Presents facts about young adults’ substance use, including information on the initiation of substance use, past year substance use, emergency department visits, and receipt of substance use treatment. The data presented are from the combined 2011 and 2012 National Surveys on Drug Use and Health (NSDUHs), the 2011 Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS), and the 2011 Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN).
A Day in the Life of Young Adults: Substance Use Facts
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality