Underage Drinking

The percentage of high school seniors who report having five or more drinks in a row in the last two weeks is 22% lower in 1998 than it was in 1982.

Source: The University of Michigan Monitoring the Future, sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, samples approximately 15,000 seniors in 140 public and private high schools nationwide each year and is representative of all seniors in the continental United States. The survey began in 1975.

* 5+ drinks in a row in the last 2 weeks