Males' total HRBS scores were higher than females' scores.
Scores gained on the HRBS for adolescents aged between 17 and 19 years were higher than the scores of adolescents aged between 14 and 16 years.
Adolescents' total HRBS scores decreased as perceived health status improved.
Adolescents whose school performance was poor had the highest total HRBS scores.
Their total HRBS scores and scores for all subscales were higher than were those for adolescents with medium or high self-esteem (Table 4).