Harlandale

Spring 1998
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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
26.6%
38.7%
59.9%
40.1%
Grade 8
22.5%
34.0%
54.7%
45.3%
Grade 9
30.9%
43.6%
65.4%
34.6%
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Cigarettes
All
25.7%
37.9%
59.2%
40.8%
Grade 8
21.7%
33.0%
53.7%
46.3%
Grade 9
29.9%
43.2%
65.0%
35.0%
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Smokeless tobacco
All
3.9%
6.1%
9.7%
90.3%
Grade 8
4.0%
6.6%
9.8%
90.2%
Grade 9
3.7%
5.5%
9.6%
90.4%
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Table T-2:

How often do you normally use...

Any tobacco product?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

45.0%
49.1%
40.6%

4.7%
3.3%
6.2%

9.3%
7.2%
11.6%

9.1%
9.7%
8.4%

11.2%
11.5%
11.0%

10.3%
9.2%
11.4%

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

45.2%

4.8%

9.0%

11.3%

10.2%

Less Than
Once a
Year
10.4%
9.9%
11.0%

Cigarettes?

All

9.0%

Less Than
Once a
Year
10.4%

Grade
Grade

8
9

49.9%
40.3%

3.4%
6.3%

6.8%
11.3%

9.5%
8.5%

11.4%
11.3%

9.4%
11.1%

9.7%
11.3%

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

90.6%
90.8%
90.4%

0.3%
0.3%
0.2%

1.3%
1.1%
1.5%

1.7%
1.7%
1.7%

1.7%
1.8%
1.5%

3.3%
3.1%
3.4%

Smokeless tobacco?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

1.2%
1.1%
1.3%

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Table T-3:

All
Grade
Grade

In the past 30 days, how many cigarettes have you smoked?

8
9

None

<1 Per
Day

>1 But
<10 Per
Day

>10 But
<1 Pack
Per Day

>1 Pack
But <2
Packs/Day

69.5%
73.3%
65.4%

17.7%
15.9%
19.5%

9.7%
7.9%
11.5%

1.7%
1.2%
2.2%

1.0%
1.3%
0.6%

>2 Packs
Per Day
0.6%
0.4%
0.8%

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Spring 1998
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Table T-4:

Average age of first use of:
Grade
Tobacco

8

11.3

Grade

9

11.9

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Table T-5:

If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Cigarettes?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

9.3%
12.0%
6.5%

2.6%
3.9%
1.2%

8.5%
7.9%
9.1%

23.1%
23.5%
22.8%

46.5%
39.5%
53.9%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

16.8%
19.4%
14.0%

6.9%
6.8%
7.0%

13.6%
12.2%
15.1%

14.1%
12.0%
16.3%

18.2%
14.2%
22.5%

10.0%
13.2%
6.5%

Smokeless Tobacco?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

30.4%
35.4%
25.2%

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Table T-6:

About how many of your close friends...

Use any tobacco product?
Never heard
None
All

21.3%

A Few

Some

Most

All

34.1%

22.3%

16.8%

5.5%

Grade
Grade

8
9

26.3%
16.0%

35.6%
32.4%

18.6%
26.3%

15.3%
18.4%

4.2%
6.9%

A Few

Some

Most

All

34.4%
35.5%
33.2%

22.0%
18.4%
25.7%

16.3%
14.9%
17.8%

5.4%
4.2%
6.7%

A Few

Some

Most

All

Smoke cigarettes?
Never heard
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

21.9%
26.9%
16.6%

Use a smokeless tobacco product?
Never heard
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

77.1%
78.4%
75.6%

13.5%
13.7%
13.2%

5.4%
4.3%
6.5%

2.8%
2.4%
3.3%

1.2%
1.1%
1.4%

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Table T-7:

All
Grade
Grade

How do your parents feel about kids your age smoking cigarettes?

8
9

Strongly
Disapprove

Mildly
Disapprove

Neither

Mildly
Approve

63.9%
64.6%
63.2%

11.7%
10.6%
12.9%

7.3%
6.8%
7.8%

1.9%
1.6%
2.3%

Strongly
Approve
1.7%
1.6%
1.8%

Don't
Know
13.4%
14.8%
11.9%

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Table T-8:

All
Grade
Grade

How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use tobacco?

8
9

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

Not Very
Dangerous

Not at All
Dangerous

Do Not
Know

37.3%
38.9%
35.6%

30.6%
30.5%
30.8%

16.5%
14.6%
18.5%

3.6%
3.9%
3.3%

11.9%
12.1%
11.8%

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Spring 1998
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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
41.4%
55.7%
76.0%
24.0%
Grade 8
35.1%
49.5%
72.3%
27.7%
Grade 9
47.9%
62.2%
79.8%
20.2%
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Beer
All
25.5%
35.9%
55.1%
44.9%
Grade 8
22.1%
31.8%
52.7%
47.3%
Grade 9
29.0%
40.2%
57.7%
42.3%
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Wine coolers
All
31.9%
46.0%
67.1%
32.9%
Grade 8
27.8%
40.8%
63.3%
36.7%
Grade 9
36.3%
51.5%
71.1%
28.9%
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Wine
All
19.8%
30.6%
50.3%
49.7%
Grade 8
16.3%
27.5%
46.0%
54.0%
Grade 9
23.5%
33.9%
54.8%
45.2%
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Liquor
All
27.4%
39.2%
56.5%
43.5%
Grade 8
21.7%
32.8%
50.1%
49.9%
Grade 9
33.4%
46.0%
63.4%
36.6%
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Table A-2:

How often do you normally use...

Any alcohol product?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

28.1%
32.4%
23.6%

1.5%
1.6%
1.4%

11.9%
10.1%
13.8%

18.0%
15.1%
21.0%

17.5%
17.5%
17.4%

15.0%
15.0%
15.0%

8.0%
8.2%
7.8%

Beer?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

43.5%
47.5%
39.2%

1.0%
1.0%
1.1%

8.2%
6.5%
10.1%

13.3%
11.6%
15.2%

13.9%
14.4%
13.5%

11.1%
10.6%
11.6%

9.0%
8.5%
9.5%

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

32.4%
38.1%
26.4%

0.7%
0.7%
0.6%

16.9%
12.7%
21.2%

17.7%
17.5%
18.0%

15.5%
14.3%
16.7%

9.0%
9.1%
8.9%

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

49.3%
53.9%
44.4%

0.3%
0.3%
0.2%

9.0%
7.7%
10.5%

12.8%
10.7%
15.0%

14.3%
13.0%
15.7%

Wine coolers?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

7.9%
7.5%
8.2%

Wine?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times
a Week
4.5%
3.9%
5.2%

9.7%
10.5%
8.9%

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Liquor?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

43.9%
51.1%
36.4%

0.2%
0.4%
* %

8.1%
5.7%
10.6%

13.4%
10.6%
16.4%

15.5%
12.2%
18.9%

12.4%
12.6%
12.1%

6.5%
7.4%
5.5%

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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

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never

Ever

5 or More

1 to 4

Less Than 1

44.9%
47.4%
42.2%

55.1%
52.6%
57.8%

18.4%
13.2%
23.8%

26.9%
27.4%
26.4%

9.9%
12.0%
7.6%

Never

Ever

5 or More

1 to 4

Less Than 1

32.6%
37.3%
27.6%

67.4%
62.7%
72.4%

27.1%
21.1%
33.5%

34.2%
35.1%
33.1%

6.1%
6.5%
5.7%

Never

Ever

5 or More

1 to 4

Less Than 1

49.7%
54.1%
45.1%

50.3%
45.9%
54.9%

10.4%
7.8%
13.2%

27.9%
27.5%
28.4%

11.9%
10.6%
13.4%

Wine Coolers

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Wine

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Liquor

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never

Ever

5 or More

1 to 4

Less Than 1

42.5%
49.4%
35.1%

57.5%
50.6%
64.9%

18.3%
14.0%
23.0%

29.7%
27.8%
31.8%

9.4%
8.9%
10.1%

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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

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never

Ever

62.9%
66.3%
59.4%

37.1%
33.7%
40.6%

Several
Times/Week
6.2%
4.4%
8.2%

Several
Times/Month

Less Than
Once/Month

16.9%
15.1%
18.9%

13.9%
14.3%
13.5%

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Wine Coolers

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Ever

51.8%
56.5%
46.9%

48.2%
43.5%
53.1%

Never

Ever

63.2%
66.2%
59.9%

36.8%
33.8%
40.1%

Never

Ever

55.8%
61.7%
49.5%

44.2%
38.3%
50.5%

Several
Times/Week

Never

7.6%
6.5%
8.7%

Several
Times/Month

Less Than
Once/Month

23.0%
20.8%
25.4%

17.6%
16.3%
19.1%

Several
Times/Month

Less Than
Once/Month

13.8%
12.8%
14.8%

19.0%
18.2%
19.8%

Several
Times/Month

Less Than
Once/Month

20.1%
17.2%
23.2%

17.6%
16.4%
18.9%

Wine

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times/Week
4.0%
2.7%
5.4%

Liquor

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times/Week
6.5%
4.6%
8.4%

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Table A-5:

Average age of first use of:
Grade
Alcohol
Beer
Wine Coolers
Wine
Liquor

11.2
11.2
11.5
11.9
12.2

8

Grade

9

11.7
11.8
12.1
12.5
12.8

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Table A-6:

If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Beer?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

9.3%
12.5%
5.8%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

9.0%
10.7%
7.3%

3.7%
4.5%
2.8%

12.5%
12.5%
12.5%

24.4%
25.1%
23.6%

41.2%
34.6%
48.0%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

2.7%
3.0%
2.4%

13.6%
14.3%
12.8%

23.3%
24.1%
22.4%

43.1%
36.1%
50.5%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

11.9%
15.0%
8.6%

6.9%
8.4%
5.3%

15.8%
15.4%
16.2%

19.8%
19.1%
20.5%

33.0%
26.9%
39.4%

Wine coolers?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

9.6%
12.6%
6.5%

7.6%
9.9%
5.3%

Wine?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

12.7%
15.4%
9.9%

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Liquor?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

12.3%
15.9%
8.5%

6.6%
6.9%
6.2%

13.2%
13.2%
13.3%

18.7%
18.8%
18.5%

38.7%
31.3%
46.5%

10.5%
13.9%
7.1%

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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
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

85.6%
86.4%
84.7%

1-3 Days
11.0%
11.2%
10.8%

4-9 Days
1.9%
1.5%
2.2%

10+ Days
1.6%
1.0%
2.2%

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drinking?
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

97.7%
98.0%
97.3%

1-3 Days
1.6%
1.5%
1.6%

4-9 Days
0.5%
0.1%
0.8%

10+ Days
0.3%
0.4%
0.2%

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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:
Alcohol Non-users:

4.9 days per student
3.4 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:
Alcohol Users:
Alcohol Non-users:

4.4 days per student
1.7 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
All
Grade

9

88.5%
88.5%

1-3 Times
9.2%
9.2%

4-9 Times
1.5%
1.5%

10+ Times
0.8%
0.8%

Gotten into trouble with the police because of drinking?
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

94.9%
95.8%
94.0%

1-3 Times
3.5%
2.9%
4.2%

4-9 Times
1.1%
0.9%
1.3%

10+ Times
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%

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Table A-10:

About how many of your close friends use...

Any alcohol product?
Never heard
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

14.5%
18.8%
9.9%

A Few

Some

Most

All

23.6%
24.5%
22.7%

23.0%
23.3%
22.7%

24.3%
21.8%
26.9%

14.6%
11.6%
17.8%

A Few

Some

Most

All

26.3%
29.4%
23.0%

23.8%
21.4%
26.5%

19.4%
15.9%
23.0%

9.2%
6.3%
12.2%

A Few

Some

Most

All

25.2%
25.1%
25.4%

21.5%
19.5%
23.5%

19.1%
17.5%
20.9%

10.1%
8.4%
12.0%

A Few

Some

Most

All

24.4%
24.0%
24.8%

15.8%
14.0%
17.8%

11.5%
10.6%
12.5%

6.1%
3.5%
8.9%

Beer?
Never heard
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

21.3%
27.1%
15.2%

Wine coolers?
Never heard
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

24.0%
29.4%
18.3%

Wine?
Never heard
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

42.1%
48.0%
36.0%

Liquor?
Never heard
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

28.7%
35.6%
21.3%

A Few

Some

Most

All

23.5%
23.6%
23.4%

18.8%
17.1%
20.7%

19.1%
16.0%
22.6%

9.8%
7.8%
12.0%

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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
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

91.4%
93.0%
89.7%

1-3 Times
7.0%
5.9%
8.1%

4-9 Times
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%

10+ Times
0.7%
0.1%
1.2%

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drinking?
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

92.3%
93.8%
90.8%

1-3 Times
6.7%
5.5%
7.9%

4-9 Times
0.5%
0.6%
0.4%

10+ Times
0.5%
0.1%
0.8%

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Table A-12:

Thinking of parties you attended this school year, how often was alcohol used?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never

Seldom

22.8%
28.5%
16.6%

11.2%
12.4%
9.9%

Half
the Time
12.1%
13.4%
10.8%

Most Of
the Time

Always

Don't
Know

Didn't
Attend

16.5%
15.5%
17.6%

24.3%
16.0%
33.1%

3.2%
4.3%
2.0%

9.9%
9.9%
9.9%

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Table A-13:

How often, if ever, do you get alcoholic beverages from...

At home

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Do Not
Drink

Never

Seldom

34.6%
39.7%
29.3%

29.8%
28.8%
30.7%

24.5%
21.4%
27.7%

Do Not
Drink

Never

Seldom

27.2%
31.8%
22.5%

17.9%
18.9%
16.8%

19.6%
18.6%
20.6%

Do Not
Drink

Never

Seldom

30.1%
35.8%

43.0%
43.2%

13.0%
11.5%

Most of
the time
9.0%
9.2%
8.8%

Always
2.1%
0.9%
3.4%

From friends

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Most of
the time

Always

22.7%
21.2%
24.3%

12.5%
9.5%
15.8%

Most of
the time

Always

From a store

All
Grade

8

9.4%
6.6%

4.5%
2.8%

Grade

9

24.1%

42.7%

14.6%

Do Not
Drink

Never

Seldom

26.2%
30.2%
21.9%

9.8%
11.2%
8.4%

15.8%
16.5%
15.1%

Do Not
Drink

Never

Seldom

31.0%
36.0%
25.6%

23.3%
22.8%
23.7%

19.8%
18.3%
21.4%

12.3%

6.3%

At parties

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Most of
the time

Always

21.9%
19.9%
24.1%

26.3%
22.3%
30.5%

Most of
the time

Always

12.5%
11.8%
13.2%

13.5%
11.2%
16.0%

Other source

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

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Spring 1998
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Table A-14:

All
Grade
Grade

How do your parents feel about kids your age drinking beer?

8
9

Strongly
Disapprove

Mildly
Disapprove

Neither

Mildly
Approve

60.2%
61.0%
59.3%

12.8%
13.3%
12.3%

9.9%
8.0%
11.9%

1.9%
1.6%
2.1%

Strongly
Approve
2.0%
1.5%
2.5%

Don't
Know
13.3%
14.5%
11.9%

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Table A-15:

All
Grade
Grade

How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use alcohol?

8
9

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

Not Very
Dangerous

Not at All
Dangerous

39.7%
38.3%
41.3%

31.7%
31.8%
31.7%

18.2%
17.4%
19.2%

3.8%
4.4%
3.1%

Do Not
Know
6.5%
8.1%
4.8%

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Spring 1998
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Table D-1:

How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past
School
Ever
Never
Month
Year
Used
Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana?
All
23.2%
33.1%
47.7%
52.3%
Grade 8
18.7%
27.5%
40.7%
59.3%
Grade 9
28.0%
39.0%
54.9%
45.1%
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Cocaine?
All
8.2%
11.3%
18.5%
81.5%
Grade 8
5.1%
7.9%
15.4%
84.6%
Grade 9
11.4%
14.8%
21.8%
78.2%
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Crack?
All
1.9%
3.0%
5.7%
94.3%
Grade 8
1.6%
3.2%
5.9%
94.1%
Grade 9
2.2%
2.8%
5.5%
94.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens?
All
2.3%
3.8%
7.5%
92.5%
Grade 8
1.3%
2.7%
6.1%
93.9%
Grade 9
3.2%
5.0%
9.0%
91.0%
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Uppers?
All
4.8%
7.1%
11.1%
88.9%
Grade 8
4.1%
6.4%
10.2%
89.8%
Grade 9
5.5%
8.0%
11.9%
88.1%
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Downers?
All
3.5%
5.7%
9.1%
90.9%
Grade 8
3.0%
5.2%
8.1%
91.9%
Grade 9
4.0%
6.3%
10.2%
89.8%
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Rohypnol?
All
4.1%
5.7%
8.6%
91.4%
Grade 8
4.4%
6.1%
9.3%
90.7%
Grade 9
3.9%
5.3%
8.0%
92.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids?
All
1.0%
1.6%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 8
0.8%
1.4%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 9
1.2%
1.9%
2.3%
97.7%
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Ecstasy?
All
1.3%
1.8%
2.7%
97.3%

Grade 8
0.7%
1.5%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 9
1.9%
2.1%
3.1%
96.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin?
All
1.0%
1.5%
3.5%
96.5%
Grade 8
1.4%
2.2%
4.3%
95.7%
Grade 9
0.6%
0.8%
2.7%
97.3%
______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table D-2:

How often do you normally use...

Marijuana?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

52.3%
59.3%
45.0%

3.8%
3.1%
4.6%

10.2%
8.2%
12.2%

9.9%
8.6%
11.1%

10.9%
9.4%
12.4%

7.0%
5.6%
8.5%

6.0%
5.9%
6.1%

Never
Used

Every
Day

Several
Times
a Week

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

82.5%
84.9%
79.9%

0.4%
0.1%
0.6%

3.4%
2.6%
4.3%

4.5%
3.9%
5.2%

4.0%
3.6%
4.3%

3.4%
3.3%
3.5%

Cocaine?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

1.9%
1.6%
2.2%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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Crack?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

93.9%
94.3%
93.5%

0.1%
* %
0.2%

Never
Used

Every
Day

94.0%
94.2%
93.9%

0.1%
0.1%
* %

Never
Used

Every
Day

89.0%
90.1%
87.8%

0.1%
0.2%
* %

Never
Used

Every
Day

90.5%
91.3%

* %
* %

Several
Times
a Week
0.7%
0.4%
0.9%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

1.0%
0.7%
1.3%

1.4%
1.8%
0.9%

1.6%
1.2%
2.0%

1.3%
1.5%
1.1%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

0.8%
0.8%
0.8%

1.5%
1.3%
1.7%

1.5%
1.8%
1.3%

1.6%
1.4%
1.9%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

1.6%
1.8%
1.4%

3.6%
2.4%
4.8%

2.5%
2.6%
2.5%

2.3%
2.1%
2.5%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

2.0%
2.5%

2.6%
2.5%

2.3%
1.6%

1.7%
1.5%

Hallucinogens?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times
a Week
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%

Uppers?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times
a Week
0.9%
0.8%
1.1%

Downers?

All
Grade

8

Several
Times
a Week
0.8%
0.6%

Grade

9

89.7%

* %

Never
Used

Every
Day

92.7%
92.0%
93.4%

0.1%
0.1%
* %

Never
Used

Every
Day

97.5%
97.8%
97.2%

0.5%
0.2%
0.9%

Never
Used

Every
Day

97.8%
97.7%
98.0%

* %
* %
* %

1.1%

1.5%

2.6%

3.1%

2.0%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

1.4%
1.6%
1.3%

2.6%
2.9%
2.3%

0.9%
1.0%
0.8%

0.5%
0.4%
0.6%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

0.5%
* %
0.9%

0.7%
0.5%
0.9%

0.1%
0.2%
* %

0.6%
1.3%
* %

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

0.4%
0.8%
* %

0.5%
0.2%
0.9%

0.6%
0.5%
0.7%

0.6%
0.8%
0.5%

Rohypnol?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times
a Week
1.7%
2.0%
1.5%

Steroids?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times
a Week
0.1%
0.2%
* %

Ecstasy?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Several
Times
a Week
0.1%
0.2%
* %

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Heroin?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

96.1%
95.4%
96.9%

0.1%
* %
0.2%

Several
Times
a Week
0.6%
0.4%
0.7%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

0.4%
0.6%
0.2%

0.7%
1.3%
* %

0.7%
0.6%
0.9%

1.4%
1.6%
1.1%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table D-3:

Average age of first use of:
Grade
Marijuana
Cocaine
Crack
Hallucinogens
Uppers
Downers
Rohypnol
Steroids
Ecstasy
Heroin

8

Grade

12.1
12.7
12.6
12.6
12.5
12.5
12.1
12.2
13.2
13.1

9

12.7
13.6
13.4
13.9
13.5
13.7
13.2
12.7
14.1
13.5

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Table D-4:

Age of first use of marijuana by family situation:

Two parent family
Never
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

58.3%
66.4%
50.0%

9 or Under
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%

10-11

12-13

14-15

16-17

7.6%
7.1%
8.1%

22.1%
20.7%
23.6%

9.5%
3.9%
15.1%

0.5%
* %
1.1%

18 or Over
0.2%
* %
0.4%

Other family situation
Never
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

40.1%
48.5%
30.6%

9 or Under
4.1%
3.2%
5.1%

10-11

12-13

14-15

16-17

12.9%
13.9%
11.7%

29.2%
28.8%
29.6%

13.3%
5.5%
21.9%

0.5%
* %
1.0%

18 or Over
* %
* %
* %

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table D-5:

If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Marijuana?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

10.8%
14.6%
6.7%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

14.9%
17.5%
12.1%

6.8%
7.7%
5.8%

11.6%
10.9%
12.3%

16.0%
14.9%
17.1%

39.9%
34.3%
45.9%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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Cocaine?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

18.0%
22.4%
13.5%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

24.6%
27.9%
21.1%

12.8%
13.1%
12.4%

15.1%
14.9%
15.3%

11.9%
9.9%
13.9%

17.6%
11.7%
23.8%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

28.0%
30.7%
25.1%

14.2%
14.0%
14.3%

15.0%
13.1%
17.1%

10.3%
8.9%
11.8%

10.4%
7.1%
13.9%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

24.3%
24.2%
24.4%

12.4%
12.1%
12.6%

11.5%
9.0%
14.3%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

20.6%
21.0%
20.3%

10.5%
9.7%
11.4%

11.6%
9.7%
13.5%

9.0%
7.9%
10.1%

11.8%
8.2%
15.6%

Crack?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

22.1%
26.1%
17.7%

Hallucinogens?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

37.6%
43.5%
31.4%

6.4%
6.3%
6.4%

7.8%
4.8%
11.0%

Uppers?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade
Downers?

8
9

36.5%
43.4%
29.1%

Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

35.9%
43.4%
28.0%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

21.0%
21.2%
20.8%

10.0%
9.6%
10.4%

12.6%
9.6%
15.6%

9.2%
8.3%
10.2%

11.3%
7.7%
15.0%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

Somewhat
Easy

Very
Easy

18.5%
19.4%
17.6%

9.3%
9.2%
9.3%

10.5%
9.5%
11.6%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

31.6%
33.2%
29.9%

13.5%
13.0%
14.1%

10.8%
8.9%
12.8%

Rohypnol?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

43.6%
46.2%
40.9%

7.6%
7.3%
7.9%

10.6%
8.4%
12.8%

Steroids?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

28.5%
32.9%
23.8%

Somewhat
Easy
7.0%
6.8%
7.1%

Very
Easy
8.7%
5.2%
12.3%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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Ecstasy?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

22.2%
21.8%
22.6%

9.8%
9.2%
10.5%

9.3%
6.9%
11.7%

Impossible

Very
Difficult

Somewhat
Difficult

32.2%
34.3%
30.0%

14.3%
13.3%
15.3%

9.9%
8.7%
11.1%

47.4%
54.3%
40.2%

Somewhat
Easy
5.1%
4.2%
6.1%

Very
Easy
6.2%
3.5%
9.0%

Heroin?
Never
Heard Of
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

26.5%
29.8%
23.1%

Somewhat
Easy
7.7%
7.3%
8.2%

Very
Easy
9.4%
6.6%
12.4%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
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
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

76.5%
78.6%
74.3%

1-3 Days
13.6%
13.1%
14.0%

4-9 Days
5.0%
4.6%
5.4%

10+ Days
5.0%
3.7%
6.3%

Attended class while high from use of some other drug?
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

90.4%
91.0%
89.7%

1-3 Days
6.7%
6.6%
6.7%

4-9 Days
1.2%
1.4%
1.1%

10+ Days
1.7%
1.0%
2.5%

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drug use?
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

1-3 Days

96.6%
96.9%
96.3%

2.3%
2.3%
2.3%

4-9 Days
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%

10+ Days
0.6%
0.3%
1.0%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table D-7:

School year use of marijuana by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:
Marijuana Users:
Marijuana Non-users:

5.2 days per student
3.8 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:
Marijuana Users:
Marijuana Non-users:

5.9 days per student
1.9 days per student

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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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
All
Grade

9

1-3 Times

88.5%
88.5%

4-9 Times

7.4%
7.4%

2.0%
2.0%

10+ Times
2.0%
2.0%

Gotten into trouble with the police because of drug use?
None
All
Grade
Grade

8
9

1-3 Times

94.9%
95.6%
94.2%

4-9 Times

3.4%
3.2%
3.7%

0.4%
0.4%
0.4%

10+ Times
1.2%
0.7%
1.7%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table D-9:

About how many of your close friends use marijuana?
Never heard
None

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

29.0%
36.1%
21.4%

A Few

Some

Most

All

21.2%
20.4%
22.0%

15.2%
13.7%
16.8%

20.9%
18.0%
24.0%

13.7%
11.9%
15.6%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
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
All
Grade

8

89.3%
90.0%

1-3 Times
8.8%
8.5%

4-9 Times
0.8%
1.0%

10+ Times
1.1%
0.6%

Grade

9

88.6%

9.1%

0.6%

1.7%

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drug use?
None
All
Grade
Grade

1-3 Times

90.9%
93.3%
88.5%

8
9

4-9 Times

7.2%
5.4%
9.1%

10+ Times

0.7%
0.4%
0.9%

1.2%
0.9%
1.5%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table D-11:

All
Grade
Grade

Thinking of parties you attended this school year, how often was marijuana used?

8
9

Never

Seldom

32.0%
38.6%
24.9%

12.5%
11.9%
13.2%

Half
the Time

Most Of
the Time

Always

Don't
Know

Didn't
Attend

9.1%
9.5%
8.7%

12.9%
12.2%
13.6%

19.5%
13.9%
25.5%

4.0%
3.9%
4.0%

10.0%
9.9%
10.1%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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Table D-12:

How often, if ever, do you smoke marijuana in...

Joints?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never

Seldom

53.2%
58.4%
48.2%

11.0%
9.4%
12.5%

Never

Seldom

61.6%
67.9%
55.6%

12.6%
10.4%
14.6%

Half the
Time
10.7%
10.6%
10.8%

Most of
the Time
14.4%
12.3%
16.5%

Always

Don't
Know

8.4%
7.9%
8.8%

2.3%
1.4%
3.2%

Always

Don't
Know

5.6%
4.7%
6.5%

2.4%
1.1%
3.7%

Always

Don't
Know

4.2%
3.6%
4.7%

2.6%
1.6%
3.5%

Always

Don't
Know

5.1%
5.1%
5.0%

2.3%
1.1%
3.5%

Blunts?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Half the
Time
10.0%
8.6%
11.4%

Most of
the Time
7.7%
7.3%
8.2%

Bongs or water pipes?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never

Seldom

66.1%
71.6%
60.8%

13.5%
10.2%
16.6%

Never

Seldom

64.5%
71.0%
58.3%

14.0%
10.5%
17.4%

Half the
Time
6.0%
5.8%
6.2%

Most of
the Time
7.6%
7.1%
8.2%

Pipes?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Half the
Time
6.9%
5.9%
7.9%

Most of
the Time
7.2%
6.4%
7.9%

Some other way?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Never

Seldom

73.9%
77.5%
70.4%

11.1%
7.9%
14.3%

Half the
Time
2.8%
2.4%
3.3%

Most of
the Time

Always

Don't
Know

5.0%
4.9%
5.0%

4.5%
3.7%
5.3%

2.7%
3.7%
1.8%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table D-13:

How do your parents feel about kids your age using marijuana?
Strongly
Disapprove

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

71.4%
72.0%
70.9%

Mildly
Disapprove
7.1%
6.0%
8.3%

Neither

Mildly
Approve

5.7%
5.6%
5.8%

1.5%
1.0%
2.1%

Strongly
Approve
2.4%
1.9%
2.9%

Don't
Know
11.8%
13.5%
10.1%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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Table D-14:

How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use...

Marijuana?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

Not Very
Dangerous

Not at All
Dangerous

48.6%
51.3%
45.6%

22.9%
22.3%
23.6%

14.0%
12.0%
16.1%

8.3%
6.9%
9.9%

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

Not Very
Dangerous

Not at All
Dangerous

76.0%
75.7%
76.2%

12.0%
11.8%
12.3%

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

78.3%
76.7%
80.0%

9.8%
11.1%
8.4%

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

Do Not
Know
6.2%
7.4%
4.9%

Cocaine?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

3.5%
2.9%
4.0%

1.4%
1.0%
1.9%

Do Not
Know
7.1%
8.6%
5.5%

Crack?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Not Very
Dangerous
2.2%
1.3%
3.3%

Not at All
Dangerous

Do Not
Know

0.8%
0.7%
0.9%

8.9%
10.2%
7.5%

Not at All
Dangerous

Do Not
Know

1.1%
1.0%
1.3%

18.4%
19.4%
17.3%

Ecstasy?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

69.2%
68.1%
70.4%

8.4%
9.3%
7.5%

Not Very
Dangerous
2.9%
2.1%
3.6%

Steroids?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

71.7%
71.1%
72.3%

12.5%
13.4%
11.6%

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

Not Very
Dangerous
3.1%
3.1%
3.0%

Not at All
Dangerous

Do Not
Know

0.9%
0.7%
1.1%

11.8%
11.7%
12.0%

Not at All
Dangerous

Do Not
Know

Heroin?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

82.0%
81.7%
82.2%

5.7%
6.9%
4.4%

Not Very
Dangerous
1.6%
1.0%
2.3%

1.1%
0.8%
1.5%

9.5%
9.5%
9.5%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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Table I-1:

How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past
School
Ever
Never
Month
Year
Used
Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any inhalant?
All
15.3%
20.2%
34.7%
65.3%
Grade 8
18.7%
25.0%
37.6%
62.4%
Grade 9
11.7%
15.2%
31.6%
68.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Liquid or spray paint?
All
6.2%
9.9%
20.0%
80.0%
Grade 8
7.3%
12.1%
21.5%
78.5%
Grade 9
4.9%
7.7%
18.5%
81.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Whiteout, correction fluid?
All
4.1%
6.5%
13.2%
86.8%
Grade 8
5.2%
8.1%
14.6%
85.4%
Grade 9
3.0%
4.8%
11.7%
88.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Gasoline?
All
2.5%
3.8%
8.4%
91.6%
Grade 8
3.0%
4.8%
9.4%
90.6%
Grade 9
2.0%
2.8%
7.3%
92.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Freon?
All
1.5%
2.4%
5.5%
94.5%
Grade 8
0.9%
2.7%
5.6%
94.4%
Grade 9
2.0%
2.2%
5.4%
94.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Poppers, Locker Room, etc.?
All
1.4%
2.3%
3.7%
96.3%
Grade 8
1.9%
3.1%
4.9%
95.1%
Grade 9
1.0%
1.4%
2.4%
97.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Glue?
All
1.2%
2.4%
4.8%
95.2%
Grade 8
1.2%
3.0%
5.7%
94.3%
Grade 9
1.2%
1.8%
3.8%
96.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Paint, lacquer thinner, etc.? All
3.6%
5.3%
9.6%
90.4%
Grade 8
4.0%
6.4%
10.7%
89.3%
Grade 9
3.2%
4.0%
8.4%
91.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Nitrous oxide, laughing gas? All
1.7%
3.5%
7.1%
92.9%

Grade 8
1.8%
4.1%
8.1%
91.9%
Grade 9
1.6%
2.8%
6.1%
93.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Octane booster?
All
1.4%
2.4%
4.4%
95.6%
Grade 8
1.9%
3.1%
5.5%
94.5%
Grade 9
0.8%
1.6%
3.3%
96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Other sprays?
All
4.1%
6.4%
9.8%
90.2%
Grade 8
4.7%
8.0%
11.9%
88.1%
Grade 9
3.5%
4.7%
7.5%
92.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Other inhalants?
All
8.9%
12.5%
20.3%
79.7%
Grade 8
10.7%
16.5%
24.9%
75.1%
Grade 9
7.0%
8.2%
15.3%
84.7%
______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table I-2:

All
Grade
Grade

How often do you normally use inhalants?

8
9

Never
Used

Every
Day

83.4%
82.1%
84.9%

0.8%
0.7%
0.8%

Several
Times
a Week
1.4%
1.9%
0.8%

Several
Times
a Month

About
Once a
Month

About
Once a
Year

Less Than
Once a
Year

2.2%
3.3%
1.0%

4.0%
4.8%
3.1%

2.8%
4.0%
1.7%

5.4%
3.3%
7.7%

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Spring 1998
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Table I-3:

All
Grade
Grade

Number of different kinds of inhalants used:

8
9

0

1

2-3

4+

69.7%
67.9%
71.6%

9.7%
9.1%
10.4%

11.9%
12.8%
11.0%

8.6%
10.2%
7.0%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table I-4:

Average age of first use of:
Grade
Inhalants

8

11.9

Grade

9

12.6

______________________________________________________________________________________________
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

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

1-3 Days

92.2%
90.0%
94.6%

5.6%
7.5%
3.8%

4-9 Days
1.2%
1.6%
0.8%

10+ Days
0.9%
1.0%
0.8%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table I-6:

School year use of inhalants by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:
Inhalants Users:
Inhalants Non-users:
Average days conduct problems reported:

5.1 days per student
4.0 days per student

Inhalants Users:
Inhalants Non-users:

5.7 days per student
2.5 days per student

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table I-7:

About how many of your close friends use inhalants?
Never heard
None

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

67.8%
65.9%
69.9%

A Few
17.4%
18.0%
16.7%

Some
9.3%
9.4%
9.1%

Most
3.8%
5.1%
2.4%

All
1.7%
1.6%
1.8%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table I-8:

All
Grade
Grade

How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use inhalants?

8
9

Very
Dangerous

Somewhat
Dangerous

69.3%
65.9%
72.8%

15.7%
18.0%
13.3%

Not Very
Dangerous
5.2%
4.5%
5.9%

Not at All
Dangerous

Do Not
Know

1.3%
1.4%
1.3%

8.4%
10.1%
6.7%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table X-1:

Since school began in the fall, have you gotten any information on drugs or
alcohol from the following sources?

Health class

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

No

Yes

55.4%
60.6%
50.0%

44.6%
39.4%
50.0%

No

Yes

49.8%
41.2%
58.6%

50.2%
58.8%
41.4%

No

Yes

75.7%
72.4%
79.1%

24.3%
27.6%
20.9%

No

Yes

67.0%
54.6%
79.8%

33.0%
45.4%
20.2%

No

Yes

An assembly program

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Guidance counselor

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Science class

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Social studies class

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

87.0%
87.3%
86.6%

13.0%
12.7%
13.4%

No

Yes

83.8%
84.0%
83.6%

16.2%
16.0%
16.4%

No

Yes

56.1%
47.2%
65.3%

43.9%
52.8%
34.7%

No

Yes

59.8%
56.7%
63.0%

40.2%
43.3%
37.0%

Student group session

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

An invited school guest

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Some other school source

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

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Any school source

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

No

Yes

34.5%
31.8%
37.3%

65.5%
68.2%
62.7%

______________________________________________________________________________________________
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

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

No

Yes

60.5%
61.3%
59.6%

39.5%
38.7%
40.4%

Another adult in school (such as a nurse or teacher)

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

No

Yes

64.6%
65.2%
64.0%

35.4%
34.8%
36.0%

No

Yes

59.6%
59.8%
59.3%

40.4%
40.2%
40.7%

A counselor or program outside of school

All
Grade
Grade
Your parents

8
9

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

No

Yes

51.2%
51.2%
51.2%

48.8%
48.8%
48.8%

No

Yes

67.7%
67.1%
68.3%

32.3%
32.9%
31.7%

No

Yes

33.0%
35.1%
30.7%

67.0%
64.9%
69.3%

A medical doctor

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Your friends

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

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

All
Grade
Grade

Yes

41.2%
42.1%
40.2%

58.8%
57.9%
59.8%

8
9

No

______________________________________________________________________________________________
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?

All
Grade
Grade

Yes

89.9%
90.1%
89.7%

10.1%
9.9%
10.3%

8
9

No

______________________________________________________________________________________________
Table X-4:

About how many of your friends:

Feel close to their parents?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

None

A Few

Some

Most

All

8.8%
8.5%
9.0%

35.7%
35.9%
35.5%

25.9%
25.8%
26.1%

23.8%
23.0%
24.7%

5.8%
6.8%
4.7%

None

A Few

Some

Most

All

58.5%
59.0%

25.1%
24.2%

10.8%
10.2%

Sometimes carry weapons?

All
Grade

8

3.8%
5.2%

1.8%
1.3%

Grade

9

57.9%

26.0%

11.5%

2.4%

2.2%

None

A Few

Some

Most

All

6.0%
7.0%
4.8%

22.7%
22.3%
23.2%

26.7%
25.5%
28.0%

31.1%
30.4%
31.8%

13.5%
14.7%
12.2%

None

A Few

Some

Most

All

60.8%
53.4%
68.7%

19.2%
22.1%
16.0%

12.0%
15.0%
8.9%

None

A Few

Some

43.8%
47.9%
39.5%

30.5%
26.7%
34.6%

14.5%
15.0%
14.0%

Care about making good grades?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Belong/want to belong to a gang?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

5.6%
7.1%
4.0%

2.4%
2.4%
2.4%

Wish they could drop out of school?

All
Grade
Grade

8
9

Most
7.7%
7.1%
8.3%

All
3.4%
3.3%
3.6%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
Table B1:

Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade
--> All students

Past
School
Ever
Never
Month
Year
Used
Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco
All
26.6%
38.7%
59.9%
40.1%
Grade 8
22.5%
34.0%
54.7%
45.3%
Grade 9
30.9%
43.6%
65.4%
34.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
41.4%
55.7%
76.0%
24.0%
Grade 8
35.1%
49.5%
72.3%
27.7%
Grade 9
47.9%
62.2%
79.8%
20.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
15.3%
20.2%
34.7%
65.3%
Grade 8
18.7%
25.0%
37.6%
62.4%
Grade 9
11.7%
15.2%
31.6%
68.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
26.6%
36.1%
49.5%
50.5%
Grade 8
21.7%
30.3%
43.5%
56.5%
Grade 9
31.8%
42.3%
55.9%
44.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
23.2%
33.1%
47.7%
52.3%
Grade 8
18.7%
27.5%
40.7%
59.3%
Grade 9
28.0%
39.0%
54.9%
45.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
7.2%
12.4%
21.7%
78.3%
Grade 8
4.8%
9.6%
18.5%
81.5%
Grade 9
9.7%
15.5%
25.1%
74.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
8.5%
11.8%
19.3%
80.7%
Grade 8
5.6%
8.5%
16.3%
83.7%
Grade 9
11.7%
15.2%
22.6%
77.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
8.2%
11.3%
18.5%
81.5%
Grade 8
5.1%
7.9%
15.4%
84.6%
Grade 9
11.4%
14.8%
21.8%
78.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.9%
3.0%
5.7%
94.3%
Grade 8
1.6%
3.2%
5.9%
94.1%
Grade 9
2.2%
2.8%
5.5%
94.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
2.3%
3.8%
7.5%
92.5%
Grade 8
1.3%
2.7%
6.1%
93.9%
Grade 9
3.2%
5.0%
9.0%
91.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
4.8%
7.1%
11.1%
88.9%
Grade 8
4.1%
6.4%
10.2%
89.8%
Grade 9
5.5%
8.0%
11.9%
88.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
3.5%
5.7%
9.1%
90.9%
Grade 8
3.0%
5.2%
8.1%
91.9%
Grade 9
4.0%
6.3%
10.2%
89.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
4.1%
5.7%
8.6%
91.4%
Grade 8
4.4%
6.1%
9.3%
90.7%
Grade 9
3.9%
5.3%
8.0%
92.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
1.0%
1.6%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 8
0.8%
1.4%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 9
1.2%
1.9%
2.3%
97.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.3%
1.8%
2.7%
97.3%
Grade 8
0.7%
1.5%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 9
1.9%
2.1%
3.1%
96.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
1.0%
1.5%
3.5%
96.5%
Grade 8
1.4%
2.2%
4.3%
95.7%
Grade 9
0.6%
0.8%
2.7%
97.3%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
Table B2:

Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade
--> Male students

Past
School
Ever
Never
Month
Year
Used
Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco
All
25.4%
38.1%
58.9%
41.1%
Grade 8
20.2%
32.0%
52.8%
47.2%
Grade 9
30.9%
44.4%
65.4%
34.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
35.8%
49.9%
73.0%
27.0%
Grade 8
28.9%
44.0%
67.8%
32.2%
Grade 9
43.2%
56.0%
78.4%
21.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
12.7%
16.3%
32.3%
67.7%
Grade 8
15.4%
20.1%
33.3%
66.7%
Grade 9
9.9%
12.3%
31.3%
68.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
26.8%
36.9%
52.3%
47.7%
Grade 8
21.4%
30.6%
44.4%
55.6%
Grade 9
32.5%
43.6%
60.5%
39.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
23.1%
33.9%
51.5%
48.5%
Grade 8
18.6%
28.2%
43.7%
56.3%
Grade 9
27.8%
39.8%
59.8%
40.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
7.7%
13.9%
24.8%
75.2%
Grade 8
5.8%
11.2%
21.6%
78.4%
Grade 9
9.8%
16.7%
28.2%
71.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
8.9%
12.3%
20.8%
79.2%
Grade 8
5.9%
8.1%
16.0%
84.0%
Grade 9
12.1%
16.7%
25.8%
74.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
8.5%
12.1%
20.2%
79.8%
Grade 8
4.9%
7.4%
15.1%
84.9%
Grade 9
12.3%
17.0%
25.5%
74.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
2.1%
3.3%
6.5%
93.5%
Grade 8
1.7%
3.1%
5.7%
94.3%
Grade 9
2.6%
3.5%
7.4%
92.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
2.7%
4.4%
9.2%
90.8%
Grade 8
1.2%
2.0%
5.8%
94.2%
Grade 9
4.3%
6.8%
12.8%
87.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
4.7%
7.2%
11.0%
89.0%
Grade 8
3.6%
6.0%
9.5%
90.5%
Grade 9
5.9%
8.6%
12.7%
87.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
2.4%
4.6%
7.9%
92.1%
Grade 8
1.8%
4.7%
7.1%
92.9%
Grade 9
3.1%
4.4%
8.8%
91.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
3.1%
4.9%
7.6%
92.4%
Grade 8
2.6%
5.0%
8.5%
91.5%
Grade 9
3.5%
4.8%
6.6%
93.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
1.7%
2.5%
3.2%
96.8%
Grade 8
1.2%
1.5%
2.4%
97.6%
Grade 9
2.2%
3.5%
3.9%
96.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.1%
1.4%
2.7%
97.3%
Grade 8
0.9%
0.9%
1.8%
98.2%
Grade 9
1.3%
1.8%
3.6%
96.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
1.2%
1.7%
3.9%
96.1%
Grade 8
1.2%
2.0%
3.8%
96.2%
Grade 9
1.3%
1.3%
4.0%
96.0%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
Table B3:

Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade
--> Female students

Past
School
Ever
Never
Month
Year
Used
Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco
All
27.7%
39.1%
60.7%
39.3%
Grade 8
24.9%
35.8%
56.5%
43.5%
Grade 9
30.7%
42.6%
65.2%
34.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
46.2%
60.9%
78.7%
21.3%
Grade 8
40.7%
54.6%
76.4%
23.6%
Grade 9
52.0%
67.7%
81.0%
19.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
17.6%
23.6%
36.8%
63.2%
Grade 8
21.6%
29.0%
41.2%
58.8%
Grade 9
13.4%
17.9%
32.1%
67.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
26.3%
35.3%
47.0%
53.0%
Grade 8
21.9%
30.1%
42.5%
57.5%
Grade 9
30.9%
40.9%
51.7%
48.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
23.3%
32.5%
44.2%
55.8%
Grade 8
18.9%
27.2%
38.3%
61.7%
Grade 9
28.0%
38.1%
50.4%
49.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
6.7%
11.2%
19.0%
81.0%
Grade 8
4.0%
8.2%
15.6%
84.4%
Grade 9
9.6%
14.4%
22.5%
77.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
8.1%
11.0%
17.8%
82.2%
Grade 8
5.3%
8.6%
16.4%
83.6%
Grade 9
11.0%
13.6%
19.3%
80.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
7.7%
10.3%
16.8%
83.2%
Grade 8
5.3%
8.1%
15.5%
84.5%
Grade 9
10.3%
12.5%
18.3%
81.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.5%
2.5%
4.7%
95.3%
Grade 8
1.5%
3.1%
5.9%
94.1%
Grade 9
1.5%
1.9%
3.5%
96.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
1.9%
3.4%
6.0%
94.0%
Grade 8
1.5%
3.3%
6.4%
93.6%
Grade 9
2.3%
3.4%
5.7%
94.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
4.9%
7.1%
11.1%
88.9%
Grade 8
4.7%
6.8%
10.9%
89.1%
Grade 9
5.1%
7.5%
11.4%
88.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
4.3%
6.6%
9.9%
90.1%
Grade 8
3.8%
5.4%
8.7%
91.3%
Grade 9
4.8%
8.0%
11.2%
88.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
5.1%
6.5%
9.6%
90.4%
Grade 8
5.9%
7.2%
10.0%
90.0%
Grade 9
4.2%
5.8%
9.2%
90.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
0.3%
0.7%
1.3%
98.7%
Grade 8
0.5%
1.3%
2.1%
97.9%
Grade 9
* %
* %
0.4%
99.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.4%
2.2%
2.7%
97.3%
Grade 8
0.5%
2.1%
2.6%
97.4%
Grade 9
2.4%
2.4%
2.8%
97.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
0.8%
1.1%
2.9%
97.1%
Grade 8
1.5%
2.0%
4.6%
95.4%
Grade 9
* %
* %
1.2%
98.8%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
Table B4:

Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade
--> White students

Past
School
Ever
Never
Month
Year
Used
Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco
All
23.1%
28.3%
45.5%
54.5%
Grade 8
21.6%
27.0%
45.9%
54.1%
Grade 9
25.0%
30.0%
45.0%
55.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
29.2%
41.8%
65.2%
34.8%
Grade 8
32.4%
43.2%
73.0%
27.0%
Grade 9
25.0%
40.0%
55.0%
45.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
9.8%
11.3%
13.4%
86.6%
Grade 8
13.9%
16.7%
16.7%
83.3%
Grade 9
4.8%
4.8%
9.5%
90.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
16.3%
25.3%
38.1%
61.9%
Grade 8
13.5%
21.6%
40.5%
59.5%
Grade 9
20.0%
30.0%
35.0%
65.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
11.7%
20.7%
35.1%
64.9%
Grade 8
5.4%
13.5%
35.1%
64.9%
Grade 9
20.0%
30.0%
35.0%
65.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
4.2%
11.5%
19.0%
81.0%
Grade 8
* %
5.4%
18.9%
81.1%
Grade 9
9.5%
19.0%
19.0%
81.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
8.3%
9.8%
15.1%
84.9%
Grade 8
10.8%
13.5%
18.9%
81.1%
Grade 9
5.0%
5.0%
10.0%
90.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
8.8%
10.4%
16.0%
84.0%
Grade 8
11.1%
13.9%
19.4%
80.6%
Grade 9
5.6%
5.6%
11.1%
88.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.6%
3.2%
4.8%
95.2%
Grade 8
2.7%
5.4%
8.1%
91.9%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
1.6%
1.6%
7.0%
93.0%
Grade 8
2.9%
2.9%
8.6%
91.4%
Grade 9
* %
* %
5.0%
95.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
1.6%
3.3%
5.6%
94.4%
Grade 8
2.8%
5.6%
5.6%
94.4%
Grade 9
* %
* %
5.6%
94.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
2.3%
3.9%
3.9%
96.1%
Grade 8
* %
2.8%
2.8%
97.2%
Grade 9
5.6%
5.6%
5.6%
94.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
* %
1.6%
5.4%
94.6%
Grade 8
* %
2.9%
5.7%
94.3%
Grade 9
* %
* %
5.0%
95.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
6.3%
6.3%
10.9%
89.1%
Grade 8
2.9%
2.9%
2.9%
97.1%
Grade 9
10.5%
10.5%
21.1%
78.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
3.3%
3.3%
7.3%
92.7%
Grade 8
5.9%
5.9%
8.8%
91.2%
Grade 9
* %
* %
5.3%
94.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
* %
* %
5.2%
94.8%
Grade 8
* %
* %
5.4%
94.6%
Grade 9
* %
* %
5.0%
95.0%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
Table B5:

Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade
--> Black students

Past
School
Ever
Never
Month
Year
Used
Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 8
* %
* %
* %
100.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
* %
100.0%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
26.7%
38.9%
61.0%
39.0%
Grade 8
22.8%
34.4%
55.6%
44.4%
Grade 9
30.9%
43.8%
66.7%
33.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
41.6%
56.0%
76.8%
23.2%
Grade 8
35.2%
49.7%
72.6%
27.4%
Grade 9
48.5%
62.8%
81.3%
18.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
15.6%
20.9%
35.6%
64.4%
Grade 8
19.3%
25.9%
38.7%
61.3%
Grade 9
11.7%
15.4%
32.2%
67.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
26.5%
36.3%
49.7%
50.3%
Grade 8
22.0%
30.8%
43.6%
56.4%
Grade 9
31.4%
42.1%
56.4%
43.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
23.4%
33.6%
48.0%
52.0%
Grade 8
19.2%
28.4%
41.0%
59.0%
Grade 9
27.8%
39.3%
55.4%
44.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
7.4%
12.6%
21.9%
78.1%
Grade 8
5.1%
10.0%
18.3%
81.7%
Grade 9
9.8%
15.5%
25.7%
74.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
8.0%
11.3%
19.1%
80.9%
Grade 8
5.4%
8.1%
16.1%
83.9%
Grade 9
10.9%
14.7%
22.3%
77.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
7.6%
10.8%
18.3%
81.7%
Grade 8
4.8%
7.6%
15.4%
84.6%
Grade 9
10.6%
14.2%
21.3%
78.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.7%
2.7%
5.4%
94.6%
Grade 8
1.6%
3.0%
5.3%
94.7%
Grade 9
1.8%
2.5%
5.5%
94.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
2.2%
3.9%
7.3%
92.7%
Grade 8
1.3%
2.7%
5.8%
94.2%
Grade 9
3.2%
5.2%
9.0%
91.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
4.7%
7.1%
11.1%
88.9%
Grade 8
4.1%
6.4%
10.5%
89.5%
Grade 9
5.4%
8.0%
11.7%
88.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
3.4%
5.7%
9.2%
90.8%
Grade 8
3.2%
5.4%
8.4%
91.6%
Grade 9
3.7%
6.1%
10.0%
90.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
4.1%
5.8%
8.6%
91.4%
Grade 8
4.6%
6.4%
9.7%
90.3%
Grade 9
3.4%
5.1%
7.4%
92.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
0.7%
1.4%
1.8%
98.2%
Grade 8
0.8%
1.4%
2.1%
97.9%
Grade 9
0.7%
1.4%
1.4%
98.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.0%
1.5%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 8
0.5%
1.2%
1.7%
98.3%
Grade 9
1.6%
1.9%
2.8%
97.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
1.1%
1.5%
3.4%
96.6%
Grade 8
1.5%
2.2%
4.2%
95.8%
Grade 9
0.7%
0.7%
2.5%
97.5%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
20.2%
32.0%
53.7%
46.3%
Grade 8
18.0%
27.5%
48.7%
51.3%
Grade 9
22.7%
37.0%
59.3%
40.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
36.6%
52.2%
72.6%
27.4%
Grade 8
30.9%
45.8%
69.7%
30.3%
Grade 9
43.0%
59.2%
75.7%
24.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
11.5%
16.4%
28.6%
71.4%
Grade 8
15.2%
21.1%
30.6%
69.4%
Grade 9
7.5%
11.2%
26.4%
73.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
18.8%
27.8%
40.9%
59.1%
Grade 8
14.9%
23.1%
35.3%
64.7%
Grade 9
23.1%
33.0%
47.0%
53.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
15.5%
25.0%
38.7%
61.3%
Grade 8
12.3%
20.8%
32.7%
67.3%
Grade 9
19.1%
29.7%
45.3%
54.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
5.6%
10.8%
20.6%
79.4%
Grade 8
3.3%
8.3%
17.1%
82.9%
Grade 9
8.0%
13.6%
24.4%
75.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
5.5%
7.4%
12.9%
87.1%
Grade 8
2.8%
5.0%
10.0%
90.0%
Grade 9
8.5%
10.1%
16.1%
83.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
5.2%
7.0%
12.1%
87.9%
Grade 8
2.4%
4.3%
8.8%
91.2%
Grade 9
8.3%
9.9%
15.7%
84.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.3%
2.3%
4.0%
96.0%
Grade 8
0.8%
2.2%
3.9%
96.1%
Grade 9
1.9%
2.3%
4.2%
95.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
1.2%
2.5%
4.8%
95.2%
Grade 8
1.4%
2.7%
5.1%
94.9%
Grade 9
0.9%
2.2%
4.4%
95.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
3.0%
4.7%
7.4%
92.6%
Grade 8
2.9%
4.8%
7.5%
92.5%
Grade 9
3.0%
4.7%
7.3%
92.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
2.2%
4.2%
6.6%
93.4%
Grade 8
1.4%
3.5%
6.0%
94.0%
Grade 9
3.0%
5.0%
7.3%
92.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
2.7%
4.4%
6.1%
93.9%
Grade 8
2.5%
4.5%
7.0%
93.0%
Grade 9
2.9%
4.2%
5.2%
94.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
1.3%
1.9%
2.5%
97.5%
Grade 8
0.6%
1.1%
1.9%
98.1%
Grade 9
1.9%
2.9%
3.2%
96.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
0.6%
1.0%
1.5%
98.5%
Grade 8
0.6%
1.3%
1.9%
98.1%
Grade 9
0.7%
0.7%
1.0%
99.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
0.6%
0.9%
2.1%
97.9%
Grade 8
0.8%
1.0%
2.9%
97.1%
Grade 9
0.3%
0.7%
1.3%
98.7%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
38.7%
51.4%
71.9%
28.1%
Grade 8
31.9%
47.0%
67.7%
32.3%
Grade 9
45.4%
55.7%
76.0%
24.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
50.1%
62.6%
82.2%
17.8%
Grade 8
43.6%
57.2%
77.6%
22.4%
Grade 9
56.4%
68.0%
86.7%
13.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
22.9%
28.1%
46.2%
53.8%
Grade 8
26.7%
33.9%
51.8%
48.2%
Grade 9
19.2%
22.5%
40.7%
59.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
40.6%
51.6%
65.7%
34.3%
Grade 8
35.1%
45.0%
60.2%
39.8%
Grade 9
45.9%
57.9%
71.0%
29.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
36.9%
48.0%
64.2%
35.8%
Grade 8
31.0%
41.1%
56.9%
43.1%
Grade 9
42.5%
54.7%
71.3%
28.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
10.0%
15.7%
24.1%
75.9%
Grade 8
7.9%
12.7%
21.4%
78.6%
Grade 9
12.0%
18.6%
26.8%
73.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
13.6%
19.4%
30.8%
69.2%
Grade 8
10.4%
14.9%
28.1%
71.9%
Grade 9
16.7%
23.9%
33.3%
66.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
13.0%
18.8%
30.0%
70.0%
Grade 8
9.7%
14.6%
27.9%
72.1%
Grade 9
16.3%
23.0%
32.0%
68.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
3.1%
4.6%
8.6%
91.4%
Grade 8
3.3%
5.3%
9.8%
90.2%
Grade 9
2.8%
4.0%
7.4%
92.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
4.3%
6.6%
12.4%
87.6%
Grade 8
1.2%
2.9%
7.8%
92.2%
Grade 9
7.3%
10.2%
16.9%
83.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
8.4%
11.6%
18.0%
82.0%
Grade 8
6.8%
9.7%
16.0%
84.0%
Grade 9
10.0%
13.5%
20.0%
80.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
6.1%
8.6%
13.7%
86.3%
Grade 8
6.3%
8.8%
12.6%
87.4%
Grade 9
6.0%
8.3%
14.9%
85.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
7.1%
8.6%
13.8%
86.2%
Grade 8
8.4%
9.7%
14.3%
85.7%
Grade 9
5.8%
7.6%
13.4%
86.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
0.6%
1.0%
1.8%
98.2%
Grade 8
1.3%
2.1%
3.0%
97.0%
Grade 9
* %
* %
0.6%
99.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
2.5%
3.5%
5.1%
94.9%
Grade 8
0.9%
2.2%
3.0%
97.0%
Grade 9
4.2%
4.8%
7.2%
92.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
1.8%
2.9%
6.0%
94.0%
Grade 8
2.5%
4.5%
7.4%
92.6%
Grade 9
1.2%
1.2%
4.7%
95.3%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
22.1%
33.6%
55.5%
44.5%
Grade 8
17.4%
28.0%
49.2%
50.8%
Grade 9
26.9%
39.3%
62.0%
38.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
38.4%
52.2%
72.5%
27.5%
Grade 8
32.0%
45.5%
68.2%
31.8%
Grade 9
44.9%
59.1%
76.9%
23.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
13.2%
17.7%
30.2%
69.8%
Grade 8
15.8%
21.4%
31.2%
68.8%
Grade 9
10.6%
13.9%
29.1%
70.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
21.9%
29.5%
42.7%
57.3%
Grade 8
17.0%
24.0%
36.2%
63.8%
Grade 9
27.0%
35.2%
49.3%
50.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
18.2%
26.3%
40.7%
59.3%
Grade 8
14.0%
21.1%
33.8%
66.2%
Grade 9
22.5%
31.5%
47.7%
52.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
6.4%
10.2%
19.8%
80.2%
Grade 8
4.7%
8.1%
16.8%
83.2%
Grade 9
8.2%
12.4%
22.9%
77.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
6.3%
9.4%
14.1%
85.9%
Grade 8
3.0%
6.7%
11.7%
88.3%
Grade 9
9.6%
12.3%
16.6%
83.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
5.8%
8.8%
13.3%
86.7%
Grade 8
2.6%
5.8%
10.7%
89.3%
Grade 9
9.2%
11.9%
15.9%
84.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.6%
2.7%
4.4%
95.6%
Grade 8
0.9%
3.0%
4.7%
95.3%
Grade 9
2.4%
2.4%
4.1%
95.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
1.7%
3.3%
5.5%
94.5%
Grade 8
0.7%
1.6%
4.2%
95.8%
Grade 9
2.7%
5.0%
6.7%
93.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
3.9%
5.9%
8.7%
91.3%
Grade 8
2.8%
4.5%
7.5%
92.5%
Grade 9
5.0%
7.5%
10.0%
90.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
2.6%
4.3%
7.4%
92.6%
Grade 8
2.4%
4.0%
6.9%
93.1%
Grade 9
2.8%
4.5%
8.0%
92.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
3.0%
4.8%
7.3%
92.7%
Grade 8
1.9%
3.8%
7.1%
92.9%
Grade 9
4.1%
5.8%
7.5%
92.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
0.5%
1.2%
2.0%
98.0%
Grade 8
0.2%
0.7%
1.9%
98.1%
Grade 9
0.7%
1.7%
2.1%
97.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.1%
1.2%
2.2%
97.8%
Grade 8
0.5%
0.7%
1.7%
98.3%
Grade 9
1.7%
1.7%
2.8%
97.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
1.2%
1.6%
2.9%
97.1%
Grade 8
1.4%
2.1%
4.3%
95.7%
Grade 9
1.0%
1.0%
1.4%
98.6%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
33.2%
46.1%
66.2%
33.8%
Grade 8
29.9%
42.7%
62.3%
37.7%
Grade 9
36.8%
49.8%
70.3%
29.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
45.9%
60.8%
81.1%
18.9%
Grade 8
39.8%
55.2%
78.4%
21.6%
Grade 9
52.4%
66.8%
84.1%
15.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
18.2%
23.7%
41.1%
58.9%
Grade 8
22.7%
29.8%
46.6%
53.4%
Grade 9
13.3%
17.1%
35.2%
64.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
33.3%
45.5%
59.2%
40.8%
Grade 8
28.3%
38.9%
53.3%
46.7%
Grade 9
38.8%
52.6%
65.6%
34.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
30.4%
42.8%
57.4%
42.6%
Grade 8
25.2%
36.2%
50.0%
50.0%
Grade 9
36.1%
50.0%
65.4%
34.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
8.3%
15.7%
24.4%
75.6%
Grade 8
5.0%
11.8%
20.7%
79.3%
Grade 9
11.8%
19.9%
28.4%
71.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
11.8%
15.1%
26.8%
73.2%
Grade 8
9.1%
11.0%
22.6%
77.4%
Grade 9
14.7%
19.6%
31.4%
68.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
11.5%
14.8%
26.0%
74.0%
Grade 8
8.6%
10.8%
22.0%
78.0%
Grade 9
14.7%
19.1%
30.4%
69.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
2.3%
3.5%
7.7%
92.3%
Grade 8
2.6%
3.5%
7.7%
92.3%
Grade 9
2.0%
3.6%
7.7%
92.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
3.1%
4.5%
10.4%
89.6%
Grade 8
2.2%
4.2%
8.7%
91.3%
Grade 9
4.0%
5.0%
12.4%
87.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
6.1%
8.7%
14.3%
85.7%
Grade 8
6.1%
8.8%
13.9%
86.1%
Grade 9
6.1%
8.7%
14.8%
85.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
4.7%
7.8%
11.5%
88.5%
Grade 8
3.9%
6.8%
9.7%
90.3%
Grade 9
5.7%
8.9%
13.5%
86.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
5.8%
7.1%
10.6%
89.4%
Grade 8
7.8%
9.4%
12.3%
87.7%
Grade 9
3.6%
4.6%
8.6%
91.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
1.8%
2.0%
2.4%
97.6%
Grade 8
1.6%
2.0%
2.3%
97.7%
Grade 9
2.0%
2.0%
2.5%
97.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.5%
2.6%
3.3%
96.7%
Grade 8
1.0%
2.7%
3.0%
97.0%
Grade 9
2.1%
2.6%
3.6%
96.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
0.7%
1.4%
4.5%
95.5%
Grade 8
1.3%
2.2%
4.5%
95.5%
Grade 9
* %
0.5%
4.5%
95.5%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
23.6%
35.4%
57.1%
42.9%
Grade 8
19.6%
31.1%
51.6%
48.4%
Grade 9
27.8%
39.9%
63.0%
37.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
39.4%
53.3%
74.8%
25.2%
Grade 8
32.0%
45.0%
70.1%
29.9%
Grade 9
47.3%
62.2%
79.8%
20.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
14.0%
18.2%
30.8%
69.2%
Grade 8
17.6%
23.1%
32.7%
67.3%
Grade 9
10.1%
13.0%
28.6%
71.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
23.2%
32.4%
45.3%
54.7%
Grade 8
17.4%
25.5%
38.1%
61.9%
Grade 9
29.4%
39.7%
52.9%
47.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
20.2%
30.2%
43.6%
56.4%
Grade 8
14.5%
23.4%
35.4%
64.6%
Grade 9
26.3%
37.4%
52.3%
47.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
6.5%
11.9%
21.1%
78.9%
Grade 8
3.9%
9.3%
17.9%
82.1%
Grade 9
9.2%
14.8%
24.5%
75.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
6.9%
9.7%
17.3%
82.7%
Grade 8
3.9%
6.6%
13.8%
86.2%
Grade 9
10.1%
13.1%
21.1%
78.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
6.7%
9.2%
16.6%
83.4%
Grade 8
3.6%
6.0%
13.2%
86.8%
Grade 9
10.0%
12.7%
20.2%
79.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.3%
2.2%
4.9%
95.1%
Grade 8
1.4%
2.7%
4.9%
95.1%
Grade 9
1.1%
1.6%
4.9%
95.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
1.3%
2.2%
6.3%
93.7%
Grade 8
0.5%
1.3%
4.1%
95.9%
Grade 9
2.2%
3.2%
8.6%
91.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
3.6%
5.9%
9.7%
90.3%
Grade 8
3.9%
5.3%
8.8%
91.2%
Grade 9
3.4%
6.4%
10.6%
89.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
1.8%
4.1%
7.5%
92.5%
Grade 8
1.6%
3.4%
6.1%
93.9%
Grade 9
1.9%
4.7%
8.9%
91.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
3.8%
5.2%
7.8%
92.2%
Grade 8
3.4%
4.9%
7.4%
92.6%
Grade 9
4.1%
5.5%
8.3%
91.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
0.6%
1.1%
1.8%
98.2%
Grade 8
0.4%
0.5%
1.5%
98.5%
Grade 9
0.8%
1.6%
2.2%
97.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.0%
1.6%
2.4%
97.6%
Grade 8
0.2%
0.9%
1.5%
98.5%
Grade 9
1.9%
2.2%
3.3%
96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
0.6%
1.2%
2.9%
97.1%
Grade 8
0.9%
1.8%
3.1%
96.9%
Grade 9
0.3%
0.6%
2.8%
97.2%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
37.0%
49.5%
67.9%
32.1%
Grade 8
32.7%
44.4%
66.1%
33.9%
Grade 9
41.6%
54.9%
69.9%
30.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
48.2%
64.2%
79.9%
20.1%
Grade 8
44.1%
64.1%
81.2%
18.8%
Grade 9
52.7%
64.3%
78.6%
21.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
19.3%
26.6%
45.1%
54.9%
Grade 8
23.0%
32.2%
52.9%
47.1%
Grade 9
15.2%
20.5%
36.6%
63.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
36.9%
47.9%
61.4%
38.6%
Grade 8
34.7%
45.1%
59.5%
40.5%
Grade 9
39.3%
50.9%
63.4%
36.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
32.0%
41.8%
58.7%
41.3%
Grade 8
31.5%
40.5%
57.1%
42.9%
Grade 9
32.4%
43.2%
60.4%
39.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
8.5%
13.1%
22.4%
77.6%
Grade 8
7.5%
9.8%
19.5%
80.5%
Grade 9
9.6%
16.7%
25.4%
74.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
13.9%
18.1%
25.2%
74.8%
Grade 8
10.6%
13.5%
22.9%
77.1%
Grade 9
17.6%
23.1%
27.8%
72.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
13.6%
17.9%
24.7%
75.3%
Grade 8
10.5%
13.6%
22.2%
77.8%
Grade 9
17.0%
22.6%
27.4%
72.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
4.1%
6.2%
9.2%
90.8%
Grade 8
1.8%
4.8%
9.6%
90.4%
Grade 9
6.7%
7.7%
8.7%
91.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
5.8%
9.6%
12.1%
87.9%
Grade 8
4.3%
7.3%
12.2%
87.8%
Grade 9
7.4%
12.0%
12.0%
88.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
9.5%
12.3%
16.4%
83.6%
Grade 8
5.7%
10.1%
15.2%
84.8%
Grade 9
13.7%
14.7%
17.6%
82.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
9.5%
11.7%
15.2%
84.8%
Grade 8
8.3%
11.5%
14.6%
85.4%
Grade 9
10.9%
11.9%
15.8%
84.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
6.1%
8.3%
12.6%
87.4%
Grade 8
8.2%
10.8%
16.5%
83.5%
Grade 9
3.8%
5.7%
8.5%
91.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
2.8%
3.8%
4.1%
95.9%
Grade 8
2.6%
4.6%
5.2%
94.8%
Grade 9
2.9%
2.9%
2.9%
97.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
2.3%
3.0%
3.6%
96.4%
Grade 8
2.6%
3.8%
5.1%
94.9%
Grade 9
2.0%
2.0%
2.0%
98.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
2.6%
2.9%
6.3%
93.7%
Grade 8
3.1%
3.7%
9.3%
90.7%
Grade 9
1.9%
1.9%
2.9%
97.1%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
29.0%
41.1%
62.8%
37.2%
Grade 8
25.9%
36.9%
61.0%
39.0%
Grade 9
34.1%
48.0%
65.9%
34.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
42.2%
54.0%
75.3%
24.7%
Grade 8
39.2%
51.6%
73.9%
26.1%
Grade 9
47.1%
57.9%
77.7%
22.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
17.5%
22.7%
39.4%
60.6%
Grade 8
18.7%
26.1%
41.7%
58.3%
Grade 9
15.4%
17.1%
35.8%
64.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
29.6%
37.5%
53.0%
47.0%
Grade 8
26.9%
34.6%
50.5%
49.5%
Grade 9
34.1%
42.3%
56.9%
43.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
27.2%
35.9%
51.7%
48.3%
Grade 8
23.8%
32.4%
48.4%
51.6%
Grade 9
32.5%
41.5%
56.9%
43.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
7.9%
12.4%
24.3%
75.7%
Grade 8
6.3%
11.6%
23.5%
76.5%
Grade 9
10.4%
13.6%
25.6%
74.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
8.7%
11.2%
19.7%
80.3%
Grade 8
6.5%
9.3%
17.9%
82.1%
Grade 9
12.5%
14.2%
22.5%
77.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
7.9%
10.1%
17.6%
82.4%
Grade 8
6.1%
8.7%
16.6%
83.4%
Grade 9
10.8%
12.5%
19.2%
80.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
2.0%
3.7%
7.3%
92.7%
Grade 8
1.1%
3.3%
7.0%
93.0%
Grade 9
3.4%
4.3%
7.8%
92.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
1.6%
3.1%
6.4%
93.6%
Grade 8
1.1%
2.9%
5.8%
94.2%
Grade 9
2.5%
3.4%
7.6%
92.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
5.7%
7.0%
9.6%
90.4%
Grade 8
4.9%
6.3%
9.0%
91.0%
Grade 9
7.2%
8.1%
10.8%
89.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
3.7%
4.8%
7.6%
92.4%
Grade 8
3.4%
4.5%
6.0%
94.0%
Grade 9
4.3%
5.2%
10.3%
89.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
4.6%
5.7%
9.2%
90.8%
Grade 8
5.9%
7.0%
11.0%
89.0%
Grade 9
2.6%
3.5%
6.1%
93.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
0.8%
0.8%
1.3%
98.7%
Grade 8
0.7%
0.7%
1.5%
98.5%
Grade 9
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
99.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.9%
2.1%
3.0%
97.0%
Grade 8
0.4%
0.8%
1.1%
98.9%
Grade 9
4.3%
4.3%
6.0%
94.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
1.1%
1.9%
4.4%
95.6%
Grade 8
1.8%
2.5%
5.0%
95.0%
Grade 9
* %
0.8%
3.4%
96.6%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
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
25.5%
37.5%
58.5%
41.5%
Grade 8
20.5%
32.2%
50.8%
49.2%
Grade 9
29.9%
42.2%
65.4%
34.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol
All
41.0%
56.7%
76.5%
23.5%
Grade 8
32.5%
48.2%
71.5%
28.5%
Grade 9
48.4%
64.1%
81.0%
19.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants
All
14.4%
19.1%
32.5%
67.5%
Grade 8
18.8%
24.0%
35.0%
65.0%
Grade 9
10.5%
14.7%
30.4%
69.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug
All
25.1%
35.4%
47.8%
52.2%
Grade 8
18.4%
27.6%
39.2%
60.8%
Grade 9
31.1%
42.3%
55.4%
44.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana
All
21.3%
31.9%
45.6%
54.4%
Grade 8
15.3%
24.4%
36.1%
63.9%
Grade 9
26.6%
38.4%
53.9%
46.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only
All
6.7%
12.4%
20.3%
79.7%
Grade 8
3.9%
8.5%
15.7%
84.3%
Grade 9
9.1%
15.8%
24.4%
75.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack
All
8.5%
11.9%
19.2%
80.8%
Grade 8
4.9%
7.8%
15.2%
84.8%
Grade 9
11.6%
15.6%
22.8%
77.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine
All
8.3%
11.7%
19.0%
81.0%
Grade 8
4.3%
7.3%
14.6%
85.4%
Grade 9
11.8%
15.6%
22.8%
77.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack
All
1.9%
2.8%
5.1%
94.9%
Grade 8
1.9%
3.2%
5.4%
94.6%
Grade 9
1.9%
2.4%
4.9%
95.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Hallucinogens

All
2.6%
4.2%
8.1%
91.9%
Grade 8
1.5%
2.6%
6.3%
93.7%
Grade 9
3.5%
5.6%
9.6%
90.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers
All
4.4%
7.3%
11.7%
88.3%
Grade 8
3.8%
6.4%
10.8%
89.2%
Grade 9
5.0%
8.0%
12.5%
87.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers
All
3.4%
6.2%
9.9%
90.1%
Grade 8
2.8%
5.6%
9.3%
90.7%
Grade 9
3.9%
6.7%
10.3%
89.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol
All
3.9%
5.8%
8.5%
91.5%
Grade 8
3.5%
5.7%
8.3%
91.7%
Grade 9
4.3%
6.0%
8.7%
91.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids
All
1.1%
2.0%
2.7%
97.3%
Grade 8
0.9%
1.8%
2.7%
97.3%
Grade 9
1.4%
2.2%
2.7%
97.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy
All
1.0%
1.7%
2.6%
97.4%
Grade 8
0.9%
2.0%
2.9%
97.1%
Grade 9
1.1%
1.4%
2.2%
97.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin
All
1.0%
1.4%
3.2%
96.8%
Grade 8
1.1%
2.0%
4.0%
96.0%
Grade 9
0.8%
0.8%
2.5%
97.5%

Harlandale
Spring 1998
GENDER
Q1
Frequency
Percent
____________________________
Female
675.1696
52.5
Male
610.1875
47.5
Frequency Missing = 4.64295433

GRADE
Q2
Frequency
Percent
_________________________________
Grade 8
662.8146
51.4
Grade 9
627.1855
48.6

LIVE WITH BOTH PARENTS
Q3
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
532.9281
41.4
Yes
753.6422
58.6
Frequency Missing = 3.42982964

AGE
Q4
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
13
163.7744
12.7
14
573.2808
44.6
15
429.9809
33.4
16
107.0472
8.3

17
18

10.91812
1.213125

0.8
0.1

Frequency Missing = 3.78549692

ETHNICITY
Q5
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
African/American
9.495453
0.7
Mexican/American
1159.617
91.3
Native/American
9.495453
0.7
Other
34.48856
2.7
White
57.20154
4.5
Frequency Missing = 19.70224074

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
ON AVERAGE WHAT GRADES
DO YOU GET
Q6
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Mostly A's
223.7056
17.7
Mostly B's
604.9352
47.8
Mostly C's
351.9741
27.8
Mostly D's
57.9763
4.6
Mostly F's
28.13069
2.2
Frequency Missing = 23.27819323

LENGTH OF TIME IN THIS DISTRICT
Q7
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
<1 year
147.5131
11.5
2-3 years
248.5028
19.4
>4 years
882.0624
69.0
Frequency Missing = 11.92170247

DO YOU HAVE A JOB
Q8
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
1140.918
89.1
Yes
139.2308
10.9
Frequency Missing = 9.85112037

DO YOU GET AN ALLOWANCE

Q9
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
618.9523
48.7
Yes
652.622
51.3
Frequency Missing = 18.42569447

EITHER PARENT COLLEGE GRADUATE
Q10
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Don't Know
285.6079
22.3
No
710.5405
55.4
Yes
286.0711
22.3
Frequency Missing = 7.78053827

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
QUALIFY FOR FREE/REDUCED
PRICE LUNCH
Q11
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Don't Know
269.8621
21.2
No
140.965
11.1
Yes
859.6802
67.7
Frequency Missing = 19.49269631

PARTICIPATE IN ATHLETICS
Q12A
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
680.9678
55.9
Yes
537.9211
44.1
Frequency Missing = 71.11112596

PARTICIPATE IN BAND/ORCHESTRA
Q12B
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
991.6515
87.3
Yes
144.6871
12.7
Frequency Missing = 153.66144395

PARTICIPATE IN CHOIR
Q12C
Frequency
Percent
________________________________

No
Yes

1012.63
111.2848

90.1
9.9

Frequency Missing = 166.08493655

PARTICIPATE IN DRAMA/SPEECH
Q12D
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
1059.498
95.3
Yes
52.49517
4.7
Frequency Missing = 178.00663902

PARTICIPATE IN DRILL
TEAM/CHEERLEADING
Q12E
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
1062.299
93.3
Yes
75.75408
6.7
Frequency Missing = 151.94652913
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
PARTICIPATE IN STUDENT
GOVERNMENT
Q12F
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
1084.93
97.3
Yes
30.55694
2.7
Frequency Missing = 174.5133878

PARTICIPATE IN SCHOOL
NEWSPAPER/YEARBOOK
Q12G
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
1054.919
94.5
Yes
61.71765
5.5
Frequency Missing = 173.36368469

PARTICIPATE IN ACADEMIC
CLUBS/SOCIETIES
Q12H
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
958.0646
86.2
Yes
153.5732
13.8
Frequency Missing = 178.3623063

PARTICIPATE IN SERVICE CLUBS
Q12I

Frequency

Percent

________________________________
No
1068.492
96.3
Yes
41.13868
3.7
Frequency Missing = 180.36946682

PARTICIPATE IN VOE/DE/WORK-STUDY
Q12J
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
1080.496
98.8
Yes
13.28095
1.2
Frequency Missing = 196.22278906

PARTICIPATE IN OTHER CLUBS
Q12K
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
906.1539
79.3
Yes
235.8947
20.7
Frequency Missing = 147.95148778
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR HOME
Q13A
Frequency
Percent
_____________________________________
Very Safe
884.0888
68.8
Somewhat Safe
349.7767
27.2
Not Very Safe
16.71078
1.3
Not Safe At All
4.141164
0.3
Don't Know
29.42652
2.3
Frequency Missing = 5.85607902

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
Q13B
Frequency
Percent
_____________________________________
Very Safe
307.6786
24.2
Somewhat Safe
728.0838
57.3
Not Very Safe
155.5418
12.2
Not Safe At All
38.77585
3.1
Don't Know
40.78301
3.2
Frequency Missing = 19.13702903

DO YOU FEEL SAFE AT SCHOOL
Q13C
Frequency
Percent
_____________________________________
Very Safe
406.6225
31.8
Somewhat Safe
671.3648
52.6
Not Very Safe
105.0345
8.2
Not Safe At All
36.49572
2.9
Don't Know
57.55721
4.5
Frequency Missing = 12.92528273

FRIENDS FEELING CLOSE
TO THEIR PARENTS
Q14A
Frequency
Percent
___________________________
None
111.5385
8.8
A Few
454.5189
35.7
Some
330.2647
25.9
Most
303.7662
23.8
All
73.70278
5.8
Frequency Missing = 16.20898952

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
HOW MANY FRIENDS
CARRY WEAPONS
Q14B
Frequency
Percent
___________________________
None
732.3711
58.5
A Few
314.1191
25.1
Some
135.528
10.8
Most
47.99834
3.8
All
21.91895
1.8
Frequency Missing = 38.06451363

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARE
ABOUT GOOD GRADES
Q14C
Frequency
Percent
___________________________
None
74.56024
6.0
A Few
284.7753
22.7
Some
334.4693
26.7
Most
389.2446
31.1
All
169.1784
13.5
Frequency Missing = 37.77226793

HOW MANY FRIENDS
BELONG TO A GANG
Q14D
Frequency
Percent
___________________________
None
769.082
60.8
A Few
242.3159
19.2
Some
152.3408
12.0
Most
70.56519
5.6
All
29.99173
2.4

Frequency Missing = 25.70444261

FRIENDS WISHING TO
DROP OUT OF SCHOOL
Q14E
Frequency
Percent
___________________________
None
554.7394
43.8
A Few
386.3607
30.5
Some
183.882
14.5
Most
97.25394
7.7
All
43.27268
3.4
Frequency Missing = 24.49131792

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
PARENTS ATTEND PTA/SCHOOL
OPEN HOUSES
Q15
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
801.2463
67.1
Yes
391.9823
32.9
Frequency Missing = 96.77142668

EVER INHALED SPRAY PAINT FOR KICKS
Q16A
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1016.206
80.0
In Your Lifetime
128.4588
10.1
Since School Began
47.85221
3.8
In the Past Month
78.34573
6.2
Frequency Missing = 19.13702903

EVER INHALED WHITEOUT FOR KICKS
Q16B
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1093.758
86.8
In Your Lifetime
84.47478
6.7
Since School Began
29.78219
2.4
In the Past Month
51.63771
4.1
Frequency Missing = 30.34739694

EVER INHALED GASOLINE FOR KICKS

Q16C
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1153.888
91.6
In Your Lifetime
57.91288
4.6
Since School Began
15.99945
1.3
In the Past Month
31.85277
2.5
Frequency Missing = 30.34739694

EVER INHALED FREON FOR KICKS
Q16D
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1176.747
94.5
In Your Lifetime
38.27406
3.1
Since School Began
12.36007
1.0
In the Past Month
18.13345
1.5
Frequency Missing = 44.48580436

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
EVER INHALED POPPERS, ETC. FOR KICKS
Q16E
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1202.159
96.3
In Your Lifetime
18.07003
1.4
Since School Began
10.14337
0.8
In the Past Month
18.07003
1.4
Frequency Missing = 41.55776485

EVER INHALED GLUE FOR KICKS
Q16F
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1176.162
95.2
In Your Lifetime
29.2804
2.4
Since School Began
14.78632
1.2
In the Past Month
14.99586
1.2
Frequency Missing = 54.77529328

EVER INHALED PAINT THINNERS FOR KICKS
Q16G
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1125.465
90.4
In Your Lifetime
54.12738
4.3
Since School Began
20.28673
1.6
In the Past Month
45.13372
3.6
Frequency Missing = 44.98759449

EVER INHALED NITROUS OXIDE FOR KICKS
Q16H
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1143.535
92.9
In Your Lifetime
45.13372
3.7
Since School Began
21.85552
1.8
In the Past Month
20.85194
1.7
Frequency Missing = 58.62421178

EVER INHALED OCTANE BOOSTER FOR KICKS
Q16I
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1170.452
95.6
In Your Lifetime
24.28177
2.0
Since School Began
12.56962
1.0
In the Past Month
16.8569
1.4
Frequency Missing = 65.83953834

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
EVER INHALED OTHER SPRAYS FOR KICKS
Q16J
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1111.536
90.2
In Your Lifetime
41.85001
3.4
Since School Began
27.85773
2.3
In the Past Month
50.63413
4.1
Frequency Missing = 58.12242165

EVER INHALED OTHER INHALANTS FOR KICKS
Q16K
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
990.9016
79.7
In Your Lifetime
96.47918
7.8
Since School Began
44.14942
3.6
In the Past Month
111.056
8.9
Frequency Missing = 47.41384387

RECENT CIGARETTE USE
Q17A
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
520.6892
40.8
In Your Lifetime
271.3482
21.3
Since School Began
156.2338
12.2
In the Past Month
327.946
25.7
Frequency Missing = 13.78274014

RECENT SMOKELESS TOBACCO USE
Q17B
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1142.823
90.3
In Your Lifetime
46.0546
3.6
Since School Began
28.06727
2.2
In the Past Month
48.77309
3.9
Frequency Missing = 24.28177349

RECENT BEER USE
Q17C
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
562.7929
44.9
In Your Lifetime
241.3758
19.2
Since School Began
130.5294
10.4
In the Past Month
319.4541
25.5
Frequency Missing = 35.84780868

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
RECENT WINE COOLER USE
Q17D
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
407.9184
32.9
In Your Lifetime
262.0816
21.1
Since School Began
174.5134
14.1
In the Past Month
396.2118
31.9
Frequency Missing = 49.27488154

RECENT WINE USE
Q17E
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
613.5098
49.7
In Your Lifetime
242.4235
19.7
Since School Began
133.0383
10.8
In the Past Month
244.4748
19.8
Frequency Missing = 56.55362968

RECENT LIQUOR USE
Q17F
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
538.5497
43.5
In Your Lifetime
214.9407
17.3
Since School Began
146.3827
11.8
In the Past Month
339.0737
27.4
Frequency Missing = 51.05321794

RECENT MARIJUANA USE
Q18A
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
663.1596
52.3
In Your Lifetime
184.0088
14.5
Since School Began
125.3846
9.9
In the Past Month
294.3783
23.2
Frequency Missing = 23.0686488

RECENT COCAINE USE
Q18B
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1014.174
81.5
In Your Lifetime
90.47698
7.3
Since School Began
38.62973
3.1
In the Past Month
101.7315
8.2
Frequency Missing = 44.98759449

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
RECENT CRACK USE
Q18C
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1163.466
94.3
In Your Lifetime
32.91977
2.7
Since School Began
13.92886
1.1
In the Past Month
23.63386
1.9
Frequency Missing = 56.05183955

RECENT HALLUCINOGEN USE
Q18E
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1148.762
92.5
In Your Lifetime
45.69893
3.7
Since School Began
19.4927
1.6
In the Past Month
27.98457
2.3
Frequency Missing = 48.06175685

RECENT UPPER USE
Q18F
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1066.86
88.9
In Your Lifetime
47.05818
3.9
Since School Began
28.27681
2.4
In the Past Month
57.26496
4.8
Frequency Missing = 90.54040069

RECENT DOWNER USE
Q18G
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1097.855
90.9
In Your Lifetime
41.05597
3.4
Since School Began
27.06369
2.2
In the Past Month
41.91343
3.5
Frequency Missing = 82.11194944

RECENT ROHYPNOL USE
Q18H
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1116.115
91.4
In Your Lifetime
35.49214
2.9
Since School Began
19.63882
1.6
In the Past Month
50.48801
4.1
Frequency Missing = 68.26578772

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
RECENT STEROID USE
Q18I
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1182.457
97.8
In Your Lifetime
7.570994
0.6
Since School Began
7.069204
0.6
In the Past Month
12.42349
1.0
Frequency Missing = 80.47973589

RECENT ECSTASY USE
Q18J
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1158.467
97.3
In Your Lifetime
10.35291
0.9
Since School Began
6.357869
0.5
In the Past Month
15.20541
1.3
Frequency Missing = 99.61676492

RECENT HEROIN USE
Q18K
Frequency
Percent
________________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1176.245
96.5
In Your Lifetime
24.63744
2.0
Since School Began
6.357869
0.5
In the Past Month
12.21395
1.0
Frequency Missing = 70.54591425

TOBACCO USE IN PAST MONTH
Q19A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never Heard/Used
911.6295
73.6
1-2 times
157.7392
12.7
3-10 times
75.83678
6.1
11+ times
93.59528
7.6
Frequency Missing = 51.19934079

ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH
Q19B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never Heard/Used
646.2834
53.4
1-2 times
274.9242
22.7
3-10 times
184.7395
15.3
11+ times
103.7194
8.6
Frequency Missing = 80.33361304

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
INHALANT USE IN PAST MONTH
Q19C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1094.762
89.1
1-2 times
83.84614
6.8
3-10 times
39.27764
3.2
11+ times
11.21037
0.9
Frequency Missing = 60.90433831

MARIJUANA USE IN PAST MONTH
Q19D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never Heard/Used
793.4601
66.3
1-2 times
170.7279
14.3
3-10 times
100.3281
8.4
11+ times
131.8693
11.0
Frequency Missing = 93.61456305

COCAINE USE IN PAST MONTH
Q19E
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1034.734
87.5
1-2 times
96.25036
8.1
3-10 times
23.77998
2.0
11+ times
27.83845
2.4
Frequency Missing = 107.39730319

CRACK USE IN PAST MONTH
Q19F
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never Heard/Used
1166.896
96.5
1-2 times
30.84919
2.6
3-10 times
5.354289
0.4
11+ times
6.567414
0.5
Frequency Missing = 80.33361304

CLOSE FRIENDS USE CIGARETTES
Q20A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
275.9663
21.9
A few
433.6035
34.4
Some
276.8928
22.0
Most
205.2165
16.3
All
68.68488
5.4
Frequency Missing = 29.63606238

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
CLOSE FRIENDS USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO
Q20B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
946.8928
77.1
A few
165.4563
13.5
Some
66.25863
5.4
Most
34.84423
2.8
All
15.35153
1.2
Frequency Missing = 61.19658401

CLOSE FRIENDS USE BEER
Q20C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
266.2613
21.3
A few
328.15
26.3
Some
297.3256
23.8
Most
241.5468
19.4
All
114.3011
9.2
Frequency Missing = 42.41522226

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE COOLERS
Q20D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
297.8219
24.0
A few
312.8426
25.2
Some
265.9112
21.5
Most
237.2788
19.1
All
125.5942
10.1
Frequency Missing = 50.55142781

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE
Q20E
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
519.4761
42.1
A few
300.9843
24.4
Some
195.0731
15.8
Most
142.0954
11.5
All
75.67138
6.1
Frequency Missing = 56.69975253

CLOSE FRIENDS USE LIQUOR
Q20F
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
348.7482
28.7
A few
285.4232
23.5
Some
228.4946
18.8
Most
232.5531
19.1
All
119.2363
9.8
Frequency Missing = 75.54453586
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
CLOSE FRIENDS USE INHALANTS
Q20G
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
837.469
67.8
A few
214.3755
17.4
Some
114.6126
9.3
Most
47.14088
3.8
All
21.20761
1.7
Frequency Missing = 55.19438214

CLOSE FRIENDS USE MARIJUANA
Q20H
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never heard/None
362.1753
29.0
A few
264.6347
21.2
Some
190.2206
15.2
Most
261.3317
20.9
All
170.9374
13.7
Frequency Missing = 40.70030744

DIFFICULT TO GET CIGARETTES
Q21A
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
124.9214
10.0
Impossible
117.2043
9.3
Very difficult
32.14501
2.6
Somewhat diff
106.3937
8.5
Somewhat easy
290.4218
23.1
Very easy
583.7773
46.5
Frequency Missing = 35.13647412

DIFFICULT TO GET SMOKELESS TOBACCO
Q21B
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
370.0827
30.4
Impossible
204.2514
16.8
Very difficult
84.11911
6.9
Somewhat diff
164.8718
13.6
Somewhat easy
171.2931
14.1
Very easy
221.4062
18.2
Frequency Missing = 73.97574389

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DIFFICULT TO GET BEER
Q21C
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
114.0667
9.3
Impossible
111.4116
9.0
Very difficult
45.27984
3.7
Somewhat diff
154.0998
12.5
Somewhat easy
300.5652
24.4
Very easy
507.3753
41.2
Frequency Missing = 57.20154266

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE COOLERS
Q21D
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
117.7061
9.6
Impossible
93.27818
7.6
Very difficult
33.42156
2.7
Somewhat diff
165.6024
13.6
Somewhat easy
284.3562
23.3
Very easy
526.3662
43.1
Frequency Missing = 69.26936798

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE
Q21E
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
154.2652
12.7
Impossible
144.4141
11.9
Very difficult
83.84614
6.9
Somewhat diff
191.8721
15.8
Somewhat easy
240.499
19.8
Very easy
400.9816
33.0

Frequency Missing = 74.12186674

DIFFICULT TO GET LIQUOR
Q21F
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
126.992
10.5
Impossible
148.3457
12.3
Very difficult
79.26661
6.6
Somewhat diff
159.0984
13.2
Somewhat easy
224.5823
18.7
Very easy
465.5253
38.7
Frequency Missing = 86.18969206

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DIFFICULT TO GET INHALANTS
Q21G
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
260.8243
21.3
Impossible
169.9531
13.9
Very difficult
39.13152
3.2
Somewhat diff
97.90185
8.0
Somewhat easy
145.9636
11.9
Very easy
511.8914
41.8
Frequency Missing = 64.33416795

DIFFICULT TO GET MARIJUANA
Q21H
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
129.7105
10.8
Impossible
179.2583
14.9
Very difficult
81.98511
6.8
Somewhat diff
139.3135
11.6
Somewhat easy
192.0816
16.0
Very easy
479.5369
39.9
Frequency Missing = 88.11415131

DIFFICULT TO GET COCAINE
Q21I
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
217.7612
18.0
Impossible
296.9451
24.6
Very difficult
154.2459
12.8
Somewhat diff
182.3766
15.1
Somewhat easy
143.0163
11.9
Very easy
212.3932
17.6

Frequency Missing = 83.26165255

DIFFICULT TO GET CRACK
Q21J
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
262.247
22.1
Impossible
333.0025
28.0
Very difficult
168.2382
14.2
Somewhat diff
178.8641
15.0
Somewhat easy
122.8123
10.3
Very easy
123.7966
10.4
Frequency Missing = 101.03943404

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DIFFICULT TO GET HALLUCINOGENS
Q21L
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
455.3515
37.6
Impossible
294.0612
24.3
Very difficult
149.4569
12.4
Somewhat diff
139.4403
11.5
Somewhat easy
77.04991
6.4
Very easy
94.30662
7.8
Frequency Missing = 80.33361304

DIFFICULT TO GET UPPERS
Q21M
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
431.5081
36.5
Impossible
244.2211
20.6
Very difficult
124.6733
10.5
Somewhat diff
136.8045
11.6
Somewhat easy
106.2476
9.0
Very easy
139.5038
11.8
Frequency Missing = 107.04163591

DIFFICULT TO GET DOWNERS
Q21N
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
411.1579
35.9
Impossible
240.7913
21.0
Very difficult
114.8222
10.0
Somewhat diff
143.9372
12.6
Somewhat easy
105.8919
9.2
Very easy
129.1508
11.3

Frequency Missing = 144.24869213

DIFFICULT TO GET ROHYPNOL
Q21O
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
523.1596
43.6
Impossible
222.3022
18.5
Very difficult
111.1828
9.3
Somewhat diff
126.2421
10.5
Somewhat easy
90.68652
7.6
Very easy
126.6612
10.6
Frequency Missing = 89.76564455

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DIFFICULT TO GET STEROIDS
Q21P
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
328.944
28.5
Impossible
364.6264
31.6
Very difficult
156.0243
13.5
Somewhat diff
124.7367
10.8
Somewhat easy
80.33361
7.0
Very easy
100.0166
8.7
Frequency Missing = 135.31845075

DIFFICULT TO GET ECSTASY
Q21Q
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
562.1836
47.4
Impossible
263.0659
22.2
Very difficult
116.391
9.8
Somewhat diff
109.9504
9.3
Somewhat easy
60.90434
5.1
Very easy
73.6008
6.2
Frequency Missing = 103.90405197

DIFFICULT TO GET HEROIN
Q21R
Frequency
Percent
____________________________________
Never heard of
315.2247
26.5
Impossible
382.6964
32.2
Very difficult
170.0166
14.3
Somewhat diff
117.458
9.9
Somewhat easy
91.89965
7.7
Very easy
111.8749
9.4

Frequency Missing = 100.82988961

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CIGARETTES
Q22A
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
488.1251
38.6
9 or younger
113.2534
9.0
10 years old
103.0466
8.1
11 years old
128.0397
10.1
12 years old
159.9559
12.6
13 years old
166.5867
13.2
14 years old
73.66422
5.8
15 years old
27.19053
2.1
16 years old
2.426249
0.2
17 years old
1.213125
0.1
18 or older
1.714915
0.1
Frequency Missing = 24.78356362

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
AGE WHEN FIRST USED
SMOKELESS TOBACCO
Q22B
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
1083.215
89.6
9 or younger
16.71078
1.4
10 years old
9.997243
0.8
11 years old
32.5641
2.7
12 years old
24.28177
2.0
13 years old
18.57182
1.5
14 years old
13.84616
1.1
15 years old
9.34933
0.8
Frequency Missing = 81.46403646

AGE WHEN FIRST USED BEER
Q22C
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
461.0422
37.6
9 or younger
157.1106
12.8
10 years old
91.18831
7.4
11 years old
101.6873
8.3
12 years old
153.6807
12.5
13 years old
162.8012
13.3
14 years old
71.02842
5.8
15 years old
20.41358
1.7
16 years old
6.065623
0.5
18 or older
0.857457
0.1
Frequency Missing = 64.12462352

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE COOLERS
Q22D

Frequency

Percent

___________________________________
Never used it
356.6556
29.5
9 or younger
113.7552
9.4
10 years old
96.33306
8.0
11 years old
118.0425
9.8
12 years old
208.0176
17.2
13 years old
165.8947
13.7
14 years old
116.8542
9.7
15 years old
28.04799
2.3
16 years old
4.852499
0.4
Frequency Missing = 81.54673773

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE
Q22E
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
559.5285
46.2
9 or younger
60.98704
5.0
10 years old
50.27846
4.2
11 years old
94.82769
7.8
12 years old
126.6805
10.5
13 years old
178.3816
14.7
14 years old
100.7279
8.3
15 years old
31.83349
2.6
16 years old
7.278748
0.6
18 or older
0.857457
0.1
Frequency Missing = 78.61869822

AGE WHEN FIRST USED LIQUOR
Q22F
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
509.625
42.4
9 or younger
49.77667
4.1
10 years old
41.70389
3.5
11 years old
72.76262
6.1
12 years old
126.4709
10.5
13 years old
202.6634
16.9
14 years old
137.8523
11.5
15 years old
51.38961
4.3
16 years old
8.491873
0.7
18 or older
0.857457
0.1
Frequency Missing = 88.40639701

AGE WHEN FIRST USED INHALANTS

Q22G
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
982.3656
79.4
9 or younger
21.7094
1.8
10 years old
16.14557
1.3
11 years old
42.77089
3.5
12 years old
49.56713
4.0
13 years old
71.98786
5.8
14 years old
32.98319
2.7
15 years old
18.69866
1.5
18 or older
0.857457
0.1
Frequency Missing = 52.91425561

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
AGE WHEN FIRST USED MARIJUANA
Q22H
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
607.7557
50.6
9 or younger
33.6311
2.8
10 years old
42.05955
3.5
11 years old
75.48111
6.3
12 years old
124.9655
10.4
13 years old
177.5876
14.8
14 years old
94.87183
7.9
15 years old
37.75299
3.1
16 years old
6.065623
0.5
18 or older
1.213125
0.1
Frequency Missing = 88.61594144

AGE WHEN FIRST USED COCAINE
Q22I
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
975.4618
81.0
9 or younger
7.069204
0.6
10 years old
5.500412
0.5
11 years old
16.56466
1.4
12 years old
33.06589
2.7
13 years old
63.14032
5.2
14 years old
58.54151
4.9
15 years old
36.1842
3.0
16 years old
8.491873
0.7
Frequency Missing = 85.98014763

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CRACK
Q22J

Frequency

Percent

___________________________________
Never used it
1098.128
94.0
9 or younger
2.92804
0.3
10 years old
2.92804
0.3
11 years old
4.642954
0.4
12 years old
9.641576
0.8
13 years old
20.49628
1.8
14 years old
19.84836
1.7
15 years old
10.20679
0.9
Frequency Missing = 121.18004333

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
AGE WHEN FIRST USED HALLUCINOGENS
Q22L
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
1123.559
93.1
9 or younger
4.141164
0.3
10 years old
4.287287
0.4
11 years old
2.572372
0.2
12 years old
6.713536
0.6
13 years old
22.21119
1.8
14 years old
26.06011
2.2
15 years old
13.34437
1.1
16 years old
3.639374
0.3
18 or older
0.857457
0.1
Frequency Missing = 82.61373957

AGE WHEN FIRST USED UPPERS
Q22M
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
1030.301
89.0
9 or younger
5.500412
0.5
10 years old
4.642954
0.4
11 years old
5.856079
0.5
12 years old
17.21257
1.5
13 years old
39.77943
3.4
14 years old
38.33748
3.3
15 years old
15.05929
1.3
16 years old
1.213125
0.1
Frequency Missing = 132.09816554

AGE WHEN FIRST USED DOWNERS
Q22N

Frequency

Percent

___________________________________
Never used it
1021.872
90.1
9 or younger
3.42983
0.3
10 years old
2.572372
0.2
11 years old
4.642954
0.4
12 years old
18.07003
1.6
13 years old
39.63331
3.5
14 years old
25.05653
2.2
15 years old
17.12987
1.5
16 years old
1.213125
0.1
Frequency Missing = 156.37993903

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
AGE WHEN FIRST USED ROHYPNOL
Q22O
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
1105.47
92.3
9 or younger
6.002202
0.5
10 years old
2.92804
0.2
11 years old
12.92528
1.1
12 years old
18.21615
1.5
13 years old
27.56548
2.3
14 years old
15.85332
1.3
15 years old
6.923081
0.6
16 years old
2.426249
0.2
Frequency Missing = 91.6901038

AGE WHEN FIRST USED STEROIDS
Q22P
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
1099.633
97.5
9 or younger
5.354289
0.5
11 years old
2.92804
0.3
12 years old
1.714915
0.2
13 years old
8.574574
0.8
14 years old
5.709956
0.5
15 years old
2.426249
0.2
16 years old
1.213125
0.1
Frequency Missing = 162.44556248

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ECSTASY
Q22Q
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
1142.614
97.8

12
13
14
15
16

years
years
years
years
years

old
old
old
old
old

1.213125
12.71574
7.424871
3.639374
1.213125

0.1
1.1
0.6
0.3
0.1

Frequency Missing = 121.18004333

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HEROIN
Q22R
Frequency
Percent
___________________________________
Never used it
1121.406
96.3
9 or younger
2.070582
0.2
11 years old
3.785497
0.3
12 years old
6.713536
0.6
13 years old
11.00082
0.9
14 years old
11.00082
0.9
15 years old
6.065623
0.5
16 years old
2.070582
0.2
18 or older
0.857457
0.1
Frequency Missing = 125.02896183

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CIGARETTES
Q23A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
59.0433
4.8
Several times/wk
111.6653
9.0
Several times/mo
111.8307
9.0
About once/month
140.8189
11.3
About once/year
126.7439
10.2
< once/year
129.6719
10.4
Never used
561.5991
45.2
Frequency Missing = 48.62696856

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE
SMOKELESS TOBACCO
Q23B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
2.92804
0.3
Several times/wk
14.13841
1.2
Several times/mo
15.35153
1.3
About once/month
19.99449
1.7
About once/year
19.63882
1.7
< once/year
38.27406
3.3
Never used
1058.996
90.6
Frequency Missing = 120.6782532

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE BEER
Q23C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
12.06783
1.0
Several times/wk
97.67303
8.2
Several times/mo
157.6565
13.3

About once/month
About once/year
< once/year
Never used

165.1006
131.0312
106.0381
514.6043

13.9
11.1
9.0
43.5

Frequency Missing = 105.82851122

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE COOLERS
Q23D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
7.926661
0.7
Several times/wk
90.68652
7.9
Several times/mo
194.3425
16.9
About once/month
204.4417
17.7
About once/year
178.2989
15.5
< once/year
103.7579
9.0
Never used
373.5125
32.4
Frequency Missing = 137.03336557

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE
Q23E
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
2.92804
0.3
Several times/wk
52.26634
4.5
Several times/mo
104.5327
9.0
About once/month
148.0149
12.8
About once/year
165.3736
14.3
< once/year
112.3325
9.7
Never used
569.8814
49.3
Frequency Missing = 134.67053777

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE LIQUOR
Q23F
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
2.572372
0.2
Several times/wk
94.95453
8.1
Several times/mo
156.8624
13.4
About once/month
180.852
15.5
About once/year
144.6044
12.4
< once/year
76.12903
6.5
Never used
513.5566
43.9
Frequency Missing = 120.46870877

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE INHALANTS
Q23G
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
9.139786
0.8
Several times/wk
16.8569
1.4
Several times/mo
26.6446
2.2
About once/month
48.20788
4.0

About once/year
< once/year
Never used

34.57126
65.46459
1012.713

2.8
5.4
83.4

Frequency Missing = 76.40199327

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE MARIJUANA
Q23H
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
43.48222
3.8
Several times/wk
115.9526
10.2
Several times/mo
112.4593
9.9
About once/month
124.0254
10.9
About once/year
79.89524
7.0
< once/year
68.26579
6.0
Never used
597.1739
52.3
Frequency Missing = 148.74552361

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE COCAINE
Q23I
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
4.496831
0.4
Several times/wk
21.56328
1.9
Several times/mo
39.69673
3.4
About once/month
52.26634
4.5
About once/year
45.69893
4.0
< once/year
39.13152
3.4
Never used
953.8985
82.5
Frequency Missing = 133.24786865

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CRACK
Q23J
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
1.213125
0.1
Several times/wk
7.424871
0.7
Several times/mo
11.56604
1.0
About once/month
15.14199
1.4
About once/year
17.77778
1.6
< once/year
14.6402
1.3
Never used
1048.644
93.9
Frequency Missing = 173.59250881

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HALLUCINOGENS
Q23L
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
0.857457
0.1
Several times/wk
4.998622
0.4
Several times/mo
9.997243
0.8
About once/month
17.42211
1.5

About once/year
< once/year
Never used

18.42569
19.4927
1117.913

1.5
1.6
94.0

Frequency Missing = 100.89331119

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE UPPERS
Q23M
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
0.857457
0.1
Several times/wk
10.35291
0.9
Several times/mo
17.56824
1.6
About once/month
39.19494
3.6
About once/year
27.92115
2.5
< once/year
25.34878
2.3
Never used
977.9515
89.0
Frequency Missing = 190.80507859

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE DOWNERS
Q23N
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Several times/wk
9.495453
0.8
Several times/mo
23.06865
2.0
About once/month
29.13427
2.6
About once/year
26.41578
2.3
< once/year
19.4927
1.7
Never used
1024.864
90.5
Frequency Missing = 157.52964214

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ROHYPNOL
Q23O
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
0.857457
0.1
Several times/wk
20.49628
1.7
Several times/mo
16.71078
1.4
About once/month
30.49352
2.6
About once/year
10.8547
0.9
< once/year
6.211746
0.5
Never used
1086.835
92.7
Frequency Missing = 117.54066926

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE STEROIDS
Q23P
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
5.709956
0.5
Several times/wk
0.857457
0.1
Several times/mo
4.852499
0.5
About once/month
7.424871
0.7
About once/year
0.857457
0.1

< once/year
Never used

6.859659
1049.92

0.6
97.5

Frequency Missing = 213.51806011

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ECSTASY
Q23Q
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Several times/wk
0.857457
0.1
Several times/mo
4.287287
0.4
About once/month
5.709956
0.5
About once/year
6.211746
0.6
< once/year
6.713536
0.6
Never used
1073.91
97.8
Frequency Missing = 192.31044898

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HEROIN
Q23R
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Every day
1.213125
0.1
Several times/wk
6.211746
0.6
Several times/mo
4.642954
0.4
About once/month
7.717117
0.7
About once/year
8.282328
0.7
< once/year
15.49765
1.4
Never used
1080.915
96.1
Frequency Missing = 165.51972484

HOW MANY CIGARETTES IN PAST 30 DAYS
Q24
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
None
875.8643
69.5
Less than 1
222.6386
17.7
> 1 and < 10
121.8087
9.7
> 10 and < 1pk
21.06149
1.7
> 1pk and < 2pks
12.21395
1.0
More than 2pks
7.424871
0.6
Frequency Missing = 28.9881494

AMOUNT OF BEER AT ONE TIME
Q25A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
560.3667
44.9
12+ drinks
72.88946
5.8
9-11 drinks
51.40889
4.1
5-8 drinks
104.9518
8.4
3-4 drinks
99.61676
8.0

2 drinks
1 drink
< 1 drink

122.247
114.0474
123.2699

9.8
9.1
9.9

Frequency Missing = 41.20209757

AMOUNT OF WINE COOLERS AT ONE TIME
Q25B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
401.6432
32.6
12+ drinks
115.6604
9.4
9-11 drinks
66.25863
5.4
5-8 drinks
152.01
12.3
3-4 drinks
148.5994
12.1
2 drinks
150.2509
12.2
1 drink
121.828
9.9
< 1 drink
75.12545
6.1
Frequency Missing = 58.62421178

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
AMOUNT OF WINE AT ONE TIME
Q25C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
602.6551
49.7
12+ drinks
39.69673
3.3
9-11 drinks
32.62752
2.7
5-8 drinks
54.1908
4.5
3-4 drinks
82.04853
6.8
2 drinks
117.9598
9.7
1 drink
138.8944
11.5
< 1 drink
144.8773
11.9
Frequency Missing = 77.04990625

AMOUNT OF LIQUOR AT ONE TIME
Q25D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
522.9886
42.5
12+ drinks
70.75546
5.8
9-11 drinks
58.68763
4.8
5-8 drinks
95.60244
7.8
3-4 drinks
127.0995
10.3
2 drinks
117.8136
9.6
1 drink
120.6148
9.8
< 1 drink
116.0353
9.4
Frequency Missing = 60.40254818

BEERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME
Q26A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
605.7927
48.4
Never 5+ at time
181.6653
14.5

Every day
Several times/wk
Several times/mo
About once/month
< once/month
< once/year

4.141164
73.89304
116.4544
95.32948
91.04219
82.84256

0.3
5.9
9.3
7.6
7.3
6.6

Frequency Missing = 38.83926977

WINE COOLERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME
Q26B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
446.5674
36.1
Never 5+ at time
193.7965
15.7
Every day
8.637996
0.7
Several times/wk
84.68432
6.9
Several times/mo
152.8674
12.4
About once/month
131.6791
10.7
< once/month
126.89
10.3
< once/year
90.89607
7.4
Frequency Missing = 53.98125745

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
WINE, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME
Q26C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
628.6518
51.7
Never 5+ at time
139.6692
11.5
Every day
4.998622
0.4
Several times/wk
43.69177
3.6
Several times/mo
73.32783
6.0
About once/month
94.26248
7.8
< once/month
110.0331
9.1
< once/year
120.9705
10.0
Frequency Missing = 74.39483275

LIQUOR, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME
Q26D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never drink this
544.971
44.7
Never 5+ at time
134.9628
11.1
Every day
8.637996
0.7
Several times/wk
70.25367
5.8
Several times/mo
133.3747
10.9
About once/month
111.748
9.2
< once/month
116.0987
9.5
< once/year
98.40364
8.1
Frequency Missing = 71.54949451

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM HOME
Q27A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Do not Drink
432.9942
34.6
Never
372.032
29.8

Seldom
Most of the Time
Always

305.8175
112.542
26.62532

24.5
9.0
2.1

Frequency Missing = 39.98897288

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM FRIENDS
Q27B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Do not Drink
336.1593
27.2
Never
220.7334
17.9
Seldom
242.0678
19.6
Most of the Time
280.1958
22.7
Always
154.6457
12.5
Frequency Missing = 56.1979624

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM A STORE
Q27C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Do not Drink
370.7306
30.1
Never
529.4982
43.0
Seldom
160.2289
13.0
Most of the Time
116.016
9.4
Always
55.61347
4.5
Frequency Missing = 57.91287722

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT PARTIES
Q27D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Do not Drink
320.1599
26.2
Never
120.0496
9.8
Seldom
193.5236
15.8
Most of the Time
268.3375
21.9
Always
321.3786
26.3
Frequency Missing = 66.5508729

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM OTHER
Q27E
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Do not Drink
370.9401
31.0
Never
278.5636
23.3
Seldom
236.9231
19.8
Most of the Time
149.3107
12.5
Always
161.6515
13.5
Frequency Missing = 92.61098279

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE TOBACCO
Q28A
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
458.3871
37.3
Somewhat
376.1097
30.6
Not very
202.9997
16.5
Not at all
44.27626
3.6
Don't know
146.6749
11.9
Frequency Missing = 61.55225129

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE ALCOHOL
Q28B
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
476.8569
39.7
Somewhat
380.7527
31.7
Not very
218.7896
18.2
Not at all
45.63551
3.8
Don't know
77.6344
6.5
Frequency Missing = 90.33085626

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE INHALANTS
Q28C
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
817.6014
69.3
Somewhat
185.3239
15.7
Not very
61.40613
5.2
Not at all
15.85332
1.3
Don't know
99.69947
8.4
Frequency Missing = 110.11579827

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE MARIJUANA
Q28D
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
569.6526
48.6
Somewhat
268.922
22.9
Not very
163.8682
14.0
Not at all
97.81915
8.3
Don't know
72.48965
6.2

Frequency Missing = 117.24842356

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE COCAINE
Q28E
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
897.6813
76.0
Somewhat
142.3877
12.0
Not very
41.05597
3.5
Not at all
16.92032
1.4
Don't know
83.84614
7.1
Frequency Missing = 108.10863775

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE CRACK
Q28F
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
905.4618
78.3
Somewhat
112.9804
9.8
Not very
25.91399
2.2
Not at all
9.139786
0.8
Don't know
102.9832
8.9
Frequency Missing = 133.52083466

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE ECSTASY
Q28G
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
812.7682
69.2
Somewhat
99.05155
8.4
Not very
33.48498
2.9
Not at all
13.28095
1.1
Don't know
215.7348
18.4
Frequency Missing = 115.67963159

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE STEROIDS
Q28H
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
836.3386
71.7
Somewhat
146.1097
12.5
Not very
35.84781
3.1
Not at all
10.35291
0.9
Don't know
138.2465
11.8

Frequency Missing = 123.10450258

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE HEROIN
Q28I
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
Very
978.6628
82.0
Somewhat
68.34849
5.7
Not very
19.34657
1.6
Not at all
13.63662
1.1
Don't know
113.7552
9.5
Frequency Missing = 96.25035686

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
USE MARIJUANA AS JOINTS
Q29A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never
515.5886
53.2
Seldom
106.4571
11.0
Half the time
103.9675
10.7
Most of the time
139.5865
14.4
Always
81.40061
8.4
Don't know
22.63028
2.3
Frequency Missing = 320.36943128

USE MARIJUANA AS BLUNTS
Q29B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never
591.5715
61.6
Seldom
120.4494
12.6
Half the time
96.10423
10.0
Most of the time
74.33141
7.7
Always
53.83513
5.6
Don't know
23.34161
2.4
Frequency Missing = 330.3666745

USE MARIJUANA IN BONGS OR WATER PIPES
Q29C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never
635.0538
66.1
Seldom
129.297
13.5
Half the time
57.76675
6.0
Most of the time
73.47395
7.6
Always
40.19852
4.2
Don't know
24.70086
2.6

Frequency Missing = 329.50921709

USE MARIJUANA IN PIPES
Q29D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never
616.0629
64.5
Seldom
133.7938
14.0
Half the time
66.25863
6.9
Most of the time
68.831
7.2
Always
48.2713
5.1
Don't know
22.12849
2.3
Frequency Missing = 334.65396155

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
USE MARIJUANA OTHER WAYS
Q29E
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never
703.5925
73.9
Seldom
106.0188
11.1
Half the time
26.91757
2.8
Most of the time
25.64102
2.7
Always
47.41384
5.0
Don't know
42.62477
4.5
Frequency Missing = 337.79154549

DAYS SKIPPED SINCE SEPTEMBER
Q30A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
915.3515
73.2
1-3 days
229.4982
18.4
4-9 days
63.83238
5.1
10+ days
40.97327
3.3
Frequency Missing = 40.34464016

DAYS ILL SINCE SEPTEMBER
Q30B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
332.9639
27.0
1-3 days
621.3345
50.4
4-9 days
218.0976
17.7
10+ days
59.48167
4.8
Frequency Missing = 58.12242165

OTHER DAYS MISSED
SINCE SEPTEMBER
Q30C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
511.555
41.2
1-3 days
593.4133
47.8
4-9 days
94.70084
7.6
10+ days
40.49076
3.3
Frequency Missing = 49.84009325

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN
SINCE SEPTEMBER
Q30D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
896.9066
72.1
1-3 days
225.4205
18.1
4-9 days
78.55528
6.3
10+ days
43.4188
3.5
Frequency Missing = 45.69892905
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
SOMEONE CALLED HOME
SINCE SEPTEMBER
Q30E
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
911.3813
73.4
1-3 days
248.8641
20.0
4-9 days
52.20292
4.2
10+ days
28.92473
2.3
Frequency Missing = 48.62696856

IN TROUBLE FOR DRINKING
SINCE SEPTEMBER
Q30F
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1200.108
97.7
1-3 days
19.13703
1.6
4-9 days
5.709956
0.5
10+ days
3.785497
0.3
Frequency Missing = 61.26000559

IN TROUBLE FOR DRUG
USE SINCE SEPTEMBER
Q30G
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1184.61
96.6
1-3 days
27.92115
2.3
4-9 days
5.856079
0.5
10+ days
7.780538
0.6
Frequency Missing = 63.83237782

DAYS SKIPPED IN PAST MONTH
Q31A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1002.837
81.8
1-3 days
184.2818
15.0
4-9 days
29.19769
2.4
10+ days
10.20679
0.8
Frequency Missing = 63.47671054

DAYS ILL IN PAST MONTH
Q31B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
695.983
57.7
1-3 days
438.9137
36.4
4-9 days
54.92142
4.6
10+ days
16.92032
1.4
Frequency Missing = 83.26165255

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
OTHER DAYS MISSED
IN PAST MONTH
Q31C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
789.2804
65.6
1-3 days
368.6849
30.6
4-9 days
30.13785
2.5
10+ days
15.85332
1.3
Frequency Missing = 86.04356921

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN
IN PAST MONTH
Q31D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1051.927
86.0
1-3 days
129.5258
10.6
4-9 days
28.56906
2.3
10+ days
13.28095
1.1
Frequency Missing = 66.69699575

SOMEONE CALLED HOME
IN PAST MONTH
Q31E
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1062.782
87.3
1-3 days
120.1765
9.9
4-9 days
24.78356
2.0
10+ days
9.285909
0.8
Frequency Missing = 72.97216363

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS
BECAUSE OF DRINKING
Q32A
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1120.13
91.4
1-3 times
85.39566
7.0
4-9 times
12.06783
1.0
10+ times
8.136206
0.7
Frequency Missing = 64.27074637

DRIVEN A CAR AFTER
A GOOD BIT TO DRINK
Q32B
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1090.074
92.0
1-3 times
78.24375
6.6
4-9 times
11.06425
0.9
10+ times
5.709956
0.5
Frequency Missing = 104.90763223
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
CRITICIZED BY DATE
BECAUSE OF DRINKING
Q32C
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1108.208
92.3
1-3 times
80.39703
6.7
4-9 times
5.856079
0.5
10+ times
5.709956
0.5
Frequency Missing = 89.82906613

TROUBLE WITH POLICE
BECAUSE OF DRINKING
Q32D
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1081.856
94.9
1-3 times
40.19852
3.5
4-9 times
12.42349
1.1
10+ times
4.998622
0.4
Frequency Missing = 150.52386001

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS
BECAUSE OF DRUG USE
Q32E
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1064.643
89.3
1-3 times
104.4693
8.8
4-9 times
9.641576
0.8
10+ times
13.13483
1.1
Frequency Missing = 98.11139453

DRIVEN A CAR WHILE
HIGH FROM DRUGS
Q32F
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1010.097
92.0
1-3 times
63.18446
5.8
4-9 times
11.77558
1.1
10+ times
12.63304
1.2
Frequency Missing = 192.31044898

CRITICIZED BY DATE
BECAUSE OF DRUG USE
Q32G
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1020.303
90.9
1-3 times
80.60658
7.2
4-9 times
7.424871
0.7
10+ times
13.63662
1.2
Frequency Missing = 168.02867549
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
TROUBLE WITH POLICE
BECAUSE OF DRUG USE
Q32H
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________
None
1087.838
94.9
1-3 times
39.48718
3.4
4-9 times
4.998622
0.4
10+ times
13.99228
1.2
Frequency Missing = 143.68348042

CLASS DAYS DRUNK ON
ALCOHOL SINCE SEPT
Q33A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1046.719
85.6
1-3 days
134.6071
11.0
4-9 days
22.7764
1.9
10+ days
19.34657
1.6
Frequency Missing = 66.5508729

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON MARIJUANA
SINCE SEPT
Q33B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
903.1183
76.5
1-3 days
160.1654
13.6
4-9 days
58.97988
5.0
10+ days
58.68763
5.0
Frequency Missing = 109.04879643

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON INHALANTS
SINCE SEPT
Q33C
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1087.171
92.2
1-3 days
66.42403
5.6
4-9 days
14.28453
1.2
10+ days
10.8547
0.9
Frequency Missing = 111.26550138

CLASS DAYS HIGH
ON OTHER DRUG(S)
Q33D
Frequency
Percent
______________________________
None
1073.637
90.4
1-3 days
79.12049
6.7
4-9 days
14.6402
1.2
10+ days
20.5597
1.7
Frequency Missing = 102.0430143
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
ALCOHOL USE AT PARTIES
THIS SCHOOL YEAR
Q34A
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never
282.1147
22.8
Seldom
139.1866
11.2
Half the time
150.0413
12.1
Most of the time
205.0069
16.5
Always
300.6342
24.3
Don't know
39.56988
3.2
Didn't attend
122.895
9.9
Frequency Missing = 50.55142781

DRUG USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR
Q34B
Frequency
Percent
______________________________________
Never
396.1621
32.0
Seldom
155.1668
12.5
Half the time
113.0438
9.1
Most of the time
159.308
12.9
Always
242.0293
19.5
Don't know
49.12876
4.0
Didn't attend
124.1081
10.0
Frequency Missing = 51.05321794

SOUGHT HELP FOR DRUG/ALCOHOL
PROBLEM
Q35
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
1029.989
89.9
Yes
115.6796
10.1

Frequency Missing = 144.3313934

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM
SCHOOL COUNSELOR
Q36A
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
739.7326
60.5
Yes
483.3609
39.5
Frequency Missing = 66.90654018

WOULD SEEK HELP OUTSIDE
OF SCHOOL
Q36B
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
780.4329
64.6
Yes
428.0204
35.4
Frequency Missing = 81.54673773
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
WOULD SEEK HELP FROM
OTHER COUNSELOR
Q36C
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
693.0301
59.6
Yes
470.3722
40.4
Frequency Missing = 126.5977538

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM PARENTS
Q36D
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
591.4061
51.2
Yes
564.3425
48.8
Frequency Missing = 134.25144891

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM
A MEDICAL DOCTOR
Q36E
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
784.7836
67.7
Yes
375.1889
32.3
Frequency Missing = 130.02758344

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM FRIENDS
Q36F
Frequency
Percent
________________________________

No
Yes

385.7706
782.6303

33.0
67.0

Frequency Missing = 121.59913219

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM
ANOTHER ADULT
Q36G
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
492.0182
41.2
Yes
703.4464
58.8
Frequency Missing = 94.53544204

WOULD NOT SEEK HELP
Q36H
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
901.5495
78.8
Yes
242.0044
21.2
Frequency Missing = 146.44611739
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--HEALTH CLASS
Q37A
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
601.7976
55.4
Yes
484.3259
44.6
Frequency Missing = 203.87648417

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--ASSEMBLY
PROGRAM
Q37B
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
528.1446
49.8
Yes
532.6936
50.2
Frequency Missing = 229.16183792

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--GUIDANCE
COUNSELOR
Q37C
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
804.6761
75.7
Yes
258.3788
24.3
Frequency Missing = 226.94513297

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SCIENCE CLASS
Q37D
Frequency
Percent
________________________________

No
Yes

701.0699
345.2743

67.0
33.0

Frequency Missing = 243.65591262

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SOCIAL
STUDIES CLASS
Q37E
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
919.2446
87.0
Yes
137.7447
13.0
Frequency Missing = 233.01075642

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--DRUG
RAP SESSION
Q37F
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
872.8977
83.8
Yes
168.5939
16.2
The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
Frequency Missing = 248.50841138

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--INVITED
SCHOOL GUEST
Q37G
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
594.6954
56.1
Yes
464.574
43.9
Frequency Missing = 230.73062989

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--OTHER
SCHOOL SOURCE
Q37H
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
624.6623
59.8
Yes
420.4053
40.2
Frequency Missing = 244.93245889

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS SMOKING CIGARET
Q38A
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________________
Strong disapprove
786.0794
63.9
Mild disapprove
144.166
11.7
Neither
89.82907
7.3
Mildly approve
23.63386
1.9
Strongly approve
21.20761
1.7
Don't know
164.6815
13.4

Frequency Missing = 60.40254818

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS DRINKING BEER
Q38B
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________________
Strong disapprove
726.096
60.2
Mild disapprove
154.7477
12.8
Neither
118.8806
9.9
Mildly approve
22.42074
1.9
Strongly approve
23.98953
2.0
Don't know
160.0386
13.3
Frequency Missing = 83.82686426

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

Harlandale
Spring 1998
PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS USING MARIJUANA
Q38C
Frequency
Percent
_______________________________________
Strong disapprove
865.4095
71.4
Mild disapprove
86.25311
7.1
Neither
69.12325
5.7
Mildly approve
18.13345
1.5
Strongly approve
28.98815
2.4
Don't know
143.4739
11.8
Frequency Missing = 78.61869822

PURCHASED LOTTERY TICKET
IN PAST YEAR
Q39
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
771.8776
62.4
Yes
464.4969
37.6
Frequency Missing = 53.62559017

NON-LOTTERY GAMBLING
IN PAST YEAR
Q40
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
No
662.2002
53.7
Yes
570.5349
46.3
Frequency Missing = 57.26496424

MONEY SPENT ON GAMBLING
IN PAST YEAR
Q41
Frequency
Percent
________________________________
$0
593.8517
48.2
$1 - $10
309.8511
25.2
$11 - $50
182.0844
14.8
$51 - $100
70.69204
5.7
$100+
74.89662
6.1
Frequency Missing = 58.62421178

The frequencies have been weighted so that the
analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district

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