Substance use in the US college-age population: differences according to educational status and living arrangement.

@article{Gfroerer1997SubstanceUI,
  title={Substance use in the US college-age population: differences according to educational status and living arrangement.},
  author={Joseph C. Gfroerer and Jonathan Greenblatt and Douglas A Wright},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={1997},
  volume={87 1},
  pages={62-5}
}
OBJECTIVES Substance use in the college-age population is an important public health and educational concern. This study compared rates of use among college students and nonstudents, including high school dropouts, from a single data source representative of the nation. METHODS Rates of use were estimated from the combined National Household Surveys on Drug Abuse from 1991 to 1993. Logistic regression models were used to test the effects of educational status and living arrangement. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING