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2003 National Survey on Drug Use & Health:  Detailed Tables

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Table  3.1C Perceived Risk and Availability of Drugs, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Risk/Availability1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
PERCEPTIONS OF GREAT RISK
     Cigarettes
          Smoke One or More Packs Per Day 750 829 108 104 138 138 732 795
     Marijuana
          Smoke Once a Month 912 897 97 101 130 124 872 861
          Smoke Once or Twice a Week 881 860 105 109 148 150 828 817
     Cocaine
          Use Once a Month 757 759 108 112 140 133 726 721
          Use Once or Twice a Week 484 539 86 88 86 98 477 507
     Heroin
          Try Once or Twice 563 595 108 108 111 118 536 565
          Use Once or Twice a Week 363 378 82 85 73 74 342 353
     LSD
          Try Once or Twice 696 732 109 111 140 136 670 700
          Use Once or Twice a Week 474 497 93 99 92 97 464 465
     Alcohol
          Four or Five Drinks Nearly Every Day 775 770 118 112 139 144 764 753
          Five or More Drinks Once or Twice a Week 863 831 106 103 145 134 834 818
PERCEIVED AVAILABILITY
     Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain
          Marijuana 898 890 109 106 131 119 873 861
          Cocaine 816 768 86 90 136 144 792 736
          Crack 821 750 90 91 133 142 793 733
          Heroin 669 651 73 79 110 109 649 639
          LSD 661 612 79 84 117 126 638 598
     Approached by Someone Selling Drugs in
        the Past Month
359 376 82 83 110 116 330 328
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.1D Perceived Risk and Availability of Drugs, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Risk/Availability1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
PERCEPTIONS OF GREAT RISK
     Cigarettes
          Smoke One or More Packs Per Day 0.32 0.35 0.44 0.42 0.45 0.44 0.41 0.44
     Marijuana
          Smoke Once a Month 0.39 0.38 0.40 0.41 0.42 0.39 0.50 0.48
          Smoke Once or Twice a Week 0.38 0.37 0.43 0.44 0.48 0.48 0.47 0.46
     Cocaine
          Use Once a Month 0.33 0.32 0.44 0.46 0.45 0.42 0.41 0.40
          Use Once or Twice a Week 0.21 0.23 0.35 0.36 0.28 0.31 0.27 0.28
     Heroin
          Try Once or Twice 0.24 0.25 0.45 0.44 0.36 0.38 0.30 0.32
          Use Once or Twice a Week 0.16 0.16 0.34 0.35 0.24 0.24 0.19 0.20
     LSD
          Try Once or Twice 0.30 0.31 0.46 0.46 0.46 0.44 0.38 0.39
          Use Once or Twice a Week 0.21 0.21 0.39 0.41 0.30 0.31 0.26 0.26
     Alcohol
          Four or Five Drinks Nearly Every Day 0.33 0.33 0.48 0.45 0.45 0.45 0.43 0.42
          Five or More Drinks Once or Twice a Week 0.37 0.35 0.43 0.42 0.47 0.42 0.47 0.45
PERCEIVED AVAILABILITY
     Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain
          Marijuana 0.40 0.39 0.45 0.44 0.43 0.38 0.51 0.50
          Cocaine 0.37 0.34 0.36 0.38 0.45 0.47 0.47 0.43
          Crack 0.37 0.33 0.37 0.38 0.44 0.47 0.47 0.43
          Heroin 0.30 0.29 0.31 0.33 0.37 0.36 0.39 0.38
          LSD 0.30 0.27 0.34 0.36 0.39 0.41 0.38 0.35
     Approached by Someone Selling Drugs in
        the Past Month
0.15 0.16 0.33 0.33 0.35 0.37 0.18 0.18
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.1P Perceived Risk and Availability of Drugs, by Age Group: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
Risk/Availability1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
PERCEPTIONS OF GREAT RISK
     Cigarettes
          Smoke One or More Packs Per Day 0.5454   0.0748   0.3932   0.8126  
     Marijuana
          Smoke Once a Month 0.0145   0.0000   0.0259   0.0825  
          Smoke Once or Twice a Week 0.0057   0.0000   0.0483   0.0445  
     Cocaine
          Use Once a Month 0.3103   0.1375   0.4129   0.2606  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 0.2835   0.0868   0.2007   0.2449  
     Heroin
          Try Once or Twice 0.4826   0.6598   0.2807   0.5517  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 0.7993   0.9426   0.8247   0.7943  
     LSD
          Try Once or Twice 0.4889   0.2293   0.3597   0.2847  
          Use Once or Twice a Week 0.8013   0.2351   0.1919   0.4431  
     Alcohol
          Four or Five Drinks Nearly Every Day 0.2372   0.3437   0.0950   0.4663  
          Five or More Drinks Once or Twice a Week 0.2480   0.6807   0.0487   0.3758  
PERCEIVED AVAILABILITY
     Fairly or Very Easy to Obtain
          Marijuana 0.1380   0.0231   0.3576   0.1095  
          Cocaine 0.9737   0.9463   0.2586   0.7912  
          Crack 0.3518   0.5767   0.7384   0.2890  
          Heroin 0.7316   0.2090   0.7914   0.5922  
          LSD 0.2167   0.0001   0.0001   0.9896  
     Approached by Someone Selling Drugs in
        the Past Month
0.3770   0.1751   0.2241   0.4470  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.2C Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 108 104 108 104
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 62 65 62 65
     14–15 62 59 62 59
     16–17 53 58 53 58
GENDER
     Male 76 72 76 72
     Female 69 69 69 69
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 97 95 97 95
          White 80 79 80 79
          Black or African American 35 40 35 40
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7 8 7 8
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 26 27 26 27
          Two or More Races 11 11 11 11
     Hispanic or Latino 49 46 49 46
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 85 78 85 78
     Small Metro 53 51 53 51
     Nonmetro 36 39 36 39
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 52 51 46 43
          Marijuana 43 46 39 38
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 38 35 34 32
     Cigarettes 51 51 50 46
     Alcohol 64 63 51 51
          Binge Alcohol4 47 52 46 40
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 69 69 59 57
          Marijuana 58 60 53 49
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 56 56 48 48
     Cigarettes 64 64 57 53
     Alcohol 83 79 62 63
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 76 81 66 61
          Marijuana 65 69 59 55
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 66 71 57 56
     Cigarettes 84 82 61 64
     Alcohol 82 88 65 64
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.2D Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.44 0.42 0.44 0.42
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.76 0.78 0.76 0.78
     14–15 0.74 0.71 0.74 0.71
     16–17 0.67 0.71 0.67 0.71
GENDER
     Male 0.61 0.57 0.61 0.57
     Female 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.47 0.46 0.47 0.46
          White 0.52 0.51 0.52 0.51
          Black or African American 0.99 1.08 0.99 1.08
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.94 4.71 3.94 4.71
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.64 2.78 2.64 2.78
          Two or More Races 2.94 2.77 2.94 2.77
     Hispanic or Latino 1.28 1.15 1.28 1.15
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.65 0.59 0.65 0.59
     Small Metro 0.73 0.70 0.73 0.70
     Nonmetro 0.84 0.92 0.84 0.92
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.34 0.32 0.51 0.49
          Marijuana 0.28 0.29 0.43 0.43
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.25 0.22 0.38 0.36
     Cigarettes 0.33 0.32 0.55 0.52
     Alcohol 0.41 0.39 0.56 0.57
          Binge Alcohol4 0.30 0.32 0.51 0.46
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.45 0.43 0.65 0.64
          Marijuana 0.37 0.38 0.58 0.55
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.36 0.35 0.53 0.54
     Cigarettes 0.42 0.40 0.63 0.60
     Alcohol 0.53 0.49 0.68 0.71
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.49 0.51 0.73 0.69
          Marijuana 0.42 0.43 0.65 0.62
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.42 0.45 0.63 0.63
     Cigarettes 0.54 0.51 0.68 0.72
     Alcohol 0.53 0.55 0.71 0.72
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.2P Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0748   0.0748  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.2439   0.2439  
     14–15 0.0359   0.0359  
     16–17 0.7074   0.7074  
GENDER
     Male 0.1635   0.1635  
     Female 0.2444   0.2444  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0899   0.0899  
          White 0.2606   0.2606  
          Black or African American 0.0921   0.0921  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4905   0.4905  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7607   0.7607  
          Two or More Races 0.7052   0.7052  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5567   0.5567  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0783   0.0783  
     Small Metro 0.9327   0.9327  
     Nonmetro 0.2056   0.2056  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5459   0.4167  
          Marijuana 0.3596   0.7622  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8599   0.5969  
     Cigarettes 0.0926   0.4224  
     Alcohol 0.9499   0.5218  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.9156   0.8720  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.7612   0.4794  
          Marijuana 0.0848   0.4264  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7903   0.6193  
     Cigarettes 0.0068   0.3261  
     Alcohol 0.4625   0.9611  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.7313   0.6819  
          Marijuana 0.0205   0.5949  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7683   0.6473  
     Cigarettes 0.0009   0.0696  
     Alcohol 0.1562   0.7604  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.3C Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 97 101 97 101
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 58 58 58 58
     14–15 58 57 58 57
     16–17 53 55 53 55
GENDER
     Male 64 70 64 70
     Female 70 75 70 75
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 89 93 89 93
          White 77 77 77 77
          Black or African American 37 39 37 39
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7 6 7 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 23 25 23
          Two or More Races 11 12 11 12
     Hispanic or Latino 41 43 41 43
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 74 77 74 77
     Small Metro 49 50 49 50
     Nonmetro 34 40 34 40
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 24 27 66 59
          Marijuana 16 16 55 55
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 21 22 46 43
     Cigarettes 29 26 66 63
     Alcohol 34 36 72 69
          Binge Alcohol4 24 26 61 60
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 34 39 85 77
          Marijuana 24 26 73 70
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 29 34 68 67
     Cigarettes 38 37 77 75
     Alcohol 48 50 89 81
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 44 51 92 85
          Marijuana 30 32 79 78
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 39 49 79 78
     Cigarettes 51 53 88 87
     Alcohol 56 58 89 87
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.3D Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.40 0.41 0.40 0.41
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.72 0.71 0.72 0.71
     14–15 0.69 0.70 0.69 0.70
     16–17 0.67 0.67 0.67 0.67
GENDER
     Male 0.51 0.56 0.51 0.56
     Female 0.59 0.62 0.59 0.62
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.43 0.45 0.43 0.45
          White 0.50 0.50 0.50 0.50
          Black or African American 1.03 1.06 1.03 1.06
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.92 3.77 3.92 3.77
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.54 2.46 2.54 2.46
          Two or More Races 2.79 3.18 2.79 3.18
     Hispanic or Latino 1.07 1.08 1.07 1.08
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.57 0.59 0.57 0.59
     Small Metro 0.69 0.69 0.69 0.69
     Nonmetro 0.79 0.95 0.79 0.95
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.30 0.32 0.40 0.37
          Marijuana 0.20 0.19 0.34 0.34
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.26 0.26 0.28 0.27
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.30 0.40 0.39
     Alcohol 0.43 0.41 0.44 0.43
          Binge Alcohol4 0.31 0.31 0.37 0.37
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.42 0.45 0.52 0.48
          Marijuana 0.30 0.30 0.44 0.43
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.37 0.40 0.41 0.42
     Cigarettes 0.47 0.44 0.46 0.47
     Alcohol 0.60 0.58 0.54 0.51
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.56 0.59 0.56 0.53
          Marijuana 0.38 0.37 0.48 0.48
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.49 0.57 0.48 0.49
     Cigarettes 0.64 0.61 0.53 0.54
     Alcohol 0.71 0.67 0.54 0.54
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.3P Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke Marijuana Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0000   0.0000  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.0605   0.0605  
     14–15 0.0011   0.0011  
     16–17 0.0044   0.0044  
GENDER
     Male 0.0010   0.0010  
     Female 0.0015   0.0015  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0000   0.0000  
          White 0.0000   0.0000  
          Black or African American 0.7649   0.7649  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7661   0.7661  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.0601   0.0601  
          Two or More Races 0.7919   0.7919  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.4618   0.4618  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0000   0.0000  
     Small Metro 0.0079   0.0079  
     Nonmetro 0.3573   0.3573  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5987   0.8376  
          Marijuana 0.8230   0.8491  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5063   0.6769  
     Cigarettes 0.2151   0.3800  
     Alcohol 0.8061   0.2150  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.4777   0.3369  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5624   0.8402  
          Marijuana 0.7824   0.3602  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7384   0.8344  
     Cigarettes 0.0961   0.1231  
     Alcohol 0.4752   0.4166  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.9454   0.8245  
          Marijuana 0.1760   0.4249  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6393   0.8184  
     Cigarettes 0.0409   0.0088  
     Alcohol 0.8241   0.9689  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.4C Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 105 109 105 109
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 63 58 63 58
     14–15 60 59 60 59
     16–17 59 64 59 64
GENDER
     Male 72 74 72 74
     Female 72 79 72 79
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 94 99 94 99
          White 81 87 81 87
          Black or African American 38 38 38 38
          American Indian or Alaska Native 8 9 8 9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 26 29 26 29
          Two or More Races 11 12 11 12
     Hispanic or Latino 48 49 48 49
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 80 86 80 86
     Small Metro 56 55 56 55
     Nonmetro 36 40 36 40
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 30 28 59 56
          Marijuana 19 19 53 53
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 26 24 42 40
     Cigarettes 36 32 60 58
     Alcohol 42 45 64 66
          Binge Alcohol4 30 32 58 55
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 46 48 75 67
          Marijuana 34 34 67 64
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 38 42 61 62
     Cigarettes 47 46 69 67
     Alcohol 63 64 72 74
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 57 61 77 73
          Marijuana 42 42 71 70
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 50 56 69 69
     Cigarettes 67 64 76 75
     Alcohol 72 73 70 73
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.4D Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.43 0.44 0.43 0.44
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.78 0.70 0.78 0.70
     14–15 0.71 0.72 0.71 0.72
     16–17 0.74 0.77 0.74 0.77
GENDER
     Male 0.58 0.58 0.58 0.58
     Female 0.60 0.65 0.60 0.65
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.48 0.46 0.48
          White 0.53 0.56 0.53 0.56
          Black or African American 1.06 1.02 1.06 1.02
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.52 4.89 4.52 4.89
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.68 2.99 2.68 2.99
          Two or More Races 2.97 2.97 2.97 2.97
     Hispanic or Latino 1.24 1.24 1.24 1.24
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.62 0.65 0.62 0.65
     Small Metro 0.79 0.76 0.79 0.76
     Nonmetro 0.85 0.94 0.85 0.94
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.24 0.21 0.50 0.50
          Marijuana 0.15 0.14 0.45 0.47
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.21 0.18 0.35 0.36
     Cigarettes 0.29 0.24 0.51 0.51
     Alcohol 0.33 0.34 0.54 0.59
          Binge Alcohol4 0.24 0.24 0.49 0.49
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.37 0.36 0.63 0.60
          Marijuana 0.27 0.25 0.57 0.57
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.30 0.31 0.52 0.55
     Cigarettes 0.37 0.34 0.58 0.60
     Alcohol 0.50 0.48 0.61 0.65
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.45 0.46 0.65 0.64
          Marijuana 0.33 0.31 0.59 0.62
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.40 0.42 0.58 0.61
     Cigarettes 0.53 0.47 0.64 0.66
     Alcohol 0.57 0.54 0.59 0.65
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.4P Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Smoke Marijuana Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0000   0.0000  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.0273   0.0273  
     14–15 0.0002   0.0002  
     16–17 0.0127   0.0127  
GENDER
     Male 0.0000   0.0000  
     Female 0.1766   0.1766  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0000   0.0000  
          White 0.0000   0.0000  
          Black or African American 0.9042   0.9042  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5758   0.5758  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.2988   0.2988  
          Two or More Races 0.5184   0.5184  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.6857   0.6857  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0000   0.0000  
     Small Metro 0.0039   0.0039  
     Nonmetro 0.8307   0.8307  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3691   0.4757  
          Marijuana 0.7916   0.6442  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2831   0.2363  
     Cigarettes 0.0061   0.4601  
     Alcohol 0.4869   0.1745  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.9899   0.2154  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.9903   0.4101  
          Marijuana 0.4734   0.9896  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.4967   0.6738  
     Cigarettes 0.0111   0.8078  
     Alcohol 0.7492   0.4081  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.9415   0.2227  
          Marijuana 0.0605   0.6706  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2296   0.8525  
     Cigarettes 0.0164   0.1432  
     Alcohol 0.9127   0.6166  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.5C Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Cocaine Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 108 112 108 112
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 60 60 60 60
     14–15 62 63 62 63
     16–17 59 62 59 62
GENDER
     Male 75 74 75 74
     Female 73 83 73 83
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 99 101 99 101
          White 80 82 80 82
          Black or African American 39 43 39 43
          American Indian or Alaska Native 10 7 10 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 26 25 26
          Two or More Races 12 13 12 13
     Hispanic or Latino 49 48 49 48
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 82 87 82 87
     Small Metro 56 55 56 55
     Nonmetro 41 42 41 42
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 44 49 53 50
          Marijuana 39 43 43 41
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 30 32 42 38
     Cigarettes 52 52 52 48
     Alcohol 57 59 57 53
          Binge Alcohol4 46 48 47 44
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 59 65 69 61
          Marijuana 55 55 56 52
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 46 51 58 54
     Cigarettes 63 65 62 58
     Alcohol 74 74 74 70
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 66 76 77 69
          Marijuana 61 64 61 58
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 58 65 68 66
     Cigarettes 74 80 73 70
     Alcohol 78 79 80 74
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.5D Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Cocaine Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.44 0.46 0.44 0.46
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.75 0.73 0.75 0.73
     14–15 0.75 0.78 0.75 0.78
     16–17 0.74 0.76 0.74 0.76
GENDER
     Male 0.61 0.59 0.61 0.59
     Female 0.61 0.69 0.61 0.69
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.48 0.49 0.48 0.49
          White 0.52 0.54 0.52 0.54
          Black or African American 1.09 1.18 1.09 1.18
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5.26 4.16 5.26 4.16
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.58 2.68 2.58 2.68
          Two or More Races 3.16 3.26 3.16 3.26
     Hispanic or Latino 1.26 1.20 1.26 1.20
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.63 0.66 0.63 0.66
     Small Metro 0.78 0.76 0.78 0.76
     Nonmetro 0.98 1.00 0.98 1.00
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.36 0.39 0.44 0.42
          Marijuana 0.32 0.34 0.35 0.35
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.25 0.25 0.34 0.32
     Cigarettes 0.43 0.42 0.43 0.40
     Alcohol 0.46 0.47 0.47 0.45
          Binge Alcohol4 0.37 0.38 0.39 0.37
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.48 0.51 0.57 0.51
          Marijuana 0.45 0.44 0.46 0.43
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.38 0.40 0.48 0.46
     Cigarettes 0.52 0.52 0.51 0.48
     Alcohol 0.60 0.59 0.62 0.59
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.54 0.60 0.64 0.58
          Marijuana 0.49 0.51 0.51 0.49
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.47 0.51 0.56 0.55
     Cigarettes 0.60 0.63 0.61 0.59
     Alcohol 0.63 0.62 0.66 0.62
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.5P Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once a Month (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Cocaine Once a Month1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1375   0.1375  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3629   0.3629  
     14–15 0.0487   0.0487  
     16–17 0.7022   0.7022  
GENDER
     Male 0.0350   0.0350  
     Female 0.9923   0.9923  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1099   0.1099  
          White 0.0798   0.0798  
          Black or African American 0.7447   0.7447  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5692   0.5692  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8513   0.8513  
          Two or More Races 0.5984   0.5984  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.8674   0.8674  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0506   0.0506  
     Small Metro 0.9160   0.9160  
     Nonmetro 0.8181   0.8181  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8080   0.1046  
          Marijuana 0.8785   0.1227  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6106   0.9619  
     Cigarettes 0.0336   0.5231  
     Alcohol 0.8189   0.6951  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.9549   0.9829  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6193   0.5087  
          Marijuana 0.1890   0.1534  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7830   0.9602  
     Cigarettes 0.0083   0.2263  
     Alcohol 0.1523   0.5995  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2683   0.6995  
          Marijuana 0.0155   0.4775  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5889   0.6100  
     Cigarettes 0.0002   0.0965  
     Alcohol 0.0953   0.7034  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.6C Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 86 88 86 88
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 60 54 60 54
     14–15 49 49 49 49
     16–17 43 44 43 44
GENDER
     Male 60 57 60 57
     Female 60 63 60 63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 76 73 76 73
          White 58 57 58 57
          Black or African American 34 36 34 36
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 5 9 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 26 27 26 27
          Two or More Races 11 8 11 8
     Hispanic or Latino 39 47 39 47
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 65 68 65 68
     Small Metro 44 49 44 49
     Nonmetro 31 32 31 32
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 58 58 37 32
          Marijuana 50 52 29 26
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 40 38 30 26
     Cigarettes 64 62 34 33
     Alcohol 69 72 37 36
          Binge Alcohol4 58 59 32 28
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 76 82 46 37
          Marijuana 68 69 36 32
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 60 67 40 35
     Cigarettes 78 80 40 39
     Alcohol 89 90 49 46
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 84 96 49 43
          Marijuana 76 81 39 35
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 71 84 47 42
     Cigarettes 95 97 46 44
     Alcohol 93 98 49 46
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.6D Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.35 0.36 0.35 0.36
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.75 0.66 0.75 0.66
     14–15 0.58 0.60 0.58 0.60
     16–17 0.55 0.54 0.55 0.54
GENDER
     Male 0.48 0.45 0.48 0.45
     Female 0.50 0.52 0.50 0.52
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.37 0.35 0.37 0.35
          White 0.38 0.37 0.38 0.37
          Black or African American 0.95 1.00 0.95 1.00
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.83 3.19 4.83 3.19
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.61 2.83 2.61 2.83
          Two or More Races 2.78 2.11 2.78 2.11
     Hispanic or Latino 1.01 1.19 1.01 1.19
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.50 0.52 0.50 0.52
     Small Metro 0.62 0.67 0.62 0.67
     Nonmetro 0.72 0.76 0.72 0.76
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.30 0.29 0.74 0.67
          Marijuana 0.26 0.26 0.58 0.55
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.21 0.19 0.61 0.55
     Cigarettes 0.33 0.31 0.69 0.70
     Alcohol 0.35 0.36 0.75 0.76
          Binge Alcohol4 0.30 0.30 0.65 0.60
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.39 0.41 0.93 0.77
          Marijuana 0.35 0.35 0.73 0.66
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.31 0.34 0.82 0.74
     Cigarettes 0.40 0.40 0.82 0.82
     Alcohol 0.46 0.45 1.00 0.96
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.43 0.49 1.00 0.90
          Marijuana 0.39 0.41 0.79 0.74
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.37 0.42 0.95 0.88
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.49 0.93 0.92
     Alcohol 0.48 0.49 0.99 0.96
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.6P Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Cocaine Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Cocaine Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0868   0.0868  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.2311   0.2311  
     14–15 0.2063   0.2063  
     16–17 0.7805   0.7805  
GENDER
     Male 0.2368   0.2368  
     Female 0.1851   0.1851  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0404   0.0404  
          White 0.4139   0.4139  
          Black or African American 0.0420   0.0420  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4080   0.4080  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.3562   0.3562  
          Two or More Races 0.6921   0.6921  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.9617   0.9617  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0504   0.0504  
     Small Metro 0.5914   0.5914  
     Nonmetro 0.8657   0.8657  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4216   0.6114  
          Marijuana 0.4095   0.6667  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5995   0.7235  
     Cigarettes 0.0109   0.4563  
     Alcohol 0.5389   0.1237  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.7297   0.5115  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1752   0.3399  
          Marijuana 0.0251   0.8056  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5530   0.4528  
     Cigarettes 0.0004   0.3397  
     Alcohol 0.0773   0.0421  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3221   0.3664  
          Marijuana 0.0044   0.3875  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7994   0.6294  
     Cigarettes 0.0000   0.4898  
     Alcohol 0.0350   0.0326  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.7C Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Try Heroin Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 108 108 108 108
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 62 61 62 61
     14–15 65 60 65 60
     16–17 55 59 55 59
GENDER
     Male 77 73 77 73
     Female 74 79 74 79
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 98 101 98 101
          White 82 80 82 80
          Black or African American 38 43 38 43
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7 9 7 9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 27 27 27 27
          Two or More Races 13 12 13 12
     Hispanic or Latino 49 44 49 44
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 82 81 82 81
     Small Metro 50 58 50 58
     Nonmetro 41 41 41 41
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 55 55 38 37
          Marijuana 48 51 29 30
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 40 37 30 31
     Cigarettes 59 59 41 37
     Alcohol 66 65 45 46
          Binge Alcohol4 56 54 34 36
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 72 72 53 54
          Marijuana 66 65 40 42
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 57 56 45 48
     Cigarettes 69 69 49 49
     Alcohol 80 80 63 60
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 76 82 65 63
          Marijuana 71 74 48 48
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 68 71 56 56
     Cigarettes 83 83 59 61
     Alcohol 78 82 67 65
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.7D Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Try Heroin Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.45 0.44 0.45 0.44
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.76 0.74 0.76 0.74
     14–15 0.78 0.74 0.78 0.74
     16–17 0.69 0.72 0.69 0.72
GENDER
     Male 0.62 0.59 0.62 0.59
     Female 0.63 0.66 0.63 0.66
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.48 0.49 0.48 0.49
          White 0.54 0.52 0.54 0.52
          Black or African American 1.09 1.19 1.09 1.19
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.93 5.28 3.93 5.28
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.80 2.85 2.80 2.85
          Two or More Races 3.39 3.05 3.39 3.05
     Hispanic or Latino 1.27 1.12 1.27 1.12
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.64 0.62 0.64 0.62
     Small Metro 0.70 0.80 0.70 0.80
     Nonmetro 0.96 0.99 0.96 0.99
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.39 0.38 0.38 0.37
          Marijuana 0.34 0.35 0.29 0.30
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.28 0.26 0.30 0.31
     Cigarettes 0.42 0.41 0.40 0.36
     Alcohol 0.46 0.45 0.45 0.46
          Binge Alcohol4 0.39 0.37 0.33 0.35
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.50 0.50 0.52 0.53
          Marijuana 0.47 0.45 0.40 0.41
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.40 0.39 0.45 0.48
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.48 0.49 0.48
     Alcohol 0.56 0.55 0.62 0.60
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.53 0.57 0.65 0.62
          Marijuana 0.50 0.51 0.48 0.47
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.48 0.50 0.56 0.56
     Cigarettes 0.59 0.58 0.59 0.61
     Alcohol 0.55 0.57 0.67 0.64
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.7P Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying Heroin Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Try Heroin Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.6598   0.6598  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.5973   0.5973  
     14–15 0.2361   0.2361  
     16–17 0.2048   0.2048  
GENDER
     Male 0.6184   0.6184  
     Female 0.8926   0.8926  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5758   0.5758  
          White 0.6946   0.6946  
          Black or African American 0.4735   0.4735  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 1.0000   1.0000  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.5352   0.5352  
          Two or More Races 0.3795   0.3795  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.8704   0.8704  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.3951   0.3951  
     Small Metro 0.6740   0.6740  
     Nonmetro 0.9492   0.9492  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2159   0.9088  
          Marijuana 0.3902   0.6731  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.3152   0.6054  
     Cigarettes 0.0376   0.6070  
     Alcohol 0.3846   0.1327  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.2416   0.0513  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1183   0.5188  
          Marijuana 0.0311   0.9102  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2815   0.4491  
     Cigarettes 0.0040   0.3211  
     Alcohol 0.1082   0.2827  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3006   0.6220  
          Marijuana 0.0156   0.8391  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.3011   0.2925  
     Cigarettes 0.0002   0.1249  
     Alcohol 0.0319   0.2750  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.8C Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 82 85 82 85
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 57 55 57 55
     14–15 49 47 49 47
     16–17 35 35 35 35
GENDER
     Male 58 57 58 57
     Female 57 62 57 62
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 73 72 73 72
          White 54 53 54 53
          Black or African American 33 36 33 36
          American Indian or Alaska Native 7 5 7 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 25 25 25
          Two or More Races 9 9 9 9
     Hispanic or Latino 39 42 39 42
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 67 69 67 69
     Small Metro 40 40 40 40
     Nonmetro 27 30 27 30
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 62 62 25 25
          Marijuana 53 56 18 20
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 46 43 20 22
     Cigarettes 66 67 24 26
     Alcohol 75 77 26 29
          Binge Alcohol4 62 62 21 22
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 83 83 33 33
          Marijuana 74 74 24 25
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 66 68 29 30
     Cigarettes 78 84 30 32
     Alcohol 91 94 38 39
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 92 96 40 39
          Marijuana 81 85 29 29
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 79 84 36 36
     Cigarettes 98 100 37 39
     Alcohol 93 100 42 43
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.8D Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.34 0.35 0.34 0.35
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.70 0.67 0.70 0.67
     14–15 0.59 0.58 0.59 0.58
     16–17 0.45 0.43 0.45 0.43
GENDER
     Male 0.47 0.45 0.47 0.45
     Female 0.48 0.52 0.48 0.52
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.36 0.35 0.36 0.35
          White 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35
          Black or African American 0.93 0.99 0.93 0.99
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.93 2.88 3.93 2.88
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.58 2.68 2.58 2.68
          Two or More Races 2.29 2.19 2.29 2.19
     Hispanic or Latino 1.02 1.05 1.02 1.05
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.52 0.53 0.52 0.53
     Small Metro 0.56 0.56 0.56 0.56
     Nonmetro 0.65 0.72 0.65 0.72
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.31 0.31 0.58 0.59
          Marijuana 0.26 0.28 0.42 0.47
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.23 0.21 0.47 0.52
     Cigarettes 0.33 0.33 0.56 0.60
     Alcohol 0.37 0.38 0.61 0.67
          Binge Alcohol4 0.31 0.31 0.49 0.52
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.41 0.41 0.77 0.78
          Marijuana 0.37 0.36 0.56 0.59
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.33 0.34 0.67 0.71
     Cigarettes 0.39 0.42 0.70 0.75
     Alcohol 0.46 0.46 0.90 0.90
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.46 0.47 0.93 0.90
          Marijuana 0.40 0.42 0.69 0.67
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.40 0.42 0.85 0.84
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.49 0.87 0.91
     Alcohol 0.46 0.49 0.98 1.02
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.8P Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using Heroin Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use Heroin Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9426   0.9426  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.7750   0.7750  
     14–15 0.8301   0.8301  
     16–17 0.9248   0.9248  
GENDER
     Male 0.8068   0.8068  
     Female 0.8985   0.8985  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.7275   0.7275  
          White 0.7377   0.7377  
          Black or African American 0.1663   0.1663  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9780   0.9780  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8562   0.8562  
          Two or More Races 0.5009   0.5009  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.6810   0.6810  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.3606   0.3606  
     Small Metro 0.3668   0.3668  
     Nonmetro 0.4755   0.4755  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1060   0.2404  
          Marijuana 0.1281   0.1261  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.3897   0.4638  
     Cigarettes 0.0090   0.1809  
     Alcohol 0.5584   0.0410  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.5154   0.0691  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1995   0.3858  
          Marijuana 0.0214   0.2354  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.4054   0.3135  
     Cigarettes 0.0004   0.1104  
     Alcohol 0.1259   0.0208  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4046   0.4602  
          Marijuana 0.0093   0.2546  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6386   0.4364  
     Cigarettes 0.0000   0.4263  
     Alcohol 0.0485   0.0200  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.9C Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Try LSD Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 109 111 109 111
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 60 54 60 54
     14–15 67 60 67 60
     16–17 56 68 56 68
GENDER
     Male 78 75 78 75
     Female 73 76 73 76
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 98 102 98 102
          White 79 81 79 81
          Black or African American 39 45 39 45
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 8 9 8
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 26 27 26 27
          Two or More Races 14 12 14 12
     Hispanic or Latino 48 47 48 47
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 85 84 85 84
     Small Metro 53 55 53 55
     Nonmetro 41 42 41 42
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 44 48 51 46
          Marijuana 37 43 42 40
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 32 31 39 36
     Cigarettes 52 52 50 48
     Alcohol 57 60 57 51
          Binge Alcohol4 46 49 48 41
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 62 66 65 59
          Marijuana 56 56 55 51
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 48 51 57 52
     Cigarettes 62 62 59 60
     Alcohol 70 73 69 68
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 69 76 70 65
          Marijuana 63 66 60 57
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 58 64 65 60
     Cigarettes 77 79 68 70
     Alcohol 73 77 72 73
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.9D Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Try LSD Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.46 0.46 0.46 0.46
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.77 0.69 0.77 0.69
     14–15 0.83 0.76 0.83 0.76
     16–17 0.71 0.83 0.71 0.83
GENDER
     Male 0.64 0.62 0.64 0.62
     Female 0.63 0.64 0.63 0.64
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.49 0.51 0.49 0.51
          White 0.53 0.54 0.53 0.54
          Black or African American 1.13 1.25 1.13 1.25
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.92 5.00 4.92 5.00
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.79 2.93 2.79 2.93
          Two or More Races 3.71 3.22 3.71 3.22
     Hispanic or Latino 1.26 1.21 1.26 1.21
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.67 0.66 0.67 0.66
     Small Metro 0.76 0.77 0.76 0.77
     Nonmetro 0.98 1.03 0.98 1.03
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.35 0.38 0.45 0.41
          Marijuana 0.30 0.33 0.37 0.35
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.26 0.25 0.34 0.32
     Cigarettes 0.41 0.40 0.44 0.43
     Alcohol 0.45 0.47 0.50 0.46
          Binge Alcohol4 0.37 0.38 0.42 0.37
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.49 0.52 0.58 0.53
          Marijuana 0.45 0.44 0.49 0.46
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.38 0.40 0.51 0.47
     Cigarettes 0.50 0.48 0.52 0.54
     Alcohol 0.56 0.57 0.61 0.61
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.55 0.59 0.62 0.58
          Marijuana 0.50 0.52 0.53 0.51
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.47 0.50 0.58 0.53
     Cigarettes 0.62 0.62 0.60 0.62
     Alcohol 0.58 0.60 0.64 0.65
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.9P Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Trying LSD Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Try LSD Once or Twice1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.2293   0.2293  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.6088   0.6088  
     14–15 0.1119   0.1119  
     16–17 0.4217   0.4217  
GENDER
     Male 0.0208   0.0208  
     Female 0.5912   0.5912  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1778   0.1778  
          White 0.1118   0.1118  
          Black or African American 0.3444   0.3444  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3203   0.3203  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.3866   0.3866  
          Two or More Races 0.3301   0.3301  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.9536   0.9536  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.1818   0.1818  
     Small Metro 0.5939   0.5939  
     Nonmetro 0.8856   0.8856  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3509   0.0278  
          Marijuana 0.1519   0.0145  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9974   0.6741  
     Cigarettes 0.3938   0.0625  
     Alcohol 0.5874   0.6598  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.5194   0.4460  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1507   0.0195  
          Marijuana 0.3653   0.0007  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.4557   0.3430  
     Cigarettes 0.1529   0.0137  
     Alcohol 0.6303   0.1636  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2504   0.1074  
          Marijuana 0.8894   0.0065  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.3704   0.4333  
     Cigarettes 0.0823   0.0004  
     Alcohol 0.7883   0.0984  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.10C Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 93 99 93 99
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 56 55 56 55
     14–15 55 53 55 53
     16–17 47 48 47 48
GENDER
     Male 63 66 63 66
     Female 66 67 66 67
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 79 84 79 84
          White 61 64 61 64
          Black or African American 34 42 34 42
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 5 9 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 28 25 28
          Two or More Races 10 8 10 8
     Hispanic or Latino 45 44 45 44
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 74 76 74 76
     Small Metro 48 53 48 53
     Nonmetro 31 33 31 33
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 56 58 37 34
          Marijuana 47 51 30 27
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 41 39 29 27
     Cigarettes 61 64 36 34
     Alcohol 69 73 39 37
          Binge Alcohol4 54 59 35 29
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 74 80 47 43
          Marijuana 65 67 39 34
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 59 65 41 38
     Cigarettes 73 79 43 40
     Alcohol 85 87 49 47
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 82 93 52 48
          Marijuana 72 78 43 39
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 73 83 47 45
     Cigarettes 93 96 48 48
     Alcohol 89 94 51 49
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.10D Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.39 0.41 0.39 0.41
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.71 0.69 0.71 0.69
     14–15 0.68 0.66 0.68 0.66
     16–17 0.60 0.58 0.60 0.58
GENDER
     Male 0.52 0.54 0.52 0.54
     Female 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.42 0.39 0.42
          White 0.41 0.43 0.41 0.43
          Black or African American 0.98 1.19 0.98 1.19
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.80 2.98 4.80 2.98
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.70 3.01 2.70 3.01
          Two or More Races 2.75 2.16 2.75 2.16
     Hispanic or Latino 1.19 1.13 1.19 1.13
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.58 0.59 0.58 0.59
     Small Metro 0.69 0.74 0.69 0.74
     Nonmetro 0.75 0.81 0.75 0.81
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.31 0.31 0.65 0.60
          Marijuana 0.26 0.28 0.53 0.49
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.22 0.21 0.51 0.49
     Cigarettes 0.34 0.34 0.64 0.60
     Alcohol 0.38 0.40 0.69 0.67
          Binge Alcohol4 0.30 0.32 0.62 0.52
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.41 0.43 0.83 0.78
          Marijuana 0.36 0.36 0.70 0.62
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.33 0.35 0.73 0.69
     Cigarettes 0.40 0.43 0.76 0.73
     Alcohol 0.47 0.47 0.87 0.84
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.45 0.50 0.92 0.86
          Marijuana 0.40 0.42 0.76 0.70
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.40 0.45 0.83 0.80
     Cigarettes 0.51 0.52 0.85 0.87
     Alcohol 0.49 0.51 0.90 0.88
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.10P Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Using LSD Once or Twice a Week (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Use LSD Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.2351   0.2351  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.6317   0.6317  
     14–15 0.3343   0.3343  
     16–17 0.5086   0.5086  
GENDER
     Male 0.0047   0.0047  
     Female 0.3188   0.3188  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1028   0.1028  
          White 0.1582   0.1582  
          Black or African American 0.6751   0.6751  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5537   0.5537  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.5341   0.5341  
          Two or More Races 0.2437   0.2437  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.6400   0.6400  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.1882   0.1882  
     Small Metro 0.6052   0.6052  
     Nonmetro 0.6921   0.6921  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4728   0.4770  
          Marijuana 0.7234   0.2736  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6826   0.8870  
     Cigarettes 0.0659   0.6017  
     Alcohol 0.8516   0.5510  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.8825   0.6741  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5582   0.7092  
          Marijuana 0.1816   0.1813  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8492   0.8160  
     Cigarettes 0.0073   0.4976  
     Alcohol 0.3206   0.6403  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5545   0.6691  
          Marijuana 0.0843   0.2536  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8771   0.8027  
     Cigarettes 0.0012   0.1984  
     Alcohol 0.1572   0.5343  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.11C Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Have Four or Five Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 118 112 118 112
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 60 63 60 63
     14–15 58 59 58 59
     16–17 65 61 65 61
GENDER
     Male 81 76 81 76
     Female 72 75 72 75
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 102 99 102 99
          White 83 85 83 85
          Black or African American 39 40 39 40
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 8 9 8
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 24 25 24
          Two or More Races 11 12 11 12
     Hispanic or Latino 53 52 53 52
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 91 87 91 87
     Small Metro 62 53 62 53
     Nonmetro 37 43 37 43
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 45 45 47 50
          Marijuana 36 39 41 43
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 34 34 36 35
     Cigarettes 48 45 52 51
     Alcohol 55 59 57 54
          Binge Alcohol4 39 43 50 48
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 64 65 59 64
          Marijuana 54 52 53 56
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 53 54 50 55
     Cigarettes 58 60 60 59
     Alcohol 75 80 63 67
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 70 77 65 69
          Marijuana 60 64 59 62
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 61 67 57 63
     Cigarettes 74 71 64 70
     Alcohol 80 88 67 67
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.11D Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Have Four or Five Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.48 0.45 0.48 0.45
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.73 0.76 0.73 0.76
     14–15 0.68 0.72 0.68 0.72
     16–17 0.82 0.74 0.82 0.74
GENDER
     Male 0.65 0.60 0.65 0.60
     Female 0.60 0.61 0.60 0.61
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.49 0.48 0.49 0.48
          White 0.54 0.55 0.54 0.55
          Black or African American 1.10 1.07 1.10 1.07
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.93 4.34 4.93 4.34
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.49 2.48 2.49 2.48
          Two or More Races 2.88 2.96 2.88 2.96
     Hispanic or Latino 1.36 1.28 1.36 1.28
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.70 0.66 0.70 0.66
     Small Metro 0.86 0.72 0.86 0.72
     Nonmetro 0.87 1.02 0.87 1.02
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.29 0.30 0.51 0.52
          Marijuana 0.24 0.25 0.44 0.45
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.22 0.22 0.39 0.37
     Cigarettes 0.31 0.29 0.56 0.53
     Alcohol 0.36 0.39 0.61 0.57
          Binge Alcohol4 0.26 0.28 0.54 0.50
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.42 0.42 0.64 0.67
          Marijuana 0.35 0.34 0.57 0.58
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.35 0.35 0.54 0.57
     Cigarettes 0.38 0.39 0.64 0.62
     Alcohol 0.49 0.53 0.68 0.70
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.46 0.50 0.70 0.73
          Marijuana 0.40 0.42 0.64 0.65
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.40 0.44 0.62 0.66
     Cigarettes 0.49 0.47 0.69 0.74
     Alcohol 0.52 0.58 0.72 0.71
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.11P Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Risk Perceptions of Having Four or Five Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Have Four or Five Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.3437   0.3437  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.7577   0.7577  
     14–15 0.0424   0.0424  
     16–17 0.6261   0.6261  
GENDER
     Male 0.7052   0.7052  
     Female 0.0646   0.0646  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9455   0.9455  
          White 0.7352   0.7352  
          Black or African American 0.2267   0.2267  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9161   0.9161  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.2653   0.2653  
          Two or More Races 0.3479   0.3479  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0653   0.0653  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.9657   0.9657  
     Small Metro 0.0483   0.0483  
     Nonmetro 0.8757   0.8757  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5698   0.2680  
          Marijuana 0.4606   0.4371  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8779   0.6249  
     Cigarettes 0.0077   0.6055  
     Alcohol 0.4945   0.5365  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.3693   0.2983  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6029   0.3977  
          Marijuana 0.0710   0.2433  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7871   0.4350  
     Cigarettes 0.0080   0.0781  
     Alcohol 0.8713   0.4060  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8607   0.3008  
          Marijuana 0.0640   0.1346  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8148   0.7439  
     Cigarettes 0.0009   0.0097  
     Alcohol 0.2711   0.7280  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.12C Risk Perceptions of Having Five or More Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug 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: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Have Five or More Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 106 103 106 103
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 62 60 62 60
     14–15 62 58 62 58
     16–17 57 59 57 59
GENDER
     Male 71 72 71 72
     Female 73 76 73 76
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 96 92 96 92
          White 78 74 78 74
          Black or African American 35 44 35 44
          American Indian or Alaska Native 8 7 8 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 28 27 28 27
          Two or More Races 13 13 13 13
     Hispanic or Latino 48 49 48 49
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 84 79 84 79
     Small Metro 58 56 58 56
     Nonmetro 38 41 38 41
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 36 33 58 57
          Marijuana 29 27 49 51
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 25 25 43 40
     Cigarettes 38 37 64 60
     Alcohol 41 44 68 69
          Binge Alcohol4 28 32 60 57
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 50 47 77 76
          Marijuana 41 39 67 66
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 37 39 63 63
     Cigarettes 47 49 73 71
     Alcohol 59 62 82 84
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 59 58 84 82
          Marijuana 49 48 73 73
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 50 49 70 74
     Cigarettes 62 62 84 84
     Alcohol 62 66 87 84
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.12D Risk Perceptions of Having Five or More Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug 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: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Have Five or More Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.43 0.42 0.43 0.42
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.76 0.73 0.76 0.73
     14–15 0.74 0.70 0.74 0.70
     16–17 0.72 0.71 0.72 0.71
GENDER
     Male 0.56 0.57 0.56 0.57
     Female 0.61 0.63 0.61 0.63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.44 0.46 0.44
          White 0.51 0.48 0.51 0.48
          Black or African American 0.98 1.19 0.98 1.19
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.23 4.02 4.23 4.02
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.83 2.80 2.83 2.80
          Two or More Races 3.40 3.34 3.40 3.34
     Hispanic or Latino 1.24 1.22 1.24 1.22
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.64 0.60 0.64 0.60
     Small Metro 0.81 0.77 0.81 0.77
     Nonmetro 0.90 0.97 0.90 0.97
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.39 0.34 0.38 0.37
          Marijuana 0.31 0.29 0.32 0.33
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.26 0.26 0.29 0.26
     Cigarettes 0.40 0.39 0.42 0.39
     Alcohol 0.44 0.46 0.45 0.45
          Binge Alcohol4 0.30 0.34 0.39 0.38
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.53 0.49 0.51 0.50
          Marijuana 0.44 0.41 0.44 0.43
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.40 0.41 0.41 0.42
     Cigarettes 0.50 0.52 0.48 0.47
     Alcohol 0.62 0.65 0.54 0.55
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.63 0.61 0.55 0.54
          Marijuana 0.52 0.50 0.48 0.48
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.54 0.51 0.46 0.48
     Cigarettes 0.66 0.65 0.55 0.55
     Alcohol 0.66 0.69 0.57 0.55
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.12P Risk Perceptions of Having Five or More Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug 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: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Have Five or More Drinks of Alcoholic Beverage Once or Twice a Week1
Great Risk Moderate/Slight/No Risk
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.6807   0.6807  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.4124   0.4124  
     14–15 0.7903   0.7903  
     16–17 0.9055   0.9055  
GENDER
     Male 0.1127   0.1127  
     Female 0.3426   0.3426  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3069   0.3069  
          White 0.4134   0.4134  
          Black or African American 0.8575   0.8575  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9450   0.9450  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7635   0.7635  
          Two or More Races 0.5490   0.5490  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.2930   0.2930  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.5807   0.5807  
     Small Metro 0.9152   0.9152  
     Nonmetro 0.8234   0.8234  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.0983   0.9112  
          Marijuana 0.3424   0.6749  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.1686   0.6667  
     Cigarettes 0.0285   0.4164  
     Alcohol 0.2854   0.2928  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.8469   0.9366  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6745   0.5901  
          Marijuana 0.2066   0.1834  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7195   0.6873  
     Cigarettes 0.0055   0.1492  
     Alcohol 0.3843   0.9026  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5178   0.8442  
          Marijuana 0.1564   0.1109  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6153   0.8412  
     Cigarettes 0.0034   0.0106  
     Alcohol 0.0247   0.4944  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.13C Ease of Obtaining Marijuana, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Marijuana (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 109 106 109 106
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 51 50 51 50
     14–15 60 60 60 60
     16–17 52 56 52 56
GENDER
     Male 79 79 79 79
     Female 76 75 76 75
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 95 95 95 95
          White 82 81 82 81
          Black or African American 36 39 36 39
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 8 * 8
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 23 27 23 27
          Two or More Races 12 12 12 12
     Hispanic or Latino 46 50 46 50
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 84 79 84 79
     Small Metro 59 55 59 55
     Nonmetro 41 43 41 43
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 61 62 26 27
          Marijuana 53 56 15 15
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 45 42 22 25
     Cigarettes 61 63 27 28
     Alcohol 71 71 31 33
          Binge Alcohol4 62 61 23 22
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 78 75 37 43
          Marijuana 69 69 24 24
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 65 65 32 39
     Cigarettes 70 76 37 40
     Alcohol 80 78 52 54
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 80 83 49 52
          Marijuana 72 77 31 29
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 75 79 44 49
     Cigarettes 80 88 52 52
     Alcohol 74 76 60 60
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.13D Ease of Obtaining Marijuana, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Marijuana (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.45 0.44 0.45 0.44
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.64 0.61 0.64 0.61
     14–15 0.72 0.74 0.72 0.74
     16–17 0.65 0.69 0.65 0.69
GENDER
     Male 0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64
     Female 0.64 0.62 0.64 0.62
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.47 0.46 0.47 0.46
          White 0.54 0.53 0.54 0.53
          Black or African American 1.01 1.08 1.01 1.08
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 4.62 * 4.62
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.40 2.88 2.40 2.88
          Two or More Races 3.17 3.18 3.17 3.18
     Hispanic or Latino 1.19 1.26 1.19 1.26
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.65 0.61 0.65 0.61
     Small Metro 0.83 0.76 0.83 0.76
     Nonmetro 0.97 1.02 0.97 1.02
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.46 0.47 0.23 0.24
          Marijuana 0.40 0.43 0.14 0.13
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.34 0.32 0.20 0.22
     Cigarettes 0.46 0.48 0.25 0.25
     Alcohol 0.53 0.54 0.29 0.29
          Binge Alcohol4 0.47 0.47 0.21 0.19
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.59 0.58 0.34 0.38
          Marijuana 0.52 0.53 0.22 0.21
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.49 0.50 0.30 0.34
     Cigarettes 0.52 0.58 0.34 0.35
     Alcohol 0.60 0.59 0.47 0.48
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.60 0.63 0.45 0.46
          Marijuana 0.54 0.59 0.28 0.25
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.56 0.60 0.40 0.43
     Cigarettes 0.60 0.67 0.47 0.46
     Alcohol 0.56 0.58 0.55 0.53
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.13P Ease of Obtaining Marijuana, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Marijuana (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Marijuana1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0231   0.0231  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3903   0.3903  
     14–15 0.1007   0.1007  
     16–17 0.0618   0.0618  
GENDER
     Male 0.0007   0.0007  
     Female 0.6748   0.6748  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1241   0.1241  
          White 0.0016   0.0016  
          Black or African American 0.0062   0.0062  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.8155   0.8155  
          Two or More Races 0.7176   0.7176  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0403   0.0403  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0284   0.0284  
     Small Metro 0.8486   0.8486  
     Nonmetro 0.1726   0.1726  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.7543   0.8475  
          Marijuana 0.9610   0.4371  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9590   0.9610  
     Cigarettes 0.2142   0.5691  
     Alcohol 0.2680   0.7130  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.3608   0.3406  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3081   0.0656  
          Marijuana 0.2762   0.9529  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5253   0.1538  
     Cigarettes 0.0357   0.4295  
     Alcohol 0.8355   0.8025  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5171   0.1419  
          Marijuana 0.1969   0.7206  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7382   0.2539  
     Cigarettes 0.0438   0.0108  
     Alcohol 0.9362   0.9868  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.14C Ease of Obtaining Cocaine, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Cocaine (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 86 90 86 90
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 42 41 42 41
     14–15 50 51 50 51
     16–17 52 59 52 59
GENDER
     Male 57 61 57 61
     Female 65 64 65 64
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 76 77 76 77
          White 65 64 65 64
          Black or African American 36 36 36 36
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 5 * 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 24 17 24 17
          Two or More Races 10 11 10 11
     Hispanic or Latino 42 44 42 44
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 70 71 70 71
     Small Metro 47 45 47 45
     Nonmetro 29 33 29 33
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 44 44 54 50
          Marijuana 37 40 43 43
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 36 32 39 35
     Cigarettes 41 44 58 54
     Alcohol 47 49 60 66
          Binge Alcohol4 42 43 51 47
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 53 56 73 70
          Marijuana 47 49 63 59
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 45 48 57 58
     Cigarettes 47 49 72 71
     Alcohol 52 54 83 88
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 53 58 82 79
          Marijuana 50 52 70 69
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 49 54 71 71
     Cigarettes 50 57 87 88
     Alcohol 49 52 86 94
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.14D Ease of Obtaining Cocaine, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Cocaine (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.36 0.38 0.36 0.38
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.53 0.51 0.53 0.51
     14–15 0.61 0.64 0.61 0.64
     16–17 0.67 0.74 0.67 0.74
GENDER
     Male 0.47 0.50 0.47 0.50
     Female 0.56 0.55 0.56 0.55
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38
          White 0.43 0.43 0.43 0.43
          Black or African American 1.02 1.01 1.02 1.01
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 3.06 * 3.06
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.53 1.81 2.53 1.81
          Two or More Races 2.65 3.00 2.65 3.00
     Hispanic or Latino 1.11 1.11 1.11 1.11
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55
     Small Metro 0.67 0.64 0.67 0.64
     Nonmetro 0.70 0.81 0.70 0.81
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.74 0.74 0.30 0.28
          Marijuana 0.63 0.66 0.24 0.24
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.60 0.54 0.22 0.19
     Cigarettes 0.69 0.73 0.33 0.30
     Alcohol 0.79 0.81 0.34 0.37
          Binge Alcohol4 0.70 0.72 0.28 0.26
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.88 0.92 0.41 0.39
          Marijuana 0.79 0.81 0.35 0.33
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.75 0.80 0.32 0.32
     Cigarettes 0.78 0.82 0.40 0.39
     Alcohol 0.87 0.89 0.47 0.49
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.89 0.96 0.46 0.44
          Marijuana 0.83 0.87 0.39 0.38
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.83 0.90 0.39 0.39
     Cigarettes 0.84 0.95 0.49 0.49
     Alcohol 0.82 0.86 0.48 0.52
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.14P Ease of Obtaining Cocaine, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Cocaine (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Cocaine1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9463   0.9463  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3971   0.3971  
     14–15 0.9475   0.9475  
     16–17 0.6978   0.6978  
GENDER
     Male 0.6499   0.6499  
     Female 0.7444   0.7444  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9784   0.9784  
          White 0.5003   0.5003  
          Black or African American 0.2019   0.2019  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.5855   0.5855  
          Two or More Races 0.7006   0.7006  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.8034   0.8034  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.7686   0.7686  
     Small Metro 0.8816   0.8816  
     Nonmetro 0.7783   0.7783  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6298   0.1745  
          Marijuana 0.2625   0.0698  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7472   0.6041  
     Cigarettes 0.3246   0.1264  
     Alcohol 0.3369   0.6114  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.2609   0.2613  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4419   0.1273  
          Marijuana 0.7561   0.0161  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8799   0.6695  
     Cigarettes 0.1688   0.0220  
     Alcohol 0.2196   0.1408  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.0727   0.0497  
          Marijuana 0.3940   0.0014  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2562   0.2959  
     Cigarettes 0.7270   0.0000  
     Alcohol 0.2299   0.1013  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.15C Ease of Obtaining Crack, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Crack (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Crack1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 90 91 90 91
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 44 44 44 44
     14–15 53 51 53 51
     16–17 53 58 53 58
GENDER
     Male 57 63 57 63
     Female 67 71 67 71
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 80 81 80 81
          White 66 66 66 66
          Black or African American 36 38 36 38
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 7 * 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 25 20 25 20
          Two or More Races 10 11 10 11
     Hispanic or Latino 42 43 42 43
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 69 72 69 72
     Small Metro 49 44 49 44
     Nonmetro 33 33 33 33
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 42 41 53 54
          Marijuana 36 36 45 47
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 33 29 38 39
     Cigarettes 41 40 59 58
     Alcohol 48 48 64 67
          Binge Alcohol4 42 40 53 51
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 53 52 70 70
          Marijuana 45 46 64 60
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 45 43 55 60
     Cigarettes 47 48 71 73
     Alcohol 53 56 86 88
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 54 58 80 82
          Marijuana 50 52 71 72
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 48 53 69 71
     Cigarettes 51 55 87 89
     Alcohol 51 55 91 93
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.15D Ease of Obtaining Crack, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Crack (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Crack1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.37 0.38 0.37 0.38
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.55 0.54 0.55 0.54
     14–15 0.65 0.64 0.65 0.64
     16–17 0.68 0.73 0.68 0.73
GENDER
     Male 0.47 0.51 0.47 0.51
     Female 0.57 0.60 0.57 0.60
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.40 0.40 0.40 0.40
          White 0.44 0.44 0.44 0.44
          Black or African American 1.02 1.05 1.02 1.05
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 3.88 * 3.88
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.62 2.15 2.62 2.15
          Two or More Races 2.69 2.92 2.69 2.92
     Hispanic or Latino 1.11 1.08 1.11 1.08
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.54 0.56 0.54 0.56
     Small Metro 0.69 0.62 0.69 0.62
     Nonmetro 0.79 0.79 0.79 0.79
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.67 0.65 0.30 0.30
          Marijuana 0.56 0.57 0.25 0.26
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.52 0.46 0.22 0.22
     Cigarettes 0.65 0.64 0.34 0.33
     Alcohol 0.77 0.77 0.36 0.38
          Binge Alcohol4 0.66 0.63 0.30 0.29
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.83 0.83 0.40 0.40
          Marijuana 0.72 0.73 0.36 0.34
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.71 0.69 0.32 0.34
     Cigarettes 0.74 0.77 0.40 0.41
     Alcohol 0.85 0.89 0.49 0.49
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.85 0.93 0.45 0.46
          Marijuana 0.79 0.83 0.40 0.41
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.76 0.85 0.39 0.40
     Cigarettes 0.81 0.88 0.50 0.50
     Alcohol 0.81 0.87 0.51 0.53
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.15P Ease of Obtaining Crack, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Crack (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Crack1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.5767   0.5767  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3686   0.3686  
     14–15 0.4261   0.4261  
     16–17 0.5691   0.5691  
GENDER
     Male 0.8548   0.8548  
     Female 0.5689   0.5689  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8909   0.8909  
          White 0.3103   0.3103  
          Black or African American 0.2347   0.2347  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.9028   0.9028  
          Two or More Races 0.9534   0.9534  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.3482   0.3482  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.5646   0.5646  
     Small Metro 0.8978   0.8978  
     Nonmetro 0.6028   0.6028  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4006   0.7750  
          Marijuana 0.7102   0.2445  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.1593   0.3067  
     Cigarettes 0.0618   0.4643  
     Alcohol 0.4000   0.7978  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.6889   0.7178  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.7764   0.6243  
          Marijuana 0.9501   0.0413  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2369   0.3818  
     Cigarettes 0.0155   0.1521  
     Alcohol 0.5091   0.3128  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2515   0.1578  
          Marijuana 0.7899   0.0100  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6294   0.6199  
     Cigarettes 0.5285   0.0002  
     Alcohol 0.2986   0.1425  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.16C Ease of Obtaining Heroin, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Heroin (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Heroin1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 73 79 73 79
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 38 36 38 36
     14–15 44 45 44 45
     16–17 44 48 44 48
GENDER
     Male 47 48 47 48
     Female 57 60 57 60
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 66 65 66 65
          White 53 53 53 53
          Black or African American 28 33 28 33
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 4 * 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 23 16 23 16
          Two or More Races 8 8 8 8
     Hispanic or Latino 35 36 35 36
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 58 63 58 63
     Small Metro 36 39 36 39
     Nonmetro 27 24 27 24
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 32 29 59 58
          Marijuana 25 24 50 52
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 26 22 44 43
     Cigarettes 32 28 63 64
     Alcohol 35 32 68 74
          Binge Alcohol4 31 28 57 58
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 38 38 81 78
          Marijuana 33 32 71 67
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 33 31 65 68
     Cigarettes 35 34 76 80
     Alcohol 41 39 91 92
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 39 43 89 90
          Marijuana 36 38 79 77
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 37 38 77 82
     Cigarettes 40 41 95 100
     Alcohol 40 38 93 101
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.16D Ease of Obtaining Heroin, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Heroin (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Heroin1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.31 0.33 0.31 0.33
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.48 0.45 0.48 0.45
     14–15 0.54 0.57 0.54 0.57
     16–17 0.57 0.60 0.57 0.60
GENDER
     Male 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39
     Female 0.49 0.51 0.49 0.51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.33 0.33 0.33 0.33
          White 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36
          Black or African American 0.81 0.92 0.81 0.92
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 2.19 * 2.19
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.41 1.69 2.41 1.69
          Two or More Races 2.23 2.13 2.23 2.13
     Hispanic or Latino 0.92 0.93 0.92 0.93
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.45 0.49 0.45 0.49
     Small Metro 0.52 0.55 0.52 0.55
     Nonmetro 0.66 0.58 0.66 0.58
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.85 0.79 0.30 0.29
          Marijuana 0.68 0.67 0.25 0.25
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.68 0.61 0.22 0.21
     Cigarettes 0.84 0.77 0.32 0.31
     Alcohol 0.93 0.88 0.34 0.36
          Binge Alcohol4 0.83 0.76 0.28 0.28
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.02 1.05 0.41 0.38
          Marijuana 0.88 0.88 0.35 0.33
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.88 0.84 0.32 0.34
     Cigarettes 0.93 0.94 0.38 0.39
     Alcohol 1.08 1.06 0.45 0.45
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.04 1.18 0.45 0.45
          Marijuana 0.95 1.03 0.39 0.38
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.97 1.03 0.38 0.40
     Cigarettes 1.05 1.11 0.48 0.49
     Alcohol 1.07 1.05 0.47 0.50
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.16P Ease of Obtaining Heroin, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining Heroin (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining Heroin1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.2090   0.2090  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3039   0.3039  
     14–15 0.9253   0.9253  
     16–17 0.2590   0.2590  
GENDER
     Male 0.2983   0.2983  
     Female 0.4422   0.4422  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4638   0.4638  
          White 0.1558   0.1558  
          Black or African American 0.3251   0.3251  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7807   0.7807  
          Two or More Races 0.8828   0.8828  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.1688   0.1688  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.1267   0.1267  
     Small Metro 0.4356   0.4356  
     Nonmetro 0.1848   0.1848  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6307   0.5661  
          Marijuana 0.7698   0.3694  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.0896   0.3895  
     Cigarettes 0.0840   0.2398  
     Alcohol 0.8655   0.6997  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.6970   0.8674  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4514   0.6243  
          Marijuana 0.8781   0.0572  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.0734   0.5301  
     Cigarettes 0.0477   0.0368  
     Alcohol 0.8767   0.6561  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8252   0.4374  
          Marijuana 0.9313   0.0251  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7255   0.9775  
     Cigarettes 0.3942   0.0008  
     Alcohol 0.5575   0.5675  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.17C Ease of Obtaining LSD, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining LSD (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining LSD1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 79 84 79 84
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 34 33 34 33
     14–15 45 46 45 46
     16–17 52 56 52 56
GENDER
     Male 52 53 52 53
     Female 57 63 57 63
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 70 70 70 70
          White 61 61 61 61
          Black or African American 30 28 30 28
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 4 * 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 19 16 19 16
          Two or More Races 9 11 9 11
     Hispanic or Latino 38 40 38 40
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 60 63 60 63
     Small Metro 43 46 43 46
     Nonmetro 30 31 30 31
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 35 34 58 57
          Marijuana 30 31 48 50
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 28 24 41 41
     Cigarettes 37 36 59 61
     Alcohol 42 41 66 70
          Binge Alcohol4 37 34 53 53
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 43 44 80 73
          Marijuana 37 40 67 63
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 38 37 64 63
     Cigarettes 41 40 73 79
     Alcohol 45 44 90 90
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 44 47 92 87
          Marijuana 40 43 76 73
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 43 42 77 77
     Cigarettes 43 44 92 96
     Alcohol 41 42 94 97
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.17D Ease of Obtaining LSD, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining LSD (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining LSD1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.34 0.36 0.34 0.36
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.43 0.42 0.43 0.42
     14–15 0.56 0.58 0.56 0.58
     16–17 0.68 0.71 0.68 0.71
GENDER
     Male 0.44 0.44 0.44 0.44
     Female 0.50 0.55 0.50 0.55
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36
          White 0.41 0.42 0.41 0.42
          Black or African American 0.87 0.80 0.87 0.80
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 2.64 * 2.64
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.03 1.76 2.03 1.76
          Two or More Races 2.51 2.94 2.51 2.94
     Hispanic or Latino 1.01 1.03 1.01 1.03
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.48 0.50 0.48 0.50
     Small Metro 0.62 0.66 0.62 0.66
     Nonmetro 0.74 0.75 0.74 0.75
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.78 0.83 0.31 0.29
          Marijuana 0.66 0.74 0.26 0.25
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.60 0.58 0.22 0.21
     Cigarettes 0.82 0.86 0.31 0.31
     Alcohol 0.92 0.98 0.35 0.36
          Binge Alcohol4 0.81 0.83 0.28 0.27
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.95 1.06 0.42 0.37
          Marijuana 0.82 0.95 0.35 0.33
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.83 0.89 0.34 0.32
     Cigarettes 0.90 0.95 0.38 0.40
     Alcohol 0.99 1.06 0.48 0.46
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.96 1.12 0.49 0.44
          Marijuana 0.88 1.04 0.40 0.37
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.94 1.01 0.41 0.40
     Cigarettes 0.94 1.07 0.49 0.49
     Alcohol 0.91 1.01 0.50 0.50
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.17P Ease of Obtaining LSD, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Ease of Obtaining LSD (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Ease of Obtaining LSD1
Fairly/Very Easy Fairly/Very Difficult/Impossible
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0001   0.0001  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.6570   0.6570  
     14–15 0.0572   0.0572  
     16–17 0.0001   0.0001  
GENDER
     Male 0.0017   0.0017  
     Female 0.0209   0.0209  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0014   0.0014  
          White 0.0038   0.0038  
          Black or African American 0.4590   0.4590  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.2268   0.2268  
          Two or More Races 0.8450   0.8450  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0343   0.0343  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0012   0.0012  
     Small Metro 0.2075   0.2075  
     Nonmetro 0.0502   0.0502  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8045   0.7561  
          Marijuana 0.9950   0.7580  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6231   0.8306  
     Cigarettes 0.0201   0.8980  
     Alcohol 0.4911   0.8554  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.3515   0.7218  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6006   0.9539  
          Marijuana 0.3018   0.3848  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5596   0.5679  
     Cigarettes 0.0040   0.3683  
     Alcohol 0.9872   0.9077  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8735   0.9108  
          Marijuana 0.2512   0.3137  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9927   0.7262  
     Cigarettes 0.2139   0.0070  
     Alcohol 0.2492   0.7332  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.18C Whether Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Whether Approached by Someone Selling Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1
Yes No
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 82 83 82 83
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 31 28 31 28
     14–15 49 48 49 48
     16–17 53 55 53 55
GENDER
     Male 60 62 60 62
     Female 54 53 54 53
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 72 71 72 71
          White 61 60 61 60
          Black or African American 29 32 29 32
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 5 9 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 18 15 18 15
          Two or More Races 9 11 9 11
     Hispanic or Latino 39 38 39 38
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 61 63 61 63
     Small Metro 49 45 49 45
     Nonmetro 29 27 29 27
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 42 42 50 49
          Marijuana 39 41 38 38
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 33 31 39 38
     Cigarettes 40 38 55 56
     Alcohol 43 43 62 70
          Binge Alcohol4 42 41 48 49
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 43 44 72 74
          Marijuana 41 44 59 57
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 43 43 56 63
     Cigarettes 43 43 71 72
     Alcohol 45 44 88 90
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 43 43 81 89
          Marijuana 42 45 66 67
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 43 43 68 82
     Cigarettes 42 41 94 92
     Alcohol 38 39 95 99
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.18D Whether Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Whether Approached by Someone Selling Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1
Yes No
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.33 0.33 0.33 0.33
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.37 0.33 0.37 0.33
     14–15 0.58 0.58 0.58 0.58
     16–17 0.66 0.67 0.66 0.67
GENDER
     Male 0.47 0.49 0.47 0.49
     Female 0.44 0.43 0.44 0.43
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.35 0.34 0.35 0.34
          White 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39
          Black or African American 0.80 0.85 0.80 0.85
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.72 2.55 4.72 2.55
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.74 1.51 1.74 1.51
          Two or More Races 2.32 2.64 2.32 2.64
     Hispanic or Latino 1.00 0.94 1.00 0.94
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.46 0.47 0.46 0.47
     Small Metro 0.68 0.61 0.68 0.61
     Nonmetro 0.67 0.63 0.67 0.63
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.02 1.05 0.24 0.23
          Marijuana 0.96 1.02 0.18 0.18
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.80 0.77 0.19 0.18
     Cigarettes 0.98 0.95 0.27 0.27
     Alcohol 1.05 1.08 0.30 0.33
          Binge Alcohol4 1.03 1.02 0.23 0.23
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.05 1.11 0.35 0.35
          Marijuana 0.98 1.10 0.29 0.27
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.05 1.06 0.27 0.30
     Cigarettes 1.03 1.06 0.34 0.34
     Alcohol 1.08 1.09 0.43 0.43
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.04 1.06 0.39 0.42
          Marijuana 1.02 1.11 0.32 0.32
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.04 1.08 0.33 0.39
     Cigarettes 1.02 1.02 0.46 0.44
     Alcohol 0.92 0.98 0.46 0.47
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.18P Whether Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Whether Approached by Someone Selling Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Approached in Past Month by Someone Selling Drugs1
Yes No
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1751   0.1751  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.0014   0.0014  
     14–15 0.4244   0.4244  
     16–17 0.3011   0.3011  
GENDER
     Male 0.1357   0.1357  
     Female 0.6920   0.6920  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0996   0.0996  
          White 0.0455   0.0455  
          Black or African American 0.2432   0.2432  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0566   0.0566  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6389   0.6389  
          Two or More Races 0.5923   0.5923  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.8966   0.8966  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.1949   0.1949  
     Small Metro 0.9819   0.9819  
     Nonmetro 0.3297   0.3297  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4196   0.9794  
          Marijuana 0.7416   0.7994  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5383   0.5503  
     Cigarettes 0.1332   0.3187  
     Alcohol 0.9943   0.5394  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.8507   0.7991  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.9746   0.7346  
          Marijuana 0.6602   0.0421  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2171   0.2427  
     Cigarettes 0.0113   0.1301  
     Alcohol 0.5854   0.9380  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8974   0.9132  
          Marijuana 0.8168   0.0192  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.3054   0.3535  
     Cigarettes 0.2738   0.0009  
     Alcohol 0.8657   0.6409  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.19C Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1
Two or More Less Than Two
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 107 102 107 102
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 55 59 55 59
     14–15 58 55 58 55
     16–17 54 53 54 53
GENDER
     Male 69 71 69 71
     Female 71 67 71 67
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 92 92 92 92
          White 66 68 66 68
          Black or African American 46 46 46 46
          American Indian or Alaska Native 10 6 10 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 26 23 26 23
          Two or More Races 10 13 10 13
     Hispanic or Latino 50 51 50 51
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 87 76 87 76
     Small Metro 54 56 54 56
     Nonmetro 33 37 33 37
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 38 36 56 55
          Marijuana 33 31 46 49
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 29 26 41 41
     Cigarettes 40 37 58 59
     Alcohol 42 39 67 71
          Binge Alcohol4 37 32 52 57
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 49 46 78 74
          Marijuana 43 39 66 64
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 40 38 61 64
     Cigarettes 46 45 72 74
     Alcohol 53 53 85 86
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 55 52 87 85
          Marijuana 48 44 74 74
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 48 47 74 75
     Cigarettes 54 58 89 86
     Alcohol 55 60 89 90
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.19D Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1
Two or More Less Than Two
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.44 0.42 0.44 0.42
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.69 0.72 0.69 0.72
     14–15 0.70 0.68 0.70 0.68
     16–17 0.68 0.64 0.68 0.64
GENDER
     Male 0.55 0.57 0.55 0.57
     Female 0.60 0.56 0.60 0.56
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.45 0.45 0.45 0.45
          White 0.43 0.45 0.43 0.45
          Black or African American 1.31 1.26 1.31 1.26
          American Indian or Alaska Native 5.66 3.96 5.66 3.96
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 2.60 2.42 2.60 2.42
          Two or More Races 2.51 3.37 2.51 3.37
     Hispanic or Latino 1.30 1.29 1.30 1.29
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.67 0.58 0.67 0.58
     Small Metro 0.76 0.78 0.76 0.78
     Nonmetro 0.78 0.87 0.78 0.87
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.65 0.58 0.30 0.30
          Marijuana 0.56 0.50 0.25 0.27
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.49 0.43 0.22 0.22
     Cigarettes 0.68 0.61 0.32 0.32
     Alcohol 0.72 0.64 0.36 0.39
          Binge Alcohol4 0.64 0.52 0.28 0.31
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.84 0.75 0.42 0.40
          Marijuana 0.72 0.63 0.36 0.35
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.68 0.61 0.33 0.35
     Cigarettes 0.78 0.72 0.39 0.40
     Alcohol 0.90 0.85 0.46 0.47
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.93 0.85 0.47 0.46
          Marijuana 0.81 0.71 0.40 0.40
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.81 0.76 0.40 0.41
     Cigarettes 0.92 0.93 0.48 0.47
     Alcohol 0.93 0.97 0.48 0.49
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.19P Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Moved in the Past 5 Years (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Number of Times Moved in Past 5 Years1
Two or More Less Than Two
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0701   0.0701  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.0556   0.0556  
     14–15 0.4341   0.4341  
     16–17 0.5774   0.5774  
GENDER
     Male 0.1786   0.1786  
     Female 0.1966   0.1966  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0985   0.0985  
          White 0.5416   0.5416  
          Black or African American 0.0719   0.0719  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9369   0.9369  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6465   0.6465  
          Two or More Races 0.0078   0.0078  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5684   0.5684  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.5504   0.5504  
     Small Metro 0.0150   0.0150  
     Nonmetro 0.0033   0.0033  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2155   0.6211  
          Marijuana 0.3970   0.5311  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.3690   0.8892  
     Cigarettes 0.0439   0.2204  
     Alcohol 0.3370   0.4167  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.2560   0.5124  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1984   0.8604  
          Marijuana 0.1046   0.2004  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.1604   0.6268  
     Cigarettes 0.0226   0.0316  
     Alcohol 0.1565   0.8225  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.0772   0.7842  
          Marijuana 0.0805   0.0829  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.0268   0.2698  
     Cigarettes 0.0980   0.0003  
     Alcohol 0.4346   0.6005  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.20C Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 64 68 64 68
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 28 27 28 27
     14–15 33 37 33 37
     16–17 42 45 42 45
GENDER
     Male 48 47 48 47
     Female 40 42 40 42
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 57 60 57 60
          White 50 48 50 48
          Black or African American 23 25 23 25
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 5 9 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 14 20 14 20
          Two or More Races 7 10 7 10
     Hispanic or Latino 30 30 30 30
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 50 55 50 55
     Small Metro 34 35 34 35
     Nonmetro 24 26 24 26
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 57 54 31 32
          Marijuana 46 47 29 30
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 43 40 25 23
     Cigarettes 58 57 33 34
     Alcohol 71 73 30 34
          Binge Alcohol4 55 56 30 32
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 83 79 33 33
          Marijuana 67 67 32 33
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 65 67 32 30
     Cigarettes 75 74 33 35
     Alcohol 96 92 32 34
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 91 93 32 35
          Marijuana 76 79 32 36
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 77 84 34 36
     Cigarettes 95 98 33 34
     Alcohol 99 101 31 33
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.20D Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.26 0.28 0.26 0.28
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.35 0.33 0.35 0.33
     14–15 0.39 0.45 0.39 0.45
     16–17 0.53 0.55 0.53 0.55
GENDER
     Male 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.38
     Female 0.33 0.35 0.33 0.35
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.28 0.29 0.28 0.29
          White 0.33 0.31 0.33 0.31
          Black or African American 0.65 0.67 0.65 0.67
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.69 2.66 4.69 2.66
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.39 2.12 1.39 2.12
          Two or More Races 1.83 2.58 1.83 2.58
     Hispanic or Latino 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.38 0.42 0.38 0.42
     Small Metro 0.47 0.48 0.47 0.48
     Nonmetro 0.56 0.62 0.56 0.62
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.26 0.25 1.20 1.26
          Marijuana 0.21 0.21 1.13 1.19
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.20 0.18 0.99 0.91
     Cigarettes 0.26 0.26 1.28 1.37
     Alcohol 0.32 0.33 1.18 1.37
          Binge Alcohol4 0.25 0.26 1.17 1.27
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.38 0.36 1.30 1.33
          Marijuana 0.31 0.30 1.25 1.31
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.30 0.30 1.25 1.19
     Cigarettes 0.34 0.34 1.29 1.40
     Alcohol 0.44 0.42 1.25 1.36
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.42 0.42 1.27 1.40
          Marijuana 0.35 0.36 1.26 1.46
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.35 0.38 1.32 1.42
     Cigarettes 0.43 0.44 1.28 1.36
     Alcohol 0.45 0.46 1.22 1.31
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.20P Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.4505   0.4505  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3747   0.3747  
     14–15 0.9275   0.9275  
     16–17 0.4789   0.4789  
GENDER
     Male 0.8439   0.8439  
     Female 0.3392   0.3392  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9080   0.9080  
          White 0.6920   0.6920  
          Black or African American 0.7859   0.7859  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3912   0.3912  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.5954   0.5954  
          Two or More Races 0.3840   0.3840  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.1769   0.1769  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0515   0.0515  
     Small Metro 0.5529   0.5529  
     Nonmetro 0.2245   0.2245  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6199   0.2257  
          Marijuana 0.6290   0.5149  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8426   0.6491  
     Cigarettes 0.0191   0.5386  
     Alcohol 0.7142   0.8211  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.9569   0.9132  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5266   0.6973  
          Marijuana 0.1712   0.2670  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9028   0.5144  
     Cigarettes 0.0040   0.7972  
     Alcohol 0.9606   0.3281  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6197   0.8251  
          Marijuana 0.0372   0.8932  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7222   0.3108  
     Cigarettes 0.0001   0.7332  
     Alcohol 0.5789   0.5829  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.21C Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 70 69 70 69
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 29 28 29 28
     14–15 40 40 40 40
     16–17 46 46 46 46
GENDER
     Male 50 48 50 48
     Female 44 50 44 50
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 63 62 63 62
          White 55 53 55 53
          Black or African American 22 24 22 24
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 4 6 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 10 16 10 16
          Two or More Races 7 7 7 7
     Hispanic or Latino 30 29 30 29
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 57 54 57 54
     Small Metro 32 34 32 34
     Nonmetro 23 23 23 23
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 55 52 35 33
          Marijuana 43 45 33 31
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 42 40 25 24
     Cigarettes 61 58 34 35
     Alcohol 69 71 32 34
          Binge Alcohol4 54 52 29 31
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 82 78 35 35
          Marijuana 67 65 34 35
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 64 66 34 32
     Cigarettes 75 76 34 37
     Alcohol 95 93 34 33
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 93 93 34 32
          Marijuana 76 78 33 36
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 79 83 37 36
     Cigarettes 98 99 34 37
     Alcohol 98 101 33 32
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.21D Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.28
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.35 0.33 0.35 0.33
     14–15 0.47 0.48 0.47 0.48
     16–17 0.58 0.56 0.58 0.56
GENDER
     Male 0.40 0.38 0.40 0.38
     Female 0.36 0.41 0.36 0.41
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.30
          White 0.36 0.34 0.36 0.34
          Black or African American 0.63 0.64 0.63 0.64
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.04 2.51 3.04 2.51
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.04 1.70 1.04 1.70
          Two or More Races 1.77 1.70 1.77 1.70
     Hispanic or Latino 0.79 0.75 0.79 0.75
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.44 0.42 0.44 0.42
     Small Metro 0.45 0.47 0.45 0.47
     Nonmetro 0.55 0.54 0.55 0.54
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.25 0.24 1.31 1.26
          Marijuana 0.20 0.20 1.24 1.20
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.19 0.18 0.93 0.91
     Cigarettes 0.28 0.26 1.27 1.36
     Alcohol 0.31 0.32 1.22 1.29
          Binge Alcohol4 0.25 0.24 1.09 1.18
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.37 0.35 1.33 1.32
          Marijuana 0.31 0.29 1.28 1.33
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.29 0.30 1.28 1.22
     Cigarettes 0.34 0.35 1.27 1.43
     Alcohol 0.44 0.42 1.27 1.25
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.42 0.42 1.28 1.22
          Marijuana 0.35 0.35 1.26 1.37
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.36 0.38 1.39 1.38
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.45 1.28 1.43
     Alcohol 0.45 0.46 1.23 1.23
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.21P Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.5511   0.5511  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.5182   0.5182  
     14–15 0.7907   0.7907  
     16–17 0.3895   0.3895  
GENDER
     Male 0.1745   0.1745  
     Female 0.6205   0.6205  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.7997   0.7997  
          White 0.7782   0.7782  
          Black or African American 0.6448   0.6448  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4128   0.4128  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1262   0.1262  
          Two or More Races 0.7267   0.7267  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.3957   0.3957  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.2120   0.2120  
     Small Metro 0.5661   0.5661  
     Nonmetro 0.6488   0.6488  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.7757   0.2026  
          Marijuana 0.8200   0.3721  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6443   0.8548  
     Cigarettes 0.0046   0.2604  
     Alcohol 0.9064   0.2308  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.4036   0.1207  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.7990   0.2474  
          Marijuana 0.2317   0.1708  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9540   0.6333  
     Cigarettes 0.0013   0.9571  
     Alcohol 0.4828   0.4307  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.9533   0.1227  
          Marijuana 0.0869   0.2779  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9177   0.7489  
     Cigarettes 0.0002   0.9117  
     Alcohol 0.3316   0.6638  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.22C Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 59 55 59 55
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 27 25 27 25
     14–15 33 31 33 31
     16–17 39 39 39 39
GENDER
     Male 45 42 45 42
     Female 36 37 36 37
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 51 52 51 52
          White 43 42 43 42
          Black or African American 21 24 21 24
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 4 6 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 11 15 11 15
          Two or More Races 6 10 6 10
     Hispanic or Latino 28 22 28 22
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 48 44 48 44
     Small Metro 29 28 29 28
     Nonmetro 20 20 20 20
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 58 55 30 31
          Marijuana 47 48 30 29
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 45 42 21 23
     Cigarettes 64 61 29 29
     Alcohol 73 76 28 29
          Binge Alcohol4 58 56 26 27
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 86 80 31 29
          Marijuana 70 69 30 29
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 69 71 28 28
     Cigarettes 79 80 29 30
     Alcohol 97 97 29 31
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 97 97 28 29
          Marijuana 80 82 30 30
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 82 88 31 31
     Cigarettes 102 103 29 31
     Alcohol 101 105 28 27
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.22D Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.24 0.22 0.24 0.22
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.34 0.30 0.34 0.30
     14–15 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.38
     16–17 0.49 0.48 0.49 0.48
GENDER
     Male 0.36 0.34 0.36 0.34
     Female 0.30 0.31 0.30 0.31
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25
          White 0.28 0.27 0.28 0.27
          Black or African American 0.59 0.67 0.59 0.67
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.25 2.59 3.25 2.59
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.06 1.60 1.06 1.60
          Two or More Races 1.54 2.46 1.54 2.46
     Hispanic or Latino 0.73 0.55 0.73 0.55
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.37 0.33 0.37 0.33
     Small Metro 0.40 0.38 0.40 0.38
     Nonmetro 0.48 0.48 0.48 0.48
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.26 0.24 1.54 1.60
          Marijuana 0.21 0.21 1.50 1.52
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.20 0.18 1.08 1.21
     Cigarettes 0.29 0.27 1.49 1.52
     Alcohol 0.32 0.33 1.41 1.52
          Binge Alcohol4 0.26 0.25 1.32 1.40
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.38 0.35 1.56 1.53
          Marijuana 0.31 0.30 1.54 1.53
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.31 0.31 1.42 1.44
     Cigarettes 0.35 0.35 1.47 1.59
     Alcohol 0.43 0.43 1.48 1.63
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.43 0.43 1.44 1.51
          Marijuana 0.35 0.36 1.51 1.55
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.36 0.39 1.57 1.63
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.45 1.47 1.60
     Alcohol 0.45 0.46 1.44 1.43
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.22P Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana or Hashish Once a Month or More (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Using Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.3917   0.3917  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3016   0.3016  
     14–15 0.4497   0.4497  
     16–17 0.9506   0.9506  
GENDER
     Male 0.3322   0.3322  
     Female 0.8910   0.8910  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8257   0.8257  
          White 0.8924   0.8924  
          Black or African American 0.8222   0.8222  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2585   0.2585  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7184   0.7184  
          Two or More Races 0.7392   0.7392  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0251   0.0251  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.1020   0.1020  
     Small Metro 0.7302   0.7302  
     Nonmetro 0.4967   0.4967  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3765   0.9203  
          Marijuana 0.3904   0.8893  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5246   0.3498  
     Cigarettes 0.0036   0.0452  
     Alcohol 0.9691   0.3329  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.4660   0.0719  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4898   0.9394  
          Marijuana 0.0919   0.9100  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9051   0.8194  
     Cigarettes 0.0008   0.3321  
     Alcohol 0.5371   0.6024  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.7403   0.5450  
          Marijuana 0.0498   0.8335  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9875   0.9181  
     Cigarettes 0.0001   0.5582  
     Alcohol 0.2853   0.3342  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.23C Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 66 71 66 71
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 35 33 35 33
     14–15 37 39 37 39
     16–17 40 46 40 46
GENDER
     Male 51 52 51 52
     Female 42 46 42 46
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 55 62 55 62
          White 47 52 47 52
          Black or African American 24 26 24 26
          American Indian or Alaska Native 6 4 6 4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 15 17 15 17
          Two or More Races 5 10 5 10
     Hispanic or Latino 34 34 34 34
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 51 53 51 53
     Small Metro 32 34 32 34
     Nonmetro 28 28 28 28
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 59 55 31 34
          Marijuana 48 51 28 30
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 44 39 23 25
     Cigarettes 65 61 33 34
     Alcohol 70 70 35 35
          Binge Alcohol4 56 55 32 33
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 85 79 34 37
          Marijuana 71 71 32 35
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 65 67 30 30
     Cigarettes 78 77 33 36
     Alcohol 95 92 33 37
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 93 95 34 35
          Marijuana 79 80 34 36
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 77 87 34 34
     Cigarettes 97 98 35 38
     Alcohol 101 100 32 33
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.23D Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.27 0.29 0.27 0.29
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.43 0.40 0.43 0.40
     14–15 0.44 0.48 0.44 0.48
     16–17 0.50 0.55 0.50 0.55
GENDER
     Male 0.40 0.41 0.40 0.41
     Female 0.35 0.38 0.35 0.38
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.27 0.30 0.27 0.30
          White 0.30 0.34 0.30 0.34
          Black or African American 0.69 0.71 0.69 0.71
          American Indian or Alaska Native 3.27 2.12 3.27 2.12
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.54 1.83 1.54 1.83
          Two or More Races 1.35 2.59 1.35 2.59
     Hispanic or Latino 0.88 0.86 0.88 0.86
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.39 0.41 0.39 0.41
     Small Metro 0.45 0.47 0.45 0.47
     Nonmetro 0.65 0.67 0.65 0.67
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.27 0.25 1.14 1.19
          Marijuana 0.22 0.23 1.06 1.06
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.20 0.18 0.86 0.87
     Cigarettes 0.30 0.28 1.23 1.20
     Alcohol 0.32 0.32 1.28 1.24
          Binge Alcohol4 0.26 0.25 1.19 1.15
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.39 0.36 1.26 1.29
          Marijuana 0.33 0.33 1.20 1.23
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.30 0.31 1.10 1.07
     Cigarettes 0.36 0.35 1.24 1.26
     Alcohol 0.43 0.42 1.25 1.29
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.42 0.44 1.28 1.24
          Marijuana 0.36 0.37 1.25 1.27
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.35 0.40 1.25 1.19
     Cigarettes 0.44 0.45 1.31 1.34
     Alcohol 0.46 0.46 1.20 1.17
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.23P Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Parents' Feelings about Youths Having One or Two Drinks of an Alcoholic Beverage Nearly Every Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Parents' Feelings about Youths Drinking Alcoholic Beverages1
Strongly Disapprove Somewhat Disapprove/Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1826   0.1826  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.6179   0.6179  
     14–15 0.3948   0.3948  
     16–17 0.4132   0.4132  
GENDER
     Male 0.8167   0.8167  
     Female 0.0769   0.0769  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3098   0.3098  
          White 0.2125   0.2125  
          Black or African American 0.5281   0.5281  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0486   0.0486  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6672   0.6672  
          Two or More Races 0.0530   0.0530  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.3565   0.3565  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.5228   0.5228  
     Small Metro 0.1234   0.1234  
     Nonmetro 0.7734   0.7734  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2918   0.4343  
          Marijuana 0.4087   0.4804  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.4843   0.8752  
     Cigarettes 0.0151   0.9703  
     Alcohol 0.6803   0.4464  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.7016   0.9133  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3807   0.4387  
          Marijuana 0.1014   0.1745  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6256   0.9602  
     Cigarettes 0.0006   0.8460  
     Alcohol 0.3344   0.9548  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5786   0.1755  
          Marijuana 0.0369   0.1827  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.8534   0.5249  
     Cigarettes 0.0000   0.5020  
     Alcohol 0.1538   0.6545  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.24C Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Gotten into Serious Fight at School/Work1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 92 96 92 96
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 48 56 48 56
     14–15 50 56 50 56
     16–17 48 49 48 49
GENDER
     Male 66 72 66 72
     Female 58 59 58 59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 81 80 81 80
          White 68 65 68 65
          Black or African American 33 39 33 39
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 7 9 7
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 18 19 18 19
          Two or More Races 10 11 10 11
     Hispanic or Latino 42 49 42 49
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 69 72 69 72
     Small Metro 50 53 50 53
     Nonmetro 32 35 32 35
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 37 42 58 49
          Marijuana 33 38 48 45
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 31 32 40 36
     Cigarettes 39 41 62 59
     Alcohol 42 41 66 67
          Binge Alcohol4 37 38 53 52
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 42 50 79 74
          Marijuana 40 44 68 64
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 39 46 60 61
     Cigarettes 44 49 72 70
     Alcohol 48 50 88 86
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 46 53 88 88
          Marijuana 44 49 75 74
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 42 52 72 76
     Cigarettes 51 55 90 85
     Alcohol 48 53 90 95
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.24D Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Gotten into Serious Fight at School/Work1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.37 0.39 0.37 0.39
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.58 0.66 0.58 0.66
     14–15 0.59 0.68 0.59 0.68
     16–17 0.60 0.59 0.60 0.59
GENDER
     Male 0.52 0.57 0.52 0.57
     Female 0.48 0.49 0.48 0.49
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.38
          White 0.44 0.42 0.44 0.42
          Black or African American 0.91 1.04 0.91 1.04
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.96 3.90 4.96 3.90
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.81 1.98 1.81 1.98
          Two or More Races 2.46 2.81 2.46 2.81
     Hispanic or Latino 1.07 1.22 1.07 1.22
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.53 0.55 0.53 0.55
     Small Metro 0.69 0.72 0.69 0.72
     Nonmetro 0.75 0.81 0.75 0.81
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.72 0.71 0.29 0.26
          Marijuana 0.64 0.64 0.24 0.24
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.60 0.54 0.21 0.19
     Cigarettes 0.76 0.69 0.32 0.31
     Alcohol 0.83 0.69 0.34 0.35
          Binge Alcohol4 0.73 0.64 0.27 0.27
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.83 0.84 0.41 0.39
          Marijuana 0.78 0.74 0.35 0.34
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.77 0.77 0.31 0.32
     Cigarettes 0.86 0.83 0.37 0.37
     Alcohol 0.95 0.84 0.45 0.45
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.89 0.88 0.45 0.46
          Marijuana 0.87 0.82 0.38 0.39
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.83 0.87 0.37 0.40
     Cigarettes 1.00 0.92 0.46 0.45
     Alcohol 0.94 0.89 0.46 0.50
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.24P Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Gotten into a Serious Fight at School or Work (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Gotten into Serious Fight at School/Work1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0000   0.0000  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.0000   0.0000  
     14–15 0.0000   0.0000  
     16–17 0.1199   0.1199  
GENDER
     Male 0.0003   0.0003  
     Female 0.0000   0.0000  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0000   0.0000  
          White 0.0001   0.0001  
          Black or African American 0.0034   0.0034  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3744   0.3744  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.4081   0.4081  
          Two or More Races 0.0272   0.0272  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0038   0.0038  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0000   0.0000  
     Small Metro 0.0007   0.0007  
     Nonmetro 0.0110   0.0110  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2780   0.1012  
          Marijuana 0.2927   0.2123  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2615   0.6980  
     Cigarettes 0.0278   0.0633  
     Alcohol 0.1363   0.7977  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.0823   0.8661  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4715   0.0816  
          Marijuana 0.1301   0.0218  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2863   0.5126  
     Cigarettes 0.0001   0.0249  
     Alcohol 0.4739   0.2447  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.3202   0.1345  
          Marijuana 0.0105   0.0363  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5218   0.2798  
     Cigarettes 0.0002   0.0005  
     Alcohol 0.5072   0.0764  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.25C Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Taken Part in Group-Against-Group Fight1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 77 83 77 83
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 44 49 44 49
     14–15 45 51 45 51
     16–17 44 47 44 47
GENDER
     Male 56 60 56 60
     Female 51 58 51 58
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 67 74 67 74
          White 55 61 55 61
          Black or African American 31 34 31 34
          American Indian or Alaska Native 9 6 9 6
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 15 20 15 20
          Two or More Races 9 11 9 11
     Hispanic or Latino 38 39 38 39
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 60 61 60 61
     Small Metro 40 48 40 48
     Nonmetro 27 28 27 28
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 37 37 60 53
          Marijuana 33 34 48 48
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 31 26 42 39
     Cigarettes 35 37 64 62
     Alcohol 38 40 69 71
          Binge Alcohol4 35 35 55 56
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 41 44 84 76
          Marijuana 35 40 69 65
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 38 39 65 63
     Cigarettes 39 43 76 74
     Alcohol 42 42 91 91
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 42 44 91 94
          Marijuana 39 42 76 77
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 40 43 78 83
     Cigarettes 40 46 96 95
     Alcohol 40 43 97 98
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.25D Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Taken Part in Group-Against-Group Fight1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.31 0.33 0.31 0.33
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.53 0.59 0.53 0.59
     14–15 0.53 0.62 0.53 0.62
     16–17 0.55 0.57 0.55 0.57
GENDER
     Male 0.45 0.47 0.45 0.47
     Female 0.42 0.48 0.42 0.48
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.32 0.36 0.32 0.36
          White 0.36 0.39 0.36 0.39
          Black or African American 0.87 0.90 0.87 0.90
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.67 3.42 4.67 3.42
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.53 2.11 1.53 2.11
          Two or More Races 2.20 2.64 2.20 2.64
     Hispanic or Latino 0.96 0.96 0.96 0.96
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.46 0.46 0.46 0.46
     Small Metro 0.56 0.66 0.56 0.66
     Nonmetro 0.64 0.66 0.64 0.66
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.94 0.82 0.29 0.26
          Marijuana 0.83 0.75 0.23 0.23
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.79 0.58 0.20 0.19
     Cigarettes 0.89 0.82 0.31 0.30
     Alcohol 0.97 0.90 0.33 0.35
          Binge Alcohol4 0.89 0.78 0.26 0.27
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.04 0.97 0.40 0.37
          Marijuana 0.90 0.89 0.33 0.32
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.96 0.87 0.31 0.31
     Cigarettes 0.98 0.95 0.37 0.36
     Alcohol 1.07 0.94 0.44 0.44
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.07 0.97 0.44 0.46
          Marijuana 1.00 0.92 0.36 0.38
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.02 0.96 0.37 0.41
     Cigarettes 1.02 1.01 0.46 0.47
     Alcohol 1.02 0.96 0.47 0.48
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.25P Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Taken Part in a Group-Against-Group Fight (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Taken Part in Group-Against-Group Fight1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0000   0.0000  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.0005   0.0005  
     14–15 0.0000   0.0000  
     16–17 0.4875   0.4875  
GENDER
     Male 0.0561   0.0561  
     Female 0.0000   0.0000  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0000   0.0000  
          White 0.0010   0.0010  
          Black or African American 0.0565   0.0565  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3991   0.3991  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.0475   0.0475  
          Two or More Races 0.1758   0.1758  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0232   0.0232  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0020   0.0020  
     Small Metro 0.0005   0.0005  
     Nonmetro 0.0441   0.0441  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.0161   0.6439  
          Marijuana 0.0453   0.6561  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.1411   0.9589  
     Cigarettes 0.0444   0.0642  
     Alcohol 0.0613   0.5778  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.0813   0.8700  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1764   0.3032  
          Marijuana 0.1110   0.0483  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.1058   0.9600  
     Cigarettes 0.0015   0.0139  
     Alcohol 0.0770   0.5806  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2354   0.2705  
          Marijuana 0.0390   0.0309  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2397   0.6063  
     Cigarettes 0.0010   0.0005  
     Alcohol 0.1568   0.2434  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.26C Number of Times Carried a Handgun in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Carried a Handgun (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Carried a Handgun1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 36 40 36 40
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 18 21 18 21
     14–15 24 23 24 23
     16–17 23 25 23 25
GENDER
     Male 34 36 34 36
     Female 17 17 17 17
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 31 34 31 34
          White 26 28 26 28
          Black or African American 14 13 14 13
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 3 * 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 4 10 4 10
          Two or More Races 4 4 4 4
     Hispanic or Latino 20 21 20 21
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 26 29 26 29
     Small Metro 21 21 21 21
     Nonmetro 16 18 16 18
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 21 19 67 62
          Marijuana 19 17 54 56
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 17 17 49 44
     Cigarettes 19 18 71 70
     Alcohol 19 19 78 79
          Binge Alcohol4 18 17 62 64
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 21 21 91 86
          Marijuana 19 19 76 75
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 19 19 74 75
     Cigarettes 20 20 84 85
     Alcohol 19 20 100 99
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 19 21 100 102
          Marijuana 20 21 84 88
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 19 21 86 94
     Cigarettes 19 20 106 104
     Alcohol 18 19 103 107
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.26D Number of Times Carried a Handgun in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Carried a Handgun (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Carried a Handgun1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.15 0.16 0.15 0.16
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.21 0.25 0.21 0.25
     14–15 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.28
     16–17 0.28 0.31 0.28 0.31
GENDER
     Male 0.27 0.28 0.27 0.28
     Female 0.14 0.14 0.14 0.14
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.15 0.16 0.15 0.16
          White 0.16 0.18 0.16 0.18
          Black or African American 0.39 0.36 0.39 0.36
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 1.46 * 1.46
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 0.39 1.00 0.39 1.00
          Two or More Races 0.99 1.06 0.99 1.06
     Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.51 0.51 0.51
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.20 0.22 0.20 0.22
     Small Metro 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.28
     Nonmetro 0.36 0.43 0.36 0.43
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 2.51 2.06 0.28 0.26
          Marijuana 2.33 1.85 0.22 0.23
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 2.07 1.84 0.21 0.18
     Cigarettes 2.28 2.00 0.30 0.29
     Alcohol 2.29 2.07 0.33 0.33
          Binge Alcohol4 2.26 1.86 0.26 0.27
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 2.52 2.28 0.38 0.36
          Marijuana 2.37 2.09 0.32 0.31
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 2.36 2.14 0.31 0.31
     Cigarettes 2.39 2.19 0.35 0.35
     Alcohol 2.36 2.26 0.42 0.41
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 2.37 2.29 0.42 0.43
          Marijuana 2.40 2.27 0.35 0.37
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 2.39 2.32 0.36 0.39
     Cigarettes 2.32 2.18 0.44 0.43
     Alcohol 2.24 2.15 0.43 0.45
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.26P Number of Times Carried a Handgun in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Carried a Handgun (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Carried a Handgun1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1377   0.1377  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3060   0.3060  
     14–15 0.8965   0.8965  
     16–17 0.1062   0.1062  
GENDER
     Male 0.0992   0.0992  
     Female 0.9810   0.9810  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2035   0.2035  
          White 0.0793   0.0793  
          Black or African American 0.3625   0.3625  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.0643   0.0643  
          Two or More Races 0.9357   0.9357  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.4797   0.4797  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.5113   0.5113  
     Small Metro 0.3564   0.3564  
     Nonmetro 0.2413   0.2413  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5184   0.3156  
          Marijuana 0.4917   0.3729  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.4723   0.5055  
     Cigarettes 0.9500   0.0286  
     Alcohol 0.5439   0.9103  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.9005   0.7869  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8012   0.3145  
          Marijuana 0.6408   0.0242  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6848   0.7124  
     Cigarettes 0.6473   0.0009  
     Alcohol 0.5346   0.3879  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1425   0.2783  
          Marijuana 0.8143   0.0117  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.0714   0.5152  
     Cigarettes 0.4442   0.0000  
     Alcohol 0.8853   0.2913  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.27C Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Sold Illegal Drugs1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 44 40 44 40
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 11 9 11 9
     14–15 26 23 26 23
     16–17 34 29 34 29
GENDER
     Male 36 33 36 33
     Female 22 20 22 20
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 40 35 40 35
          White 34 31 34 31
          Black or African American 15 14 15 14
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 3 * 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 4 3 4 3
          Two or More Races 4 9 4 9
     Hispanic or Latino 18 17 18 17
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 32 30 32 30
     Small Metro 26 20 26 20
     Nonmetro 14 16 14 16
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 18 19 63 57
          Marijuana 20 20 49 51
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 21 19 46 43
     Cigarettes 20 20 66 66
     Alcohol 21 18 74 75
          Binge Alcohol4 23 19 58 59
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 15 13 87 81
          Marijuana 16 15 70 70
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 20 19 68 72
     Cigarettes 18 18 78 83
     Alcohol 15 13 98 98
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 12 9 98 99
          Marijuana 14 13 81 83
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 19 17 82 91
     Cigarettes 15 15 101 104
     Alcohol 12 10 102 107
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.27D Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Sold Illegal Drugs1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.18 0.16 0.18 0.16
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.13 0.11 0.13 0.11
     14–15 0.31 0.28 0.31 0.28
     16–17 0.42 0.36 0.42 0.36
GENDER
     Male 0.29 0.26 0.29 0.26
     Female 0.19 0.16 0.19 0.16
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.19 0.17 0.19 0.17
          White 0.22 0.20 0.22 0.20
          Black or African American 0.43 0.37 0.43 0.37
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 1.44 * 1.44
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 0.37 0.26 0.37 0.26
          Two or More Races 1.13 2.25 1.13 2.25
     Hispanic or Latino 0.45 0.43 0.45 0.43
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.24 0.23 0.24 0.23
     Small Metro 0.36 0.27 0.36 0.27
     Nonmetro 0.32 0.38 0.32 0.38
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.71 2.12 0.27 0.24
          Marijuana 1.90 2.24 0.21 0.21
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.93 2.10 0.20 0.18
     Cigarettes 1.86 2.18 0.28 0.28
     Alcohol 1.96 1.97 0.31 0.31
          Binge Alcohol4 2.09 2.12 0.25 0.25
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.35 1.41 0.37 0.34
          Marijuana 1.52 1.61 0.30 0.29
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.84 2.12 0.29 0.30
     Cigarettes 1.72 1.99 0.33 0.35
     Alcohol 1.38 1.49 0.42 0.41
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.13 1.01 0.41 0.41
          Marijuana 1.29 1.45 0.34 0.34
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.75 1.93 0.35 0.38
     Cigarettes 1.43 1.65 0.43 0.43
     Alcohol 1.16 1.11 0.43 0.45
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.27P Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Sold Illegal Drugs (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Sold Illegal Drugs1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0018   0.0018  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.1404   0.1404  
     14–15 0.2256   0.2256  
     16–17 0.0056   0.0056  
GENDER
     Male 0.0117   0.0117  
     Female 0.0334   0.0334  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0009   0.0009  
          White 0.0007   0.0007  
          Black or African American 0.3235   0.3235  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.6027   0.6027  
          Two or More Races 0.3748   0.3748  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.7108   0.7108  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0347   0.0347  
     Small Metro 0.0098   0.0098  
     Nonmetro 0.7205   0.7205  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5021   0.8202  
          Marijuana 0.4709   0.6067  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6476   0.7603  
     Cigarettes 0.2220   0.0853  
     Alcohol 0.1657   0.5532  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.2653   0.6904  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.9916   0.8939  
          Marijuana 0.7764   0.4041  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2418   0.3153  
     Cigarettes 0.8821   0.0144  
     Alcohol 0.7956   1.0000  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.6767   0.9068  
          Marijuana 0.5897   0.2089  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.4068   0.3996  
     Cigarettes 0.9129   0.0009  
     Alcohol 0.9201   0.7216  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.28C Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $501
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 48 45 48 45
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 19 17 19 17
     14–15 27 31 27 31
     16–17 33 29 33 29
GENDER
     Male 37 36 37 36
     Female 27 24 27 24
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 41 40 41 40
          White 34 33 34 33
          Black or African American 18 16 18 16
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 3 * 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 6 9 6 9
          Two or More Races 6 4 6 4
     Hispanic or Latino 23 24 23 24
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 38 35 38 35
     Small Metro 26 23 26 23
     Nonmetro 14 18 14 18
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 23 22 63 62
          Marijuana 22 22 50 55
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 20 18 47 45
     Cigarettes 23 23 69 65
     Alcohol 24 23 74 75
          Binge Alcohol4 23 22 59 60
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 22 22 86 85
          Marijuana 23 23 72 71
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 23 21 70 73
     Cigarettes 23 23 82 81
     Alcohol 22 19 100 98
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 19 20 97 102
          Marijuana 23 22 83 85
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 22 22 81 93
     Cigarettes 22 21 104 103
     Alcohol 19 18 104 107
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.28D Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $501
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.19 0.18 0.19 0.18
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.22 0.20 0.22 0.20
     14–15 0.32 0.37 0.32 0.37
     16–17 0.42 0.35 0.42 0.35
GENDER
     Male 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.28
     Female 0.22 0.20 0.22 0.20
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.20 0.19 0.20 0.19
          White 0.22 0.21 0.22 0.21
          Black or African American 0.49 0.43 0.49 0.43
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 1.44 * 1.44
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 0.59 0.88 0.59 0.88
          Two or More Races 1.46 1.03 1.46 1.03
     Hispanic or Latino 0.59 0.60 0.59 0.60
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.29 0.26 0.29 0.26
     Small Metro 0.36 0.31 0.36 0.31
     Nonmetro 0.32 0.41 0.32 0.41
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.88 2.01 0.27 0.26
          Marijuana 1.83 2.00 0.21 0.23
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.65 1.62 0.20 0.19
     Cigarettes 1.89 2.04 0.30 0.27
     Alcohol 1.94 2.06 0.32 0.31
          Binge Alcohol4 1.90 1.98 0.25 0.25
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.82 1.99 0.37 0.36
          Marijuana 1.90 2.09 0.31 0.30
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.88 1.92 0.30 0.31
     Cigarettes 1.85 2.11 0.35 0.34
     Alcohol 1.78 1.75 0.43 0.41
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.59 1.76 0.41 0.43
          Marijuana 1.91 1.99 0.35 0.36
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.83 1.95 0.35 0.39
     Cigarettes 1.80 1.91 0.44 0.43
     Alcohol 1.58 1.59 0.44 0.45
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.28P Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $50 (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Stole or Tried to Steal Anything Worth More Than $501
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.0866   0.0866  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.3933   0.3933  
     14–15 0.5106   0.5106  
     16–17 0.0075   0.0075  
GENDER
     Male 0.2278   0.2278  
     Female 0.1305   0.1305  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1001   0.1001  
          White 0.1144   0.1144  
          Black or African American 0.4134   0.4134  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.1802   0.1802  
          Two or More Races 0.7959   0.7959  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.5344   0.5344  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.0644   0.0644  
     Small Metro 0.2043   0.2043  
     Nonmetro 0.3227   0.3227  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.0944   0.9902  
          Marijuana 0.6246   0.7594  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.2391   0.5649  
     Cigarettes 0.6790   0.0519  
     Alcohol 0.1917   0.9121  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.7403   0.9074  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2056   0.9793  
          Marijuana 0.8727   0.1247  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.1249   0.4704  
     Cigarettes 0.4941   0.0025  
     Alcohol 0.1321   0.5540  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.1207   0.9402  
          Marijuana 0.6034   0.0798  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.0106   0.3437  
     Cigarettes 0.8628   0.0003  
     Alcohol 0.5054   0.4580  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.29C Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Attacked Others with Intent to Seriously Hurt Them1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 54 61 54 61
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 28 32 28 32
     14–15 35 35 35 35
     16–17 34 36 34 36
GENDER
     Male 43 47 43 47
     Female 34 36 34 36
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 48 52 48 52
          White 39 39 39 39
          Black or African American 24 28 24 28
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 3 * 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 10 10 10 10
          Two or More Races 7 10 7 10
     Hispanic or Latino 25 29 25 29
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 41 49 41 49
     Small Metro 29 31 29 31
     Nonmetro 18 23 18 23
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 26 29 64 58
          Marijuana 25 25 52 53
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 22 21 47 42
     Cigarettes 26 28 68 66
     Alcohol 28 28 74 78
          Binge Alcohol4 26 26 59 62
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 29 30 88 84
          Marijuana 27 28 73 72
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 27 29 69 71
     Cigarettes 28 31 81 81
     Alcohol 30 30 97 99
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 28 28 98 99
          Marijuana 29 28 81 85
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 28 29 82 86
     Cigarettes 27 31 104 102
     Alcohol 26 26 102 106
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.29D Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Attacked Others with Intent to Seriously Hurt Them1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.22 0.25 0.22 0.25
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.33 0.38 0.33 0.38
     14–15 0.41 0.42 0.41 0.42
     16–17 0.43 0.44 0.43 0.44
GENDER
     Male 0.34 0.37 0.34 0.37
     Female 0.28 0.29 0.28 0.29
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.23 0.25 0.23 0.25
          White 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25
          Black or African American 0.66 0.76 0.66 0.76
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 1.76 * 1.76
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.00 1.04 1.00 1.04
          Two or More Races 1.83 2.38 1.83 2.38
     Hispanic or Latino 0.64 0.71 0.64 0.71
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.31 0.37 0.31 0.37
     Small Metro 0.41 0.42 0.41 0.42
     Nonmetro 0.41 0.54 0.41 0.54
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.35 1.40 0.28 0.25
          Marijuana 1.28 1.22 0.23 0.23
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.12 1.00 0.21 0.18
     Cigarettes 1.36 1.35 0.30 0.29
     Alcohol 1.43 1.34 0.33 0.34
          Binge Alcohol4 1.32 1.26 0.26 0.27
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.48 1.46 0.39 0.37
          Marijuana 1.41 1.33 0.32 0.31
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.38 1.39 0.30 0.31
     Cigarettes 1.46 1.51 0.36 0.36
     Alcohol 1.53 1.45 0.43 0.43
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.44 1.34 0.43 0.43
          Marijuana 1.51 1.36 0.36 0.37
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.45 1.39 0.36 0.38
     Cigarettes 1.38 1.51 0.46 0.45
     Alcohol 1.34 1.27 0.45 0.46
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.29P Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Number of Times Attacked Others with the Intent to Seriously Hurt Them (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Attacked Others with Intent to Seriously Hurt Them1
One or More Times None
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.1437   0.1437  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.1189   0.1189  
     14–15 0.3491   0.3491  
     16–17 0.8268   0.8268  
GENDER
     Male 0.2530   0.2530  
     Female 0.3303   0.3303  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4481   0.4481  
          White 0.6321   0.6321  
          Black or African American 0.3436   0.3436  
          American Indian or Alaska Native *   *  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.9220   0.9220  
          Two or More Races 0.6813   0.6813  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.0873   0.0873  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.4351   0.4351  
     Small Metro 0.9856   0.9856  
     Nonmetro 0.0172   0.0172  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.4280   0.3263  
          Marijuana 0.2423   0.5467  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6189   0.7456  
     Cigarettes 0.6029   0.0349  
     Alcohol 0.6958   0.8766  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.5493   0.9640  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2938   0.4593  
          Marijuana 0.1463   0.0959  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.7060   0.7467  
     Cigarettes 0.1667   0.0043  
     Alcohol 0.6255   0.5160  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.2073   0.5942  
          Marijuana 0.0330   0.0782  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.6369   0.8104  
     Cigarettes 0.0310   0.0004  
     Alcohol 0.8473   0.2499  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.30C Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 73 68 73 68
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 34 32 34 32
     14–15 42 39 42 39
     16–17 44 47 44 47
GENDER
     Male 53 49 53 49
     Female 48 45 48 45
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 64 63 64 63
          White 57 54 57 54
          Black or African American 23 29 23 29
          American Indian or Alaska Native 8 3 8 3
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 13 14 13 14
          Two or More Races 7 12 7 12
     Hispanic or Latino 34 31 34 31
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 58 51 58 51
     Small Metro 34 33 34 33
     Nonmetro 28 27 28 27
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 57 55 32 34
          Marijuana 44 49 31 32
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 44 40 26 25
     Cigarettes 60 57 37 35
     Alcohol 72 72 37 35
          Binge Alcohol4 57 56 33 34
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 82 79 38 40
          Marijuana 66 67 37 38
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 65 68 35 33
     Cigarettes 74 76 37 37
     Alcohol 94 93 37 38
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 92 94 37 39
          Marijuana 75 78 38 40
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 77 84 36 39
     Cigarettes 95 95 36 39
     Alcohol 99 101 34 36
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.30D Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.30 0.27 0.30 0.27
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.42 0.39 0.42 0.39
     14–15 0.50 0.48 0.50 0.48
     16–17 0.55 0.57 0.55 0.57
GENDER
     Male 0.42 0.39 0.42 0.39
     Female 0.40 0.37 0.40 0.37
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.31 0.30 0.31 0.30
          White 0.37 0.35 0.37 0.35
          Black or African American 0.65 0.78 0.65 0.78
          American Indian or Alaska Native 4.48 1.94 4.48 1.94
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.30 1.43 1.30 1.43
          Two or More Races 1.70 2.91 1.70 2.91
     Hispanic or Latino 0.89 0.77 0.89 0.77
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.44 0.39 0.44 0.39
     Small Metro 0.47 0.45 0.47 0.45
     Nonmetro 0.66 0.64 0.66 0.64
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.27 0.25 1.01 1.10
          Marijuana 0.21 0.23 0.99 1.05
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.20 0.18 0.83 0.81
     Cigarettes 0.28 0.26 1.17 1.14
     Alcohol 0.34 0.33 1.16 1.14
          Binge Alcohol4 0.27 0.26 1.04 1.10
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.38 0.36 1.22 1.29
          Marijuana 0.31 0.31 1.18 1.23
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.31 0.31 1.10 1.08
     Cigarettes 0.34 0.35 1.18 1.21
     Alcohol 0.44 0.43 1.18 1.24
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.43 0.43 1.19 1.28
          Marijuana 0.35 0.36 1.21 1.30
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.36 0.39 1.15 1.26
     Cigarettes 0.45 0.44 1.14 1.27
     Alcohol 0.46 0.47 1.09 1.17
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.30P Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking One or More Packs of Cigarettes Per Day (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: P-Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2003 Versus 2002
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Youths' Feelings about Peers Smoking Cigarettes1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.3034   0.3034  
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.8773   0.8773  
     14–15 0.4660   0.4660  
     16–17 0.3805   0.3805  
GENDER
     Male 0.2747   0.2747  
     Female 0.7201   0.7201  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6292   0.6292  
          White 0.1081   0.1081  
          Black or African American 0.0300   0.0300  
          American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0876   0.0876  
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *  
          Asian 0.7789   0.7789  
          Two or More Races 0.1502   0.1502  
     Hispanic or Latino 0.2243   0.2243  
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.5069   0.5069  
     Small Metro 0.6108   0.6108  
     Nonmetro 0.4958   0.4958  
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.5827   0.3946  
          Marijuana 0.9185   0.2921  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.9077   0.7162  
     Cigarettes 0.1412   0.4270  
     Alcohol 0.4989   0.8801  
          Binge Alcohol4 0.7988   0.9356  
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.9328   0.2407  
          Marijuana 0.3515   0.0905  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.5324   0.2457  
     Cigarettes 0.0356   0.0816  
     Alcohol 0.4204   0.0078  
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.8115   0.7367  
          Marijuana 0.0918   0.3286  
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.3689   0.1511  
     Cigarettes 0.0012   0.1045  
     Alcohol 0.7884   0.3246  
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.31C Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 87 86 87 86
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 36 31 36 31
     14–15 48 51 48 51
     16–17 54 56 54 56
GENDER
     Male 60 61 60 61
     Female 58 61 58 61
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 80 79 80 79
          White 70 68 70 68
          Black or African American 29 33 29 33
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 5 * 5
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 14 17 14 17
          Two or More Races 9 11 9 11
     Hispanic or Latino 37 37 37 37
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 68 67 68 67
     Small Metro 44 45 44 45
     Nonmetro 31 31 31 31
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 46 43 43 44
          Marijuana 32 32 41 44
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 38 34 33 33
     Cigarettes 52 48 45 45
     Alcohol 62 58 47 51
          Binge Alcohol4 45 42 45 44
PAST YEAR
     Any Illicit Drug3 68 66 47 48
          Marijuana 51 47 46 50
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 55 57 45 44
     Cigarettes 67 64 46 49
     Alcohol 87 81 43 47
LIFETIME
     Any Illicit Drug3 82 82 45 47
          Marijuana 65 57 47 51
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 68 76 46 48
     Cigarettes 91 88 45 49
     Alcohol 94 88 40 42
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 Estimates for 2002 and 2003 are based on a revised definition of county type and are not comparable with estimates by county type published in prior NSDUH reports.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 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, 2002 and 2003.

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Table  3.31D Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice, by Demographic Characteristics (I), and Selected Drug Use, by Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana or Hashish Once or Twice (II), among Persons Aged 12 to 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2002 and 2003
(I) Demographic Characteristic and (II) Drug Use Youths' Feelings about Peers Trying Marijuana/Hashish1
Strongly/Somewhat Disapprove Neither Approve Nor Disapprove
2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35
(I) Demographic Characteristic
AGE
     12–13 0.45 0.37 0.45 0.37
     14–15 0.57 0.62 0.57 0.62
     16–17 0.68 0.68 0.68 0.68
GENDER
     Male 0.48 0.48 0.48 0.48
     Female 0.48 0.50 0.48 0.50
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.38
          White 0.45 0.44 0.45 0.44
          Black or African American 0.81 0.90 0.81 0.90
          American Indian or Alaska Native * 2.93 * 2.93
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 1.36 1.75 1.36 1.75
          Two or More Races 2.25 2.77 2.25 2.77
     Hispanic or Latino 0.96 0.92 0.96 0.92
COUNTY TYPE2
     Large Metro 0.52 0.51 0.52 0.51
     Small Metro 0.61 0.61 0.61 0.61
     Nonmetro 0.72 0.72 0.72 0.72
(II) Drug Use
PAST MONTH
     Any Illicit Drug3 0.23 0.22 0.86 0.90
          Marijuana 0.16 0.16 0.82 0.88
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 0.19 0.17 0.65 0.66
     Cigarettes