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Table 1 Diagnoses in different diagnostic categories

From: Gender differences in psychiatric diagnoses in older people with intellectual disability: a register study

  Women Men
n (%) n (%)
One diagnosis 465 (72) 529 (73)
 Affective disorder 155 (24) 138 (19)
 Anxiety disorder 89 (14) 105 (14)
 Dementia 87 (13) 61 (8)
 Personality disorder 3 (0) 5 (1)
 Psychotic disorder 108 (17) 145 (20)
 Alcohol/substance use related disorder 23 (4) 75 (10)
Two diagnoses 136 (21) 140 (19)
Three diagnoses 34 (5) 42 (6)
Four diagnoses 12 (2) 13 (2)
Five diagnoses 2 (0) 1 (0)
  1. Number and type of psychiatric diagnoses in inpatient or outpatient specialist care during 2002–2012 among 3609 women and 4327 men with intellectual disability aged 44 years or more in 2002