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Table 2 Distribution of mental health outcomes by group according to their ACE level

From: Mental health outcomes in communities exposed to Armed Conflict Experiences

Mental health outcome Total Low High p value
n % n % n %
Anxiety disorder 41 22.2 9 13.6 32 26.9 0.038a
Suicide risk 33 17.8 6 9.1 27 22.7 0.021a
Mood disorder 30 16.2 8 12.1 22 18.5 0.260a
TEP 19 10.3 2 3.0 17 14.4 0.021c
Alcohol abuse 15 8.1 3 4.5 12 10.1 0.263c
Psychotic disorder 11 5.9 1 1.5 10 8.4 0.100c
Antisocial disorder 7 3.8 1 1.5 6 5.0 0.424c
Eating disorder 2 1.1 2 3.0 0 0.0 0.126c
Anxiety disorder and mood disorder 17 9.2 4 6.1 13 10.9 0.274a
Anxiety disorder and suicide risk 10 5.4 1 1.5 9 7.6 0.099c
Mood disorder and suicide risk 11 5.9 3 4.5 8 6.7 0.749c
Sample 185   66   119   
  1. ACE, Armed Conflict Experience
  2. **p value < 0.05
  3. aPearson chi square test
  4. cFisher's exact statistic