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Table 1 Description of the sample of Kosovo emigrants (N = 51)

From: Obsessive-compulsive and posttraumatic stress symptoms among civilian survivors of war

Variable N (%) M (SD) Range
Gender - male 28 (54.9 %)   
Age (years)   43.0 (5.4) 32–54
Working (full-time or part-time) 32 (62.7 %)   
Education (years)   9.29 (4.46) 0–20
Time since immigration (years)   11.3 (1.4) (6–13)
OCD overall severity   32.63 (13.14) 18–90
 Washing   6.24 (2.78) 3–15
 Obsessions   6.12 (3.96) 3–15
 Hoarding   5.37 (3.09) 3–15
 Ordering   4.88 (2.62) 3–15
 Checking   5.25 (2.60) 3–15
 Mental neutralizing   4.76 (2.39) 3–15
Number of TLE   10.3 (4.9) 2–28
PTSD severity   12.4 (13.1) 0–51
Depression   3.7 (1.9) 1–4
Diagnoses    
 Probable diagnosis of OCD 18 (35.3)   
 Probable diagnosis of PTSD 20 (39.2)   
 Clinically relevant depression 23 (45.1)   
  1. Notes: TLE traumatic life event types (experienced and/or witnessed; HTQ and PDS), OCD obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCI-R), PTSD posttraumatic stress disorder (PDS); depression: HSCL-25