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United States National Survey on Drug Use and Health 2014

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2014 - 12/2014
Series or system 
United States National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH)
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The National Survey on Drug Use and Health 2014 is part of the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) survey series. The NSDUH collected information on individuals in the United States age 12 and over by audio computer assisted self-interview (ACASI), computer assisted personal interview (CAPI) and computer assisted self-interview (CASI). The 2014 NSDUH includes questions on demographics, income, access to and use of health services, behaviors related to alcohol, tobacco, illicit drug use and non-medical use of prescription drugs. The survey also includes questions on mental health symptoms from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) of Mental Disorders. Additionally, respondents ages 12-17 were targeted for specific questions about social influences and attitudes on substance use. The total final sample size for the 2014 NSDUH was 67,901 interviews, with a weighted response rate of 71.20 percent.

Citation
Publication year 
2016
Suggested citation 

United States Department of Health and Human Services. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality. National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2014. ICPSR36361-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2016-03-22. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR36361.v1