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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of the variables included in the analyses

From: Kick back and destroy the ride: Alcohol-related violence and associations with drinking patterns and delinquency in adolescence

  Alcohol-related violence
  Never 1 time 2 times 3 or more times
  N % N % N % N %
Gender         
   - Boys 612 64.8 141 14.9 68 7.2 123 13.0
   - Girls 692 74.9 124 13.4 41 4.4 67 7.3
Frequency of binge drinking         
   Never 164 90.6 12 6.6 0 0.0 5 2.8
   - Once a year or less often 223 85.4 22 8.4 7 2.7 9 3.4
   - A few times per year 343 78.3 50 11.4 15 3.4 30 6.8
   - Once a month 340 67.9 83 16.6 33 6.6 45 9.0
   - Couple of times per month 159 50.5 66 21.0 31 9.8 59 18.7
   - At least once a week 46 33.3 29 21.0 20 14.5 43 31.2
Frequency of drinking full strength beer         
   - Less than once a month 742 79.9 101 10.9 33 3.6 53 5.7
   - Once a month ore more often 564 59.7 164 17.4 77 8.2 139 14.7
Frequency of drinking distilled spirits         
   - Less than once a month 666 83.1 79 9.9 17 2.1 39 4.9
   - Once a month ore more often 640 59.7 186 17.4 93 8.7 153 14.3
Usual volume of full strength beer         
   - 2 cans or less (1000 ml) 726 78.3 108 11.7 34 3.7 59 6.4
   - 3 cans or more 371 56.5 115 17.5 61 9.3 110 16.7
Usual volume of distilled spirits         
   - 3 shots (120 ml) or less 756 81.9 98 10.6 27 2.9 42 4.6
   - More than 3 shots 496 56.8 156 17.9 76 8.7 145 16.6
Delinquency the last 12 months         
   - No 466 85.7 52 9.6 13 2.4 13 2.4
   - Yes 787 64.6 194 15.9 86 7.1 151 12.4