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Table 1 Demographic characteristics

From: Mental health of refugees following state-sponsored repatriation from Germany

   Pre-Test Post-Test Statistics  
   Total
(n = 47)
Returned with VARP
(n = 25)
Not returned
(n = 8)
  
Sex N (%) Male 25 (53.2) 12 (48.0) 4 (50.0) Fisher's Exact p = 1.0
  Female 22 (46.8) 13 (52.0) 4 (50.0)   
Age in years M (SD )   48.7 (17.2) 53.5 (17.4) 46.4 (11.7) Fisher's Exact p = .4
Older than 60 years (%)   9 (19.1) 6 (24.0) 0 (0)   
Marital status (%) Single 7 (14.9) 2 (8.0) - (-) Chi 2 (3) = 5.1 p = .2
  Married 29 (61.7) 14 (56.0) 8 (-)   
  Divorced 6 (12.8) 4 (16.0) - (-)   
  Widowed 5 (10.6) 5 (20.0) - (-)   
Country of origin Bosnia 9 (19.1) 6 (24.0) 2 (25.0) Chi 2 (3) = 4.2 p = .1
  Serbia 16 (34.0) 11 (44.0) 1 (12.5)   
  Kosovo 12 (25.5) 5 (20.0) 5 (62.5)   
  Turkey 5 (10.6) 3 (12.0) - (-)   
  Iraq 5 (10.6) - (-)    
Number of children M ( SD)   4.2 (3.2) 4.6 (2.7) 5.14 (4.1) U = 73.0 p = .9
School aged children N (%) Total 19 (40.4) 12 (48.0) 4 (50.0) Chi 2 (2) = 3.6 p = .2
  In school 19 (100.0) 4 (33.0) 4 (100.0)   
  Not in school - (-) 6 (50.0) - (-)   
Duration of stay in Germany in years M (SD)   13.1 (4.2) 13.0 (3.5) 13.4 (.9) t (17.7) = -.5 p = .6
  Minimum 3 3 12   
  Maximum 18 17 14   
Education in years M (SD)   7.7 (4.9) 6.5 (5.1) 10.2 (.5) t (4.2) = -.7 p = .5