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Table 1 Patient characteristics in the cohort at first admission (n = 1405)

From: Prediction of psychiatric comorbidity on premature death in a cohort of patients with substance use disorders: a 42-year follow-up

  Men [n = 988] % Women [n = 417]  
n % n %
Age of onset of drug use 14.6 [SD = 2.8] 70.1 15.5 [SD = 3.6] 23.4
Age at first admission 26.7 [SD = 7.5] 70.0 25.8 [SD = 7.9] 30.0
Psych disorders in family 499 50.2 206 50.6
Broken family 283 28.8 141 33.7
Foster care 107 10.8 39 9.6
Adopted 35 3.5 7 1.7
Child/Adolescent psychiatry 158 15.9 57 14.0
Compulsory psychiatric care 243 24.4 103 25.3
Prosecuted/convicted 174 17.5 54 13.3
Prison 305 30.7 75 18.4
Probation 364 36.6 119 29.2
Opiates 340 34.6 136 32.6
Stimulants 313 31.7 148 35.5
Cannabis 189 19.1 35 8.4
Sedatives/Hypnotics/Barbiturates 48 4.9 53 12.7
Hallucinogenes 13 1.3 3 0.7
Alcohol 64 6.5 24 5.8
Polysubstance use 11 1.1 16 3.8
  1. Calculation based on-tests or χ2[1]. Substance percentage based on n = 1405