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Table 1 Descriptive data on analytic sample

From: Disrupting the link between maltreatment and delinquency: how school, family, and community factors can be protective

  N or mean Weighted % or STD
Sex
 Male 5373 50.6%
 Female 5240 49.4%
Race/ethnicity
 Hispanic 1249 11.8%
 Black 1600 15.1%
 Asian 375 3.5%
 Native American 217 2.0%
 Other 102 1.0%
 White 7070 66.6%
Sexual Orientation
 LGBQ 1305 12.3%
Age at Wave I 15.4 1.8
Age at Wave III 21.8 1.9
Age at Wave IV 28.3 1.9
Control variables
 Public assistance in household before age 18 1673 15.8%
 Ever repeated or been held back a grade 2150 20.3%
 Ever suspended, expelled or dropped out 142 1.3%
 Ever used alcohol, cigarettes, or marijuana 6033 58.1%
 Ever in a foster home 173 1.6%
Moderators
School connectedness scale (standardized) 0.0 1.0
Mom relationship quality scale
(0–25)
21.0 5.8
Dad relationship quality scale (0–25) 15.6 9.9
Neighborhood collective efficacy Scale (standardized) 0.0 1.0
Number of times hung out with friends in past week
 Not at all 950 8.6%
 1 to 2 times 2536 23.4%
 3 or 4 times 2886 26.8%
 5 or more times 4241 41.1%