Tobacco and alcohol use among Victoria secondary school students

Project Description

This study aims to:
  • obtain prevalence estimates of tobacco smoking and alcohol drinking among secondary school children throughout Victoria at three-yearly intervals since 1996, to obtain prevalence estimates of secondary students' use of illicit substances and analgesics. In 2008, the ninth survey in this series was conducted.
  • relate family structure, social support, ethnicity, and substance use attitudes to use of substances among secondary students.

The survey is conducted every three years.

Contact: Vicki White at cbrc@cancervic.org.au 

Publications: Tobacco and alcohol use among Victoria secondary school students

Year

1984 - Present

Researchers

Associate Professor Victoria White

Funding Body

Partially funded by CBRC and Victorian Department of Health.

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