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Table 2 Students awareness of substance abuse as a problem and some of its features.

From: Perception among medical students in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, regarding alcohol and substance abuse in the community: a cross-sectional survey

  Frequency Percent (%)
Substance abuse is a common problem in Saudi community   
   • Strongly Agree 69 32%
   • Agree 95 44%
   • Disagree 7 3.2%
   • Strongly Disagree 4 2%
   • Don't know 31 14.4%
   • Unavailable Data 9 5%
Substance abuse affect mainly the following age group:   
   • <15 19 9%
   • 15-30 167 77.3%
   • 30-45 4 2%
   • >45 1 1%
   • Unavailable Data 24 11%
Substance abuse affect mainly:   
   • Males 179 83%
   • Females 3 1.4%
   • Don't know 24 11.1%
   • Unavailable data 9 5%