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Table 6 Problems after discharge (N = 46)

From: Looking into the crystal ball: quality of life, delinquency, and problems experienced by young male adults after discharge from a secure residential care setting in the Netherlands

 Total group (N = 46)Class 1 (n = 20)Class 2 (n = 9)Class 3 (n = 12)Class 4 (n = 5)Χ2/Fp-value
Internalising problem behavioura16 (35%)10 (50%)1 (11%)2 (17%)3 (60%)Χ2 = 7.091.056
Externalising problem behavioura16 (35%)8 (40%)3 (33%)2 (17%)3 (60%)Χ2 = 3.389.356
Debts (n = 45)27 (60%)8 (42%)↓7 (78%)8 (67%)4 (80%)Χ2 = 4.419.225
Substance abuse (n = 40)19 (48%)9 (53%)6 (67%)2 (18%)↓2 (67%)Χ2 = 5.745.108
Professional support32 (70%)13 (65%)6 (67%)9 (75%)4 (80%)Χ2 = .708.966
  1. ↑Adjusted residual > 1.96: higher value than expected; ↓Adjusted residual < − 1.96: lower value than expected
  2. aInternalising and externalising problem behaviour were operationalised by scores of the ASR in the borderline and clinical range