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Table 3 Odds ratios (95% confidence intervals) for anya and frequentb cannabis use according to socioeconomic adversities among Finnish boys and girls in the 8th and 9th grades of comprehensive school in 2000-2015

From: Changes in cannabis use according to socioeconomic status among Finnish adolescents from 2000 to 2015

  Boys Girls
Any cannabis use Frequent cannabis use Any cannabis use Frequent cannnabis use
Family structure
 Living with both parents Ref Ref Ref Ref
 Not living with both parents 2.7 (2.6–2.7) 3.1 (3.0–3.3) 2.8 (2.7–2.8) 3.7 (3.5–3.9)
Both parents with low education     
 No Ref Ref Ref Ref
 Yes 1.9 (1.8–2.0) 3.2 (3.1–3.4) 1.5 (1.4–1.5) 2.6 (2.4–2.8)
Parental unemployment
 Neither parent Ref Ref Ref Ref
 One parent 1.5 (1.4–1.5) 1.4 (1.3–1.5) 1.6 (1.5–1.6) 1.7 (1.6–1.8)
 Both parents 4.6 (4.4–4.8) 8.4 (7.9–8.8) 3.1 (2.9–3.2) 6.1 (5.6–6.6)
  1. aUsed cannabis at least once in one’s lifetime
  2. bUsed cannabis at least five times in one’s lifetime