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Table 2 Percentage of injured patients who drank alcohol within six hours prior to the injury with the time of first drink, stratified by sex, age, education, and residence

From: The association between the time of alcohol drinking and injury risk in Thailand: a cross‐sectional emergency department study

   Time of first drink Statistic
  N = 104a 8–12 12–16 16–20 20–24 00–04 04–08 (p-value)
  (Col %) (Row %) (Row %) (Row %) (Row %) (Row %) (Row %)  
Sex
 Male 78.1 3.7 9.8 23.2 53.7 8.5 1.2 Chi 2 = 7.4
 Female 21.9 0.0 4.6 9.1 68.2 9.1 9.1 Fisher’s exact
         p = 0.236
Age
 18–24 41.9 0.0 4.6 4.6 81.8 9.1 0.0 Chi 2 = 56.6
 25–44 43.8 4.4 6.7 31.1 46.7 11.1 0.0 Fisher’s exact
 45–59 11.4 8.3 33.3 25.0 16.7 0.0 16.7 p < 0.001***
 60+ 2.9 0.0 0.0 66.7 0.0 0.0 33.3  
Education
 0 8.6 22.2 11.1 22.2 33.3 11.1 0.0 Chi 2 = 33.3
 1–6 16.2 0.0 17.7 41.2 29.4 0.0 11.8 Fisher’s exact
 7–12 46.7 0.0 6.1 16.3 65.3 12.2 0.0 p = 0.008**
 13+ 28.6 3.5 6.9 13.8 65.5 6.9 3.5  
Resident
 Suburb 38.1 5.0 15.0 15.0 52.5 10.0 2.5 Chi 2 = 5.3
 City 61.9 1.6 4.7 23.4 59.4 7.8 3.1 Fisher’s exact
         p = 0.364
Usual drinking patterns
 Every day 14.3 6.7 33.3 26.7 13.3 6.7 13.3 Chi 2 = 39.0
 Almost every day 22.9 8.3 4.2 25.0 54.2 8.3 0.0 Fisher’s exact
 3–4 times a week 18.1 0.0 10.5 10.5 68.4 5.3 5.3 p = 0.036*
 1–2 times a week 19.1 0.0 5.0 15.0 65.0 15.0 0.0  
 2–3 times a month 12.4 0.0 0.0 30.8 69.2 0.0 0.0  
 Once a month or less 13.3 0.0 0.0 15.4 69.2 15.4 0.0  
  1. * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001
  2. a Unweighted samples