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Table 3 Alcohol consumption frequency by uncontrollability and exaltation

From: Alcohol consumption and accentuated personality traits among young adults in Romania: a cross-sectional study

Personality traits AC frequency
Daily 3–4 times per week On weekends Only on special occasions
Uncontrollabilitya Normal 20.0 33.8 25.9 37.3
Accentuation 60.0 46.2 36.1 41.7
Strong accentuation 20.0 15.4 35.4 19.6
Significant accentuation 0 4.6 2.7 1.4
Exaltationb Normal 0 24.6 12.5 9.3
Accentuation 40.0 36.9 39.2 34.7
Strong accentuation 60.0 18.5 32.3 33.6
Significant accentuation 0 20.0 16.0 22.3
  1. aPearson’s chi-square test = 39.85, p < 0.001, bPearson’s chi-square test = 26.58, p < 0.01; all df = 9