ERIC Number: EJ401992
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Early Onset of Drinking as a Predictor of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol-Related Problems in College.
Gonzalez, Gerardo M.
Journal of Drug Education, v19 n3 p225-30 1989
Surveyed 4,202 university students in Florida. Found that 14 percent had started drinking in elementary school, 34 percent in middle school, 45 percent in high school, and 7 percent in college. Time of onset significantly predicted quantity and frequency of alcohol consumption and incidence of alcohol-related problems reported by students in college. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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