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Table 1 Prevalence of depressive disorders in 2427 16–18 years-old adolescents in Greece, by gender

From: Depression in late adolescence: a cross-sectional study in senior high schools in Greece

  Total Female Male
N a (%) 95 % CI b N a (%) 95 % CI b N a (%) 95 % CI b
Depressive episode according to ICD-10 246 (5.7 %) 194 (8.9 %) 52 (2.6 %)
4.9 % - 6.6 % 7.5 % - 10.4 % 1.9 % - 3.5 %
Depressive symptomsc 643 (17.4 %), 472 (24 %) 171 (11 %)
15.8 % - 19.2 % 21.6 % - 26.7 % 9 % - 13.3 %
  1. aActual number of observations; percentages are weighted to take into account the stratified random sampling procedure; b CI: Confidence Interval; cDepressive symptoms: Experiencing depressive mood and depressive ideas but not meeting full criteria for ICD-10 depressive episode (see methods)