DataLocal, State, & National
There has been a 1% decrease in both alcohol use and electronic vaping among young people in DeKalb and Rockdale Counties; however, marijuana use stayed the same in DeKalb County and increased by 1% in Rockdale County. –Georgia Student Health Survey
**Numbers and percentages may be different due to the difference in number of youth participation each year
Upson County has seen a 3% decrease in alcohol use, a 4% decrease in electronic vaping and a 2% decrease in marijuana use among young people. –Georgia Student Health Survey
and marijuana use, and a 2% decrease in electronic vaping.
–Georgia Student Health Survey
Beyond the Bell effectively provides prevention programs, interventions and/or resources when appropriate to reduce substance use in youth.