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Characteristics of Friends - Subject Follow-up

This measure appears in the following time-points: Follow06, Follow12, Follow18, Follow24, Follow30, Follow36, Follow48, Follow60, Follow72, Follow84.

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Description of Measure

This set of questions focus on the subject's four closest friends and includes background questions about their history of arrest, mental health hospitalization, and drug use as well as the level of contact the subject has with these friends. These questions are supplemented by a separate measure establishing the quality of the relationships with these friends (see the "friendship quality" measure).

We compute the following summary variables:

The following individual items are also available:

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