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Perceived Risk of Misusing Prescription Drugs Students' Perceived Risk for Misusing Prescription Drugs (Grades 10 and 12)

The percentage of Wyoming students in grades 10 and 12 who thought using prescription drugs that are not prescribed to the person would have a moderate or great risk of harm.

County Average
Albany 89%
Big Horn 90%
Campbell 88%
Carbon 89%
Converse 94%
Crook 93%
Fremont 88%
Goshen 85%
Hot Springs 88%
Johnson 96%
Laramie
Lincoln 94%
Natrona 91%
Niobrara
Park 93%
Platte 85%
Sheridan 90%
Sublette 93%
Sweetwater 91%
Teton 91%
Uinta 90%
Washakie 90%
Weston
Wyoming 90%

Note: The results are presented as multi-year averages to make them less volatile to year-to-year changes and to account for counties with smaller populations. For the 10th and 12th grade PNA results, Laramie, Niobrara, and Weston Counties participated in one or fewer survey years from 2014 to 2018 and therefore have no results listed in the graph. Albany and Platte Counties had valid results for the 2014 and 2016 PNA survey administrations. Converse, Johnson, Sheridan, and Sublette Counties had valid survey results for the 2014 and 2018 PNA survey administrations. Because of the large number of county response rate concerns in 2020 due to the school closures for COVID-19 mitigation, this graph was not updated to reflect that year's data.

SOURCE: PNA 2014-2018

About the Data

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