Journal of Alcoholism & Drug Dependence

Journal of Alcoholism & Drug Dependence
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Katekanok Chumpradit

  • Research Article
    Factors that Make Thai Teenagers Drink Alcohol
    Author(s): Katekanok Chumpradit and Suphanit ChansongKatekanok Chumpradit and Suphanit Chansong

    Thailand teenagers currently have more alcohol consumption habits. Especially in the younger age group, which the government has banned the sales of alcohol to children under 18 years old. However, the legislation was not applicable in practice. This research was a quantity research that aimed to correlate the relationship of factors that affected the alcohol consumption of Chiang Mai teenagers. The sample group consisted of 400 teenagers, who drink alcohol. The questionnaires were administered to collect data that, in turn, were analysed using multiple regressions in order to forecast the relationship of the variables that influence alcohol consumption among adolescents in Chiang Mai. Even though Thailand launched many campaigns about avoiding drinking alcohol or noticed the penalty for drinking alcohol, the results of the research found that the scores of the alcohol consumption amo.. View More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2329-6488.1000297

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