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2005 National Survey on Drug Use & Health:  Detailed Tables

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Table  3.1A Perceived Risk and Availability of Substances, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
Risk/Availability1 Total AGE GROUP
12-17 18-25 26 or Older
2004 2005 2004 2005 2004 2005 2004 2005
PERCEPTIONS OF GREAT RISK                
     Cigarettes                
          Smoke One or More Packs Per Day 177,663 179,990   16,871   17,158   22,378   22,595   138,413   140,236  
     Marijuana                
          Smoke Once a Month 94,048   91,661   8,699   8,487   8,169   7,874   77,180   75,300  
          Smoke Once or Twice a Week 124,258   123,054   13,637   13,777   12,177   11,920   98,443   97,357  
     Cocaine                
          Use Once a Month 167,920 170,419   12,320   12,151   19,928   20,060   135,672 138,207  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 211,346 214,452   19,842   19,894   27,354   27,639   164,149 166,919  
     Heroin                
          Try Once or Twice 192,541 196,045   14,077   13,994   24,466   24,676   153,998 157,375  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 222,286 224,922   20,150   20,276   29,700 30,105   172,436 174,541  
     LSD                
          Try Once or Twice 169,691 172,935   12,692   12,445   19,790   19,821   137,209 140,669  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 209,139 211,266   18,470   18,361   27,118   27,298   163,552 165,607  
     Alcohol                
          Have Four or Five Drinks Nearly Every Day 163,535 166,577   15,468 16,028   19,795   20,005   128,272 130,544  
          Have Five or More Drinks Once or Twice a Week 97,537 100,148   9,514   9,636   10,086 10,566   77,936   79,945  
PERCEIVED AVAILABILITY                
     Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain                
          Marijuana 132,553   133,697   12,843   12,601   24,122 24,524   95,589   96,571  
          Cocaine 71,128   70,672   5,917   6,073   12,753 13,199   52,457   51,401  
          Crack 66,302   66,430   6,069   6,149   9,960   10,263   50,272   50,019  
          Heroin 40,518   40,101   3,373   3,384   5,914   5,964   31,232   30,753  
          LSD 41,970   40,919   4,035 3,732   7,308   7,075   30,627   30,111  
     Approached in the Past Month by Someone
        Selling Drugs
18,635   18,309   4,103   3,926   6,063   6,134   8,469   8,249  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.1B Perceived Risk and Availability of Substances, by Age Group: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
Risk/Availability1 Total AGE GROUP
12-17 18-25 26 or Older
2004 2005 2004 2005 2004 2005 2004 2005
PERCEPTIONS OF GREAT RISK                
     Cigarettes                
          Smoke One or More Packs Per Day 74.3   74.4   67.5   68.3   69.8   69.8   75.9   76.1  
     Marijuana                
          Smoke Once a Month 39.7 38.3   35.0   34.0   25.6   24.4   42.9 41.3  
          Smoke Once or Twice a Week 52.4   51.5   54.7   55.0   38.1   37.0   54.7   53.6  
     Cocaine                
          Use Once a Month 70.8   71.1   49.6   48.8   62.6   62.4   75.2   75.7  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 89.0   89.4   79.8   79.9   85.9   85.8   90.8   91.3  
     Heroin                
          Try Once or Twice 81.3   81.8   57.0   56.5   76.9   76.9   85.3   86.1  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 93.7   93.8   81.4   81.8   93.3   93.7   95.5   95.5  
     LSD                
          Try Once or Twice 72.1   72.8   52.6   51.7   62.6   62.1   76.4   77.5  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 88.8   88.8   76.4   76.1   85.7   85.5   91.0   91.1  
     Alcohol                
          Have Four or Five Drinks Nearly Every Day 68.5   69.0   61.8 63.8   61.7   61.8   70.6   71.0  
          Have Five or More Drinks Once or Twice a Week 40.9   41.5   38.1   38.4   31.5   32.7   42.9   43.5  
PERCEIVED AVAILABILITY                
     Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain                
          Marijuana 57.5   57.3   52.2 51.0   76.1   76.5   54.9   54.7  
          Cocaine 31.4   30.8   24.4   24.9   41.0   42.0   30.6   29.6  
          Crack 29.3   29.0   25.0   25.3   32.2   32.8   29.4   28.8  
          Heroin 18.0   17.6   14.0   14.0   19.2   19.1   18.3   17.8  
          LSD 18.7   18.0   16.9 15.7   23.7   22.7   18.0   17.4  
     Approached in the Past Month by Someone
        Selling Drugs
7.8   7.5   16.3   15.5   18.9   18.9   4.6   4.5  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.2A Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 16,871   17,158   8,107   7,953  
AGE        
     12-13 5,504   5,522   2,718   2,586  
     14-15 5,830   5,902   2,780   2,732  
     16-17 5,537   5,734   2,608   2,635  
GENDER        
     Male 8,017 8,278   4,722   4,549  
     Female 8,853   8,881   3,385   3,405  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 14,151   14,293   6,647   6,494  
          White 10,411   10,447   5,006   4,873  
          Black or African American 2,587   2,708   1,158   1,088  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 108   91   57   70  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 720   707   257   327  
          Two or More Races 289   284   142   113  
     Hispanic or Latino 2,720   2,865   1,459   1,459  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 9,049   9,356   4,177   4,159  
     Small Metro 5,032   5,075   2,527   2,326  
     Nonmetro 2,789   2,727   1,403   1,468  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,543   1,403   1,121   1,098  
          Marijuana 1,089 946   818   777  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 750   684   571   565  
     Cigarettes 1,528   1,393   1,462   1,334  
     Alcohol 2,750   2,603   1,670   1,574  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,642 1,440   1,139   1,060  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,221   2,993   2,061   2,025  
          Marijuana 2,181 1,930   1,472   1,442  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,934   1,847   1,319   1,269  
     Cigarettes 2,590 2,378   2,040   1,990  
     Alcohol 5,491   5,425   3,017   2,988  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,714 4,275   2,818   2,704  
          Marijuana 2,929 2,586   1,849   1,797  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,290 2,985   2,039   1,929  
     Cigarettes 4,452 3,985   2,884   2,766  
     Alcohol 6,862   6,673   3,690   3,584  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.2B Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 67.5   68.3   32.5   31.7  
AGE        
     12-13 66.9   68.1   33.1   31.9  
     14-15 67.7   68.4   32.3   31.6  
     16-17 68.0   68.5   32.0   31.5  
GENDER        
     Male 62.9   64.5   37.1   35.5  
     Female 72.3   72.3   27.7   27.7  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 68.0   68.8   32.0   31.2  
          White 67.5   68.2   32.5   31.8  
          Black or African American 69.1   71.3   30.9   28.7  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 65.5   56.6   34.5   43.4  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 73.7   68.4   26.3   31.6  
          Two or More Races 67.1   71.6   32.9   28.4  
     Hispanic or Latino 65.1   66.3   34.9   33.7  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 68.4   69.2   31.6   30.8  
     Small Metro 66.6 68.6   33.4 31.4  
     Nonmetro 66.5   65.0   33.5   35.0  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 9.1 8.2   13.8   13.8  
          Marijuana 6.5 5.5   10.1   9.8  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.4   4.0   7.0   7.1  
     Cigarettes 9.1 8.1   18.0   16.8  
     Alcohol 16.3 15.2   20.6   19.8  
          Binge Alcohol3 9.7 8.4   14.0   13.3  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 19.1 17.4   25.4   25.5  
          Marijuana 12.9 11.2   18.2   18.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.5   10.8   16.3   16.0  
     Cigarettes 15.4 13.9   25.2   25.0  
     Alcohol 32.5   31.6   37.2   37.6  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 27.9 24.9   34.8   34.0  
          Marijuana 17.4 15.1   22.8   22.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.5 17.4   25.1   24.3  
     Cigarettes 26.4 23.2   35.6   34.8  
     Alcohol 40.7 38.9   45.5   45.1  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.3A Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 8,699   8,487   16,191 16,511  
AGE        
     12-13 3,641   3,431   4,544   4,615  
     14-15 2,926   2,822   5,646   5,765  
     16-17 2,132   2,233   6,001   6,130  
GENDER        
     Male 4,130   3,975   8,538 8,806  
     Female 4,569   4,511   7,653   7,705  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 7,146   6,942   13,578   13,748  
          White 5,233   5,078   10,110   10,146  
          Black or African American 1,329   1,299   2,421   2,505  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 53   38   110   119  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 372   394   596   639  
          Two or More Races 138 102   295   291  
     Hispanic or Latino 1,553   1,545   2,613   2,763  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 4,540   4,370   8,612   9,089  
     Small Metro 2,503   2,572   5,051   4,788  
     Nonmetro 1,657   1,545   2,528   2,634  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 317   318   2,348   2,183  
          Marijuana 125   123   1,780 1,604  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 216   214   1,106   1,029  
     Cigarettes 487 405   2,489   2,322  
     Alcohol 784   766   3,634   3,413  
          Binge Alcohol3 421   390   2,359 2,117  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 820   783   4,465   4,233  
          Marijuana 362   309   3,285   3,068  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 557   564   2,701   2,544  
     Cigarettes 847   755   3,768   3,616  
     Alcohol 1,786   1,736   6,705   6,683  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,475 1,322   6,059 5,645  
          Marijuana 572   520   4,199 3,867  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,165 1,027   4,162 3,874  
     Cigarettes 1,592 1,390   5,734 5,361  
     Alcohol 2,446   2,325   8,090   7,927  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.3B Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 35.0   34.0   65.0   66.0  
AGE        
     12-13 44.5   42.6   55.5   57.4  
     14-15 34.1   32.9   65.9   67.1  
     16-17 26.2   26.7   73.8   73.3  
GENDER        
     Male 32.6   31.1   67.4   68.9  
     Female 37.4   36.9   62.6   63.1  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 34.5   33.6   65.5   66.4  
          White 34.1   33.4   65.9   66.6  
          Black or African American 35.4   34.1   64.6   65.9  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 32.6   24.0   67.4   76.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 38.4   38.2   61.6   61.8  
          Two or More Races 32.0   26.1   68.0   73.9  
     Hispanic or Latino 37.3   35.9   62.7   64.1  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 34.5 32.5   65.5 67.5  
     Small Metro 33.1   34.9   66.9   65.1  
     Nonmetro 39.6 37.0   60.4 63.0  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 3.6   3.7   14.5 13.2  
          Marijuana 1.4   1.5   11.0 9.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2.5   2.5   6.8   6.2  
     Cigarettes 5.6   4.8   15.4 14.1  
     Alcohol 9.0   9.0   22.4 20.7  
          Binge Alcohol3 4.8   4.6   14.6 12.8  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 9.4   9.2   27.6 25.6  
          Marijuana 4.2   3.6   20.3 18.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 6.4   6.6   16.7 15.4  
     Cigarettes 9.7   8.9   23.3 21.9  
     Alcohol 20.5   20.5   41.4   40.5  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 17.0   15.6   37.4 34.2  
          Marijuana 6.6   6.1   25.9 23.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 13.4   12.1   25.7 23.5  
     Cigarettes 18.3 16.4   35.4 32.5  
     Alcohol 28.1   27.4   50.0 48.0  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.4A Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 13,637   13,777   11,284   11,264  
AGE        
     12-13 5,439   5,314   2,774   2,761  
     14-15 4,631   4,735   3,945   3,860  
     16-17 3,568   3,729   4,565   4,643  
GENDER        
     Male 6,489   6,641   6,201   6,154  
     Female 7,148   7,137   5,083   5,110  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 11,495   11,483   9,259   9,231  
          White 8,800   8,860   6,575   6,385  
          Black or African American 1,791   1,674   1,956   2,130  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 81   68   84   89  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 574   638   395   397  
          Two or More Races 218   197   216   197  
     Hispanic or Latino 2,142   2,295   2,025   2,034  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 7,167   7,244   6,011   6,256  
     Small Metro 4,041   4,119   3,518 3,237  
     Nonmetro 2,429   2,414   1,756   1,771  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 497   468   2,162   2,026  
          Marijuana 192   181   1,711 1,541  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 345   312   973   929  
     Cigarettes 737 563   2,241   2,159  
     Alcohol 1,312   1,260   3,106   2,917  
          Binge Alcohol3 672   620   2,107 1,889  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,345   1,301   3,934   3,710  
          Marijuana 613   537   3,034   2,834  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 921   919   2,333   2,188  
     Cigarettes 1,326 1,156   3,291   3,215  
     Alcohol 3,193   3,100   5,293   5,328  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,392 2,160   5,135 4,798  
          Marijuana 1,012 837   3,759   3,542  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,810   1,674   3,512 3,222  
     Cigarettes 2,524 2,202   4,799   4,550  
     Alcohol 4,180   4,003   6,352   6,261  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.4B Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 54.7   55.0   45.3   45.0  
AGE        
     12-13 66.2   65.8   33.8   34.2  
     14-15 54.0   55.1   46.0   44.9  
     16-17 43.9   44.5   56.1   55.5  
GENDER        
     Male 51.1   51.9   48.9   48.1  
     Female 58.4   58.3   41.6   41.7  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 55.4   55.4   44.6   44.6  
          White 57.2   58.1   42.8   41.9  
          Black or African American 47.8 44.0   52.2 56.0  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 48.8   43.3   51.2   56.7  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 59.2   61.6   40.8   38.4  
          Two or More Races 50.1   50.0   49.9   50.0  
     Hispanic or Latino 51.4   53.0   48.6   47.0  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 54.4   53.7   45.6   46.3  
     Small Metro 53.5 56.0   46.5 44.0  
     Nonmetro 58.0   57.7   42.0   42.3  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 3.6   3.4   19.2   18.0  
          Marijuana 1.4   1.3   15.2 13.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2.5   2.3   8.6   8.2  
     Cigarettes 5.4 4.1   19.9   19.2  
     Alcohol 9.6   9.1   27.5 25.9  
          Binge Alcohol3 4.9   4.5   18.7 16.8  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 9.9   9.4   34.9 32.9  
          Marijuana 4.5   3.9   26.9 25.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 6.8   6.7   20.7   19.4  
     Cigarettes 9.7 8.4   29.2   28.5  
     Alcohol 23.4   22.5   46.9   47.3  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 17.5 15.7   45.5 42.6  
          Marijuana 7.4 6.1   33.3 31.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 13.3 12.2   31.1 28.6  
     Cigarettes 18.5 16.0   42.5 40.4  
     Alcohol 30.7 29.1   56.3   55.6  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.5A Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use Cocaine Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 12,320   12,151   12,505   12,733  
AGE        
     12-13 3,518   3,393   4,662   4,625  
     14-15 4,149   4,063   4,391   4,494  
     16-17 4,653   4,695   3,452   3,613  
GENDER        
     Male 6,337   6,248   6,319   6,442  
     Female 5,984   5,902   6,186   6,291  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 10,446 10,126   10,229   10,469  
          White 7,640   7,301   7,650   7,842  
          Black or African American 2,043   2,076   1,705   1,715  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 87   72   76   87  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 422   449   557   588  
          Two or More Races 217   184   214   206  
     Hispanic or Latino 1,874 2,024   2,276   2,264  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 6,520   6,429   6,609   6,975  
     Small Metro 3,588   3,662   3,944   3,669  
     Nonmetro 2,211   2,059   1,952   2,089  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,280 1,135   1,372   1,328  
          Marijuana 949 810   947   883  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 538   494   777   738  
     Cigarettes 1,531 1,366   1,425   1,303  
     Alcohol 2,304 2,049   2,091   2,091  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,469 1,238   1,295   1,242  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,607 2,359   2,632   2,587  
          Marijuana 1,905 1,699   1,709   1,621  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,364   1,268   1,870   1,804  
     Cigarettes 2,356   2,183   2,226   2,117  
     Alcohol 4,432   4,278   4,018   4,068  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,770 3,302   3,710   3,592  
          Marijuana 2,590 2,261   2,142   2,071  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,397 2,108   2,900   2,747  
     Cigarettes 3,827 3,422   3,454   3,244  
     Alcohol 5,515   5,266   4,966   4,912  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.5B Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use Cocaine Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 49.6   48.8   50.4   51.2  
AGE        
     12-13 43.0   42.3   57.0   57.7  
     14-15 48.6   47.5   51.4   52.5  
     16-17 57.4   56.5   42.6   43.5  
GENDER        
     Male 50.1   49.2   49.9   50.8  
     Female 49.2   48.4   50.8   51.6  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 50.5 49.2   49.5 50.8  
          White 50.0 48.2   50.0 51.8  
          Black or African American 54.5   54.8   45.5   45.2  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 53.5   45.2   46.5   54.8  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 43.1   43.3   56.9   56.7  
          Two or More Races 50.4   47.1   49.6   52.9  
     Hispanic or Latino 45.2   47.2   54.8   52.8  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 49.7   48.0   50.3   52.0  
     Small Metro 47.6 50.0   52.4 50.0  
     Nonmetro 53.1 49.6   46.9 50.4  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 10.4 9.3   11.0   10.4  
          Marijuana 7.7 6.7   7.6   6.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.4   4.1   6.2   5.8  
     Cigarettes 12.4 11.2   11.4 10.2  
     Alcohol 18.7 16.9   16.7   16.4  
          Binge Alcohol3 11.9 10.2   10.4   9.8  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 21.2 19.4   21.0   20.3  
          Marijuana 15.5 14.0   13.7   12.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.1   10.4   15.0   14.2  
     Cigarettes 19.1   18.0   17.8   16.6  
     Alcohol 36.0   35.2   32.1   31.9  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 30.6 27.2   29.7   28.2  
          Marijuana 21.0 18.6   17.1   16.3  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.5 17.3   23.2 21.6  
     Cigarettes 31.1 28.2   27.6 25.5  
     Alcohol 44.8   43.3   39.7   38.6  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.6A Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 19,842   19,894   5,028   5,014  
AGE        
     12-13 6,096   5,943   2,097   2,084  
     14-15 6,887   6,878   1,681   1,686  
     16-17 6,860   7,073   1,250   1,244  
GENDER        
     Male 10,095   10,191   2,561   2,511  
     Female 9,747   9,703   2,467   2,503  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16,827   16,700   3,877   3,925  
          White 12,744   12,591   2,577   2,581  
          Black or African American 2,814   2,832   933   959  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 125   105   40   54  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 748   810   228   227  
          Two or More Races 349   304   82   86  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,015 3,194   1,152   1,089  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 10,562   10,640   2,605   2,767  
     Small Metro 5,920   5,896   1,614   1,456  
     Nonmetro 3,360   3,358   810   791  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,917   1,771   736   693  
          Marijuana 1,399   1,265   500   429  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 855   797   461   435  
     Cigarettes 2,263 2,056   696   617  
     Alcohol 3,493   3,308   906   837  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,139 1,912   625   570  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,003 3,740   1,239   1,216  
          Marijuana 2,828 2,608   789   716  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,282   2,164   954   915  
     Cigarettes 3,547   3,344   1,034   963  
     Alcohol 6,927   6,750   1,534   1,609  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 5,807 5,236   1,684   1,672  
          Marijuana 3,766 3,437   970   901  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,939 3,519   1,365   1,347  
     Cigarettes 5,761 5,263   1,525   1,410  
     Alcohol 8,558   8,237   1,935   1,955  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.6B Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 79.8   79.9   20.2   20.1  
AGE        
     12-13 74.4   74.0   25.6   26.0  
     14-15 80.4   80.3   19.6   19.7  
     16-17 84.6   85.0   15.4   15.0  
GENDER        
     Male 79.8   80.2   20.2   19.8  
     Female 79.8   79.5   20.2   20.5  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 81.3   81.0   18.7   19.0  
          White 83.2   83.0   16.8   17.0  
          Black or African American 75.1   74.7   24.9   25.3  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 75.8   65.8   24.2   34.2  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 76.6   78.1   23.4   21.9  
          Two or More Races 81.0   77.9   19.0   22.1  
     Hispanic or Latino 72.4   74.6   27.6   25.4  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 80.2   79.4   19.8   20.6  
     Small Metro 78.6   80.2   21.4   19.8  
     Nonmetro 80.6   80.9   19.4   19.1  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 9.7   8.9   14.6   13.8  
          Marijuana 7.0 6.4   9.9   8.5  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.3   4.0   9.2   8.7  
     Cigarettes 11.4 10.3   13.8   12.3  
     Alcohol 17.6   16.6   18.0   16.7  
          Binge Alcohol3 10.8 9.6   12.4   11.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 20.2 18.8   24.6   24.3  
          Marijuana 14.3 13.1   15.7   14.3  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.5   10.9   19.0   18.2  
     Cigarettes 17.9   16.8   20.6   19.2  
     Alcohol 34.9   33.9   30.5   32.1  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 29.3 26.3   33.5   33.4  
          Marijuana 19.0 17.3   19.3   18.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.8 17.7   27.2   26.9  
     Cigarettes 29.0 26.5   30.3   28.1  
     Alcohol 43.1 41.4   38.5   39.0  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.7A Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Try Heroin Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 14,077   13,994   10,620   10,791  
AGE        
     12-13 3,789   3,615   4,304   4,314  
     14-15 4,778   4,763   3,720   3,790  
     16-17 5,511   5,616   2,597   2,687  
GENDER        
     Male 7,223   7,260   5,346   5,392  
     Female 6,854   6,734   5,274   5,399  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 11,717   11,509   8,844   8,996  
          White 8,626   8,324   6,603   6,760  
          Black or African American 2,250   2,301   1,477   1,471  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 96   87   68   70  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 462   516   486   507  
          Two or More Races 241   230   189   164  
     Hispanic or Latino 2,360   2,485   1,775   1,795  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 7,530   7,502   5,541   5,846  
     Small Metro 4,133   4,162   3,363   3,144  
     Nonmetro 2,415   2,330   1,715   1,801  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,737   1,617   901   843  
          Marijuana 1,317   1,188   572   506  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 779   743   528   486  
     Cigarettes 2,037   1,871   914 802  
     Alcohol 2,943   2,735   1,440   1,398  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,894 1,700   857   779  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,368   3,166   1,856   1,775  
          Marijuana 2,525   2,350   1,083 960  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,915   1,813   1,311   1,262  
     Cigarettes 3,072   2,922   1,503   1,379  
     Alcohol 5,443   5,331   2,992   2,994  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,706 4,320   2,743   2,564  
          Marijuana 3,325 3,072   1,389 1,245  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,149 2,843   2,137   2,012  
     Cigarettes 4,750 4,392   2,506 2,264  
     Alcohol 6,689   6,466   3,772   3,690  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.7B Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Try Heroin Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 57.0   56.5   43.0   43.5  
AGE        
     12-13 46.8   45.6   53.2   54.4  
     14-15 56.2   55.7   43.8   44.3  
     16-17 68.0   67.6   32.0   32.4  
GENDER        
     Male 57.5   57.4   42.5   42.6  
     Female 56.5   55.5   43.5   44.5  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 57.0   56.1   43.0   43.9  
          White 56.6 55.2   43.4 44.8  
          Black or African American 60.4   61.0   39.6   39.0  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 58.6   55.5   41.4   44.5  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 48.7   50.5   51.3   49.5  
          Two or More Races 56.1   58.4   43.9   41.6  
     Hispanic or Latino 57.1   58.1   42.9   41.9  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 57.6   56.2   42.4   43.8  
     Small Metro 55.1   57.0   44.9   43.0  
     Nonmetro 58.5   56.4   41.5   43.6  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 12.3   11.6   8.5   7.8  
          Marijuana 9.4   8.5   5.4   4.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 5.5   5.3   5.0   4.5  
     Cigarettes 14.5   13.4   8.6 7.4  
     Alcohol 20.9 19.5   13.6   13.0  
          Binge Alcohol3 13.5 12.1   8.1   7.2  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 23.9   22.6   17.5   16.4  
          Marijuana 17.9   16.8   10.2 8.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 13.6   13.0   12.3   11.7  
     Cigarettes 21.8   20.9   14.2 12.8  
     Alcohol 38.7   38.1   28.2   27.7  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 33.4 30.9   25.8 23.8  
          Marijuana 23.6 22.0   13.1 11.5  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 22.4 20.3   20.1 18.6  
     Cigarettes 33.7 31.4   23.6 21.0  
     Alcohol 47.5   46.2   35.5   34.2  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.8A Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 20,150   20,276   4,592   4,522  
AGE        
     12-13 5,966   5,795   2,161   2,140  
     14-15 6,941   7,053   1,566   1,509  
     16-17 7,243   7,427   865   874  
GENDER        
     Male 10,208   10,349   2,384   2,299  
     Female 9,942   9,928   2,209   2,224  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16,984   16,989   3,610   3,544  
          White 12,917   12,807   2,326   2,308  
          Black or African American 2,781   2,879   951   890  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 125   121   38   38  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 750   808   210   216  
          Two or More Races 353   313   78   78  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,166   3,287   982   979  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 10,760   10,926   2,354   2,441  
     Small Metro 6,006   5,941   1,485   1,363  
     Nonmetro 3,384   3,409   754   718  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,198   2,019   447   443  
          Marijuana 1,648 1,466   245   232  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,016   935   294   293  
     Cigarettes 2,560 2,308   395   364  
     Alcohol 3,809   3,585   578   547  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,391 2,146   363   335  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,384 4,103   848   838  
          Marijuana 3,190 2,917   419   400  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,594   2,443   639   629  
     Cigarettes 3,915   3,683   661   621  
     Alcohol 7,326   7,216   1,116   1,117  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 6,198 5,688   1,261   1,202  
          Marijuana 4,161 3,799   557   527  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4,275 3,883   1,017   977  
     Cigarettes 6,192 5,662   1,069   994  
     Alcohol 9,017   8,727   1,450   1,436  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.8B Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 81.4   81.8   18.6   18.2  
AGE        
     12-13 73.4   73.0   26.6   27.0  
     14-15 81.6   82.4   18.4   17.6  
     16-17 89.3   89.5   10.7   10.5  
GENDER        
     Male 81.1   81.8   18.9   18.2  
     Female 81.8   81.7   18.2   18.3  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 82.5   82.7   17.5   17.3  
          White 84.7   84.7   15.3   15.3  
          Black or African American 74.5   76.4   25.5   23.6  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 76.6   75.9   23.4   24.1  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 78.1   78.9   21.9   21.1  
          Two or More Races 81.8   80.0   18.2   20.0  
     Hispanic or Latino 76.3   77.1   23.7   22.9  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 82.1   81.7   17.9   18.3  
     Small Metro 80.2   81.3   19.8   18.7  
     Nonmetro 81.8   82.6   18.2   17.4  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 10.9 10.0   9.7   9.8  
          Marijuana 8.2 7.2   5.3   5.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 5.0   4.6   6.4   6.5  
     Cigarettes 12.7 11.4   8.6   8.0  
     Alcohol 18.9 17.7   12.6   12.1  
          Binge Alcohol3 11.9 10.6   7.9   7.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 21.8 20.2   18.5   18.5  
          Marijuana 15.8 14.4   9.1   8.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 12.9   12.0   13.9   13.9  
     Cigarettes 19.4 18.2   14.4   13.7  
     Alcohol 36.4   35.6   24.3   24.7  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 30.8 28.1   27.5   26.6  
          Marijuana 20.7 18.7   12.1   11.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 21.2 19.2   22.1   21.6  
     Cigarettes 30.7 27.9   23.3   22.0  
     Alcohol 44.7 43.0   31.6   31.8  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.9A Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Try LSD Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 12,692   12,445   11,434   11,644  
AGE        
     12-13 3,547   3,348   4,264   4,236  
     14-15 4,318   4,282   3,972   4,056  
     16-17 4,827   4,815   3,198   3,352  
GENDER        
     Male 6,433   6,355   5,830   5,920  
     Female 6,259   6,090   5,604   5,724  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 10,528 10,218   9,558   9,715  
          White 7,635   7,364   7,258   7,316  
          Black or African American 2,094   2,061   1,532   1,606  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 89   77   73   81  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 451   477   468   496  
          Two or More Races 225   190   198   190  
     Hispanic or Latino 2,164   2,227   1,876   1,929  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 6,740   6,585   5,962   6,333  
     Small Metro 3,746   3,770   3,604   3,375  
     Nonmetro 2,206   2,089   1,868   1,936  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,336 1,172   1,266   1,222  
          Marijuana 992 825   884   822  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 579   518   706   684  
     Cigarettes 1,576 1,390   1,330   1,241  
     Alcohol 2,344 2,130   1,976   1,939  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,462 1,289   1,253   1,154  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,691 2,468   2,437   2,361  
          Marijuana 1,956 1,767   1,605   1,478  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,504   1,365   1,663   1,642  
     Cigarettes 2,456   2,269   2,045   1,943  
     Alcohol 4,547   4,352   3,756   3,828  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,867 3,407   3,442   3,269  
          Marijuana 2,649 2,322   2,002   1,895  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,554 2,241   2,628   2,469  
     Cigarettes 3,990 3,581   3,154 2,912  
     Alcohol 5,686 5,347   4,594   4,616  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.9B Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Try LSD Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 52.6   51.7   47.4   48.3  
AGE        
     12-13 45.4   44.1   54.6   55.9  
     14-15 52.1   51.4   47.9   48.6  
     16-17 60.2   59.0   39.8   41.0  
GENDER        
     Male 52.5   51.8   47.5   48.2  
     Female 52.8   51.5   47.2   48.5  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 52.4   51.3   47.6   48.7  
          White 51.3   50.2   48.7   49.8  
          Black or African American 57.7   56.2   42.3   43.8  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 54.8   48.9   45.2   51.1  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 49.1   49.0   50.9   51.0  
          Two or More Races 53.2   50.0   46.8   50.0  
     Hispanic or Latino 53.6   53.6   46.4   46.4  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 53.1 51.0   46.9 49.0  
     Small Metro 51.0   52.8   49.0   47.2  
     Nonmetro 54.1   51.9   45.9   48.1  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 10.5 9.4   11.1   10.5  
          Marijuana 7.8 6.6   7.7   7.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.6   4.2   6.2   5.9  
     Cigarettes 12.4 11.2   11.6   10.7  
     Alcohol 18.5 17.1   17.3   16.7  
          Binge Alcohol3 11.5 10.4   11.0   9.9  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 21.2   19.8   21.3   20.3  
          Marijuana 15.4   14.2   14.0 12.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.9   11.0   14.5   14.1  
     Cigarettes 19.4   18.2   17.9   16.7  
     Alcohol 35.8   35.0   32.8   32.9  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 30.5 27.4   30.1 28.1  
          Marijuana 20.9 18.7   17.5   16.3  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 20.1 18.0   23.0 21.2  
     Cigarettes 31.4 28.8   27.6 25.0  
     Alcohol 44.8 43.0   40.2   39.6  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.10A Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 18,470   18,361   5,711   5,782  
AGE        
     12-13 5,404   5,184   2,442   2,419  
     14-15 6,410   6,419   1,902   1,927  
     16-17 6,656   6,758   1,367   1,436  
GENDER        
     Male 9,299   9,349   2,986   2,950  
     Female 9,171   9,012   2,725   2,832  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 15,593   15,415   4,550   4,567  
          White 11,844   11,680   3,077   3,044  
          Black or African American 2,592   2,531   1,043   1,140  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 110   103   53   51  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 678   746   259   231  
          Two or More Races 324   293   101   89  
     Hispanic or Latino 2,877   2,946   1,161   1,215  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 9,729   9,819   3,016   3,126  
     Small Metro 5,587   5,460   1,766   1,706  
     Nonmetro 3,154   3,082   928   950  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,894 1,678   718   720  
          Marijuana 1,410 1,181   468   471  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 869   773   424   428  
     Cigarettes 2,209 1,958   698   681  
     Alcohol 3,368 3,138   952   933  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,075 1,844   637   602  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,863 3,557   1,270   1,282  
          Marijuana 2,802 2,485   762   764  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,238   2,097   931   916  
     Cigarettes 3,455 3,171   1,051   1,049  
     Alcohol 6,602   6,397   1,709   1,790  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 5,498 4,923   1,808   1,774  
          Marijuana 3,670 3,256   979   974  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,744 3,369   1,428   1,358  
     Cigarettes 5,552 4,976   1,595   1,526  
     Alcohol 8,113   7,771   2,174   2,203  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.10B Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 76.4   76.1   23.6   23.9  
AGE        
     12-13 68.9   68.2   31.1   31.8  
     14-15 77.1   76.9   22.9   23.1  
     16-17 83.0   82.5   17.0   17.5  
GENDER        
     Male 75.7   76.0   24.3   24.0  
     Female 77.1   76.1   22.9   23.9  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 77.4   77.1   22.6   22.9  
          White 79.4   79.3   20.6   20.7  
          Black or African American 71.3   69.0   28.7   31.0  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 67.3   66.7   32.7   33.3  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 72.3   76.4   27.7   23.6  
          Two or More Races 76.3   76.6   23.7   23.4  
     Hispanic or Latino 71.3   70.8   28.7   29.2  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 76.3   75.9   23.7   24.1  
     Small Metro 76.0   76.2   24.0   23.8  
     Nonmetro 77.3   76.4   22.7   23.6  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 10.3 9.1   12.6   12.5  
          Marijuana 7.6 6.4   8.2   8.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.7   4.2   7.4   7.4  
     Cigarettes 12.0 10.7   12.2   11.8  
     Alcohol 18.2 17.1   16.7   16.1  
          Binge Alcohol3 11.2 10.0   11.2   10.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 20.9 19.4   22.2   22.2  
          Marijuana 15.2 13.5   13.3   13.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 12.1   11.4   16.3   15.8  
     Cigarettes 18.7 17.3   18.4   18.1  
     Alcohol 35.7   34.8   29.9   31.0  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 29.8 26.8   31.7   30.7  
          Marijuana 19.9 17.7   17.1   16.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 20.3 18.3   25.0   23.5  
     Cigarettes 30.1 27.1   27.9   26.4  
     Alcohol 43.9 42.3   38.1   38.1  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.11A Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Have Four or Five Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 15,468 16,028   9,567 9,094  
AGE        
     12-13 5,421   5,380   2,853   2,749  
     14-15 5,218   5,488   3,399 3,132  
     16-17 4,829 5,160   3,315   3,214  
GENDER        
     Male 7,196 7,595   5,562 5,229  
     Female 8,272   8,433   4,005   3,865  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 12,943 13,367   7,895 7,429  
          White 9,348   9,641   6,070 5,676  
          Black or African American 2,472   2,510   1,297   1,291  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   88   *   74  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 701   805   286   236  
          Two or More Races 280   274   156   123  
     Hispanic or Latino 2,525   2,661   1,672   1,666  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 8,525   8,925   4,730   4,600  
     Small Metro 4,552   4,654   3,031 2,743  
     Nonmetro 2,391   2,449   1,807   1,752  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,163   1,157   1,498 1,338  
          Marijuana 792   768   1,109 948  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 585   560   738   685  
     Cigarettes 1,257   1,209   1,725 1,507  
     Alcohol 2,000   2,043   2,418 2,133  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,124   1,025   1,655 1,484  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,493   2,523   2,780 2,483  
          Marijuana 1,625   1,631   2,015 1,730  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,506   1,508   1,749   1,598  
     Cigarettes 2,155   2,020   2,461   2,341  
     Alcohol 4,309   4,438   4,202   3,974  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,727   3,647   3,802 3,323  
          Marijuana 2,210   2,146   2,558 2,231  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,596   2,522   2,734 2,384  
     Cigarettes 3,598   3,380   3,733 3,367  
     Alcohol 5,514   5,519   5,037 4,737  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.11B Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Have Four or Five Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 61.8 63.8   38.2 36.2  
AGE        
     12-13 65.5   66.2   34.5   33.8  
     14-15 60.6 63.7   39.4 36.3  
     16-17 59.3 61.6   40.7 38.4  
GENDER        
     Male 56.4 59.2   43.6 40.8  
     Female 67.4   68.6   32.6   31.4  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 62.1 64.3   37.9 35.7  
          White 60.6 62.9   39.4 37.1  
          Black or African American 65.6   66.0   34.4   34.0  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   54.4   *   45.6  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 71.0   77.3   29.0   22.7  
          Two or More Races 64.3   69.0   35.7   31.0  
     Hispanic or Latino 60.2   61.5   39.8   38.5  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 64.3   66.0   35.7   34.0  
     Small Metro 60.0 62.9   40.0 37.1  
     Nonmetro 57.0   58.3   43.0   41.7  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 7.5   7.2   15.7   14.7  
          Marijuana 5.1   4.8   11.6   10.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3.8   3.5   7.7   7.5  
     Cigarettes 8.1   7.5   18.0   16.6  
     Alcohol 12.9   12.7   25.3 23.5  
          Binge Alcohol3 7.3 6.4   17.3   16.3  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 16.1   15.7   29.1   27.3  
          Marijuana 10.5   10.2   21.1 19.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 9.7   9.4   18.3   17.6  
     Cigarettes 13.9 12.6   25.7   25.7  
     Alcohol 27.9   27.7   43.9   43.7  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 24.1 22.8   39.7 36.5  
          Marijuana 14.3   13.4   26.7 24.5  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 16.8   15.7   28.6 26.2  
     Cigarettes 23.3 21.1   39.0 37.0  
     Alcohol 35.6   34.4   52.6   52.1  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.12A Risk Perceptions of Having Five or More Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having Five or More Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Have Five or More Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 9,514   9,636   15,482   15,463  
AGE        
     12-13 3,491   3,394   4,754   4,717  
     14-15 3,179   3,241   5,432   5,379  
     16-17 2,844   3,001   5,296   5,368  
GENDER        
     Male 4,336   4,475   8,411   8,337  
     Female 5,178   5,161   7,071   7,126  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 7,868   7,942   12,936   12,832  
          White 5,284   5,284   10,107   10,018  
          Black or African American 1,850   1,863   1,915   1,933  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 71   64   92   96  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 473   535   514   507  
          Two or More Races 162   152   272   245  
     Hispanic or Latino 1,647   1,694   2,545   2,631  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 5,216   5,225   8,003   8,283  
     Small Metro 2,751   2,890   4,829   4,507  
     Nonmetro 1,547   1,521   2,650   2,674  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 687   636   1,978   1,857  
          Marijuana 434   386   1,469   1,329  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 372   336   952   907  
     Cigarettes 790 666   2,195   2,047  
     Alcohol 1,109 980   3,311   3,198  
          Binge Alcohol3 639 497   2,142   2,012  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,454   1,411   3,820   3,592  
          Marijuana 928   887   2,715 2,471  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 865   828   2,390   2,279  
     Cigarettes 1,270   1,145   3,352   3,217  
     Alcohol 2,359   2,323   6,151   6,098  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,240 2,047   5,288 4,912  
          Marijuana 1,322 1,163   3,452 3,211  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,523   1,410   3,806 3,489  
     Cigarettes 2,245 1,938   5,091   4,809  
     Alcohol 3,159   3,051   7,390   7,213  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.12B Risk Perceptions of Having Five or More Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having Five or More Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Have Five or More Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 38.1   38.4   61.9   61.6  
AGE        
     12-13 42.3   41.8   57.7   58.2  
     14-15 36.9   37.6   63.1   62.4  
     16-17 34.9   35.9   65.1   64.1  
GENDER        
     Male 34.0   34.9   66.0   65.1  
     Female 42.3   42.0   57.7   58.0  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 37.8   38.2   62.2   61.8  
          White 34.3   34.5   65.7   65.5  
          Black or African American 49.1   49.1   50.9   50.9  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 43.6   40.0   56.4   60.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 47.9   51.3   52.1   48.7  
          Two or More Races 37.3   38.3   62.7   61.7  
     Hispanic or Latino 39.3   39.2   60.7   60.8  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 39.5   38.7   60.5   61.3  
     Small Metro 36.3 39.1   63.7 60.9  
     Nonmetro 36.9   36.3   63.1   63.7  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 7.2   6.6   12.8   12.0  
          Marijuana 4.6   4.0   9.5   8.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3.9   3.5   6.2   5.9  
     Cigarettes 8.3 6.9   14.2   13.2  
     Alcohol 11.7 10.2   21.4   20.7  
          Binge Alcohol3 6.7 5.2   13.8   13.0  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 15.3   14.6   24.7 23.2  
          Marijuana 9.8   9.2   17.5 16.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 9.1   8.6   15.4   14.7  
     Cigarettes 13.3 11.9   21.7   20.8  
     Alcohol 24.8   24.1   39.7   39.4  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 23.5 21.2   34.2 31.8  
          Marijuana 13.9 12.1   22.3 20.8  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 16.0   14.6   24.6 22.6  
     Cigarettes 23.6 20.1   32.9 31.1  
     Alcohol 33.2   31.7   47.7   46.6  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.13A Ease of Obtaining Marijuana, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Marijuana (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 12,843   12,601   11,740 12,129  
AGE        
     12-13 1,799   1,738   6,244   6,163  
     14-15 4,836   4,578   3,619 3,930  
     16-17 6,207   6,285   1,877   2,036  
GENDER        
     Male 6,426   6,296   6,114   6,324  
     Female 6,417   6,305   5,627   5,804  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 10,850 10,502   9,616 9,948  
          White 8,233   7,838   6,937   7,212  
          Black or African American 1,894   1,978   1,789   1,764  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 68   83   96   77  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 372   368   592   663  
          Two or More Races 244   200   177   191  
     Hispanic or Latino 1,992   2,099   2,125   2,181  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 6,799   6,902   6,183   6,441  
     Small Metro 3,937   3,675   3,534   3,600  
     Nonmetro 2,107   2,024   2,023   2,088  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,266   2,095   399   404  
          Marijuana 1,776 1,611   130   118  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,021   942   301   300  
     Cigarettes 2,546 2,331   437   390  
     Alcohol 3,777 3,498   635   680  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,465 2,182   315   323  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,335 4,044   940   959  
          Marijuana 3,350 3,082   296   297  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,521   2,347   730   749  
     Cigarettes 3,813   3,590   806   772  
     Alcohol 6,840   6,668   1,631   1,745  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 5,837 5,361   1,685   1,608  
          Marijuana 4,291 3,947   484   449  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,916 3,555   1,402   1,342  
     Cigarettes 5,787 5,295   1,514   1,448  
     Alcohol 8,120   7,864   2,368   2,378  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.13B Ease of Obtaining Marijuana, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Marijuana (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 52.2 51.0   47.8 49.0  
AGE        
     12-13 22.4   22.0   77.6   78.0  
     14-15 57.2 53.8   42.8 46.2  
     16-17 76.8   75.5   23.2   24.5  
GENDER        
     Male 51.2   49.9   48.8   50.1  
     Female 53.3   52.1   46.7   47.9  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 53.0 51.4   47.0 48.6  
          White 54.3 52.1   45.7 47.9  
          Black or African American 51.4   52.9   48.6   47.1  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 41.3   51.8   58.7   48.2  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 38.6   35.7   61.4   64.3  
          Two or More Races 57.9   51.2   42.1   48.8  
     Hispanic or Latino 48.4   49.0   51.6   51.0  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 52.4   51.7   47.6   48.3  
     Small Metro 52.7 50.5   47.3 49.5  
     Nonmetro 51.0   49.2   49.0   50.8  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 17.6   16.6   3.4   3.3  
          Marijuana 13.8   12.8   1.1   1.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 8.0   7.5   2.6   2.5  
     Cigarettes 19.8   18.5   3.7   3.2  
     Alcohol 29.4 27.8   5.4   5.6  
          Binge Alcohol3 19.2 17.3   2.7   2.7  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 33.8 32.1   8.0   7.9  
          Marijuana 26.1 24.5   2.5   2.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.6   18.6   6.2   6.2  
     Cigarettes 29.7   28.5   6.9   6.4  
     Alcohol 53.3   52.9   13.9   14.4  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 45.5 42.5   14.4   13.3  
          Marijuana 33.4 31.3   4.1   3.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 30.5 28.2   11.9   11.1  
     Cigarettes 45.1 42.0   12.9   11.9  
     Alcohol 63.2   62.4   20.2   19.6  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.14A Ease of Obtaining Cocaine, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Cocaine (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 5,917   6,073   18,336   18,278  
AGE        
     12-13 986   1,038   6,996   6,813  
     14-15 2,103   2,116   6,225   6,273  
     16-17 2,828   2,920   5,114   5,193  
GENDER        
     Male 2,529   2,653   9,860   9,801  
     Female 3,389   3,421   8,476   8,477  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4,832   4,892   15,344   15,243  
          White 3,438   3,637   11,507   11,173  
          Black or African American 1,028   991   2,619   2,698  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 28   29   132   125  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 196   137   751   884  
          Two or More Races 131 82   281   304  
     Hispanic or Latino 1,085   1,181   2,992   3,035  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 3,150   3,349   9,641   9,769  
     Small Metro 1,812   1,812   5,556   5,381  
     Nonmetro 955   912   3,139   3,129  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,154   1,178   1,467 1,272  
          Marijuana 890   899   983 792  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 594   595   715   620  
     Cigarettes 1,261   1,248   1,656 1,409  
     Alcohol 1,760   1,751   2,552 2,336  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,216   1,141   1,502 1,312  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,032   2,082   3,142 2,825  
          Marijuana 1,529   1,544   2,041 1,753  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,323   1,364   1,888 1,688  
     Cigarettes 1,801   1,801   2,731 2,449  
     Alcohol 3,016   3,070   5,287   5,141  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,691   2,680   4,685 4,145  
          Marijuana 1,929   1,915   2,739 2,376  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,988   1,960   3,255 2,850  
     Cigarettes 2,658   2,575   4,529 4,004  
     Alcohol 3,609   3,642   6,683   6,371  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.14B Ease of Obtaining Cocaine, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Cocaine (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 24.4   24.9   75.6   75.1  
AGE        
     12-13 12.4   13.2   87.6   86.8  
     14-15 25.3   25.2   74.7   74.8  
     16-17 35.6   36.0   64.4   64.0  
GENDER        
     Male 20.4   21.3   79.6   78.7  
     Female 28.6   28.8   71.4   71.2  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 24.0   24.3   76.0   75.7  
          White 23.0 24.6   77.0 75.4  
          Black or African American 28.2   26.9   71.8   73.1  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 17.5   18.7   82.5   81.3  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 20.6 13.4   79.4 86.6  
          Two or More Races 31.8 21.2   68.2 78.8  
     Hispanic or Latino 26.6   28.0   73.4   72.0  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 24.6   25.5   75.4   74.5  
     Small Metro 24.6   25.2   75.4   74.8  
     Nonmetro 23.3   22.6   76.7   77.4  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 19.5   19.4   8.0 7.0  
          Marijuana 15.0   14.8   5.4 4.3  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 10.0   9.8   3.9 3.4  
     Cigarettes 21.3   20.6   9.0 7.7  
     Alcohol 29.7   28.8   13.9 12.8  
          Binge Alcohol3 20.6   18.8   8.2 7.2  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 34.3   34.3   17.1 15.5  
          Marijuana 25.8   25.4   11.1 9.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 22.4   22.5   10.3 9.2  
     Cigarettes 30.4   29.7   14.9 13.4  
     Alcohol 51.0   50.6   28.8   28.1  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 45.5   44.1   25.6 22.7  
          Marijuana 32.6   31.5   14.9 13.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 33.6   32.3   17.8 15.6  
     Cigarettes 44.9 42.4   24.7 21.9  
     Alcohol 61.0   60.0   36.4 34.9  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.15A Ease of Obtaining Crack, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Crack (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Crack1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 6,069   6,149   18,202   18,199  
AGE        
     12-13 1,188   1,230   6,795   6,623  
     14-15 2,267   2,251   6,079   6,138  
     16-17 2,614   2,668   5,328   5,439  
GENDER        
     Male 2,550   2,553   9,849   9,906  
     Female 3,519   3,596   8,353   8,293  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 5,101   5,043   15,093   15,100  
          White 3,571   3,617   11,392   11,192  
          Black or African American 1,163   1,121   2,478   2,577  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 27   28   134   129  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 197   162   755   857  
          Two or More Races 132   97   280   288  
     Hispanic or Latino 968 1,106   3,109   3,099  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 3,158   3,363   9,660   9,747  
     Small Metro 1,885   1,795   5,466   5,398  
     Nonmetro 1,026   991   3,076   3,055  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 980   898   1,638   1,548  
          Marijuana 717   659   1,155   1,028  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 503   459   799   754  
     Cigarettes 1,113 981   1,803   1,671  
     Alcohol 1,543   1,470   2,772   2,596  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,006   890   1,714 1,546  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,813   1,748   3,358   3,150  
          Marijuana 1,293   1,206   2,268 2,079  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,154   1,128   2,054   1,923  
     Cigarettes 1,628   1,477   2,906   2,770  
     Alcohol 2,843   2,779   5,467   5,414  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,469   2,361   4,902 4,461  
          Marijuana 1,656   1,552   3,005 2,724  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,797   1,714   3,445 3,100  
     Cigarettes 2,456   2,267   4,728 4,305  
     Alcohol 3,458   3,380   6,839   6,618  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.15B Ease of Obtaining Crack, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Crack (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Crack1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 25.0   25.3   75.0   74.7  
AGE        
     12-13 14.9   15.7   85.1   84.3  
     14-15 27.2   26.8   72.8   73.2  
     16-17 32.9   32.9   67.1   67.1  
GENDER        
     Male 20.6   20.5   79.4   79.5  
     Female 29.6   30.2   70.4   69.8  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 25.3   25.0   74.7   75.0  
          White 23.9   24.4   76.1   75.6  
          Black or African American 31.9   30.3   68.1   69.7  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16.5   18.0   83.5   82.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 20.7   15.9   79.3   84.1  
          Two or More Races 32.1   25.2   67.9   74.8  
     Hispanic or Latino 23.7   26.3   76.3   73.7  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 24.6   25.7   75.4   74.3  
     Small Metro 25.6   25.0   74.4   75.0  
     Nonmetro 25.0   24.5   75.0   75.5  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 16.1   14.6   9.0   8.5  
          Marijuana 11.8   10.7   6.3 5.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 8.3   7.5   4.4   4.1  
     Cigarettes 18.3 16.0   9.9   9.2  
     Alcohol 25.4   23.9   15.2   14.3  
          Binge Alcohol3 16.6 14.5   9.4 8.5  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 29.9   28.4   18.4 17.3  
          Marijuana 21.3   19.6   12.5 11.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.0   18.3   11.3   10.6  
     Cigarettes 26.8 24.0   16.0   15.2  
     Alcohol 46.8   45.2   30.0   29.8  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 40.7   38.4   26.9 24.5  
          Marijuana 27.3   25.2   16.5 15.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 29.6   27.9   18.9 17.0  
     Cigarettes 40.5 36.9   26.0 23.7  
     Alcohol 57.0   55.0   37.6   36.4  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.16A Ease of Obtaining Heroin, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Heroin (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Heroin1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 3,373   3,384   20,784   20,809  
AGE        
     12-13 681   698   7,267   7,099  
     14-15 1,225   1,209   7,092   7,125  
     16-17 1,466   1,476   6,425   6,585  
GENDER        
     Male 1,428   1,406   10,947   10,955  
     Female 1,945   1,978   9,837   9,854  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 2,811   2,787   17,284   17,218  
          White 1,921   1,972   12,974   12,754  
          Black or African American 649   645   2,972   3,028  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16   22   144   135  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 137   92   805   895  
          Two or More Races 76   48   336   338  
     Hispanic or Latino 561   597   3,500   3,591  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 1,859   1,821   10,894   11,201  
     Small Metro 969   1,007   6,357   6,166  
     Nonmetro 545   556   3,533   3,442  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 525   480   2,091   1,955  
          Marijuana 372   348   1,496 1,331  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 288   260   1,015   947  
     Cigarettes 612   524   2,294   2,118  
     Alcohol 837   777   3,455   3,275  
          Binge Alcohol3 546   474   2,163 1,946  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 998   950   4,154   3,922  
          Marijuana 674   645   2,871 2,617  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 649   605   2,547   2,432  
     Cigarettes 886   786   3,629   3,435  
     Alcohol 1,546   1,506   6,729   6,648  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,349   1,290   6,004 5,493  
          Marijuana 873   844   3,771 3,405  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 990   931   4,239 3,855  
     Cigarettes 1,383 1,232   5,769 5,290  
     Alcohol 1,911   1,848   8,342   8,095  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.16B Ease of Obtaining Heroin, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining Heroin (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining Heroin1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 14.0   14.0   86.0   86.0  
AGE        
     12-13 8.6   9.0   91.4   91.0  
     14-15 14.7   14.5   85.3   85.5  
     16-17 18.6   18.3   81.4   81.7  
GENDER        
     Male 11.5   11.4   88.5   88.6  
     Female 16.5   16.7   83.5   83.3  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 14.0   13.9   86.0   86.1  
          White 12.9   13.4   87.1   86.6  
          Black or African American 17.9   17.6   82.1   82.4  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 10.1   14.0   89.9   86.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 14.6   9.3   85.4   90.7  
          Two or More Races 18.4   12.4   81.6   87.6  
     Hispanic or Latino 13.8   14.3   86.2   85.7  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 14.6   14.0   85.4   86.0  
     Small Metro 13.2   14.0   86.8   86.0  
     Nonmetro 13.4   13.9   86.6   86.1  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 15.6   14.2   10.1   9.4  
          Marijuana 11.0   10.3   7.2 6.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 8.5   7.7   4.9   4.6  
     Cigarettes 18.2 15.5   11.0 10.2  
     Alcohol 24.8   23.0   16.6   15.7  
          Binge Alcohol3 16.2   14.0   10.4 9.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 29.6   28.1   20.0 18.8  
          Marijuana 20.0   19.1   13.8 12.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.2   17.9   12.3   11.7  
     Cigarettes 26.3 23.2   17.5   16.5  
     Alcohol 45.8   44.5   32.4   31.9  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 40.0   38.1   28.9 26.4  
          Marijuana 25.9   24.9   18.1 16.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 29.3   27.5   20.4 18.5  
     Cigarettes 41.0 36.4   27.8 25.4  
     Alcohol 56.7   54.6   40.1   38.9  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.17A Ease of Obtaining LSD, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining LSD (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining LSD1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 4,035 3,732   19,834 20,068  
AGE        
     12-13 584   533   7,218   7,057  
     14-15 1,453   1,330   6,750   6,891  
     16-17 1,998   1,870   5,866   6,120  
GENDER        
     Male 1,704   1,634   10,512   10,560  
     Female 2,331 2,099   9,321 9,507  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3,394 3,059   16,464   16,647  
          White 2,596 2,395   12,125   12,097  
          Black or African American 542   464   3,027   3,138  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 19   16   139   142  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 140   117   798   886  
          Two or More Races 79   55   332   322  
     Hispanic or Latino 641   674   3,369   3,420  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 2,121   2,035   10,461   10,749  
     Small Metro 1,248   1,121   6,003   5,961  
     Nonmetro 666   576   3,370   3,357  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 786 663   1,817   1,740  
          Marijuana 579   509   1,286 1,150  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 401   336   895   859  
     Cigarettes 860   757   2,028   1,864  
     Alcohol 1,272 1,086   2,994   2,940  
          Binge Alcohol3 857 727   1,843   1,686  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,426 1,246   3,688   3,562  
          Marijuana 1,043   940   2,487 2,291  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 917   804   2,253   2,193  
     Cigarettes 1,266 1,086   3,217   3,088  
     Alcohol 2,179 1,966   6,042   6,096  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,885 1,658   5,407 5,018  
          Marijuana 1,354 1,191   3,265 3,021  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,371   1,228   3,812 3,479  
     Cigarettes 1,881 1,618   5,209 4,819  
     Alcohol 2,563 2,342   7,618   7,484  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.17B Ease of Obtaining LSD, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Ease of Obtaining LSD (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Ease of Obtaining LSD1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 16.9 15.7   83.1 84.3  
AGE        
     12-13 7.5   7.0   92.5   93.0  
     14-15 17.7   16.2   82.3   83.8  
     16-17 25.4 23.4   74.6 76.6  
GENDER        
     Male 13.9   13.4   86.1   86.6  
     Female 20.0 18.1   80.0 81.9  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 17.1 15.5   82.9 84.5  
          White 17.6   16.5   82.4   83.5  
          Black or African American 15.2   12.9   84.8   87.1  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 11.8   10.0   88.2   90.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 14.9   11.7   85.1   88.3  
          Two or More Races 19.2   14.7   80.8   85.3  
     Hispanic or Latino 16.0   16.5   84.0   83.5  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 16.9   15.9   83.1   84.1  
     Small Metro 17.2   15.8   82.8   84.2  
     Nonmetro 16.5   14.6   83.5   85.4  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 19.5   17.8   9.2   8.7  
          Marijuana 14.4   13.7   6.5 5.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 9.9   9.0   4.5   4.3  
     Cigarettes 21.3   20.3   10.2 9.3  
     Alcohol 31.5   29.1   15.1   14.7  
          Binge Alcohol3 21.2   19.5   9.3 8.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 35.3   33.4   18.6   17.7  
          Marijuana 25.8   25.2   12.5 11.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 22.7   21.5   11.4   10.9  
     Cigarettes 31.4   29.1   16.2   15.4  
     Alcohol 54.0   52.7   30.5   30.4  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 46.7   44.4   27.3 25.0  
          Marijuana 33.6   31.9   16.5 15.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 34.0   32.9   19.2 17.3  
     Cigarettes 46.6 43.4   26.3 24.0  
     Alcohol 63.5   62.7   38.4   37.3  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.18A Whether Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Approached by Someone Selling Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1
Yes No
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 4,103   3,926   21,088 21,404  
AGE        
     12-13 518   483   7,838   7,737  
     14-15 1,551   1,438   7,108   7,251  
     16-17 2,034   2,005   6,143   6,416  
GENDER        
     Male 2,426   2,304   10,438 10,626  
     Female 1,678   1,622   10,650   10,777  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3,322   3,184   17,646   17,758  
          White 2,413   2,252   13,087   13,135  
          Black or African American 669   731   3,129   3,128  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   30   *   132  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 106   76   894   978  
          Two or More Races 86   78   354   321  
     Hispanic or Latino 781   742   3,443 3,646  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 2,326   2,313   11,004   11,339  
     Small Metro 1,162   1,114   6,478   6,340  
     Nonmetro 616 499   3,607   3,724  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,338   1,278   1,332   1,231  
          Marijuana 1,113   1,044   792 685  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 598   580   729   672  
     Cigarettes 1,331   1,243   1,665 1,487  
     Alcohol 1,761   1,601   2,671   2,588  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,279   1,145   1,510   1,366  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,161   2,012   3,132   3,025  
          Marijuana 1,767   1,637   1,883   1,746  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,337   1,246   1,928   1,878  
     Cigarettes 1,784   1,708   2,855   2,671  
     Alcohol 2,728   2,547   5,800   5,899  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,629 2,407   4,927 4,608  
          Marijuana 2,092   1,921   2,689 2,480  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,863 1,690   3,485 3,247  
     Cigarettes 2,432   2,250   4,923 4,521  
     Alcohol 3,081   2,903   7,506   7,390  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.18B Whether Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Approached by Someone Selling Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1
Yes No
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 16.3   15.5   83.7   84.5  
AGE        
     12-13 6.2   5.9   93.8   94.1  
     14-15 17.9   16.6   82.1   83.4  
     16-17 24.9   23.8   75.1   76.2  
GENDER        
     Male 18.9   17.8   81.1   82.2  
     Female 13.6   13.1   86.4   86.9  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 15.8   15.2   84.2   84.8  
          White 15.6   14.6   84.4   85.4  
          Black or African American 17.6   19.0   82.4   81.0  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   18.7   *   81.3  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 10.6   7.2   89.4   92.8  
          Two or More Races 19.6   19.6   80.4   80.4  
     Hispanic or Latino 18.5   16.9   81.5   83.1  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 17.4   16.9   82.6   83.1  
     Small Metro 15.2   14.9   84.8   85.1  
     Nonmetro 14.6 11.8   85.4 88.2  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 32.6   32.6   6.3   5.8  
          Marijuana 27.1   26.6   3.8 3.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 14.6   14.8   3.5   3.1  
     Cigarettes 32.4   31.7   7.9 6.9  
     Alcohol 42.9   40.8   12.7   12.1  
          Binge Alcohol3 31.2   29.2   7.2 6.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 52.7   51.2   14.9   14.1  
          Marijuana 43.1   41.7   8.9 8.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 32.6   31.7   9.1   8.8  
     Cigarettes 43.5   43.5   13.5 12.5  
     Alcohol 66.5   64.9   27.5   27.6  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 64.1   61.3   23.4 21.5  
          Marijuana 51.0   48.9   12.8 11.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 45.4   43.1   16.5 15.2  
     Cigarettes 59.3   57.3   23.3 21.1  
     Alcohol 75.1   74.0   35.6   34.5  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.19A Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1
Two or More Less Than Two
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 6,166   6,185   18,451   18,643  
AGE        
     12-13 2,249   2,122   5,784   5,842  
     14-15 2,111   2,201   6,409   6,358  
     16-17 1,806   1,862   6,259   6,444  
GENDER        
     Male 3,144   3,089   9,418   9,571  
     Female 3,023   3,096   9,033   9,073  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4,875   4,829   15,659   15,752  
          White 2,987   2,998   12,274   12,178  
          Black or African American 1,465   1,420   2,184   2,341  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   43   *   106  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 235   233   738   798  
          Two or More Races 120   120   309   271  
     Hispanic or Latino 1,292   1,356   2,792   2,891  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 3,149   3,156   9,891   10,238  
     Small Metro 2,013   2,020   5,450   5,300  
     Nonmetro 1,004   1,009   3,110   3,105  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 793   817   1,829 1,641  
          Marijuana 571   552   1,306 1,144  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 385   428   906 789  
     Cigarettes 874   876   2,055 1,797  
     Alcohol 1,031   1,088   3,337 3,052  
          Binge Alcohol3 654   708   2,093 1,766  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,493   1,528   3,676 3,408  
          Marijuana 1,039   1,015   2,539 2,313  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 920   969   2,268   2,082  
     Cigarettes 1,307   1,288   3,249 3,018  
     Alcohol 2,085   2,181   6,331   6,162  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,165   2,042   5,195 4,801  
          Marijuana 1,402   1,352   3,277 2,951  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,528   1,434   3,680 3,367  
     Cigarettes 2,110   1,997   5,092 4,654  
     Alcohol 2,722   2,724   7,674   7,424  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.19B Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1
Two or More Less Than Two
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 25.0   24.9   75.0   75.1  
AGE        
     12-13 28.0   26.7   72.0   73.3  
     14-15 24.8   25.7   75.2   74.3  
     16-17 22.4   22.4   77.6   77.6  
GENDER        
     Male 25.0   24.4   75.0   75.6  
     Female 25.1   25.4   74.9   74.6  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 23.7   23.5   76.3   76.5  
          White 19.6   19.8   80.4   80.2  
          Black or African American 40.2   37.8   59.8   62.2  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   28.7   *   71.3  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 24.2   22.6   75.8   77.4  
          Two or More Races 28.0   30.7   72.0   69.3  
     Hispanic or Latino 31.6   31.9   68.4   68.1  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 24.1   23.6   75.9   76.4  
     Small Metro 27.0   27.6   73.0   72.4  
     Nonmetro 24.4   24.5   75.6   75.5  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 12.9   13.2   9.9 8.8  
          Marijuana 9.3   8.9   7.1 6.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 6.2   6.9   4.9 4.2  
     Cigarettes 14.2   14.2   11.1 9.6  
     Alcohol 16.7   17.6   18.1 16.4  
          Binge Alcohol3 10.6   11.4   11.3 9.5  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 24.2   24.7   19.9 18.3  
          Marijuana 16.8   16.4   13.8 12.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 14.9   15.7   12.3 11.2  
     Cigarettes 21.2   20.8   17.6 16.2  
     Alcohol 33.8   35.3   34.3   33.1  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 35.1   33.0   28.2 25.8  
          Marijuana 22.7   21.9   17.8 15.8  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 24.8   23.2   19.9 18.1  
     Cigarettes 34.2   32.3   27.6 25.0  
     Alcohol 44.1   44.0   41.6 39.8  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.20A Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 22,500 22,726   2,348   2,213  
AGE        
     12-13 7,739   7,582   407   420  
     14-15 7,840   7,995   723 596  
     16-17 6,921   7,149   1,218   1,198  
GENDER        
     Male 11,432   11,542   1,247   1,184  
     Female 11,068   11,184   1,101   1,029  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 18,763   18,890   1,987 1,795  
          White 13,934   13,982   1,454 1,310  
          Black or African American 3,334   3,366   378   366  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 133   126   31   24  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 913   979   73   58  
          Two or More Races 389   363   47   32  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,738 3,836   362   418  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 12,036   12,330   1,110   1,067  
     Small Metro 6,783   6,700   750   680  
     Nonmetro 3,681   3,696   489   466  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,976   1,863   669   607  
          Marijuana 1,365   1,230   532   474  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 951   899   352   328  
     Cigarettes 1,979   1,802   991   897  
     Alcohol 3,564   3,393   845   771  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,143 1,930   637   561  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,176   3,970   1,070   994  
          Marijuana 2,747   2,557   884   787  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,534   2,419   692   656  
     Cigarettes 3,416   3,272   1,189   1,071  
     Alcohol 7,129   7,164   1,358   1,232  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 6,109 5,640   1,380   1,271  
          Marijuana 3,649 3,345   1,112   1,013  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4,272 3,931   1,016   923  
     Cigarettes 5,848 5,382   1,460   1,340  
     Alcohol 8,925   8,787   1,590 1,435  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.20B Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 90.6   91.1   9.4   8.9  
AGE        
     12-13 95.0   94.8   5.0   5.2  
     14-15 91.6 93.1   8.4 6.9  
     16-17 85.0   85.6   15.0   14.4  
GENDER        
     Male 90.2   90.7   9.8   9.3  
     Female 91.0   91.6   9.0   8.4  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 90.4 91.3   9.6 8.7  
          White 90.6   91.4   9.4   8.6  
          Black or African American 89.8   90.2   10.2   9.8  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 81.2   83.8   18.8   16.2  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 92.6   94.4   7.4   5.6  
          Two or More Races 89.3   91.9   10.7   8.1  
     Hispanic or Latino 91.2   90.2   8.8   9.8  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 91.6   92.0   8.4   8.0  
     Small Metro 90.0   90.8   10.0   9.2  
     Nonmetro 88.3   88.8   11.7   11.2  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 8.8   8.2   28.5   27.4  
          Marijuana 6.1 5.4   22.6   21.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.2   4.0   15.0   14.8  
     Cigarettes 8.8 7.9   42.2   40.5  
     Alcohol 15.8 14.9   36.0   34.8  
          Binge Alcohol3 9.5 8.5   27.1   25.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 18.6 17.5   45.6   44.9  
          Marijuana 12.2 11.3   37.7   35.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.3   10.6   29.5   29.6  
     Cigarettes 15.2   14.4   50.7   48.4  
     Alcohol 31.7   31.5   57.8   55.6  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 27.2 24.8   58.8   57.4  
          Marijuana 16.2 14.7   47.3   45.8  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.0 17.3   43.3   41.7  
     Cigarettes 26.0 23.7   62.2   60.5  
     Alcohol 39.7   38.7   67.7   64.8  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.21A Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 22,358   22,512   2,533   2,446  
AGE        
     12-13 7,799   7,633   385   382  
     14-15 7,774   7,838   808   756  
     16-17 6,785   7,042   1,340   1,308  
GENDER        
     Male 11,403   11,455   1,304   1,279  
     Female 10,954   11,057   1,228   1,167  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 18,617   18,627   2,143   2,062  
          White 13,760   13,687   1,632   1,596  
          Black or African American 3,376   3,389   341   354  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 132   135   33   18  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 928   989   59   48  
          Two or More Races 363   360   72 35  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,741 3,885   389   384  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 11,829   12,109   1,331   1,300  
     Small Metro 6,760   6,611   791   771  
     Nonmetro 3,769   3,791   410   374  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,740   1,668   897   801  
          Marijuana 1,131   1,044   759   661  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 908   862   393   363  
     Cigarettes 2,106 1,888   856   809  
     Alcohol 3,339   3,165   1,068   993  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,020 1,791   755   700  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,852   3,665   1,385   1,306  
          Marijuana 2,432   2,260   1,184   1,089  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,422   2,305   804   770  
     Cigarettes 3,471   3,265   1,127   1,066  
     Alcohol 6,828   6,803   1,647   1,585  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 5,815 5,349   1,670   1,569  
          Marijuana 3,325 3,035   1,420   1,325  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4,171 3,808   1,122   1,052  
     Cigarettes 5,805 5,322   1,494   1,392  
     Alcohol 8,679   8,469   1,828   1,753  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.21B Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 89.8   90.2   10.2   9.8  
AGE        
     12-13 95.3   95.2   4.7   4.8  
     14-15 90.6   91.2   9.4   8.8  
     16-17 83.5   84.3   16.5   15.7  
GENDER        
     Male 89.7   90.0   10.3   10.0  
     Female 89.9   90.5   10.1   9.5  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 89.7   90.0   10.3   10.0  
          White 89.4   89.6   10.6   10.4  
          Black or African American 90.8   90.5   9.2   9.5  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 80.1   88.0   19.9   12.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 94.0   95.4   6.0   4.6  
          Two or More Races 83.5 91.1   16.5 8.9  
     Hispanic or Latino 90.6   91.0   9.4   9.0  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 89.9   90.3   10.1   9.7  
     Small Metro 89.5   89.6   10.5   10.4  
     Nonmetro 90.2   91.0   9.8   9.0  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 7.8   7.4   35.4   32.8  
          Marijuana 5.1   4.6   30.0   27.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.1   3.8   15.5   14.8  
     Cigarettes 9.4 8.4   33.8   33.1  
     Alcohol 14.9   14.1   42.2   40.6  
          Binge Alcohol3 9.0 8.0   29.8   28.6  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 17.2   16.3   54.7   53.4  
          Marijuana 10.9 10.0   46.8   44.5  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 10.8   10.2   31.7   31.5  
     Cigarettes 15.5 14.5   44.5   43.6  
     Alcohol 30.5   30.2   65.0   64.8  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 26.0 23.8   65.9   64.1  
          Marijuana 14.9 13.5   56.0   54.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 18.7 16.9   44.3   43.0  
     Cigarettes 26.0 23.6   59.0   56.9  
     Alcohol 38.8   37.6   72.2   71.7  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.22A Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 23,127   23,203   1,745   1,767  
AGE        
     12-13 7,890   7,693   277   342  
     14-15 8,008   8,102   574   484  
     16-17 7,229   7,408   895   941  
GENDER        
     Male 11,749   11,775   941   968  
     Female 11,378   11,428   805   799  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 19,315   19,269   1,448   1,430  
          White 14,358   14,266   1,041   1,016  
          Black or African American 3,435   3,420   280   333  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 135   138   29   16  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 942   1,002   44   37  
          Two or More Races 384   372   52 22  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,811 3,934   297   337  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 12,259   12,484   890   939  
     Small Metro 6,992   6,833   551   547  
     Nonmetro 3,875   3,886   304   281  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,961   1,800   679   663  
          Marijuana 1,294 1,131   597   571  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,006   916   297   302  
     Cigarettes 2,345 2,062   617   630  
     Alcohol 3,658   3,436   746   721  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,222 1,956   548   535  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,244 3,963   995   995  
          Marijuana 2,745 2,493   875   850  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,631   2,462   593   605  
     Cigarettes 3,804 3,530   793   796  
     Alcohol 7,355   7,296   1,118   1,090  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 6,308 5,741   1,172   1,168  
          Marijuana 3,732 3,361   1,015   996  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4,467 4,037   816   816  
     Cigarettes 6,266 5,697   1,028   1,012  
     Alcohol 9,256   9,010   1,245   1,211  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.22B Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 93.0   92.9   7.0   7.1  
AGE        
     12-13 96.6   95.7   3.4   4.3  
     14-15 93.3 94.4   6.7 5.6  
     16-17 89.0   88.7   11.0   11.3  
GENDER        
     Male 92.6   92.4   7.4   7.6  
     Female 93.4   93.5   6.6   6.5  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 93.0   93.1   7.0   6.9  
          White 93.2   93.4   6.8   6.6  
          Black or African American 92.5   91.1   7.5   8.9  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 82.2   89.8   17.8   10.2  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 95.5   96.5   4.5   3.5  
          Two or More Races 88.1 94.4   11.9 5.6  
     Hispanic or Latino 92.8   92.1   7.2   7.9  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 93.2   93.0   6.8   7.0  
     Small Metro 92.7   92.6   7.3   7.4  
     Nonmetro 92.7   93.3   7.3   6.7  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 8.5 7.8   38.9   37.5  
          Marijuana 5.6 4.9   34.2   32.3  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.3   3.9   17.0   17.1  
     Cigarettes 10.1 8.9   35.3   35.6  
     Alcohol 15.8 14.8   42.8   40.8  
          Binge Alcohol3 9.6 8.4   31.4   30.3  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 18.4 17.1   57.0   56.3  
          Marijuana 11.9 10.7   50.1   48.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.4   10.6   34.0   34.2  
     Cigarettes 16.4 15.2   45.4   45.0  
     Alcohol 31.8   31.4   64.0   61.7  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 27.3 24.7   67.2   66.1  
          Marijuana 16.1 14.5   58.2   56.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.3 17.4   46.8   46.1  
     Cigarettes 27.1 24.6   58.9   57.3  
     Alcohol 40.0   38.8   71.4   68.5  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.23A Youths' Perceptions of Parents' 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 Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 22,158   22,209   2,730   2,775  
AGE        
     12-13 7,593   7,426   589   625  
     14-15 7,657   7,730   923   856  
     16-17 6,908   7,053   1,218   1,293  
GENDER        
     Male 11,168   11,217   1,531   1,525  
     Female 10,990   10,992   1,199   1,250  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 18,611   18,461   2,163   2,240  
          White 13,825   13,619   1,576   1,671  
          Black or African American 3,338   3,324   385   432  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   140   *   9  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 881   954   106   80  
          Two or More Races 378   353   57   42  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,548 3,748   567   535  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 11,867   12,053   1,297   1,375  
     Small Metro 6,665   6,521   882   862  
     Nonmetro 3,626   3,635   552   538  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,996   1,829   640   635  
          Marijuana 1,404 1,236   483   464  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 971   893   328   327  
     Cigarettes 2,212 1,967   743   725  
     Alcohol 3,306 3,083   1,088   1,068  
          Binge Alcohol3 2,007 1,742   759   743  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,189 3,878   1,053   1,083  
          Marijuana 2,825 2,570   794   771  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,552 2,328   673   744  
     Cigarettes 3,626 3,327   967   1,008  
     Alcohol 6,804   6,661   1,663   1,715  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 6,049 5,509   1,438   1,392  
          Marijuana 3,733 3,365   1,016   986  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4,221 3,821   1,067   1,027  
     Cigarettes 5,899 5,328   1,394   1,384  
     Alcohol 8,605   8,309   1,899   1,901  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.23B Youths' Perceptions of Parents' 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 Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Perceptions of Parents' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Youths Feel Parents Strongly Disapprove Youths Feel Parents Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 89.0   88.9   11.0   11.1  
AGE        
     12-13 92.8   92.2   7.2   7.8  
     14-15 89.2   90.0   10.8   10.0  
     16-17 85.0   84.5   15.0   15.5  
GENDER        
     Male 87.9   88.0   12.1   12.0  
     Female 90.2   89.8   9.8   10.2  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 89.6   89.2   10.4   10.8  
          White 89.8   89.1   10.2   10.9  
          Black or African American 89.7   88.5   10.3   11.5  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   93.8   *   6.2  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 89.2   92.3   10.8   7.7  
          Two or More Races 86.9   89.3   13.1   10.7  
     Hispanic or Latino 86.2   87.5   13.8   12.5  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 90.1   89.8   9.9   10.2  
     Small Metro 88.3   88.3   11.7   11.7  
     Nonmetro 86.8   87.1   13.2   12.9  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 9.0 8.2   23.4   22.9  
          Marijuana 6.3 5.6   17.7   16.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.4   4.0   12.0   11.8  
     Cigarettes 10.0 8.9   27.2   26.1  
     Alcohol 14.9 13.9   39.9   38.5  
          Binge Alcohol3 9.1 7.8   27.8   26.8  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 18.9 17.5   38.6   39.0  
          Marijuana 12.7 11.6   29.1   27.8  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.5 10.5   24.6   26.8  
     Cigarettes 16.4 15.0   35.4   36.3  
     Alcohol 30.7   30.0   60.9   61.8  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 27.3 24.8   52.7   50.2  
          Marijuana 16.8 15.2   37.2   35.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 19.0 17.2   39.1   37.0  
     Cigarettes 26.6 24.0   51.0   49.9  
     Alcohol 38.8 37.4   69.6   68.5  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.24A Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Gotten into Serious Fight at School/Work1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 5,815   5,914   19,311   19,347  
AGE        
     12-13 2,025   2,061   6,307   6,119  
     14-15 2,146   2,094   6,485   6,588  
     16-17 1,644   1,759   6,518   6,640  
GENDER        
     Male 3,515   3,590   9,303   9,316  
     Female 2,300   2,324   10,008   10,031  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4,757   4,708   16,156   16,184  
          White 3,319   3,175   12,136   12,179  
          Black or African American 1,150   1,207   2,638   2,637  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 37   42   128   120  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 114   154   887   899  
          Two or More Races 119   104   321   295  
     Hispanic or Latino 1,058 1,206   3,155   3,163  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 3,064   3,281   10,232   10,325  
     Small Metro 1,828 1,644   5,796   5,799  
     Nonmetro 923   989   3,283   3,223  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,099   1,024   1,560   1,468  
          Marijuana 779   714   1,120   999  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 588   548   729   699  
     Cigarettes 1,172   1,118   1,804 1,594  
     Alcohol 1,470   1,476   2,953 2,703  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,055   989   1,731 1,513  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,030   1,914   3,246   3,102  
          Marijuana 1,398   1,297   2,239   2,065  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,347   1,269   1,906   1,850  
     Cigarettes 1,709   1,676   2,906   2,689  
     Alcohol 2,669   2,656   5,844   5,763  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,727   2,577   4,805 4,403  
          Marijuana 1,757   1,640   3,008 2,734  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,035   1,922   3,294 2,997  
     Cigarettes 2,467   2,377   4,859 4,377  
     Alcohol 3,265   3,228   7,286   7,039  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.24B Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Gotten into Serious Fight at School/Work1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 23.1   23.4   76.9   76.6  
AGE        
     12-13 24.3   25.2   75.7   74.8  
     14-15 24.9   24.1   75.1   75.9  
     16-17 20.1   20.9   79.9   79.1  
GENDER        
     Male 27.4   27.8   72.6   72.2  
     Female 18.7   18.8   81.3   81.2  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 22.7   22.5   77.3   77.5  
          White 21.5   20.7   78.5   79.3  
          Black or African American 30.4   31.4   69.6   68.6  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 22.4   25.9   77.6   74.1  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 11.4   14.6   88.6   85.4  
          Two or More Races 27.0   26.1   73.0   73.9  
     Hispanic or Latino 25.1   27.6   74.9   72.4  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 23.0   24.1   77.0   75.9  
     Small Metro 24.0   22.1   76.0   77.9  
     Nonmetro 22.0   23.5   78.0   76.5  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 18.9   17.3   8.1   7.6  
          Marijuana 13.4   12.1   5.8   5.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 10.1   9.3   3.8   3.6  
     Cigarettes 20.2   18.9   9.3 8.2  
     Alcohol 25.3   25.0   15.3 14.0  
          Binge Alcohol3 18.1   16.7   9.0 7.8  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 34.9 32.4   16.8   16.0  
          Marijuana 24.0 21.9   11.6 10.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 23.2   21.5   9.9   9.6  
     Cigarettes 29.4   28.3   15.0 13.9  
     Alcohol 45.9   44.9   30.3   29.8  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 46.9 43.6   24.9 22.8  
          Marijuana 30.2 27.7   15.6 14.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 35.0 32.5   17.1 15.5  
     Cigarettes 42.4   40.2   25.2 22.6  
     Alcohol 56.1   54.6   37.7   36.4  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.25A Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Taken Part in Group-Against-Group Fight1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 4,281   4,247   20,859   21,011  
AGE        
     12-13 1,348   1,424   6,992   6,757  
     14-15 1,584   1,467   7,053   7,205  
     16-17 1,349   1,355   6,814   7,049  
GENDER        
     Male 2,458   2,430   10,371   10,470  
     Female 1,822   1,817   10,488   10,541  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3,447   3,333   17,474   17,562  
          White 2,415   2,246   13,050   13,114  
          Black or African American 758   835   3,030   3,011  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   37   *   125  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 121   129   878   922  
          Two or More Races 92   65   349   333  
     Hispanic or Latino 834   914   3,385   3,449  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 2,230   2,325   11,079   11,281  
     Small Metro 1,304   1,220   6,316   6,222  
     Nonmetro 747   702   3,465   3,508  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 962   879   1,696   1,612  
          Marijuana 712   630   1,183   1,082  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 487   446   830   800  
     Cigarettes 1,016   906   1,956   1,809  
     Alcohol 1,238   1,186   3,182   2,988  
          Binge Alcohol3 911   839   1,873 1,660  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,684   1,556   3,587   3,456  
          Marijuana 1,200   1,078   2,430   2,281  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,104   993   2,147   2,123  
     Cigarettes 1,395   1,328   3,219   3,039  
     Alcohol 2,111   2,088   6,399   6,333  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,227   2,065   5,305 4,912  
          Marijuana 1,501 1,338   3,259 3,033  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,652   1,494   3,679 3,426  
     Cigarettes 1,957   1,844   5,369 4,907  
     Alcohol 2,486   2,482   8,068   7,788  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.25B Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Taken Part in Group-Against-Group Fight1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 17.0   16.8   83.0   83.2  
AGE        
     12-13 16.2   17.4   83.8   82.6  
     14-15 18.3   16.9   81.7   83.1  
     16-17 16.5   16.1   83.5   83.9  
GENDER        
     Male 19.2   18.8   80.8   81.2  
     Female 14.8   14.7   85.2   85.3  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16.5   16.0   83.5   84.0  
          White 15.6   14.6   84.4   85.4  
          Black or African American 20.0   21.7   80.0   78.3  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   22.6   *   77.4  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 12.1   12.3   87.9   87.7  
          Two or More Races 20.8   16.3   79.2   83.7  
     Hispanic or Latino 19.8   20.9   80.2   79.1  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 16.8   17.1   83.2   82.9  
     Small Metro 17.1   16.4   82.9   83.6  
     Nonmetro 17.7   16.7   82.3   83.3  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 22.5   20.7   8.1   7.7  
          Marijuana 16.6   14.8   5.7   5.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 11.4   10.5   4.0   3.8  
     Cigarettes 23.7   21.3   9.4 8.6  
     Alcohol 28.9   27.9   15.3 14.2  
          Binge Alcohol3 21.3   19.8   9.0 7.9  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 39.3   36.6   17.2   16.4  
          Marijuana 28.0 25.4   11.6   10.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 25.8   23.4   10.3   10.1  
     Cigarettes 32.6   31.3   15.4   14.5  
     Alcohol 49.3   49.2   30.7   30.1  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 52.0 48.6   25.4 23.4  
          Marijuana 35.1 31.5   15.6 14.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 38.6 35.2   17.6 16.3  
     Cigarettes 45.7   43.4   25.7 23.4  
     Alcohol 58.1   58.4   38.7 37.1  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.26A Number of Times Carried a Handgun in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Carried a Handgun (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Carried a Handgun1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 818   807   24,335 24,483  
AGE        
     12-13 173   167   8,179   8,039  
     14-15 285   276   8,350   8,404  
     16-17 360   364   7,806   8,041  
GENDER        
     Male 695   689   12,139   12,220  
     Female 123   119   12,196 12,263  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 667   672   20,264   20,241  
          White 469   457   15,003   14,914  
          Black or African American 163   162   3,627   3,687  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7   15   158   147  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 13   *   987   *  
          Two or More Races 12   13   426   386  
     Hispanic or Latino 152   135   4,071 4,243  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 365   393   12,948   13,232  
     Small Metro 274   231   7,350   7,220  
     Nonmetro 179   184   4,037   4,031  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 275   239   2,387   2,254  
          Marijuana 222   190   1,678   1,525  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 133   120   1,185   1,125  
     Cigarettes 275 194   2,705   2,520  
     Alcohol 313   256   4,109   3,919  
          Binge Alcohol3 267 186   2,520 2,316  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 375   357   4,893   4,659  
          Marijuana 314   269   3,316   3,094  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 235   241   3,014   2,877  
     Cigarettes 339   272   4,281   4,094  
     Alcohol 470   441   8,040   7,986  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 483   435   7,048 6,551  
          Marijuana 382   324   4,379 4,053  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 361   318   4,966 4,603  
     Cigarettes 477 374   6,850 6,384  
     Alcohol 545   498   10,015   9,777  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.26B Number of Times Carried a Handgun in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Carried a Handgun (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Carried a Handgun1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 3.3   3.2   96.7   96.8  
AGE        
     12-13 2.1   2.0   97.9   98.0  
     14-15 3.3   3.2   96.7   96.8  
     16-17 4.4   4.3   95.6   95.7  
GENDER        
     Male 5.4   5.3   94.6   94.7  
     Female 1.0   1.0   99.0   99.0  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3.2   3.2   96.8   96.8  
          White 3.0   3.0   97.0   97.0  
          Black or African American 4.3   4.2   95.7   95.8  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.3   9.3   95.7   90.7  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 1.3   *   98.7   *  
          Two or More Races 2.8   3.3   97.2   96.7  
     Hispanic or Latino 3.6   3.1   96.4   96.9  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 2.7   2.9   97.3   97.1  
     Small Metro 3.6   3.1   96.4   96.9  
     Nonmetro 4.2   4.4   95.8   95.6  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 33.6   29.7   9.8   9.2  
          Marijuana 27.2   23.6   6.9 6.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 16.3   14.9   4.9   4.6  
     Cigarettes 33.6 24.0   11.1 10.3  
     Alcohol 38.3 31.7   16.9   16.0  
          Binge Alcohol3 32.7 23.0   10.4 9.5  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 45.8   44.3   20.1 19.0  
          Marijuana 38.3   33.3   13.6 12.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 28.8   29.9   12.4   11.7  
     Cigarettes 41.4 33.7   17.6   16.7  
     Alcohol 57.4   54.6   33.0   32.6  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 59.1   53.9   29.0 26.8  
          Marijuana 46.6   40.1   18.0 16.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 44.1   39.4   20.4 18.8  
     Cigarettes 58.3 46.3   28.1 26.1  
     Alcohol 66.7   61.7   41.2   39.9  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.27A Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Sold Illegal Drugs1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 967 835   24,179 24,465  
AGE        
     12-13 72   68   8,279   8,143  
     14-15 317 225   8,323   8,454  
     16-17 578   542   7,576   7,868  
GENDER        
     Male 662   578   12,162 12,339  
     Female 305   257   12,017 12,126  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 805 685   20,125 20,234  
          White 606   522   14,862   14,850  
          Black or African American 148   131   3,644   3,723  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7   7   158   155  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 11   1   989   1,052  
          Two or More Races 30   23   411   376  
     Hispanic or Latino 161   150   4,054 4,231  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 491   451   12,824   13,181  
     Small Metro 305   253   7,315   7,199  
     Nonmetro 171   131   4,040   4,085  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 673 568   1,981   1,924  
          Marijuana 616 512   1,275   1,203  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 327   272   987   972  
     Cigarettes 589 489   2,378   2,224  
     Alcohol 672 537   3,743   3,637  
          Binge Alcohol3 575 433   2,204   2,064  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 842 720   4,422   4,298  
          Marijuana 801 664   2,821   2,699  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 576   515   2,671   2,601  
     Cigarettes 703 597   3,903   3,769  
     Alcohol 861 710   7,641   7,720  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 899 772   6,622 6,220  
          Marijuana 859 727   3,888   3,651  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 701 592   4,616 4,333  
     Cigarettes 823 684   6,489 6,071  
     Alcohol 905 762   9,640   9,517  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.27B Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Sold Illegal Drugs1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 3.8 3.3   96.2 96.7  
AGE        
     12-13 0.9   0.8   99.1   99.2  
     14-15 3.7 2.6   96.3 97.4  
     16-17 7.1   6.4   92.9   93.6  
GENDER        
     Male 5.2   4.5   94.8   95.5  
     Female 2.5   2.1   97.5   97.9  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3.8 3.3   96.2 96.7  
          White 3.9   3.4   96.1   96.6  
          Black or African American 3.9   3.4   96.1   96.6  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.5   4.2   95.5   95.8  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 1.1   0.1   98.9   99.9  
          Two or More Races 6.7   5.7   93.3   94.3  
     Hispanic or Latino 3.8   3.4   96.2   96.6  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 3.7   3.3   96.3   96.7  
     Small Metro 4.0   3.4   96.0   96.6  
     Nonmetro 4.1   3.1   95.9   96.9  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 69.6   68.1   8.2   7.9  
          Marijuana 63.8   61.3   5.3   4.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 33.8   32.6   4.1   4.0  
     Cigarettes 60.9   58.6   9.8   9.1  
     Alcohol 69.6   64.3   15.5   14.9  
          Binge Alcohol3 59.5 51.9   9.1   8.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 87.1   86.3   18.3   17.6  
          Marijuana 82.8   79.6   11.7   11.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 59.6   61.7   11.0   10.6  
     Cigarettes 72.7   71.5   16.1   15.4  
     Alcohol 89.1   85.0   31.6   31.6  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 93.0   92.4   27.4 25.4  
          Marijuana 88.8   87.1   16.1 14.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 72.5   70.9   19.1 17.7  
     Cigarettes 85.2   82.0   26.8 24.8  
     Alcohol 93.6   91.2   39.9   38.9  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.28A Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $501
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 1,127   1,074   24,023 24,208  
AGE        
     12-13 197   197   8,153   8,004  
     14-15 433 348   8,200   8,330  
     16-17 498   529   7,669   7,874  
GENDER        
     Male 725   692   12,116 12,220  
     Female 402   381   11,907 11,988  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 918   867   20,019   20,047  
          White 657   570   14,826   14,799  
          Black or African American 170   204   3,617   3,649  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   13   *   148  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 34   52   964   1,002  
          Two or More Races 34   23   406   375  
     Hispanic or Latino 210   206   4,004 4,161  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 579   616   12,733   13,010  
     Small Metro 358   312   7,266   7,125  
     Nonmetro 191   145   4,023   4,073  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 462   417   2,198   2,065  
          Marijuana 373   341   1,524 1,364  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 244   233   1,074   1,011  
     Cigarettes 450   404   2,529 2,312  
     Alcohol 556 462   3,872   3,706  
          Binge Alcohol3 443 332   2,347   2,162  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 710   642   4,562   4,365  
          Marijuana 561   531   3,073 2,821  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 500   440   2,751   2,673  
     Cigarettes 627   535   3,988   3,827  
     Alcohol 816   770   7,698   7,643  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 857   756   6,678 6,223  
          Marijuana 669   611   4,096 3,757  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 680 566   4,650 4,354  
     Cigarettes 790   692   6,541 6,059  
     Alcohol 899   855   9,658   9,408  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.28B Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $501
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 4.5   4.2   95.5   95.8  
AGE        
     12-13 2.4   2.4   97.6   97.6  
     14-15 5.0 4.0   95.0 96.0  
     16-17 6.1   6.3   93.9   93.7  
GENDER        
     Male 5.6   5.4   94.4   94.6  
     Female 3.3   3.1   96.7   96.9  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4.4   4.1   95.6   95.9  
          White 4.2   3.7   95.8   96.3  
          Black or African American 4.5   5.3   95.5   94.7  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   8.3   *   91.7  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 3.4   4.9   96.6   95.1  
          Two or More Races 7.8   5.9   92.2   94.1  
     Hispanic or Latino 5.0   4.7   95.0   95.3  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 4.3   4.5   95.7   95.5  
     Small Metro 4.7   4.2   95.3   95.8  
     Nonmetro 4.5 3.4   95.5 96.6  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 40.9   38.9   9.1   8.5  
          Marijuana 33.1   31.7   6.3 5.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 21.6   21.7   4.5   4.2  
     Cigarettes 39.9   37.6   10.5 9.6  
     Alcohol 49.3 43.1   16.1   15.3  
          Binge Alcohol3 39.3 31.0   9.8 8.9  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 63.0   59.8   19.0 18.0  
          Marijuana 49.7   49.5   12.8 11.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 44.4   41.0   11.5   11.0  
     Cigarettes 55.6   49.9   16.6   15.8  
     Alcohol 72.4   71.7   32.0   31.6  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 76.0 70.4   27.8 25.7  
          Marijuana 59.4   56.9   17.0 15.5  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 60.3 52.7   19.4 18.0  
     Cigarettes 70.0 64.4   27.2 25.0  
     Alcohol 79.8   79.6   40.2 38.9  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.29A Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Attacked Others with Intent to Seriously Hurt Them1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 2,068 1,882   23,092 23,394  
AGE        
     12-13 574   513   7,772   7,676  
     14-15 742   671   7,902   8,013  
     16-17 752   698   7,418   7,705  
GENDER        
     Male 1,345 1,208   11,499 11,692  
     Female 724   674   11,593 11,702  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 1,756 1,547   19,185 19,349  
          White 1,130 930   14,355   14,428  
          Black or African American 505   499   3,284   3,347  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 16   13   150   149  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 59   54   939   1,000  
          Two or More Races 45   42   395   356  
     Hispanic or Latino 312   335   3,907 4,045  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 1,011   1,000   12,303   12,617  
     Small Metro 681 551   6,952   6,894  
     Nonmetro 377   331   3,836   3,884  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 606 515   2,055   1,974  
          Marijuana 461 378   1,437   1,336  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 324   266   995   975  
     Cigarettes 605 482   2,373   2,231  
     Alcohol 723 569   3,702   3,604  
          Binge Alcohol3 577 415   2,212   2,085  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 994 856   4,283   4,159  
          Marijuana 737 620   2,902   2,743  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 667 574   2,586   2,541  
     Cigarettes 805 675   3,817   3,689  
     Alcohol 1,146   1,034   7,374   7,391  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,270 1,087   6,271 5,899  
          Marijuana 889 751   3,881 3,627  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 984 817   4,351   4,103  
     Cigarettes 1,121 937   6,217 5,819  
     Alcohol 1,366   1,230   9,201   9,044  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.29B Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Attacked Others with Intent to Seriously Hurt Them1
One or More Times None
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 8.2 7.4   91.8 92.6  
AGE        
     12-13 6.9   6.3   93.1   93.7  
     14-15 8.6   7.7   91.4   92.3  
     16-17 9.2   8.3   90.8   91.7  
GENDER        
     Male 10.5 9.4   89.5 90.6  
     Female 5.9   5.4   94.1   94.6  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 8.4 7.4   91.6 92.6  
          White 7.3 6.1   92.7 93.9  
          Black or African American 13.3   13.0   86.7   87.0  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9.4   8.1   90.6   91.9  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 5.9   5.2   94.1   94.8  
          Two or More Races 10.1   10.5   89.9   89.5  
     Hispanic or Latino 7.4   7.6   92.6   92.4  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 7.6   7.3   92.4   92.7  
     Small Metro 8.9 7.4   91.1 92.6  
     Nonmetro 8.9   7.9   91.1   92.1  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 29.3   27.3   8.9   8.4  
          Marijuana 22.3   20.1   6.2   5.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 15.7   14.2   4.3   4.2  
     Cigarettes 29.3   25.6   10.3   9.5  
     Alcohol 35.0 30.3   16.0   15.4  
          Binge Alcohol3 27.9 22.0   9.6   8.9  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 48.1   45.5   18.5   17.8  
          Marijuana 35.6   32.9   12.6 11.7  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 32.2   30.5   11.2   10.9  
     Cigarettes 38.9   35.8   16.5   15.8  
     Alcohol 55.4   54.9   31.9   31.6  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 61.4   57.8   27.2 25.2  
          Marijuana 43.0   39.9   16.8 15.5  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 47.6   43.4   18.8 17.5  
     Cigarettes 54.2   49.8   26.9 24.9  
     Alcohol 66.1   65.4   39.8   38.7  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.30A Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 21,967   22,054   2,962   2,946  
AGE        
     12-13 7,619   7,461   593   580  
     14-15 7,532   7,602   1,041   994  
     16-17 6,815   6,991   1,327   1,372  
GENDER        
     Male 11,010   11,100   1,693   1,638  
     Female 10,957   10,954   1,269   1,307  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 18,344   18,349   2,448   2,363  
          White 13,585   13,529   1,835   1,750  
          Black or African American 3,264   3,307   453   458  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 140   131   22   22  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 922   956   72   87  
          Two or More Races 374   356   62   38  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,622   3,705   513   583  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 11,746   11,934   1,442   1,507  
     Small Metro 6,610   6,527   950   851  
     Nonmetro 3,610   3,594   570   588  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,860   1,758   776   702  
          Marijuana 1,272   1,161   615   543  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 929   869   370   351  
     Cigarettes 1,820 1,627   1,141   1,061  
     Alcohol 3,379 3,148   1,021   1,004  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,994 1,772   772   716  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,928   3,715   1,309   1,246  
          Marijuana 2,594 2,373   1,019   970  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,370   2,276   858   797  
     Cigarettes 3,193 2,967   1,405   1,364  
     Alcohol 6,798   6,698   1,679   1,683  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 5,805 5,368   1,675   1,542  
          Marijuana 3,485 3,170   1,256   1,183  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4,052 3,765   1,236 1,093  
     Cigarettes 5,560 5,020   1,745   1,693  
     Alcohol 8,562   8,309   1,951   1,904  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.30B Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 88.1   88.2   11.9   11.8  
AGE        
     12-13 92.8   92.8   7.2   7.2  
     14-15 87.9   88.4   12.1   11.6  
     16-17 83.7   83.6   16.3   16.4  
GENDER        
     Male 86.7   87.1   13.3   12.9  
     Female 89.6   89.3   10.4   10.7  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 88.2   88.6   11.8   11.4  
          White 88.1   88.5   11.9   11.5  
          Black or African American 87.8   87.8   12.2   12.2  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 86.7   85.4   13.3   14.6  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 92.8   91.7   7.2   8.3  
          Two or More Races 85.8   90.3   14.2   9.7  
     Hispanic or Latino 87.6   86.4   12.4   13.6  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 89.1   88.8   10.9   11.2  
     Small Metro 87.4   88.5   12.6   11.5  
     Nonmetro 86.4   85.9   13.6   14.1  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 8.5   8.0   26.2   23.8  
          Marijuana 5.8   5.3   20.8   18.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.2   3.9   12.5   11.9  
     Cigarettes 8.3 7.4   38.5   36.0  
     Alcohol 15.4 14.3   34.5   34.1  
          Binge Alcohol3 9.1 8.0   26.1   24.3  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 17.9 16.8   44.2   42.3  
          Marijuana 11.8 10.8   34.4   32.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 10.8   10.3   29.0   27.1  
     Cigarettes 14.5 13.5   47.4   46.3  
     Alcohol 30.9   30.4   56.7   57.1  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 26.4 24.3   56.6 52.3  
          Marijuana 15.9 14.4   42.4   40.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 18.4 17.1   41.8 37.1  
     Cigarettes 25.3 22.8   58.9   57.5  
     Alcohol 39.0 37.7   65.9   64.6  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.31A Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 20,079   20,225   4,843   4,798  
AGE        
     12-13 7,571   7,425   641   636  
     14-15 6,845   6,975   1,741   1,629  
     16-17 5,662   5,825   2,460   2,533  
GENDER        
     Male 10,050   10,198   2,658   2,563  
     Female 10,029   10,026   2,185   2,235  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16,709   16,734   4,085   3,997  
          White 12,204   12,252   3,211   3,037  
          Black or African American 3,115   3,049   614 724  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 131   121   32   34  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 880   930   111   111  
          Two or More Races 320   319   112 76  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,370 3,491   757   800  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 10,652   10,758   2,535   2,698  
     Small Metro 6,026   6,049   1,527 1,337  
     Nonmetro 3,401   3,418   782   763  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,082   1,000   1,561   1,461  
          Marijuana 564   513   1,324   1,191  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 651   599   660   619  
     Cigarettes 1,345 1,189   1,610   1,503  
     Alcohol 2,342   2,184   2,058   1,972  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,298 1,166   1,470   1,325  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,623   2,449   2,623   2,520  
          Marijuana 1,391 1,238   2,230   2,106  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,696   1,609   1,536   1,467  
     Cigarettes 2,397   2,216   2,196   2,116  
     Alcohol 5,231   5,143   3,241   3,251  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,297 3,908   3,194   3,010  
          Marijuana 2,118 1,854   2,630   2,502  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,130 2,887   2,161   1,976  
     Cigarettes 4,410 3,938   2,887   2,775  
     Alcohol 6,896   6,628   3,605   3,599  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.31B Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 80.6   80.8   19.4   19.2  
AGE        
     12-13 92.2   92.1   7.8   7.9  
     14-15 79.7   81.1   20.3   18.9  
     16-17 69.7   69.7   30.3   30.3  
GENDER        
     Male 79.1   79.9   20.9   20.1  
     Female 82.1   81.8   17.9   18.2  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 80.4   80.7   19.6   19.3  
          White 79.2   80.1   20.8   19.9  
          Black or African American 83.5 80.8   16.5 19.2  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 80.3   78.0   19.7   22.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 88.8   89.4   11.2   10.6  
          Two or More Races 74.0 80.7   26.0 19.3  
     Hispanic or Latino 81.7   81.4   18.3   18.6  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 80.8   80.0   19.2   20.0  
     Small Metro 79.8 81.9   20.2 18.1  
     Nonmetro 81.3   81.8   18.7   18.2  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 5.4   4.9   32.2   30.4  
          Marijuana 2.8   2.5   27.3 24.8  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3.2   3.0   13.6   12.9  
     Cigarettes 6.7 5.9   33.2   31.3  
     Alcohol 11.7 10.8   42.5   41.1  
          Binge Alcohol3 6.5 5.8   30.4 27.6  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 13.1 12.1   54.2   52.5  
          Marijuana 6.9 6.1   46.0   43.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 8.4   8.0   31.7   30.6  
     Cigarettes 11.9 11.0   45.3   44.1  
     Alcohol 26.1   25.4   66.9   67.8  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 21.4 19.3   65.9 62.7  
          Marijuana 10.5 9.2   54.3   52.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 15.6 14.3   44.6 41.2  
     Cigarettes 22.0 19.5   59.6   57.8  
     Alcohol 34.3 32.8   74.4   75.0  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.32A Youths' Feelings about Peers Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 20,350   20,386   4,596   4,657  
AGE        
     12-13 7,569   7,417   653   643  
     14-15 6,982   7,032   1,609   1,582  
     16-17 5,799   5,937   2,334   2,432  
GENDER        
     Male 10,124   10,212   2,600   2,558  
     Female 10,226   10,174   1,997   2,099  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16,974   16,914   3,834   3,826  
          White 12,479   12,468   2,942   2,825  
          Black or African American 3,103   3,007   626 771  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 132   123   31   31  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 876   940   118   101  
          Two or More Races 325   312   111   84  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,376   3,472   762   832  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 10,828   10,851   2,374 2,623  
     Small Metro 6,092   6,091   1,473 1,298  
     Nonmetro 3,430   3,444   749   736  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,069   987   1,576   1,480  
          Marijuana 548   496   1,343   1,212  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 650   592   659   633  
     Cigarettes 1,339   1,202   1,621   1,495  
     Alcohol 2,403   2,237   1,999   1,921  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,296 1,157   1,476   1,337  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 2,692   2,501   2,562   2,475  
          Marijuana 1,421 1,273   2,204   2,076  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,716   1,637   1,519   1,447  
     Cigarettes 2,429   2,268   2,172   2,078  
     Alcohol 5,401   5,308   3,076   3,091  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 4,422 3,990   3,075   2,938  
          Marijuana 2,190 1,923   2,564   2,441  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,180 2,916   2,115   1,953  
     Cigarettes 4,529 4,030   2,782   2,694  
     Alcohol 7,104   6,795   3,410   3,436  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.32B Youths' Feelings about Peers Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 81.6   81.4   18.4   18.6  
AGE        
     12-13 92.1   92.0   7.9   8.0  
     14-15 81.3   81.6   18.7   18.4  
     16-17 71.3   70.9   28.7   29.1  
GENDER        
     Male 79.6   80.0   20.4   20.0  
     Female 83.7   82.9   16.3   17.1  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 81.6   81.6   18.4   18.4  
          White 80.9   81.5   19.1   18.5  
          Black or African American 83.2 79.6   16.8 20.4  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 81.0   80.0   19.0   20.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 88.2   90.3   11.8   9.7  
          Two or More Races 74.5   78.7   25.5   21.3  
     Hispanic or Latino 81.6   80.7   18.4   19.3  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 82.0 80.5   18.0 19.5  
     Small Metro 80.5 82.4   19.5 17.6  
     Nonmetro 82.1   82.4   17.9   17.6  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 5.3   4.8   34.3   31.8  
          Marijuana 2.7   2.4   29.2 26.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3.2   2.9   14.3   13.6  
     Cigarettes 6.6 5.9   35.3 32.1  
     Alcohol 11.8 11.0   43.5   41.2  
          Binge Alcohol3 6.4 5.7   32.1 28.7  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 13.2 12.3   55.7   53.1  
          Marijuana 7.0 6.2   48.0 44.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 8.4   8.0   33.0   31.1  
     Cigarettes 11.9   11.1   47.3   44.6  
     Alcohol 26.5   26.0   66.9   66.4  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 21.7 19.6   66.9 63.1  
          Marijuana 10.8 9.4   55.8 52.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 15.6 14.3   46.0 41.9  
     Cigarettes 22.3 19.8   60.5   57.9  
     Alcohol 34.9 33.3   74.2   73.8  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.33A Youths' Feelings about Peers Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 21,215 21,447   3,738   3,602  
AGE        
     12-13 7,568   7,449   671   627  
     14-15 7,200   7,348   1,379   1,258  
     16-17 6,446   6,650   1,688   1,717  
GENDER        
     Male 10,459 10,739   2,257 2,027  
     Female 10,755   10,708   1,481   1,575  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 17,708   17,816   3,098   2,915  
          White 13,060   13,123   2,363 2,176  
          Black or African American 3,213   3,180   513   584  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 145   132   18   26  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 877   972   119 62  
          Two or More Races 356   339   77   58  
     Hispanic or Latino 3,507 3,631   640   688  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 11,414   11,614   1,788   1,864  
     Small Metro 6,316   6,372   1,248 1,016  
     Nonmetro 3,485   3,461   701   722  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,605   1,504   1,036   965  
          Marijuana 1,042   986   843 720  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 832   748   475   481  
     Cigarettes 1,789 1,589   1,168   1,100  
     Alcohol 2,885   2,781   1,515 1,371  
          Binge Alcohol3 1,647   1,535   1,122 959  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 3,544   3,375   1,706   1,604  
          Marijuana 2,251   2,138   1,369 1,211  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 2,139   2,071   1,095   1,019  
     Cigarettes 3,048 2,822   1,550   1,515  
     Alcohol 6,134   6,129   2,346   2,257  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 5,320 4,976   2,172 1,959  
          Marijuana 3,102 2,869   1,646   1,492  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3,722   3,517   1,569 1,366  
     Cigarettes 5,210 4,727   2,097   1,981  
     Alcohol 7,885   7,730   2,630   2,492  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.33B Youths' Feelings about Peers Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Youths' Feelings about Peers Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 85.0   85.6   15.0   14.4  
AGE        
     12-13 91.9   92.2   8.1   7.8  
     14-15 83.9   85.4   16.1   14.6  
     16-17 79.3   79.5   20.7   20.5  
GENDER        
     Male 82.3 84.1   17.7 15.9  
     Female 87.9   87.2   12.1   12.8  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 85.1   85.9   14.9   14.1  
          White 84.7 85.8   15.3 14.2  
          Black or African American 86.2   84.5   13.8   15.5  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 88.7   83.6   11.3   16.4  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 88.0 94.0   12.0 6.0  
          Two or More Races 82.2   85.4   17.8   14.6  
     Hispanic or Latino 84.6   84.1   15.4   15.9  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 86.5   86.2   13.5   13.8  
     Small Metro 83.5 86.2   16.5 13.8  
     Nonmetro 83.2   82.7   16.8   17.3  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 7.6   7.0   27.7   26.8  
          Marijuana 4.9   4.6   22.5 20.0  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 3.9   3.5   12.7   13.4  
     Cigarettes 8.4 7.4   31.2   30.5  
     Alcohol 13.6   13.0   40.5   38.1  
          Binge Alcohol3 7.8   7.2   30.0 26.6  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 16.7 15.7   45.6   44.5  
          Marijuana 10.6   10.0   36.6   33.6  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 10.1   9.7   29.3   28.3  
     Cigarettes 14.4 13.2   41.5   42.1  
     Alcohol 28.9   28.6   62.8   62.7  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 25.1 23.2   58.1 54.4  
          Marijuana 14.6 13.4   44.0   41.4  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 17.5 16.4   42.0 37.9  
     Cigarettes 24.6 22.0   56.1   55.0  
     Alcohol 37.2   36.0   70.4   69.2  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.34A Whether Participated in a Problem-Solving, Communication Skills, or Self-Esteem Group in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Problem-Solving, Communication Skills, or Self-Esteem Group (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Problem-Solving, Communication, or Self-Esteem Group1
Yes No
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 5,853   5,867   18,974   19,081  
AGE        
     12-13 2,205   2,263   5,913   5,719  
     14-15 2,006   1,963   6,563   6,639  
     16-17 1,642   1,641   6,498   6,723  
GENDER        
     Male 2,807   2,772   9,869   9,972  
     Female 3,046   3,095   9,105   9,109  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4,906   4,882   15,764   15,759  
          White 3,454   3,376   11,836   11,799  
          Black or African American 1,039   1,091   2,715   2,716  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 55   35   106   122  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 231   256   736   781  
          Two or More Races 111   91   322   294  
     Hispanic or Latino 947   985   3,211   3,322  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 3,151   3,186   9,988   10,263  
     Small Metro 1,762   1,718   5,768   5,635  
     Nonmetro 940   963   3,218   3,183  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 522   481   2,122   1,988  
          Marijuana 355   299   1,535   1,402  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 272   270   1,033   960  
     Cigarettes 558   530   2,399 2,172  
     Alcohol 846   771   3,557   3,371  
          Binge Alcohol3 524   452   2,251 2,030  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,137 1,003   4,112   3,976  
          Marijuana 711   629   2,911   2,716  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 746   664   2,486   2,425  
     Cigarettes 872   866   3,721 3,471  
     Alcohol 1,729   1,649   6,749   6,713  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,632 1,447   5,853 5,484  
          Marijuana 904   830   3,837 3,523  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 1,222 1,075   4,069 3,802  
     Cigarettes 1,425   1,347   5,866 5,367  
     Alcohol 2,163   2,086   8,343   8,107  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.34B Whether Participated in a Problem-Solving, Communication Skills, or Self-Esteem Group in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Problem-Solving, Communication Skills, or Self-Esteem Group (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Problem-Solving, Communication, or Self-Esteem Group1
Yes No
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 23.6   23.5   76.4   76.5  
AGE        
     12-13 27.2   28.4   72.8   71.6  
     14-15 23.4   22.8   76.6   77.2  
     16-17 20.2   19.6   79.8   80.4  
GENDER        
     Male 22.1   21.7   77.9   78.3  
     Female 25.1   25.4   74.9   74.6  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 23.7   23.7   76.3   76.3  
          White 22.6   22.2   77.4   77.8  
          Black or African American 27.7   28.7   72.3   71.3  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 34.4   22.4   65.6   77.6  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 23.9   24.7   76.1   75.3  
          Two or More Races 25.6   23.6   74.4   76.4  
     Hispanic or Latino 22.8   22.9   77.2   77.1  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 24.0   23.7   76.0   76.3  
     Small Metro 23.4   23.4   76.6   76.6  
     Nonmetro 22.6   23.2   77.4   76.8  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 8.9   8.2   11.2   10.4  
          Marijuana 6.1   5.1   8.1 7.3  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 4.6   4.6   5.4   5.0  
     Cigarettes 9.5   9.0   12.6 11.4  
     Alcohol 14.5   13.1   18.7 17.7  
          Binge Alcohol3 9.0   7.7   11.9 10.6  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 19.4 17.1   21.7   20.8  
          Marijuana 12.1   10.7   15.3 14.2  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 12.7   11.3   13.1   12.7  
     Cigarettes 14.9   14.8   19.6 18.2  
     Alcohol 29.5   28.1   35.6   35.2  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 27.9 24.7   30.8 28.7  
          Marijuana 15.5   14.1   20.2 18.5  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 20.9 18.3   21.4 19.9  
     Cigarettes 24.3   23.0   30.9 28.1  
     Alcohol 37.0   35.6   44.0 42.5  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.35A Whether Participated in a Violence Prevention Program in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Violence Prevention Program (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Violence Prevention Program1
Yes No
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 4,123   4,013   20,902 21,175  
AGE        
     12-13 1,969   1,813   6,285   6,328  
     14-15 1,324   1,319   7,292   7,332  
     16-17 830   881   7,325   7,515  
GENDER        
     Male 2,081   2,012   10,680 10,856  
     Female 2,042   2,001   10,222   10,319  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3,358   3,274   17,470   17,561  
          White 2,097   1,980   13,303   13,334  
          Black or African American 982   1,019   2,796   2,827  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 37   35   127   124  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 165   144   820   902  
          Two or More Races 66   74   370   316  
     Hispanic or Latino 765   740   3,432 3,614  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 2,252   2,209   10,998   11,370  
     Small Metro 1,237   1,176   6,341   6,231  
     Nonmetro 633   629   3,564   3,575  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 391 318   2,261   2,167  
          Marijuana 255   199   1,639   1,510  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 214   180   1,100   1,059  
     Cigarettes 367   347   2,600 2,360  
     Alcohol 490   445   3,922   3,725  
          Binge Alcohol3 314   284   2,464 2,213  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 772   693   4,496   4,311  
          Marijuana 471   421   3,161   2,936  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 497   444   2,753   2,658  
     Cigarettes 591   541   4,016   3,817  
     Alcohol 1,028   976   7,471   7,436  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 1,121 988   6,401 5,988  
          Marijuana 603   544   4,153 3,826  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 847 733   4,480 4,174  
     Cigarettes 945   916   6,371 5,826  
     Alcohol 1,334   1,301   9,198   8,961  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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Table  3.35B Whether Participated in a Violence Prevention Program in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Substance Use, by Whether Participated in a Violence Prevention Program (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Percentages, 2004 and 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic and
(II) Substance Use
Participated in Violence Prevention Program1
Yes No
2004 2005 2004 2005
(I) Demographic Characteristic        
TOTAL 16.5   15.9   83.5   84.1  
AGE        
     12-13 23.9   22.3   76.1   77.7  
     14-15 15.4   15.2   84.6   84.8  
     16-17 10.2   10.5   89.8   89.5  
GENDER        
     Male 16.3   15.6   83.7   84.4  
     Female 16.6   16.2   83.4   83.8  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16.1   15.7   83.9   84.3  
          White 13.6   12.9   86.4   87.1  
          Black or African American 26.0   26.5   74.0   73.5  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 22.6   22.0   77.4   78.0  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
          Asian 16.7   13.8   83.3   86.2  
          Two or More Races 15.1   19.0   84.9   81.0  
     Hispanic or Latino 18.2   17.0   81.8   83.0  
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 17.0   16.3   83.0   83.7  
     Small Metro 16.3   15.9   83.7   84.1  
     Nonmetro 15.1   15.0   84.9   85.0  
(II) Substance Use        
PAST MONTH        
     Illicit Drugs2 9.5   7.9   10.8   10.2  
          Marijuana 6.2   5.0   7.8 7.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 5.2   4.5   5.3   5.0  
     Cigarettes 8.9   8.6   12.4 11.1  
     Alcohol 11.9   11.1   18.8 17.6  
          Binge Alcohol3 7.6   7.1   11.8 10.4  
PAST YEAR        
     Illicit Drugs2 18.7   17.3   21.5 20.4  
          Marijuana 11.4   10.5   15.1 13.9  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 12.1   11.1   13.2   12.6  
     Cigarettes 14.3   13.5   19.2 18.0  
     Alcohol 24.9   24.3   35.7   35.1  
LIFETIME        
     Illicit Drugs2 27.2   24.6   30.6 28.3  
          Marijuana 14.6   13.6   19.9 18.1  
     Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana2 20.6 18.3   21.4 19.7  
     Cigarettes 22.9   22.8   30.5 27.5  
     Alcohol 32.4   32.4   44.0 42.3  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2005 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents with unknown data were excluded.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.

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