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Table 1 Demographics of the sex offender population

From: An examination of the relationship between childhood abuse, anger and violent behavior among a sample of sex offenders

  All (n = 571) Rapists (n = 124) Child molesters (n = 438)
Anger 227 (39.8 %) 76 (61.3 %) 146 (33.3 %)
Violence 122 (21.4 %) 74 (59.7 %) 44 (10.1 %)
Verbal 171 (30 %) 79 (63.7 %) 87 (19.9 %)
Weapon 87 (15.3 %) 64 (51.6 %) 20 (4.6 %)
Hx of abuse 224 (41.6 %) 44 (36.7 %) 178 (43.4 %)