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Table 2 Frequencies of reported traumas on the CATS

From: Assessing post-traumatic stress disorder in South African adolescents: using the child and adolescent trauma survey (CATS) as a screening tool

Event Happened to Me Happened to Someone I Know Well
  Number % Number %
Badly bitten by a dog or another animal 8 13.8 15 25.9
Badly scared or hurt by a gang or criminal 4 6.9 17 29.3
Badly beaten 1 1.7 14 24.1
Shot or stabbed 0 0 16 27.6
Terrible fire or explosion 0 0 7 12.1
Chemical or other deadly poisoning 1 1.7 4 6.9
Bad storm, flood, tornado, hurricane or earthquake 2 3.4 6 10.3
Bad car, boat, bike, train, or plane accident 3 5.2 18 31
Other very bad accident 5 8.6 9 15.5
Got sick and almost died or died 5 8.6 28 48.3
Kidnapped or held captive 0 0 5 8.6
Suicide attempt or died from suicide 4 6.9 19 32.8
I was taken away from my family 1 1.7   
I saw something terrible happen to a stranger 16 27.6   
Other shocking or terrifying event 5 8.6 2 3.4
  1. (n = 58)