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Table 2 School demographic characteristics, structure and curriculum activities, Brazil, 2014 (n = 1136)

From: Drug use prevention: factors associated with program implementation in Brazilian urban schools

  Has a drug use prevention program     
  Yes    No    Total    
  n = 580 n = 556 n = 1.136  
Variables n % 95% CI n % 95% CI n % 95% CI p-value
Demographic characteristics
 School network
  Private 115 19,8 16,7–23,3 140 25,2 21,6–29,0 255 22,4 20,1–25,0 0,031
  Public 465 80,2 76,7–83,3 416 74,8 71,0–78,4 881 77,6 75,0–79,9  
 Region
  Southeast 299 51,6 47,4–55,7 220 39,6 35,5–43,8 519 45,7 42,8–48,6 < 0,001
  South 95 16,4 13,5–19,7 66 11,9 9,9–14,8 161 14,2 12,2–16,3  
  Northeast 94 16,2 13,3–19,5 190 34,2 30,2–38,3 284 25,0 22,5–27,6  
  North 37 6,4 4,5–8,7 40 7,2 5,2–9,7 77 6,8 5,4–8,4  
  Central-West 55 9,5 7,2–12,2 40 7,2 5,2–9,7 95 8,4 6,8–10,1  
 Sizea
  Small 403 69,5 65,6–73,2 394 70,9 66,9–74,6 797 70,2 67,3–73,0 0,818
  Medium 147 25,3 21,8–29,1 132 23,7 20,3–27,5 279 24,6 22,1–27,2  
  Large 30 5,2 3,5–7,3 30 5,4 3,7–7,6 60 5,3 4,0–6,7  
 Location
  Capital 118 20,5 17,3–24,1 110 20,0 16,7–23,6 228 20,3 17,9–22,7 0,828
  Interior 457 79,5 75,9–82,7 440 80,0 76,4–83,3 897 79,7 77,1–82,2  
 School structure
  Computer laboratory (Yes) 405 70,6 66,6–74,2 310 56,4 52,1–60,5 715 63,6 60,7–66,4 < 0,001
  Science laboratory (Yes) 151 26,3 22,7–30,1 109 19,8 16,6–23,4 260 23,1 20,7–25,7 < 0,001
  Reading room (Yes) 153 26,7 23,1–30,5 139 25,3 21,7–29,1 292 26,0 23,4–28,6 0,597
  Library (Yes) 304 53,0 48,8–57,1 199 36,2 32,2–40,2 503 44,8 41,8–47,7 < 0,001
 Curriculum activities
  Health (Yes) 573 98,8 97,5–99,5 524 94,2 92,0–96,0 1097 96,6 95,3–97,5 < 0,001
  Sex education (Yes) 553 95,3 93,3–96,9 480 86,3 83,2–89,1 1033 90,9 89,1–92,5 < 0,001
  Eating habits (Yes) 545 94,0 91,7–95,8 469 84,4 81,1–87,3 1014 89,3 87,3–91,0 < 0,001
  PSEb (Yes) 244 42,1 38,0–46,2 160 28,8 25,0–32,7 404 35,6 32,8–38,4 < 0,001
  Extracurricular activitiesc (Yes) 455 78,9 75,3–82,1 373 67,1 63,0–71,0 828 73,1 70,4–75,6 < 0,001
  Novel teaching practices (Yes) 507 89,1 86,2–91,5 341 79,3 75,2–83,0 848 84,9 82,5–87,0 < 0,001
  Attended training coursed (Yes) 430 74,1 70,4–77,7 309 55,6 51,3–59,8 739 65,1 62,2–67,8 < 0,001
  1. aSmall (up to 800 students); medium (801 to 1600 students); large (more than 1600 students)
  2. bHealth at School Program, Federal Government
  3. cActivities performed outside school hours
  4. dRespondents participate in courses on drugs