Common Drug •Ecstasy has been one of the most popular party drugs in the United Stated for decades.•Ecstasy use in the US appears to be increasing among those with college degrees.•The use of other substances among ecstasy users is also growing at alarming rates. •Information taken from Palamar, J. J., Mauro, P. M., Han, B. H., & Martins, S. S. (2017)2007–2008 Column% (n= 1937)2009–2010 Column% (n= 2304)2011–2012 Column% (n= 2138)2013–2014 Column% (n= 1600)% Absolute Change from 2007–2008 to 2013–2014% Relative Change from 2007–2008 to 2013–2014P(trend)Age GroupAge 12–1716.817.516.19.6−7.2−42.9<0.001Age 18–2560.060.162.560.0+0.0+0.00.798Age 26–3423.222.421.430.5+7.3+31.50.027SexMale59.057.656.960.0+1.0+1.70.769Female41.042.443.140.0−1.0−2.40.769
Prevalence of Drug Use Marijuana86.990.688.991.6Opioids (Nonmedical)54.948.647.339.8Cocaine48.538.940.047.3LSD20.316.721.527.8Heroin5.05.35.85.3Ketamine22.214.171.124.5DMT/AMT/Foxy Methoxy126.96.36.199.7GHB188.8.131.52.7•The chart displays the drug use of other drugs among ecstasy users from 2007- 2014 broken down into two year periods. •The chart shows that those that use ecstasy are more likely to smoke Marijuana than other drugs. •GHB was the least used among the ecstasy users.