Table 1

Online gaming hours and association with gender, age, education, and history of online gaming
Weekly online gaming hours
<20 20 ~ 40 41 ~ 60 > 60 F value Pvalue
(n = 297) (n = 270) (n = 112) (n = 43)
Male, n 240 (80.8%) 221 (81.9%) 103 (92.0%) 37 (86.0%) 2.677 0.046 *
Age, yrs 21.5 (5.0) 22.1 (5.1) 22.3 (4.1) 21.2 (4.6) 1.577 0.194
Education, yrs 15.0 (2.7) 15.0 (2.4) 14.9 (2.5) 14.4 (2.6) 1.028 0.379
History of online gaming, yrs 6.2 (3.8) 7.2 (3.1) 8.5 (3.2) 8.0 (3.8) 14.374 <0.001 **

*: p < 0.05, **: p < 0.001.

Wei et al.

Wei et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:92   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-92

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