Dayton Area Drug Survey — Table 5

Perceived Harmfulness of Selected Drugs — 7th, 9th and 12th Grades (2000-2012)
How much do you think people hurt themselves when they use:

Year:

2000

2002

2004

2006

2008

2010

2012

2000

2002

2004

2006

2008

2010

2012

2000

2002

2004

2006

2008

2010

2012

2000

2002

2004

2006

2008

2010

2012

7th Grade:

Tobacco

Alcohol

Marijuana

Inhalants

Not at all

7.5

7.5

8.0

8.0

14.5

10.2

11.9

7.7

8.3

9.0

8.4

11.1

10.9

11.9

7.1

7.7

7.6

7.4

10.4

10.4

12.4

6.2

6.3

6.9

6.4

8.5

8.4

9.0

A little

3.5

2.3

2.5

2.0

2.4

3.0

3.1

12.6

11.0

12.7

10.9

9.5

12.3

10.8

3.1

3.4

2.5

2.4

2.8

3.4

4.6

6.5

6.6

8.8

8.0

7.6

9.5

8.0

Some

11.3

9.1

8.7

7.5

7.3

8.6

8.5

27.2

26.8

27.7

26.8

25.3

27.4

25.4

4.9

5.6

5.6

5.2

7.3

6.6

7.1

16.9

13.4

16.8

16.2

13.9

14.9

14.6

A lot

68.1

73.4

73.2

76.6

70.0

71.3

69.3

43.5

45.4

42.1

47.4

48.0

42.1

44.3

77.0

75.2

76.7

78.7

73.3

72.3

67.8

59.2

63.5

56.1

59.7

59.6

55.4

55.6

Don't Know

9.5

7.6

7.7

5.9

5.7

7.0

7.3

9.0

8.5

8.5

6.5

6.1

7.3

7.6

7.9

7.9

7.6

6.3

6.2

7.4

8.0

11.2

10.2

11.3

9.8

10.3

11.8

12.8

9th Grade:

Tobacco

Alcohol

Marijuana

Inhalants

Not at all

4.3

6.5

5.9

7.1

8.4

9.8

8.7

5.7

8.2

7.4

9.5

9.9

11.4

9.8

7.3

10.5

8.8

9.7

10.8

15.5

15.4

3.5

5.4

4.4

5.7

6.8

8.7

7.2

A little

6.0

4.4

11.3

5.2

4.4

5.4

4.3

21.0

18.9

26.6

19.8

18.3

17.2

16.2

8.7

10.6

14.4

8.2

8.0

10.6

12.0

5.3

6.1

14.1

7.0

7.5

8.1

6.6

Some

20.1

16.4

14.3

12.9

13.7

14.9

14.6

35.5

34.4

32.1

30.8

30.7

30.0

31.0

15.7

14.5

12.7

12.8

12.0

14.0

13.7

15.3

14.9

15.4

15.0

15.3

16.1

15.5

A lot

64.8

67.6

63.8

70.6

69.6

65.3

67.8

33.2

33.4

29.1

35.1

37.3

37.4

39.1

63.7

59.3

59.4

64.6

64.3

55.4

54.0

68.5

66.9

58.9

64.0

62.2

58.4

61.9

Don't Know

4.9

5.0

4.6

4.2

3.9

4.6

4.6

4.5

5.1

4.7

4.8

3.9

3.9

3.1

4.6

5.1

4.7

4.8

4.9

4.5

4.9

7.4

6.6

7.2

8.3

8.1

8.6

8.9

12th Grade:

Tobacco

Alcohol

Marijuana

Inhalants

Not at all

3.2

5.0

4.6

6.1

6.7

7.0

8.9

7.0

7.9

7.9

8.6

9.6

8.8

9.8

7.8

12.3

9.8

11.1

14.8

18.3

24.5

2.8

3.7

3.2

4.4

6.0

5.1

5.7

A little

7.0

6.7

7.2

7.0

6.9

7.9

6.6

24.8

25.1

27.9

27.1

26.5

24.5

23.3

16.5

19.4

16.8

15.6

16.6

20.6

21.5

3.9

2.9

4.2

4.7

5.4

6.5

6.1

Some

25.8

19.9

21.0

20.0

20.5

21.7

18.5

38.2

33.9

35.3

36.0

34.0

36.5

35.9

24.5

21.7

23.4

22.8

22.1

20.3

19.7

13.7

12.6

14.7

14.2

17.0

16.5

15.8

A lot

60.9

65.5

64.4

63.1

62.9

59.4

63.2

26.7

30.0

25.9

25.0

26.7

26.6

27.8

48.0

42.9

46.2

45.3

43.1

36.0

30.4

74.7

76.1

71.2

69.2

65.1

64.3

64.1

Don't Know

3.0

2.9

2.8

3.8

3.0

4.0

3.4

3.0

3.2

3.0

3.2

3.1

3.6

3.2

3.3

3.7

3.8

5.2

3.5

4.9

3.8

4.7

4.8

6.7

7.5

6.4

7.6

8.3

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