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Table 2 Comparison of E-TREAT Engagers and Non-Engagers at baseline

From: An exploratory study of engagement in a technology-supported substance abuse intervention

Variable Engaged
n= 62
Not Engaged
n= 95
Test Statistic
(df)
p- value
Age ( M , SD ) 37.6 (8.3) 36.0 (10.6)   .313
Gender (%)    X2 = 6.178a (2,1) .035
   Male 35.5 54.7   
   Female 62.9 45.3   
   Transgender 1.6 0   
Ethnicity (%)     
   Hispanic 37.1 24.2   .061
Race (%)     
   White (non-Hispanic) 56.5 67.4   .112
   White (Hispanic) 14.5 11.6   .380
   Black 8.1 7.4   .551
   American Indian 16.1 14.7   .491
   Other 1.6 1.6   .635
Monthly income from wages ( M, SD ) 909.2 (1918.4) 561(906)   .128
Used substance in past 30 days (%)     
   Alcohol 71.0 58.9   .086
   Marijuana 19.4 20.0   .546
   Methamphetamines 11.3 12.6   .505
   Cocaine 29.0 21.1   .171
Days substance use in the past 30 days ( M, SD )     
   Alcohol 8.6 (9.6) 5.9 (8.6)   .069
   Marijuana 3.0 (7.7) 1.2 (3.5) F = 3.955a (1,155) .048
   Methamphetamines .82 (3.3) .86 (2.8)   .934
   Cocaine 2.2 (5.3) 2.0 (5.8)   .865
Previous treatment (%)     
   SUD Treatment 33.9 52.6 X2 = 5.330b (1,1) .016
   MH Treatment 25.8 20.0   .254
Employment (%)     .525
   Employed 38.7 37.9   
   Unemployed 61.3 60.0   
Education (%)     .930
   12 years or less 43.5 47.4   
   Some college 32.3 31.6   
   Bachelors degree or higher 12.9 12.6   
   Vocational program 11.3 8.4   
Living situation (%)     .437
   Shelter 1.6 6.3   
   Street/Outdoors 0 1.1   
   Institution 1.6 2.1   
   Housed 96.8 90.5   
Social connectedness (%)     
   Yes 91.9 93.7   .453
Children (%)     
   Yes 80.6 60.0 X2= 7.367b (1,1) .005
Parole/Probation (%)     
   Yes 35.5 40.0   .345
Internet access (%)     
   Yes 75.8 67.4   .101
Where accessing internet (%)    .613  
   Friend/Family/Work 13.0 7.4   
   Home 65.2 66.7   
   Public access 21.7 25.9   
Entered Treatment (%)     
   Yes 53.2 42.1   .115
Treatment Motivation ( M, SD )     
External 2.9 (1.5) 2.9 (1.6)   .825
Internal 5.9 (1.1) 6.0 (.8)   .741
  1. a one way analysis of variance
  2. b Pearson chi square