Marijuana: Youth & Marijuana: Local Data
Youth Treatment Admissions DataOut of the total ADP youth treatment admissions for 2016-17, youth with a primary or secondary drug of choice of marijuana represent 88 % (246 out of 280) of the total admissions.
California Healthy Kids SurveyThese are the highlights for Ventura County FY 2015-16. See the report link to download all the reports. California Healthy Kids Survey
- Lifetime marijuana use by ninth graders has declined by 12 percentage points over the past four years.
- Lifetime marijuana use by eleventh graders has declined by nine percentage points over the past four years. Marijuana use among ninth and eleventh graders is increasing statewide, but declining in Ventura County.
- Grade 7 – 5%
- Grade 9 – 17%
- Grade 11 – 34 %
- Grade 7 – 3%
- Grade 9 – 9%
- Grade 11 – 19 %