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Kodaneva L.N., Ketlerova E.S., Sokolenova I.I. Prevalence of behavioral risk factors among schoolchildren

DOI: 10.34835/issn.2308-1961.2020.11.p229-232
Prevalence of behavioral risk factors among schoolchildren
Lyubov Nikolaevna Kodaneva, the candidate of pedagogical sciences, senior lecturer, RUDN University, Moscow; Evgenia Svyatoslavna Ketlerova, the candidate of pedagogical sciences, senior lecturer, Russian State University of Physical Education, Sport, Youth and Tourism, Moscow; Irina Ivanovna Sokolenova, the senior teacher, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University

The article presents the results of the study of the prevalence of behavioral risk factors among schoolchildren. It was found that among the respondents, 16.9% of boys and 17.87% of girls smoke. The number of smokers increases from Junior to senior grades, and the number of girls who smoke increases more with age than boys. 6.85% of students, 9.52% of boys and 4.46% of girls drink alcoholic beverages weekly. Alcohol consumption increases in grades 5-9 and decreases in grades 10-11. The number of boys who consume alcoholic beverages is significantly higher than that of girls. 3.37% of students, 3.8% of boys and 3.19% of girls tried drugs.
Keywords: risk factors, alcohol consumption, students, lifestyle.

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