1.59 1.87 0.30 0.30
     Alcohol 1.95 2.10 0.33 0.33
          Binge Alcohol3 1.63 1.61 0.26 0.29
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 2.09 2.14 0.37 0.35
          Marijuana 2.03 2.02 0.32 0.31
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.83 1.80 0.32 0.28
     Cigarettes 2.00 2.02 0.36 0.35
     Alcohol 2.16 2.43 0.42 0.42
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 2.15 2.19 0.43 0.39
          Marijuana 2.11 2.04 0.37 0.36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 2.17 2.14 0.39 0.34
     Cigarettes 2.28 2.16 0.46 0.43
     Alcohol 2.23 2.41 0.46 0.44

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Table  3.43P Who Youths Talk With about a Serious Problem, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Who Youths Talk With about a Serious Problem (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Would Talk With about a Serious Problem1
No One Someone
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.1635   0.1635  
AGE        
     12-13 0.9231   0.9231  
     14-15 0.5554   0.5554  
     16-17 0.0956   0.0956  
GENDER        
     Male 0.1213   0.1213  
     Female 0.7914   0.7914  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5343   0.5343  
          White 0.6374   0.6374  
          Black or African American 0.0330   0.0330  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6629   0.6629  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7170   0.7170  
          Two or More Races 0.2907   0.2907  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0626   0.0626  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.0123   0.0123  
     Small Metro 0.9679   0.9679  
     Nonmetro 0.0505   0.0505  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.6442   0.0780  
          Marijuana 0.9566   0.2956  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0561   0.3213  
     Cigarettes 0.6339   0.2512  
     Alcohol 0.1128   0.9883  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.0625   0.1071  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2342   0.1476  
          Marijuana 0.2422   0.3554  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4825   0.3343  
     Cigarettes 0.6143   0.2472  
     Alcohol 0.2940   0.5612  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0370   0.6454  
          Marijuana 0.1979   0.3930  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1829   0.7653  
     Cigarettes 0.0562   0.0074  
     Alcohol 0.2640   0.1920  

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Table  3.44C Number of Times Attended Religious Services in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Attended Religious Services in the Past Year (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Times Attended Religious Services1
25 or More Fewer Than 25
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 123 118 123 118
AGE        
     12-13 62 60 62 60
     14-15 61 61 61 61
     16-17 59 60 59 60
GENDER        
     Male 74 79 74 79
     Female 83 77 83 77
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 111 106 111 106
          White 94 86 94 86
          Black or African American 42 45 42 45
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 6 * 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 24 26 24 26
          Two or More Races 12 11 12 11
     Hispanic or Latino 43 45 43 45
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 97 89 97 89
     Small Metro 64 67 64 67
     Nonmetro 39 42 39 42
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 29 31 60 56
          Marijuana 25 25 53 49
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 23 21 42 42
     Cigarettes 31 30 65 65
     Alcohol 41 42 72 71
          Binge Alcohol3 31 31 56 63
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 44 42 76 71
          Marijuana 38 36 65 63
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 37 35 66 61
     Cigarettes 42 39 77 75
     Alcohol 56 53 86 85
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 52 49 85 75
          Marijuana 44 39 76 67
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 45 44 77 72
     Cigarettes 53 49 95 84
     Alcohol 63 57 85 90

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Table  3.44D Number of Times Attended Religious Services in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Attended Religious Services in the Past Year (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Times Attended Religious Services1
25 or More Fewer Than 25
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.50 0.48 0.50 0.48
AGE        
     12-13 0.75 0.75 0.75 0.75
     14-15 0.75 0.72 0.75 0.72
     16-17 0.72 0.74 0.72 0.74
GENDER        
     Male 0.59 0.62 0.59 0.62
     Female 0.69 0.63 0.69 0.63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.54 0.51 0.54 0.51
          White 0.61 0.56 0.61 0.56
          Black or African American 1.14 1.22 1.14 1.22
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 3.46 * 3.46
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.60 2.64 2.60 2.64
          Two or More Races 2.94 2.58 2.94 2.58
     Hispanic or Latino 1.07 1.09 1.07 1.09
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.74 0.68 0.74 0.68
     Small Metro 0.88 0.90 0.88 0.90
     Nonmetro 0.93 1.02 0.93 1.02
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.36 0.39 0.37 0.34
          Marijuana 0.31 0.32 0.32 0.29
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.28 0.27 0.25 0.25
     Cigarettes 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.39
     Alcohol 0.51 0.52 0.44 0.42
          Binge Alcohol3 0.39 0.40 0.34 0.38
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.55 0.54 0.46 0.42
          Marijuana 0.47 0.46 0.40 0.38
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.45 0.44 0.40 0.36
     Cigarettes 0.52 0.50 0.47 0.45
     Alcohol 0.70 0.67 0.52 0.51
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.65 0.62 0.52 0.45
          Marijuana 0.55 0.50 0.46 0.40
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.56 0.55 0.47 0.43
     Cigarettes 0.66 0.62 0.57 0.50
     Alcohol 0.78 0.72 0.51 0.54

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Table  3.44P Number of Times Attended Religious Services in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Attended Religious Services in the Past Year (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Times Attended Religious Services1
25 or More Fewer Than 25
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.2183   0.2183  
AGE        
     12-13 0.3638   0.3638  
     14-15 0.9245   0.9245  
     16-17 0.1007   0.1007  
GENDER        
     Male 0.3937   0.3937  
     Female 0.3243   0.3243  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2735   0.2735  
          White 0.2907   0.2907  
          Black or African American 0.5702   0.5702  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.4787   0.4787  
          Two or More Races 0.2961   0.2961  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.6911   0.6911  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.1810   0.1810  
     Small Metro 0.7376   0.7376  
     Nonmetro 0.9569   0.9569  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2457   0.1614  
          Marijuana 0.4287   0.3762  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1675   0.3290  
     Cigarettes 0.4507   0.1412  
     Alcohol 0.8546   0.7126  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.9964   0.2527  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5141   0.1185  
          Marijuana 0.8900   0.1873  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5880   0.3416  
     Cigarettes 0.7709   0.1962  
     Alcohol 0.5254   0.6970  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5121   0.3485  
          Marijuana 0.5860   0.2179  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7314   0.9295  
     Cigarettes 0.1241   0.0028  
     Alcohol 0.2519   0.3060  

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Table  3.45C Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Youths' Life, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Their Life (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Life1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 96 100 96 100
AGE        
     12-13 43 50 43 50
     14-15 54 55 54 55
     16-17 56 56 56 56
GENDER        
     Male 65 74 65 74
     Female 60 63 60 63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 86 90 86 90
          White 73 73 73 73
          Black or African American 32 32 32 32
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5 7 5 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 24 23 24 23
          Two or More Races 11 12 11 12
     Hispanic or Latino 41 43 41 43
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 74 76 74 76
     Small Metro 51 55 51 55
     Nonmetro 33 35 33 35
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 54 54 40 38
          Marijuana 46 44 36 34
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 38 38 32 30
     Cigarettes 57 55 40 42
     Alcohol 66 65 45 46
          Binge Alcohol3 50 55 39 41
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 74 73 50 48
          Marijuana 59 63 45 44
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 62 59 47 41
     Cigarettes 70 70 47 48
     Alcohol 86 89 52 50
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 86 84 51 48
          Marijuana 69 73 50 45
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 76 73 50 46
     Cigarettes 88 86 52 51
     Alcohol 95 92 53 50

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Table  3.45D Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Youths' Life, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Their Life (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Life1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.39 0.41 0.39 0.41
AGE        
     12-13 0.52 0.62 0.52 0.62
     14-15 0.66 0.65 0.66 0.65
     16-17 0.68 0.70 0.68 0.70
GENDER        
     Male 0.52 0.59 0.52 0.59
     Female 0.49 0.52 0.49 0.52
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.42 0.44 0.42 0.44
          White 0.47 0.48 0.47 0.48
          Black or African American 0.88 0.86 0.88 0.86
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.06 4.55 3.06 4.55
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.56 2.42 2.56 2.42
          Two or More Races 2.80 2.70 2.80 2.70
     Hispanic or Latino 1.04 1.04 1.04 1.04
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.57 0.58 0.57 0.58
     Small Metro 0.70 0.73 0.70 0.73
     Nonmetro 0.79 0.84 0.79 0.84
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.29 0.29 0.70 0.67
          Marijuana 0.24 0.23 0.63 0.60
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.20 0.20 0.56 0.53
     Cigarettes 0.30 0.29 0.69 0.74
     Alcohol 0.35 0.34 0.78 0.82
          Binge Alcohol3 0.27 0.29 0.69 0.73
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.39 0.39 0.87 0.85
          Marijuana 0.31 0.33 0.79 0.77
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.33 0.31 0.82 0.72
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.37 0.83 0.84
     Alcohol 0.46 0.47 0.91 0.89
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.46 0.44 0.89 0.85
          Marijuana 0.37 0.39 0.88 0.80
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.38 0.88 0.82
     Cigarettes 0.47 0.45 0.91 0.91
     Alcohol 0.50 0.49 0.92 0.88

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Table  3.45P Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Youths' Life, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Their Life (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Religious Beliefs Are a Very Important Part of Life1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.5792   0.5792  
AGE        
     12-13 0.6732   0.6732  
     14-15 0.4491   0.4491  
     16-17 0.5151   0.5151  
GENDER        
     Male 0.9686   0.9686  
     Female 0.3912   0.3912  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5935   0.5935  
          White 0.9692   0.9692  
          Black or African American 0.5164   0.5164  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5491   0.5491  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1124   0.1124  
          Two or More Races 0.3121   0.3121  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.9073   0.9073  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.4259   0.4259  
     Small Metro 0.8931   0.8931  
     Nonmetro 0.9142   0.9142  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0883   0.4527  
          Marijuana 0.1496   0.8597  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2729   0.1889  
     Cigarettes 0.3671   0.9618  
     Alcohol 0.7812   0.9199  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.3051   0.5587  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1223   0.5888  
          Marijuana 0.2102   0.9881  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4369   0.3308  
     Cigarettes 0.3748   0.6930  
     Alcohol 0.2499   0.3250  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2539   0.6120  
          Marijuana 0.3161   0.7635  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6005   0.3581  
     Cigarettes 0.0048   0.2691  
     Alcohol 0.1020   0.6490  

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Table  3.46C Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Influence How Youths Make Decisions in Life, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Influence How They Make Decisions in Life (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Religious Beliefs Influence How Youths Make Decisions in Life1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 105 108 105 108
AGE        
     12-13 56 54 56 54
     14-15 57 59 57 59
     16-17 63 59 63 59
GENDER        
     Male 72 79 72 79
     Female 73 66 73 66
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 96 96 96 96
          White 79 82 79 82
          Black or African American 36 39 36 39
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7 7 7 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 29 24 29 24
          Two or More Races 13 14 13 14
     Hispanic or Latino 41 49 41 49
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 82 84 82 84
     Small Metro 57 54 57 54
     Nonmetro 36 38 36 38
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 49 46 45 45
          Marijuana 41 37 42 41
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 37 32 32 34
     Cigarettes 50 47 48 51
     Alcohol 60 59 53 56
          Binge Alcohol3 46 47 44 52
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 70 64 58 55
          Marijuana 56 54 52 51
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 56 52 50 46
     Cigarettes 62 60 57 57
     Alcohol 80 83 66 60
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 80 75 60 56
          Marijuana 64 63 58 53
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 71 65 53 53
     Cigarettes 80 77 65 63
     Alcohol 91 86 64 60

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Table  3.46D Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Influence How Youths Make Decisions in Life, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Influence How They Make Decisions in Life (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Religious Beliefs Influence How Youths Make Decisions in Life1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.43 0.44 0.43 0.44
AGE        
     12-13 0.68 0.67 0.68 0.67
     14-15 0.70 0.70 0.70 0.70
     16-17 0.77 0.74 0.77 0.74
GENDER        
     Male 0.58 0.63 0.58 0.63
     Female 0.61 0.55 0.61 0.55
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.47 0.47 0.47 0.47
          White 0.52 0.54 0.52 0.54
          Black or African American 0.98 1.07 0.98 1.07
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.11 4.07 4.11 4.07
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 3.01 2.50 3.01 2.50
          Two or More Races 3.40 3.18 3.40 3.18
     Hispanic or Latino 1.04 1.20 1.04 1.20
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.63 0.64 0.63 0.64
     Small Metro 0.79 0.72 0.79 0.72
     Nonmetro 0.86 0.92 0.86 0.92
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.29 0.27 0.58 0.57
          Marijuana 0.25 0.22 0.54 0.52
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.22 0.19 0.40 0.43
     Cigarettes 0.30 0.28 0.61 0.65
     Alcohol 0.36 0.35 0.68 0.71
          Binge Alcohol3 0.28 0.28 0.56 0.67
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.42 0.38 0.75 0.70
          Marijuana 0.33 0.32 0.67 0.64
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.34 0.31 0.64 0.58
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.36 0.74 0.72
     Alcohol 0.48 0.49 0.84 0.76
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.48 0.45 0.77 0.71
          Marijuana 0.38 0.38 0.74 0.68
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.43 0.39 0.68 0.67
     Cigarettes 0.48 0.46 0.83 0.80
     Alcohol 0.54 0.51 0.82 0.76

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Table  3.46P Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Influence How Youths Make Decisions in Life, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That Religious Beliefs Influence How They Make Decisions in Life (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Religious Beliefs Influence How Youths Make Decisions in Life1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.7774   0.7774  
AGE        
     12-13 0.6541   0.6541  
     14-15 0.7120   0.7120  
     16-17 0.6213   0.6213  
GENDER        
     Male 0.5836   0.5836  
     Female 0.8842   0.8842  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8482   0.8482  
          White 0.6555   0.6555  
          Black or African American 0.7186   0.7186  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3186   0.3186  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1835   0.1835  
          Two or More Races 0.5188   0.5188  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.7771   0.7771  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.9688   0.9688  
     Small Metro 0.6174   0.6174  
     Nonmetro 0.9737   0.9737  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0064   0.9692  
          Marijuana 0.1248   0.8171  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0459   0.8098  
     Cigarettes 0.0598   0.6796  
     Alcohol 0.4724   0.7964  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.7088   0.3783  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0399   0.9881  
          Marijuana 0.1633   0.7940  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0885   0.7960  
     Cigarettes 0.0469   0.8406  
     Alcohol 0.1849   0.4516  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0698   0.4102  
          Marijuana 0.1535   0.7976  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2054   0.1351  
     Cigarettes 0.0005   0.3733  
     Alcohol 0.0568   0.8618  

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Table  3.47C Youths' Feelings That It Is Important for Friends to Share Youths' Religious Beliefs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That It Is Important for Friends to Share Their Religious Beliefs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Important for Friends to Share Religious Beliefs1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 107 112 107 112
AGE        
     12-13 60 61 60 61
     14-15 57 60 57 60
     16-17 57 57 57 57
GENDER        
     Male 70 74 70 74
     Female 74 77 74 77
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 98 99 98 99
          White 84 83 84 83
          Black or African American 42 41 42 41
          American Indian or Alaska Native 8 7 8 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 29 25 29
          Two or More Races 11 11 11 11
     Hispanic or Latino 47 50 47 50
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 83 84 83 84
     Small Metro 60 66 60 66
     Nonmetro 41 42 41 42
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 32 32 57 59
          Marijuana 25 25 53 51
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 28 23 40 42
     Cigarettes 30 34 64 64
     Alcohol 38 40 70 70
          Binge Alcohol3 30 32 57 62
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 48 45 78 76
          Marijuana 36 37 69 68
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 42 37 66 61
     Cigarettes 42 42 77 73
     Alcohol 54 54 90 87
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 57 50 85 79
          Marijuana 42 41 78 75
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 53 45 78 71
     Cigarettes 55 49 89 85
     Alcohol 64 60 88 92

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Table  3.47D Youths' Feelings That It Is Important for Friends to Share Youths' Religious Beliefs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That It Is Important for Friends to Share Their Religious Beliefs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Important for Friends to Share Religious Beliefs1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.44 0.46 0.44 0.46
AGE        
     12-13 0.73 0.76 0.73 0.76
     14-15 0.70 0.70 0.70 0.70
     16-17 0.70 0.70 0.70 0.70
GENDER        
     Male 0.56 0.59 0.56 0.59
     Female 0.62 0.64 0.62 0.64
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.48 0.48 0.48 0.48
          White 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55
          Black or African American 1.16 1.12 1.16 1.12
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.68 4.39 4.68 4.39
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.60 2.98 2.60 2.98
          Two or More Races 2.72 2.49 2.72 2.49
     Hispanic or Latino 1.19 1.21 1.19 1.21
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64
     Small Metro 0.83 0.89 0.83 0.89
     Nonmetro 0.98 1.02 0.98 1.02
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.38 0.38 0.36 0.36
          Marijuana 0.29 0.30 0.33 0.31
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.32 0.27 0.25 0.26
     Cigarettes 0.36 0.40 0.40 0.39
     Alcohol 0.44 0.48 0.44 0.43
          Binge Alcohol3 0.36 0.39 0.35 0.38
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.56 0.54 0.49 0.47
          Marijuana 0.42 0.44 0.43 0.42
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.49 0.44 0.41 0.37
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.50 0.48 0.45
     Alcohol 0.63 0.65 0.56 0.54
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.67 0.59 0.53 0.49
          Marijuana 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.46
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.63 0.54 0.49 0.44
     Cigarettes 0.65 0.58 0.56 0.52
     Alcohol 0.76 0.71 0.55 0.57

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Table  3.47P Youths' Feelings That It Is Important for Friends to Share Youths' Religious Beliefs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings That It Is Important for Friends to Share Their Religious Beliefs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Important for Friends to Share Religious Beliefs1
Agree/Strongly Agree Disagree/Strongly Disagree
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.3403   0.3403  
AGE        
     12-13 0.7813   0.7813  
     14-15 0.0158   0.0158  
     16-17 0.6824   0.6824  
GENDER        
     Male 0.0705   0.0705  
     Female 0.7780   0.7780  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5538   0.5538  
          White 0.4100   0.4100  
          Black or African American 0.5579   0.5579  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6096   0.6096  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8125   0.8125  
          Two or More Races 0.1904   0.1904  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.3380   0.3380  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.1088   0.1088  
     Small Metro 0.6125   0.6125  
     Nonmetro 0.9463   0.9463  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3214   0.0982  
          Marijuana 0.7399   0.1097  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0254   0.6059  
     Cigarettes 0.3379   0.1059  
     Alcohol 0.9389   0.5516  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.6504   0.4400  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4584   0.1614  
          Marijuana 0.4328   0.0745  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0640   0.8547  
     Cigarettes 0.5963   0.0646  
     Alcohol 0.7061   0.5071  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1213   0.8341  
          Marijuana 0.5623   0.0576  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0037   0.1114  
     Cigarettes 0.1883   0.0019  
     Alcohol 0.2545   0.2434  

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Table  3.48C Grade Average for the Last Grading Period Completed, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Grade Average for the Last Grading Period Completed (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Grade Average for Last Grading Period Completed1
"D" or Lower "A," "B," or "C"
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 53 52 272 261
AGE        
     12-13 26 26 123 118
     14-15 31 32 121 130
     16-17 30 30 128 131
GENDER        
     Male 41 39 160 157
     Female 29 32 163 165
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 43 46 255 241
          White 35 40 218 195
          Black or African American 24 20 98 98
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3 4 16 15
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 9 9 50 58
          Two or More Races 5 7 27 26
     Hispanic or Latino 30 23 101 99
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 44 39 231 213
     Small Metro 25 28 152 164
     Nonmetro 20 22 104 103
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 25 24 64 67
          Marijuana 23 21 56 54
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 15 17 43 47
     Cigarettes 24 28 65 74
     Alcohol 25 29 84 87
          Binge Alcohol3 20 23 63 70
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 32 31 96 98
          Marijuana 28 28 78 80
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 25 24 73 73
     Cigarettes 29 32 84 93
     Alcohol 36 38 122 130
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 35 37 121 118
          Marijuana 32 33 92 91
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 29 31 98 96
     Cigarettes 38 39 119 117
     Alcohol 41 43 139 147

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Table  3.48D Grade Average for the Last Grading Period Completed, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Grade Average for the Last Grading Period Completed (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Grade Average for Last Grading Period Completed1
"D" or Lower "A," "B," or "C"
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.24 0.23 0.24 0.23
AGE        
     12-13 0.38 0.36 0.38 0.36
     14-15 0.41 0.40 0.41 0.40
     16-17 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39
GENDER        
     Male 0.36 0.34 0.36 0.34
     Female 0.27 0.29 0.27 0.29
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.23 0.24 0.23 0.24
          White 0.25 0.26 0.25 0.26
          Black or African American 0.76 0.63 0.76 0.63
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.33 3.24 2.33 3.24
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.10 1.00 1.10 1.00
          Two or More Races 1.43 1.76 1.43 1.76
     Hispanic or Latino 0.85 0.65 0.85 0.65
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.36 0.32 0.36 0.32
     Small Metro 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38
     Nonmetro 0.50 0.54 0.50 0.54
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 1.59 1.42 0.30 0.29
          Marijuana 1.47 1.29 0.27 0.24
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.07 1.11 0.21 0.22
     Cigarettes 1.59 1.58 0.30 0.33
     Alcohol 1.50 1.66 0.36 0.36
          Binge Alcohol3 1.31 1.38 0.29 0.32
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 1.80 1.64 0.40 0.40
          Marijuana 1.66 1.58 0.35 0.35
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.58 1.40 0.33 0.32
     Cigarettes 1.79 1.72 0.38 0.39
     Alcohol 1.84 1.78 0.46 0.45
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 1.77 1.69 0.46 0.43
          Marijuana 1.77 1.70 0.40 0.39
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.68 1.65 0.41 0.37
     Cigarettes 1.87 1.83 0.47 0.45
     Alcohol 1.78 1.74 0.50 0.46

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Table  3.48P Grade Average for the Last Grading Period Completed, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Grade Average for the Last Grading Period Completed (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Grade Average for Last Grading Period Completed1
"D" or Lower "A," "B," or "C"
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.2012   0.2012  
AGE        
     12-13 1.0000   1.0000  
     14-15 0.0322   0.0322  
     16-17 0.9953   0.9953  
GENDER        
     Male 0.8588   0.8588  
     Female 0.0184   0.0184  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1585   0.1585  
          White 0.0421   0.0421  
          Black or African American 0.2116   0.2116  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2470   0.2470  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8825   0.8825  
          Two or More Races 0.2264   0.2264  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.9684   0.9684  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.8422   0.8422  
     Small Metro 0.1397   0.1397  
     Nonmetro 0.3213   0.3213  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3724   0.1739  
          Marijuana 0.3308   0.3583  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8194   0.4414  
     Cigarettes 0.4366   0.7875  
     Alcohol 0.6813   0.6558  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.7428   0.4048  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5827   0.2409  
          Marijuana 0.9457   0.2176  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5777   0.8444  
     Cigarettes 0.3373   0.5842  
     Alcohol 0.4172   0.4460  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.9220   0.5642  
          Marijuana 0.8828   0.1725  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6998   0.4509  
     Cigarettes 0.8982   0.0314  
     Alcohol 0.5769   0.1331  

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Table  3.49C Youths' Feelings about Going to School During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Going to School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Going to School1
Liked a Lot/Kind of Liked Didn't Like Very Much/Hated
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 251 235 105 103
AGE        
     12-13 114 112 51 49
     14-15 117 119 49 60
     16-17 117 115 61 59
GENDER        
     Male 150 142 75 74
     Female 154 152 62 67
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 230 213 94 93
          White 190 173 85 86
          Black or African American 98 94 29 30
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16 14 3 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 51 55 18 20
          Two or More Races 26 24 10 15
     Hispanic or Latino 101 95 42 44
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 214 193 80 82
     Small Metro 134 142 62 62
     Nonmetro 97 94 40 42
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 55 56 40 41
          Marijuana 49 46 35 37
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 35 39 30 31
     Cigarettes 57 62 44 46
     Alcohol 74 78 49 53
          Binge Alcohol3 55 61 40 46
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 82 80 58 58
          Marijuana 69 65 47 51
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 62 61 47 48
     Cigarettes 76 77 51 56
     Alcohol 110 114 65 70
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 107 99 67 67
          Marijuana 84 79 53 55
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 84 81 60 58
     Cigarettes 107 102 69 67
     Alcohol 131 130 75 76

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Table  3.49D Youths' Feelings about Going to School During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Going to School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Going to School1
Liked a Lot/Kind of Liked Didn't Like Very Much/Hated
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.38 0.37 0.38 0.37
AGE        
     12-13 0.61 0.60 0.61 0.60
     14-15 0.59 0.63 0.59 0.63
     16-17 0.68 0.65 0.68 0.65
GENDER        
     Male 0.55 0.54 0.55 0.54
     Female 0.49 0.51 0.49 0.51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.40 0.39 0.40 0.39
          White 0.46 0.47 0.46 0.47
          Black or African American 0.83 0.83 0.83 0.83
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.66 3.92 2.66 3.92
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.02 1.92 2.02 1.92
          Two or More Races 2.54 2.90 2.54 2.90
     Hispanic or Latino 1.06 1.03 1.06 1.03
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.52 0.56 0.52 0.56
     Small Metro 0.71 0.65 0.71 0.65
     Nonmetro 0.87 0.87 0.87 0.87
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.28 0.29 0.76 0.73
          Marijuana 0.26 0.24 0.68 0.68
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.19 0.21 0.59 0.58
     Cigarettes 0.30 0.32 0.83 0.83
     Alcohol 0.37 0.38 0.85 0.92
          Binge Alcohol3 0.28 0.32 0.75 0.84
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.39 0.39 0.96 0.91
          Marijuana 0.36 0.33 0.81 0.89
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.31 0.32 0.88 0.83
     Cigarettes 0.39 0.38 0.92 0.92
     Alcohol 0.47 0.47 0.99 1.01
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.47 0.44 1.01 0.94
          Marijuana 0.41 0.39 0.90 0.91
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.38 1.02 0.94
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.46 1.07 1.00
     Alcohol 0.52 0.49 1.01 1.03

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Table  3.49P Youths' Feelings about Going to School During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Going to School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Going to School1
Liked a Lot/Kind of Liked Didn't Like Very Much/Hated
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.3199   0.3199  
AGE        
     12-13 0.5881   0.5881  
     14-15 0.2272   0.2272  
     16-17 0.3324   0.3324  
GENDER        
     Male 0.6183   0.6183  
     Female 0.3404   0.3404  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3665   0.3665  
          White 0.9628   0.9628  
          Black or African American 0.1613   0.1613  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1763   0.1763  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7176   0.7176  
          Two or More Races 0.2713   0.2713  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5912   0.5912  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.6646   0.6646  
     Small Metro 0.2140   0.2140  
     Nonmetro 0.9812   0.9812  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0758   0.7846  
          Marijuana 0.4099   0.3978  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1162   0.5839  
     Cigarettes 0.9814   0.7243  
     Alcohol 0.7460   0.8489  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.3448   0.6781  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0421   0.3819  
          Marijuana 0.1859   0.9963  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2082   0.3196  
     Cigarettes 0.5080   0.7491  
     Alcohol 0.3212   0.5214  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1935   0.2054  
          Marijuana 0.1354   0.9920  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.9017   0.1761  
     Cigarettes 0.0407   0.3363  
     Alcohol 0.0814   0.7699  

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Table  3.50C How Often Youths Felt in the Past Year That Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Youths Felt That Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 242 235 109 106
AGE        
     12-13 116 113 50 46
     14-15 115 119 53 62
     16-17 108 111 66 63
GENDER        
     Male 145 145 77 72
     Female 152 150 65 71
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 221 212 99 94
          White 185 169 89 87
          Black or African American 95 95 33 30
          American Indian or Alaska Native 15 15 5 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 48 56 18 18
          Two or More Races 25 21 11 20
     Hispanic or Latino 100 100 41 43
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 203 190 89 85
     Small Metro 134 150 62 55
     Nonmetro 97 90 38 45
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 55 56 41 43
          Marijuana 45 46 37 39
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 38 41 27 31
     Cigarettes 57 63 41 45
     Alcohol 72 71 52 56
          Binge Alcohol3 53 57 40 48
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 82 81 56 58
          Marijuana 64 68 48 51
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 63 60 47 49
     Cigarettes 72 79 52 54
     Alcohol 105 109 70 76
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 101 102 68 69
          Marijuana 75 79 55 57
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 83 83 57 61
     Cigarettes 104 102 67 65
     Alcohol 124 126 75 83

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Table  3.50D How Often Youths Felt in the Past Year That Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Youths Felt That Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.37 0.38 0.37 0.38
AGE        
     12-13 0.60 0.57 0.60 0.57
     14-15 0.63 0.65 0.63 0.65
     16-17 0.68 0.67 0.68 0.67
GENDER        
     Male 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.54
     Female 0.52 0.54 0.52 0.54
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.40 0.39 0.40 0.39
          White 0.47 0.46 0.47 0.46
          Black or African American 0.92 0.85 0.92 0.85
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.25 3.80 3.25 3.80
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.84 1.82 1.84 1.82
          Two or More Races 2.56 3.51 2.56 3.51
     Hispanic or Latino 1.04 1.11 1.04 1.11
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.54 0.57 0.54 0.57
     Small Metro 0.71 0.64 0.71 0.64
     Nonmetro 0.81 0.87 0.81 0.87
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.30 0.29 0.72 0.74
          Marijuana 0.25 0.24 0.66 0.71
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.21 0.22 0.52 0.56
     Cigarettes 0.31 0.33 0.75 0.76
     Alcohol 0.37 0.35 0.82 0.87
          Binge Alcohol3 0.29 0.30 0.71 0.81
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.40 0.40 0.89 0.87
          Marijuana 0.33 0.35 0.80 0.85
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.32 0.31 0.83 0.79
     Cigarettes 0.39 0.40 0.90 0.84
     Alcohol 0.48 0.45 0.95 0.97
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.46 0.46 0.97 0.98
          Marijuana 0.38 0.40 0.90 0.93
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.39 0.94 0.92
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.47 0.99 0.91
     Alcohol 0.52 0.48 0.94 0.97

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Table  3.50P How Often Youths Felt in the Past Year That Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Youths Felt That Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Assigned Schoolwork Was Meaningful and Important1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.8885   0.8885  
AGE        
     12-13 0.8801   0.8801  
     14-15 0.5236   0.5236  
     16-17 0.4083   0.4083  
GENDER        
     Male 0.2309   0.2309  
     Female 0.2835   0.2835  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9249   0.9249  
          White 0.8240   0.8240  
          Black or African American 0.7639   0.7639  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6636   0.6636  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.4583   0.4583  
          Two or More Races 0.0158   0.0158  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.9927   0.9927  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.8867   0.8867  
     Small Metro 0.6253   0.6253  
     Nonmetro 0.9388   0.9388  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0250   0.4833  
          Marijuana 0.0819   0.5990  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0894   0.2680  
     Cigarettes 0.5659   0.3655  
     Alcohol 0.4567   0.3165  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.9207   0.0380  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0786   0.4059  
          Marijuana 0.0943   0.4245  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.3168   0.3679  
     Cigarettes 0.4565   0.3815  
     Alcohol 0.2715   0.2794  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4428   0.5452  
          Marijuana 0.1041   0.7275  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6089   0.5084  
     Cigarettes 0.0710   0.2244  
     Alcohol 0.1306   0.9075  

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Table  3.51C Level of Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Level of Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School1
Very/Somewhat Important Very/Somewhat Unimportant
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 264 258 78 71
AGE        
     12-13 120 122 32 31
     14-15 120 129 38 42
     16-17 119 125 49 45
GENDER        
     Male 158 156 56 51
     Female 162 162 47 47
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 239 235 73 67
          White 202 191 63 62
          Black or African American 101 100 24 19
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16 15 2 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 51 58 14 14
          Two or More Races 26 24 11 13
     Hispanic or Latino 111 106 26 26
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 224 206 64 59
     Small Metro 147 164 41 40
     Nonmetro 104 102 26 27
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 61 67 34 29
          Marijuana 52 55 29 26
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 41 45 22 22
     Cigarettes 65 74 31 33
     Alcohol 82 85 38 37
          Binge Alcohol3 61 68 30 32
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 89 94 43 40
          Marijuana 72 78 37 34
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 71 69 35 33
     Cigarettes 83 93 39 39
     Alcohol 117 125 51 50
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 113 116 48 48
          Marijuana 86 92 41 39
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 96 91 40 43
     Cigarettes 117 120 48 45
     Alcohol 138 144 55 55

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Table  3.51D Level of Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Level of Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School1
Very/Somewhat Important Very/Somewhat Unimportant
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.30 0.28 0.30 0.28
AGE        
     12-13 0.40 0.42 0.40 0.42
     14-15 0.46 0.48 0.46 0.48
     16-17 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55
GENDER        
     Male 0.43 0.41 0.43 0.41
     Female 0.40 0.38 0.40 0.38
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.32 0.32 0.32 0.32
          White 0.36 0.38 0.36 0.38
          Black or African American 0.71 0.56 0.71 0.56
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1.67 2.51 1.67 2.51
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.64 1.50 1.64 1.50
          Two or More Races 2.65 2.66 2.65 2.66
     Hispanic or Latino 0.73 0.69 0.73 0.69
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.43 0.43 0.43 0.43
     Small Metro 0.51 0.52 0.51 0.52
     Nonmetro 0.60 0.59 0.60 0.59
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.29 0.30 1.10 0.96
          Marijuana 0.26 0.25 0.98 0.89
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.20 0.21 0.79 0.76
     Cigarettes 0.32 0.33 1.04 1.06
     Alcohol 0.37 0.36 1.10 1.15
          Binge Alcohol3 0.29 0.31 0.98 1.04
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.39 0.39 1.20 1.18
          Marijuana 0.33 0.34 1.13 1.11
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.32 0.31 1.15 1.04
     Cigarettes 0.38 0.41 1.22 1.18
     Alcohol 0.46 0.44 1.24 1.23
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.45 0.43 1.27 1.29
          Marijuana 0.38 0.39 1.25 1.23
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.41 0.36 1.21 1.26
     Cigarettes 0.47 0.47 1.31 1.23
     Alcohol 0.49 0.46 1.22 1.22

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Table  3.51P Level of Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Level of Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Importance Later in Life of Things Learned in School1
Very/Somewhat Important Very/Somewhat Unimportant
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.5069   0.5069  
AGE        
     12-13 0.5724   0.5724  
     14-15 0.8095   0.8095  
     16-17 0.6630   0.6630  
GENDER        
     Male 0.2705   0.2705  
     Female 0.8226   0.8226  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8554   0.8554  
          White 0.8870   0.8870  
          Black or African American 0.1115   0.1115  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9627   0.9627  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8599   0.8599  
          Two or More Races 0.1452   0.1452  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.2448   0.2448  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.1539   0.1539  
     Small Metro 0.9886   0.9886  
     Nonmetro 0.1666   0.1666  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1289   0.9710  
          Marijuana 0.3326   0.8240  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.3635   0.9118  
     Cigarettes 0.7827   0.4742  
     Alcohol 0.5567   0.1534  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.7887   0.0197  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2072   0.6008  
          Marijuana 0.3392   0.9786  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6238   0.6368  
     Cigarettes 0.5391   0.2786  
     Alcohol 0.3771   0.1756  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4829   0.3538  
          Marijuana 0.2286   0.9536  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7897   0.1290  
     Cigarettes 0.0334   0.9345  
     Alcohol 0.1033   0.2775  

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Table  3.52C How Interesting Courses at School Have Been During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Interesting Courses at School Have Been (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
How Interesting Courses at School Have Been1
Very/Somewhat Interesting Very/Somewhat Boring
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 237 233 120 113
AGE        
     12-13 112 116 54 54
     14-15 109 116 60 68
     16-17 110 112 66 64
GENDER        
     Male 141 143 81 77
     Female 146 149 69 78
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 215 211 108 102
          White 180 170 94 92
          Black or African American 93 94 36 34
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16 * 3 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 48 57 21 23
          Two or More Races 23 20 14 16
     Hispanic or Latino 102 96 42 49
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 202 187 96 90
     Small Metro 131 143 67 66
     Nonmetro 92 93 41 45
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 55 59 42 42
          Marijuana 46 50 36 36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 35 38 29 33
     Cigarettes 55 66 44 44
     Alcohol 69 75 52 55
          Binge Alcohol3 52 60 40 47
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 79 83 59 59
          Marijuana 64 69 49 50
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 62 61 47 47
     Cigarettes 71 81 54 54
     Alcohol 101 110 72 76
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 99 102 74 69
          Marijuana 75 81 58 54
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 81 82 62 59
     Cigarettes 101 104 72 68
     Alcohol 118 126 83 83

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Table  3.52D How Interesting Courses at School Have Been During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Interesting Courses at School Have Been (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
How Interesting Courses at School Have Been1
Very/Somewhat Interesting Very/Somewhat Boring
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.41 0.40 0.41 0.40
AGE        
     12-13 0.63 0.68 0.63 0.68
     14-15 0.67 0.71 0.67 0.71
     16-17 0.69 0.69 0.69 0.69
GENDER        
     Male 0.56 0.56 0.56 0.56
     Female 0.52 0.59 0.52 0.59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.43 0.42 0.43 0.42
          White 0.48 0.50 0.48 0.50
          Black or African American 0.96 0.95 0.96 0.95
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.68 * 2.68 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.23 2.31 2.23 2.31
          Two or More Races 3.08 2.67 3.08 2.67
     Hispanic or Latino 1.10 1.21 1.10 1.21
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.58 0.59 0.58 0.59
     Small Metro 0.75 0.72 0.75 0.72
     Nonmetro 0.78 0.93 0.78 0.93
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.30 0.32 0.69 0.67
          Marijuana 0.26 0.27 0.61 0.60
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.20 0.21 0.51 0.55
     Cigarettes 0.31 0.35 0.71 0.71
     Alcohol 0.36 0.38 0.78 0.83
          Binge Alcohol3 0.29 0.32 0.65 0.75
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.40 0.41 0.83 0.80
          Marijuana 0.35 0.36 0.77 0.74
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.33 0.32 0.72 0.73
     Cigarettes 0.39 0.42 0.82 0.80
     Alcohol 0.46 0.47 0.92 0.90
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.47 0.46 0.96 0.84
          Marijuana 0.39 0.41 0.89 0.78
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.41 0.39 0.87 0.81
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.50 0.97 0.91
     Alcohol 0.50 0.49 0.93 0.89

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Table  3.52P How Interesting Courses at School Have Been During the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Interesting Courses at School Have Been (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
How Interesting Courses at School Have Been1
Very/Somewhat Interesting Very/Somewhat Boring
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.9242   0.9242  
AGE        
     12-13 0.1178   0.1178  
     14-15 0.3763   0.3763  
     16-17 0.5276   0.5276  
GENDER        
     Male 0.3068   0.3068  
     Female 0.2123   0.2123  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9836   0.9836  
          White 0.6406   0.6406  
          Black or African American 0.4210   0.4210  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1974   0.1974  
          Two or More Races 0.1080   0.1080  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.7002   0.7002  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.5521   0.5521  
     Small Metro 0.8642   0.8642  
     Nonmetro 0.0767   0.0767  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3391   0.3065  
          Marijuana 0.6134   0.3175  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.3346   0.9744  
     Cigarettes 0.5934   0.4302  
     Alcohol 0.3710   0.2951  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.4658   0.3677  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3113   0.6920  
          Marijuana 0.4734   0.5616  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.9739   0.6560  
     Cigarettes 0.7618   0.9337  
     Alcohol 0.0740   0.0524  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4871   0.7218  
          Marijuana 0.2338   0.8155  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4399   0.8184  
     Cigarettes 0.0114   0.9650  
     Alcohol 0.0221   0.2013  

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Table  3.53C How Often Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job with Schoolwork in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job with Schoolwork (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job With Schoolwork1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 245 232 103 103
AGE        
     12-13 117 114 48 49
     14-15 109 123 58 60
     16-17 116 112 60 61
GENDER        
     Male 149 143 72 70
     Female 146 150 69 68
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 227 208 93 95
          White 191 168 86 85
          Black or African American 94 95 33 31
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16 13 6 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 48 57 20 23
          Two or More Races 26 25 10 16
     Hispanic or Latino 100 97 42 46
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 204 189 83 79
     Small Metro 132 143 61 60
     Nonmetro 97 91 36 44
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 60 58 36 39
          Marijuana 52 49 30 36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 40 40 25 28
     Cigarettes 61 63 39 42
     Alcohol 77 78 46 52
          Binge Alcohol3 59 61 36 43
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 88 83 53 56
          Marijuana 69 70 43 48
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 68 62 44 45
     Cigarettes 76 79 47 52
     Alcohol 111 115 64 71
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 112 103 62 65
          Marijuana 84 82 50 53
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 92 82 53 57
     Cigarettes 110 105 60 63
     Alcohol 130 131 71 79

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Table  3.53D How Often Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job with Schoolwork in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job with Schoolwork (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job With Schoolwork1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36
AGE        
     12-13 0.58 0.60 0.58 0.60
     14-15 0.64 0.67 0.64 0.67
     16-17 0.67 0.66 0.67 0.66
GENDER        
     Male 0.53 0.51 0.53 0.51
     Female 0.52 0.51 0.52 0.51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.38
          White 0.47 0.44 0.47 0.44
          Black or African American 0.89 0.89 0.89 0.89
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.17 3.41 4.17 3.41
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.12 2.36 2.12 2.36
          Two or More Races 2.56 3.28 2.56 3.28
     Hispanic or Latino 1.05 1.13 1.05 1.13
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.49 0.51 0.49 0.51
     Small Metro 0.67 0.63 0.67 0.63
     Nonmetro 0.79 0.87 0.79 0.87
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.32 0.30 0.68 0.68
          Marijuana 0.28 0.26 0.57 0.63
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.22 0.21 0.48 0.52
     Cigarettes 0.33 0.33 0.70 0.73
     Alcohol 0.38 0.38 0.77 0.86
          Binge Alcohol3 0.31 0.33 0.66 0.76
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.42 0.42 0.90 0.88
          Marijuana 0.36 0.36 0.76 0.80
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.35 0.33 0.81 0.75
     Cigarettes 0.40 0.40 0.80 0.87
     Alcohol 0.49 0.47 0.93 0.98
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.50 0.47 0.98 0.93
          Marijuana 0.42 0.42 0.86 0.88
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.44 0.40 0.88 0.87
     Cigarettes 0.51 0.48 0.88 0.97
     Alcohol 0.52 0.51 0.94 0.98

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Table  3.53P How Often Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job with Schoolwork in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job with Schoolwork (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Teachers Let Youths Know They Were Doing a Good Job With Schoolwork1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.8714   0.8714  
AGE        
     12-13 0.6029   0.6029  
     14-15 0.0420   0.0420  
     16-17 0.0611   0.0611  
GENDER        
     Male 0.8138   0.8138  
     Female 0.6262   0.6262  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6889   0.6889  
          White 0.9781   0.9781  
          Black or African American 0.2547   0.2547  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5781   0.5781  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.3366   0.3366  
          Two or More Races 0.2967   0.2967  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.7264   0.7264  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.4782   0.4782  
     Small Metro 0.8065   0.8065  
     Nonmetro 0.1748   0.1748  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1457   0.6452  
          Marijuana 0.2438   0.8394  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2705   0.8504  
     Cigarettes 0.7227   0.5931  
     Alcohol 0.8409   0.7717  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.5614   0.2170  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3607   0.6357  
          Marijuana 0.4617   0.5725  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5670   0.7829  
     Cigarettes 0.7869   0.4020  
     Alcohol 0.4775   0.6509  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5810   0.7969  
          Marijuana 0.1935   0.9853  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6590   0.4844  
     Cigarettes 0.1839   0.0464  
     Alcohol 0.1782   0.9777  

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Table  3.54C How Many Students in Youths' Grade Smoke Cigarettes, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Smoke Cigarettes (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Smoke Cigarettes1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 131 133 226 212
AGE        
     12-13 37 38 123 117
     14-15 67 77 109 110
     16-17 94 91 88 84
GENDER        
     Male 76 82 146 137
     Female 95 95 129 133
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 117 122 207 194
          White 98 104 181 161
          Black or African American 50 51 78 75
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7 * 14 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 27 31 44 51
          Two or More Races 14 16 24 20
     Hispanic or Latino 58 56 94 89
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 101 98 196 172
     Small Metro 79 78 115 132
     Nonmetro 52 62 83 77
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 55 55 42 46
          Marijuana 48 49 33 37
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 36 37 30 33
     Cigarettes 58 65 38 44
     Alcohol 62 68 62 61
          Binge Alcohol3 51 56 42 50
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 75 78 64 64
          Marijuana 65 68 51 50
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 56 60 51 50
     Cigarettes 71 79 55 55
     Alcohol 91 97 88 91
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 90 90 85 82
          Marijuana 77 77 58 57
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 71 76 71 68
     Cigarettes 89 95 85 78
     Alcohol 102 106 102 103

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Table  3.54D How Many Students in Youths' Grade Smoke Cigarettes, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Smoke Cigarettes (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Smoke Cigarettes1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.44 0.46 0.44 0.46
AGE        
     12-13 0.50 0.52 0.50 0.52
     14-15 0.78 0.79 0.78 0.79
     16-17 0.82 0.77 0.82 0.77
GENDER        
     Male 0.57 0.61 0.57 0.61
     Female 0.66 0.68 0.66 0.68
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.50 0.46 0.50
          White 0.53 0.56 0.53 0.56
          Black or African American 1.14 1.16 1.14 1.16
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.87 * 4.87 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.78 2.96 2.78 2.96
          Two or More Races 3.30 2.80 3.30 2.80
     Hispanic or Latino 1.42 1.32 1.42 1.32
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.63 0.63 0.63 0.63
     Small Metro 0.79 0.80 0.79 0.80
     Nonmetro 0.99 1.13 0.99 1.13
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.67 0.64 0.27 0.29
          Marijuana 0.61 0.59 0.22 0.24
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.46 0.46 0.20 0.22
     Cigarettes 0.69 0.72 0.26 0.28
     Alcohol 0.72 0.74 0.38 0.36
          Binge Alcohol3 0.63 0.67 0.28 0.31
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.80 0.78 0.38 0.38
          Marijuana 0.75 0.74 0.33 0.31
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.65 0.68 0.32 0.32
     Cigarettes 0.78 0.82 0.35 0.34
     Alcohol 0.83 0.82 0.49 0.46
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.86 0.79 0.48 0.45
          Marijuana 0.84 0.79 0.37 0.34
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.76 0.78 0.43 0.39
     Cigarettes 0.82 0.82 0.50 0.44
     Alcohol 0.77 0.76 0.54 0.50

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Table  3.54P How Many Students in Youths' Grade Smoke Cigarettes, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Smoke Cigarettes (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Smoke Cigarettes1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.9937   0.9937  
AGE        
     12-13 0.5140   0.5140  
     14-15 0.3436   0.3436  
     16-17 0.1816   0.1816  
GENDER        
     Male 0.3254   0.3254  
     Female 0.3843   0.3843  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8649   0.8649  
          White 0.5209   0.5209  
          Black or African American 0.4988   0.4988  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7866   0.7866  
          Two or More Races 0.2526   0.2526  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.7052   0.7052  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.7563   0.7563  
     Small Metro 0.2471   0.2471  
     Nonmetro 0.2904   0.2904  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0068   0.2408  
          Marijuana 0.0159   0.1142  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1470   0.5612  
     Cigarettes 0.2261   0.0849  
     Alcohol 0.2942   0.3148  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.5199   0.0162  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2590   0.8651  
          Marijuana 0.1731   0.7984  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6034   0.7260  
     Cigarettes 0.3411   0.3737  
     Alcohol 0.4594   0.7892  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3856   0.6439  
          Marijuana 0.2079   0.8668  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5645   0.0910  
     Cigarettes 0.1731   0.0930  
     Alcohol 0.2791   0.4985  

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Table  3.55C How Many Students in Youths' Grade Use Marijuana or Hashish, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Use Marijuana or Hashish (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Use Marijuana/Hashish1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 110 117 235 223
AGE        
     12-13 25 23 125 118
     14-15 58 64 110 114
     16-17 84 85 92 95
GENDER        
     Male 65 69 146 144
     Female 83 83 137 138
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 95 102 218 206
          White 78 80 190 175
          Black or African American 48 45 77 79
          American Indian or Alaska Native 8 7 13 14
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 21 27 46 56
          Two or More Races 13 16 23 20
     Hispanic or Latino 56 53 87 89
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 91 95 200 176
     Small Metro 62 65 130 142
     Nonmetro 34 43 94 89
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 56 52 39 48
          Marijuana 49 47 29 36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 34 34 31 36
     Cigarettes 51 57 48 52
     Alcohol 63 67 62 66
          Binge Alcohol3 53 55 44 52
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 71 72 68 67
          Marijuana 64 66 48 51
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 52 54 55 54
     Cigarettes 61 67 64 65
     Alcohol 84 89 93 98
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 84 84 90 88
          Marijuana 75 74 58 60
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 64 68 79 73
     Cigarettes 81 82 91 90
     Alcohol 91 99 108 114

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Table  3.55D How Many Students in Youths' Grade Use Marijuana or Hashish, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Use Marijuana or Hashish (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Use Marijuana/Hashish1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.40 0.43 0.40 0.43
AGE        
     12-13 0.36 0.32 0.36 0.32
     14-15 0.69 0.71 0.69 0.71
     16-17 0.76 0.82 0.76 0.82
GENDER        
     Male 0.49 0.55 0.49 0.55
     Female 0.63 0.63 0.63 0.63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.41 0.45 0.41 0.45
          White 0.46 0.48 0.46 0.48
          Black or African American 1.14 1.11 1.14 1.11
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5.16 5.11 5.16 5.11
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.30 2.83 2.30 2.83
          Two or More Races 3.10 2.90 3.10 2.90
     Hispanic or Latino 1.30 1.30 1.30 1.30
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.60 0.64 0.60 0.64
     Small Metro 0.73 0.76 0.73 0.76
     Nonmetro 0.76 0.93 0.76 0.93
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.82 0.78 0.24 0.28
          Marijuana 0.76 0.74 0.18 0.21
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.55 0.56 0.19 0.21
     Cigarettes 0.78 0.85 0.29 0.29
     Alcohol 0.89 0.90 0.35 0.36
          Binge Alcohol3 0.79 0.81 0.27 0.30
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.91 0.88 0.37 0.37
          Marijuana 0.87 0.89 0.28 0.29
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.76 0.81 0.31 0.31
     Cigarettes 0.86 0.93 0.38 0.36
     Alcohol 0.89 0.86 0.49 0.46
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.92 0.86 0.48 0.44
          Marijuana 0.94 0.91 0.34 0.33
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.85 0.87 0.44 0.38
     Cigarettes 0.94 0.92 0.48 0.46
     Alcohol 0.79 0.82 0.53 0.49

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Table  3.55P How Many Students in Youths' Grade Use Marijuana or Hashish, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Use Marijuana or Hashish (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Use Marijuana/Hashish1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.1051   0.1051  
AGE        
     12-13 0.6327   0.6327  
     14-15 0.4768   0.4768  
     16-17 0.0971   0.0971  
GENDER        
     Male 0.4079   0.4079  
     Female 0.1377   0.1377  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0606   0.0606  
          White 0.0978   0.0978  
          Black or African American 0.2923   0.2923  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7533   0.7533  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8545   0.8545  
          Two or More Races 0.1474   0.1474  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.8946   0.8946  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.1818   0.1818  
     Small Metro 0.0253   0.0253  
     Nonmetro 0.0618   0.0618  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0841   0.4769  
          Marijuana 0.1105   0.1962  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4370   0.8224  
     Cigarettes 0.6200   0.8370  
     Alcohol 0.2188   0.5632  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.2380   0.2690  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3731   0.6151  
          Marijuana 0.3134   0.4734  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6085   0.3091  
     Cigarettes 0.7222   0.8292  
     Alcohol 0.7610   0.9703  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4723   0.8876  
          Marijuana 0.7221   0.7920  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1733   0.4688  
     Cigarettes 0.6494   0.1114  
     Alcohol 0.7375   0.3291  

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Table  3.56C How Many Students in Youths' Grade Drink Alcoholic Beverages, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Drink Alcoholic Beverages (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Drink Alcoholic Beverages1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 165 162 188 180
AGE        
     12-13 42 39 117 115
     14-15 80 90 92 93
     16-17 113 111 66 63
GENDER        
     Male 99 98 124 121
     Female 113 113 109 111
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 143 150 173 166
          White 122 126 147 135
          Black or African American 57 53 71 74
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 8 13 12
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 35 33 34 49
          Two or More Races 16 21 21 16
     Hispanic or Latino 75 64 78 78
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 137 130 160 144
     Small Metro 89 89 103 116
     Nonmetro 63 69 70 68
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 60 60 35 34
          Marijuana 52 52 28 27
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 41 42 23 25
     Cigarettes 56 67 38 38
     Alcohol 77 82 42 39
          Binge Alcohol3 61 70 31 27
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 83 87 52 49
          Marijuana 71 76 39 36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 64 66 41 40
     Cigarettes 72 85 50 48
     Alcohol 109 121 65 60
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 102 101 66 69
          Marijuana 86 85 46 45
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 82 82 56 57
     Cigarettes 103 101 67 67
     Alcohol 121 128 78 76

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Table  3.56D How Many Students in Youths' Grade Drink Alcoholic Beverages, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Drink Alcoholic Beverages (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Drink Alcoholic Beverages1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.45 0.47 0.45 0.47
AGE        
     12-13 0.55 0.53 0.55 0.53
     14-15 0.79 0.78 0.79 0.78
     16-17 0.73 0.70 0.73 0.70
GENDER        
     Male 0.62 0.64 0.62 0.64
     Female 0.66 0.67 0.66 0.67
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.52 0.46 0.52
          White 0.51 0.56 0.51 0.56
          Black or African American 1.20 1.24 1.20 1.24
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5.27 4.89 5.27 4.89
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 3.04 3.02 3.04 3.02
          Two or More Races 3.41 3.11 3.41 3.11
     Hispanic or Latino 1.57 1.34 1.57 1.34
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.68 0.70 0.68 0.70
     Small Metro 0.78 0.79 0.78 0.79
     Nonmetro 0.99 1.10 0.99 1.10
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.54 0.52 0.28 0.27
          Marijuana 0.48 0.46 0.23 0.22
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.39 0.38 0.19 0.20
     Cigarettes 0.52 0.56 0.30 0.30
     Alcohol 0.62 0.63 0.33 0.31
          Binge Alcohol3 0.54 0.60 0.26 0.22
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.65 0.65 0.40 0.37
          Marijuana 0.59 0.62 0.32 0.29
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.56 0.55 0.33 0.31
     Cigarettes 0.61 0.66 0.40 0.37
     Alcohol 0.67 0.69 0.50 0.44
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.70 0.67 0.49 0.50
          Marijuana 0.67 0.66 0.38 0.35
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.67 0.62 0.43 0.42
     Cigarettes 0.72 0.68 0.52 0.50
     Alcohol 0.62 0.63 0.58 0.53

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Table  3.56P How Many Students in Youths' Grade Drink Alcoholic Beverages, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Drink Alcoholic Beverages (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Drink Alcoholic Beverages1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.3111   0.3111  
AGE        
     12-13 0.2752   0.2752  
     14-15 0.1375   0.1375  
     16-17 0.2983   0.2983  
GENDER        
     Male 0.1253   0.1253  
     Female 0.9588   0.9588  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1801   0.1801  
          White 0.0310   0.0310  
          Black or African American 0.6696   0.6696  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8667   0.8667  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.0325   0.0325  
          Two or More Races 0.0555   0.0555  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.6594   0.6594  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.9878   0.9878  
     Small Metro 0.4990   0.4990  
     Nonmetro 0.0777   0.0777  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1442   0.4277  
          Marijuana 0.5230   0.1648  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.3089   0.9269  
     Cigarettes 0.2951   0.0624  
     Alcohol 0.3796   0.0253  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.1041   0.2135  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.7024   0.1282  
          Marijuana 0.5421   0.2101  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.9111   0.6852  
     Cigarettes 0.5914   0.1100  
     Alcohol 0.7051   0.0590  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.9417   0.2903  
          Marijuana 0.4970   0.1170  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4793   0.9920  
     Cigarettes 0.2163   0.0131  
     Alcohol 0.9876   0.0121  

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Table  3.57C How Many Students in Youths' Grade Get Drunk at Least Once a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Get Drunk at Least Once a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Get Drunk at Least Once a Week1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 94 100 249 232
AGE        
     12-13 17 18 127 119
     14-15 45 53 115 122
     16-17 73 77 106 102
GENDER        
     Male 54 58 157 147
     Female 74 71 146 143
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 83 90 229 211
          White 70 73 195 177
          Black or African American 36 32 89 90
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5 5 15 15
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 17 22 49 55
          Two or More Races 9 12 23 22
     Hispanic or Latino 46 45 95 92
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 76 78 214 185
     Small Metro 50 54 138 153
     Nonmetro 34 39 94 92
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 44 45 57 53
          Marijuana 38 40 45 43
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 30 32 39 39
     Cigarettes 43 49 55 58
     Alcohol 53 57 71 77
          Binge Alcohol3 46 50 49 59
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 54 59 86 78
          Marijuana 49 53 67 62
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 42 47 67 59
     Cigarettes 49 57 73 75
     Alcohol 72 75 105 109
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 66 68 110 100
          Marijuana 58 61 79 71
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 54 58 90 83
     Cigarettes 63 70 105 99
     Alcohol 75 84 124 123

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Table  3.57D How Many Students in Youths' Grade Get Drunk at Least Once a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Get Drunk at Least Once a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Get Drunk at Least Once a Week1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.37 0.39 0.37 0.39
AGE        
     12-13 0.25 0.27 0.25 0.27
     14-15 0.57 0.61 0.57 0.61
     16-17 0.78 0.80 0.78 0.80
GENDER        
     Male 0.45 0.47 0.45 0.47
     Female 0.60 0.56 0.60 0.56
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.38 0.41 0.38 0.41
          White 0.42 0.44 0.42 0.44
          Black or African American 0.98 0.94 0.98 0.94
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.79 4.07 3.79 4.07
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.11 2.25 2.11 2.25
          Two or More Races 2.20 2.41 2.20 2.41
     Hispanic or Latino 1.21 1.12 1.21 1.12
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.54 0.56 0.54 0.56
     Small Metro 0.64 0.69 0.64 0.69
     Nonmetro 0.78 0.86 0.78 0.86
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.89 0.94 0.30 0.28
          Marijuana 0.82 0.88 0.25 0.23
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.68 0.72 0.21 0.21
     Cigarettes 0.90 0.98 0.30 0.30
     Alcohol 0.98 1.07 0.35 0.38
          Binge Alcohol3 0.93 1.03 0.27 0.31
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.98 1.03 0.41 0.39
          Marijuana 0.93 1.01 0.35 0.33
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.86 0.96 0.34 0.31
     Cigarettes 0.97 1.09 0.38 0.38
     Alcohol 1.02 1.06 0.48 0.46
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 1.07 1.05 0.49 0.44
          Marijuana 1.06 1.09 0.41 0.36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 1.03 1.05 0.43 0.40
     Cigarettes 1.02 1.13 0.49 0.46
     Alcohol 0.96 1.03 0.53 0.49

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Table  3.57P How Many Students in Youths' Grade Get Drunk at Least Once a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Many Students in Youths' Grade Get Drunk at Least Once a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Students in Youths' Grade Who Get Drunk at Least Once a Week1
All/Most of Them Few/None of Them
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 1.0000   1.0000  
AGE        
     12-13 0.2744   0.2744  
     14-15 0.6349   0.6349  
     16-17 0.9454   0.9454  
GENDER        
     Male 0.3306   0.3306  
     Female 0.4327   0.4327  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5369   0.5369  
          White 0.8832   0.8832  
          Black or African American 0.0753   0.0753  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9069   0.9069  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.4774   0.4774  
          Two or More Races 0.5365   0.5365  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.2727   0.2727  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.7542   0.7542  
     Small Metro 0.4605   0.4605  
     Nonmetro 0.0653   0.0653  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0336   0.9294  
          Marijuana 0.1001   0.8132  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.3790   0.7722  
     Cigarettes 0.6844   0.6849  
     Alcohol 0.4682   0.6990  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.7985   0.1989  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.6221   0.5396  
          Marijuana 0.5213   0.5863  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8743   0.9526  
     Cigarettes 0.7091   0.8537  
     Alcohol 0.1632   0.7304  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.6746   0.9539  
          Marijuana 0.5400   0.3900  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8610   0.3263  
     Cigarettes 0.2122   0.1036  
     Alcohol 0.4340   0.3131  

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Table  3.58C How Often Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 245 238 109 101
AGE        
     12-13 122 122 38 36
     14-15 113 119 56 59
     16-17 107 111 70 64
GENDER        
     Male 154 147 64 65
     Female 144 148 78 73
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 227 215 96 91
          White 192 179 81 79
          Black or African American 94 90 34 35
          American Indian or Alaska Native 15 13 5 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 45 54 26 26
          Two or More Races 26 22 9 16
     Hispanic or Latino 98 97 49 42
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 208 191 91 80
     Small Metro 139 151 51 54
     Nonmetro 92 93 40 41
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 54 56 45 44
          Marijuana 44 49 40 37
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 36 37 31 31
     Cigarettes 56 62 44 44
     Alcohol 69 72 53 55
          Binge Alcohol3 51 56 44 46
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 79 83 61 56
          Marijuana 62 69 54 48
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 63 62 47 46
     Cigarettes 73 79 53 53
     Alcohol 105 112 72 69
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 103 104 70 62
          Marijuana 77 81 59 53
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 84 85 59 53
     Cigarettes 105 101 70 66
     Alcohol 120 131 78 74

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Table  3.58D How Often Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.39 0.36 0.39 0.36
AGE        
     12-13 0.49 0.47 0.49 0.47
     14-15 0.65 0.63 0.65 0.63
     16-17 0.71 0.68 0.71 0.68
GENDER        
     Male 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.49
     Female 0.58 0.55 0.58 0.55
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.41 0.38 0.41 0.38
          White 0.45 0.45 0.45 0.45
          Black or African American 0.95 0.90 0.95 0.90
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.69 2.62 3.69 2.62
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.61 2.45 2.61 2.45
          Two or More Races 2.17 2.91 2.17 2.91
     Hispanic or Latino 1.22 1.03 1.22 1.03
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.59 0.53 0.59 0.53
     Small Metro 0.60 0.63 0.60 0.63
     Nonmetro 0.77 0.84 0.77 0.84
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.29 0.29 0.81 0.82
          Marijuana 0.24 0.26 0.74 0.72
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.20 0.20 0.58 0.62
     Cigarettes 0.31 0.32 0.79 0.84
     Alcohol 0.35 0.35 0.89 0.95
          Binge Alcohol3 0.28 0.30 0.78 0.88
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.40 0.39 0.99 0.96
          Marijuana 0.33 0.35 0.93 0.84
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.33 0.31 0.82 0.86
     Cigarettes 0.38 0.39 0.89 0.92
     Alcohol 0.47 0.46 0.99 1.00
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.47 0.44 1.04 0.97
          Marijuana 0.40 0.40 0.96 0.91
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.39 0.99 0.95
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.47 1.00 1.04
     Alcohol 0.50 0.50 0.89 0.99

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Table  3.58P How Often Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Checked Whether Youths' Homework Was Done1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.0052   0.0052  
AGE        
     12-13 0.0805   0.0805  
     14-15 0.0865   0.0865  
     16-17 0.1091   0.1091  
GENDER        
     Male 0.1589   0.1589  
     Female 0.0089   0.0089  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0267   0.0267  
          White 0.0125   0.0125  
          Black or African American 0.8529   0.8529  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3228   0.3228  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1202   0.1202  
          Two or More Races 0.0012   0.0012  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0787   0.0787  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.0012   0.0012  
     Small Metro 0.7445   0.7445  
     Nonmetro 0.8017   0.8017  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3097   0.6189  
          Marijuana 0.4342   0.8254  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7726   0.5389  
     Cigarettes 0.9817   0.5749  
     Alcohol 0.8185   0.3848  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.4878   0.1554  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4350   0.9912  
          Marijuana 0.8020   0.5333  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8276   0.8134  
     Cigarettes 0.9962   0.7783  
     Alcohol 0.8342   0.6323  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.7689   0.6838  
          Marijuana 0.5271   0.5797  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.3627   0.6520  
     Cigarettes 0.1309   0.3352  
     Alcohol 0.2562   0.6196  

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Table  3.59C How Often Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 253 244 100 97
AGE        
     12-13 123 122 34 39
     14-15 115 123 49 54
     16-17 104 113 71 65
GENDER        
     Male 157 148 64 65
     Female 146 153 69 69
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 235 222 83 87
          White 203 186 66 67
          Black or African American 91 91 37 36
          American Indian or Alaska Native 15 14 6 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 47 46 23 36
          Two or More Races 23 22 15 16
     Hispanic or Latino 91 96 56 50
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 216 196 84 76
     Small Metro 138 155 49 53
     Nonmetro 97 97 33 35
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 58 59 42 42
          Marijuana 48 50 36 36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 40 40 28 31
     Cigarettes 59 67 39 42
     Alcohol 74 74 48 51
          Binge Alcohol3 54 59 40 42
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 84 85 57 56
          Marijuana 65 71 49 48
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 68 61 42 48
     Cigarettes 73 83 49 53
     Alcohol 109 118 65 67
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 108 107 64 60
          Marijuana 78 85 55 50
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 90 82 52 55
     Cigarettes 106 103 64 65
     Alcohol 124 132 73 74

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Table  3.59D How Often Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.37 0.36 0.37 0.36
AGE        
     12-13 0.44 0.52 0.44 0.52
     14-15 0.58 0.59 0.58 0.59
     16-17 0.71 0.71 0.71 0.71
GENDER        
     Male 0.50 0.50 0.50 0.50
     Female 0.52 0.54 0.52 0.54
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.37 0.39 0.37 0.39
          White 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39
          Black or African American 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.35 3.91 4.35 3.91
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.36 3.01 2.36 3.01
          Two or More Races 3.23 2.90 3.23 2.90
     Hispanic or Latino 1.31 1.21 1.31 1.21
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.57 0.52 0.57 0.52
     Small Metro 0.56 0.65 0.56 0.65
     Nonmetro 0.68 0.73 0.68 0.73
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.29 0.29 0.87 0.85
          Marijuana 0.25 0.26 0.77 0.76
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.21 0.20 0.61 0.66
     Cigarettes 0.32 0.33 0.80 0.84
     Alcohol 0.36 0.35 0.93 0.97
          Binge Alcohol3 0.28 0.31 0.82 0.87
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.40 0.39 1.04 1.02
          Marijuana 0.33 0.35 0.97 0.90
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.34 0.30 0.85 0.98
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.40 0.97 0.99
     Alcohol 0.46 0.47 1.08 1.08
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.48 0.45 1.06 0.99
          Marijuana 0.39 0.41 1.02 0.89
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.42 0.37 1.02 1.03
     Cigarettes 0.48 0.48 1.08 1.08
     Alcohol 0.49 0.49 1.02 1.03

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Table  3.59P How Often Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Provided Help with Youths' Homework1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.7990   0.7990  
AGE        
     12-13 0.6194   0.6194  
     14-15 0.6650   0.6650  
     16-17 0.6072   0.6072  
GENDER        
     Male 0.6473   0.6473  
     Female 0.9292   0.9292  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6263   0.6263  
          White 0.6479   0.6479  
          Black or African American 0.6567   0.6567  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1618   0.1618  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.4354   0.4354  
          Two or More Races 0.5334   0.5334  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.6145   0.6145  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.3069   0.3069  
     Small Metro 0.0580   0.0580  
     Nonmetro 0.5887   0.5887  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3064   0.2542  
          Marijuana 0.2566   0.7835  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6752   0.3531  
     Cigarettes 0.6230   0.4696  
     Alcohol 0.5243   0.5117  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.3310   0.6864  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2220   0.8699  
          Marijuana 0.5059   0.3785  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1723   0.1688  
     Cigarettes 0.5088   0.5178  
     Alcohol 0.5743   0.9737  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3582   0.4667  
          Marijuana 0.4097   0.2802  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7190   0.0808  
     Cigarettes 0.0379   0.5399  
     Alcohol 0.1086   0.8367  

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Table  3.60C How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Spent Out with Friends on School Nights in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Spent Out with Friends on School Nights (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Limited Amount of Time Youths Spent Out With Friends on School Nights1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 227 215 133 120
AGE        
     12-13 108 107 60 55
     14-15 106 116 63 66
     16-17 111 103 74 73
GENDER        
     Male 141 129 89 80
     Female 141 140 81 82
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 212 193 116 110
          White 179 161 97 93
          Black or African American 85 84 48 42
          American Indian or Alaska Native 13 11 7 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 43 48 26 33
          Two or More Races 24 24 13 15
     Hispanic or Latino 90 86 56 54
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 188 171 111 99
     Small Metro 127 135 71 66
     Nonmetro 89 84 45 51
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 57 58 40 40
          Marijuana 48 49 35 35
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 38 40 29 30
     Cigarettes 60 61 40 45
     Alcohol 75 73 49 55
          Binge Alcohol3 55 59 37 45
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 85 81 56 57
          Marijuana 67 69 45 49
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 67 60 45 45
     Cigarettes 78 76 47 57
     Alcohol 107 107 68 74
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 107 97 68 68
          Marijuana 79 78 53 56
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 90 79 57 59
     Cigarettes 105 96 64 71
     Alcohol 123 123 80 82

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Table  3.60D How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Spent Out with Friends on School Nights in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Spent Out with Friends on School Nights (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Limited Amount of Time Youths Spent Out With Friends on School Nights1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.44 0.40 0.44 0.40
AGE        
     12-13 0.70 0.66 0.70 0.66
     14-15 0.69 0.70 0.69 0.70
     16-17 0.79 0.73 0.79 0.73
GENDER        
     Male 0.62 0.53 0.62 0.53
     Female 0.60 0.59 0.60 0.59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.41 0.46 0.41
          White 0.50 0.47 0.50 0.47
          Black or African American 1.21 1.05 1.21 1.05
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.62 3.57 4.62 3.57
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.54 2.86 2.54 2.86
          Two or More Races 2.85 2.95 2.85 2.95
     Hispanic or Latino 1.27 1.18 1.27 1.18
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.64 0.58 0.64 0.58
     Small Metro 0.79 0.67 0.79 0.67
     Nonmetro 0.88 0.96 0.88 0.96
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.34 0.34 0.58 0.53
          Marijuana 0.29 0.29 0.51 0.47
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.23 0.24 0.43 0.41
     Cigarettes 0.36 0.36 0.59 0.59
     Alcohol 0.41 0.40 0.67 0.68
          Binge Alcohol3 0.32 0.35 0.52 0.60
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.45 0.43 0.74 0.69
          Marijuana 0.38 0.39 0.63 0.63
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.38 0.34 0.64 0.58
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.42 0.68 0.70
     Alcohol 0.52 0.50 0.78 0.77
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.53 0.48 0.83 0.75
          Marijuana 0.43 0.44 0.70 0.70
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.48 0.41 0.77 0.70
     Cigarettes 0.53 0.50 0.80 0.78
     Alcohol 0.55 0.53 0.84 0.78

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Table  3.60P How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Spent Out with Friends on School Nights in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Spent Out with Friends on School Nights (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Enrolled in School in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Limited Amount of Time Youths Spent Out With Friends on School Nights1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.1093   0.1093  
AGE        
     12-13 0.9975   0.9975  
     14-15 0.6700   0.6700  
     16-17 0.0171   0.0171  
GENDER        
     Male 0.4646   0.4646  
     Female 0.1222   0.1222  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2473   0.2473  
          White 0.6759   0.6759  
          Black or African American 0.4126   0.4126  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9027   0.9027  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.4314   0.4314  
          Two or More Races 0.1522   0.1522  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.1786   0.1786  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.5856   0.5856  
     Small Metro 0.1609   0.1609  
     Nonmetro 0.1907   0.1907  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2414   0.2865  
          Marijuana 0.2377   0.6846  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7796   0.2762  
     Cigarettes 0.3783   0.2925  
     Alcohol 0.1405   0.0508  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.9137   0.0407  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1915   0.8944  
          Marijuana 0.1105   0.6032  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5441   0.7043  
     Cigarettes 0.0724   0.0371  
     Alcohol 0.0259   0.0113  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1146   0.1090  
          Marijuana 0.0430   0.4933  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6008   0.0522  
     Cigarettes 0.0028   0.8773  
     Alcohol 0.0090   0.1956  

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Table  3.61C How Often Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 71 78 71 78
AGE        
     12-13 42 44 42 44
     14-15 36 41 36 41
     16-17 43 43 43 43
GENDER        
     Male 51 52 51 52
     Female 50 55 50 55
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 63 67 63 67
          White 52 60 52 60
          Black or African American 23 23 23 23
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3 4 3 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 20 20 20 20
          Two or More Races 11 10 11 10
     Hispanic or Latino 36 43 36 43
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 56 60 56 60
     Small Metro 39 39 39 39
     Nonmetro 25 28 25 28
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 62 62 29 27
          Marijuana 55 52 26 24
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 45 43 17 21
     Cigarettes 67 70 27 30
     Alcohol 75 73 31 34
          Binge Alcohol3 61 67 26 29
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 84 80 34 34
          Marijuana 70 72 31 30
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 73 64 27 29
     Cigarettes 83 82 31 36
     Alcohol 95 98 37 39
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 95 90 36 37
          Marijuana 81 80 33 33
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 86 78 35 36
     Cigarettes 100 95 36 39
     Alcohol 102 104 37 41

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Table  3.61D How Often Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.29 0.31 0.29 0.31
AGE        
     12-13 0.50 0.53 0.50 0.53
     14-15 0.44 0.47 0.44 0.47
     16-17 0.52 0.53 0.52 0.53
GENDER        
     Male 0.40 0.41 0.40 0.41
     Female 0.41 0.45 0.41 0.45
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.30 0.32 0.30 0.32
          White 0.34 0.39 0.34 0.39
          Black or African American 0.61 0.60 0.61 0.60
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1.78 2.23 1.78 2.23
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.05 2.04 2.05 2.04
          Two or More Races 2.71 2.35 2.71 2.35
     Hispanic or Latino 0.89 1.01 0.89 1.01
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.43 0.45 0.43 0.45
     Small Metro 0.53 0.52 0.53 0.52
     Nonmetro 0.59 0.65 0.59 0.65
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.28 0.28 0.92 0.83
          Marijuana 0.25 0.24 0.83 0.74
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.21 0.19 0.56 0.65
     Cigarettes 0.31 0.32 0.86 0.92
     Alcohol 0.35 0.33 1.00 1.05
          Binge Alcohol3 0.28 0.30 0.84 0.91
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.39 0.36 1.09 1.06
          Marijuana 0.32 0.33 0.99 0.94
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.33 0.29 0.87 0.91
     Cigarettes 0.38 0.37 1.00 1.11
     Alcohol 0.44 0.45 1.19 1.20
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.44 0.41 1.15 1.16
          Marijuana 0.37 0.36 1.04 1.03
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.36 1.11 1.11
     Cigarettes 0.46 0.43 1.17 1.21
     Alcohol 0.47 0.47 1.19 1.27

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Table  3.61P How Often Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Made Youths Do Chores Around the House1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.6167   0.6167  
AGE        
     12-13 0.2886   0.2886  
     14-15 0.2002   0.2002  
     16-17 0.2241   0.2241  
GENDER        
     Male 0.8237   0.8237  
     Female 0.3354   0.3354  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5778   0.5778  
          White 0.5041   0.5041  
          Black or African American 0.5723   0.5723  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4677   0.4677  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.4555   0.4555  
          Two or More Races 0.9835   0.9835  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.9751   0.9751  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.8458   0.8458  
     Small Metro 0.5680   0.5680  
     Nonmetro 0.3200   0.3200  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0813   0.6673  
          Marijuana 0.3322   0.6745  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0322   0.3621  
     Cigarettes 0.8990   0.0624  
     Alcohol 0.6364   0.8571  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.5260   0.2844  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1265   0.6098  
          Marijuana 0.3607   0.4548  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1927   0.8326  
     Cigarettes 0.6194   0.1003  
     Alcohol 0.4375   0.9114  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2528   0.6925  
          Marijuana 0.2877   0.5795  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.6369   0.4756  
     Cigarettes 0.0111   0.0510  
     Alcohol 0.1023   0.8423  

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Table  3.62C How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Watched TV in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Watched TV (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Limited Amount of Time Youths Watched TV1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 104 113 104 113
AGE        
     12-13 57 67 57 67
     14-15 57 63 57 63
     16-17 53 59 53 59
GENDER        
     Male 74 84 74 84
     Female 73 76 73 76
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 96 98 96 98
          White 79 80 79 80
          Black or African American 40 45 40 45
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 6 6 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 30 28 30 28
          Two or More Races 13 14 13 14
     Hispanic or Latino 51 56 51 56
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 80 91 80 91
     Small Metro 55 58 55 58
     Nonmetro 37 38 37 38
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 31 36 58 60
          Marijuana 26 29 52 50
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 24 25 41 46
     Cigarettes 34 37 61 63
     Alcohol 42 42 71 72
          Binge Alcohol3 31 34 59 62
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 45 48 77 76
          Marijuana 34 40 68 66
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 39 38 65 63
     Cigarettes 44 45 71 75
     Alcohol 55 64 85 83
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 53 54 85 77
          Marijuana 40 46 78 73
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 47 46 81 73
     Cigarettes 55 55 83 83
     Alcohol 60 67 86 82

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Table  3.62D How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Watched TV in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Watched TV (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Limited Amount of Time Youths Watched TV1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.42 0.45 0.42 0.45
AGE        
     12-13 0.67 0.80 0.67 0.80
     14-15 0.69 0.73 0.69 0.73
     16-17 0.64 0.72 0.64 0.72
GENDER        
     Male 0.58 0.66 0.58 0.66
     Female 0.60 0.62 0.60 0.62
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.47 0.46 0.47
          White 0.51 0.52 0.51 0.52
          Black or African American 1.08 1.18 1.08 1.18
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.48 3.59 3.48 3.59
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 3.06 2.76 3.06 2.76
          Two or More Races 3.26 3.30 3.26 3.30
     Hispanic or Latino 1.25 1.33 1.25 1.33
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.60 0.68 0.60 0.68
     Small Metro 0.75 0.76 0.75 0.76
     Nonmetro 0.87 0.90 0.87 0.90
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.33 0.38 0.37 0.39
          Marijuana 0.28 0.31 0.34 0.32
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.30
     Cigarettes 0.36 0.39 0.39 0.41
     Alcohol 0.45 0.44 0.46 0.46
          Binge Alcohol3 0.33 0.36 0.38 0.40
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.48 0.50 0.49 0.49
          Marijuana 0.37 0.42 0.44 0.43
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.42 0.40 0.42 0.41
     Cigarettes 0.48 0.47 0.46 0.48
     Alcohol 0.59 0.67 0.55 0.54
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.57 0.57 0.55 0.50
          Marijuana 0.43 0.48 0.50 0.47
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.50 0.48 0.52 0.47
     Cigarettes 0.59 0.58 0.53 0.53
     Alcohol 0.65 0.71 0.55 0.53

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Table  3.62P How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Watched TV in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Limited the Amount of Time Youths Watched TV (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Limited Amount of Time Youths Watched TV1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.2942   0.2942  
AGE        
     12-13 0.9785   0.9785  
     14-15 0.1181   0.1181  
     16-17 0.7205   0.7205  
GENDER        
     Male 0.5394   0.5394  
     Female 0.3890   0.3890  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9029   0.9029  
          White 0.7211   0.7211  
          Black or African American 0.5837   0.5837  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2408   0.2408  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.3484   0.3484  
          Two or More Races 0.0226   0.0226  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0627   0.0627  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.1011   0.1011  
     Small Metro 0.7093   0.7093  
     Nonmetro 0.2150   0.2150  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.9862   0.0735  
          Marijuana 0.7962   0.4123  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8047   0.1470  
     Cigarettes 0.5381   0.6658  
     Alcohol 0.2736   0.6290  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.5411   0.2718  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.6300   0.1708  
          Marijuana 0.8174   0.3565  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7102   0.1776  
     Cigarettes 0.4782   0.5043  
     Alcohol 0.3675   0.9583  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.7670   0.4638  
          Marijuana 0.7349   0.3690  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4704   0.6278  
     Cigarettes 0.1505   0.0096  
     Alcohol 0.1502   0.6771  

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Table  3.63C How Often Parents Let Youths Know in the Past Year They Had Done a Good Job, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Let Youths Know They Had Done a Good Job (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Let Youths Know Youths Had Done a Good Job1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 80 87 80 87
AGE        
     12-13 34 41 34 41
     14-15 46 47 46 47
     16-17 51 52 51 52
GENDER        
     Male 54 53 54 53
     Female 56 64 56 64
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 72 77 72 77
          White 57 59 57 59
          Black or African American 33 30 33 30
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 5 6 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 21 25 21 25
          Two or More Races 13 11 13 11
     Hispanic or Latino 37 38 37 38
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 64 70 64 70
     Small Metro 38 43 38 43
     Nonmetro 27 30 27 30
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 59 56 34 33
          Marijuana 52 50 31 30
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 42 39 25 28
     Cigarettes 66 69 32 34
     Alcohol 73 70 38 38
          Binge Alcohol3 58 63 30 34
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 78 78 41 38
          Marijuana 66 71 36 35
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 67 62 37 37
     Cigarettes 81 79 35 39
     Alcohol 91 95 43 38
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 96 88 40 37
          Marijuana 77 81 39 36
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 88 75 41 39
     Cigarettes 98 94 43 41
     Alcohol 99 98 43 38

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Table  3.63D How Often Parents Let Youths Know in the Past Year They Had Done a Good Job, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Let Youths Know They Had Done a Good Job (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Let Youths Know Youths Had Done a Good Job1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.32 0.35 0.32 0.35
AGE        
     12-13 0.40 0.49 0.40 0.49
     14-15 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55
     16-17 0.62 0.64 0.62 0.64
GENDER        
     Male 0.43 0.42 0.43 0.42
     Female 0.46 0.52 0.46 0.52
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.35 0.37 0.35 0.37
          White 0.37 0.38 0.37 0.38
          Black or African American 0.88 0.80 0.88 0.80
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.66 2.78 3.66 2.78
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.15 2.55 2.15 2.55
          Two or More Races 3.20 2.61 3.20 2.61
     Hispanic or Latino 0.91 0.90 0.91 0.90
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.48 0.53 0.48 0.53
     Small Metro 0.52 0.56 0.52 0.56
     Nonmetro 0.63 0.71 0.63 0.71
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.27 0.26 0.95 0.92
          Marijuana 0.24 0.23 0.87 0.83
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.20 0.18 0.70 0.78
     Cigarettes 0.31 0.32 0.90 0.94
     Alcohol 0.34 0.33 1.06 1.07
          Binge Alcohol3 0.27 0.29 0.84 0.96
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.37 0.36 1.15 1.07
          Marijuana 0.31 0.33 1.02 0.98
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.31 0.29 1.04 1.03
     Cigarettes 0.38 0.37 1.00 1.09
     Alcohol 0.43 0.44 1.22 1.07
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.45 0.41 1.14 1.03
          Marijuana 0.36 0.38 1.11 1.01
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.41 0.35 1.16 1.10
     Cigarettes 0.46 0.44 1.20 1.14
     Alcohol 0.46 0.46 1.20 1.06

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Table  3.63P How Often Parents Let Youths Know in the Past Year They Had Done a Good Job, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Let Youths Know They Had Done a Good Job (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Let Youths Know Youths Had Done a Good Job1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.9622   0.9622  
AGE        
     12-13 0.3747   0.3747  
     14-15 0.1644   0.1644  
     16-17 0.6323   0.6323  
GENDER        
     Male 0.7717   0.7717  
     Female 0.7554   0.7554  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8087   0.8087  
          White 0.6488   0.6488  
          Black or African American 0.9970   0.9970  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2869   0.2869  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6436   0.6436  
          Two or More Races 0.5274   0.5274  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5068   0.5068  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.5170   0.5170  
     Small Metro 0.8378   0.8378  
     Nonmetro 0.2828   0.2828  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0393   0.8770  
          Marijuana 0.2568   0.9598  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0247   0.3837  
     Cigarettes 0.5195   0.6544  
     Alcohol 0.9104   0.6092  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.4211   0.3969  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1148   0.7070  
          Marijuana 0.4697   0.3084  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0938   0.3590  
     Cigarettes 0.1547   0.7006  
     Alcohol 0.5300   0.5898  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.6290   0.2676  
          Marijuana 0.4976   0.2206  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8618   0.8559  
     Cigarettes 0.0047   0.2430  
     Alcohol 0.1353   0.7230  

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Table  3.64C How Often Parents Told Youths in the Past Year They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Said They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Told Youths They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 75 88 75 88
AGE        
     12-13 32 39 32 39
     14-15 45 50 45 50
     16-17 48 52 48 52
GENDER        
     Male 53 53 53 53
     Female 54 63 54 63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 69 78 69 78
          White 57 60 57 60
          Black or African American 29 29 29 29
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 7 6 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 22 25 22 25
          Two or More Races 10 11 10 11
     Hispanic or Latino 35 40 35 40
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 58 70 58 70
     Small Metro 38 42 38 42
     Nonmetro 28 34 28 34
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 58 57 33 34
          Marijuana 51 48 30 31
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 43 40 23 27
     Cigarettes 65 65 35 34
     Alcohol 72 71 37 41
          Binge Alcohol3 59 61 31 35
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 78 74 41 40
          Marijuana 66 67 38 38
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 68 59 35 36
     Cigarettes 80 76 38 40
     Alcohol 92 92 42 42
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 94 85 40 41
          Marijuana 78 79 39 40
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 86 73 40 41
     Cigarettes 97 93 42 44
     Alcohol 99 97 40 40

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Table  3.64D How Often Parents Told Youths in the Past Year They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Said They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Told Youths They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.30 0.35 0.30 0.35
AGE        
     12-13 0.38 0.47 0.38 0.47
     14-15 0.55 0.58 0.55 0.58
     16-17 0.59 0.64 0.59 0.64
GENDER        
     Male 0.42 0.41 0.42 0.41
     Female 0.44 0.51 0.44 0.51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.33 0.37 0.33 0.37
          White 0.37 0.39 0.37 0.39
          Black or African American 0.77 0.78 0.77 0.78
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.51 4.39 3.51 4.39
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.28 2.53 2.28 2.53
          Two or More Races 2.62 2.44 2.62 2.44
     Hispanic or Latino 0.85 0.94 0.85 0.94
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.44 0.52 0.44 0.52
     Small Metro 0.51 0.55 0.51 0.55
     Nonmetro 0.65 0.82 0.65 0.82
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.27 0.27 0.91 0.90
          Marijuana 0.24 0.22 0.83 0.83
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.20 0.19 0.63 0.72
     Cigarettes 0.30 0.31 0.96 0.91
     Alcohol 0.34 0.33 1.04 1.10
          Binge Alcohol3 0.28 0.29 0.87 0.94
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.36 0.35 1.14 1.08
          Marijuana 0.31 0.31 1.04 1.02
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.32 0.28 0.96 0.97
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.35 1.05 1.07
     Alcohol 0.43 0.43 1.15 1.11
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.44 0.40 1.11 1.10
          Marijuana 0.36 0.37 1.07 1.06
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.34 1.10 1.10
     Cigarettes 0.46 0.43 1.18 1.18
     Alcohol 0.46 0.46 1.11 1.07

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Table  3.64P How Often Parents Told Youths in the Past Year They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by How Often Parents Said They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Parents Told Youths They Were Proud of Something Youths Had Done1
Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.3290   0.3290  
AGE        
     12-13 0.4958   0.4958  
     14-15 0.7209   0.7209  
     16-17 0.5186   0.5186  
GENDER        
     Male 0.0991   0.0991  
     Female 0.9066   0.9066  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2063   0.2063  
          White 0.1597   0.1597  
          Black or African American 0.2930   0.2930  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4697   0.4697  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1754   0.1754  
          Two or More Races 0.1527   0.1527  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.6970   0.6970  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.9890   0.9890  
     Small Metro 0.5972   0.5972  
     Nonmetro 0.0804   0.0804  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0038   0.1970  
          Marijuana 0.0702   0.4448  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0096   0.1809  
     Cigarettes 0.2327   0.8256  
     Alcohol 0.3231   0.4102  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.8139   0.0945  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.0356   0.8246  
          Marijuana 0.1142   0.8662  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0647   0.3392  
     Cigarettes 0.0740   0.5086  
     Alcohol 0.2544   0.8194  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.2260   0.9044  
          Marijuana 0.1699   0.8621  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.4429   0.3054  
     Cigarettes 0.0003   0.8412  
     Alcohol 0.0545   0.7346  

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Table  3.65C Number of Times Youths Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Youths Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Times Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent1
9 or Fewer 10 or More
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 95 94 95 94
AGE        
     12-13 48 44 48 44
     14-15 55 59 55 59
     16-17 61 56 61 56
GENDER        
     Male 60 62 60 62
     Female 66 68 66 68
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 86 87 86 87
          White 73 73 73 73
          Black or African American 30 31 30 31
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5 5 5 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 23 29 23 29
          Two or More Races 11 12 11 12
     Hispanic or Latino 40 37 40 37
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 75 76 75 76
     Small Metro 50 48 50 48
     Nonmetro 32 38 32 38
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 51 51 43 42
          Marijuana 45 43 38 38
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 35 38 33 30
     Cigarettes 54 61 43 43
     Alcohol 63 67 49 48
          Binge Alcohol3 50 55 44 44
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 70 70 52 50
          Marijuana 60 61 47 46
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 57 58 48 41
     Cigarettes 70 71 50 51
     Alcohol 84 89 55 52
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 89 84 54 51
          Marijuana 72 72 49 47
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 76 71 54 50
     Cigarettes 89 85 53 55
     Alcohol 95 94 52 52

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Table  3.65D Number of Times Youths Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Youths Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Times Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent1
9 or Fewer 10 or More
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.38
AGE        
     12-13 0.58 0.54 0.58 0.54
     14-15 0.67 0.68 0.67 0.68
     16-17 0.74 0.68 0.74 0.68
GENDER        
     Male 0.48 0.49 0.48 0.49
     Female 0.54 0.56 0.54 0.56
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.42
          White 0.47 0.47 0.47 0.47
          Black or African American 0.80 0.82 0.80 0.82
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.89 2.80 2.89 2.80
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.37 2.95 2.37 2.95
          Two or More Races 2.84 2.83 2.84 2.83
     Hispanic or Latino 0.98 0.88 0.98 0.88
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.57 0.58 0.57 0.58
     Small Metro 0.68 0.63 0.68 0.63
     Nonmetro 0.77 0.91 0.77 0.91
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.27 0.27 0.72 0.70
          Marijuana 0.24 0.23 0.62 0.63
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.19 0.20 0.55 0.50
     Cigarettes 0.29 0.32 0.72 0.71
     Alcohol 0.33 0.36 0.81 0.80
          Binge Alcohol3 0.27 0.29 0.73 0.73
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.38 0.37 0.87 0.84
          Marijuana 0.32 0.32 0.78 0.77
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.31 0.31 0.79 0.69
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.38 0.83 0.85
     Alcohol 0.45 0.47 0.91 0.88
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.48 0.44 0.90 0.85
          Marijuana 0.39 0.38 0.82 0.78
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.41 0.38 0.89 0.84
     Cigarettes 0.47 0.45 0.88 0.91
     Alcohol 0.51 0.49 0.86 0.87

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Table  3.65P Number of Times Youths Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Youths Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Times Argued or Had a Fight with at Least One Parent1
9 or Fewer 10 or More
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.4149   0.4149  
AGE        
     12-13 0.2905   0.2905  
     14-15 0.9928   0.9928  
     16-17 0.5293   0.5293  
GENDER        
     Male 0.6848   0.6848  
     Female 0.1181   0.1181  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5520   0.5520  
          White 0.6362   0.6362  
          Black or African American 0.3645   0.3645  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9498   0.9498  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7262   0.7262  
          Two or More Races 0.5949   0.5949  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5749   0.5749  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.1523   0.1523  
     Small Metro 0.3672   0.3672  
     Nonmetro 0.0303   0.0303  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1807   0.3155  
          Marijuana 0.4879   0.5104  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1584   0.5435  
     Cigarettes 0.6285   0.5686  
     Alcohol 0.7234   0.3978  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.1030   0.8593  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1507   0.4512  
          Marijuana 0.4598   0.3803  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.1909   0.9630  
     Cigarettes 0.2240   0.8805  
     Alcohol 0.7856   0.5651  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.6526   0.3346  
          Marijuana 0.4727   0.3155  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8071   0.6722  
     Cigarettes 0.0038   0.2953  
     Alcohol 0.2831   0.4664  

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Table  3.66C Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 74 79 74 79
AGE        
     12-13 33 35 33 35
     14-15 41 48 41 48
     16-17 52 50 52 50
GENDER        
     Male 54 60 54 60
     Female 49 50 49 50
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 67 71 67 71
          White 57 57 57 57
          Black or African American 32 33 32 33
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4 5 4 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 11 15 11 15
          Two or More Races 11 11 11 11
     Hispanic or Latino 34 38 34 38
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 58 57 58 57
     Small Metro 37 45 37 45
     Nonmetro 27 32 27 32
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 52 57 37 35
          Marijuana 46 46 34 32
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 39 42 25 25
     Cigarettes 53 57 41 42
     Alcohol 70 74 38 39
          Binge Alcohol3 53 63 35 35
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 76 75 42 40
          Marijuana 64 63 40 39
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 64 61 36 34
     Cigarettes 73 69 42 43
     Alcohol 93 95 42 42
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 93 82 43 40
          Marijuana 76 73 42 43
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 83 71 39 40
     Cigarettes 93 87 42 42
     Alcohol 100 99 39 40

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Table  3.66D Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.30 0.32 0.30 0.32
AGE        
     12-13 0.40 0.43 0.40 0.43
     14-15 0.50 0.55 0.50 0.55
     16-17 0.63 0.62 0.63 0.62
GENDER        
     Male 0.43 0.47 0.43 0.47
     Female 0.40 0.41 0.40 0.41
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.32 0.34 0.32 0.34
          White 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37
          Black or African American 0.88 0.90 0.88 0.90
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.27 3.20 2.27 3.20
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.14 1.55 1.14 1.55
          Two or More Races 2.81 2.50 2.81 2.50
     Hispanic or Latino 0.87 0.92 0.87 0.92
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.44 0.44 0.44 0.44
     Small Metro 0.51 0.59 0.51 0.59
     Nonmetro 0.64 0.77 0.64 0.77
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.25 0.27 1.00 0.95
          Marijuana 0.22 0.21 0.91 0.89
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.18 0.20 0.68 0.69
     Cigarettes 0.25 0.27 1.10 1.15
     Alcohol 0.33 0.35 1.03 1.07
          Binge Alcohol3 0.25 0.30 0.94 0.95
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.36 0.35 1.15 1.11
          Marijuana 0.31 0.30 1.08 1.08
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.31 0.29 0.98 0.93
     Cigarettes 0.35 0.32 1.14 1.19
     Alcohol 0.44 0.45 1.14 1.16
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.44 0.39 1.16 1.11
          Marijuana 0.36 0.34 1.15 1.18
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.34 1.06 1.11
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.41 1.14 1.14
     Alcohol 0.48 0.46 1.05 1.10

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Table  3.66P Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.4787   0.4787  
AGE        
     12-13 0.7539   0.7539  
     14-15 0.2832   0.2832  
     16-17 0.0256   0.0256  
GENDER        
     Male 0.3379   0.3379  
     Female 0.0185   0.0185  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5624   0.5624  
          White 0.2770   0.2770  
          Black or African American 0.8847   0.8847  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6433   0.6433  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6210   0.6210  
          Two or More Races 0.6200   0.6200  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.7172   0.7172  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.3323   0.3323  
     Small Metro 0.7175   0.7175  
     Nonmetro 0.6373   0.6373  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5374   0.0795  
          Marijuana 0.4753   0.0214  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2671   0.4420  
     Cigarettes 0.3141   0.0290  
     Alcohol 0.1709   0.0053  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.0042   0.0181  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.4166   0.2558  
          Marijuana 0.9907   0.1131  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5755   0.4859  
     Cigarettes 0.7548   0.0345  
     Alcohol 0.6789   0.0387  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5605   0.8485  
          Marijuana 0.9745   0.0871  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7659   0.3593  
     Cigarettes 0.0488   0.0077  
     Alcohol 0.7609   0.0117  

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Table  3.67C Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 83 89 83 89
AGE        
     12-13 30 34 30 34
     14-15 47 56 47 56
     16-17 58 55 58 55
GENDER        
     Male 60 63 60 63
     Female 57 59 57 59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 76 80 76 80
          White 64 66 64 66
          Black or African American 34 33 34 33
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5 5 5 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 17 13 17 13
          Two or More Races 11 12 11 12
     Hispanic or Latino 34 39 34 39
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 66 69 66 69
     Small Metro 44 48 44 48
     Nonmetro 29 31 29 31
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 45 45 46 43
          Marijuana 34 33 42 42
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 35 35 33 32
     Cigarettes 51 52 45 45
     Alcohol 60 62 49 49
          Binge Alcohol3 44 52 43 46
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 67 64 49 47
          Marijuana 51 49 48 48
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 57 55 44 42
     Cigarettes 67 65 48 48
     Alcohol 86 86 48 46
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 84 78 49 44
          Marijuana 64 62 49 48
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 77 70 49 48
     Cigarettes 89 80 49 46
     Alcohol 94 91 43 43

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Table  3.67D Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.34 0.36 0.34 0.36
AGE        
     12-13 0.36 0.41 0.36 0.41
     14-15 0.57 0.65 0.57 0.65
     16-17 0.70 0.68 0.70 0.68
GENDER        
     Male 0.48 0.50 0.48 0.50
     Female 0.47 0.49 0.47 0.49
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.37 0.38 0.37 0.38
          White 0.42 0.43 0.42 0.43
          Black or African American 0.92 0.90 0.92 0.90
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.70 3.24 2.70 3.24
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.82 1.37 1.82 1.37
          Two or More Races 2.89 2.69 2.89 2.69
     Hispanic or Latino 0.86 0.95 0.86 0.95
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.50 0.52 0.50 0.52
     Small Metro 0.60 0.64 0.60 0.64
     Nonmetro 0.69 0.74 0.69 0.74
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.22 0.23 0.95 0.91
          Marijuana 0.17 0.16 0.88 0.88
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.17 0.18 0.70 0.68
     Cigarettes 0.26 0.26 0.94 0.93
     Alcohol 0.30 0.31 1.03 1.02
          Binge Alcohol3 0.22 0.26 0.89 0.96
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.34 0.32 1.03 0.98
          Marijuana 0.25 0.25 1.00 1.00
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.29 0.27 0.93 0.89
     Cigarettes 0.34 0.32 1.00 1.00
     Alcohol 0.43 0.43 0.99 0.95
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.42 0.39 1.03 0.91
          Marijuana 0.32 0.31 1.02 1.00
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.39 0.35 1.03 1.00
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.40 1.02 0.96
     Alcohol 0.47 0.45 0.89 0.90

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Table  3.67P Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.7711   0.7711  
AGE        
     12-13 0.3147   0.3147  
     14-15 0.6865   0.6865  
     16-17 0.8254   0.8254  
GENDER        
     Male 0.2868   0.2868  
     Female 0.1201   0.1201  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5805   0.5805  
          White 0.8391   0.8391  
          Black or African American 0.3299   0.3299  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1729   0.1729  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1750   0.1750  
          Two or More Races 0.0903   0.0903  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5685   0.5685  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.6652   0.6652  
     Small Metro 0.9027   0.9027  
     Nonmetro 0.8072   0.8072  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3037   0.1874  
          Marijuana 0.7776   0.3639  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.0949   0.6916  
     Cigarettes 0.7878   0.1093  
     Alcohol 0.3296   0.1229  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.0250   0.5982  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.1589   0.5553  
          Marijuana 0.2698   0.7643  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2032   0.9879  
     Cigarettes 0.5647   0.2584  
     Alcohol 0.9831   0.2310  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3820   0.9017  
          Marijuana 0.2796   0.7095  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5447   0.4161  
     Cigarettes 0.0087   0.0460  
     Alcohol 0.3446   0.1563  

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Table  3.68C Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 76 83 76 83
AGE        
     12-13 30 30 30 30
     14-15 44 46 44 46
     16-17 57 57 57 57
GENDER        
     Male 56 62 56 62
     Female 53 56 53 56
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 70 75 70 75
          White 60 64 60 64
          Black or African American 31 32 31 32
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5 5 5 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 14 15 14 15
          Two or More Races 11 11 11 11
     Hispanic or Latino 35 39 35 39
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 62 63 62 63
     Small Metro 39 47 39 47
     Nonmetro 27 29 27 29
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 46 47 43 43
          Marijuana 34 33 41 42
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 36 37 32 31
     Cigarettes 51 53 44 43
     Alcohol 62 65 47 44
          Binge Alcohol3 45 52 41 42
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 66 66 48 46
          Marijuana 52 50 47 46
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 57 57 43 41
     Cigarettes 68 66 48 45
     Alcohol 87 90 45 43
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 84 79 47 43
          Marijuana 64 64 49 46
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 76 70 46 45
     Cigarettes 91 83 49 42
     Alcohol 96 94 39 39

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Table  3.68D Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.31 0.33 0.31 0.33
AGE        
     12-13 0.36 0.37 0.36 0.37
     14-15 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.54
     16-17 0.70 0.70 0.70 0.70
GENDER        
     Male 0.45 0.49 0.45 0.49
     Female 0.44 0.46 0.44 0.46
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.34 0.36 0.34 0.36
          White 0.39 0.41 0.39 0.41
          Black or African American 0.85 0.86 0.85 0.86
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.83 3.22 2.83 3.22
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.49 1.52 1.49 1.52
          Two or More Races 2.88 2.59 2.88 2.59
     Hispanic or Latino 0.88 0.95 0.88 0.95
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.47 0.48 0.47 0.48
     Small Metro 0.53 0.62 0.53 0.62
     Nonmetro 0.64 0.69 0.64 0.69
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.23 0.23 0.99 1.02
          Marijuana 0.17 0.16 0.94 1.00
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.18 0.18 0.73 0.75
     Cigarettes 0.25 0.26 1.00 1.03
     Alcohol 0.31 0.31 1.07 1.04
          Binge Alcohol3 0.22 0.25 0.95 1.00
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.33 0.32 1.09 1.09
          Marijuana 0.26 0.24 1.07 1.10
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.28 0.28 0.98 0.98
     Cigarettes 0.34 0.32 1.09 1.06
     Alcohol 0.43 0.43 1.03 1.03
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.41 0.38 1.07 1.03
          Marijuana 0.32 0.31 1.12 1.09
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.37 0.34 1.05 1.08
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.40 1.12 1.01
     Alcohol 0.47 0.46 0.90 0.94

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Table  3.68P Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.0802   0.0802  
AGE        
     12-13 0.0663   0.0663  
     14-15 0.3819   0.3819  
     16-17 0.4358   0.4358  
GENDER        
     Male 0.8416   0.8416  
     Female 0.0167   0.0167  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1198   0.1198  
          White 0.2281   0.2281  
          Black or African American 0.2017   0.2017  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6963   0.6963  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6320   0.6320  
          Two or More Races 0.3957   0.3957  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.4885   0.4885  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.1681   0.1681  
     Small Metro 0.2305   0.2305  
     Nonmetro 0.8677   0.8677  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.3579   0.4923  
          Marijuana 0.9046   0.7499  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.2039   0.7704  
     Cigarettes 0.2713   0.0739  
     Alcohol 0.6135   0.7062  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.0357   0.8702  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.5108   0.5110  
          Marijuana 0.5487   0.8897  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7043   0.6053  
     Cigarettes 0.9867   0.2882  
     Alcohol 0.8338   0.4321  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.8710   0.7998  
          Marijuana 0.5226   0.8888  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7312   0.8873  
     Cigarettes 0.0275   0.0918  
     Alcohol 0.6080   0.1494  

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Table  3.69C Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 79 83 79 83
AGE        
     12-13 33 32 33 32
     14-15 45 49 45 49
     16-17 54 53 54 53
GENDER        
     Male 59 62 59 62
     Female 53 51 53 51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 71 75 71 75
          White 60 63 60 63
          Black or African American 33 34 33 34
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5 4 5 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 14 17 14 17
          Two or More Races 11 10 11 10
     Hispanic or Latino 35 36 35 36
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 61 60 61 60
     Small Metro 40 45 40 45
     Nonmetro 31 34 31 34
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 50 56 41 37
          Marijuana 45 44 38 35
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 36 40 30 28
     Cigarettes 58 58 43 42
     Alcohol 67 69 45 41
          Binge Alcohol3 48 58 41 39
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 73 70 44 44
          Marijuana 64 59 43 42
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 61 59 41 38
     Cigarettes 74 70 46 43
     Alcohol 92 93 46 42
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 90 79 43 43
          Marijuana 73 69 44 44
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 82 70 43 43
     Cigarettes 94 85 45 42
     Alcohol 98 97 41 39

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Table  3.69D Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2003 and 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.32 0.33 0.32 0.33
AGE        
     12-13 0.40 0.39 0.40 0.39
     14-15 0.55 0.58 0.55 0.58
     16-17 0.66 0.65 0.66 0.65
GENDER        
     Male 0.47 0.49 0.47 0.49
     Female 0.44 0.42 0.44 0.42
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.34 0.36 0.34 0.36
          White 0.39 0.41 0.39 0.41
          Black or African American 0.90 0.92 0.90 0.92
          American Indian or Alaska Native 2.91 2.47 2.91 2.47
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.42 1.76 1.42 1.76
          Two or More Races 2.85 2.35 2.85 2.35
     Hispanic or Latino 0.88 0.86 0.88 0.86
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.47 0.46 0.47 0.46
     Small Metro 0.55 0.60 0.55 0.60
     Nonmetro 0.74 0.81 0.74 0.81
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.25 0.27 0.97 0.89
          Marijuana 0.22 0.21 0.89 0.86
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.17 0.19 0.70 0.67
     Cigarettes 0.28 0.28 1.02 1.02
     Alcohol 0.33 0.33 1.06 0.99
          Binge Alcohol3 0.24 0.28 0.97 0.94
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.36 0.34 1.03 1.07
          Marijuana 0.31 0.28 1.01 1.02
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.30 0.28 0.96 0.91
     Cigarettes 0.36 0.34 1.08 1.05
     Alcohol 0.45 0.45 1.10 1.02
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.44 0.38 1.02 1.05
          Marijuana 0.36 0.33 1.05 1.07
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.40 0.34 1.03 1.05
     Cigarettes 0.46 0.41 1.07 1.03
     Alcohol 0.48 0.47 0.97 0.96

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Table  3.69P Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2004 Versus 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Close Friends' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Youths Feel Close Friends Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Youths Feel Close Friends Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2003 2004 2003 2004
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 0.1806   0.1806  
AGE        
     12-13 0.4662   0.4662  
     14-15 0.6353   0.6353  
     16-17 0.1960   0.1960  
GENDER        
     Male 0.5418   0.5418  
     Female 0.0046   0.0046  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1574   0.1574  
          White 0.1946   0.1946  
          Black or African American 0.3880   0.3880  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7221   0.7221  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8658   0.8658  
          Two or More Races 0.7102   0.7102  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.9180   0.9180  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 0.2738   0.2738  
     Small Metro 0.6830   0.6830  
     Nonmetro 0.4257   0.4257  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drug2 0.6452   0.1083  
          Marijuana 0.9699   0.2677  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.5233   0.2898  
     Cigarettes 0.4060   0.0409  
     Alcohol 0.4666   0.3213  
          Binge Alcohol3 0.0786   0.8515  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drug2 0.8133   0.0841  
          Marijuana 0.8737   0.1471  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.7399   0.4468  
     Cigarettes 0.7382   0.0353  
     Alcohol 0.7601   0.2889  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drug2 0.8646   0.4253  
          Marijuana 0.9465   0.1841  
     Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 0.8984   0.5563  
     Cigarettes 0.0693   0.0092  
     Alcohol 0.8279   0.0450  

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