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Table 5 Associations between disaster exposure and weekly alcohol consumption (number of units consumed)

From: Changes in alcohol consumption after a natural disaster: a study of Norwegian survivors after the 2004 Southeast Asia tsunami

  Total sample Not exposed, reference Non-danger exposed Danger exposed
(N = 840) (n = 122) (n = 434) (n = 284)
None 76 (9.0) 8 (6.6) 35 (8.1) 33 (11.6)
1 unit 211 (25.1) 41 (33.6) 107 (24.7) 63 (22.2)
2–5 units 320 (38.1) 46 (37.7) 168 (38.7) 106 (37.3)
6–10 units 171 (20.4) 18 (14.8) 86 (19.8) 67 (23.6)
11–20 units 43 (5.1) 7 (5.7) 25 (5.8) 11 (3.9)
> 20 units 19 (2.3) 2 (1.6) 13 (3.0) 4 (1.4)
χ2 = 14.84, p = 0.134
  1. Results are given as N (% within group).