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Table 2 Prior referrals and re-referrals

From: Mental disorders and criminal re-referrals in juveniles who sexually offended

  Total (N = 98) JSOs with child victims (N = 18) Solo JSOs (N = 28) Group JSOs (N = 52)  
  % (N) % (N) % (N) % (N) χ 2; df = 2; p
Prior to index referral      
Total offense history 64 (63) 61 (11) 68 (19) 64 (33) 0.25; .NS
- 1 > sexual offense 41 (40) 50 (9) 46 (13) 35 (18) 1.82; .NS
- Other offense 54 (53) 39 (7) 50 (14) 62 (32) 3.02; .NS
Re-referral      
Total reoffending 82 (80) 78 (14) 71 (20) 89 (46) 3.74; .NS
- Sexual reoffending 7 (7) 11 (2) 7 (2) 6 (3) 0.58; .NS
- Other reoffending 80 (78) 67 (12) 71 (20) 89 (46) 5.52; .NS
  1. NS = not significant.
  2. N = Number; df = degrees of freedom.