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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the university students

From: Licit and illicit substance use patterns among university students in Germany using cluster analysis

Sociodemographic characteristics n = 4387 (%)
Gender
 Male 41.5%
 Female 58.5%
Age
  < 23 years 42.2%
 23 to 27 years 45.4%
  > 27 years 12.4%
Immigrant background
 Immigrant background 8.7%
 No immigrant background 91.3%
Religious affiliation
 Religious affiliation 51.0%
 No religious affiliation 49.0%
Living situation
 With other students 41.3%
 Alone or with partner 45.5%
 With parents 13.1%
Years of studying at a university
 1st year undergraduate 20.7%
 2nd year undergraduate 19.3%
 3rd year undergraduate 16.6%
 4th year undergraduate 9.9%
 5th year undergraduate 11.9%
 Graduate 21.6%
Subject of study
 Humanities 6.6%
 Health Care, Medicine, Sport 16.9%
 Natural Science 19.6%
 Economics, Law 10.7%
 Engineering 14.1%
 Linguistics, Cultural Sciences 10.8%
 Social, Educational Science 21.3%
  1. percentages are based on valid cases