The new data bolsters pre-existing concerns about the prevalence of teen use of e-cigarettes.
The National Institute on Drug Abuse reports the prevalence of MDMA (the active ingredient in Molly) is 12.9% in youth age 18-25.
Some outside the Vatican blame celibacy for the prevalence of predator priests, but the Vatican insists that there is no link.
This estimate is 30 percent higher than the prevalence reported in 2012.
Cannabis legalization could decrease the prevalence of heavy drinking and the damage it does, or increase it.
Formerly, during the prevalence of plague and epidemics, the arrogance of the priest was boundless.
There is a human reason for the existence of the concept and for its prevalence in the church.
And scripture abounds with records of the prevalence of such intercessions.
How far its prevalence ever extended, or what ground it has lost, I know not.
During the prevalence of the light air mentioned, Raoul Yvard did not see fit to stir tack or sheet, as it is termed among seamen.
1590s, "fact of having mastery," from Middle French prévalence (15c.), from Late Latin praevalentia, from praevalens, present participle of praevalere (see prevalent). Meaning "condition of being widespread or general" is from 1713.
prevalence prev·a·lence (prěv'ə-ləns)
The total number of cases of a disease in a given population at a specific time.