National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

YTHACT2: YTH PARTICPATED IN YOUTH ACTIVITIES

The following variable, YTHACT2 was created by counting the number of positive responses reported over the following 4 youth activity questions: School-based (YESCHACT), community-based (YECOMACT), church or faith-based (YEFAIACT), or other activities (YEOTHACT). Youth respondents who reported participation in 2 or more activities were included in the two or more category regardless of how many other activity questions were answered. Youth respondents who did not answer 2 or more of the 4 youth activity questions with a "yes" or "no" response were coded as SAS missing. To be included in the none or one category, a youth respondent must have answered 2 or more of the activity questions and reported they participated in either zero or one activity.

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
-9 Otherwise (See comment above) 37,77768.1%
1 None or 1 Activity (See comment above) 2,6094.7%
2 2 or More Activities (2 or more source vars=1) 15,04927.1%
Total 55,435 100%

Based upon 55,435 valid cases out of 55,435 total cases.

Location: 5366-5367 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2007.

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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.