Alcohol consumption among unemployed youths: results from a prospective study.

@article{Janlert1992AlcoholCA,
  title={Alcohol consumption among unemployed youths: results from a prospective study.},
  author={U Janlert and Anne Hammarstr{\"o}m},
  journal={British journal of addiction},
  year={1992},
  volume={87 5},
  pages={703-14}
}
A prospective study, including all 1083 pupils in the final year of compulsory schooling in a municipality in northern Sweden, was performed. Ninety-seven point nine per cent of the pupils were followed up after five years. They completed a comprehensive self-administered questionnaire including questions on alcohol consumption. Among men a positive correlation between long-standing unemployment (greater than 20 weeks) and alcohol consumption at the beginning and at the end of the study, as… CONTINUE READING