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Table 6 Average frequency of visits by alcohol-attributed disease and year (2001-2011)

From: Primary health care utilization for alcohol-attributed diseases in British Columbia Canada 2001–2011

  Alcoholic psychoses Alcohol dependence syndrome Alcohol abuse Alcoholic polyneuropathy, cardiomypathy, gastritis Alcoholic fatty liver Acute alcoholic hepatitis Alcoholic cirrhosis liver Alcoholic liver damage unspecified All AADs
2001 3.7 3.4 3.1 2.6 2.9 3.2 5.2 +a 3.9
2002 3.8 3.6 3.3 3.5 3.1 3.4 4.9 + 4.3
2003 2.5 2.4 2.1 2.2 1.8 2.4 4.6 + 2.4
2004 2.7 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.7 3.1 4.8 2.0 2.4
2005 2.8 2.6 2.4 2.5 1.8 3.0 4.1 2.9 2.5
2006 3.7 3.6 3.7 3.3 2.6 3.4 5.2 2.9 3.8
2007 6.1 5.4 5.0 4.9 4.6 5.7 7.9 5.6 6.4
2008 4.3 4.0 3.6 3.5 3.8 4.6 6.3 4.1 4.8
2009 3.3 2.6 2.1 2.1 1.5 2.3 4.3 4.2 2.6
2010 3.5 2.5 2.1 2.9 1.4 2.3 4.4 2.3 2.6
2011 3.8 2.6 2.4 2.3 1.4 2.6 4.1 2.9 2.7
\( \overline{x} \) (2001-2011) 3.7 3.1 2.7 2.9 2.2 3.2 5.0 3.5 3.5
F (sig) 71.2*** 112.4*** 72.6*** 10.9*** 46.6*** 8.5*** 5.2*** 2.3* 428.1***
  1. aSuppressed data (N=<30).
  2. *p<.05 ***p<.001.