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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of 154 participants undergoing treatment for cannabis use in New South Wales, Australia

From: The use and effects of synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonists by New South Wales cannabis treatment clients

Demographic SCRA + cannabis (n = 82)
n (%)
Cannabis-only (n = 72)
n (%)
Total (N = 154)
n (%)
p-value
Age in years mdn(IQR) 32 (11) 37 (10) 35 (10) 0.17
Age range n (%)
 18–35 46 (56%) 34 (47%) 80 (52%)  
 36 +  36 (44%) 38 (53%) 74 (48%) 0.27
Male, n (%) 62 (76%) 48 (67%) 110 (71%) 0.22
Aboriginal, n (%) 8 (10%) 8 (11%) 16 (11%) 0.76
Education ≤ year 10, n (%) 45 (55%) 39 (54%) 84 (55%) 0.93
Single relationship status, n (%) 53 (65%) 57 (80%) 110 (72%) 0.03
Live alone, n (%) 19 (23%) 29 (40%) 48 (31%) 0.02
Government support, n (%) 61 (74%) 52 (72%) 113 (73%) 0.76