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Table 3 Prevalence of exposure to violence among adolescents 14–17 years old from Argentina and the oPt, by gender (N = 4524)

From: Country and gender differences in the association between violence and cigarette smoking among youth

  Girls (N = 2310) Boys (N = 2214)
  Argentina
N = 1575
N (%)a
oPt
N = 735
N (%)a
p-value Argentina
N = 1322
N (%)a
oPt
N = 892
N (%)a
p-value
Verbal violence
 From family 515 (32.6) 355 (48.4) < 0.001 275 (20.1) 419 (47.1) < 0.001
Physical violence
 From family 270 (16.8) 362 (49.3) < 0.001 145 (10.6) 503 (56.4) < 0.001
 From non-family 183 (12.1) 726 (98.8) < 0.001 319 (26.2) 864 (96.8) < 0.001
 From family or non-family 391 (24.8) 732 (99.6) < 0.001 418 (33.3) 880 (98.6) < 0.001
Verbal or physical violence
 From family 569 (35.9) 456 (62.2) < 0.001 315 (23.2) 595 (66.8) < 0.001
 From family or non-family 651 (41.2) 732 (99.6) < 0.001 528 (41.1) 881 (98.7) < 0.001
  1. aWeighted percentages based on non-missing values