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Table 2 Descriptive statistics and bivariate correlations

From: Cumulative risk exposure and emotional symptoms among early adolescent girls

Variable N % 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1. Emotional symptoms a         
2. Young relative age (youngest) 2921 35.1 .01        
3. Young relative age (middle) 2565 30.8 -.02 -.49***       
4. Low academic attainment 1902 22.8 .07*** .06*** .01      
5. High academic attainment 1917 23.0 -.05*** -.08*** .01 -.32***     
6. SEN 609 8.3 .06*** .03** .01 -.28*** -.13***    
7. Low family income 2982 35.8 .07*** .00 -.01 -.17*** -.17*** .12***   
8. Caregiving responsibilities 1399 16.8 .12*** .03* -.02 .10*** -.10*** .07*** .15***  
9. Adversity 446 5.4 .02*** .03* -.02 -.07*** -.07*** .05*** .21*** .10***
10. Neighbourhood socioeconomic deprivation b .03* .01 -.01 -.15*** -.15*** .10*** .37*** .11*** .15***
  1. SEN special educational needs
  2. *p < .05; **p < .01; ***p < .001
  3. aM = 4.28, SD = 2.52 (range = 0–10), bM = .24, SD = .14 (range = .01-.81)