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Table 1 Subject demographic and diagnostic information for subjects with bipolar disorder

From: Ethnicity and suicide attempt: analysis in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

  All Suicide Attempters Non-Attempters
Bipolar* (N) 341 74 267
  White** (N) 305 62 243
  Age (X, SD) 35.64+/-10.54 36.06+/-10.30 35.54+/-10.62
  Females (N): Males (N) 209:132 45:29 164:103
  AAO (X, SD) 20.22,+/- 7.65 19.78+/-8.88 20.34+/-7.38
  DOI (X,SD) 17.67,+/-11.06 19.40+/-11.11 17.21+/-11.02
  Substance abuse (N) 24 8 16
  Alcohol abuse (N) 69 18 51
  Family History (N) 275 53 222
  Psychotic Sx (N) 173 36 137
  Axis-I Comorbidity 84 21 63
  1. Demographic and diagnostic characteristics by life time suicide attempters and non-attempters in bipolar subjects. AAO = Age at Onset, DOI = Duration of illness.
  2. *Subjects with SZA bipolar type were grouped with BD subjects in the statistical analyses.
  3. **White refers to White Europeans.