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Table 2 Prevalence of confirmatory responses to questions on suicidal expressions during recent year--stratified for gender and country

From: Suicidal expressions among young people in Nicaragua and Cambodia: a cross-cultural study

Suicidal expressions Boys Girls
  Nicaragua
n = 188
%
Cambodia
n = 151
%
p Nicaragua
n = 180
%
Cambodia
n = 165
%
p
Life weariness 34.0 26.5 n.s. 34.4 24.8 n.s.
Death thought 36.2 25.8 .042 43.3 26.1 .001
Death wishes 25.0 14.6 .018 33.9 17.6 .001
Suicide ideation 17.6 8.6 .017 27.8 13.3 .001
Plans/attempt 10.1 16.6 n.s. 12.8 12.7 n.s.
Any expression 57.4 54.3 n.s. 63.3 49.1 .008