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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: A school based study of psychological disturbance in children following the Omagh bomb

Characteristic Mean SD Proportion
Age (Mean) 11.4 1.44  
IES (Mean) 15.65 9.73  
BDS (Mean) 8.67 5.22  
SCAS (Mean) 27.42 17.26  
Gender    
Male    48.7
Female    51.3
Previous psychological treatment (yes)    2.9
Physically injured (yes)    1.2
Perceived life threat (yes)    1.5
Witnessed serious injury (yes)    11.1
Witness people dying (yes)    7.6
Witnessed people dead (yes)    5.6
Post-event support (yes)    2.3
Family structure    
Living with both parents    85.3
Living with single parent    10.8
Reconstituted family    3.1
In state or foster care    0.7
Parental employment    
Both parents employed    75.1
Mother employed - father unemployed    1.5
Father employed - mother unemployed    17.7
Both parents not employed    5.8