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Table 2 Twelve months, past-30 day prevalence and dependence among youth in Rwanda

From: Prevalence of psychoactive substance use among youth in Rwanda

  Lifetime prevalence (experimentation) Past 12 months Prevalence (Recent use) Past-30-day prevalence rates (continuing use) Dependence
Alcohol 50.6% 39% 34% 7.46% (based on AUDIT score)
Cigarettes 10.6% 9,5% 8,5% 4.88% (based on HONC score)
Cannabis 4.4% 2.9% 2.7% 2.54% (Based on CAST score)
Glue 0.5% 0.2% 0.2% Not assessed
Drugs such as Diazepam 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% Not assessed
  1. AUDIT: The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test; HONC: The Hooked on Nicotine Checklist; CAST: The Cannabis Abuse Screening Test.