Table 5

Between-group comparisons of mean changes
Comparison between T1 and T2 Comparison between T1 and T3 Comparison between T2 and T3
Former child soldiers Never recruited Former child soldiers Never recruited Former child soldiers Never recruited Time * Group effect Time * Group effect (boys) Time * Group effect (girls)
Indicator Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) Change, Mean (SD) F(df); p F(df); p F(df); p
Social integration 4.32 (3.36) 1.36 (2.02) 5.45 (4.02) 1.71 (2.54) 1.12 (2.17) .32 (1.77) F(2, 1204)= 113.18; <.000 F(2, 872)= 182.56; <.000 F(2, 328)= 51.89; <.000
Economic opportunities 3.88 (3.56) 3.63 (3.60) 3.68 (3.50) 2.82 (3.46) -.17 (2.74) -.79 (3.57) F(2, 1070)= 3.26; .039 F(2, 780)= .83; .438 F(2, 286)= 25.11; .019
Household wellbeing 1.44 (2.34 1.28 (2.22) 1.86 (2.88) 1.77 (3.04) .44 (2.16) .46 (2.52) F(2, 1138)= .19; .826 F(2, 824)= .28; .755 F(2, 310)= .70; .819
Work satisfaction .65 (2.55) .74 (2.29) .94 (2.55) .57 (2.34) .21 (2.23) -.10 (2.32) F(2,764)=1.98; .139 F(2, 566)= .37; .689 F(2, 194)= .90; .408

Note. T1 represents “pre-intervention”, T2 represents “post-intervention” and T3 represents current study period (April-August 2010).

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Jordans et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:905   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-905

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