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Table 1 Demographic and judicial characteristics of detainees

From: Prevalence of psychiatric disorders, comorbidity patterns, and repeat offending among male juvenile detainees in South Korea: a cross-sectional study

Characteristic Detainees (n = 173)
Age (years), mean (SD) 17.5 (1.1)
School drop- out, N (%) 42 (24.3)
Yearly family income > $25,000, N (%) 104 (60.1)
Paternal education ≥ college education, N (%) 25 (14.5)
Maternal education ≥ college education, N (%) 20 (11.6)
Living arrangements, N (%)
 With both parents 57 (32.9)
 With a single parent 97 (56.1)
 No parents 19 (11.0)
 Recidivism, N (%) 154 (89)
Type of index offense, N (%)
 Property crime 86 (49.7)
 Violent crime 68 (39.3)
 Sex crime 34 (19.7)
 Drug crime 1 (0.6)
 Domestic violence 1 (0.6)
 Traffic offenses 42 (24.3)
 Obstruction of justice 7 (4.0)
 Drunk driving 2 (1.2)
 Others 20 (11.6)
  1. SD standard deviation