Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) national report: Smoking, drinking and drug use among 13 and 15 year olds in Scotland in 2002

Candace Currie (Editor), Joan Fairgrieve (Editor), Patricia Akhtar (Editor), Dorothy Currie (Editor)

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Abstract

This report presents findings from the first Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) undertaken in 2002 by the Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit (CAHRU), University of Edinburgh, and commissioned by the Information and Statistics Division (ISD Scotland) on behalf of the Scottish Executive. The survey continues the series of surveys begun in 1982
, which provides the national estimates of the proportion of young people in school aged under 16 who smoke, drink alcohol and/or use illegal drugs
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherThe Stationery Office (TSO)
Commissioning bodyInformation Services Division, Public Health Scotland
Number of pages282
ISBN (Print)9780114973148
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2003

Publication series

NameChild and Adolescent Health Research Unit (CAHRU)

Keywords

  • SALSUS
  • adolescents
  • smoking, young adults, transitions, Adolescents
  • Scotland
  • drug and alcohol use

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