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Pearland

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 27.4% 38.0% 53.8% 46.2%
Grade 7 14.8% 21.2% 36.3% 63.7%
Grade 9 37.4% 51.5% 67.7% 32.3%
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Cigarettes All 26.1% 36.6% 52.6% 47.4%
Grade 7 14.3% 20.7% 35.3% 64.7%
Grade 9 35.5% 49.3% 66.4% 33.6%
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Smokeless tobacco All 7.6% 11.2% 17.8% 82.2%
Grade 7 2.0% 3.0% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 9 12.0% 17.6% 25.7% 74.3%

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

Any tobacco product?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 49.3% 10.1% 4.9% 7.5% 10.0% 7.7% 10.6%


Grade 7 64.5% 3.4% 2.5% 4.9% 8.1% 6.4% 10.3%
Grade 9 37.2% 15.5% 6.9% 9.5% 11.5% 8.6% 10.8%

Cigarettes?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 49.5% 9.7% 4.7% 7.0% 10.4% 7.5% 11.3%


Grade 7 65.1% 3.4% 2.5% 4.7% 8.2% 6.0% 10.1%
Grade 9 36.9% 14.7% 6.6% 8.8% 12.2% 8.6% 12.2%

Smokeless tobacco?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 81.7% 1.5% 1.6% 2.7% 3.7% 3.4% 5.2%


Grade 7 90.4% 0.5% 0.3% 0.8% 1.7% 2.2% 4.1%
Grade 9 75.0% 2.3% 2.6% 4.2% 5.4% 4.4% 6.1%

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

>1 But >10 But >1 Pack


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

All 71.0% 14.7% 9.8% 2.8% 1.6% 0.2%


Grade 7 83.7% 10.1% 4.8% 1.1% 0.3% * %
Grade 9 60.8% 18.3% 13.7% 4.1% 2.6% 0.4%
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Table T-4: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 9

Tobacco 10.5 11.8

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

Cigarettes?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 5.6% 13.3% 5.3% 6.5% 18.2% 51.1%


Grade 7 9.0% 23.4% 8.5% 9.3% 20.3% 29.6%
Grade 9 2.9% 5.4% 2.7% 4.3% 16.6% 68.2%

Smokeless Tobacco?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 10.5% 20.5% 7.9% 8.6% 16.0% 36.6%


Grade 7 14.0% 36.4% 13.8% 9.1% 12.4% 14.3%
Grade 9 7.7% 7.9% 3.3% 8.1% 18.8% 54.2%

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

Use any tobacco product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 29.4% 24.9% 20.3% 20.1% 5.3%


Grade 7 45.2% 29.5% 13.9% 9.4% 2.0%
Grade 9 16.7% 21.3% 25.4% 28.7% 7.9%

Smoke cigarettes?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 30.3% 25.5% 19.3% 19.7% 5.1%


Grade 7 46.3% 29.2% 13.1% 9.5% 1.8%
Grade 9 17.6% 22.6% 24.2% 27.9% 7.7%

Use a smokeless tobacco product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 59.5% 19.5% 14.2% 5.9% 0.9%


Grade 7 83.3% 11.3% 4.5% 0.6% 0.3%
Grade 9 41.1% 26.0% 21.7% 9.9% 1.4%
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Spring 1998

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

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 66.9% 14.0% 10.3% 1.1% 1.2% 6.5%


Grade 7 78.4% 8.0% 4.0% 0.8% 0.8% 8.1%
Grade 9 57.5% 19.0% 15.4% 1.4% 1.6% 5.2%

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

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 39.1% 33.0% 17.9% 6.0% 4.0%


Grade 7 54.7% 26.0% 11.2% 3.5% 4.6%
Grade 9 26.6% 38.6% 23.3% 8.0% 3.5%
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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 39.4% 51.6% 67.6% 32.4%
Grade 7 22.1% 30.5% 51.6% 48.4%
Grade 9 53.2% 68.5% 80.5% 19.5%
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Beer All 29.6% 39.5% 53.7% 46.3%
Grade 7 12.8% 18.0% 34.0% 66.0%
Grade 9 42.7% 56.4% 69.2% 30.8%
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Wine coolers All 26.1% 40.8% 55.8% 44.2%
Grade 7 13.9% 21.7% 39.1% 60.9%
Grade 9 35.6% 55.7% 69.0% 31.0%
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Wine All 20.3% 31.9% 48.3% 51.7%
Grade 7 12.8% 18.9% 34.4% 65.6%
Grade 9 26.1% 42.1% 59.2% 40.8%
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Liquor All 30.0% 39.7% 50.8% 49.2%
Grade 7 12.0% 18.0% 29.2% 70.8%
Grade 9 44.1% 56.7% 67.8% 32.2%

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

Any alcohol product?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 35.1% 1.0% 6.6% 18.9% 18.7% 12.2% 7.4%


Grade 7 52.5% 1.1% 1.9% 9.8% 11.6% 13.8% 9.3%
Grade 9 21.5% 0.9% 10.4% 26.1% 24.3% 10.8% 6.0%
Beer?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 44.8% 0.4% 4.6% 16.0% 16.9% 9.8% 7.5%


Grade 7 63.5% 0.3% 1.1% 6.9% 10.0% 10.0% 8.3%
Grade 9 30.4% 0.5% 7.3% 23.1% 22.2% 9.8% 6.8%

Wine coolers?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 42.0% 0.4% 4.1% 14.0% 17.3% 13.8% 8.3%


Grade 7 60.2% 0.7% 1.0% 6.5% 10.6% 12.4% 8.6%
Grade 9 28.1% 0.2% 6.5% 19.7% 22.5% 14.8% 8.1%

Wine?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 48.9% 0.1% 2.6% 9.3% 14.4% 15.9% 8.9%


Grade 7 63.6% 0.3% 1.2% 4.9% 8.1% 12.5% 9.4%
Grade 9 37.6% * % 3.7% 12.6% 19.2% 18.5% 8.4%
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Liquor?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 47.3% 0.4% 4.3% 15.1% 15.3% 9.9% 7.7%


Grade 7 69.3% 0.5% 1.0% 4.9% 7.5% 7.3% 9.4%
Grade 9 30.7% 0.2% 6.7% 22.8% 21.2% 11.9% 6.5%

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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

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 44.9% 55.1% 15.6% 26.4% 13.1%


Grade 7 62.7% 37.3% 3.8% 17.9% 15.5%
Grade 9 30.7% 69.3% 25.0% 33.1% 11.2%

Wine Coolers

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 42.5% 57.5% 13.4% 36.0% 8.1%


Grade 7 59.5% 40.5% 5.1% 25.1% 10.2%
Grade 9 29.2% 70.8% 19.9% 44.6% 6.3%

Wine

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 47.3% 52.7% 5.7% 32.4% 14.6%


Grade 7 60.0% 40.0% 2.1% 24.5% 13.4%
Grade 9 37.3% 62.7% 8.5% 38.7% 15.5%
Liquor

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 48.1% 51.9% 16.2% 26.2% 9.5%


Grade 7 69.1% 30.9% 3.5% 17.1% 10.3%
Grade 9 31.7% 68.3% 26.1% 33.3% 8.8%

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

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

All 64.4% 35.6% 2.1% 18.1% 15.4%


Grade 7 79.5% 20.5% 0.8% 6.1% 13.6%
Grade 9 52.4% 47.6% 3.1% 27.6% 16.9%
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Wine Coolers
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 62.5% 37.5% 1.9% 18.2% 17.4%


Grade 7 78.0% 22.0% 1.3% 7.9% 12.8%
Grade 9 50.2% 49.8% 2.5% 26.2% 21.0%

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

All 68.4% 31.6% 1.2% 12.0% 18.4%


Grade 7 80.2% 19.8% 0.6% 6.0% 13.2%
Grade 9 59.1% 40.9% 1.6% 16.8% 22.5%

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

All 63.9% 36.1% 2.6% 19.4% 14.1%


Grade 7 83.4% 16.6% 1.0% 6.2% 9.4%
Grade 9 48.6% 51.4% 3.9% 29.7% 17.7%

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

Grade 7 Grade 9

Alcohol 10.1 11.6


Beer 10.2 11.9
Wine Coolers 10.5 12.0
Wine 10.5 12.0
Liquor 10.9 12.5

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

Beer?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 4.9% 12.4% 6.2% 10.7% 17.8% 48.0%


Grade 7 8.0% 21.9% 8.8% 12.8% 16.9% 31.7%
Grade 9 2.5% 4.9% 4.2% 9.0% 18.5% 60.9%

Wine coolers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 5.9% 13.6% 6.6% 12.0% 19.0% 42.9%


Grade 7 9.6% 23.2% 9.8% 14.3% 17.6% 25.5%
Grade 9 3.1% 6.2% 4.1% 10.3% 20.0% 56.3%

Wine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 5.0% 14.9% 8.8% 11.7% 20.1% 39.5%


Grade 7 7.6% 25.6% 11.6% 12.3% 17.8% 25.1%
Grade 9 3.0% 6.8% 6.8% 11.2% 21.8% 50.4%
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Liquor?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 5.5% 18.1% 8.4% 8.4% 16.8% 42.8%


Grade 7 9.4% 30.3% 11.5% 9.4% 15.4% 24.1%
Grade 9 2.7% 8.9% 6.0% 7.7% 17.8% 56.9%

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

Attended class while drunk on alcohol?

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

All 88.7% 8.2% 1.8% 1.3%


Grade 7 95.3% 3.9% 0.5% 0.3%
Grade 9 83.4% 11.7% 2.9% 2.0%

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drinking?

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

All 98.4% 1.1% 0.4% 0.1%


Grade 7 99.2% 0.5% 0.3% * %
Grade 9 97.8% 1.6% 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: 4.9 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 3.6 days per student
Average days conduct problems reported:

Alcohol Users: 4.0 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 1.0 days per student

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

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

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

All 91.9% 5.7% 1.6% 0.9%


Grade 9 91.9% 5.7% 1.6% 0.9%

Gotten into trouble with the police because of drinking?

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

All 96.5% 2.2% 1.0% 0.3%


Grade 7 98.9% 0.7% 0.5% * %
Grade 9 94.7% 3.4% 1.4% 0.5%
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Spring 1998

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

Any alcohol product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 26.8% 20.4% 17.9% 22.7% 12.2%


Grade 7 46.0% 24.7% 15.6% 10.3% 3.3%
Grade 9 11.6% 17.0% 19.7% 32.5% 19.2%

Beer?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 32.2% 20.1% 17.1% 20.9% 9.8%


Grade 7 54.6% 24.0% 11.8% 7.3% 2.2%
Grade 9 14.7% 17.0% 21.2% 31.5% 15.6%

Wine coolers?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 35.1% 21.2% 18.1% 17.5% 8.0%


Grade 7 57.6% 20.9% 11.4% 8.0% 2.1%
Grade 9 17.9% 21.5% 23.3% 24.9% 12.4%

Wine?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 44.2% 23.7% 16.8% 10.5% 4.8%


Grade 7 61.9% 20.7% 10.9% 4.3% 2.2%
Grade 9 31.0% 25.9% 21.2% 15.2% 6.7%
Liquor?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 39.3% 19.0% 13.9% 17.6% 10.1%


Grade 7 64.7% 17.3% 8.9% 6.6% 2.5%
Grade 9 20.0% 20.3% 17.7% 26.0% 15.9%

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

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

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

All 91.8% 7.0% 0.9% 0.2%


Grade 7 96.1% 3.8% 0.2% * %
Grade 9 88.5% 9.5% 1.6% 0.4%

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drinking?

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

All 93.9% 5.0% 0.5% 0.6%


Grade 7 96.8% 3.1% 0.2% * %
Grade 9 91.6% 6.5% 0.7% 1.1%
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Table A-12: Thinking of parties you attended this school year, how often was alcohol used?

Half Most Of Don't Didn't


Never Seldom the Time the Time Always Know Attend

All 38.4% 10.9% 8.4% 15.7% 18.6% 1.4% 6.7%


Grade 7 61.8% 12.6% 8.0% 5.1% 3.8% 1.4% 7.2%
Grade 9 19.7% 9.5% 8.6% 24.2% 30.4% 1.3% 6.2%

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

At home

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 36.3% 21.5% 26.4% 11.9% 3.9%


Grade 7 50.7% 18.9% 21.1% 6.8% 2.5%
Grade 9 24.8% 23.5% 30.6% 16.0% 5.1%

From friends

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 33.9% 14.8% 18.5% 23.9% 8.9%


Grade 7 51.0% 23.5% 14.8% 8.1% 2.5%
Grade 9 20.5% 8.0% 21.4% 36.2% 13.8%

From a store

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 35.2% 40.9% 11.8% 8.7% 3.4%


Grade 7 52.0% 41.3% 3.8% 2.4% 0.5%
Grade 9 22.2% 40.6% 17.9% 13.7% 5.6%

At parties

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 33.0% 13.8% 13.7% 20.2% 19.4%


Grade 7 48.5% 21.1% 13.6% 10.9% 5.8%
Grade 9 21.0% 8.1% 13.8% 27.3% 29.8%

Other source

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 35.5% 23.1% 19.9% 10.0% 11.6%


Grade 7 50.1% 25.6% 14.0% 5.5% 4.7%
Grade 9 24.1% 21.2% 24.4% 13.4% 16.9%
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Spring 1998

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

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 61.9% 17.8% 11.1% 2.1% 1.2% 5.9%


Grade 7 72.3% 10.0% 6.6% 1.5% 0.8% 8.7%
Grade 9 53.3% 24.1% 14.7% 2.5% 1.6% 3.7%

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

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 39.2% 34.1% 19.8% 4.2% 2.6%


Grade 7 47.4% 31.4% 14.1% 3.8% 3.2%
Grade 9 32.8% 36.2% 24.4% 4.6% 2.1%
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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
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Marijuana? All 16.9% 23.3% 31.7% 68.3%
Grade 7 5.7% 8.7% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 9 25.8% 34.8% 46.2% 53.8%
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Cocaine? All 2.7% 4.3% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 4.1% 6.6% 10.3% 89.7%
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Crack? All 0.5% 1.5% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.8% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 0.7% 2.0% 4.7% 95.3%
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Hallucinogens? All 5.2% 7.5% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.4% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 9 7.8% 10.7% 13.3% 86.7%
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Uppers? All 4.0% 5.9% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 7 1.1% 2.7% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 9 6.2% 8.5% 12.9% 87.1%
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Downers? All 3.0% 4.5% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 4.5% 6.7% 11.2% 88.8%
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Rohypnol? All 3.1% 4.1% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.7% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 9 5.0% 5.9% 9.2% 90.8%
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Steroids? All 0.8% 1.4% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.8% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 1.4% 1.8% 2.9% 97.1%
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Ecstasy? All 2.3% 3.5% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 9 3.7% 5.5% 7.1% 92.9%
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Heroin? All 0.7% 1.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 0.9% 1.6% 3.1% 96.9%

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

Marijuana?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 68.9% 2.9% 3.7% 6.7% 9.0% 4.0% 4.7%


Grade 7 85.3% 1.1% 1.8% 2.1% 4.6% 2.5% 2.8%
Grade 9 56.7% 4.3% 5.2% 10.2% 12.3% 5.2% 6.1%

Cocaine?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 92.8% 0.4% 0.2% 0.8% 1.7% 1.8% 2.4%


Grade 7 97.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.5% 0.9% 1.1%
Grade 9 89.7% 0.5% 0.2% 1.2% 2.6% 2.4% 3.4%
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Crack?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 96.5% 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.9% 1.0% 1.2%


Grade 7 97.7% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.7% 0.9% 0.2%
Grade 9 95.5% 0.2% * % 0.2% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%

Hallucinogens?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 91.0% 0.3% 0.7% 1.9% 2.5% 1.5% 2.2%


Grade 7 95.5% * % 0.3% 0.8% 1.3% 0.7% 1.3%
Grade 9 87.4% 0.5% 1.0% 2.7% 3.4% 2.2% 2.9%

Uppers?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 90.8% 0.5% 0.6% 1.3% 2.4% 2.1% 2.4%


Grade 7 95.3% 0.2% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2% 0.9% 1.4%
Grade 9 87.3% 0.7% 0.7% 1.7% 3.2% 3.0% 3.2%

Downers?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 92.4% 0.1% 0.9% 1.6% 1.8% 1.2% 2.0%


Grade 7 96.8% * % 0.4% 0.7% 1.2% 0.5% 0.4%
Grade 9 89.1% 0.2% 1.2% 2.2% 2.2% 1.7% 3.2%

Rohypnol?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 95.3% 0.1% 0.3% 1.1% 1.2% 0.9% 1.0%


Grade 7 97.3% * % 0.3% 0.2% 0.9% 0.9% 0.5%
Grade 9 93.8% 0.2% 0.2% 1.9% 1.4% 1.0% 1.4%

Steroids?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 97.7% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% 0.7%


Grade 7 98.3% * % * % * % 0.2% 0.2% 1.3%
Grade 9 97.3% 0.2% 0.2% 0.7% 0.7% 0.5% 0.2%

Ecstasy?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 94.6% 0.1% 0.2% 1.2% 0.8% 1.3% 1.7%


Grade 7 97.9% * % 0.2% 0.3% * % 0.9% 0.7%
Grade 9 92.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.9% 1.5% 1.7% 2.4%
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Heroin?

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 97.8% 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.8% 0.4% 0.6%


Grade 7 98.5% 0.2% 0.2% * % 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
Grade 9 97.3% 0.2% * % 0.2% 1.2% 0.2% 0.7%

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

Grade 7 Grade 9

Marijuana 11.4 13.0


Cocaine 11.7 14.1
Crack * 13.4
Hallucinogens 11.9 13.8
Uppers 11.6 13.2
Downers 11.3 13.2
Rohypnol 11.5 13.4
Steroids 11.5 13.5
Ecstasy * 14.1
Heroin * 13.6

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

Two parent family

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

All 72.9% 0.5% 4.4% 13.8% 8.2% 0.2% * %


Grade 7 88.9% 1.0% 3.8% 6.3% * % * % * %
Grade 9 59.6% * % 4.9% 20.0% 15.1% 0.4% * %
Other family situation

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

All 58.4% 2.0% 7.9% 20.4% 10.3% 0.7% 0.2%


Grade 7 79.0% 2.4% 8.1% 10.0% * % * % 0.5%
Grade 9 44.0% 1.8% 7.8% 27.7% 17.5% 1.2% * %

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

Marijuana?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 7.2% 29.6% 7.8% 8.9% 16.3% 30.2%


Grade 7 12.1% 47.7% 10.4% 8.4% 12.3% 9.1%
Grade 9 3.5% 15.9% 5.8% 9.2% 19.4% 46.3%
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Cocaine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 10.1% 37.6% 14.4% 14.1% 11.7% 12.1%


Grade 7 12.6% 55.2% 13.4% 9.6% 4.8% 4.3%
Grade 9 8.2% 24.3% 15.2% 17.5% 16.8% 18.0%

Crack?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 10.1% 38.9% 16.9% 13.6% 10.6% 9.9%


Grade 7 13.1% 55.8% 13.1% 8.6% 5.6% 3.8%
Grade 9 7.9% 26.4% 19.7% 17.3% 14.4% 14.4%

Hallucinogens?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 19.1% 33.9% 13.7% 11.7% 10.7% 10.9%


Grade 7 28.5% 45.4% 9.2% 6.9% 5.9% 4.1%
Grade 9 12.0% 25.2% 17.2% 15.3% 14.4% 16.0%

Uppers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 23.9% 28.6% 11.9% 13.4% 9.2% 13.0%


Grade 7 34.8% 38.2% 8.7% 8.2% 4.9% 5.2%
Grade 9 15.4% 21.1% 14.5% 17.4% 12.5% 19.1%

Downers?
Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very
Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 23.2% 29.8% 11.2% 14.0% 8.9% 12.9%


Grade 7 34.4% 40.9% 7.8% 7.6% 4.6% 4.6%
Grade 9 14.8% 21.6% 13.8% 18.8% 12.0% 19.0%

Rohypnol?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 34.3% 25.7% 10.9% 9.8% 9.0% 10.2%


Grade 7 44.3% 36.1% 5.8% 5.3% 5.0% 3.4%
Grade 9 26.7% 17.9% 14.7% 13.3% 12.1% 15.3%

Steroids?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 12.9% 35.7% 15.8% 13.8% 11.2% 10.6%


Grade 7 16.1% 52.7% 13.0% 7.5% 5.7% 5.0%
Grade 9 10.6% 23.4% 17.8% 18.3% 15.2% 14.7%
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Ecstasy?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 31.9% 26.2% 11.5% 9.5% 9.9% 11.0%


Grade 7 43.7% 36.4% 8.6% 4.9% 3.8% 2.6%
Grade 9 23.1% 18.6% 13.7% 13.0% 14.4% 17.2%

Heroin?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 13.7% 43.0% 16.1% 11.9% 7.0% 8.2%


Grade 7 17.1% 57.1% 10.6% 7.4% 3.9% 3.9%
Grade 9 11.2% 32.5% 20.3% 15.3% 9.3% 11.5%

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

Attended class while high from marijuana use?

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

All 86.6% 8.3% 1.7% 3.4%


Grade 7 94.0% 4.7% 0.8% 0.5%
Grade 9 80.5% 11.2% 2.5% 5.7%

Attended class while high from use of some other drug?

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

All 90.7% 6.4% 1.4% 1.6%


Grade 7 95.4% 3.6% 0.3% 0.6%
Grade 9 86.8% 8.5% 2.3% 2.3%
Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drug use?

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

All 97.6% 1.6% 0.4% 0.4%


Grade 7 99.1% 0.8% 0.2% * %
Grade 9 96.5% 2.2% 0.7% 0.7%

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

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Marijuana Users: 5.5 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 3.9 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Marijuana Users: 6.3 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 1.4 days per student
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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 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 90.8% 6.7% 0.7% 1.8%


Grade 9 90.8% 6.7% 0.7% 1.8%

Gotten into trouble with the police because of drug use?

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

All 96.0% 3.4% 0.5% 0.1%


Grade 7 98.0% 1.8% 0.2% * %
Grade 9 94.4% 4.7% 0.7% 0.2%

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

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 47.7% 17.6% 15.5% 13.6% 5.6%


Grade 7 72.9% 14.2% 5.6% 5.6% 1.8%
Grade 9 28.5% 20.2% 23.1% 19.7% 8.5%

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

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

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

All 92.2% 6.7% 0.5% 0.6%


Grade 7 94.5% 4.8% 0.3% 0.3%
Grade 9 90.3% 8.1% 0.7% 0.9%

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

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

All 93.5% 5.5% 0.3% 0.7%


Grade 7 97.0% 2.8% 0.2% * %
Grade 9 90.8% 7.6% 0.5% 1.2%

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

Half Most Of Don't Didn't


Never Seldom the Time the Time Always Know Attend

All 49.5% 10.9% 8.1% 11.7% 10.7% 2.3% 6.7%


Grade 7 74.7% 7.5% 3.8% 2.8% 2.5% 1.1% 7.7%
Grade 9 29.3% 13.6% 11.6% 18.9% 17.3% 3.3% 6.0%
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Table D-12: How often, if ever, do you smoke marijuana in...

Joints?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 68.8% 7.4% 7.5% 10.8% 4.7% 0.8%


Grade 7 83.2% 6.2% 3.5% 4.2% 1.3% 1.5%
Grade 9 58.2% 8.3% 10.4% 15.7% 7.1% 0.3%

Blunts?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 79.2% 9.5% 3.7% 3.9% 2.2% 1.5%


Grade 7 91.7% 3.8% 1.9% 0.7% 0.5% 1.4%
Grade 9 70.1% 13.7% 5.0% 6.2% 3.4% 1.6%

Bongs or water pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 76.1% 8.2% 7.3% 5.1% 3.0% 0.3%


Grade 7 89.4% 4.1% 3.7% 1.6% 0.5% 0.7%
Grade 9 66.4% 11.2% 10.0% 7.6% 4.8% * %

Pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 76.1% 10.2% 5.0% 5.8% 2.6% 0.3%


Grade 7 90.9% 3.6% 1.9% 2.2% 0.7% 0.7%
Grade 9 65.6% 14.9% 7.1% 8.4% 4.0% * %
Some other way?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 82.1% 7.0% 2.3% 2.2% 3.2% 3.2%


Grade 7 91.9% 3.2% 1.2% 1.8% 0.9% 0.9%
Grade 9 74.9% 9.8% 3.1% 2.4% 4.9% 4.9%

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

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 82.7% 5.1% 4.8% 0.4% 1.1% 5.9%


Grade 7 88.2% 1.4% 2.3% 0.6% 0.5% 7.0%
Grade 9 78.2% 8.2% 6.8% 0.2% 1.6% 5.0%
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Table D-14: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use...

Marijuana?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 58.7% 18.6% 12.3% 7.0% 3.3%


Grade 7 76.9% 11.6% 4.4% 3.4% 3.7%
Grade 9 44.4% 24.1% 18.6% 9.9% 3.0%

Cocaine?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 82.6% 9.2% 2.4% 1.2% 4.5%


Grade 7 85.1% 7.0% 1.9% 1.3% 4.7%
Grade 9 80.7% 11.0% 2.8% 1.1% 4.4%

Crack?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 84.6% 7.4% 1.8% 1.6% 4.5%


Grade 7 85.1% 6.9% 1.8% 1.3% 4.9%
Grade 9 84.2% 7.8% 1.9% 1.9% 4.2%

Ecstasy?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 67.4% 10.8% 3.7% 3.1% 15.1%


Grade 7 73.1% 6.5% 1.7% 1.7% 17.0%
Grade 9 63.0% 14.0% 5.3% 4.1% 13.6%
Steroids?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 67.5% 17.7% 5.7% 2.0% 7.1%


Grade 7 71.2% 13.7% 5.4% 2.1% 7.6%
Grade 9 64.6% 20.8% 5.9% 1.9% 6.8%

Heroin?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 85.1% 6.1% 1.8% 1.6% 5.4%


Grade 7 84.8% 6.5% 1.5% 1.3% 6.0%
Grade 9 85.4% 5.8% 2.1% 1.9% 4.9%
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Table I-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Any inhalant? All 11.7% 15.9% 27.9% 72.1%
Grade 7 11.0% 14.5% 25.3% 74.7%
Grade 9 12.4% 17.1% 30.1% 69.9%
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Liquid or spray paint? All 2.7% 4.7% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 7 2.4% 3.2% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 9 3.0% 5.8% 12.2% 87.8%
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Whiteout, correction fluid? All 2.7% 5.4% 13.7% 86.3%
Grade 7 3.3% 6.8% 14.3% 85.7%
Grade 9 2.2% 4.1% 13.3% 86.7%
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Gasoline? All 1.6% 2.5% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 7 2.0% 2.9% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 9 1.3% 2.2% 7.7% 92.3%
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Freon? All 1.8% 2.5% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 2.2% 3.1% 6.7% 93.3%
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Poppers, Locker Room, etc.? All 1.5% 2.1% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.7% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 2.0% 2.4% 4.6% 95.4%
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Glue? All 1.7% 2.8% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 1.8% 2.9% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 9 1.5% 2.6% 7.7% 92.3%
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Paint, lacquer thinner, etc.? All 1.5% 3.6% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.8% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 9 1.3% 3.5% 8.6% 91.4%
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Nitrous oxide, laughing gas? All 3.8% 5.8% 9.2% 90.8%
Grade 7 2.0% 4.0% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 9 5.4% 7.4% 11.2% 88.8%
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Octane booster? All 0.8% 1.2% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.1% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.3% 2.5% 97.5%
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Other sprays? All 1.6% 2.3% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 1.4% 2.6% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 9 1.8% 2.0% 4.0% 96.0%
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Other inhalants? All 5.1% 7.1% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 7 5.4% 7.9% 13.4% 86.6%
Grade 9 4.8% 6.6% 13.6% 86.4%

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

Several Several About About Less Than


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

All 84.4% 0.4% 0.6% 1.9% 3.9% 3.7% 5.1%


Grade 7 83.9% 0.7% 1.0% 2.8% 4.0% 2.8% 4.8%
Grade 9 84.7% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2% 3.8% 4.5% 5.4%
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Table I-3: Number of different kinds of inhalants used:

0 1 2-3 4+

All 74.4% 9.5% 9.3% 6.8%


Grade 7 77.0% 8.0% 7.7% 7.2%
Grade 9 72.2% 10.6% 10.6% 6.6%

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

Grade 7 Grade 9

Inhalants 10.9 11.9

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

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

All 95.4% 3.3% 0.5% 0.8%


Grade 7 95.1% 3.6% 0.6% 0.6%
Grade 9 95.7% 3.0% 0.5% 0.9%

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

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Inhalants Users: 5.1 days per student


Inhalants Non-users: 4.1 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:


Inhalants Users: 6.3 days per student
Inhalants Non-users: 1.8 days per student

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

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 70.9% 18.6% 7.7% 2.3% 0.5%


Grade 7 76.3% 13.7% 6.8% 2.6% 0.6%
Grade 9 66.7% 22.4% 8.4% 2.0% 0.5%

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

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 71.3% 15.7% 6.8% 1.8% 4.4%


Grade 7 70.8% 16.8% 6.3% 1.7% 4.3%
Grade 9 71.6% 14.9% 7.2% 1.8% 4.5%
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Table X-1: Since school began in the fall, have you gotten any information on drugs or
alcohol from the following sources?

Health class

No Yes

All 43.5% 56.5%


Grade 7 31.3% 68.7%
Grade 9 52.8% 47.2%

An assembly program

No Yes

All 60.1% 39.9%


Grade 7 49.6% 50.4%
Grade 9 67.9% 32.1%

Guidance counselor

No Yes

All 82.6% 17.4%


Grade 7 74.3% 25.7%
Grade 9 88.7% 11.3%

Science class

No Yes

All 64.2% 35.8%


Grade 7 46.5% 53.5%
Grade 9 77.3% 22.7%

Social studies class

No Yes
All 93.5% 6.5%
Grade 7 92.6% 7.4%
Grade 9 94.2% 5.8%

Student group session

No Yes

All 90.6% 9.4%


Grade 7 86.8% 13.2%
Grade 9 93.4% 6.6%

An invited school guest

No Yes

All 67.9% 32.1%


Grade 7 52.6% 47.4%
Grade 9 79.0% 21.0%

Some other school source

No Yes

All 65.3% 34.7%


Grade 7 54.1% 45.9%
Grade 9 73.6% 26.4%
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Any school source

No Yes

All 42.0% 58.0%


Grade 7 38.5% 61.5%
Grade 9 44.9% 55.1%

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

A counselor or program in school

No Yes

All 63.7% 36.3%


Grade 7 56.0% 44.0%
Grade 9 70.0% 30.0%

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

No Yes

All 73.2% 26.8%


Grade 7 70.4% 29.6%
Grade 9 75.5% 24.5%

A counselor or program outside of school

No Yes

All 60.9% 39.1%


Grade 7 56.4% 43.6%
Grade 9 64.5% 35.5%

Your parents
No Yes

All 44.1% 55.9%


Grade 7 39.3% 60.7%
Grade 9 48.0% 52.0%

A medical doctor

No Yes

All 63.7% 36.3%


Grade 7 60.7% 39.3%
Grade 9 66.2% 33.8%

Your friends

No Yes

All 29.4% 70.6%


Grade 7 35.1% 64.9%
Grade 9 24.9% 75.1%
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Another adult (a relative, clergyman, or other family friend)

No Yes

All 41.0% 59.0%


Grade 7 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 9 40.9% 59.1%

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Table X-3: Since school began in the fall, have you sought help, other than from family or
friends, for problems in any way connected with your use of alcohol, marijuana,
or other drugs?

No Yes

All 93.7% 6.3%


Grade 7 94.0% 6.0%
Grade 9 93.4% 6.6%

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

Feel close to their parents?

None A Few Some Most All

All 5.8% 27.0% 25.8% 33.0% 8.3%


Grade 7 7.0% 26.7% 22.2% 33.5% 10.7%
Grade 9 4.9% 27.4% 28.6% 32.7% 6.4%

Sometimes carry weapons?

None A Few Some Most All

All 63.5% 22.4% 8.6% 4.3% 1.1%


Grade 7 70.4% 18.5% 6.9% 3.1% 1.2%
Grade 9 58.1% 25.5% 10.0% 5.2% 1.1%

Care about making good grades?

None A Few Some Most All

All 3.7% 15.7% 23.3% 40.5% 16.8%


Grade 7 3.8% 16.8% 21.2% 38.2% 20.0%
Grade 9 3.5% 14.9% 25.0% 42.3% 14.3%

Belong/want to belong to a gang?

None A Few Some Most All

All 79.2% 13.2% 4.6% 2.0% 1.1%


Grade 7 80.4% 13.0% 3.9% 1.5% 1.2%
Grade 9 78.2% 13.3% 5.1% 2.4% 1.1%

Wish they could drop out of school?

None A Few Some Most All

All 57.2% 27.6% 7.7% 4.3% 3.2%


Grade 7 64.1% 22.4% 7.2% 3.7% 2.7%
Grade 9 51.7% 31.8% 8.2% 4.7% 3.6%
Pearland
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Table B1: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> All students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 27.4% 38.0% 53.8% 46.2%
Grade 7 14.8% 21.2% 36.3% 63.7%
Grade 9 37.4% 51.5% 67.7% 32.3%
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Alcohol All 39.4% 51.6% 67.6% 32.4%
Grade 7 22.1% 30.5% 51.6% 48.4%
Grade 9 53.2% 68.5% 80.5% 19.5%
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Inhalants All 11.7% 15.9% 27.9% 72.1%
Grade 7 11.0% 14.5% 25.3% 74.7%
Grade 9 12.4% 17.1% 30.1% 69.9%
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Any Illicit Drug All 18.2% 25.3% 34.3% 65.7%
Grade 7 6.6% 10.2% 15.4% 84.6%
Grade 9 27.5% 37.3% 49.5% 50.5%
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Marijuana All 16.9% 23.3% 31.7% 68.3%
Grade 7 5.7% 8.7% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 9 25.8% 34.8% 46.2% 53.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 6.3% 9.7% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 1.9% 3.7% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 9 9.7% 14.6% 22.7% 77.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 2.9% 4.5% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.7% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 9 4.6% 6.7% 11.3% 88.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 2.7% 4.3% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 4.1% 6.6% 10.3% 89.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.5% 1.5% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.8% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 0.7% 2.0% 4.7% 95.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 5.2% 7.5% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.4% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 9 7.8% 10.7% 13.3% 86.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 4.0% 5.9% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 7 1.1% 2.7% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 9 6.2% 8.5% 12.9% 87.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 3.0% 4.5% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 4.5% 6.7% 11.2% 88.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 3.1% 4.1% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.7% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 9 5.0% 5.9% 9.2% 90.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.8% 1.4% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.8% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 1.4% 1.8% 2.9% 97.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 2.3% 3.5% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 9 3.7% 5.5% 7.1% 92.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.7% 1.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 0.9% 1.6% 3.1% 96.9%
Pearland
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 30.5% 40.8% 58.9% 41.1%
Grade 7 13.9% 21.1% 39.0% 61.0%
Grade 9 42.9% 55.5% 73.9% 26.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 40.4% 53.5% 70.0% 30.0%
Grade 7 22.0% 31.3% 52.1% 47.9%
Grade 9 54.3% 70.4% 83.5% 16.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 10.9% 15.7% 28.9% 71.1%
Grade 7 8.6% 12.8% 24.4% 75.6%
Grade 9 12.7% 18.0% 32.2% 67.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 19.6% 26.4% 38.0% 62.0%
Grade 7 6.0% 9.3% 16.3% 83.7%
Grade 9 29.8% 39.2% 54.3% 45.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 19.2% 25.6% 36.3% 63.7%
Grade 7 5.8% 8.6% 14.4% 85.6%
Grade 9 29.2% 38.3% 52.7% 47.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 7.9% 11.3% 18.8% 81.2%
Grade 7 1.8% 2.7% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 9 12.5% 17.7% 28.2% 71.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 2.9% 4.9% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 7 1.2% 1.9% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 9 4.2% 7.1% 12.1% 87.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 2.9% 4.8% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 7 1.3% 1.6% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 9 4.2% 7.1% 11.3% 88.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.5% 1.5% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.3% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 0.4% 1.7% 4.7% 95.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 5.2% 7.3% 9.8% 90.2%
Grade 7 1.9% 3.5% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 9 7.6% 10.1% 13.4% 86.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 2.9% 4.2% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 7 1.0% 2.2% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 9 4.3% 5.6% 11.3% 88.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 2.4% 4.0% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 3.4% 6.0% 11.6% 88.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 3.3% 4.1% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 5.1% 5.9% 9.3% 90.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 1.0% 1.9% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % 1.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 1.7% 2.6% 4.4% 95.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 2.3% 4.2% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.3% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 3.6% 6.2% 8.0% 92.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 1.0% 1.7% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 1.3% 2.1% 3.4% 96.6%
Pearland
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 24.2% 35.2% 48.2% 51.8%
Grade 7 15.7% 21.0% 33.5% 66.5%
Grade 9 31.5% 47.3% 60.8% 39.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 38.4% 49.6% 65.0% 35.0%
Grade 7 22.2% 29.5% 50.9% 49.1%
Grade 9 52.3% 66.7% 77.0% 23.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 12.7% 16.2% 27.1% 72.9%
Grade 7 13.3% 16.2% 26.3% 73.7%
Grade 9 12.1% 16.1% 27.8% 72.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 16.9% 24.2% 30.5% 69.5%
Grade 7 7.3% 11.0% 14.2% 85.8%
Grade 9 25.1% 35.4% 44.4% 55.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 14.5% 20.9% 26.9% 73.1%
Grade 7 5.6% 8.8% 12.4% 87.6%
Grade 9 22.1% 31.1% 39.2% 60.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 4.5% 8.2% 12.0% 88.0%
Grade 7 2.0% 4.6% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 9 6.7% 11.2% 16.6% 83.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 3.0% 4.1% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.5% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 9 5.0% 6.4% 10.5% 89.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 2.5% 3.8% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.2% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 4.1% 6.0% 9.2% 90.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.5% 1.4% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 7 * % 0.3% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 9 0.9% 2.3% 4.6% 95.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 5.2% 7.7% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 7 1.5% 3.3% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 9 8.2% 11.4% 13.2% 86.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 5.1% 7.7% 10.2% 89.8%
Grade 7 1.3% 3.1% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 9 8.3% 11.5% 14.7% 85.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 3.6% 5.0% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 1.2% 2.2% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 5.6% 7.4% 10.7% 89.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 2.9% 4.1% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 7 0.3% 1.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 5.0% 5.9% 9.1% 90.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.7% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 0.9% 0.9% 1.4% 98.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 2.2% 2.9% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 3.8% 4.7% 6.1% 93.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.4% 0.8% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 0.5% 0.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Pearland
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 29.7% 40.4% 54.6% 45.4%
Grade 7 15.1% 22.7% 38.3% 61.7%
Grade 9 41.2% 54.2% 67.3% 32.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 40.9% 53.7% 67.1% 32.9%
Grade 7 21.5% 31.9% 51.4% 48.6%
Grade 9 56.1% 70.8% 79.3% 20.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 12.1% 16.5% 27.8% 72.2%
Grade 7 10.1% 13.8% 26.0% 74.0%
Grade 9 13.7% 18.6% 29.3% 70.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 18.2% 25.4% 34.9% 65.1%
Grade 7 6.0% 10.0% 16.0% 84.0%
Grade 9 27.7% 37.5% 49.5% 50.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 16.8% 23.3% 32.0% 68.0%
Grade 7 5.0% 8.3% 13.9% 86.1%
Grade 9 26.0% 34.9% 46.1% 53.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 6.0% 9.5% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 1.6% 3.4% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 9 9.4% 14.3% 22.4% 77.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 2.7% 4.2% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 4.3% 6.6% 10.2% 89.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 2.6% 4.2% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 4.0% 6.6% 9.6% 90.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.5% 1.3% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.2% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 0.7% 2.1% 5.1% 94.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 5.7% 8.4% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 7 1.5% 3.6% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 9 9.0% 12.0% 14.7% 85.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 5.1% 7.6% 11.6% 88.4%
Grade 7 1.0% 3.0% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 9 8.1% 11.2% 16.3% 83.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 4.1% 5.9% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 6.5% 9.2% 13.9% 86.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 2.9% 4.2% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.7% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 9 4.7% 6.1% 9.4% 90.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 1.0% 1.8% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 * % 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 1.7% 2.4% 3.8% 96.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 2.0% 3.4% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 9 3.1% 5.2% 6.9% 93.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.3% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.8% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 0.3% 1.4% 2.7% 97.3%
Pearland
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 9.3% 15.1% 35.0% 65.0%
Grade 7 8.7% 8.7% 23.2% 76.8%
Grade 9 10.0% 23.3% 50.0% 50.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 18.7% 28.5% 57.4% 42.6%
Grade 7 17.6% 22.1% 50.0% 50.0%
Grade 9 20.0% 36.7% 66.7% 33.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 2.4% 4.6% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 7 4.2% 5.6% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 9 * % 3.3% 10.0% 90.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 2.3% 8.1% 19.1% 80.9%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 3.3% 16.7% 40.0% 60.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 2.3% 8.1% 18.2% 81.8%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 3.3% 16.7% 40.0% 60.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All * % 5.8% 15.9% 84.1%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 13.3% 36.7% 63.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 0.9% 2.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 * % 3.3% 3.3% 96.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All * % * % 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All * % * % 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 * % * % 3.3% 96.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.9% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Pearland
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 27.9% 45.7% 63.3% 36.7%
Grade 7 16.5% 25.2% 40.8% 59.2%
Grade 9 35.7% 59.5% 78.6% 21.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 41.9% 54.5% 73.3% 26.7%
Grade 7 28.2% 33.0% 53.4% 46.6%
Grade 9 51.2% 69.0% 86.9% 13.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 15.1% 20.3% 38.5% 61.5%
Grade 7 16.3% 22.1% 35.6% 64.4%
Grade 9 14.3% 19.0% 40.5% 59.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 27.3% 36.1% 44.8% 55.2%
Grade 7 9.7% 15.5% 21.4% 78.6%
Grade 9 39.3% 50.0% 60.7% 39.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 26.9% 35.3% 42.3% 57.7%
Grade 7 9.8% 14.7% 19.6% 80.4%
Grade 9 38.6% 49.4% 57.8% 42.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 11.8% 15.0% 19.8% 80.2%
Grade 7 4.8% 7.7% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 9 16.5% 20.0% 24.7% 75.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 5.9% 8.5% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 2.0% 5.0% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 9 8.5% 11.0% 22.0% 78.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 5.2% 7.1% 13.0% 87.0%
Grade 7 2.0% 3.0% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 9 7.4% 9.9% 18.5% 81.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.8% 3.5% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 7 * % 3.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 1.3% 3.8% 7.5% 92.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 6.3% 7.4% 10.8% 89.2%
Grade 7 1.0% 2.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 9.8% 11.0% 15.9% 84.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 3.1% 3.1% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 2.1% 2.1% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 9 3.8% 3.8% 9.0% 91.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 0.4% 1.9% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 * % 2.5% 7.6% 92.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 5.9% 5.9% 10.0% 90.0%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 9 9.8% 9.8% 15.9% 84.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 4.8% 6.0% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 7 * % 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 8.0% 9.3% 10.7% 89.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 1.6% 1.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 2.6% 2.6% 3.9% 96.1%
Pearland
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 20.0% 30.0% 45.4% 54.6%
Grade 7 11.4% 16.8% 32.0% 68.0%
Grade 9 28.7% 43.2% 58.8% 41.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 33.8% 45.2% 62.3% 37.7%
Grade 7 19.1% 27.5% 48.6% 51.4%
Grade 9 48.8% 63.1% 76.1% 23.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 8.3% 11.4% 22.4% 77.6%
Grade 7 8.1% 11.6% 21.8% 78.2%
Grade 9 8.4% 11.1% 23.0% 77.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 13.1% 18.0% 24.9% 75.1%
Grade 7 4.6% 7.6% 10.8% 89.2%
Grade 9 21.6% 28.4% 39.2% 60.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 11.6% 15.7% 22.2% 77.8%
Grade 7 3.8% 6.6% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 9 19.4% 24.8% 35.0% 65.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 4.8% 7.9% 12.3% 87.7%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.3% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 9 8.1% 12.5% 19.5% 80.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 1.3% 2.5% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.0% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 2.1% 4.1% 7.9% 92.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 1.0% 2.3% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.8% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 1.4% 3.8% 6.9% 93.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.5% 0.7% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.4% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.1% 2.5% 97.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 2.9% 4.8% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 7 1.0% 2.7% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 4.9% 6.9% 9.0% 91.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 2.3% 4.3% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 7 0.8% 2.2% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 9 3.9% 6.3% 8.8% 91.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 1.2% 2.3% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.8% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 2.1% 3.9% 7.7% 92.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 1.8% 2.1% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 7 0.4% 1.0% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 3.1% 3.1% 6.3% 93.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.8% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 1.4% 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 1.1% 1.9% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 9 1.8% 2.9% 3.6% 96.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.4% 0.9% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 0.4% 1.1% 1.8% 98.2%
Pearland
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 45.1% 57.9% 75.3% 24.7%
Grade 7 26.6% 37.1% 53.2% 46.8%
Grade 9 52.7% 66.5% 84.4% 15.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 53.2% 67.1% 80.5% 19.5%
Grade 7 32.0% 40.8% 60.8% 39.2%
Grade 9 61.9% 78.0% 88.7% 11.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 20.4% 27.0% 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 7 22.2% 26.2% 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 9 19.6% 27.4% 42.9% 57.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 31.2% 42.9% 57.6% 42.4%
Grade 7 14.4% 18.4% 32.8% 67.2%
Grade 9 38.1% 53.0% 67.9% 32.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 30.3% 41.5% 55.4% 44.6%
Grade 7 13.1% 14.8% 28.7% 71.3%
Grade 9 37.3% 52.4% 66.3% 33.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 9.9% 14.1% 23.6% 76.4%
Grade 7 2.4% 4.0% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 9 13.0% 18.3% 28.4% 71.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 6.9% 9.3% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 1.7% 4.1% 10.7% 89.3%
Grade 9 9.0% 11.4% 17.5% 82.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 6.9% 9.1% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.3% 8.3% 91.7%
Grade 9 9.1% 11.5% 16.4% 83.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.7% 3.2% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.7% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 9 0.6% 3.7% 8.7% 91.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 10.6% 14.1% 18.2% 81.8%
Grade 7 5.2% 7.0% 12.2% 87.8%
Grade 9 12.7% 16.9% 20.5% 79.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 7.7% 9.5% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 7 1.8% 3.5% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 9 10.0% 11.9% 20.0% 80.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 7.0% 9.5% 14.5% 85.5%
Grade 7 4.3% 5.1% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 9 8.2% 11.3% 17.0% 83.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 6.6% 9.3% 13.1% 86.9%
Grade 7 1.7% 5.0% 9.2% 90.8%
Grade 9 8.5% 11.0% 14.6% 85.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.9% 2.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 7 * % 0.9% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.5% 3.1% 96.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 5.2% 7.8% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.7% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 9 7.1% 10.3% 13.5% 86.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 1.6% 2.0% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 9 1.9% 2.5% 5.6% 94.4%
Pearland
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 23.7% 33.8% 46.9% 53.1%
Grade 7 11.7% 16.4% 28.9% 71.1%
Grade 9 33.8% 48.5% 62.1% 37.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 35.8% 47.4% 63.7% 36.3%
Grade 7 18.0% 25.4% 44.7% 55.3%
Grade 9 50.9% 66.0% 79.7% 20.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 10.8% 14.9% 24.3% 75.7%
Grade 7 9.8% 12.9% 21.3% 78.7%
Grade 9 11.6% 16.7% 27.0% 73.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 15.3% 20.6% 29.1% 70.9%
Grade 7 5.6% 7.8% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 9 23.5% 31.4% 43.7% 56.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 13.7% 18.5% 26.3% 73.7%
Grade 7 4.3% 6.5% 10.1% 89.9%
Grade 9 21.8% 28.7% 40.1% 59.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 4.8% 7.7% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 7 1.3% 2.4% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 9 7.8% 12.2% 20.3% 79.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 2.5% 4.2% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.8% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 3.8% 6.3% 10.1% 89.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 2.3% 4.2% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 3.5% 6.3% 9.0% 91.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.6% 1.2% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.4% 4.0% 96.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 3.6% 6.0% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.5% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 9 5.2% 8.0% 9.7% 90.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 3.4% 5.1% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 7 1.4% 2.6% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 5.0% 7.1% 11.4% 88.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 2.6% 4.1% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.9% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 3.5% 6.0% 9.5% 90.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 3.2% 3.8% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 7 0.7% 2.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 5.2% 5.2% 7.7% 92.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.9% 1.3% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.7% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 1.4% 1.8% 2.9% 97.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 1.3% 2.3% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 1.8% 3.3% 4.0% 96.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.9% 1.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.5% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 1.4% 1.4% 3.3% 96.7%
Pearland
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 34.1% 45.9% 66.1% 33.9%
Grade 7 20.9% 30.7% 50.7% 49.3%
Grade 9 43.6% 57.0% 77.3% 22.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 46.0% 59.4% 75.0% 25.0%
Grade 7 30.1% 40.3% 64.6% 35.4%
Grade 9 57.6% 73.3% 82.6% 17.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 13.6% 17.8% 34.4% 65.6%
Grade 7 13.2% 17.5% 33.3% 66.7%
Grade 9 13.9% 17.9% 35.3% 64.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 23.3% 33.6% 43.8% 56.2%
Grade 7 8.4% 14.6% 22.1% 77.9%
Grade 9 34.1% 47.4% 59.5% 40.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 22.4% 31.7% 41.5% 58.5%
Grade 7 8.2% 12.7% 20.0% 80.0%
Grade 9 32.4% 45.1% 56.6% 43.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 9.0% 13.6% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 7 3.1% 6.1% 11.4% 88.6%
Grade 9 13.3% 19.1% 27.2% 72.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 3.6% 4.8% 9.8% 90.2%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.9% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 9 5.9% 7.6% 13.5% 86.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 3.3% 4.4% 8.8% 91.2%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 9 5.4% 7.2% 12.6% 87.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.4% 1.9% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 7 * % 0.5% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 0.6% 3.0% 6.0% 94.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 7.9% 10.2% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 7 1.4% 2.8% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 12.5% 15.5% 19.6% 80.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 4.8% 7.2% 11.4% 88.6%
Grade 7 0.5% 2.8% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 9 7.9% 10.3% 15.2% 84.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 3.8% 5.3% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.4% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 9 6.2% 8.0% 14.2% 85.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 3.0% 4.6% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 4.8% 7.2% 12.0% 88.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.7% 1.5% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 * % 0.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 1.2% 1.8% 2.4% 97.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 4.0% 5.8% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 7 * % 1.0% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 6.8% 9.3% 12.3% 87.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.4% 1.6% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 * % 1.8% 3.0% 97.0%
Pearland
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 24.8% 34.8% 50.1% 49.9%
Grade 7 12.2% 17.1% 31.8% 68.2%
Grade 9 35.1% 49.0% 64.9% 35.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 36.3% 49.4% 64.4% 35.6%
Grade 7 19.6% 27.2% 47.6% 52.4%
Grade 9 49.9% 67.5% 78.2% 21.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 10.4% 14.2% 25.1% 74.9%
Grade 7 8.9% 11.7% 20.8% 79.2%
Grade 9 11.7% 16.2% 28.7% 71.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 16.4% 23.2% 31.2% 68.8%
Grade 7 4.8% 6.9% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 9 25.8% 36.4% 46.9% 53.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 15.3% 21.4% 28.7% 71.3%
Grade 7 4.4% 6.3% 10.2% 89.8%
Grade 9 24.1% 33.6% 43.7% 56.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 6.6% 9.8% 14.8% 85.2%
Grade 7 1.7% 2.8% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 9 10.6% 15.6% 22.5% 77.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 2.6% 3.7% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 4.0% 5.6% 9.6% 90.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 2.5% 3.5% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 3.7% 5.4% 8.5% 91.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.3% 1.2% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 0.3% 1.7% 4.9% 95.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 4.1% 6.2% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 1.8% 3.2% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 9 6.0% 8.5% 11.1% 88.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 3.1% 4.5% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.4% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 9 4.9% 7.0% 11.3% 88.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 2.5% 3.7% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 4.1% 6.1% 10.2% 89.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 2.4% 3.2% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 4.0% 5.2% 7.4% 92.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.6% 0.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.4% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 9 0.9% 1.2% 2.4% 97.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 1.7% 2.9% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.6% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 2.7% 4.7% 6.2% 93.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.6% 1.1% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.5% 2.0% 98.0%
Pearland
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 38.0% 51.2% 68.5% 31.5%
Grade 7 25.4% 38.5% 54.9% 45.1%
Grade 9 48.2% 61.4% 79.5% 20.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 55.0% 63.3% 81.7% 18.3%
Grade 7 35.0% 47.5% 70.8% 29.2%
Grade 9 71.1% 75.9% 90.4% 9.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 19.2% 24.8% 43.9% 56.1%
Grade 7 20.5% 27.0% 47.5% 52.5%
Grade 9 18.1% 22.9% 41.0% 59.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 28.0% 34.0% 48.3% 51.7%
Grade 7 14.9% 24.0% 30.6% 69.4%
Grade 9 38.6% 42.2% 62.7% 37.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 25.1% 30.4% 44.3% 55.7%
Grade 7 10.8% 18.3% 26.7% 73.3%
Grade 9 36.6% 40.2% 58.5% 41.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 5.4% 8.9% 18.7% 81.3%
Grade 7 3.3% 8.2% 12.3% 87.7%
Grade 9 7.1% 9.5% 23.8% 76.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 4.1% 7.3% 13.3% 86.7%
Grade 7 * % 2.5% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 9 7.4% 11.1% 18.5% 81.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 3.4% 7.0% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 7 * % 1.7% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 9 6.2% 11.1% 17.3% 82.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 1.4% 2.5% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 7 * % 0.9% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 9 2.6% 3.8% 5.1% 94.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 10.1% 14.4% 18.7% 81.3%
Grade 7 0.9% 4.4% 9.7% 90.3%
Grade 9 17.1% 22.0% 25.6% 74.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 7.9% 12.4% 16.4% 83.6%
Grade 7 1.8% 7.3% 10.1% 89.9%
Grade 9 12.5% 16.3% 21.3% 78.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 4.8% 7.7% 12.4% 87.6%
Grade 7 2.7% 4.5% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 9 6.3% 10.1% 17.7% 82.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 5.2% 7.1% 12.3% 87.7%
Grade 7 0.9% 5.2% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 9 8.5% 8.5% 15.9% 84.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 2.2% 4.1% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 7 * % 2.8% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 9 3.8% 5.1% 6.3% 93.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 5.6% 6.1% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.9% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 9 9.3% 9.3% 12.0% 88.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 1.5% 2.3% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 7 * % 1.9% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 9 2.5% 2.5% 8.8% 91.3%
Pearland
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 22.9% 34.5% 52.7% 47.3%
Grade 7 14.7% 21.2% 37.1% 62.9%
Grade 9 31.6% 48.5% 69.1% 30.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 35.4% 46.1% 64.5% 35.5%
Grade 7 22.7% 29.6% 52.7% 47.3%
Grade 9 48.9% 63.7% 77.0% 23.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 13.0% 16.6% 26.1% 73.9%
Grade 7 11.4% 13.6% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 9 14.7% 19.9% 29.4% 70.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 17.9% 25.3% 33.7% 66.3%
Grade 7 5.0% 8.4% 13.0% 87.0%
Grade 9 31.6% 43.4% 55.9% 44.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 15.5% 21.6% 30.5% 69.5%
Grade 7 4.3% 6.2% 11.7% 88.3%
Grade 9 27.4% 37.8% 50.4% 49.6%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 6.1% 9.5% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 1.5% 2.7% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 9 11.0% 16.9% 25.7% 74.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 2.2% 3.9% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 * % 1.2% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 9 4.4% 6.7% 8.9% 91.1%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 1.5% 3.1% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 7 * % 0.4% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 3.0% 6.0% 8.2% 91.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.7% 1.5% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 * % 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 1.5% 2.2% 3.7% 96.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 4.7% 7.0% 8.8% 91.2%
Grade 7 1.2% 2.8% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 9 8.2% 11.2% 14.2% 85.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 3.4% 5.3% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.6% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 9 6.1% 9.1% 13.6% 86.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 2.9% 3.6% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 1.2% 1.2% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 4.5% 6.1% 12.1% 87.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 3.0% 3.6% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 * % 0.4% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 6.1% 6.9% 10.7% 89.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 1.1% 2.1% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 * % 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 9 2.3% 3.9% 4.7% 95.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 2.2% 3.4% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 0.4% 1.3% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 4.0% 5.6% 7.1% 92.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 1.0% 1.6% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.9% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 1.5% 2.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Pearland
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 29.6% 40.0% 54.5% 45.5%
Grade 7 14.7% 21.1% 35.8% 64.2%
Grade 9 39.8% 52.9% 67.3% 32.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Alcohol All 41.5% 54.7% 69.4% 30.6%
Grade 7 21.5% 31.3% 51.3% 48.7%
Grade 9 55.0% 70.6% 81.7% 18.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Inhalants All 11.1% 15.5% 29.0% 71.0%
Grade 7 10.9% 15.1% 27.2% 72.8%
Grade 9 11.3% 15.9% 30.2% 69.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Any Illicit Drug All 18.5% 25.4% 34.9% 65.1%
Grade 7 8.0% 11.7% 17.2% 82.8%
Grade 9 25.6% 34.8% 47.0% 53.0%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana All 17.5% 24.2% 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 7 6.8% 10.5% 15.0% 85.0%
Grade 9 24.8% 33.4% 44.5% 55.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Marijuana Only All 6.5% 10.1% 15.9% 84.1%
Grade 7 2.2% 4.4% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 9 9.4% 13.9% 21.8% 78.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine or Crack All 3.2% 4.5% 8.7% 91.3%
Grade 7 1.5% 2.0% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 4.4% 6.2% 11.8% 88.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Cocaine All 3.3% 4.6% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 1.6% 2.1% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 9 4.4% 6.3% 10.7% 89.3%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Crack All 0.4% 1.5% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 0.3% 1.9% 5.2% 94.8%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Hallucinogens All 5.3% 7.6% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 7 2.1% 3.9% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 9 7.5% 10.0% 12.5% 87.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Uppers All 4.4% 6.3% 9.8% 90.2%
Grade 7 1.3% 3.4% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 9 6.4% 8.3% 12.5% 87.5%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Downers All 3.1% 5.1% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 7 1.0% 2.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 4.5% 7.1% 10.6% 89.4%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Rohypnol All 3.0% 4.2% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 7 1.0% 2.6% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 9 4.4% 5.3% 8.1% 91.9%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Steroids All 0.7% 1.0% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 0.3% 1.1% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.0% 2.3% 97.7%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Ecstasy All 2.2% 3.5% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 3.2% 5.2% 6.8% 93.2%
─────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
Heroin All 0.6% 1.1% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.3% 2.9% 97.1%
Pearland
Spring 1998

GENDER

Q1 Frequency Percent
────────────────────────────
Female 567.8704 48.9
Male 593.7193 51.1

Frequency Missing = 2.12514335

GRADE

Q2 Frequency Percent
─────────────────────────────────
Grade 7 518.3144 44.5
Grade 9 645.4004 55.5

LIVE WITH BOTH PARENTS

Q3 Frequency Percent
────────────────────────────────
No 409.3271 35.4
Yes 745.8871 64.6

Frequency Missing = 8.5005734

AGE

Q4 Frequency Percent
───────────────────────────────────
11 or younger 59.10603 5.1
12 256.8839 22.1
13 205.2752 17.7
14 152.6336 13.2
15 378.1529 32.6
16 90.24667 7.8
17 16.40849 1.4
18 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 3.64068249

ETHNICITY

Q5 Frequency Percent
──────────────────────────────────────
African/American 94.82285 8.3
Asian/American 44.31474 3.9
Mexican/American 195.0348 17.2
Native/American 9.867947 0.9
Other 40.36078 3.6
White 751.5387 66.2

Frequency Missing = 27.77502891

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

ON AVERAGE WHAT GRADES


DO YOU GET

Q6 Frequency Percent
────────────────────────────────
Mostly A's 287.1525 25.1
Mostly B's 530.4264 46.4
Mostly C's 223.6184 19.5
Mostly D's 72.12365 6.3
Mostly F's 30.82305 2.7

Frequency Missing = 19.57078623

LENGTH OF TIME IN THIS DISTRICT

Q7 Frequency Percent
───────────────────────────────
<1 year 183.1221 16.0
2-3 years 202.8919 17.7
>4 years 758.13 66.3

Frequency Missing = 19.57078623

DO YOU HAVE A JOB

Q8 Frequency Percent
────────────────────────────────
No 928.4335 81.1
Yes 216.6165 18.9

Frequency Missing = 18.6648513

DO YOU GET AN ALLOWANCE


Q9 Frequency Percent
────────────────────────────────
No 607.1645 53.0
Yes 538.6433 47.0

Frequency Missing = 17.90708173

EITHER PARENT COLLEGE GRADUATE

Q10 Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
Don't Know 195.1152 17.0
No 278.5589 24.3
Yes 670.7663 58.6

Frequency Missing = 19.27445551

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

QUALIFY FOR FREE/REDUCED


PRICE LUNCH

Q11 Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
Don't Know 154.1448 13.5
No 836.7264 73.2
Yes 152.8113 13.4

Frequency Missing = 20.03222508

PARTICIPATE IN ATHLETICS

Q12A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 558.7137 50.3
Yes 552.0207 49.7

Frequency Missing = 52.98041839

PARTICIPATE IN BAND/ORCHESTRA

Q12B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 794.3083 77.1
Yes 236.1152 22.9

Frequency Missing = 133.29136961

PARTICIPATE IN CHOIR

Q12C Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 823.2009 79.7
Yes 209.8092 20.3

Frequency Missing = 130.70478741

PARTICIPATE IN DRAMA/SPEECH

Q12D Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 904.6294 89.4
Yes 107.4425 10.6

Frequency Missing = 151.64294742

PARTICIPATE IN DRILL
TEAM/CHEERLEADING

Q12E Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 931.7779 91.5
Yes 86.8176 8.5

Frequency Missing = 145.11935201

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

PARTICIPATE IN STUDENT
GOVERNMENT

Q12F Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 973.9844 98.0
Yes 19.42262 2.0

Frequency Missing = 170.30779872

PARTICIPATE IN SCHOOL
NEWSPAPER/YEARBOOK

Q12G Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 974.7422 97.1
Yes 28.82913 2.9

Frequency Missing = 160.14352082

PARTICIPATE IN ACADEMIC
CLUBS/SOCIETIES

Q12H Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 884.1865 88.3
Yes 117.7041 11.7

Frequency Missing = 161.82416809

PARTICIPATE IN SERVICE CLUBS

Q12I Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 923.6244 92.3
Yes 76.61944 7.7

Frequency Missing = 163.47092982

PARTICIPATE IN VOE/DE/WORK-STUDY

Q12J Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 959.2735 98.2
Yes 17.29748 1.8

Frequency Missing = 187.14383739

PARTICIPATE IN OTHER CLUBS

Q12K Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 712.3463 69.9
Yes 307.4684 30.1

Frequency Missing = 143.90014359

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR HOME

Q13A Frequency Percent


─────────────────────────────────────
Very Safe 859.7389 74.2
Somewhat Safe 267.8485 23.1
Not Very Safe 18.51669 1.6
Not Safe At All 5.61766 0.5
Don't Know 7.1332 0.6

Frequency Missing = 4.85989091

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

Q13B Frequency Percent


─────────────────────────────────────
Very Safe 493.2618 42.9
Somewhat Safe 543.6218 47.3
Not Very Safe 79.48541 6.9
Not Safe At All 20.49366 1.8
Don't Know 12.43759 1.1

Frequency Missing = 14.4145646

DO YOU FEEL SAFE AT SCHOOL

Q13C Frequency Percent


─────────────────────────────────────
Very Safe 450.5261 39.1
Somewhat Safe 551.2672 47.8
Not Very Safe 87.42721 7.6
Not Safe At All 36.7201 3.2
Don't Know 27.00032 2.3

Frequency Missing = 10.77388211


FRIENDS FEELING CLOSE
TO THEIR PARENTS

Q14A Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────
None 67.06477 5.8
A Few 311.4224 27.0
Some 296.8935 25.8
Most 380.4641 33.0
All 95.58062 8.3

Frequency Missing = 12.28942125

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

HOW MANY FRIENDS


CARRY WEAPONS

Q14B Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────
None 713.0532 63.5
A Few 251.6729 22.4
Some 96.99882 8.6
Most 47.97236 4.3
All 12.89903 1.1

Frequency Missing = 41.11855045

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARE


ABOUT GOOD GRADES

Q14C Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────
None 40.82222 3.7
A Few 175.5783 15.7
Some 260.4528 23.3
Most 451.83 40.5
All 187.3893 16.8

Frequency Missing = 47.64214586

HOW MANY FRIENDS


BELONG TO A GANG

Q14D Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────
None 910.5603 79.2
A Few 151.4609 13.2
Some 52.51898 4.6
Most 22.61881 2.0
All 12.89903 1.1
Frequency Missing = 13.65679503

FRIENDS WISHING TO
DROP OUT OF SCHOOL

Q14E Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────
None 655.378 57.2
A Few 316.0368 27.6
Some 88.33314 7.7
Most 49.02646 4.3
All 36.88521 3.2

Frequency Missing = 18.05524709

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

PARENTS ATTEND PTA/SCHOOL


OPEN HOUSES

Q15 Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 544.7945 51.5
Yes 513.0273 48.5

Frequency Missing = 105.8930657

EVER INHALED SPRAY PAINT FOR KICKS

Q16A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1028.315 89.4
In Your Lifetime 68.30092 5.9
Since School Began 22.32248 1.9
In the Past Month 31.26755 2.7

Frequency Missing = 13.50862967

EVER INHALED WHITEOUT FOR KICKS

Q16B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 980.0804 86.3
In Your Lifetime 95.31818 8.4
Since School Began 30.49283 2.7
In the Past Month 30.34467 2.7

Frequency Missing = 27.47869819

EVER INHALED GASOLINE FOR KICKS


Q16C Frequency Percent
────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1038.2 92.5
In Your Lifetime 56.15966 5.0
Since School Began 10.01611 0.9
In the Past Month 18.05525 1.6

Frequency Missing = 41.28365858

EVER INHALED FREON FOR KICKS

Q16D Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1053.817 94.6
In Your Lifetime 33.24452 3.0
Since School Began 6.985034 0.6
In the Past Month 20.49366 1.8

Frequency Missing = 49.17462777

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

EVER INHALED POPPERS, ETC. FOR KICKS

Q16E Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1077.951 96.3
In Your Lifetime 17.46259 1.6
Since School Began 6.523595 0.6
In the Past Month 16.85298 1.5

Frequency Missing = 44.92434107

EVER INHALED GLUE FOR KICKS

Q16F Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1031.693 92.3
In Your Lifetime 55.69822 5.0
Since School Began 12.14126 1.1
In the Past Month 18.66485 1.7

Frequency Missing = 45.51700251

EVER INHALED PAINT THINNERS FOR KICKS

Q16G Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1033.95 92.0
In Your Lifetime 49.63607 4.4
Since School Began 24.28251 2.2
In the Past Month 16.53971 1.5

Frequency Missing = 39.30668059


EVER INHALED NITROUS OXIDE FOR KICKS

Q16H Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1006.454 90.8
In Your Lifetime 37.64298 3.4
Since School Began 22.15737 2.0
In the Past Month 42.66798 3.8

Frequency Missing = 54.79228825

EVER INHALED OCTANE BOOSTER FOR KICKS

Q16I Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1082.515 98.0
In Your Lifetime 9.110178 0.8
Since School Began 4.398452 0.4
In the Past Month 9.110178 0.8

Frequency Missing = 58.5811361

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

EVER INHALED OTHER SPRAYS FOR KICKS

Q16J Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1054.609 95.0
In Your Lifetime 29.73506 2.7
Since School Began 7.42953 0.7
In the Past Month 17.75892 1.6

Frequency Missing = 54.18268404

EVER INHALED OTHER INHALANTS FOR KICKS

Q16K Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 974.3146 86.5
In Your Lifetime 71.79344 6.4
Since School Began 23.0633 2.0
In the Past Month 57.36193 5.1

Frequency Missing = 37.18153724

RECENT CIGARETTE USE

Q17A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 544.3074 47.4
In Your Lifetime 183.6513 16.0
Since School Began 120.096 10.5
In the Past Month 299.7299 26.1

Frequency Missing = 15.93010374


RECENT SMOKELESS TOBACCO USE

Q17B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 924.725 82.2
In Your Lifetime 74.84146 6.6
Since School Began 40.85611 3.6
In the Past Month 85.05656 7.6

Frequency Missing = 38.23563753

RECENT BEER USE

Q17C Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 521.5235 46.3
In Your Lifetime 160.2409 14.2
Since School Began 111.9087 9.9
In the Past Month 333.0253 29.6

Frequency Missing = 37.01642911

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

RECENT WINE COOLER USE

Q17D Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 497.1267 44.2
In Your Lifetime 169.0378 15.0
Since School Began 165.812 14.7
In the Past Month 293.2063 26.1

Frequency Missing = 38.53196825

RECENT WINE USE

Q17E Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 585.0323 51.7
In Your Lifetime 185.315 16.4
Since School Began 131.4964 11.6
In the Past Month 229.1049 20.3

Frequency Missing = 32.76614241

RECENT LIQUOR USE

Q17F Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 551.7031 49.2
In Your Lifetime 125.0532 11.1
Since School Began 108.8607 9.7
In the Past Month 336.6829 30.0

Frequency Missing = 41.41488117


RECENT MARIJUANA USE

Q18A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 779.0765 68.3
In Your Lifetime 96.71944 8.5
Since School Began 72.58509 6.4
In the Past Month 192.8801 16.9

Frequency Missing = 22.45369915

RECENT COCAINE USE

Q18B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1037.87 93.0
In Your Lifetime 30.82305 2.8
Since School Began 17.31442 1.6
In the Past Month 30.52672 2.7

Frequency Missing = 47.18070701

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

RECENT CRACK USE

Q18C Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1056.717 96.5
In Your Lifetime 22.47064 2.1
Since School Began 10.47755 1.0
In the Past Month 5.61766 0.5

Frequency Missing = 68.43214051

RECENT HALLUCINOGEN USE

Q18E Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1010.243 90.6
In Your Lifetime 21.71287 1.9
Since School Began 26.11132 2.3
In the Past Month 57.56092 5.2

Frequency Missing = 48.08664194

RECENT UPPER USE

Q18F Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 990.8204 90.6
In Your Lifetime 37.95625 3.5
Since School Began 21.25143 1.9
In the Past Month 43.59085 4.0

Frequency Missing = 70.09584501


RECENT DOWNER USE

Q18G Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1013.274 92.6
In Your Lifetime 31.89409 2.9
Since School Began 16.70482 1.5
In the Past Month 32.65186 3.0

Frequency Missing = 69.18991008

RECENT ROHYPNOL USE

Q18H Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1036.668 93.5
In Your Lifetime 26.57276 2.4
Since School Began 10.77388 1.0
In the Past Month 34.48068 3.1

Frequency Missing = 55.21984156

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

RECENT STEROID USE

Q18I Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1052.335 97.5
In Your Lifetime 12.14126 1.1
Since School Began 5.765826 0.5
In the Past Month 8.962012 0.8

Frequency Missing = 84.51040961

RECENT ECSTASY USE

Q18J Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1010.425 95.0
In Your Lifetime 15.63377 1.5
Since School Began 13.2123 1.2
In the Past Month 24.15129 2.3

Frequency Missing = 100.29234799

RECENT HEROIN USE

Q18K Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1054.164 97.3
In Your Lifetime 15.63377 1.4
Since School Began 5.61766 0.5
In the Past Month 7.742804 0.7

Frequency Missing = 80.55645363


TOBACCO USE IN PAST MONTH

Q19A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 797.9403 70.8
1-2 times 105.0549 9.3
3-10 times 80.47606 7.1
11+ times 143.062 12.7

Frequency Missing = 37.18153724

ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH

Q19B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 621.6847 55.7
1-2 times 243.6507 21.8
3-10 times 177.6739 15.9
11+ times 73.21164 6.6

Frequency Missing = 47.4939805

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

INHALANT USE IN PAST MONTH

Q19C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1010.59 90.9
1-2 times 77.85559 7.0
3-10 times 14.7109 1.3
11+ times 8.648739 0.8

Frequency Missing = 51.90937533

MARIJUANA USE IN PAST MONTH

Q19D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 854.5784 78.4
1-2 times 106.2911 9.7
3-10 times 65.91333 6.0
11+ times 63.78819 5.8

Frequency Missing = 73.14386606

COCAINE USE IN PAST MONTH

Q19E Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1031.198 96.1
1-2 times 27.94014 2.6
3-10 times 9.571616 0.9
11+ times 4.859891 0.5

Frequency Missing = 90.14501286


CRACK USE IN PAST MONTH

Q19F Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never Heard/Used 1066.75 98.7
1-2 times 10.77388 1.0
3-10 times 1.367374 0.1
11+ times 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 83.45630932

CLOSE FRIENDS USE CIGARETTES

Q20A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 338.9941 30.3
A few 285.5735 25.5
Some 215.5793 19.3
Most 220.6382 19.7
All 56.95132 5.1

Frequency Missing = 45.97844136

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

CLOSE FRIENDS USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO

Q20B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 641.3867 59.5
A few 210.2919 19.5
Some 152.4854 14.2
Most 63.19552 5.9
All 9.719782 0.9

Frequency Missing = 86.63555296

CLOSE FRIENDS USE BEER

Q20C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 350.1616 32.2
A few 218.3436 20.1
Some 185.9755 17.1
Most 227.6571 20.9
All 106.3249 9.8

Frequency Missing = 75.25206664

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE COOLERS

Q20D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 375.5152 35.1
A few 226.895 21.2
Some 193.8834 18.1
Most 187.5418 17.5
All 85.05656 8.0

Frequency Missing = 94.82285287


CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE

Q20E Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 473.4708 44.2
A few 253.3366 23.7
Some 179.9133 16.8
Most 112.6834 10.5
All 50.87222 4.8

Frequency Missing = 93.43853632

CLOSE FRIENDS USE LIQUOR

Q20F Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 410.7028 39.3
A few 198.3792 19.0
Some 145.4496 13.9
Most 184.0663 17.6
All 105.7153 10.1

Frequency Missing = 119.40169537

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

CLOSE FRIENDS USE INHALANTS

Q20G Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 762.558 70.9
A few 199.7804 18.6
Some 82.41915 7.7
Most 24.43068 2.3
All 5.765826 0.5

Frequency Missing = 88.76069631

CLOSE FRIENDS USE MARIJUANA

Q20H Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never heard/None 511.6217 47.7
A few 188.9896 17.6
Some 166.6037 15.5
Most 146.0931 13.6
All 60.29567 5.6

Frequency Missing = 90.11112732

DIFFICULT TO GET CIGARETTES

Q21A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 60.96872 5.6
Impossible 145.7246 13.3
Very difficult 57.32804 5.3
Somewhat diff 70.68851 6.5
Somewhat easy 198.9379 18.2
Very easy 558.1423 51.1

Frequency Missing = 71.92465764


DIFFICULT TO GET SMOKELESS TOBACCO

Q21B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 110.2915 10.5
Impossible 216.2311 20.5
Very difficult 83.55365 7.9
Somewhat diff 90.29318 8.6
Somewhat easy 168.3478 16.0
Very easy 385.2818 36.6

Frequency Missing = 109.71579909

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DIFFICULT TO GET BEER

Q21C Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 52.17182 4.9
Impossible 131.0137 12.4
Very difficult 65.53228 6.2
Somewhat diff 113.1914 10.7
Somewhat easy 188.1979 17.8
Very easy 507.3844 48.0

Frequency Missing = 106.22328196

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE COOLERS

Q21D Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 60.21096 5.9
Impossible 137.8506 13.6
Very difficult 66.43822 6.6
Somewhat diff 121.6919 12.0
Somewhat easy 192.1519 19.0
Very easy 434.8501 42.9

Frequency Missing = 150.52107605

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE

Q21E Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 51.11772 5.0
Impossible 151.8037 14.9
Very difficult 90.4244 8.8
Somewhat diff 119.4356 11.7
Somewhat easy 205.216 20.1
Very easy 403.862 39.5
Frequency Missing = 141.85539452

DIFFICULT TO GET LIQUOR

Q21F Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 55.2029 5.5
Impossible 180.1714 18.1
Very difficult 83.43937 8.4
Somewhat diff 83.91775 8.4
Somewhat easy 167.1116 16.8
Very easy 425.7569 42.8

Frequency Missing = 168.11488429

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DIFFICULT TO GET INHALANTS

Q21G Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 87.68965 8.4
Impossible 155.9059 14.9
Very difficult 31.10244 3.0
Somewhat diff 58.28481 5.6
Somewhat easy 119.1393 11.4
Very easy 595.8318 56.9

Frequency Missing = 115.76101288

DIFFICULT TO GET MARIJUANA

Q21H Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 75.07002 7.2
Impossible 309.5553 29.6
Very difficult 81.16606 7.8
Somewhat diff 92.58343 8.9
Somewhat easy 170.1766 16.3
Very easy 315.7617 30.2

Frequency Missing = 119.40169537

DIFFICULT TO GET COCAINE

Q21I Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 103.1753 10.1
Impossible 385.4509 37.6
Very difficult 147.9853 14.4
Somewhat diff 144.9881 14.1
Somewhat easy 119.6685 11.7
Very easy 124.232 12.1
Frequency Missing = 138.21471203

DIFFICULT TO GET CRACK

Q21J Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 100.4405 10.1
Impossible 386.0775 38.9
Very difficult 167.4418 16.9
Somewhat diff 134.8239 13.6
Somewhat easy 105.5333 10.6
Very easy 97.95559 9.9

Frequency Missing = 171.44229329

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DIFFICULT TO GET HALLUCINOGENS

Q21L Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 194.768 19.1
Impossible 345.6024 33.9
Very difficult 139.9801 13.7
Somewhat diff 119.1901 11.7
Somewhat easy 109.174 10.7
Very easy 111.1679 10.9

Frequency Missing = 143.83237251

DIFFICULT TO GET UPPERS

Q21M Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 237.6985 23.9
Impossible 283.5457 28.6
Very difficult 118.5635 11.9
Somewhat diff 132.6987 13.4
Somewhat easy 90.95361 9.2
Very easy 129.3882 13.0

Frequency Missing = 170.86657462

DIFFICULT TO GET DOWNERS

Q21N Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 220.8624 23.2
Impossible 284.3035 29.8
Very difficult 107.0319 11.2
Somewhat diff 133.6216 14.0
Somewhat easy 84.57818 8.9
Very easy 122.8646 12.9
Frequency Missing = 210.45264316

DIFFICULT TO GET ROHYPNOL

Q21O Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 353.5103 34.3
Impossible 265.1772 25.7
Very difficult 111.9087 10.9
Somewhat diff 101.4312 9.8
Somewhat easy 93.07875 9.0
Very easy 105.4021 10.2

Frequency Missing = 133.20665576

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DIFFICULT TO GET STEROIDS

Q21P Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 126.8482 12.9
Impossible 350.1151 35.7
Very difficult 154.9873 15.8
Somewhat diff 134.989 13.8
Somewhat easy 109.6354 11.2
Very easy 103.8696 10.6

Frequency Missing = 183.27027569

DIFFICULT TO GET ECSTASY

Q21Q Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 323.445 31.9
Impossible 265.6386 26.2
Very difficult 116.4384 11.5
Somewhat diff 96.42311 9.5
Somewhat easy 100.0807 9.9
Very easy 111.1848 11.0

Frequency Missing = 150.50413328

DIFFICULT TO GET HEROIN

Q21R Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────────
Never heard of 137.7702 13.7
Impossible 431.4802 43.0
Very difficult 161.6929 16.1
Somewhat diff 119.3382 11.9
Somewhat easy 69.99851 7.0
Very easy 82.30487 8.2
Frequency Missing = 161.12985003

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CIGARETTES

Q22A Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 508.197 45.6
9 or younger 121.2813 10.9
10 years old 89.68357 8.0
11 years old 105.7618 9.5
12 years old 101.8587 9.1
13 years old 97.37987 8.7
14 years old 63.04736 5.7
15 years old 25.9801 2.3
16 years old 1.367374 0.1
18 or older 0.75777 0.1

Frequency Missing = 48.39991543

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

AGE WHEN FIRST USED


SMOKELESS TOBACCO

Q22B Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 872.9808 81.0
9 or younger 25.79805 2.4
10 years old 23.37658 2.2
11 years old 30.06528 2.8
12 years old 27.33053 2.5
13 years old 26.73787 2.5
14 years old 46.63887 4.3
15 years old 23.24535 2.2
17 years old 1.367374 0.1
18 or older 0.75777 0.1

Frequency Missing = 85.41634454

AGE WHEN FIRST USED BEER

Q22C Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 447.0292 40.7
9 or younger 178.313 16.2
10 years old 80.42523 7.3
11 years old 85.5984 7.8
12 years old 86.22494 7.9
13 years old 97.52803 8.9
14 years old 83.55797 7.6
15 years old 35.55172 3.2
16 years old 2.734748 0.2
18 or older 0.75777 0.1

Frequency Missing = 65.99372367

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE COOLERS


Q22D Frequency Percent
───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 439.007 40.5
9 or younger 122.6148 11.3
10 years old 98.79375 9.1
11 years old 101.0671 9.3
12 years old 98.9758 9.1
13 years old 106.9345 9.9
14 years old 75.35372 7.0
15 years old 36.91909 3.4
16 years old 1.367374 0.1
17 years old 1.367374 0.1
18 or older 0.75777 0.1

Frequency Missing = 80.55645363

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE

Q22E Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 518.8735 47.8
9 or younger 109.5676 10.1
10 years old 80.72156 7.4
11 years old 98.48048 9.1
12 years old 95.94472 8.8
13 years old 81.71221 7.5
14 years old 70.49383 6.5
15 years old 27.34748 2.5
16 years old 2.734748 0.3
18 or older 0.75777 0.1

Frequency Missing = 77.08087927

AGE WHEN FIRST USED LIQUOR

Q22F Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 509.6786 48.5
9 or younger 67.22987 6.4
10 years old 56.45599 5.4
11 years old 78.30009 7.4
12 years old 93.81958 8.9
13 years old 91.72832 8.7
14 years old 105.2878 10.0
15 years old 46.49071 4.4
16 years old 1.367374 0.1
18 or older 0.75777 0.1

Frequency Missing = 112.59871201

AGE WHEN FIRST USED INHALANTS


Q22G Frequency Percent
───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 876.7231 80.9
9 or younger 37.93931 3.5
10 years old 27.60992 2.5
11 years old 39.28974 3.6
12 years old 43.8533 4.0
13 years old 33.5578 3.1
14 years old 15.04111 1.4
15 years old 6.836869 0.6
16 years old 1.367374 0.1
18 or older 2.125143 0.2

Frequency Missing = 79.37113075

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

AGE WHEN FIRST USED MARIJUANA

Q22H Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 713.396 67.6
9 or younger 10.92205 1.0
10 years old 17.44564 1.7
11 years old 43.11247 4.1
12 years old 70.73933 6.7
13 years old 99.48807 9.4
14 years old 60.16445 5.7
15 years old 35.55172 3.4
16 years old 2.734748 0.3
17 years old 1.367374 0.1
18 or older 0.75777 0.1

Frequency Missing = 108.03515182

AGE WHEN FIRST USED COCAINE

Q22I Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 962.4358 92.4
9 or younger 0.75777 0.1
10 years old 2.273309 0.2
11 years old 3.640682 0.3
12 years old 9.258343 0.9
13 years old 12.75086 1.2
14 years old 31.4496 3.0
15 years old 12.30636 1.2
16 years old 4.102121 0.4
17 years old 1.367374 0.1
18 or older 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 122.00522034


AGE WHEN FIRST USED CRACK

Q22J Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 995.566 96.9
9 or younger 3.492517 0.3
11 years old 3.031078 0.3
12 years old 4.859891 0.5
13 years old 5.008056 0.5
14 years old 6.836869 0.7
15 years old 5.469495 0.5
16 years old 2.734748 0.3

Frequency Missing = 136.71611566

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HALLUCINOGENS

Q22L Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 959.6841 91.4
9 or younger 0.75777 0.1
10 years old 2.125143 0.2
11 years old 5.913991 0.6
12 years old 17.44564 1.7
13 years old 15.94705 1.5
14 years old 29.47262 2.8
15 years old 14.43151 1.4
16 years old 4.102121 0.4

Frequency Missing = 113.8348632

AGE WHEN FIRST USED UPPERS

Q22M Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 944.825 90.6
9 or younger 6.985034 0.7
10 years old 3.788848 0.4
11 years old 6.37543 0.6
12 years old 17.29748 1.7
13 years old 27.79197 2.7
14 years old 18.53363 1.8
15 years old 16.40849 1.6
16 years old 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 120.34151584

AGE WHEN FIRST USED DOWNERS

Q22N Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 948.7959 92.9
9 or younger 5.61766 0.5
10 years old 2.273309 0.2
11 years old 3.492517 0.3
12 years old 13.50863 1.3
13 years old 19.2914 1.9
14 years old 17.77586 1.7
15 years old 9.571616 0.9
16 years old 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 142.02050265

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ROHYPNOL

Q22O Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 993.2419 94.7
9 or younger 2.125143 0.2
10 years old 2.125143 0.2
11 years old 5.765826 0.5
12 years old 10.92205 1.0
13 years old 13.06413 1.2
14 years old 10.93899 1.0
15 years old 5.469495 0.5
16 years old 5.469495 0.5

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

Frequency Missing = 114.59263277

AGE WHEN FIRST USED STEROIDS

Q22P Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 988.1365 97.6
9 or younger 2.125143 0.2
11 years old 4.546617 0.4
12 years old 4.250287 0.4
13 years old 6.37543 0.6
14 years old 1.367374 0.1
15 years old 4.102121 0.4
18 or older 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 151.44395375

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ECSTASY

Q22Q Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 977.1806 95.2
9 or younger 1.515539 0.1
11 years old 4.250287 0.4
12 years old 3.640682 0.4
13 years old 12.45453 1.2
14 years old 9.571616 0.9
15 years old 10.93899 1.1
16 years old 6.836869 0.7

Frequency Missing = 137.32571987

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HEROIN


Q22R Frequency Percent
───────────────────────────────────
Never used it 1003.161 97.8
9 or younger 2.125143 0.2
10 years old 0.75777 0.1
11 years old 1.515539 0.1
12 years old 4.398452 0.4
13 years old 1.367374 0.1
14 years old 8.204243 0.8
15 years old 4.102121 0.4

Frequency Missing = 138.08348944

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CIGARETTES

Q23A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 105.5502 9.7
Several times/wk 51.77815 4.7
Several times/mo 76.06066 7.0
About once/month 114 10.4
About once/year 81.51322 7.5
< once/year 123.0932 11.3
Never used 541.1451 49.5

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

Frequency Missing = 70.57422663

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE


SMOKELESS TOBACCO

Q23B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 15.94705 1.5
Several times/wk 16.55665 1.6
Several times/mo 28.40158 2.7
About once/month 39.02729 3.7
About once/year 35.83111 3.4
< once/year 54.49596 5.2
Never used 851.9114 81.7

Frequency Missing = 121.54378149

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE BEER

Q23C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 4.250287 0.4
Several times/wk 49.06035 4.6
Several times/mo 171.2984 16.0
About once/month 180.2266 16.9
About once/year 105.021 9.8
< once/year 79.66746 7.5
Never used 478.0004 44.8

Frequency Missing = 96.19022665

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE COOLERS


Q23D Frequency Percent
──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 4.398452 0.4
Several times/wk 42.83308 4.1
Several times/mo 145.7798 14.0
About once/month 180.3747 17.3
About once/year 143.5869 13.8
< once/year 86.50433 8.3
Never used 437.4915 42.0

Frequency Missing = 122.74604714

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE

Q23E Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 1.515539 0.1
Several times/wk 27.18237 2.6
Several times/mo 95.8135 9.3
About once/month 148.4976 14.4
About once/year 164.0975 15.9
< once/year 91.66055 8.9
Never used 505.8263 48.9

Frequency Missing = 129.12147719

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE LIQUOR

Q23F Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 3.640682 0.4
Several times/wk 44.20046 4.3
Several times/mo 155.9779 15.1
About once/month 157.7729 15.3
About once/year 102.3202 9.9
< once/year 79.96379 7.7
Never used 488.1478 47.3

Frequency Missing = 131.69111662

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE INHALANTS

Q23G Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 4.398452 0.4
Several times/wk 5.913991 0.6
Several times/mo 19.71895 1.9
About once/month 40.06445 3.9
About once/year 38.86218 3.7
< once/year 53.42491 5.1
Never used 875.686 84.4

Frequency Missing = 125.64590283

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE MARIJUANA

Q23H Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 29.15935 2.9
Several times/wk 37.65992 3.7
Several times/mo 67.89031 6.7
About once/month 90.80545 9.0
About once/year 40.691 4.0
< once/year 47.67603 4.7
Never used 696.4457 68.9

Frequency Missing = 153.3870462

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE COCAINE

Q23I Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 3.492517 0.4
Several times/wk 2.125143 0.2
Several times/mo 7.594638 0.8
About once/month 17.31442 1.7
About once/year 17.46259 1.8
< once/year 23.68985 2.4
Never used 922.8667 92.8

Frequency Missing = 169.16898458

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CRACK

Q23J Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 2.125143 0.2
Several times/wk 0.75777 0.1
Several times/mo 2.125143 0.2
About once/month 8.500573 0.9
About once/year 9.258343 1.0
< once/year 11.69676 1.2
Never used 937.15 96.5

Frequency Missing = 192.10106535

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HALLUCINOGENS

Q23L Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 2.734748 0.3
Several times/wk 6.985034 0.7
Several times/mo 18.82996 1.9
About once/month 25.20539 2.5
About once/year 15.33744 1.5
< once/year 22.47064 2.2
Never used 925.4024 91.0

Frequency Missing = 146.74917097

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE UPPERS

Q23M Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 4.859891 0.5
Several times/wk 5.61766 0.6
Several times/mo 12.60269 1.3
About once/month 23.08025 2.4
About once/year 20.19733 2.1
< once/year 23.83802 2.4
Never used 891.4171 90.8

Frequency Missing = 182.10189558

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE DOWNERS

Q23N Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 1.367374 0.1
Several times/wk 8.352408 0.9
Several times/mo 15.33744 1.6
About once/month 17.61075 1.8
About once/year 11.84493 1.2
< once/year 19.2914 2.0
Never used 900.9887 92.4

Frequency Missing = 188.92182171

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ROHYPNOL

Q23O Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 1.367374 0.1
Several times/wk 2.882913 0.3
Several times/mo 11.69676 1.1
About once/month 11.99309 1.2
About once/year 9.258343 0.9
< once/year 10.47755 1.0
Never used 970.6739 95.3

Frequency Missing = 145.36485442

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE STEROIDS

Q23P Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 1.367374 0.1
Several times/wk 1.367374 0.1
Several times/mo 4.102121 0.4
About once/month 4.859891 0.5
About once/year 3.492517 0.4
< once/year 6.671761 0.7
Never used 937.9247 97.7

Frequency Missing = 203.92904775

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ECSTASY

Q23Q Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 1.367374 0.1
Several times/wk 2.125143 0.2
Several times/mo 12.45453 1.2
About once/month 8.204243 0.8
About once/year 13.36046 1.3
< once/year 16.70482 1.7
Never used 945.6167 94.6

Frequency Missing = 163.88154036

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HEROIN

Q23R Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Every day 2.125143 0.2
Several times/wk 0.75777 0.1
Several times/mo 1.367374 0.1
About once/month 7.594638 0.8
About once/year 3.640682 0.4
< once/year 5.61766 0.6
Never used 955.8487 97.8

Frequency Missing = 186.76279282

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

HOW MANY CIGARETTES IN PAST 30 DAYS

Q24 Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
None 801.3016 71.0
Less than 1 165.63 14.7
> 1 and < 10 110.3932 9.8
> 10 and < 1pk 31.28449 2.8
> 1pk and < 2pks 17.92402 1.6
More than 2pks 2.734748 0.2

Frequency Missing = 34.44678968

AMOUNT OF BEER AT ONE TIME

Q25A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 501.3601 44.9
12+ drinks 41.76204 3.7
9-11 drinks 40.70794 3.6
5-8 drinks 92.35487 8.3
3-4 drinks 88.0707 7.9
2 drinks 112.6665 10.1
1 drink 94.3953 8.4
< 1 drink 146.2708 13.1

Frequency Missing = 46.12660672

AMOUNT OF WINE COOLERS AT ONE TIME

Q25B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 458.2815 42.5
12+ drinks 27.4787 2.5
9-11 drinks 29.76895 2.8
5-8 drinks 87.32987 8.1
3-4 drinks 119.8166 11.1
2 drinks 139.8319 13.0
1 drink 128.6939 11.9
< 1 drink 86.78372 8.1

Frequency Missing = 85.72961803

AMOUNT OF WINE AT ONE TIME

Q25C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 514.9365 47.3
12+ drinks 18.22036 1.7
9-11 drinks 8.500573 0.8
5-8 drinks 35.09028 3.2
3-4 drinks 88.6803 8.1
2 drinks 101.8757 9.4
1 drink 162.0866 14.9
< 1 drink 158.7592 14.6

Frequency Missing = 75.56534013

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

AMOUNT OF LIQUOR AT ONE TIME

Q25D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 516.5155 48.1
12+ drinks 44.49679 4.1
9-11 drinks 32.65186 3.0
5-8 drinks 96.77026 9.0
3-4 drinks 103.26 9.6
2 drinks 83.6553 7.8
1 drink 94.41224 8.8
< 1 drink 101.8248 9.5

Frequency Missing = 90.12807009

BEERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

Q26A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 519.5804 47.6
Never 5+ at time 183.2068 16.8
Every day 5.61766 0.5
Several times/wk 17.31442 1.6
Several times/mo 112.8485 10.3
About once/month 84.89145 7.8
< once/month 85.17084 7.8
< once/year 83.30814 7.6

Frequency Missing = 71.77649228

WINE COOLERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

Q26B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 494.5571 45.7
Never 5+ at time 181.8225 16.8
Every day 3.492517 0.3
Several times/wk 17.61075 1.6
Several times/mo 95.83044 8.9
About once/month 100.6734 9.3
< once/month 103.5563 9.6
< once/year 84.98879 7.9

Frequency Missing = 81.18300061

WINE, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

Q26C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 551.0639 51.7
Never 5+ at time 177.7204 16.7
Several times/wk 12.60269 1.2
Several times/mo 52.38776 4.9
About once/month 75.468 7.1
< once/month 96.27494 9.0
< once/year 99.86479 9.4

Frequency Missing = 98.33231277

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

LIQUOR, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

Q26D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never drink this 531.6878 50.1
Never 5+ at time 146.3216 13.8
Every day 4.250287 0.4
Several times/wk 23.54168 2.2
Several times/mo 117.2639 11.1
About once/month 87.92253 8.3
< once/month 85.79739 8.1
< once/year 63.44103 6.0

Frequency Missing = 103.4885344

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM HOME

Q27A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Do not Drink 400.9365 36.3
Never 237.3895 21.5
Seldom 291.7542 26.4
Most of the Time 131.7928 11.9
Always 43.57391 3.9

Frequency Missing = 58.26786261

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM FRIENDS

Q27B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Do not Drink 369.0424 33.9
Never 161.3754 14.8
Seldom 201.7405 18.5
Most of the Time 260.1608 23.9
Always 96.90149 8.9
Frequency Missing = 74.49429707

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM A STORE

Q27C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Do not Drink 382.4029 35.2
Never 443.757 40.9
Seldom 127.5764 11.8
Most of the Time 94.77634 8.7
Always 36.45765 3.4

Frequency Missing = 78.74458377

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT PARTIES

Q27D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Do not Drink 353.7389 33.0
Never 147.7355 13.8
Seldom 147.0624 13.7
Most of the Time 216.2228 20.2
Always 207.773 19.4

Frequency Missing = 91.18217038

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM OTHER

Q27E Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Do not Drink 377.5769 35.5
Never 246.1356 23.1
Seldom 211.4772 19.9
Most of the Time 106.4392 10.0
Always 123.161 11.6

Frequency Missing = 98.92497421

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS


TO USE TOBACCO

Q28A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
Very 433.8508 39.1
Somewhat 365.9861 33.0
Not very 198.8914 17.9
Not at all 66.65416 6.0
Don't know 44.61107 4.0

Frequency Missing = 53.72124519


DANGEROUS FOR KIDS
TO USE ALCOHOL

Q28B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
Very 421.2016 39.2
Somewhat 365.9353 34.1
Not very 212.9927 19.8
Not at all 45.53395 4.2
Don't know 27.46176 2.6

Frequency Missing = 90.58950894

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS


TO USE INHALANTS

Q28C Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
Very 772.7901 71.3
Somewhat 170.5702 15.7
Not very 74.06674 6.8
Not at all 19.27446 1.8
Don't know 47.80725 4.4

Frequency Missing = 79.20602262

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS


TO USE MARIJUANA

Q28D Frequency Percent


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Very 625.3592 58.7
Somewhat 198.1337 18.6
Not very 131.2171 12.3
Not at all 74.71023 7.0
Don't know 35.20456 3.3

Frequency Missing = 99.09008234

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS


TO USE COCAINE

Q28E Frequency Percent


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Very 879.1446 82.6
Somewhat 98.21803 9.2
Not very 25.50172 2.4
Not at all 12.89903 1.2
Don't know 47.95542 4.5
Frequency Missing = 99.99601727

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE CRACK

Q28F Frequency Percent


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Very 882.8022 84.6
Somewhat 76.94966 7.4
Not very 19.27446 1.8
Not at all 17.00115 1.6
Don't know 47.34582 4.5

Frequency Missing = 120.34151584

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS


TO USE ECSTASY

Q28G Frequency Percent


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Very 706.5635 67.4
Somewhat 112.9628 10.8
Not very 39.02729 3.7
Not at all 32.19042 3.1
Don't know 157.9675 15.1

Frequency Missing = 115.00324331

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS


TO USE STEROIDS

Q28H Frequency Percent


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Very 704.7516 67.5
Somewhat 184.5911 17.7
Not very 59.19074 5.7
Not at all 20.78999 2.0
Don't know 74.51124 7.1

Frequency Missing = 119.88007699

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE HEROIN

Q28I Frequency Percent


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Very 899.507 85.1
Somewhat 64.49513 6.1
Not very 19.12629 1.8
Not at all 17.00115 1.6
Don't know 56.75232 5.4
Frequency Missing = 106.83288617

USE MARIJUANA AS JOINTS

Q29A Frequency Percent


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Never 552.9266 68.8
Seldom 59.50401 7.4
Half the time 59.9824 7.5
Most of the time 86.86843 10.8
Always 37.36359 4.7
Don't know 6.671761 0.8

Frequency Missing = 360.39800054

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

USE MARIJUANA AS BLUNTS

Q29B Frequency Percent


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Never 600.9159 79.2
Seldom 72.28876 9.5
Half the time 27.94014 3.7
Most of the time 29.62078 3.9
Always 16.55665 2.2
Don't know 11.38349 1.5

Frequency Missing = 405.00906812

USE MARIJUANA IN BONGS OR WATER PIPES

Q29C Frequency Percent


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Never 594.985 76.1
Seldom 64.23268 8.2
Half the time 57.24765 7.3
Most of the time 39.48873 5.1
Always 23.39352 3.0
Don't know 2.273309 0.3

Frequency Missing = 382.09393012

USE MARIJUANA IN PIPES

Q29D Frequency Percent


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Never 576.3201 76.1
Seldom 77.00048 10.2
Half the time 37.51175 5.0
Most of the time 43.73902 5.8
Always 20.04917 2.6
Don't know 2.273309 0.3
Frequency Missing = 406.82093798

USE MARIJUANA OTHER WAYS

Q29E Frequency Percent


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Never 636.5989 82.1
Seldom 54.36473 7.0
Half the time 17.46259 2.3
Most of the time 17.00115 2.2
Always 24.90906 3.2
Don't know 24.90906 3.2

Frequency Missing = 388.46936017

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DAYS SKIPPED SINCE SEPTEMBER

Q30A Frequency Percent


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None 885.2533 79.5
1-3 days 173.9993 15.6
4-9 days 35.38661 3.2
10+ days 18.53363 1.7

Frequency Missing = 50.54200155

DAYS ILL SINCE SEPTEMBER

Q30B Frequency Percent


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None 272.429 24.5
1-3 days 519.4705 46.8
4-9 days 259.9744 23.4
10+ days 58.1197 5.2

Frequency Missing = 53.72124519

OTHER DAYS MISSED


SINCE SEPTEMBER

Q30C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 509.5517 46.2
1-3 days 505.1067 45.8
4-9 days 69.2238 6.3
10+ days 18.97812 1.7

Frequency Missing = 60.85444481


SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN
SINCE SEPTEMBER

Q30D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 830.8759 75.3
1-3 days 172.8436 15.7
4-9 days 56.93437 5.2
10+ days 43.4088 3.9

Frequency Missing = 59.65217916

SOMEONE CALLED HOME


SINCE SEPTEMBER

Q30E Frequency Percent


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None 867.1515 78.3
1-3 days 181.8225 16.4
4-9 days 33.24452 3.0
10+ days 24.89212 2.2

Frequency Missing = 56.60415811

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

IN TROUBLE FOR DRINKING


SINCE SEPTEMBER

Q30F Frequency Percent


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None 1079.022 98.4
1-3 days 11.84493 1.1
4-9 days 4.250287 0.4
10+ days 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 67.22987486

IN TROUBLE FOR DRUG


USE SINCE SEPTEMBER

Q30G Frequency Percent


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None 1076.749 97.6
1-3 days 17.46259 1.6
4-9 days 4.859891 0.4
10+ days 4.102121 0.4

Frequency Missing = 60.54117132

DAYS SKIPPED IN PAST MONTH

Q31A Frequency Percent


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None 965.433 88.7
1-3 days 107.2139 9.8
4-9 days 13.2123 1.2
10+ days 2.734748 0.3

Frequency Missing = 75.12084405


DAYS ILL IN PAST MONTH

Q31B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 652.2496 60.2
1-3 days 370.7782 34.2
4-9 days 54.49596 5.0
10+ days 6.523595 0.6

Frequency Missing = 79.66746147

OTHER DAYS MISSED


IN PAST MONTH

Q31C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 805.9838 75.1
1-3 days 246.1864 22.9
4-9 days 16.24338 1.5
10+ days 4.859891 0.5

Frequency Missing = 90.44134358

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN
IN PAST MONTH

Q31D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 948.2033 87.7
1-3 days 101.6936 9.4
4-9 days 24.74395 2.3
10+ days 7.1332 0.7

Frequency Missing = 81.94077018

SOMEONE CALLED HOME


IN PAST MONTH

Q31E Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 988.5979 91.4
1-3 days 76.02678 7.0
4-9 days 11.99309 1.1
10+ days 5.008056 0.5

Frequency Missing = 82.08893554

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS


BECAUSE OF DRINKING

Q32A Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 1011.61 91.8
1-3 times 76.98354 7.0
4-9 times 10.32939 0.9
10+ times 2.734748 0.2

Frequency Missing = 62.05671046


DRIVEN A CAR AFTER
A GOOD BIT TO DRINK

Q32B Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 1026.486 94.9
1-3 times 39.48873 3.7
4-9 times 10.32939 1.0
10+ times 5.469495 0.5

Frequency Missing = 81.94077018

CRITICIZED BY DATE
BECAUSE OF DRINKING

Q32C Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 1011.331 93.9
1-3 times 54.05146 5.0
4-9 times 4.859891 0.5
10+ times 6.836869 0.6

Frequency Missing = 86.63555296

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

TROUBLE WITH POLICE


BECAUSE OF DRINKING

Q32D Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 1025.301 96.5
1-3 times 23.54168 2.2
4-9 times 10.47755 1.0
10+ times 2.734748 0.3

Frequency Missing = 101.65972177

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS


BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

Q32E Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 993.7372 92.2
1-3 times 71.95854 6.7
4-9 times 5.61766 0.5
10+ times 6.985034 0.6

Frequency Missing = 85.41634454

DRIVEN A CAR WHILE


HIGH FROM DRUGS

Q32F Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 990.2278 94.0
1-3 times 44.95823 4.3
4-9 times 7.1332 0.7
10+ times 10.93899 1.0

Frequency Missing = 110.45662589


CRITICIZED BY DATE
BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

Q32G Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 982.9464 93.5
1-3 times 58.00542 5.5
4-9 times 3.492517 0.3
10+ times 6.836869 0.7

Frequency Missing = 112.43360388

TROUBLE WITH POLICE


BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

Q32H Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────
None 999.5031 96.0
1-3 times 35.68294 3.4
4-9 times 4.859891 0.5
10+ times 1.367374 0.1

Frequency Missing = 122.30155106

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

CLASS DAYS DRUNK ON


ALCOHOL SINCE SEPT

Q33A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 972.5662 88.7
1-3 days 90.04768 8.2
4-9 days 20.04917 1.8
10+ days 13.8219 1.3

Frequency Missing = 67.22987486

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON MARIJUANA


SINCE SEPT

Q33B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 933.704 86.6
1-3 days 89.7344 8.3
4-9 days 18.82996 1.7
10+ days 36.45765 3.4

Frequency Missing = 84.98879123

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON INHALANTS


SINCE SEPT

Q33C Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 1027.74 95.4
1-3 days 35.20456 3.3
4-9 days 5.765826 0.5
10+ days 8.500573 0.8

Frequency Missing = 86.50433037


CLASS DAYS HIGH
ON OTHER DRUG(S)

Q33D Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────
None 970.3098 90.7
1-3 days 68.02153 6.4
4-9 days 15.18928 1.4
10+ days 16.70482 1.6

Frequency Missing = 93.48936463

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

ALCOHOL USE AT PARTIES


THIS SCHOOL YEAR

Q34A Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never 426.3196 38.4
Seldom 120.9342 10.9
Half the time 92.7316 8.4
Most of the time 174.0501 15.7
Always 206.2744 18.6
Don't know 15.02417 1.4
Didn't attend 73.90164 6.7

Frequency Missing = 54.47901476

DRUG USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR

Q34B Frequency Percent


──────────────────────────────────────
Never 548.7693 49.5
Seldom 120.5405 10.9
Half the time 90.04768 8.1
Most of the time 129.8666 11.7
Always 118.7795 10.7
Don't know 25.81499 2.3
Didn't attend 74.80757 6.7

Frequency Missing = 55.08861897

SOUGHT HELP FOR DRUG/ALCOHOL


PROBLEM

Q35 Frequency Percent


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No 957.7918 93.7
Yes 64.8084 6.3
Frequency Missing = 141.11456772

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM


SCHOOL COUNSELOR

Q36A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 687.5727 63.7
Yes 391.3014 36.3

Frequency Missing = 84.84062587

WOULD SEEK HELP OUTSIDE


OF SCHOOL

Q36B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 776.4477 73.2
Yes 283.7616 26.8

Frequency Missing = 103.50547717

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM


OTHER COUNSELOR

Q36C Frequency Percent


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No 644.1301 60.9
Yes 413.9541 39.1

Frequency Missing = 105.63062052

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM PARENTS

Q36D Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 460.1993 44.1
Yes 583.4703 55.9

Frequency Missing = 120.04518512

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM


A MEDICAL DOCTOR

Q36E Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 659.7469 63.7
Yes 375.274 36.3

Frequency Missing = 128.69392388

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM FRIENDS

Q36F Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 307.2525 29.4
Yes 736.5653 70.6

Frequency Missing = 119.89701976

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM


ANOTHER ADULT

Q36G Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 436.0142 41.0
Yes 626.6336 59.0

Frequency Missing = 101.06706033

WOULD NOT SEEK HELP

Q36H Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 876.8713 86.2
Yes 140.687 13.8

Frequency Missing = 146.15650953

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--HEALTH CLASS

Q37A Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 390.6158 43.5
Yes 506.6349 56.5

Frequency Missing = 266.46413983

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--ASSEMBLY
PROGRAM

Q37B Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 527.497 60.1
Yes 350.0347 39.9

Frequency Missing = 286.18309142

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--GUIDANCE
COUNSELOR

Q37C Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 715.9743 82.6
Yes 150.7835 17.4

Frequency Missing = 296.95697353

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SCIENCE CLASS

Q37D Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 556.8553 64.2
Yes 310.5121 35.8

Frequency Missing = 296.34736932

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SOCIAL
STUDIES CLASS

Q37E Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 807.8804 93.5
Yes 55.99455 6.5

Frequency Missing = 299.83988645

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--DRUG
RAP SESSION

Q37F Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 780.6007 90.6
Yes 80.55645 9.4

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

Frequency Missing = 302.55769124

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--INVITED
SCHOOL GUEST

Q37G Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 588.2541 67.9
Yes 278.0592 32.1

Frequency Missing = 297.40146961

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--OTHER
SCHOOL SOURCE

Q37H Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 569.9999 65.3
Yes 303.1334 34.7

Frequency Missing = 290.58154348

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS SMOKING CIGARET

Q38A Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────────
Strong disapprove 735.291 66.9
Mild disapprove 154.2634 14.0
Neither 112.6834 10.3
Mildly approve 11.99309 1.1
Strongly approve 13.36046 1.2
Don't know 71.61138 6.5
Frequency Missing = 64.51207007

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS DRINKING BEER

Q38B Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────────
Strong disapprove 671.8669 61.9
Mild disapprove 192.8293 17.8
Neither 120.096 11.1
Mildly approve 22.61881 2.1
Strongly approve 13.36046 1.2
Don't know 64.31308 5.9

Frequency Missing = 78.63030395

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Pearland
Spring 1998

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS USING MARIJUANA

Q38C Frequency Percent


───────────────────────────────────────
Strong disapprove 903.6726 82.7
Mild disapprove 56.04538 5.1
Neither 52.38776 4.8
Mildly approve 4.398452 0.4
Strongly approve 11.84493 1.1
Don't know 64.18185 5.9

Frequency Missing = 71.18383084

PURCHASED LOTTERY TICKET


IN PAST YEAR

Q39 Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 788.6694 71.8
Yes 310.0889 28.2

Frequency Missing = 64.95656615

NON-LOTTERY GAMBLING
IN PAST YEAR

Q40 Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
No 645.3619 58.6
Yes 455.0601 41.4

Frequency Missing = 63.29286165


MONEY SPENT ON GAMBLING
IN PAST YEAR

Q41 Frequency Percent


────────────────────────────────
$0 601.788 54.7
$1 - $10 284.439 25.9
$11 - $50 135.3996 12.3
$51 - $100 46.62193 4.2
$100+ 31.72898 2.9

Frequency Missing = 63.73735773

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


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