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Table 1 Sample Description

From: Substance abuse treatment client experience in an employed population: results of a client survey

   Weighted percent (standard error)
  Unweighted n Total Prior treatment users First-time treatment users
Unweighted N 146 100.0 62 84
Sex:     
Female 47 32.6 (3.9) 34.4 (6.1) 31.3 (5.1)
Male 99 67.4 (3.9) 65.5 (6.1) 68.7 (5.1)
Age:     
18-34 23 15.4 (3.0) 21.3 (5.3) 11.1 (3.4)
35- 44 39 26.6 (3.7) 24.1 (5.5) 28.4 (5.0)
45-54 63 43.5 (4.2) 42.2 (6.4) 44.4 (5.5)
55+ 21 14.5 (3.0) 12.3 (4.2) 16.1 (4.1)
Race:     
White 137 93.6 (2.1) 96.6 (2.4) 91.4 (3.1)
African-American, Asian, other 9 6.4 (2.1) 3.4 (24) 8.6 (3.1)
Hispanic ethnicity 8 8.3 (2.0) 1.7 (1.7) 8.6 (3.1)
Marital Status:     
Married 63 43.8 (4.2) 38.4 (6.3) 47.7 (5.5)
Divorced/Separated/Widowed 44 30.6 (3.9) 31.9 (6.0) 29.7 (5.1)
Never married 38 25.6 (3.6) 29.7 (5.9) 22.6 (4.5)
Education level:     
HS or less 40 26.8 (3.7) 27.0 (5.7) 26.7 (4.9)
Some college 61 41.7 (4.0) 38.7 (6.3) 43.9 (5.4)
4-year college grad or more 45 31.5 (3.8) 34.3 (6.1) 29.4 (4.9)
Job status     
Salaried 45 30.9 (3.9) 35.9 (6.2) 27.2 (4.9)
Hourly 81 55.6 (4.2) 51.7 (6.5) 58.4 (5.4)
Reported not currently employed 20 13.5 (2.9) 12.3 (4.2) 14.4 (3.9)
Has supervisory role (if currently employed) 47 37.9 (4.4) 41.7 (6.8) 35.1 (5.7)
Health status:     
Excellent 18 12.3 (2.7) 10.1 (3.9) 14.0 (3.8)
Very good 51 35.2 (4.0) 34.9 (6.2) 35.4 (5.3)
Good 60 41.2 (4.1) 39.9 (6.3) 42.1 (5.4)
Fair/poor 17 11.3 (2.6) 15.1 (4.5) 8.6 (3.1)
Reported using higher level of care than regular outpatient 102 70.3 (3.8) 70.8 (5.9) 69.9 (4.9)
Any diagnosis on claims during year:    *  
Alcohol only 81 57.5 (4.2) 45.7 (6.4) 66.8 (5.4)
Drug only 38 28.4 (3.9) 37.2 (6.3) 21.6 (4.8)
Both 19 14.0 (3.0) 17.1 (4.9) 11.6 (3.6)
  1. Note: Denominators for each cell vary slightly due to missing data; percents calculated from non-missing data. All variables missing < 2%. Chi-square tests used for all comparisons except Hispanic ethnicity for which logistic regression was used due to small cell sizes.
  2. *p < .05