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Table 5 Causes of reported cases of SGBV

From: Assessing reported cases of sexual and gender-based violence, causes and preventive strategies, in European asylum reception facilities

  Residents Professionals TOTAL
Causes of reported SGBV Female N (%) Male N (%) p Female N (%) Male N (%) p Resid N (%) Profs N (%) p
Coping (frustration & stress management) 14 (8.7) 24 (14.9) 0.709 30 (22.6) 20 (15.0) 0.369 38 (23.6) 50 (37.6) 0.008
Different cultural/ethnic backgrounds & practices 15 (9.3) 16 (9.9) 0.310 14 (10.5) 13 (9.8) 0.831 31 (19.3) 27 (20.3) 0.884
Communication problem 8 (5.0) 8 (5.0) 0.426 8 (6.0) 7 (5.3) 1.000 16 (9.9) 15 (11.3) 0.849
Asylum procedure related 5 (3.1) 17 (10.6) 0.102 1 (0.8) 4 (3.0) 0.179 22 (13.7) 5 (3.8) 0.004
Bad accommodation 8 (5.0) 6 (3.7) 0.252 5 (3.8) 1 (0.8) 0.218 14 (8.7) 6 (4.5) 0.170
Multifactorial 1 (0.6) 8 (5.0) 0.088 4 (3.0) 5 (3.8) 0.732 9 (5.6) 9 (6.8) 0.808
Competence staff 0 (0.0) 9 (5.6) 0.012 7 (5.3) 5 (3.8) 0.774 9 (5.6) 12 (9.0) 0.363
Alcohol Abuse 1 (0.6) 1 (0.6) 1.000 2 (1.5) 5 (3.8) 0.246 2 (1.2) 7 (5.3) 0.084
Food 3 (1.9) 4 (2.5) 1.000 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 7 (4.3) 0 (0.0) 0.017
I don’t know 7 (4.3) 3 (1.9) 0.053 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 10 (6.2) 0 (0.0) 0.002
Others 2 (1.2) 1 (0.6) 0.563 1 (0.8) 1 (0.8) 1.000 3 (1.9) 2 (1.5) 1.000
Missing 214 54
TOTAL 64 (39.8) 97 (60.2) 0.013 72 (54.1) 61 (45.9) 0.501 375 (66.7) 187 (33.3) 0.000
  1. Bolded significant p-value < 0.05