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Table 1 Characteristics of emerging adults age 18-23 years attending the Mifflin Street Block Party (MSBP)

From: Emerging adults’ use of alcohol and social networking sites during a large street festival: A real-time interview study

n = 200 n %
Gender
  Male 103 52
Female 97 48
Alcohol use at block party
  Used alcohol 192 97
Heavy episodic drinking 43 22
Social networking site use at block party
  Used Facebook 45 23
Used Twitter 35 18
Used either SNS 65 33
Planned to use SNS to arrange transportation from block party 7 4
  1. SNS Social networking site. Heavy episodic drinking defined according to NIAAA criteria (>5 drinks in 2 h for males; >4 drinks in 2 h for females)