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dc.contributor.authorPhaswana-Mafuya, Nancy
dc.contributor.authorPeltzer, Karl
dc.contributor.authorPengpid, Supa
dc.date.accessioned2018-11-13T13:48:54Z
dc.date.available2018-11-13T13:48:54Z
dc.date.issued2018
dc.identifier.citationPhaswana-Mafuya, N. et al. 2018. Concurrent tobacco use and risky drinking in South Africa: results from the South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Journal of psychology in Africa, 28(4):316-322. [https://doi.org/10.1080/14330237.2018.1507330]en_US
dc.identifier.issn1433-0237
dc.identifier.issn1815-5626 (Online)
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10394/31707
dc.identifier.urihttps://doi.org/10.1080/14330237.2018.1507330
dc.identifier.urihttps://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14330237.2018.1507330
dc.description.abstractThe aim of this study was to examine socio-demographic and psychosocial correlates of concurrent tobacco use and risky drinking We analysed data from the cross-sectional South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (SANHANES-1) 2011–2012 The sample included 14 764 adolescents and adults aged 15 years and older They responded to questions on tobacco and alcohol use, psychosocial, and socio-demographic indicators Results indicate that 9 6% (16 8% among men and 3 5% among women) of South Africans were involved in concurrent tobacco use and risky drinking, 18 2% in current tobacco use only, and 20 3% in risky drinking only In covariate adjusted analysis, being 25 to 64 years, being male, belonging to the coloured population group, residing in urban areas, having experienced three or more traumatic events, and poor self-rated health were associated with concurrent tobacco use and risky drinking Findings suggest socio-demographic and health factors are important for public health interventions in addressing concurrent tobacco and alcohol use in South Africaen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherTaylor & Francisen_US
dc.subjectComorbidityen_US
dc.subjectRisky drinkingen_US
dc.subjectSocio-demographic statusen_US
dc.subjectSouth Africaen_US
dc.subjectTobacco useen_US
dc.subjectMental healthen_US
dc.titleConcurrent tobacco use and risky drinking in South Africa: results from the South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveyen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.contributor.researchID31228550 - Phaswana-Mafuya, M. Nancy
dc.contributor.researchID31568688 - Peltzer, Karl


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