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Ballinger

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 18.4% 26.0% 47.4% 52.6%
Grade 7 1.6% 4.7% 17.2% 82.8%
Grade 8 6.5% 15.1% 30.1% 69.9%
Grade 9 18.0% 27.0% 60.7% 39.3%
Grade 10 21.8% 28.2% 51.3% 48.7%
Grade 11 30.9% 39.7% 61.8% 38.2%
Grade 12 32.4% 41.2% 58.8% 41.2%
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Cigarettes All 17.8% 24.7% 45.0% 55.0%
Grade 7 1.6% 4.7% 17.2% 82.8%
Grade 8 5.4% 12.9% 28.0% 72.0%
Grade 9 18.2% 26.1% 60.2% 39.8%
Grade 10 20.5% 26.9% 44.9% 55.1%
Grade 11 29.4% 36.8% 57.4% 42.6%
Grade 12 32.4% 41.2% 58.8% 41.2%
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Smokeless tobacco All 4.7% 6.8% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 7 * % * % 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 8 1.1% 3.3% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 9 3.4% 7.9% 21.3% 78.7%
Grade 10 6.4% 6.4% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 11 13.8% 18.5% 26.2% 73.8%
Grade 12 3.0% 3.0% 21.2% 78.8%

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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 56.3% 7.2% 2.9% 4.7% 8.3% 6.7% 13.8%


Grade 7 85.0% * % * % 1.7% 1.7% 3.3% 8.3%
Grade 8 70.7% 1.1% 2.2% 4.3% 7.6% 6.5% 7.6%
Grade 9 46.1% 7.9% 5.6% 2.2% 7.9% 5.6% 24.7%
Grade 10 51.3% 5.1% 2.6% 6.4% 9.0% 9.0% 16.7%
Grade 11 44.8% 23.9% 3.0% 3.0% 9.0% 4.5% 11.9%
Grade 12 45.5% 3.0% 3.0% 12.1% 15.2% 12.1% 9.1%

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 58.0% 5.8% 3.8% 4.3% 7.6% 6.4% 14.0%


Grade 7 84.5% * % * % 1.7% 1.7% 3.4% 8.6%
Grade 8 72.5% 1.1% 2.2% 3.3% 4.4% 7.7% 8.8%
Grade 9 47.1% 8.0% 5.7% 1.1% 8.0% 4.6% 25.3%
Grade 10 56.4% 5.1% 2.6% 6.4% 7.7% 7.7% 14.1%
Grade 11 45.5% 15.2% 7.6% 3.0% 9.1% 6.1% 13.6%
Grade 12 46.9% 3.1% 3.1% 12.5% 15.6% 9.4% 9.4%
Ballinger
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 85.6% 2.1% 0.5% 0.9% 3.8% 3.2% 3.9%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 90.9% * % * % 2.3% 4.5% * % 2.3%
Grade 9 86.2% * % 1.1% 1.1% 2.3% 4.6% 4.6%
Grade 10 82.9% * % 1.3% * % 5.3% 5.3% 5.3%
Grade 11 74.6% 11.9% * % 1.5% 4.5% 3.0% 4.5%
Grade 12 81.8% * % * % * % 6.1% 6.1% 6.1%

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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 80.0% 9.8% 7.1% 1.9% 0.6% 0.4%


Grade 7 96.8% 1.6% * % * % * % 1.6%
Grade 8 89.2% 9.7% 1.1% * % * % * %
Grade 9 78.7% 9.0% 7.9% 4.5% * % * %
Grade 10 79.5% 10.3% 7.7% 1.3% * % 1.3%
Grade 11 68.7% 9.0% 16.4% 4.5% 1.5% * %
Grade 12 67.6% 20.6% 8.8% * % 2.9% * %

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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 10.3 11.0 11.6 12.0 12.7 13.7

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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 3.5% 13.6% 6.1% 7.6% 22.3% 46.9%


Grade 7 5.2% 44.8% 20.7% 8.6% 8.6% 12.1%
Grade 8 4.5% 26.1% 11.4% 17.0% 17.0% 23.9%
Grade 9 2.3% 6.9% 5.7% 8.0% 25.3% 51.7%
Grade 10 2.6% 6.4% 1.3% 9.0% 30.8% 50.0%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% * % 1.5% 29.4% 66.2%
Grade 12 5.9% 2.9% * % * % 17.6% 73.5%

Smokeless Tobacco?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 10.3% 18.2% 7.1% 10.5% 16.2% 37.7%


Grade 7 18.3% 43.3% 20.0% 8.3% 8.3% 1.7%
Grade 8 13.3% 35.6% 12.2% 15.6% 6.7% 16.7%
Grade 9 11.8% 16.5% 5.9% 12.9% 18.8% 34.1%
Grade 10 9.1% 11.7% 3.9% 14.3% 22.1% 39.0%
Grade 11 1.5% 2.9% 1.5% 5.9% 23.5% 64.7%
Grade 12 9.4% * % * % 3.1% 15.6% 71.9%
Ballinger
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 31.6% 31.3% 16.6% 17.8% 2.8%


Grade 7 75.8% 14.5% 6.5% 3.2% * %
Grade 8 47.8% 40.0% 6.7% 3.3% 2.2%
Grade 9 25.3% 37.9% 23.0% 12.6% 1.1%
Grade 10 20.8% 46.8% 16.9% 13.0% 2.6%
Grade 11 13.2% 19.1% 23.5% 36.8% 7.4%
Grade 12 11.8% 23.5% 20.6% 41.2% 2.9%

Smoke cigarettes?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 33.0% 32.3% 17.0% 15.6% 2.1%


Grade 7 76.7% 13.3% 8.3% 1.7% * %
Grade 8 53.3% 37.8% 4.4% 3.3% 1.1%
Grade 9 26.4% 37.9% 21.8% 12.6% 1.1%
Grade 10 22.1% 51.9% 14.3% 10.4% 1.3%
Grade 11 13.4% 22.4% 28.4% 29.9% 6.0%
Grade 12 11.8% 23.5% 23.5% 38.2% 2.9%

Use a smokeless tobacco product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 62.6% 21.8% 9.6% 5.4% 0.7%


Grade 7 96.6% 1.7% * % 1.7% * %
Grade 8 80.9% 14.6% 3.4% * % 1.1%
Grade 9 65.9% 18.8% 11.8% 3.5% * %
Grade 10 62.3% 19.5% 10.4% 6.5% 1.3%
Grade 11 34.3% 29.9% 22.4% 11.9% 1.5%
Grade 12 36.4% 48.5% 6.1% 9.1% * %

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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 70.8% 12.1% 8.7% 1.0% 1.3% 6.0%


Grade 7 85.0% 3.3% * % * % 3.3% 8.3%
Grade 8 80.4% 4.3% 5.4% 2.2% * % 7.6%
Grade 9 72.9% 8.2% 11.8% * % * % 7.1%
Grade 10 68.4% 13.2% 9.2% 1.3% 1.3% 6.6%
Grade 11 61.2% 23.9% 10.4% * % 1.5% 3.0%
Grade 12 55.9% 20.6% 14.7% 2.9% 2.9% 2.9%
Ballinger
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 46.4% 33.4% 12.9% 1.9% 5.4%


Grade 7 66.1% 24.2% 6.5% * % 3.2%
Grade 8 64.8% 25.3% 3.3% 1.1% 5.5%
Grade 9 43.2% 36.4% 14.8% 1.1% 4.5%
Grade 10 38.2% 42.1% 13.2% 2.6% 3.9%
Grade 11 29.9% 40.3% 23.9% 1.5% 4.5%
Grade 12 38.2% 29.4% 14.7% 5.9% 11.8%
Ballinger
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 41.6% 52.9% 70.2% 29.8%
Grade 7 17.2% 21.9% 40.6% 59.4%
Grade 8 26.9% 39.8% 59.1% 40.9%
Grade 9 38.2% 56.2% 77.5% 22.5%
Grade 10 53.8% 65.4% 84.6% 15.4%
Grade 11 57.4% 66.2% 77.9% 22.1%
Grade 12 55.9% 64.7% 76.5% 23.5%
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Beer All 32.6% 41.7% 59.0% 41.0%
Grade 7 6.3% 10.9% 26.6% 73.4%
Grade 8 17.4% 27.2% 42.4% 57.6%
Grade 9 30.6% 40.0% 64.7% 35.3%
Grade 10 41.0% 52.6% 75.6% 24.4%
Grade 11 45.6% 57.4% 70.6% 29.4%
Grade 12 55.9% 61.8% 70.6% 29.4%
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Wine coolers All 24.4% 38.2% 57.8% 42.2%
Grade 7 9.5% 12.7% 27.0% 73.0%
Grade 8 11.0% 22.0% 44.0% 56.0%
Grade 9 22.7% 38.6% 63.6% 36.4%
Grade 10 35.5% 53.9% 71.1% 28.9%
Grade 11 37.3% 47.8% 67.2% 32.8%
Grade 12 29.4% 52.9% 70.6% 29.4%
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Wine All 20.8% 30.3% 48.5% 51.5%
Grade 7 6.3% 9.5% 15.9% 84.1%
Grade 8 13.2% 18.7% 34.1% 65.9%
Grade 9 20.5% 31.8% 56.8% 43.2%
Grade 10 30.8% 39.7% 62.8% 37.2%
Grade 11 30.3% 40.9% 59.1% 40.9%
Grade 12 21.2% 39.4% 57.6% 42.4%
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Liquor All 26.3% 36.0% 49.2% 50.8%
Grade 7 6.3% 7.8% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 8 12.0% 20.7% 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 9 21.8% 36.8% 52.9% 47.1%
Grade 10 33.3% 42.3% 60.3% 39.7%
Grade 11 42.4% 53.0% 65.2% 34.8%
Grade 12 44.1% 55.9% 70.6% 29.4%

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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 35.1% 0.5% 9.9% 16.8% 15.6% 11.5% 10.5%


Grade 7 70.0% * % 1.7% 3.3% 5.0% 6.7% 13.3%
Grade 8 45.7% * % 5.4% 9.8% 13.0% 17.4% 8.7%
Grade 9 29.9% * % 16.1% 10.3% 16.1% 11.5% 16.1%
Grade 10 20.8% * % 9.1% 22.1% 22.1% 14.3% 11.7%
Grade 11 23.9% 3.0% 17.9% 22.4% 13.4% 13.4% 6.0%
Grade 12 26.5% * % 5.9% 35.3% 23.5% 2.9% 5.9%
Ballinger
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 42.4% 0.5% 8.3% 16.2% 13.0% 8.7% 10.9%


Grade 7 79.3% * % 1.7% * % 1.7% 5.2% 12.1%
Grade 8 56.7% * % 5.6% 8.9% 8.9% 10.0% 10.0%
Grade 9 36.9% * % 9.5% 13.1% 15.5% 7.1% 17.9%
Grade 10 28.9% * % 6.6% 22.4% 15.8% 13.2% 13.2%
Grade 11 31.8% 3.0% 18.2% 18.2% 12.1% 12.1% 4.5%
Grade 12 26.5% * % 5.9% 35.3% 23.5% 2.9% 5.9%

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 42.2% * % 5.3% 12.0% 13.1% 14.3% 13.1%


Grade 7 78.0% * % * % 3.4% 1.7% 5.1% 11.9%
Grade 8 51.1% * % 1.1% 8.0% 8.0% 15.9% 15.9%
Grade 9 36.5% * % 11.8% 8.2% 11.8% 11.8% 20.0%
Grade 10 28.4% * % 8.1% 13.5% 20.3% 17.6% 12.2%
Grade 11 32.3% * % 7.7% 18.5% 15.4% 21.5% 4.6%
Grade 12 33.3% * % * % 21.2% 21.2% 12.1% 12.1%

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 53.7% * % 3.3% 6.1% 11.0% 13.8% 12.0%


Grade 7 89.8% * % * % * % 1.7% * % 8.5%
Grade 8 64.8% * % 2.3% 4.5% 9.1% 8.0% 11.4%
Grade 9 52.9% * % 7.1% 3.5% 9.4% 15.3% 11.8%
Grade 10 41.6% * % 3.9% 9.1% 13.0% 16.9% 15.6%
Grade 11 40.3% * % 4.5% 10.4% 14.9% 22.4% 7.5%
Grade 12 38.2% * % * % 8.8% 17.6% 17.6% 17.6%

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 53.0% 0.5% 4.2% 12.1% 14.6% 10.2% 5.2%


Grade 7 96.5% * % * % * % 1.8% 1.8% * %
Grade 8 64.8% * % 4.5% 4.5% 6.8% 12.5% 6.8%
Grade 9 54.8% * % 7.1% 9.5% 13.1% 8.3% 7.1%
Grade 10 40.8% * % 5.3% 15.8% 17.1% 11.8% 9.2%
Grade 11 34.4% 3.1% 6.3% 21.9% 12.5% 18.8% 3.1%
Grade 12 32.4% * % * % 20.6% 38.2% 5.9% 2.9%
Ballinger
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 40.1% 59.9% 23.8% 25.8% 10.2%


Grade 7 74.2% 25.8% 3.2% 19.4% 3.2%
Grade 8 51.6% 48.4% 11.8% 23.7% 12.9%
Grade 9 33.0% 67.0% 26.1% 26.1% 14.8%
Grade 10 26.9% 73.1% 25.6% 26.9% 20.5%
Grade 11 32.8% 67.2% 37.3% 26.9% 3.0%
Grade 12 26.5% 73.5% 38.2% 32.4% 2.9%

Wine Coolers

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 42.0% 58.0% 18.1% 32.4% 7.5%


Grade 7 73.3% 26.7% 3.3% 15.0% 8.3%
Grade 8 47.8% 52.2% 8.7% 34.8% 8.7%
Grade 9 34.1% 65.9% 21.2% 34.1% 10.6%
Grade 10 32.5% 67.5% 26.0% 35.1% 6.5%
Grade 11 32.8% 67.2% 28.4% 34.3% 4.5%
Grade 12 38.2% 61.8% 17.6% 38.2% 5.9%

Wine

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 51.1% 48.9% 10.0% 25.1% 13.8%


Grade 7 75.8% 24.2% 1.6% 8.1% 14.5%
Grade 8 58.2% 41.8% 8.8% 16.5% 16.5%
Grade 9 50.0% 50.0% 10.5% 27.9% 11.6%
Grade 10 43.4% 56.6% 11.8% 25.0% 19.7%
Grade 11 40.3% 59.7% 11.9% 38.8% 9.0%
Grade 12 41.2% 58.8% 14.7% 32.4% 11.8%

Liquor

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 50.8% 49.2% 14.6% 26.7% 7.8%


Grade 7 91.9% 8.1% 1.6% 4.8% 1.6%
Grade 8 63.0% 37.0% 8.7% 18.5% 9.8%
Grade 9 48.8% 51.2% 12.8% 30.2% 8.1%
Grade 10 39.5% 60.5% 15.8% 32.9% 11.8%
Grade 11 32.8% 67.2% 25.4% 31.3% 10.4%
Grade 12 32.4% 67.6% 23.5% 41.2% 2.9%

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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 56.4% 43.6% 4.8% 21.9% 16.9%


Grade 7 86.9% 13.1% * % 4.9% 8.2%
Grade 8 73.3% 26.7% 2.2% 12.2% 12.2%
Grade 9 55.8% 44.2% 3.5% 20.9% 19.8%
Grade 10 46.8% 53.2% 1.3% 31.2% 20.8%
Grade 11 39.4% 60.6% 18.2% 28.8% 13.6%
Grade 12 38.2% 61.8% 2.9% 32.4% 26.5%
Ballinger
Spring 2000

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

All 59.4% 40.6% 3.3% 17.5% 19.8%


Grade 7 88.3% 11.7% * % 5.0% 6.7%
Grade 8 75.0% 25.0% 1.1% 10.9% 13.0%
Grade 9 58.1% 41.9% 8.1% 14.0% 19.8%
Grade 10 49.4% 50.6% 3.9% 22.1% 24.7%
Grade 11 41.5% 58.5% 4.6% 29.2% 24.6%
Grade 12 47.1% 52.9% * % 23.5% 29.4%

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

All 64.8% 35.2% 1.5% 10.8% 23.0%


Grade 7 88.3% 11.7% * % 1.7% 10.0%
Grade 8 76.1% 23.9% * % 9.8% 14.1%
Grade 9 69.3% 30.7% 2.3% 6.8% 21.6%
Grade 10 52.0% 48.0% 1.3% 14.7% 32.0%
Grade 11 51.5% 48.5% 4.5% 21.2% 22.7%
Grade 12 51.5% 48.5% * % 9.1% 39.4%

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

All 61.8% 38.2% 2.4% 18.4% 17.4%


Grade 7 95.1% 4.9% * % 4.9% * %
Grade 8 77.4% 22.6% 2.2% 9.7% 10.8%
Grade 9 63.2% 36.8% 2.3% 17.2% 17.2%
Grade 10 50.6% 49.4% 1.3% 22.1% 26.0%
Grade 11 44.8% 55.2% 7.5% 29.9% 17.9%
Grade 12 41.2% 58.8% * % 26.5% 32.4%

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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 10.0 10.8 11.1 12.5 12.5 13.1

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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 2.6% 11.8% 5.6% 8.3% 24.0% 47.7%


Grade 7 1.7% 37.9% 17.2% 13.8% 13.8% 15.5%
Grade 8 3.4% 23.6% 9.0% 13.5% 11.2% 39.3%
Grade 9 2.3% 4.6% 8.0% 9.2% 26.4% 49.4%
Grade 10 1.4% 5.4% * % 6.8% 31.1% 55.4%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% * % 6.0% 34.3% 56.7%
Grade 12 6.1% 3.0% * % * % 24.2% 66.7%
Ballinger
Spring 2000

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Wine coolers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 3.9% 14.0% 5.3% 9.2% 24.6% 43.0%


Grade 7 1.7% 43.1% 19.0% 15.5% 10.3% 10.3%
Grade 8 5.6% 28.1% 7.9% 12.4% 16.9% 29.2%
Grade 9 2.3% 8.1% 5.8% 10.5% 23.3% 50.0%
Grade 10 3.9% 7.9% 1.3% 5.3% 28.9% 52.6%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% * % 10.4% 35.8% 50.7%
Grade 12 9.1% * % * % * % 30.3% 60.6%

Wine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 4.6% 16.5% 9.6% 10.1% 22.6% 36.7%


Grade 7 8.3% 50.0% 18.3% 11.7% 8.3% 3.3%
Grade 8 5.7% 28.4% 17.0% 13.6% 10.2% 25.0%
Grade 9 2.4% 14.1% 10.6% 10.6% 27.1% 35.3%
Grade 10 2.6% 7.9% 7.9% 11.8% 22.4% 47.4%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 3.1% 10.8% 35.4% 47.7%
Grade 12 9.1% * % * % * % 30.3% 60.6%

Liquor?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 4.4% 16.9% 7.4% 9.1% 23.1% 38.9%


Grade 7 8.3% 50.0% 18.3% 8.3% 5.0% 10.0%
Grade 8 3.5% 31.8% 11.8% 14.1% 11.8% 27.1%
Grade 9 2.4% 14.1% 8.2% 12.9% 23.5% 38.8%
Grade 10 3.9% 7.9% 5.3% 9.2% 26.3% 47.4%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 7.6% 39.4% 48.5%
Grade 12 9.1% * % * % * % 30.3% 60.6%

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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 91.3% 6.9% 0.9% 1.0%


Grade 7 95.2% 4.8% * % * %
Grade 8 93.5% 4.3% 2.2% * %
Grade 9 91.8% 4.7% 2.4% 1.2%
Grade 10 93.4% 5.3% * % 1.3%
Grade 11 88.2% 8.8% * % 2.9%
Grade 12 84.8% 15.2% * % * %

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drinking?

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

All 98.6% 1.4% * % * %


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 8 97.8% 2.2% * % * %
Grade 9 98.8% 1.2% * % * %
Grade 10 98.7% 1.3% * % * %
Grade 11 97.1% 2.9% * % * %
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * %
Ballinger
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: 4.2 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 3.5 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Alcohol Users: 1.8 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 0.9 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 82.9% 11.1% 1.7% 4.2%


Grade 9 96.4% 3.6% * % * %
Grade 10 87.7% 11.0% * % 1.4%
Grade 11 65.7% 19.4% 4.5% 10.4%
Grade 12 79.4% 11.8% 2.9% 5.9%

Gotten into trouble with the police because of drinking?

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

All 95.8% 3.9% * % 0.3%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 8 97.8% 2.2% * % * %
Grade 9 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 10 97.3% 2.7% * % * %
Grade 11 87.9% 10.6% * % 1.5%
Grade 12 91.2% 8.8% * % * %

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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 20.3% 22.6% 18.3% 27.3% 11.4%


Grade 7 59.7% 24.2% 8.1% 6.5% 1.6%
Grade 8 31.9% 33.0% 17.6% 11.0% 6.6%
Grade 9 12.5% 27.3% 23.9% 27.3% 9.1%
Grade 10 11.7% 18.2% 27.3% 31.2% 11.7%
Grade 11 5.9% 16.2% 14.7% 36.8% 26.5%
Grade 12 5.9% 14.7% 14.7% 52.9% 11.8%

Beer?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 25.1% 20.7% 18.6% 25.3% 10.2%


Grade 7 70.0% 21.7% 5.0% 3.3% * %
Grade 8 38.9% 30.0% 17.8% 6.7% 6.7%
Grade 9 20.2% 22.6% 23.8% 26.2% 7.1%
Grade 10 13.0% 19.5% 29.9% 27.3% 10.4%
Grade 11 8.8% 14.7% 16.2% 36.8% 23.5%
Grade 12 5.9% 14.7% 14.7% 52.9% 11.8%
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Wine coolers?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 32.3% 23.1% 21.6% 17.2% 5.7%


Grade 7 73.3% 16.7% 10.0% * % * %
Grade 8 54.4% 26.7% 11.1% 5.6% 2.2%
Grade 9 24.1% 25.3% 25.3% 17.2% 8.0%
Grade 10 18.2% 31.2% 23.4% 19.5% 7.8%
Grade 11 17.9% 17.9% 26.9% 28.4% 9.0%
Grade 12 11.8% 17.6% 32.4% 32.4% 5.9%

Wine?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 48.6% 23.0% 13.3% 11.3% 3.7%


Grade 7 79.3% 15.5% 3.4% 1.7% * %
Grade 8 71.1% 17.8% 7.8% 1.1% 2.2%
Grade 9 44.7% 27.1% 17.6% 7.1% 3.5%
Grade 10 43.4% 22.4% 14.5% 14.5% 5.3%
Grade 11 32.4% 25.0% 14.7% 20.6% 7.4%
Grade 12 23.5% 29.4% 20.6% 23.5% 2.9%

Liquor?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 37.4% 20.9% 16.0% 20.1% 5.7%


Grade 7 85.0% 10.0% 1.7% 1.7% 1.7%
Grade 8 60.4% 18.7% 12.1% 4.4% 4.4%
Grade 9 28.2% 34.1% 20.0% 15.3% 2.4%
Grade 10 26.7% 24.0% 21.3% 20.0% 8.0%
Grade 11 16.9% 18.5% 20.0% 35.4% 9.2%
Grade 12 11.8% 14.7% 17.6% 47.1% 8.8%

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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 88.1% 10.4% 1.3% 0.2%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 8 91.1% 7.8% * % 1.1%
Grade 9 89.3% 10.7% * % * %
Grade 10 85.3% 14.7% * % * %
Grade 11 83.8% 13.2% 2.9% * %
Grade 12 79.4% 14.7% 5.9% * %

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drinking?

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

All 91.7% 7.3% 0.5% 0.5%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 8 96.6% 2.3% 1.1% * %
Grade 9 94.2% 5.8% * % * %
Grade 10 96.0% 4.0% * % * %
Grade 11 85.1% 10.4% 1.5% 3.0%
Grade 12 76.5% 23.5% * % * %
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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 37.2% 6.9% 5.9% 10.7% 26.7% 1.1% 11.4%


Grade 7 77.4% 6.5% 6.5% * % * % 3.2% 6.5%
Grade 8 59.8% 9.8% 7.6% 3.3% 9.8% 1.1% 8.7%
Grade 9 29.9% 5.7% 6.9% 12.6% 24.1% 1.1% 19.5%
Grade 10 24.7% 10.4% 11.7% 14.3% 28.6% * % 10.4%
Grade 11 17.9% 3.0% 1.5% 17.9% 46.3% 1.5% 11.9%
Grade 12 17.6% 5.9% * % 14.7% 52.9% * % 8.8%

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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 41.1% 23.1% 23.3% 9.5% 3.0%


Grade 7 70.5% 14.8% 9.8% 3.3% 1.6%
Grade 8 51.6% 19.8% 19.8% 6.6% 2.2%
Grade 9 30.2% 24.4% 31.4% 9.3% 4.7%
Grade 10 26.9% 30.8% 23.1% 14.1% 5.1%
Grade 11 32.8% 29.9% 20.9% 13.4% 3.0%
Grade 12 42.4% 15.2% 33.3% 9.1% * %

From friends

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 38.1% 13.3% 14.3% 25.2% 9.2%


Grade 7 75.4% 16.4% 1.6% 6.6% * %
Grade 8 44.4% 18.9% 26.7% 5.6% 4.4%
Grade 9 29.1% 18.6% 17.4% 25.6% 9.3%
Grade 10 27.3% 16.9% 20.8% 28.6% 6.5%
Grade 11 29.9% 6.0% 6.0% 38.8% 19.4%
Grade 12 29.4% * % 8.8% 47.1% 14.7%

From a store

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 39.7% 45.6% 9.5% 3.9% 1.2%


Grade 7 73.3% 25.0% * % * % 1.7%
Grade 8 48.3% 40.4% 7.9% 3.4% * %
Grade 9 28.2% 56.5% 9.4% 3.5% 2.4%
Grade 10 30.8% 59.0% 5.1% 5.1% * %
Grade 11 32.8% 41.8% 19.4% 3.0% 3.0%
Grade 12 32.4% 44.1% 14.7% 8.8% * %

At parties

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 37.5% 12.4% 11.2% 20.5% 18.4%


Grade 7 68.9% 18.0% 6.6% 4.9% 1.6%
Grade 8 50.0% 21.6% 10.2% 9.1% 9.1%
Grade 9 28.9% 16.9% 12.0% 22.9% 19.3%
Grade 10 26.0% 13.0% 14.3% 23.4% 23.4%
Grade 11 29.9% 3.0% 4.5% 38.8% 23.9%
Grade 12 26.5% * % 20.6% 20.6% 32.4%
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Other source

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 39.6% 22.7% 14.1% 12.0% 11.6%


Grade 7 63.9% 21.3% 6.6% 8.2% * %
Grade 8 45.5% 27.3% 17.0% 6.8% 3.4%
Grade 9 31.7% 23.2% 22.0% 8.5% 14.6%
Grade 10 32.0% 33.3% 13.3% 6.7% 14.7%
Grade 11 32.8% 11.9% 6.0% 22.4% 26.9%
Grade 12 36.4% 18.2% 18.2% 21.2% 6.1%

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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 58.0% 19.2% 12.7% 3.3% 1.4% 5.4%


Grade 7 80.0% 10.0% * % 1.7% 3.3% 5.0%
Grade 8 69.9% 6.5% 12.9% 3.2% * % 7.5%
Grade 9 52.9% 23.5% 15.3% 1.2% * % 7.1%
Grade 10 51.9% 22.1% 14.3% 5.2% 1.3% 5.2%
Grade 11 41.8% 29.9% 17.9% 3.0% 1.5% 6.0%
Grade 12 56.3% 21.9% 12.5% 6.3% 3.1% * %

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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 46.1% 35.0% 11.8% 2.7% 4.4%


Grade 7 61.0% 22.0% 11.9% * % 5.1%
Grade 8 51.1% 31.5% 9.8% 3.3% 4.3%
Grade 9 48.8% 33.7% 11.6% 2.3% 3.5%
Grade 10 38.2% 35.5% 19.7% 2.6% 3.9%
Grade 11 35.8% 44.8% 10.4% 4.5% 4.5%
Grade 12 44.1% 41.2% 5.9% 2.9% 5.9%
Ballinger
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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 10.4% 14.7% 25.6% 74.4%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 8 3.2% 3.2% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 9 9.1% 14.8% 27.3% 72.7%
Grade 10 14.1% 19.2% 35.9% 64.1%
Grade 11 19.1% 27.9% 39.7% 60.3%
Grade 12 14.7% 20.6% 35.3% 64.7%
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Cocaine? All 0.4% 1.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.1% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 3.0% 6.1% 9.1% 90.9%
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Crack? All 0.2% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % 1.1% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
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Hallucinogens? All 0.3% 1.5% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 10 * % 2.6% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
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Uppers? All 2.7% 3.4% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.3% 5.7% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 4.5% 4.5% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 12 9.1% 9.1% 9.1% 90.9%
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Downers? All 2.5% 2.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 4.6% 6.9% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 3.0% 3.0% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 6.1% 6.1% 6.1% 93.9%
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Rohypnol? All 0.2% 1.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % 3.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 12 * % 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
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Steroids? All 0.5% 0.9% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 9 * % 2.2% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Ecstasy? All 0.3% 0.3% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 * % 0.3% 0.3% 99.7%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 0.3% 99.7%
Grade 9 * % 0.3% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 10 * % 0.3% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 * % 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
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Heroin? All 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 7 * % 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 * % 0.5% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % 0.5% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.8% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 11 1.5% 3.3% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 12 * % 3.3% 10.3% 89.7%

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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 75.9% 1.0% 1.5% 3.4% 6.0% 3.5% 8.7%


Grade 7 96.4% * % * % * % * % * % 3.6%
Grade 8 91.9% * % * % * % 2.3% 1.2% 4.7%
Grade 9 72.6% * % 4.8% 6.0% 3.6% 3.6% 9.5%
Grade 10 65.3% * % 2.7% 5.3% 9.3% 5.3% 12.0%
Grade 11 65.0% 3.3% * % 5.0% 11.7% 10.0% 5.0%
Grade 12 67.6% 2.9% * % 2.9% 8.8% * % 17.6%

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 97.0% * % * % * % 0.4% 0.7% 1.9%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 96.3% * % * % * % * % 1.2% 2.5%
Grade 10 97.3% * % * % * % * % * % 2.7%
Grade 11 96.9% * % * % * % * % * % 3.1%
Grade 12 90.9% * % * % * % 3.0% 3.0% 3.0%

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% * % * % * % 0.4% 0.2% 0.5%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 97.6% * % * % * % * % 1.2% 1.2%
Grade 10 98.6% * % * % * % * % * % 1.4%
Grade 11 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 12 96.9% * % * % * % 3.1% * % * %
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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 96.8% * % * % * % 0.7% 1.3% 1.1%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 96.5% * % * % * % 1.2% 1.2% 1.2%
Grade 10 95.9% * % * % * % 1.4% * % 2.7%
Grade 11 96.9% * % * % * % 1.6% 1.6% * %
Grade 12 90.6% * % * % * % * % 6.3% 3.1%

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 94.8% 0.2% 0.5% 1.4% 1.3% 0.7% 1.0%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 92.0% 1.1% 1.1% 2.3% 1.1% 1.1% 1.1%
Grade 10 94.6% * % * % 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 1.4%
Grade 11 92.2% * % 1.6% 1.6% * % 1.6% 3.1%
Grade 12 90.9% * % * % 3.0% 6.1% * % * %

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 96.2% * % * % 1.9% 0.2% 1.4% 0.3%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 91.8% * % * % 3.5% 1.2% 3.5% * %
Grade 10 97.3% * % * % 1.3% * % 1.3% * %
Grade 11 95.3% * % * % 3.1% * % * % 1.6%
Grade 12 93.9% * % * % 3.0% * % 3.0% * %

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 98.6% * % * % * % 0.9% 0.5% * %


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 97.6% * % * % * % 2.4% * % * %
Grade 10 98.7% * % * % * % * % 1.3% * %
Grade 11 98.4% * % * % * % * % 1.6% * %
Grade 12 96.8% * % * % * % 3.2% * % * %

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 97.8% 0.2% * % * % 0.2% 0.2% 1.5%


Grade 7 96.5% * % * % * % * % * % 3.5%
Grade 8 95.6% 1.1% * % * % 1.1% * % 2.2%
Grade 9 97.6% * % * % * % * % 1.2% 1.2%
Grade 10 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 11 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 12 97.0% * % * % * % * % * % 3.0%
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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 99.3% * % * % * % * % 0.2% 0.5%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 97.7% * % * % * % * % 1.2% 1.2%
Grade 10 98.6% * % * % * % * % * % 1.4%
Grade 11 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %

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% * % * % * % * % * % 0.5%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 10 97.4% * % * % * % * % * % 2.6%
Grade 11 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * % * % * % * %

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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 78.7% 0.4% 1.8% 3.1% 10.1% 4.7% 1.3%


Grade 7 95.0% * % 2.5% 2.5% * % * % * %
Grade 8 92.2% * % * % 3.9% 3.9% * % * %
Grade 9 78.0% * % 3.4% 6.8% 11.9% * % * %
Grade 10 69.4% * % 4.1% 4.1% 18.4% 4.1% * %
Grade 11 76.3% 2.6% * % * % 15.8% 5.3% * %
Grade 12 64.0% * % * % * % 8.0% 20.0% 8.0%

Other family situation

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

All 66.7% 1.3% 2.6% 6.2% 15.0% 8.2% * %


Grade 7 91.7% 8.3% * % * % * % * % * %
Grade 8 88.6% 2.9% 8.6% * % * % * % * %
Grade 9 62.5% * % * % 8.3% 29.2% * % * %
Grade 10 53.6% * % 3.6% 7.1% 32.1% 3.6% * %
Grade 11 50.0% * % * % 14.3% 14.3% 21.4% * %
Grade 12 71.4% * % * % * % * % 28.6% * %
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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 7.4% 27.4% 11.5% 13.5% 19.9% 20.4%


Grade 7 12.1% 63.8% 13.8% 3.4% 3.4% 3.4%
Grade 8 4.5% 55.7% 17.0% 11.4% 2.3% 9.1%
Grade 9 4.5% 20.5% 13.6% 12.5% 19.3% 29.5%
Grade 10 10.7% 12.0% 12.0% 13.3% 30.7% 21.3%
Grade 11 3.0% 13.6% 7.6% 30.3% 22.7% 22.7%
Grade 12 12.1% 3.0% 3.0% 6.1% 42.4% 33.3%

Cocaine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 11.4% 38.0% 17.0% 19.6% 8.0% 6.1%


Grade 7 13.3% 71.7% 8.3% 6.7% * % * %
Grade 8 8.0% 65.9% 10.2% 9.1% 1.1% 5.7%
Grade 9 8.0% 29.9% 20.7% 27.6% 5.7% 8.0%
Grade 10 16.0% 30.7% 21.3% 13.3% 10.7% 8.0%
Grade 11 9.2% 21.5% 23.1% 30.8% 10.8% 4.6%
Grade 12 15.6% 9.4% 15.6% 28.1% 21.9% 9.4%

Crack?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 12.3% 37.8% 20.1% 16.6% 7.4% 5.8%


Grade 7 13.3% 70.0% 10.0% 6.7% * % * %
Grade 8 11.6% 60.5% 10.5% 9.3% 2.3% 5.8%
Grade 9 8.2% 32.9% 24.7% 22.4% 4.7% 7.1%
Grade 10 18.4% 31.6% 21.1% 10.5% 9.2% 9.2%
Grade 11 9.0% 25.4% 28.4% 25.4% 9.0% 3.0%
Grade 12 14.7% 8.8% 23.5% 23.5% 20.6% 8.8%

Hallucinogens?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 29.4% 28.7% 19.0% 10.8% 7.2% 4.9%


Grade 7 69.0% 24.1% 3.4% 1.7% 1.7% * %
Grade 8 42.0% 37.5% 10.2% 6.8% * % 3.4%
Grade 9 17.6% 30.6% 22.4% 17.6% 3.5% 8.2%
Grade 10 26.3% 31.6% 17.1% 11.8% 6.6% 6.6%
Grade 11 12.1% 31.8% 27.3% 12.1% 15.2% 1.5%
Grade 12 17.6% 11.8% 32.4% 11.8% 17.6% 8.8%

Uppers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 32.9% 24.1% 13.6% 13.1% 9.1% 7.2%


Grade 7 70.2% 24.6% 3.5% 1.8% * % * %
Grade 8 37.1% 38.2% 10.1% 6.7% 4.5% 3.4%
Grade 9 22.1% 27.9% 17.4% 15.1% 10.5% 7.0%
Grade 10 38.2% 26.3% 6.6% 14.5% 6.6% 7.9%
Grade 11 18.2% 13.6% 21.2% 27.3% 7.6% 12.1%
Grade 12 18.8% 9.4% 21.9% 9.4% 28.1% 12.5%
Ballinger
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Downers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 33.4% 23.7% 14.8% 13.9% 8.5% 5.7%


Grade 7 68.4% 26.3% 3.5% 1.8% * % * %
Grade 8 39.8% 36.4% 10.2% 6.8% 3.4% 3.4%
Grade 9 21.2% 27.1% 20.0% 17.6% 7.1% 7.1%
Grade 10 39.0% 24.7% 9.1% 14.3% 7.8% 5.2%
Grade 11 19.7% 15.2% 22.7% 24.2% 7.6% 10.6%
Grade 12 18.8% 9.4% 21.9% 15.6% 28.1% 6.3%

Rohypnol?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 44.4% 23.0% 13.7% 9.8% 4.2% 4.9%


Grade 7 68.4% 26.3% 3.5% 1.8% * % * %
Grade 8 47.8% 32.2% 8.9% 7.8% * % 3.3%
Grade 9 37.6% 25.9% 15.3% 11.8% 5.9% 3.5%
Grade 10 44.7% 21.1% 11.8% 9.2% 6.6% 6.6%
Grade 11 32.8% 20.9% 20.9% 14.9% 6.0% 4.5%
Grade 12 41.2% 8.8% 20.6% 11.8% 5.9% 11.8%

Steroids?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 14.9% 35.3% 18.7% 15.2% 9.5% 6.3%


Grade 7 18.6% 59.3% 6.8% 5.1% 6.8% 3.4%
Grade 8 11.8% 51.8% 17.6% 11.8% 1.2% 5.9%
Grade 9 14.9% 36.8% 19.5% 13.8% 10.3% 4.6%
Grade 10 21.3% 30.7% 21.3% 8.0% 9.3% 9.3%
Grade 11 9.0% 22.4% 19.4% 23.9% 19.4% 6.0%
Grade 12 14.7% 11.8% 26.5% 29.4% 8.8% 8.8%

Ecstasy?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 34.4% 27.3% 17.6% 9.6% 6.6% 4.6%


Grade 7 62.7% 30.5% 3.4% 3.4% * % * %
Grade 8 40.7% 41.9% 7.0% 4.7% 1.2% 4.7%
Grade 9 24.4% 31.4% 23.3% 10.5% 7.0% 3.5%
Grade 10 44.0% 22.7% 14.7% 5.3% 6.7% 6.7%
Grade 11 18.2% 24.2% 25.8% 18.2% 7.6% 6.1%
Grade 12 21.2% 9.1% 30.3% 15.2% 18.2% 6.1%

Heroin?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 18.2% 39.8% 18.7% 12.4% 6.2% 4.7%


Grade 7 23.0% 65.6% 4.9% 4.9% 1.6% * %
Grade 8 15.6% 58.9% 12.2% 7.8% 2.2% 3.3%
Grade 9 16.1% 37.9% 21.8% 16.1% 3.4% 4.6%
Grade 10 24.4% 33.3% 19.2% 7.7% 7.7% 7.7%
Grade 11 9.0% 32.8% 23.9% 19.4% 9.0% 6.0%
Grade 12 23.5% 8.8% 29.4% 17.6% 14.7% 5.9%
Ballinger
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 93.3% 3.8% 1.8% 1.1%


Grade 7 98.4% 1.6% * % * %
Grade 8 97.8% 1.1% 1.1% * %
Grade 9 89.4% 4.7% 3.5% 2.4%
Grade 10 90.7% 6.7% 2.7% * %
Grade 11 91.2% 7.4% * % 1.5%
Grade 12 93.9% * % 3.0% 3.0%

Attended class while high from use of some other drug?

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

All 98.4% 1.4% 0.3% * %


Grade 7 98.4% 1.6% * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 9 97.6% 2.4% * % * %
Grade 10 96.1% 3.9% * % * %
Grade 11 98.5% * % 1.5% * %
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * %

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drug use?

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

All 99.3% 0.7% * % * %


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 9 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 10 95.9% 4.1% * % * %
Grade 11 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * %

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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: 4.8 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 3.7 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Marijuana Users: 3.1 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 1.1 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 91.3% 6.8% 1.1% 0.8%


Grade 9 96.5% 3.5% * % * %
Grade 10 94.6% 4.1% 1.4% * %
Grade 11 79.7% 14.1% 3.1% 3.1%
Grade 12 93.9% 6.1% * % * %
Ballinger
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 99.5% 0.5% * % * %


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 9 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 10 97.3% 2.7% * % * %
Grade 11 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * %

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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 56.7% 18.7% 13.3% 9.7% 1.6%


Grade 7 96.7% * % 1.6% 1.6% * %
Grade 8 84.8% 10.9% 1.1% 3.3% * %
Grade 9 47.7% 18.2% 18.2% 14.8% 1.1%
Grade 10 44.2% 29.9% 10.4% 13.0% 2.6%
Grade 11 38.2% 25.0% 22.1% 11.8% 2.9%
Grade 12 32.4% 26.5% 26.5% 11.8% 2.9%

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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 96.3% 3.7% * % * %


Grade 7 98.4% 1.6% * % * %
Grade 8 97.7% 2.3% * % * %
Grade 9 94.0% 6.0% * % * %
Grade 10 94.7% 5.3% * % * %
Grade 11 97.0% 3.0% * % * %
Grade 12 96.9% 3.1% * % * %

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

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

All 97.0% 2.6% 0.4% * %


Grade 7 98.4% 1.6% * % * %
Grade 8 97.7% 2.3% * % * %
Grade 9 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 10 94.7% 5.3% * % * %
Grade 11 93.9% 6.1% * % * %
Grade 12 97.0% * % 3.0% * %
Ballinger
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 49.6% 11.1% 7.7% 10.0% 6.2% 4.2% 11.2%


Grade 7 90.3% 3.2% * % 1.6% * % * % 4.8%
Grade 8 75.0% 4.3% 3.3% 3.3% 2.2% 3.3% 8.7%
Grade 9 37.5% 9.1% 13.6% 9.1% 8.0% 3.4% 19.3%
Grade 10 44.2% 20.8% 5.2% 7.8% 6.5% 5.2% 10.4%
Grade 11 26.5% 16.2% 13.2% 16.2% 8.8% 7.4% 11.8%
Grade 12 29.4% 11.8% 8.8% 23.5% 11.8% 5.9% 8.8%

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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 80.0% 8.9% 4.1% 4.9% 1.8% 0.2%


Grade 7 93.2% 2.3% 2.3% * % 2.3% * %
Grade 8 94.1% 1.5% * % 1.5% 1.5% 1.5%
Grade 9 81.1% 12.2% 5.4% 1.4% * % * %
Grade 10 71.7% 13.3% 1.7% 11.7% 1.7% * %
Grade 11 72.2% 7.4% 7.4% 7.4% 5.6% * %
Grade 12 69.2% 15.4% 7.7% 7.7% * % * %

Blunts?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 83.6% 8.5% 4.0% 2.9% 0.5% 0.5%


Grade 7 97.6% * % 2.4% * % * % * %
Grade 8 94.1% * % 1.5% * % 1.5% 2.9%
Grade 9 83.8% 12.2% 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% * %
Grade 10 80.3% 6.6% 8.2% 4.9% * % * %
Grade 11 77.8% 14.8% 3.7% 3.7% * % * %
Grade 12 69.2% 15.4% 7.7% 7.7% * % * %

Bongs or water pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 82.6% 6.4% 3.4% 5.1% 2.0% 0.5%


Grade 7 95.2% * % 2.4% * % * % 2.4%
Grade 8 94.0% 1.5% * % 1.5% 1.5% 1.5%
Grade 9 83.6% 2.7% 2.7% 8.2% 2.7% * %
Grade 10 80.3% 9.8% 6.6% 1.6% 1.6% * %
Grade 11 71.7% 9.4% 7.5% 9.4% 1.9% * %
Grade 12 72.0% 16.0% * % 8.0% 4.0% * %

Pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 82.2% 5.8% 2.0% 8.0% 1.7% 0.2%


Grade 7 97.7% * % 2.3% * % * % * %
Grade 8 94.0% 1.5% * % 1.5% 1.5% 1.5%
Grade 9 79.2% 8.3% 1.4% 6.9% 4.2% * %
Grade 10 79.7% 5.1% 3.4% 8.5% 3.4% * %
Grade 11 69.8% 13.2% 1.9% 15.1% * % * %
Grade 12 76.9% 3.8% 3.8% 15.4% * % * %
Ballinger
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Some other way?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 87.9% 6.0% 0.9% 1.9% 1.5% 1.8%


Grade 7 97.7% * % 2.3% * % * % * %
Grade 8 94.1% 2.9% * % * % 1.5% 1.5%
Grade 9 90.4% 5.5% 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% * %
Grade 10 87.9% 8.6% * % * % 3.4% * %
Grade 11 75.0% 9.6% 1.9% 5.8% 1.9% 5.8%
Grade 12 82.6% 8.7% * % 4.3% * % 4.3%

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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 85.5% 4.7% 2.4% 0.8% 0.5% 6.2%


Grade 7 90.0% * % * % * % 3.3% 6.7%
Grade 8 87.1% 1.1% 3.2% 1.1% * % 7.5%
Grade 9 84.9% 4.7% 4.7% * % * % 5.8%
Grade 10 85.7% 5.2% 1.3% 1.3% * % 6.5%
Grade 11 88.1% 6.0% 1.5% * % * % 4.5%
Grade 12 75.8% 12.1% 3.0% 3.0% * % 6.1%

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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 69.1% 16.4% 7.2% 3.8% 3.5%


Grade 7 90.0% 3.3% 1.7% * % 5.0%
Grade 8 82.4% 11.0% * % 2.2% 4.4%
Grade 9 71.4% 14.3% 8.3% 3.6% 2.4%
Grade 10 59.5% 18.9% 12.2% 8.1% 1.4%
Grade 11 60.6% 24.2% 9.1% 3.0% 3.0%
Grade 12 50.0% 26.5% 11.8% 5.9% 5.9%

Cocaine?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 89.8% 5.5% 0.7% 0.2% 3.9%


Grade 7 86.2% 5.2% * % * % 8.6%
Grade 8 86.7% 6.7% * % 1.1% 5.6%
Grade 9 88.0% 8.4% * % * % 3.6%
Grade 10 95.9% 1.4% * % * % 2.7%
Grade 11 90.8% 4.6% 1.5% * % 3.1%
Grade 12 90.9% 6.1% 3.0% * % * %

Crack?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 90.7% 4.8% 0.5% 0.2% 3.9%


Grade 7 86.2% 6.9% * % 1.7% 5.2%
Grade 8 90.0% 3.3% 1.1% * % 5.6%
Grade 9 88.6% 7.6% * % * % 3.8%
Grade 10 96.1% 1.3% * % * % 2.6%
Grade 11 93.8% 1.6% 1.6% * % 3.1%
Grade 12 87.9% 9.1% * % * % 3.0%
Ballinger
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Ecstasy?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 84.6% 3.8% 1.2% * % 10.4%


Grade 7 78.3% 1.7% * % * % 20.0%
Grade 8 86.7% 4.4% * % * % 8.9%
Grade 9 88.2% 5.9% 1.2% * % 4.7%
Grade 10 87.7% * % * % * % 12.3%
Grade 11 80.3% 4.5% 3.0% * % 12.1%
Grade 12 84.8% 6.1% 3.0% * % 6.1%

Steroids?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 80.2% 9.7% 3.8% 0.2% 6.2%


Grade 7 72.1% 8.2% 4.9% 1.6% 13.1%
Grade 8 82.4% 7.7% 3.3% * % 6.6%
Grade 9 88.2% 4.7% 2.4% * % 4.7%
Grade 10 82.2% 11.0% 4.1% * % 2.7%
Grade 11 71.2% 18.2% 7.6% * % 3.0%
Grade 12 82.4% 8.8% * % * % 8.8%

Heroin?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 91.2% 3.5% 0.3% * % 5.0%


Grade 7 88.5% 3.3% * % * % 8.2%
Grade 8 89.0% 4.4% * % * % 6.6%
Grade 9 89.4% 5.9% * % * % 4.7%
Grade 10 96.1% 1.3% * % * % 2.6%
Grade 11 92.6% 2.9% 1.5% * % 2.9%
Grade 12 91.2% 2.9% * % * % 5.9%
Ballinger
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 3.7% 5.8% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 7 6.3% 6.3% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 8 2.2% 5.4% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 9 2.2% 6.7% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 10 3.8% 7.7% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 11 2.9% 2.9% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 12 5.9% 5.9% 14.7% 85.3%
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Liquid or spray paint? All 0.4% 1.0% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 7 * % * % 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 8 1.1% 3.3% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 10 1.3% 2.6% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 11 * % * % 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 12 * % * % 6.1% 93.9%
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Whiteout, correction fluid? All 1.6% 2.0% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 7 1.7% 1.7% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 8 1.1% 2.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 9 2.4% 3.6% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 10 3.9% 3.9% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 11 * % * % 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 12 * % * % 3.1% 96.9%
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Gasoline? All 0.2% 0.2% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 7 * % 0.2% 0.2% 99.8%
Grade 8 * % 0.2% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 9 * % 0.2% 0.2% 99.8%
Grade 10 1.4% 1.6% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 11 * % 1.6% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 * % 1.6% 4.6% 95.4%
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Freon? All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Poppers, Locker Room, etc.? All 0.7% 0.7% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 * % 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.8% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 * % 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 1.3% 3.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 1.5% 4.6% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 12 * % 4.6% 4.6% 95.4%
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Glue? All 0.8% 1.2% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 1.1% 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 10 1.4% 1.4% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 3.0% 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
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Paint, lacquer thinner, etc.? All 0.2% 0.5% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.3% 2.6% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 11 * % * % 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Nitrous oxide, laughing gas? All 0.4% 0.6% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 * % * % 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 8 * % 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 12 3.0% 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
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Octane booster? All 0.4% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 7 * % 1.6% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 12 3.0% 3.0% 5.3% 94.7%
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Other sprays? All 0.9% 1.1% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 3.2% 4.8% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Other inhalants? All 1.0% 2.2% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 3.1% 3.1% 6.3% 93.8%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 * % 3.4% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 10 * % 2.6% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 11 * % * % 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 2.9% 2.9% 5.9% 94.1%

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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 94.1% 0.2% * % 0.4% 0.9% 1.7% 2.7%


Grade 7 96.3% * % * % * % * % 1.9% 1.9%
Grade 8 96.5% * % * % 1.2% * % 2.3% * %
Grade 9 94.0% * % * % * % 2.4% 2.4% 1.2%
Grade 10 90.7% 1.3% * % 1.3% * % 1.3% 5.3%
Grade 11 93.5% * % * % * % * % 1.6% 4.8%
Grade 12 94.1% * % * % * % 2.9% * % 2.9%

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

0 1 2-3 4+

All 89.2% 5.0% 3.6% 2.2%


Grade 7 90.6% 1.6% 6.3% 1.6%
Grade 8 93.5% 1.1% 3.2% 2.2%
Grade 9 88.8% 6.7% 4.5% * %
Grade 10 84.6% 10.3% 1.3% 3.8%
Grade 11 89.7% 1.5% 5.9% 2.9%
Grade 12 88.2% 8.8% * % 2.9%
Ballinger
Spring 2000

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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 99.5% 0.5% * % * %


Grade 7 98.4% 1.6% * % * %
Grade 8 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 9 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 10 98.7% 1.3% * % * %
Grade 11 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 12 100.0% * % * % * %

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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: 3.6 days per student


Inhalants Non-users: 3.9 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Inhalants Users: 2.2 days per student


Inhalants Non-users: 1.3 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 86.3% 10.4% 2.9% 0.4% * %


Grade 7 91.9% 6.5% 1.6% * % * %
Grade 8 93.4% 4.4% 1.1% 1.1% * %
Grade 9 83.0% 10.2% 5.7% 1.1% * %
Grade 10 88.2% 11.8% * % * % * %
Grade 11 82.1% 10.4% 7.5% * % * %
Grade 12 79.4% 20.6% * % * % * %

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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 82.9% 12.0% 1.4% * % 3.6%


Grade 7 87.9% 6.9% 1.7% * % 3.4%
Grade 8 88.0% 6.5% * % * % 5.4%
Grade 9 84.5% 10.7% 2.4% * % 2.4%
Grade 10 82.4% 13.5% 2.7% * % 1.4%
Grade 11 82.1% 14.9% 1.5% * % 1.5%
Grade 12 70.6% 20.6% * % * % 8.8%
Ballinger
Spring 2000

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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 48.7% 51.3%


Grade 7 53.6% 46.4%
Grade 8 76.1% 23.9%
Grade 9 26.8% 73.2%
Grade 10 44.1% 55.9%
Grade 11 48.4% 51.6%
Grade 12 53.3% 46.7%

An assembly program

No Yes

All 58.3% 41.7%


Grade 7 52.7% 47.3%
Grade 8 50.7% 49.3%
Grade 9 58.5% 41.5%
Grade 10 62.3% 37.7%
Grade 11 56.5% 43.5%
Grade 12 70.0% 30.0%

Guidance counselor

No Yes

All 74.1% 25.9%


Grade 7 76.8% 23.2%
Grade 8 94.2% 5.8%
Grade 9 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 10 71.0% 29.0%
Grade 11 68.3% 31.7%
Grade 12 72.4% 27.6%

Science class

No Yes

All 55.7% 44.3%


Grade 7 38.2% 61.8%
Grade 8 8.7% 91.3%
Grade 9 71.3% 28.8%
Grade 10 53.6% 46.4%
Grade 11 77.0% 23.0%
Grade 12 76.7% 23.3%

Social studies class

No Yes

All 91.0% 9.0%


Grade 7 90.7% 9.3%
Grade 8 95.7% 4.3%
Grade 9 92.5% 7.5%
Grade 10 89.9% 10.1%
Grade 11 90.3% 9.7%
Grade 12 86.2% 13.8%
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Student group session

No Yes

All 85.6% 14.4%


Grade 7 85.2% 14.8%
Grade 8 91.5% 8.5%
Grade 9 87.3% 12.7%
Grade 10 85.3% 14.7%
Grade 11 80.3% 19.7%
Grade 12 83.9% 16.1%

An invited school guest

No Yes

All 63.7% 36.3%


Grade 7 57.1% 42.9%
Grade 8 35.2% 64.8%
Grade 9 61.3% 38.8%
Grade 10 68.1% 31.9%
Grade 11 74.6% 25.4%
Grade 12 86.7% 13.3%

Some other school source

No Yes

All 67.7% 32.3%


Grade 7 61.1% 38.9%
Grade 8 85.5% 14.5%
Grade 9 62.5% 37.5%
Grade 10 69.6% 30.4%
Grade 11 59.4% 40.6%
Grade 12 72.4% 27.6%

Any school source

No Yes

All 26.4% 73.6%


Grade 7 26.6% 73.4%
Grade 8 26.9% 73.1%
Grade 9 19.1% 80.9%
Grade 10 25.6% 74.4%
Grade 11 23.5% 76.5%
Grade 12 41.2% 58.8%

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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 59.6% 40.4%


Grade 7 63.3% 36.7%
Grade 8 59.6% 40.4%
Grade 9 51.7% 48.3%
Grade 10 61.0% 39.0%
Grade 11 65.2% 34.8%
Grade 12 58.8% 41.2%
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Another adult in school (such as a nurse or teacher)

No Yes

All 58.4% 41.6%


Grade 7 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 8 56.8% 43.2%
Grade 9 56.3% 43.7%
Grade 10 64.0% 36.0%
Grade 11 56.9% 43.1%
Grade 12 50.0% 50.0%

A counselor or program outside of school

No Yes

All 50.9% 49.1%


Grade 7 51.7% 48.3%
Grade 8 54.5% 45.5%
Grade 9 41.9% 58.1%
Grade 10 52.7% 47.3%
Grade 11 56.1% 43.9%
Grade 12 50.0% 50.0%

Your parents

No Yes

All 31.2% 68.8%


Grade 7 23.3% 76.7%
Grade 8 25.3% 74.7%
Grade 9 34.5% 65.5%
Grade 10 29.7% 70.3%
Grade 11 35.4% 64.6%
Grade 12 38.2% 61.8%

A medical doctor

No Yes

All 58.7% 41.3%


Grade 7 53.3% 46.7%
Grade 8 54.5% 45.5%
Grade 9 54.0% 46.0%
Grade 10 64.5% 35.5%
Grade 11 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 12 58.8% 41.2%

Your friends

No Yes

All 20.5% 79.5%


Grade 7 36.7% 63.3%
Grade 8 22.7% 77.3%
Grade 9 21.8% 78.2%
Grade 10 9.2% 90.8%
Grade 11 19.7% 80.3%
Grade 12 14.7% 85.3%

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

No Yes

All 32.2% 67.8%


Grade 7 46.7% 53.3%
Grade 8 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 9 23.0% 77.0%
Grade 10 28.9% 71.1%
Grade 11 31.8% 68.2%
Grade 12 35.3% 64.7%
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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 93.9% 6.1%


Grade 7 91.1% 8.9%
Grade 8 94.3% 5.7%
Grade 9 96.1% 3.9%
Grade 10 92.8% 7.2%
Grade 11 92.3% 7.7%
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 2.2% 16.9% 20.4% 45.1% 15.3%


Grade 7 7.9% 15.9% 17.5% 34.9% 23.8%
Grade 8 1.1% 30.1% 19.4% 33.3% 16.1%
Grade 9 3.4% 19.1% 22.5% 42.7% 12.4%
Grade 10 * % 11.5% 15.4% 53.8% 19.2%
Grade 11 1.5% 8.8% 22.1% 64.7% 2.9%
Grade 12 * % 14.7% 26.5% 38.2% 20.6%

Sometimes carry weapons?

None A Few Some Most All

All 54.5% 24.8% 12.3% 6.6% 1.8%


Grade 7 87.3% 9.5% 3.2% * % * %
Grade 8 49.5% 31.2% 10.8% 7.5% 1.1%
Grade 9 52.3% 25.6% 15.1% 3.5% 3.5%
Grade 10 57.1% 24.7% 11.7% 5.2% 1.3%
Grade 11 41.8% 28.4% 16.4% 11.9% 1.5%
Grade 12 42.4% 27.3% 15.2% 12.1% 3.0%

Care about making good grades?

None A Few Some Most All

All 0.6% 9.2% 17.1% 49.0% 24.2%


Grade 7 1.6% 13.1% 11.5% 36.1% 37.7%
Grade 8 2.2% 9.8% 15.2% 44.6% 28.3%
Grade 9 * % 9.5% 16.7% 52.4% 21.4%
Grade 10 * % 7.9% 14.5% 52.6% 25.0%
Grade 11 * % 6.2% 18.7% 59.4% 15.6%
Grade 12 * % 9.1% 27.3% 45.5% 18.2%

Belong/want to belong to a gang?

None A Few Some Most All

All 91.5% 6.3% 1.1% 0.8% 0.2%


Grade 7 96.8% 1.6% * % 1.6% * %
Grade 8 90.1% 6.6% 2.2% * % 1.1%
Grade 9 87.6% 10.1% 1.1% 1.1% * %
Grade 10 96.2% 2.6% 1.3% * % * %
Grade 11 91.2% 7.4% 1.5% * % * %
Grade 12 88.2% 8.8% * % 2.9% * %
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Wish they could drop out of school?

None A Few Some Most All

All 62.7% 27.2% 6.5% 2.1% 1.5%


Grade 7 66.1% 25.8% 4.8% * % 3.2%
Grade 8 57.6% 26.1% 7.6% 6.5% 2.2%
Grade 9 64.0% 23.6% 7.9% 4.5% * %
Grade 10 70.5% 24.4% 1.3% * % 3.8%
Grade 11 63.2% 27.9% 8.8% * % * %
Grade 12 52.9% 38.2% 8.8% * % * %
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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 18.4% 26.0% 47.4% 52.6%
Grade 7 1.6% 4.7% 17.2% 82.8%
Grade 8 6.5% 15.1% 30.1% 69.9%
Grade 9 18.0% 27.0% 60.7% 39.3%
Grade 10 21.8% 28.2% 51.3% 48.7%
Grade 11 30.9% 39.7% 61.8% 38.2%
Grade 12 32.4% 41.2% 58.8% 41.2%
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Alcohol All 41.6% 52.9% 70.2% 29.8%
Grade 7 17.2% 21.9% 40.6% 59.4%
Grade 8 26.9% 39.8% 59.1% 40.9%
Grade 9 38.2% 56.2% 77.5% 22.5%
Grade 10 53.8% 65.4% 84.6% 15.4%
Grade 11 57.4% 66.2% 77.9% 22.1%
Grade 12 55.9% 64.7% 76.5% 23.5%
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Inhalants All 3.7% 5.8% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 7 6.3% 6.3% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 8 2.2% 5.4% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 9 2.2% 6.7% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 10 3.8% 7.7% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 11 2.9% 2.9% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 12 5.9% 5.9% 14.7% 85.3%
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Any Illicit Drug All 11.4% 15.5% 26.7% 73.3%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 8 3.2% 3.2% 9.7% 90.3%
Grade 9 10.1% 15.7% 28.1% 71.9%
Grade 10 14.1% 19.2% 37.2% 62.8%
Grade 11 22.1% 29.4% 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 12 17.6% 23.5% 38.2% 61.8%
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Marijuana All 10.4% 14.7% 25.6% 74.4%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 8 3.2% 3.2% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 9 9.1% 14.8% 27.3% 72.7%
Grade 10 14.1% 19.2% 35.9% 64.1%
Grade 11 19.1% 27.9% 39.7% 60.3%
Grade 12 14.7% 20.6% 35.3% 64.7%
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Marijuana Only All 6.4% 9.5% 18.2% 81.8%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 8 2.2% 2.2% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 9 2.2% 5.6% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 10 11.5% 15.4% 28.2% 71.8%
Grade 11 14.7% 20.6% 29.4% 70.6%
Grade 12 5.9% 11.8% 26.5% 73.5%
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Cocaine or Crack All 0.6% 1.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % 1.1% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 3.0% 6.1% 9.1% 90.9%
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Cocaine All 0.4% 1.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.1% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 3.0% 6.1% 9.1% 90.9%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.2% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % 1.1% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
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Hallucinogens All 0.3% 1.5% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 10 * % 2.6% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 12 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
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Uppers All 2.7% 3.4% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.3% 5.7% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 4.5% 4.5% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 12 9.1% 9.1% 9.1% 90.9%
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Downers All 2.5% 2.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 4.6% 6.9% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 3.0% 3.0% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 6.1% 6.1% 6.1% 93.9%
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Rohypnol All 0.2% 1.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % 3.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 12 * % 3.0% 3.0% 97.0%
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Steroids All 0.5% 0.9% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 9 * % 2.2% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Ecstasy All 0.3% 0.3% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Heroin All 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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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 19.2% 28.9% 51.2% 48.8%
Grade 7 * % 7.4% 18.5% 81.5%
Grade 8 5.7% 17.0% 35.8% 64.2%
Grade 9 17.0% 25.5% 66.0% 34.0%
Grade 10 22.5% 30.0% 55.0% 45.0%
Grade 11 34.2% 42.1% 60.5% 39.5%
Grade 12 33.3% 50.0% 61.1% 38.9%
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Alcohol All 45.2% 57.6% 75.6% 24.4%
Grade 7 29.6% 37.0% 59.3% 40.7%
Grade 8 32.1% 47.2% 66.0% 34.0%
Grade 9 38.3% 57.4% 83.0% 17.0%
Grade 10 60.0% 70.0% 90.0% 10.0%
Grade 11 55.3% 63.2% 68.4% 31.6%
Grade 12 55.6% 66.7% 83.3% 16.7%
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Inhalants All 4.3% 5.9% 12.4% 87.6%
Grade 7 11.1% 11.1% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 * % 3.8% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 9 2.1% 4.3% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 10 5.0% 7.5% 17.5% 82.5%
Grade 11 5.3% 5.3% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 12 5.6% 5.6% 22.2% 77.8%
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Any Illicit Drug All 13.7% 19.3% 31.4% 68.6%
Grade 7 3.7% 3.7% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 5.7% 5.7% 15.1% 84.9%
Grade 9 10.6% 14.9% 27.7% 72.3%
Grade 10 17.5% 25.0% 37.5% 62.5%
Grade 11 26.3% 36.8% 50.0% 50.0%
Grade 12 16.7% 27.8% 44.4% 55.6%
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Marijuana All 13.3% 18.8% 30.5% 69.5%
Grade 7 3.7% 3.7% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 5.7% 5.7% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 9 10.6% 14.9% 27.7% 72.3%
Grade 10 17.5% 25.0% 37.5% 62.5%
Grade 11 23.7% 34.2% 47.4% 52.6%
Grade 12 16.7% 27.8% 44.4% 55.6%
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Marijuana Only All 8.3% 13.9% 24.2% 75.8%
Grade 7 3.7% 3.7% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 11.3% 88.7%
Grade 9 4.3% 8.5% 19.1% 80.9%
Grade 10 12.5% 20.0% 32.5% 67.5%
Grade 11 18.4% 28.9% 36.8% 63.2%
Grade 12 5.6% 16.7% 33.3% 66.7%
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Cocaine or Crack All 1.1% 1.1% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 12 5.9% 5.9% 11.8% 88.2%
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Cocaine All 0.8% 0.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 12 5.9% 5.9% 11.8% 88.2%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Hallucinogens All 0.5% 1.7% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 2.8% 2.8% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 12 * % 5.9% 5.9% 94.1%
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Uppers All 2.2% 2.2% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 2.5% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 11 5.4% 5.4% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 12 5.9% 5.9% 5.9% 94.1%
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Downers All 2.2% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.2% 4.4% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 10 2.6% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 2.7% 2.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 12 5.9% 5.9% 5.9% 94.1%
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Rohypnol All * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.9% 1.3% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 * % * % 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 8 1.9% 1.9% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 9 * % 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 2.9% 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 0.5% 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 2.7% 2.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Heroin All 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 2.5% 2.5% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 11 2.8% 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Table B3: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Female students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 17.6% 22.9% 43.4% 56.6%
Grade 7 2.7% 2.7% 16.2% 83.8%
Grade 8 7.5% 12.5% 22.5% 77.5%
Grade 9 19.5% 29.3% 56.1% 43.9%
Grade 10 21.1% 26.3% 47.4% 52.6%
Grade 11 26.7% 36.7% 63.3% 36.7%
Grade 12 31.3% 31.3% 56.3% 43.8%
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Alcohol All 37.7% 47.9% 64.1% 35.9%
Grade 7 8.1% 10.8% 27.0% 73.0%
Grade 8 20.0% 30.0% 50.0% 50.0%
Grade 9 39.0% 56.1% 70.7% 29.3%
Grade 10 47.4% 60.5% 78.9% 21.1%
Grade 11 60.0% 70.0% 90.0% 10.0%
Grade 12 56.3% 62.5% 68.8% 31.3%
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Inhalants All 3.0% 5.8% 14.2% 85.8%
Grade 7 2.7% 2.7% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 8 5.0% 7.5% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 9 2.4% 9.8% 19.5% 80.5%
Grade 10 2.6% 7.9% 18.4% 81.6%
Grade 11 * % * % 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 12 6.3% 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
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Any Illicit Drug All 8.9% 11.4% 21.7% 78.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 9 9.8% 17.1% 29.3% 70.7%
Grade 10 10.5% 13.2% 36.8% 63.2%
Grade 11 16.7% 20.0% 30.0% 70.0%
Grade 12 18.8% 18.8% 31.3% 68.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 7.2% 10.2% 20.2% 79.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 9 7.5% 15.0% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 10 10.5% 13.2% 34.2% 65.8%
Grade 11 13.3% 20.0% 30.0% 70.0%
Grade 12 12.5% 12.5% 25.0% 75.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 4.3% 4.8% 11.7% 88.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 9 * % 2.4% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 10 10.5% 10.5% 23.7% 76.3%
Grade 11 10.0% 10.0% 20.0% 80.0%
Grade 12 6.3% 6.3% 18.8% 81.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All * % 1.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 2.4% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
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Cocaine All * % 1.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 2.5% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All * % 1.3% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 2.4% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All * % 1.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 10 * % 2.6% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 3.2% 4.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 4.9% 12.2% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 10 * % * % 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 11 3.4% 3.4% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 12 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% 87.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.8% 3.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 7.3% 9.8% 9.8% 90.2%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 3.3% 3.3% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 12 6.3% 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.5% 2.9% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.4% 4.9% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 * % 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 12 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All * % 0.5% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 * % 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % * % 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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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 17.0% 23.6% 43.1% 56.9%
Grade 7 * % 4.7% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 8 6.7% 13.3% 28.3% 71.7%
Grade 9 13.8% 25.9% 50.0% 50.0%
Grade 10 18.6% 20.9% 44.2% 55.8%
Grade 11 30.0% 40.0% 60.0% 40.0%
Grade 12 35.0% 35.0% 60.0% 40.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 39.9% 51.4% 66.1% 33.9%
Grade 7 9.3% 14.0% 27.9% 72.1%
Grade 8 30.0% 46.7% 63.3% 36.7%
Grade 9 34.5% 58.6% 74.1% 25.9%
Grade 10 53.5% 58.1% 81.4% 18.6%
Grade 11 52.0% 60.0% 72.0% 28.0%
Grade 12 65.0% 70.0% 75.0% 25.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 2.8% 5.8% 10.8% 89.2%
Grade 7 7.0% 7.0% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 8 * % 5.0% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 9 3.4% 8.6% 17.2% 82.8%
Grade 10 4.7% 11.6% 18.6% 81.4%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 12 * % * % 5.0% 95.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 11.1% 14.6% 21.7% 78.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.7% 1.7% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 9 8.6% 15.5% 19.0% 81.0%
Grade 10 14.0% 18.6% 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 11 20.0% 24.0% 32.0% 68.0%
Grade 12 25.0% 30.0% 45.0% 55.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 9.8% 13.7% 20.2% 79.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.7% 1.7% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 9 8.8% 15.8% 19.3% 80.7%
Grade 10 14.0% 18.6% 30.2% 69.8%
Grade 11 16.0% 22.0% 30.0% 70.0%
Grade 12 20.0% 25.0% 40.0% 60.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 6.3% 8.8% 14.4% 85.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.7% 1.7% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 9 * % 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 14.0% 18.6% 30.2% 69.8%
Grade 11 14.0% 16.0% 20.0% 80.0%
Grade 12 10.0% 15.0% 30.0% 70.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.6% 1.0% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.8% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 5.3% 5.3% 10.5% 89.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.6% 1.0% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.8% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 5.3% 5.3% 10.5% 89.5%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All * % 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.4% 1.0% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 * % 5.3% 5.3% 94.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.4% 3.1% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 3.5% 7.0% 8.8% 91.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 12 10.5% 10.5% 10.5% 89.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.1% 2.8% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 5.3% 8.8% 8.8% 91.2%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 12 5.3% 5.3% 5.3% 94.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.4% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.8% 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % 4.2% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.4% 1.1% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 * % * % 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 * % * % 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 9 * % 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 11 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 0.4% 0.4% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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Table B5: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Black students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 7.1% 13.2% 48.3% 51.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 32.5% 46.8% 75.8% 24.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 6.1% 6.1% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 6.1% 6.1% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 6.1% 6.1% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 6.1% 6.1% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All * % * % 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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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
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 22.2% 31.2% 55.5% 44.5%
Grade 7 5.6% 5.6% 27.8% 72.2%
Grade 8 7.7% 19.2% 34.6% 65.4%
Grade 9 29.6% 29.6% 77.8% 22.2%
Grade 10 26.9% 38.5% 57.7% 42.3%
Grade 11 28.6% 35.7% 64.3% 35.7%
Grade 12 30.8% 53.8% 61.5% 38.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 45.0% 55.9% 78.9% 21.1%
Grade 7 33.3% 38.9% 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 8 15.4% 23.1% 53.8% 46.2%
Grade 9 48.1% 55.6% 81.5% 18.5%
Grade 10 57.7% 76.9% 92.3% 7.7%
Grade 11 71.4% 78.6% 92.9% 7.1%
Grade 12 46.2% 61.5% 84.6% 15.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.8% 5.6% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 7 5.6% 5.6% 22.2% 77.8%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 9 * % 3.7% 14.8% 85.2%
Grade 10 3.8% 3.8% 19.2% 80.8%
Grade 11 * % * % 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 12 15.4% 15.4% 30.8% 69.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 11.5% 17.7% 35.5% 64.5%
Grade 7 5.6% 5.6% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 15.4% 84.6%
Grade 9 11.1% 14.8% 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 10 15.4% 23.1% 38.5% 61.5%
Grade 11 28.6% 50.0% 71.4% 28.6%
Grade 12 7.7% 15.4% 30.8% 69.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 11.6% 17.8% 35.8% 64.2%
Grade 7 5.9% 5.9% 17.6% 82.4%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 15.4% 84.6%
Grade 9 11.1% 14.8% 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 10 15.4% 23.1% 38.5% 61.5%
Grade 11 28.6% 50.0% 71.4% 28.6%
Grade 12 7.7% 15.4% 30.8% 69.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 7.1% 12.6% 25.1% 74.9%
Grade 7 5.6% 5.6% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 11.5% 88.5%
Grade 9 7.4% 11.1% 25.9% 74.1%
Grade 10 11.5% 15.4% 19.2% 80.8%
Grade 11 21.4% 42.9% 64.3% 35.7%
Grade 12 * % 7.7% 23.1% 76.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.6% 2.0% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 9 * % * % 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All * % 1.3% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.6% 2.0% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 9 * % * % 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All * % 2.1% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 * % 3.8% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 8.3% 8.3% 91.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.2% 2.2% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 7.7% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 7.7% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 7.7% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All * % 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 4.0% 4.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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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
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 16.1% 22.6% 44.2% 55.8%
Grade 7 1.9% 3.8% 15.1% 84.9%
Grade 8 5.4% 12.2% 27.0% 73.0%
Grade 9 14.1% 22.5% 56.3% 43.7%
Grade 10 15.4% 20.0% 43.1% 56.9%
Grade 11 25.0% 32.1% 55.4% 44.6%
Grade 12 35.5% 45.2% 64.5% 35.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 40.1% 50.5% 67.9% 32.1%
Grade 7 13.2% 17.0% 34.0% 66.0%
Grade 8 24.3% 36.5% 54.1% 45.9%
Grade 9 38.0% 56.3% 76.1% 23.9%
Grade 10 50.8% 61.5% 83.1% 16.9%
Grade 11 57.1% 62.5% 76.8% 23.2%
Grade 12 54.8% 64.5% 77.4% 22.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 3.1% 5.2% 11.7% 88.3%
Grade 7 3.8% 3.8% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 8 1.4% 4.1% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 2.8% 7.0% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 10 3.1% 7.7% 15.4% 84.6%
Grade 11 1.8% 1.8% 8.9% 91.1%
Grade 12 6.5% 6.5% 16.1% 83.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 9.1% 12.9% 22.4% 77.6%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 8.5% 12.7% 23.9% 76.1%
Grade 10 10.8% 15.4% 30.8% 69.2%
Grade 11 16.1% 23.2% 30.4% 69.6%
Grade 12 19.4% 25.8% 41.9% 58.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 7.8% 11.9% 21.4% 78.6%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 7.0% 11.3% 22.5% 77.5%
Grade 10 10.8% 15.4% 29.2% 70.8%
Grade 11 12.5% 21.4% 30.4% 69.6%
Grade 12 16.1% 22.6% 38.7% 61.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 4.7% 7.6% 15.4% 84.6%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.8% 11.3% 88.7%
Grade 10 9.2% 13.8% 24.6% 75.4%
Grade 11 10.7% 16.1% 21.4% 78.6%
Grade 12 6.5% 12.9% 29.0% 71.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.5% 1.2% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 12 3.3% 6.7% 10.0% 90.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.5% 1.2% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 12 3.3% 6.7% 10.0% 90.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All * % 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.3% 1.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 10 * % 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 * % 6.9% 6.9% 93.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.6% 3.5% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.9% 7.1% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 11 1.9% 1.9% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 12 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 90.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.7% 3.0% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 5.7% 7.1% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 10 1.6% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.8% 1.8% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 12 6.7% 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.3% 1.7% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 * % 3.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 12 * % 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.3% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 0.3% 0.3% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
Spring 2000

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
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 29.8% 42.7% 62.3% 37.7%
Grade 7 * % 9.1% 27.3% 72.7%
Grade 8 10.5% 26.3% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 9 35.3% 47.1% 76.5% 23.5%
Grade 10 53.8% 69.2% 92.3% 7.7%
Grade 11 58.3% 75.0% 91.7% 8.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 49.1% 63.5% 81.0% 19.0%
Grade 7 36.4% 45.5% 72.7% 27.3%
Grade 8 36.8% 52.6% 78.9% 21.1%
Grade 9 41.2% 52.9% 82.4% 17.6%
Grade 10 69.2% 84.6% 92.3% 7.7%
Grade 11 58.3% 83.3% 83.3% 16.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 6.5% 9.0% 21.0% 79.0%
Grade 7 18.2% 18.2% 27.3% 72.7%
Grade 8 5.3% 10.5% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 9 * % 5.9% 17.6% 82.4%
Grade 10 7.7% 7.7% 30.8% 69.2%
Grade 11 8.3% 8.3% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 22.8% 28.3% 46.8% 53.2%
Grade 7 9.1% 9.1% 18.2% 81.8%
Grade 8 15.8% 15.8% 31.6% 68.4%
Grade 9 17.6% 29.4% 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 10 30.8% 38.5% 69.2% 30.8%
Grade 11 50.0% 58.3% 91.7% 8.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 23.4% 29.1% 45.4% 54.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 15.8% 15.8% 26.3% 73.7%
Grade 9 18.8% 31.3% 43.8% 56.3%
Grade 10 30.8% 38.5% 69.2% 30.8%
Grade 11 50.0% 58.3% 83.3% 16.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 14.7% 18.9% 32.1% 67.9%
Grade 7 9.1% 9.1% 18.2% 81.8%
Grade 8 10.5% 10.5% 21.1% 78.9%
Grade 9 5.9% 17.6% 23.5% 76.5%
Grade 10 23.1% 23.1% 46.2% 53.8%
Grade 11 33.3% 41.7% 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.1% 1.1% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 5.3% 5.3% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 9 * % * % 6.3% 93.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 11 * % * % 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All * % * % 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 10 * % * % 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 11 * % * % 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 5.3% 5.3% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All * % 1.3% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 9 * % * % 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 10 * % 8.3% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 11 * % * % 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 3.0% 3.0% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 16.7% 16.7% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 1.5% 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 8.3% 8.3% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 1.1% 2.5% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 5.6% 5.6% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 9 * % 5.9% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 14.8% 21.2% 41.8% 58.2%
Grade 7 2.1% 6.3% 14.6% 85.4%
Grade 8 3.8% 9.6% 19.2% 80.8%
Grade 9 12.9% 21.0% 56.5% 43.5%
Grade 10 20.4% 26.5% 46.9% 53.1%
Grade 11 22.5% 32.5% 52.5% 47.5%
Grade 12 28.0% 32.0% 56.0% 44.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 38.8% 49.0% 66.2% 33.8%
Grade 7 18.8% 25.0% 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 8 21.2% 32.7% 51.9% 48.1%
Grade 9 32.3% 48.4% 72.6% 27.4%
Grade 10 57.1% 69.4% 83.7% 16.3%
Grade 11 57.5% 62.5% 72.5% 27.5%
Grade 12 48.0% 56.0% 72.0% 28.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 3.0% 4.4% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 7 8.3% 8.3% 14.6% 85.4%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.6% 4.8% 11.3% 88.7%
Grade 10 4.1% 8.2% 12.2% 87.8%
Grade 11 * % * % 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 12 4.0% 4.0% 16.0% 84.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 9.6% 12.4% 22.0% 78.0%
Grade 7 2.1% 2.1% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 9 4.8% 8.1% 22.6% 77.4%
Grade 10 14.3% 18.4% 30.6% 69.4%
Grade 11 15.0% 20.0% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 12 20.0% 24.0% 40.0% 60.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 8.7% 11.9% 21.7% 78.3%
Grade 7 2.2% 2.2% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 8 3.8% 3.8% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 9 4.9% 8.2% 23.0% 77.0%
Grade 10 14.3% 18.4% 30.6% 69.4%
Grade 11 12.5% 20.0% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 12 16.0% 20.0% 36.0% 64.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 5.5% 8.3% 16.5% 83.5%
Grade 7 2.1% 2.1% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 8 1.9% 1.9% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 9 1.6% 4.8% 14.5% 85.5%
Grade 10 12.2% 16.3% 26.5% 73.5%
Grade 11 12.5% 17.5% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 12 4.0% 8.0% 24.0% 76.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.9% 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 * % 1.6% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 4.0% 8.0% 12.0% 88.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.6% 1.6% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.6% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 4.0% 8.0% 12.0% 88.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.3% 1.3% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 * % 1.6% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 4.0% 4.0% 96.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All * % 1.2% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 8.3% 8.3% 91.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.6% 2.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.6% 1.6% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 2.6% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% 87.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 2.6% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 8.3% 8.3% 8.3% 91.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All * % 0.6% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 4.2% 4.2% 95.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All * % * % 0.3% 99.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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 25.8% 35.7% 59.2% 40.8%
Grade 7 * % * % 26.7% 73.3%
Grade 8 10.3% 23.1% 46.2% 53.8%
Grade 9 29.6% 40.7% 70.4% 29.6%
Grade 10 24.1% 31.0% 58.6% 41.4%
Grade 11 42.9% 50.0% 75.0% 25.0%
Grade 12 44.4% 66.7% 66.7% 33.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 47.7% 60.6% 77.4% 22.6%
Grade 7 13.3% 13.3% 33.3% 66.7%
Grade 8 35.9% 48.7% 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 9 51.9% 74.1% 88.9% 11.1%
Grade 10 48.3% 58.6% 86.2% 13.8%
Grade 11 57.1% 71.4% 85.7% 14.3%
Grade 12 77.8% 88.9% 88.9% 11.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.5% 8.2% 18.3% 81.7%
Grade 7 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 2.6% 10.3% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 9 3.7% 11.1% 25.9% 74.1%
Grade 10 3.4% 6.9% 27.6% 72.4%
Grade 11 7.1% 7.1% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 12 11.1% 11.1% 11.1% 88.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 15.1% 21.8% 36.2% 63.8%
Grade 7 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 2.6% 2.6% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 9 22.2% 33.3% 40.7% 59.3%
Grade 10 13.8% 20.7% 48.3% 51.7%
Grade 11 32.1% 42.9% 60.7% 39.3%
Grade 12 11.1% 22.2% 33.3% 66.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 13.7% 20.4% 33.5% 66.5%
Grade 7 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 2.6% 2.6% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 9 18.5% 29.6% 37.0% 63.0%
Grade 10 13.8% 20.7% 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 11 28.6% 39.3% 57.1% 42.9%
Grade 12 11.1% 22.2% 33.3% 66.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 8.1% 12.0% 21.7% 78.3%
Grade 7 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 2.6% 2.6% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 9 3.7% 7.4% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 10 10.3% 13.8% 31.0% 69.0%
Grade 11 17.9% 25.0% 35.7% 64.3%
Grade 12 11.1% 22.2% 33.3% 66.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All * % * % 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 * % * % 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All * % * % 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 * % * % 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.8% 2.1% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 * % * % 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 10 * % 7.1% 10.7% 89.3%
Grade 11 3.7% 3.7% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.9% 4.9% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 3.7% 14.8% 18.5% 81.5%
Grade 10 3.4% 3.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 7.4% 7.4% 18.5% 81.5%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 3.4% 4.8% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 11.1% 18.5% 18.5% 81.5%
Grade 10 3.4% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 3.6% 3.6% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.7% 2.9% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 3.8% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 * % 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 1.3% 2.7% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 7 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 2.6% 2.6% 10.5% 89.5%
Grade 9 * % 7.4% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 3.8% 3.8% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 0.8% 0.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 3.6% 3.6% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 3.4% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 11 3.7% 3.7% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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 17.1% 23.9% 45.6% 54.4%
Grade 7 * % 1.9% 11.5% 88.5%
Grade 8 5.2% 11.7% 29.9% 70.1%
Grade 9 16.7% 24.4% 57.7% 42.3%
Grade 10 20.6% 27.9% 51.5% 48.5%
Grade 11 26.2% 36.1% 59.0% 41.0%
Grade 12 32.3% 38.7% 54.8% 45.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 41.5% 52.2% 69.5% 30.5%
Grade 7 15.4% 15.4% 34.6% 65.4%
Grade 8 23.4% 39.0% 58.4% 41.6%
Grade 9 35.9% 52.6% 75.6% 24.4%
Grade 10 55.9% 69.1% 88.2% 11.8%
Grade 11 57.4% 65.6% 77.0% 23.0%
Grade 12 58.1% 64.5% 74.2% 25.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 2.8% 5.1% 12.6% 87.4%
Grade 7 3.8% 3.8% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 8 1.3% 3.9% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 9 1.3% 6.4% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 10 4.4% 8.8% 19.1% 80.9%
Grade 11 3.3% 3.3% 13.1% 86.9%
Grade 12 3.2% 3.2% 12.9% 87.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 10.9% 14.8% 25.7% 74.3%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 9 9.0% 15.4% 25.6% 74.4%
Grade 10 13.2% 19.1% 39.7% 60.3%
Grade 11 21.3% 27.9% 37.7% 62.3%
Grade 12 19.4% 22.6% 35.5% 64.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 9.6% 13.9% 24.6% 75.4%
Grade 7 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 9 7.8% 14.3% 24.7% 75.3%
Grade 10 13.2% 19.1% 38.2% 61.8%
Grade 11 18.0% 26.2% 37.7% 62.3%
Grade 12 16.1% 19.4% 32.3% 67.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 5.3% 8.2% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 9 1.3% 5.1% 11.5% 88.5%
Grade 10 10.3% 14.7% 29.4% 70.6%
Grade 11 13.1% 18.0% 26.2% 73.8%
Grade 12 6.5% 9.7% 22.6% 77.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.7% 1.4% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 * % 1.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 12 3.2% 6.5% 9.7% 90.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.5% 1.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.3% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 12 3.2% 6.5% 9.7% 90.3%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.2% 0.9% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 * % 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 3.2% 3.2% 96.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.3% 1.8% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % * % 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 10 * % 3.0% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 11 1.7% 1.7% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 12 * % 6.9% 6.9% 93.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 3.1% 3.9% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.6% 6.4% 9.0% 91.0%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 11 5.1% 5.1% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 12 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 90.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.8% 3.4% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 5.1% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 3.3% 3.3% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 12 6.7% 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.3% 1.6% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.3% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 11 * % 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 12 * % 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.5% 1.1% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 9 * % 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 0.3% 0.3% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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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 31.8% 43.4% 64.5% 35.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 45.5% 60.2% 78.0% 22.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 9.7% 11.5% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 15.5% 21.6% 36.3% 63.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 15.5% 21.6% 36.3% 63.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 13.3% 19.4% 32.0% 68.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All * % * % 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All * % * % 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Ballinger
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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
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 13.1% 23.3% 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 7 * % 5.3% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 8 15.8% 31.6% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 9 6.3% 18.8% 68.8% 31.3%
Grade 10 15.4% 30.8% 46.2% 53.8%
Grade 11 35.7% 42.9% 71.4% 28.6%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 30.7% 46.1% 61.5% 38.5%
Grade 7 21.1% 26.3% 36.8% 63.2%
Grade 8 21.1% 31.6% 63.2% 36.8%
Grade 9 18.8% 62.5% 75.0% 25.0%
Grade 10 38.5% 46.2% 69.2% 30.8%
Grade 11 57.1% 71.4% 78.6% 21.4%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 2.5% 3.5% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 5.3% 5.3% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 8 * % 5.3% 10.5% 89.5%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 7.1% 7.1% 21.4% 78.6%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 12.0% 14.4% 26.1% 73.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 5.3% 5.3% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 9 6.3% 18.8% 37.5% 62.5%
Grade 10 7.7% 7.7% 30.8% 69.2%
Grade 11 35.7% 35.7% 50.0% 50.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 8.9% 11.3% 23.3% 76.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 5.3% 5.3% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 9 6.3% 18.8% 37.5% 62.5%
Grade 10 7.7% 7.7% 30.8% 69.2%
Grade 11 28.6% 28.6% 42.9% 57.1%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 4.8% 6.0% 12.7% 87.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 5.3% 5.3% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 9 * % 6.3% 18.8% 81.3%
Grade 10 7.7% 7.7% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 11 14.3% 14.3% 14.3% 85.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All * % * % 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All * % * % 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 1.4% 1.4% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 6.3% 93.8%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 7.7% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 3.6% 3.6% 9.0% 91.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 8.3% 8.3% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All * % 1.4% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 11 * % 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 1.4% 2.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 6.3% 6.3% 93.8%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 7.7% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 7.7% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 7.7% 7.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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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 19.7% 26.7% 48.1% 51.9%
Grade 7 2.2% 4.4% 17.8% 82.2%
Grade 8 4.1% 11.0% 27.4% 72.6%
Grade 9 20.5% 28.8% 58.9% 41.1%
Grade 10 23.1% 27.7% 52.3% 47.7%
Grade 11 29.6% 38.9% 59.3% 40.7%
Grade 12 35.5% 45.2% 64.5% 35.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 44.2% 54.6% 72.4% 27.6%
Grade 7 15.6% 20.0% 42.2% 57.8%
Grade 8 28.8% 42.5% 58.9% 41.1%
Grade 9 42.5% 54.8% 78.1% 21.9%
Grade 10 56.9% 69.2% 87.7% 12.3%
Grade 11 57.4% 64.8% 77.8% 22.2%
Grade 12 58.1% 67.7% 80.6% 19.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.0% 6.4% 14.7% 85.3%
Grade 7 6.7% 6.7% 15.6% 84.4%
Grade 8 2.7% 5.5% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 9 2.7% 8.2% 19.2% 80.8%
Grade 10 4.6% 9.2% 21.5% 78.5%
Grade 11 1.9% 1.9% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 12 6.5% 6.5% 16.1% 83.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 11.3% 15.8% 26.9% 73.1%
Grade 7 2.2% 2.2% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 2.7% 2.7% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 9 11.0% 15.1% 26.0% 74.0%
Grade 10 15.4% 21.5% 38.5% 61.5%
Grade 11 18.5% 27.8% 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 12 16.1% 22.6% 38.7% 61.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 10.7% 15.6% 26.2% 73.8%
Grade 7 2.2% 2.2% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 2.7% 2.7% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 9 9.7% 13.9% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 10 15.4% 21.5% 36.9% 63.1%
Grade 11 16.7% 27.8% 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 12 16.1% 22.6% 38.7% 61.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 6.8% 10.4% 19.5% 80.5%
Grade 7 2.2% 2.2% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.4% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 9 2.7% 5.5% 12.3% 87.7%
Grade 10 12.3% 16.9% 29.2% 70.8%
Grade 11 14.8% 22.2% 33.3% 66.7%
Grade 12 6.5% 12.9% 29.0% 71.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 0.7% 1.5% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 3.3% 6.7% 10.0% 90.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.5% 1.3% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 3.3% 6.7% 10.0% 90.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.2% 1.0% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All * % 1.6% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 * % * % 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 10 * % 3.1% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 * % 6.9% 6.9% 93.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.5% 3.3% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 2.8% 6.9% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 11 3.7% 3.7% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 12 6.7% 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 3.1% 3.6% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 5.6% 8.3% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 10 1.6% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 3.7% 3.7% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 12 6.7% 6.7% 6.7% 93.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.3% 1.4% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 * % 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 * % 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.2% 0.5% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.4% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 9 * % 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All * % * % 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 99.7%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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The FREQ Procedure

GENDER

q1 Frequency Percent
_______________________________
Female 202.2062 47.58
Male 222.817 52.42

Frequency Missing = 0.9768401743

GRADE

q2 Frequency Percent
____________________________________
Grade 7 60.85714 14.29
Grade 8 74.62245 17.52
Grade 9 86.93878 20.41
Grade 10 73.89796 17.35
Grade 11 73.17347 17.18
Grade 12 56.5102 13.27

LIVE WITH BOTH PARENTS

q3 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 144.4951 34.12
Yes 278.9492 65.88

Frequency Missing = 2.5556767062

AGE

q4 Frequency Percent
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12 24.72321 5.80
13 65.82243 15.45
14 77.23952 18.13
15 85.78 20.14
16 74.47218 17.48
17 64.23127 15.08
18 32.06933 7.53
19 or older 1.662065 0.39

ETHNICITY

q5 Frequency Percent
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African/American 13.26185 3.13
Asian/American 3.586315 0.85
Mexican/American 125.6576 29.70
Native/American 0.94741 0.22
Other 6.099901 1.44
White 273.4726 64.65

Frequency Missing = 2.9743830224

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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The FREQ Procedure

ON AVERAGE WHAT GRADES DO YOU GET

q6 Frequency Percent
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Mostly A's 156.2876 36.77
Mostly B's 196.2086 46.16
Mostly C's 65.13452 15.32
Mostly D's 5.730455 1.35
Mostly F's 1.662065 0.39

Frequency Missing = 0.9768401743

LENGTH OF TIME IN THIS DISTRICT

q7 Frequency Percent
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<1 year 32.63273 7.67
2-3 years 48.67677 11.45
>4 years 343.8881 80.88

Frequency Missing = 0.8023919245

DO YOU HAVE A JOB

q8 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 290.8475 69.35
Yes 128.5589 30.65

Frequency Missing = 6.5936113209

DO YOU GET AN ALLOWANCE

q9 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 267.9818 63.35
Yes 155.0144 36.65

Frequency Missing = 3.0038134636

EITHER PARENT COLLEGE GRADUATE

q10 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Don't Know 58.54398 13.77
No 183.765 43.23
Yes 182.7401 42.99

Frequency Missing = 0.9508928571

QUALIFY FOR FREE/REDUCED PRICE LUNCH

q11 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Don't Know 59.80203 14.13
No 227.9651 53.88
Yes 135.3283 31.99

Frequency Missing = 2.9045732057

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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PARTICIPATE IN ATHLETICS

q12a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 133.4064 32.53
Yes 276.7145 67.47

Frequency Missing = 15.87904769

PARTICIPATE IN BAND/ORCHESTRA

q12b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 247.0569 65.97
Yes 127.459 34.03

Frequency Missing = 51.484051147

PARTICIPATE IN CHOIR

q12c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 310.4262 85.67
Yes 51.92132 14.33

Frequency Missing = 63.652446658

PARTICIPATE IN DRAMA/SPEECH

q12d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 268.171 73.20
Yes 98.17089 26.80

Frequency Missing = 59.658078905

PARTICIPATE IN DRILL TEAM/CHEERLEADING

q12e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 327.132 91.30
Yes 31.18654 8.70

Frequency Missing = 67.681499974

PARTICIPATE IN STUDENT GOVERNMENT

q12f Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 317.3755 86.14
Yes 51.05923 13.86

Frequency Missing = 57.56527752

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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PARTICIPATE IN SCHOOL NEWSPAPER/YEARBOOK

q12g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 333.7853 92.34
Yes 27.70073 7.66

Frequency Missing = 64.514022778

PARTICIPATE IN ACADEMIC CLUBS/SOCIETIES

q12h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 283.571 74.58
Yes 96.64499 25.42

Frequency Missing = 45.784051706

PARTICIPATE IN SERVICE CLUBS

q12i Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 306.7572 82.40
Yes 65.53505 17.60

Frequency Missing = 53.707732955

PARTICIPATE IN VOE/DE/WORK-STUDY

q12j Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 346.1223 93.49
Yes 24.10338 6.51

Frequency Missing = 55.774366711

PARTICIPATE IN OTHER CLUBS

q12k Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 221.9068 58.39
Yes 158.1644 41.61

Frequency Missing = 45.92876301

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR HOME

q13a Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 354.2346 83.34
Somewhat Safe 65.52866 15.42
Not Very Safe 1.604784 0.38
Not Safe At All 2.704178 0.64
Don't Know 0.97684 0.23

Frequency Missing = 0.9508928571

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

q13b Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 203.3454 48.40
Somewhat Safe 190.2319 45.27
Not Very Safe 15.97375 3.80
Not Safe At All 5.57932 1.33
Don't Know 5.046081 1.20

Frequency Missing = 5.8235784698

DO YOU FEEL SAFE AT SCHOOL

q13c Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 198.5591 46.94
Somewhat Safe 186.4413 44.07
Not Very Safe 23.47107 5.55
Not Safe At All 7.457793 1.76
Don't Know 7.096367 1.68

Frequency Missing = 2.9743830224

FRIENDS FEELING CLOSE TO THEIR PARENTS

q14a Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 9.563457 2.25
A Few 71.87568 16.91
Some 86.90839 20.45
Most 191.6593 45.09
All 65.04227 15.30

Frequency Missing = 0.9508928571

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARRY WEAPONS

q14b Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 228.2521 54.55
A Few 103.8701 24.82
Some 51.29852 12.26
Most 27.59381 6.59
All 7.418467 1.77

Frequency Missing = 7.5669683712

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARE ABOUT GOOD GRADES

q14c Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 2.555677 0.62
A Few 37.61837 9.18
Some 69.85856 17.06
Most 200.5171 48.95
All 99.04983 24.18

Frequency Missing = 16.400477388

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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HOW MANY FRIENDS BELONG TO A GANG

q14d Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 386.6779 91.52
A Few 26.81822 6.35
Some 4.605114 1.09
Most 3.589798 0.85
All 0.802392 0.19

Frequency Missing = 3.5065695633

FRIENDS WISHING TO DROP OUT OF SCHOOL

q14e Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 265.4894 62.72
A Few 115.0385 27.18
Some 27.69739 6.54
Most 8.721712 2.06
All 6.348799 1.50

Frequency Missing = 2.7041776388

PARENTS ATTEND PTA/SCHOOL OPEN HOUSES

q15 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 153.9313 40.36
Yes 227.4366 59.64

Frequency Missing = 44.632059796

EVER INHALED SPRAY PAINT FOR KICKS

q16a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 394.3869 94.87
In Your Lifetime 17.01049 4.09
Since School Began 2.552194 0.61
In the Past Month 1.749802 0.42

Frequency Missing = 10.300576451

EVER INHALED WHITEOUT FOR KICKS

q16b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 381.0683 93.70
In Your Lifetime 17.28554 4.25
Since School Began 1.779232 0.44
In the Past Month 6.549194 1.61

Frequency Missing = 19.317710655

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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EVER INHALED GASOLINE FOR KICKS

q16c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 390.203 97.93
In Your Lifetime 7.313829 1.84
In the Past Month 0.94741 0.24

Frequency Missing = 27.535804837

EVER INHALED FREON FOR KICKS

q16d Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 400.3202 100.00

Frequency Missing = 25.679796674

EVER INHALED POPPERS, ETC. FOR KICKS

q16e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 405.1734 99.11
In Your Lifetime 0.802392 0.20
In the Past Month 2.825882 0.69

Frequency Missing = 17.198332135

EVER INHALED GLUE FOR KICKS

q16f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 393.2602 97.09
In Your Lifetime 6.753073 1.67
Since School Began 1.604784 0.40
In the Past Month 3.411866 0.84

Frequency Missing = 20.970044052

EVER INHALED PAINT THINNERS FOR KICKS

q16g Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 400.171 98.08
In Your Lifetime 5.928936 1.45
Since School Began 0.94741 0.23
In the Past Month 0.94741 0.23

Frequency Missing = 18.005261237

EVER INHALED NITROUS OXIDE FOR KICKS

q16h Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 403.0517 97.69
In Your Lifetime 7.083707 1.72
Since School Began 0.802392 0.19
In the Past Month 1.662065 0.40

Frequency Missing = 13.400147049

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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EVER INHALED OCTANE BOOSTER FOR KICKS

q16i Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 415.0436 99.37
Since School Began 0.950893 0.23
In the Past Month 1.662065 0.40

Frequency Missing = 8.3434129786

EVER INHALED OTHER SPRAYS FOR KICKS

q16j Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 406.0526 97.24
In Your Lifetime 6.905776 1.65
Since School Began 0.950893 0.23
In the Past Month 3.651587 0.87

Frequency Missing = 8.4391701125

EVER INHALED OTHER INHALANTS FOR KICKS

q16k Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 399.5796 94.65
In Your Lifetime 13.39666 3.17
Since School Began 4.82534 1.14
In the Past Month 4.366242 1.03

Frequency Missing = 3.8321527052

RECENT CIGARETTE USE

q17a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 233.5608 54.95
In Your Lifetime 86.44709 20.34
Since School Began 29.46006 6.93
In the Past Month 75.55517 17.78

Frequency Missing = 0.9768401743

RECENT SMOKELESS TOBACCO USE

q17b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 349.284 83.26
In Your Lifetime 41.66381 9.93
Since School Began 8.740386 2.08
In the Past Month 19.81675 4.72

Frequency Missing = 6.4950899715

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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RECENT BEER USE

q17c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 172.667 40.99
In Your Lifetime 72.98035 17.32
Since School Began 38.34839 9.10
In the Past Month 137.2945 32.59

Frequency Missing = 4.7097526216

RECENT WINE COOLER USE

q17d Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 177.0594 42.21
In Your Lifetime 82.37412 19.64
Since School Began 57.69429 13.75
In the Past Month 102.3688 24.40

Frequency Missing = 6.5034167789

RECENT WINE USE

q17e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 215.4587 51.46
In Your Lifetime 76.46627 18.26
Since School Began 39.81897 9.51
In the Past Month 86.90929 20.76

Frequency Missing = 7.3467425707

RECENT LIQUOR USE

q17f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 213.7889 50.77
In Your Lifetime 55.53746 13.19
Since School Began 40.88164 9.71
In the Past Month 110.8837 26.33

Frequency Missing = 4.9082331374

RECENT MARIJUANA USE

q18a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 314.879 74.42
In Your Lifetime 45.89428 10.85
Since School Began 18.45445 4.36
In the Past Month 43.89367 10.37

Frequency Missing = 2.8786258886

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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RECENT COCAINE USE

q18b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 404.5676 96.90
In Your Lifetime 8.639566 2.07
Since School Began 2.638905 0.63
In the Past Month 1.662065 0.40

Frequency Missing = 8.4919139112

RECENT CRACK USE

q18c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 411.0665 98.71
In Your Lifetime 1.92425 0.46
Since School Began 2.638905 0.63
In the Past Month 0.802392 0.19

Frequency Missing = 9.5679943434

RECENT HALLUCINOGEN USE

q18e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 399.5124 96.84
In Your Lifetime 6.733243 1.63
Since School Began 5.218949 1.27
In the Past Month 1.07608 0.26

Frequency Missing = 13.459303569

RECENT UPPER USE

q18f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 394.6518 94.70
In Your Lifetime 8.053581 1.93
Since School Began 2.930521 0.70
In the Past Month 11.11553 2.67

Frequency Missing = 9.248528285

RECENT DOWNER USE

q18g Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 404.4443 96.80
In Your Lifetime 1.07608 0.26
Since School Began 1.95368 0.47
In the Past Month 10.33106 2.47

Frequency Missing = 8.1949120459

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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RECENT ROHYPNOL USE

q18h Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 406.2075 98.15
In Your Lifetime 1.894819 0.46
Since School Began 4.791066 1.16
In the Past Month 0.97684 0.24

Frequency Missing = 12.129788133

RECENT STEROID USE

q18i Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 408.5216 98.05
In Your Lifetime 4.305478 1.03
Since School Began 1.95368 0.47
In the Past Month 1.878472 0.45

Frequency Missing = 9.3408022949

RECENT ECSTASY USE

q18j Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 416.6413 99.05
In Your Lifetime 2.90109 0.69
In the Past Month 1.07608 0.26

Frequency Missing = 5.381558796

RECENT HEROIN USE

q18k Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 417.2577 99.52
In the Past Month 2.02349 0.48

Frequency Missing = 6.718798896

TOBACCO USE IN PAST MONTH

q19a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 326.6572 78.05
1-2 times 40.379 9.65
3-10 times 13.83257 3.30
11+ times 37.66887 9.00

Frequency Missing = 7.4623299382

ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH

q19b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 220.1767 52.79
1-2 times 98.10423 23.52
3-10 times 69.46602 16.65
11+ times 29.3531 7.04

Frequency Missing = 8.8999669312

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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INHALANT USE IN PAST MONTH

q19c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 406.1224 97.97
1-2 times 5.575837 1.35
3-10 times 1.878472 0.45
11+ times 0.950893 0.23

Frequency Missing = 11.472414017

MARIJUANA USE IN PAST MONTH

q19d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 356.4006 85.72
1-2 times 29.84469 7.18
3-10 times 13.72169 3.30
11+ times 15.79933 3.80

Frequency Missing = 10.233695267

COCAINE USE IN PAST MONTH

q19e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 410.629 98.97
1-2 times 4.271539 1.03

Frequency Missing = 11.099485252

CRACK USE IN PAST MONTH

q19f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 418.5082 99.60
1-2 times 1.662065 0.40

Frequency Missing = 5.8296955534

CLOSE FRIENDS USE CIGARETTES

q20a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 137.1622 32.99
A few 134.4583 32.34
Some 70.68755 17.00
Most 64.81104 15.59
All 8.693028 2.09

Frequency Missing = 10.187917716

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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CLOSE FRIENDS USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q20b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 256.8465 62.58
A few 89.33722 21.77
Some 39.22019 9.56
Most 22.2133 5.41
All 2.825882 0.69

Frequency Missing = 15.556947672

CLOSE FRIENDS USE BEER

q20c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 103.8822 25.09
A few 85.86843 20.74
Some 77.16539 18.64
Most 104.9214 25.35
All 42.12022 10.18

Frequency Missing = 12.042357807

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE COOLERS

q20d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 134.4951 32.35
A few 95.88001 23.06
Some 89.9253 21.63
Most 71.60395 17.22
All 23.90774 5.75

Frequency Missing = 10.187917716

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE

q20e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 200.4489 48.64
A few 94.88361 23.03
Some 54.9879 13.34
Most 46.39748 11.26
All 15.36741 3.73

Frequency Missing = 13.91471308

CLOSE FRIENDS USE LIQUOR

q20f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 153.5046 37.38
A few 85.95105 20.93
Some 65.50348 15.95
Most 82.41342 20.07
All 23.24128 5.66

Frequency Missing = 15.386186471

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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CLOSE FRIENDS USE INHALANTS

q20g Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 361.2502 86.31
A few 43.49841 10.39
Some 12.01789 2.87
Most 1.779232 0.43

Frequency Missing = 7.454309636

CLOSE FRIENDS USE MARIJUANA

q20h Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 238.1893 56.65
A few 78.69574 18.72
Some 56.0618 13.33
Most 40.78799 9.70
All 6.685885 1.59

Frequency Missing = 5.5793204033

DIFFICULT TO GET CIGARETTES

q21a Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 14.31096 3.45
Impossible 56.51446 13.64
Very difficult 25.26624 6.10
Somewhat diff 31.33617 7.56
Somewhat easy 92.51266 22.33
Very easy 194.3885 46.92

Frequency Missing = 11.670997114

DIFFICULT TO GET SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q21b Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 42.55107 10.34
Impossible 74.75437 18.16
Very difficult 29.03954 7.06
Somewhat diff 43.12109 10.48
Somewhat easy 66.83184 16.24
Very easy 155.3125 37.73

Frequency Missing = 14.389647284

DIFFICULT TO GET BEER

q21c Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 10.65937 2.61
Impossible 48.20502 11.80
Very difficult 22.76595 5.57
Somewhat diff 34.09194 8.34
Somewhat easy 97.93518 23.97
Very easy 194.9462 47.71

Frequency Missing = 17.39638938

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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DIFFICULT TO GET WINE COOLERS

q21d Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 15.82104 3.86
Impossible 57.43054 14.02
Very difficult 21.90818 5.35
Somewhat diff 37.49811 9.16
Somewhat easy 100.5676 24.56
Very easy 176.2961 43.05

Frequency Missing = 16.478410088

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE

q21e Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 18.6772 4.58
Impossible 67.0692 16.46
Very difficult 39.12388 9.60
Somewhat diff 41.13577 10.09
Somewhat easy 91.91978 22.56
Very easy 149.5662 36.70

Frequency Missing = 18.508017337

DIFFICULT TO GET LIQUOR

q21f Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 18.01982 4.44
Impossible 68.67399 16.91
Very difficult 30.18734 7.43
Somewhat diff 37.14068 9.14
Somewhat easy 93.96034 23.13
Very easy 158.1787 38.94

Frequency Missing = 19.839112678

DIFFICULT TO GET INHALANTS

q21g Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 42.85715 10.42
Impossible 71.45885 17.38
Very difficult 19.20578 4.67
Somewhat diff 33.73547 8.20
Somewhat easy 61.27836 14.90
Very easy 182.7008 44.43

Frequency Missing = 14.763601463

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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DIFFICULT TO GET MARIJUANA

q21h Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 30.15288 7.38
Impossible 111.9568 27.40
Very difficult 46.93426 11.49
Somewhat diff 54.99078 13.46
Somewhat easy 81.31339 19.90
Very easy 83.30124 20.38

Frequency Missing = 17.350611829

DIFFICULT TO GET COCAINE

q21i Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 46.19749 11.36
Impossible 154.6667 38.02
Very difficult 69.1692 17.00
Somewhat diff 79.62116 19.57
Somewhat easy 32.43289 7.97
Very easy 24.74874 6.08

Frequency Missing = 19.163811547

DIFFICULT TO GET CRACK

q21j Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 50.49949 12.33
Impossible 155.0308 37.84
Very difficult 82.34113 20.10
Somewhat diff 67.95183 16.59
Somewhat easy 30.23495 7.38
Very easy 23.64322 5.77

Frequency Missing = 16.298575496

DIFFICULT TO GET HALLUCINOGENS

q21l Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 119.906 29.37
Impossible 117.1731 28.70
Very difficult 77.65176 19.02
Somewhat diff 44.20144 10.82
Somewhat easy 29.35166 7.19
Very easy 20.04438 4.91

Frequency Missing = 17.671657793

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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DIFFICULT TO GET UPPERS

q21m Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 133.4348 32.88
Impossible 97.6571 24.06
Very difficult 55.21254 13.60
Somewhat diff 53.24132 13.12
Somewhat easy 37.07716 9.14
Very easy 29.20958 7.20

Frequency Missing = 20.167448203

DIFFICULT TO GET DOWNERS

q21n Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 135.1354 33.37
Impossible 96.15504 23.74
Very difficult 60.13712 14.85
Somewhat diff 56.36697 13.92
Somewhat easy 34.29166 8.47
Very easy 22.91455 5.66

Frequency Missing = 20.999270569

DIFFICULT TO GET ROHYPNOL

q21o Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 182.0012 44.38
Impossible 94.23312 22.98
Very difficult 56.24611 13.72
Somewhat diff 40.37697 9.85
Somewhat easy 17.2497 4.21
Very easy 19.95125 4.87

Frequency Missing = 15.941686369

DIFFICULT TO GET STEROIDS

q21p Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 61.10803 14.94
Impossible 144.4253 35.32
Very difficult 76.55192 18.72
Somewhat diff 62.12107 15.19
Somewhat easy 39.00463 9.54
Very easy 25.74349 6.29

Frequency Missing = 17.045589662

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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DIFFICULT TO GET ECSTASY

q21q Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 139.5923 34.38
Impossible 110.6863 27.26
Very difficult 71.58846 17.63
Somewhat diff 38.91584 9.58
Somewhat easy 26.75327 6.59
Very easy 18.50559 4.56

Frequency Missing = 19.95818317

DIFFICULT TO GET HEROIN

q21r Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 75.97554 18.19
Impossible 166.0908 39.76
Very difficult 78.28803 18.74
Somewhat diff 51.79108 12.40
Somewhat easy 25.93746 6.21
Very easy 19.62745 4.70

Frequency Missing = 8.2896151257

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CIGARETTES

q22a Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 34.93737 16.73
10 years old 17.84177 8.54
11 years old 28.07738 13.44
12 years old 28.06612 13.44
13 years old 43.85237 21.00
14 years old 21.90059 10.49
15 years old 16.80334 8.05
16 years old 9.651942 4.62
17 years old 4.40021 2.11
18 or older 3.32413 1.59

Frequency Missing = 217.14477901

AGE WHEN FIRST USED SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q22b Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 11.71129 17.66
10 years old 6.970331 10.51
11 years old 15.44262 23.29
12 years old 3.802722 5.73
13 years old 9.19612 13.87
14 years old 8.103692 12.22
15 years old 6.199141 9.35
16 years old 3.814226 5.75
17 years old 1.07608 1.62

Frequency Missing = 359.68378399

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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AGE WHEN FIRST USED BEER

q22c Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 59.36371 22.73
10 years old 26.82389 10.27
11 years old 23.23675 8.90
12 years old 34.6503 13.27
13 years old 40.11457 15.36
14 years old 37.47463 14.35
15 years old 26.75449 10.25
16 years old 6.07047 2.32
17 years old 3.32413 1.27
18 or older 3.32413 1.27

Frequency Missing = 164.86292708

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE COOLERS

q22d Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 33.61325 13.63
10 years old 25.14041 10.19
11 years old 21.9626 8.90
12 years old 34.38095 13.94
13 years old 39.7836 16.13
14 years old 49.27031 19.98
15 years old 29.90142 12.12
16 years old 5.9418 2.41
17 years old 3.32413 1.35
18 or older 3.32413 1.35

Frequency Missing = 179.35740489

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE

q22e Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 27.49563 13.64
10 years old 15.66367 7.77
11 years old 22.20317 11.01
12 years old 27.94195 13.86
13 years old 30.97395 15.36
14 years old 33.93512 16.83
15 years old 26.87166 13.33
16 years old 9.914127 4.92
17 years old 3.32413 1.65
18 or older 3.32413 1.65

Frequency Missing = 224.35245547

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED LIQUOR

q22f Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 23.19899 11.74
10 years old 10.03593 5.08
11 years old 15.84613 8.02
12 years old 16.89088 8.55
13 years old 40.90409 20.70
14 years old 41.58048 21.04
15 years old 28.08125 14.21
16 years old 13.3375 6.75
17 years old 4.40021 2.23
18 or older 3.32413 1.68

Frequency Missing = 228.40039938

AGE WHEN FIRST USED INHALANTS

q22g Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 6.558795 22.37
11 years old 0.802392 2.74
12 years old 4.631911 15.80
13 years old 4.902116 16.72
14 years old 11.35312 38.72
15 years old 1.07608 3.67

Frequency Missing = 396.6755822

AGE WHEN FIRST USED MARIJUANA

q22h Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 2.829365 2.82
10 years old 1.92425 1.92
11 years old 6.229728 6.21
12 years old 3.099571 3.09
13 years old 13.41111 13.37
14 years old 21.50698 21.44
15 years old 24.91187 24.83
16 years old 18.68512 18.63
17 years old 4.40021 4.39
18 or older 3.32413 3.31

Frequency Missing = 325.67766665

AGE WHEN FIRST USED COCAINE

q22i Frequency Percent


______________________________________
13 years old 3.8485 29.74
14 years old 1.95368 15.10
15 years old 1.07608 8.32
16 years old 1.07608 8.32
17 years old 4.986194 38.53

Frequency Missing = 413.05946449

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CRACK

q22j Frequency Percent


______________________________________
13 years old 0.94741 20.76
14 years old 1.95368 42.81
17 years old 1.662065 36.42

Frequency Missing = 421.43684509

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HALLUCINOGENS

q22l Frequency Percent


______________________________________
12 years old 0.94741 7.75
13 years old 0.97684 7.99
14 years old 1.92425 15.74
15 years old 2.90109 23.73
16 years old 2.152161 17.60
17 years old 1.662065 13.59
18 or older 1.662065 13.59

Frequency Missing = 413.77411959

AGE WHEN FIRST USED UPPERS

q22m Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 1.07608 4.88
12 years old 1.07608 4.88
13 years old 0.97684 4.43
14 years old 7.954341 36.09
15 years old 2.87166 13.03
16 years old 7.009685 31.80
17 years old 1.07608 4.88

Frequency Missing = 403.95923322

AGE WHEN FIRST USED DOWNERS

q22n Frequency Percent


______________________________________
13 years old 2.930521 19.17
14 years old 4.954011 32.41
15 years old 3.00033 19.63
16 years old 2.738145 17.91
17 years old 1.662065 10.87

Frequency Missing = 410.71492837

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ROHYPNOL

q22o Frequency Percent


______________________________________
12 years old 1.07608 18.75
15 years old 3.00033 52.28
17 years old 1.662065 28.96

Frequency Missing = 420.2615244

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED STEROIDS

q22p Frequency Percent


______________________________________
10 years old 0.950893 11.61
11 years old 1.753285 21.42
13 years old 0.802392 9.80
14 years old 3.732912 45.60
15 years old 0.94741 11.57

Frequency Missing = 417.81310826

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ECSTASY

q22q Frequency Percent


______________________________________
12 years old 0.950893 24.69
14 years old 1.92425 49.95
15 years old 0.97684 25.36

Frequency Missing = 422.14801706

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HEROIN

q22r Frequency Percent


______________________________________
13 years old 0.94741 50.00
15 years old 0.94741 50.00

Frequency Missing = 424.10518053

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CIGARETTES

q23a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 23.85278 5.80
Several times/wk 15.42627 3.75
Several times/mo 17.87238 4.35
About once/month 31.44961 7.65
About once/year 26.40086 6.42
< once/year 57.75651 14.04
Never used 238.5015 57.99

Frequency Missing = 14.740111857

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q23b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 8.608643 2.11
Several times/wk 1.92425 0.47
Several times/mo 3.657704 0.90
About once/month 15.50526 3.80
About once/year 13.17329 3.23
< once/year 15.85415 3.89
Never used 349.071 85.60

Frequency Missing = 18.205747553

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE BEER

q23c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 2.152161 0.53
Several times/wk 33.75172 8.25
Several times/mo 66.12809 16.17
About once/month 53.34303 13.04
About once/year 35.68005 8.72
< once/year 44.55685 10.90
Never used 173.3444 42.39

Frequency Missing = 17.043714118

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE COOLERS

q23d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Several times/wk 21.63565 5.35
Several times/mo 48.37793 11.96
About once/month 52.94244 13.08
About once/year 57.88428 14.30
< once/year 52.89921 13.07
Never used 170.9068 42.24

Frequency Missing = 21.35372966

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE

q23e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Several times/wk 13.5363 3.29
Several times/mo 25.29071 6.15
About once/month 45.39204 11.04
About once/year 56.74559 13.80
< once/year 49.26849 11.98
Never used 221.0696 53.75

Frequency Missing = 14.697274771

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE LIQUOR

q23f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 2.152161 0.53
Several times/wk 17.16457 4.25
Several times/mo 49.09279 12.14
About once/month 59.0423 14.61
About once/year 41.37887 10.24
< once/year 21.12149 5.22
Never used 214.2963 53.01

Frequency Missing = 21.751551689

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE INHALANTS

q23g Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 0.94741 0.24
Several times/mo 1.749802 0.44
About once/month 3.615745 0.91
About once/year 6.532847 1.65
< once/year 10.60768 2.68
Never used 372.2611 94.07

Frequency Missing = 30.285424881

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE MARIJUANA

q23h Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 3.814226 0.96
Several times/wk 5.80218 1.46
Several times/mo 13.56415 3.42
About once/month 23.68593 5.97
About once/year 13.97903 3.53
< once/year 34.65339 8.74
Never used 300.9421 75.91

Frequency Missing = 29.558959857

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE COCAINE

q23i Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
About once/month 1.662065 0.42
About once/year 2.638905 0.66
< once/year 7.662726 1.92
Never used 387.5541 97.01

Frequency Missing = 26.482188598

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CRACK

q23j Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
About once/month 1.662065 0.41
About once/year 0.97684 0.24
< once/year 1.92425 0.48
Never used 397.5435 98.87

Frequency Missing = 23.893394403

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HALLUCINOGENS

q23l Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
About once/month 3.00033 0.74
About once/year 5.37705 1.33
< once/year 4.533724 1.12
Never used 390.6018 96.80

Frequency Missing = 22.487091069

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE UPPERS

q23m Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 0.97684 0.24
Several times/wk 2.052921 0.51
Several times/mo 5.639235 1.39
About once/month 5.24838 1.29
About once/year 3.00033 0.74
< once/year 4.076411 1.00
Never used 385.3321 94.83

Frequency Missing = 19.673737819

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE DOWNERS

q23n Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Several times/mo 7.692156 1.90
About once/month 0.97684 0.24
About once/year 5.539995 1.37
< once/year 1.07608 0.27
Never used 390.0349 96.23

Frequency Missing = 20.680008435

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ROHYPNOL

q23o Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
About once/month 3.615745 0.91
About once/year 2.02349 0.51
Never used 391.4743 98.58

Frequency Missing = 28.886423907

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE STEROIDS

q23p Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 0.802392 0.20
About once/month 0.802392 0.20
About once/year 0.97684 0.24
< once/year 6.145475 1.52
Never used 395.3648 97.84

Frequency Missing = 21.908072924

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ECSTASY

q23q Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
About once/year 0.97684 0.24
< once/year 1.92425 0.48
Never used 400.3442 99.28

Frequency Missing = 22.754662493

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HEROIN

q23r Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
< once/year 1.894819 0.47
Never used 402.555 99.53

Frequency Missing = 21.550130708

HOW MANY CIGARETTES IN PAST 30 DAYS

q24 Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
None 338.4975 80.02
Less than 1 41.65736 9.85
> 1 and < 10 30.14781 7.13
> 10 and < 1pk 8.083012 1.91
> 1pk and < 2pks 2.738145 0.65
More than 2pks 1.898303 0.45

Frequency Missing = 2.9778661465

AMOUNT OF BEER AT ONE TIME

q25a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 169.1122 40.07
12+ drinks 38.43321 9.11
9-11 drinks 27.03189 6.40
5-8 drinks 35.18736 8.34
3-4 drinks 36.87872 8.74
2 drinks 30.63729 7.26
1 drink 41.56242 9.85
< 1 drink 43.20219 10.24

Frequency Missing = 3.9547063207

AMOUNT OF WINE COOLERS AT ONE TIME

q25b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 174.4388 41.99
12+ drinks 24.77192 5.96
9-11 drinks 16.18131 3.89
5-8 drinks 34.31693 8.26
3-4 drinks 46.56476 11.21
2 drinks 40.83077 9.83
1 drink 47.10417 11.34
< 1 drink 31.25458 7.52

Frequency Missing = 10.536814215

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

AMOUNT OF WINE AT ONE TIME

q25c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 212.8105 51.08
12+ drinks 15.91594 3.82
9-11 drinks 6.471058 1.55
5-8 drinks 19.22024 4.61
3-4 drinks 26.89116 6.46
2 drinks 22.18355 5.33
1 drink 55.42139 13.30
< 1 drink 57.6782 13.85

Frequency Missing = 9.4079899845

AMOUNT OF LIQUOR AT ONE TIME

q25d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 212.1457 50.83
12+ drinks 19.48591 4.67
9-11 drinks 9.902623 2.37
5-8 drinks 31.68554 7.59
3-4 drinks 47.51859 11.38
2 drinks 32.87213 7.88
1 drink 31.05231 7.44
< 1 drink 32.73162 7.84

Frequency Missing = 8.60559806

BEERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 181.4839 43.76
Never 5+ at time 52.45128 12.65
Every day 2.052921 0.50
Several times/wk 18.00482 4.34
Several times/mo 58.25419 14.05
About once/month 32.474 7.83
< once/month 35.01799 8.44
< once/year 34.97093 8.43

Frequency Missing = 11.289945465

WINE COOLERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 188.0626 45.39
Never 5+ at time 58.19057 14.05
Every day 0.802392 0.19
Several times/wk 12.90835 3.12
Several times/mo 36.78105 8.88
About once/month 35.66564 8.61
< once/month 44.67478 10.78
< once/year 37.2025 8.98

Frequency Missing = 11.712134906

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

WINE, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 223.0374 53.90
Never 5+ at time 44.90541 10.85
Several times/wk 6.129331 1.48
Several times/mo 20.53066 4.96
About once/month 23.97563 5.79
< once/month 47.4185 11.46
< once/year 47.7638 11.54

Frequency Missing = 12.239258417

LIQUOR, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 217.8304 51.97
Never 5+ at time 41.32015 9.86
Every day 2.954553 0.70
Several times/wk 6.931723 1.65
Several times/mo 37.77424 9.01
About once/month 39.53872 9.43
< once/month 48.11259 11.48
< once/year 24.7078 5.89

Frequency Missing = 6.8298490853

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM HOME

q27a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 170.8369 41.08
Never 96.0845 23.10
Seldom 96.92431 23.31
Most of the Time 39.62328 9.53
Always 12.40484 2.98

Frequency Missing = 10.126128201

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM FRIENDS

q27b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 158.2956 38.07
Never 55.39968 13.32
Seldom 59.30997 14.26
Most of the Time 104.7202 25.19
Always 38.06071 9.15

Frequency Missing = 10.213865033

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM A STORE

q27c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 164.4806 39.73
Never 188.6799 45.57
Seldom 39.52047 9.55
Most of the Time 16.26569 3.93
Always 5.056734 1.22

Frequency Missing = 11.996580256

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT PARTIES

q27d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 154.1153 37.47
Never 51.00729 12.40
Seldom 46.0777 11.20
Most of the Time 84.4977 20.55
Always 75.55285 18.37

Frequency Missing = 14.749169405

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM OTHER

q27e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 160.9347 39.57
Never 92.44525 22.73
Seldom 57.17338 14.06
Most of the Time 48.91941 12.03
Always 47.24434 11.62

Frequency Missing = 19.282893871

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE TOBACCO

q28a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 194.051 46.36
Somewhat 139.9692 33.44
Not very 53.91138 12.88
Not at all 8.074262 1.93
Don't know 22.53984 5.39

Frequency Missing = 7.454309636

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE ALCOHOL

q28b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 191.2036 46.12
Somewhat 145.0907 35.00
Not very 48.71402 11.75
Not at all 11.14598 2.69
Don't know 18.38737 4.44

Frequency Missing = 11.458276631

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE INHALANTS

q28c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 339.7109 82.91
Somewhat 49.27884 12.03
Not very 5.875473 1.43
Don't know 14.87711 3.63

Frequency Missing = 16.257669303

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE MARIJUANA

q28d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 283.1224 69.09
Somewhat 67.08739 16.37
Not very 29.4202 7.18
Not at all 15.69605 3.83
Don't know 14.43963 3.52

Frequency Missing = 16.234355946

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE COCAINE

q28e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 362.0573 89.76
Somewhat 22.00469 5.46
Not very 2.738145 0.68
Not at all 0.802392 0.20
Don't know 15.74392 3.90

Frequency Missing = 22.653519017

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE CRACK

q28f Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 362.8428 90.65
Somewhat 19.08147 4.77
Not very 1.878472 0.47
Not at all 0.950893 0.24
Don't know 15.5042 3.87

Frequency Missing = 25.74214068

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE ECSTASY

q28g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 344.7458 84.64
Somewhat 15.59703 3.83
Not very 4.791066 1.18
Don't know 42.19667 10.36

Frequency Missing = 18.669382255

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE STEROIDS

q28h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 329.2399 80.16
Somewhat 39.75701 9.68
Not very 15.43617 3.76
Not at all 0.950893 0.23
Don't know 25.36203 6.17

Frequency Missing = 15.254032648

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE HEROIN

q28i Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 379.0598 91.18
Somewhat 14.75719 3.55
Not very 1.07608 0.26
Don't know 20.84729 5.01

Frequency Missing = 10.259642584

USE MARIJUANA AS JOINTS

q29a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 261.573 80.03
Seldom 29.07671 8.90
Half the time 13.43411 4.11
Most of the time 16.03955 4.91
Always 5.928936 1.81
Don't know 0.802392 0.25

Frequency Missing = 99.145277724

USE MARIJUANA AS BLUNTS

q29b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 272.4394 83.60
Seldom 27.8381 8.54
Half the time 12.94346 3.97
Most of the time 9.29536 2.85
Always 1.779232 0.55
Don't know 1.604784 0.49

Frequency Missing = 100.0996537

USE MARIJUANA IN BONGS OR WATER PIPES

q29c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 265.405 82.58
Seldom 20.46919 6.37
Half the time 10.99853 3.42
Most of the time 16.31537 5.08
Always 6.441627 2.00
Don't know 1.753285 0.55

Frequency Missing = 104.61703106

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

USE MARIJUANA IN PIPES

q29d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 264.7035 82.19
Seldom 18.70029 5.81
Half the time 6.560698 2.04
Most of the time 25.68054 7.97
Always 5.627732 1.75
Don't know 0.802392 0.25

Frequency Missing = 103.92484016

USE MARIJUANA OTHER WAYS

q29e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 278.5772 87.92
Seldom 18.95373 5.98
Half the time 3.003813 0.95
Most of the time 5.867146 1.85
Always 4.750132 1.50
Don't know 5.692698 1.80

Frequency Missing = 109.15529271

DAYS SKIPPED SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 334.3946 80.45
1-3 days 60.46985 14.55
4-9 days 15.43251 3.71
10+ days 5.34762 1.29

Frequency Missing = 10.355399718

DAYS ILL SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 107.9506 25.97
1-3 days 219.91 52.90
4-9 days 67.21763 16.17
10+ days 20.65419 4.97

Frequency Missing = 10.267662886

OTHER DAYS MISSED SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 195.4976 46.82
1-3 days 198.2534 47.48
4-9 days 21.86421 5.24
10+ days 1.95368 0.47

Frequency Missing = 8.4311498103

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30d Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 344.6567 82.48
1-3 days 56.57963 13.54
4-9 days 11.29448 2.70
10+ days 5.311749 1.27

Frequency Missing = 8.1574613026

SOMEONE CALLED HOME SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30e Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 387.853 93.95
1-3 days 24.96567 6.05

Frequency Missing = 13.181281807

IN TROUBLE FOR DRINKING SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30f Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 407.6241 98.63
1-3 days 5.681195 1.37

Frequency Missing = 12.694668893

IN TROUBLE FOR DRUG USE SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30g Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 412.1286 99.32
1-3 days 2.842229 0.68

Frequency Missing = 11.029120943

DAYS SKIPPED IN PAST MONTH

q31a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 365.9096 88.42
1-3 days 42.74163 10.33
4-9 days 3.540537 0.86
10+ days 1.662065 0.40

Frequency Missing = 12.146135243

DAYS ILL IN PAST MONTH

q31b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 228.5813 55.01
1-3 days 166.5379 40.08
4-9 days 19.44234 4.68
10+ days 0.950893 0.23

Frequency Missing = 10.487553541

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

OTHER DAYS MISSED IN PAST MONTH

q31c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 309.0899 74.56
1-3 days 101.6395 24.52
4-9 days 3.832153 0.92

Frequency Missing = 11.438446398

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN IN PAST MONTH

q31d Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 379.455 91.84
1-3 days 29.08709 7.04
4-9 days 2.680864 0.65
10+ days 1.95368 0.47

Frequency Missing = 12.823339592

SOMEONE CALLED HOME IN PAST MONTH

q31e Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 400.8935 97.26
1-3 days 11.30978 2.74

Frequency Missing = 13.796696642

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32a Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 363.9102 88.11
1-3 times 42.82486 10.37
4-9 times 5.476291 1.33
10+ times 0.802392 0.19

Frequency Missing = 12.986284416

DRIVEN A CAR AFTER A GOOD BIT TO DRINK

q32b Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 356.4361 87.30
1-3 times 34.35667 8.41
4-9 times 5.692698 1.39
10+ times 11.8041 2.89

Frequency Missing = 17.710469096

CRITICIZED BY DATE BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32c Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 377.1447 91.69
1-3 times 30.1603 7.33
4-9 times 1.878472 0.46
10+ times 2.152161 0.52

Frequency Missing = 14.664361205

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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

The FREQ Procedure

TROUBLE WITH POLICE BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32d Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 391.0924 95.81
1-3 times 16.01836 3.92
10+ times 1.07608 0.26

Frequency Missing = 17.813192478

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32e Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 390.3308 96.29
1-3 times 15.04374 3.71

Frequency Missing = 20.625492639

DRIVEN A CAR WHILE HIGH FROM DRUGS

q32f Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 378.7345 93.85
1-3 times 19.584 4.85
4-9 times 3.099571 0.77
10+ times 2.152161 0.53

Frequency Missing = 22.429810092

CRITICIZED BY DATE BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32g Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 395.283 96.98
1-3 times 10.64964 2.61
4-9 times 1.662065 0.41

Frequency Missing = 18.405293955

TROUBLE WITH POLICE BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32h Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 408.7063 99.54
1-3 times 1.894819 0.46

Frequency Missing = 15.398846532

CLASS DAYS DRUNK ON ALCOHOL SINCE SEPT

q33a Frequency Percent


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None 379.6706 91.30
1-3 days 28.52605 6.86
4-9 days 3.558464 0.86
10+ days 4.076411 0.98

Frequency Missing = 10.168422628

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
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CLASS DAYS HIGH ON MARIJUANA SINCE SEPT

q33b Frequency Percent


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None 387.1244 93.31
1-3 days 15.7781 3.80
4-9 days 7.289797 1.76
10+ days 4.691826 1.13

Frequency Missing = 11.115832361

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON INHALANTS SINCE SEPT

q33c Frequency Percent


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None 412.2712 99.54
1-3 days 1.898303 0.46

Frequency Missing = 11.830487454

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON OTHER DRUG(S)

q33d Frequency Percent


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None 408.0319 98.36
1-3 days 5.746802 1.39
4-9 days 1.07608 0.26

Frequency Missing = 11.145262802

ALCOHOL USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR

q34a Frequency Percent


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Never 156.0584 37.22
Seldom 28.96487 6.91
Half the time 24.88412 5.93
Most of the time 44.79721 10.68
Always 111.8538 26.68
Don't know 4.757098 1.13
Didn't attend 48.00311 11.45

Frequency Missing = 6.6813481526

DRUG USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR

q34b Frequency Percent


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Never 209.0528 49.61
Seldom 46.56977 11.05
Half the time 32.58982 7.73
Most of the time 41.99065 9.97
Always 26.28446 6.24
Don't know 17.83187 4.23
Didn't attend 47.05221 11.17

Frequency Missing = 4.6284275462

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Ballinger
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SOUGHT HELP FOR DRUG/ALCOHOL PROBLEM

q35 Frequency Percent


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No 363.9861 93.94
Yes 23.47646 6.06

Frequency Missing = 38.53741039

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM SCHOOL COUNSELOR

q36a Frequency Percent


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No 246.6595 59.59
Yes 167.2741 40.41

Frequency Missing = 12.066390073

WOULD SEEK HELP OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL

q36b Frequency Percent


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No 239.5662 58.41
Yes 170.5941 41.59

Frequency Missing = 15.839681896

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM OTHER COUNSELOR

q36c Frequency Percent


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No 208.1778 50.86
Yes 201.1344 49.14

Frequency Missing = 16.687851371

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM PARENTS

q36d Frequency Percent


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No 127.47 31.21
Yes 280.9405 68.79

Frequency Missing = 17.589483553

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM A MEDICAL DOCTOR

q36e Frequency Percent


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No 241.8668 58.68
Yes 170.317 41.32

Frequency Missing = 13.81619173

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Ballinger
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WOULD SEEK HELP FROM FRIENDS

q36f Frequency Percent


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No 84.45868 20.49
Yes 327.7251 79.51

Frequency Missing = 13.81619173

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM ANOTHER ADULT

q36g Frequency Percent


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No 132.8167 32.16
Yes 280.1695 67.84

Frequency Missing = 13.013799806

WOULD NOT SEEK HELP

q36h Frequency Percent


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No 346.816 84.82
Yes 62.07746 15.18

Frequency Missing = 17.106557687

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--HEALTH CLASS

q37a Frequency Percent


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No 181.7203 48.66
Yes 191.7554 51.34

Frequency Missing = 52.52432478

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--ASSEMBLY PROGRAM

q37b Frequency Percent


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No 216.6551 58.35
Yes 154.6649 41.65

Frequency Missing = 54.679968768

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--GUIDANCE COUNSELOR

q37c Frequency Percent


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No 273.3911 74.07
Yes 95.71218 25.93

Frequency Missing = 56.896684328

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Ballinger
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DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SCIENCE CLASS

q37d Frequency Percent


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No 204.3204 55.72
Yes 162.3651 44.28

Frequency Missing = 59.314513398

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SOCIAL STUDIES CLASS

q37e Frequency Percent


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No 333.1917 91.05
Yes 32.75929 8.95

Frequency Missing = 60.048998724

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--DRUG RAP SESSION

q37f Frequency Percent


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No 314.1899 85.59
Yes 52.88728 14.41

Frequency Missing = 58.922807488

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--INVITED SCHOOL GUEST

q37g Frequency Percent


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No 236.6713 63.73
Yes 134.7221 36.27

Frequency Missing = 54.606675828

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--OTHER SCHOOL SOURCE

q37h Frequency Percent


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No 248.8327 67.75
Yes 118.4681 32.25

Frequency Missing = 58.699229785

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS SMOKING CIGARET

q38a Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 293.4005 70.78
Mild disapprove 50.27507 12.13
Neither 36.25512 8.75
Mildly approve 4.214258 1.02
Strongly approve 5.587341 1.35
Don't know 24.78352 5.98

Frequency Missing = 11.484223949

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Ballinger
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PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS DRINKING BEER

q38b Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 239.6999 58.05
Mild disapprove 79.31854 19.21
Neither 52.31036 12.67
Mildly approve 13.60084 3.29
Strongly approve 5.587341 1.35
Don't know 22.42442 5.43

Frequency Missing = 13.058551943

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS USING MARIJUANA

q38c Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 355.2207 85.48
Mild disapprove 19.45197 4.68
Neither 10.00009 2.41
Mildly approve 3.411866 0.82
Strongly approve 1.901786 0.46
Don't know 25.59394 6.16

Frequency Missing = 10.419646943

PURCHASED LOTTERY TICKET IN PAST YEAR

q39 Frequency Percent


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No 304.1191 72.39
Yes 115.9985 27.61

Frequency Missing = 5.8824393521

NON-LOTTERY GAMBLING IN PAST YEAR

q40 Frequency Percent


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No 297.6665 71.01
Yes 121.5036 28.99

Frequency Missing = 6.8298490853

MONEY SPENT ON GAMBLING IN PAST YEAR

q41 Frequency Percent


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$0 262.373 62.45
$1 - $10 90.98149 21.66
$11 - $50 42.58187 10.14
$51 - $100 13.44329 3.20
$100+ 10.74141 2.56

Frequency Missing = 5.8789562281

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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