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Futurework

Trends and Challenges for Work in the 21st Century


futurework: Chapter 5 - Table 5.3
Percentage of workers ages 18 to 49 reporting current illicit drug use, 1985 - 1997


All workers:

1985=16.5

1988=10.2

1990=8.9

1991=8.9

1992=8.0

1993=8.1

1994=8.4

1995=7.9

1996=8.4

1997=8.6

Full-time:

1985=17.5

1988=10.5

1990=8.6

1991=7.9

1992=7.4

1993=7.7

1994=7.6

1995=7.7

1996=7.7

1997=7.6

Part-time:

1985=15.8

1988=12.1

1990=10.6

1991=10.8

1992=8.7

1993=10.6

1994=9.0

1995=10.2

1996=9.7

1997=9.3

Unemployed:

1985=27.6

1988=20.5

1990=15.5

1991=18.7

1992=16.6

1993=14.0

1994=16.2

1995=15.7

1996=15.1

1997=16.5

SOURCE : Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Results from 1997 Household Survey on Drug Abuse.

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