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Table 2 Relationships between Individual-Level Risk Factors and Past Six-Month Substance Use

From: Exploring racial/ethnic differences in substance use: a preliminary theory-based investigation with juvenile justice-involved youth

  Alcohol quantity and frequency Number of cigarettes smoked per day Marijuana frequency Number of hard drugs used
Enrolled in school -.15** -.18*** -.05 -.14***
Self-esteem -.08 -.07 -.04 -.14***
Externalizing behavior .32*** .22*** .14** .27***
  1. *p < .05, **p < .01, ***p < .001