Substance use among U.S. transgender students in 2017

Percentage of U.S. transgender students who used select substances as of 2017

by John Elflein, last edited Feb 14, 2019
Substance use among U.S. transgender students in 2017 This statistic depicts the percentage of transgender high school students in the U.S. who used select substances as of 2017. According to the data, 70 percent of high school transgender students had used alcohol in their lifetime.
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Percentage of U.S. transgender students who used select substances as of 2017

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Percentage of transgender students
Cigarettes, lifetime use32.9%
Alcohol, lifetime use70%
Marijuana, lifetime use43.8%
Cocaine, lifetime use27.2%
Heroin, lifetime use26.1%
Methaphetamines, lifetime use24.9%
Ecstasy, lifetime use31.6%
Inhalants31.1%
Prescription opioid misuse35.9%
Percentage of transgender students
Cigarettes, lifetime use32.9%
Alcohol, lifetime use70%
Marijuana, lifetime use43.8%
Cocaine, lifetime use27.2%
Heroin, lifetime use26.1%
Methaphetamines, lifetime use24.9%
Ecstasy, lifetime use31.6%
Inhalants31.1%
Prescription opioid misuse35.9%
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by John Elflein, last edited Feb 14, 2019
This statistic depicts the percentage of transgender high school students in the U.S. who used select substances as of 2017. According to the data, 70 percent of high school transgender students had used alcohol in their lifetime.
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