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Table 7 Alcohol and its association with the likelihood of still taking a pill despite a pill testing service detecting a harmful substance in the pill among people who use drugs (N = 636)

From: Patterns of ecstasy use amongst live music event attendees and their opinions on pill testing: a cross sectional study

  Would not consider Would consider Chi-square, dfa, p-valueb
How often do you have a drink containing alcohol? (n = 618)
 Never 0.0 100.0 χ = 13.30, df = 4, p = 0.006
 Monthly or less 62.8 37.2
 2–3 times per month 58.5 41.5
 2–3 times per week 49.4 50.6
 4+ times weekly 38.8 61.3
Frequency of 6+ standard drinks in 1 session (n = 613)
 Never 0.0 100.0 χ = 12.03, df = 4, p = 0.010
 Monthly or less 67.9 32.1
 2–3 times per month 53.3 46.7
 2–3 times per week 48.3 51.7
 4+ times weekly 33.3 66.7
  1. adf degrees of freedom b Exact values used due to small numbers