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Perception of Great Risk of Drug Use

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  • Description
    Perception of Great Risk of Drug Use reports the prevalence of a perception that the use of drugs can cause great harm.
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    Perception of Great Risk of Drug Use reports an estimated average percent of people who perceived great risk to themselves, physical or otherwise, when consuming certain drugs at various levels of frequency.

    This data is collected by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) as part of the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), formerly known as the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse (NHSDA). This survey is conducted on a representative sample of U.S. civilian, non-institutionalized people ages 12 and older.