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Table 3 The association of sexual offending, history of other previous crimes, and reoffending with behavioural variables

From: Internalizing and externalizing problems, depression, and self-esteem in non-detained male juvenile offenders

Criminal characteristics Sexual offending History of other previous crimes Reoffending
  Mean (SD) (df = 115) t-Test Mean (SD) (df = 107) t-Test Mean (SD) (df = 109) t-Test
  Only sex (N = 46) Non-sex (N = 71)   No (N = 52) Yes (N = 57)   No (N = 77) Yes (N = 34)  
Internalizing problems YSR 7.3 (5.9) 10.1 (7.8) 2.2* 9.3 (7.2) 10.0 (7.7) .5 8.9 (7.0) 10.8 (8.4) 1.2
Externalizing problems YSR 10.8 (6.6) 13.2 (7.7) 1.8 11.4 (7.2) 12.8 (7.2) 1.0 11.2 (6.7) 13.7 (7.7) 1.7
CES-D 14.0 (10.9) 17.2 (12.3) 1.5 17.4 (11.7) 16.5 (12.4) .4 16.0 (12.1) 19.3 (11.4) 1.4
Self-esteem 27.0 (6.2) 26.1 (6.0) .8 25.8 (7.0) 26.1 (5.6) .3 25.9 (6.5) 25.9 (6.0) .0
  1. Note: *p < .05, **p < .01.