Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Are you as smart as a substance abuse professional? #9

Q: In general the ratio of males to females in outpatient substance abuse treatment in New York State is:

A. 50% male and 50% female

B. 40% male and 60% female

C. 90% male and 10% female

D. 80% male and 20% female

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1 comment:

David G. Markham said...

The answer is D - 80% male and 20% female.

There are many reasons why the males are much larger than females and yet we don't quite understand why. It seems that women have been much more involved in child care which raises many barriers to them getting treatment.