National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

MF8: TAKEN MEDICATIONS FOR MENTAL PROBLEMS

In the past 12 months, have you taken any prescribed medications on a regular basis for a mental health or emotional problem?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 YES 26715.0%
2 NO 1,50884.5%
Missing Data
-8 MISSING 90.5%
-4 DON'T KNOW 10.1%
Total 1,785 100%

Based upon 1,775 valid cases out of 1,785 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 1.85
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 2.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 2
  • standard deviation: 0.36

Location: 1466-1467 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9 , -8 , -7 , -6 , -5 , -4 , -3 , -2

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Drug Abuse Treatment Outcome Study--Adolescent (DATOS-A), 1993-1995: [United States].

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.