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Table 6 Gender differences in recovery barriers and strengths

From: Measuring capital in active addiction and recovery: the development of the strengths and barriers recovery scale (SABRS)

Mean number of … . Male (n = 328) Female (n = 149) T, df, significance
Strengths in active addiction 4.3 (SD = 2.6) 3.7 (SD = 2.7) 2.37, 475, p < 0.05
Barriers in active addiction 8.4 (SD = 3.3) 7.9 (SD = 3.4) 1.50, 475, p = 0.13
Strengths in recovery 8.8 (SD = 3.8) 10.3 (SD = 3.1) 4.80, 346.5, p < 0.001
Barriers in recovery 2.7 (SD = 2.6) 2.0 (SD = 1.9) 3.11, 385.3, p < 0.001