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Table 2 Number of top-5 items and scores divided by age group

From: Not just another focus group: making the case for the nominal group technique in criminology

Intervention strategies for drug (prevention) Top-5 items Scores
  Age group
  12-14 16-21 12-14 16-21
Substance orientated prevention 17 18 72 98
Prohibition model 9 8 38 37
- Don’t start 4 1 18 10
- Limit availability 5 7 20 27
Acceptance model 8 10 34 61
- Can’t be avoided - legalize 0 9 8 45
- Limit use 8 1 26 16
Person orientated prevention 11 6 42 34
- Provide information 2 4 14 21
- Learn social skills 7 2 28 13
Environment orientated prevention 3 2 23 19
Early intervention 2 6 20 46
- Early intervention 1 6 13 43
- Harm reduction prevention 1 0 7 3
Guidance/counselling 3 4 25 17