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Table 3 Principals who expressed great concern about poverty and crime in their surrounding communities

From: “HealthKick”: Formative assessment of the health environment in low-resource primary schools in the Western Cape Province of South Africa

  Strata  
  1 2 3 4 5
Concerns Q1 Rural (n = 22) Q2 Rural (n = 13) Q2 Urban (n = 20) Q3 Rural (n = 15) Q3 Urban (n = 30) Total (n = 100) CI Pvalue*
Poverty and unemployment in the community 73 62 95 87 93 84 [78,89] 0.0034
Crime and violence in school environment 0 0 20 67 33 15 [11,20] 0.0000
Crime and violence in community 9 31 70 20 60 41 [35,48] 0.0000
Child abuse/Child neglect 14 39 45 20 53 36 [30,43] 0.0002
  1. * Pearson Chi-square test adjusted for the survey design.