Substance Use among Rural and Urban Youth and Young Adults
Details substance use of youth aged 12-17 and young adults aged 18-25 in rural and urban areas. Looks specifically on use of alcohol, marijuana, illicit drugs, and the misuse of prescription pain relievers and compares usage trends in rural areas to those in urban areas.
Jennifer Lenardson, Nathan Paluso, Erika Ziller
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Alcohol use · Children and youth · Illicit drug use · Prescription drug misuse · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data