Medication and Drugs
What is the percent of teens doing drugs?
What percent of teens have been offered drugs or alcohol and refused?
Asked in Health, Medication and Drugs
What influences teens not to do drugs?
Asked in Medication and Drugs, Illegal Drugs
What is the percentage of teenagers preasured into doing drugs?
How many teens in the nation has used illegal drugs and the pass thirty days?
Correct Answer: ONE IN FOUR Explanation: 11.3 million (48 percent of the teen population) have tried illegal drugs; 8.5 million (37 percent) have used illegal drugs in the past year; 5.4 million (24 percent) - nearly one out of every four teens in the nation - have used illegal drugs in the past 30 days.
Why do many people have inaccurate perceptions about the number of teens that abuse drugs?
Because the government is trying to scare everyone into thinking that everyone does drugs and they don't have to do drugs to fit in.. truth is barely any of the teens (by percentage) do drugs and fitting in by doing drugs usually isn't an issue. Its all a scare tactic to keep drugs illegal, and the feds making money off busting drugs.