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Table 1 Description of the Sample in Wave 1, Lights4Violence Project

From: Evaluation of the lights4violence program: reduction in machismo and acceptance of violence among adolescents in Europe

  Girls Boys
Control Intervention p-value Control Intervention p-value
N % N %   N % N %  
Age      0,005*      P < .001*
 <  = 13 years 94 26.3 123 36.2   66 31 112 47.7  
 > 13 years 264 73.7 217 63.8   147 69 123 52.3  
Mother's education      0.031*      0.176
 Primary and lower 34 9.6 51 15   26 12.4 40 17  
 secondary/superior 319 90.4 289 85   183 87.6 195 83  
 Missings 5 1.4 0 0   4 1.9 0 0  
Dating violence (n.a = 12)      0.001*      0.105
 I have never been in a dating relationship 171 47.8 116 34.5   80 37.6 64 28.2  
 Yes 67 18.7 69 20.5   36 16.9 41 18.1  
 No 120 33.5 151 44.9   97 45.5 122 53.7  
Parents social support (range; 12, 72)      0.800      0,091
 <  = 54 184 51.4 178 52.4   103 48.4 95 40.4  
 > 54 174 48.6 162 47.6   110 51.6 140 59.6  
Teachers social support (range; 12, 72)      0.029*      0.268
 <  = 50 196 54.7 158 46.5   99 46.5 97 41.3  
 > 50 162 45.3 182 53,5   114 53,5 138 58.7  
Aggressiveness (range; 12. 60)      0.189      0.079
 <  = 27 191 53.4 162 48.4   92 43.2 120 51.5  
 > 27 167 46.6 173 51.6   121 56.8 113 48.5  
 Missings 0 0 5 1.5   0 0 2 0.9  
Empathy (range; 13. 100)      0.857      0.224
 <  = 8 126 35.2 120 36.3   96 45.1 91 39.6  
 > 8 228 63.7 211 63.7   116 54.5 139 60.4  
 Missings 4 1.1 9 2.6   1 0.5 5 2.1  
  1. *p < 0.05