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Table 4 Pre- and post-pregnancy recognition drinking based on childhood abuse exposure

From: Drinking before and after pregnancy recognition among South African women: the moderating role of traumatic experiences

Drinking variable No childhood abuse (Total N = 40) Childhood abuse (Total N = 26) Statistical comparison
Pre-AUDIT score 12.7 (SD = 6.8, range = 0-25) 18.1 (SD = 8.4, range = 2-34) t (64) = -2.87, p = 0.006**
Post-AUDIT score 10.5 (SD = 7.3, range = 0-29) 16.2 (SD = 7.2, range = 0-31) t (64) = -3.13, p = 0.003**
Pre-AUDIT ≥ 8 (hazardous drinking) 78% (N = 31) 81% (N = 21) X2(1, N = 66) = 0.1, p = .075
Post-AUDIT ≥ 8 (hazardous drinking) 60% (N = 24) 92% (N = 24) X2(1, N = 66) = 8.29, p = .004**
  1. Note: ** for p < .01.