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1999 Estimates of Substance Abuse

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Table 1A. Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and State: 1999

   

AGE GROUP (Years)

State

Total

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

Total

221,123

23,203

28,468

169,452

Alabama

3,619

369

474

2,776

Alaska

484

62

70

352

Arizona

3,767

425

497

2,845

Arkansas

2,134

225

278

1,631

California

25,532

2,805

3,439

19,288

Colorado

3,342

355

437

2,551

Connecticut

2,694

254

303

2,137

Delaware

622

64

76

482

District of Columbia

425

43

55

328

Florida

12,478

1,160

1,333

9,985

Georgia

6,242

668

844

4,731

Hawaii

969

95

117

758

Idaho

1,055

129

161

766

Illinois

9,727

999

1,287

7,442

Indiana

4,912

512

657

3,743

Iowa

2,381

252

314

1,814

Kansas

2,137

241

286

1,610

Kentucky

3,265

330

434

2,500

Louisiana

3,543

422

513

2,608

Maine

1,042

104

121

818

Maryland

4,239

416

498

3,326

Massachusetts

5,093

494

595

4,005

Michigan

7,893

832

1,025

6,036

Minnesota

3,915

433

522

2,960

Mississippi

2,250

260

323

1,667

Missouri

4,497

476

584

3,437

Montana

763

85

98

580

See notes at end of table. (continued)

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Table 1A. Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and State: 1999

   

AGE GROUP (Years)

State

Total

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

Nebraska

1,365

155

186

1,024

Nevada

1,489

143

175

1,171

New Hampshire

994

104

116

774

New Jersey

6,673

621

776

5,276

New Mexico

1,460

173

207

1,080

New York

14,764

1,458

1,807

11,500

North Carolina

6,260

637

764

4,859

North Dakota

532

63

75

394

Ohio

9,261

955

1,199

7,107

Oklahoma

2,723

308

361

2,054

Oregon

2,784

277

346

2,161

Pennsylvania

10,091

984

1,173

7,933

Rhode Island

818

82

93

643

South Carolina

3,095

323

384

2,388

South Dakota

612

74

86

452

Tennessee

4,591

459

588

3,544

Texas

15,805

1,863

2,310

11,632

Utah

1,675

247

315

1,113

Vermont

506

54

61

391

Virginia

5,582

554

682

4,346

Washington

4,711

486

591

3,634

West Virginia

1,551

143

198

1,210

Wisconsin

4,340

478

577

3,285

Wyoming

418

50

60

308

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 CAI.

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Table 1N. Survey Sample Size for All Respondents Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and State: 1999
   

AGE GROUP (Years)

State

Total

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

Total

66,706

25,357

21,933

19,416

Alabama

826

234

364

228

Alaska

879

355

281

243

Arizona

824

325

255

244

Arkansas

926

272

388

266

California

4,681

2,361

1,226

1,094

Colorado

865

289

301

275

Connecticut

768

301

222

245

Delaware

883

348

298

237

District of Columbia

776

196

311

269

Florida

3,096

1,082

1,056

958

Georgia

1,164

529

348

287

Hawaii

895

350

269

276

Idaho

943

348

351

244

Illinois

3,201

1,124

1,054

1,023

Indiana

1,044

377

391

276

Iowa

907

326

317

264

Kansas

886

326

309

251

Kentucky

969

326

374

269

Louisiana

934

332

350

252

Maine

856

292

265

299

Maryland

887

325

268

294

Massachusetts

762

323

218

221

Michigan

3,109

1,108

1,002

999

Minnesota

1,019

404

324

291

Mississippi

955

317

395

243

Missouri

903

360

293

250

Montana

899

328

301

270

See notes at end of table. (continued)

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Table 1N. Survey Sample Size for All Respondents Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and State: 1999

   

AGE GROUP (Years)

State

Total

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

Nebraska

847

294

304

249

Nevada

756

316

214

226

New Hampshire

791

324

197

270

New Jersey

933

410

246

277

New Mexico

830

309

236

285

New York

2,669

963

875

831

North Carolina

1,167

501

365

301

North Dakota

951

331

382

238

Ohio

3,234

1,083

1,143

1,008

Oklahoma

858

300

294

264

Oregon

915

353

287

275

Pennsylvania

3,460

1,226

1,160

1,074

Rhode Island

789

299

251

239

South Carolina

832

325

275

232

South Dakota

936

365

318

253

Tennessee

938

357

305

276

Texas

3,951

1,589

1,192

1,170

Utah

1,280

464

549

267

Vermont

802

337

222

243

Virginia

946

409

270

267

Washington

1,070

447

347

276

West Virginia

910

289

336

285

Wisconsin

1,066

432

328

306

Wyoming

918

376

306

236

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 CAI.

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Table 1C. Standard Errors of Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and State: 1999
   

AGE GROUP (Years)

State

Total

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

Total

2,328

281

407

2,129

Alabama

328

44

71

280

Alaska

31

4

4

31

Arizona

334

42

53

328

Arkansas

180

19

36

163

California

1,039

125

150

918

Colorado

226

52

55

213

Connecticut

299

22

39

283

Delaware

32

4

8

34

District of Columbia

26

7

3

28

Florida

609

48

71

587

Georgia

420

62

76

380

Hawaii

65

5

10

65

Idaho

67

9

18

57

Illinois

421

46

88

370

Indiana

342

32

78

291

Iowa

169

15

49

155

Kansas

108

20

36

108

Kentucky

273

32

36

268

Louisiana

249

37

33

237

Maine

45

8

9

42

Maryland

290

41

72

274

Massachusetts

312

34

74

309

Michigan

305

34

80

264

Minnesota

405

25

50

396

Mississippi

143

23

23

130

Missouri

349

50

73

278

Montana

45

7

7

40

See notes at end of table. (continued)

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Table 1C. Standard Errors of Estimated Numbers (in Thousands) of Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Age Group and State: 1999

   

AGE GROUP (Years)

State

Total

12-17

18-25

26 or Older

Nebraska

87

13

16

79

Nevada

136

19

28

116

New Hampshire

92

11

12

81

New Jersey

551

54

85

522

New Mexico

69

12

27

66

New York

455

60

116

481

North Carolina

504

38

101

493

North Dakota

37

6

15

32

Ohio

302

48

70

257

Oklahoma

217

31

42

207

Oregon

248

28

47

218

Pennsylvania

421

42

64

413

Rhode Island

59

11

16

44

South Carolina

248

33

23

226

South Dakota

51

6

7

46

Tennessee

303

38

45

294

Texas

690

98

113

593

Utah

151

30

24

127

Vermont

35

4

7

35

Virginia

411

58

66

390

Washington

501

58

45

459

West Virginia

102

14

20

98

Wisconsin

246

29

60

257

Wyoming

30

2

5

32

Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1999 CAI.

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