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Table 1 Comparing the prevalence of psychological distress with experiences of childhood abuse among parentsa

From: Gender-specific linkages of parents’ childhood physical abuse and neglect with children’s problem behaviour: evidence from Japan

  Prevalenceb (%) 95 % CI p value
Mothers  
 Abused (n = 81) 50.6   
 Not abused (n = 922) 25.7   
 Difference 24.9 (14.8–35.0) < .001
Fathers
 Abused (n = 82) 45.1   
 Not abused (n = 921) 26.8   
 Difference 18.3 (8.2–28.4) < .001
  1. Note: aNot adjusted for other variables
  2. bK6 scale scores ≥ 5