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Table 4 Coss tabulation between socio demographic factors and neuroleptics prescribed

From: Socio demographic profile and utilization pattern of antipsychotic drugs among schizophrenic inpatients: a cross sectional study from western region of Nepal

Socio demographic factors Antipsychotics prescribed
Aripriprazole Quetiapine Clozapine Risperidone Haloperidol & Olanzapine Haloperidol Olanzapine P Value
N05AX12 N05AH04 N05AH02 N05AX08 - N05AD01 N05AH03  
  > 40 yrs 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 17(45.9) 3(11.5) 14(23.3) 11(15.3) 0.002†
Age <40 yrs 2(100) 5(100) 8(100 20(54.1) 23(88.5) 46(76.7) 61(84.7)  
  Female 0(0) 3(60) 3(37.5) 19(51.4) 5(19.2) 21(35) 29(40.3) 0.156×
Gender Male 2(100) 2(40) 5(62.5) 18(48.6) 21(80.8) 39(65) 43(59.7)  
  Employed 0(0) 0(0) 2(25) 0(0) 2(7.7) 10(16.7) 14(19.4) 0.079×
Employment Unemployed 2(100) 5(100) 6(75) 37(100) 24(92.3) 50(83.3) 58(80.6)  
  >10000/month 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 9(24.3) 4(15.4) 13(21.7) 15(20.8) 0.580×
Monthly income <10000/month 2(100) 5(100) 8(100) 28(75.7) 22(84.6) 47(78.3) 57(79.2)  
  Muslim 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 6(8.3) 0.001†
Christian 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 3(8.1) 0(0) 0(0) 5(6.9)
Buddhist 0(0) 2(40) 8(100) 10(27) 0(0) 7(11.7) 13(18.1)
Religion Hindu 2(100) 3(60) 0(0) 24(64.9) 26(100) 53(88.3) 48(66.7)
  Magar, Pun 0(0) 2(40) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 5(8.3) 4(5.6) 0.001†
Others 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 3(8.1) 3(11.5) 0(0) 11(15.3)
Newar 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 7(18.9) 2(7.7) 3(5) 5(6.9)
Gurung 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 10(27) 0(0) 2(3.3) 9(12.5)
Brahmin 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 2(5.4) 6(23.1) 21(35) 10(13.9)
Chettri 2(100) 3(60) 0(0) 6(16.2) 4(15.4) 13(21.7) 22(30.6)
Ethinicity Dalit 0(0) 0(0) 8(100) 9(24.3) 11(42.3) 16(26.7) 11(15.3)
  Labourer 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 5(8.3) 3(4.2) 0.12×
Farmer 0(0) 0(0) 2(25) 0(0) 2(7,7) 2(3.3) 2(2.8)
Job holder 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 3(5) 9(12.5)
Retired 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 2(5.4) 3(11.5) 7(11.7) 2(2.8)
Others 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 4(10.8) 2(7.7) 813.3) 4(5.6)
Housewife 0(0) 0(0) 0(0) 11(29.7) 3(11.5) 14(23.3) 25(34.7)
Occupation Student 2(100) 5(100) 6(75) 20(54.1) 16(61.5) 21(28.6) 27(37.5)
  1. † p<0.01, statistically significant.
  2. × p>0.05, statistically not significant.