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Table 1 Behavioral characteristics of adolescents

From: Non suicidal self injury and suicidal behavior among adolescents: co-occurrence and associated risk factors

  n = 730
Variables Category Number % M ± SD (R = Range)
NSSI behavior No NSSI 403 55.2  
Minor NSSI only 188 25.8  
Moderate /Severe NSSI only 25 3.42  
Both type of NSSI 114 15.6  
Method of NSSI Performed(n = 327) Only one type 87 27.0 2.63 ± 1.71 (R = 1–10)
Two to five type 217 66.0
Six or more type 23 7.0
Frequency of NSSI performed (n = 327)     9.12 ± 9.95 (Range = 1–102)
Suicidal Behavior No Suicidal Behavior 599 82.1 4.44 ± 2.30 (R = 3–13)
Suicidal Behavior 131 17.9
Depression Minimal range 440 60.3 13.36 ± 10.31 (R = 0–53)
Mild depression 120 16.4
Moderate depression 95 13.0
Severe depression 75 10.3
Self-esteem Low self-esteem 75 10.3 24.53 ± 7.24 (R = 0–30)
High self-esteem 655 89.7