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Table 2 Comparisons between different subgroups of 606 delinquents

From: Mortality of young offenders: a national register-based follow-up study of 15- to 19-year-old Finnish delinquents referred for forensic psychiatric examination between 1980 and 2010

  Deaths n (%) HR CI 95% p
Gender
 Boys 121/551 (22.0) 0.85 0.48–1.51 NS
 Girls 13/55 (23.6) Ref   
Age
 Minors 50/259 (19.3) 0.76 0.54–1.08 NS
 Young adults 84/347 (24.2) Ref   
Criminal history
 Violent 121/506 (23.9) 2.01 1.14–3.57 0.009
 Non-violent 13/100 (13.0) Ref   
Diagnosis
 Schizophrenia spectrum disorders 8/57 (14.0) 0.62 0.31–1.28 NS
 CD/PD 116/479 (24.2) Ref   
Comorbid alcohol abuse/dependence
 Yes 59/275 (21.5) 1.10 0.78–1.55 NS
 No 75/331 (22.7) Ref   
  1. HR hazard ratio, CI confidence interval, CD conduct disorder, PD personality disorder