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Table 1 Demographic description of the participants

From: Choosing between Internet-based psychodynamic versus cognitive behavioral therapy for depression: a pilot preference study

   ICBT (N = 30) IPDT (N = 14)
Gender Female 20 (66.7%) 10 (71.4%)
  Male 10 (33.3%) 4 (28.6%)
Age Mean (SD) 46.0 (13.1) 44.4 (12.9)
  Min - Max 25 – 72 21 – 65
Marital status Married or co-habiting 19 (63.3%) 10 (71.4%)
  Other 11 (36.7%) 4 (28.6%)
Educational level College or university, at least 3 years 24 (80.0%) 9 (64.3%)
  College or university, shorter than 3 years 3 (10.0%) 2 (14.3%)
  Other 3 (10.0%) 3 (21.4%)
Employment status Employed 26 (86.7%) 10 (71.4%)
  Other 4 (13.3%) 4 (28.6%)
Medication status at intake Present 5 (16.7%) 4 (28.6%)
  Prior history 8 (26.7%) 4 (28.6%)
  No history 17 (56.7%) 6 (42.9%)
Psychological treatment Prior history 17 (56.7%) 7 (50.0%)
  No history 13 (43.3%) 7 (50.0%)
Depression at intake In acute episode 20 (66.7%) 8 (57.1%)
  In partial remission 10 (33.3%) 6 (42.9%)
Comorbidity at intake Social anxiety disorder 8 (26.7%) 5 (35.7%)
  Generalized anxiety disorder 7 (23.3%) 3 (21.4%)
  Panic disorder 1 (3.3%) 1 (7.1%)
  Obsessive compulsive disorder 1 (3.3%) 0 (0.0%)
  Post-traumatic stress disorder 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
  Any anxiety disorder 13 (43.3%) 9 (64.3%)
Strength of preference Mean (SD) 2.90 (0.85) 2.93 (1.07)
  Min – Max 1 – 4 1 – 4
  1. Note: ICBT = Internet-based cognitive-behavioral therapy; IPDT = Internet-based psychodynamic therapy.