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Table 2 Self-reported psychological distress in adolescent Moroccan males by psychosocial variable groups

From: Mental health profile and its relation with parental alcohol use problems and/or the experience of abuse in a sample of Moroccan high school students: an explorative study

 CG (n = 108)PAP (n = 18)PPA (n = 22)PAP + PPA (n = 16)Difference between groups
M (SD)M (SD)M (SD)M (SD)Test-stat (H)p valuePost hoc
Somatization0.90 (0.71)0.94 (0.94)1.07 (0.72)1.63 (0.87)10.420.02CG < PAP + PPA*
PAP < PAP + PPA*
PPA < PAP + PPA*
Obsessive compulsiveness1.47 (0.80)1.65 (1.08)1.53 (0.92)1.75 (0.50)1.730.63NS
Psychoticism1.17 (0.80)1.3 (1.00)1.46 (0.77)1.55 (0.75)4.850.18NS
Depression1.01 (0.82)1.17 (1.00)1.07 (0.83)1.27 (0.49)2.850.41NS
Interpersonal sensitivity1.13 (0.83)1.15 (0.89)1.00 (0.77)1.55 (0.89)3.930.27PPA < PAP + PPA*
Hostility1.10 (0.72)1.21 (0.93)1.18 (0.69)1.67 (0.79)7.260.06CG < PAP + PPA*
PPA < PAP + PPA*
Phobic anxiety0.89 (0.74)0.91 (0.83)1.04 (0.81)1.25 (0.90)2.490.48NS
Anxiety1.16 (0.70)1.22 (0.82)1.25 (0.75)1.69 (0.79)5.930.11CG < PAP + PPA*
Paranoid ideation1.26 (0.73)1.35 (0.89)1.60 (1.00)1.61 (0.86)3.850.28NS
GSI1.12 (0.66)1.28 (0.8)1.19 (0.7)1.56 (0.54)6.280.10CG < PAP + PPA*
  1. CG comparison group, PAP adolescents reporting parental alcohol use problems, PPA adolescents reporting the experience of physical and/or psychological abuse, PAP + PPA adolescents reporting both parental alcohol use problems and the experience of physical and/or psychological abuse
  2. *p < 0.05