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Table 5 Percentage of respondents rating each type of intervention as "helpful" or "harmful" for the person in the depression vignette (by sample)

From: Depression literacy among Australians of Chinese-speaking background in Melbourne, Australia

  Australian Japanese Chinese Australian Australian Japanese Chinese Australian
1. Physical activity 92.0 69.4 97.5 0.8 3.6 0.5
2. Read about problem 79.3 60 64.6 4.1 7.6 4.1
3. Get out more 87.0 67.0 60.2 0.4 3.0 8.9
4. Learn to relax 83.6 38.0 83.1 1.5 7.6 0
5. Cut out alcohol 56.0 10.0 82.6 4.7 17.2 4.6
6. Psychotherapy 44.1 49.0 89.8 10.0 7.4 0
7. Cognitive behavioral treatment NA NA 69.6 NA NA 0.5
8. Hypnosis 22.4 28.0 27.8 17.0 14.2 7.2
9. Psychiatric ward 16.4 13.6 15.0 53.3 43.0 34.2
10. Electroconvulsive treatment (ECT) 5.9 2.2 9.4 69.4 50.2 16.1
11. Occasional drink 44.4 31.4 10.3 15.4 17.4 44.1
12. Taking Chinese nutritional foods/supplements NA NA 32.6 NA NA 11.9
13. Qigong NA NA 26.9 NA NA 9.3
14. Changing fungshui NA NA 5.8 NA NA 27.7
15. Traditional Chinese worship NA NA 4.2 NA NA 51.6