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Table 6 Population estimates of children living in households where violence occurs following substance use (Scottish Crime Survey, 2000)

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

Children living in a household where there is... % CI Lower CI Upper Estimate Lower Estimate Upper Estimate
violence in household when adult was drinking 2.5 1.8 3.2 24,302 17,660 30,943
violence in household when adult was using drugs 1.2 0.7 1.7 11,665 7,033 16,297
violence in household witnessed by child when adult was drinking 1.2 0.7 1.7 11,665 7,033 16,297
violence in household witnessed by child when adult was using drugs 0.6 0.3 0.9 5,832 2,547 9,118