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Table 4 School-related reasons for substance use of preparatory students in in Kolfe-Keraniyo sub-city, Addis Ababa, July 2020 (n = 374)

From: Substance use and associated factors among preparatory school students in Kolfe-Keranyo sub-city of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percent
Improve academic performance
 Yes 50 13.4
 No 324 86.6
School has substance use controlling rule
 Yes 239 63.9
 No 135 36.1
Measures taken by school on substance use
 Advice give 102 27.3
 Warning 127 34.0
 Temporary dismissal 105 28.1
 Complete dismissal 40 10.7
In effective school substance use controlling rule
 Yes 311 83.2
 No 63 16.8
Homeroom teacher supervise
 Yes 249 66.6
 No 125 33.4
Being member of school mini-media
 Yes 81 21.7
 No 293 78.3
Awareness given by mini-media on
 Yes 198 52.9
 No 176 47.1