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Table 2 Demographic and other key information about the study sample (N = 89)

From: Koori voices: self-harm, suicide attempts, arrests and substance use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adolescents following residential treatment

 MaleFemaleTotalP(Sig)
59 (66.3%)30 (33.7%)89 (100.0%) 
n(%)n(%)n(%) 
Engaged in employment or study before entering PALM23 (62.2%)14 (37.8%)37 (100.0%)0.487
Places lived in the past 6 months   0.108
 1 or 2 places38 (73.1%)12 (30.0%)52 (100.0%) 
 3 or more places21 (56.8%)16 (43.2%)37 (100.0%) 
Court involved50 (74.6%)17 (25.4%)67 (100.0%)0.0007
Days at Palm   0.504
 31 to 60 days28 (70.0%)12 (30.0%)40 (100.0%) 
 More than 60 days31 (63.3%)18 (36.7%)49 (100.0%) 
 M (SD)M (SD)M (SD) 
Age at start of PALM16.68 (0.99)16.46 (1.01)16.63 (1.00)0.147