Figure 8-1a. MTF: Percent distribution of disapproval towards taking one or two drinks nearly every day among 8th, 10th, and 12th graders, by sex, 1991–2003.
Year Males Females
Don’t disapprove Disapprove Strongly disapprove Don’t disapprove Disapprove Strongly disapprove
2003 30.3 35.1 34.6 20.1 40.2 39.6
2002 29.4 35.7 34.8 19.2 40.0 40.9
2001 30.7 35.7 33.6 18.6 40.5 40.9
2000 29.9 36.3 33.7 17.8 40.4 41.8
1999 30.4 36.2 33.5 18.2 40.7 41.1
1998 30.5 36.4 33.1 19.1 41.2 39.6
1997 30.4 36.4 33.2 18.9 41.2 39.9
1996 32.0 35.5 32.4 20.0 41.9 38.1
1995 30.5 36.0 33.5 19.2 41.3 39.5
1994 29.8 37.6 32.6 18.2 41.2 40.6
1993 25.2 38.0 36.8 15.7 41.1 43.2
1992 24.4 38.4 37.2 14.0 41.1 44.9
1991 24.0 39.2 36.9 12.7 41.6 45.7

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