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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of subjects

From: Pretreatment Beck Depression Inventory score is an important predictor for Post-treatment score in infertile patients: a before-after study

Characteristic   No. Mean(± SD) or %
Age (y)   251 28.9 ± 5.5
Duration of infertility (y)   251 6.9 ± 4.5
No. of previous treatment   251 1.3 ± 1.4
Education No education 6 2.4
  Primary school 36 14.3
  Junior school 60 23.9
  High school 12 4.8
  Intermediate education 88 35.1
  University 49 19.5
Type of infertility Primary 230 91.6
  Secondary 21 8.4
Cause of infertility Male 86 34.3
  Female 108 43
  Combined 32 12.7
  Unexplained 25 10
Result of β-hCG Positive 61 24.3
  Negative 190 75.7