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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the sample

From: There is more to mental illness than negative affect: comprehensive temperament profiles in depression and generalized anxiety

  Control MD GAD Comorbid
All age groups 291 121 165 110
 M/F, N 128/163 50/71 72/93 44/66
 Meanage 43.33 57.35 33.58 45.18
 SDage 22.07 11.48 18.38 14.45
Age < 25, N 74 0 66 0
 M/F, N 30/44 0 29/37 0
 Meanage 20.38 0 20.07 0/0
 SDage 2.08 0 1.92 0/0
Age 25–45, N 88 36 62 58
 M/F, N 35/53 17/19 30/32 29/29
 Meanage 34.18 33.25 34.55 33.83
 SDage 6.25 5.64 5.86 5.52
Age 46–65, N 70 42 37 52
 M/F, N 30/40 16/26 13/24 15/37
 Meanage 54.80 56.12 55.76 55.15
 SDage 5.91 5.19 6.00 5.75
Age 66–84 59 43 0 0
 M/F, N 33/26 17/26 0 0
 Meanage 76.79 75.76 0 0
 SDage 5.98 5.77 0 0
Range of tests scores:
 BDI 1–20 28–60 4–28 29–63
 HDI 1–15 20–50 2–22 20–50
 SCL-90D 1–20 31–52 13–20 32–52
 BAI 1–21 6–21 22–41 22–42
 STAI-S 20–39 26–48 50–78 60–79
 SCL-90A 1–15 12–24 25–40 26–40
  1. BDI Beck Depression Inventory-II [64], HDI Hamilton Depression Inventory [65], SCL-90D(A) Symptom CheckList-90, Depression (or Anxiety) scale [66], BAI Beck Anxiety Inventory [67], STAI-S State Trait Anxiety Inventory, S form [68]