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Table 5 The risk of behavioral problems in relation to exposure to multiple adversities

From: Behavior rating and intelligence testing in primary school children exposed to multiple adverse experiences

 Affected studentsNon-affected studentsOR (95% CI)ZP value
Any behavioral abnormality
 Highly exposed (56)36203.32 (1.51–7.24)3.0060.003*
 Less exposed (55)1936
Attention deficit
 Highly exposed (56)30262.58 (1.19–5.61)2.3920.02*
 Less exposed (55)1738
Externalizing behavior
 Highly exposed (56)28285.11 (2.12–12.39)3.6100.000*
 Less exposed (55)946
Internalizing behavior
 Highly exposed (56)24321.68 (0.77–3.65)1.3000.193
 Less exposed (55)1738
  1. *Significant at P < 0.05