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Table 1 Characteristics of long-term evaluated and non-evaluated women meeting the inclusion criteria, June 2004, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

From: Evaluation of psychological support for victims of sexual violence in a conflict setting: results from Brazzaville, Congo

  Women evaluated Women not evaluated Total
  n = 70 n = 108 n = 178
Age (years) 27 [18 – 36] 25 [19 – 36] 26 [19 – 36] p = 0.86*
Number of attackers 2 [1 – 3] 2.5 [1.5 – 4] 2 [1 – 4] p = 0.63*
Time between sexual violence and admission in the programme (weeks) 6 [2 – 17] 4 [2 – 12] 4 [2 – 13] p = 0.52*
Number of psychological interviews 3 [2 – 4] 2 [1 – 3] 2 [1 – 4] p = 0.001*
Pregnancy 13 (18.6%) 6 (5.6%) 19 (10.7%) p = 0.006**
Presence of traumatic lesion after assault 16 (22.9%) 23 (21.3%) 39 (21.9%) p = 0.81**
  1. * Using Kruskal-Wallis non parametric test to compare medians
  2. ** Using chi2 test to compare percentages