National Household Survey on Drug Abuse (NHSDA-1982)

Metadata Updated: February 26, 2020

This series measures the prevalence and correlates of drug use in the United States. The surveys are designed to provide quarterly, as well as annual, estimates. Information is provided on the use of illicit drugs, alcohol, tobacco, and nonmedical use of prescription drugs among members of United States households aged 12 and older. Questions include age at first use, as well as lifetime, annual, and past-month usage for the following drug classes: cannabis, cocaine, hallucinogens, heroin, alcohol, tobacco, and nonmedical use of prescription drugs, including psychotherapeutics. Respondents were also asked about problems resulting from their use of drugs, alcohol, and tobacco, their perceptions of the risks involved, and personal and family income sources and amounts. Half of the respondents were asked questions regarding substance use by close friends. Demographic data include gender, race, age, ethnicity, educational level, job status, income level, veteran status, household composition, and population density. Youth respondents were also asked about time spent on homework and leisure activities.This study has 1 Data Set.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date January 5, 2017
Metadata Updated Date February 26, 2020

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Harvested from Healthdata.gov

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 5, 2017
Metadata Updated Date February 26, 2020
Publisher Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
Unique Identifier https://datafiles.samhsa.gov/study/national-household-survey-drug-abuse-nhsda-1982-nid13573
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Brooklyn Lupari, SAMHSA/CBHSQ c/o SAMHDA Support
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Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 009:30
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Data First Published 2016-05-23
Homepage URL https://healthdata.gov/dataset/national-household-survey-drug-abuse-nhsda-1982
Data Last Modified 2016-05-23
Program Code 009:030
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