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Table 1 Sociodemographic and other participants’ characteristics (N = 601)

From: Gambling problems among Lebanese adults: Arabic-Language version of the South Oaks Gambling Screen (SOGS) scale validation and correlates

Variable N (%)
Gender
Male 208 (34.6%)
Female 393 (65.4%)
Marital status
Single 476 (79.2%)
Married 125 (20.8%)
Education
Complementary or less 26 (4.3%)
Secondary 62 (10.3%)
University 513 (85.4%)
SOGS categories
No gambling problems 546 (90.8%)
Some gambling problems 16 (2.7%)
Probable pathological gambling 39 (6.5%)
Waterpipe dependence (yes; ≥ 10) 71 (11.8%)
Alcohol use disorder (yes; ≥ 8) 12 (2.0%)
FTND categories
Very low (0–2) 552 (91.8%)
Low (3–4) 22 (3.7%)
Moderate (5) 6 (1.0%)
High (6–7) 15 (2.5%)
Very high (8–10) 6 (1.0%)
GAD-7 categories
None (0–5) 280 (46.6%)
Low (6–10) 154 (25.6%)
Moderate (11–15) 99 (16.5%)
Severe (16 and above) 68 (11.3%)
PHQ-9 categories
None 235 (39.1%)
Mild 154 (25.6%)
Moderate 103 (17.1%)
Moderately severe 58 (9.7%)
Severe 51 (8.5%)
  Mean ± SD
Age (in years) 24.89 ± 11.11
Number of children 0.59 ± 1.38
Physical activity index 25.69 ± 20.94
Household crowding index 1.09 ± 0.57
Cigarette dependence 0.49 ± 1.53
Waterpipe dependence 2.45 ± 5.20
Problematic alcohol use 0.54 ± 2.31
Generalized anxiety disorder 7.32 ± 6.03
Depression 8.27 ± 7.03