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Demographic: Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation)

Population

No data was found for Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation) in the category Population

Alcohol Use

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Use of Alcohol in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 210.0 35.7% 226.0 24.0%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting That They First Had More than a Few Sips of Alcohol at Age 13 or Younger, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 190.0 32.7% 233.0 24.9%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Having 5 or More Drinks in a Row on at Least One Occasion, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 122.0 21.0% 109.0 11.6%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Drank Alcohol or Used Drugs Before They Last Had Sexual Intercourse, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 76.0 27.3%

Alcohol Consequences

No data was found for Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation) in the category Alcohol Consequences

Alcohol Treatment

No data was found for Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation) in the category Alcohol Treatment

Alcohol Intervening Variables

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Frequently Binge Drinking, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 397.0 72.2% 693.0 75.6%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Bought the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 43 20.5%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Got the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 162 77.1%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Took the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 91 43.3%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Have One or Two Drinks of an Alcohol Beverage Nearly Every Day, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 453 82.2% 787 86.6%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That Parents and Other Adults Should Clearly Communicate with Their Children about the Importance of Not Using Alcohol, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 395 72.9%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That Drinking Alcohol is Never a Good Thing for Anyone Their Age to Do, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 307 56.7%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Think Most Students in Their School Drink Alcohol Monthly or More Often, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 380 70.2%

Tobacco and Nicotine Use

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Smoking a Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 134 22.8% 127 13.5%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Using an E-Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 166.0 17.7%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Tobacco or Nicotine Use on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 218.0 23.3%

Tobacco and Nicotine Consequences

No data was found for Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation) in the category Tobacco and Nicotine Consequences

Tobacco and Nicotine Intervening Variables

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Cigarettes, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 436.0 79.0% 749.0 81.8%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Cigarettes, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 452 81.7% 803 88.5%

Illicit Drug Use

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Use of Marijuana in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 160.0 27.5% 148.0 15.9%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting they First Smoked Marijuana at Age 13 or Younger, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 118.0 20.3% 104.0 11.2%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Use of Inhalants within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 38.0 4.1%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Methamphetamine Use within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 17.0 1.8%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Use of MDMA/Ecstasy within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 31.0 3.4%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Use of Crack/Cocaine within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 32.0 3.5%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Use of LSD, PCP or Other Psychedelics within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 46.0 5.0%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Use of Heroin within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 22.0 2.4%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Use of Synthetic Drugs within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 25.0 2.7%

Prescription Drug Misuse

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Past 30 Day Use of Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 100.0 17.4% 91.0 9.9%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Use of Prescription Pain Relievers Not Prescribed for Them by Their Doctor within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 72.0 7.9%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Use of ADD or ADHD Drugs Not Prescribed for Them by Their Doctor within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 58.0 6.3%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Use of Stimulants or Diet Pills Not Prescribed for Them by Their Doctor within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 31.0 3.4%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Any Use of Tranquilizers or Sedatives Not Prescribed for Them by Their Doctor within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 54.0 5.9%

Drug Consequences

No data was found for Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation) in the category Drug Consequences

Drug Intervening Variables

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 269.0 49.3% 352.0 38.5%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Using Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 269.0 49.3% 727.0 79.5%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 432 79.3% 738 81.1%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 474 86.5% 624 69.0%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 372.0 68.3% 704.0 77.8%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Think Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 252.0 46.1% 451.0 49.8%

Drug Treatment

No data was found for Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation) in the category Drug Treatment

Risk Factors

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Ever Having Had a Boyfriend or Girlfriend in a Dating or Serious Relationship Who Hit, Slapped, or Physically Hurt Them on Purpose, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 84.0 13.9%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Weekly or More Often in the Past 30 Days, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 236 37.6%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Once or More in the Past 30 Days, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 410 65.4%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Uses Illegal Drugs or Abuses Prescription Drugs, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 102 16.8% 85 9.0%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting a Parent or Guardian is Currently or Ever Has Been in Prison, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 162 26.9% 231 24.4%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Were Verbally Abused by Someone in Their Household, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 170 28.1% 261 27.7%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Drinks Too Much Alcohol, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 162 26.9% 231 24.4%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting That a Parent or Other Adult Has Ever Hit, Beat, Kicked or Physically Hurt Them in Any Way, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 162 26.9% 211 22.4%

Resilience Factors

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe at School, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 498.0 77.8%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Mother Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 412.0 63.8%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Father Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 283.0 43.9%

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting Higher Levels of Educational Engagement, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 398.0 62.6%

Adult Mental Health

No data was found for Gay or Lesbian (Sexual Orientation) in the category Adult Mental Health

Youth Mental Health

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Did Something to Purposely Hurt or Injure Themselves Without Wanting to Die (Such as Cutting, Burning, or Bruising) in the Past Year, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 235.0 39.2% 417.0 44.0%

Gay or Lesbian Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Internalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 328.0 55.4%

Gay or Lesbian Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Externalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 276.0 46.7%

Suicide

Gay or Lesbian Students Reporting They Seriously Considered Attempting Suicide in the Last Year, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 175.0 29.0% 345.0 36.2%