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Table 3 Hierachical logistic regression analysis predicting recidivism from different types of childhood maltreatment and mental health problems

From: Type of childhood maltreatment and the risk of criminal recidivism in adult probationers: a cross-sectional study

Variables Step 1 Step 2 Step 3
Demographic variables
 Age 1.009 (0.980-1.040) 1.027 (0.993-1.062) 1.027 (0.991-1.064)
 Gender 0.599 (0.218-1.644) 0.581 (0.200-1.690) 0.575 (0.186-1.776)
 Living alone 0.559 (0.259-1.206) 0.456 (0.199-1.044) 0.462 (0.187-1.146)
 Education level 0.746 (0.454-1.225) 0.759 (0.443-1.302) 0.909 (0.508-1.627)
Mental Health problem
 At least one psychiatric disorder   3.791 (1.703-8.443)** 4.257 (1.795-10.079)**
 K-DERS   0.980 (0.958-1.002) 0.976 (0.952-1.000)
 CD-RISC   0.983 (0.961-1.007) 0.991 (0.967-1.016)
Types of childhood maltreatment
 Emotional neglect    1.845 (0.745-4.571)
 Emotional abuse    0.792 (0.163-3.853)
 Physical neglect    2.862 (1.213-6.752)**
 Physical abuse    0.753 (0.281-2.021)
 Sexual abuse    1.611 (0.541-4.795)
 -2 log likelihood ratio 195.994 182.336 170.962
 Δχ2(df)   13.659 (3)** 11.373 (5)**
 ΔR2   0.111 0.186
  1. Note: *p < .05, **p < .01, ***p < .001, CD-RISC Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale, K-DERS Korean version of Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale