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Table 4 Change in reported time use (mean hours) between 2001* and 2004* by IDUs and Non-IDUs

From: Changes in time-use and drug use by young adults in poor neighbourhoods of Greater Buenos Aires, Argentina, after the political transitions of 2001-2002: Results of a survey

  IDUs   Non-IDUS  
Mean hours per week spent... 2001* 2004* Student t 2001* 2004* Student t
At work 26.09 14.50 .002 20.87 15.14 .001
Looking for work 7.19 13.28 .010 6.56 8.26 .061
Being with friends 44.40 34.64 .030 26.47 22.97 .007
Hanging out in the neighborhood 34.78 25.56 .027 18.37 14.70 .011
Housework/childcare 16.51 17.94 .602 20.5 24.45 .003
Using drugs 46.85 34.93 .005 7.97 7.24 .458
  1. *More precisely, "2004" means at the time of interview, which could also be in December 2003 or January 2005; and "2001" means three years before the interview.