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Table 1 Reported problem behaviors among the 6-grade students in the last 6 months

From: Personal values and involvement in problem behaviors among Bahamian early adolescents: a cross-sectional study

  Boys (n = 363) Girls (n = 422)  
Problem Behaviors N % N % p – value
Physical fight with a friend 154 42.5 112 26.5 < 0.01
Drank alcohol, beer, or wine 96 26.5 92 21.8 0.15
Smoked a cigarette 9 2.5 10 2.4 0.90
Pushed or carried any drugs 10 2.8 0 0 < 0.01
Carried a gun, knife, screwdriver or cutlass to use as a weapon 26 7.2 3 0.7 < 0.01
Had sex 8 2.2 2 0.5 0.03
Used marijuana or other illicit drugs 7 1.9 2 0.5 0.06