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Table 5 Help-seeking in school by religion, locality and well-being at home, and risk category

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

Variables High risk group (N = 350) Low risk group (N = 341) Pearson χ2; P
Consulted Consulted
Yes (N = 95) No (N = 255) Yes (N = 52) No (N = 289)
% (n) % (n) % (n) % (n)
Religion
 Muslim 30.0 (72) 70.0 (168) 16.2 (18) 83.8 (93) χ2 = 7.6; 0.006
 Druze 18.0 (16) 82.0 (73) 15.3 (33) 84.7 (182) χ2 = 0.32; 0.608
 Christian 33.3 (7) 66.7 (14) 6.7 (1) 93.3 (14) χ2 = 3.6; 0.058
Locality
 1 23.2 (16) 76.8 (53) 22.2 (26) 71.8 (91) χ2 = 0.02; 0.879
 2 17.0 (9) 83.0 (44) 10.4 (14) 89.6 (121) χ2 = 1.5; 0.213
 3 34.4 (43) 65.6 (82) 13.6 (9) 86.9 (57) χ2 = 9.4; 0.002
 4 26.2 (27) 73.8 (76) 13.0 (3) 87.0 (20) χ2 = 1.8; 0.180
How comfortable do you feel at home?
 Very comfortable 25.0 (67) 75.0 (201) 13.5 (42) 86.5 (269) χ2 = 12.5; 0.000
 Not so comfortable 34.5 (28) 64.6 (51) 35.7 (10) 64.3 (18) χ2 = 0.00; 0.979