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Table 3 Child Respondent Demographics and Scale Scores (n = 352)

From: Validation of the UCLA Child Post traumatic stress disorder-reaction index in Zambia

Age in years, Mean (range) 12.8 (6 - 15)
Gender N (%)  
   Male 7 (2%)
   Female 345 (98%)
Currently in School N (%)  
   Yes 296 (84.3%)
   No 55 (15.7%)
Scale Score*, Mean (SD)  
   PTSD-RI scale (20 items) 16.1 (17.3)
   Locally-specific scale (18 items) 13.9 (16.5)
   Total Scale (38 items) 30.0 (32.9)
  1. * The range of possible scores for each of these scales are: PTSD-RI - 0-66 points, Locally-specific scale - 0-72 points, and total scale - 0-135 points.