Cambios sociodemograficos en los adultos mayores
The United Nations report indicates that the increase in our country is apparent until 2005 and since then it has been decreasing.
Methamphetamine use remains low and it does not increase.
Additionally, the average onset age is of 12.8 years.
As for the current use of tobacco the situation is similar, the percentage is higher in men than in women and is much higher among students from 7 grades.
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As for marijuana, data indicates that its consumption has increased and that it remains as the primary drug of use.
However, the main increase is for inhalants, particularly among school population and especially in women.
In this context, the objective of this study is to assess the prevalence of drug, alcohol and tobacco use, as well as consumption trends in school population from 7To ensure the comparability with similar studies carried out in Mexico in school population, the methodology used in this study maintains the basic aspects of the previous measurements that have been made in students from 7 grade from Mexico City and other states.
The project had the approval of the ethics committee from the National Institute of Psychiatry Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, and was approved by the educational authorities of Mexico City to be applied in school population.