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Table 2 Prevalence and odds of child-reported psychiatric disorders between Roma and non-Roma children in Romania and Bulgaria (N = 2,372)

From: Mental health disparities between Roma and non-Roma children in Romania and Bulgaria

  Proportion of Roma (n =135) Proportion of Non-Roma (n =2237) Adjusted* Odds Ratio (95% CI)
Internalizing Disorders 47.7% (62) 23.1% (499) 2.99 (2.07, 4.30)
Phobia 28.5% (37) 7.87% (170) 4.84 (3.19, 7.35)
Separation Anxiety Disorder 32.3% (42) 15.9% (343) 2.54 (1.72, 3.76)
General Anxiety Disorder 16.2% (21) 5.6% (121) 2.95 (1.75, 4.96)
Major Depressive Disorder 16.9% (22) 4.9% (105) 3.86 (2.31, 6.37)
Externalizing Disorders 20.0% (26) 8.0% (173) 2.84 (1.78, 4.54)
Oppositional Defiant Disorder 13.9% (18) 4.4% (95) 3.35 (1.93, 5.82)
Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder 10.0% (13) 4.2% (91) 2.37 (1.26, 4.46)
Conduct Disorder 12.3% (16) 3.9% (85) 3.63 (2.04, 6.46)
  1. *Adjusted for sex and age of the child.
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