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Table 4 Multinomial logistic regression, marijuana and/or ecstasy use

From: Sexual orientation and health behaviors among college students in Italy

Y = Drugs (Ref: Never) Sometimes Often/very often
Men Women Men Women
Sexual identity (Ref: heterosexual)
 Bisexual 1.079
(0.322)
1.198
(0.374)
2.287***
(0.663)
1.950**
(0.586)
0.407
(0.247)
0.443
(0.276)
9.449***
(3.278)
6.548***
(2.466)
 Homosexual 0.995
(0.373)
0.9
(0.344)
1.833
(0.826)
1.595
(0.731)
0.728
(0.401)
0.653
(0.368)
5.812***
(3.411)
4.475**
(2.754)
Age 1.038
(0.030)
1.015
(0.030)
1.085**
(0.037)
1.080**
(0.038)
1.001
(0.038)
0.955
(0.038)
1.022
(0.074)
0.994
(0.076)
Parents’ education (Ref: < then high school)
 High school   1.552***
(0.221)
  1.366**
(0.185)
  1.584**
(0.315)
  1.691*
(0.514)
 College degree   1.785***
(0.267)
  2.034***
(0.299)
  2.062***   2.569***
(0.828)
(0.424)
Importance of religion (Ref: not at all)
 Somewhat   0.813**
(0.081)
  0.779**
(0.099)
  0.457***
(0.059)
  0.582**
(0.132)
 Quite/very   0.410***
(0.044)
  0.402***
(0.052)
  0.247***
(0.035)
  0.141***
(0.039)
Working while in college (Ref: never)
Sometimes   1.300***
(0.119)
  1.473***
(0.159)
  1.804***
(0.224)
  2.377***
(0.529)
Regularly   1.468***
(0.189)
  1.450**
(0.211)
  2.476***
(0.398)
  2.224***
(0.666)
In a relationship   0.902
(0.077)
  1.324***
(0.124)
  1.007
(0.114)
  1.472**
(0.288)
Friends approve sex with persons of same-sex (Ref: No)
 Somewhat   1.145
(0.135)
  1.436**
(0.210)
  1.438**
(0.237)
  1.089
(0.351)
 Quite/yes   1.309**
(0.179)
  1.629***
(0.261)
  1.776***
(0.329)
  2.290**
(0.756)
Parents approve sex with persons of same-sex (Ref: No)
 Somewhat   1.274**
(0.135)
  0.994
(0.125)
  1.195
(0.168)
  0.825
(0.215)
 Quite/yes   1.059
(0.150)
  1.045
(0.164)
  1.058
(0.193)
  0.686
(0.215)
Constant 0.207**
(0.129)
0.263**
(0.176)
0.056***
(0.041)
0.050***
(0.039)
0.211*
(0.175)
0.423
(0.378)
0.038**
(0.060)
0.075
(0.127)
N 3222 2982 3222 2982
  1. *p < 0.10, **p < 0.05, ***p < 0.01. Region where respondents attend university is included in all models