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Table 2 Risk factors according to frequency of binge drinking among 3286 French college students (logistic regression) (France)

From: Prevalence of binge drinking and associated behaviours among 3286 college students in France

  Never BD (Ref) Occasional BD Frequent BD
   AOR (95 % CI) p AOR (95 % CI) p
Male gender 1 1.76 (1.42–2.18) <.0001 4.77 (3.43–6.63) <.0001
Study grant holder 1 0.78 (0.64–0.95) 0.01 0.66 (0.48–0.92) 0.01
Students living 1     
 At parents   1   1  
 In rented accommodation   1.14 (0.91–1.41) 0.24 1.70 (1.21–2.40) 0.002
 On campus   0.81 (0.62–1.06) 0.13 0.81 (0.51–1.29) 0.37
Living in couples 1 0.80 (0.60–1.07) 0.13 0.44 (0.27–0.73) 0.02
Curriculum 1     
 Technology   1   1  
 Mixed university group   0.83 (0.62–1.12) 0.24 0.67 (0.42–1.08) 0.10
 Business School   2.24 (1.50–3.36) <.0001 4.72 (2.76–8.08) <.0001
 Engineering   1.50 (1.08–2.11) 0.02 1.35 (0.79–2.31) 0.27
 Health Care   1.06 (0.76–1.48) 0.72 0.68 (0.40–1.17) 0.16
Regular practice of sport 1 1.24 (1.02–1.50) 0.03 1.70 (1.24–2.34) 0.001
Length of sleep ≤7 h 1 0.98 (0.90–1.18) 0.80 1.02 (0.76–1.37) 0.91
Perceived Stress Scale 1 0.75 (0.62–0.91) 0.004 0.72 (0.53–0.97) 0.04
Smoker 1 2.69 (2.00–3.63) <.0001 5.89 (4.03–8.60) <.0001
Occasional cannabis user 1 4.45 (3.52–5.61) <.0001 12.66 (8.97–17.87) <.0001
Alcohol abuse problems 1 4.39 (3.19–6.04) <.0001 19.25 (13.4–27.72) <.0001
Risk of cyberaddiction 1 1.06 (0.85–1.33) 0.59 1.27 (0.91–1.76) 0.16
  1. BD Binge drinking
  2. Frequent BD: More than twice BD a month
  3. Occasional binge drinking: Once BD a month or less