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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics, use of alcohol exclusively or associated with cocaine use, sexual practices and history of sexual abuse and their association with risky sexual behavior. PROAD, São Paulo, Brazil, 2008 to 2016 (N = 245)

From: Sexual risky behavior, cocaine and alcohol use among substance users in an outpatient facility: a cross section study

Variables   Risky Sexual Behavior
  TOTAL YES NO P value
Age
N: 245
Mean 37,83 33,76 38,65 0,008
Median 37,00 33,00 38,00
SD 11,17 10,42 11,16
Min 18 20 18
Max 74 64 74
Interquartile range 16 14 16
Total   N % N % N %  
245 100 41 16,7 204 83,3
Sex
N: 245
Male 235 95,9 38 16,2 197 83,8 0,251
Female 10 4,1 3 30,0 7 70,0
Schooling
N: 245
No study or until 8 years of study
9 a 12 years of study
More than 12 years of study
61 24,9 9 14,8 52 85,2 0,130
98 40,0 22 22,4 76 77,6
86 35,1 10 11,6 76 88,4
Working
N: 244
No 107 43,9 23 21,5 84 78,5 0,083
Yes 137 56,1 18 13,1 119 86,9
Marital Status
N: 245
Married 188 76,7 31 16,5 157 83,5 0,852
Single 57 23,3 10 17,5 47 82,5
Drug use in the past year
N: 245
Exclusive alcohol use 128 52,2 17 13,3 111 86,7 0,130
Alcohol with cocaine/crack use 117 47,8 24 20,5 93 79,5
Have you ever had sex for money or drugs?
N: 245
No 220 89,8 35 15,9 185 84,1 0,304
Yes 25 10,2 6 24,0 19 76,0
In the last six months, have you had sex while under effect of drugs or alcohol?
N: 245
No 70 28,6 7 10,0 63 90,0 0,074
Yes 175 71,4 34 19,4 141 80,6
Have you suffered sexual abuse in childhood?
N: 245
No 211 86,1 32 15,2 179 84,8 0,101
Yes 34 13,9 9 26,5 25 73,5