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Table 2 Drinking, binge drinking, and attitudes to drinking by perception of other people's alcohol consumption and dangers of drinking and driving

From: Underage drinking on saturday nights, sociodemographic and environmental risk factors: a cross-sectional study

Drinking Perception of alcohol consumption by   
  no drinking yes drinking p*   
Parents 2.5 (± 1.9) 3.2 (± 2.1) <0.001   
Peers 4.5 (± 2.8) 6.3(± 2.5) <0.001   
Own group 2.1 (± 2.5) 5.2(± 2.8) <0.001   
Dangers of drinking and driving 9.4 (± 1.5) 8.9 (± 2.1) 0.004   
Binge drinking      
  no binge drinking yes binge drinking p*   
Parents 2.7 (± 2.0) 3.5 (± 2.7) 0.06   
Peers 5.1 (± 2.8) 7.1 (± 2.8) <0.001   
Own group 3.1 (± 2.9) 6.5 (± 3.1) <0.001   
Dangers of drinking and driving 9.3 (± 1.5) 7.9 (± 2.1) 0.009   
Attitude to drinking drinkers who do not want to stop drinkers who want to stop ex-drinkers non-drinkers p §
Parents 3.5 (± 2.1) 2.4 (± 2.6) 2.8 (± 1.9) 1.9 (± 1.6) <0.001
Peers 6.6 (± 2.3) 7.4 (± 2.6) 4.8 (± 2.7) 3.6 (± 2.8) <0.001
Own group 5.5 (± 2.6) 5.3 (± 3.3) 2.4 (± 2.4) 1.1 (± 1.8) <0.001
Dangers of drinking and driving 8.9(± 2.1) 9.2 (± 1.6) 9.4 (± 1.4) 9.5 (± 1.6) <0.001
  1. * p for Mann-Whitney U test(1 df)
  2. § p for Kruskal-Wallis Test (3 df)