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Table 2 Comparison between respondents with and without exposure to physical violence in the last 12 months

From: Physical violence and health-related quality of life: Danish cross-sectional analyses

  2000 2005
Violence Exposed Unexposed chi2 Exposed Unexposed chi2
All 520   10,043    296   4,906   
Gender
Males 312 60% 4,729 47% p < 0.01 155 52% 2,252 46% p < 0.01
Females 208 40% 5,314 53%   141 48% 2,654 54%  
Age
16-29 yrs 313 60% 1,838 18% p < 0.01 143 48% 716 15% p < 0.01
30-39 yrs 98 19% 1,808 18%   68 23% 857 17%  
40-49 yrs 58 11% 2,014 20%   43 15% 1,012 21%  
50-59 yrs 35 7% 2,009 20%   29 10% 1,015 21%  
60+ yrs 16 3% 2,374 24%   13 4% 1,306 27%  
Education
Less than 10 years 64 12% 1,734 17% p < 0.01 19 6% 578 12% p < 0.01
10 years 61 12% 521 5%   28 9% 236 5%  
11-12 years 110 21% 2,457 24%   53 18% 1,067 22%  
13-14 years 155 30% 3,091 31%   100 34% 1,669 34%  
15+ years 89 17% 2,065 21%   74 25% 1,243 25%  
Currently under education 34 7% 108 1%   20 7% 63 1%  
Other including unknown 7 1% 67 1%   2 1% 50 1%  
Marital status
Married 123 24% 5,827 58% p < 0.01 76 26% 3,005 61% p = 0.10
Cohabiting 101 19% 1,475 15%   63 21% 705 14%  
Single 283 54% 2,676 27%   157 53% 1,1795 24%  
Unknown 13 3% 65 1%   - 0% 1 0%  
Living with children 179 34% 3,073 31% p = 0.07 104 35% 1,499 31%  
Weekly alcohol intake
14 or less 368 71% 8,310 83% p < 0.01 218 74% 3,912 80% p = 0.04
15-21 units 74 14% 967 10%   39 13% 491 10%  
22+ units 78 15% 766 8%   39 13% 503 10%  
User of prescription medication 111 21% 3,341 33% p < 0.01 90 30% 1,864 38% p = 0.01
EQ-5D index score (mean, sd) 0.88 (0.15) 0.88 (0.16) p = 0.94a -   -   
SF-6D index score (mean, sd) 0.79 (0.11) 0.81 (0.12) p = 0.01a 0.78 (0.11) 0.82 (0.11) p < 0.01a
  1. a indicate t-test.