Publication - Statistics

Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS): National Overview 2015

Published: 25 Oct 2016
Directorate:
Population Health Directorate
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781786525284

Provides an overview of findings from the Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) 2015.

24 page PDF

3.1 MB

24 page PDF

3.1 MB

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Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS): National Overview 2015
Multiple Substance Use

24 page PDF

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Multiple Substance Use

A large majority of pupils do not take any substances regularly, 80% of 15 year olds and 95% of 13 year olds.

A small proportion, however, do take all three substances (not simultaneous use) regularly, 2% of 15 year olds and less than 1% of 13 year olds.

Figure 6 Multiple substance use (2015)

Figure 6 Multiple substance use (2015)

N.B. The measure of 'weekly drinking' used in this graphic differs from the measure 'drank in the last week' used elsewhere in the overview.


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