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Table 3 Alcohol ad Cannabis dependance and sociodemographic profile

From: Prevalence of psychoactive substance use among youth in Rwanda

  Alcohol misuse P Cannabis Misuse P
Social users (%) On risk (%) Dependence (%) Social users (%) On risk (%) Dependence (%)
Sex  
Male 68.33 18.66 13.02 0.000 94.65 0.8 4.56 0.000
Female 96.69 2.85 0.46 100 0 0
Residence area  
Rural 80.86 11.95 7.19 0.343 97.72 0.29 1.99 0.000
Urban 80.63 10.41 8.96 93.46 1.21 5.33
Status of parents (alive)     
Yes, both 83.36 9.56 7.08 0.000 98.14 0.09 1.77 0.009
Yes, one 80.82 12.14 7.04 96.33 0.82 2.86
No 72.75 17.13 10.11 95.22 0.56 4.21
Age groups  
10-15 96.15 3.85 0 0.000 100 0 0 0.032
16-20 90.18 7.12 2.7 98.04 0.37 1.6
21-25 77.19 13.16 9.65 96.2 0.88 2.92
26-30 73.33 15.74 10.93 96.67 0 3.33
31-35 71.05 16.45 12.5 95.39 0.66 3.95
Student status  
Still a student 94.58 4.37 1.05 0.000 98.25 0.35 1.4 0.133
Finished studies 77.1 13.13 9.76 97.31 0 2.69
Dropped out of school 76.21 14.2 9.6 96.59 0.4 3.01
Never went to school 78.53 13.24 8.24 96.18 1.18 2.65