ERIC Number: EJ487515
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Prevalence of Substance Use in a Rural Teenage Population.
Silverman, Wade H.
Journal of Adolescent Chemical Dependency, v2 n1 p107-17 1991
Surveyed all secondary school students (n=1,175) in rural county school system to assess prevalence rates of substance use for teenagers and their parents. Age, sex, and race were related to frequency and type of substance abuse. Lifestyle variables such as music preferences, sexual activity, and choice of friends also related to substance use. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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