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Table 4 Estimates of children living in households with substance using adults based on table 3

From: New estimates of the number of children living with substance misusing parents: results from UK national household surveys

Children living with an adult who has/is...... % CI Lower CI Upper Estimate Lower Estimate Upper Estimate
BCS       
used drugs in past year 8.4 7.2 9.6 978,205 835,739 1,120,671
used drugs in past month 4.2 3.3 5.1 489,103 386,080 592,125
used drugs class A past year 2.2 1.6 2.8 256,197 180,860 331,533
used drugs class B past year 1.4 0.9 1.9 163,034 102,691 223,377
used drugs class C past year 7.4 6.2 8.6 861,752 727,307 996,197
used drugs class A past month 1.0 0.6 1.4 116,453 65,351 167,555
used drugs class C past month 3.9 3.0 4.8 454,167 354,737 553,597
a daily drug user 0.6 0.3 0.9 69,872 30,208 109,535
used drugs in past year and is a lone parent 5.7 4.7 6.7 663,782 544,708 782,856
SCS       
used drugs in past year 4.9 4.0 5.8 47,631 38,448 56,814
used drugs in past month 3.3 2.5 4.1 32,078 24,479 39,677
used drugs class A past year 1.4 0.9 1.9 13,609 8,611 18,607
used drugs class B past year 0.4 0.1 0.7 3,888 1,203 6,573
used drugs class C past year 4.2 3.3 5.1 40,827 32,294 49,360
used drugs class A past month 0.9 0.5 1.3 8,749 4,731 12,766
used drugs class C past month 2.7 2.0 3.4 26,246 19,351 33,141
a daily drug user 0.8 0.4 1.2 7,777 3,987 11,566
an injecting drug user 0.3 0.06 0.5 2,916 590 5,243
NPMS       
used drugs in past year 8.0 7.2 8.8 956,760 864,809 1,048,711
used drugs in past month 3.9 3.4 4.5 466,420 400,804 532,0376
used drugs class A past year 1.8 1.4 2.2 215,271 170,209 260,333
used drugs class B past year 1.4 1.1 1.7 167,433 127,611 207,255
used drugs class C past year 7.3 6.6 8.0 873,043 784,874 961,213
used drugs class A past month 0.6 0.4 0.8 71,757 455,82 97,932
used drugs class C past month 3.8 3.3 4.3 454,461 389,658 519,264
a daily drug user 1.1 0.8 1.4 131,555 96,203 166,906
an injecting drug user 0.6 0.4 0.8 71,757 45,582 97,932
overdosed 0.9 0.6 1.2 107,636 75,626 139,645
drug dependent 2.8 2.3 3.3 334,866 278,951 390,781
in drug treatment 0.6 0.4 0.8 71,757 45,582 97,932
used drugs in past year and is a lone parent 2.3 1.9 2.7 275,069 224,261 325,876
Hazardous drinker (AUDIT) 22.1 20.9 23.3 2,643,049 2,502,418 2,783,681
Harmful drinker (AUDIT) 2.5 2.1 2.9 298,988 246,071 351,904
Dependent drinker (SADQ) 5.9 5.2 6.6 705,611 625,749 785,472
Only adult is at least a hazardous drinker 3.7 3.17 4.2 442,502 378,523 506,480