Roscommon

The information contained in the Planet Youth Roscommon Reports is presented here in the Roscommon section of the website. The reports contain the responses of 480 pupils who sat the Junior Certificate in Roscommon in June 2018. The survey was conducted in October 2018 after their return to school. The data gives an interesting insight into the lives of young people and what’s it’s like growing up in Roscommon at the moment. There is some additional information in the Schools Report related to the well-being and lifestyles of young people beyond what is seen in the Planet Youth Roscommon County report.

Substance Use

Substance Use

48%
Pupils in Roscommon who have been drunk once or more in their lifetime

Leisure Time

Leisure Time

16%
Pupils in Roscommon who were outside after midnight once or more in the past week

Wellbeing Indicators

Wellbeing Indicators

20%
Pupils in Roscommon who reported feeling nervousness often in the past week

Parents & Family

Parents & Family

71%
Pupils in Roscommon say it is easy to discuss personal affairs with their parents

School

School

87%
Pupils in Roscommon often or always feel safe in school