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Co-Occurrence of Substance Use Behaviors in Youth (NCJ 219239) November 2008
Fact Sheet
McCurley, C., and Snyder, H.N.
Using data from the first two waves of the 1997 National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY97), this bulletin analyzes the prevalence and overlap of substance use among youth, with comparisons by age group, gender, and race/ethnicity.