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Table 2 Alcohol and drug use of trans women participants in the past 12 months and correlates of psychological distress, suicidal ideation and suicide attempt (N = 763)

From: A cross-sectional study of mental health and suicidality among trans women in São Paulo, Brazil

Alcohol and Drug Use Characteristics Descriptive Frequency Bivariate Models
K10 Score Ideation/Attempt
N % Estimate 95%CI Estimate 95%CI
Use of alcohol in the past 12 months
 No use of alcohol 208 27.3 1 1
 Use of alcohol but not before or during sex 146 19.1 0.71 0.454–1.1 0.65 0.439–0.969
 Use of alcohol including before or during sex 409 53.6 1.22 0.87–1.712 0.91 0.668–1.246
Use of cannabic drugs in the past 12 months
 No use of cannabic drugs 406 53.2 1 1
 Use of cannabic drugs but not before or during sex 79 10.4 1.41 0.867–2.29 0.86 0.537–1.358
 Use of cannabic drugs including before or during sex 278 36.4 1.17 0.86–1.598 1.26 0.95–1.672
Use of stimulant drugs in the past 12 months
 No use of stimulant drugs 424 55.6 1 1
 Use of stimulant drugs but not before or during sex 88 11.5 2.12 1.332–3.375 1.05 0.68–1.611
 Use of stimulant drugs including before or during sex 251 32.9 1.8 1.312–2.478 1.53 1.149–2.051
Use of other drugs in the past 12 months
 No use of other drugs 486 63.7 1 1
 Use of other drugs but not before or during sex 199 26.1 1.43 1.026–1.997 1.18 0.864–1.598
 Use of other drugs including before or during sex 78 10.2 1.6 0.988–2.588 1.51 0.975–2.33