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Table 4 AUDIT scores of alcohol-related problems: total scores and by behavioural measures

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

Base: All respondents (259) % (no)
0-7 Zone I 27 (70)
8-15 Zone II 27 (71)
16-19 Zone III 9 (24)
20-40 Zone IV 36 (94)
Behavioural Measures 1 Score (%) Base 1
  0 1 2 3 4  
Q1 - How often drink 15 29 14 21 21 259
Q2 - How many drinks typical drinking day 2 5 5 6 83 221
Q3 - How often 6+ units 10 22 18 30 21 221
Q4 - How often can't stop 49 11 10 13 17 221
Q5 - How often failed expectations 54 16 12 8 10 221
Q6 - How often need drink in morning 69 9 4 5 12 221
Q7 - How often feel guilt or remorse 48 16 15 12 8 221
Q8 - How often can't remember 32 27 16 15 9 221
Q9 - How often injured self or other person 26 - 31 - 43 259
Q10 - How often suggested you cut down 54 - 12 - 33 259
  1. 1 Full questions and available response scores given in Additional File 1
  2. 2 For Qs2-8, base = 221: 38 prisoners were not asked these questions as they reported that they never drink alcohol