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Table 6 Patterns of cannabis use in past year by health indicators by lower and higher CLVSa scale score groups

From: Patterns and correlates of cannabis use by cumulative lifetime violence severity as target and/or perpetrator in a community sample of eastern Canadian men

 Lower CLVS (n = 294)
Patterns of Cannabis Use
Higher CLVS (n = 295)
Patterns of Cannabis Use
Never (61.9%, n = 182)bSometimes (26.2%, n = 77)bDaily (11.9%, n = 35) bTest StatisticNever (44.7%, n = 132) bSometimes (25.1%, n = 74) bDaily (30.2%, n = 89) bTest Statistic
Chronic Pain Disability: n (%)
 -Low (CPG 0, 1, 2)167 (92.3))73 (94.8)26 (74.3)χ2 (2) = 13.35, p = .001, V = .213105 (79.5)56 (75.7)62 (69.7)χ2 (2) = 2.81, p = .245, V = .098
 -High (CPG 3, 4)14 (7.7)4 (5.2)9 (25.7)d27 (20.5)18 (24.3)27 (30.3)
CESD-R Depression Indicator: n (%)
 -Yes (>  15)28 (15.4)19 (24.7)15 (42.9) dχ2 (2) = 14.12,p = .001, V = .21947 (35.6) d43 (58.1)58 (65.2) dχ2 (2) = 21.07, p = .000, V = .267
 -No (< 16)154 (84.6)58 (75.3)20 (57.1)85 (64.4) d31 (41.9)31 (34.8) d
PCL-C PTSD Indicator: n (%)(n = 131)   
 -Yes (≥ 35)18 (9.9) d14 (18.2)14 (40.0) dχ2 (2) = 20.67, p = .000, V = .26551 (38.9) d45 (60.8)56 (62.9)χ2 (2) = 15.50, p = .000, V = .230
 -No (<  35)164 (90.1)63 (81.8)21 (60.0)80 (61.1) d29 (39.2)33 (37.1)
GAD-7 ≥ 10 Moderate to Severe Anxiety Indicator: n (%)(n = 131)   
 -Yes (≥10)9 (4.9)8 (10.4)8 (22.9) dχ2 (2) = 12.58, p = .002, V = .20729 (22.1)29 (39.2)32 (36.0)χ2 (2) = 8.19, p = .017, V = .167
 -No (< 10)173 (95.1)69 (89.6)27 (71.1)102 (77.9)45 (60.8)57 (64.0)
Number of Chronic Health Problems Diagnosed by Health Care Provider ever: μ ± S.D.1.40 ± 1.701.30 ± 1.672.11 ± 2.25F (2, 81.19) = 1.87, p = .062, η2 = .0192.48 ± 2.442.41 ± 1.863.18 ± 2.41F (2, 294) = 3.11, p = .046c, η2 = .021
  1. a Cumulative Lifetime Violence Severity
  2. b Unless otherwise specified
  3. c No significant differences found between groups with Games-Howell post-hoc testing
  4. d Standardized Residual > ± 1.96