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2004 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, 11th Grade
State Summary
29.c. How old were you when you first began drinking alcoholic beverages regularly; i.e., at least once or twice a month?

Total Female Male
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0
never have 59.5 59.5 59.5
8 or younger .5 .3 .6
9 .5 .7 .3
10 .5 .5 .5
11 .7 .7 .7
12 1.5 1.5 1.6
13 3.4 3.4 3.4
14 5.1 5.1 5.2
15 11.0 12.2 9.9
16 13.4 13.2 13.7
17 or older 3.9 3.0 4.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, Data Summary, 11th Grade
29.c. How old were you when you first began drinking alcoholic beverages regularly; i.e., at least once or twice a month?

Total Female Male
Total 8,219 4,033 4,186
never have 4,926 2,424 2,502
8 or younger 42 14 28
9 33 20 13
10 49 19 30
11 65 28 37
12 134 63 71
13 290 142 148
14 425 206 219
15 924 500 424
16 1,030 501 529
17 or older 301 116 185
Unweighted counts.