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Table 3 Selected characteristics of adolescents by risk category

From: Help seeking in school by Israeli Arab minority adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems: results from the Galilee Study

Characteristics Risk category Pearson χ2; p
High-risk group (N = 357) Low-risk group (N = 347)
% (n) % (n)
Gender
 Male 37.0 (132) 50.4 (175) χ2 = 12.959; p = 0.000
 Female 63.0 (225) 49.6 (172)
In welfare care
 Yes 22.7 (79) 14.7 (50) χ2 = 7.120; p = 0.008
 No 77.3 (269) 85.3 (289)
How comfortable do you feel at home?
 Very comfortable 77.3 (272) 91.8 (312) χ2 = 27.6; p = 0.000
 Not so comfortable 22.7 (80) 8.2 (28)