drug use – youth
Why this is important: Drug use among youth may be physically harmful and may lead to other dangerous or unhealthy behaviors.
Definition: Percent of youth in grades 6, 8, 10, and 12 who have used any illicit drug one or more times in the last 30 days.
Data Source: Health Youth Survey. Washington State Department of Health. Calculations and presentation of data by Spokane Regional Health District, Data Center.