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Table 3 Logistic regression coefficients predicting general recidivism from dynamic risk factors and different types of child abuse victimization separately for male and female juvenile offenders

From: Child maltreatment victimization by type in relation to criminal recidivism in juvenile offenders

  Male Juvenile Offenders     Female Juvenile Offenders    
(n = 10,111) (n = 3502)
Gender B S.E. Wald Exp(B) B S.E. Wald Exp(B)
Step 1         
 School .03 .01 9.02** 1.03 .01 .02 .6 1,01
 Relationship .12 .02 53.98*** 1.12 .09 .03 12.24*** 1,10
 Family .02 .01 8.79** 1.02 −.00 .01 .09 1,00
 Alcohol/drugs abuse .07 .02 16.26*** 1.07 −.03 .03 1.16 ,97
 Skills .01 .01 2.45 1.01 .04 .02 6.33* 1,04
 Attitude .04 .01 10.88** 1.04 .02 .02 .61 1.02
 Aggression .06 .02 14.20*** 1.06 .12 .03 18.33*** 1.13
 MH problems .06 .05 1.45 1.06 .08 .08 1.04 1.09
 ∆χ 2(df) 590.10 (8)*** 132.07 (8)***
Step 2         
 Physical abuse .06 .06 1.01 1.06 .05 .08 .34 1.05
 Sexual abuse −.17 .11 2.33 .84 −.02 .11 .03 .98
 Neglect .16 .05 8.75** 1.17 .07 .08 .62 1.07
 Constant −1.22 .06 466.50*** .29 −1.63 .11 209.98*** .20
 ∆χ 2(df) 12.95 (3)** 1.19 (3)
Total χ 2(df) 604.05 (11)*** 133.26 (11)***
  1. Note: * p < .05, ** p < .01, *** p < .001