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Table 2 Prevalence of childhood trauma in pregnant women and expecting men

From: Cumulative childhood trauma and complex psychiatric symptoms in pregnant women and expecting men

Variables Women (n = 2853)
n (%)
Men (n = 561)
n (%)
Group differences (women vs men) p-value1
Any type of trauma 999 (35.0) 156 (27.8) .001
Single trauma 508 (17.8) 88 (14.8) .002
Cumulative trauma 491 (17.2) 68 (12.1)
Physical abuse 224 (7.9) 50 (8.9) .40
Sexual abuse 330 (11.6) 18 (3.2) < .001
Emotional abuse 543 (19.0) 75 (13.4) .001
Emotional neglect 305 (10.7) 44 (7.8) .04
Physical neglect 552 (19.3) 97 (17.3) .26
  1. 1Given the 5 types of trauma, we corrected for multiple analyses using Bonferroni correction by dividing the significance level of 0.05 by 5. The significance level was then fixed at p = 0.01.