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Trends in the Prevalence of Alcohol Use: National YRBS: 1991-2019

This chart, based on the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Survey, shows the prevalence of current alcohol use by students in grades 9 to 12 from 1991–2019. Percentage of students who consumed alcohol before age 13 also is presented. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; no date)
https://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/yrbs/pdf/trends/2019_alcohol_trend_yrbs.pdf