National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

NPT48B1: CAUSE OF DEATH FRIEND 1

48b. What was the cause of your friend's death? (category) 1st mention

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
100 Killed 60.7%
101 Shot, stabbed, strangled 39544.0%
200 Medical condition (as perceived by the subject) 00.0%
201 Sudden 212.3%
202 Expected 80.9%
300 Accident 20.2%
301 Natural disaster: fire, flood, tornado 10.1%
302 Car accident 424.7%
303 Fatal injury 232.6%
400 Natural causes, old age, died in sleep 10.1%
500 Drug related 10.1%
501 Drug overdose 60.7%
502 Alcoholism 00.0%
600 Suicide 202.2%
700 Youth does not know cause of death 50.6%
800 Other 00.0%
Missing Data
-8 Not Applicable 36540.6%
-7 Refusal 20.2%
Total 898 100%

Based upon 531 valid cases out of 898 total cases.

Location: 1490-1492 (width: 3; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9 , -8 , -7 , -6

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Northwestern Juvenile Project (Cook County, IL): Baseline, 1995-1998 [Restricted].

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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.