TABLE 1

Comparison Between Adolescents With Both Past-Year Substance Use and Recent Mood Symptoms and Those Without (n = 1871)

Full SampleAdolescents With Past-Year Substance Use and Recent Mood Problems (n = 289)Adolescents With Either Past-Year Substance Use or Recent Mood Problems (n = 1582)P
Demographics, n (%)
 Women199 (68.9)842(53.2)<.01
Race and ethnicity, n (%)
 White65 (22.5)461 (29.1).15
 Black111 (38.4)525 (33.2)
 Asian American30 (10.4)189 (11.9)
 Hispanic62 (21.5)332 (21.0)
 Other5 (1.7)20 (1.3)
Age, mean (SD)16.1 (0.08)15.8 (0.04)<.01
Comorbidity in year before, n (%)
 Any depression diagnosis53 (18.3)96 (6.1)<.01
 Any substance use diagnosis8 (2.8)48 (3.0).91
 At least 1 chronic conditiona52 (18.0)284 (18.0).99
  • —, not applicable.

  • a Chronic conditions included asthma, arthritis, diabetes, irritable bowel syndrome, migraine, rhinitis, and sinusitis.