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Table 2 Sample Characteristics by Intervention Group at Baseline

From: Longitudinal impacts of an online safety and health intervention for women experiencing intimate partner violence: randomized controlled trial

  Total N = 462 Non-Tailored N = 231 Tailored N = 231  
n M (SD) n M (SD) n M (SD) pd
Age 414 34.61 (10.7) 208 34.39 (10.6) 206 34.84 (10.8) .669
Months separated from partner (baseline) 266 4.77 (3.47) 129 5.01 (3.55) 137 4.55 (3.39) .456
  n % n % n % p
Education .287
 No secondary school diploma 56 11.7 27 11.7 29 12.5
 Secondary school diploma 82 17.7 35 15.2 47 20.3
 Some post-secondary 148 32.0 72 31.2 76 32.9
 Completed post-secondary 176 38.1 97 42.0 79 34.2
Employment .646
 Employed Full-Time 113 24.5 54 23.4 59 25.5
 Employed Part-Time 116 25.1 62 26.8 54 23.4  
 Unemployed 231 50.0 113 48.9 118 51.1
 Missing 2 0.4 2 0.9 0 0
Difficulty Living on Current Income .586
 Not at all difficult 30 6.5 16 6.9 14 6.1  
 Somewhat difficult/difficult 215 46.5 112 48.5 103 44.6  
 Very/extremely difficult 217 47.0 103 44.6 114 49.4  
Indigenous Identity .757
 No 397 85.9 199 86.1 198 85.7  
 Yes 62 13.4 31 13.4 31 13.4  
 Missing 3 0.6 1 0.4 2 0.9  
Children < 18 years of age living at home .514
 No 241 52.2 117 50.6 124 53.7  
 Yes 221 47.8 114 49.4 107 46.3  
Community of Residence .420
 Rural community or small town 109 23.6 52 22.5 57 24.7  
 Med-Sized City 127 27.5 59 25.5 68 29.4  
 Large Urban Center 226 48.9 120 51.9 106 45.9  
Partner’s Gender .264
 Man 442 95.7 223 96.5 219 94.8  
 Other than mana 20 4.3 8 3.4 12 5.2  
Living with Abusive partner .676
 Nob 334 72.3 165 71.4 169 73.2  
 Yes 126 27.3 65 28.1 61 26.4  
 Missing 2 0.4 1 0.4 1 0.4  
Plan for Relationship .630
 Plan to stay/plan to return 41 8.9 24 10.4 17 7.5  
 Plan to leave 52 11.3 28 12.1 24 10.4  
 Ended and plan to stay separated 237 51.3 115 49.8 122 52.8  
 Unsure 128 27.7 63 27.3 65 28.1  
 Missing 4 0.9 1 0.4 3 1.3  
Abuse Type in Previous 6 Monthsc
 Severe Combined Abuse 381 82.5 195 84.4 186 81.2 .364
 Physical Abuse 395 85.5 191 82.7 204 88.7 .065
 Emotional Abuse 458 99.1 228 99.1 230 99.6 .156
 Harassment 364 78.8 182 78.8 182 79.5 .856
Self-Reported Health Problems
  “nervous” or “uptight” 409 88.5 201 87.0 208 90.0 .246
  “sad” or “depressed” 416 90.0 209 90.5 207 89.6 .751
  “fatigue” or “difficulty sleeping” 424 91.8 210 90.9 214 92.6 .399
  “Pain (e.g. headaches, joint pain”) 358 77.5 179 77.5 179 78.2 1.000
  1. aInclusive of woman, trans woman, genderqueer, 2-spirited, no option that applies
  2. bInclusive of women who had separated and those who never lived with the abusive partner
  3. cbased on cut-scores for 4 subscales of the Composite Abuse Scale
  4. dbased on t-tests for continuous variables, ANOVA for categorical variables