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Table 1 Descriptive information on predictor and outcome variables (n = 95)

From: Quality of life, delinquency and psychosocial functioning of adolescents in secure residential care: testing two assumptions of the Good Lives Model

Variables M SD Range α
Risk and protective factors
 Total risk score 17.83 5.3 5–33  
 Protective score 7.83 2.2 2–12  
Predictor variables (Time 1)
Coping
 Active coping 14.73 3.4 7.5–24.5 .84
 Passive coping 14.16 3.0 8.0–23.0 .76
Subjective QoL domains
 Living situation 3.45 1.2 1.0–6.0  
 Social participation 5.24 .7 3.0–6.7  
 Finances 4.02 1.5 1.0–7.0  
 Health 5.36 .7 3.0–6.6  
 Family relations 5.83 1.0 2.2–7.0  
 Safety 5.76 .7 3.6–7.0  
 Positive esteem 6.61 .6 4.2–7.0  
 Negative esteem 6.32 1.0 3.3–7.0  
 Fulfilment 5.71 1.0 3.1–7.0  
 Framework 6.35 .7 3.7–7.0  
Outcome variables (Time 4)
 Delinquency 19.20 30.9 0–137  
 Psychosocial problems 10.49 5.9 1.0–27.0  
  1. QoL quality of life