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Table 2 Types of traumatic events experienced

From: Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms among trauma-exposed adolescents from low- and middle-income countries

Traumatic event N (%)
Natural disaster 1158 (34.4)
Serious accident 626 (18.6)
War exposure 495 (14.7)
Direct victim of domestic violence 519 (15.4)
Witnessing domestic violence 643 (19.1)
Other direct violence exposure 667 (19.8)
Witnessing other violence 1362 (40.5)
Facing a dead body 956 (28.4)
Touched private parts without permission 339 (14.4)
Violent death or serious injury of a close person 1140 (33.9)
Exposure to medical treatments/procedures 653 (19.4)
Forced to have sex 108 (4.6)
Death of a close person 2348 (69.7)
Other traumatic event 924 (27.7)