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Demographic: 9th (Grade)

Population

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Population

Alcohol Use

9th Students Reporting Any Use of Alcohol in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,695.0 14.7% 4,680.0 11.2% 4,698.0 11.8%
Metro 2,672.0 13.6% 2,090.0 9.5% 2,078.0 10.0%
Non-Metro 3,023.0 15.8% 2,590.0 13.1% 2,620.0 13.8%

9th Students Reporting Any Use of Alcohol in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,580.0 14.7% 4,634.0 11.2% 4,688.0 11.9%

9th Students Reporting Any Use of Alcohol in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,695 14.7% 4,692 11.2% 4,698 11.8%
East Central 917 15.8% 631 13.1% 848 15.4%
Metro 2,672 13.6% 2,093 9.5% 2,078 10.0%
Non-Metro 4,778 14.5% 2,599 13.1% 2,620 13.8%
Northwest 334 17.8% 244 14.3% 246 15.1%
Northeast 443 19.4% 309 14.8% 318 14.6%
Southeast 432 14.7% 421 11.4% 396 12.1%
Southwest 590 15.2% 424 12.6% 479 12.6%
West Central 307 13.3% 266 12.1% 333 12.6%

9th 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 9,203 24.1% 7,115 18.2%
East Central 1,558 27.2% 999 21.2%
Metro 4,060 21.0% 3,384 15.6%
Non-Metro 5,143 27.3% 3,731 21.4%
Northwest 537 28.9% 406 24.2%
Northeast 684 30.3% 464 22.7%
Southeast 785 26.9% 708 19.8%
Southwest 987 25.6% 685 20.7%
West Central 592 26.7% 469 21.9%

9th 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 9,203.0 24.1% 7,588.0 18.5%
Metro 4,060.0 21.0% 3,384.0 15.6%
Non-Metro 5,143.0 27.3% 4,204.0 21.6%

9th 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 9,050.0 24.2% 7,520.0 18.5%

9th Students Reporting Having 5 or More Drinks in a Row on at Least One Occasion in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,643 6.9% 1,743 4.4% 1,661 4.2%
East Central 399 6.9% 254 5.3% 307 5.6%
Metro 1,204 6.2% 808 3.7% 679 3.3%
Non-Metro 1,439 7.5% 935 5.3% 982 5.2%
Northwest 170 9.1% 126 7.4% 113 7.0%
Northeast 240 10.5% 136 6.5% 130 6.0%
Southeast 192 6.6% 153 4.2% 138 4.3%
Southwest 286 7.4% 157 4.7% 177 4.7%
West Central 152 6.6% 109 5.0% 117 4.4%

9th Students Reporting Having 5 or More Drinks in a Row on at Least One Occasion in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,643.0 6.9% 1,885.0 4.5% 1,661.0 4.2%
Metro 1,204.0 6.2% 808.0 3.7% 679.0 3.3%
Non-Metro 1,439.0 7.5% 1,077.0 5.4% 982.0 5.2%

9th Students Reporting Having 5 or More Drinks in a Row on at Least One Occasion, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,587.0 6.9% 1,867.0 4.5% 1,657.0 4.2%

9th Students Reporting They Drank Alcohol or Used Drugs Before They Last Had Sexual Intercourse, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,102 20.1%
East Central 155 19.1%
Metro 516 20.8%
Non-Metro 586 19.5%
Northwest 66 18.9%
Northeast 104 22.6%
Southeast 81 18.8%
Southwest 120 20.0%
West Central 60 17.5%

9th Students Reporting They Drank Alcohol or Used Drugs Before They Last Had Sexual Intercourse, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,102.0 20.1%
Metro 516.0 20.8%
Non-Metro 586.0 19.5%

9th Students Reporting They Drank Alcohol or Used Drugs Before They Last Had Sexual Intercourse, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,075.0 19.9%

Alcohol Consequences

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Alcohol Consequences

Alcohol Treatment

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Alcohol Treatment

Alcohol Intervening Variables

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Frequently Binge Drinking, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 27,461.0 75.5% 29,634.0 72.9% 27,707.0 72.3%
Metro 14,138.0 77.9% 16,123.0 75.7% 14,882.0 74.7%
Non-Metro 13,323.0 73.0% 13,511.0 69.7% 12,825.0 69.7%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Frequently Binge Drinking, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 26,952.0 75.5% 26,204.0 72.9% 27,554.0 72.4%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Frequently Binge Drinking, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 27,461.0 75.5% 28,282.0 73.0% 27,707.0 72.3%
East Central 4,126.0 74.0% 3,330.0 71.4% 3,757.0 70.5%
Metro 14,138.0 77.9% 16,123.0 75.7% 14,882.0 74.7%
Non-Metro 13,323.0 73.0% 12,159.0 69.8% 12,825.0 69.7%
Northwest 1,252.0 72.1% 1,119.0 67.0% 1,049.0 67.3%
Northeast 1,573.0 71.8% 1,420.0 68.7% 1,505.0 71.3%
Southeast 2,045.0 73.2% 2,550.0 71.0% 2,201.0 69.9%
Southwest 2,727.0 72.2% 2,250.0 68.4% 2,483.0 67.7%
West Central 1,600.0 73.3% 1,490.0 69.6% 1,830.0 71.1%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol in the Past 30 Days, Who Bought the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 478 8.4% 175 3.7%
East Central 75 8.2% 25 3.0%
Metro 217 8.1% 92 4.4%
Non-Metro 261 8.6% 83 3.2%
Northwest 32 9.6% 8 3.3%
Northeast 43 9.7% 14 4.4%
Southeast 30 6.9% 17 4.3%
Southwest 57 9.7% 11 2.3%
West Central 24 7.8% 8 2.4%

9th 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 478 8.4%
Metro 217 8.1%
Non-Metro 261 8.6%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Bought the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 467 8.4% 174 3.7%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Got the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,869 67.9% 3,474 74.2%
East Central 632 68.9% 614 72.6%
Metro 1,781 66.7% 1,533 74.1%
Non-Metro 2,088 69.1% 1,941 74.2%
Northwest 229 68.6% 186 75.6%
Northeast 318 71.8% 241 75.8%
Southeast 282 65.3% 294 74.2%
Southwest 416 70.5% 355 74.3%
West Central 211 68.7% 251 75.8%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Got the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,869 67.9% 3,474 74.2%
Metro 1,781 66.7% 1,533 74.1%
Non-Metro 2,088 69.1% 1,941 74.2%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Got the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,802 68.1% 3,468 74.2%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Took the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,227 39.1% 1,627 34.7%
East Central 346 37.7% 289 34.2%
Metro 1,101 41.2% 746 36.1%
Non-Metro 1,126 37.2% 881 33.7%
Northwest 113 33.8% 81 32.9%
Northeast 170 38.4% 102 32.1%
Southeast 147 34.0% 129 32.6%
Southwest 239 40.5% 162 33.9%
West Central 111 36.2% 118 35.6%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Took the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,227 39.1% 1,627 34.7%
Metro 1,101 41.2% 746 36.1%
Non-Metro 1,126 37.2% 881 33.7%

9th Students Reporting Any Alcohol Use in the Past 30 Days, Who Took the Alcohol from Someone or Somewhere, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,187 39.2% 1,625 34.8%

9th 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 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 33,384 91.6% 35,324 91.3% 34,868 91.1%
East Central 5,074 90.7% 4,219 90.6% 4,819 90.6%
Metro 16,896 92.9% 19,649 92.3% 18,234 91.7%
Non-Metro 16,488 90.3% 15,675 90.0% 16,634 90.5%
Northwest 1,569 91.0% 1,465 87.7% 1,384 89.1%
Northeast 1,965 90.0% 1,880 91.0% 1,929 91.6%
Southeast 2,515 90.2% 3,258 91.0% 2,857 90.6%
Southwest 3,358 89.0% 2,928 88.6% 3,314 90.3%
West Central 2,007 91.7% 1,925 89.9% 2,331 90.6%

9th 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 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 33,384 91.6% 37,080 91.2% 34,868 91.1%
Metro 16,896 92.9% 19,649 92.3% 18,234 91.7%
Non-Metro 16,488 90.3% 17,431 90.0% 16,634 90.5%

9th 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 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 32,744 91.7% 36,567 91.2% 34,668 91.1%

9th 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 29,326 81.4%
East Central 4,431 80.0%
Metro 14,534 81.0%
Non-Metro 14,792 81.7%
Northwest 1,411 81.8%
Northeast 1,749 80.6%
Southeast 2,290 83.2%
Southwest 3,108 83.1%
West Central 1,803 82.9%

9th 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 29,326 81.4%
Metro 14,534 81.0%
Non-Metro 14,792 81.7%

9th 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 28,772 81.4%

9th 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 27,255 75.7%
East Central 4,152 75.0%
Metro 13,584 75.8%
Non-Metro 13,671 75.5%
Northwest 1,302 75.7%
Northeast 1,558 72.0%
Southeast 2,105 76.3%
Southwest 2,865 76.5%
West Central 1,689 77.8%

9th 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 27,255 75.7%
Metro 13,584 75.8%
Non-Metro 13,671 75.5%

9th 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 26,731 75.7%

9th Students Reporting They Think Most Students in Their School Drink Alcohol Monthly or More Often, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number
Minnesota 57.1% 20,395 50.1% 19,132 51.4% 19,243
East Central 58.7% 3,231 53.5% 2,459 57.1% 2,964
Metro 57.1% 10,096 48.6% 10,168 48.4% 9,398
Non-Metro 57.2% 10,299 52.0% 8,964 54.7% 9,845
Northwest 58.8% 1,008 54.2% 900 60.9% 928
Northeast 66.0% 1,420 57.5% 1,173 60.1% 1,248
Southeast 53.8% 1,479 49.4% 1,755 50.7% 1,557
Southwest 54.3% 2,031 49.7% 1,628 49.8% 1,790
West Central 52.6% 1,130 49.2% 1,049 53.5% 1,358

9th Students Reporting They Think Most Students in Their School Drink Alcohol Monthly or More Often, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 20,395 57.1% 20,201 50.4% 19,243 51.4%
Metro 10,096 57.1% 10,168 48.6% 9,398 48.4%
Non-Metro 10,299 57.2% 10,033 52.3% 9,845 54.7%

9th Students Reporting They Think Most Students in Their School Drink Alcohol Monthly or More Often, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 20,052 57.3% 19,997 50.5% 19,180 51.5%

Tobacco and Nicotine Use

9th Students Reporting Smoking a Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,918 7.5% 1,786 4.3% 1,242 3.1%
Metro 1,276 6.5% 699 3.2% 412 2.0%
Non-Metro 1,642 8.6% 1,087 5.5% 830 4.4%

9th Students Reporting Smoking a Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,861 7.5% 1,761 4.3% 1,239 3.1%

9th Students Reporting Smoking a Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,918 7.5% 1,786 4.3% 1,242 3.1%
East Central 500 8.6% 260 5.4% 215 3.9%
Metro 1,276 6.5% 699 3.2% 412 2.0%
Non-Metro 1,642 8.6% 971 5.4% 830 4.4%
Northwest 189 10.0% 120 7.1% 126 7.7%
Northeast 231 10.1% 150 7.2% 127 5.8%
Southeast 231 7.8% 144 3.9% 104 3.2%
Southwest 306 7.8% 173 5.2% 153 4.0%
West Central 185 8.0% 124 5.6% 105 4.0%

9th Students Reporting Using an E-Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016 - 2019: by Location

2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,692 9.2% 6,481 16.3%
East Central 528 11.0% 1,053 19.1%
Metro 2,067 9.4% 2,973 14.4%
Non-Metro 1,625 9.1% 3,508 18.5%
Northwest 146 8.6% 357 22.0%
Northeast 240 11.5% 481 22.1%
Southeast 309 8.4% 548 16.9%
Southwest 231 6.9% 616 16.3%
West Central 171 7.8% 453 17.2%

9th Students Reporting Using an E-Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016 - 2019: by Location

2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,883 9.3% 6,481 16.3%
Metro 2,067 9.4% 2,973 14.4%
Non-Metro 1,816 9.1% 3,508 18.5%

9th Students Reporting Using an E-Cigarette on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016 - 2019: by Location

2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,845 9.3% 6,470 16.4%

9th Students Reporting Any Tobacco or Nicotine Use on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016 - 2019: by Location

2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,493 11.3% 6,468 16.5%
East Central 627 13.1% 1,040 19.1%
Metro 2,316 10.6% 2,953 14.4%
Non-Metro 2,177 12.2% 3,515 18.8%
Northwest 229 13.5% 361 22.6%
Northeast 336 16.1% 483 22.5%
Southeast 383 10.4% 542 17.0%
Southwest 351 10.5% 637 17.0%
West Central 251 11.4% 452 17.4%

9th Students Reporting Any Tobacco or Nicotine Use on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016 - 2019: by Location

2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,883 9.3% 6,468 16.5%
Metro 2,067 9.4% 2,953 14.4%
Non-Metro 1,816 9.1% 3,515 18.8%

9th Students Reporting Any Tobacco or Nicotine Use on One or More Days within the Past 30 Days, 2016 - 2019: by Location

2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,715 11.5% 6,459 16.6%

Tobacco and Nicotine Consequences

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Tobacco and Nicotine Consequences

Tobacco and Nicotine Intervening Variables

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Cigarettes, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,457.0 83.4% 31,985.0 78.6% 30,643.0 79.9%
Metro 15,329.0 84.1% 17,014.0 79.8% 15,991.0 80.1%
Non-Metro 15,128.0 82.7% 14,971.0 77.2% 14,652.0 79.5%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Cigarettes, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 29,884.0 83.5% 31,578.0 78.7% 30,469.0 79.9%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Cigarettes, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,457.0 83.4% 30,423.0 78.5% 30,643.0 79.9%
East Central 4,655.0 83.3% 3,591.0 77.0% 4,288.0 80.3%
Metro 15,329.0 84.1% 17,014.0 79.8% 15,991.0 80.1%
Non-Metro 15,128.0 82.7% 13,409.0 76.9% 14,652.0 79.5%
Northwest 1,422.0 81.7% 1,244.0 74.5% 1,194.0 76.6%
Northeast 1,803.0 82.1% 1,622.0 78.5% 1,706.0 80.7%
Southeast 2,331.0 83.3% 2,826.0 78.6% 2,523.0 80.0%
Southwest 3,083.0 81.5% 2,466.0 74.8% 2,864.0 77.8%
West Central 1,834.0 83.5% 1,660.0 77.5% 2,077.0 80.7%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Cigarettes, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 34,144 93.5% 36,278 93.7% 35,936 93.8%
East Central 5,209 93.0% 4,337 93.0% 4,991 93.7%
Metro 17,208 94.4% 20,109 94.4% 18,769 94.3%
Non-Metro 16,936 92.6% 16,169 92.8% 17,167 93.3%
Northwest 1,604 92.6% 1,530 91.5% 1,410 90.7%
Northeast 2,014 92.2% 1,936 93.7% 1,987 94.2%
Southeast 2,600 93.0% 3,352 93.7% 2,951 93.5%
Southwest 3,455 91.5% 3,033 91.8% 3,419 93.0%
West Central 2,054 93.6% 1,981 92.6% 2,409 93.6%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Cigarettes, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 34,144 93.5% 38,078 93.6% 35,936 93.8%
Metro 17,208 94.4% 20,109 94.4% 18,769 94.3%
Non-Metro 16,936 92.6% 17,969 92.7% 17,167 93.3%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Cigarettes, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 33,487 93.6% 37,553 93.7% 35,735 93.9%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put Themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Using E-Cigarettes, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 21,572.0 56.4%
East Central 2,938.0 55.3%
Metro 11,370.0 57.2%
Non-Metro 10,202.0 55.6%
Northwest 819.0 52.6%
Northeast 1,164.0 55.2%
Southeast 1,782.0 56.8%
Southwest 2,028.0 55.3%
West Central 1,471.0 57.3%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put Themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Using E-Cigarettes, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 21,572.0 56.4%
Metro 11,370.0 57.2%
Non-Metro 10,202.0 55.6%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put Themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Using E-Cigarettes, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 21,438.0 56.4%

9th Students Reporting That They Think Most Students a Vaping Device or E-cigarette Monthly or More Often, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 25,941.0 69.2%
East Central 3,809.0 73.2%
Metro 13,422.0 69.1%
Non-Metro 12,519.0 69.4%
Northwest 1,100.0 72.0%
Northeast 1,563.0 75.1%
Southeast 2,041.0 66.3%
Southwest 2,287.0 63.5%
West Central 1,719.0 67.7%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe their Parents Would Think it's Very Wrong or Wrong if they Vaped or Used E-cigarettes, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 33,853.0 88.6%
East Central 4,643.0 87.4%
Metro 17,718.0 89.2%
Non-Metro 16,135.0 87.9%
Northwest 1,330.0 85.6%
Northeast 1,858.0 88.2%
Southeast 2,787.0 88.5%
Southwest 3,256.0 88.9%
West Central 2,261.0 88.1%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe their Friends Would Think it's Very Wrong or Wrong if they Vaped or Used E-cigarettes, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 22,972.0 60.2%
East Central 3,105.0 58.3%
Metro 12,008.0 60.6%
Non-Metro 10,964.0 59.8%
Northwest 895.0 57.7%
Northeast 1,132.0 53.8%
Southeast 1,927.0 61.4%
Southwest 2,330.0 63.7%
West Central 1,575.0 61.3%

Illicit Drug Use

9th Students Reporting Any Use of Marijuana in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,599 9.4% 2,817 6.8% 2,959 7.5%
Metro 2,119 10.9% 1,504 6.9% 1,539 7.5%
Non-Metro 1,480 7.8% 1,313 6.7% 1,420 7.5%

9th Students Reporting Any Use of Marijuana in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,521 9.4% 2,777 6.8% 2,950 7.5%

9th Students Reporting Any Use of Marijuana in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,599 9.4% 2,669 6.7% 2,959 7.5%
East Central 457 7.9% 333 7.0% 426 7.8%
Metro 2,119 10.9% 1,504 6.9% 1,539 7.5%
Non-Metro 1,480 7.8% 1,165 6.6% 1,420 7.5%
Northwest 149 8.0% 142 8.4% 148 9.2%
Northeast 242 10.6% 162 7.8% 226 10.5%
Southeast 230 7.9% 221 6.0% 230 7.1%
Southwest 259 6.7% 181 5.4% 238 6.3%
West Central 143 6.2% 126 5.8% 152 5.8%

9th Students Reporting they First Smoked Marijuana at Age 13 or Younger, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,404.0 8.9% 2,510.0 6.4%
East Central 491.0 8.5% 288.0 6.1%
Metro 1,804.0 9.3% 1,316.0 6.0%
Non-Metro 1,600.0 8.5% 1,194.0 6.8%
Northwest 187.0 10.4% 169.0 10.0%
Northeast 267.0 11.8% 170.0 8.2%
Southeast 217.0 7.5% 211.0 5.8%
Southwest 267.0 6.9% 195.0 5.8%
West Central 171.0 7.6% 161.0 7.4%

9th Students Reporting they First Smoked Marijuana at Age 13 or Younger, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,404.0 8.9% 2,649.0 6.4%
Metro 1,804.0 9.3% 1,316.0 6.0%
Non-Metro 1,600.0 8.5% 1,333.0 6.8%

9th Students Reporting they First Smoked Marijuana at Age 13 or Younger, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 3,332.0 8.9% 2,621.0 6.4%

9th Students Reporting Use of Inhalants within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 615 1.6%
East Central * * 91 1.9%
Metro * * 306 1.4%
Non-Metro * * 309 1.8%
Northwest * * 37 2.2%
Northeast * * 42 2.0%
Southeast * * 39 1.1%
Southwest * * 54 1.6%
West Central * * 46 2.1%

9th Students Reporting Methamphetamine Use within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 234 0.6%
East Central * * 43 0.9%
Metro * * 124 0.6%
Non-Metro * * 110 0.6%
Northwest * * 13 0.8%
Northeast * * 13 0.6%
Southeast * * 12 0.3%
Southwest * * 17 0.5%
West Central * * 12 0.6%

9th Students Reporting Use of MDMA/Ecstasy within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 336 0.9%
East Central * * 56 1.2%
Metro * * 189 0.9%
Non-Metro * * 147 0.8%
Northwest * * 16 0.9%
Northeast * * 14 0.7%
Southeast * * 24 0.7%
Southwest * * 24 0.7%
West Central * * 13 0.6%

9th Students Reporting Use of Crack/Cocaine within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 330 0.8%
East Central * * 57 1.2%
Metro * * 164 0.8%
Non-Metro * * 166 0.9%
Northwest * * 15 0.9%
Northeast * * 20 1.0%
Southeast * * 26 0.7%
Southwest * * 36 1.1%
West Central * * 12 0.6%

9th 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 * * 540 1.4%
East Central * * 82 1.7%
Metro * * 311 1.4%
Non-Metro * * 229 1.3%
Northwest * * 30 1.8%
Northeast * * 26 1.3%
Southeast * * 38 1.0%
Southwest * * 30 0.9%
West Central * * 23 1.1%

9th Students Reporting Use of Heroin within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 198 0.5%
East Central * * 37 0.8%
Metro * * 109 0.5%
Non-Metro * * 89 0.5%
Northwest * * 10 0.6%
Northeast * * 9 0.4%
Southeast * * 13 0.4%
Southwest * * 14 0.4%
West Central * * 6 0.3%

9th Students Reporting Use of Synthetic Drugs within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 486 1.2%
East Central * * 78 1.7%
Metro * * 262 1.2%
Non-Metro * * 224 1.3%
Northwest * * 25 1.5%
Northeast * * 24 1.2%
Southeast * * 35 1.0%
Southwest * * 40 1.2%
West Central * * 22 1.0%

9th Students Reporting Use of Inhalants within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 653 1.6%
Metro * * 306 1.4%
Non-Metro * * 347 1.8%

9th Students Reporting Methamphetamine Use within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 245 0.6%
Metro * * 124 0.6%
Non-Metro * * 121 0.6%

9th Students Reporting Use of MDMA/Ecstasy within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 362 0.9%
Metro * * 189 0.9%
Non-Metro * * 173 0.9%

9th Students Reporting Use of Crack/Cocaine within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 353 0.9%
Metro * * 164 0.8%
Non-Metro * * 189 1.0%

9th 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 * * 573 1.4%
Metro * * 311 1.4%
Non-Metro * * 262 1.3%

9th Students Reporting Use of Heroin within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 206 0.5%
Metro * * 109 0.5%
Non-Metro * * 97 0.5%

9th Students Reporting Use of Synthetic Drugs within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 517 1.3%
Metro * * 262 1.2%
Non-Metro * * 255 1.3%

9th Students Reporting Use of Inhalants within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 638 1.6%

9th Students Reporting Methamphetamine Use within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 238 0.6%

9th Students Reporting Use of MDMA/Ecstasy within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 349 0.9%

9th Students Reporting Use of Crack/Cocaine within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 344 0.8%

9th 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 * * 557 1.4%

9th Students Reporting Use of Heroin within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 198 0.5%

9th Students Reporting Use of Synthetic Drugs within the Past 12 Months, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota * * 504.0 1.2%

Prescription Drug Misuse

9th Students Reporting Any Past 30 Day Use of Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,134.0 5.6% 1,694.0 4.3% 1,490.0 3.8%
East Central 319.0 5.5% 209.0 4.4% 212.0 3.9%
Metro 1,159.0 6.0% 923.0 4.3% 762.0 3.8%
Non-Metro 975.0 5.1% 771.0 4.4% 728.0 3.9%
Northwest 86.0 4.6% 79.0 4.7% 74.0 4.7%
Northeast 128.0 5.6% 96.0 4.6% 93.0 4.3%
Southeast 160.0 5.5% 146.0 4.0% 126.0 4.0%
Southwest 197.0 5.1% 138.0 4.1% 133.0 3.6%
West Central 85.0 3.7% 103.0 4.8% 90.0 3.5%

9th Students Reporting Any Past 30 Day Use of Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,134.0 5.6% 1,799.0 4.4% 1,490.0 3.8%
Metro 1,159.0 6.0% 923.0 4.3% 762.0 3.8%
Non-Metro 975.0 5.1% 876.0 4.5% 728.0 3.9%

9th Students Reporting Any Past 30 Day Use of Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,082.0 5.5% 1,779.0 4.4% 1,486.0 3.8%

9th 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 * * 1,108.0 2.8%
East Central * * 156.0 3.3%
Metro * * 617.0 2.9%
Non-Metro * * 491.0 2.8%
Northwest * * 43.0 2.6%
Northeast * * 53.0 2.6%
Southeast * * 99.0 2.7%
Southwest * * 81.0 2.4%
West Central * * 59.0 2.7%

9th 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 * * 1,178.0 2.9%
Metro * * 617.0 2.9%
Non-Metro * * 561.0 2.9%

9th 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 * * 1,157.0 2.9%

9th 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 * * 815.0 2.1%
East Central * * 103.0 2.2%
Metro * * 469.0 2.2%
Non-Metro * * 346.0 2.0%
Northwest * * 34.0 2.0%
Northeast * * 36.0 1.7%
Southeast * * 75.0 2.1%
Southwest * * 55.0 1.7%
West Central * * 43.0 2.0%

9th 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 * * 869.0 2.1%
Metro * * 469.0 2.2%
Non-Metro * * 400.0 2.0%

9th 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 * * 854.0 2.1%

9th 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 * * 341.0 0.9%
East Central * * 56.0 1.2%
Metro * * 190.0 0.9%
Non-Metro * * 151.0 0.9%
Northwest * * 16.0 0.9%
Northeast * * 15.0 0.7%
Southeast * * 23.0 0.6%
Southwest * * 26.0 0.8%
West Central * * 15.0 0.7%

9th 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 * * 355.0 0.9%
Metro * * 190.0 0.9%
Non-Metro * * 165.0 0.8%

9th 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 * * 346.0 0.9%

9th 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 * * 589.0 1.5%
East Central * * 70.0 1.5%
Metro * * 380.0 1.8%
Non-Metro * * 209.0 1.2%
Northwest * * 29.0 1.7%
Northeast * * 23.0 1.1%
Southeast * * 35.0 1.0%
Southwest * * 31.0 0.9%
West Central * * 21.0 1.0%

9th 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 * * 618.0 1.5%
Metro * * 380.0 1.8%
Non-Metro * * 238.0 1.2%

9th 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 * * 601.0 1.5%

Drug Consequences

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Drug Consequences

Drug Intervening Variables

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 24,240.0 66.8% 23,143.0 59.8% 20,400.0 53.3%
East Central 3,886.0 70.0% 2,826.0 60.7% 2,961.0 55.6%
Metro 11,748.0 65.0% 12,777.0 60.0% 10,496.0 52.8%
Non-Metro 12,492.0 68.6% 10,366.0 59.5% 9,904.0 53.9%
Northwest 1,148.0 66.2% 923.0 55.2% 794.0 51.0%
Northeast 1,389.0 63.7% 1,137.0 55.1% 1,049.0 49.8%
Southeast 1,916.0 68.7% 2,170.0 60.4% 1,683.0 53.5%
Southwest 2,611.0 69.3% 2,013.0 61.2% 1,984.0 54.1%
West Central 1,542.0 70.5% 1,297.0 60.5% 1,433.0 55.7%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 24,240.0 66.8% 24,313.0 59.8% 20,400.0 53.3%
Metro 11,748.0 65.0% 12,777.0 60.0% 10,496.0 52.8%
Non-Metro 12,492.0 68.6% 11,536.0 59.6% 9,904.0 53.9%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Smoking Marijuana Once or Twice a Week, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 23,789.0 66.9% 23,981.0 59.8% 20,278.0 53.3%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Using Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,603.0 84.4% 30,831.0 79.6% 30,633.0 80.2%
East Central 4,709.0 84.8% 3,669.0 78.8% 4,285.0 80.6%
Metro 15,335.0 84.9% 17,146.0 80.5% 15,948.0 80.3%
Non-Metro 15,268.0 83.9% 13,685.0 78.6% 14,685.0 80.0%
Northwest 1,445.0 83.2% 1,302.0 78.1% 1,221.0 78.5%
Northeast 1,831.0 83.9% 1,643.0 79.6% 1,734.0 82.2%
Southeast 2,327.0 83.5% 2,862.0 79.7% 2,492.0 79.5%
Southwest 3,124.0 82.9% 2,510.0 76.3% 2,845.0 77.6%
West Central 1,832.0 84.1% 1,699.0 79.1% 2,108.0 82.2%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Using Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,603.0 84.4% 32,392.0 79.7% 30,633.0 80.2%
Metro 15,335.0 84.9% 17,146.0 80.5% 15,948.0 80.3%
Non-Metro 15,268.0 83.9% 15,246.0 78.7% 14,685.0 80.0%

9th Students Reporting that they Believe People Put themselves at Great or Moderate Risk of Harm by Using Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 23,789.0 66.9% 31,985.0 79.7% 30,466.0 80.2%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 33,482 92.0% 34,923 90.2% 33,815 88.4%
East Central 5,166 92.6% 4,224 90.7% 4,714 88.7%
Metro 16,726 92.1% 19,305 90.7% 17,610 88.6%
Non-Metro 16,756 92.0% 15,618 89.7% 16,205 88.3%
Northwest 1,575 91.3% 1,441 86.2% 1,330 85.7%
Northeast 1,958 89.8% 1,834 88.9% 1,820 86.5%
Southeast 2,570 92.3% 3,249 90.7% 2,799 88.8%
Southwest 3,451 91.6% 2,952 89.4% 3,266 89.1%
West Central 1,918 89.6% 2,276 88.6%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 33,482 92.0% 36,658 90.2% 33,815 88.4%
Metro 16,726 92.1% 19,305 90.7% 17,610 88.6%
Non-Metro 16,756 92.0% 17,353 89.6% 16,205 88.3%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 32,833 92.1% 36,153 90.2% 33,618 88.5%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 34,516 94.9% 36,420 94.2% 36,077 94.4%
East Central 5,284 94.8% 4,368 94.0% 5,041 94.8%
Metro 17,291 95.3% 20,093 94.4% 18,737 94.4%
Non-Metro 17,225 94.6% 16,327 93.9% 17,340 94.5%
Northwest 1,647 95.5% 1,550 93.0% 1,449 93.3%
Northeast 2,070 95.0% 1,973 95.6% 2,016 95.7%
Southeast 2,624 94.2% 3,369 94.1% 2,961 94.0%
Southwest 3,514 93.4% 3,065 92.9% 3,441 93.9%
West Central 2,086 95.4% 2,002 93.6% 2,432 94.8%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 34,516 94.9% 38,269 94.2% 36,077 94.4%
Metro 17,291 95.3% 20,093 94.4% 18,737 94.4%
Non-Metro 17,225 94.6% 18,176 93.9% 17,340 94.5%

9th Students Reporting Their Parents Would Think It's Very Wrong or Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 33,842 95.0% 31,883 79.9% 35,873 94.4%

9th Students Reporting Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,590.0 84.8% 33,413.0 86.8% 32,165.0 84.4%
East Central 4,685.0 84.8% 4,033.0 87.1% 4,418.0 83.0%
Metro 15,166.0 84.4% 18,337.0 86.7% 16,828.0 85.0%
Non-Metro 15,424.0 85.2% 15,076.0 86.9% 15,337.0 83.8%
Northwest 1,466.0 85.4% 1,432.0 86.0% 1,249.0 81.0%
Northeast 1,811.0 83.5% 1,789.0 87.1% 1,743.0 83.0%
Southeast 2,382.0 85.8% 3,093.0 86.7% 2,627.0 83.9%
Southwest 3,167.0 84.5% 2,828.0 85.9% 3,103.0 85.0%
West Central 1,913.0 87.8% 1,901.0 89.0% 2,197.0 85.7%

9th Students Reporting Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,590.0 84.8% 35,095.0 86.8% 32,165.0 84.4%
Metro 15,166.0 84.4% 18,337.0 86.7% 16,828.0 85.0%
Non-Metro 15,424.0 85.2% 16,758.0 86.9% 15,337.0 83.8%

9th Students Reporting Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Use Prescription Drugs not Prescribed for Them, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,000.0 84.8% 34,611.0 86.8% 31,988.0 84.4%

9th Students Reporting They Think Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 26,525.0 73.5% 28,827.0 74.9% 26,365.0 69.1%
East Central 4,198.0 75.9% 3,561.0 76.9% 3,711.0 69.7%
Metro 12,657.0 70.5% 15,673.0 74.1% 13,521.0 68.2%
Non-Metro 13,868.0 76.5% 13,154.0 75.8% 12,844.0 70.1%
Northwest 1,280.0 74.5% 1,212.0 72.9% 1,029.0 66.5%
Northeast 1,550.0 71.5% 1,476.0 71.7% 1,369.0 65.1%
Southeast 2,195.0 79.1% 2,710.0 75.9% 2,209.0 70.5%
Southwest 2,909.0 77.4% 2,520.0 76.5% 2,663.0 72.9%
West Central 1,736.0 79.6% 1,675.0 78.5% 1,863.0 72.5%

9th Students Reporting They Think Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 26,525.0 73.5% 26,365.0 69.1%
Metro 12,657.0 70.5% 13,521.0 68.2%
Non-Metro 13,868.0 76.5% 12,844.0 70.1%

9th Students Reporting They Think Their Friends Would Feel it is Wrong or Very Wrong for Them to Smoke Marijuana, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 26,015.0 73.5% 29,867.0 74.9% 26,203.0 69.1%

Drug Treatment

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Drug Treatment

Risk Factors

9th 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 1,530.0 3.9%
Metro 739.0 3.7%
Non-Metro 791.0 4.1%

9th 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 1,492.0 3.9%

9th 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 1,530.0 3.9%
East Central 237.0 4.1%
Metro 739.0 3.7%
Non-Metro 791.0 4.1%
Northwest 76.0 4.0%
Northeast 108.0 4.7%
Southeast 126.0 4.2%
Southwest 167.0 4.3%
West Central 77.0 3.3%

9th Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Weekly or More Often in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 6,935 16.9% 6,584 15.6%
East Central 1,037 17.6% 907 17.8%
Metro 3,304 15.4% 3,303 14.0%
Non-Metro 3,631 18.6% 3,281 17.6%
Northwest 349 18.2% 327 19.0%
Northeast 491 21.0% 404 18.8%
Southeast 517 16.7% 646 16.6%
Southwest 770 19.4% 578 16.7%
West Central 467 19.8% 419 18.5%

9th Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Weekly or More Often in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 6,935 16.9% 6,934 15.7%
Metro 3,304 15.4% 3,303 14.0%
Non-Metro 3,631 18.6% 3,631 17.6%

9th Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Weekly or More Often in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 6,767 16.9% 6,828 15.7%

9th Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Once or More in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 18,534 45.2% 18,512 43.9% 20,439 47.8%
East Central 2,717 46.1% 2,381 46.7% 2,988 50.8%
Metro 9,108 42.5% 9,738 41.3% 10,207 44.8%
Non-Metro 9,426 48.2% 8,774 47.2% 10,232 51.3%
Northwest 933 48.8% 860 50.0% 880 53.2%
Northeast 1,211 51.7% 1,075 50.0% 1,252 54.9%
Southeast 1,475 47.7% 1,735 44.6% 1,674 49.1%
Southwest 1,947 49.0% 1,586 45.8% 2,009 51.1%
West Central 1,143 48.5% 1,137 50.2% 1,429 51.2%

9th Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Once or More in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 18,534 45.2% 19,522 44.1% 20,439 47.8%
Metro 9,108 42.5% 9,738 41.3% 10,207 44.8%
Non-Metro 9,426 48.2% 9,784 47.3% 10,232 51.3%

9th Students Reporting They Were Bullied or Harassed Once or More in the Past 30 Days, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 18,127 45.2% 19,254 44.2% 20,351 47.9%

9th Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Uses Illegal Drugs or Abuses Prescription Drugs, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,426 6.2% 1,894 4.7% 2,225 5.5%
East Central 359 6.1% 255 5.2% 347 6.2%
Metro 1,380 6.9% 1,081 4.8% 1,100 5.2%
Non-Metro 1,046 5.4% 813 4.5% 1,125 5.9%
Northwest 90 4.7% 67 3.9% 115 7.0%
Northeast 139 6.0% 109 5.2% 164 7.5%
Southeast 169 5.7% 158 4.2% 176 5.4%
Southwest 186 4.7% 130 3.8% 182 4.8%
West Central 103 4.4% 94 4.2% 141 5.3%

9th Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Uses Illegal Drugs or Abuses Prescription Drugs, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,426 6.2% 2,007 4.7% 2,225 5.5%
Metro 1,380 6.9% 1,081 4.8% 1,100 5.2%
Non-Metro 1,046 5.4% 926 4.6% 1,125 5.9%

9th Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Uses Illegal Drugs or Abuses Prescription Drugs, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 2,368 6.2% 1,981 4.7% 2,214 5.6%

9th Students Reporting a Parent or Guardian is Currently or Ever Has Been in Prison, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number
Minnesota 16.7% 6,512 16.4% 6,616 16.5% 6,831
East Central 19.2% 1,114 18.7% 910 18.6% 1,070
Metro 14.8% 2,948 13.9% 3,101 13.2% 2,866
Non-Metro 18.6% 3,564 19.5% 3,515 20.2% 3,965
Northwest 22.4% 424 23.9% 407 25.8% 436
Northeast 19.7% 450 21.8% 458 21.6% 486
Southeast 15.8% 469 17.0% 633 17.1% 578
Southwest 17.7% 690 19.3% 651 20.2% 788
West Central 18.1% 417 20.6% 456 22.5% 607

9th Students Reporting a Parent or Guardian is Currently or Ever Has Been in Prison, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 6,512 16.7% 7,030 16.6% 6,831 16.5%
Metro 2,948 14.8% 3,101 13.9% 2,866 13.2%
Non-Metro 3,564 18.6% 3,929 19.6% 3,965 20.2%

9th Students Reporting a Parent or Guardian is Currently or Ever Has Been in Prison, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 6,365 16.7% 6,950 16.7% 6,802 16.6%

9th Students Reporting They Were Verbally Abused by Someone in Their Household, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,852 14.9% 5,545 13.7% 6,360 15.9%
East Central 869 14.9% 719 14.7% 999 17.9%
Metro 2,893 14.5% 2,957 13.2% 3,095 14.8%
Non-Metro 2,959 15.4% 2,588 14.4% 3,265 17.1%
Northwest 309 16.3% 245 14.4% 311 19.1%
Northeast 384 16.7% 341 16.2% 383 17.6%
Southeast 468 15.7% 504 13.5% 499 15.2%
Southwest 592 15.1% 473 14.0% 634 16.7%
West Central 337 14.5% 306 13.8% 439 16.6%

9th Students Reporting They Were Verbally Abused by Someone in Their Household, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,852 14.9% 5,857 13.8% 6,360 15.9%
Metro 2,893 14.5% 2,957 13.2% 3,095 14.8%
Non-Metro 2,959 15.4% 2,900 14.5% 3,265 17.1%

9th Students Reporting They Were Verbally Abused by Someone in Their Household, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,710 14.9% 5,783 13.8% 6,338 16.0%

9th Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Drinks Too Much Alcohol, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,291 10.9% 3,960 9.8% 4,370 10.8%
East Central 682 11.7% 513 10.5% 687 12.3%
Metro 2,042 10.2% 2,096 9.3% 2,080 9.9%
Non-Metro 2,249 11.7% 1,864 10.3% 2,290 11.9%
Northwest 235 12.4% 176 10.4% 201 12.2%
Northeast 323 14.0% 252 11.9% 297 13.5%
Southeast 349 11.7% 384 10.3% 362 11.0%
Southwest 414 10.5% 338 10.0% 453 11.8%
West Central 246 10.6% 201 9.0% 290 10.9%

9th Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Drinks Too Much Alcohol, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,291 10.9% 4,165 9.8% 4,370 10.8%
Metro 2,042 10.2% 2,096 9.3% 2,080 9.9%
Non-Metro 2,249 11.7% 2,069 10.3% 2,290 11.9%

9th Students Reporting They Live with Someone Who Drinks Too Much Alcohol, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,193 10.9% 4,105 9.8% 4,348 10.9%

9th Students Reporting That a Parent or Other Adult Has Ever Hit, Beat, Kicked or Physically Hurt Them in Any Way, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,064 13.0% 4,809 11.9% 5,094 12.8%
East Central 724 12.4% 564 11.6% 719 13.0%
Metro 2,711 13.7% 2,717 12.2% 2,674 12.9%
Non-Metro 2,353 12.2% 2,092 11.6% 2,420 12.7%
Northwest 222 11.7% 189 11.1% 210 12.8%
Northeast 286 12.5% 231 11.0% 277 12.8%
Southeast 390 13.1% 434 11.7% 418 12.9%
Southwest 459 11.7% 414 12.3% 479 12.7%
West Central 272 11.8% 260 11.8% 317 12.0%

9th Students Reporting That a Parent or Other Adult Has Ever Hit, Beat, Kicked or Physically Hurt Them in Any Way, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 5,064 13.0% 5,079 12.0% 5,094 12.8%
Metro 2,711 13.7% 2,717 12.2% 2,674 12.9%
Non-Metro 2,353 12.2% 2,362 11.8% 2,420 12.7%

9th Students Reporting That a Parent or Other Adult Has Ever Hit, Beat, Kicked or Physically Hurt Them in Any Way, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,937 12.9% 5,014 12.0% 5,080 12.8%

Resilience Factors

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe at School, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 38,362.0 91.8% 41,130.0 92.2% 38,811.0 89.0%
Metro 20,214.0 92.1% 22,019.0 92.6% 20,856.0 89.5%
Non-Metro 18,148.0 91.4% 19,111.0 91.7% 17,955.0 88.5%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe at School, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 37,530.0 91.9% 40,462.0 92.2% 38,520.0 89.0%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe at School, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 38,362.0 91.8% 39,198.0 92.2% 38,811.0 89.0%
East Central 5,500.0 91.6% 4,772.0 92.6% 5,294.0 88.4%
Metro 20,214.0 92.1% 22,019.0 92.6% 20,856.0 89.5%
Non-Metro 18,148.0 91.4% 17,179.0 91.6% 17,955.0 88.5%
Northwest 1,788.0 92.5% 1,577.0 91.0% 1,468.0 87.4%
Northeast 2,159.0 91.0% 1,971.0 90.7% 2,021.0 87.3%
Southeast 2,866.0 91.2% 3,614.0 92.0% 3,038.0 87.9%
Southwest 3,641.0 91.0% 3,117.0 89.5% 3,549.0 88.7%
West Central 2,194.0 91.7% 2,128.0 93.3% 2,585.0 90.6%

9th Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Mother Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 34,460.0 82.1% 35,962.0 84.2%
East Central 4,989.0 82.9% 4,372.0 84.6%
Metro 18,114.0 82.1% 20,202.0 84.5%
Non-Metro 16,346.0 82.2% 15,760.0 83.7%
Northwest 1,577.0 81.2% 1,401.0 80.8%
Northeast 1,952.0 82.1% 1,835.0 84.1%
Southeast 2,566.0 81.0% 3,334.0 84.3%
Southwest 3,289.0 82.1% 2,898.0 82.8%
West Central 1,973.0 82.5% 1,920.0 83.8%

9th Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Mother Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Percent Number Percent Number
Minnesota 82.1% 34,460.0 84.2% 37,726.0
Metro 82.1% 18,114.0 84.5% 20,202.0
Non-Metro 82.2% 16,346.0 83.8% 17,524.0

9th Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Mother Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 33,821.0 82.3% 37,147.0 84.2%

9th Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Father Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 28,439.0 67.9% 30,037.0 70.3%
East Central 4,209.0 70.1% 3,738.0 72.2%
Metro 14,764.0 67.1% 16,820.0 70.4%
Non-Metro 13,675.0 68.8% 13,217.0 70.2%
Northwest 1,309.0 67.5% 1,160.0 67.1%
Northeast 1,621.0 68.3% 1,512.0 69.5%
Southeast 2,147.0 68.0% 2,718.0 68.8%
Southwest 2,736.0 68.3% 2,457.0 70.3%
West Central 1,653.0 69.2% 1,632.0 71.3%

9th Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Father Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 28,439.0 67.9% 31,507.0 76.7%
Metro 14,764.0 67.1% 16,820.0 76.8%
Non-Metro 13,675.0 68.8% 14,687.0 76.5%

9th Students Reporting They Can Talk to Their Father Most or Some of the Time about Problems They Are Having, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 27,898.0 68.0% 31,024.0 70.4%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Educational Engagement, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number
Minnesota 75.5% 30,904.0 76.8% 32,345.0 69.4% 29,794.0
East Central 74.4% 4,367.0 75.9% 3,866.0 67.4% 3,962.0
Metro 77.1% 16,508.0 78.2% 18,418.0 70.7% 16,266.0
Non-Metro 73.8% 14,396.0 74.9% 13,927.0 67.8% 13,528.0
Northwest 73.4% 1,392.0 70.1% 1,206.0 64.3% 1,055.0
Northeast 72.2% 1,683.0 72.1% 1,553.0 66.6% 1,514.0
Southeast 75.2% 2,327.0 76.0% 2,969.0 69.8% 2,397.0
Southwest 72.6% 2,877.0 75.1% 2,613.0 68.5% 2,691.0
West Central 74.6% 1,750.0 76.5% 1,720.0 68.3% 1,909.0

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Educational Engagement, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,904.0 75.5% 33,856.0 76.6% 29,794.0 69.4%
Metro 16,508.0 77.1% 18,418.0 78.2% 16,266.0 70.7%
Non-Metro 14,396.0 73.8% 15,438.0 74.6% 13,528.0 67.8%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Educational Engagement, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,256.0 75.6% 33,344.0 76.6% 29,575.0 69.4%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Community Cares About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 14,781.0 36.8% 16,672.0 40.4% 15,751.0 38.0%
East Central 2,084.0 35.4% 1,907.0 38.2% 2,016.0 35.2%
Metro 7,682.0 37.1% 9,485.0 41.4% 8,595.0 39.2%
Non-Metro 7,099.0 36.4% 7,187.0 39.2% 7,156.0 36.6%
Northwest 673.0 35.3% 639.0 37.3% 589.0 35.3%
Northeast 831.0 35.6% 814.0 38.2% 768.0 34.2%
Southeast 1,088.0 35.7% 1,474.0 38.7% 1,277.0 38.0%
Southwest 1,526.0 38.5% 1,447.0 42.2% 1,468.0 38.1%
West Central 897.0 38.1% 906.0 40.4% 1,038.0 38.0%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Community Cares About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 14,781.0 36.8% 17,480.0 40.4% 15,751.0 38.0%
Metro 7,682.0 37.1% 9,485.0 41.4% 8,595.0 39.2%
Non-Metro 7,099.0 36.4% 7,995.0 39.2% 7,156.0 36.6%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Community Cares About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 14,488.0 36.8% 17,202.0 40.4% 15,634.0 37.9%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Parents Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 35,378.0 87.5% 37,103.0 89.7% 36,596.0 87.9%
East Central 5,170.0 87.4% 4,478.0 89.2% 4,948.0 86.2%
Metro 18,297.0 87.7% 20,777.0 90.5% 19,548.0 88.9%
Non-Metro 17,081.0 87.3% 16,326.0 88.8% 17,048.0 86.8%
Northwest 1,661.0 86.7% 1,490.0 86.7% 1,442.0 86.3%
Northeast 2,064.0 88.1% 1,906.0 88.9% 1,949.0 86.7%
Southeast 2,655.0 86.9% 3,409.0 89.3% 2,967.0 87.8%
Southwest 3,441.0 86.7% 3,027.0 88.1% 3,373.0 87.2%
West Central 2,090.0 88.3% 2,016.0 89.8% 2,369.0 86.6%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Parents Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 35,378.0 87.5% 38,919.0 89.7% 36,596.0 87.9%
Metro 18,297.0 87.7% 20,777.0 90.5% 19,548.0 88.9%
Non-Metro 17,081.0 87.3% 18,142.0 88.8% 17,048.0 86.8%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Parents Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 34,666.0 87.6% 38,332.0 89.7% 36,333.0 87.9%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Friends Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,391.0 75.9% 31,533.0 76.4% 31,304.0 75.4%
East Central 4,471.0 76.1% 3,812.0 76.3% 4,268.0 74.6%
Metro 15,819.0 76.7% 17,817.0 77.7% 16,885.0 77.0%
Non-Metro 14,572.0 75.0% 13,716.0 74.8% 14,419.0 73.6%
Northwest 1,380.0 72.5% 1,208.0 70.4% 1,186.0 71.2%
Northeast 1,749.0 75.3% 1,629.0 76.2% 1,632.0 72.7%
Southeast 2,255.0 74.3% 2,852.0 74.9% 2,535.0 75.3%
Southwest 2,924.0 74.0% 2,530.0 73.7% 2,766.0 71.7%
West Central 1,793.0 76.6% 1,685.0 75.0% 2,032.0 74.6%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Friends Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 30,391.0 75.9% 33,091.0 76.4% 31,304.0 75.4%
Metro 15,819.0 76.7% 17,817.0 77.7% 16,885.0 77.0%
Non-Metro 14,572.0 75.0% 15,274.0 74.9% 14,419.0 73.6%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Friends Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 29,792.0 76.0% 32,635.0 76.5% 31,094.0 75.4%

9th Students Reporting That They Have Stronger Relationships with the Adults in Their Schools, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Percent Number Percent Number
Minnesota 59.1% 23,052.0 52.1% 22,507.0
East Central 57.0% 3,211.0 47.9% 2,817.0
Metro 60.9% 12,283.0 54.0% 12,577.0
Non-Metro 57.1% 10,769.0 49.8% 9,930.0
Northwest 59.0% 1,085.0 48.9% 817.0
Northeast 54.0% 1,225.0 46.0% 1,044.0
Southeast 58.1% 1,726.0 51.9% 1,778.0
Southwest 56.9% 2,210.0 51.5% 2,013.0
West Central 58.3% 1,312.0 52.3% 1,461.0

9th Students Reporting That They Have Stronger Relationships with the Adults in Their Schools, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 23,052.0 59.1% 22,507.0 52.1%
Metro 12,283.0 60.9% 12,577.0 54.0%
Non-Metro 10,769.0 57.1% 9,930.0 49.8%

9th Students Reporting That They Have Stronger Relationships with the Adults in Their Schools, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2019
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 22,585.0 59.2% 22,349.0 52.0%

9th Students Reporting That They Participate in 1-5 Activities Outside of School, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 31,459.0 75.6%
East Central 4,278.0 75.2%
Metro 16,967.0 76.3%
Non-Metro 14,492.0 74.9%
Northwest 1,167.0 72.0%
Northeast 1,675.0 75.7%
Southeast 2,499.0 75.1%
Southwest 2,857.0 75.2%
West Central 2,016.0 74.4%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Empowerment, as Determined by the Developmental Assets Scale, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 23,610.0 61.3% 25,128.0 62.4% 23,132.0 58.0%
East Central 3,498.0 61.6% 2,963.0 60.5% 3,093.0 56.0%
Metro 12,350.0 62.9% 14,358.0 64.5% 12,539.0 59.7%
Non-Metro 11,260.0 59.6% 10,770.0 59.8% 10,593.0 56.0%
Northwest 1,053.0 57.3% 952.0 56.5% 836.0 52.7%
Northeast 1,325.0 58.5% 1,212.0 57.6% 1,138.0 52.1%
Southeast 1,742.0 59.4% 2,285.0 61.2% 1,839.0 57.0%
Southwest 2,264.0 58.3% 2,047.0 60.5% 2,120.0 56.8%
West Central 1,378.0 59.9% 1,311.0 59.6% 1,567.0 58.8%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Empowerment, as Determined by the Developmental Assets Scale, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 23,610.0 61.3% 26,297.0 62.2% 23,132.0 58.0%
Metro 12,350.0 62.9% 14,358.0 64.5% 12,539.0 59.7%
Non-Metro 11,260.0 59.6% 11,939.0 59.7% 10,593.0 56.0%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Empowerment, as Determined by the Developmental Assets Scale, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 23,213.0 61.5% 25,943.0 62.2% 23,003.0 58.0%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Social Competency, as Determined by the Developmental Assets Scale, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 22,619.0 59.9% 24,128.0 60.6% 21,844.0 55.5%
East Central 3,323.0 59.5% 2,786.0 57.7% 2,820.0 51.8%
Metro 12,103.0 63.1% 14,022.0 63.8% 12,130.0 58.7%
Non-Metro 10,516.0 56.6% 10,106.0 56.7% 9,714.0 52.0%
Northwest 930.0 51.6% 855.0 51.0% 779.0 49.6%
Northeast 1,223.0 54.9% 1,150.0 55.0% 1,051.0 48.5%
Southeast 1,667.0 57.8% 2,190.0 59.2% 1,737.0 54.5%
Southwest 2,102.0 54.7% 1,889.0 56.2% 1,914.0 52.2%
West Central 1,271.0 56.7% 1,236.0 56.7% 1,413.0 53.7%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Positive Identity, as Determined by the Developmental Assets Scale, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 19,966.0 52.1% 20,528.0 51.3% 16,685.0 42.1%
East Central 2,985.0 52.9% 2,434.0 50.0% 2,219.0 40.5%
Metro 10,408.0 53.2% 11,592.0 52.4% 8,942.0 42.8%
Non-Metro 9,558.0 50.9% 8,936.0 49.9% 7,743.0 41.2%
Northwest 862.0 47.0% 801.0 47.4% 636.0 40.2%
Northeast 1,111.0 49.1% 987.0 47.0% 798.0 36.8%
Southeast 1,479.0 50.7% 1,854.0 50.2% 1,328.0 41.1%
Southwest 1,955.0 50.6% 1,779.0 52.8% 1,564.0 42.4%
West Central 1,166.0 51.3% 1,081.0 49.5% 1,198.0 45.4%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Positive Identity, as Determined by the Developmental Assets Scale, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 19,966.0 52.1% 21,525.0 51.2% 16,685.0 42.1%
Metro 10,408.0 53.2% 11,592.0 52.4% 8,942.0 42.8%
Non-Metro 9,558.0 50.9% 9,933.0 49.9% 7,743.0 41.2%

9th Students Reporting Higher Levels of Positive Identity, as Determined by the Developmental Assets Scale, 2013 - 2019: by Location

2013 2016 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 19,638.0 52.2% 21,234.0 51.2% 16,592.0 42.1%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Relatives Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 33,288.0 80.1%
East Central 4,544.0 79.3%
Metro 17,641.0 80.4%
Non-Metro 15,647.0 79.8%
Northwest 1,325.0 79.5%
Northeast 1,796.0 80.1%
Southeast 2,707.0 80.2%
Southwest 3,070.0 79.5%
West Central 2,205.0 80.9%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Relatives Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 33,288.0 80.1%
Metro 17,641.0 80.4%
Non-Metro 15,647.0 79.8%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Their Relatives Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 33,059.0 80.1%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Teachers and School Adults Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 17,479.0 42.1%
East Central 2,290.0 40.0%
Metro 9,420.0 43.0%
Non-Metro 8,059.0 41.2%
Northwest 687.0 41.3%
Northeast 884.0 39.5%
Southeast 1,451.0 43.1%
Southwest 1,612.0 41.8%
West Central 1,135.0 41.6%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Teachers and School Adults Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 17,479.0 42.1%
Metro 9,420.0 43.0%
Non-Metro 8,059.0 41.2%

9th Students Reporting That They Feel That Teachers and School Adults Care About Them Quite a Bit or Very Much, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 17,336.0 42.1%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe in Their Neighborhoods, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 41,969.0 95.9%
East Central 5,785.0 96.2%
Metro 22,493.0 96.0%
Non-Metro 19,476.0 95.7%
Northwest 1,603.0 95.4%
Northeast 2,178.0 94.3%
Southeast 3,349.0 95.9%
Southwest 3,825.0 95.6%
West Central 2,736.0 96.0%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe in Their Neighborhoods, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 41,969.0 95.9%
Metro 22,493.0 96.0%
Non-Metro 19,476.0 95.7%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe in Their Neighborhoods, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 41,651.0 95.9%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe at Home, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 42,343.0 96.7%
East Central 5,801.0 96.4%
Metro 22,714.0 97.0%
Non-Metro 19,629.0 96.4%
Northwest 1,623.0 96.5%
Northeast 2,219.0 95.9%
Southeast 3,375.0 96.8%
Southwest 3,861.0 96.5%
West Central 2,750.0 96.4%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe at Home, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 42,343.0 96.7%
Metro 22,714.0 97.0%
Non-Metro 19,629.0 96.4%

9th Students Reporting They Strongly Agree or Agree That They Feel Safe at Home, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 42,023.0 96.7%

Adult Mental Health

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Adult Mental Health

Youth Mental Health

9th 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 6,220.0 15.8% 6,767.0 15.9%
Metro 3,228.0 16.0% 3,476.0 15.5%
Non-Metro 2,992.0 15.5% 3,291.0 16.4%

9th 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 6,073.0 15.7% 6,661.0 15.9%

9th 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 6,220.0 15.8% 6,437.0 15.9%
East Central 857.0 14.7% 813.0 16.6%
Metro 3,228.0 16.0% 3,476.0 15.5%
Non-Metro 2,992.0 15.5% 2,961.0 16.4%
Northwest 339.0 17.9% 290.0 17.1%
Northeast 403.0 17.4% 390.0 18.5%
Southeast 504.0 16.8% 580.0 15.6%
Southwest 572.0 14.5% 532.0 15.7%
West Central 317.0 13.6% 356.0 16.1%

9th Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Internalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 10,866.0 28.1%
East Central 1,504.0 26.3%
Metro 5,625.0 28.6%
Non-Metro 5,241.0 27.6%
Northwest 539.0 29.0%
Northeast 650.0 28.7%
Southeast 847.0 28.7%
Southwest 1,078.0 27.8%
West Central 623.0 27.0%

9th Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Internalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 10,866.0 28.1%
Metro 5,625.0 28.6%
Non-Metro 5,241.0 27.6%

9th Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Internalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 10,629.0 28.0%

9th Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Externalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 11,938.0 30.8%
East Central 1,769.0 30.8%
Metro 6,087.0 30.9%
Non-Metro 5,851.0 30.7%
Northwest 593.0 31.7%
Northeast 724.0 31.7%
Southeast 897.0 30.4%
Southwest 1,184.0 30.5%
West Central 684.0 29.6%

9th Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Externalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 11,938.0 30.8%
Metro 6,087.0 30.9%
Non-Metro 5,851.0 30.7%

9th Youth Reporting High Distress Levels for Externalizing Disorders, 2013: by Location

2013
Number Percent
Minnesota 11,706.0 30.8%

9th Students Reporting Past 2-Week Depressive Symptoms, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 9,034.0 22.6%
East Central 1,292.0 23.3%
Metro 4,655.0 22.1%
Non-Metro 4,379.0 23.0%
Northwest 395.0 24.4%
Northeast 524.0 24.0%
Southeast 755.0 23.3%
Southwest 797.0 21.3%
West Central 616.0 23.1%

9th Students Reporting Past 2-Week Depressive Symptoms, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 9,034.0 22.6%
Metro 4,655.0 22.1%
Non-Metro 4,379.0 23.0%

9th Students Reporting Past 2-Week Depressive Symptoms, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 8,995.0 22.6%

9th Students Reporting Past 2-Week Symptoms of Anxiety, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 10,675.0 26.6%
East Central 1,548.0 27.8%
Metro 5,534.0 26.2%
Non-Metro 5,141.0 27.0%
Northwest 447.0 27.5%
Northeast 647.0 29.6%
Southeast 875.0 26.8%
Southwest 911.0 24.2%
West Central 713.0 26.7%

9th Students Reporting Past 2-Week Symptoms of Anxiety, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 10,675.0 26.6%
Metro 5,534.0 26.2%
Non-Metro 5,141.0 27.0%

9th Students Reporting Past 2-Week Symptoms of Anxiety, 2019: by Location

2019
Number Percent
Minnesota 10,629.0 26.6%

Suicide

9th Students Reporting They Seriously Considered Attempting Suicide in the Last Year, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,746.0 12.1% 4,982.0 11.8%
Metro 2,424.0 12.1% 2,537.0 11.4%
Non-Metro 2,322.0 12.1% 2,445.0 12.2%

9th Students Reporting They Seriously Considered Attempting Suicide in the Last Year, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,648.0 12.1% 4,913.0 11.8%

9th Students Reporting They Seriously Considered Attempting Suicide in the Last Year, 2013 - 2016: by Location

2013 2016
Number Percent Number Percent
Minnesota 4,746.0 12.1% 4,729.0 11.7%
East Central 657.0 11.3% 569.0 11.6%
Metro 2,424.0 12.1% 2,537.0 11.4%
Non-Metro 2,322.0 12.1% 2,192.0 12.2%
Northwest 262.0 13.9% 226.0 13.3%
Northeast 284.0 12.4% 305.0 14.5%
Southeast 411.0 13.7% 434.0 11.6%
Southwest 445.0 11.4% 389.0 11.5%
West Central 263.0 11.4% 269.0 12.2%

Students Reporting Gambling Behaviors

9th Students Reporting Engaging in Problematic Gambling in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,073.0 9.2%
East Central 135.0 9.2%
Metro 607.0 9.6%
Non-Metro 466.0 8.8%
Northwest 48.0 9.1%
Northeast 50.0 8.0%
Southeast 75.0 7.1%
Southwest 100.0 10.3%
West Central 58.0 8.8%

9th Students Reporting Engaging in Problematic Gambling in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,121.0 9.1%
Metro 607.0 9.6%
Non-Metro 514.0 8.6%

9th Students Reporting Engaging in Problematic Gambling in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,106.0 9.1%

9th Students Reporting Gambling Online Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,169.0 2.9%
East Central 156.0 3.3%
Metro 676.0 3.1%
Non-Metro 493.0 2.8%
Northwest 42.0 2.5%
Northeast 54.0 2.6%
Southeast 100.0 2.7%
Southwest 98.0 2.9%
West Central 43.0 2.0%

9th Students Reporting Gambling Online Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,235.0 3.0%
Metro 676.0 3.1%
Non-Metro 559.0 2.8%

9th Students Reporting Gambling Online Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 1,212.0 2.9%

9th Students Reporting Gambling in a Casino Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 641.0 1.6%
East Central 102.0 2.1%
Metro 304.0 1.4%
Non-Metro 337.0 1.9%
Northwest 39.0 2.3%
Northeast 46.0 2.2%
Southeast 63.0 1.7%
Southwest 63.0 1.9%
West Central 24.0 1.1%

9th Students Reporting Gambling in a Casino Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 677.0 1.6%
Metro 304.0 1.4%
Non-Metro 373.0 1.9%

9th Students Reporting Gambling in a Casino Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 659.0 1.6%

9th Students Reporting Buying Lottery Tickets Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 3,742.0 9.4%
East Central 474.0 9.9%
Metro 2,070.0 9.4%
Non-Metro 1,672.0 9.4%
Northwest 157.0 9.3%
Northeast 196.0 9.4%
Southeast 365.0 9.9%
Southwest 266.0 7.9%
West Central 214.0 9.8%

9th Students Reporting Buying Lottery Tickets Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 3,946.0 9.5%
Metro 2,070.0 9.4%
Non-Metro 1,876.0 9.5%

9th Students Reporting Buying Lottery Tickets Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 3,895.0 9.5%

9th Students Reporting Betting on Sports or Card Games Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 10,874.0 27.4%
East Central 1,408.0 29.5%
Metro 6,001.0 27.3%
Non-Metro 4,873.0 27.4%
Northwest 485.0 28.7%
Northeast 545.0 26.2%
Southeast 940.0 25.4%
Southwest 899.0 26.8%
West Central 596.0 27.2%

9th Students Reporting Betting on Sports or Card Games Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 11,488.0 27.5%
Metro 6,001.0 27.3%
Non-Metro 5,487.0 27.7%

9th Students Reporting Betting on Sports or Card Games Monthly or More Often in the Past Year, 2016: by Location

2016
Number Percent
Minnesota 11,358.0 27.6%

Alcohol Treatment

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Alcohol Treatment

Drug Treatment

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Drug Treatment

Admissions to Treatment by Referral Source

No data was found for 9th (Grade) in the category Admissions to Treatment by Referral Source