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Table 4 Differences of SURPS scores in participants with alcohol dependence, hazardous use of alcohol and controls

From: Validation of the Substance Use Risk Profile Scale in Lithuanian population

  Control group Hazardous use of alcohol Alcohol dependence  
Mean Median, [Q1-Q3] Mean Median, [Q1-Q3] Mean Median, [Q1-Q3] H, (df = 2)
Hopelessness
 Total sample 12.33 12 [10–14] 13.18 12.5 [10–14] 14.83 15** [13–18] 25.32
 Males 12.26 12 [10–14] 12.45 12 [10–14] 15.18 15** [13–18] 17.19
 Females 12.37 12 [10–14] 13.94 13 [11.75–14.25] 13.95 14 [12.25–16.75] 5.63
Anxiety sensitivity
 Total sample 11.86 12 [10–14] 12.76 13 [11–15] 13.32 14** [11–16] 18.03
 Males 10.67 10 [9–12] 11.75 12 [9–14] 13.33 14** [11–16] 15.24
 Females 12.37 13 [10–15] 13.88 14 [11–15.25] 15.25 15** [13.25–17.75] 14.92
Impulsivity
 Total sample 8.33 8 [7–10] 9.00 9 [7–10.25] 10.74 13** [11–14] 41.15
 Males 7.85 8 [7–9] 8.35 8 [6.25–10] 10.59 11** [9–12] 25.11
 Females 8.51 8 [7–10] 9.72 9.5 [7.75–12] 11.10 10.5** [10–13] 19.65
Sensation seeking
 Total sample 12.18 12 [9–16] 13.76 14** [12–16.25] 13.45 13* [11–16] 9.50
 Males 13.54 13 [11–16] 13.60 14 [12–16.75] 13.96 14 [12–16] 0.13
 Females 11.65 12 [9–14] 13.94 14** [12–16.25] 12.20 11 [8.5–14.75] 6.45
Total scale
 Total sample 44.71 44 [41–49] 48.68 48** [43.75–53] 52.90 53** [47.5–58] 55.71
 Males 44.31 44 [40–49] 46.15 44.5 [41.25–50.5] 53.06 53** [47–58.5] 31.40
 Females 44.86 45 [41–49] 51.50 51** [47.75–54.25] 52.50 52.5** [48–57.5] 26.30
  1. Q1 quartile 1, Q3 quartile 3, df degrees of freedom
  2. * - p < 0.05, compared to control group; **- adjusted p < 0.05, compared to control group