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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and occupational status of adults ages 18–25 seeking outpatient mental health treatment (N = 487)

From: Hazardous drinking among young adults seeking outpatient mental health services

Variables Mean (SD) or %
Gender (%)  
 Men 33.9
 Women 66.1
Age (mean, SD) 22.2 (±2.3)
 Men 21.9 (±2.4)
 Women 22.3 (±2.3)
Race (%)  
 Asian 15.2
 Black 2.5
 White 62.6
 Other 19.7
Hispanic origin (%) 9.9
Education (%)  
 High school grade 7–12 4.6
 High school graduate or GED 47.3
 Completed technical training 3.2
 College graduate 27.8
 In or completed graduate training 17.1
Occupational status (%)  
 Student 44.8
 Employed (full or part-time) 31.7
 Unemployed 21.5
 Disability 2.0