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Table 2 Adverse social experiences, total score and comparison of genders

From: Young adults at risk of early work disability: who are they?

  Total (N = 96) Men (n = 65) Women (n = 31) p-value
n % n % n %
Bullying, victim 63 (66) 41 (63) 22 (71) .447
 School 56 (58) 36 (55) 20 (65)  
 Worka 9 (16)b  
 Other social arenasa 23 (24)  
Bullying, perpetratora 13 (14)  
Bullying, victim and perpetratora 8 (8) 8 (12)  
Violence 37 (39) 23 (35) 14 (45) .357
 Been hit 27 (28) 17 (26) 10 (32)  
 Severe threats 14 (15) 9 (14) 5 (16)  
 Sexual abuse/violencea 9 (29)  
 All other 15 (16) 9 (14) 6 (19)  
Violence, repeated incidences 24 (67)c 13 (59) 11 (79)  
  1. a Values for groups with fewer than five respondents are not reported
  2. b Percentage of those who had previously worked (n = 56)
  3. c Percentage of those who had experienced violence and reported frequency (n = 36)