Table 1: Sociodemographic characteristics of the studied children.

Number ( )Percent (%)

Orphanage
 I8130.56
 II14759.47
 III3713.96
Gender
 Male19071.7
 Female 7528.3
Age (years)
 6-710840.75
 8-97026.41
 10–128732.82
Reasons for institutionalization
 Abandonment 14655.09
 Orphanage6424.15
 Disturbed family5520.75
Moves between institution
 115056.6
 29736.6
 3186.8
Gender of caregivers
 Male6725.3
 Female 19874.7
Stability of caregivers
 Stable17164.5
 Unstable 9435.5
Length of institution
 Less than or equal to 2 years19071.7
 More than 2 years 7528.3