Table 2 : Correlations among fear of missing out (FoMO) scores, the drinking variables, and negative alcohol-related
consequences (B-YAACQ) in Study 1 and Study 2.


 

Study 1 (n=182)

Study 2 (n=250)


  FoMOs
mean
Weekly
drinks
Drinking
frequency
Drinking
quantity
FoMOs
mean
Weekly
drinks
Drinking
frequency
Drinking
quantity

FoMOs Mean -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Weekly Drinks -0.014 -- -- -- 0.092 -- -- --
Drinking Frequency 0.018 0.702** -- -- .070 0.746** -- --
Drinking Quantity 0.026 0.806** 0.417** -- 0.167** 0.752** 0.348** --
B-YAACQ 0.249** 0.382** 0.391** 0.399** 0.301** 0.431** 0.304** 0.513**

Note: *p<0.05, **p<0.01; FoMOs=Fear of Missing Out Scale mean; Weekly Drinks=total number of standard drinks consumed
across Mon-Sun; Drinking Frequency=proportion of days per week that alcohol was consumed (0.2 * 7 days=1.4 days/week);
Drinking Quantity=average number of drinks per drinking day; B-YAACQ=Brief Young Adult Alcohol Consequences Questionnaire Sum.

Conner et al.Annals of Neuroscience and Psychology  2015 2: 7