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Table 1 Characteristics of women veterans diagnosed with alcohol use disorder in fiscal year 2017 by justice-involved status

From: Receipt of pharmacotherapy for alcohol use disorder by justice-involved women in the Veterans Health Administration

Characteristic Justice-involved N (%) Not justice-involved N (%)
Agea   
 35 and under 218 (27) 1554 (16)
 35–44 191 (23) 1863 (20)
 45–54 225 (28) 2652 (28)
 55+ 184 (22) 3388 (36)
Race/ethnicitya   
 White 497 (61) 5124 (54)
 African-American 223 (27) 3121 (33)
 Other 98 (12) 1212 (13)
Marital statusa   
 Married 137 (17) 2194 (23)
 Single 330 (40) 3287 (35)
 Separated/divorced 333 (41) 3654 (39)
 Widowed 18 (2) 322 (3)
Urban (versus rural) 640 (78) 7275 (77)
Homelessa 344 (42) 1598 (17)
Service connection   
 0–49% 175 (21) 2032 (21)
 50–100% 346 (42) 4066 (43)
Co-occurring SUDa 493 (60) 2887 (31)
Mental health diagnosisa 777 (95) 8431 (89)
Deyo Comorbidity Indexa   
 0 692 (85) 8273 (87)
 1 98 (12) 787 (8)
 2 17 (2) 195 (2)
 3+ 11 (1) 202 (2)
  1. N = 10,275. Cases with missing data (n = 236, 2%) were excluded from the Chi square test
  2. SUD substance use disorder
  3. aChi square test significant at p < .01