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Table 2 Correct recognition and treatment recommendations of vignette overall and by urban and rural residence

From: Understanding the public’s profile of mental health literacy in China: a nationwide study

Recognition - Vignette Type
  Urban % Rural % All % (N)
Panel A: General Recognition (Mental Illness)
 For Both Disorders (N = 1812) 39.7a 29.2a 32.6 (590)a
 For Schizophrenia Vignette (N = 789) 32.1 25.9 27.9 (244)
 For Depression Vignette (N = 548) 47.4a 32.3a 36.9 (346)a
Panel B: Exact Recognition
 For Both Disorders (N = 1812) 23.3a 16.4a 18.6 (337)a
 For Schizophrenia Vignette (N = 789) 8.7 12.4 11.2 (98)
 For Depression Vignette (N = 548) 38.0a 20.0a 25.5 (239)a
Panel C: Will Not Improve on Its Own
 For Both Disorders (N = 1712) 41.2a 34.2a 36.4 (624)a
 For Schizophrenia Vignette (N = 830) 39.9 34.2 36.1 (300)
 For Depression Vignette (N = 882) 42.6a 34.2a 36.7 (324)a
  Urban \( \overline{x} \) (SD) Rural \( \overline{x} \) (SD) All \( \overline{x} \) (SD)
Panel D: Recommend Medical Doctor
 For Both Disorders (N = 1777) 6.41 (2.75) 6.44 (2.77) 6.43 (2.76)
 For Schizophrenia Vignette (N = 856) 6.61 (2.77) 6.90 (2.63) 6.80 (2.68)
 For Depression Vignette (N = 921) 6.22 (2.71) 6.02 (2.82) 6.08 (2.79)
Panel E: Recommend Mental Health Professional
 For Both Disorders (N = 1758) 7.91 (2.59)a 7.41 (2.71)a 7.57 (2.68)a
 For Schizophrenia Vignette (N = 854) 7.33 (2.88)a 6.84 (3.04)a 7.00 (3.00)a
 For Depression Vignette (N = 904) 8.51 (2.09)a 7.93 (2.25)a 8.11 (2.22)a
Panel F: Recommend Psychiatrist
 For Both Disorders (N = 1742) 6.13 (3.29) 6.07 (3.24) 6.09 (3.26)
 For Schizophrenia Vignette (N = 840) 5.57 (3.42) 5.57 (3.41) 5.57 (3.41)
 For Depression Vignette (N = 902) 6.68 (3.05) 6.53 (3.02) 6.58 (3.03)
  1. Note: N number of subjects, % percentage, \( \overline{\boldsymbol{x}} \)= mean, and SD standard deviation; aChi-square Test/ANOVA, p < 0.05