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Table 1 Demographics of the study participants

From: Validation and psychometric properties of the drug users’ quality of life scale in Iranian population

Variable N (%)
Marital status Unmarried 142(50)
Married 99 (36.3)
Divorced 32 (11.7)
Educational level Elementry level 60(22)
High school 180(65.9)
Higher Education 33(12.1)
Number of children None 165(60.4)
One-Two 89(32.6)
Three and more 19(7)
Domicile Urban 204(74.7)
Suburb 34(12.5)
Rural area 35(12.8)
Lives Alone 43(15.8)
With family 170(62.3)
With spouse 50(18.3)
With friends 10(3.7)
Job Manual worker 98(35.9)
Freelancer 113(41.4)
Employed 62(22.7)
Insurance Yes 92(33.7)
No 181(66.3)
Income/ monthly Less than 100$ 188(68.9)
100–300& 68(24.90
More than 300$ 17(6.2)
Drug Use duration Less than one year 21(7.7)
1–3 years 40(14.7)
3–5 years 57(20.9)
More than five years 155(56.8)
Type of drug Opiate Yes 117(42.9)
No 156(57.1)
Heroin Yes 151(55.3)
No 122(44.7)
Asian Crack Yes 20(7.30
No 253(92.7)
Way of using Inhalation Yes 227(83.2)
No 46(16.8)
Snuffing Yes 29(10.6)
No 244(89.4)
Oral Yes 82(30)
No 191(70)
History of drugs treatment Yes 212(77.7)
No 61(22.3)
Numbers of Drugs Treatment None 62(22.7)
1–3 102(37.4)
4–6 58(21.2)
Seven and more 51(18.7)
Cigarette smoking Yes 255(93.4)
No 18(6.6)
Cigarette smoking line /day None 18(6.6)
1–10 68(24.9)
10–20 143(52.4)
20 and more 44(16.1)