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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the sample population

From: Factors associated with alcohol use disorder: the role of depression, anxiety, stress, alexithymia and work fatigue- a population study in Lebanon

 Alcohol use disorderp-value
Low riskHigh risk
Frequency (%)Frequency (%)
Gender
Male173 (41.2%)247 (58.8%)< 0.001
Female216 (61.9%)133 (38.1%)
Education level
Illiterate4 (33.3%)8 (66.7%)< 0.001
Primary9 (23.1%)30 (76.9%)
Complementary18 (34.6%)34 (65.4%)
Secondary57 (51.8%)53 (48.2%)
University258 (55.8%)204 (44.2%)
higher education36 (56.3%)28 (43.8%)
Socioeconomic status
<  1000 $195 (51.9%)181(48.1%)0.446
1000–2000 $126 (48.8%)132 (51.2%)
>  2000 $47 (45.2%)57 (54.8%)
Marital status
Single257 (52.9%)229 (47.1%)0.001
Married124 (52.8%)111 (47.2%)
Widowed3 (15.8%)16 (84.2%)
Divorced8 (26.7%)22 (73.3%)
 Mean ± SDMean ± SD 
Age (in years)30.27 ± 13.1430.33 ± 11.900.945
Number of kids0.91 ± 1.620.62 ± 1.280.008
  1. Bold numbers indicate significant p-values