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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the sample at baseline, by gender

From: An evaluation of long-term changes in alcohol use and alcohol problems among clients of the Swedish National Alcohol Helpline

  Men (n = 117) Women (n = 74) Total sample (n = 191)
Age (Mean [sd] ) 47.0 (13.6) 48.1 (14.3) 47.4 (13.9)
Living arrangements (%)   *  
 Married/cohabiting with children 35 16 28
 Married/cohabiting without children 29 20 26
 Single parent 5 14 8
 Living alone 27 49 36
 Living with others 3 1 3
Working/studying (%) 74 72 73
Has always someone who can provide social support when in personal crisis (%) 66 65 66
  1. Note: *statistically significant gender difference p < 0.005.