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Port Arthur

Spring 2000

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Table T-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Any tobacco product All 20.0% 26.6% 47.9% 52.1%
Grade 7 12.3% 17.9% 39.9% 60.1%
Grade 8 19.0% 25.7% 47.4% 52.6%
Grade 9 25.3% 33.1% 47.3% 52.7%
Grade 10 23.1% 29.8% 55.3% 44.7%
Grade 11 19.7% 24.6% 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 12 19.9% 28.2% 53.9% 46.1%
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Cigarettes All 19.1% 25.9% 46.9% 53.1%
Grade 7 11.0% 16.7% 39.3% 60.7%
Grade 8 18.5% 25.1% 47.1% 52.9%
Grade 9 23.5% 31.4% 46.4% 53.6%
Grade 10 22.4% 29.4% 54.1% 45.9%
Grade 11 20.1% 24.6% 43.7% 56.3%
Grade 12 19.4% 28.2% 51.9% 48.1%
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Smokeless tobacco All 2.8% 4.1% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 3.0% 3.9% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 8 3.8% 5.7% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 9 3.8% 5.5% 10.0% 90.0%
Grade 10 2.0% 3.2% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 11 3.0% 3.9% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.5% 5.5% 94.5%

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Table T-2: How often do you normally use...

Any tobacco product?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 57.9% 6.6% 4.5% 5.5% 6.2% 5.9% 13.3%


Grade 7 69.9% 2.5% 2.8% 3.2% 5.7% 4.7% 11.1%
Grade 8 58.5% 3.4% 5.1% 6.2% 8.0% 6.8% 11.9%
Grade 9 54.5% 9.4% 5.4% 7.9% 8.7% 4.7% 9.4%
Grade 10 53.3% 7.5% 4.6% 6.7% 6.3% 7.5% 14.2%
Grade 11 56.3% 8.3% 3.6% 4.2% 4.7% 7.3% 15.6%
Grade 12 53.1% 9.4% 5.7% 4.2% 2.1% 4.7% 20.8%

Cigarettes?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 57.7% 6.6% 4.4% 5.6% 6.2% 6.0% 13.5%


Grade 7 69.2% 2.6% 2.9% 3.2% 5.8% 4.9% 11.4%
Grade 8 58.3% 3.5% 4.9% 6.1% 8.1% 7.0% 12.2%
Grade 9 54.2% 8.9% 4.8% 8.5% 8.9% 4.8% 10.0%
Grade 10 53.6% 7.5% 4.6% 6.3% 6.3% 7.5% 14.2%
Grade 11 56.5% 8.4% 3.7% 4.2% 4.2% 7.9% 15.2%
Grade 12 53.4% 9.4% 5.8% 4.2% 2.1% 4.2% 20.9%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Smokeless tobacco?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 93.7% 0.3% 0.7% 1.1% 0.9% 0.8% 2.4%


Grade 7 95.4% * % 1.0% 1.0% 0.3% 1.0% 1.3%
Grade 8 92.2% 0.6% 1.2% 1.2% 1.7% 0.6% 2.6%
Grade 9 89.5% 0.7% 1.1% 1.9% 0.7% 1.1% 4.9%
Grade 10 96.2% 0.4% * % 0.9% 0.9% * % 1.7%
Grade 11 94.2% * % * % 1.6% 1.6% 1.1% 1.6%
Grade 12 96.1% * % 0.6% * % 0.6% 1.1% 1.7%

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Table T-3: In the past 30 days, how many cigarettes have you smoked?

>1 But >10 But >1 Pack


<1 Per <10 Per <1 Pack But <2 >2 Packs
None Day Day Per Day Packs/Day Per Day

All 79.1% 10.1% 6.9% 2.3% 1.2% 0.4%


Grade 7 86.6% 8.2% 3.3% 0.9% 0.6% 0.3%
Grade 8 81.1% 10.0% 7.0% 0.3% 1.4% 0.3%
Grade 9 73.1% 14.3% 7.9% 2.5% 2.2% * %
Grade 10 76.8% 11.2% 7.9% 2.9% 0.8% 0.4%
Grade 11 79.1% 5.8% 8.4% 4.7% 1.0% 1.0%
Grade 12 78.4% 9.0% 8.0% 3.0% 1.0% 0.5%

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Table T-4: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

Tobacco 10.4 11.1 11.8 12.5 12.3 13.9

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Table T-5: If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Cigarettes?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 14.0% 13.5% 3.6% 6.0% 15.7% 47.2%


Grade 7 18.1% 26.1% 7.1% 5.8% 16.8% 26.1%
Grade 8 18.9% 17.5% 5.9% 8.5% 18.3% 31.0%
Grade 9 13.6% 12.9% 2.5% 4.7% 14.0% 52.3%
Grade 10 9.5% 7.8% 2.5% 8.2% 14.0% 58.0%
Grade 11 11.4% 7.8% 1.6% 5.7% 22.8% 50.8%
Grade 12 11.7% 5.6% 1.5% 2.5% 8.6% 70.1%

Smokeless Tobacco?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 28.3% 22.3% 5.8% 7.9% 9.9% 25.9%


Grade 7 34.0% 35.7% 8.3% 6.7% 5.7% 9.7%
Grade 8 35.9% 29.0% 8.1% 8.4% 9.0% 9.6%
Grade 9 31.2% 19.5% 4.5% 7.5% 6.4% 30.8%
Grade 10 23.3% 20.0% 5.8% 10.4% 12.5% 27.9%
Grade 11 23.0% 14.4% 5.3% 10.2% 16.6% 30.5%
Grade 12 18.5% 11.1% 1.6% 3.7% 11.6% 53.4%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table T-6: About how many of your close friends...

Use any tobacco product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 34.7% 29.3% 13.0% 11.4% 11.6%


Grade 7 49.7% 26.4% 12.3% 7.7% 4.0%
Grade 8 35.8% 38.2% 13.2% 8.9% 4.0%
Grade 9 29.6% 22.5% 10.6% 12.3% 25.0%
Grade 10 26.5% 34.1% 16.9% 18.1% 4.4%
Grade 11 35.6% 34.5% 13.9% 10.8% 5.2%
Grade 12 29.9% 20.9% 11.4% 10.4% 27.4%

Smoke cigarettes?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 34.8% 30.0% 13.1% 11.2% 10.9%


Grade 7 50.3% 25.9% 12.8% 6.9% 4.1%
Grade 8 34.7% 40.2% 12.7% 8.5% 3.9%
Grade 9 29.2% 24.5% 10.5% 11.9% 23.8%
Grade 10 27.9% 33.2% 17.0% 17.8% 4.0%
Grade 11 36.5% 34.4% 14.1% 10.9% 4.2%
Grade 12 28.9% 22.1% 12.1% 11.1% 25.8%

Use a smokeless tobacco product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 76.2% 9.6% 3.6% 1.3% 9.3%


Grade 7 83.1% 9.0% 2.7% 3.3% 2.0%
Grade 8 84.1% 8.9% 3.6% 0.8% 2.5%
Grade 9 65.5% 8.7% 2.9% 1.8% 21.1%
Grade 10 81.1% 10.7% 4.9% 0.8% 2.5%
Grade 11 77.1% 15.6% 4.7% * % 2.6%
Grade 12 66.3% 5.1% 3.1% 0.5% 25.0%

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Table T-7: How do your parents feel about kids your age smoking cigarettes?

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 69.8% 8.5% 6.4% 1.6% 2.3% 11.4%


Grade 7 74.2% 4.0% 3.3% 1.7% 2.7% 14.0%
Grade 8 75.1% 6.4% 4.3% 0.9% 2.4% 10.9%
Grade 9 70.4% 5.6% 5.6% 3.0% 1.5% 14.1%
Grade 10 66.2% 10.2% 8.8% 0.9% 2.8% 11.1%
Grade 11 65.9% 15.1% 7.0% 2.7% 2.7% 6.5%
Grade 12 65.1% 12.9% 10.8% * % 2.2% 9.1%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table T-8: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use tobacco?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 60.6% 22.2% 7.4% 2.5% 7.4%


Grade 7 69.0% 16.7% 3.9% 2.3% 8.2%
Grade 8 65.4% 18.2% 7.9% 2.3% 6.2%
Grade 9 58.7% 23.6% 8.1% 1.1% 8.5%
Grade 10 57.3% 22.9% 7.5% 3.1% 9.3%
Grade 11 51.9% 30.8% 7.6% 3.2% 6.5%
Grade 12 58.7% 23.5% 10.1% 3.4% 4.5%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table A-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Any alcohol product All 35.5% 49.1% 70.3% 29.7%
Grade 7 25.4% 34.8% 60.5% 39.5%
Grade 8 36.1% 48.7% 69.5% 30.5%
Grade 9 39.0% 52.5% 70.5% 29.5%
Grade 10 34.5% 52.0% 73.8% 26.2%
Grade 11 38.9% 54.7% 74.9% 25.1%
Grade 12 41.3% 55.3% 76.0% 24.0%
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Beer All 19.8% 28.1% 48.0% 52.0%
Grade 7 14.8% 20.2% 40.7% 59.3%
Grade 8 18.5% 25.8% 43.3% 56.7%
Grade 9 20.6% 30.8% 50.7% 49.3%
Grade 10 18.5% 27.7% 50.6% 49.4%
Grade 11 21.8% 31.2% 48.5% 51.5%
Grade 12 26.7% 35.1% 55.9% 44.1%
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Wine coolers All 26.3% 39.7% 61.8% 38.2%
Grade 7 21.0% 29.3% 51.8% 48.2%
Grade 8 29.4% 41.2% 63.9% 36.1%
Grade 9 28.9% 44.0% 64.1% 35.9%
Grade 10 25.6% 43.9% 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 11 23.6% 41.2% 61.8% 38.2%
Grade 12 29.5% 39.0% 63.5% 36.5%
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Wine All 18.0% 27.9% 45.2% 54.8%
Grade 7 13.6% 19.1% 32.7% 67.3%
Grade 8 19.8% 29.9% 43.5% 56.5%
Grade 9 21.0% 34.1% 49.7% 50.3%
Grade 10 16.9% 29.8% 49.6% 50.4%
Grade 11 17.3% 27.0% 49.0% 51.0%
Grade 12 19.4% 26.4% 48.3% 51.7%
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Liquor All 20.9% 31.6% 46.6% 53.4%
Grade 7 13.9% 19.9% 30.5% 69.5%
Grade 8 18.1% 26.7% 39.9% 60.1%
Grade 9 25.1% 36.8% 49.5% 50.5%
Grade 10 22.7% 38.2% 54.2% 45.8%
Grade 11 21.5% 32.0% 54.5% 45.5%
Grade 12 24.5% 36.8% 55.4% 44.6%

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Table A-2: How often do you normally use...

Any alcohol product?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 36.9% 1.7% 5.7% 14.6% 17.8% 12.7% 10.5%


Grade 7 50.3% 1.2% 4.6% 7.4% 13.0% 11.1% 12.3%
Grade 8 41.3% 2.3% 3.7% 14.0% 17.7% 12.3% 8.8%
Grade 9 35.4% 2.5% 9.3% 16.1% 17.1% 12.9% 6.8%
Grade 10 31.7% 1.3% 4.2% 15.4% 20.4% 14.6% 12.5%
Grade 11 29.0% 1.0% 5.2% 18.7% 16.6% 16.6% 13.0%
Grade 12 29.4% 1.5% 6.7% 18.6% 23.7% 9.3% 10.8%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Beer?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 52.8% 0.7% 4.1% 9.9% 11.7% 9.0% 11.7%


Grade 7 63.9% 1.0% 3.0% 5.2% 9.8% 5.6% 11.5%
Grade 8 55.6% 0.6% 2.1% 9.4% 13.2% 9.1% 10.0%
Grade 9 51.8% 1.5% 6.9% 9.5% 11.3% 9.9% 9.1%
Grade 10 51.1% * % 2.5% 9.7% 11.0% 8.9% 16.9%
Grade 11 48.4% 0.5% 4.3% 12.9% 10.8% 11.8% 11.3%
Grade 12 42.4% 0.5% 6.0% 14.7% 15.2% 9.8% 11.4%

Wine coolers?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 42.3% 1.1% 3.7% 10.9% 16.8% 13.8% 11.5%


Grade 7 55.9% 0.3% 3.6% 7.2% 11.4% 9.8% 11.8%
Grade 8 44.3% 1.4% 3.8% 12.5% 15.9% 13.6% 8.4%
Grade 9 38.2% 2.2% 5.6% 11.6% 20.2% 12.7% 9.4%
Grade 10 36.5% 0.9% 3.4% 11.6% 18.5% 15.0% 14.2%
Grade 11 39.0% * % 2.1% 12.3% 14.4% 18.7% 13.4%
Grade 12 37.6% 1.1% 2.7% 10.8% 20.4% 14.5% 12.9%

Wine?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 55.2% 0.7% 2.7% 7.6% 10.7% 14.4% 8.7%


Grade 7 69.5% 0.6% 2.6% 5.5% 8.4% 7.5% 5.8%
Grade 8 59.8% 0.6% 2.1% 6.8% 11.6% 13.4% 5.7%
Grade 9 49.6% 1.1% 5.6% 7.4% 13.0% 14.8% 8.5%
Grade 10 49.1% 1.3% 1.7% 9.0% 9.0% 19.7% 10.3%
Grade 11 50.8% 0.5% 1.1% 9.0% 10.1% 18.0% 10.6%
Grade 12 50.5% * % 2.2% 8.2% 12.5% 14.1% 12.5%

Liquor?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 57.0% 0.7% 3.1% 9.0% 12.8% 10.3% 7.2%


Grade 7 75.6% 0.7% 2.6% 4.0% 6.9% 4.3% 5.9%
Grade 8 65.1% 0.3% 2.1% 8.7% 12.5% 7.5% 3.9%
Grade 9 54.1% 0.8% 5.6% 10.9% 14.3% 7.9% 6.4%
Grade 10 48.0% 1.3% 2.2% 9.2% 14.8% 16.2% 8.3%
Grade 11 47.4% 1.1% 2.1% 11.6% 12.1% 16.3% 9.5%
Grade 12 47.0% * % 3.2% 10.3% 16.8% 11.9% 10.8%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table A-3: When you drink the following alcoholic beverages, how many drinks do you usually
have at one time, on average?

Beer

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 50.1% 49.9% 8.8% 24.3% 16.8%


Grade 7 55.9% 44.1% 5.4% 22.0% 16.6%
Grade 8 52.6% 47.4% 5.4% 24.1% 17.9%
Grade 9 48.3% 51.7% 11.2% 27.3% 13.1%
Grade 10 47.7% 52.3% 8.4% 21.9% 21.9%
Grade 11 50.0% 50.0% 10.1% 22.3% 17.6%
Grade 12 44.8% 55.2% 12.9% 28.4% 13.9%

Wine Coolers

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 37.1% 62.9% 11.7% 39.4% 11.8%


Grade 7 47.9% 52.1% 10.3% 28.3% 13.5%
Grade 8 36.1% 63.9% 11.6% 39.3% 13.0%
Grade 9 34.0% 66.0% 14.2% 43.3% 8.6%
Grade 10 32.6% 67.4% 14.4% 39.8% 13.1%
Grade 11 36.0% 64.0% 8.6% 44.1% 11.3%
Grade 12 35.1% 64.9% 9.4% 44.0% 11.5%

Wine

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 53.5% 46.5% 5.4% 29.1% 12.0%


Grade 7 67.8% 32.2% 4.1% 19.1% 8.9%
Grade 8 56.9% 43.1% 5.9% 25.8% 11.3%
Grade 9 46.9% 53.1% 7.0% 33.7% 12.5%
Grade 10 48.3% 51.7% 6.9% 28.9% 15.9%
Grade 11 47.6% 52.4% 3.8% 32.4% 16.2%
Grade 12 51.6% 48.4% 3.6% 37.5% 7.3%

Liquor

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 55.0% 45.0% 7.9% 26.2% 10.9%


Grade 7 71.2% 28.8% 4.5% 13.8% 10.6%
Grade 8 61.6% 38.4% 7.2% 21.2% 10.0%
Grade 9 52.4% 47.6% 9.5% 27.5% 10.6%
Grade 10 47.7% 52.3% 10.2% 30.2% 11.9%
Grade 11 48.4% 51.6% 7.4% 31.4% 12.8%
Grade 12 44.4% 55.6% 8.7% 37.2% 9.7%

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Table A-4: During the past twelve months, how often have you had five or more drinks at one
time?

Beer
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 73.5% 26.5% 2.6% 11.1% 12.7%


Grade 7 78.8% 21.2% 2.3% 7.1% 11.9%
Grade 8 76.2% 23.8% 2.9% 10.1% 10.7%
Grade 9 69.6% 30.4% 2.2% 15.4% 12.8%
Grade 10 75.0% 25.0% 1.7% 11.0% 12.3%
Grade 11 73.5% 26.5% 3.2% 10.3% 13.0%
Grade 12 67.0% 33.0% 4.2% 12.6% 16.2%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Wine Coolers
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 64.8% 35.2% 3.2% 15.8% 16.1%


Grade 7 71.8% 28.2% 4.2% 9.4% 14.6%
Grade 8 62.8% 37.2% 4.1% 16.5% 16.5%
Grade 9 59.0% 41.0% 4.4% 21.0% 15.5%
Grade 10 61.6% 38.4% 2.6% 17.7% 18.1%
Grade 11 68.7% 31.3% 1.6% 17.0% 12.6%
Grade 12 67.0% 33.0% 1.1% 12.2% 19.7%

Wine
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 73.6% 26.4% 2.1% 10.4% 13.9%


Grade 7 82.1% 17.9% 2.0% 5.3% 10.6%
Grade 8 75.1% 24.9% 2.4% 10.9% 11.5%
Grade 9 64.9% 35.1% 2.2% 13.7% 19.2%
Grade 10 69.8% 30.2% 2.6% 11.1% 16.6%
Grade 11 75.4% 24.6% 1.6% 12.0% 10.9%
Grade 12 76.6% 23.4% 1.6% 9.4% 12.5%

Liquor
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 72.9% 27.1% 2.6% 12.4% 12.1%


Grade 7 83.9% 16.1% 2.3% 5.3% 8.6%
Grade 8 77.3% 22.7% 2.3% 9.3% 11.0%
Grade 9 66.9% 33.1% 2.2% 17.6% 13.2%
Grade 10 68.5% 31.5% 3.0% 14.9% 13.6%
Grade 11 70.3% 29.7% 2.2% 13.0% 14.6%
Grade 12 69.9% 30.1% 3.6% 14.0% 12.4%

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Table A-5: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

Alcohol 10.3 10.6 11.5 12.0 12.6 13.3

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Table A-6: If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Beer?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 13.9% 12.7% 4.2% 8.1% 18.3% 42.8%


Grade 7 18.4% 21.1% 7.0% 8.7% 15.4% 29.4%
Grade 8 18.6% 16.0% 7.2% 9.5% 19.8% 28.9%
Grade 9 14.7% 13.2% 2.3% 5.3% 15.8% 48.7%
Grade 10 9.6% 9.2% 2.5% 12.1% 20.5% 46.0%
Grade 11 9.0% 7.4% 3.7% 7.4% 25.4% 47.1%
Grade 12 11.1% 6.3% 2.6% 5.3% 13.7% 61.1%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Wine coolers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 13.7% 10.6% 3.7% 7.1% 20.2% 44.7%


Grade 7 18.6% 20.3% 5.6% 8.0% 18.3% 29.2%
Grade 8 16.8% 13.6% 6.4% 8.4% 20.8% 34.1%
Grade 9 13.3% 10.6% 1.1% 4.2% 18.3% 52.5%
Grade 10 10.5% 5.0% 3.4% 9.2% 22.3% 49.6%
Grade 11 10.3% 6.5% 2.7% 7.6% 26.6% 46.2%
Grade 12 11.5% 5.2% 2.6% 5.2% 16.2% 59.2%

Wine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 15.8% 16.1% 5.0% 8.5% 16.8% 37.8%


Grade 7 21.6% 28.4% 8.5% 5.6% 14.1% 21.9%
Grade 8 20.8% 21.9% 7.1% 11.1% 14.8% 24.2%
Grade 9 13.7% 14.8% 2.7% 6.1% 16.0% 46.8%
Grade 10 11.8% 10.5% 2.9% 14.3% 18.1% 42.4%
Grade 11 12.9% 11.3% 4.8% 8.6% 23.7% 38.7%
Grade 12 13.0% 6.2% 4.1% 5.2% 15.5% 56.0%

Liquor?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 16.4% 15.5% 5.7% 8.3% 15.8% 38.3%


Grade 7 23.7% 28.9% 7.2% 6.9% 12.5% 20.7%
Grade 8 22.0% 20.0% 7.7% 10.6% 14.0% 25.7%
Grade 9 16.1% 12.7% 3.4% 7.9% 13.5% 46.4%
Grade 10 10.9% 11.7% 6.3% 7.5% 20.1% 43.5%
Grade 11 11.8% 10.8% 5.9% 9.7% 22.0% 39.8%
Grade 12 12.0% 5.7% 3.6% 7.3% 14.1% 57.3%

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Table A-7: Since school began in the fall, on how many days (if any) have you...

Attended class while drunk on alcohol?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 88.3% 8.8% 1.6% 1.3%


Grade 7 85.8% 11.9% 1.0% 1.3%
Grade 8 88.2% 9.1% 1.2% 1.5%
Grade 9 84.5% 12.6% 1.1% 1.8%
Grade 10 90.8% 5.5% 1.8% 1.8%
Grade 11 92.9% 4.9% 2.2% * %
Grade 12 90.3% 5.9% 2.7% 1.1%

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drinking?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 98.6% 0.8% 0.2% 0.3%


Grade 7 98.0% 1.7% * % 0.3%
Grade 8 97.6% 1.2% 0.9% 0.3%
Grade 9 99.6% * % * % 0.4%
Grade 10 99.1% 0.9% * % * %
Grade 11 98.9% 0.5% 0.5% * %
Grade 12 98.3% 0.6% * % 1.1%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table A-8: School year use of alcohol by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Alcohol Users: 4.8 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 3.1 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Alcohol Users: 3.8 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 1.4 days per student

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Table A-9: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Driven a car when you've had a good bit to drink?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 90.5% 7.3% 1.6% 0.6%


Grade 9 93.7% 4.3% 1.2% 0.8%
Grade 10 95.7% 3.3% 0.5% 0.5%
Grade 11 87.3% 11.0% 1.7% * %
Grade 12 82.5% 13.0% 3.4% 1.1%

Gotten into trouble with the police because of drinking?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 98.0% 1.1% 0.5% 0.4%


Grade 7 97.1% 2.2% 0.7% * %
Grade 8 97.5% 1.3% 0.3% 1.0%
Grade 9 97.7% 0.8% 1.2% 0.4%
Grade 10 99.5% * % 0.5% * %
Grade 11 98.9% 1.1% * % * %
Grade 12 97.7% 1.2% * % 1.2%

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Table A-10: About how many of your close friends use...

Any alcohol product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 25.7% 25.2% 14.5% 16.6% 18.1%


Grade 7 39.3% 26.9% 13.9% 11.2% 8.6%
Grade 8 28.7% 30.0% 16.4% 14.5% 10.5%
Grade 9 21.0% 17.6% 13.1% 18.3% 30.0%
Grade 10 20.6% 26.6% 16.5% 21.8% 14.5%
Grade 11 21.5% 31.3% 14.9% 17.9% 14.4%
Grade 12 20.3% 20.3% 11.9% 16.3% 31.2%

Beer?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 38.5% 23.2% 13.3% 11.7% 13.3%


Grade 7 54.9% 22.1% 10.4% 6.9% 5.7%
Grade 8 45.2% 27.4% 15.0% 7.2% 5.3%
Grade 9 32.7% 20.1% 9.7% 12.9% 24.5%
Grade 10 32.5% 25.9% 19.8% 15.2% 6.6%
Grade 11 35.6% 25.5% 12.8% 14.9% 11.2%
Grade 12 26.5% 18.4% 12.8% 14.3% 28.1%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Wine coolers?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 32.1% 24.4% 15.2% 13.2% 15.1%


Grade 7 45.0% 24.8% 12.3% 11.0% 6.9%
Grade 8 32.8% 27.8% 16.4% 14.2% 8.9%
Grade 9 25.6% 17.8% 15.3% 13.9% 27.4%
Grade 10 27.6% 25.9% 17.7% 16.5% 12.3%
Grade 11 32.1% 32.1% 16.1% 11.9% 7.8%
Grade 12 29.3% 19.9% 13.6% 11.0% 26.2%

Wine?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 47.5% 19.1% 12.6% 8.2% 12.6%


Grade 7 63.2% 16.8% 9.3% 5.6% 5.0%
Grade 8 53.7% 21.8% 11.6% 7.2% 5.8%
Grade 9 38.2% 14.1% 17.3% 7.4% 23.0%
Grade 10 45.0% 20.4% 14.2% 12.1% 8.3%
Grade 11 46.6% 27.7% 11.0% 7.3% 7.3%
Grade 12 36.3% 16.1% 10.9% 10.4% 26.4%

Liquor?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 44.8% 18.9% 10.7% 10.8% 14.8%


Grade 7 65.7% 15.7% 6.9% 5.0% 6.6%
Grade 8 55.8% 18.9% 10.6% 9.2% 5.6%
Grade 9 35.9% 16.7% 10.9% 11.2% 25.4%
Grade 10 37.4% 23.5% 12.3% 16.5% 10.3%
Grade 11 40.1% 23.4% 13.5% 10.9% 12.0%
Grade 12 29.4% 16.5% 10.8% 12.9% 30.4%

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Table A-11: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Had difficulties of any kind with your friends because of your drinking?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 95.4% 4.0% 0.2% 0.4%


Grade 7 95.4% 4.6% * % * %
Grade 8 96.5% 3.2% 0.3% * %
Grade 9 95.8% 3.4% 0.4% 0.4%
Grade 10 96.2% 3.8% * % * %
Grade 11 93.8% 5.1% 0.6% 0.6%
Grade 12 93.7% 4.6% * % 1.7%

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drinking?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 94.8% 4.4% 0.5% 0.3%


Grade 7 96.0% 4.0% * % * %
Grade 8 96.5% 2.9% 0.3% 0.3%
Grade 9 96.1% 2.4% 1.6% * %
Grade 10 92.9% 5.7% 0.9% 0.5%
Grade 11 93.7% 6.3% * % * %
Grade 12 92.4% 6.4% * % 1.2%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table A-12: Thinking of parties you attended this school year, how often was alcohol used?

Half Most Of Don't Didn't


Never Seldom the Time the Time Always Know Attend

All 44.6% 12.2% 8.4% 9.5% 14.2% 2.5% 8.5%


Grade 7 63.7% 9.8% 4.2% 5.6% 5.6% 3.6% 7.5%
Grade 8 55.4% 15.6% 7.5% 7.8% 6.3% 1.5% 6.0%
Grade 9 39.0% 17.0% 11.6% 8.7% 12.6% 1.1% 10.1%
Grade 10 34.1% 8.1% 10.3% 15.7% 18.8% 4.0% 9.0%
Grade 11 33.9% 12.9% 7.5% 10.8% 21.0% 3.2% 10.8%
Grade 12 37.8% 8.6% 8.6% 9.7% 25.9% 1.6% 7.6%

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Table A-13: How often, if ever, do you get alcoholic beverages from...

At home

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 39.5% 25.0% 22.0% 9.7% 3.9%


Grade 7 46.8% 23.5% 19.4% 6.1% 4.2%
Grade 8 43.1% 18.4% 22.4% 13.5% 2.6%
Grade 9 37.3% 25.4% 23.5% 9.7% 4.1%
Grade 10 39.6% 24.8% 22.2% 7.8% 5.7%
Grade 11 33.9% 32.3% 19.4% 11.8% 2.7%
Grade 12 33.5% 27.7% 25.1% 9.9% 3.7%

From friends

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 36.8% 17.6% 18.8% 18.5% 8.3%


Grade 7 48.9% 24.6% 10.8% 11.5% 4.3%
Grade 8 43.5% 19.5% 15.1% 16.3% 5.6%
Grade 9 33.8% 16.2% 20.7% 20.7% 8.6%
Grade 10 32.3% 14.8% 26.5% 19.3% 7.2%
Grade 11 28.7% 18.2% 19.9% 22.7% 10.5%
Grade 12 29.6% 10.6% 21.2% 22.8% 15.9%

From a store

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 38.4% 40.9% 10.3% 7.2% 3.3%


Grade 7 50.0% 42.9% 3.9% 2.3% 1.0%
Grade 8 43.9% 43.6% 5.0% 5.9% 1.5%
Grade 9 35.5% 40.4% 11.3% 7.5% 5.3%
Grade 10 35.2% 41.9% 11.0% 8.8% 3.1%
Grade 11 31.3% 39.0% 15.9% 10.4% 3.3%
Grade 12 30.7% 36.0% 17.5% 10.1% 5.8%

At parties

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 36.0% 17.4% 15.0% 14.8% 16.8%


Grade 7 46.9% 23.0% 10.7% 11.7% 7.8%
Grade 8 40.5% 19.2% 14.2% 13.6% 12.4%
Grade 9 36.0% 15.3% 14.6% 16.5% 17.6%
Grade 10 31.9% 14.8% 18.8% 14.4% 20.1%
Grade 11 28.2% 12.7% 19.9% 17.1% 22.1%
Grade 12 27.8% 18.2% 13.4% 16.6% 24.1%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Other source

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 38.7% 24.9% 15.4% 11.1% 9.9%


Grade 7 47.4% 23.5% 13.4% 8.8% 6.9%
Grade 8 45.2% 22.6% 14.6% 9.5% 8.0%
Grade 9 36.8% 23.0% 14.2% 11.5% 14.6%
Grade 10 35.7% 26.5% 14.8% 13.0% 10.0%
Grade 11 31.8% 30.2% 16.8% 12.3% 8.9%
Grade 12 31.9% 25.5% 20.7% 11.7% 10.1%

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Table A-14: How do your parents feel about kids your age drinking beer?

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 63.4% 12.4% 8.2% 3.0% 2.2% 10.8%


Grade 7 69.0% 5.7% 5.0% 3.0% 3.3% 14.0%
Grade 8 66.5% 9.8% 7.4% 3.4% 2.2% 10.8%
Grade 9 64.0% 10.5% 7.1% 3.0% 2.2% 13.1%
Grade 10 64.2% 12.6% 7.9% 2.8% 1.9% 10.7%
Grade 11 60.1% 16.9% 12.0% 3.8% 2.2% 4.9%
Grade 12 53.6% 23.0% 12.0% 1.6% 1.1% 8.7%

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Table A-15: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use alcohol?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 52.9% 26.8% 11.6% 3.4% 5.2%


Grade 7 55.1% 26.7% 7.8% 4.7% 5.7%
Grade 8 55.9% 23.4% 11.4% 4.5% 4.8%
Grade 9 50.7% 25.0% 16.0% 3.0% 5.2%
Grade 10 53.9% 28.9% 8.3% 2.6% 6.1%
Grade 11 47.3% 31.5% 12.5% 3.3% 5.4%
Grade 12 54.2% 26.6% 13.6% 2.3% 3.4%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table D-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Marijuana? All 14.0% 20.1% 31.4% 68.6%
Grade 7 7.7% 10.1% 14.8% 85.2%
Grade 8 8.5% 13.8% 23.4% 76.6%
Grade 9 18.3% 26.2% 35.2% 64.8%
Grade 10 15.5% 23.9% 37.8% 62.2%
Grade 11 15.0% 21.0% 34.5% 65.5%
Grade 12 20.0% 26.8% 47.3% 52.7%
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Cocaine? All 1.1% 1.7% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.2% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 1.1% 2.5% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 1.5% 2.0% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 12 2.5% 2.5% 4.0% 96.0%
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Crack? All 0.7% 1.1% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 1.5% 2.4% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.5% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
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Hallucinogens? All 1.1% 1.9% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.2% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.8% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 1.8% 2.5% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 11 1.5% 3.0% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 12 1.0% 3.0% 3.9% 96.1%
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Uppers? All 1.5% 2.4% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 0.8% 0.8% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 1.3% 2.5% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 3.0% 5.6% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 12 2.0% 4.0% 5.0% 95.0%
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Downers? All 1.8% 2.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.3% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 1.7% 2.5% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 11 5.0% 7.0% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 12 3.0% 5.5% 7.5% 92.5%
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Rohypnol? All 1.4% 1.6% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 2.1% 2.1% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.1% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.8% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 10 1.2% 1.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
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Steroids? All 0.6% 0.9% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.2% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 0.4% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Ecstasy? All 1.5% 2.0% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 1.5% 1.5% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 0.8% 0.8% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % 0.4% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 1.6% 2.4% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 11 0.5% 2.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 12 5.0% 5.5% 6.5% 93.5%
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Heroin? All 0.4% 0.7% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.8% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 * % 0.3% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 11 0.5% 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%

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Table D-2: How often do you normally use...

Marijuana?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 72.5% 4.1% 3.6% 5.1% 5.0% 4.7% 5.0%


Grade 7 86.9% 3.1% 1.0% 2.1% 2.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Grade 8 78.8% 1.8% 1.2% 4.5% 6.6% 4.2% 3.0%
Grade 9 67.7% 4.7% 7.0% 8.2% 4.3% 5.1% 3.1%
Grade 10 67.1% 3.5% 4.4% 6.1% 6.6% 4.8% 7.5%
Grade 11 68.5% 6.0% 2.7% 5.4% 3.8% 7.1% 6.5%
Grade 12 63.5% 6.6% 5.0% 3.9% 6.6% 5.5% 8.8%

Cocaine?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 97.3% 0.1% 0.1% 0.5% 1.2% 0.2% 0.6%


Grade 7 97.2% * % 0.7% 1.0% 0.7% * % 0.3%
Grade 8 99.1% * % * % 0.3% 0.3% * % 0.3%
Grade 9 97.3% * % * % 0.8% 0.8% * % 1.2%
Grade 10 97.4% 0.4% * % * % 1.3% 0.4% 0.4%
Grade 11 96.2% * % * % 1.1% 2.2% * % 0.5%
Grade 12 96.2% * % * % * % 2.2% 1.1% 0.5%

Crack?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 98.9% * % 0.1% 0.4% 0.3% * % 0.3%


Grade 7 97.6% * % 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% * % 0.3%
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 99.2% * % * % 0.8% * % * % * %
Grade 10 98.7% * % * % * % 0.9% * % 0.4%
Grade 11 97.8% * % * % 1.1% * % * % 1.1%
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Hallucinogens?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 97.2% 0.1% 0.3% 0.4% 0.8% 0.7% 0.5%


Grade 7 98.6% * % 0.7% * % 0.3% 0.3% * %
Grade 8 99.1% * % 0.3% * % 0.3% 0.3% * %
Grade 9 96.5% * % 0.8% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4% 0.8%
Grade 10 97.4% 0.4% * % * % 0.4% 0.9% 0.9%
Grade 11 95.0% * % * % 1.1% 2.2% 0.6% 1.1%
Grade 12 96.2% * % * % 0.5% 1.1% 2.2% * %

Uppers?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 96.9% 0.1% * % 1.2% 0.7% 0.6% 0.5%


Grade 7 98.3% * % * % 1.0% * % * % 0.7%
Grade 8 98.5% * % * % 0.3% 0.3% 0.6% 0.3%
Grade 9 98.5% * % * % 0.8% 0.8% * % * %
Grade 10 96.5% * % * % * % 1.3% 1.3% 0.9%
Grade 11 94.5% * % * % 2.7% 0.5% 1.1% 1.1%
Grade 12 94.0% 0.5% * % 3.3% 1.6% 0.5% * %

Downers?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 96.5% 0.2% 0.1% 1.2% 0.9% 0.6% 0.5%


Grade 7 98.3% 0.3% * % 1.0% * % * % 0.3%
Grade 8 98.8% * % * % * % 0.3% 0.6% 0.3%
Grade 9 97.7% 0.4% * % 0.4% 1.2% * % 0.4%
Grade 10 96.9% 0.4% 0.4% * % 0.9% 0.9% 0.4%
Grade 11 92.3% * % * % 4.4% 1.1% 1.1% 1.1%
Grade 12 93.5% * % * % 2.7% 2.2% 1.1% 0.5%

Rohypnol?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 98.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4% 0.3%


Grade 7 97.5% 0.4% * % 0.4% 1.1% 0.4% 0.4%
Grade 8 97.8% * % * % 0.3% 0.9% 0.9% * %
Grade 9 98.0% 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% * % * %
Grade 10 99.1% * % * % * % 0.4% * % 0.4%
Grade 11 97.8% * % * % 1.1% * % 0.6% 0.6%
Grade 12 97.3% * % * % * % 1.6% 0.5% 0.5%

Steroids?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 99.2% 0.1% * % 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%


Grade 7 98.6% * % * % 0.3% * % 0.7% 0.3%
Grade 8 99.4% 0.3% * % * % * % * % 0.3%
Grade 9 99.6% * % * % 0.4% * % * % * %
Grade 10 99.1% * % * % 0.4% 0.4% * % * %
Grade 11 99.4% * % * % * % 0.6% * % * %
Grade 12 98.9% * % * % 0.5% * % * % 0.5%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Ecstasy?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 97.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.9% 0.7% 0.4% 0.5%


Grade 7 97.2% 0.3% 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 0.3% * %
Grade 8 98.2% 0.3% * % 0.3% 0.6% * % 0.6%
Grade 9 99.2% * % * % 0.4% 0.4% * % * %
Grade 10 97.0% * % * % 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 0.4%
Grade 11 97.3% * % * % 1.1% * % 1.1% 0.5%
Grade 12 93.0% * % 0.5% 2.7% 1.6% 0.5% 1.6%

Heroin?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 99.5% * % * % 0.3% 0.1% 0.1% * %


Grade 7 98.6% * % * % 0.7% 0.4% 0.4% * %
Grade 8 99.7% * % * % * % * % 0.3% * %
Grade 9 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 10 99.6% * % * % * % 0.4% * % * %
Grade 11 99.5% * % * % 0.5% * % * % * %
Grade 12 99.5% * % * % 0.5% * % * % * %

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Table D-3: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

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Table D-4: Age of first use of marijuana by family situation:

Two parent family

Never 9 or Under 10-11 12-13 14-15 16-17 18 or Over

All 76.9% 0.9% 3.0% 9.3% 7.2% 2.8% * %


Grade 7 93.4% 1.2% 2.4% 1.8% 1.2% * % * %
Grade 8 81.3% 0.6% 6.8% 10.8% 0.6% * % * %
Grade 9 73.0% 2.2% 3.6% 15.3% 5.8% * % * %
Grade 10 71.8% 0.8% 1.6% 12.9% 11.3% 1.6% * %
Grade 11 76.8% * % 1.8% 7.1% 11.6% 2.7% * %
Grade 12 63.2% * % 1.8% 7.0% 14.0% 14.0% * %

Other family situation

Never 9 or Under 10-11 12-13 14-15 16-17 18 or Over

All 60.0% 2.4% 5.2% 17.1% 11.4% 3.9% * %


Grade 7 74.6% 6.9% 7.7% 9.2% 1.5% * % * %
Grade 8 72.7% 1.9% 3.7% 19.3% 2.5% * % * %
Grade 9 58.1% 1.6% 5.4% 23.3% 10.1% 1.6% * %
Grade 10 52.8% 0.9% 8.3% 14.8% 22.2% 0.9% * %
Grade 11 52.6% 1.3% * % 23.1% 16.7% 6.4% * %
Grade 12 40.8% 1.4% 4.2% 11.3% 19.7% 22.5% * %
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table D-5: If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Marijuana?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 17.2% 21.2% 4.9% 6.7% 11.9% 38.1%


Grade 7 24.1% 39.5% 7.7% 4.7% 7.4% 16.7%
Grade 8 25.1% 30.1% 5.7% 7.2% 11.9% 20.0%
Grade 9 16.1% 18.4% 4.6% 4.6% 10.7% 45.6%
Grade 10 12.3% 14.8% 4.2% 11.4% 12.3% 44.9%
Grade 11 12.3% 12.8% 4.3% 8.6% 20.3% 41.7%
Grade 12 11.3% 7.2% 2.1% 4.1% 10.8% 64.4%

Cocaine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 26.3% 31.0% 9.9% 7.8% 6.7% 18.4%


Grade 7 30.3% 44.8% 9.7% 3.8% 3.4% 7.9%
Grade 8 33.3% 40.4% 8.0% 8.0% 4.4% 5.9%
Grade 9 30.4% 25.1% 6.8% 7.6% 6.1% 24.0%
Grade 10 18.9% 33.2% 10.9% 10.5% 8.0% 18.5%
Grade 11 21.0% 24.3% 15.5% 11.0% 10.5% 17.7%
Grade 12 21.1% 13.7% 10.5% 6.3% 8.9% 39.5%

Crack?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 26.7% 30.2% 9.3% 8.2% 6.5% 19.2%


Grade 7 31.6% 45.1% 8.8% 3.4% 4.0% 7.1%
Grade 8 32.8% 40.7% 7.8% 7.6% 4.1% 7.0%
Grade 9 30.0% 24.6% 6.5% 8.8% 4.6% 25.4%
Grade 10 19.6% 31.1% 9.8% 10.6% 7.7% 21.3%
Grade 11 22.2% 21.1% 14.6% 13.0% 11.4% 17.8%
Grade 12 21.3% 13.3% 10.1% 6.4% 9.0% 39.9%

Hallucinogens?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 43.9% 23.7% 8.1% 6.6% 4.1% 13.6%


Grade 7 54.2% 30.9% 6.3% 3.5% 1.7% 3.5%
Grade 8 46.7% 32.2% 10.1% 5.3% 2.4% 3.3%
Grade 9 46.5% 19.5% 3.9% 5.5% 3.9% 20.7%
Grade 10 39.3% 25.6% 9.4% 9.8% 4.7% 11.1%
Grade 11 34.6% 20.5% 13.0% 11.4% 7.6% 13.0%
Grade 12 38.2% 10.5% 7.9% 5.2% 5.2% 33.0%

Uppers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 48.8% 19.5% 6.6% 6.0% 4.0% 15.1%


Grade 7 57.9% 27.9% 5.9% 1.7% 2.1% 4.5%
Grade 8 57.1% 25.3% 5.9% 4.7% 2.4% 4.7%
Grade 9 52.4% 15.0% 4.5% 6.4% 3.0% 18.7%
Grade 10 41.8% 22.4% 6.9% 9.1% 6.0% 13.8%
Grade 11 37.0% 16.3% 11.4% 13.6% 5.4% 16.3%
Grade 12 42.2% 7.8% 6.2% 1.6% 5.7% 36.5%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Downers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 48.7% 19.7% 6.5% 6.1% 4.0% 15.1%


Grade 7 58.7% 27.3% 5.8% 1.7% 1.7% 4.8%
Grade 8 56.9% 25.5% 5.6% 5.3% 2.6% 4.1%
Grade 9 53.0% 14.4% 3.8% 6.8% 3.0% 18.9%
Grade 10 41.4% 22.8% 7.2% 8.9% 6.3% 13.5%
Grade 11 35.9% 18.5% 12.0% 12.0% 5.4% 16.3%
Grade 12 41.2% 7.5% 6.4% 2.1% 5.3% 37.4%

Rohypnol?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 52.8% 19.1% 6.1% 5.3% 3.4% 13.3%


Grade 7 59.3% 27.6% 4.8% 2.1% 2.1% 4.1%
Grade 8 59.8% 22.9% 5.0% 5.9% 2.1% 4.4%
Grade 9 50.8% 17.4% 4.7% 3.9% 2.7% 20.5%
Grade 10 50.0% 19.3% 7.1% 9.7% 4.2% 9.7%
Grade 11 50.5% 17.6% 8.2% 7.1% 6.0% 10.4%
Grade 12 44.2% 7.4% 7.9% 3.2% 4.2% 33.2%

Steroids?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 33.4% 29.6% 8.7% 9.2% 5.2% 13.9%


Grade 7 40.8% 39.4% 7.3% 5.2% 2.1% 5.2%
Grade 8 40.0% 35.1% 8.1% 8.4% 2.3% 6.1%
Grade 9 36.4% 24.9% 8.3% 7.5% 5.1% 17.8%
Grade 10 27.5% 32.2% 11.4% 11.0% 5.9% 11.9%
Grade 11 24.3% 27.6% 9.2% 17.8% 10.3% 10.8%
Grade 12 27.7% 15.7% 7.9% 6.8% 6.8% 35.1%

Ecstasy?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 46.7% 21.9% 6.9% 6.3% 4.1% 14.1%


Grade 7 56.6% 28.3% 5.5% 2.9% 1.6% 5.1%
Grade 8 55.6% 26.5% 6.0% 5.7% 2.0% 4.3%
Grade 9 46.8% 19.6% 5.7% 6.4% 2.3% 19.2%
Grade 10 43.5% 20.7% 9.3% 9.3% 6.8% 10.5%
Grade 11 37.3% 23.2% 9.2% 9.7% 7.6% 13.0%
Grade 12 35.2% 10.9% 6.7% 4.7% 6.2% 36.3%

Heroin?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 35.0% 31.4% 9.8% 7.6% 3.3% 12.9%


Grade 7 44.3% 38.0% 6.2% 4.6% 2.3% 4.6%
Grade 8 40.3% 36.6% 8.2% 9.4% 2.3% 3.1%
Grade 9 35.3% 28.2% 10.2% 5.3% 2.6% 18.4%
Grade 10 29.6% 33.7% 12.8% 9.5% 3.7% 10.7%
Grade 11 26.3% 33.2% 13.2% 11.6% 6.8% 8.9%
Grade 12 31.1% 15.8% 9.2% 6.6% 3.1% 34.2%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table D-6: Since school began in the fall, on how many days (if any) have you...

Attended class while high from marijuana use?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 88.1% 5.5% 1.9% 4.4%


Grade 7 93.0% 4.7% * % 2.3%
Grade 8 91.1% 6.1% 1.2% 1.5%
Grade 9 83.2% 4.5% 3.4% 9.0%
Grade 10 88.8% 6.0% 1.9% 3.3%
Grade 11 86.4% 6.0% 3.3% 4.3%
Grade 12 86.3% 6.6% 1.6% 5.5%

Attended class while high from use of some other drug?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 95.3% 3.2% 0.7% 0.8%


Grade 7 97.7% 1.0% 0.7% 0.7%
Grade 8 96.0% 2.8% 0.3% 0.9%
Grade 9 94.1% 4.4% 0.4% 1.1%
Grade 10 95.3% 2.8% 0.9% 0.9%
Grade 11 94.6% 3.8% 1.6% * %
Grade 12 93.5% 4.8% 0.5% 1.1%

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drug use?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 98.2% 1.0% 0.3% 0.4%


Grade 7 97.0% 2.7% * % 0.3%
Grade 8 97.7% 0.6% 0.9% 0.9%
Grade 9 98.9% 0.7% * % 0.4%
Grade 10 99.1% 0.5% 0.5% * %
Grade 11 97.8% 1.6% 0.5% * %
Grade 12 98.9% * % * % 1.1%

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Table D-7: School year use of marijuana by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Marijuana Users: 5.1 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 3.6 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Marijuana Users: 5.1 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 1.9 days per student

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Table D-8: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Driven a car when you've felt high from drugs?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 91.8% 5.1% 1.7% 1.3%


Grade 9 94.0% 3.6% 1.6% 0.8%
Grade 10 95.8% 3.3% 0.9% * %
Grade 11 87.3% 8.1% 2.9% 1.7%
Grade 12 88.1% 6.8% 1.7% 3.4%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Gotten into trouble with the police because of drug use?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 97.7% 1.6% 0.4% 0.3%


Grade 7 97.5% 2.5% * % * %
Grade 8 97.8% 1.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Grade 9 97.0% 1.9% 0.8% 0.4%
Grade 10 98.6% 0.9% 0.5% * %
Grade 11 97.7% 1.7% 0.6% * %
Grade 12 97.8% 1.1% * % 1.1%

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Table D-9: About how many of your close friends use marijuana?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 50.1% 16.0% 9.3% 10.0% 14.6%


Grade 7 72.1% 11.5% 6.4% 3.6% 6.4%
Grade 8 65.4% 12.3% 8.2% 9.8% 4.4%
Grade 9 41.9% 12.7% 8.1% 12.0% 25.4%
Grade 10 37.8% 26.4% 12.2% 13.0% 10.6%
Grade 11 44.6% 20.5% 13.8% 10.8% 10.3%
Grade 12 34.0% 14.3% 8.4% 11.3% 32.0%

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Table D-10: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Had difficulties of any kind with your friends because of your drug use?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 96.6% 2.5% 0.6% 0.3%


Grade 7 97.7% 1.6% 0.8% * %
Grade 8 97.3% 2.1% 0.7% * %
Grade 9 96.1% 2.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Grade 10 95.2% 4.8% * % * %
Grade 11 95.8% 3.0% 0.6% 0.6%
Grade 12 97.7% 0.6% 0.6% 1.1%

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drug use?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 95.3% 3.8% 0.6% 0.3%


Grade 7 97.1% 2.6% 0.4% * %
Grade 8 96.7% 2.3% 1.0% * %
Grade 9 95.8% 2.7% 1.1% 0.4%
Grade 10 94.3% 5.2% 0.5% * %
Grade 11 94.3% 5.7% * % * %
Grade 12 93.1% 5.2% * % 1.7%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table D-11: Thinking of parties you attended this school year, how often was marijuana used?

Half Most Of Don't Didn't


Never Seldom the Time the Time Always Know Attend

All 54.0% 8.3% 7.2% 7.3% 11.7% 2.8% 8.7%


Grade 7 76.0% 2.3% 3.6% 4.3% 3.9% 2.3% 7.6%
Grade 8 67.3% 10.0% 4.5% 5.8% 4.5% 1.2% 6.7%
Grade 9 45.7% 11.2% 9.0% 6.1% 16.2% 1.8% 10.1%
Grade 10 43.9% 7.7% 10.0% 9.5% 14.5% 5.4% 9.0%
Grade 11 41.3% 12.0% 10.3% 8.2% 13.6% 3.3% 11.4%
Grade 12 45.7% 7.5% 5.9% 11.3% 18.8% 3.2% 7.5%

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Table D-12: How often, if ever, do you smoke marijuana in...

Joints?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 68.6% 7.4% 3.9% 3.5% 2.6% 14.1%


Grade 7 83.8% 3.4% 4.4% 1.5% 3.4% 3.4%
Grade 8 79.9% 6.1% 3.5% 2.6% 1.3% 6.6%
Grade 9 48.4% 6.5% 3.8% 6.5% 4.3% 30.4%
Grade 10 75.0% 11.3% 3.0% 2.4% 2.4% 6.0%
Grade 11 71.4% 9.3% 6.4% 3.6% 2.1% 7.1%
Grade 12 55.8% 8.3% 2.6% 3.8% 1.3% 28.2%

Blunts?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 66.7% 6.2% 3.7% 2.5% 5.8% 15.2%


Grade 7 83.7% 2.5% 4.4% 2.0% 3.0% 4.4%
Grade 8 79.7% 6.3% 3.2% 1.8% 3.2% 5.9%
Grade 9 47.1% 3.7% 5.3% 3.7% 7.5% 32.6%
Grade 10 71.9% 11.4% 3.6% 2.4% 5.4% 5.4%
Grade 11 72.8% 8.1% 2.2% 2.9% 5.9% 8.1%
Grade 12 49.0% 5.8% 2.6% 1.9% 9.7% 31.0%

Bongs or water pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 80.1% 2.4% 1.0% 0.7% 0.6% 15.1%


Grade 7 93.6% 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 0.5% 3.4%
Grade 8 91.9% 0.5% * % 1.4% * % 6.3%
Grade 9 62.6% 0.5% 2.7% * % 1.1% 33.0%
Grade 10 89.1% 3.6% * % 1.2% * % 6.1%
Grade 11 80.5% 9.0% 1.5% * % 1.5% 7.5%
Grade 12 64.5% 2.0% 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 31.6%

Pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 79.3% 2.3% 1.4% 0.8% 0.3% 16.0%


Grade 7 93.1% 1.0% 1.5% 1.5% * % 3.0%
Grade 8 91.0% 0.9% 0.4% 1.3% * % 6.3%
Grade 9 62.7% 1.6% 2.7% * % * % 33.0%
Grade 10 87.6% 2.4% 1.8% 0.6% * % 7.6%
Grade 11 82.7% 7.5% 0.8% * % 1.5% 7.5%
Grade 12 61.6% 1.3% 0.6% 1.3% 0.6% 34.6%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Some other way?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 75.3% 3.1% 2.0% 0.8% 2.9% 15.9%


Grade 7 88.3% 2.0% 2.0% 1.0% 3.4% 3.4%
Grade 8 85.6% 3.9% 0.4% 1.3% 1.3% 7.4%
Grade 9 54.7% 2.6% 4.7% 1.1% 4.2% 32.6%
Grade 10 85.0% 3.0% 1.8% * % 3.0% 7.2%
Grade 11 84.4% 3.7% 0.7% 1.5% 2.2% 7.4%
Grade 12 58.9% 3.8% 1.3% * % 2.5% 33.5%

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Table D-13: How do your parents feel about kids your age using marijuana?

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 76.5% 5.2% 4.0% 1.2% 2.7% 10.4%


Grade 7 78.0% 2.4% 3.4% 0.3% 3.1% 12.7%
Grade 8 80.7% 2.2% 2.5% 0.6% 3.4% 10.6%
Grade 9 70.7% 6.1% 3.8% 2.3% 2.7% 14.4%
Grade 10 75.3% 7.3% 4.6% * % 2.7% 10.0%
Grade 11 77.7% 6.0% 6.0% 2.2% 2.7% 5.4%
Grade 12 78.5% 7.7% 4.4% 1.7% 1.1% 6.6%

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Table D-14: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use...

Marijuana?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 64.6% 15.9% 7.5% 7.1% 4.9%


Grade 7 77.0% 10.3% 3.2% 3.5% 6.0%
Grade 8 74.6% 11.1% 7.1% 3.7% 3.4%
Grade 9 61.4% 15.1% 7.7% 10.4% 5.4%
Grade 10 61.0% 17.9% 9.4% 6.7% 4.9%
Grade 11 51.9% 21.5% 9.4% 11.0% 6.1%
Grade 12 58.1% 22.1% 8.7% 7.6% 3.5%

Cocaine?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 87.5% 5.3% 0.8% 1.0% 5.3%


Grade 7 86.5% 3.5% 0.7% 2.1% 7.1%
Grade 8 89.2% 4.4% 1.3% 0.6% 4.4%
Grade 9 85.8% 7.3% 1.6% 0.4% 4.9%
Grade 10 87.3% 6.4% * % 0.9% 5.5%
Grade 11 88.1% 5.1% * % 1.1% 5.6%
Grade 12 89.1% 4.6% 1.1% 1.1% 4.0%

Crack?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 88.8% 4.4% 0.9% 0.8% 5.1%


Grade 7 84.9% 5.0% 0.4% 2.2% 7.5%
Grade 8 88.8% 5.5% 1.5% 0.3% 3.9%
Grade 9 90.1% 4.4% 1.6% * % 4.0%
Grade 10 89.2% 4.0% 0.4% 0.4% 5.8%
Grade 11 89.3% 3.9% 0.6% 1.1% 5.1%
Grade 12 91.3% 2.9% 0.6% 1.2% 4.1%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Ecstasy?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 79.8% 5.9% 1.8% 1.4% 11.1%


Grade 7 78.5% 4.2% 1.4% 2.5% 13.4%
Grade 8 80.7% 5.1% 1.6% 0.9% 11.7%
Grade 9 80.8% 3.6% 2.4% 0.4% 12.8%
Grade 10 78.6% 8.0% 0.4% 0.9% 12.1%
Grade 11 80.2% 7.7% 1.6% 1.6% 8.8%
Grade 12 80.5% 8.0% 3.4% 2.3% 5.7%

Steroids?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 80.7% 8.7% 1.4% 1.4% 7.8%


Grade 7 77.7% 8.6% 1.0% 2.7% 10.0%
Grade 8 83.3% 5.6% 2.8% 0.9% 7.4%
Grade 9 81.4% 7.0% 2.7% 1.2% 7.8%
Grade 10 80.7% 9.2% 0.4% 0.9% 8.8%
Grade 11 80.1% 12.2% * % 1.1% 6.6%
Grade 12 81.3% 11.4% 0.6% 1.7% 5.1%

Heroin?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 87.3% 3.8% 0.6% 0.9% 7.3%


Grade 7 85.6% 3.3% 0.3% 2.0% 8.7%
Grade 8 86.8% 4.8% 0.9% 0.6% 6.9%
Grade 9 88.8% 1.9% 1.5% 0.4% 7.3%
Grade 10 84.8% 6.1% * % 0.4% 8.7%
Grade 11 89.4% 3.7% * % 1.1% 5.9%
Grade 12 89.4% 3.3% 0.6% 1.1% 5.6%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

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Table I-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Any inhalant? All 5.2% 7.5% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 7 11.0% 14.5% 21.7% 78.3%
Grade 8 4.4% 8.1% 15.1% 84.9%
Grade 9 6.0% 10.0% 15.3% 84.7%
Grade 10 2.4% 3.1% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 11 2.9% 3.4% 10.8% 89.2%
Grade 12 2.9% 2.9% 7.2% 92.8%
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Liquid or spray paint? All 2.1% 3.1% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 7 3.8% 5.3% 9.8% 90.2%
Grade 8 1.4% 3.5% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 9 2.1% 4.2% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 10 1.2% 1.2% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 11 2.6% 2.6% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
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Whiteout, correction fluid? All 2.0% 3.2% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 4.8% 8.4% 13.3% 86.7%
Grade 8 2.8% 3.9% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.8% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.2% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 12 0.5% 0.5% 1.5% 98.5%
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Gasoline? All 2.0% 2.6% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 7 4.0% 5.5% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 8 2.6% 2.8% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 9 2.2% 3.2% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 12 0.5% 0.5% 1.5% 98.5%
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Freon? All 0.6% 0.9% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.6% 0.8% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % 1.1% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
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Poppers, Locker Room, etc.? All 1.1% 1.3% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.9% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.4% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.2% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Glue? All 1.0% 1.6% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 7 2.2% 3.8% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 8 1.1% 2.0% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.1% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.4% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 11 1.0% 2.0% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 12 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
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Paint, lacquer thinner, etc.? All 1.3% 1.7% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 1.9% 2.5% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 8 0.6% 0.8% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 9 2.2% 3.3% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 10 1.2% 1.2% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 0.5% 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Port Arthur
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Nitrous oxide, laughing gas? All 1.2% 1.6% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 1.6% 2.2% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 8 0.6% 1.7% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 1.8% 1.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.2% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 1.6% 1.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
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Octane booster? All 0.5% 0.8% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.2% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.1% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 0.4% 0.7% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Other sprays? All 1.2% 1.3% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 2.5% 2.8% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 8 0.8% 0.8% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 2.1% 2.1% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 10 * % 0.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Other inhalants? All 2.4% 2.9% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 7 5.5% 5.8% 11.3% 88.7%
Grade 8 1.1% 2.7% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 9 3.8% 4.5% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.2% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%

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Table I-2: How often do you normally use inhalants?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 93.6% 0.2% 0.6% 1.0% 1.4% 0.9% 2.4%


Grade 7 88.9% * % 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 1.4% 2.4%
Grade 8 90.2% 0.3% 0.9% 1.5% 2.4% 0.9% 3.9%
Grade 9 93.5% 0.4% * % 0.8% 1.9% 1.1% 2.3%
Grade 10 95.7% 0.4% * % * % 0.9% 0.9% 2.2%
Grade 11 95.7% * % * % 1.1% * % 0.5% 2.7%
Grade 12 99.5% * % * % * % * % * % 0.5%

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Table I-3: Number of different kinds of inhalants used:

0 1 2-3 4+

All 87.8% 5.1% 4.4% 2.6%


Grade 7 81.0% 6.0% 9.1% 4.0%
Grade 8 86.9% 4.6% 5.4% 3.1%
Grade 9 87.5% 4.6% 3.6% 4.3%
Grade 10 90.3% 4.2% 3.5% 1.9%
Grade 11 89.8% 6.5% 2.3% 1.4%
Grade 12 94.0% 4.6% 1.4% * %
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Table I-4: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

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Table I-5: Since school began in the fall, on how many days (if any) have you attended
class while high from inhalant use?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 97.2% 1.6% 0.4% 0.8%


Grade 7 96.7% 2.0% 0.3% 1.0%
Grade 8 96.6% 1.8% 0.3% 1.2%
Grade 9 95.2% 2.6% 0.7% 1.5%
Grade 10 98.2% 1.4% 0.5% * %
Grade 11 99.5% * % 0.5% * %
Grade 12 98.4% 1.1% * % 0.5%

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Table I-6: School year use of inhalants by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Inhalants Users: 3.9 days per student


Inhalants Non-users: 3.9 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Inhalants Users: 4.7 days per student


Inhalants Non-users: 2.3 days per student

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Table I-7: About how many of your close friends use inhalants?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 81.4% 6.9% 2.0% 1.5% 8.3%


Grade 7 82.4% 7.8% 4.1% 4.1% 1.6%
Grade 8 83.1% 11.1% 1.9% 1.4% 2.5%
Grade 9 72.7% 7.9% 1.4% 1.4% 16.5%
Grade 10 90.5% 5.4% 1.2% 0.8% 2.1%
Grade 11 90.8% 4.1% 2.1% 0.5% 2.6%
Grade 12 70.0% 3.5% 1.0% * % 25.5%

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Table I-8: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use inhalants?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 80.4% 9.4% 2.0% 1.4% 6.7%


Grade 7 78.8% 9.9% 1.4% 2.0% 7.8%
Grade 8 81.4% 10.1% 1.8% 1.8% 4.9%
Grade 9 82.2% 6.9% 3.9% 1.2% 5.8%
Grade 10 79.8% 8.3% 2.6% 0.9% 8.3%
Grade 11 78.2% 12.3% 1.1% 1.1% 7.3%
Grade 12 81.9% 10.5% 0.6% 1.2% 5.8%
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Table X-1: Since school began in the fall, have you gotten any information on drugs or
alcohol from the following sources?

Health class

No Yes

All 46.8% 53.2%


Grade 7 57.7% 42.3%
Grade 8 41.3% 58.7%
Grade 9 31.5% 68.5%
Grade 10 40.6% 59.4%
Grade 11 61.6% 38.4%
Grade 12 52.5% 47.5%

An assembly program

No Yes

All 61.3% 38.7%


Grade 7 45.9% 54.1%
Grade 8 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 9 67.6% 32.4%
Grade 10 64.2% 35.8%
Grade 11 71.9% 28.1%
Grade 12 81.3% 18.7%

Guidance counselor

No Yes

All 78.4% 21.6%


Grade 7 66.1% 33.9%
Grade 8 63.7% 36.3%
Grade 9 82.7% 17.3%
Grade 10 85.0% 15.0%
Grade 11 87.6% 12.4%
Grade 12 86.3% 13.7%

Science class

No Yes

All 68.3% 31.7%


Grade 7 55.1% 44.9%
Grade 8 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 9 74.9% 25.1%
Grade 10 72.0% 28.0%
Grade 11 80.8% 19.2%
Grade 12 83.1% 16.9%

Social studies class

No Yes

All 82.4% 17.6%


Grade 7 75.2% 24.8%
Grade 8 72.4% 27.6%
Grade 9 86.3% 13.7%
Grade 10 89.2% 10.8%
Grade 11 86.9% 13.1%
Grade 12 84.6% 15.4%
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Student group session

No Yes

All 81.0% 19.0%


Grade 7 72.3% 27.7%
Grade 8 72.1% 27.9%
Grade 9 82.5% 17.5%
Grade 10 86.9% 13.1%
Grade 11 87.3% 12.7%
Grade 12 85.9% 14.1%

An invited school guest

No Yes

All 64.2% 35.8%


Grade 7 52.0% 48.0%
Grade 8 43.1% 56.9%
Grade 9 72.6% 27.4%
Grade 10 67.0% 33.0%
Grade 11 72.5% 27.5%
Grade 12 78.8% 21.2%

Some other school source

No Yes

All 65.1% 34.9%


Grade 7 57.6% 42.4%
Grade 8 46.4% 53.6%
Grade 9 70.9% 29.1%
Grade 10 71.1% 28.9%
Grade 11 70.8% 29.2%
Grade 12 74.1% 25.9%

Any school source

No Yes

All 46.0% 54.0%


Grade 7 45.5% 54.5%
Grade 8 41.5% 58.5%
Grade 9 42.4% 57.6%
Grade 10 42.9% 57.1%
Grade 11 53.7% 46.3%
Grade 12 53.7% 46.3%

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Table X-2: If you had a drug or alcohol problem and needed help, who would you go to?

A counselor or program in school

No Yes

All 67.0% 33.0%


Grade 7 61.5% 38.5%
Grade 8 61.7% 38.3%
Grade 9 64.7% 35.3%
Grade 10 69.4% 30.6%
Grade 11 72.0% 28.0%
Grade 12 76.9% 23.1%
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Another adult in school (such as a nurse or teacher)

No Yes

All 68.2% 31.8%


Grade 7 63.6% 36.4%
Grade 8 60.4% 39.6%
Grade 9 71.6% 28.4%
Grade 10 70.2% 29.8%
Grade 11 70.2% 29.8%
Grade 12 74.2% 25.8%

A counselor or program outside of school

No Yes

All 62.7% 37.3%


Grade 7 62.2% 37.8%
Grade 8 59.9% 40.1%
Grade 9 62.7% 37.3%
Grade 10 62.6% 37.4%
Grade 11 62.8% 37.2%
Grade 12 66.5% 33.5%

Your parents

No Yes

All 44.6% 55.4%


Grade 7 40.8% 59.2%
Grade 8 45.8% 54.2%
Grade 9 42.9% 57.1%
Grade 10 52.1% 47.9%
Grade 11 41.0% 59.0%
Grade 12 45.1% 54.9%

A medical doctor

No Yes

All 61.1% 38.9%


Grade 7 54.7% 45.3%
Grade 8 58.5% 41.5%
Grade 9 65.9% 34.1%
Grade 10 62.6% 37.4%
Grade 11 61.3% 38.7%
Grade 12 63.2% 36.8%

Your friends

No Yes

All 38.8% 61.2%


Grade 7 47.9% 52.1%
Grade 8 45.0% 55.0%
Grade 9 34.7% 65.3%
Grade 10 34.3% 65.7%
Grade 11 29.1% 70.9%
Grade 12 40.3% 59.7%

Another adult (a relative, clergyman, or other family friend)

No Yes

All 41.6% 58.4%


Grade 7 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 8 42.4% 57.6%
Grade 9 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 10 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 11 34.3% 65.7%
Grade 12 44.8% 55.2%
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Table X-3: Since school began in the fall, have you sought help, other than from family or
friends, for problems in any way connected with your use of alcohol, marijuana,
or other drugs?

No Yes

All 91.7% 8.3%


Grade 7 91.3% 8.7%
Grade 8 87.4% 12.6%
Grade 9 92.0% 8.0%
Grade 10 90.0% 10.0%
Grade 11 93.8% 6.2%
Grade 12 97.0% 3.0%

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Table X-4: About how many of your friends:

Feel close to their parents?

None A Few Some Most All

All 7.1% 27.9% 21.8% 25.7% 17.5%


Grade 7 10.9% 21.1% 20.5% 24.6% 22.9%
Grade 8 6.4% 25.2% 22.0% 24.9% 21.5%
Grade 9 5.4% 33.2% 19.7% 25.4% 16.3%
Grade 10 6.0% 31.9% 22.3% 27.9% 12.0%
Grade 11 5.8% 27.1% 24.6% 28.5% 14.0%
Grade 12 8.1% 28.4% 23.2% 22.7% 17.5%

Sometimes carry weapons?

None A Few Some Most All

All 67.1% 18.7% 8.7% 3.4% 2.1%


Grade 7 76.3% 12.5% 5.9% 2.7% 2.7%
Grade 8 72.3% 19.1% 6.2% 1.6% 0.8%
Grade 9 64.8% 14.8% 11.0% 5.9% 3.4%
Grade 10 58.2% 27.9% 10.4% 2.0% 1.6%
Grade 11 65.8% 21.3% 8.9% 3.5% 0.5%
Grade 12 63.7% 18.1% 9.8% 4.9% 3.4%

Care about making good grades?

None A Few Some Most All

All 3.8% 17.2% 19.2% 34.0% 25.8%


Grade 7 3.6% 16.9% 17.8% 31.1% 30.5%
Grade 8 4.9% 14.9% 19.0% 31.4% 29.8%
Grade 9 3.7% 21.1% 22.4% 32.3% 20.4%
Grade 10 3.2% 14.9% 17.7% 36.7% 27.4%
Grade 11 3.5% 18.1% 16.1% 37.7% 24.6%
Grade 12 4.0% 16.5% 21.5% 36.5% 21.5%

Belong/want to belong to a gang?

None A Few Some Most All

All 70.6% 14.6% 8.2% 4.3% 2.3%


Grade 7 72.9% 13.0% 8.0% 3.5% 2.7%
Grade 8 74.7% 12.5% 5.3% 4.8% 2.7%
Grade 9 65.2% 15.9% 9.8% 6.8% 2.4%
Grade 10 72.8% 12.4% 9.2% 4.4% 1.2%
Grade 11 71.8% 15.5% 7.3% 3.4% 1.9%
Grade 12 66.7% 19.3% 9.7% 1.4% 2.9%
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Wish they could drop out of school?

None A Few Some Most All

All 56.3% 25.6% 9.8% 5.0% 3.3%


Grade 7 63.5% 18.2% 10.0% 5.3% 2.9%
Grade 8 64.2% 19.1% 6.5% 5.1% 5.1%
Grade 9 52.4% 26.9% 12.6% 4.4% 3.7%
Grade 10 52.0% 34.0% 6.4% 5.2% 2.4%
Grade 11 52.9% 30.3% 7.7% 6.2% 2.9%
Grade 12 51.2% 26.6% 15.9% 3.9% 2.4%
Port Arthur
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Table B1: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> All students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 20.0% 26.6% 47.9% 52.1%
Grade 7 12.3% 17.9% 39.9% 60.1%
Grade 8 19.0% 25.7% 47.4% 52.6%
Grade 9 25.3% 33.1% 47.3% 52.7%
Grade 10 23.1% 29.8% 55.3% 44.7%
Grade 11 19.7% 24.6% 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 12 19.9% 28.2% 53.9% 46.1%
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Alcohol All 35.5% 49.1% 70.3% 29.7%
Grade 7 25.4% 34.8% 60.5% 39.5%
Grade 8 36.1% 48.7% 69.5% 30.5%
Grade 9 39.0% 52.5% 70.5% 29.5%
Grade 10 34.5% 52.0% 73.8% 26.2%
Grade 11 38.9% 54.7% 74.9% 25.1%
Grade 12 41.3% 55.3% 76.0% 24.0%
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Inhalants All 5.2% 7.5% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 7 11.0% 14.5% 21.7% 78.3%
Grade 8 4.4% 8.1% 15.1% 84.9%
Grade 9 6.0% 10.0% 15.3% 84.7%
Grade 10 2.4% 3.1% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 11 2.9% 3.4% 10.8% 89.2%
Grade 12 2.9% 2.9% 7.2% 92.8%
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Any Illicit Drug All 15.1% 21.4% 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 7 9.8% 12.1% 16.5% 83.5%
Grade 8 8.7% 14.4% 24.4% 75.6%
Grade 9 19.0% 26.9% 35.4% 64.6%
Grade 10 17.1% 26.2% 40.1% 59.9%
Grade 11 15.8% 22.2% 36.5% 63.5%
Grade 12 21.6% 27.9% 48.1% 51.9%
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Marijuana All 14.0% 20.1% 31.4% 68.6%
Grade 7 7.7% 10.1% 14.8% 85.2%
Grade 8 8.5% 13.8% 23.4% 76.6%
Grade 9 18.3% 26.2% 35.2% 64.8%
Grade 10 15.5% 23.9% 37.8% 62.2%
Grade 11 15.0% 21.0% 34.5% 65.5%
Grade 12 20.0% 26.8% 47.3% 52.7%
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Marijuana Only All 8.8% 13.2% 22.5% 77.5%
Grade 7 4.3% 6.0% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 8 6.4% 11.1% 19.6% 80.4%
Grade 9 11.5% 18.4% 25.7% 74.3%
Grade 10 11.2% 15.4% 27.4% 72.6%
Grade 11 7.4% 11.6% 21.8% 78.2%
Grade 12 12.0% 16.7% 34.7% 65.3%
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Cocaine or Crack All 1.3% 2.2% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 2.1% 3.3% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 1.1% 2.5% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 2.0% 3.0% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 2.5% 2.5% 3.9% 96.1%
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Cocaine All 1.1% 1.7% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.2% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 1.1% 2.5% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 1.5% 2.0% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 12 2.5% 2.5% 4.0% 96.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.7% 1.1% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 1.5% 2.4% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.5% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
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Hallucinogens All 1.1% 1.9% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.2% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.8% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 1.8% 2.5% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 11 1.5% 3.0% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 12 1.0% 3.0% 3.9% 96.1%
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Uppers All 1.5% 2.4% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 0.8% 0.8% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 1.3% 2.5% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 3.0% 5.6% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 12 2.0% 4.0% 5.0% 95.0%
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Downers All 1.8% 2.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.3% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 1.7% 2.5% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 11 5.0% 7.0% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 12 3.0% 5.5% 7.5% 92.5%
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Rohypnol All 1.4% 1.6% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 2.1% 2.1% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.1% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.8% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 10 1.2% 1.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
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Steroids All 0.6% 0.9% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.2% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 0.4% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
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Ecstasy All 1.5% 2.0% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 1.5% 1.5% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 0.8% 0.8% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % 0.4% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 1.6% 2.4% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 11 0.5% 2.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 12 5.0% 5.5% 6.5% 93.5%
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Heroin All 0.4% 0.7% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.8% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 * % 0.3% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 11 0.5% 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
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Table B2: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Male students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 21.0% 29.5% 50.8% 49.2%
Grade 7 15.0% 21.4% 42.9% 57.1%
Grade 8 20.5% 30.8% 51.3% 48.7%
Grade 9 23.0% 30.2% 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 10 22.8% 27.2% 55.4% 44.6%
Grade 11 23.3% 31.4% 45.3% 54.7%
Grade 12 22.2% 37.4% 68.7% 31.3%
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Alcohol All 35.7% 46.4% 67.1% 32.9%
Grade 7 27.5% 35.5% 63.0% 37.0%
Grade 8 33.8% 46.5% 65.6% 34.4%
Grade 9 36.8% 41.6% 60.8% 39.2%
Grade 10 30.8% 42.9% 64.8% 35.2%
Grade 11 38.4% 52.3% 70.9% 29.1%
Grade 12 48.5% 63.6% 80.8% 19.2%
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Inhalants All 6.4% 7.9% 14.4% 85.6%
Grade 7 10.0% 11.4% 21.4% 78.6%
Grade 8 5.7% 8.2% 16.4% 83.6%
Grade 9 8.6% 12.5% 13.3% 86.7%
Grade 10 2.2% 2.2% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 11 5.8% 5.8% 16.3% 83.7%
Grade 12 4.9% 4.9% 10.8% 89.2%
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Any Illicit Drug All 18.3% 25.4% 39.3% 60.7%
Grade 7 12.0% 16.2% 21.1% 78.9%
Grade 8 9.5% 17.1% 30.4% 69.6%
Grade 9 21.0% 29.0% 38.7% 61.3%
Grade 10 21.7% 28.3% 44.6% 55.4%
Grade 11 21.8% 29.9% 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 12 25.3% 34.3% 61.6% 38.4%
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Marijuana All 16.3% 23.9% 37.7% 62.3%
Grade 7 10.0% 14.3% 20.0% 80.0%
Grade 8 9.2% 17.0% 29.4% 70.6%
Grade 9 18.7% 26.8% 37.4% 62.6%
Grade 10 18.7% 25.3% 41.8% 58.2%
Grade 11 21.2% 29.4% 42.4% 57.6%
Grade 12 21.6% 33.0% 60.8% 39.2%
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Marijuana Only All 9.2% 14.6% 26.0% 74.0%
Grade 7 5.6% 8.4% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 8 5.5% 12.8% 23.2% 76.8%
Grade 9 8.5% 15.4% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 10 13.7% 16.8% 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 11 11.8% 17.2% 28.0% 72.0%
Grade 12 11.4% 18.1% 41.0% 59.0%
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Cocaine or Crack All 2.3% 3.3% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 7 2.9% 3.6% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 2.5% 4.1% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 10 2.2% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 3.5% 5.9% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 12 3.1% 3.1% 5.2% 94.8%
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Cocaine All 1.9% 2.8% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 7 1.5% 2.2% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.5% 4.2% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 10 2.2% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 2.4% 3.6% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 12 3.2% 3.2% 5.3% 94.7%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 1.2% 1.9% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 2.2% 2.2% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 1.7% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 10 1.1% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 2.4% 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 12 * % 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
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Hallucinogens All 1.8% 3.3% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 0.7% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 4.3% 6.0% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 2.3% 3.5% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 11 2.4% 3.6% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 * % 3.1% 5.2% 94.8%
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Uppers All 1.8% 2.9% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 7 0.8% 0.8% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.4% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 3.5% 3.5% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 10 1.2% 2.3% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 11 2.4% 7.1% 9.5% 90.5%
Grade 12 1.0% 3.1% 5.2% 94.8%
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Downers All 2.1% 4.0% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 2.6% 4.3% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 10 1.2% 2.3% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 11 4.7% 9.4% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 12 3.1% 7.3% 10.4% 89.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 2.6% 2.8% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 7 3.8% 3.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 2.6% 3.4% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 10 3.3% 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 11 3.6% 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 12 1.1% 1.1% 3.2% 96.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.8% 1.1% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 * % 0.8% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.1% 2.2% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 11 2.4% 2.4% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 12 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 2.3% 2.8% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 7 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 1.1% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 * % 2.4% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 12 9.5% 9.5% 11.6% 88.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.6% 1.0% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 1.5% 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 * % 0.8% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 10 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 1.2% 1.2% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B3: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Female students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 19.3% 24.7% 45.9% 54.1%
Grade 7 10.4% 15.4% 37.8% 62.2%
Grade 8 18.1% 22.2% 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 9 27.1% 35.3% 49.4% 50.6%
Grade 10 23.5% 31.5% 55.6% 44.4%
Grade 11 17.1% 19.7% 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 12 18.1% 20.0% 41.0% 59.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 35.4% 51.2% 72.7% 27.3%
Grade 7 24.0% 34.3% 58.8% 41.2%
Grade 8 37.7% 50.2% 72.2% 27.8%
Grade 9 40.6% 60.6% 77.6% 22.4%
Grade 10 36.9% 57.5% 79.4% 20.6%
Grade 11 39.3% 56.4% 77.8% 22.2%
Grade 12 34.9% 48.1% 71.7% 28.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.4% 7.3% 13.7% 86.3%
Grade 7 11.7% 16.6% 22.0% 78.0%
Grade 8 3.6% 8.1% 13.9% 86.1%
Grade 9 4.0% 8.1% 16.8% 83.2%
Grade 10 2.5% 3.7% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 11 0.8% 1.7% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 3.8% 96.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 12.9% 18.6% 28.0% 72.0%
Grade 7 8.3% 9.3% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 8 8.1% 12.6% 20.3% 79.7%
Grade 9 17.6% 25.3% 32.9% 67.1%
Grade 10 14.5% 25.2% 37.7% 62.3%
Grade 11 11.2% 16.4% 30.2% 69.8%
Grade 12 18.9% 22.6% 36.8% 63.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 12.4% 17.4% 26.9% 73.1%
Grade 7 6.1% 7.1% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 8.1% 11.7% 19.4% 80.6%
Grade 9 18.0% 25.7% 33.5% 66.5%
Grade 10 13.8% 23.3% 35.8% 64.2%
Grade 11 10.4% 14.8% 28.7% 71.3%
Grade 12 18.9% 21.7% 35.8% 64.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 8.5% 12.2% 20.1% 79.9%
Grade 7 3.3% 4.3% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 8 7.2% 9.9% 17.0% 83.0%
Grade 9 13.8% 20.7% 27.6% 72.4%
Grade 10 9.8% 14.7% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 11 4.1% 7.3% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 12 13.0% 15.7% 29.6% 70.4%
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Cocaine or Crack All 0.6% 1.4% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 7 1.5% 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 8 * % 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 10 * % 0.6% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 0.9% 0.9% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 1.9% 1.9% 2.9% 97.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.4% 0.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 * % 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 10 * % 0.6% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 0.9% 0.9% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 1.9% 1.9% 2.9% 97.1%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.3% 0.6% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 1.0% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.5% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 * % 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 11 0.9% 2.6% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 12 1.9% 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 1.4% 2.0% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 1.3% 2.6% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 11 3.5% 4.4% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 12 3.0% 5.0% 5.0% 95.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.6% 1.8% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.5% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % * % 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 10 2.0% 2.6% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 11 5.3% 5.3% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 12 3.0% 4.0% 5.0% 95.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.5% 0.8% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 * % 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 0.9% 0.9% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.5% 0.7% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 12 * % 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 0.9% 1.4% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 1.5% 1.5% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 1.9% 2.5% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 0.9% 1.8% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 1.0% 2.0% 2.0% 98.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.2% 0.5% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 7 * % 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 * % 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Port Arthur
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Table B4: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> White students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 30.8% 35.9% 62.1% 37.9%
Grade 7 8.6% 11.4% 40.0% 60.0%
Grade 8 25.8% 29.0% 51.6% 48.4%
Grade 9 44.7% 52.6% 68.4% 31.6%
Grade 10 43.8% 46.9% 68.8% 31.3%
Grade 11 26.2% 31.0% 59.5% 40.5%
Grade 12 29.2% 37.5% 83.3% 16.7%
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Alcohol All 38.3% 54.5% 77.9% 22.1%
Grade 7 16.7% 27.8% 58.3% 41.7%
Grade 8 38.7% 51.6% 67.7% 32.3%
Grade 9 48.6% 67.6% 91.9% 8.1%
Grade 10 40.6% 59.4% 75.0% 25.0%
Grade 11 38.1% 54.8% 78.6% 21.4%
Grade 12 45.8% 62.5% 91.7% 8.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 5.7% 8.2% 19.6% 80.4%
Grade 7 11.1% 13.9% 22.2% 77.8%
Grade 8 6.5% 9.7% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 9 5.3% 13.2% 31.6% 68.4%
Grade 10 3.1% 3.1% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 11 4.8% 4.8% 14.3% 85.7%
Grade 12 4.2% 4.2% 4.2% 95.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 14.9% 24.9% 41.3% 58.7%
Grade 7 8.3% 11.1% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 6.5% 9.7% 22.6% 77.4%
Grade 9 21.6% 32.4% 43.2% 56.8%
Grade 10 12.5% 34.4% 56.3% 43.8%
Grade 11 14.3% 21.4% 42.9% 57.1%
Grade 12 24.0% 36.0% 68.0% 32.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 13.4% 23.8% 40.2% 59.8%
Grade 7 5.6% 11.1% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 6.5% 9.7% 22.6% 77.4%
Grade 9 21.6% 32.4% 43.2% 56.8%
Grade 10 9.4% 31.3% 53.1% 46.9%
Grade 11 14.3% 21.4% 42.9% 57.1%
Grade 12 20.0% 32.0% 64.0% 36.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 3.7% 9.4% 21.5% 78.5%
Grade 7 * % 2.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 * % 3.2% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 9 7.9% 18.4% 26.3% 73.7%
Grade 10 3.1% 9.4% 28.1% 71.9%
Grade 11 7.1% 9.5% 23.8% 76.2%
Grade 12 * % 8.0% 32.0% 68.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 2.1% 4.5% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 * % 8.3% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % 3.1% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 11 4.8% 7.1% 9.5% 90.5%
Grade 12 8.0% 8.0% 20.0% 80.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 2.1% 3.6% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 7 * % 2.9% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % 3.1% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 11 4.8% 7.1% 9.5% 90.5%
Grade 12 8.0% 8.0% 20.0% 80.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 1.1% 1.9% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 7 * % 5.7% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 2.4% 2.4% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 4.0% 4.0% 4.0% 96.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 2.5% 6.1% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 3.3% 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 9 * % 5.7% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 10 * % * % 6.3% 93.8%
Grade 11 4.8% 7.1% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 12 8.0% 20.0% 28.0% 72.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 4.7% 9.0% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 7 3.0% 3.0% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 8 3.3% 3.3% 10.0% 90.0%
Grade 9 5.4% 5.4% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 10 6.5% 12.9% 16.1% 83.9%
Grade 11 4.8% 9.5% 9.5% 90.5%
Grade 12 4.2% 20.8% 29.2% 70.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 4.2% 8.6% 13.0% 87.0%
Grade 7 2.8% 2.8% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 8 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 9 2.7% 8.1% 10.8% 89.2%
Grade 10 3.2% 6.5% 9.7% 90.3%
Grade 11 4.9% 9.8% 12.2% 87.8%
Grade 12 12.0% 24.0% 36.0% 64.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 2.4% 3.0% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 7 2.8% 2.8% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 8 3.3% 3.3% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 9 2.8% 5.6% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 2.4% 2.4% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 4.2% 4.2% 12.5% 87.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 1.5% 2.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 3.3% 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 9 2.8% 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 12 * % 4.2% 4.2% 95.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 3.8% 4.9% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 2.9% 2.9% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 8 6.7% 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 10 3.1% 3.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 2.4% 4.8% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 12.5% 16.7% 25.0% 75.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 1.6% 1.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 * % * % 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 12 8.0% 8.0% 8.0% 92.0%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B5: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Black students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 17.2% 23.8% 45.8% 54.2%
Grade 7 13.3% 20.4% 37.2% 62.8%
Grade 8 14.0% 19.9% 44.9% 55.1%
Grade 9 22.4% 31.8% 45.9% 54.1%
Grade 10 20.4% 26.1% 57.7% 42.3%
Grade 11 13.2% 18.9% 34.0% 66.0%
Grade 12 18.6% 23.5% 55.9% 44.1%
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Alcohol All 32.6% 46.7% 69.1% 30.9%
Grade 7 26.4% 34.7% 60.6% 39.4%
Grade 8 29.0% 41.6% 67.2% 32.8%
Grade 9 34.7% 48.2% 68.2% 31.8%
Grade 10 32.9% 53.6% 77.9% 22.1%
Grade 11 35.8% 50.9% 67.9% 32.1%
Grade 12 40.8% 57.3% 75.7% 24.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.3% 6.1% 10.9% 89.1%
Grade 7 10.1% 13.1% 19.6% 80.4%
Grade 8 2.5% 5.9% 12.6% 87.4%
Grade 9 6.4% 8.7% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 10 0.7% 1.4% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 11 2.8% 2.8% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 16.7% 23.2% 35.5% 64.5%
Grade 7 12.1% 15.1% 20.1% 79.9%
Grade 8 9.3% 15.2% 25.3% 74.7%
Grade 9 20.0% 29.4% 37.6% 62.4%
Grade 10 21.3% 28.4% 44.7% 55.3%
Grade 11 15.2% 21.0% 38.1% 61.9%
Grade 12 25.2% 33.0% 57.3% 42.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 16.3% 22.7% 35.0% 65.0%
Grade 7 10.3% 12.8% 18.5% 81.5%
Grade 8 9.4% 15.0% 24.9% 75.1%
Grade 9 19.6% 29.2% 37.5% 62.5%
Grade 10 20.7% 27.9% 44.3% 55.7%
Grade 11 15.5% 21.4% 36.9% 63.1%
Grade 12 25.5% 33.3% 57.8% 42.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 12.9% 18.4% 29.4% 70.6%
Grade 7 7.0% 9.0% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 8 8.7% 13.6% 22.7% 77.3%
Grade 9 16.5% 25.0% 33.0% 67.0%
Grade 10 16.0% 21.5% 36.1% 63.9%
Grade 11 9.4% 14.5% 28.2% 71.8%
Grade 12 22.2% 28.7% 50.9% 49.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.6% 0.8% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 2.1% 2.1% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 11 * % 1.0% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.4% 0.4% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.3% 0.6% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 11 * % 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.8% 1.0% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 1.6% 2.2% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 * % 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 1.2% 1.2% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 0.3% 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.5% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 * % 1.0% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.2% 1.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 10 2.3% 3.1% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 11 2.9% 3.9% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 12 1.1% 2.1% 3.2% 96.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.1% 1.2% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 3.2% 3.2% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.4% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 2.2% 2.2% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.3% 0.7% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.6% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 * % 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % 0.3% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 * % 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.1% 0.4% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 7 * % 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 * % 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Port Arthur
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Table B6: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Mexican/American students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 22.6% 31.5% 48.7% 51.3%
Grade 7 14.0% 16.3% 37.2% 62.8%
Grade 8 27.4% 38.7% 56.5% 43.5%
Grade 9 22.7% 31.8% 43.2% 56.8%
Grade 10 35.7% 42.9% 64.3% 35.7%
Grade 11 27.6% 34.5% 58.6% 41.4%
Grade 12 12.2% 26.8% 39.0% 61.0%
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Alcohol All 43.3% 56.9% 72.4% 27.6%
Grade 7 37.8% 42.2% 57.8% 42.2%
Grade 8 51.6% 64.5% 75.8% 24.2%
Grade 9 45.5% 63.6% 70.5% 29.5%
Grade 10 46.4% 64.3% 78.6% 21.4%
Grade 11 51.7% 65.5% 86.2% 13.8%
Grade 12 29.3% 43.9% 70.7% 29.3%
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Inhalants All 8.3% 11.7% 20.2% 79.8%
Grade 7 21.4% 26.2% 28.6% 71.4%
Grade 8 11.3% 12.9% 22.6% 77.4%
Grade 9 4.4% 11.1% 15.6% 84.4%
Grade 10 7.1% 10.7% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 11 3.4% 6.9% 20.7% 79.3%
Grade 12 2.4% 2.4% 17.1% 82.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 14.0% 19.8% 27.9% 72.1%
Grade 7 9.3% 11.6% 16.3% 83.7%
Grade 8 8.1% 17.7% 27.4% 72.6%
Grade 9 20.5% 25.0% 31.8% 68.2%
Grade 10 17.9% 28.6% 39.3% 60.7%
Grade 11 16.7% 20.0% 23.3% 76.7%
Grade 12 12.2% 17.1% 29.3% 70.7%
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Marijuana All 12.4% 17.8% 25.5% 74.5%
Grade 7 7.1% 9.5% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 8 8.1% 17.7% 27.4% 72.6%
Grade 9 18.2% 22.7% 31.8% 68.2%
Grade 10 17.9% 25.0% 32.1% 67.9%
Grade 11 13.8% 17.2% 20.7% 79.3%
Grade 12 9.8% 14.6% 26.8% 73.2%
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Marijuana Only All 5.2% 8.8% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 7 2.2% 4.4% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 6.3% 14.3% 23.8% 76.2%
Grade 9 4.4% 6.7% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 10 14.3% 17.9% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 11 * % 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 12 4.8% 7.1% 19.0% 81.0%
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Cocaine or Crack All 3.4% 4.8% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 7.0% 7.0% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 4.7% 9.3% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 10 * % 3.6% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 11 6.9% 6.9% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 12 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 2.2% 3.7% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 7 2.4% 2.4% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 4.7% 9.3% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 10 * % 3.6% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 11 3.4% 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 12 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 2.2% 2.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 4.9% 4.9% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 4.7% 4.7% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 11 3.4% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 1.0% 1.4% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 2.6% 2.6% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 10 * % 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 3.4% 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Uppers All 2.9% 3.3% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 5.0% 5.0% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 6.9% 10.3% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 12 4.9% 4.9% 4.9% 95.1%
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Downers All 2.2% 3.2% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 7 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 2.5% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 10.0% 13.3% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 12 * % 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
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Rohypnol All 1.9% 2.7% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 5.0% 5.0% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 10 * % 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 6.7% 6.7% 10.0% 90.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 2.6% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 3.3% 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Ecstasy All 0.4% 0.4% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 2.4% 2.4% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.8% 1.2% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 4.9% 7.3% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Port Arthur
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Table B7: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students reporting A and B grades

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 15.7% 21.3% 42.9% 57.1%
Grade 7 9.6% 14.8% 37.8% 62.2%
Grade 8 15.8% 21.9% 44.2% 55.8%
Grade 9 19.4% 26.5% 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 10 20.4% 26.2% 47.1% 52.9%
Grade 11 13.7% 16.3% 37.3% 62.7%
Grade 12 14.8% 21.3% 50.3% 49.7%
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Alcohol All 32.3% 46.8% 67.9% 32.1%
Grade 7 22.0% 32.2% 57.5% 42.5%
Grade 8 33.5% 47.1% 67.4% 32.6%
Grade 9 35.2% 51.0% 69.0% 31.0%
Grade 10 34.0% 51.3% 71.2% 28.8%
Grade 11 34.0% 51.0% 73.2% 26.8%
Grade 12 37.6% 52.2% 72.6% 27.4%
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Inhalants All 4.4% 6.3% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 7 9.9% 12.8% 20.4% 79.6%
Grade 8 4.1% 7.3% 15.0% 85.0%
Grade 9 4.2% 6.9% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 10 1.6% 2.6% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 11 1.3% 1.3% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 12 3.8% 3.8% 7.6% 92.4%
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Any Illicit Drug All 11.0% 16.3% 27.4% 72.6%
Grade 7 7.3% 9.1% 12.4% 87.6%
Grade 8 6.1% 11.6% 21.2% 78.8%
Grade 9 13.8% 20.0% 29.0% 71.0%
Grade 10 14.2% 22.1% 34.7% 65.3%
Grade 11 9.8% 15.7% 28.8% 71.2%
Grade 12 16.0% 21.2% 44.9% 55.1%
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Marijuana All 10.0% 15.1% 26.1% 73.9%
Grade 7 5.6% 7.8% 11.2% 88.8%
Grade 8 6.2% 11.4% 20.8% 79.2%
Grade 9 13.5% 19.8% 29.0% 71.0%
Grade 10 12.6% 19.5% 32.1% 67.9%
Grade 11 9.3% 13.9% 25.8% 74.2%
Grade 12 13.6% 19.5% 43.5% 56.5%
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Marijuana Only All 6.9% 10.6% 19.8% 80.2%
Grade 7 3.6% 5.0% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 8 4.4% 8.9% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 9 10.0% 15.5% 23.7% 76.3%
Grade 10 9.3% 13.0% 23.8% 76.2%
Grade 11 5.0% 8.7% 17.4% 82.6%
Grade 12 9.3% 13.0% 34.0% 66.0%
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Cocaine or Crack All 0.6% 1.0% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 1.1% 2.6% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 12 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
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Cocaine All 0.4% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 12 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.2% 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.9% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.5% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.5% 0.6% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.3% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.5% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 11 0.7% 1.3% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 12 0.6% 0.6% 1.9% 98.1%
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Uppers All 1.2% 1.8% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.4% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 0.7% 0.7% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 10 1.6% 3.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 2.0% 3.3% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 12 2.0% 2.6% 4.0% 96.0%
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Downers All 1.3% 1.7% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.8% 0.8% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.3% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 1.1% 2.2% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 11 3.3% 4.0% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 12 2.0% 2.7% 5.3% 94.7%
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Rohypnol All 0.7% 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.1% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.7% 1.0% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.1% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 12 0.7% 0.7% 2.0% 98.0%
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Steroids All 0.6% 0.9% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 7 1.2% 1.6% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.5% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 12 * % 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
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Ecstasy All 1.2% 1.4% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.1% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 8 0.7% 0.7% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 2.2% 2.7% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 0.7% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 12 3.3% 3.3% 4.6% 95.4%
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Heroin All 0.2% 0.4% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 7 0.4% 1.5% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 12 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Port Arthur
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Table B8: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students reporting C, D, and F grades

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 34.6% 44.5% 64.4% 35.6%
Grade 7 21.5% 29.2% 47.7% 52.3%
Grade 8 33.3% 42.1% 64.9% 35.1%
Grade 9 40.0% 50.0% 61.3% 38.8%
Grade 10 31.7% 40.0% 78.3% 21.7%
Grade 11 42.2% 53.3% 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 12 37.5% 52.1% 68.8% 31.3%
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Alcohol All 46.1% 56.3% 79.0% 21.0%
Grade 7 41.3% 44.4% 73.0% 27.0%
Grade 8 46.6% 55.2% 81.0% 19.0%
Grade 9 48.8% 57.5% 75.0% 25.0%
Grade 10 37.9% 53.4% 82.8% 17.2%
Grade 11 53.3% 66.7% 80.0% 20.0%
Grade 12 50.0% 62.5% 85.4% 14.6%
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Inhalants All 7.5% 11.3% 17.8% 82.2%
Grade 7 12.3% 18.5% 24.6% 75.4%
Grade 8 6.9% 13.8% 19.0% 81.0%
Grade 9 11.3% 18.8% 23.8% 76.3%
Grade 10 5.0% 5.0% 13.3% 86.7%
Grade 11 6.7% 6.7% 15.6% 84.4%
Grade 12 * % * % 6.4% 93.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 29.7% 39.2% 50.8% 49.2%
Grade 7 20.0% 24.6% 32.3% 67.7%
Grade 8 22.4% 27.6% 41.4% 58.6%
Grade 9 31.6% 44.3% 51.9% 48.1%
Grade 10 25.4% 39.0% 55.9% 44.1%
Grade 11 37.8% 44.4% 62.2% 37.8%
Grade 12 41.7% 52.1% 60.4% 39.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 28.0% 37.5% 49.5% 50.5%
Grade 7 15.6% 18.7% 28.1% 71.9%
Grade 8 22.8% 26.3% 38.6% 61.4%
Grade 9 29.5% 42.3% 51.3% 48.7%
Grade 10 24.1% 37.9% 55.2% 44.8%
Grade 11 35.6% 44.4% 62.2% 37.8%
Grade 12 41.7% 52.1% 60.4% 39.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 15.8% 22.5% 32.3% 67.7%
Grade 7 6.2% 9.2% 16.9% 83.1%
Grade 8 18.0% 21.3% 32.8% 67.2%
Grade 9 16.3% 27.5% 32.5% 67.5%
Grade 10 16.4% 23.0% 37.7% 62.3%
Grade 11 16.7% 20.8% 35.4% 64.6%
Grade 12 22.4% 30.6% 38.8% 61.2%
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Cocaine or Crack All 4.2% 6.4% 8.9% 91.1%
Grade 7 6.3% 6.3% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 3.8% 8.9% 10.1% 89.9%
Grade 10 1.7% 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 6.8% 11.4% 15.9% 84.1%
Grade 12 6.4% 6.4% 12.8% 87.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 3.4% 5.3% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 7 3.3% 3.3% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 3.9% 9.1% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 10 1.7% 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 4.5% 6.8% 11.4% 88.6%
Grade 12 6.4% 6.4% 12.8% 87.2%
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Table B8 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 2.4% 3.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 7 4.9% 4.9% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.6% 3.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 10 * % 1.8% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 4.8% 7.1% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 12 2.1% 4.3% 4.3% 95.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 3.1% 6.1% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 4.9% 6.6% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 8 * % 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 9 4.1% 4.1% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 10 1.8% 3.6% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 11 4.5% 9.1% 13.6% 86.4%
Grade 12 2.2% 10.9% 10.9% 89.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.6% 4.5% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 4.1% 4.1% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 11 7.0% 14.0% 16.3% 83.7%
Grade 12 2.2% 8.9% 8.9% 91.1%
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Downers All 3.8% 6.0% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 7 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 9 1.3% 1.3% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 10 3.5% 3.5% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 11 11.6% 18.6% 20.9% 79.1%
Grade 12 6.5% 15.2% 15.2% 84.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 3.9% 4.2% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 6.5% 6.5% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 8 1.8% 1.8% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 9 2.8% 4.2% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 3.4% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 7.0% 7.0% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 12 2.2% 2.2% 2.2% 97.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.6% 1.0% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 11 2.3% 2.3% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 2.2% 2.2% 2.2% 97.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 2.4% 4.0% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 7 3.4% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 8 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 10 * % 1.8% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 11 * % 4.7% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 12 11.4% 13.6% 13.6% 86.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 1.2% 1.8% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 1.7% 1.7% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 2.3% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 12 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B9: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students living with two parents

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 17.4% 23.3% 43.3% 56.7%
Grade 7 8.3% 11.7% 35.0% 65.0%
Grade 8 21.6% 27.1% 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 9 22.8% 30.3% 39.3% 60.7%
Grade 10 17.4% 24.2% 51.5% 48.5%
Grade 11 16.8% 20.2% 42.0% 58.0%
Grade 12 17.6% 26.9% 52.9% 47.1%
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Alcohol All 33.3% 45.9% 66.4% 33.6%
Grade 7 21.1% 29.4% 53.3% 46.7%
Grade 8 35.5% 49.0% 65.5% 34.5%
Grade 9 37.2% 49.7% 64.8% 35.2%
Grade 10 34.1% 47.7% 70.5% 29.5%
Grade 11 35.3% 50.4% 73.1% 26.9%
Grade 12 38.7% 52.1% 74.8% 25.2%
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Inhalants All 5.2% 7.0% 13.6% 86.4%
Grade 7 9.4% 12.2% 19.3% 80.7%
Grade 8 5.0% 7.4% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 9 6.1% 9.5% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 10 3.0% 3.8% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 11 4.2% 5.0% 11.7% 88.3%
Grade 12 2.5% 2.5% 8.3% 91.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 10.8% 15.6% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 7 5.5% 5.5% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 8 7.5% 13.0% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 9 14.6% 20.8% 25.7% 74.3%
Grade 10 16.0% 20.6% 32.1% 67.9%
Grade 11 8.4% 15.1% 26.9% 73.1%
Grade 12 12.7% 19.5% 37.3% 62.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 9.5% 14.1% 23.2% 76.8%
Grade 7 3.9% 3.9% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 8 7.1% 12.7% 19.8% 80.2%
Grade 9 14.2% 20.6% 26.2% 73.8%
Grade 10 13.8% 16.9% 29.2% 70.8%
Grade 11 7.7% 12.8% 24.8% 75.2%
Grade 12 10.2% 18.6% 36.4% 63.6%
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Marijuana Only All 5.2% 8.3% 15.0% 85.0%
Grade 7 2.2% 2.2% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 8 4.4% 9.2% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 9 6.0% 10.7% 13.3% 86.7%
Grade 10 10.3% 11.8% 21.3% 78.7%
Grade 11 4.0% 7.1% 14.3% 85.7%
Grade 12 4.0% 8.9% 24.2% 75.8%
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Cocaine or Crack All 1.2% 1.6% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.7% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 9 1.5% 1.5% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 1.5% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 1.7% 2.5% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 12 1.7% 1.7% 4.2% 95.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.0% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 1.5% 1.5% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 1.5% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 0.9% 1.7% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 12 1.7% 1.7% 4.2% 95.8%
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Table B9 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.6% 1.0% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.1% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 0.9% 0.9% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 * % 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.6% 1.7% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 0.5% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 0.8% 2.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 10 * % 0.8% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 11 1.7% 2.6% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 12 * % 3.4% 5.1% 94.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 1.4% 2.4% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 3.0% 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.6% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 0.9% 4.3% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 12 2.6% 5.2% 6.9% 93.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.4% 2.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.9% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 10 2.4% 3.2% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 11 2.5% 5.1% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 12 1.7% 6.1% 7.8% 92.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.3% 1.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 1.2% 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 2.2% 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 1.5% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 0.9% 0.9% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 0.9% 0.9% 2.6% 97.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.5% 0.7% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.2% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 0.8% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 0.9% 0.9% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 1.5% 2.3% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 1.6% 1.6% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 * % 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 2.3% 3.9% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 11 0.9% 2.6% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 12 4.3% 5.2% 6.9% 93.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.2% 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 10 0.8% 0.8% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 11 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B10: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students not living with two parents

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 23.0% 30.5% 53.1% 46.9%
Grade 7 16.3% 24.4% 45.0% 55.0%
Grade 8 16.2% 24.0% 53.6% 46.4%
Grade 9 27.7% 35.8% 55.4% 44.6%
Grade 10 29.8% 36.4% 59.5% 40.5%
Grade 11 24.1% 31.3% 48.2% 51.8%
Grade 12 23.5% 30.6% 56.5% 43.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 38.1% 52.8% 74.9% 25.1%
Grade 7 30.6% 40.6% 68.1% 31.9%
Grade 8 36.7% 48.3% 73.9% 26.1%
Grade 9 39.5% 54.4% 75.5% 24.5%
Grade 10 35.6% 56.8% 78.0% 22.0%
Grade 11 44.6% 61.4% 77.1% 22.9%
Grade 12 46.5% 61.6% 79.1% 20.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 5.1% 8.0% 14.3% 85.7%
Grade 7 12.3% 16.6% 23.9% 76.1%
Grade 8 3.9% 8.8% 17.7% 82.3%
Grade 9 6.0% 10.7% 14.8% 85.2%
Grade 10 1.7% 2.5% 9.2% 90.8%
Grade 11 1.2% 1.2% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 12 2.4% 2.4% 4.7% 95.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 19.8% 27.7% 41.8% 58.2%
Grade 7 14.1% 19.0% 25.2% 74.8%
Grade 8 9.9% 16.0% 28.7% 71.3%
Grade 9 22.4% 32.0% 44.2% 55.8%
Grade 10 18.5% 31.9% 48.7% 51.3%
Grade 11 26.5% 32.5% 50.6% 49.4%
Grade 12 33.7% 39.5% 64.0% 36.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 19.0% 26.6% 40.6% 59.4%
Grade 7 11.9% 16.4% 23.9% 76.1%
Grade 8 10.1% 15.1% 27.4% 72.6%
Grade 9 21.9% 31.5% 43.8% 56.2%
Grade 10 17.6% 31.1% 47.1% 52.9%
Grade 11 25.6% 32.9% 48.8% 51.2%
Grade 12 33.3% 38.1% 63.1% 36.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 13.0% 18.9% 31.5% 68.5%
Grade 7 6.7% 10.3% 15.2% 84.8%
Grade 8 8.8% 13.2% 24.2% 75.8%
Grade 9 16.7% 26.0% 38.0% 62.0%
Grade 10 12.4% 19.0% 33.9% 66.1%
Grade 11 12.5% 18.2% 33.0% 67.0%
Grade 12 24.1% 28.7% 51.7% 48.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.2% 2.4% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 3.2% 4.5% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 8 * % 0.6% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % 0.9% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 11 2.4% 3.7% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 12 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.8% 1.7% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 1.3% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 * % 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 * % 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % 0.9% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 11 2.5% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 12 2.5% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B10 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.6% 1.0% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 2.6% 3.9% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 1.2% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 1.5% 2.0% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 1.3% 2.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 8 * % 0.6% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 2.8% 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 1.8% 1.8% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 11 1.2% 3.7% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 12 1.2% 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 1.6% 2.2% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 8 0.6% 0.6% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.9% 3.7% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 11 6.3% 7.5% 10.0% 90.0%
Grade 12 1.2% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.0% 2.3% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 7 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 0.6% 0.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 10 0.9% 1.8% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 11 8.8% 10.0% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 12 3.7% 3.7% 6.2% 93.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.3% 1.6% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 2.5% 2.5% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 8 0.6% 1.1% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 9 * % 0.7% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 10 0.9% 0.9% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 11 3.8% 3.8% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 12 1.2% 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.8% 1.1% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 8 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 1.2% 1.2% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 12 1.2% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 1.4% 1.6% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 2.7% 2.7% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 0.9% 0.9% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 * % 1.2% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 12 6.2% 6.2% 6.2% 93.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.4% 0.8% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.9% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 * % 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 11 1.2% 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 12 1.2% 1.2% 1.2% 98.8%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B11: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students who would seek help from adults for substance abuse problems

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 18.6% 25.2% 45.6% 54.4%
Grade 7 10.8% 15.2% 36.3% 63.7%
Grade 8 17.2% 23.8% 45.6% 54.4%
Grade 9 22.0% 29.9% 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 10 18.6% 25.7% 50.9% 49.1%
Grade 11 19.9% 23.8% 39.7% 60.3%
Grade 12 24.1% 33.6% 59.9% 40.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 33.5% 47.0% 69.2% 30.8%
Grade 7 22.5% 31.1% 58.6% 41.4%
Grade 8 34.0% 46.6% 69.1% 30.9%
Grade 9 34.6% 47.2% 68.2% 31.8%
Grade 10 32.3% 49.1% 70.7% 29.3%
Grade 11 37.7% 53.0% 71.5% 28.5%
Grade 12 42.8% 59.4% 81.2% 18.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.6% 6.8% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 7 10.7% 14.2% 22.7% 77.3%
Grade 8 3.4% 6.8% 14.4% 85.6%
Grade 9 4.1% 7.4% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 10 3.0% 4.2% 12.6% 87.4%
Grade 11 2.7% 3.3% 10.7% 89.3%
Grade 12 2.9% 2.9% 8.8% 91.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 11.9% 17.9% 29.1% 70.9%
Grade 7 5.4% 8.0% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 8 8.0% 12.5% 21.2% 78.8%
Grade 9 15.8% 21.9% 31.2% 68.8%
Grade 10 9.6% 19.2% 34.1% 65.9%
Grade 11 15.2% 21.2% 32.5% 67.5%
Grade 12 19.0% 27.0% 49.6% 50.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 10.8% 16.3% 27.6% 72.4%
Grade 7 3.6% 5.9% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 8 8.0% 12.2% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 9 14.6% 20.7% 30.5% 69.5%
Grade 10 7.8% 16.2% 31.1% 68.9%
Grade 11 15.3% 20.0% 30.7% 69.3%
Grade 12 16.9% 25.0% 47.8% 52.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 6.7% 11.2% 20.6% 79.4%
Grade 7 1.3% 3.5% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 8 6.1% 9.8% 17.4% 82.6%
Grade 9 8.3% 14.3% 22.1% 77.9%
Grade 10 7.1% 12.5% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 11 7.9% 11.8% 20.4% 79.6%
Grade 12 10.1% 15.9% 37.0% 63.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.5% 1.9% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 7 2.3% 2.7% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 8 * % 0.4% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.4% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 11 2.6% 3.3% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 12 2.2% 2.2% 3.7% 96.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.2% 1.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 * % 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 12 2.2% 2.2% 3.7% 96.3%
Port Arthur
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Table B11 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.7% 1.0% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.9% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.6% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 11 1.4% 2.0% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.9% 1.5% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 1.5% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 12 0.8% 2.3% 3.8% 96.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 1.6% 2.4% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.4% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 2.7% 5.4% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 12 2.2% 4.5% 6.0% 94.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.5% 2.5% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 0.5% 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 0.6% 1.2% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 11 6.0% 8.1% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 12 2.3% 5.3% 7.6% 92.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.0% 1.3% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.2% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 0.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 * % 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 11 2.7% 2.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 12 0.8% 0.8% 2.3% 97.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.6% 0.8% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.6% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 12 0.7% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 1.3% 1.6% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.2% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 10 1.9% 2.5% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 0.7% 2.0% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 12 4.5% 4.5% 6.1% 93.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.3% 0.5% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.4% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 12 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Port Arthur
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Table B12: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students who wouldn't seek help from adults for substance abuse problems

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 23.5% 29.3% 52.8% 47.2%
Grade 7 14.7% 18.7% 48.0% 52.0%
Grade 8 23.9% 32.4% 54.9% 45.1%
Grade 9 37.7% 44.3% 55.7% 44.3%
Grade 10 30.0% 32.0% 60.0% 40.0%
Grade 11 23.5% 32.4% 61.8% 38.2%
Grade 12 8.5% 14.9% 38.3% 61.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 40.2% 54.9% 73.4% 26.6%
Grade 7 28.9% 39.5% 67.1% 32.9%
Grade 8 45.1% 57.7% 76.1% 23.9%
Grade 9 54.1% 70.5% 78.7% 21.3%
Grade 10 38.0% 56.0% 78.0% 22.0%
Grade 11 44.1% 67.6% 85.3% 14.7%
Grade 12 31.2% 41.7% 58.3% 41.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 6.3% 8.9% 14.1% 85.9%
Grade 7 11.8% 17.1% 21.1% 78.9%
Grade 8 5.6% 11.3% 18.3% 81.7%
Grade 9 9.7% 12.9% 17.7% 82.3%
Grade 10 2.0% 2.0% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 11 2.9% 2.9% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 12 2.1% 2.1% 4.2% 95.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 21.3% 27.3% 37.9% 62.1%
Grade 7 15.6% 16.9% 23.4% 76.6%
Grade 8 5.6% 12.7% 28.2% 71.8%
Grade 9 29.5% 41.0% 47.5% 52.5%
Grade 10 32.0% 42.0% 48.0% 52.0%
Grade 11 17.6% 20.6% 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 12 24.5% 26.5% 40.8% 59.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 20.1% 27.0% 37.8% 62.2%
Grade 7 12.2% 14.9% 21.6% 78.4%
Grade 8 4.3% 10.0% 25.7% 74.3%
Grade 9 30.5% 42.4% 49.2% 50.8%
Grade 10 32.0% 42.0% 48.0% 52.0%
Grade 11 14.7% 20.6% 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 12 23.4% 27.7% 42.6% 57.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 12.6% 16.4% 25.8% 74.2%
Grade 7 6.5% 7.8% 13.0% 87.0%
Grade 8 2.8% 8.3% 22.2% 77.8%
Grade 9 21.0% 29.0% 35.5% 64.5%
Grade 10 22.0% 24.0% 30.0% 70.0%
Grade 11 5.9% 8.8% 26.5% 73.5%
Grade 12 14.3% 16.3% 28.6% 71.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.6% 2.8% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 7 1.4% 5.5% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 * % 4.0% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 12 2.1% 2.1% 4.3% 95.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.3% 2.0% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 7 * % 1.4% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 * % 4.0% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 12 2.1% 2.1% 4.3% 95.7%
Port Arthur
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Table B12 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.3% 1.2% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 1.4% 4.2% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 1.0% 2.5% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 7 1.3% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 * % 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 3.4% 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 * % 2.0% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 11 * % 3.0% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 12 * % 4.2% 4.2% 95.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 1.6% 1.9% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 5.9% 5.9% 8.8% 91.2%
Grade 12 2.1% 4.3% 4.3% 95.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.7% 2.0% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 3.4% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 10 2.1% 2.1% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 11 * % * % 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 12 2.0% 4.1% 6.1% 93.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 2.2% 2.2% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 4.1% 4.1% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 3.4% 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 2.0% 2.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All * % * % 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 2.5% 3.2% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 7 4.2% 4.2% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % 1.7% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 10 2.0% 2.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 8.3% 10.4% 10.4% 89.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.3% 0.6% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 7 1.4% 2.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B13: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students living in town three years or less

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 19.9% 27.0% 46.9% 53.1%
Grade 7 12.4% 17.7% 42.5% 57.5%
Grade 8 21.2% 28.3% 53.1% 46.9%
Grade 9 24.2% 33.9% 46.8% 53.2%
Grade 10 19.4% 29.0% 43.5% 56.5%
Grade 11 30.0% 32.5% 52.5% 47.5%
Grade 12 18.8% 25.0% 43.8% 56.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 34.5% 45.4% 64.8% 35.2%
Grade 7 28.9% 37.7% 59.6% 40.4%
Grade 8 38.1% 49.6% 71.7% 28.3%
Grade 9 35.5% 53.2% 66.1% 33.9%
Grade 10 35.0% 41.7% 58.3% 41.7%
Grade 11 35.0% 45.0% 70.0% 30.0%
Grade 12 43.8% 56.3% 68.8% 31.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 7.2% 9.0% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 7 11.3% 13.9% 20.9% 79.1%
Grade 8 6.0% 8.6% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 9 6.3% 7.8% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 10 4.8% 4.8% 14.5% 85.5%
Grade 11 4.9% 7.3% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 12 6.7% 6.7% 13.3% 86.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 11.1% 17.0% 26.4% 73.6%
Grade 7 9.4% 11.1% 15.4% 84.6%
Grade 8 5.3% 8.8% 24.6% 75.4%
Grade 9 12.7% 30.2% 34.9% 65.1%
Grade 10 13.6% 18.6% 32.2% 67.8%
Grade 11 22.0% 26.8% 36.6% 63.4%
Grade 12 6.3% 6.3% 18.8% 81.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 10.1% 16.4% 25.7% 74.3%
Grade 7 8.8% 11.4% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 8 5.4% 8.0% 23.2% 76.8%
Grade 9 13.3% 31.7% 36.7% 63.3%
Grade 10 10.3% 15.5% 29.3% 70.7%
Grade 11 18.4% 26.3% 34.2% 65.8%
Grade 12 6.3% 6.3% 18.8% 81.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 6.6% 11.3% 19.3% 80.7%
Grade 7 6.0% 7.7% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 5.1% 7.6% 21.2% 78.8%
Grade 9 7.8% 23.4% 28.1% 71.9%
Grade 10 4.8% 6.3% 19.0% 81.0%
Grade 11 11.9% 16.7% 21.4% 78.6%
Grade 12 6.3% 6.3% 18.8% 81.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.3% 1.8% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 2.7% 3.6% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.7% 3.4% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 11 2.5% 2.5% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.1% 1.6% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 1.8% 2.7% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.7% 3.4% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 11 2.6% 2.6% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B13 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.5% 0.8% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 7 1.8% 1.8% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 1.5% 2.3% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 * % 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 3.4% 3.4% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 10 1.7% 3.4% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 11 2.6% 5.3% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 1.5% 1.5% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 3.6% 3.6% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 11 5.0% 5.0% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.0% 2.0% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 3.6% 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 7.3% 7.3% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.8% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.5% 0.8% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 1.2% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 3.4% 5.1% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 11 2.6% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.8% 1.0% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 1.8% 2.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B14: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students living in town more than three years

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 20.2% 26.8% 48.5% 51.5%
Grade 7 12.1% 17.9% 38.6% 61.4%
Grade 8 18.2% 24.6% 45.1% 54.9%
Grade 9 25.5% 32.5% 47.2% 52.8%
Grade 10 25.0% 30.9% 60.1% 39.9%
Grade 11 17.5% 23.1% 43.7% 56.3%
Grade 12 20.5% 29.2% 55.7% 44.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 36.0% 50.7% 72.7% 27.3%
Grade 7 24.1% 33.9% 61.6% 38.4%
Grade 8 35.1% 48.3% 68.7% 31.3%
Grade 9 40.0% 52.6% 72.2% 27.8%
Grade 10 34.8% 56.1% 80.2% 19.8%
Grade 11 40.0% 57.5% 76.3% 23.8%
Grade 12 41.7% 56.1% 77.5% 22.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.6% 7.1% 13.6% 86.4%
Grade 7 11.1% 15.1% 22.7% 77.3%
Grade 8 3.8% 7.9% 15.1% 84.9%
Grade 9 5.6% 10.3% 16.3% 83.7%
Grade 10 1.6% 2.7% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 11 2.5% 2.5% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 12 2.6% 2.6% 6.9% 93.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 16.5% 23.0% 34.8% 65.2%
Grade 7 10.3% 12.9% 17.4% 82.6%
Grade 8 10.2% 17.0% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 9 20.7% 26.0% 35.7% 64.3%
Grade 10 18.1% 28.7% 43.1% 56.9%
Grade 11 14.5% 21.4% 36.5% 63.5%
Grade 12 23.7% 30.6% 51.1% 48.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 15.3% 21.5% 33.4% 66.6%
Grade 7 7.3% 9.6% 14.6% 85.4%
Grade 8 9.9% 16.4% 23.7% 76.3%
Grade 9 19.9% 25.2% 35.4% 64.6%
Grade 10 17.0% 26.6% 41.0% 59.0%
Grade 11 14.5% 20.1% 34.6% 65.4%
Grade 12 21.7% 29.3% 50.0% 50.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 9.6% 14.0% 23.7% 76.3%
Grade 7 3.5% 5.2% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 8 7.1% 12.7% 19.0% 81.0%
Grade 9 12.7% 17.4% 25.4% 74.6%
Grade 10 13.2% 18.5% 30.7% 69.3%
Grade 11 6.5% 10.6% 21.8% 78.2%
Grade 12 13.0% 18.1% 36.3% 63.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.3% 2.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 1.8% 3.2% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 8 * % 0.4% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 0.9% 2.7% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.1% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 11 1.9% 3.2% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 12 2.7% 2.7% 4.3% 95.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.0% 1.6% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 9 0.9% 2.7% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.1% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 11 1.3% 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 12 2.7% 2.7% 4.4% 95.6%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

Table B14 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.8% 1.2% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 1.4% 2.8% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.5% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.3% 1.9% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 0.5% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 1.0% 1.8% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.3% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.6% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 11 1.3% 2.5% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 12 1.1% 3.3% 4.3% 95.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 1.5% 2.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.2% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 10 0.6% 2.2% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 2.6% 5.8% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 2.2% 4.5% 5.6% 94.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.8% 3.0% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.4% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.3% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 10 1.1% 2.2% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 11 4.5% 7.1% 9.0% 91.0%
Grade 12 3.3% 6.1% 8.3% 91.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.6% 1.9% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 2.3% 2.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.3% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 10 1.1% 1.6% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 11 2.6% 2.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 12 1.1% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.7% 0.9% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.9% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 9 0.5% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.5% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 0.6% 0.6% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 0.6% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 1.6% 2.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 7 1.9% 1.9% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.2% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 10 1.1% 1.6% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 11 * % 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 12 5.6% 6.1% 7.2% 92.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.3% 0.6% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 * % 1.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 9 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 10 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 11 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 12 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

GENDER

q1 Frequency Percent
_______________________________
Female 999.7712 57.80
Male 730.0629 42.20

Frequency Missing = 5.1658847734

GRADE

q2 Frequency Percent
____________________________________
Grade 7 325.8892 18.78
Grade 8 288.6131 16.63
Grade 9 352.4622 20.31
Grade 10 295.6254 17.04
Grade 11 236.2051 13.61
Grade 12 236.2051 13.61

LIVE WITH BOTH PARENTS

q3 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 791.5337 46.06
Yes 927.0393 53.94

Frequency Missing = 16.426919419

AGE

q4 Frequency Percent
______________________________________
11 or younger 1.851643 0.11
12 87.95304 5.10
13 262.7065 15.24
14 311.649 18.08
15 319.4141 18.53
16 302.1576 17.53
17 255.2852 14.81
18 150.717 8.74
19 or older 31.76059 1.84

Frequency Missing = 11.50543779

ETHNICITY

q5 Frequency Percent
_________________________________________
African/American 980.5685 57.21
Asian/American 149.2749 8.71
Mexican/American 251.3926 14.67
Native/American 13.76924 0.80
Other 107.8502 6.29
White 211.1649 12.32

Frequency Missing = 20.979601148

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

ON AVERAGE WHAT GRADES DO YOU GET

q6 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
Mostly A's 422.4868 24.91
Mostly B's 899.3995 53.03
Mostly C's 309.4802 18.25
Mostly D's 45.57395 2.69
Mostly F's 18.95182 1.12

Frequency Missing = 39.107740091

LENGTH OF TIME IN THIS DISTRICT

q7 Frequency Percent
__________________________________
<1 year 124.9888 7.33
2-3 years 280.6433 16.47
>4 years 1298.595 76.20

Frequency Missing = 30.773302009

DO YOU HAVE A JOB

q8 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 1339.634 78.57
Yes 365.3664 21.43

Frequency Missing = 29.999554419

DO YOU GET AN ALLOWANCE

q9 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 853.5734 50.40
Yes 839.9562 49.60

Frequency Missing = 41.470411938

EITHER PARENT COLLEGE GRADUATE

q10 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Don't Know 364.416 21.46
No 611.5244 36.02
Yes 721.8269 42.52

Frequency Missing = 37.23270662

QUALIFY FOR FREE/REDUCED PRICE LUNCH

q11 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Don't Know 154.6094 9.09
No 740.5337 43.52
Yes 806.2905 47.39

Frequency Missing = 33.56637796

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

PARTICIPATE IN ATHLETICS

q12a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 800.9171 49.91
Yes 803.7199 50.09

Frequency Missing = 130.36302334

PARTICIPATE IN BAND/ORCHESTRA

q12b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1167.353 80.75
Yes 278.2783 19.25

Frequency Missing = 289.36891215

PARTICIPATE IN CHOIR

q12c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1075.442 75.92
Yes 341.0473 24.08

Frequency Missing = 318.51115236

PARTICIPATE IN DRAMA/SPEECH

q12d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1181.023 85.58
Yes 198.9661 14.42

Frequency Missing = 355.01137238

PARTICIPATE IN DRILL TEAM/CHEERLEADING

q12e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1169.162 83.96
Yes 223.3173 16.04

Frequency Missing = 342.52043859

PARTICIPATE IN STUDENT GOVERNMENT

q12f Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1268.214 92.61
Yes 101.1914 7.39

Frequency Missing = 365.59499857

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

PARTICIPATE IN SCHOOL NEWSPAPER/YEARBOOK

q12g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1304.574 93.83
Yes 85.84442 6.17

Frequency Missing = 344.58197145

PARTICIPATE IN ACADEMIC CLUBS/SOCIETIES

q12h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1145.3 80.49
Yes 277.549 19.51

Frequency Missing = 312.15120509

PARTICIPATE IN SERVICE CLUBS

q12i Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1287.849 90.25
Yes 139.1096 9.75

Frequency Missing = 308.04188895

PARTICIPATE IN VOE/DE/WORK-STUDY

q12j Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1378.443 96.47
Yes 50.37619 3.53

Frequency Missing = 306.18040093

PARTICIPATE IN OTHER CLUBS

q12k Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1083.863 73.52
Yes 390.4787 26.48

Frequency Missing = 260.6581074

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR HOME

q13a Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 1263.605 74.70
Somewhat Safe 342.7194 20.26
Not Very Safe 34.71185 2.05
Not Safe At All 22.07178 1.30
Don't Know 28.36951 1.68

Frequency Missing = 43.522032845

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

q13b Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 516.9056 30.84
Somewhat Safe 865.0659 51.61
Not Very Safe 183.4721 10.95
Not Safe At All 65.45181 3.90
Don't Know 45.36165 2.71

Frequency Missing = 58.74299473

DO YOU FEEL SAFE AT SCHOOL

q13c Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 357.3177 21.27
Somewhat Safe 854.2508 50.86
Not Very Safe 259.8829 15.47
Not Safe At All 138.385 8.24
Don't Know 69.81844 4.16

Frequency Missing = 55.34521822

FRIENDS FEELING CLOSE TO THEIR PARENTS

q14a Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 119.4923 7.11
A Few 469.1111 27.89
Some 367.0662 21.83
Most 431.5546 25.66
All 294.5338 17.51

Frequency Missing = 53.241976973

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARRY WEAPONS

q14b Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 1110.249 67.07
A Few 308.9347 18.66
Some 143.9575 8.70
Most 56.80281 3.43
All 35.47207 2.14

Frequency Missing = 79.584083338

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARE ABOUT GOOD GRADES

q14c Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 62.78711 3.83
A Few 282.328 17.20
Some 315.452 19.22
Most 557.503 33.97
All 423.118 25.78

Frequency Missing = 93.811921741

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW MANY FRIENDS BELONG TO A GANG

q14d Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 1181.956 70.62
A Few 244.3083 14.60
Some 138.0236 8.25
Most 71.17837 4.25
All 38.24643 2.29

Frequency Missing = 61.287173417

FRIENDS WISHING TO DROP OUT OF SCHOOL

q14e Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 940.1517 56.27
A Few 427.8658 25.61
Some 164.0748 9.82
Most 83.67302 5.01
All 55.02232 3.29

Frequency Missing = 64.212339007

PARENTS ATTEND PTA/SCHOOL OPEN HOUSES

q15 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 987.1411 64.78
Yes 536.6166 35.22

Frequency Missing = 211.24234389

EVER INHALED SPRAY PAINT FOR KICKS

q16a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1540.785 93.80
In Your Lifetime 50.53376 3.08
Since School Began 17.53638 1.07
In the Past Month 33.79044 2.06

Frequency Missing = 92.35453502

EVER INHALED WHITEOUT FOR KICKS

q16b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1501.492 92.93
In Your Lifetime 61.86227 3.83
Since School Began 19.86432 1.23
In the Past Month 32.45273 2.01

Frequency Missing = 119.32912444

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

EVER INHALED GASOLINE FOR KICKS

q16c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1525.511 95.68
In Your Lifetime 27.66783 1.74
Since School Began 9.992612 0.63
In the Past Month 31.25025 1.96

Frequency Missing = 140.57826131

EVER INHALED FREON FOR KICKS

q16d Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1557.193 98.88
In Your Lifetime 3.970496 0.25
Since School Began 4.222094 0.27
In the Past Month 9.39743 0.60

Frequency Missing = 160.21721641

EVER INHALED POPPERS, ETC. FOR KICKS

q16e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1559.812 98.52
In Your Lifetime 2.81108 0.18
Since School Began 2.81108 0.18
In the Past Month 17.73974 1.12

Frequency Missing = 151.82604248

EVER INHALED GLUE FOR KICKS

q16f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1513.283 95.87
In Your Lifetime 39.95306 2.53
Since School Began 10.20715 0.65
In the Past Month 15.10347 0.96

Frequency Missing = 156.45380753

EVER INHALED PAINT THINNERS FOR KICKS

q16g Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1542.513 96.66
In Your Lifetime 26.47039 1.66
Since School Began 6.073737 0.38
In the Past Month 20.70398 1.30

Frequency Missing = 139.23861475

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

EVER INHALED NITROUS OXIDE FOR KICKS

q16h Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1553.912 97.69
In Your Lifetime 11.0719 0.70
Since School Began 5.968446 0.38
In the Past Month 19.66441 1.24

Frequency Missing = 144.38305148

EVER INHALED OCTANE BOOSTER FOR KICKS

q16i Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1594.133 98.96
In Your Lifetime 4.498754 0.28
Since School Began 3.754906 0.23
In the Past Month 8.571097 0.53

Frequency Missing = 124.04200771

EVER INHALED OTHER SPRAYS FOR KICKS

q16j Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1557.978 97.35
In Your Lifetime 21.59518 1.35
Since School Began 2.067232 0.13
In the Past Month 18.78169 1.17

Frequency Missing = 134.57750663

EVER INHALED OTHER INHALANTS FOR KICKS

q16k Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1538.682 94.07
In Your Lifetime 49.16346 3.01
Since School Began 8.849151 0.54
In the Past Month 39.05074 2.39

Frequency Missing = 99.254537313

RECENT CIGARETTE USE

q17a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 883.9478 53.06
In Your Lifetime 350.1631 21.02
Since School Began 112.9244 6.78
In the Past Month 318.8682 19.14

Frequency Missing = 69.0964692

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

RECENT SMOKELESS TOBACCO USE

q17b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1520.8 92.34
In Your Lifetime 58.78036 3.57
Since School Began 20.48634 1.24
In the Past Month 46.88105 2.85

Frequency Missing = 88.051939961

RECENT BEER USE

q17c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 854.2635 52.04
In Your Lifetime 326.6558 19.90
Since School Began 135.9917 8.28
In the Past Month 324.7683 19.78

Frequency Missing = 93.320757509

RECENT WINE COOLER USE

q17d Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 623.5267 38.22
In Your Lifetime 360.3443 22.09
Since School Began 218.9219 13.42
In the Past Month 428.7833 26.28

Frequency Missing = 103.42373532

RECENT WINE USE

q17e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 895.2863 54.83
In Your Lifetime 282.0953 17.28
Since School Began 160.857 9.85
In the Past Month 294.455 18.03

Frequency Missing = 102.30633634

RECENT LIQUOR USE

q17f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 879.538 53.37
In Your Lifetime 248.1711 15.06
Since School Began 176.5576 10.71
In the Past Month 343.8227 20.86

Frequency Missing = 86.910529155

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

RECENT MARIJUANA USE

q18a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1138.252 68.64
In Your Lifetime 187.1402 11.29
Since School Began 101.3518 6.11
In the Past Month 231.48 13.96

Frequency Missing = 76.7764114

RECENT COCAINE USE

q18b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1579.404 97.24
In Your Lifetime 17.89286 1.10
Since School Began 9.683694 0.60
In the Past Month 17.28687 1.06

Frequency Missing = 110.7325548

RECENT CRACK USE

q18c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1597.724 98.44
In Your Lifetime 6.715703 0.41
Since School Began 7.265375 0.45
In the Past Month 11.36997 0.70

Frequency Missing = 111.92524293

RECENT HALLUCINOGEN USE

q18e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1553.986 96.94
In Your Lifetime 18.44389 1.15
Since School Began 13.52855 0.84
In the Past Month 17.06892 1.06

Frequency Missing = 131.97224072

RECENT UPPER USE

q18f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1539.427 96.77
In Your Lifetime 13.90095 0.87
Since School Began 13.26611 0.83
In the Past Month 24.23992 1.52

Frequency Missing = 144.16615478

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

RECENT DOWNER USE

q18g Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1542.722 96.00
In Your Lifetime 20.74131 1.29
Since School Began 14.44353 0.90
In the Past Month 29.06187 1.81

Frequency Missing = 128.03157431

RECENT ROHYPNOL USE

q18h Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1575.688 97.67
In Your Lifetime 11.17375 0.69
Since School Began 4.204089 0.26
In the Past Month 22.17602 1.37

Frequency Missing = 121.75794565

RECENT STEROID USE

q18i Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1581.664 98.72
In Your Lifetime 6.321549 0.39
Since School Began 4.32019 0.27
In the Past Month 9.846613 0.61

Frequency Missing = 132.84778441

RECENT ECSTASY USE

q18j Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1557.592 97.22
In Your Lifetime 13.24098 0.83
Since School Began 7.816405 0.49
In the Past Month 23.45526 1.46

Frequency Missing = 132.89572022

RECENT HEROIN USE

q18k Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1622.635 98.97
In Your Lifetime 5.064038 0.31
Since School Began 5.606549 0.34
In the Past Month 6.27368 0.38

Frequency Missing = 95.42055517

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

TOBACCO USE IN PAST MONTH

q19a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1302.898 80.07
1-2 times 130.9319 8.05
3-10 times 57.75505 3.55
11+ times 135.5698 8.33

Frequency Missing = 107.84570504

ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH

q19b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1009.802 62.28
1-2 times 343.002 21.15
3-10 times 175.4804 10.82
11+ times 93.10894 5.74

Frequency Missing = 113.60711548

INHALANT USE IN PAST MONTH

q19c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1535.495 95.46
1-2 times 53.77114 3.34
3-10 times 15.27119 0.95
11+ times 3.970496 0.25

Frequency Missing = 126.49265184

MARIJUANA USE IN PAST MONTH

q19d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1276.388 79.67
1-2 times 113.7161 7.10
3-10 times 86.48696 5.40
11+ times 125.42 7.83

Frequency Missing = 132.98935685

COCAINE USE IN PAST MONTH

q19e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1570.585 98.07
1-2 times 21.20949 1.32
3-10 times 5.347858 0.33
11+ times 4.302185 0.27

Frequency Missing = 133.55565543

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

CRACK USE IN PAST MONTH

q19f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1606.079 98.99
1-2 times 9.135022 0.56
3-10 times 1.093542 0.07
11+ times 6.139575 0.38

Frequency Missing = 112.55329883

CLOSE FRIENDS USE CIGARETTES

q20a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 552.1449 34.79
A few 475.9835 29.99
Some 208.4151 13.13
Most 177.8389 11.21
All 172.717 10.88

Frequency Missing = 147.90073062

CLOSE FRIENDS USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q20b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 1192.911 76.20
A few 150.0446 9.58
Some 56.45198 3.61
Most 20.6632 1.32
All 145.3954 9.29

Frequency Missing = 169.53380187

CLOSE FRIENDS USE BEER

q20c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 608.1499 38.45
A few 367.1421 23.21
Some 210.3954 13.30
Most 184.9176 11.69
All 211.0099 13.34

Frequency Missing = 153.38503539

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE COOLERS

q20d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 509.1569 32.12
A few 386.7585 24.40
Some 241.2615 15.22
Most 209.3295 13.20
All 238.7687 15.06

Frequency Missing = 149.72481617

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE

q20e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 755.3545 47.53
A few 302.9216 19.06
Some 200.5643 12.62
Most 130.6339 8.22
All 199.7044 12.57

Frequency Missing = 145.82120922

CLOSE FRIENDS USE LIQUOR

q20f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 708.1953 44.78
A few 299.469 18.93
Some 169.0556 10.69
Most 171.2614 10.83
All 233.684 14.77

Frequency Missing = 153.3348086

CLOSE FRIENDS USE INHALANTS

q20g Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 1296.725 81.37
A few 109.6481 6.88
Some 31.86576 2.00
Most 23.76894 1.49
All 131.6022 8.26

Frequency Missing = 141.38968974

CLOSE FRIENDS USE MARIJUANA

q20h Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 813.5832 50.10
A few 260.0394 16.01
Some 150.7824 9.29
Most 161.9495 9.97
All 237.4495 14.62

Frequency Missing = 111.19595571

DIFFICULT TO GET CIGARETTES

q21a Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 221.2034 14.01
Impossible 212.968 13.49
Very difficult 57.51451 3.64
Somewhat diff 94.37752 5.98
Somewhat easy 247.2241 15.66
Very easy 745.1043 47.21

Frequency Missing = 156.60820754

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q21b Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 432.1177 28.28
Impossible 341.015 22.32
Very difficult 88.08206 5.76
Somewhat diff 120.2437 7.87
Somewhat easy 150.7084 9.86
Very easy 395.722 25.90

Frequency Missing = 207.11112196

DIFFICULT TO GET BEER

q21c Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 212.2945 13.87
Impossible 194.1049 12.68
Very difficult 64.96591 4.24
Somewhat diff 124.1961 8.11
Somewhat easy 279.46 18.25
Very easy 655.8968 42.84

Frequency Missing = 204.08175129

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE COOLERS

q21d Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 208.9392 13.72
Impossible 161.6545 10.62
Very difficult 55.64858 3.65
Somewhat diff 107.9009 7.09
Somewhat easy 308.1073 20.23
Very easy 680.4535 44.69

Frequency Missing = 212.29606173

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE

q21e Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 242.6871 15.81
Impossible 247.6621 16.13
Very difficult 77.36356 5.04
Somewhat diff 130.5397 8.50
Somewhat easy 257.1886 16.75
Very easy 579.9853 37.77

Frequency Missing = 199.57354586

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET LIQUOR

q21f Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 252.6764 16.43
Impossible 238.8211 15.53
Very difficult 87.69163 5.70
Somewhat diff 126.8511 8.25
Somewhat easy 242.5173 15.77
Very easy 588.959 38.31

Frequency Missing = 197.48350705

DIFFICULT TO GET INHALANTS

q21g Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 400.5711 26.67
Impossible 259.2069 17.26
Very difficult 44.36248 2.95
Somewhat diff 54.44213 3.63
Somewhat easy 98.66591 6.57
Very easy 644.493 42.92

Frequency Missing = 233.25838512

DIFFICULT TO GET MARIJUANA

q21h Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 260.1481 17.18
Impossible 321.5315 21.23
Very difficult 73.8766 4.88
Somewhat diff 101.7899 6.72
Somewhat easy 180.2055 11.90
Very easy 577.0779 38.10

Frequency Missing = 220.37043421

DIFFICULT TO GET COCAINE

q21i Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 394.9401 26.28
Impossible 465.5048 30.97
Very difficult 149.0431 9.92
Somewhat diff 116.9849 7.78
Somewhat easy 100.0209 6.66
Very easy 276.4451 18.39

Frequency Missing = 232.06120287

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET CRACK

q21j Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 402.5982 26.69
Impossible 455.7111 30.21
Very difficult 140.4207 9.31
Somewhat diff 123.1676 8.17
Somewhat easy 97.5367 6.47
Very easy 288.9891 19.16

Frequency Missing = 226.57660611

DIFFICULT TO GET HALLUCINOGENS

q21l Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 654.7516 43.85
Impossible 353.3584 23.67
Very difficult 121.3089 8.12
Somewhat diff 99.03154 6.63
Somewhat easy 60.97457 4.08
Very easy 203.7044 13.64

Frequency Missing = 241.87053432

DIFFICULT TO GET UPPERS

q21m Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 735.8173 48.83
Impossible 293.9018 19.50
Very difficult 98.87837 6.56
Somewhat diff 90.82954 6.03
Somewhat easy 59.72517 3.96
Very easy 227.7874 15.12

Frequency Missing = 228.06044874

DIFFICULT TO GET DOWNERS

q21n Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 734.1007 48.71
Impossible 296.9645 19.70
Very difficult 98.05064 6.51
Somewhat diff 91.28957 6.06
Somewhat easy 59.59106 3.95
Very easy 227.2255 15.08

Frequency Missing = 227.77803767

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET ROHYPNOL

q21o Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 791.161 52.75
Impossible 287.0674 19.14
Very difficult 91.73014 6.12
Somewhat diff 79.05579 5.27
Somewhat easy 51.06918 3.41
Very easy 199.6395 13.31

Frequency Missing = 235.27704107

DIFFICULT TO GET STEROIDS

q21p Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 499.923 33.37
Impossible 443.9166 29.63
Very difficult 130.4292 8.71
Somewhat diff 137.4674 9.18
Somewhat easy 77.55121 5.18
Very easy 208.7795 13.94

Frequency Missing = 236.93320033

DIFFICULT TO GET ECSTASY

q21q Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 719.143 46.69
Impossible 336.8556 21.87
Very difficult 106.6683 6.93
Somewhat diff 97.55609 6.33
Somewhat easy 63.4872 4.12
Very easy 216.4293 14.05

Frequency Missing = 194.86056052

DIFFICULT TO GET HEROIN

q21r Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 543.1621 35.00
Impossible 486.6965 31.36
Very difficult 152.8725 9.85
Somewhat diff 118.2667 7.62
Somewhat easy 51.59744 3.32
Very easy 199.4894 12.85

Frequency Missing = 182.91542573

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CIGARETTES

q22a Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 137.6136 17.35
10 years old 91.45366 11.53
11 years old 97.7288 12.32
12 years old 139.2631 17.56
13 years old 137.8199 17.38
14 years old 81.84604 10.32
15 years old 49.4386 6.23
16 years old 40.7004 5.13
17 years old 11.72714 1.48
18 or older 5.46771 0.69

Frequency Missing = 941.94104953

AGE WHEN FIRST USED SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q22b Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 20.01915 17.33
10 years old 10.27302 8.89
11 years old 20.32817 17.59
12 years old 10.42754 9.03
13 years old 15.42605 13.35
14 years old 15.6773 13.57
15 years old 10.1471 8.78
16 years old 8.862078 7.67
17 years old 3.280626 2.84
18 or older 1.093542 0.95

Frequency Missing = 1619.4654211

AGE WHEN FIRST USED BEER

q22c Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 259.4302 30.40
10 years old 95.49412 11.19
11 years old 82.091 9.62
12 years old 104.6133 12.26
13 years old 105.6689 12.38
14 years old 92.09597 10.79
15 years old 68.03387 7.97
16 years old 30.92439 3.62
17 years old 10.93542 1.28
18 or older 4.024474 0.47

Frequency Missing = 881.68837763

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE COOLERS

q22d Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 179.7298 18.12
10 years old 102.6909 10.36
11 years old 101.6711 10.25
12 years old 170.4189 17.19
13 years old 174.7521 17.62
14 years old 115.7886 11.68
15 years old 88.33999 8.91
16 years old 40.76627 4.11
17 years old 14.21605 1.43
18 or older 3.280626 0.33

Frequency Missing = 743.34558609

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE

q22e Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 106.8105 14.39
10 years old 75.1321 10.12
11 years old 91.27521 12.29
12 years old 88.86268 11.97
13 years old 123.009 16.57
14 years old 116.6392 15.71
15 years old 81.18731 10.93
16 years old 43.11496 5.81
17 years old 16.451 2.22

Frequency Missing = 992.51798249

AGE WHEN FIRST USED LIQUOR

q22f Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 84.80008 12.26
10 years old 51.76315 7.49
11 years old 58.12406 8.41
12 years old 89.1471 12.89
13 years old 112.9526 16.34
14 years old 121.0144 17.50
15 years old 91.12833 13.18
16 years old 59.52995 8.61
17 years old 18.63808 2.70
18 or older 4.374168 0.63

Frequency Missing = 1043.5280731

AGE WHEN FIRST USED INHALANTS

q22g Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 28.93108 21.01
10 years old 19.68266 14.29
11 years old 15.13368 10.99
12 years old 23.41956 17.01
13 years old 27.84039 20.22
14 years old 12.05039 8.75
15 years old 8.814209 6.40
16 years old 1.83739 1.33

Frequency Missing = 1597.2906477

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED MARIJUANA

q22h Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 23.42641 5.01
10 years old 26.27486 5.61
11 years old 35.12503 7.51
12 years old 74.21524 15.86
13 years old 119.608 25.56
14 years old 90.59533 19.36
15 years old 49.24712 10.52
16 years old 35.22083 7.53
17 years old 14.26391 3.05

Frequency Missing = 1267.0232853

AGE WHEN FIRST USED COCAINE

q22i Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 1.851643 4.17
10 years old 1.141411 2.57
11 years old 2.067232 4.66
12 years old 2.595491 5.85
13 years old 8.96866 20.21
14 years old 10.16513 22.90
15 years old 2.187084 4.93
16 years old 4.422037 9.96
17 years old 7.702663 17.36
18 or older 3.280626 7.39

Frequency Missing = 1690.618019

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CRACK

q22j Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 2.993054 16.61
11 years old 2.993054 16.61
12 years old 2.777465 15.42
13 years old 2.763212 15.34
14 years old 2.067232 11.47
16 years old 4.422037 24.54

Frequency Missing = 1716.9839472

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HALLUCINOGENS

q22l Frequency Percent


______________________________________
10 years old 1.885259 4.13
11 years old 1.66967 3.66
12 years old 4.086596 8.95
13 years old 3.178779 6.96
14 years old 14.9993 32.85
15 years old 11.09707 24.30
16 years old 6.561252 14.37
18 or older 2.187084 4.79

Frequency Missing = 1689.3350006

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED UPPERS

q22m Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 1.66967 3.06
10 years old 2.085237 3.82
11 years old 4.830444 8.85
12 years old 4.848448 8.89
13 years old 7.212755 13.22
14 years old 7.418842 13.60
15 years old 11.09703 20.34
16 years old 7.750531 14.20
17 years old 7.654794 14.03

Frequency Missing = 1680.432249

AGE WHEN FIRST USED DOWNERS

q22n Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 1.903263 3.28
11 years old 3.244652 5.60
12 years old 7.265375 12.53
13 years old 7.230759 12.47
14 years old 14.1057 24.33
15 years old 8.814209 15.20
16 years old 8.844073 15.26
17 years old 6.561252 11.32

Frequency Missing = 1677.030721

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ROHYPNOL

q22o Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 2.234953 6.79
10 years old 2.595491 7.88
11 years old 5.840143 17.73
12 years old 2.996805 9.10
13 years old 3.856754 11.71
14 years old 5.625912 17.08
15 years old 3.178779 9.65
16 years old 3.328495 10.11
17 years old 1.093542 3.32
18 or older 2.187084 6.64

Frequency Missing = 1702.0620424

AGE WHEN FIRST USED STEROIDS

q22p Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 1.141411 6.50
10 years old 1.66967 9.51
12 years old 4.170474 23.75
13 years old 3.346499 19.06
14 years old 2.067232 11.77
15 years old 2.187084 12.45
16 years old 2.234953 12.73
18 or older 0.743848 4.24

Frequency Missing = 1717.4388297

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ECSTASY

q22q Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 2.930932 6.31
10 years old 0.743848 1.60
11 years old 4.848448 10.44
12 years old 5.096295 10.98
13 years old 3.736902 8.05
14 years old 2.581238 5.56
15 years old 5.509469 11.87
16 years old 5.67719 12.23
17 years old 8.748336 18.84
18 or older 6.561252 14.13

Frequency Missing = 1688.5660901

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HEROIN

q22r Frequency Percent


______________________________________
11 years old 3.011058 27.78
12 years old 0.925822 8.54
13 years old 1.903263 17.56
15 years old 1.093542 10.09
16 years old 1.141411 10.53
17 years old 2.019363 18.63
18 or older 0.743848 6.86

Frequency Missing = 1724.1616925

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CIGARETTES

q23a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 101.8845 6.59
Several times/wk 68.28948 4.42
Several times/mo 86.16341 5.57
About once/month 95.56217 6.18
About once/year 92.50894 5.98
< once/year 209.2119 13.53
Never used 892.8919 57.74

Frequency Missing = 188.48763257

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q23b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 4.947938 0.32
Several times/wk 10.32464 0.68
Several times/mo 17.11338 1.12
About once/month 14.36473 0.94
About once/year 12.11757 0.80
< once/year 36.59721 2.40
Never used 1427.004 93.73

Frequency Missing = 212.53097882

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE BEER

q23c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 11.08991 0.73
Several times/wk 63.19398 4.14
Several times/mo 150.7842 9.87
About once/month 179.3564 11.74
About once/year 137.8138 9.02
< once/year 178.2652 11.67
Never used 807.5852 52.85

Frequency Missing = 206.91141687

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE COOLERS

q23d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 16.07146 1.06
Several times/wk 56.21845 3.69
Several times/mo 166.1358 10.91
About once/month 256.0847 16.81
About once/year 209.9046 13.78
< once/year 175.1367 11.50
Never used 643.781 42.26

Frequency Missing = 211.66727913

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE

q23e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 11.33536 0.74
Several times/wk 41.13163 2.70
Several times/mo 114.9987 7.55
About once/month 163.5594 10.74
About once/year 219.2611 14.40
< once/year 131.8806 8.66
Never used 840.9426 55.21

Frequency Missing = 211.89061234

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE LIQUOR

q23f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 10.52564 0.70
Several times/wk 46.64721 3.09
Several times/mo 135.1093 8.95
About once/month 192.6009 12.76
About once/year 155.1695 10.28
< once/year 109.2863 7.24
Never used 860.2399 56.99

Frequency Missing = 225.4211992

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE INHALANTS

q23g Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 3.044674 0.20
Several times/wk 8.712295 0.58
Several times/mo 14.70591 0.98
About once/month 20.51143 1.37
About once/year 12.78944 0.85
< once/year 35.37557 2.36
Never used 1400.725 93.64

Frequency Missing = 239.13610149

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE MARIJUANA

q23h Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 60.99122 4.13
Several times/wk 53.34603 3.62
Several times/mo 75.63034 5.13
About once/month 73.49744 4.98
About once/year 68.74818 4.66
< once/year 73.21771 4.96
Never used 1069.601 72.51

Frequency Missing = 259.96844668

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE COCAINE

q23i Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 1.141411 0.08
Several times/wk 1.851643 0.13
Several times/mo 8.027227 0.54
About once/month 17.08689 1.16
About once/year 3.328495 0.23
< once/year 8.47641 0.57
Never used 1437.54 97.30

Frequency Missing = 257.547769

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CRACK

q23j Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Several times/wk 1.851643 0.13
Several times/mo 6.357557 0.43
About once/month 4.134465 0.28
< once/year 4.254316 0.29
Never used 1454.4 98.87

Frequency Missing = 264.0017151

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HALLUCINOGENS

q23l Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 1.141411 0.08
Several times/wk 4.914322 0.33
Several times/mo 5.599456 0.38
About once/month 11.69116 0.79
About once/year 10.57962 0.72
< once/year 6.788736 0.46
Never used 1430.708 97.23

Frequency Missing = 263.57769648

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE UPPERS

q23m Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 1.093542 0.07
Several times/mo 17.8691 1.22
About once/month 10.86108 0.74
About once/year 8.192554 0.56
< once/year 7.065397 0.48
Never used 1423.74 96.93

Frequency Missing = 266.17788756

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE DOWNERS

q23n Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 3.226648 0.22
Several times/wk 1.141411 0.08
Several times/mo 18.15293 1.23
About once/month 13.06617 0.89
About once/year 8.144686 0.55
< once/year 7.251122 0.49
Never used 1419.857 96.53

Frequency Missing = 264.15957462

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ROHYPNOL

q23o Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 2.085237 0.14
Several times/wk 1.159415 0.08
Several times/mo 5.016169 0.34
About once/month 11.74988 0.80
About once/year 5.34445 0.37
< once/year 4.254316 0.29
Never used 1432.225 97.97

Frequency Missing = 273.16558608

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE STEROIDS

q23p Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 0.743848 0.05
Several times/mo 4.32019 0.30
About once/month 2.234953 0.15
About once/year 1.851643 0.13
< once/year 2.763212 0.19
Never used 1430.142 99.17

Frequency Missing = 292.9441689

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ECSTASY

q23q Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 1.66967 0.11
Several times/wk 2.945185 0.20
Several times/mo 13.69252 0.93
About once/month 10.0622 0.69
About once/year 6.489269 0.44
< once/year 7.003275 0.48
Never used 1424.273 97.14

Frequency Missing = 268.86445153

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HEROIN

q23r Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Several times/mo 4.038727 0.28
About once/month 2.067232 0.14
About once/year 1.66967 0.11
Never used 1450.785 99.47

Frequency Missing = 276.43979461

HOW MANY CIGARETTES IN PAST 30 DAYS

q24 Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
None 1263.718 79.15
Less than 1 160.6831 10.06
> 1 and < 10 110.9675 6.95
> 10 and < 1pk 36.03022 2.26
> 1pk and < 2pks 19.18436 1.20
More than 2pks 6.091706 0.38

Frequency Missing = 138.32502803

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AMOUNT OF BEER AT ONE TIME

q25a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 776.1057 50.09
12+ drinks 42.22886 2.73
9-11 drinks 28.74208 1.86
5-8 drinks 64.62767 4.17
3-4 drinks 96.81256 6.25
2 drinks 107.3124 6.93
1 drink 173.0481 11.17
< 1 drink 260.5506 16.82

Frequency Missing = 185.57207103

AMOUNT OF WINE COOLERS AT ONE TIME

q25b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 570.8585 37.13
12+ drinks 45.30336 2.95
9-11 drinks 35.6747 2.32
5-8 drinks 98.44833 6.40
3-4 drinks 186.8205 12.15
2 drinks 184.1499 11.98
1 drink 234.978 15.28
< 1 drink 181.4303 11.80

Frequency Missing = 197.33650795

AMOUNT OF WINE AT ONE TIME

q25c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 827.449 53.49
12+ drinks 25.7313 1.66
9-11 drinks 15.4101 1.00
5-8 drinks 42.11615 2.72
3-4 drinks 105.649 6.83
2 drinks 128.5826 8.31
1 drink 216.4961 14.00
< 1 drink 185.4451 11.99

Frequency Missing = 188.12067362

AMOUNT OF LIQUOR AT ONE TIME

q25d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 853.7446 54.97
12+ drinks 30.82895 1.98
9-11 drinks 25.4625 1.64
5-8 drinks 66.70471 4.29
3-4 drinks 119.2094 7.68
2 drinks 148.48 9.56
1 drink 139.5095 8.98
< 1 drink 169.1916 10.89

Frequency Missing = 181.86868291

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

BEERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 852.3752 55.29
Never 5+ at time 281.0968 18.23
Every day 1.903263 0.12
Several times/wk 38.84769 2.52
Several times/mo 85.96689 5.58
About once/month 85.83029 5.57
< once/month 72.35678 4.69
< once/year 123.2462 7.99

Frequency Missing = 193.37682165

WINE COOLERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 651.1178 42.81
Never 5+ at time 335.1356 22.03
Every day 10.19054 0.67
Several times/wk 38.48817 2.53
Several times/mo 117.6914 7.74
About once/month 122.7487 8.07
< once/month 105.3423 6.93
< once/year 140.2224 9.22

Frequency Missing = 214.06310027

WINE, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 835.1887 54.85
Never 5+ at time 285.3345 18.74
Every day 2.581238 0.17
Several times/wk 29.29068 1.92
Several times/mo 66.10145 4.34
About once/month 92.5508 6.08
< once/month 93.86476 6.16
< once/year 117.6921 7.73

Frequency Missing = 212.39575675

LIQUOR, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 846.8757 55.20
Never 5+ at time 271.6418 17.70
Every day 5.807886 0.38
Several times/wk 33.59898 2.19
Several times/mo 96.36694 6.28
About once/month 93.62129 6.10
< once/month 90.06085 5.87
< once/year 96.31147 6.28

Frequency Missing = 200.7151625

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM HOME

q27a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 604.5111 39.48
Never 382.6621 24.99
Seldom 336.6821 21.99
Most of the Time 148.0769 9.67
Always 59.44472 3.88

Frequency Missing = 203.62309811

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM FRIENDS

q27b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 551.9246 36.76
Never 264.0097 17.58
Seldom 282.7086 18.83
Most of the Time 278.0214 18.52
Always 124.6815 8.30

Frequency Missing = 233.65418651

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM A STORE

q27c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 578.7213 38.38
Never 616.0479 40.86
Seldom 154.8726 10.27
Most of the Time 108.9288 7.22
Always 49.30861 3.27

Frequency Missing = 227.12080016

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT PARTIES

q27d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 541.0942 35.98
Never 261.5999 17.39
Seldom 226.1013 15.03
Most of the Time 222.8676 14.82
Always 252.2504 16.77

Frequency Missing = 231.08659589

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM OTHER

q27e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 580.153 38.68
Never 373.9239 24.93
Seldom 231.568 15.44
Most of the Time 165.9409 11.06
Always 148.1103 9.88

Frequency Missing = 235.30388777

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE TOBACCO

q28a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 913.7588 60.58
Somewhat 335.1521 22.22
Not very 111.0982 7.37
Not at all 37.02216 2.45
Don't know 111.2734 7.38

Frequency Missing = 226.69535288

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE ALCOHOL

q28b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 787.4568 52.94
Somewhat 398.9959 26.82
Not very 172.4983 11.60
Not at all 51.17843 3.44
Don't know 77.34877 5.20

Frequency Missing = 247.52181365

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE INHALANTS

q28c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1173.356 80.45
Somewhat 137.6938 9.44
Not very 29.88962 2.05
Not at all 20.15325 1.38
Don't know 97.42496 6.68

Frequency Missing = 276.48221762

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE MARIJUANA

q28d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 931.8967 64.62
Somewhat 228.7037 15.86
Not very 107.5922 7.46
Not at all 102.6967 7.12
Don't know 71.29884 4.94

Frequency Missing = 292.8119229

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE COCAINE

q28e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1241.054 87.53
Somewhat 75.11153 5.30
Not very 11.65178 0.82
Not at all 14.85903 1.05
Don't know 75.13043 5.30

Frequency Missing = 317.19346528

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE CRACK

q28f Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1273.254 88.84
Somewhat 62.49954 4.36
Not very 12.61122 0.88
Not at all 11.81436 0.82
Don't know 73.04144 5.10

Frequency Missing = 301.77898353

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE ECSTASY

q28g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1143.983 79.84
Somewhat 84.61073 5.91
Not very 25.36231 1.77
Not at all 19.80933 1.38
Don't know 159.0551 11.10

Frequency Missing = 302.1799173

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE STEROIDS

q28h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1178.512 80.71
Somewhat 127.3027 8.72
Not very 19.82296 1.36
Not at all 20.86689 1.43
Don't know 113.6821 7.79

Frequency Missing = 274.8138746

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE HEROIN

q28i Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1303.299 87.35
Somewhat 57.15266 3.83
Not very 8.888569 0.60
Not at all 13.71762 0.92
Don't know 109.0014 7.31

Frequency Missing = 242.94064515

USE MARIJUANA AS JOINTS

q29a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 745.9377 68.56
Seldom 80.9265 7.44
Half the time 42.32218 3.89
Most of the time 37.74814 3.47
Always 28.02097 2.58
Don't know 153.0311 14.07

Frequency Missing = 647.01335304

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

USE MARIJUANA AS BLUNTS

q29b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 719.4185 66.69
Seldom 66.71653 6.18
Half the time 39.63674 3.67
Most of the time 27.01502 2.50
Always 62.41784 5.79
Don't know 163.5184 15.16

Frequency Missing = 656.276986

USE MARIJUANA IN BONGS OR WATER PIPES

q29c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 852.7138 80.07
Seldom 26.08068 2.45
Half the time 10.92935 1.03
Most of the time 7.459551 0.70
Always 6.525278 0.61
Don't know 161.2991 15.15

Frequency Missing = 669.9923142

USE MARIJUANA IN PIPES

q29d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 858.0005 79.32
Seldom 24.50573 2.27
Half the time 14.92971 1.38
Most of the time 8.337504 0.77
Always 3.280626 0.30
Don't know 172.6117 15.96

Frequency Missing = 653.33419407

USE MARIJUANA OTHER WAYS

q29e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 822.3906 75.35
Seldom 33.93101 3.11
Half the time 21.58673 1.98
Most of the time 8.589102 0.79
Always 31.34946 2.87
Don't know 173.6 15.91

Frequency Missing = 643.55307658

DAYS SKIPPED SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1095.591 73.86
1-3 days 221.3436 14.92
4-9 days 89.97436 6.07
10+ days 76.44918 5.15

Frequency Missing = 251.64207635

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DAYS ILL SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 449.1858 30.34
1-3 days 660.4932 44.62
4-9 days 272.6827 18.42
10+ days 97.9468 6.62

Frequency Missing = 254.69150151

OTHER DAYS MISSED SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 621.8379 42.04
1-3 days 672.6688 45.48
4-9 days 130.6111 8.83
10+ days 53.98788 3.65

Frequency Missing = 255.89427558

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30d Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1099.063 73.85
1-3 days 277.9539 18.68
4-9 days 67.70721 4.55
10+ days 43.4181 2.92

Frequency Missing = 246.85740024

SOMEONE CALLED HOME SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30e Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1213.894 82.09
1-3 days 198.5915 13.43
4-9 days 41.19775 2.79
10+ days 25.08183 1.70

Frequency Missing = 256.23527705

IN TROUBLE FOR DRINKING SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30f Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1448.232 98.61
1-3 days 12.07441 0.82
4-9 days 3.325086 0.23
10+ days 5.016169 0.34

Frequency Missing = 266.35244088

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

IN TROUBLE FOR DRUG USE SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30g Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1471.519 98.22
1-3 days 15.63514 1.04
4-9 days 4.466497 0.30
10+ days 6.503865 0.43

Frequency Missing = 236.87568906

DAYS SKIPPED IN PAST MONTH

q31a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1217.484 81.79
1-3 days 206.9824 13.90
4-9 days 36.73941 2.47
10+ days 27.39086 1.84

Frequency Missing = 246.4034662

DAYS ILL IN PAST MONTH

q31b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 882.1468 60.29
1-3 days 483.9384 33.08
4-9 days 73.79219 5.04
10+ days 23.17891 1.58

Frequency Missing = 271.94368679

OTHER DAYS MISSED IN PAST MONTH

q31c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 971.7465 65.84
1-3 days 444.2169 30.10
4-9 days 43.94128 2.98
10+ days 16.12169 1.09

Frequency Missing = 258.97356513

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN IN PAST MONTH

q31d Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1282.128 87.30
1-3 days 156.6841 10.67
4-9 days 20.89474 1.42
10+ days 8.986664 0.61

Frequency Missing = 266.30651442

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

SOMEONE CALLED HOME IN PAST MONTH

q31e Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1370.856 91.87
1-3 days 98.89529 6.63
4-9 days 14.29173 0.96
10+ days 8.060843 0.54

Frequency Missing = 242.89640654

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32a Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1358.881 95.36
1-3 times 57.6304 4.04
4-9 times 2.996805 0.21
10+ times 5.533583 0.39

Frequency Missing = 309.95778285

DRIVEN A CAR AFTER A GOOD BIT TO DRINK

q32b Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1292.629 92.58
1-3 times 80.94113 5.80
4-9 times 15.38736 1.10
10+ times 7.316995 0.52

Frequency Missing = 338.72591065

CRITICIZED BY DATE BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32c Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1326.175 94.76
1-3 times 61.59001 4.40
4-9 times 7.664331 0.55
10+ times 4.072343 0.29

Frequency Missing = 335.49800344

TROUBLE WITH POLICE BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32d Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1391.156 98.03
1-3 times 15.22332 1.07
4-9 times 7.215148 0.51
10+ times 5.578043 0.39

Frequency Missing = 315.82784145

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32e Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1314.709 96.58
1-3 times 34.25764 2.52
4-9 times 7.845254 0.58
10+ times 4.440041 0.33

Frequency Missing = 373.74836236

DRIVEN A CAR WHILE HIGH FROM DRUGS

q32f Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1286.332 93.34
1-3 times 59.66814 4.33
4-9 times 16.59464 1.20
10+ times 15.50005 1.12

Frequency Missing = 356.90566994

CRITICIZED BY DATE BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32g Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1336.947 95.34
1-3 times 53.13641 3.79
4-9 times 7.777022 0.55
10+ times 4.440041 0.32

Frequency Missing = 332.69936691

TROUBLE WITH POLICE BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32h Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 1401.56 97.69
1-3 times 23.00375 1.60
4-9 times 5.297631 0.37
10+ times 4.834195 0.34

Frequency Missing = 300.30398809

CLASS DAYS DRUNK ON ALCOHOL SINCE SEPT

q33a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1323.018 88.29
1-3 days 131.7923 8.80
4-9 days 23.63862 1.58
10+ days 19.97233 1.33

Frequency Missing = 236.57917981

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON MARIJUANA SINCE SEPT

q33b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1301.331 88.13
1-3 days 81.74125 5.54
4-9 days 27.81765 1.88
10+ days 65.69959 4.45

Frequency Missing = 258.41034794

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON INHALANTS SINCE SEPT

q33c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1444.207 97.21
1-3 days 23.74524 1.60
4-9 days 6.223453 0.42
10+ days 11.48406 0.77

Frequency Missing = 249.34014869

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON OTHER DRUG(S)

q33d Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1414.119 95.27
1-3 days 47.73022 3.22
4-9 days 10.4119 0.70
10+ days 12.03134 0.81

Frequency Missing = 250.70765028

ALCOHOL USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR

q34a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 675.5522 44.65
Seldom 185.2343 12.24
Half the time 126.7919 8.38
Most of the time 144.409 9.54
Always 215.0167 14.21
Don't know 37.4961 2.48
Didn't attend 128.6431 8.50

Frequency Missing = 221.85664745

DRUG USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR

q34b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 813.0219 53.98
Seldom 125.7411 8.35
Half the time 108.2444 7.19
Most of the time 109.216 7.25
Always 176.5789 11.72
Don't know 42.07265 2.79
Didn't attend 131.2244 8.71

Frequency Missing = 228.90063116

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

SOUGHT HELP FOR DRUG/ALCOHOL PROBLEM

q35 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1208.71 91.70
Yes 109.3327 8.30

Frequency Missing = 416.95717128

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM SCHOOL COUNSELOR

q36a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 995.8876 67.05
Yes 489.4423 32.95

Frequency Missing = 249.67013664

WOULD SEEK HELP OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL

q36b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 986.0282 68.22
Yes 459.3709 31.78

Frequency Missing = 289.60083569

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM OTHER COUNSELOR

q36c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 902.7032 62.68
Yes 537.3758 37.32

Frequency Missing = 294.92096567

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM PARENTS

q36d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 647.115 44.57
Yes 804.8974 55.43

Frequency Missing = 282.98762059

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM A MEDICAL DOCTOR

q36e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 885.2683 61.08
Yes 564.1665 38.92

Frequency Missing = 285.56520932

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM FRIENDS

q36f Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 563.3968 38.76
Yes 890.0801 61.24

Frequency Missing = 281.52303879

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM ANOTHER ADULT

q36g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 605.9689 41.61
Yes 850.2258 58.39

Frequency Missing = 278.8052871

WOULD NOT SEEK HELP

q36h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1109.964 78.32
Yes 307.2981 21.68

Frequency Missing = 317.73787073

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--HEALTH CLASS

q37a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 590.2087 46.81
Yes 670.5985 53.19

Frequency Missing = 474.19278077

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--ASSEMBLY PROGRAM

q37b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 748.4395 61.28
Yes 472.9552 38.72

Frequency Missing = 513.60537948

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--GUIDANCE COUNSELOR

q37c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 959.3321 78.42
Yes 263.9644 21.58

Frequency Missing = 511.70350966

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SCIENCE CLASS

q37d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 830.1393 68.28
Yes 385.6939 31.72

Frequency Missing = 519.16681203

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SOCIAL STUDIES CLASS

q37e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1012.108 82.43
Yes 215.7947 17.57

Frequency Missing = 507.09686557

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--DRUG RAP SESSION

q37f Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 990.073 80.97
Yes 232.6538 19.03

Frequency Missing = 512.27325183

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--INVITED SCHOOL GUEST

q37g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 795.4542 64.19
Yes 443.8597 35.81

Frequency Missing = 495.68607984

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--OTHER SCHOOL SOURCE

q37h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 808.6004 65.11
Yes 433.2744 34.89

Frequency Missing = 493.1252041

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS SMOKING CIGARET

q38a Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 1038.504 69.85
Mild disapprove 126.0971 8.48
Neither 94.83701 6.38
Mildly approve 23.88651 1.61
Strongly approve 34.68536 2.33
Don't know 168.8274 11.35

Frequency Missing = 248.16242106

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Port Arthur
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS DRINKING BEER

q38b Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 935.5477 63.44
Mild disapprove 182.6524 12.39
Neither 121.2884 8.22
Mildly approve 43.57393 2.95
Strongly approve 32.54854 2.21
Don't know 159.0897 10.79

Frequency Missing = 260.29935833

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS USING MARIJUANA

q38c Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 1119.205 76.50
Mild disapprove 75.83945 5.18
Neither 58.99456 4.03
Mildly approve 17.0248 1.16
Strongly approve 39.13389 2.67
Don't know 152.773 10.44

Frequency Missing = 272.02885604

PURCHASED LOTTERY TICKET IN PAST YEAR

q39 Frequency Percent


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No 1215.283 79.61
Yes 311.2536 20.39

Frequency Missing = 208.46324981

NON-LOTTERY GAMBLING IN PAST YEAR

q40 Frequency Percent


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No 859.5316 56.51
Yes 661.3708 43.49

Frequency Missing = 214.09761357

MONEY SPENT ON GAMBLING IN PAST YEAR

q41 Frequency Percent


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$0 815.9344 53.81
$1 - $10 374.2962 24.69
$11 - $50 183.8692 12.13
$51 - $100 58.30742 3.85
$100+ 83.80991 5.53

Frequency Missing = 218.78286745

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district