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Table 1 Comparisons of substance use and suicidal behavior between girls and boys

From: Adolescent substance use behavior and suicidal behavior for boys and girls: a cross-sectional study by latent analysis approach

  Girls
(n = 7374)
n (%)
Boys
(n = 6611)
n (%)
χ 2 P
Cigarette use 121(1.64) 311(4.70) 109.27 <0.001
Alcohol use 54(0.73) 112(1.69) 27.50 <0.001
MDMA use 31(0.42) 29(0.44) 0.03 0.898
Ketamine use 28(0.38) 23(0.35) 0.10 0.779
Suicidal ideation 1431(19.41) 800(12.10) 138.74 <0.001
Suicidal planning 921(12.49) 622(9.41) 33.76 <0.001
Suicidal attempts 759(10.29) 358(5.42) 112.85 <0.001