Statistics

  • 22% of 7th to 12th graders reported regular use of alcohol, tobacco, or marijuana 9% of 7th to 12th graders reported participating in binge drinking (having 5 or more drinks of alcohol in a row) either often or a lot
  • 40% of 7th to 12th graders perceived alcohol as easy or very easy to get, while 31% felt that way about marijuana
  • Of the 7th to 12th graders who reported regular use, 65% reported getting alcohol from friends, 20% from parents, and12% from stores. 70% reported getting marijuana from friends and 7% from parents
  • Of the 7th to 12th graders reported regular use, 56% reported drinking beer at a friends house and 30% drink beer at home
  • 7% of 7th to 12th graders reported taking prescription drugs without a doctor’s consent one or two times. Over 3% reported taking prescription drugs without a doctor’s consent 3 to 9 times
  • Over five percent of 12th graders reported using heroin in the past 12 months

 

Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: