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Table 1 Participant descriptive characteristics and health-related and study habit statistics

From: Epidemiological profile of pain and non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug use in collegiate athletes in the United States

  Female Total (n = 230) Female Division 1 (n = 89) Female
Division 2 (n = 77)
Female Division 3 (n = 64) Male Total (n = 83)
Age (years) 19.0 (18–20) 19.0 (18–20) 19.0 (18.5–19.5) 19.0 (18–20) 20.0 (19.5–20.5)
Height (m) 1.71 (.09) 1.73 (.09) 1.69 (.09) 1.69 (.08) 1.87 (.08)
Weight (kg) 67.6 (11.9) 68.1 (12.2) 66.8 (12.1) 67.9 (11.4) 87.9 (21.5)
Academic Rank
 Freshman 85 (37%) 29 (33%) 26 (34%) 30 (47%) 42 (51%)
 Sophomore 70 (30%) 25 (27%) 26 (34%) 19 (30%) 16 (19%)
 Junior 47 (21%) 21 (24%) 14 (18%) 12 (18%) 11 (13%)
 Senior 28 (12%) 14 (16%) 11 (14%) 3 (5%) 12 (14%)
Sport Played
 Collision *(*%) *(*%) *(*%) *(*%) 13 (15%)
 Field and Court 97 (42%) 35 (39%) 36 (47%) 26 (41%) 27 (33%)
 Bat, Ball, and Stick 54 (23%) 29 (33%) 8 (10%) 17 (27%) 26 (31%)
 Individual 71 (31%) 22 (25%) 29 (38%) 20 (31%) 15 (18%)
 NA 6 (3%) *(*%) *(*%) *(*%) *(*%)
Seasons Played at the Collegiate Level 2 (0–4) 2 (0–4) 2 (0–4) 2 (0–4) 2 (0–4)
Ethnicity
 White 170 (74%) 59 (66%) 61 (79%) 50 (78%) 67 (81%)
 Black or African American 28 (12%) 16 (18%) 6 (8%) 5 (8%) 7 (8%)
 Hispanic or Latino 12 (5%) 5 (7%) *(*%) *(*%) *(*%)
 Native American or Native Alaskan *(*%) *(*%) *(*%) *(*%) *(*%)
 Do not wish To answer 18 (8%) 8 (9%) 6 (8%) *(*%) 5 (6%)
Sleep (hours)
 <  7 72 (31%) 21 (24%) 22 (29%) 29 (45.5%) 16 (19%)
 7–8 122 (53%) 51 (57%) 42 (46%) 29 (45.5%) 59 (71%)
 9+ 16 (7%) 7 (8%) 7 (9%) * (*%) * (*%)
 NA 20 (9%) 10 (11%) 6 (6%) *(*%) * (*%)
Alcohol Consumption in last 30 days
 Yes 104 (32%) 54 (39%) 25 (26%) 25 (27%) 31 (37%)
 No 184 (56%) 66 (48%) 60 (62%) 58 (64%) 48 (58%)
 NA 38 (12%) 18 (13%) 12 (12%) 8 (9%) * (*%)
  1. NA Not answered
  2. *(*%) are used when counts are below 5 in order to protect participant identification
  3. Data are reported as mean (standard deviation), mean (range-range), or count (percent)