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Table 2 Distribution of values and sensation among boys and girls

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

  Boys (n = 363) Girls (n = 422)  
Values and sensation seeking Mean (SD) Mean (SD) p – value
Self-enhancement 36.5 (8.85) 35.1 (9.00) 0.03
Self-transcendence 40.7 (10.47) 42.28 (10.56) 0.03
Openness to change 41.4 (9.74) 40.4 (9.91) 0.16
Conservation 54.7 (13.32) 56.5 (13.14) 0.06
Sensation seeking 9.3 (3.78) 7.6 (3.79) < 0.01
  1. SD: Standard Deviation