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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of participants

From: Effectiveness of a self-help manual on the promotion of resilience in individuals with depression in Thailand: a randomised controlled trial

Demographic characteristics Total Intervention Control
  (N = 56) (n = 27) (n = 29)
  n (%) n % n %
Gender      
Male 15 (26.8) 5 18.5 10 34.5
Female 41 (73.2) 22 81.5 19 65.5
Marital status      
Single 20 (35.7) 11 40.7 9 30.9
Married/de facto 36 (64.3) 16 59.3 20 69.0
Highest level of educational attainment      
Primary school (years 1-6) 20 (35.8) 6 22.2 14 48.3
Secondary & high school      
(years 7-12) 16 (29.4) 8 29.6 8 27.6
Technical & higher education (post year 12) 20 (35.8) 13 48.1 7 24.1
Occupational status      
Studying 4 (7.1) 3 11.1 1 3.4
Paid employment 46 (82.2) 20 74.1 26 89.7
Retired or Unemployed 6 (10.7) 4 14.8 2 6.8
Occupational type      
Skilled 24 (42.9) 17 62.9 13 44.8
Unskilled 22 (39.2) 3 11.1 13 44.8
Others 10 (17.9) 7 25.9 3 10.3
Combined psychological and medication therapy      
Yes 10 (17.9) 4 14.8 6 20.7
No 46 (82.1) 23 85.2 23 79.3
Frequency of outpatient appointments      
Monthly or more frequent 44 (78.6) 21 77.8 23 79.3
Less frequent than monthly 12 (21.4) 6 22.2 6 20.6
Age (years)   M SD M SD
M 42.1 39.4 10.1 44.7 8.8
SD 9.7     
Min 18.0     
Max 58.0