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Table 1 Age and socio-economic indicators

From: Assessment of alcohol problems using AUDIT in a prison setting: more than an 'aye or no' question

Base: All respondents answering relevant question   
1 Base: 259   
2 Base: 257   
3 Base: 258   
4 Base: 258   
5 Base: 247 % (no)
Age of respondents 1   
   18-24 years 36 (94)
   25-29 years 26 (67)
   30-39 years 25 (64)
   40-64 years 13 (34)
Employment status before prison 2   
   Unemployed/benefits 75 (193)
   Full-time employment 14 (35)
   Part-time employment 3 (7)
   Casual employment 4 (9)
   Full-time education/training 2 (5)
   Other 3 (8)
Educational qualifications 3   
   None of these qualifications 41 (106)
   Standard Grade or equivalent 22 (58)
   GNVQ/GSVQ Foundation or Intermediate or equivalent 20 (51)
   Higher Grade or equivalent 4 (11)
   GNVQ/GSVQ Advanced or equivalent 6 (16)
   HNC, HND, SVQ Level 4, RSA Advanced Diploma or equivalent 3 (9)
   First Degree, Higher Degree, SVQ Level 5 or equivalent/professional qualifications 3 (7)
Relationships 4   
   Single 61 (158)
   Living with partner 29 (75)
   Married 3 (7)
   Divorced 3 (7)
   Other 4 (11)
Number of children 5   
   No children 40 (99)
   1 child 28 (70)
   2 children 16 (40)
   3 children 10 (24)
   4+ children 6 (14)