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Table 3 Prevalence of scores in the ‘close to average’, ‘slightly raised’, ‘high’ and ‘very high’ range for total SDQ and three SDQ subscales

From: Mental health problems in a regional population of Australian adolescents: association with socio-demographic characteristics

Score range Outcome (N = 6973)   
Total SDQ Internalising Externalising Prosocial
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Close to average 4041 (59.5) 4074 (60.0) 4185 (61.6) 4400 (64.8)
Slightly raised 927 (13.6) 1074 (15.8) 1099 (16.2) 1001 (14.7)
High 533 (7.9) 425 (6.2) 742 (10.9) 786 (11.6)
Very high 1292 (19.0) 1220 (18.0) 767 (11.3) 606 (8.9)