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Table 5 Between-group comparisons of mean changes

From: Reintegration of child soldiers in Burundi: a tracer study

  Comparison between T1 and T2 Comparison between T1 and T3 Comparison between T2 and T3    
  Former child soldiers Never recruited Former child soldiers Never recruited Former child soldiers Never recruited Time * Group effect Time * Group effect (boys) Time * Group effect (girls)
Indicator Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) F(df); p F(df); p F(df); p
Social integration 4.32 (3.36) 1.36 (2.02) 5.45 (4.02) 1.71 (2.54) 1.12 (2.17) .32 (1.77) F(2, 1204)= 113.18; <.000 F(2, 872)= 182.56; <.000 F(2, 328)= 51.89; <.000
Economic opportunities 3.88 (3.56) 3.63 (3.60) 3.68 (3.50) 2.82 (3.46) -.17 (2.74) -.79 (3.57) F(2, 1070)= 3.26; .039 F(2, 780)= .83; .438 F(2, 286)= 25.11; .019
Household wellbeing 1.44 (2.34 1.28 (2.22) 1.86 (2.88) 1.77 (3.04) .44 (2.16) .46 (2.52) F(2, 1138)= .19; .826 F(2, 824)= .28; .755 F(2, 310)= .70; .819
Work satisfaction .65 (2.55) .74 (2.29) .94 (2.55) .57 (2.34) .21 (2.23) -.10 (2.32) F(2,764)=1.98; .139 F(2, 566)= .37; .689 F(2, 194)= .90; .408
  1. Note. T1 represents “pre-intervention”, T2 represents “post-intervention” and T3 represents current study period (April-August 2010).