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2003 National Survey on Drug Use & Health:  Detailed Tables

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Table 7.1A Number of Days Used Marijuana in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Marijuana in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 8,886 8,365 1,489 1,453 2,998 2,788 4,399 4,124
     12–49 4,891 5,073 809 773 1,794 1,723 2,288 2,577
     50–99 2,675 2,683 363 401 908 914 1,404 1,368
     100–299 6,174 6,019 887 835 2,201 2,244 3,086 2,940
     300 or More 3,129 3,090 358a 282 1,336 1,375 1,435 1,433
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 3,561 3,905 579 646 1,283 1,238 1,699 2,021
     3–5 2,691 2,515 394 376 874 855 1,423 1,284
     6–19 3,576 3,324 447 467 1,221 1,227 1,908 1,630
     20 or More 4,756 4,894 603b 482 1,997 2,079 2,156 2,332
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.1B Number of Days Used Marijuana in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Marijuana in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 34.5 33.2 38.1 38.8 32.5 30.8 34.9 33.1
     12–49 19.0 20.1 20.7 20.6 19.4 19.1 18.1 20.7
     50–99 10.4 10.6 9.3 10.7 9.8 10.1 11.1 11.0
     100–299 24.0 23.9 22.7 22.3 23.8 24.8 24.5 23.6
     300 or More 12.2 12.2 9.2 7.5 14.5 15.2 11.4 11.5
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 24.4 26.7 28.6a 32.8 23.9 22.9 23.6 27.8
     3–5 18.4 17.2 19.5 19.1 16.3 15.8 19.8 17.7
     6–19 24.5 22.7 22.1 23.7 22.7 22.7 26.5 22.4
     20 or More 32.6 33.4 29.8b 24.4 37.2 38.5 30.0 32.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.2A Number of Days Used Cocaine in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Cocaine in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 3,073 3,108 327 287 1,244 1,224 1,502 1,597
     12–49 1,298 1,343 97 72 477 505 723 766
     50–99 630 698 37 36 184 202 410 460
     100–299 780 675 38 33 165 143 578 499
     300 or More 121 84 10 10 17 24 94 51
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 941 1,153 * 93 375 412 492 647
     3–5 472 616 * 22 147 164 282 430
     6–19 494 379 22 30 86 92 386 258
     20 or More 113 133 7 8 23 29 83 96
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.2B Number of Days Used Cocaine in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Cocaine in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 52.1 52.6 64.3 65.6 59.6 58.3 45.4 47.4
     12–49 22.0 22.7 19.2 16.4 22.9 24.1 21.9 22.7
     50–99 10.7 11.8 7.3 8.3 8.8 9.6 12.4 13.6
     100–299 13.2 11.4 7.4 7.5 7.9 6.8 17.5 14.8
     300 or More 2.0 1.4 1.9 2.2 0.8 1.1 2.8 1.5
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 46.6 50.6 * 61.1 59.5 59.2 39.5 45.2
     3–5 23.4 27.0 * 14.3 23.3 23.5 22.7 30.1
     6–19 24.5a 16.6 15.3 19.4 13.6 13.1 31.1b 18.0
     20 or More 5.6 5.8 4.6 5.3 3.6 4.1 6.7 6.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.3A Number of Days Used Hallucinogens in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Hallucinogens in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 3,437b 2,886 600 523 1,936b 1,580 901 783
     12–49 875b 668 208a 151 462b 345 204 172
     50–99 288 227 78 58 126 124 84 45
     100–299 146 135 57 40 84 52 5 *
     300 or More 4a 19 2 6 3 10 * 3
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 970a 782 162 194 458 418 * *
     3–5 159 152 56b 25 102 83 * *
     6–19 47 93 29 35 16 34 * *
     20 or More 20 15 7 6 12 9 * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.3B Number of Days Used Hallucinogens in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Hallucinogens in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 72.4 73.3 63.5 67.2 74.2 74.8 75.5 74.9
     12–49 18.4 17.0 22.0 19.4 17.7 16.4 17.1 16.4
     50–99 6.1 5.8 8.3 7.5 4.8 5.9 7.0 4.3
     100–299 3.1 3.4 6.0 5.1 3.2 2.5 0.4 *
     300 or More 0.1a 0.5 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.5 * 0.3
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 81.1 75.0 63.6a 74.6 77.8 76.8 * *
     3–5 13.3 14.6 21.9b 9.8 17.4 15.3 * *
     6–19 3.9a 8.9 11.5 13.4 2.8a 6.2 * *
     20 or More 1.7 1.5 2.9 2.3 2.1 1.7 * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.4A Number of Days Used Inhalants in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Inhalants in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 1,325 1,410 661 720 483 520 * *
     12–49 478 370 241 220 142a 87 * *
     50–99 138 155 86 102 43 34 * *
     100–299 132 130 80 67 17 21 * *
     300 or More 11 10 11 10 * * * *
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 435 377 198 201 * * * *
     3–5 113 115 59 73 23 * * *
     6–19 75 56 33 29 * * * *
     20 or More 12 23 12 16 * * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.4B Number of Days Used Inhalants in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Inhalants in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 63.6 67.9 61.3 64.3 70.4a 78.5 * *
     12–49 22.9a 17.8 22.3 19.6 20.8b 13.1 * *
     50–99 6.6 7.5 8.0 9.1 6.3 5.2 * *
     100–299 6.3 6.3 7.4 6.0 2.5 3.2 * *
     300 or More 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.9 * * * *
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 68.5 66.1 65.6 63.0 * * * *
     3–5 17.7 20.2 19.4 22.7 15.0 * * *
     6–19 11.9 9.8 11.0 9.1 * * * *
     20 or More 1.9 4.0 4.0 5.1 * * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.5A Number of Days Used Cigarettes in the Past Month among Past Month Users and the Number of Cigarettes Smoked Per Day among Daily Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED CIGARETTES IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 6,072 5,521 723 760 1,533 1,539 3,817 3,222
     3–5 4,024 4,180 494a 391 1,174 1,182 2,356 2,607
     6–19 6,215 5,954 550 513 1,714 1,651 3,951 3,789
     20–29 6,087 6,791 420 475 1,680 1,666 3,986 4,649
     30 38,738 37,989 1,021a 904 6,549 6,726 31,168 30,359
NUMBER OF CIGARETTES SMOKED PER DAY AMONG DAILY SMOKERS
     Fewer Than 6 6,012 6,152 362 324 1,371 1,492 4,280 4,337
     6–15 (1/2 Pack) 12,081 11,490 434 381 2,610 2,731 9,036 8,378
     16–25 (1 Pack) 13,879 13,823 180 172 2,121 2,097 11,578 11,554
     26 or More (More Than a Pack) 6,641 6,461 41 27 435 397 6,165 6,037
     Not Reported 125 63 5 1 12 9 109 53
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.5B Number of Days Used Cigarettes in the Past Month among Past Month Users and the Number of Cigarettes Smoked Per Day among Daily Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED CIGARETTES IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 9.9 9.1 22.5 25.0 12.1 12.1 8.4 7.2
     3–5 6.6 6.9 15.4a 12.8 9.3 9.3 5.2 5.8
     6–19 10.2 9.9 17.2 16.9 13.6 12.9 8.7 8.5
     20–29 10.0a 11.2 13.1a 15.6 13.3 13.1 8.8a 10.4
     30 63.4 62.9 31.8 29.7 51.8 52.7 68.8 68.0
NUMBER OF CIGARETTES SMOKED PER DAY AMONG DAILY SMOKERS
     Fewer Than 6 15.5 16.2 35.4 35.8 20.9 22.2 13.7 14.3
     6–15 (1/2 Pack) 31.2 30.2 42.5 42.1 39.9 40.6 29.0 27.6
     16–25 (1 Pack) 35.8 36.4 17.6 19.0 32.4 31.2 37.1 38.1
     26 or More (More Than a Pack) 17.1 17.0 4.0 2.9 6.6 5.9 19.8 19.9
     Not Reported 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.6A Number of Days Used Alcohol in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Alcohol in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 36,677 35,813 4,018 3,914 5,022 5,084 27,636 26,814
     12–49 40,426 40,508 2,265 2,386 6,723 6,771 31,438 31,351
     50–99 24,479 24,412 1,140 1,170 4,361 4,571 18,977 18,672
     100–299 44,217 44,169 1,039 1,003 7,366 7,619 35,812 35,548
     300 or More 9,678 9,638 102 89 681 733 8,896 8,816
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 34,512 33,967 2,022 2,132 5,236 5,350 27,254 26,486
     3–5 32,078 31,309 1,252 1,264 5,372 5,521 25,454 24,523
     6–19 33,485 34,636 926 893 6,411 6,775 26,148 26,969
     20 or More 19,745 19,053 165 137 1,741 1,820 17,839 17,095
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.6B Number of Days Used Alcohol in the Past Year among Past Year Users and the Number of Days Used Alcohol in the Past Month among Past Month Users, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Frequency of Use Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST YEAR AMONG PAST YEAR USERS
     1–11 23.6 23.2 46.9 45.7 20.8 20.5 22.5 22.1
     12–49 26.0 26.2 26.5 27.9 27.8 27.3 25.6 25.9
     50–99 15.7 15.8 13.3 13.7 18.1 18.4 15.5 15.4
     100–299 28.4 28.6 12.1 11.7 30.5 30.7 29.2 29.3
     300 or More 6.2 6.2 1.2 1.0 2.8 3.0 7.2 7.3
NUMBER OF DAYS USED IN PAST MONTH AMONG PAST MONTH USERS
     1–2 28.8 28.6 46.3 48.2 27.9 27.5 28.2 27.9
     3–5 26.8 26.3 28.7 28.6 28.6 28.4 26.3 25.8
     6–19 27.9 29.1 21.2 20.2 34.2 34.8 27.0 28.4
     20 or More 16.5 16.0 3.8 3.1 9.3 9.4 18.4 18.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.7B Alcohol Use in the Past Month and Measures of Past Month Alcohol Consumption, by Detailed Age Categories: 2003
Age Category Percentage Using Alcohol in Past Month MEASURES OF PAST MONTH ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AMONG PAST MONTH ALCOHOL USERS
Average Number of Days Used Alcohol in Past Month Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per Day of Use in Past Month1 Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per User in Past Month1,2 Total Number (in Thousands) of Drinks Consumed in Past Month3
TOTAL 50.1 8.5 3.1 29.6 3,522,777
12 2.9 2.6 2.9 11.2 1,337
13 6.1 3.1 2.5 11.2 2,947
14 13.1 3.9 3.5 21.5 11,660
15 20.9 4.4 4.2 27.4 23,647
16 28.5 4.7 5.0 30.8 36,776
17 35.3 5.2 5.7 36.8 53,130
18 43.7 6.1 5.3 39.9 80,242
19 52.4 6.7 5.2 44.5 90,719
20 59.6 6.9 5.0 42.2 101,369
21 69.7 7.9 4.5 42.6 116,553
22 69.8 7.8 4.1 37.7 105,531
23 67.4 7.7 4.2 36.9 99,726
24 65.5 7.9 4.2 39.5 94,012
25 66.1 7.3 4.0 33.5 80,474
26–29 61.7 7.4 4.0 33.2 302,429
30–34 59.2 6.9 3.1 25.6 306,033
35–39 59.5 8.1 2.9 27.8 346,559
40–44 58.6 8.2 2.9 30.5 405,062
45–49 57.7 9.6 2.6 29.2 360,999
50–54 54.0 9.6 2.4 29.2 314,961
55–59 52.9 9.1 2.2 23.6 186,296
60–64 46.2 9.6 2.0 22.1 119,896
65 or Older 34.4 11.8 1.7 24.1 284,148
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 The number of drinks consumed per user in the past month is defined as the product of the number of days that a respondent used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per day on the days that alcohol was used in the past month.
3 The total number of drinks consumed in the past month is defined as the product of the total number of persons who used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per user in the past month.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003.

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Table 7.8B Alcohol Use in the Past Month and Measures of Past Month Alcohol Consumption, by Demographic Characteristics: 2003
Demographic Characteristic Percentage Using Alcohol in Past Month MEASURES OF PAST MONTH ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AMONG PAST MONTH ALCOHOL USERS
Average Number of Days Used Alcohol in Past Month Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per Day of Use in Past Month1 Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per User in Past Month1,2 Total Number (in Thousands) of Drinks Consumed in Past Month3
TOTAL 50.1 8.5 3.1 29.6 3,522,777
AGE
     12–17 17.7 4.5 4.7 29.5 130,690
     18–25 61.4 7.4 4.5 39.5 768,236
     26 or Older 52.5 8.9 2.7 27.6 2,625,251
GENDER
     Male 57.3 9.7 3.5 37.9 2,498,589
     Female 43.2 7.0 2.5 19.2 1,019,686
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 51.3 8.8 3.0 29.5 3,147,576
          White 54.4 9.1 3.0 30.3 2,742,256
          Black or African American 37.9 7.2 2.8 26.8 278,643
          American Indian or Alaska Native 42.0 7.9 5.3 44.4 23,422
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 43.3 8.4 6.0 66.8 14,191
          Asian 39.8 6.0 2.1 14.5 56,320
          Two or More Races 44.4 7.4 3.1 26.6 30,428
     Hispanic or Latino 41.5 6.1 3.8 30.3 375,714
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 The number of drinks consumed per user in the past month is defined as the product of the number of days that a respondent used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per day on the days that alcohol was used in the past month.
3 The total number of drinks consumed in the past month is defined as the product of the total number of persons who used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per user in the past month.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003.

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Table 7.9B Alcohol Use in the Past Month and Measures of Past Month Alcohol Consumption among Persons Aged 12 to 20, by Demographic Characteristics: 2003
Demographic Characteristic Percentage Using Alcohol in Past Month MEASURES OF PAST MONTH ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AMONG PAST MONTH ALCOHOL USERS
Average Number of Days Used Alcohol in Past Month Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per Day of Use in Past Month1 Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per User in Past Month1,2 Total Number (in Thousands) of Drinks Consumed in Past Month3
TOTAL 29.0 5.8 5.0 37.3 405,179
GENDER
     Male 29.9 6.5 5.9 48.7 278,599
     Female 28.1 5.0 4.0 24.7 127,232
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 29.7 5.8 5.0 36.9 342,970
          White 33.2 6.0 5.3 39.3 304,640
          Black or African American 18.2 4.7 2.9 20.0 20,072
          American Indian or Alaska Native 26.0 5.0 7.3 39.8 2,603
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 7.6 10.5 * *
          Asian 18.2 5.4 3.3 25.7 7,141
          Two or More Races 27.7 4.8 4.0 22.6 3,357
     Hispanic or Latino 25.6 5.6 5.0 39.3 62,308
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 33.8 6.7 6.2 50.8 204,425
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 32.6 5.2 4.3 26.9 100,452
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 19.5 5.4 3.4 27.8 15,065
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 17.0 3.7 2.5 11.5 5,335
     Male, Hispanic 27.8 6.4 6.1 52.8 47,362
     Female, Hispanic 23.2 4.6 3.6 21.8 14,983
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 The number of drinks consumed per user in the past month is defined as the product of the number of days that a respondent used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per day on the days that alcohol was used in the past month.
3 The total number of drinks consumed in the past month is defined as the product of the total number of persons who used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per user in the past month.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003.

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Table 7.10B Alcohol Use in the Past Month and Measures of Past Month Alcohol Consumption among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: 2003
Demographic Characteristic Percentage Using Alcohol in Past Month MEASURES OF PAST MONTH ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AMONG PAST MONTH ALCOHOL USERS
Average Number of Days Used Alcohol in Past Month Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per Day of Use in Past Month1 Average Number of Drinks Consumed Per User in Past Month1,2 Total Number (in Thousands) of Drinks Consumed in Past Month3
TOTAL 54.0 8.7 2.9 28.9 3,121,377
GENDER
     Male 62.8 10.0 3.3 36.9 2,223,324
     Female 45.9 7.2 2.3 18.7 893,448
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 55.1 9.0 2.8 28.9 2,807,824
          White 57.8 9.4 2.8 29.5 2,440,589
          Black or African American 42.8 7.5 2.8 27.5 258,065
          American Indian or Alaska Native 46.0 8.3 5.1 44.9 20,765
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 8.6 4.8 63.3 *
          Asian 43.8 6.1 2.0 13.6 49,277
          Two or More Races 48.8 7.8 3.0 27.2 27,048
     Hispanic or Latino 45.6 6.2 3.6 29.0 313,653
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
     Male, White, Not Hispanic 65.4 10.7 3.2 38.1 1,712,483
     Female, White, Not Hispanic 50.8 7.7 2.3 19.2 724,739
     Male, Black, Not Hispanic 55.7 8.9 3.2 34.9 187,080
     Female, Black, Not Hispanic 32.7 5.6 2.3 17.4 70,060
     Male, Hispanic 56.3 7.1 4.2 36.5 247,806
     Female, Hispanic 34.5 4.6 2.6 15.9 63,833
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 The number of drinks consumed per user in the past month is defined as the product of the number of days that a respondent used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per day on the days that alcohol was used in the past month.
3 The total number of drinks consumed in the past month is defined as the product of the total number of persons who used alcohol in the past month and the average number of drinks consumed per user in the past month.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003.

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Table 7.11B Cigarette Use in the Past Month and Measures of Past Month Cigarette Consumption, by Detailed Age Categories: 2003
Age Category Percentage Using Cigarettes in Past Month MEASURES OF PAST MONTH CIGARETTE CONSUMPTION AMONG PAST MONTH CIGARETTE USERS
Average Number of Days Smoked Cigarettes in Past Month Average Number of Cigarettes Smoked Per Day of Use in Past Month1 Average Number of Cigarettes Smoked Per User in Past Month1,2 Total Number (in Thousands) of Cigarettes Smoked in Past Month3
TOTAL 25.4 23.1 13.0 353.5 21,365,684
12 1.7 7.1 2.0 29.1 2,054
13 3.3 7.7 2.8 42.9 6,145
14 8.4 11.5 3.8 71.9 24,966
15 13.6 13.7 4.3 97.3 54,636
16 20.1 15.8 5.4 121.3 102,062
17 26.4 18.8 6.4 164.0 177,071
18 33.7 19.2 7.3 192.5 298,648
19 37.2 20.0 7.7 200.4 289,503
20 44.1 20.3 8.3 218.7 388,077
21 42.0 21.6 9.3 256.1 421,678
22 43.5 21.7 9.4 254.1 444,473
23 41.6 21.8 9.8 265.5 442,267
24 42.1 21.5 9.8 260.1 398,466
25 38.6 21.5 10.0 274.6 384,502
26–29 36.8 22.1 10.7 290.3 1,577,337
30–34 30.9 22.9 12.3 332.3 2,071,481
35–39 29.0 24.6 14.4 391.9 2,382,094
40–44 31.1 24.7 15.4 424.7 2,999,420
45–49 28.9 24.8 15.9 433.4 2,678,648
50–54 25.0 24.5 16.9 468.6 2,339,248
55–59 21.8 25.0 19.1 530.2 1,727,401
60–64 16.5 25.3 13.5 376.0 730,790
65 or Older 10.0 25.2 14.7 411.9 1,418,657
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 The number of cigarettes smoked per user in the past month is defined as the product of the number of days that a respondent smoked cigarettes in the past month and the average number of cigarettes smoked per day on the days that cigarettes were smoked in the past month.
3 The total number of cigarettes smoked in the past month is defined as the product of the total number of persons who smoked cigarettes in the past month and the average number of cigarettes smoked per user in the past month.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003.

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Table 7.12B Cigarette Use in the Past Month and Measures of Past Month Cigarette Consumption, by Demographic Characteristics: 2003
Demographic Characteristic Percentage Using Cigarettes in Past Month MEASURES OF PAST MONTH CIGARETTE CONSUMPTION AMONG PAST MONTH CIGARETTE USERS
Average Number of Days Smoked Cigarettes in Past Month Average Number of Cigarettes Smoked Per Day of Use in Past Month1 Average Number of Cigarettes Smoked Per User in Past Month1,2 Total Number (in Thousands) of Cigarettes Smoked in Past Month3
TOTAL 25.4 23.1 13.0 353.5 21,365,684
AGE
     12–17 12.2 15.4 5.2 121.0 368,318
     18–25 40.2 21.0 9.0 240.4 3,068,598
     26 or Older 24.7 24.2 14.6 401.7 17,924,305
GENDER
     Male 28.1 23.1 13.8 374.3 12,077,293
     Female 23.0 23.0 12.0 329.7 9,288,455
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 26.0 23.8 13.7 377.8 20,416,113
          White 26.6 24.2 14.7 409.4 18,136,437
          Black or African American 25.9 21.7 9.0 223.5 1,587,069
          American Indian or Alaska Native 36.1 20.1 8.7 236.6 107,367
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 33.1 21.6 8.6 242.1 39,292
          Asian 12.6 21.3 8.3 217.5 267,285
          Two or More Races 30.7 23.3 12.5 349.2 275,736
     Hispanic or Latino 21.4 17.3 6.3 147.3 942,265
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Respondents with missing data were excluded.
2 The number of cigarettes smoked per user in the past month is defined as the product of the number of days that a respondent smoked cigarettes in the past month and the average number of cigarettes smoked per day on the days that cigarettes were smoked in the past month.
3 The total number of cigarettes smoked in the past month is defined as the product of the total number of persons who smoked cigarettes in the past month and the average number of cigarettes smoked per user in the past month.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003.

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Table 7.13A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 11,916 11,974 7,606 7,496
     Marijuana and Hashish 9,499 9,768 5,085 4,870
     Cocaine 1,671 1,869 348 412
          Crack 519 548 48 56
     Heroin 126 104 40 15
     Hallucinogens 866 752 331 291
          LSD 95 95 17 39
          PCP 55 48 * *
          Ecstasy 511b 333 165 137
     Inhalants 285 274 350 296
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 3,567 3,485 2,643 2,851
          Pain Relievers 2,450 2,573 1,927 2,120
          Tranquilizers 1,203 1,188 601 642
          Stimulants 850 782 368 410
               Methamphetamine 469 460 128 148
          Sedatives 289a 168 147 126
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 5,390 5,243 3,387 3,605
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.13B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 19.5 19.8 4.4 4.2
     Marijuana and Hashish 15.5 16.2 2.9 2.7
     Cocaine 2.7 3.1 0.2 0.2
          Crack 0.8 0.9 0.0 0.0
     Heroin 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
     Hallucinogens 1.4 1.2 0.2 0.2
          LSD 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
          PCP 0.1 0.1 * *
          Ecstasy 0.8b 0.6 0.1 0.1
     Inhalants 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.2
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 5.8 5.8 1.5 1.6
          Pain Relievers 4.0 4.3 1.1 1.2
          Tranquilizers 2.0 2.0 0.3 0.4
          Stimulants 1.4 1.3 0.2 0.2
               Methamphetamine 0.8 0.8 0.1 0.1
          Sedatives 0.5a 0.3 0.1 0.1
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 8.8 8.7 1.9 2.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.14A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 1,543 1,473 1,335 1,338
     Marijuana and Hashish 1,304 1,277 719 695
     Cocaine 124 116 22 37
          Crack 23 26 4 7
     Heroin 9 14 2 4
     Hallucinogens 182 182 73 78
          LSD 50 36 11 15
          PCP 21 14 2 7
          Ecstasy 98 74 26 17
     Inhalants 124 137 177 183
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 445 460 535 536
          Pain Relievers 346 364 448 437
          Tranquilizers 140 131 48b 95
          Stimulants 117 136 83 85
               Methamphetamine 48 48 15 21
          Sedatives 24 27 23 20
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 681 660 739 756
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.14B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 48.1 48.4 6.2 6.1
     Marijuana and Hashish 40.6 41.9 3.3 3.2
     Cocaine 3.9 3.8 0.1 0.2
          Crack 0.7 0.8 0.0 0.0
     Heroin 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.0
     Hallucinogens 5.7 6.0 0.3 0.4
          LSD 1.5 1.2 0.1 0.1
          PCP 0.7 0.5 0.0 0.0
          Ecstasy 3.1 2.4 0.1 0.1
     Inhalants 3.9 4.5 0.8 0.8
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 13.9 15.1 2.5 2.4
          Pain Relievers 10.8 12.0 2.1 2.0
          Tranquilizers 4.4 4.3 0.2b 0.4
          Stimulants 3.6 4.5 0.4 0.4
               Methamphetamine 1.5 1.6 0.1 0.1
          Sedatives 0.7 0.9 0.1 0.1
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 21.2 21.7 3.4 3.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.15A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 4,500 4,490 1,764 1,945
     Marijuana and Hashish 4,003 3,869 1,373 1,530
     Cocaine 533 576 98 120
          Crack 51 51 2 3
     Heroin 35 24 4 1
     Hallucinogens 458 426 131 119
          LSD 30 47 6 20
          PCP 14 29 1 *
          Ecstasy 286b 191 69 39
     Inhalants 108 81 42 53
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 1,201 1,332 482 581
          Pain Relievers 899 1,019 363a 467
          Tranquilizers 380 394 108 132
          Stimulants 306 301 80 99
               Methamphetamine 133 161 27 24
          Sedatives 37 43 12 16
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 1,804 1,898 655 768
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.15B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 35.6 35.2 9.6 10.3
     Marijuana and Hashish 31.6 30.3 7.5 8.1
     Cocaine 4.2 4.5 0.5 0.6
          Crack 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.0
     Heroin 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0
     Hallucinogens 3.6 3.3 0.7 0.6
          LSD 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.1
          PCP 0.1 0.2 0.0 *
          Ecstasy 2.3b 1.5 0.4a 0.2
     Inhalants 0.9 0.6 0.2 0.3
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 9.5 10.4 2.6 3.1
          Pain Relievers 7.1 8.0 2.0a 2.5
          Tranquilizers 3.0 3.1 0.6 0.7
          Stimulants 2.4 2.4 0.4 0.5
               Methamphetamine 1.0 1.3 0.1 0.1
          Sedatives 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 14.3 14.9 3.6 4.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.16A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 5,873 6,011 4,507 4,213
     Marijuana and Hashish 4,192 4,622 2,993 2,645
     Cocaine 1,015 1,177 229 254
          Crack 445 471 43 47
     Heroin 81 66 35 10
     Hallucinogens 225 144 127 94
          LSD 15 12 * *
          PCP 20 5 * *
          Ecstasy 127 69 70 80
     Inhalants 53 56 130 60
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 1,922 1,693 1,627 1,734
          Pain Relievers 1,205 1,190 1,116 1,216
          Tranquilizers 683 663 446 415
          Stimulants 427 345 204 225
               Methamphetamine 289 250 86 103
          Sedatives 228a 98 112 91
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 2,905 2,686 1,992 2,081
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.16B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG1 13.0 13.5 3.4 3.1
     Marijuana and Hashish 9.3 10.4 2.2 1.9
     Cocaine 2.2 2.6 0.2 0.2
          Crack 1.0 1.1 0.0 0.0
     Heroin 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0
     Hallucinogens 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1
          LSD 0.0 0.0 * *
          PCP 0.0 0.0 * *
          Ecstasy 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1
     Inhalants 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 4.2 3.8 1.2 1.3
          Pain Relievers 2.7 2.7 0.8 0.9
          Tranquilizers 1.5 1.5 0.3 0.3
          Stimulants 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.2
               Methamphetamine 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.1
          Sedatives 0.5a 0.2 0.1 0.1
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA1 6.4 6.0 1.5 1.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

40405

Table 7.17A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 5,178 5,247 6,307 6,216 3,853 4,136 4,185 3,871
     Marijuana and Hashish 4,327 4,266 5,079 5,185 2,912 2,999 2,266 2,189
     Cocaine 904 1,096 695 646 206 316 215 222
          Crack 187 219 181 133 81 123 118 129
     Heroin 26 24 54 39 18 28 69 28
     Hallucinogens 472 424 435 325 129 163 161 131
          LSD 31a 68 56 46 15 5 10 14
          PCP 17 24 29 26 * * 10 *
          Ecstasy 268b 158 252a 156 88 111 69 44
     Inhalants 125 125 123 132 93 97 293 216
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 1,486 1,697 1,730 1,670 1,137 1,330 1,858 1,639
          Pain Relievers 1,046a 1,281 1,258 1,228 717 874 1,357 1,310
          Tranquilizers 470 563 501 517 398 454 435 296
          Stimulants 481 480 323 336 163 197 251 179
               Methamphetamine 236 269 162 160 80 99 120 79
          Sedatives 90 98 124 66 119 84 104 47
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 2,363 2,612 2,561 2,452 1,469 1,730 2,385 2,055
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.17B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 32.6 32.5 16.6 16.5 5.8 6.3 3.6 3.3
     Marijuana and Hashish 27.3 26.4 13.4 13.8 4.4 4.6 2.0 1.8
     Cocaine 5.7 6.8 1.8 1.7 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.2
          Crack 1.2 1.4 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
     Heroin 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
     Hallucinogens 3.0 2.6 1.1 0.9 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
          LSD 0.2a 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
          PCP 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.0 *
          Ecstasy 1.7b 1.0 0.7a 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0
     Inhalants 0.8 0.8 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 9.4 10.5 4.6 4.4 1.7 2.0 1.6 1.4
          Pain Relievers 6.6a 7.9 3.3 3.3 1.1 1.3 1.2 1.1
          Tranquilizers 3.0 3.5 1.3 1.4 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.2
          Stimulants 3.0 3.0 0.9 0.9 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2
               Methamphetamine 1.5 1.7 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
          Sedatives 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 14.9 16.2 6.8 6.5 2.2 2.7 2.1 1.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.18A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 422 421 887 913 435 428 1,134 1,049
     Marijuana and Hashish 366 366 728 763 336 311 593 531
     Cocaine 44 56 63 57 15 20 23 20
          Crack 17 21 4 6 * 1 4 4
     Heroin 3 7 6 8 * 0 3 3
     Hallucinogens 61 89 90 86 36 27 68 57
          LSD 20 22 25 16 6 1 10 12
          PCP 3 10 9 8 2 * 10 2
          Ecstasy 24 40 50 28 15 11 34a 13
     Inhalants 38 39 55 76 36 53 172 152
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 135a 188 287 282 122 114 436 413
          Pain Relievers 112 151 236 213 87 99 360 339
          Tranquilizers 44 68 68 78 25 20 50 61
          Stimulants 39 66 67 74 28 23 66 58
               Methamphetamine 20 29 24 12 10 10 10 18
          Sedatives 4 12 17 14 8 6 18 15
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 213 242 391 396 176 181 641 598
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.18B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 67.0 64.5 44.1 45.5 25.2 24.2 5.6 5.1
     Marijuana and Hashish 58.1 56.1 36.2 38.0 19.5 17.6 2.9 2.6
     Cocaine 7.1 8.5 3.1 2.9 0.9 1.2 0.1 0.1
          Crack 2.8 3.2 0.2 0.3 * 0.1 0.0 0.0
     Heroin 0.4 1.1 0.3 0.4 * 0.0 0.0 0.0
     Hallucinogens 9.7 13.7 4.5 4.3 2.1 1.5 0.3 0.3
          LSD 3.1 3.3 1.3 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1
          PCP 0.5 1.6 0.4 0.4 0.1 * 0.0 0.0
          Ecstasy 3.8 6.1 2.5 1.4 0.9 0.6 0.2a 0.1
     Inhalants 6.1 6.0 2.7 3.8 2.1 3.0 0.8 0.7
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 21.5a 28.8 14.2 14.1 7.1 6.5 2.1 2.0
          Pain Relievers 17.7 23.1 11.7 10.6 5.0 5.6 1.8 1.6
          Tranquilizers 7.0 10.4 3.4 3.9 1.4 1.1 0.2 0.3
          Stimulants 6.2 10.1 3.3 3.7 1.6 1.3 0.3 0.3
               Methamphetamine 3.1 4.5 1.2 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.1
          Sedatives 0.7 1.8 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 33.8 37.2 19.4 19.7 10.2 10.2 3.1 2.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.19A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 2,277 2,336 2,255 2,307 906 1,013 827 778
     Marijuana and Hashish 2,020 2,015 1,968 1,990 797 872 590 522
     Cocaine 346 425 211 196 39 42 35 34
          Crack 21 23 17 21 10 7 5 4
     Heroin 11 10 12 8 1 * 15 6
     Hallucinogens 257 262 235 180 54 57 43 46
          LSD 11a 35 16 26 9 4 * 2
          PCP 1 11 14 16 * * * 3
          Ecstasy 155b 95 140a 81 34 28 25 26
     Inhalants 70 58 50 35 5 22 25 19
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 680 766 552 623 201 229 250 295
          Pain Relievers 510 585 420 480 135 175 197 246
          Tranquilizers 213 252 171 165 51 68 52 40
          Stimulants 211 191 101 137 41 33 33 39
               Methamphetamine 80 74 44 70 20 17 16 24
          Sedatives 18 26 25 19 0 3 5 10
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 1,032 1,147 841 874 256 296 330 348
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.19B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 49.2 48.8 27.9 27.5 14.9 16.1 6.7 6.3
     Marijuana and Hashish 43.7 42.1 24.4 23.7 13.2 13.9 4.8 4.3
     Cocaine 7.5 8.9 2.6 2.3 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.3
          Crack 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0
     Heroin 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 * 0.1 0.1
     Hallucinogens 5.6 5.5 2.9 2.1 0.9 0.9 0.4 0.4
          LSD 0.2a 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1 * 0.0
          PCP 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 * * * 0.0
          Ecstasy 3.4b 2.0 1.7b 1.0 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.2
     Inhalants 1.5 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 14.7 16.0 6.8 7.4 3.3 3.6 2.0 2.4
          Pain Relievers 11.0 12.2 5.2 5.7 2.2 2.8 1.6 2.0
          Tranquilizers 4.6 5.3 2.1 2.0 0.8 1.1 0.4 0.3
          Stimulants 4.6 4.0 1.3 1.6 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.3
               Methamphetamine 1.7 1.5 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.2
          Sedatives 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 22.3 24.0 10.4 10.4 4.2 4.7 2.7 2.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.20A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 2,479 2,490 3,165 2,997 2,512 2,694 2,224 2,043
     Marijuana and Hashish 1,941 1,885 2,382 2,431 1,779 1,816 1,083 1,136
     Cocaine 513 616 420 393 152 254 157 168
          Crack 148 175 161 107 71 115 109 120
     Heroin 12 7 36 23 17 28 51 19
     Hallucinogens 154 73 110 60 39 78 50 28
          LSD * 11 15 4 * * * *
          PCP 13 3 7 2 * * * *
          Ecstasy 88a 24 61 47 38 73 9 5
     Inhalants 17 28 18 21 52 23 97 44
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 671 743 891 765 814 987 1,172 931
          Pain Relievers 424 545 602 535 496 600 800 726
          Tranquilizers 213 243 262 274 322 366 333 195
          Stimulants 231 224 155 125 94 141 151 81
               Methamphetamine 137 166 95 78 50 72 93 36
          Sedatives 67 61 81 33 111 75 81a 21
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 1,118 1,222 1,329 1,181 1,037 1,254 1,413 1,110
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.20B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY ILLICIT DRUG2 23.4 23.3 11.4 11.0 4.3 4.7 2.7 2.4
     Marijuana and Hashish 18.3 17.6 8.6 8.9 3.1 3.2 1.3 1.3
     Cocaine 4.8 5.8 1.5 1.4 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.2
          Crack 1.4 1.6 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
     Heroin 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
     Hallucinogens 1.4 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
          LSD * 0.1 0.1 0.0 * * * *
          PCP 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 * * * *
          Ecstasy 0.8a 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
     Inhalants 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 6.3 6.9 3.2 2.8 1.4 1.7 1.4 1.1
          Pain Relievers 4.0 5.1 2.2 2.0 0.9 1.1 1.0 0.8
          Tranquilizers 2.0 2.3 0.9 1.0 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.2
          Stimulants 2.2 2.1 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1
               Methamphetamine 1.3 1.6 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
          Sedatives 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1a 0.0
ANY ILLICIT DRUG OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 10.5 11.4 4.8 4.3 1.8 2.2 1.7 1.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 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.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.21A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 10,363 10,323
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 2,946 2,946 4,841 4,779
     Cigars 7,358 7,354 5,394 5,483
     Pipe Tobacco 902 837 915 782
ALCOHOL 40,688 39,747 79,133 79,217
     Binge Alcohol Use2 26,323 26,258 27,464 27,512
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 9,722 9,953 6,138 6,191
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.21B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 6.0 5.8
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 4.8 4.9 2.8 2.7
     Cigars 12.0 12.2 3.1 3.1
     Pipe Tobacco 1.5 1.4 0.5 0.4
ALCOHOL 66.6 65.8 45.5 44.7
     Binge Alcohol Use2 43.1 43.4 15.8 15.5
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 15.9 16.5 3.5 3.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.22A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 558 566
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 273 279 215 232
     Cigars 773 777 344 338
     Pipe Tobacco 91 120 46 40
ALCOHOL 1,893 1,867 2,472 2,558
     Binge Alcohol Use2 1,435 1,438 1,206 1,221
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 449 472 181 180
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.22B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 2.6 2.6
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 8.5 9.2 1.0 1.1
     Cigars 24.1 25.5 1.6 1.5
     Pipe Tobacco 2.8 3.9 0.2 0.2
ALCOHOL 59.0 61.4 11.5 11.7
     Binge Alcohol Use2 44.7 47.2 5.6 5.6
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 14.0 15.5 0.8 0.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.23A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 1,399 1,437
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 1,009 1,023 493 462
     Cigars 2,479 2,618 938 1,004
     Pipe Tobacco 271 222 61 71
ALCOHOL 9,896 10,036 8,863a 9,430
     Binge Alcohol Use2 7,776 7,960 4,923 5,228
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 3,293 3,383 1,332 1,405
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.23B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 7.6 7.6
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 8.0 8.0 2.7 2.4
     Cigars 19.6 20.5 5.1 5.3
     Pipe Tobacco 2.1 1.7 0.3 0.4
ALCOHOL 78.2 78.6 48.2 49.7
     Binge Alcohol Use2 61.5 62.4 26.8 27.6
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 26.0 26.5 7.3 7.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.24A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 8,405 8,319
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 1,664 1,643 4,133 4,085
     Cigars 4,105 3,960 4,112 4,140
     Pipe Tobacco 540 495 808 671
ALCOHOL 28,898 27,844 67,798 67,229
     Binge Alcohol Use2 17,112 16,860 21,335 21,064
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 5,981 6,098 4,624 4,605
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.24B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Past Month Cigarette Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug CIGARETTE USE IN PAST MONTH
Any Use No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO1 N/A N/A 6.3 6.1
     Cigarettes N/A N/A N/A N/A
     Smokeless Tobacco 3.7 3.7 3.1 3.0
     Cigars 9.1 8.9 3.1 3.0
     Pipe Tobacco 1.2 1.1 0.6 0.5
ALCOHOL 63.8 62.4 50.6 49.3
     Binge Alcohol Use2 37.8 37.8 15.9 15.5
          Heavy Alcohol Use2 13.2 13.7 3.4 3.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
2 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.25A Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 11,259 11,444 19,345 19,298 17,309 16,245 23,585 23,771
     Cigarettes 9,722 9,953 16,601 16,305 14,365 13,489 20,449 20,687
     Smokeless Tobacco 1,667 1,582 2,054 2,115 1,314 1,508 2,751 2,520
     Cigars 3,039 2,975 4,319 4,436 2,937 2,823 2,456 2,603
     Pipe Tobacco 277 325 453 358 520 335 566 601
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.25B Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 71.0 70.9 51.0 51.3 26.2 24.9 20.5 20.0
     Cigarettes 61.3 61.7 43.8 43.3 21.8 20.7 17.7 17.4
     Smokeless Tobacco 10.5 9.8 5.4 5.6 2.0 2.3 2.4 2.1
     Cigars 19.2 18.4 11.4 11.8 4.4 4.3 2.1 2.2
     Pipe Tobacco 1.7 2.0 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.26A Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 511 525 1,124 1,113 547 495 1,585 1,477
     Cigarettes 449 472 987 966 458 430 1,316a 1,176
     Smokeless Tobacco 101 114 155 153 44 46 188 197
     Cigars 214 213 407 384 143 147 354 371
     Pipe Tobacco 26 30 38 61 16 9 58 60
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.26B Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 81.1 80.4 55.9 55.5 31.7 28.0 7.8 7.2
     Cigarettes 71.2 72.4 49.1 48.1 26.6 24.3 6.5a 5.7
     Smokeless Tobacco 16.1 17.5 7.7 7.6 2.5 2.6 0.9 1.0
     Cigars 33.9 32.7 20.2 19.1 8.3 8.3 1.7 1.8
     Pipe Tobacco 4.1 4.6 1.9 3.0 0.9 0.5 0.3 0.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.27A Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 3,654 3,758 4,979 5,141 2,375 2,324 3,042 2,978
     Cigarettes 3,293 3,383 4,483 4,577 2,120 2,075 2,754 2,728
     Smokeless Tobacco 659 638 475 505 132 159 237 184
     Cigars 1,133 1,140 1,258a 1,423 473 502 554 557
     Pipe Tobacco 88 96 142a 99 45 40 58 58
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.27B Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 79.0 78.5 61.7 61.2 39.2 37.0 24.8 24.3
     Cigarettes 71.2 70.7 55.5 54.5 35.0 33.1 22.5 22.3
     Smokeless Tobacco 14.2 13.3 5.9 6.0 2.2 2.5 1.9 1.5
     Cigars 24.5 23.8 15.6 16.9 7.8 8.0 4.5 4.5
     Pipe Tobacco 1.9 2.0 1.8a 1.2 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.28A Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 7,095 7,161 13,242 13,044 14,388 13,426 18,959 19,315
     Cigarettes 5,981 6,098 11,131 10,762 11,786 10,984 16,379 16,782
     Smokeless Tobacco 907 830 1,425 1,457 1,138 1,302 2,327 2,139
     Cigars 1,693 1,622 2,654 2,628 2,322 2,174 1,547 1,675
     Pipe Tobacco 163 199 274 198 460 286 451 483
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.28B Tobacco Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Levels of Past Month Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Drug LEVEL OF ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Heavy Use1 Binge Use But Not Heavy Use1 Use But Not Binge Use1 No Use
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
ANY TOBACCO2 66.9 66.9 47.6 47.9 24.7 23.5 22.9 22.5
     Cigarettes 56.4 57.0 40.0 39.5 20.2 19.2 19.8 19.5
     Smokeless Tobacco 8.6 7.8 5.1 5.4 2.0 2.3 2.8 2.5
     Cigars 16.0 15.2 9.5 9.7 4.0 3.8 1.9 1.9
     Pipe Tobacco 1.5 1.9 1.0 0.7 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.29A Cigarette Use and Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Age Category Cigarette Use in Past Month Nicotine Dependence in Past Month Nicotine Dependence Among Past Month Cigarette Smokers
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 61,136 60,434 35,919 35,666 35,919 35,666
12 68 70 22 16 * *
13 197a 143 56 36 56 36
14 370 347 132 116 132 116
15 579 561 200 194 200 194
16 885 842 370 320 370 320
17 1,109 1,080 479 486 479 486
18 1,560 1,551 668 694 668 694
19 1,580 1,445 766a 634 766a 634
20 1,671 1,775 793 761 793 761
21 1,870a 1,647 833 803 833 803
22 1,632 1,749 729a 840 729a 840
23 1,681 1,666 773 786 773 786
24 1,387 1,532 694 787 694 787
25 1,270 1,400 664 682 664 682
26–29 5,310 5,434 2,548 2,675 2,548 2,675
30–34 6,184 6,233 3,420 3,328 3,420 3,328
35–39 7,045b 6,078 4,407 3,987 4,407 3,987
40–44 6,925 7,063 4,589 4,847 4,589 4,847
45–49 6,067 6,181 4,228 4,111 4,228 4,111
50–54 4,597 4,993 3,153 3,610 3,153 3,610
55–59 3,347 3,258 2,425 2,369 2,425 2,369
60–64 2,307 1,944 1,674 1,405 1,674 1,405
65 or Older 3,496 3,444 2,296 2,180 2,296 2,180
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.29B Cigarette Use and Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Age Category Cigarette Use in Past Month Nicotine Dependence in Past Month Nicotine Dependence Among Past Month Cigarette Smokers
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 26.0 25.4 15.3 15.0 58.8 59.0
12 1.7 1.7 0.5 0.4 * *
13 4.7a 3.3 1.3 0.8 28.6 25.2
14 8.5 8.4 3.0 2.8 35.7 33.5
15 14.1 13.6 4.9 4.7 34.6 34.6
16 21.9 20.1 9.2a 7.6 41.8 38.0
17 28.1 26.4 12.1 11.9 43.2 45.0
18 35.8 33.7 15.3 15.1 42.8 44.7
19 38.7 37.2 18.7 16.3 48.5 43.9
20 41.8 44.1 19.8 18.9 47.5 42.9
21 46.2a 42.0 20.6 20.5 44.5 48.8
22 42.2 43.5 18.9 20.9 44.7 48.0
23 44.1 41.6 20.3 19.6 46.0 47.2
24 39.4 42.1 19.7 21.6 50.0 51.4
25 38.1 38.6 19.9 18.8 52.3 48.7
26–29 34.8 36.8 16.7 18.1 48.0 49.2
30–34 31.1 30.9 17.2 16.5 55.3 53.4
35–39 32.0a 29.0 20.0 19.1 62.6 65.6
40–44 31.6 31.1 20.9 21.4 66.3 68.6
45–49 28.6 28.9 20.0 19.2 69.7 66.5
50–54 24.5 25.0 16.8 18.1 68.6 72.3
55–59 22.8 21.8 16.5 15.9 72.4 72.7
60–64 19.9 16.5 14.4 12.0 72.6 72.3
65 or Older 10.3 10.0 6.8 6.4 65.7 63.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.30A Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 35,919 35,666 1,260 1,169 5,920 5,986 28,739 28,512
GENDER
     Male 19,074 19,004 646 615 3,235 3,358 15,192 15,031
     Female 16,846 16,662 614 553 2,684 2,628 13,548 13,481
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 33,450 33,359 1,153 1,071 5,457 5,414 26,840 26,874
          White 27,687 28,021 1,027 957 4,538 4,553 22,122 22,511
          Black or African American 4,243 3,982 75 71 569 558 3,599 3,352
          American Indian or Alaska Native 306 212 * 12 43 39 239 161
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 97 * * * * * *
          Asian 504 562 10 9 155 154 339 398
          Two or More Races 584 486 13 16 122a 81 449 389
     Hispanic or Latino 2,470 2,307 107 98 463a 572 1,899 1,638
FAMILY INCOME
     Less Than $20,000 9,601 9,220 276 303 2,007 2,018 7,318 6,899
     $20,000 – $49,999 15,213 15,584 550 484 2,395 2,470 12,269 12,630
     $50,000 – $74,999 5,786 5,922 229 194 773 739 4,783 4,989
     $75,000 or More 5,319 4,941 204 188 745 759 4,369 3,994
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.30B Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 15.3 15.0 5.1 4.7 19.1 18.9 16.0 15.8
GENDER
     Male 16.8 16.5 5.1 4.8 20.8 21.1 17.8 17.4
     Female 13.9 13.6 5.1 4.5 17.3 16.6 14.4 14.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 16.2 16.1 5.5 5.1 21.4 20.8 16.8 16.7
          White 16.7 16.9 6.6 6.1 23.5 23.2 16.9 17.2
          Black or African American 15.8 14.5 2.1 1.9 14.0 13.1 18.8 17.2
          American Indian or Alaska Native 20.7 16.9 * 6.7 19.8 21.2 22.2 18.0
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 19.8 * * * * * *
          Asian 5.6 5.7 1.0 1.0 11.3 10.7 5.1 5.4
          Two or More Races 23.2 18.9 3.3 4.1 30.1 22.2 26.2 21.4
     Hispanic or Latino 8.5 7.7 2.7 2.4 8.4 10.1 9.7 8.1
FAMILY INCOME
     Less Than $20,000 21.0 19.9 6.3 6.6 19.6 19.4 23.5 21.9
     $20,000 – $49,999 16.9 17.5 6.2 5.5 20.2 20.8 17.8 18.4
     $50,000 – $74,999 13.5 13.3 4.7 4.1 18.0 17.3 14.2 14.1
     $75,000 or More 9.4 8.6 3.1 2.7 16.2 14.7 9.6 8.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.31A Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 35,919 35,666 1,260 1,169 5,920 5,986 28,739 28,512
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 6,456 6,654 222 236 1,090 1,040 5,145 5,378
          New England 1,672 1,578 71 56 273 264 1,328 1,258
          Middle Atlantic 4,784 5,075 151 179 816 776 3,817 4,120
     Midwest 9,198 9,380 373 335 1,568 1,567 7,258 7,478
          East North Central 6,557 6,553 254 235 1,092 1,077 5,211 5,241
          West North Central 2,641 2,827 118 100 476 491 2,046 2,236
     South 13,815 13,659 501 421 2,221 2,387 11,094 10,852
          South Atlantic 7,094 6,796 276b 189 1,117 1,177 5,702 5,430
          East South Central 2,800 2,807 108 90 492 458 2,201 2,258
          West South Central 3,921 4,056 117 141 612a 752 3,192 3,163
     West 6,449 5,974 165 177 1,041 992 5,243 4,805
          Mountain 2,369 2,476 78 76 377 333 1,915 2,067
          Pacific 4,080 3,497 87 102 665 658 3,329 2,737
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 17,709a 16,237 530 466 2,801 2,712 14,377 13,060
     Small Metro 10,590a 11,902 431 400 1,879 2,016 8,280a 9,486
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 6,577b 7,684 278 249 1,210 1,308 5,088a 6,127
          < 250K Pop. 4,014 4,218 152 151 669 708 3,192 3,359
     Nonmetro 7,620 7,527 299 303 1,239 1,258 6,082 5,966
          Urbanized 2,880 3,383 109 129 509 554 2,262 2,700
          Less Urbanized 3,697 3,450 151 140 601 610 2,944 2,700
          Completely Rural 1,044a 694 39 34 129 94 875a 566
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.31B Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Geographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 15.3 15.0 5.1 4.7 19.1 18.9 16.0 15.8
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION
     Northeast 14.3 14.7 5.0 5.2 19.8 18.5 14.7 15.3
          New England 14.2 13.3 6.1 4.8 19.1 18.0 14.4 13.6
          Middle Atlantic 14.4 15.2 4.6 5.4 20.1 18.6 14.7 15.9
     Midwest 17.2 17.4 6.5 5.9 21.8 21.3 17.9 18.4
          East North Central 17.5 17.4 6.4 5.9 21.9 21.2 18.3 18.3
          West North Central 16.5 17.6 6.9 5.9 21.4 21.6 16.9 18.4
     South 16.5 16.1 5.7a 4.7 20.1 21.1 17.3 16.8
          South Atlantic 16.2 15.3 6.3b 4.2 20.7 21.1 16.8 15.8
          East South Central 19.8 19.7 7.6 6.2 25.7 23.7 20.3 20.9
          West South Central 15.2 15.5 4.0 4.8 16.4a 19.8 16.6 16.3
     West 12.2 11.1 2.8 3.0 14.3 13.4 13.2 11.9
          Mountain 15.5 15.9 4.6 4.4 17.2 14.9 16.8 17.7
          Pacific 10.9 9.2 2.1 2.4 13.0 12.7 11.7 9.5
COUNTY TYPE1
     Large Metro 14.1a 12.9 4.0 3.5 17.6a 16.3 14.9 13.6
     Small Metro 15.3a 16.7 5.9 5.4 18.5 19.8 16.0 17.6
          250K – 1 Mil. Pop. 14.5a 16.4 5.7 5.0 18.8 19.7 14.9a 17.4
          < 250K Pop. 16.9 17.2 6.5 6.2 18.0 19.9 18.0 18.2
     Nonmetro 19.0 18.7 7.0 7.1 24.9 25.6 19.7 19.3
          Urbanized 18.0 18.9 6.3 7.0 22.6 23.4 18.8 19.8
          Less Urbanized 18.8 18.9 7.2 7.0 26.5 27.8 19.3 19.2
          Completely Rural 23.5a 16.9 8.2 7.6 27.8 25.8 25.1a 17.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.32A Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Cigarettes and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED CIGARETTES (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 34,659 34,498 16,550 16,514 11,283 11,092 6,827 6,892
AGE
     18–25 5,920 5,986 3,510 3,564 1,826 1,854 584 569
     26–34 5,969 6,003 2,854 2,925 2,087 1,877 1,028 1,201
     35–49 13,224 12,945 6,634 6,534 4,239 4,227 2,351 2,184
     50 or Older 9,547 9,564 3,553 3,491 3,131 3,134 2,864 2,938
GENDER
     Male 18,427 18,389 9,132 9,371 5,993 5,793 3,302 3,225
     Female 16,232 16,109 7,418 7,143 5,290 5,299 3,524 3,667
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 32,297 32,288 15,442 15,559 10,562 10,269 6,293 6,460
          White 26,659 27,064 13,382 13,866 8,605 8,534 4,673 4,665
          Black or African American 4,168 3,910 1,350 1,207 1,577 1,268 1,241 1,435
          Other or Two or More Races 1,470 1,313 710a 486 381 467 * *
     Hispanic or Latino 2,362 2,210 1,108 955 720 823 533 431
EDUCATION
     < High School 8,688 8,988 4,734 5,207 2,799 2,558 1,155 1,222
     High School Graduate 14,425 13,836 6,751 6,218 4,927 4,845 2,747 2,773
     Some College 8,450 8,475 3,998 3,913 2,546 2,675 1,906 1,887
     College Graduate 3,096 3,200 1,068 1,176 1,010 1,014 1,018 1,010
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.32B Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Cigarettes and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED CIGARETTES (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 59.8 60.1 65.2 66.9 57.4 57.8 52.9 51.1
AGE
     18–25 46.8 46.9 55.1 55.1 39.8 41.3 34.5 31.5
     26–34 51.9 51.5 57.6 59.9 52.9 48.0 39.6 41.9
     35–49 66.0 67.0 70.7 73.0 65.6 65.7 56.2 55.5
     50 or Older 69.5 70.1 76.3 79.5 67.2 71.7 64.6 60.2
GENDER
     Male 59.3 59.8 65.0 66.8 56.7 57.6 51.1 48.5
     Female 60.5 60.5 65.6 67.0 58.2 58.0 54.7 53.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 62.5 62.9 67.6 69.2 60.6 60.6 55.4 54.1
          White 63.5 64.4 67.9 70.1 61.3 62.3 56.7 54.7
          Black or African American 63.8a 57.1 66.8 65.3 64.6a 54.6 60.0 53.7
          Other or Two or More Races 47.3 52.6 64.8 57.9 39.8 50.8 * *
     Hispanic or Latino 37.6 36.6 43.8 43.0 32.6 36.2 34.5 27.9
EDUCATION
     < High School 66.4 67.2 73.2 75.4 62.7 64.1 53.6 49.6
     High School Graduate 65.7 65.5 69.8 70.7 63.1 65.0 61.3 56.9
     Some College 55.5 55.9 61.1 61.6 49.8 52.1 53.3 51.3
     College Graduate 40.5 41.3 39.9 44.4 44.5 38.7 37.8 40.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.33A Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Cigarettes Daily and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED CIGARETTES DAILY (Years) Never Used Cigarettes Daily
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 34,659 34,498 6,635 6,678 13,403 12,785 13,697 14,111 925 925
AGE
     18–25 5,920 5,986 1,363 1,376 2,778 2,931 1,503 1,408 276 270
     26–34 5,969 6,003 1,215 1,227 2,289 2,186 2,306 2,454 158 137
     35–49 13,224 12,945 2,621 2,592 5,219 4,940 5,049 5,057 334 356
     50 or Older 9,547 9,564 1,435 1,483 3,117 2,728 4,838 5,192 * *
GENDER
     Male 18,427 18,389 3,684 3,687 7,357 7,023 6,867 7,123 519 557
     Female 16,232 16,109 2,950 2,991 6,046 5,762 6,830 6,988 406 368
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 32,297 32,288 6,048 6,283 12,711 12,044 12,801 13,197 737 763
          White 26,659 27,064 5,302 5,707 10,980 10,518 10,045 10,544 333 295
          Black or African American 4,168 3,910 * * 1,219 1,104 2,147 2,051 348 404
          Other or Two or More Races 1,470 1,313 * * 512 422 609 603 * *
     Hispanic or Latino 2,362 2,210 * * 692 740 896 914 188 161
EDUCATION
     < High School 8,688 8,988 2,495 2,617 3,759 3,712 2,111 2,347 323 312
     High School Graduate 14,425 13,836 2,536 2,378 5,869 5,326 5,644 5,712 376 420
     Some College 8,450 8,475 1,326 1,365 2,973 2,913 3,991 4,045 159 152
     College Graduate 3,096 3,200 * * 802 834 1,950 2,007 67 41
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.33B Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Cigarettes Daily and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED CIGARETTES DAILY (Years) Never Used Cigarettes Daily
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 59.8 60.1 81.1 82.1 71.8 72.3 58.9 59.1 11.8 12.0
AGE
     18–25 46.8 46.9 74.1 74.6 60.3a 63.9 47.5 43.7 9.1 8.7
     26–34 51.9 51.5 79.6 77.0 69.7 67.6 49.3 49.2 7.9 7.4
     35–49 66.0 67.0 84.5 85.7 78.7 77.9 60.8 62.3 16.7 19.3
     50 or Older 69.5 70.1 84.1 88.9 75.4 77.7 68.1 68.8 * *
GENDER
     Male 59.3 59.8 82.7 82.0 71.1 72.7 58.4 58.9 11.5 12.4
     Female 60.5 60.5 79.3 82.3 72.8 71.9 59.4 59.3 12.3 11.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 62.5 62.9 82.7 82.9 73.5 73.9 60.9 60.7 12.2 13.3
          White 63.5 64.4 83.1 83.4 73.6 74.9 60.8 61.2 7.9 7.6
          Black or African American 63.8a 57.1 * * 75.9 70.2 68.2 60.6 28.9 28.3
          Other or Two or More Races 47.3 52.6 * * 66.1 62.4 45.1 53.9 * *
     Hispanic or Latino 37.6 36.6 * * 50.8 53.7 39.9 42.7 10.4 8.2
EDUCATION
     < High School 66.4 67.2 83.3 87.1 77.7 75.1 58.9 61.8 19.3 19.2
     High School Graduate 65.7 65.5 83.8 81.1 73.6 75.6 65.4 65.9 16.2 16.9
     Some College 55.5 55.9 76.6 77.1 66.0 68.2 58.5 58.2 7.3 7.0
     College Graduate 40.5 41.3 * * 59.3 58.9 46.3 45.1 4.0 2.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Nicotine (Cigarette) Dependence is based on criteria derived from the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) or the Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence (FTND). See Section B.4 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2003 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.34A Any Illicit Drug Dependence in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Marijuana and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED MARIJUANA (Years) Never Used Marijuana
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 3,855 3,680 1,492 1,585 1,419 1,341 711 574 234 180
AGE
     18–25 1,711 1,654 707 800 733 652 221 172 50 29
     26–34 779 909 283 297 225 328 223 227 48 57
     35–49 1,099 976 413 483 409 303 190 119 88 70
     50 or Older 265 140 * * 52 58 76 55 49 24
GENDER
     Male 2,438 2,198 967 978 934 805 431 315 106 101
     Female 1,416 1,481 524 606 484 536 280 260 128 79
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3,410 3,205 1,322 1,376 1,323 1,181 592 517 172 131
          White 2,486 2,528 1,060 1,110 953 962 392 378 80 77
          Black or African American 784a 513 225 177 308 176 182 125 68 35
          Other or Two or More Races 140 163 37b 89 62 42 18 14 24 18
     Hispanic or Latino 445 475 169 209 95 160 119 57 61 49
EDUCATION
     < High School 1,151 990 469 546 439a 274 129 105 114 65
     High School Graduate 1,244 1,286 567 540 436 517 196 192 46 37
     Some College 1,081 1,052 360 391 407 401 264 216 51 44
     College Graduate 378 351 96 109 137 149 123 61 22 33
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Dependence is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.34B Any Illicit Drug Dependence in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Marijuana and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED MARIJUANA (Years) Never Used Marijuana
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 1.8 1.7 9.2 9.5 4.4 3.9 1.7 1.4 0.2 0.1
AGE
     18–25 5.5 5.2 15.8 17.1 9.3a 8.0 5.1 4.0 0.3 0.2
     26–34 2.2 2.6 7.3 8.1 3.1 4.6 3.0 3.2 0.3 0.3
     35–49 1.7 1.5 5.5 6.1 2.6 1.8 1.3 0.9 0.3 0.3
     50 or Older 0.3 0.2 * * 3.1 2.4 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0
GENDER
     Male 2.4 2.2 10.2 9.8 5.3 4.4 2.0 1.5 0.2 0.2
     Female 1.3 1.3 7.8 9.0 3.3 3.3 1.4 1.4 0.2 0.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 1.8 1.7 9.2 9.1 4.5 3.8 1.6 1.4 0.2 0.1
          White 1.7 1.7 8.7 8.5 3.8 3.7 1.2 1.2 0.1 0.1
          Black or African American 3.4a 2.2 14.7 12.1 9.2a 5.0 3.9 2.5 0.5 0.3
          Other or Two or More Races 1.1 1.3 6.0b 14.7 4.6 3.0 1.0 0.8 0.3 0.2
     Hispanic or Latino 1.8 1.8 9.0 12.4 3.4 5.1 3.6 1.9 0.4 0.3
EDUCATION
     < High School 3.1 2.6 13.6 15.2 10.2a 5.9 3.4 2.6 0.4 0.3
     High School Graduate 1.8 1.9 10.0 9.7 3.8 4.5 1.8 1.7 0.1 0.1
     Some College 2.1 2.0 8.0 8.3 4.3 4.0 2.2 1.9 0.2 0.2
     College Graduate 0.7 0.6 3.7 3.8 1.9 1.9 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Dependence is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.35A Alcohol Dependence in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 7,695 7,051 3,429 3,034 3,076 2,868 1,190 1,149
AGE
     18–25 2,171 2,139 1,095 1,047 834 891 243 200
     26–34 1,783 1,747 935 715 558a 798 290 234
     35–49 2,540a 2,104 1,031 945 1,123b 728 387 432
     50 or Older 1,201 1,060 369 326 561 451 270 283
GENDER
     Male 5,118 4,649 2,330 2,063 1,991 1,793 797 794
     Female 2,577 2,402 1,099 971 1,085 1,076 393 356
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 6,712 6,054 3,010 2,624 2,695 2,519 1,007 911
          White 5,196 4,881 2,440 2,191 2,180 2,027 577 662
          Black or African American 1,131 801 413 281 406 352 311 168
          Other or Two or More Races 385 372 158 152 109 139 118 81
     Hispanic or Latino 983 997 419 410 380 350 183 238
EDUCATION
     < High School 1,748 1,652 812 769 675 591 262 293
     High School Graduate 2,517 2,356 1,065 966 963 993 489 397
     Some College 2,085 1,899 985 878 822 723 279 298
     College Graduate 1,345 1,144 567 421 617 562 161 161
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.35B Alcohol Dependence in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total1 AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 3.7 3.3 8.8a 7.6 4.3 4.0 1.6 1.5
AGE
     18–25 7.0 6.7 13.7 13.1 6.9 7.2 3.6 2.8
     26–34 5.1 5.0 10.4 8.4 4.4 6.2 2.9 2.3
     35–49 3.9a 3.2 7.4 6.3 4.3b 2.9 1.9 2.3
     50 or Older 1.5 1.3 4.5 4.0 2.7 2.1 0.7 0.7
GENDER
     Male 5.1 4.5 9.5 8.4 5.2 4.5 2.7 2.7
     Female 2.4 2.2 7.6 6.4 3.4 3.3 0.9 0.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 3.6a 3.2 8.6a 7.4 4.2 3.9 1.5 1.4
          White 3.5 3.2 8.2a 7.0 4.0 3.7 1.1 1.3
          Black or African American 4.9a 3.4 11.9 9.6 6.3 5.1 3.5a 1.7
          Other or Two or More Races 3.2 3.0 10.4 11.1 4.2 4.9 2.4 1.5
     Hispanic or Latino 3.9 3.9 10.0 9.8 5.4 4.7 2.0 2.7
EDUCATION
     < High School 4.7 4.4 12.4 11.8 6.6 5.6 2.2 2.4
     High School Graduate 3.7 3.5 9.3 8.2 4.1 4.4 2.0 1.7
     Some College 4.0 3.6 9.0 8.1 4.3 3.8 1.5 1.6
     College Graduate 2.6 2.1 5.7 3.9 3.4 2.8 0.8 0.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, regardless of whether they ever used alcohol.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.36A Alcohol Dependence in the Past Year among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Age Group Total AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
13 or Younger 14–17 18–20 21 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
21 or Older 6,925 6,256 2,268b 1,776 3,511 3,369 849 808 297 303
     21 to 25 1,401 1,344 489 460 713 722 176 147 24 16
     26 or Older 5,524 4,912 1,779a 1,316 2,798 2,647 674 661 273 287
          26 to 49 4,323 3,851 1,513a 1,144 2,133 2,041 512 432 165 234
               26 to 34 1,783 1,747 690a 470 803 1,042 229 178 61 56
               35 to 49 2,540a 2,104 823 674 1,330a 999 283 254 104 177
          50 or Older 1,201 1,060 266 172 665 606 162 229 108 54
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.36B Alcohol Dependence in the Past Year among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Age Group Total1 AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
13 or Younger 14–17 18–20 21 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
21 or Older 3.5a 3.1 9.6b 7.4 4.5 4.2 1.9 1.8 1.0 1.1
     21 to 25 7.5 7.0 15.6 15.0 8.5 8.2 4.6 3.8 1.7 1.0
     26 or Older 3.1 2.7 8.7b 6.3 4.0 3.8 1.6 1.6 1.0 1.1
          26 to 49 4.3 3.9 10.0b 7.4 4.6 4.4 2.6 2.3 1.5 2.2
               26 to 34 5.1 5.0 11.4 8.3 5.2 6.7 3.7 2.8 1.6 1.5
               35 to 49 3.9a 3.2 9.0 6.9 4.4a 3.3 2.2 2.0 1.5 2.6
          50 or Older 1.5 1.3 5.1 3.1 2.8 2.5 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 21 or older, regardless of whether they ever used alcohol.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.37A Any Illicit Drug Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Marijuana and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED MARIJUANA (Years) Never Used Marijuana
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 1,885 1,868 614 650 612 780 451 329 208 110
AGE
     18–25 837 832 297 306 364 370 119 109 57 46
     26–34 454 338 159 126 128 117 129 75 37 21
     35–49 412 596 146 198 119a 276 95 80 52 43
     50 or Older 183 102 * * 2 17 108 65 62 *
GENDER
     Male 1,335 1,321 491 466 424 560 310 224 110 72
     Female 551 547 122 185 188 220 142 104 98 38
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 1,500 1,517 505 586 526 608 368 260 101 64
          White 1,210 1,198 401 468 447 496 282 190 79 44
          Black or African American 192 206 85 79 43 68 60 59 5 *
          Other or Two or More Races 97 113 19 * 36 44 26 11 16 20
     Hispanic or Latino 386 351 109 64 86 172 83 69 107 45
EDUCATION
     < High School 488 586 199 198 174 277 53 98 62 14
     High School Graduate 609 587 178 257 179 205 148 73 104 53
     Some College 550 506 173 161 181 219 167 102 29 24
     College Graduate 238 188 63 35 78 79 84 55 13 20
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Abuse is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.37B Any Illicit Drug Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Marijuana and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED MARIJUANA (Years) Never Used Marijuana
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 0.9 0.9 3.8 3.9 1.9 2.3 1.1 0.8 0.2 0.1
AGE
     18–25 2.7 2.6 6.6 6.5 4.6 4.5 2.7 2.6 0.4 0.3
     26–34 1.3 1.0 4.1 3.4 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.1 0.2 0.1
     35–49 0.6 0.9 1.9 2.5 0.8a 1.7 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.2
     50 or Older 0.2 0.1 * * 0.1 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.1 *
GENDER
     Male 1.3 1.3 5.2 4.7 2.4 3.1 1.4 1.0 0.2 0.1
     Female 0.5 0.5 1.8 2.7 1.3 1.4 0.7 0.5 0.1 0.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8 0.8 3.5 3.9 1.8 2.0 1.0 0.7 0.1 0.1
          White 0.8 0.8 3.3 3.6 1.8 1.9 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.1
          Black or African American 0.8 0.9 5.5 5.4 1.3 1.9 1.3 1.2 0.0 *
          Other or Two or More Races 0.8 0.9 3.1 * 2.7 3.1 1.5 0.6 0.2 0.2
     Hispanic or Latino 1.5 1.4 5.8 3.8 3.1 5.4 2.5 2.3 0.6 0.3
EDUCATION
     < High School 1.3 1.5 5.8 5.5 4.0 6.0 1.4 2.4 0.2 0.1
     High School Graduate 0.9 0.9 3.1 4.6 1.6 1.8 1.3 0.7 0.3 0.1
     Some College 1.0 1.0 3.9 3.4 1.9 2.2 1.4 0.9 0.1 0.1
     College Graduate 0.5 0.3 2.4 1.2 1.1 1.0 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Abuse is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.38A Alcohol Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 8,952 9,283 3,539 3,620 3,867 4,076 1,545 1,586
AGE
     18–25 3,306 3,323 1,397 1,345 1,545 1,527 364 451
     26–34 2,116 2,214 973 893 742 928 401 392
     35–49 2,385 2,519 819a 1,121 1,134 1,063 433 336
     50 or Older 1,144 1,227 351 262 446 558 347 407
GENDER
     Male 6,462 6,456 2,641 2,605 2,753 2,812 1,068 1,039
     Female 2,490 2,827 899 1,015 1,115 1,265 477 547
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 7,731 8,084 3,021 3,196 3,440 3,557 1,270 1,331
          White 6,688 6,739 2,644 2,788 3,095 2,979 949 972
          Black or African American 689 829 261 264 239 328 189 237
          Other or Two or More Races 353 516 116 144 106b 250 131 122
     Hispanic or Latino 1,221 1,199 518 424 428 519 275 255
EDUCATION
     < High School 1,370 1,523 544 740 558 521 267 261
     High School Graduate 2,837 2,753 1,225 1,068 1,148 1,194 464 490
     Some College 2,734 2,787 1,062 1,028 1,229 1,352 442 407
     College Graduate 2,011 2,220 708 783 932 1,009 371 428
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Abuse is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.38B Alcohol Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total1 AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 4.3 4.4 9.1 9.1 5.5 5.6 2.1 2.1
AGE
     18–25 10.7 10.5 17.5 16.8 12.8 12.3 5.4 6.3
     26–34 6.0 6.3 10.8 10.5 5.9 7.3 4.0 3.8
     35–49 3.7 3.9 5.9 7.5 4.4 4.2 2.2 1.8
     50 or Older 1.4 1.5 4.3 3.2 2.2 2.6 0.9 1.1
GENDER
     Male 6.4 6.3 10.8 10.6 7.1 7.1 3.6 3.5
     Female 2.3 2.6 6.2 6.7 3.4 3.9 1.1 1.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4.2 4.3 8.7 9.0 5.4 5.5 1.9 2.0
          White 4.5 4.5 8.9 8.9 5.6 5.4 1.8 1.9
          Black or African American 3.0 3.5 7.5 9.0 3.7 4.7 2.1 2.4
          Other or Two or More Races 2.9 4.1 7.7 10.6 4.0b 8.9 2.6 2.3
     Hispanic or Latino 4.9 4.6 12.4 10.1 6.1 7.0 3.0 2.9
EDUCATION
     < High School 3.7 4.0 8.3 11.4 5.5 4.9 2.3 2.2
     High School Graduate 4.2 4.1 10.6 9.1 4.9 5.3 1.9 2.1
     Some College 5.2 5.3 9.7 9.5 6.5 7.1 2.4 2.2
     College Graduate 3.8 4.0 7.1 7.3 5.1 5.0 1.8 2.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Abuse is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, regardless of whether they ever used alcohol.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.39A Alcohol Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Age Group Total AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
13 or Younger 14–17 18–20 21 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
21 or Older 7,605 8,080 2,091 2,103 4,038 4,465 1,108 1,086 369 427
     21 to 25 1,959 2,120 529 507 1,135 1,236 245 312 50 65
     26 or Older 5,646 5,960 1,562 1,596 2,903 3,229 862 774 318 361
          26 to 49 4,501 4,733 1,293 1,370 2,375 2,635 610 473 224 255
               26 to 34 2,116 2,214 697 592 1,018 1,229 285 289 116 103
               35 to 49 2,385 2,519 596 778 1,356 1,405 325a 184 108 152
          50 or Older 1,144 1,227 268 226 529 594 253 301 95 106
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Abuse is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.39B Alcohol Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Age Group Total1 AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
13 or Younger 14–17 18–20 21 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
21 or Older 3.8 4.0 8.9 8.7 5.2 5.6 2.5 2.4 1.3 1.5
     21 to 25 10.5 11.0 16.9 16.5 13.6 14.1 6.4 8.0 3.5 3.9
     26 or Older 3.1 3.3 7.6 7.6 4.2 4.6 2.1 1.9 1.2 1.3
          26 to 49 4.5 4.7 8.5 8.9 5.2 5.7 3.2 2.5 2.1 2.4
               26 to 34 6.0 6.3 11.5 10.4 6.6 7.9 4.6 4.5 3.0 2.7
               35 to 49 3.7 3.9 6.5 8.0 4.4 4.6 2.5 1.5 1.6 2.3
          50 or Older 1.4 1.5 5.1 4.0 2.3 2.4 1.2 1.4 0.6 0.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Abuse is based on the definition found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 21 or older, regardless of whether they ever used alcohol.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.40A Any Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Marijuana and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED MARIJUANA (Years) Never Used Marijuana
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 5,740 5,548 2,105 2,235 2,031 2,121 1,162 903 442 289
AGE
     18–25 2,548 2,486 1,005 1,107 1,097 1,023 340 282 107 75
     26–34 1,233 1,247 443 423 353 445 353 302 85 78
     35–49 1,512 1,572 559 681 528 579 285 199 140 113
     50 or Older 448 242 * * 54 75 184 120 111 24
GENDER
     Male 3,773 3,519 1,459 1,444 1,358 1,364 741 539 216 172
     Female 1,967 2,028 647 791 673 756 422 364 226 117
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4,910 4,722 1,827 1,962 1,849 1,788 960 777 273 195
          White 3,696 3,726 1,461 1,579 1,401 1,458 674 568 160 122
          Black or African American 976 720 310 256 351 244 242 184 73 36
          Other or Two or More Races 237 276 56a 128 98 86 44 24 40 38
     Hispanic or Latino 830 825 278 273 182a 332 202 126 168 95
EDUCATION
     < High School 1,640 1,576 668 743 614 551 181 203 176 79
     High School Graduate 1,853 1,873 745 796 615 722 344 265 150 90
     Some College 1,631 1,559 533 552 587 620 431 319 80 68
     College Graduate 616 539 159 144 215 228 206 115 36 53
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.40B Any Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Marijuana and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED MARIJUANA (Years) Never Used Marijuana
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 2.7 2.6 13.0 13.3 6.3 6.2 2.8 2.2 0.4 0.2
AGE
     18–25 8.2 7.8 22.4 23.6 13.9 12.6 7.9 6.6 0.7 0.5
     26–34 3.5 3.6 11.5 11.5 4.9 6.3 4.8 4.3 0.5 0.5
     35–49 2.3 2.4 7.4 8.5 3.4 3.5 2.0 1.5 0.5 0.4
     50 or Older 0.6 0.3 * * 3.1 3.1 1.2 0.7 0.2 0.0
GENDER
     Male 3.7 3.4 15.4 14.4 7.7 7.5 3.5 2.5 0.4 0.3
     Female 1.8 1.8 9.7 11.7 4.5 4.7 2.1 1.9 0.3 0.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 2.7 2.5 12.8 13.0 6.2 5.8 2.5 2.1 0.3 0.2
          White 2.5 2.5 12.0 12.1 5.6 5.6 2.1 1.8 0.2 0.2
          Black or African American 4.2a 3.0 20.2 17.5 10.5 6.9 5.1 3.7 0.5 0.3
          Other or Two or More Races 1.9 2.2 9.1a 21.1 7.3 6.1 2.5 1.4 0.5 0.4
     Hispanic or Latino 3.3 3.2 14.8 16.2 6.5a 10.5 6.1 4.2 1.0 0.5
EDUCATION
     < High School 4.4 4.2 19.3 20.7 14.2 11.9 4.8 5.0 0.7 0.3
     High School Graduate 2.7 2.8 13.2 14.3 5.4 6.3 3.1 2.4 0.4 0.2
     Some College 3.1 3.0 11.9 11.8 6.2 6.2 3.6 2.8 0.3 0.3
     College Graduate 1.2 1.0 6.1 5.0 2.9 2.8 1.5 0.8 0.1 0.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.41A Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 16,647 16,334 6,969 6,654 6,943 6,945 2,735 2,735
AGE
     18–25 5,477 5,462 2,492 2,392 2,378 2,418 607 652
     26–34 3,899 3,961 1,908 1,608 1,300a 1,726 691 627
     35–49 4,926 4,623 1,850 2,066 2,257a 1,790 819 767
     50 or Older 2,345 2,287 719 588 1,008 1,010 618 690
GENDER
     Male 11,579 11,105 4,971 4,668 4,744 4,604 1,864 1,833
     Female 5,067 5,229 1,997 1,986 2,200 2,340 870 903
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 14,443 14,138 6,032 5,820 6,135 6,076 2,276 2,242
          White 11,885 11,620 5,084 4,979 5,275 5,006 1,526 1,635
          Black or African American 1,820 1,630 674 545 645 680 500 405
          Other or Two or More Races 738 888 274 296 215b 389 249 203
     Hispanic or Latino 2,204 2,196 937 834 808 869 459 493
EDUCATION
     < High School 3,118 3,175 1,356 1,509 1,233 1,112 529 554
     High School Graduate 5,354 5,109 2,290 2,034 2,110 2,187 953 888
     Some College 4,819 4,686 2,047 1,907 2,051 2,074 721 705
     College Graduate 3,356 3,364 1,276 1,204 1,549 1,571 532 589
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.41B Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Demographic Characteristic Total1 AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
14 or Younger 15–17 18 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL 7.9 7.7 17.9 16.7 9.8 9.6 3.7 3.7
AGE
     18–25 17.7 17.2 31.2 29.9 19.6 19.5 8.9 9.0
     26–34 11.1 11.3 21.2 18.9 10.3b 13.5 6.8 6.1
     35–49 7.6 7.1 13.4 13.8 8.7a 7.1 4.1 4.0
     50 or Older 3.0 2.8 8.9 7.1 4.9 4.6 1.6 1.8
GENDER
     Male 11.5 10.9 20.2 18.9 12.3 11.6 6.3 6.2
     Female 4.6 4.7 13.9 13.1 6.8 7.2 1.9 2.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
     Not Hispanic or Latino 7.8 7.6 17.3 16.3 9.6 9.4 3.5 3.4
          White 7.9 7.7 17.0 15.9 9.6 9.1 2.9 3.2
          Black or African American 7.8 6.9 19.5 18.7 10.0 9.8 5.6 4.1
          Other or Two or More Races 6.1 7.1 18.1 21.6 8.2b 13.8 5.0 3.8
     Hispanic or Latino 8.8 8.5 22.5 19.9 11.5 11.7 5.1 5.6
EDUCATION
     < High School 8.4 8.4 20.7 23.2 12.0 10.5 4.5 4.6
     High School Graduate 7.9 7.6 19.9 17.4 9.0 9.8 3.9 3.7
     Some College 9.2 8.9 18.8 17.6 10.8 10.9 4.0 3.8
     College Graduate 6.4 6.1 12.7 11.2 8.5 7.8 2.6 2.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, regardless of whether they ever used alcohol.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.42A Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Age Group Total AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
13 or Younger 14–17 18–20 21 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
21 or Older 14,530 14,337 4,359 3,879 7,549 7,833 1,957 1,895 666 730
     21 to 25 3,361 3,465 1,018 967 1,848 1,957 421 460 74 81
     26 or Older 11,169 10,872 3,341 2,912 5,701 5,876 1,536 1,435 592 649
          26 to 49 8,825 8,584 2,807 2,514 4,508 4,676 1,121 905 389 489
               26 to 34 3,899 3,961 1,387a 1,063 1,821a 2,272 513 467 177 159
               35 to 49 4,926 4,623 1,420 1,452 2,687 2,404 608 438 211 329
          50 or Older 2,345 2,287 534 398 1,193 1,200 415 530 203 160
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.42B Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 21 or Older, by Age First Used Alcohol and Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Age Group Total1 AGE FIRST USED ALCOHOL (Years)
13 or Younger 14–17 18–20 21 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
21 or Older 7.3 7.2 18.5a 16.1 9.7 9.9 4.4 4.2 2.4 2.6
     21 to 25 18.1 18.0 32.6 31.5 22.1 22.3 11.0 11.8 5.2 4.9
     26 or Older 6.2 6.0 16.4a 13.8 8.2 8.3 3.7 3.5 2.2 2.4
          26 to 49 8.8 8.6 18.5 16.3 9.8 10.2 5.8 4.8 3.6 4.6
               26 to 34 11.1 11.3 22.9 18.7 11.7a 14.5 8.3 7.3 4.5 4.2
               35 to 49 7.6 7.1 15.5 14.9 8.8 7.9 4.6 3.5 3.1 4.9
          50 or Older 3.0 2.8 10.2 7.1 5.1 4.9 1.9 2.4 1.2 1.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 21 or older, regardless of whether they ever used alcohol.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.43A Method of Obtaining Most Recently Used Marijuana among Past Year Marijuana Users, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Method of Obtaining Most Recently Used Marijuana Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST YEAR MARIJUANA USERS 25,755 25,231 3,905 3,745 9,238 9,044 12,612 12,441
     Bought It 10,235 10,021 1,245 1,137 3,531 3,608 5,459 5,277
     Traded for It 348 270 64 57 114 92 170 121
     Got It Free or Shared 14,611 14,348 2,398 2,361 5,455 5,182 6,758 6,806
     Grew It Yourself 152 196 28 34 35 61 89 102
     Method Unspecified 410 395 169 155 104 103 137 136
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.43B Method of Obtaining Most Recently Used Marijuana among Past Year Marijuana Users, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Method of Obtaining Most Recently Used Marijuana Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST YEAR MARIJUANA USERS 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
     Bought It 39.7 39.7 31.9 30.4 38.2 39.9 43.3 42.4
     Traded for It 1.3 1.1 1.6 1.5 1.2 1.0 1.3 1.0
     Got It Free or Shared 56.7 56.9 61.4 63.0 59.0 57.3 53.6 54.7
     Grew It Yourself 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.9 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.8
     Method Unspecified 1.6 1.6 4.3 4.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.44A Source and Location Where Marijuana Was Obtained among Past Year Marijuana Users Who Bought Their Most Recently Used Marijuana, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Source and Location of Bought Marijuana Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST YEAR MARIJUANA USERS WHO BOUGHT MOST RECENTLY USED MARIJUANA 10,235 10,021 1,245 1,137 3,531 3,608 5,459 5,277
SOURCE
     Friend 8,083 7,801 980a 856 2,699 2,778 4,404 4,168
     Relative or Family Member 411 372 28 45 91 69 292 258
     Someone Just Met or Did Not Know Well 1,515 1,580 198 188 666 646 651 747
     Source Unspecified 226 268 39 49 74a 115 112 104
LOCATION
     Inside Public Building1 616 587 66 68 172a 240 378 278
     Outside in Public Area2 1,679 1,586 305 274 609 680 765 633
     Inside School Building 139 140 108 97 31 33 * 10
     Outside on School Property 117 130 60 52 35 42 22 36
     Inside Home, Apartment, or Dorm 5,719 5,441 432a 351 1,975 1,922 3,312 3,168
     Some Other Place 1,742 1,830 233 240 605 580 904 1,011
     Location Unspecified 222 307 41 54 103 111 78 142
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 For example, a store, restaurant, sports arena, bar, or club.
2 For example, a parking lot, street, or park.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.44B Source and Location Where Marijuana Was Obtained among Past Year Marijuana Users Who Bought Their Most Recently Used Marijuana, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Source and Location of Bought Marijuana Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST YEAR MARIJUANA USERS WHO BOUGHT MOST RECENTLY USED MARIJUANA 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
SOURCE
     Friend 79.0 77.8 78.7 75.3 76.4 77.0 80.7 79.0
     Relative or Family Member 4.0 3.7 2.2a 3.9 2.6 1.9 5.4 4.9
     Someone Just Met or Did Not Know Well 14.8 15.8 15.9 16.5 18.9 17.9 11.9 14.1
     Source Unspecified 2.2 2.7 3.2 4.3 2.1a 3.2 2.0 2.0
LOCATION
     Inside Public Building1 6.0 5.9 5.3 6.0 4.9a 6.7 6.9 5.3
     Outside in Public Area2 16.4 15.8 24.5 24.1 17.2 18.8 14.0 12.0
     Inside School Building 1.4 1.4 8.6 8.6 0.9 0.9 * 0.2
     Outside on School Property 1.1 1.3 4.8 4.6 1.0 1.2 0.4 0.7
     Inside Home, Apartment, or Dorm 55.9 54.3 34.7 30.9 56.0 53.3 60.7 60.0
     Some Other Place 17.0 18.3 18.7 21.1 17.1 16.1 16.6 19.2
     Location Unspecified 2.2 3.1 3.3 4.8 2.9 3.1 1.4 2.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 For example, a store, restaurant, sports arena, bar, or club.
2 For example, a parking lot, street, or park.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.45A Source and Location Where Marijuana Was Obtained among Past Year Marijuana Users Who Obtained for Free Their Most Recently Used Marijuana and Who Had Not Bought or Traded for Marijuana in the Past Year, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Source and Location of Free Marijuana Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST YEAR MARIJUANA USERS WHO OBTAINED FOR FREE MOST RECENTLY USED MARIJUANA1 10,856 10,620 1,697 1,711 3,826 3,550 5,333 5,359
SOURCE
     Friend 8,885 8,639 1,411 1,422 3,284 3,072 4,190 4,144
     Relative or Family Member 1,240 1,229 171 159 277 252 792 818
     Someone Just Met or Did Not Know Well 635 599 93 99 235 191 306 309
     Source Unspecified 96 152 21 31 31 34 44 87
LOCATION
     Inside Public Building2 292a 452 24 36 98 105 170a 310
     Outside in Public Area3 995 1,043 325 305 334 317 336 421
     Inside School Building 80 91 51 51 23 24 6 17
     Outside on School Property 100 128 43 49 41 35 16 *
     Inside Home, Apartment, or Dorm 7,290 6,654 815 835 2,723a 2,445 3,753 3,374
     Some Other Place 1,979 2,083 413 404 562 572 1,003 1,107
     Location Unspecified 119 168 26 30 44 52 49 86
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents who reported that they had bought or traded for marijuana in the past year were excluded from this analysis.
2 For example, a store, restaurant, sports arena, bar, or club.
3 For example, a parking lot, street, or park.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.45B Source and Location Where Marijuana Was Obtained among Past Year Marijuana Users Who Obtained for Free Their Most Recently Used Marijuana and Who Had Not Bought or Traded for Marijuana in the Past Year, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Source and Location of Free Marijuana Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST YEAR MARIJUANA USERS WHO OBTAINED FOR FREE MOST RECENTLY USED MARIJUANA1 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
SOURCE
     Friend 81.8 81.3 83.2 83.1 85.8 86.5 78.6 77.3
     Relative or Family Member 11.4 11.6 10.1 9.3 7.2 7.1 14.9 15.3
     Someone Just Met or Did Not Know Well 5.8 5.6 5.5 5.8 6.1 5.4 5.7 5.8
     Source Unspecified 0.9 1.4 1.3 1.8 0.8 1.0 0.8 1.6
LOCATION
     Inside Public Building2 2.7a 4.3 1.4 2.1 2.6 3.0 3.2a 5.8
     Outside in Public Area3 9.2 9.8 19.1 17.8 8.7 8.9 6.3 7.9
     Inside School Building 0.7 0.9 3.0 3.0 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.3
     Outside on School Property 0.9 1.2 2.5 2.9 1.1 1.0 0.3 *
     Inside Home, Apartment, or Dorm 67.2b 62.7 48.0 48.8 71.2 68.9 70.4a 63.0
     Some Other Place 18.2 19.6 24.3 23.6 14.7 16.1 18.8 20.7
     Location Unspecified 1.1 1.6 1.5 1.8 1.2 1.5 0.9 1.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Respondents who reported that they had bought or traded for marijuana in the past year were excluded from this analysis.
2 For example, a store, restaurant, sports arena, bar, or club.
3 For example, a parking lot, street, or park.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.46A Source of Cigarettes Smoked in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Source of Cigarettes Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST MONTH CIGARETTE SMOKERS1 3,209 3,044 265 214 949 909 1,995 1,921
     No Cigarette Purchase Reported2 642 605 91 65 239 224 312 317
     Cigarette Purchase Reported3 2,485 2,345 154 120 687 658 1,644 1,567
          Friends/Relatives Bought Them For Youth 2,003 1,927 120 103 584 575 1,299 1,249
          Youth Bought Personally 1,773a 1,621 99 69 458 418 1,216 1,134
               Vending Machine 411 350 20 17 93 90 297 244
               Mail 107 87 12 4 36 23 60 60
               Store Where Cigarettes Taken to Counter 609 523 15 18 125 93 468 412
               Store Where the Clerk Hands Out the Cigarettes 975 884 21 16 180 150 773 719
               Internet 83 78 9 8 36 22 39 49
               Big Supermarket 282 263 12 6 52 53 218 204
               Drug Store 314b 232 13 8 77 48 225 177
               Small Store, Convenience Store, or Gas Station 968 860 25 17 171 159 772 685
               From a Friend, Relative, or Someone at School 981 929 79 51 338 316 564 562
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Past month cigarette smokers reporting inconsistently (i.e., reporting both purchase and nonpurchase methods) were not classified by source of cigarettes.
2 Only past month cigarette smokers who reported no cigarette purchase on their behalf or no personal purchase of cigarettes were classified as reporting no cigarette purchase.
3 Past month cigarette smokers aged 12 to 17 were asked whether a friend or relative had bought cigarettes for them in the past month and if they personally had bought the cigarettes they smoked during the past month from various sources; thus, the response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.46B Source of Cigarettes Smoked in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Source of Cigarettes Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
TOTAL PAST MONTH CIGARETTE SMOKERS1 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
     No Cigarette Purchase Reported2 20.0 19.9 34.5 30.6 25.2 24.6 15.6 16.5
     Cigarette Purchase Reported3 77.5 77.0 58.3 56.3 72.4 72.4 82.4 81.6
          Friends/Relatives Bought Them For Youth 62.4 63.3 45.3 48.1 61.5 63.3 65.1 65.0
          Youth Bought Personally 55.3 53.3 37.3 32.3 48.3 46.1 61.0 59.0
               Vending Machine 12.8 11.5 7.7 7.8 9.8 9.9 14.9 12.7
               Mail 3.3 2.8 4.5 1.9 3.7 2.5 3.0 3.1
               Store Where Cigarettes Taken to Counter 19.0 17.2 5.8 8.4 13.2 10.3 23.5 21.4
               Store Where the Clerk Hands Out the Cigarettes 30.4 29.0 8.0 7.3 19.0 16.5 38.8 37.4
               Internet 2.6 2.6 3.4 3.5 3.7 2.4 1.9 2.5
               Big Supermarket 8.8 8.6 4.5 2.9 5.5 5.8 10.9 10.6
               Drug Store 9.8a 7.6 4.7 3.5 8.1 5.3 11.3 9.2
               Small Store, Convenience Store, or Gas Station 30.2 28.3 9.4 7.9 18.1 17.5 38.7 35.6
               From a Friend, Relative, or Someone at School 30.6 30.5 29.9 24.1 35.6 34.8 28.3 29.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Past month cigarette smokers reporting inconsistently (i.e., reporting both purchase and nonpurchase methods) were not classified by source of cigarettes.
2 Only past month cigarette smokers who reported no cigarette purchase on their behalf or no personal purchase of cigarettes were classified as reporting no cigarette purchase.
3 Past month cigarette smokers aged 12 to 17 were asked whether a friend or relative had bought cigarettes for them in the past month and if they personally had bought the cigarettes they smoked during the past month from various sources; thus, the response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.47A Source of Cigarettes Smoked in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 12 to 17 Who Did Not Purchase Cigarettes in the Past Month, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Source of Cigarettes Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NO CIGARETTE PURCHASE REPORTED1 642 605 91 65 239 224 312 317
     "Bummed" Cigarettes from Someone 408 375 * * 135 128 236 221
     Took Cigarettes from Someone Without Asking 107 79 * * 57 39 19 19
     Took Cigarettes from Store Without Paying 2 5 * * 0 3 2 1
     Took Puffs from Someone Else's Cigarette 199 193 * * 78 87 97 79
     Rolled Own Cigarettes 6 9 * * 4 * 1 8
     Got Cigarettes Some Other Way 96 66 * * 40 25 29 35
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Past month cigarette smokers aged 12 to 17 were asked whether a friend or relative had bought cigarettes for them in the past month and if they personally had bought the cigarettes they smoked during the past month from various sources. Respondents indicating no purchase on their behalf or no personal purchase could indicate multiple methods of obtaining cigarettes besides purchasing them; thus, the responses categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.47B Source of Cigarettes Smoked in the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers Aged 12 to 17 Who Did Not Purchase Cigarettes in the Past Month, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Source of Cigarettes Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
NO CIGARETTE PURCHASE REPORTED1 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
     "Bummed" Cigarettes from Someone 63.5 62.0 * * 56.6 57.1 75.8 69.7
     Took Cigarettes from Someone Without Asking 16.7 13.1 * * 23.7 17.6 6.2 6.0
     Took Cigarettes from Store Without Paying 0.4 0.8 * * 0.1 1.4 0.6 0.3
     Took Puffs from Someone Else's Cigarette 31.0 31.8 * * 32.8 38.8 31.2 24.9
     Rolled Own Cigarettes 0.9 1.6 * * 1.6 *  0.2 2.6
     Got Cigarettes Some Other Way 15.0 10.8 * * 16.6 11.0 9.4 11.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Past month cigarette smokers aged 12 to 17 were asked whether a friend or relative had bought cigarettes for them in the past month and if they personally had bought the cigarettes they smoked during the past month from various sources. Respondents indicating no purchase on their behalf or no personal purchase could indicate multiple methods of obtaining cigarettes besides purchasing them; thus, the responses categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.48A Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 262a 444 2 8 69 87 191a 349
Basic 3,238 2,764 38a 65 244 224 2,956 2,475
Benson & Hedges 954 838 15 9 61 62 879 768
Camel 4,369 4,220 337 295 1,727 1,808 2,306 2,117
Capri 403 505 3 1 19 38 380 466
Carlton 443 244 * 3 * 6 443 235
Doral 2,829 2,917 39 39 132 148 2,659 2,729
GPC 1,304 1,049 22 18 59 41 1,224 989
Kent 351 216 1 2 4 2 345 212
Kool 1,551 1,688 70 78 133b 221 1,348 1,389
Liggett Select 158 183 * 6 14 14 144 163
Marlboro 25,238 24,959 1,596 1,496 6,728 6,501 16,913 16,962
Merit 652 610 2 3 * 2 650 605
Misty 603 770 3 10 11 23 589 737
Monarch 280 196 2 1 21 16 257 180
More 169 161 3 1 5 6 162 153
Newport 6,647 6,521 804 713 2,264 2,229 3,579 3,579
Pall Mall 610 750 10 8 52 58 548 684
Parliament 870a 1,182 61 68 404 432 405a 682
Salem 1,403 1,322 12 13 38 31 1,353 1,277
USA Gold 421 573 6 10 80 75 335 487
Vantage 176 201 1 * 4 1 171 200
Viceroy 283a 65 7 1 2 * 273a 63
Virginia Slims 1,672a 1,294 15 8 38 47 1,619a 1,239
Winston 1,809 1,788 28 16 120 116 1,661 1,657
All Other Brands 3,997 4,414 73 102 340 422 3,584 3,891
Unknown 442 562 57 70 79b 154 307 338
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.48B Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 0.4b 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.4a 0.8
Basic 5.3 4.6 1.2a 2.1 1.9 1.8 6.5 5.5
Benson & Hedges 1.6 1.4 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 1.9 1.7
Camel 7.1 7.0 10.5 9.7 13.7 14.2 5.1 4.7
Capri 0.7 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.8 1.0
Carlton 0.7 0.4 * 0.1 * 0.0 1.0 0.5
Doral 4.6 4.8 1.2 1.3 1.0 1.2 5.9 6.1
GPC 2.1 1.7 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.3 2.7 2.2
Kent 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.5
Kool 2.5 2.8 2.2 2.6 1.1b 1.7 3.0 3.1
Liggett Select 0.3 0.3 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.4
Marlboro 41.3 41.3 49.8 49.2 53.2a 50.9 37.4 38.0
Merit 1.1 1.0 0.1 0.1 * 0.0 1.4 1.4
Misty 1.0 1.3 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 1.3 1.7
Monarch 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.6 0.4
More 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.3
Newport 10.9 10.8 25.1 23.4 17.9 17.5 7.9 8.0
Pall Mall 1.0 1.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 1.2 1.5
Parliament 1.4a 2.0 1.9 2.2 3.2 3.4 0.9a 1.5
Salem 2.3 2.2 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.2 3.0 2.9
USA Gold 0.7 0.9 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.1
Vantage 0.3 0.3 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.4
Viceroy 0.5a 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 * 0.6a 0.1
Virginia Slims 2.7a 2.1 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.4 3.6a 2.8
Winston 3.0 3.0 0.9 0.5 1.0 0.9 3.7 3.7
All Other Brands 6.5 7.3 2.3 3.3 2.7 3.3 7.9 8.7
Unknown 0.7 0.9 1.8 2.3 0.6b 1.2 0.7 0.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.49A Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Male Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 146 249 2 3 34 51 111 194
Basic 1,829a 1,400 20a 42 138 124 1,671a 1,234
Benson & Hedges 297 306 6 6 24 39 268 261
Camel 2,804 2,775 168 167 1,065 1,134 1,571 1,474
Capri 21 53 * * 1 3 20 50
Carlton 202 141 * 3 * 4 202 135
Doral 1,445 1,498 16 7 70 74 1,359 1,417
GPC 816 529 14 12 41 24 761 493
Kent 220 75 * 1 3 * 216 74
Kool 874 1,066 28 45 79b 153 767 868
Liggett Select 83 68 * * 5 2 77 65
Marlboro 14,318 13,876 758 729 3,659 3,526 9,901 9,621
Merit 292 340 1 * * * 291 340
Misty 92 59 * 2 * 2 92 55
Monarch 137 100 * 1 10 9 127 91
More 34 107 2 * 3 6 30 101
Newport 3,507 3,415 398 350 1,197 1,196 1,912 1,869
Pall Mall 341 519 4 2 32 37 306 479
Parliament 348a 585 26 35 203 204 118a 345
Salem 654 646 7 6 17 23 629 617
USA Gold 158 233 5 4 19 27 134 202
Vantage 91 162 * * 2 1 89 161
Viceroy 135 40 5 1 1 * 129 39
Virginia Slims 136 62 5 1 * 3 131 57
Winston 1,231 1,016 22a 5 80 68 1,129 944
All Other Brands 2,113 2,584 41 54 166 221 1,906 2,309
Unknown 311 360 28 37 46b 109 236 214
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.49B Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Male Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 0.4 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.8
Basic 5.6a 4.3 1.3a 2.8 2.0 1.8 6.9a 5.2
Benson & Hedges 0.9 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 1.1 1.1
Camel 8.6 8.6 10.8 11.0 15.4 16.1 6.5 6.2
Capri 0.1 0.2 * * 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2
Carlton 0.6 0.4 * 0.2 * 0.1 0.8 0.6
Doral 4.4 4.6 1.0 0.5 1.0 1.0 5.6 6.0
GPC 2.5 1.6 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.3 3.1 2.1
Kent 0.7 0.2 * 0.1 0.0 * 0.9 0.3
Kool 2.7 3.3 1.8 3.0 1.1b 2.2 3.2 3.7
Liggett Select 0.3 0.2 * * 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.3
Marlboro 43.9 43.0 48.7 48.2 53.0a 50.1 40.9 40.6
Merit 0.9 1.1 0.1 * * * 1.2 1.4
Misty 0.3 0.2 * 0.1 * 0.0 0.4 0.2
Monarch 0.4 0.3 * 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.4
More 0.1 0.3 0.1 * 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.4
Newport 10.7 10.6 25.6 23.1 17.4 17.0 7.9 7.9
Pall Mall 1.0 1.6 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.5 1.3 2.0
Parliament 1.1a 1.8 1.7 2.3 2.9 2.9 0.5a 1.5
Salem 2.0 2.0 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3 2.6 2.6
USA Gold 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.9
Vantage 0.3 0.5 * * 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.7
Viceroy 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 * 0.5 0.2
Virginia Slims 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.1 * 0.0 0.5 0.2
Winston 3.8 3.1 1.4a 0.3 1.2 1.0 4.7 4.0
All Other Brands 6.5 8.0 2.7 3.6 2.4 3.1 7.9 9.7
Unknown 1.0 1.1 1.8 2.4 0.7b 1.6 1.0 0.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.50A Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Female Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 116 195 * 5 35 36 80 154
Basic 1,408 1,363 18 22 106 100 1,284 1,241
Benson & Hedges 657 532 10 2 36 24 611 506
Camel 1,565 1,445 169 128 661 674 735 643
Capri 382 452 3 1 18 35 360 416
Carlton 241 102 * * * 2 241 100
Doral 1,384 1,419 23 32 61 75 1,300 1,313
GPC 488 520 8 6 18 17 463 496
Kent 131 141 1 1 1 2 129 138
Kool 677 622 42 33 54 68 581 521
Liggett Select 75 116 * 6 9 12 67 98
Marlboro 10,920 11,083 839 767 3,070 2,975 7,012 7,341
Merit 360 270 1 3 0 2 359 265
Misty 511 711 3 8 11 21 497 682
Monarch 143 96 2 * 11 7 130 88
More 135 54 1 1 2 * 132 52
Newport 3,140 3,106 406 363 1,067 1,033 1,666 1,710
Pall Mall 269 231 * 6 21 21 242 205
Parliament 523 598 35 33 200 228 287 337
Salem 749 676 5 8 21 8 723 661
USA Gold 264 340 2 6 61 48 201 286
Vantage 85 38 1 * 2 * 82 38
Viceroy 147a 25 2 0 1 * 144a 24
Virginia Slims 1,536 1,232 9 7 38 44 1,488 1,181
Winston 579 772 6 11 40 48 532 713
All Other Brands 1,884 1,830 31 48 175 201 1,678 1,581
Unknown 131 203 28 33 32 45 71 124
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.50B Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Female Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 0.4 0.7 * 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.7
Basic 4.9 4.8 1.1 1.5 1.8 1.7 6.1 5.9
Benson & Hedges 2.3 1.9 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.4 2.9 2.4
Camel 5.5 5.1 10.2 8.4 11.5 11.8 3.5 3.1
Capri 1.3 1.6 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.6 1.7 2.0
Carlton 0.8 0.4 * * * 0.0 1.1 0.5
Doral 4.9 5.0 1.4 2.1 1.1 1.3 6.2 6.3
GPC 1.7 1.8 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3 2.2 2.4
Kent 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.7
Kool 2.4 2.2 2.6 2.2 0.9 1.2 2.8 2.5
Liggett Select 0.3 0.4 * 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5
Marlboro 38.3 39.3 50.8 50.1 53.4 52.0 33.2 35.1
Merit 1.3 1.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 1.7 1.3
Misty 1.8 2.5 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.4 2.4 3.3
Monarch 0.5 0.3 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.6 0.4
More 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 * 0.6 0.3
Newport 11.0 11.0 24.6 23.7 18.6 18.1 7.9 8.2
Pall Mall 0.9 0.8 * 0.4 0.4 0.4 1.1 1.0
Parliament 1.8 2.1 2.1 2.1 3.5 4.0 1.4 1.6
Salem 2.6 2.4 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.1 3.4 3.2
USA Gold 0.9 1.2 0.1 0.4 1.1 0.8 1.0 1.4
Vantage 0.3 0.1 0.1 * 0.0 * 0.4 0.2
Viceroy 0.5a 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 * 0.7a 0.1
Virginia Slims 5.4 4.4 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.8 7.1 5.6
Winston 2.0 2.7 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.8 2.5 3.4
All Other Brands 6.6 6.5 1.9 3.1 3.0 3.5 8.0 7.6
Unknown 0.5 0.7 1.7 2.2 0.6 0.8 0.3 0.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.51A Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among White Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 216a 351 2 6 63 71 151a 275
Basic 2,499 2,352 32a 53 203 192 2,264 2,107
Benson & Hedges 461 404 4 4 25 21 432 379
Camel 3,783 3,683 285 245 1,493 1,569 2,005 1,869
Capri 322 403 3 0 10 23 309 380
Carlton 363 239 * 3 * 6 363 230
Doral 2,417 2,333 28 33 108 119 2,281 2,181
GPC 996 765 15 10 48 32 933 723
Kent 241 192 * 2 * 2 241 188
Kool 852 757 33 53 53b 104 766 599
Liggett Select 137 173 * 4 12 13 126 156
Marlboro 19,383 19,389 1,338 1,215 5,177a 4,841 12,868 13,333
Merit 536 587 2 3 * 2 533 582
Misty 517 627 3 8 9 20 504 599
Monarch 198 166 2 1 20 14 176 151
More 100 32 3 1 * * 97 30
Newport 2,116 2,225 467 420 910 824 740a 981
Pall Mall 528 637 10 7 47 52 470 578
Parliament 729a 1,030 49 61 368 368 312a 600
Salem 909 819 6 13 25 23 878 784
USA Gold 401 508 6 9 65 72 330 427
Vantage 159 201 1 * * 1 157 200
Viceroy 216 64 7 1 1 * 208 63
Virginia Slims 1,358a 1,028 11 8 25 36 1,322a 985
Winston 1,451 1,516 21 15 104 104 1,327 1,398
All Other Brands 3,219 3,493 56 72 264 309 2,899 3,113
Unknown 321 327 43 46 51a 92 228 189
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.51B Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among White Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 0.5a 0.8 0.1 0.3 0.7 0.8 0.5a 0.8
Basic 5.6 5.3 1.3a 2.3 2.2 2.2 6.9 6.4
Benson & Hedges 1.0 0.9 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 1.3 1.1
Camel 8.5 8.3 11.7 10.7 16.4 17.6 6.1 5.6
Capri 0.7 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.9 1.1
Carlton 0.8 0.5 * 0.1 * 0.1 1.1 0.7
Doral 5.4 5.3 1.2 1.5 1.2 1.3 6.9 6.6
GPC 2.2 1.7 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.4 2.8 2.2
Kent 0.5 0.4 * 0.1 * 0.0 0.7 0.6
Kool 1.9 1.7 1.4 2.3 0.6b 1.2 2.3 1.8
Liggett Select 0.3 0.4 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.5
Marlboro 43.6 43.8 55.1 53.0 57.0a 54.3 39.1 40.3
Merit 1.2 1.3 0.1 0.1 * 0.0 1.6 1.8
Misty 1.2 1.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.2 1.5 1.8
Monarch 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.5
More 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 * * 0.3 0.1
Newport 4.8 5.0 19.2 18.3 10.0 9.2 2.2a 3.0
Pall Mall 1.2 1.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.6 1.4 1.7
Parliament 1.6a 2.3 2.0 2.7 4.1 4.1 0.9a 1.8
Salem 2.0 1.8 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.3 2.7 2.4
USA Gold 0.9 1.1 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.8 1.0 1.3
Vantage 0.4 0.5 0.1 * * 0.0 0.5 0.6
Viceroy 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 * 0.6 0.2
Virginia Slims 3.1a 2.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4 4.0a 3.0
Winston 3.3 3.4 0.9 0.6 1.1 1.2 4.0 4.2
All Other Brands 7.2 7.9 2.3 3.1 2.9 3.5 8.8 9.4
Unknown 0.7 0.7 1.8 2.0 0.6a 1.0 0.7 0.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.52A Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Black or African-American Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 30 24 * * * * 30 *
Basic 344 250 3 4 21 11 320 236
Benson & Hedges 214 195 * 3 3 1 210 190
Camel 68 83 1 4 13 26 54 54
Capri 32 38 * * 3 * 29 38
Carlton 16 0 * * * * 16 0
Doral 309 370 * * 3 8 305 362
GPC 183 148 1 * 2 4 180 143
Kent 45 * * * 0 * 44 *
Kool 536 730 21 14 51 70 464 645
Liggett Select 1 * * * 1 * * *
Marlboro 409 511 14 12 63 74 333 424
Merit 31 * * * * * 31 *
Misty 54 79 * * * 3 54 75
Monarch 56a 14 * * 1 * 56a 14
More 46 65 * * * * 46 65
Newport 3,347 3,268 176 200 924 965 2,247 2,103
Pall Mall 41 73 * * * * 41 *
Parliament 4 8 * 2 1 * * 1
Salem 285 442 2 * 8 6 275 435
USA Gold * * * * * * * *
Vantage 18 * * * 4 * 13 *
Viceroy 39 0 * 0 * * 39 *
Virginia Slims 162 136 * * 2 3 157 133
Winston 132 167 * * * 2 130 165
All Other Brands 274 346 6 3 11 12 258 332
Unknown 97 151 6 11 18 30 73 110
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.52B Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Black or African-American Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 0.4 0.3 * * * * 0.5 *
Basic 5.1 3.5 1.4 1.7 1.8 0.9 5.9 4.2
Benson & Hedges 3.2 2.7 * 1.3 0.3 0.1 3.9 3.4
Camel 1.0 1.2 0.6 1.4 1.1 2.1 1.0 1.0
Capri 0.5 0.5 * * 0.2 * 0.5 0.7
Carlton 0.2 0.0 * * * * 0.3 0.0
Doral 4.6 5.2 * * 0.2 0.7 5.6 6.4
GPC 2.7 2.1 0.3 * 0.2 0.3 3.3 2.5
Kent 0.7 * * * 0.0 * 0.8 *
Kool 7.9 10.3 8.6 5.6 4.6 5.8 8.6 11.5
Liggett Select 0.0 * * * 0.1 * * *
Marlboro 6.0 7.2 5.7 4.8 5.6 6.1 6.2 7.5
Merit 0.5 * * * * * 0.6 *
Misty 0.8 1.1 * * * 0.2 1.0 1.3
Monarch 0.8a 0.2 * * 0.1 * 1.0a 0.2
More 0.7 0.9 * * * * 0.8 1.2
Newport 49.4 46.0 73.4 77.7 81.9 79.1 41.6 37.4
Pall Mall 0.6 1.0 * * * * 0.8 *
Parliament 0.1 0.1 * 0.7 0.1 * * 0.0
Salem 4.2 6.2 1.0 * 0.7 0.5 5.1 7.7
USA Gold * * * * * * * *
Vantage 0.3 * * * 0.4 * 0.2 *
Viceroy 0.6 0.0 * 0.2 * * 0.7 *
Virginia Slims 2.4 1.9 * * 0.2 0.3 2.9 2.4
Winston 2.0 2.4 * * * 0.2 2.4 2.9
All Other Brands 4.1 4.9 2.4 1.0 1.0 0.9 4.8 5.9
Unknown 1.4 2.1 2.5 4.3 1.6 2.4 1.4 2.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.53A Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Hispanic or Latino Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 3 42 * * * 10 3 32
Basic 224a 70 * 6 17 16 204a 48
Benson & Hedges 173 183 8 1 28 38 136 144
Camel 314 265 41 34 120 134 153 98
Capri 32 57 * 1 6 8 25 48
Carlton * * * * * * * *
Doral 87 158 5 6 17 17 65 135
GPC 75 90 5 2 5 5 65 83
Kent 30 24 * * 1 * 29 24
Kool 82 130 4 6 11 33 67 91
Liggett Select 14 9 * * * * 14 7
Marlboro 3,803 3,744 174 200 1,056 1,165 2,573 2,378
Merit 17 * * * * * 17 *
Misty 7 35 * 0 * * 7 34
Monarch * 2 * * * 2 * *
More 23 13 * * 5 6 * 6
Newport 925 825 128b 65 320 344 477 416
Pall Mall 22 23 * 1 * 3 22 *
Parliament 75 91 5 * 27 30 43 57
Salem 149 51 0 0 3 2 146 48
USA Gold 5 5 0 * 3 2 2 3
Vantage * * * * * * * *
Viceroy 26 * * * * * 26 *
Virginia Slims 69 69 2 * 5 7 62 62
Winston 206a 34 5 1 11 4 190a 29
All Other Brands 311 415 10 15 33 68 268 332
Unknown 13a 64 5 12 6 24 2 27
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.53B Cigarette Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Hispanic or Latino Past Month Cigarette Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigarette Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
American Spirit 0.0 0.7 * * * 0.5 0.1 0.8
Basic 3.3a 1.1 * 1.5 1.0 0.8 4.4a 1.2
Benson & Hedges 2.6 2.9 2.0 0.3 1.7 2.0 3.0 3.5
Camel 4.7 4.1 10.5 9.4 7.2 7.0 3.3 2.4
Capri 0.5 0.9 * 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.5 1.2
Carlton * * * * * * * *
Doral 1.3 2.5 1.2 1.7 1.0 0.9 1.4 3.3
GPC 1.1 1.4 1.4 0.5 0.3 0.3 1.4 2.0
Kent 0.5 0.4 * * 0.1 * 0.6 0.6
Kool 1.2 2.0 1.0 1.8 0.7 1.7 1.5 2.2
Liggett Select 0.2 0.1 * * * * 0.3 0.2
Marlboro 56.9 58.5 44.1a 56.3 63.1 60.7 55.7 57.7
Merit 0.2 * * * * * 0.4 *
Misty 0.1 0.5 * 0.1 * * 0.2 0.8
Monarch * 0.0 * * * 0.1 * *
More 0.4 0.2 * * 0.3 0.3 * 0.2
Newport 13.8 12.9 32.4b 18.4 19.1 17.9 10.3 10.1
Pall Mall 0.3 0.4 * 0.2 * 0.2 0.5 *
Parliament 1.1 1.4 1.3 * 1.6 1.6 0.9 1.4
Salem 2.2 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.1 3.2 1.2
USA Gold 0.1 0.1 0.0 * 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1
Vantage * * * * * * * *
Viceroy 0.4 * * * * * 0.6 *
Virginia Slims 1.0 1.1 0.5 * 0.3 0.4 1.3 1.5
Winston 3.1a 0.5 1.2 0.3 0.7 0.2 4.1a 0.7
All Other Brands 4.7 6.5 2.5 4.3 2.0 3.6 5.8 8.0
Unknown 0.2a 1.0 1.2 3.4 0.4 1.3 0.1 0.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigarette brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.54A Cigar Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigar Smokers, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigar Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Al Capone 75 58 * 2 18 17 58 40
Antonio y Cleopatra 274 162 5 7 11 17 258 138
Arturo Fuente 131 124 1 * 7 4 122 120
Backwoods 523 530 30 24 95 99 398 407
Black & Mild 2,935 3,267 572 510 1,252a 1,413 1,111 1,344
Blackstone 66 4 1 * 1 2 63 2
Captain Black 107 66 4 5 10 11 93 50
Cohiba 132a 327 * 7 33 38 98 282
Dutch Masters 244 297 18 18 113 102 113 176
Garcia y Vega 479a 300 29 19 126 105 324 176
Havatampa 213 112 4 1 30 19 179 92
King Edward 147 188 9 3 26 22 112 163
La Corona 130 58 6 4 19 23 106 31
Macanudos 908 747 10 3 93 110 805 633
Montecristo 108 86 * 1 21 13 87 72
Muriel 130 53 3 1 * * 127 51
Partagas 185 269 3 3 3 14 179 252
Phillies 622 760 82 108 286 318 255 334
Punch 61 67 0 1 16 6 44 60
Romeo y Julieta 107 148 1 5 34 26 72 118
Swisher Sweets 1,963 2,080 193 237 638 612 1,132 1,232
Thompson 91 67 * * 4 1 87 66
Tijuana Smalls 190 54 6 1 11 7 173 46
White Owl 62a 142 7a 1 38 38 18b 103
Winchester 91 95 6 3 9 3 76 89
All Other Brands 2,055 2,095 45 54 312 380 1,698 1,661
Unknown 722 680 82 95 211 222 429 363
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigar brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.54B Cigar Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigar Smokers, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigar Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Al Capone 0.6 0.5 * 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.5
Antonio y Cleopatra 2.1 1.3 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.5 3.1 1.7
Arturo Fuente 1.0 1.0 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 1.5 1.5
Backwoods 4.1 4.1 2.7 2.1 2.8 2.7 4.8 5.0
Black & Mild 23.0 25.5 51.2 45.8 36.6 39.0 13.5 16.6
Blackstone 0.5 0.0 0.1 * 0.0 0.1 0.8 0.0
Captain Black 0.8 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 1.1 0.6
Cohiba 1.0a 2.5 * 0.6 1.0 1.0 1.2a 3.5
Dutch Masters 1.9 2.3 1.6 1.7 3.3 2.8 1.4 2.2
Garcia y Vega 3.8a 2.3 2.6 1.7 3.7 2.9 3.9 2.2
Havatampa 1.7 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.9 0.5 2.2 1.1
King Edward 1.2 1.5 0.8 0.3 0.8 0.6 1.4 2.0
La Corona 1.0 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.6 1.3 0.4
Macanudos 7.1 5.8 0.9 0.3 2.7 3.0 9.8 7.8
Montecristo 0.8 0.7 * 0.1 0.6 0.4 1.1 0.9
Muriel 1.0 0.4 0.3 0.1 * * 1.5 0.6
Partagas 1.4 2.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.4 2.2 3.1
Phillies 4.9 5.9 7.3 9.7 8.4 8.8 3.1 4.1
Punch 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.7
Romeo y Julieta 0.8 1.2 0.1 0.4 1.0 0.7 0.9 1.5
Swisher Sweets 15.4 16.2 17.3 21.2 18.7 16.9 13.8 15.2
Thompson 0.7 0.5 * * 0.1 0.0 1.1 0.8
Tijuana Smalls 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.2 2.1 0.6
White Owl 0.5a 1.1 0.6a 0.1 1.1 1.1 0.2b 1.3
Winchester 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.9 1.1
All Other Brands 16.1 16.3 4.0 4.9 9.1 10.5 20.7 20.5
Unknown 5.7 5.3 7.4 8.6 6.2 6.1 5.2 4.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigar brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.55A Cigar Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigar Smokers, by Gender: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigar Brand Total GENDER
Male Female
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Al Capone 75 58 63a 24 12 35
Antonio y Cleopatra 274 162 274 157 * 5
Arturo Fuente 131 124 120 96 11 29
Backwoods 523 530 498 505 25 25
Black & Mild 2,935 3,267 2,177 2,276 758b 991
Blackstone 66 4 66 4 * *
Captain Black 107 66 91 63 16 3
Cohiba 132a 327 106a 321 25 6
Dutch Masters 244 297 191 258 54 39
Garcia y Vega 479a 300 464a 282 16 18
Havatampa 213 112 206 98 7 15
King Edward 147 188 141 160 6 28
La Corona 130 58 127 58 3 *
Macanudos 908 747 802 683 106 64
Montecristo 108 86 108 86 * *
Muriel 130 53 115 50 14 3
Partagas 185 269 183 269 1 *
Phillies 622 760 522 635 100 126
Punch 61 67 60 67 1 *
Romeo y Julieta 107 148 91 127 16 21
Swisher Sweets 1,963 2,080 1,576 1,676 388 404
Thompson 91 67 86 66 6 1
Tijuana Smalls 190 54 188 53 2 0
White Owl 62a 142 56a 135 6 7
Winchester 91 95 85 77 6 18
All Other Brands 2,055 2,095 1,772 1,718 283 377
Unknown 722 680 502 428 220 252
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigar brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.55B Cigar Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigar Smokers, by Gender: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigar Brand Total GENDER
Male Female
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Al Capone 0.6 0.5 0.6a 0.2 0.6 1.4
Antonio y Cleopatra 2.1 1.3 2.6 1.5 * 0.2
Arturo Fuente 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.5 1.2
Backwoods 4.1 4.1 4.7 4.9 1.2 1.0
Black & Mild 23.0 25.5 20.4 21.9 36.4 40.2
Blackstone 0.5 0.0 0.6 0.0 * *
Captain Black 0.8 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.8 0.1
Cohiba 1.0a 2.5 1.0a 3.1 1.2 0.2
Dutch Masters 1.9 2.3 1.8 2.5 2.6 1.6
Garcia y Vega 3.8a 2.3 4.3a 2.7 0.8 0.7
Havatampa 1.7 0.9 1.9 0.9 0.3 0.6
King Edward 1.2 1.5 1.3 1.5 0.3 1.1
La Corona 1.0 0.4 1.2 0.6 0.1 *
Macanudos 7.1 5.8 7.5 6.6 5.1 2.6
Montecristo 0.8 0.7 1.0 0.8 * *
Muriel 1.0 0.4 1.1 0.5 0.7 0.1
Partagas 1.4 2.1 1.7 2.6 0.1 *
Phillies 4.9 5.9 4.9 6.1 4.8 5.1
Punch 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.0 *
Romeo y Julieta 0.8 1.2 0.9 1.2 0.8 0.9
Swisher Sweets 15.4 16.2 14.8 16.2 18.6 16.4
Thompson 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.0
Tijuana Smalls 1.5 0.4 1.8 0.5 0.1 0.0
White Owl 0.5a 1.1 0.5a 1.3 0.3 0.3
Winchester 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.3 0.7
All Other Brands 16.1 16.3 16.6 16.6 13.6 15.3
Unknown 5.7 5.3 4.7 4.1 10.6 10.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigar brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.56A Cigar Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigar Smokers, by Race/Ethnicity: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Cigar Brand Total1 RACE/ETHNICITY
White Black or African American Hispanic or Latino
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Al Capone 75 58 56 32 * 18 19 3
Antonio y Cleopatra 274 162 227 120 5 11 * *
Arturo Fuente 131 124 123 111 * * * 2
Backwoods 523 530 430 463 59 25 * 25
Black & Mild 2,935 3,267 1,439 1,610 1,122 1,192 266 313
Blackstone 66 4 * 1 * * * *
Captain Black 107 66 84 66 2 * 11 1
Cohiba 132a 327 99 261 10 * 15 35
Dutch Masters 244 297 159 207 46 76 33 10
Garcia y Vega 479a 300 371 255 * 19 62 24
Havatampa 213 112 160 90 46 18 2 3
King Edward 147 188 126 138 7 18 5 22
La Corona 130 58 109a 25 3 * 18 16
Macanudos 908 747 812 632 * 21 * 78
Montecristo 108 86 85 72 * * 1 14
Muriel 130 53 99 53 * * * *
Partagas 185 269 148 96 3 * 18 *
Phillies 622 760 421 488 147 178 46 77
Punch 61 67 60 62 * * * 5
Romeo y Julieta 107 148 77 99 * 1 * 31
Swisher Sweets 1,963 2,080 1,644 1,674 120 157 143 171
Thompson 91 67 91 67 * * 0 *
Tijuana Smalls 190 54 97 31 * 0 * 23
White Owl 62a 142 48a 114 13 17 1 *
Winchester 91 95 85 78 5 * * *
All Other Brands 2,055 2,095 1,646 1,668 94 137 274 226
Unknown 722 680 395 407 9a 49 284 187
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigar brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Total includes data from past month cigar smokers reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as those reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.56B Cigar Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Cigar Smokers, by Race/Ethnicity: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Cigar Brand Total1 RACE/ETHNICITY
White Black or African American Hispanic or Latino
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Al Capone 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.4 * 0.9 1.3 0.2
Antonio y Cleopatra 2.1 1.3 2.5 1.3 0.3 0.5 * *
Arturo Fuente 1.0 1.0 1.3 1.3 * * * 0.1
Backwoods 4.1 4.1 4.7 5.2 3.3 1.3 * 1.7
Black & Mild 23.0 25.5 15.7 18.1 61.9 59.9 18.4 21.5
Blackstone 0.5 0.0 * 0.0 * * * *
Captain Black 0.8 0.5 0.9 0.7 0.1 * 0.8 0.1
Cohiba 1.0a 2.5 1.1 2.9 0.5 * 1.1 2.4
Dutch Masters 1.9 2.3 1.7 2.3 2.5 3.8 2.3 0.7
Garcia y Vega 3.8a 2.3 4.1 2.9 * 0.9 4.3 1.7
Havatampa 1.7 0.9 1.7 1.0 2.5 0.9 0.1 0.2
King Edward 1.2 1.5 1.4 1.5 0.4 0.9 0.3 1.5
La Corona 1.0 0.4 1.2a 0.3 0.2 * 1.2 1.1
Macanudos 7.1 5.8 8.9 7.1 * 1.1 * 5.4
Montecristo 0.8 0.7 0.9 0.8 * * 0.0 1.0
Muriel 1.0 0.4 1.1 0.6 * * * *
Partagas 1.4 2.1 1.6 1.1 0.1 * 1.3 *
Phillies 4.9 5.9 4.6 5.5 8.1 8.9 3.2 5.3
Punch 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.7 * * * 0.3
Romeo y Julieta 0.8 1.2 0.8 1.1 * 0.0 * 2.2
Swisher Sweets 15.4 16.2 18.0 18.8 6.6 7.9 9.9 11.8
Thompson 0.7 0.5 1.0 0.7 * * 0.0 *
Tijuana Smalls 1.5 0.4 1.1 0.3 * 0.0 * 1.6
White Owl 0.5a 1.1 0.5a 1.3 0.7 0.9 0.1 *
Winchester 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.3 * * *
All Other Brands 16.1 16.3 18.0 18.7 5.2 6.9 19.0 15.5
Unknown 5.7 5.3 4.3 4.6 0.5a 2.5 19.7 12.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Cigar brands listed are the reported 25 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 25 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Total includes data from past month cigar smokers reporting racial/ethnic subgroups not shown, as well as those reporting more than one subgroup.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.57A Smokeless Tobacco Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Smokeless Tobacco Users, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002 and 2003
Smokeless Tobacco Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Beech-Nut 327 205 13 19 22 23 292 162
Bruton * * * * * * * *
Copenhagen 1,839 1,678 98 110 406a 320 1,335 1,248
Cougar 57 22 * * 1 1 53 21
Day's Work 51 8 1 3 2 5 48 *
Hawkan 57 54 3 2 10 8 44 44
Kodiak 567 605 43 45 141 175 383 385
Levi Garrett 452 281 29a 11 75 38 349 233
Red Man 539 648 24 30 104 89 411 529
Red Seal 198 221 11 15 13 23 175 184
Redwood 86 11 1 1 * 4 85a 6
Rooster 60 60 3 5 14 12 44 43
Silver Creek 137 40 2 * 1 5 134 35
Skoal 2,291 2,087 176 178 558 595 1,557 1,314
Timber Wolf 495 512 38 25 81 93 376 393
All Other Brands 464b 1,206 26 44 57 85 381b 1,077
Unknown 99 89 19 24 16 11 64 53
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco brands listed are the reported 15 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 15 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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Table 7.57B Smokeless Tobacco Brands Used Most Often During the Past Month among Past Month Smokeless Tobacco Users, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002 and 2003
Smokeless Tobacco Brand Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–17 18–25 26 or Older
2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003 2002 2003
Beech-Nut 4.2 2.7 2.6 3.7 1.5 1.6 5.0 2.8
Bruton * * * * * * * *
Copenhagen 23.6 21.7 20.1 21.5 27.1b 21.5 23.0 21.8
Cougar 0.7 0.3 * * 0.1 0.0 0.9 0.4
Day's Work 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.8 *
Hawkan 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.8
Kodiak 7.3 7.8 8.8 8.8 9.4 11.8 6.6 6.7
Levi Garrett 5.8 3.6 5.9a 2.1 5.0 2.5 6.0 4.1
Red Man 6.9 8.4 4.9 6.0 6.9 6.0 7.1 9.2
Red Seal 2.5 2.9 2.2 2.9 0.8 1.5 3.0 3.2
Redwood 1.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 * 0.3 1.5a 0.1
Rooster 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8
Silver Creek 1.8 0.5 0.4 * 0.1 0.3 2.3 0.6
Skoal 29.4 27.0 36.1 34.8 37.2 40.0 26.9 22.9
Timber Wolf 6.4 6.6 7.8 4.9 5.4 6.3 6.5 6.9
All Other Brands 6.0b 15.6 5.4 8.5 3.8 5.7 6.6b 18.8
Unknown 1.3 1.2 3.9 4.8 1.0 0.8 1.1 0.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Smokeless Tobacco brands listed are the reported 15 brands used most often among the civilian, noninstitutionalized U.S. population aged 12 or older in 2002; however, these are not necessarily the 15 brands used most often among the subgroups shown in this table.
aDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
bDifference between estimate and 2003 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002 and 2003.

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