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Table 2 Univariate association between club alcohol management practices and characteristics and at-risk alcohol consumption by club members

From: Alcohol consumption and sport: a cross-sectional study of alcohol management practices associated with at-risk alcohol consumption at community football clubs

Variable Members who consumed ‘5 or more drinks’ at least once a month at the club n (%) p-value
Hold a liquor licence   p=0.411
  Yes 300 (28.4%)  
  No 66 (23.8%)  
Type of liquor licence   p=0.572
  Limited licence-single function 6 (40.0%)  
  Limited licence- multiple function 242 (28.2%)  
  Function licence 12 (17.6%)  
Written alcohol management policy   p=0.843
  Yes 140 (26.9%)  
  No 222 (27.9%)  
Sponsors who make, distribute or sell alcohol   p=0.382
  Yes 316 (28.0%)  
  No 50 (24.2%)  
Alcohol received from sponsors   p=0.248
  Yes 67 (34.0%)  
  No 299 (26.3%)  
Staff trained in responsible service of alcohol 231 (27.8%) p=0.783
  All staff trained 130 (26.5%)  
  Less than all staff trained   
Staff consumption of alcohol while on duty   p=0.027
  Never 183 (23.6%)  
  Rarely/sometimes/usually/always 183 (32.7%)  
Availability of low-alcohol options   p=0.008
  Yes 341 (26.7%)  
  No 25 (42.4%)  
Pricing of full strength and low alcohol drinks   p=0.758
  Full strength most expensive 258 (26.4%)  
  Priced the same or low alcohol most expensive 69 (28.2%)  
Availability of food when alcohol served   p=0.947
  Yes 360 (27.4%)  
  No 6 (27.3%)  
Allow intoxicated people to enter club   p<0.001
  Yes 298 (31.8%)  
  No 68 (17.1%)  
Service of alcohol to intoxicated people   p<0.001
  Yes 321 (31.7%)  
  No 45 (13.9%)  
Discounted drinks for a defined period of time   p<0.001
(‘Happy hour’ promotions)   
  Yes 17 (43.6%)  
  No 345 (27.0%)  
Other discounted/cheap drink promotions   p=0.374
  Yes 17 (34.7%)  
  No 345 (27.2%)  
Drinking competitions   p=0.003
  Yes 98 (40.0%)  
  No 264 (24.6%)  
All you can drink promotions   p=0.071
  Yes 37 (38.1%)  
  No 325 (26.6%)  
Alcohol-only awards or prizes   p=0.016
  Yes 108 (37.5%)  
  No 254 (24.7%)  
Vouchers for free alcoholic drinks   p=0.216
  Yes 51 (34.5%)  
  No 311 (26.6%)  
Football code   p=0.001
  Soccer/association football 55 (17.9%)  
  Rugby League 103 (25.1%)  
  Australian Rules 58 (25.8%)  
  Rugby Union 150 (38.2%)  
Number of players   p=0.008
  Less than 150 181 (34.0%)  
  150 or more 185 (23.0%)  
Geographical location   p=0.288
  Major cities 306 (27.3%)  
  Inner regional 27 (20.0%)  
  Outer regional 33 (40.7%)