Table 6: Study 2 free list responses, problems of children on the street, all centers ( ).

Q. What are the problems of children who spend time on the street? Number reporting

Begging26
Are needy/poor25
Don't have parents, or relatives/orphan22
Sniff glue/toxic mania21
Don't have a house19
Have a desire to steal to satisfy their wishes17
Kid wants to be free14
Hunger14
Parents force them to be in the street11
Misbehave9
Lack the warmth/attention of parents9
Beating8
Cannot get along with parents/relationship problems8
Don't have friends/laughed at7
Study problems6
Problems of clothes6
Smoking cigarettes6
Alcoholic parent5
When parents are far away5
Are ashamed of begging4
Leave home stealthily (run away without permission)4
Health problems4
Parents make them beg4