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Table 3 Mean scores, standard deviation (SD) for YSR-syndromes as related to gender and country

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

YSR syndrome Mean (SD) P Mean (SD) P
  Boys   Girls  
  Nicaragua
n = 188
Cambodia
n = 151
  Nicaragua
n = 180
Cambodia
n = 165
 
Anxious depressed 4.3 (2.6) 8.2(3.5) 0.00 5.2(2.9) 9.7(4.0) 0.00
Withdrawn depressed 3.9 (1.9) 4.3(2.4) n.s. 4.1(2.1) 4.9(2.5) 0.00
Somatic Complaints 3.1(2.3) 6.3(3.2) 0.00 4.0(2.2) 6.9(3.2) 0.00
Social Problems 4.5(2.4) 6.4(3.2) 0.00 4.4(2.5) 7.1(2.8) 0.00
Thought Problem 2.8(2.1) 5.3(3.2) 0.00 2.5(1.9) 4.9(3.2) 0.00
Attention Problems 4.5(2.3) 7.6(3.0) 0.00 4.2(2.3) 8.1(2.6) 0.00
Rule breaking Behavior 4.8(2.8) 4.3(2.8) n.s. 3.1(2.3) 3.1(2.2) n.s.
Aggressive Behavior 6.8(3.5) 8.4(3.8) 0.00 6.4(3.2) 8.8(4.1) 0.00
Internalizing Syndrome 11.6(5.8) 18.7(7.2) 0.00 13.6(6.1) 21.3(8.2) 0.00
Externalizing Syndrome 11.8 (5.8) 12.7(5.8) n.s. 9.5(5.0) 11.9(5.3) 0.00
Total problem score 38.3 (16.5) 47.5 (14.1) 0.00 37.4 (17.2) 49.2 (14.7) 0.00