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Table 1 Sociodemographic and psychiatric characteristics of the ROM reference (n=1294) and patient (n=5269) groups

From: Reference values for generic instruments used in routine outcome monitoring: the leiden routine outcome monitoring study

  ROM reference group ROM patient group
Gender (%)   
 Male 481 (37.2) 1864 (35.4)
 Female 813 (62.8) 3405 (64.6)
Age (mean, SD) in years 40.3 (12.6) 37.7 (12.0)
 Male 41.3 (12.6) 39.1 (11.9)
 Female 39.8 (12.6) 36.9 (12.0)
Marital status (%)   
 Married/cohabitating 890 (68.8) 25.19 (47.8)*
 Divorced/separated/widow 77 (6.0) 688 (13.1)*
 Single 327 (25.2) 1730 (32.8)*
Housing situation (%)   
 Living alone 201 (15.5) 1128 (21.4)*
 Living with partner 903 (69.8) 2568 (48.7)*
 Living with family 190 (14.7) 1241 (23.6)*
Educational status (%)   
 Lower 295 (22.8) 2112 (40.1)*
 Higher 999 (77.2) 2824 (53.6)*
Employment status (%)   
 Employed part-time 512 (39.6) 1141 (21.7)*
 Employed full-time 552 (42.7) 1105 (21.0)*
 Unemployed/retired 194 (15.0) 1337 (25.4)*
 Work-related disability (%) 36 (2.7) 1354 (25.7)*
Ethnic background (%)   
 Dutch 1163 (89.9) 4335 (82.3)
 Other ethnicity 131 (10.1) 934 (17.7)
MINI diagnoses (%)   
 Currently None 1153 (89.1) 0**
 Anxiety disorder 53 (4.1) 1449 (27.5)
 Mood disorder 7 (0.5) 1573 (29.9)
 Somatoform disorder 41 (3.2) 403 (7.6)
 Anxiety & Mood disorders 7 (0.5) 1257 (23.9)
 Anxiety & Somatoform disorders 9 (0.7) 172 (3.3)
 Mood & Somatoform disorders 1 (0.1) 228 (4.3)
 Anxiety & Mood & Somatoform 2 (0.2) 187 (3.5)
 Total Anxiety disorder 71 (5.5) 3065 (58.2)
 Total Mood disorder 17 (1.3) 3245 (61.6)
 Total Somatoform disorder 53 (4.1) 990 (18.8)
  1. ROM: Routine outcome monitoring.
  2. *No data from 332 (6.3%) patients.
  3. **Selection criterion.