Table 2

Victim-to-victimiser cycle summarised: male subjects

Not a perpetrator Perpetrator Total
χ 2=63.1, d.f.=1, P < 0.001, odds ratio=4.5, 95% CI 3.05-6.65.
Not a victim 466 (76%) 146 (24%) 612
89% of non-perpetrators 65% of perpetrators 82%
Previously a victim 56 (41%) 79 (59%) 135
11% of non-perpetrators 35% of perpetrators 18%
Total 522 (70%) 225 (30%) 747