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Table 1 Comparisons of mean AADS score in socio-demographic characteristics stratified by gender

From: What are the factors associated with depressive symptoms among orphans and vulnerable children in Cambodia?

   Boys Girls
   n (%) Mean p-value n (%) Mean p-value
Age        
  11-12 102 (33.7) 46.2 0.534 90 (29.7) 43.8 0.002
  13-14 138 (45.5) 47.9   116 (38.3) 46.9  
  15-16 49 (16.2) 47.4   76 (25.1) 45.6  
  17-18 14 (4.6) 50.3   21 (6.9) 55.5  
Self-reported HIV Status        
  Positive 64 (21.1) 48.3 0.763 52 (17.2) 46.2 0.479
  Negative 231 (76.2) 47.1   240 (79.2) 46.5  
  Don’t know 8 (2.6) 47.8   11 (3.6) 41.6  
Orphan Status        
  Non-orphan 184 (60.7) 47.9 0.392 176 (58.1) 46.2 0.076
  Single orphan 93 (30.7) 47.1   89 (29.4) 44.6  
  Double orphan 26 (8.6) 44.6   38 (12.5) 50.3  
Regularly taken care of siblings and younger relatives younger than five years Yes 103 (34.0) 48.1 0.471 106 (35.0) 48.6 0.018
No 200 (66.0) 47.0   197 (65.0) 45.0  
Have enough food to eat in the past 6 months Yes 286 (94.4) 47.2 0.239 279 (92.1) 45.3 <0.001
No 17 (5.6) 50.6   24 (7.9) 57.3  
Have been very sick in the past 6 months Yes 113 (37.3) 49.7 0.008 106 (35.0) 50.2 <0.001
No 190 (62.7) 46.0   197 (65.0) 44.1  
  1. AADS Asian Adolescent Depression Scale